Thursday, March 27, 2014

"Actor Lee Min Ho earns praises for handshaking fans despite of tight security" plus 23 more

"Actor Lee Min Ho earns praises for handshaking fans despite of tight security" plus 23 more


Actor Lee Min Ho earns praises for handshaking fans despite of tight security

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 07:57 AM PDT



Actor Lee Min Ho earns extra respect and praises for reaching out to fans to give handshakes despite of the tight security.

Lee Min Ho arrived at Gimpo International Airport on March 27 in the afternoon to depart for Yokohama, Japan where he is scheduled to hold a fanmeeting.

The actor arrived surrounded with many suited-bodyguards since flock of fans came to send him off. Despite of the tight security, Lee Min Ho reaches out his hand ignoring his bodyguard to grant the fans' handshake request.

Photos of him smiling warmly while shaking fans' hands were uploaded and impress netizens. A particular photo of a mother-fan who is even holding a baby on her chest displayed a heartwarming atmosphere.

Netizens commented,"How can be this person so perfect? Good looks, talented and has a big heart.","It's alright not to shake hand just smile but he still did it, so proud of you!","What a kind being.","I am very proud to be your fan.","He is very respectful."and so on.

Meanwhile, Lee Min Ho is holding a two-day fanmeeting in Yokohama, Japan as the final stop of his Asia tour.





Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net
Source: 1,2,

BEAST are classy for their promotional photos for 'BEAST Showtime'

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 07:15 AM PDT



BEAST are the next in line for MBC evety1's 'Beast Showtime' after 'EXO Showtime' last year.

The photos might be mistaken as their comeback concept as they are looking preppy and handsome in their suits and vests. The members strike charismatic poses during the photoshoot.

Meanwhile, Beast's Showtime titled 'SHOWTIME - The Burning Beast' premieres its first episode of April 10. Check out the photos below:









Actor Lee Jong Suk is criticized for refusing to accept fan's gift

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 07:40 AM PDT



[Updated with video below]Lee Jong Suk is causing controversy for his 'unkind' attitude towards a fan at Incheon airport.

Actor Lee Jong Suk appeared at Incheon Airport on March 27 to depart for Hongkong. He is invited to attend the opening of 'Hugo Boss' store.

According to Sports Chosun, upon his arrival, Lee Jong Suk is approached by a fan and tried to hand her gift to the actor, but Lee Jong Suk appeared to be displeased and refused to accept the gift while pulling his arm. Moreover, the manager beside him is surprised and seemed embarrassed and pulled the actor away.

Photos of him were uploaded on the internet and netizens reacted, "It seemed like Lee Jong Suk is the one who got surprised.","No matter how busy you are, you should at least accept the gift.","The fan seemed pulling his arm and Lee Jong Suk pulled it away.","He must be in a hurry,","It's just  a photo, we didn't know what really happened." and so on.

What is your take on this? See the photos and video below and tell us your opinion by commenting:








Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net
Sources: 1, 2, 3



SPEED release practice video for 'Zombie Party'

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 06:15 AM PDT



SPEED release the dance practice video of their latest single 'Zombie Party'.

Minus the zombie outfits and smokey make up, the boys perfectly executed their choreography. The members are obviously having fun with their flawless dance moves and formations.

Be impressed and watch below:


ZE:A's Hyungsik releases MV for 'Bonnie & Clyde' musical OST

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 05:26 AM PDT



ZE:A's Park Hyungsik who recast as Clyde in the upcoming musical 'Bonnie & Clyde' releases an MV for 'Tomorrow Comes' as part of its OST.

Taken from a recording studio, Hyungsik sings emotionally. He also expresses what he feels about his character and more.

Meanwhile,the musical 'Bonnie and Clyde' starts to hit the theaters starting on April 15 to June 29 with Key, Hyungsik, Eom Ki Hoon, and Enok as Clyde and Kahi, Oh So Yeon as Bonnie.

Watch below:


Super Junior-M come back with 'Swing' on M!Countdown

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 04:43 AM PDT



Super junior-M start their Korean promotion with a comeback performance at M!Countdown today.

Super Junior-M sing the Korean version of 'Swing' for the first time and perform a lively and energetic stage. During the interview with MCs, Kyuhyun and Henry even treat fans with a live performance exciting the audience.

Watch their comeback performance below:


MBLAQ 'Be A Man' on M! Countdown

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 03:45 AM PDT



MBLAQ performed their latest songs Be A Man and Key on M! Countdown, check out their manly performance below:

140327 2NE1 won first place on M! Countdown

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 03:40 AM PDT


2NE1 won first place on M! Countdown aired earlier today.

Check out their performance below

Kim Soo Hyun to become the new model for Coca-Cola in China

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 02:44 AM PDT


On March 27th, Kim Soo Hyun's agency revealed that the actor was recently chosen as the new model for Coca-Cola in China market.

It was said that both sides came to an oral agreement and currently they are preparing for the final phase of the contract. Kim Soo Hyun will start filming this May and the CF will be aired later in China.

Also he recently was chosen along with Jun Ji Hyun to endorse for Samsung Electronics in China. Thanks to the success of "You Who Came From The Stars", Kim Soo Hyun has risen as one of the top Hallyu Stars in Asia.

TINT say 'Wolf Is Stupid' in new MV

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 01:23 AM PDT



Girl group TINT release the full MV of their new song Wolf Is Stupid.

Teen Top's Chunji is featured in the MV, watch below

#BigBang100M Big Bang's 'Fantastic Baby' MV reaches 100 million views

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 01:18 AM PDT


On March 27th, it was reported that Big Bang's "Fantastic Baby" MV officially surpassed 100 million views on Youtube.

The MV was uploaded on March 6th, 2012. This achievement marks "Fantastic Baby" as the 4th Korean MV to have more than 100 million viewers, after PSY "Gangnam Style" and "Gentleman", and Girls' Generation "Gee".

"Fantastic Baby" is one of the title songs in Big Bang's 5th mini album "ALIVE". The song has received much love from fans ever since it was released thanks to its fast and intense beat, and also the dynamic choreography.

The group is said to release a new album this summer, but prior to that the members are busy with their individual activities. T.O.P is filming for the movie "Tazza 2", Seungri is also filming for SBS' drama "Angel Eyes", Daesung will hold an Arena Tour in Japan in June and Taeyang is preparing for his upcoming solo album.

Lee Seung Gi performs at Lee Sun Hee's showcase

Posted: 27 Mar 2014 12:30 AM PDT


On March 25th, Lee Seung Gi attended Lee Sun Hee's comeback showcase at the Woori Financial Art Hall in Seoul Olympic Park to celebrate her 30th anniversary and the release of her 15th album 'Serendipity'.

At the showcase, Lee Seung Gi performed Lee Sun Hee's debut title track, 'For J', showing his support for his mentor, Lee Sun Hee.

Lee Seung Gi shared, "Lee Sun Hee sunbaenim showed what it means to be in the long run for 30 years. It is an honor to take part in this event. I hope she would keep singing for a very long time"

Meanwhile, Lee Sun Hee will have solo concert in Seoul on April 19th and 20th.

Jenny@dkpopnews

TROY Profile

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 11:30 PM PDT


Group name: TROY
Label: Brand new music
Debut date: March 14, 2014
Debut song: Green light

MEMBER PROFILE


Birth Name: Lee Jae Woong
Stage Name: Jaewoong
Birthday: October 16, 1981
Position: Rapper
Height: 176 cm
Weight: 70 kg
Twitter: @jwsnow81


Birth Name: Joo Chang Woo
Stage Name: Changwoo
Birthday: January 7, 1983
Position: Rapper, Vocalist
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 69 kg
Twitter: @drjujo


Birth Name: Kwon Ki Bum
Stage Name: Bumkey
Birthday: September 22, 1984
Position: Leader, Main Vocalist
Height: 172 cm
Weight: 63 kg
Twitter: @BUMKEY

-He is a former member of 2winS
-He debuted as a solo singer in 2010 featuring on Tablo's solo album


Birth Name: Choi Kwang Ryul
Stage Name: Kanto
Birthday: May 23, 1994
Position: Rapper, Maknae
Height: 181 cm
Weight: 68 kg
Twitter: @kanto94

-He debuted as a solo singer in 2013 with his song "What You Want" ft. Infinite's Sunggyu

Their debut song:


Sunny reaches one million followers on Instagram

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Girls' Generation's Sunny has reached 1 million followers milestone on her Instagram. 

Sunny is following Taeyeon and Yuri to a group of "millionaires" on Instagram. Sunny's Instagram is a must-have for any SNSD fans as well as other kpop lovers. She keeps updating with many cute selcas, moments and proof shots with other celebrity friends.

Have you followed her yet?

Jenny@dkpopnews

Girls' Generation's Sunny kisses Rio 2's Jewel

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 10:57 PM PDT


Girls' Generation's Sunny revealed some adorable photos recently after being confirmed to dub for Rio 2.

She poses with Jewel in her latest photo and left a message on her Instagram. She wrote, "Did the dubbing for Rio 2, the movie is interesting and watching it is even better. See you at the theaters next month..XOXO"'

Fans commented, "So cute","Sunny and Jewel" and etc.



2PM's Junho to hold second solo tour in Japan

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 09:46 PM PDT


Junho will meet his Japanese fans again through second solo tour in July

After releasing a solo album and also held a solo concert in Japan last year, Junho will be touring around Japan again starting from July 3rd & 4th in Sapporo, following with Fukuoka on July 14th and 15th, Nagoya on July 17th and 18th, Osaka on July 24th and 25th, Tokyo on July 31st and August 1st.

Especially, the last 2 days of his second tour August 12th and 13th will be held at Nippon Budokan in Tokyo. 2PM also held their "SIX BEAUTIFUL DAYS" concert there last year for 6 days, proving the group's popularity in Japan.

In addition, Junho's first solo tour concert DVD will be released on June 18th, while 2PM is currently preparing for their comeback in April.

AA's Aoora releases 19+ MV teaser for 'Body Party'

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 08:50 PM PDT



The main vocalist of boy group AA is going solo and will release a sexy digital single rated 19+ 'Body Party'.

When they rated it 19+, the short MV teaser unveils comically sexual art which seems to be a body and the numbers '69' inscribed in it with some moaning sound as background music.

Are you anticipating Aoora's solo comeback? Watch the MV teaser below:


F.Cuz release comeback MV 'One Love'

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 08:16 PM PDT



F.Cuz are finally back into Kpop after a two year- long hiatus as they release their single and MV for 'One Love'.Moreover, the boys are also scheduled to perform their comeback stage at M!Countdown today.

For their song, composers from Korea, USA, and Japan have united to produce a rap song which showcases the vocal power of the members.

F.Cuz are currently under Tunes Will Entertainment, and have been very active in Japan for the last years so for this comeback, expect more domestic activities from the group who you've missed so much.

Watch their MV below:


Lee Minho, Park Shinhye, EXO, & Eru to star in Lotte's Music Video

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 08:09 PM PDT



Lotte Duty Free is releasing its 2014 music video 'New Dream Journey' featuring their top stars this year including Lee Minho, Park Shin Hye, EXO, and Eru.

In the MV teaser released through their official Youtube channel, they released some BTS clips from the shooting. The MV will be released on April 21.

Recently, they also released a teaser showing Jang Geun Seuk coupled with Park Shin Hye for their 'Dream Journey in Jeju'. Moreover, adding to the growing list of popular stars, is Kim Soo Hyun.

Watch the MV teaser below in different languages:


NU'EST dance to their sunbaenims' 'Catallena'

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 07:46 PM PDT



NU'EST members tried their dancing skills to their sunbaenim Orange Caramel's 'Catallena'.

The boys gathered around a table playing a 'point pitch' game from the word 'Catallena'. Apparently, some members got their tongues twisted and failed. Therefore, as a punishment, they have to do some point dance steps  from the 'Catallena' choreography.

Check out who got punished below and would this be a hint for a comeback?


Hyuna & Rita Ora get closer in preview photos for 'Funny or Die'

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 06:56 PM PDT



4-minute Hyuna is reported to work with British singer and actress Rita Ora for 'Funny or Die' video from Be Funny studios.

Prior to that, preview photos have been released. In the photos, the two sexy ladies are seen having fun and apparently have gotten closer.

What kind of video are they working on?



A Pink release comeback teaser for 'Pink Blossom' album

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 06:46 PM PDT

A Pink's comeback is just around the corner.

The girls teased again with the release of the video teaser of their upcoming album, the full MV of their title track Mr. Chu will be released on 31st March.

Check out the teaser below

f(x)'s Luna, DJ DOC's Jung Jae Yong, Park Jae Min are new MCs for 'Dance Battle Korea'

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 05:43 PM PDT


On March 26th, MBC Music's "Dance Battle Korea" revealed that f(x)'s Luna, DJ DOC's Jung Jae Yong, B-boy T.I.P Crew's Park Jae Min are chosen as the new MCs for the show.

Luna is said to be especially interested in street dance and even took lessons from famous b-boy groups. Park Jae Min who is already well-known since he has hosted many tv shows before and he was also one of the members on "Dream Team".

For the show, there will be 8 b-boy teams to participate in a survival battle. The first broadcast will be on April 15th at 7pm.

VIXX's Hongbin is cast for SBS' new drama 'Glorious Day'

Posted: 26 Mar 2014 05:16 PM PDT


On March 26th, Jelly Fish Entertainment revealed that VIXX's Hongbin was cast for SBS' new weekend drama "Glorious Day".

The agency said,"He recently auditioned for the drama. His result was good so his appearance was finalized"

Hongbin will play as a high school student named Jung Hee Joo who is also a fitting model, and he will act along with Rainbow's Woori and Apink's Naeun. Hongbin has been steadily studying acting before debut and he has been practicing while doing activities as a singer after that.

"Glorious Day" is about a single mother of three daughters who has been struggling to marry her daughters to decent husbands. Kim Mi Sook will play the mother who is also a novelist, Hwang Woo Seul Hye will play as the first daughter, Park Se Young as the second daughter and Woori as the third daughter.

"Glorious Day" will be broadcast on April 5th every Saturday - Sunday at 8:40pm.