[Roundup] Soompi Weekly High Five – March 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. In case you missed it, here is last week’s High Five. 

This is your Weekly High Five

-= News =-

  1. Kim Yuna and Ice Hockey Player Kim Won Joong Confirm Dating Rumors

  2. Shindong Receives Military Enlistment Notice and Requests for an Extension

  3. YG Entertainment to Open “YG Land” in California 

  4. Thief Breaks into Jang Dong Gun and Go So Young’s Villa

  5. Actor Park Shi Hoo Caught Up in a $283,000 Lawsuit


-= Music =-

  1. Mr.Mr Released “Mr.Mr.” Track to “Diss” Girls’ Generation’s “Mr.Mr.”

  2. 100% to Return as 5-Member Group without Minwoo and Sanghoon

  3. SHINee to Tour Latin America for the First time

  4. INFINITE Announces April Comeback!

  5. HyunA, Jay Park, Nell, Idiotape and more to Perform at 2014 SXSW Music Festival in Austin, TX

-= Music Videos =-

  1. 2NE1 Is “Happy” to “Come Back Home” in 2 New Music Videos 

  2. New Girl Group 1PS Releases “Because I’m Your Girl” Music Video

  3. TVXQ Release Second Version Music Video for “Spellbound”

  4. Lyn Releases Music Video for “Missing You…Crying” 

  5. Spacecowboy Is “Falling” in New Music Video Featuring Soul Dive


-= Drama =-

  1. Lee Kwang Soo Might Join EXO’s D.O in Upcoming Summer Drama

  2. AOA’s Seolhyun Beats Competition 500:1 to Join Lee Min Ho and Kim Rae Won in Film “Gangnam Blues”

  3. SISTAR’s Bora Cast for “Doctor Stranger,” Joins Lee Jong Suk and Park Hae Jin

  4. KARA’s Han Seung Yeon and Actor Kim Ji Hoon to Act in New MBC Drama, “Jang Bori Is Here!”

  5. Uhm Jung Hwa, Park Seo Joon and Han Jae Suk Confirmed for tvN Drama “Witch’s Love”


-= SNS =-

  1. [Updated +Peniel] Kevin, Eric, Ailee, Amber, Min, and James Have the Best K-Pop Twitter Party Ever

  2. Dara Shows Off “Abs” in Backstage Photo on Instagram

  3. Girls’ Generation Surrounds Katy Perry and Snaps a Photo

  4. Child Actor Mason Moon Becomes an Elementary School Student

  5. No Min Woo Shows His Smokey Eye Look for “God’s Gift – 14 Days”


-= Variety =-

  1. Don’t Walk, Run! 10 Reasons Why Lee Kwang Soo Is Absolutely Hilarious on “Running Man”

  2. No Hong Chul Hops On Board for Yoo Jae Suk’s New Pilot Program, “I Am a Man”

  3. New KBS Pilot “Mister Peter Pan” Will Feature Shin Dong Yup, Yoon Jong Shin, and Others

  4. Yoo Jae Suk and Kang Ho Dong Are Both Starting New Shows in March

  5. Are All the MCs of “Happy Together Season 3” Except Yoo Jae Suk, Leaving the Show?


-= Fashion =-

  1. Man from the Stars Fashion: Cheon Song Yi’s Best Outfits

  2. Hit or Miss: Park Shin Hye in Kosoyoung

  3. Suzy Models 2014 S/S Collection for “Major League Baseball Korea”

  4. Yoo Ah In Is a Youthful Pianist in High Cut Pictorial

  5. Clara Goes Bold and See Through at Lingerie Store Opening 


-= Featured =-

  1. Lordbordem’s Weekly Ramblings – Think Happy Thoughts, Think AOA Penguins

  2. [Album Review] Girls’ Generation 4th Mini Album “Mr. Mr.” Is Enjoyable and Addicting

  3. I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Feb 2 – 8) 

  4. Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – March Week 1

  5. [Exclusive] Win Tickets to Ladies’ Code and YDG’s Joint Mini Concert “Lee.Bahl.Show”

That’s all for this week – What are your top 5 new stories?