Lee Seung Gi and Moon Chae Won Voted as Celebrities Most Likely to do Well in a Company

Eduwill, a professional training company, surveyed 943 people who participated in their giveaway of tickets to a cultural performance. The survey asked “Which celebrities do you think will work well in a company?” Among the male celebrities, actor and singer Lee Seung Gi ranked No. 1 with 333 votes (35.8%). Noh Hong Chul came in second with 231 votes (24.5%), Kim Soo Hyun in third with 175 votes (...

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Moon Chae Won and Yoo Yeon Suk to Star as Love Interests in New Film

Moon Chae Won and Yoo Yeon Suk have been cast in a new film with the working title, “The Mood That Day.” The new film will portray the story of a man and a woman who meet on the KTX by chance and the candid love story that unfolds as they spend 24 hours together in Busan. It will show how their love story begins and unfolds with the beautiful marine city of Busan in the background. It has been rep...

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Moon Chae Won Looking Over Role in New Film

It has been reported actress Moon Chae Won is looking over the female leading role a new film with the working title, “Three Men’s Woman.” A representative of her agency, MS Team Entertainment, carefully stated on February 12, “She was offered a role in ‘Three Men’s Woman’ last month. She is looking over the role optimistically. However, no final decision has been made. She has been receivin...

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Who Wore White the Best? YoonA, Ha Ji Won, Suzy, and More!

Anyone who caught the 2013 KBS Drama Awards, SBS Entertainment Awards, or MBC Drama Awards might have wondered if there was an official dress code for the ladies. White dresses dominated the year-end award shows, turning the red carpets into a winter wonderland. Leading ladies such as Ha Ji Won, Moon Chae Won, and Sung Yuri picked up awards in glittery gowns the color of snow, and idols such as Yo...

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The Winners of The 2013 KBS Drama Awards

Our month long experiment with live blogging has come to an end with the conclusion of the 2013 SBS and KBS Drama awards. We hope you all found this new form of content delivery to be interesting and fun. Same as always, here is a summary of all the winners of the 2013 KBS Drama Awards. Special Short Drama Awards  For ActorsYoo Oh Sung – “The Devil Rider” & “The Mother...

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[Live Blog] 2013 KBS Drama Awards – Ending The Year With A Bang

Welcome to Soompi’s live recap service! We’re trialling a new system to bring you better coverage of the end of year award ceremonies, so please bear with any hiccups tonight :) Let’s have some fun with this! If you would like to know more about the 2013 KBS Drama Awards, please read our live blog introduction page here. For live updates of the 2013 SBS Drama Awards, please go to the SBS Drama Awa...

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Yoo Jae Suk and Suzy Chosen as Favorite Stars to Watch New Year’s Sunrise With

Who would you like to watch the first sunrise of year 2014 with? Coca Cola Korea held a survey to find out who Koreans would like to spend their New Year with. They asked 1,000 people, both male and female from teens to thirties, to choose which celebrity they would like to watch next year’s first sunrise with.  The top male and female are “Nation’s MC” Yoo Jae Suk and R...

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Lee Bo Young, Lee Jong Suk Chosen by PDs as Having the Best Drama Luck

2013 is rapidly coming to its inevitable conclusion. This is the time of year where various industry figures take a look back through the year to reflect on the successes and failures of the industry and this year has certainly not being lacking in either categories. But at the very least some industry figures believe that Lee Bo Young and Lee Jong Suk have both had a great year. To get us started...

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Moon Chae Won Talks About Struggles of Filming “Good Doctor”

In a recent interview with Newsen, Moon Chae Won unveiled some behind the scenes stories about filming the now concluded KBS 2TV’s Monday-Tuesday drama “Good Doctor.” She said, “Before the surgery scene, I went to Gangnam St. Mary’s Hospital to observe an operation where the surgeon removed a tumor from a newborn’s throat.” She continued, “The professor said it was a rare opportunity and that I wa...

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