Im Joo Eun Removes Herself from Casting Lineup of “My Lovely Girl”

Actress Im Joo Eun recently gathered interest with the news of her casting into the new SBS Wednesday-Thursday drama, “My Lovely Girl,” alongside Rain and f(x)’s Krystal (you can read more about the drama here). However, it became known that she has now removed herself from the cast. Her management agency revealed the reason to be a disagreement between the management company and the production co...

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f(x)’s Krystal Confirmed to Star Alongside Rain in “My Lovely Girl”

F(x)’s Krystal has been confirmed to star alongside Rain in the upcoming SBS drama “My Lovely Girl.” “My Lovely Girl,” then, airing its first episode on September 17, will be led by two singer-turned-actors. The production said that while Krystal and Rain are 12 years apart, they thought they looked good together. Krystal, especially, with a chic and shrewd look, fits the female lead Se Na well, a...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – August Week 1

There were many changes on the chart this week, with the top two coming from outside last week’s top 10. Girl’s Day’s “Darling” won on Music Core and Inkigayo, while  B1A4‘s “Solo Day” won on Music Bank,  M!Countdown, and Show Champion.  Girl’s Day easily secured the win as “Darling” scored a lot more points on independent charts and our Soompi Airplay.  “Darling” is the title tr...

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[VIDEO] f(x) Proves That They’re Variety Pros on AS4U!

This week on KBS’s “A Song For You” it was time for Amber’s groupmates to shine! She and the other MCs, Super Junior’s Kangin and BTOB’s Sungjae, were joined by f(x) members Victoria and Luna. Luna and Victoria proved to be variety veterans and made the episode equal parts hilarious and impressive. Even though Soompi providing KBS our Weekly Music Chart should be enough of a reason to watch, it do...

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f(x)’s Amber Congratulates Red Velvet’s Debut with a Selca

On August 1, Amber of f(x) uploaded a photo of her and Red Velvet’s Seulgi on her Instagram with a caption saying, “Congratulations on your debut, teddy bear. Please show your support for our Red Velvet. Happiness!” In the photo, Amber is smiling next to her fellow SM family member, Seulgi, who is gathering much attention with her cute facial features and adorable expression. Seeing this, netizens...

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f(x)’s Victoria Reveals That She Wants Sexy Concepts

Girl group f(x)‘s leader Victoria revealed that she wants to try sexy concepts. On “A Song For You” set to broadcast on August 2, an international fan of f(x) told the girl group that they liked the girl group because they didn’t have sexy concepts like other girl groups. To this comment, Victoria replied, “I don’t think women have to put on a short skirt to be ...

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Director Lee Seok Hoon Found Working With Sulli On “Pirates” to Be a Pleasure

Lee Seok Hoon (42) recently gave an interview about his experience in creating the 2014 blockbuster “Pirates,” in which he expressed his thoughts about f(x)’s Sulli’s casting in the film as the female heroine’s right hand woman and youngest in the crew of pirates. The veteran director admitted that her inclusion in the cast came as a surprise. Although the singer does not have a ...

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[Exclusive] Behind-The-Scenes with f(x) for KBS “A Song For You”

Hi Soompiers! The Soompi Team was invited to the filming set of KBS’ “A Song For You,” which was located at the scenic area of Imjingak in Paju, just outside of Seoul. This episode features none other than girl group f(x) who made their comeback with third studio album “Red Light.” Their songs have quickly climbed to the top of the charts with title track of the same name topping eight online musi...

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