I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Apr. 13 – Apr. 19)

 Welcome back Soompiers to another week of snapshots from your favorite stars! Can you guess whose outfit was inspired by T.O.P’s “Doomdada” music video concept? Which celebrity went to Santa Monica? Thanked fans for treating staff with snacks? Took a photo with Michael Jackson‘s Hollywood star?  Flip through the gallery to find out! 2NE1 member Dara‘s look is inspi...

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SHINee, 2PM, Infinite, SISTAR and More Rock the Stage at the LA K-Pop Festival

On April 12, the LA K-Pop Festival was held at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The event was created to celebrate the 111th anniversary of Korean American immigration. Sponsored by KBS, this day long event started with a festival, featuring Korean food, dramas and of course, K-Pop! The main stage featured a K-Pop talent competition in which the winner would receive a trip to Korea and prize mon...

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Danny Ahn Signs with New Agency After Leaving Sidus HQ

It has been reported singer Danny Ahn signed an exclusive contract with Box Media. Box Media is an entertainment established by Park Hye Sun, a former KBS Director of Variety Programs. On March 19, a representative of Danny Ahn stated, “Danny Ahn’s contract with Sidus HQ ended last January, but the change has not been edited under his profile on various portal sites.” It was rumored that the singe...

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Jo Seung Woo Confirmed for New Drama “God’s Gift – 14 Days,” Also ...

Actor Jo Seung Woo has confirmed for the new SBS drama “God’s Gift – 14 Days.” Jo Seung Woo has taken on the role of Ki Dong Chan, the owner of a detective agency called ‘Don’t Ask Supporters.’ He will be working alongside actress Lee Bo Young, who plays Kim Soo Hyun, a mother who travels back in time to save her child. In the drama, Ki Dong Chan (Jo Seung Woo) lives a third-rate life,...

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g.o.d Members Deny Rumors of Reunion But Have Not Dismissed Possibility

On January 28, first generation idol group g.o.d‘s possible reunion and comeback have topped headlines once again. While the g.o.d members denied these rumors, they did not completely dismiss the possibility of a comeback. According to certain news reports on January 28, Park Joon Hyung, Danny Ahn, Son Ho Young, Yoon Kye Sang and Kim Tae Woo were said to be planning an April comeback with a ...

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Kim Tae Woo Surprises Fans with Guerilla Fan Signing Event

On January 26, singer Kim Tae Woo surprised many when he suddenly showed up at a cafe in Seoul for a guerilla fan signing event. It’s a way for him to thank the fans who have watched his musical “The Lost Garden” and also serves as a way to let the public be aware of the musical. Few members from the cast were present including Kim Bora and Jerome Collet to greet fans and give their signatures. It...

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Comedian Kim Tae Woo Shows Great Support for Kim Woo Bin

Comedian Kim Tae Woo (Kim Ki Soo) recently uploaded a photo that he took with Kim Woo Bin. He posted the photo to his Twitter on January 25, with the caption, “Kim Woo Bin is so nice and has a warm heart; he’s this generation’s blue chip! Becoming this successful in just a year, I’m thankful.. it makes me want to cry.”  In the photo, shot in black and white, Kim Woo Bin has a sly smile, looking ov...

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