Seo In Guk Talks About His Scandal With YoonA

On October 31, singer/actor Seo In Guk appeared on the KBS variety show “Happy Together 3” with singer IU, Japanese entertainer Sayuri, and ZE:A’s Kwang Hee for a special show featuring stars who rose to fame in one shot.  When asked what was different for him before and after his rise to fame, Seo In Guk said, “The biggest thing is that I was involved in a scandal, which only happens to popular s...

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Which Girls’ Generation Member Had the Best K-Drama Kiss Scene?

SBS’s “Strong Heart” aired clips of YoonA, Yuri, and Jessica’s sizzling kiss scenes from their respective dramas. On yesterday’s episode of  “Strong Heart,” all nine lovely ladies of Girls’ Generation appeared as the last guests of the first season of the popular variety show.  During the episode, the MCs took a look at YoonA, Yuri, and Jessica’s kiss scenes from “Love Rain,” “Fashion King,” and “...

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[Outside Seoul] Drama Themes of 2012: Who Did It Best?

I love reading year-end reviews – it lets me walk down memory lane and reminisce about all the great (and not-so-great) dramas I watched or passed on this year. It’s not a surprise that our guest blogger from Outside Seoul took a fun and different approach in this very enjoyable read. -soomp === Whether it was a common plot device like this year’s abundance of time traveling or a littl...

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2012 KBS Drama Review – What Will Receive the Grand Prize?

In 2012, there were many notable and popular dramas on KBS. From historical dramas to fantasy romances to serious melodramas, television viewers had plenty to see and enjoy this year. There was “You Who Rolled in Unexpectedly” that coined the term “Shi-World (World of in-laws), the stories of love and betrayal like “Equator Man” and “Nice Guy”, and “Bridal Mask” that made us believe in heroes. The...

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Veteran Actress Lee Mi Sook Wants to Act with CN Blue’s Lee Jong Hyun

CN Blue’s guitarist Lee Jong Hyun proves his appeal to older women again. After winning the heart of his “A Gentleman’s Dignity” fellow cast member Kim Jung Nan, Lee Jong Hyun is now a dream co-star of veteran actress Lee Mi Sook. Lee Mi Sook, who most recently was seen on TV in the romantic melodrama “Love Rain,” was a guest on SBS Power FM’s “Power Time” with DJ Choi Hwa Jung. The actress is goo...

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7 K-Pop Albums You Don’t Want to Miss This Month!

It can be tough to keep track of all the new album releases every month, but don’t worry – we’re here to help you find the hottest albums released (or scheduled to release) this month. From hip-hop to rock, girl groups to drama OSTs, September is shaping up to be another great month for K-Pop aficionados. Remember – you can help support your favorite artists by purchasing these albums at Soompi Sh...

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Seo In Guk’s Acting Streak Continues with New MBC Weekend Drama

Seo In Guk is set to make a comeback on the small screen. According to reports from local news agencies, he is cast in a upcoming MBC drama that is scheduled to premiere in September. The singer-actor joins “Sons,” in which he plays the youngest son, Yoo Seung Ki. The drama will revolve around the lives of three sons. Seo In Guk’s advance into the acting field has progressed very quickly since his...

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Girls’ Generation YoonA Watching Herself on “Love Rain” in Japan!

Girls’ Generation YoonA recently posted a picture of herself watching, well, herself! On July 26, YoonA made a post on the official Girls’ Generation website with the title, “Everybody It Has Been a While.” In the post YoonA wrote, “A few days ago I came to Japan to promote ‘Love Rain’ and I am happy that a lot of people are showing interest. I watched the first episode of ‘Love Rain’ which just b...

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