[Recap] Soompi Weekly Roundup – October Week 4
All the important Korean Entertainment news from this week in one place: This is your Weekly Soompi Roundup!
This week in celebrity news…
- They say romance often blossoms on set, and maybe this is what happened for supposed celebrity couple Chun Jung Myung and Kim Min Jung?
- Are Jung Kyung Ho and Girl’s Generation’s Sooyoung dating? They deny it but since the rumor has come up twice now…
- Park Yoochun denied dating rumors with golfer Ahn Shin Ae. Well, he did say he liked older women so maybe they’re not dating.
- DMTN’s Choi Daniel has made his appeal after receiving a one year jail sentence for his marijuana charges.
- Actor Go Joo Won is involved in an assault incident full of accusations and lawsuits. They said he beat them up. He said he wasn’t there. We’ll have to wait to find out what happened.
- Kwang Ji Hwan recently won the legal battle against his old agency while Jo Yeo Jeong is still dealing with two agencies.
- Kara‘s Goo Hara fainted during a Japanese concert but her agency says not to worry.
- miss A’s Min tweeted a picture of Sunmi with Rick Ross’ head photoshopped over her. People debated on whether it was racist but her agency apologized and she took it down.
The fashion pictorial of the week goes to Taeyang for Elle Magazine. Is that Taeyang? You can hardly recognize him.
Honorable mention goes to Kim Soo Hyun because he’s so handsome.
Next…Don’t be “sorry.”
The music video of the week goes to Shin Seung Hun’s “Sorry.” The song is beautiful to hear, and the music video is beautiful to watch.
Other notable music videos:
- K.Will – “You Don’t Know Love”
- Ailee – “Heaven” Japanese Version
- Kanto – “What You Want” Feat. Infinite’s Sung Gyu
- Topp Dogg – “Use Your Words”
- Yoo Seung Woo – “U Who?” Feat. San E
- Delight – “School Bells Ring Ring Ring”
- Teen Top – “Lovefool”
- Gray – “Dangerous” Feat. Jay Park
- Jang Nara – “Love”
In other music news…
- A-Jax’s Sung Min suffered a knee injury and will not partake in “Snake” promotios.
- This month had two under rated artist spotlights. This week is all about Sunbee and her beautiful voice.
- Block B’s sort of former agency is being sued and the group got caught up with it. Seven Seasons assured that the group is not involved.
- Sistar’s Hyorin will make her solo debut before the end of the year.
- Girls’ Generation and PSY are nominees for the YouTube video of the year. Go vote!
- Gummy has moved from YG to C-JES Entertainment.
- Troublemaker will release a 19+ version of their upcoming album.
- The nominees of “2013 MAMA” are out and you can vote! Tickets are being pre-sold on Soompi now, but there might not be any left.
The SNS photo of the week goes to a collage Noona made of Teen Top’s morning selcas! Any of these would be a beautiful sight to wake up to.
Next…does the hair make the man?
Lee Min Ho is always good looking but how about his hair? Take a look at his most popular drama hairstyles and vote for best and worst.
In other drama and film news…
- Catch up on the “Heirs” with our very own recap series!
- Go Ara and Jung Woo had a very awkward lip biting scene. Next time, how about a simple kiss?
- Yoona and Lee Bum Soo have been confirmed for “Prime Minister and I.” Lee Yeon Hee also confirmed her role in “Miss Korea.” How will these two SM C&C dramas fair?
- Bae Yong Jun, Kim Hyun Joong, and Yoon Eun Hye won Hallyu awards.
- Model-idol Ahn Jae Hyun has been added to the cast of “My Lover from the Stars.”
- Park Shin Hye, Go Soo, and Han Suk Gyu will mostly likely be in a new film.
- “Queen of Ambition” writer Lee Hee Myung has been expelled from the Writer’s association, but the reason doesn’t exactly make sense.
In variety news Taemin did something bad and made Son Na Eun very upset. Noona was upset too. Hopefully something like that won’t happen again
Also in the news…
- BoA won free meals at the YG cafeteria. I really hope she does claim it one day and take proof shots! Maybe she can take Lee Soo Man with her.
- It’s the battle of the abs for “Win!” The winning team will be decided very soon.
- MBLAQ’s Mir seems like such a good kid! He wrote an honest diary entry about his trip to Rwanda.
- “Super Star K” has been confirmed for season six.
- “Grandpas Over Flowers” Actress edition will film in Croatia.