Former Girl Group Members Now Leading Ladies in Dramas

What do Hwang Jung Eum, Jung Ryeo Won, and Seo Hyun Jin have in common? It is difficult to answer right away, but they do share a similarity. It is the fact that they are former girl group members turned actresses, and they are gaining much love from viewers.  The leading lady of KBS 2TV’s “Secret,” which currently holds the number one spot for ratings, is Hwang Jung Eum. She debuted in 2002 as a...

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Hwang Jung Eum Gives Junior Girl Group Members A Word of Advice

A member of now disbanded girl group Sugar, Hwang Jung Eum gave her younger juniors who are interested in acting a word of advice. On February 20, she went to Incheon to attend the press conference for SBS’s drama “Incarnation of Money.” She shared a few wise words to her juniors, “You have to be lucky and also have a lot of people around you helping you.” She went on, “Work hard, play hard and do...

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Harsh Realities of Show Biz Part 2: Surviving After Girl Groups’ Expiration Dates

Read part 1: Harsh Realities of Show Biz : What’s the Chance of Becoming a Top Star? ◈ Girl group members becoming actors: “I’m an actor now, but was originally a singer.”Just 15 years ago, idol groups like H.O.T, Sechs Kies, S.E.S, Fin.K.L, Shinhwa and g.o.d aka “the idol renaissance” were at the peak of their careers and enjoyed great popularity. But after some time (usually around 5 years), te...

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BFFs DBSK’s Yunho and Park Soo Jin Spotted on a Musical Date

Best friends DBSK’s Yunho and actress Park Soo Jin were spotted hanging out several days ago. It’s been reported that the two celebs went out to see “Finding Kim Jong Wook the Musical,” which stars their other close friend, actor Kang Dong Ho, as the lead. Already publicly known for their close friendship, they didn’t attract any suspicions regarding their relationship, but they did draw a lot of ...

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Lee Da Hae Lied about her Age?!

Earlier today, Lee Da Hae addressed the rumors of her lying about her age. She tweeted, “What the...Lying...What do they mean I was lying...all I did was model for a pamphlet. Please don’t go around assuming these things. It’s not a graduation photo. I was born in 1984. I wish I was born in 1986. Haha. It’s raining in China. I’ll catch up with you all once I’m back in Korea.”

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