Jung Yong Hwa Withdraws from “Heirs”

CNBlue leader, vocalist and guitarist Jung Yong Hwa is no longer taking on a role in the new SBS drama “Heirs.” According to reports in local news agencies, his management, FNC Entertainment has respectfully pulled him out of the drama, which has already announced Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye in starring roles. The statement from FNC Entertainment said, “Jung Yong Hwa examined hi...

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Lee Min Ho Has a Doppelganger?

Lee Min Ho looked great next to his wax model. On April 19, Lee Min Ho’s agency released a picture where Lee Min Ho is shown looking very comfortable with his doppelganger. A representative of Lee Min Ho’s agency stated, “The model was displayed at the Madame Tussauds Shanghai museum which opened on April 19. The wax model took a year to be created. In 2012, the museum staff visited South Korea an...

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Jung Yong Hwa Takes on “Heirs” with Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye

CNBlue leader, vocalist and guitarist Jung Yong Hwa puts on his acting hat once again. According to reports in local news agencies, the band member is set to take on a role in the new drama “Heirs,” which has previously announced other cast members Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye. Local news agencies quoted an announcement from Jung Yong Hwa’s management agency, FNC Entertainment th...

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Lee Min Ho Recommends K.Will’s “Love Blossom” to Fans

The flowers are starting to bloom and it seems that actor Lee Min Ho is feeling the spring fever. On April 6, Lee Min Ho wrote on his personal Twitter account, “Listen to music. I’m listening to K.Will’s “Love Blossom” right now and it makes me feel like I am walking among flowers. Sweet dreams!” It seems Lee Min Ho tweeted this in response to a fan who wrote to him, “I can’t sleep. What should I ...

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Park Shin Hye Joins Lee Min Ho in “Heirs”

Casting news for Park Shin Hye fans. According to reports in local news agencies, Park Shin Hye is cast as the female lead in the new SBS drama “Heirs,” which has already gained strong early buzz for having Lee Min Ho in the lead and having a blockbuster writer-director tandem behind it.  A statement from the actress’ management agency, SALT Entertainment said, “Park Shin H...

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Lee Min Ho Joins Hands with “A Gentleman’s Dignity” Writer for New Drama

Great news for Lee Min Ho fans! The “City Hunter” actor is set to return to the small screen this year with a new drama, “The One Trying to Wear the Crown, Bear the Weight- The Heirs” (tentative title) from the popular writer, Kim Eun Sook, who has also penned the hits “Secret Garden” and “A Gentleman’s Dignity,” among many others. The drama will be helmed by director Kang Shin Hyo, who also direc...

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[Fanmeet] The One and Only – Lee Min Ho

On Sunday, March 10, at the legendary Park Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles, California, Toyota held a fan meet and greet with Lee Min Ho with 500 invited attendees and their guests. Like other K-Pop events that I have attended, it didn’t surprise me to see all the non-Asian fans there. Guests’ ages ranged from the early 20′s to the 40′s. There were mostly giddy girls as well as ...

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[Outside Seoul] K-Drama Kisses: A Field Guide

Korean dramas have turned me into a connoisseur of kisses. Before my obsession began, I had probably seen tens of thousands of kisses on television and in movies. But those were mostly casual, American-style kisses, ones that fit into the plot but didn’t mean much of anything in the relationship being presented. They were usually understood to be the first step toward a more physical relationship,...

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Lee Min Ho and Girls’ Generation’s YoonA Look Beautiful in CF Stills

Photos of actor Lee Min Ho and Girls’ Generation’s YoonA at their filming location has been released. As the main models for French outdoor brand, Lee Min Ho and YoonA visited Blue Mountains National Park in Australia last month to shoot for the brand’s Spring/Summer collection. The CF’s slogan is “Wind is Everywhere” and shows the two models with different landscapes proving that the apparel is m...

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