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Sung Joon takes a bubble bath
by | May 30, 2013 | 62 Comments
girlfriday: …and we all have a better day. javabeans: I mean, as far as news goes it’s not exactly doing much. Yet it’s doing a lot to make me happy, so who’s to argue against it? girlfriday: Though Bazaar didn’t have to be so stingy with the teeny tiny photos of bath time. I mean,... More »


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Eom Ki-joon: “I want to act for a long, long time”
by | May 19, 2013 | 37 Comments
Eom Ki-joon just finished up a drama—May 4 was the finale of OCN’s The Virus—and rather than taking a break he’s headed immediately back to work for more performances, this time onstage, with some time to answer questions and take interviews like this one. Or rather, we can say he’s continuing the stage performances instead... More »


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Joo-won injured while filming 1N2D
by | May 18, 2013 | 40 Comments
javabeans: Uh-oh, bad news for Joo-won, who just suffered an injury to the nose while filming an upcoming episode of 1 Night 2 Days. Apparently he was knocked unconscious mid-shoot, then taken to the emergency room while filming stopped. girlfriday: Eeeeeep. I know we always joke about wanting the games on 1N2D to be violent,... More »


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Choi Jin-hyuk interview: “I lost hair stressing about the drama”
by | May 12, 2013 | 77 Comments
It’s safe to say that Gu Family Book turned Choi Jin-hyuk into an overnight star, even though he had steadily been acting for the better part of a decade and had leading roles in other dramas. I know a fair contingent of us here have long been fans of his gentle charisma (Pasta, I Need... More »


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Kang Ji-hwan’s post-Money interview and photo shoots
by | May 6, 2013 | 81 Comments
Ah, that time after an actor wraps a drama and finally has time to give tons of interviews and shoot photo spreads… Kang Ji-hwan recently finished up his weekend revenge-and-money-and-corruption drama Incarnation of Money, and we’ve got a slew of interviews and photos, like the cover he recently shot for May’s issue of The Star... More »


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Joo-won’s spring shoot for @star1
by | May 1, 2013 | 73 Comments
Here’s a bunch of photos of Joo-won, just because. Like you need a reason for pictures of Joo-won, right? The actor did an interview with @star1, where he talked about his recent drama Level 7 Civil Servant (better known around these parts as The Drama That Shall Not Be Named) and life as the maknae... More »


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Park Hae-il’s quirky Vogue photo shoot
by | April 27, 2013 | 26 Comments
Ha, adorable. Park Hae-il gets in touch with his inner goofball for this new Vogue Korea photo shoot, which just makes me smile. He looks like a big doofus, but also maybe the world’s best-dressed doofus. I have no idea why he’s waving around a fish or holding close a… turnip?… but damned if he... More »


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Jung Seok-won for Esquire
by | April 24, 2013 | 111 Comments
You’re welcome. Here’s Jung Seok-won (Haeundae Lovers, Rooftop Prince) in a shoot for Esquire, making days brighter everywhere he goes. Am suddenly discovering I have a newfound appreciation for suspenders… The actor recently announced his upcoming wedding to ballad singer Baek Ji-young this June (*clap clap* — they’re so adorable) and all I have to... More »


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Lee Shi-young earns spot on national boxing team
by | April 24, 2013 | 96 Comments
How cool is this? Lee Shi-young, who took up amateur boxing a few years ago, has now qualified to be part of South Korea’s national boxing team. Dude. That’s awesome. I recall reading headlines that she was hoping to make the Olympic team, and now she’s one step closer to that goal. Lee Shi-young, age... More »


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Lee Soo-kyung’s new image and magazine spread
by | April 24, 2013 | 30 Comments
Lee Soo-kyung has a new drama and a new image to go with it; she goes bold and fierce for this InStyle magazine shoot, which plays off her image as a villainess character in her current drama, I Summon You Gold. It’s not a look I would have chosen for her, but she pulls it... More »


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Birth of a new power couple: Jo In-sung ♥ Kim Min-hee
by | April 23, 2013 | 135 Comments
The K-webs are abuzz with this piece of news, which is likely to dominate for the next day or two, with Jo In-sung (That Winter, the Wind Blows, What Happened In Bali) and Kim Min-hee (Temperature of Love, Moby Dick) admitting that they’re dating. The key points: His agency put out a statement on April... More »