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There’s more to come from Ji Chang-wook
by | November 19, 2016 | 68 Comments
Many have called The K2 a career-defining project for its star, Ji Chang-wook, but the 29-year-old would beg to differ. Indeed, he ran his body ragged for the role of a war mercenary turned into a bodyguard-for-hire, learning Korean, Russian, Japanese and Brazilian martial arts techniques and performing his own stunts, but Ji refuses to... More »


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Oh Snap! Kang So-ra wins at photoshoots
by | November 1, 2016 | 48 Comments
I couldn’t love this shoot any more than I already do. I really like the recent trend that Kang So-ra seems to be taking with her photoshoots, since they all have such an elegance about them. This one especially—the flower accessories are works of art in and of themselves, and having the contrast of her... More »


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Park Bo-gum, grateful as ever
by | October 29, 2016 | 151 Comments
Viewers who’ve seen Youths Over Flowers in Africa already know this, but Park Bo-gum (23) is of unique ilk, a rare breed. Although his mild-mannered, respectful, real-life persona didn’t bleed through his commanding presence onscreen as Crown Prince Yi Yeong in Moonlight Drawn By Clouds, his humility and thoughtfulness were on full display during press... More »


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Shin Dong-wook publishes novel, still no comeback plans
by | October 28, 2016 | 54 Comments
Aw, I’m glad to have an update on Shin Dong-wook (Wish Upon a Star, Soulmate), even if it’s not to say he’s been cast in a drama or has concrete plans to return to acting. The actor has been out of the spotlight for the past five years after he was diagnosed with a rare... More »


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Drinking interview with Cinderella Park So-dam
by | October 2, 2016 | 56 Comments
Park So-dam (Cinderella and the Four Knights) has made her stamp as a rising Chungmuro star at the young age of 25. Nicknamed “The Jewel of Indie Films,” she has been praised by critics for showing a talent beyond her years. Recently, she gave a drinking interview where she talked about carving a path for... More »


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Oh Snap! The K2 stars get cozy
by | September 22, 2016 | 85 Comments
I’m really digging the emotion in this shoot, because it tells a story—a story with cuddling and Victorian dresses and random prisms, but a story nonetheless. Hey, when you’ve got professionally pretty people like Ji Chang-wook and Yoon-ah in front of your lens, who’s to complain? The actors are gearing up for the premiere of... More »


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Kim So-hyun dishes on Bring It On, Ghost
by | September 18, 2016 | 77 Comments
In the days following the finale of Bring It On, Ghost, Kim So-hyun (17) sat down with journalists to bid the show and her character a fond farewell. She complimented the cast and her director, and was effusive in her praise of the experience: “The environment on set was the best, so great that I... More »


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Oh Snap! Moonlight stars on cloud nine
by | September 14, 2016 | 116 Comments
It’s a rather broody photo shoot for two stars who are on top of the world right now — with their hit drama Moonlight Drawn By Clouds breaking twenty percent ratings this past week, Park Bo-gum and Kim Yoo-jung should really be dancing in these photos, no? Here they are for Elle Korea, answering questions... More »


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Oh Snap! Ji Chang-wook in his kingly pajamas
by | September 1, 2016 | 65 Comments
There really isn’t much to say about this photo shoot featuring Ji Chang-wook (Healer), other than that he looks so pretty in it that I will forgive the fact that he thought it would be cool to wear a blazer over his jammies. Hey, he’s filming The K2 right now! Maybe he’s really tired, okay?... More »


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Yoo Seung-ho and his image ruination for Kim Seon-dal
by | June 28, 2016 | 31 Comments
His latest role, a brash swindler in historical film Kim Seon-dal, marks a departure for Yoo Seung-ho (22) from his usual melodramatic projects, and his playful, puppy-like side came out during the round interviews held last week to promote the movie. Yoo debuted in 2002 at eight years old... More »