Sunday, July 6, 2014

"Boyfriend gives out lunchboxes for fans" plus 20 more

"Boyfriend gives out lunchboxes for fans" plus 20 more


Boyfriend gives out lunchboxes for fans

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 08:17 AM PDT


Boyfriend presented a special event to show their gratitude towards the fans.

On July 5th, Boyfriend gifted "BobbyBox" lunchboxes and coffee for the fans who came to support them on MBC's 'Music Core'. Later the boys even held a mini fan meeting and had a fun time with all the fans there.

Boyfriend also wrote a message through their official Twitter,"Was the small gift that we gave out to our fans today delicious??^^ Seeing you all happy makes us full without eating~~ We felt sorry that we were always the ones to receive but finally we can pay it back to you! Let's love even more in the future♡".

Boyfriend is currently promoting for "Obsession" on various music programs.

Park Bom will not participate in the recording for 'Roommate' next week

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 06:44 AM PDT


Due to her recent smuggling controversy, Park Bom will be absent from 'Roommate' recording next week.

On July 5th, YG Entertainment released Park Bom's statement,"I am very sorry to everyone for the great controversy because of me. I don't have the confidence to continue filming for 'Roommate' with how terrible I feel right now".

A rep from SBS also said that even thought Park Bom won't join in the recording next week, but her appearance won't be edited out in the episodes that she already filmed, so the fans can still see her in the upcoming episodes.

Meanwhile, 2NE1 is currently in Japan for their 'AON(All or Nothing)' concert on July 5th and 6th.

Kris and Chinese director Xu Jinglei report to be dating

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 06:08 AM PDT


Kris is currently rumoured to be dating Chinese director and actress Xu Jinglei.

On July 6th, according to media reports in China, Kris and Xu Jinglei are currently dating each other. As for the female director, she has shown her interest in Kris ever since his debut and helped him a lot during his struggling time to leave SM Entertainment. Even thought they have a 16-year age gap but Xu Jinglei is the one that Kris can rely on. Also apparently their relationship is a well-known fact among local entertainment officials.

In addition, Kris is currently staying in Prague, Czech Republic to film for "Somewhere Only We Know" which is directed by Xu Jinglei.

After School's former member Bekah captures moments with Girls’ Generation’s Sooyoung

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 04:00 AM PDT



Former member of After SchoolBekah, uploaded photos on her personal Instagram.

The photo above showed her with Girls' Generation's Sooyoung. It is captioned with, "@syofgg you're a beauty inside & out <3,"

The photos show the cute and wacky sides of these two gorgeous ladies.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

The Korean and new Filipino stars of '49 Days' aka 'Pure Love'

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 03:30 AM PDT



The Philippines is set to air its own version of 2011 Korean drama '49 Days.'

ABS-CBN entitled it as 'Pure Love' because the Philippines doesn't have a '49 days' belief. However, they have this called '40 days' after someone dies. Filipinos believe that the spirit of the dead doesn't go until its 40th.

The story of 'Pure Love' will revolve on the jolly bride-to-be Diane (Alex Gonzaga), who will meet an accident because of Ysabel (Yen Santos) who is a depressed lady who wants to commit suicide. Diane will be in coma. During her state of coma, she will meet the 'Scheduler' (Matt Evans). He will told her that she will still live if she fulfills her mission first. Diane will need to gather three teardrops shed out of pure love by three people within the next 40 days after her accident. Diane will possess the body of Ysabel to complete her task.

The original '49 Days' was aired on ABS-CBN in 2011. 'Pure Love' is top-billed by Alex Gonzaga (as Diane), Yen Santos (as Isabelle), Matt Evans (as Scheduler), Yam Concepcion, Arjo Atayde and Joseph Marco. It will be aired on July 7th.

Let's get to know the original and its new stars who will give life again to the much loved Korean drama, but now will be given a Filipino style of drama.


Shin Ji-hyun/ Diane – Korean actress Nam Gyu Ri played this role in the Korean version. She is known as the former member of SeeYa. She took part in 'Ohlala Couple' in a cameo role and lead the drama 'Cruel City' in 2013. 

Filipino actress Alex Gonzaga will play this role in its new version. She is known being a comedian, but she will prove that she can also do drama just like her sister Toni Gonzaga.


Song Yi-kyung/ Ysabel – On the original version, actress Lee Yo Won played this role. Yo Won is known in her roles as Queen Seondok and in the movie 'May 18.' After filming 'Empire of Gold,' she announced that she is pregnant to her 2nd child and will rest for a while in acting.

In the current version, this role will be done by Yen Santos. Yen was first known in 'Pinoy Big Brother Teen Edition 4' as a housemate. She always has 'Maalaala Mo Kaya' (MMK) episode because of her excellence in acting. Some of the episodes are 'Lubid' (Rope), 'Cellphone' and 'Notebook.'


Kang Min-ho/ Raymond – the original character was Bae So Bin. He is a famous actor in Korea and became the lead in 'Temptation of Angel' and 'Dong Yi.' Recently, he appeared in a drama special together with KARA's  Kang Ji Young.

In ABS-CBN version, it will be portrayed by Arjo Atayde. He was first known as the son of veteran actress Sylvia Sanchez, but made his own name slowly. He led in action-teleserye (drama) of ABS-CBN's 'Dugong Buhay' last year. He also has notable MMK episodes like 'Dos Por Dos' where he played as a gay.


Han Kang/ Dave – Perhaps you are already familiar with the actor who played this role. He is none other than Jo Hyun Jae, he led the drama like 'Forbidden Love,' 'Only You' at 'One Mom and Three Dads' which were aired on ABS-CBN as well. He was last seen this 2014 in the movie 'The Actress is Too Much.'

In the Filipino version, actor Joseph Marco will be playing this role. He was last seen in the Primetime Bida hit 'Honesto.' He's also part in 'Huwag Ka Lang Mawawala' and 'Princess and I.'


Song Yi-soo/ SchedulerJung Il Woo is the original Scheduler. He is known as the lead actor in 'Return of Il Jimae' and one of the famous cast members of 'Flower Boy Ramyun Shop.'

Matt Evans will be the Scheduler in the Filipino version. A former teen housemate, and became a house-hold name as 'Pedro Penduko' in TV. He also played as the young Dante in the recently finished hit drama 'The Legal Wife.'


Shin In-jung/ Kayla – Actress Seo Ji Hye played this. After '49 Days,' she won an Excellence Award for her portrayal in 'The Moon and Stars For You ' in 2012. This 2014, she is the lead actress in drama 'Noblewoman.'

The rookie actress Yam Concepcion will portray this role. She was first seen in the afternoon action-drama 'Dugong Buhay.' 'Pure Love' is her 2nd major project in ABS-CBN.

written & translated by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: ABS-CBN

FIESTAR asks 'FIPA?'

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 03:00 AM PDT



FIESTAR uploaded a video that aims to continue teasing their fans.

The short clip shows the five girls of FIESTAR holding balloons that spells out F.I.P.A. Nothing much was revealed aside from the caption that asks 'FIPA? 1. FIESTAR PAJAMAS, 2. FIESTAR PAPARAZZI, 3. FIESTAR PARTY.'

What do you think FIPA stand for?

Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

SOURCE:  1theK

JYJ releases their 2014 Asia tour schedule

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 02:30 AM PDT



JYJ's Asia tour schedule was released already.

JYJ will be performing in front of their anticipating fans in South Korea, Hong Kong, China, Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailand this August and September. Also, JYJ will be returning this July.

See the schedule below:


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: dbsknights

New male group HALO's leader Ooon is a back up dancer before debut

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 02:00 AM PDT



Recently, it was revealed through photos that the leader of rookie male group HALO named Ooon was a back up dancer for K.Will and SISTAR.

On the photo above, Ooon took a photo with a fellow back up dancer and SISTAR's Dasom. The other photo was with K.Will. It was taken when HALO performed on MBC's 'Show! Music Core' on July 5th. K.Will held HALO's debut album entitled '38℃.'

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

Making-of video of G.NA & Aaron Yan's song '1/2'

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 01:30 AM PDT




Early this year, G.NA performed a duet song with Taiwanese singer-actor and Fahrenheit's member Aaron Yan, for a Taiwanese drama 'Fall in Love With Me'. Their duet OST is titled '1/2'. 

Now, the making-of video was uploaded.

Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

SOURCE: YouTube

Boyfriend’s Donghyun covers Justin Bieber’s 'Beauty and a Beat'

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 01:00 AM PDT



Starship Entertainment uploaded a video of Boyfriend's Donghyun.

Donghyun made his own rendition of Justin Bieber's 'Beauty and a Beat.' This is the part three of Starship TV's 'The Voice' project.

Watch below:


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

SOURCE: starshipTV

WINGS Profile

Posted: 06 Jul 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Group name: WINGS (윙스)
Label: Sony Music Entertainment and and Dal&Byul Music
Debut date: March 12, 2014
Debut song: Hair short

MEMBER PROFILE

Birth Name Kang Ye Seul
Stage Name: Yeseul
Birthday: August 29, 1990
Position: Vocalist
Instagram: @yseulovely
Twitter: @yseulovely

- She was in Nasshow and Lady Jane's MV for Ballerina.


Birth Name: Jin Na Young
Stage Name: Nayoung
Birthday: January 21, 1992
Position: Vocalist
Instagram: @jinna121
Twitter: @jinna1887

Their debut track:


Old photos of AOA's Seolhyun revealed

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 11:30 PM PDT


Recently, some pre-debut photos of AOA's Seolhyun were shared widely on the Internet, drawing much attention.

The photos show a teen girl Seolhyun in a white tank top and grey sweatpants looking active and adorable on stage. That's when she was a middle school student, auditioning to model for Smart School Uniform.

Seolhyun of rising girl group AOA is one of the hottest girl in the K-pop scene. Her old photos also received positive reactions from netizens. They complimented her beauty and nice body figure.

Currently. Seolhyun is promoting AOA's new song "Short hair" with her fellow members on various music programs.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Dongjun, Ken, Hyunyoung and Semi casted in new MBC sitcom

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Recently, it has been reported that four idols ZE:A's Dongjun, VIXX's Ken, RAINBOW's Hyunyoung and Jewelry's Semi would star in new sitcom of MBC named "Boarding House No.24" (temporary name).

A rep of film crew revealed that there would be 6 cast members on the show, but the rest two has not been decided yet. 

The members will be acting as college students with many stories of lives and loves. which reminds viewers of MBC's hit sitcom of the '90s, "Three Guys Three Girls".

The sitcom will have total 12 episodes starting airing in early August on MBC Everyone.

Jenny@dkpopnews 

Lee Boyoung for 'Heren' July issue

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 09:00 PM PDT



Lee Boyoung had her photo shoot for the July edition of 'Heren' magazine.

Her photos show her beauty and elegance with those formal dresses and bags she used.

See some of her photos below:




written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

U-KISS's Soohyun's cover of Lim Changjung’s 'Like a Fool'

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 08:30 PM PDT



U-KISS uploaded a video of one of its member Soohyun.

Soohyun is singing his own interpretation of Lim Changjung's 'Like a Fool.'

Watch his cover below:



The original:


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: U-KISS

g.o.d releases 2 more teasers few days before their comeback

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 08:00 PM PDT



As their comeback is nearing, g.o.d continues to tease their anticipating and longing fans.

On July 4th, g.o.d released two more videos on their official YouTube channel. These videos will surely make you excited for their return. Both videos contain the five members of g.o.d showing their excitement and their craziness through their funny acts.

Also, G.O.D is set to hold their 15th anniversary concert 'GOD 15th Anniversary Reunion Concert' on July 12 and 13 at Jamsil Playground.

g.o.d is composed of Ho-young, Kim Tae-woo, Danny Ahn, Park Joon Hyung and Yoon Kye Sang. They started their career in 1999. g.o.d is set to return this July 8th.

Watch below:





written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

SOURCE: godofficial

Actor Kim Bum to be part of the Chinese version of 'Gossip Girl'

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 07:30 PM PDT



The Chinese adaptation of the well-known American series 'Gossip Girl' is going to be aired this July.

The story of 'Gossip Girl' will be mainly about the generation of young people living in the SNS generation. Actor Kim Bum is going to participate as one of its cast.  He will play as a head of an exceptional restaurant. 

Anticipate him on July 21st through China's QQ.com.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: KBS World

B1A4′s tracklist for 5th mini album 'Solo Day'

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 07:00 PM PDT


B1A4 uploaded the track list of their upcoming 5th mini album 'Solo Day.'

'Solo Day' will consist six songs including 'Solo Day,' 'What Does That Make Me?' 'It's Going Well,' 'A Cup of Water,' 'Drive,' and 'You' featuring Sunmi. The album is set to be released on July 14th.

Also, B1A4 is preparing for their international concert entitled '2014 B1A4 Road trip READY?.' They are going in Taiwan and Shanghai this August, and in Manila on September 6th.

Their Manila concert will happen in Smart Araneta Coliseum at 7:00 PM PST. Tickets my be purchased offline on July 19, 2014 / 1PM-5PM (UTC +8:00) / Gateway Cinema Lobby and online on July 24th/ 10:00 AM (UTC +8:00)/ www.ticketnet.com.ph.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: B1A4 Facebook

Duo Planet Shiver makes you move with their latest song 'Sin' feat. Navi

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 06:30 PM PDT



Recently, duo Planet Shiver came back and released their latest upbeat song entitled 'Sin' featuring Navi.

'Sin' will definitely make you move your feet with its electronic sounds accompanied with electronic guitar and piano.

Planet Shiver is consisted of Philtre and DJ Friz. They do DJing, composing, arranging, and producing. They were discovered by Epik High.


Watch below:


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: 1theK (former

JYJ's Yoochun in 'Happy Camp' preview

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 06:00 PM PDT



In mid-June, an insider from a long-running variety show in China entitled 'Happy Camp' revealed that they invited JYJ's Yoochun as their guest.

The insider shared that Yoochun will be filming for this episode called 'Special Collection of Male Idols' on June 23rd. The episode will be aired on July 12th. 

As of now, a preview of Yoochun's appearance on 'Happy Camp' was uploaded.

'Happy Camp' started airing in 1997 on China's Hunan TV.
Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: YouTube

SHINee's Jonghyun to present his own-composed songs on MBC FM4U 'Blue Night'

Posted: 05 Jul 2014 04:29 PM PDT


SHINee fans are currently rejoying over the news.

Since June 12th, Jonghyun has started a new project on MBC FM4U 'Blue Night' in which he will make songs based on the stories that the listeners have sent in his radio. The songs will be presented through 'Blue Night" broadcast for a week starting from July 7th.

Jonghyun shared, "I have been wondering how to repay all the love and support that I have received from the listeners ever since I started DJ-ing for 'Blue Night'. I created this project so that I could strengthen my connection with the listeners as well as to emphasize on the main purpose of 'Blue Night' as a music program'.

In particular, EXO' Suho and D.O will be the ones to introduce the songs through the live broadcast.