[Soompi] Ultimate Staff Picks of 2013!

2013 is officially over, and with it comes a time of celebration and reflection. How many excellent artists, dramas, songs, shows, and albums have we been graced with this year? Sure, we have our excellent Soompi Awards 2013 to let the charts and the fans speak for themselves (and we can’t wait to see what they have to say). Still, our staff members hold some soft spots for various actors, s...

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SHINee’s Minho Reveals His Unique Technique for Improving Enunciation

SHINee member Minho recently revealed his unique technique for practicing his enunciation as an actor after enjoying a bottle of wine.  On the latest episode of SBS’s “Barefoot Friends” that aired on November 17, the cast brought Kim Jung Nan’s homemade food to SHINee’s dormitory to promote healthy eating habits. Before enjoying a healthy and scrumptious homemade feast together, the “Barefoot Frie...

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SBS Cancels “Barefoot Friends” and Sets Premiere Date of “K-Pop Star 3&#...

Some times programs get cancelled at the first signs of trouble, and other times programs are dragged on for as long as possible despite how poorly they are doing for various reasons that are not immediately apparent. SBS’s “Barefoot Friends” might be an example of the latter. It appears that SBS is finally ready to throw in the towel and put “Barefoot Friends” out of...

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Kang Ho Dong’s Son Is Following in His Footsteps?

Seems like the apple hasn’t fallen far from the tree in Kang Ho Dong’s case! During the October 20 broadcast of SBS’s “Barefoot Friends,” the cast members paid a visit to trot legend Tae Jin Ah’s luxurious residence. Kang Ho Dong and the singer soon found a mutual topic of interest, as they began to talk about their offspring. “I think seeing your children succeed and grow well is the ...

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K.Will Reveals His Home and the Art of Living Alone

Singer K.Will revealed his home for the first time. On a recently recorded episode of SBS’ “Barefoot Friends,” the show visited K.Will’s home as part of a series called “Home Cooking Project” that aims to cook nostalgic, homemade food for celebrities who live alone. As they entered the singer’s living room, members of the show were surprised to be greeted by the crowded display of plastic models a...

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After School’s Uee Expected a Love Line with Either Kim Hyun Joong and Yoon Shi Yoon

Uee of After School revealed that she had expected a love line with either of her  “Barefoot Friends” costars, “Kim Hyun Joong and Yoon Shi Yoon.” Uee appeared on an episode of “Hwashin” as one of the guests and talked about how she was not very popular with male celebrities because she lacked aegyo. She told the MCs, “Am I that scary? Male celebrities hav...

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