Im Soo Jung, Yoo Yeon Seok and Lee Kyung Young Confirmed for Movie “Secret Temptation”

Actress Im Soo Jung and actors Yoo Yeon Seok and Lee Kyung Young have been cast as leads for upcoming drama “Secret Temptation.” According to a movie representative, “The casting for these two has been confirmed. We are finishing up casting and movie preparations, and plan to start filming early next year.” Secret Temptation” is a remake of a 1964 American movie “Woman of Straw,” starring Sean Co...

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Ha Ji Won, Song Hye Kyo, and Song Ji Hyo Are Among the Top Cosmetics Models in Their 30s

Being a model for a cosmetics company is something that many actresses want to achieve. Considering the strong competition between actresses in their 30s, it is a good chance for the actresses to establish a presence in the show business. Only a handful of actresses who have everything – clear skin, bright skin tone, distinct facial features- can make decent money in the field. Currently, th...

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Which K-Pop Stars Share Your July Birthday?

Is it your birthday in July? Well, happy birthday! And like you, there are quite a few celebrities in Korean entertainment with birthdays in July. And, you could be lucky and share the same birthday with your favorite celeb! And if it’s not your birthday month, it’s cool. It’s always fun to know who was born when and how old they’ll be. Did you know that Gong Yoo and Im Soo Jung are only a day apa...

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Im Soo Jung Supports Struggling Artists With Gucci

Not only does actress Im Soo Jung have good looks, but she also has a good heart. For the May issue of “Marie Claire,” the magazine covered Im Soo Jung’s participation in the “artist sponsorship” project supported by fashion brand Gucci. The project sponsors struggling and unknown artists in various fields, such as dancers, musicians, designers, etc., with their studi...

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Sandara Park Is Chosen As Number One Vampire Star

Recently, 2NE1’s Sandara Park was chosen as the number one vampire star of the year. The result was based on the survey by Lamar Clinic. From December 10 to 31, 2012, the participants were asked to pick a celebrity who doesn’t appear to age as the time passes. Among 639 partakers, 185 people (29%) chose Sandara Park. Following closely was actress Moon Geun Young, who received 24% of the votes. The...

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Which K-Pop Stars Share Your July Birthday?

Were you born in the month of July? Then you might share your birthday with Leeteuk, Heechul, or Taemin. If your birthday falls on Independence Day (July 4th), you’re in company with BEAST’s Yoon Doo Joon and “Architecture 101’s” Lee Jae Hoon. Check out some of the hottest K-Pop stars’ birthdays in July. For whatever reason, there are a lot of good looking people on this list. With which K-Pop sta...

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[Ceci] Beauty Brands Showing Favoritism? SHINee, IU, and Eugene Among This Year’s M...

Some of this year’s beauty brand-model pairings are perfect matches with the model and the brand’s image, while some are a bit more questionable.  There’s a back story for these castings, so we made sure to get the inside scoop.   The Body Shop Favor Musicians? Could the popularity of the show, “I Am a Singer,” be the reason for The Body Shop’s affinity for musicians?  Kim Yoon ...

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[Exclusive] New York Asian Film Festival Tickets Giveaway!

The New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF) runs from June 29th to July 15th this year, and we’ve teamed up with them to giveaway two pairs of tickets to our lovely Soompiers! The film is on its 11th year, and features an extremely diverse set of films that are guaranteed to keep everyone thoroughly entertained. Korean films are very well represented at the festival, with a diverse selection starting...

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[Ceci] “No-Makeup” Look by f(X)’s Sulli, Jeon Ji Hyun, Im Soo Jung

It’s always flattering to hear that you look good without any makeup.  Women have forever lusted for flawless and natural looking skin, and our foundations have evolved as a result.  Makeup artist Kim Chun Kyung, who has created this no-makeup illusion for many actresses, gives us a brief history and shares her secrets with us. History of “No-Makeup” Skin in Korea Kim Ji Ho:  The Star...

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