Idol Artist Yura of Girl’s Day Gifts Yoo Jae Suk with a Hand-Drawn Portrait

Yura of Girl’s Day made a guest appearance on the latest episode of KBS “Happy Together” and gifted MC Yoo Jae Suk with a portrait she had drawn herself. Also making guest appearances in this episode were Otani Ryohei, Enes Kaya, Sam Ochiri, Choi Yeo Jin, and Clara for the “Hot Men and Women” special. Yura has already gathered much attention for her artistic skills, which were revealed through the...

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Yoo Jae Suk Goes on an Anger Spree After a Mud Wrestling Match with Kim Jong Kook on “Runn...

On August 17, the members of SBS’ “Running Man” went against a team of new idols as well as a team of old idols in the “Triangle of Mysteries” special. The second game of this episode was mud wrestling. In the ring were Yoo Jae Suk and Kim Jong Kook. As soon as the start whistle blew, Kim Jong Kook brought everyone to laughter by effortlessly lifting up Yoo Jae Suk. Soon afterwards, he started to ...

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Yoo Jae Suk’s New Show “I’m a Man” Not Doing as Well as Expected, Last in Viewer Ratings

KBS 2TV’s new variety program “I’m a Man,” hosted by the nation’s MC Yoo Jae Suk, recorded a slight decline in viewer ratings for this week’s broadcast. According to Nielsen Korea on August 16, the August 15 episode of “I’m a Man” recorded ratings of 4.2% nationwide. This is a slight drop from the previous week’s rating of 5.2% on August 8, which was the show’s very first broadcast following its a...

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IU Talks about Girls’ Armpit Hair on “I Am a Man”

IU advised a male audience member on a rather funny topic of armpit hair during her appearance on the very first episode of Yoo Jae Suk‘s talk show “I Am a Man.”  On the August 2 episode of the program, a male audience member brought forth a problem he had. He introduced himself as a dance student, and went onto say that he was really surprised to see that his ballet partner had ...

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Which K-Pop Star Shares Your August Birthday?

Happy birthday to the August babies out there! This month celebrates the birthdays of K-Pop idols such as Girls‘ Generation‘s Tiffany, f(x)‘s Luna, BIGBANG‘s G-Dragon, 2AM‘s Jo Kwon, Super Junior‘s Yesung, APink’s Eunji and more! It is also interesting to note that Teen Top‘s Niel, U-KISS‘ Hoon, Ladies‘ Code‘s RiSe and After School...

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5 K-Drama Actors Having a Worse Day Than You

Happy Monday! As we start off the week groaning and moaning, here’s a short reminder that it could be worse. Just be happy you aren’t these K-drama actors. Ever been slapped by kimchi? Well, be happy you aren’t actor Won Ki Joon in “Everybody Kimchi.”  Or Hyun Bin, who has a whole meal spit onto his face in “My Name Is Kim Sam Soon.”  Or Yoo Jae Suk, who ...

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IU to Appear as Guest on Yoo Jae Suk’s New Variety Program “I’m a Man”

Singer IU will be making an appearance as the first female guest on KBS’ “I’m a Man,” a new variety show that was recently added to the broadcast station’s regular program lineup. Suzy of miss A was the guest on the pilot episode.  On July 27, a broadcast representative told TV Report, “Today, IU will appear as a surprise guest during the recording for ‘I’m a Man.’” It appears that IU will be the ...

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Is KBS Too Dependent on the Power of Yoo Jae Suk?

The variety programs of broadcast station KBS are undergoing changes. While its direction has not completely transformed, the channel is now catering to the viewers’ interests more than ever before. The most visible example is “I Am a Man,” which is set to kick off on August 8. Being led by the “Nation’s MC” Yoo Jae Suk, the show’s pilot episode was a hit ...

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