Park Bom’s Real Age in Question by Korean Media – Miscalculation or Not?

Korean media is abuzz with questions of 2NE1 Park Bom’s real age, following the release of the newspaper article from 2000 that reported on the death of the 2NE1 member’s childhood soccer teammate and an article from 1998 that announced her (Jenny Park) winning the junior varsity coach’s award. The two newspaper clips were released following the controversy surrounding Park Bom’s 2010 attem...

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[Update] Park Jin Young Reportedly Tried to Sell JYP Entertainment to YG, JYP and YG Deny

It is being reported that Park Jin Young, the largest stockholder of JYP Entertainment, tried to sell the agency to YG Entertainment. The Korea Herald reported just an hour ago on entertainment sources who stated Park Jin Young suggested that YG Entertainment buy up JYP. Park Jin Young had wanted to focus on his own music activities after selling off the company. Yang Hyun Suk, YG’s CEO, rep...

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BIGBANG’s Taeyang Reveals That He Thinks Haru Is the Most Beautiful Girl

BIGBANG member Taeyang chose Tablo’s daughter, Haru (“Superman Returns”), as the most beautiful girl. On the June 14 broadcast of KBS 2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly,” during the ‘Guerilla Date’ segment, the interviewer asked Taeyang, “In the past, you mentioned that you’ve never been in a relationship. Who is the most beautiful girl in your life?” The BIGBANG member started off by saying, “I hope peo...

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Yang Hyun Suk Approves Taeyang’s First Comeback Performance

If Taeyang were a contestant in reality singing program K-pop Star where Yang Hyun Suk is a judge, he’ll definitely get a high score with his comeback performance, reveals the YG CEO. With a pleased smile and his thumbs up, YG’s Yang Hyun Suk showed how satisfied he was with the comeback performance of Taeyang who has made his comeback as a solo artist after four years. “It was r...

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K-Entertainment Kids as Famous as Their Celebrity Parents

May 5 is Children’s Day in Korea, and in celebration, we’re bringing the cutest kids in Korean entertainment, not only famous because of their parents, but also as little actors and actresses, to commercial film stars, and famous TV personalities in of themselves. Left: Yoon Min Soo (member of vocal group Vibe) and wife Right: Yoon Min Soo with his son, Yoon Hoo. Looks like Yoon Hoo h...

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YG Entertainment and Actors Make Contributions to Ferry Disaster Charities

YG Entertainment chief Yang Hyun Suk has joined the long line of companies and celebrities pledging financial support for the families of the victims and survivors of the Sewol ferry disaster.  The company announced it would be donating 500 million won (approximately US$480,000) to charities helping those affected by the tragedy. According to the entertainment agency, the money will be raised by t...

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Who is the Winner of “K-Pop Star 3” and Which Agency Did He Choose?

The final competition of SBS’ “K-Pop Star 3,” which aired on April 13 consisted of two rounds: the first round was a mission round assigned by the judges and the second mission was a free selection round. 60% of the judges’ scores and 40% of the viewers’ votes were compiled in order to determine the final score. The first contestant to take the stage was Sam Kim. He reinterpreted BIGBANG’s “Lies.”...

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