Which Celebrities Began Their Careers After Becoming Famous as an ‘Ulzzang?’

It is known that there are quite a few celebrities in the entertainment industry that kicked off their careers as actors or singers after receiving recognition as being an ‘ulzzang,’ which is a word used by Korean youth to mean ’best face,’ or an extremely good looking person. Some of these ‘ulzzang’ celebrities who gained a lot of popularity through the Internet before entering the entertainment ...

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Goo Hye Sun Has the Most “Likes” on Facebook Among Korean Actresses

Among the Korean actresses, Goo Hye Sun is first place in having the most “Likes” on her Facebook page. According to the social network-ranking site, Socialbakers, by July 8, Goo Hye Sun had 3.7 million likes. On just July 7 alone, a total of 6,429 people liked her page, which placed her in third place. Her fellow label mates, PSY, Big Bang and 2NE1 were all placed from second to fourth place on t...

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Soompi Ideal Type World Cup: Semifinals

Welcome back! The time is drawing near… we are now down to four guys and four girls! Who are the celebrities that you’ve picked as your ideal types so far? With the exception of the 2PM Nichkhun vs. EXO Luhan match, which ended with just a 9% difference in favor of Luhan, most of the matches in the quarterfinals round were more or less runaways. The results probably won’t surpris...

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Soompi Ideal Type World Cup: Quarter Finals

Congratulations for surviving round two – the Soompi Ideal Type World Cup: Round of 16! Congrats to the celebs and the fans, too, who had to make some difficult decisions! Half of the contestants have been knocked out, and we are down to 8 girls and 8 guys! Check out the Round of 16 here for more details on who knocked who out and by how much: Soompi Ideal Type World Cup: Round of 16 As was ...

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Love Triangle Between Goo Hye Sun, Lee Sang Yoon, and Kim Ji Suk Starts in “Angel Ey...

The drama “Angel Eyes” hinted at its triangle romance between Goo Hye Sun, Lee Sang Yoon, and Kim Ji Suk. In the sixth episode of the SBS weekend drama “Angel Eyes” that aired on April 27, the conflicting relationship between Yoon Soo Wan (Goo Hye Sun), Park Dong Joo (Lee Sang Yoon) and Kang Ji Woon (Kim Ji Suk) was shown. Yoon Soo Wan has spent the past 12 years longing fo...

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Kim Ji Suk Romantically Proposes to Goo Hye Sun on “Angel Eyes”

On SBS drama “Angel Eyes,” Kim Ji Suk shows his genuine devotion to Goo Hye Sun by giving her a romantic confession. Kim Ji Suk’s role in “Angel Eyes” is a neurosurgeon named Kang Ji Woon, who is a warm and caring man of character. All the while knowing that Yoon Soo Wan (Goo Hye Sun) is unable to forget her first love, Kang Ji Woon continues to display his unchanging feelings for her....

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“Angel Eyes” Hits Highest Viewer Rating Yet

SBS’ weekend drama “Angel Eyes” surpassed 10% viewer ratings for the first time since it aired. According to Nielsen Korea, the April 26 broadcast of “Angel Eyes,” recorded a rating of 10.8%. The fifth episode displayed a 2.8% increase compared to last week’s episode of 8.0%. The premiere of “Angel Eyes” started off with a 6.6% viewer rating and has continued to climb with every episode. Meanwhile...

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Lee Sang Yoon and Goo Hye Sun’s Love Line Thickens in “Angel Eyes”

A preview of Lee Sang Yoon and Goo Hye Sun’s love line in SBS’s “Angel Eyes” shows a change as Goo Hye Sun takes a step into the memories of her first love. A picture was revealed on April 26 by the production team of “Angel Eyes.” In the picture, Soo Wan, played by Goo Hye Sun, and Dong Joo, played by Lee Sang Yoon, share their first kiss at the location that was most memorable to them. Within th...

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10 K-drama Couples You Would Like to See Reunited

K-dramas mostly don’t do season 2s, leaving fans cold and whimpering only with their dreams of a possible reunion of their favorite TV couples. With a few old drama couples, like Jang Nara and Jang Hyuk, Lee Dong Wook and Lee Da Hae, Nam Sang Mi and Lee Jun Ki, seeing reunions recently, many fans are left to imagine the possibilities for their own favorite couples.   Which drama couples, lea...

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