Sunday, May 25, 2014

"Girl's Day's Minah shares a photo with g.o.d's Kim Tae Woo" plus 23 more

"Girl's Day's Minah shares a photo with g.o.d's Kim Tae Woo" plus 23 more


Girl's Day's Minah shares a photo with g.o.d's Kim Tae Woo

Posted: 25 May 2014 08:34 AM PDT


Minah proves herself as a true fan of g.o.d.

On May 24th, she updated her Twitter,"It seems like yesterday that I was listening to god sunbaenim's song while studying with my friends" and uploaded a new photo.

In the photo, Minah and Kim Tae Woo looking straight at the camera and showed off their bright smile. Minah's cute and youthful appearance and Kim Tae Woo's friendly attitude towards his junior have attracted much attention from netizen.

Meanwhile, Girl's Day will make their comeback next month while g.o.d will release a new album in July.

Chanyeol says Yunho gave advices to each member on the first day of their concert

Posted: 25 May 2014 06:46 AM PDT




SM artists are really supportive to each other.

On May 25th, EXO held a press conference prior to the last day of their concert "EXO FROM. EXOPLANET #1 -THE LOST PLANET-".

During the press conference, the members showed their grateful attitude to all the fans especially to their seniors from SM family. Chanyeol said,"Yunho sunbae called us and gave his advices to each member before the concert. He told us not to get too excited on the first day of the concert and said it will become a good show if we can enjoy it with the fans. We're really thankful for that"

In particular, Shindong also presented at the press conference and served as the MC. Kai mentioned him during his turn,"Shindong sunbae came to our concert yesterday and said "You did well" as his compliment. I always went to see sunbaes' shows before so this time it feels a little bit different"

Suho said,"We have received a lot of encouragement from BoA, Yunho, SHINee, f(x) and many other SM artists sunbaes so we're very thankful to them" In addition, after Seoul, EXO will proceed with their first solo concert tour in many countries includes Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Osaka, Singapore, Bangkok, Manila, Jakarta and more majors cities in Asia.

Son Dam Bi reveals her diet methods

Posted: 25 May 2014 05:24 AM PDT


Son Dam Bi said the method to keep her body fit is dancing.

On May 24th, KBS' "Entertainment Weekly" visited Son Dam Bi during the shooting for a new CF for Kellogg's Special K and she has captured everyone's attention thanks to her glamorous body line.

The MC then asked her about the secret to keep her body i shape, she replied,"Because I usually dance a lot so I don't need a separate diet. But if I don't adjust my diet then it would be hard to lose weights even through exercise"

Son Dam Bi was also asked about her future activities, to this she said,"Since I haven't made any comeback in 2 years so there's much trouble choosing a new song","I will be able to meet with all of you soon"

Sistar’s Soyou gets reactions for her bare face on 'I Live Alone'

Posted: 25 May 2014 04:00 AM PDT



Sistar's Soyou's face without make up was shown on MBC's variety program 'I Live Alone.'

Her co-stars No Hongchul and Yook Joowan, and Defcon gave their reaction with what they saw. Yook Joowan said, "Is that really Soyou?" No Hongchul commented, "Who is that really?".

However, Soyou is abrupt in saving herself saying, "Don't I look innocent and alright?" 

What do you think of Soyou's bare face?

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Donga Sports

2NE1’s Bom uploads a selca with 'Roommate'

Posted: 25 May 2014 03:30 AM PDT



2NE1's Bom uploaded a selfie on her Instagram.

The photo showed Bom with her fellow 'Roommate' members Seo Kangjun and Park Minwoo. Bom and Kangjun posed with their best smile, while Minwoo did his best to be captured as well.

Bom wrote, "With Kangjun-ie ^____^ Ft. With our Minwoo behind us ㅋㅋㅋ".

SBS' 'Roommate' airs every Sunday.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Park Bom's IG

Hong Daekwang doesn't eat to lose weight

Posted: 25 May 2014 03:00 AM PDT





Hong Daekwang appeared on SBS variety program, 'Challenge 1000 Songs.'

MC Lee Hweejae noticed that Hong Daekwang lost weight since he auditioned on 'Superstar K.' Hong Daekwang revealed that he tried lots of dieting techniques, but all failed. He shared that he did No Hongchul's almond diet and IU's apples, sweet potatoes, and protein shakes diet, but he was unsuccessful in losing weight.

When he was asked on what he did to lose such significant weight, he said, "I just did not eat." Upon hearing that, MC Ida Daussy jokingly commented, "If you keep doing that, you'll die!" 

Hong Daekwang had his debut in March with his first album entitled 'Thank You My Love.'

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Herald Corp

Actress Kim Heesun uploads photos on Weibo

Posted: 25 May 2014 02:30 AM PDT



Actress Kim Heesun updated fans with the photos above she posted on Weibo.

The photos are from Kim Heesun's photo shoot. She said, "Haven't seen you in a while! How are you doing? I'm in Voll right now. How's the scenery of the photos?"

What do you think of her photos?

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Sina

KARA shows as a 3-member group in their annual fan meeting, apologizing to fans

Posted: 25 May 2014 02:00 AM PDT



On the fan meeting of KARA held on May 24th at the Blue Square Samsung Card Hall, KARA members took this opportunity to talk with their fans regarding the issue of getting a new member.

It's the first time that KARA was seen as a three-member group only after Sunghee, Nicole and Jiyoung left the group. Their fans are really opposing the move of DSP Media in getting a new member through an audition called 'KARA Project,' which will be aired on MBC music on May 27th.

The fans showed the intensity of their opposition with a banner saying "We oppose the addition of a new KARA member" hung near the office of DSP Media. However, DSP Media is firm with their decision, and went ahead with the release of teasers of seven trainees, or 'Baby KARA' members.

As reported by a fan who attended the event, Gyuri apologized sincerely to their fans who are hurting due to the disappointing news. She said that they are doing their best not to put salt on the wound. She asked the fans to trust the current three members.

Seungyeon said that it's heartbreaking to see close people to them leaving, and she's sorry for bringing bad news almost every year.

Hara couldn't help but to cry in front of their fans after expressing her feelings.

Meanwhile, just like the previous annual fan meetings, all ticket profits were donated to charities and organizations which help teens.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Star News

EXO to have concert in various Asian cities!

Posted: 25 May 2014 01:30 AM PDT



EXO revealed the countries that they are going to visit for their 'EXO FROM. EXOPLANET #1 - THE LOST PLANET' concert.

In their press conference, they announced that they are going to Manila, Tokyo, Singapore, Shanghai, Bangkok, Beijing, Jakarta, Osaka and other Asian cities.

Anticipate them, and watch out for details.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Star News

Where did Sandara park go during her short stay in Philippines?

Posted: 25 May 2014 02:20 AM PDT



During 2NE1's Dara's visit in the Philippines, she really took her time to spend a quality one with her old friends, on her mother station ABS-CBN, with Filipino Blackjacks and herself.

Let's go back on where did Sandara park during her stay in her second home---the Philippines.

Dara arrived in the Philippines two days ahead of her fellow members. On May 14th, Dara posted a tweet that really excite her Daralings.



On the night of the same day, she went back to ABS-CBN to have an interview with her former mentor on Star Circle Quest, Boy Abunda, and Ms. Kris Aquino on their 15-minute talk show 'Aquino and Abunda Tonight.' On the show, Dara revealed a lot. Catch her revelations on these 123.


Then, she taped an episode with her new-found friend Vice Ganda on the latter's show entitled 'Gandang Gabi Vice.' On the show, she reunited with some of her batchmates from Star Circle Quest. Dara thought them the choreo of 'Come Back Home.' Her ex-boyfriend even gave her a message. See her photos on GGV here.





On May 15th, Dara appeared live on ABS-CBN's noontime show 'It's Showtime' where she had mingled with the hosts, audience and her two lucky fans. Read here.

After that, she had an interview on Pinoy Big Brother's afternoon segment called 'Uber.' #uberSANDARA trended number one nationwide and worldwide which just showed how Dara is supported and loved by her Filipino fans. She posted a tweet while she was on the set of the always-trending 'Uber.'


Then, Dara went inside the house of 'Pinoy Big Brother' for the second time. Read here 1, 2, 3.

On May 16th, CL, Bom and Minzy joined Dara. They had their press conference at Shangrila Mall East Atrium. 2NE1 had a party held for them by the Filipino fast food Jollibee. Dara, CL and Minzy had a dance showdown with Jollibee. Watch Dara vs Jollibee, vs CL, vs Minzy.

Jollibee thanked 2NE1 on a tweet saying, "Thank you for having a Jollibee Party, @krungy21! We hope you enjoyed! :) #2NE1JollibeeParty"


The next day was the phenomenal 'ALL OR NOTHING' in Manila which was attended by her personal friends in Philippine showbiz and the Filipino Blackjacks.

After their very tiring but fulfilling concert, Dara and CL went to Tagaytay, Philippines to have some vacation. The two spent time together doing extreme activities. Aslo, Dara spent her last days in Ph having dinner with her friends. See the photos on her IG.

Before she left for AON Malaysia, Dara posted a series of tweets expressing her sadness.

She said, "I remember my line from Because of U movie. Taxi driver: Going home Mam? Dara: No..leaving home... :( actually I'm going already but"



She continued, "I'm leaving home at the same time. It's too good to have two home but it's saddening also. Because I will miss you all :)"


She bade goodbye saying, "Thank you very much blackjack PH!!! I love you all!!! It's more fun in the Philippines!!!"

One tweet said, "Thank you @StarCinema for the new movies!!! :) I won't forget speaking Tagalog because of these dvds! Yeah hey!"


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: ABS CBN Online, @krungy21, instagram.com/daraxxi

Yoo Hee Yeol Profile

Posted: 25 May 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Real name: Yoo Hee Yeol (유희열)
Born: April 19, 1971
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Education:  Seoul National University (major in composition)
Height: 173cm
Debut year: 1994
Band: Toy
Occupation: singer, songwriter, composer, pianist, MC, radio DJ,...

- In 1994 he started the band Toy as a duo with Yoon Jeong Oh. But after releasing Toy's first album, Yoon Jeong Oh left the band to study overseas and You Hee-yeol joined the navy for his mandatory military service. Since 1996, Toy became a one-man band with You Hee Yeol as the sole member
- He hosts his own show named "Yoo Hee Yeol's sketchbook" and is a judge of Kpop Star 3

His recent piano performance:


KARA's 'Secret Love' drama to air on June 13

Posted: 24 May 2014 11:30 PM PDT


Back in 2013, five KARA members including Gyuri, Hara, Seungyeon, Jiyoung, and Nicole were chosen to star in the five-part romantic melodrama called "Secret Love". 

The drama consists of 5 episodes, focusing on the ups-and-downs of love relationships such as a first love, breakups, secret crushes, etc.  Each episode features a member of KARA, teamed up with a leading man. The male casts are Yeon Woo Jin, Bae Soo Bin, Ji Chang Wook, Kim Young Kwang and Lee Kwang Soo. 

"Secret Love" was produced by famous director Kim Kyu Tae, the one behind the success of "That Winter The Wind Blows and "Padam, Padam".

The drama is set to air in Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and other Asian countries. It will start on Korean screen through Drama Cube channel from June 13th.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Epik High's colaboration song with Zhou Bi Chang tops Chinese music chart

Posted: 24 May 2014 11:00 PM PDT


On May 19, Epik High's collaboration track with Chinese singer Zhou Bi Chang, 'With You', debuted at no.1 on music charts in China.

'With You' tops Weibo Weekly Music Chart for the week of May 16th ~ 22nd, and ranked no.2 and no.3 on QQ Music and Baidu Music Chart respectively.

'With You' is the remake of 'Babo', a song in the 'Epilogue' album of Epik High released in 2010. Zhou Bi Chang is the replacement of Bumkey, who sang the chorus before. 

Epik High and Zhou Bi Zhang met for the first time through the event held in Shanghai last year, as they were all impressed by each others' performances, they promised to make a new song together, and that's why Zhou Bi Chang visited Seoul to finish the recording in March.

Meanwhile, Zhou Bi Chang debuted through an audition program in China in 2005, and she still has a good career now.

Jenny@dkpopnews



2NE1's CL releases CF for Glaceau Vitamin Water

Posted: 24 May 2014 09:28 PM PDT



2NE1 releases the CF of Glaceau Vitamin Water, watch below as she shows her baddest female swag in the CF:




Super Junior’s Heechul wishes to play again on League of Legends

Posted: 24 May 2014 10:50 PM PDT



Super Junior's Heechul posted a photo on his Instagram showing his presence on the 2014 League of Legends Champion Springs.

On the photo, he was with Kang Min, one of the judges of the championships, and Lee Seokjin, a representative of the Najin White Shield team. On the text he wrote, he revealed that Park Jungsuk, a coach for an official OGN League of Legends team Najin e-mFire, is his friend. He also said that he played League of Legends before and he wishes to do it again. However, his busy schedule makes this impossible as of now.

Heechul attended to watch Najin Shield vs. Samsung Blue finals.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Heechul IG

Some 'Roommate' members support Chanyeol on EXO's concert

Posted: 24 May 2014 08:30 PM PDT



EXO's Chanyeol was supported by his 'Roommate' family on EXO's three-day first official concert which started on May 23rd.

On the Instagram of one of his roommates comedian Cho Seho, he posted the photo above showing the proof that they really attended EXO's concert to support Chanyeol. He wrote, "Thank you for inviting us to the EXO concert Chanyeol~ Your stages were the best!! See you at home^^~EXO jjang!!"

Cho Seho was with Hong Soohyun, Park Minwoo, Seo Kangjun and Song Gayeon.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Star News

Korean movie 'Obsessed' gains 1M views despite being rated R

Posted: 24 May 2014 08:00 PM PDT



Despite the prevalence of Hollywood films in Korean cinemas, 'Obsessed' managed to capture the hearts of Korean movie enthusiasts.

Eleven days after its release on May 14th, 'Obsessed,' which is top-billed by Song Seung Heon and Lim Jiyeon, surpassed a million views successfully despite its rated R rating due to its erotic scenes.

'Obsessed' is an erotic thriller film written and directed by Kim Dae-woo. The movie is about two committed persons having an illegal passionate affair in a military camp in 1969. Song Seung Heon plays the lead role as Colonel Kim Jin-pyeong. 

Other cast members include Im Ji-yeon as Jong Ga-heun, Jo Yeo-jeong as Lee Sook-jin, Jin-pyeong's wife, On Joo-wan as Kyung Woo-jin, Ga-heun's husband, Yoo Hae-jin as Im, music listening room owner, Jeon Hye-jin, Jung Won-joong, Uhm Tae-gu, Kim Hye-na and Bae Seong-woo.

Congratulations!

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Star News

2PM’s Chansung is dating with Chinese actress Liu Yan?

Posted: 24 May 2014 07:30 PM PDT



We can see 2PM's Chansung on China's reality dating program 'If You Love' with sexy Chinese actress Liu Yan

Liu Yan is ten years older than Chansung, but that didn't hinder the two to get along. According to the report, the two gave each other a present. Chansung gave Liu Yan a pair of silver-colored high heels, which represents Chansung's protection whenever she wears them. Liu didn't forget to bring her gift as well. She gave him a silver necklace. She said that Chansung wore the necklace while filming and he didn't take it off even they finished shooting.

'If You Love' includes Miss A's Fei and chinese actors Sun Jian, Zhang Li and Taiwanese model Sunny Wang.

Anticipate it on May 25th on China's Hubei TV

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Xports News

Super Junior's Donghae promises something if 'God’s Quiz 4' passes 3% rating

Posted: 24 May 2014 07:00 PM PDT



Super Junior's Donghae has a promise to all the viewers of the cable channel OCN's 'God's Quiz 4.'

According to a tweet of one of his co-actors named Gang Sungpil"With my awesome dongseng Donghae~ We will give free hugs at the Paju set if God's Quiz passes 3% viewer rating. I am a witness to this..Wow come out come out~~Our Donghae is so handsome". 

The story of 'God's Quiz 4' revolves around the group of excellent doctors who attempts to solve a mysterious death. The other cast members include Ryu DukhwanYoon Joohee, Rainbow's Kim Jaekyung, and Park Joomyun. It already premiered on May 18 at 11:00 PM.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: No Cut News

4Minute is in Europe for 'Fan Bash in Europe 2014'

Posted: 24 May 2014 06:30 PM PDT



4Minute is in Europe nowadays for their 'Fan Bash in Europe 2014.'

On May 23rd, 4Minute held their first stop at the Club Razzmatazz in Barcelona, Spain. The fans were really enthusiastic and it is shown on the video HyunA posted on her Instagram. See the video here.

Today, 4Minute will hold its concert on their 2nd top at Debaser Medis in Stockholm, Sweden. 

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Star News, instagram.com/hyunah_aa

Lee Hweejae is the new host for 'SNL Korea'

Posted: 24 May 2014 06:00 PM PDT



tvN's 'SNL Korea' 5th season will have its new host.

Lee Hweejae will become the 8th guest host after the appearances of Park Sungwoong, Park Jiyoon, Jung Joonha, Jung Sunghwa, DJ DOC, and Joo Byungjin. 

Lee Hweejae is known for his portrayal as the father of twin boys on 'Superman Returns.' Fans are anticipating him on May 31st.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Star NewsOSEN

Huh Gak & Eunji perform The Man The Woman on Music Travel Yesterday

Posted: 24 May 2014 05:42 PM PDT



Huh Gak and APink's Eunji deliver a soulful performance on Music Travel Yesterday!

They perform The Man The Woman on the show and garner much attention with their perfect live singing ability, enjoy their collaboration below:

After School's Nana is a gorgeous Ceci girl

Posted: 24 May 2014 05:18 PM PDT

After School's Nana graces the June issue of Ceci Magazine.

She's seen posing confidently in her latest photoshoot revealing her curvy and slim waist.

Fans commented, "She's indeed a world beauty", "I want her figure" and etc.

'Good Friends' featuring Lee Kwang Soo, Ji Sung, Joo Ji Hoon to premiere in July

Posted: 24 May 2014 05:08 PM PDT


New movie "Good Friends" starring Lee Kwang Soo, Ji Sung and Joo Ji Hoon has been confirmed to premiere this July.

The movie is directed by Lee Do Yoon. The story is about three men who have been friends since childhood but their friendship started to get conflict between loyalty and suspicion as they got involved in a crime scene.

Ji Sung will play as Hyun Tae who has a strong sense for justice and begins to search for the truth after loosing everything in one moment, Joo Ji Hoon will play as In Chul who wants to keep both his loyalty and also ambition, Lee Kwang Soo will play the role of Min Soo who takes his two friends as his family and gives up everything for them.

Are you anticipating to see more bromance between these 3 hot men?