The Next Generation of K-Pop Idols in Dramas

With May rolling in, many idols have featured in the new spring dramas. Among the many idol actors, SISTAR‘s Bora, Rainbow‘s Woori, VIXX‘s Hong Bin, and BIG BANG‘s Seungri have created some buzz between  drama viewers. So how are they doing acting in major dramas? SISTAR’s Bora will feature as a North Korean defector in the upcoming SBS drama “Doctor Stranger.&...

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B.A.P, EXO, VIXX and Infinite Fans Send Jindo Care Packages

A number of boy band fan groups have announced that they will be sending care packages to the southern city of Jindo, where families of those affected by the passenger ferry disaster are still gathered.  Fans of B.A.P, VIXX, EXO, Infinite and other artists have already pledged their support, sending packages in the names of the artists they support. A B.A.P fan club has announced it will send boxe...

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VIXX Successfully Completes Taiwan Fanmeeting

This week, six-member boy group VIXX successfully completed their first meeting, “2014 VIXX Fan Meeting Starry Night,” in Taiwan, where they were greeted by over 1,000 local fans. The boys performed some of their iconic hits, and got a chance to interact with their fans through games and conversation on stage. The event was particularly memorable, as it was also member Ken’s birt...

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[Giveaway] Win a Chance to Meet with K-Pop Idols Backstage and Watch Them Perform at WAPOP...

Update: Winners have been announced! Scroll down for the list~ ==== Hey Soompiers! We have teamed up with WAPOP, which stands for World & Asia + WOW POP, to bring you an exciting opportunity to attend one of the concerts in April and get a chance to hang out with one of the groups of your choice backstage before their performance! We will be giving away 5 pairs of tickets so you can have a bla...

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VIXX’s Hong Bin Cast in “Glorious Day” opposite Rainbow’s Go Woori

VIXX’s Hong Bin will be joining the cast of SBS weekend drama “Glorious Day,” as confirmed by broadcasting representatives. He will play the role of a high schooler and fitting model (one who models the clothes seen on internet shopping malls), and will be working with Rainbow’s Go Woori, who was cast a week ago. “Glorious Day” is a drama about a mother who has single-handedly raised her three dau...

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Soompiers’ Pick: Good-Looking K-Pop Idol Managers

In addition to the five K-Pop idol managers that were nominated as the best looking through the SBS MTV’s “The Show,” we asked Soompiers which other idol managers they thought were good looking too. Here are some of our fellow Soompier’s picks. Teen Top‘s manager Shinhwa‘s (specifically Eric) manager, Kim Bo Geun Shinhwa‘s (specifically Hyesung) manager, Han Tae Hak Supe...

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