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Oh Snap! Byun Yo-han wears some clothes
by | January 28, 2016 | 48 Comments
I believe New Zealand rock folk band Flight of the Conchords put it best when they said, “You think you know fashion, well, fashion’s a stranger. You think fashion’s your friend; my friend, fashion is danger.” So here’s Byun Yo-han of Six Flying Dragons fame in a W Korea spread. Enjoy.... More »

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Yoon Shi-yoon is back among us, hurrah!
by | January 26, 2016 | 70 Comments
Yoon Shi-yoon is back, and not a moment too soon! (What with the bevy of stars heading off for their two-year service soon, like Lee Seung-gi, Yoo Ah-in, Joo-won, Lee Min-ho… Aie, hold me.) He entered service quietly in April 2014, and served in the marine corps until his discharge on January 27. (I know... More »

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Oh Snap! Answer us, Ryu Joon-yeol
by | January 19, 2016 | 196 Comments
Newbie actor Ryu Joon-yeol may have left some fans wanting in the wake of Answer Me 1988’s ending, but here’s a teaser from his photo spread in next month’s edition of Marie Claire. In the interview, the 29-year-old actor said, “In life, which is filled with good, bad, happy, and regretful moments, I want to... More »

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Oh Snap! Yoo Ah-in is so in right now
by | January 14, 2016 | 98 Comments
The latest awards season was a very good one for Yoo Ah-in, who raked in all sorts of accolades for excellence in acting both on the silver and small screen. His performance in blockbuster 2015 hit Veteran netted him the most critical acclaim, though he was frequently nominated as best actor for both Veteran and... More »

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Lee Sang-yoon: On becoming a grade-schooler, dancing for his craft, and the power of hair
by | October 25, 2015 | 104 Comments
It’s only been a week since tvN’s ajumma-turned-college-freshman romantic comedy Twenty Again wrapped, but lead actor Lee Sang-yoon has already done a gazillion interviews and been on a vacation. Who feels lazy? The heartwarming series, starring Choi Ji-woo as a woman who rediscovers herself at 38, was another hit for the cable network’s Friday-Saturday drama... More »

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Choi Jin-hyuk discharged from army early due to knee injury
by | October 21, 2015 | 44 Comments
Oh no, it’s usually happy news to hear of actors coming back from army duty, but this is unfortunate. Choi Jin-hyuk (Pride and Prejudice, Fated To Love You) has been discharged from the army on disability after only seven months of active duty. It was announced on October 21 that the army officially discharged him... More »

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Yoochun reports for army duty
by | August 27, 2015 | 64 Comments
Is it already that time? But what if I’m not emotionally prepared? It’s always a sad day for dramaland when leading men head off to army, but duty calls. Park Yoochun reported for basic training at the Nonsan Army Training Center on August 27, after which he’ll be stationed as a public service worker for... More »

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Yoo Ah-in relishes his evil turn in Veteran
by | August 2, 2015 | 35 Comments
Yoo Ah-in (29, real name Uhm Hong-shik) is back, and this time he’s completely shed his youthful image. He plays an audaciously evil chaebol heir in his upcoming film, Veteran, and he’ll present to the public a new and previously unseen range to his acting. Until now, Yoo has often played the role of rebellious... More »

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Won Bin and Lee Na-young get married in secret
by | May 30, 2015 | 66 Comments
And another heartthrob goes off the market. After dating for two years (and very quietly at that), Won Bin (The Man From Nowhere) and Lee Na-young (Runaway: Plan B) tied the knot in a secret wedding ceremony on Saturday, May 30. I know Won Bin is known for keeping his private life private, but I’m... More »

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Oh Snap! Jaejoong, Choi Jin-hyuk, Sungmin off to army
by | March 31, 2015 | 56 Comments
And more of dramaland’s leading men head off to the army… It was a triple header on March 31, as Jaejoong (Spy, Triangle), Choi Jin-hyuk (Pride and Prejudice, Fated To Love You), and Super Junior’s Sungmin reported for active duty. Both Jaejoong and Choi Jin-hyuk opted to enter basic training quietly, and posted pictures online... More »