Song Hye Gyo, Kang Dong Won, and Yoo Ah In Donate to Ferry Disaster Relief Efforts

It has been belatedly revealed that artists from management agency UAA (United Artists Agency) have donated relief goods to families of the missing victims of the Sewol ferry disaster at the Jindo port. UAA is home to actress Song Hye Gyo, and actors Kang Dong Won and Yoo Ah In. A rep from UAA stated, “On April 18, the actors wanted to help even just a little so they sent relief goods.”...

Controversy Raised Over Shinhwa Andy’s Fan Meeting in China

Shinhwa member Andy, who is currently taking time off with self-reflection, has made plans for a solo fan meeting in China. According to Andy’s agency T.O.P Media, there are many Chinese fans who want a fan meeting with Andy and have continuously made requests, so they couldn’t help but to consent. At news of the agency’s decision to hold the fan meeting, Andy and Shinhwa’s fans became quite upset...

Latest Update on A Pink’s Ex-Member Hong Yoo Kyung

It’s been more than seven months since fans had any updates on former A Pink member Hong Yoo Kyung’s whereabouts. Last August, her father posted couple photos of her online where she’s seen driving a car in the United States. Recently, an online community bulletin posted a photo of her under the title “Hong Yoo Kyung update.” She looks innocent with minimal makeup and long, straight black hair. Sh...

Nam Sang Mi to Join Lee Jun Ki in “The Joseon Shooter”

Actress Nam Sang Mi will be joining Lee Jun Ki in the new historical romance action drama, “The Joseon Shooter.” She will be playing the role of Jung Soo In. The actress said, “In the drama, Jung Soo In initially seems very sheltered like a plant in a greenhouse, but in reality she has a lot of curiosity and is not afraid of adventure. I really felt the merits of this character in that she doesn’t...

Premiere of “Roommate” Featuring Park Bom, Chanyeol, Nana, and More Is Delayed

The premiere of SBS’ highly anticipated new variety show, “Roommate,” has been delayed indefinitely. “Roommate,” which stars Lee Dong Wook, Shin Sung Woo, Seo Kang Joon, Park Min Woo, Lee So Ra, Hong Soo Hyun, After School’s Nana, 2NE1’s Park Bom, and EXO‘s Chanyeol,  Song Ga Yeon, and Jo Se Ho, was set to premiere Sunday, April 20 at 4:55 PM KST. As of Monday, ...

Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun Prays for a Miracle

Girls’ Generation‘s Seohyun joined other celebrities in expressing their grief over the Sewol ferry incident and support for the victims.  Seohyun tweeted on April 20 KST, “They must have cried until their tears have dried up..their pain from having their hearts torn apart is unimaginable…I hope nothing more happens that will hurt them..I hope a miracle happens..I earnestly...

Jang Geun Suk and Lee Jun Ki Fans Get Involved In Sewol Ferry Relief Efforts

Fans of Hallyu actors Jang Geun Suk and Lee Jun Ki are offering their hand towards the Sewol Ferry rescue efforts. On April 18, a rep from Jang Geun Suk’s official fan club stated, “We posted the details of a wire transfer we made to the Nonghyup Hanaro Mart located near the Sewol Ferry accident site on our official fan café. The mart is delivering things needed by the family members who are waiti...

Actor Park Seo Joon Apologizes For Not Being Able to Smile

Park Seo Joon tweeted an apology to his fans. On April 20, the actor posted on his Twitter account, “I don’t have any other means of apologizing, so I’m writing it here. I believe and understand that I have a job that brings laughter to people. However, our country is in grief, and I, too, am very sad, disappointed, and confused that I can’t focus on anything. It is difficult for me to smile and t...

Akdong Musician’s Soo Hyun Found Dieting Difficult

Akdong Musician, who has been topping charts with their debut album “Play,” not only worked hard to the best music they could, but also physically prepare themselves for the camera. The sister member of this sibling duo, Lee Soo Hyun, saw how people’s perspective of her changed as she became a celebrity. People would tell her that her small nose was cute but she should lose some ...

20 Hottest Male Model-Turned-Actors

There has been a flood of model-turned-actors into the K-drama industry recently, making their names with starring roles and charismatic acting. From Cha Seung Won to Kim Woo Bin, the history of models turning into actors is a long one, since models tend to have the looks, height, and stage presence that is desired for the small screen. Models turning into actors is not a recent phenomenon but the...

KBS Continues to Cancel Variety Programs for the Coming Week

It has been reported KBS will be canceling all variety shows for the whole fourth week of April. KBS announced through its broadcast roster on April 20 regarding its plan on which programs will be broadcasted. The most significant change is that all 11 PM variety programs from April 21 to April 25 have been cancelled. “Hello Counselor,” which airs every Monday and “Our Neighborhood Arts and Physic...

Arrest Warrant Issued for Serial Imposter After False News Interview Regarding Ferry Trage...

Hong Ga Hye, who has been revealed to be a serial imposter, has been issued an arrest warrant following her false news interview regarding the Sewol ferry tragedy. Hong Ga Hye previously pretended to be former T-ara member Hwayoung‘s cousin, and she also pretended to be a Tokyo resident for a MBC news interview during the 2011 earthquake disaster in Japan. Most recently on April 18, Hong Ga ...

Movie Attendance Drops Due to Sewol Ferry Tragedy

The number of moviegoers has dropped drastically due to the Sewol Ferry tragedy that has cause the nation to fall into grief and anger.  Comparison of last week Saturday’s top five box office sales with this Saturday’s top five shows just how deep in sorrow the whole nation is under. Last Saturday on April 12, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” ranked No.1 in the box office attracting as many ...