JJCC Releases Action-Packed “Oneway” Teaser Video

Boy band JJCC has dropped a teaser video for its sophomore release, “Oneway,” ahead of the group’s comeback. The five-member act is famous for being the brainchild of martial arts movie actor Jackie Chan. As may be expected from an act associated with Jackie Chan, the teaser is action-packed, and full of dynamic dance moves that might not look out of place in a high-octane Hollywood thriller.  I...

Song Hye Gyo’s Representation Releases Official Statement of Apology Regarding Tax E...

Following recent reports concerning the tax evasion of a certain actress “S,” actress Song Hye Gyo has come forward, releasing an official statement of apology. (See for more details: Government After Tax Evaders Including Top Actress “S,” Netizens Speculate Actress To Be Shin Min Ah, Son Ye Jin, or Song Hye Gyo) The statement was released on August 19 through her legal representation, The Firm, w...

BIGBANG’s Fandom V.I.P Declared Final Winners of Billboard’s “Fan Army Face-Off”

It has been announced that the ultimate winner of Billboard’s “Fan Army Face-Off” is none other than BIGBANG’s fandom, V.I.P! On August 18 (US time), Billboard revealed that the ultimate winner of the fandom voting championship has been declared as V.I.P, with 91% of the total votes in the final round, against Echelon—the fandom of American singer and actor Jared Leto’s band, Thirty Seconds to Mar...

4Minute’s Gayoon Dishes on Beauty Tips and Fall Fashion for It Pouch Magazine

4minute‘s Gayoon was selected as the muse for the September issue of It Pouch magazine. The knitted clothing pieces she wore hinted must-have items for the autumn season, along with authentic accessory pieces which proved to work well as statement pieces to any outfit. Her bright auburn hair was styled into Native American inspired braided hairstyles and prominent freckles were added to dram...

SM Wins Big at International Design Awards, Prizes for SHINee, Girls’ Generation, f(x) and...

Talent agency SM Entertainment has collected a total of eight prizes from the Red Dot Design Awards in recognition of the company’s album and mini album art. The SM winners were EXO’s “XOXO (Growl Repackage)” and “MAMA,” SHINee’s “Sherlock” and “The Misconceptions of You/Me/Us,” Super Junior’s “Mr Simple,” Girls’ Generation’s “The Boys” and f(x)’s “Electric Shock” and “Pink Tape,” which were all r...

BIGBANG’s T.O.P Makes Front Cover of Arena Homme+

BIGBANG star T.O.P (also known as Choi Seung Hyun) will appear on front cover of the Korean edition of men’s magazine Arena Homme+. A photo shoot with the star is included in the September issue, in association with Lanvin, a French fashion brand which has used BIGBANG members (including T.O.P) as models in the past. Additional photos were also released to the press. T.O.P has said of the new pic...

Wheesung and Bumkey to Collaborate for a Smooth R&B Duet

Wheesung and Bumkey will be releasing a smooth R&B duet titled “The Price of Love.” It has been revealed that Wheesung will collaborate with fellow singers for duets under the special project name “WS Duet,” and the track featuring Bumkey will kick off the series on August 25. The duets are said to be of extremely high quality and packed with emotion, and fans can expec...

EXO’s Chanyeol Confirmed to Star in New Movie for His Big Screen Debut

It has been revealed that EXO member Chanyeol will soon be making his big screen debut! According to CJ Entertainment on August 19, Chanyeol has confirmed his casting for director Kang Je Gyu’s new production titled “Jang-Soo Store” (working title). The EXO member will be acting alongside actors Park Geun Hyung, Yoon Yeo Jung, Han Ji Min, Jo Jin Woong, Hwang Woo Seul Hye, Moon Ga Young, and more. ...

“My Lovely Girl” Releases Its First Stills

“My Lovely Girl,” the upcoming SBS drama which started filming on August 16, released photos of the artists under the agency AnA, a fictitious agency that exists in the drama. Rain, who had arrived at a cafe for the first shooting, is seen walking home on the way from work as President Hyun Wook, giving off a carefree smile. Alex, who plays the role of Sung Jin who is a close friend of...

Teen Top Holds First K-Pop Concert in Panama

Boy group Teen Top has one more thing to add to their resume, and that’s being the first k-pop group to ever perform a solo concert in Panama. Teen Top kick started their tour with a fan meeting in Seoul last July and went on to other countries for their world tour entitled “Teen Top 2014 High Kick World Tour.” Teen Top’s agency, TOP Media, expressed that it was an honor to...

FTISLAND’s Lee Hongki Shares the Secret to Lasting Long in the Entertainment Industry

Seven-year veteran Lee Hongki, the lead singer of FTISLAND, recently shared his thoughts and frustrations about the entertainment industry. Lee Hongki wrote his personal thoughts on his Twitter: “I’m really impatient and quick-tempered, but I hold it in and wait for when the time is right. That is how you survive in this world and get what you want. I am approaching eight years since m...

KARA’s Leader Gyuri Continuously Praises New Member Youngji

KARA’s Park Gyuri praised the newest member of the girl group Huh Youngji at the “DAY 7 NIGHT” showcase and press conference. Following her praise of Youngji, the leader of the group continued, “She is so bright and cute. I felt that she had good manners and gets along great with us. When Youngji gets hurt during practice, she doesn’t show it and does all her best. Sh...