[Roundup] Soompi Weekly High Five – February Week 1


Worried you might have missed out any important news in the week of Korean entertainment? Get comfortable and ready to scroll as we go through the best news and articles of this week in music, drama, variety and fashion.

This is your Weekly High Five (Beta Version)! 

-= News =-

  1. 13-Year-Old Actress Kim Sae Ron Involved in Smoking and Drinking Controversy

  2. JYP Responds to Wonder Girls’ Hyelim’s Plastic Surgery Accusations

  3. Bae Doona and Jim Sturgess Spotted Together All Around Seoul

  4. T-Ara’s Former Member Hwayoung Hospitalized Due to Car Accident

  5. Tiger JK’s Father Passes Away Due to Cancer

-= Music =-

  1. SM The Ballad Releases MV Teasers for Upcoming “Breath” Album

  2. 2014 Girl Group Rankings: SISTAR Joins Girls’ Generation and 2NE1 at the Top

  3. CNBlue Announces February Comeback; Jung Yong Hwa Composed the Title Track

  4. Sunmi to Host Twitter Q&A and Make Comeback on February 17

  5. Best Friends G-Dragon and Taeyang on Fuse TV’s “Music’s 17 Greatest Bromances” List

-= Music Videos =-

  1. B.A.P Releases Comeback MV “1004 (Angel)” and Album “First Sensibility”

  2. Ga In’s MV for “Truth or Dare” Features Revealing Interviews by Brown Eyed Girls, Jo Kwon, IU and More  

  3. Donghae and Eunhyuk Releases a Short Version of “Motorcycle” MV

  4. Lee Min Woo Takes the Best “Taxi” Ride Ever in New Music Video

  5. B1A4’s Baro Channels His Inner Pilot for Soyu and Junggigo’s Duet MV

-= Drama =-

  1. Kim Soo Hyun Sleeps Only 1 Hour? The Reality of Drama Filming Schedules

  2. Gary to Make a Cameo on “Emergency Couple” in Support for Song Ji Hyo

  3. Lee Jong Suk Confirmed for New Medical Drama “Doctor Stranger,” Also Starring Park Hae Jin

  4. [Recap] Danger, Anger, and Love Fly High in “Man from the Stars”

  5. Park Min Young Will Not Join “Doctor Stranger,” Is Looking Through “You’re Surrounded” Instead

-= SNS =-

  1. Nicole Spotted Partying on the Streets in the States

  2. Jang Woo Hyuk Is a Boss in His Luxurious Personal Jet for Photo on Instagram

  3. Super Junior’s Ryeowook Celebrates Member Kyuhyun’s Birthday

  4. PSY and Snoop Dogg Pose at a Bathing House 

  5. Is Fly to the Sky Geared Up for a Comeback This Month?

-= Variety =-

  1. We Got Married Denies Rumors of Lee So Yeon and Yoon Han Leaving the Show

  2. Rain to Film His First “Running Man” Appearance in Australia

  3. Who Is the MVP of the 8th Idol Star Athletic Championships? Results from Day 2 (and Day 1)

  4. K.Will, Park Gun Hyung, and Chun Jung Myung to Join Henry as New Cast Members of “Real Men” 

  5. K-Pop Star 3 Auditions Rounds Ending, Battle Auditions to Begin

-= Fashion =-

  1. So Ji Sub’s Suit Leaves Quite the Impression

  2. Rainbow Blaxx’s Jaekyung Is “Too Sexy” in B Cut Magazine Pictorial

  3. Won Bin Displays a Different Charm for Each Blood Type

  4. Miss Korea’s Kang Han Na is Gorgeous in Vintage Black and Gold Dresses for “Celebrity” Pictorial 

  5. Yoo Yeon Suk Gets Active in Colorful Spring Time Clothing Pictorial 

-= Featured =-

  1. Lordbordem’s Weekly Ramblings – Dating Isn’t a Crime Unless You’re a Star

  2. [Movie Review] “Miss Granny” Learns About Love and the Value of Family 

  3. [He Said – She Said] Are These Sexy Girl Groups Actually Sexy? 

  4. The 1960’s American K-Pop Tale of “The Kim Sisters”: From Post War Korean Poverty to USA Prime Time

  5. [Soompi Spotlight] Block B and A-JAX Share Their Excitement for Performing for the Dream K-Pop Fantasy 

What were your top five K-Entertainment moments?