[Recap] Soompi Weekly Roundup - October Week 1

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

  • YG Entertainment sued a “Mr.Kim” who had been for years harassing YG and their artists with malicious comments. 
  • Other celebrities are taking a stand against evil netizens. Baek Ji Young is suing some really awful netizens who made horrible remarks about her miscarriage. IU, Song Hye Gyo, and Lee Young Ae have also taken legal actions against these netizens. Really, netizens? Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should. 
  • Update on Song Joong Ki: Who needs plastic surgery when you have the army to slim down your face?
  • Heo Young Saeng will enlist as a policeman as part of his military duty at the end of October. 
  • Han Ji Min joins Lee Byung Hun and a million other actors at BH Entertainment.
  • Kim Heechul is now a webtoon writer! I haven’t checked it out yet but how can it not be funny?


The fashion pictorial of the week goes to EXO-K and their beautiful faces. 

Also don’t forget to check out our week’s best dressed idol and month’s best dressed men. You can also vote who wore it better: Suzy vs HyunA and Kim Hye Soo vs Sooyoung.

Next…this week’s top music video was “very good”

The music video of the week goes to Block B‘s “Very Good” because it was just that. 

Other notable music videos: 

In other music news, Nicole will be leaving Kara and DSP Entertainment this coming January. Kang Ji Young‘s contract is also ending a few months after but no word on whether she will leave also. 


The SNS photo of the week goes to the ever-so adorable Haru and her resemblance to her mama and papa who are sort of famous

 For more SNS goodness, check out our K-Pop Instagram gallery

Next…It’s always bittersweet when a good drama ends.

Master’s Sun” has ended and so has Soompi’s very own and incomparable recap series. Are you sad? Are you relieved? Did you even watch it? If you missed it, you can read through all seventeen detailed recaps.

 Also in drama and film news:

  • The Commitment” staring T.O.P. released two trailers. It’s nice to Choi Seung Hyun without his eyeliner and brightly colored hair. 
  • MBC will use a fancy new HD equipment for their new drama. Does this mean we will see how much BB Cream the actors are wearing? 


In variety news…

  • Lee Seung Ki has been cast as the baggage boy for four veteran actresses in what might be called “Grandmas Over Flowers.”

That’s all for this recap! Talk to Noona! Follow her on Twitter or send your questions/feedback via email.

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