2. Large companies are currently in a heated competition over landing contracts with child stars. With stars like Kim So Hyun, Kim Yoo Jung, Jin Ji Hee, and Yeo Jin Goo shooting to fame, companies are looking to nab young talent as early as possible. One insider said, "In the past, child stars would have to leave an impression for themselves in a movie or drama before a contract was offered, but companies are now expressing interest in training their own child stars. Child stars who have starred in popular movies or dramas recently are receiving an influx of offers."
3. Popular idol group members C and D are said to be in discord. C is currently promoting in many different areas and achieving high popularity, unlike D, who has received the support of his company all along. Because of the difference in treatment, C's never had a great relationship with D, and now that he's considering a solo career, he's looking to move companies as well. One insider said, "Their personalities always clashed with each other. Now that they're older and with more experience, it's going to be harder for them to promote together for much longer. It will be difficult for C to find a new agency immediately but a limit has been reached in continuing as a group."( Read more...Collapse )
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