Which K-Pop Star Shares Your September Birthday?

Happy birthday to everyone with a September birthday! This month features the birthday of popular male actors such as Hyun Bin, Song Joong Ki, Joo Won,  Jung Il Woo, and Lee Jong Suk. Idol birthdays include f(x)‘s Amber, BEAST‘s Hyunseung, G.NA, After School‘s Nana, Block B‘s Zico, EXO-M‘s Chen, Girl’s Generation‘s Hyoyeon, SHINee‘s Key, GOT7‘...

+ more

Joo Won Reveals “I Want to Age Like DiCaprio” Behind the Scenes of InStyle

Actor Joo Won recently modeled for the first issue of star and fashion magazine “InStyle Men.” The concept of the shoot was getting ready to go out while welcoming a relaxed morning. It took place in a hotel suite, and accentuated his sweet and smooth charms. The way he touched up his own hairstyle and naturally getting ready made it seem like a scene from a movie. In an interview that followed, ...

+ more

Kris Joins Hangeng and Joo Won in Chinese Movie

Kris (Wu Yi Fan) has been cast in the upcoming Chinese movie “Xiao You Qiao Mu” and will be acting alongside former Super Junior member Hangeng and Korean actor Joo Won. It was announced through several media reports that Kris was cast in “Xiao You Qiao Mu” and will start filming this month. The melo-drama movie centers around the relationships between three men and one woman and will be directed ...

+ more

Korean Production of “Nodame Cantabile” Holds Orchestra Auditions

The production team behind the forthcoming Korean adaptation of the Japanese manga and drama “Nodame Cantabile” are thick into the preparations for the drama. In addition to the confirmation of actress Shim Eun Kyung and Joo Won in the lead roles, an audition was held to fill in roles in the orchestra. According to a report, the KBS drama audition room had held around 1,000 applicants ...

+ more

Joo Won to Show His Wacky Side on “Running Man”

Popular actor Joo Won will show a side to him that is quite different from the image he has from his drama roles on the upcoming episode of SBS variety show “Running Man.”  On the next episode of “Running Man” the cast members and the guests go on a summer vacation in the city, exploring various cuisines and having a final DYI cook-off.  Joo Won, teamed up with Yoo Jae Suk ...

+ more

6 Reasons Why We Adore Joo Won

Joo Won is nominated for a Seoul International Drama Awards in the Outstanding Korean Drama Prize-Actor category so let’s take a look at why so many fans love this young actor. His Smile Yes this had to come first, Joo Won has an infectious smile that just melts you. He’s Really Funny He Got His Start in Musicals We know the man can act, but did you know he debuted as a musical act...

+ more

5 Heart-Tugging Moments from “Good Doctor”

In celebration of Soompi hosting the Seoul International Drama Awards 2014, we’ve invited some fans to wax poetic about their favorite stars and dramas. Here is Soompi Forums moderator LavelyShai to bring you some of her favorite scenes from the Outstanding Korean Drama Prize (Drama) nominated “Good Doctor” starring Joo Won, Moon Chae Won, and Joo Sang Wook. Eun Ok Gets Adopted ...

+ more

Joo Won Reveals He Would Rather Be an Actor Than a Star in GQ Korea

The talented Joo Won, who is currently in the musical, “Ghost,” shared his thoughts about being an actor in GQ Korea magazine. When asked what it meant for him to stand on stage as a musical actor, Joo Won replied, “While I’m filming a drama or a movie, I take a lot of pride in the fact that I’m also an actor who stands onstage.” He was also asked about the time he first went on stage and said, “I...

+ more