IU to Resume MC Duties on “Inkigayo”

IU is set to come back to SBS’ Sunday music program “Inkigayo” as a regular host. According to local news agencies on August 22, the singer will resume her MC duties on “Inkigayo” this coming weekend, which airs on August 26. Along with IU, Lee Jong Suk will remain as MC, while Nicole and Hara stepped down on August 19 in anticipation of Kara’s comeback. According to “Inkigayo” PD Park Sung Min, “...

Park Han Byul Models for Lingerie Brand Bodyguard

Actress Park Han Byul is the newly appointed model for lingerie brand Bodyguard. She begins her contract for the 2012 fall-winter season and will be the exclusive endorser of Bodyguard for a year. Bodyguard’s advertising campaign for the season is focused on “Atension,” which means “Attention + Tension.” The concept also revolves around indulgence, and emphasizes the importance of muscle volume an...

Won Bin’s Photo from 10 Years Ago Surfaces

Won Bin is in the news again as his photo from 10 years ago resurfaces online. Local news agencies picked up on this photo, titled “Won Bin’s past” that recently circulated on online community boards. The picture attracted interest for Won Bin’s good looks, even from 10 years ago. Netizens noted that in the photo, the A-list actor looked barely awake, unadorned and his hair seeming like he has jus...

miss A’s Suzy: “I’m Variety Show Phobic” in @Star1 [Updated with 1...

Suzy of miss A let out a surprise confession. She said that she has a phobia of variety shows. This was revealed through an interview with the acting idol for her feature in @star1 Magazine. “Variety shows are the hardest to do for me,” she said. “I still had not caught the sense of doing it. To the world, it seems to be the easiest thing to do but it takes a lot of artistry and skill that enterta...

Eunjung to Begin Filming for “Five Fingers” on August 22

T-ara’s Eunjung is set to begin filming for her new drama “Five Fingers.” According to reports from local news agencies, drama officials said she was supposed to have begun shooting earlier, but was delayed due to scheduling conflicts. Reports further said Eunjung will commence shooting in earnest beginning August 22. A representative from the drama said, “We had to shoot her late because of sched...

Kim Soo Hyun Looks Sexy in a Leather Jacket for ZIOZIA

Kim Soo Hyun is the male model of the fall season with a new photo from an ad campaign released on August 21. In the new photo, the young actor channels the “women love the look of the fall man” theme of the shoot for clothing brand ZIOZIA. The highlight piece of the apparel is a vintage leather jacket styled to mix and match with other classic pieces to create a distinctly powerful fall fashion. ...

Soon-to-be Husband Haha Reveals His Ideal Type

Singer and entertainer Haha, who recently announced his wedding plans to fellow singer Byul, has revealed his ideal type. According to him, his ideal type is Beyonce, and expressed his admiration of her tan skin. Haha revealed this information during a recording for an episode of KBS2 TV’s “Hello.” A topic came up on the darker skin of school girls in Africa, as well as dealing with the sometimes ...

Lee Min Ho’s “Faith” Already Popular in China

Actor Lee Min Ho has again proved his popularity in China. On August 20, Lee Min Ho’s new drama “Faith” was shown to be the drama with the most hits in China’s video streaming site Youku.com and revealed on letv.com. “Faith” premiered only recently and thus its status as most-streamed video has caused interest. On the main page, “Faith” was shown to take on the No. 1 spot, while another Lee Min H...

Brown Eyed Girls’ Narsha Flaunts Sexy Bikini Body

The ladies of Brown Eyed Girls are already known for their sexy bodies, but Narsha has recently revealed how sexy she can be. The singer posted a series of photos on her personal Twitter account, showing her taking a dip in a pool, wearing a white two-piece bikini. Her post simply said, “Cool,” but the three photos of her voluptuous body while relaxing have generated a lot of interest. Netizens wh...

Juniel Shows Off Charms in “Elle Girl”

Rookie singer Juniel displayed another kind of charisma in her photo shoot with Elle Girl Magazine. Her usual innocent look onstage and in other magazine features was given an edgier treatment in her new pictorial. Dressed in denim and lace skirt and her hair styled with a tousled look, the young singer showed off a slight reversal from her image. The photo shoot for Elle Girl is accompanied with ...