Choi Jin Hyuk Tells Ceci Magazine: “I’m a Shy Guy”

Actor Choi Jin Hyuk has taken part in an interview and photo shoot for Ceci magazine. The “Gu Family Book” star told the publication about his personality, his taste in friends and acquaintances, and emphasized how important honesty is for him. He explained, “I am usually quite a shy person, but after I become close to someone, I get a lot more talkative.” Choi Jin Hyuk added, “I think politeness ...

5 Heart-Tugging Moments from “Good Doctor”

In celebration of Soompi hosting the Seoul International Drama Awards 2014, we’ve invited some fans to wax poetic about their favorite stars and dramas. Here is Soompi Forums moderator LavelyShai to bring you some of her favorite scenes from the Outstanding Korean Drama Prize (Drama) nominated “Good Doctor” starring Joo Won, Moon Chae Won, and Joo Sang Wook. Eun Ok Gets Adopted ...

Tiny-G’s Dohee: “Our Agency Monitored Our Comings and Goings by CCTV”

Tiny-G member Dohee has revealed that living together with the rest of the group in dormitories run by the girl group’s talent agency posed the group challenges in the past. The star was speaking on the July 17 edition of Mnet talk show, “Dirty Talk,” where she appeared along with fellow member Mint. The star explained that in the early days of the group, she struggled to come to terms with the st...

Kwon Sang Woo and Park Ha Sun Rock the Couple Look in “Temptation”

Actors Kwon Sang Woo and Park Ha Sun rocked the couple look in behind-the-scenes cuts of the newly aired drama “Temptation,” in which they play husband and wife. The photos, taken while the drama was filming in Hong Kong, were released on July 17, and show the two enjoying a tour of Hong Kong, and enjoying the sights with some refreshing drinks in hand. The two actors’ Hong Kong date scenes were s...

100% Heading to Japan for Chiba Concert

Boy band 100% will be heading to Japan next week to perform a solo concert. The five-piece group will be returning to the country for the first time since December 2013, when they performed in Fukuoka, Osaka and Tokyo for the “Zepp Tour 100% X’mas Show.”  The concert is called “100% 2014 Japan Cool Live,” and will be held in the Maihama Amphitheater, in Chiba, on July 20. The performance tops off ...

BTOB’s Yook Sungjae Dresses Up As Jun Ji Hyun’s Character from “Man From the Stars,” Reena...

If you’re into K-Pop and boy idol groups in particular, you’re probably familiar with the boys dressing up as girls- sometimes making the female fans jealous of just how pretty they are, like in the case of Super Junior’s Kim Heechul. Super Junior’s Kangin, f(x)’s Amber, and BTOB’s Yook Sungjae got together for the first episode filming of KBS’ global request show “A Song For You,” and decided to ...

CNBLUE’s Jung Yong Hwa Shows Off Intense Sexiness for Esquire

Men’s fashion magazine Esquire revealed a brand new pictorial of CNBLUE‘s Jung Yong Hwa for its upcoming August issue. In the pictorial, Jung Yong Hwa can be seen flaunting his manly side, in a gray leather button up that shows off a bit of his toned and tanned muscles underneath. One of the photos displays the CNBLUE member dressed in a checkered suit, with a brooding expression on his face...

Shin Jung Hwan Settles Lawsuit from Aspiring Celeb’s Mother for Taking 100 Million W...

Entertainer Shin Jung Hwan, who left the Korean entertainment industry some time ago due to gambling issues, recently had a lawsuit filed against him for accepting 100 million won from someone and not keeping the promise that he made. According to a report made on July 16 by SBS’ “8pm News,” prior to Shin Jung Hwan’s illegal gambling charges and subsequent sentence, in 2010, he received money from...

[To:ur Imagination] Event 1: How to Apply for a Free Trip to Korea

Hey Soompiers! You’ve always wanted to visit Korea, and recently saw BIGBANG’s announcement encouraging you to apply for a free trip to the country this fall, but for some reason you were short on time and thought you’ll fill this out later.. when you have the time. You know what? We’ve all been there, bookmarking articles to read at a later time and soon realize.. ‘Ah! The deadline already passed...

After School’s Uee Hurt During “Law of the Jungle: Indian Ocean” Filming

After School member Uee has been hurt while filming the latest episode of SBS reality show “Law of the Jungle: Indian Ocean.”  The star has been taking part in the show, whereby celebrities are sent to remote islands in the Indian Ocean and divided into “tribes.” These tribes are then asked to complete challenges and fend for themselves in often hostile surroundings. During the filming of the most...

A Pink Confirmed for Third Season of “Showtime”

According to MBC Every1 on July 18, girl group A Pink has been confirmed for the third season of MBC reality program “Showtime,” to be called “A Pink’s Showtime.” “Showtime” is a show where idol groups answer direct questions from fans and carry out various missions and tasks. The previous two seasons featured male idol groups EXO and BEAST, respectively. The production stated, “A Pink on the show...

Secret’s Jung Hana Hints at Comeback in New Instagram Video

Secret member Jung Hana hinted at her group’s August comeback through a video on her Instagram account. On July 17, Jung Hana shared a short video of her dancing to some powerful and sexy choreography. Along with the video she wrote, “A surprise present for those of you who are waiting. Please wait just a little bit more. Soon we will start ‘Secret Time’.” In the vide...