[Recap] Soompi Weekly Roundup – August Week 1

All the important Korean Entertainment news from this week in one place: This is your Weekly Soompi Roundup! 

  • Yoo Seung Ho‘s latest army photo reassured people that not all celebrity soldiers are causing scandals.
  • G-Dragon got caught up in the Trayvon Martin controversy with a poorly timed picture. Why can’t you take V-sign selcas like everyone else, Ji Yong?
  • Hungry? How about an Infinite burger set from Lotteria?

The SNS photo of the week goes to very adorable bulldog puppy named “Homie.” Homie’s papa is someone really famous. Can you guess who his papa is

For more SNS goodness, check out last week’s top Instagram photos

Next…What do you think is this week’s top music video? 

The music video of the week goes to EXO‘s “Growl.” I’m not one to jump on fandom band wagons but the music video was shot in one take! The outfits are classy and flattering! The song wasn’t weird and needed some getting used to like their previous promotional songs! No fancy box! They have different singing and choreography parts for two versions of the song in different languages! This is getting really long! 

Other notable music videos: 

Do you agree? Disagree?

Also in music…

  • G-Dragon, Dynamic Duo, Henry, and Yoo Seung Woo have been added to the already awesome artist line up for KCON

Next…So many awesome dramas airing soon.

  • Alex, Lee Hee Jin, and SHINee‘s Minho have officially joined the “Medical Top Team” cast. 
  • Wait, no “Heirs” casting news this week? Did they run out of good looking people to cast?

In variety news the members of 2NE1 got the male cast of “Running Man” very excited, whether it was Gary confessing his feelings for CL or Park Bom making sure Lee Kwang Soo doesn’t flirt with Minzy.

 Also in variety…

This week’s fashion pictorial goes to Kim Hyun Joong for “High Cut” because I am a big “Barefoot Friends” fan. 

For more fashion pictorials, check out our “Fashion” tag. 

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