Sung Yuri Signs on to Ha Jung Woo’s Label, Fantagio

Actress Sung Yuri has signed on to Fantagio, home to actors such as Ha Jung Woo, Kim Sung Kyun and Joo Jin Mo, and actresses such as Yeom Jung Ah and Kim Sun Ah. According to Fantagio on February 10, Sung Yuri signed an exclusive contract with us last week.” After her contract with King Kong Entertainment ended last month, Sung Yuri was contacted by various agencies, including Fantagio’s CEO Na By...

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Sung Yuri to Join Ha Jung Woo and Yeom Jung Ah’s Agency

It looks like actress Sung Yuri will be signing with a new agency. According to multiple industry insiders, Sung Yuri’s contract with King Kong Entertainment ended recently, and she has been receiving many love calls from various agencies.  The word is that after much deliberation, she has decided to sign with Fantagio. It has also been said she recently met with the CEO, Na Byung Joon, and the tw...

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Former MC Han Hye Jin Makes a Surprise Appearance on “Healing Camp”

Former “Healing Camp” host Han Hye Jin recently made a surprise video appearance on the talk show. In a recent interview with the “Healing Camp” production team, she talked about the current events in her life. This was her first time in seven months on the show since last June.  In the interview, Han Hye Jin talked about her husband Ki Sung Yueng, a soccer player. She said, “Even after marriage, ...

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Lee Hwi Jae Compares Sung Yuri’s Ex-Boyfriends and Kim Jae Dong on “Healing Ca...

Lee Hwi Jae appeared on the January 6 episode of SBS’s “Healing Camp,” and compared Kim Jae Dong to Sung Yuri’s past boyfriends. He started with hinting that the two hosts should try to do well together, asking Kim Jae Dong to not look in distant places for women, at which Sung Yuri immediately said, “But I refuse!” Kim Jae Dong replied, “Do you think I’ve been looking in distant places? I’ve alwa...

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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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[Flashback Friday] Original Princesses of K-Pop: Fin.K.L

Do we have any Soompiers out there who remember dial-up internet and having to listen to this to get to spazz out on that strange thing called the Internet with other fangirls and fanboys?  You probably remember Yoo Seung Jun being the original hot bad boy rapper of K-Pop; he was also a Korean-American with rock-hard abs who left South Korea in ignominy (Jay Park wasn’t the first).  You probably a...

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King Kong Entertainment Actors Host a Christmas House Party for Cosmopolitan Magazine

Actors and actresses of the King Kong Entertainment gathered together to shoot for a “family pictorial” for the Cosmopolitan magazine. The concept of the pictorial was “Christmas House Party.” There were 20 members of the family, including Lee Dong Wook, Sung Yuri, Yoo Yeon Suk, Lee Kwang Soo, Honey Lee, and many others. The studio was decorated with colors of gold, red, an...

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“2013 MAMA” Ratings Peak During Big Bang’s Performance + Red Carpet Pictures

Ratings for the “2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards” (“2013 MAMA”) were slightly up from last year. According to ratings agency TNmS, November 22’s “2013 MAMA” earned a 4.872% rating amongst the country’s cable subscribing households, compared to a rating of 3.547% last year, a 1.325% increase in viewership. The rating is a combined viewership from Mnet (1.497%), KM (0.352%), O’live (0.461%), XTM (0.735...

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Sung Yuri: “Kim Min Jong Saved My Life”

Former Fin.K.L member turned actress Sung Yuri revealed that Kim Min Jong is her “life saver.” As a guest on the October 28 episode of SBS’ “Healing Camp,” singer and actor Kim Min Jong brightened the atmosphere of the show through his skillfully articulated stories. During this night, however,  MC Sung Yuri grabbed attention when she shared a story of how Kim Min Jong saved her life. Sung Yuri sh...

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