After School’s Uee Sues a Cosmetic Surgeon for Illegal Use of Her Photos

After School member Uee recently sued a cosmetic surgeon for damages for using her photos without her permission, and won. Her legal representative said, “Our goal wasn’t the compensation, but to ring the bell against prevalent infringement upon publicity rights.” An official at Sun and Partners, the law firm that represented Uee and other celebrities in publicity rights lawsuits, said to Star New...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Jan. 19 – 25)

Hey Soompiers! Here’s your weekly feed of the latest Instagram posts from your favorite K-Pop stars! In case you missed it, many stars return to Instagram starting with Girl’s Generation member Sunny, G-Dragon and Taeyang turned the streets of Paris into a site for photo shoots, Kang In catches Heechul gaming and teases him for being an old idol, Eunjung gets stuck with the panda suit becau...

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Uee’s Family Was Caught Off-Guard By Her Passionate Kiss Scene

Actress Uee recently opened up about her passionate kiss scene with “Golden Rainbow” co-star Jung Il Woo. At a press gathering held on January 17, Uee said about the kiss, “We started filming the kiss scene at 8 am. Shooting a kiss scene when my mind wasn’t all there was a unique experience.”  “I have done a fair share of kiss scenes, but this was the first time I shot a kiss sce...

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Lee Jong Suk and After School’s Nana Are Twins?

On the January 1 episode of “Night of TV Entertainment,” one reporter analyzed the likeness of Lee Jong Suk and After School Nana’s facial features. Lee Jong Suk and Nana both have mono lids, thin lips, the same birthday, the same blood type (type A), and just an overall similar face. In an interview, Nana said in wonder, “I have a twin brother.. To tell the truth, we also go to the same salon. Wh...

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2013 MBC Gayo Daejun Performances

The 2013 MBC Gayo Daejun rang in the new year for Korea with many of the top K-Pop acts this year. While special stages were expected for the last music show of the year,  the program also featured a VS. format, having artists against each other for their performances. A Pink and B1A4 teamed up for a cute love song medley, while Teen Top‘s Niel and Ailee collaborated on a sexy performance of...

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2013 SBS Gayo Daejun Performances

This year’s SBS Gayo Daejun was likely the most anticipated of all the year end music festivals, having many hyped up special stages. Girl’s Day and A Pink exchanged song, as they performed “No No No” and “Expectation.” Pre-deubt boyband SEVENTEEN joined their label mate Hello Venus for “Do You Want Some Tea.” TaeTiSeo and EXO members performed ̶...

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[Live Blog] 2013 SBS Gayo Daejun – Redefining The Meaning Of Extravagance

Welcome to Soompi’s live recap service! We’re trialling a new system to bring you better coverage of the end of year award ceremonies, so please bear with any hiccups tonight :) Let’s have some fun with this! If you would like to know more about the 2013 SBS Gayo Daejun, please read our live blog introduction page here. Follow the live recap up top, and join in on the live chat below! We welcome y...

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