KARA’s Gyuri Discusses Her Ideal Type, Success in Japan, Future Plans, and More with @star...

In an interview for @star1 magazine, KARA’s leader, Park Gyuri, talked about her ideal type, finding success in Japan, how she relieves stress, and plans for the future. During the interview, Gyuri was asked if she knew that KARA would find such big success when they first debuted in Japan. She replied, “I honestly didn’t know. It was only through the press and media coverage later on that we real...

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Kang Ji Young May Return as an Actress in Japan

Kang Ji Young, one of the former member of the girl group Kara, has been gaining a lot of attention as news regarding her performing activities as an actress in Japan has been spreading around. On June 10, Japanese “Women Weekly,” said, “Kara’s Kang Ji Young left to London last April after leaving the group. She is currently discussing with the Japanese agency, ‘Sweet Power’ about contracting with...

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Kara’s Gyuri Sleeps at an Airport and Bares Her No Makeup Face

Footage of Kara’s Gyuri sleeping in public has been revealed. On June 5, a highlight reel from the World Cup special of SBS’ variety program “SNS Expedition: UP for Now,” was posted onto the show’s SNS account. In the video, KARA’s Gyuri was filmed without any makeup on her face, as she slept on a bench with a blanket over her body, in the middle of an airport. The cast of “SNS Expedition” left fo...

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Youngji Pips Somin to Win First Round of “Kara Project”

Contestant Youngji has narrowly topped the polls to win the first round of TV reality show “Kara Project.” She beat out nearest rival Somin by just over one percentage point.  Third place was also a closely run race, with Chaekyung holding off the challenge of Sojin and Chaewon, clinging to third spot by just a fraction of a percent. Trailing behind on just over 11% was Shiyoon, while...

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Kara Members Urge Supporters to “Trust” Them at Fanmeeting

Girl group Kara held a fanmeeting event called “2014 Join Us! Kamilia Adventure” in front of an audience of 15,000 supporters on June 1. Leader Gyuri told the audience, “It has been a long time. So many things have happened since we last met, but we thought it would be for the best if we met our fans and spoke to you directly. All we really want to ask is that you please trust us. We will do...

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Drama “Secret Love” Starring All Five Original Members of Kara to Air in June

Omnibus drama “Secret Love,” starring all five original members of Kara, is set to air in June. The drama will be aired on DRAMAcube starting on Friday, June 13 at 10PM, and will air weekly for a total of five episodes. Each episode will feature one of the following couples: Goo Hara and Kim Young Kwang, Han Seung Yeon and Yeon Woo Jin, Park Gyu Ri and Ji Chang Wook, Kang Ji Young and Bae Soo Bin,...

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Kara’s Fan Club Protests Adding New Members

Kara‘s fan club Kamilia has been hitting the headlines in Korea with banners hung at locations throughout the country in protest of the addition of new members. The girl group, originally a five-member outfit, was rocked by the news of the departure of two of its members earlier this year. Ex-members Nicole and Jiyoung left DSP Media when their contracts with the entertainment company expire...

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