Drama Casting & News
From the set of A Star’s Lover
by | December 8, 2008 | 35 Comments
Only two days from its premiere, SBS’s A Star’s Lover invited press to one of its filming sites on December 8 for a preview of the new Wednesday-Thursday drama. The drama’s production press conference already took place last month with the main cast. This time, lead actors Choi Ji-woo, playing... More »


Celebrity News
Third-trimester Kim Hee-sun
by | December 8, 2008 | 15 Comments
Kim Hee-sun (Smile Again) is in her last month of pregnancy and, as she has done periodically throughout, she has just posted up photos online showing her condition. She even released her ultrasound image on her personal homepage. Kim married her chaebol husband last October and announced her pregnancy in... More »


Kpop News
Min-woo rings in the new year solo
by | December 7, 2008 | 5 Comments
Lee Min-woo is wrapping up the year with a twofer — a two-part concert, that is. On December 31, he’ll put on the M Rizing Tour Step 3 — Adieu 2008, a night of two performances. The first, at 7pm, to send off 2008, while the second at 11pm rings... More »


Celebrity News
Han Ye-seul taken to task for rude awards exit
by | December 7, 2008 | 38 Comments
Han Ye-seul may have gotten lots of raves about her glamorous entrance at the recent Korean Film Awards, but now she has to deal with reaction to her ungracious exit. Han left while the ceremony was still in progress, which was perceived by many to be rude and disrespectful —... More »


Celebrity News
Choi Kang-hee’s Six Addictions
by | December 7, 2008 | 11 Comments
Choi Kang-hee is known for her quirky image, both in acting style and fashion sense. Her fashion profile was raised since appearing in the drama My Sweet Seoul, where her character’s casual, boho-chic clothes spurred fashion trends among twenty- and thirty-something women. Choi is showing more of her style sense... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
A new film, a new image for Park Jin-hee
by | December 7, 2008 | 5 Comments
Park Jin-hee (War of Money) sheds her usual well-behaved, proper image for her new film Sweet Lies, in which she lies and fakes her way through the plot in pursuit of love. She also shows off a sexier new side in these three new stills from the film. Uh, I’m... More »


Celebrity News
Gong Yoo and friends at radio station launch
by | December 6, 2008 | 15 Comments
On December 5, currently enlisted actor Gong Yoo (Coffee Prince) was at Dongdaemun’s Good Morning City outdoor stage to kick off the new military broadcast radio station. Fans in attendance were excited to see the star after a year out of the spotlight. Other celebrities present included enlisted NRG singer... More »


Celebrity News
A Salad Day party
by | December 6, 2008 | 20 Comments
Although she hasn’t acted in anything recently, Yoon Eun-hye has maintained a public profile with CFs, such as the popular one she did for Samsung’s Zipel line of refrigerators, which was boosted by the “Salad Song” that she recorded with Lee Dong-gun promoting the brand. On December 5, she attended... More »


Kpop News
Hyori gives designing a try
by | December 6, 2008 | 17 Comments
Pop star Hyori is designing her own T-shirt. And I use the word “designing” loosely. The shirt is to commemorate her upcoming concert(s) on the 19th and 20th (her first since going solo) and will be presented to all the concertgoers as an expression of Hyori’s appreciation. And when I... More »


Drama Casting & News
Raise a glass to Terroir
by | December 5, 2008 | 44 Comments
Are you watching SBS’s new Monday-Thursday drama Terroir? I admit not being that captivated after catching a bit of the first episode, but I don’t think I’ve seen enough yet to give it a fair chance. No doubt SBS is looking to re-create the success of Gourmet — first with... More »


Drama Casting & News
Won Bin cheers on Song Hye-gyo
by | December 5, 2008 | 27 Comments
Won Bin — who’s kept a low profile in recent months (years, even) — surprised everyone by showing up to the set of The World They Live In to lend some moral support for his former co-star, Song Hye-gyo, and the staff of her current drama. The series had been... More »