April 13th, 2010

Miguel

Sooyoung has a crush on Daesung?

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There’s been so much information coming out about the new SBS pilot program HahaMong Show and I’m sure every little tidbit is making you get really excited.

To increase more hype, It has been revealed that SNSD’s Sooyoung wants to get closer to Big Bang’s Daesung.

Sooyoung said, “I think it’s very brave for a female idol to admit that Big Bang is their ideal type. All SNSD members wants to get closer with Daesung. When I saw him get close to Taeyeon on Family Outing, I got really jealous.”

I’m sure Daesung started to blush as he heard this. Daesung replied in kind, “I got a good vibe from her in the dressing room.”

Why does every female idol love Daesung?

KARA’s Jiyoung, T-ara’s Eunjung, the Brown Eyed Girls and now all of SNSD (except Tiffany probably)? Daesung should take advantage of this chance.

Source: Allkpop
Mankae and former mankae
  • myusic

First peek of Jiyeon in Death Bell 2



Having confirmed the cast and having a dinner meeting, the first stills for the upcoming horror movie, Death Bell 2 have been released after filming begun this past weekend.

The stills show T-ara’s Jiyeon drenched by the rain in school uniform, with a miserable expression on her face.

Death Bell 2 is scheduled for a release at the end of July.

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Source: akp
Mankae and former mankae
  • myusic

T-ara to release World Cup song in May



In the midst of the hype surrouding Fifa World Cup 2010, girl group T-ara has announced the release of a special track called The World Cup Song. There’s no indication on whether this is the same or different song that the sextet was announced to be singing for Park Ji Sung.

T-ara’s label, Core Contents Media stated, “We will release a song to wish for the success of Korea’s national team. Written by Jo Young Soo, the song has been recorded with a choir consisting of 500 members.”

The track is planned to drop on May 1st, so don’t miss it!

Source: akp
Mankae and former mankae
  • myusic

2AM confirmed to open for WG's Concert

All the speculation of Oneday (2PM & 2AM) opening for the Wonder Girls during their US tour has been narrowed down to only the "Day Time" side of JYP's male group since the tour ticket presales have been put up for sale.

Fans were also wondering what it ment when 2AM's leader JoKown tweeted Yenny with: @WGyenny yenny!! 2AM guest~~~!

Wonderfuls, Hottest (2PM fans) and IAM's (2am fans) were all a bit intrigued with this tweet for the fact that only 2PM was the only group listed under the concert ticket sites to perform before the girls.

But today we finally get clarification! with YeEun's very own words:



Source: wgspectacle, YENNY's twitter

Yenny is an angel without wings...
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  • bojan

Jaebeom 'Hype Nation' casting confirmed... will arrive in Korea in June

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2PM former member Jaebeom's casting in the movie 'Hype Nation' has been confirm and he is anticipated to enter Korea in June.

According to the statements of a 'Hype Nation' representative on the 14th, Park Jaebeom is planning to appear in this movie and is preparing to return to Korea this June. 70% of the filming for 'Hype Nation' is planned to take place in Korea, requiring Jaebeom to return to Korea for filming.

Jaebeom will be working with the American filmmaker Young Lee and will be making his earnest comeback to the entertainment world through this role. As 'Hype Nation' is aiming for the worldwide movie market, the movie dialogue will be in English, making Jaebeom, born and raised in the United States, the right fit for the role, according to the representative. Jaebeom will also sing for the OST, showing his talents as both an actor and a singer.

Jaebeom will play the main character in 'Hype Nation,' a story about Asian and Western b-boys. There are rumores that the main female lead will be played by a Korean girl group member. The 'Hype Nation' representative said, "The filmmaker Young Lee will be returning [to Korea] from America at the very end of April, so the decision sill be made around that time."

Son Dambi had been scheduled to be cast in 'Hype Nation' but for various reasons had to withdraw from the project, causing the main lead of the movie to be changed from a female character to a male.


Original Source: NATE news
Translated by 49.5bananas @ W2D

this movie will be so great
How I Met Your Mother; Barney & Robin

SM Entertainment announces plans to file a lawsuit against TVXQ trio


Today on the 13th of April, SM Entertainment made an official announcement regarding their stance on the TVXQ JaeChunSu situation they have been tangled with for the past several months. The tables have now turned – SM Entertainment have revealed to file a lawsuit against the TVXQ trio.

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Source: Nate News & allkpop
Leeloo

Seungri "Daesung drank too much during 'Family Outing' party causing bloodshot eyes"



Big Bang's maknae Seungri has complaint about Daesung.

Seungri in the recent recording of SBS pilot variety program 'HahaMong Show' revealed his discontent towards member Daesung, something which he has not been able to say, garnering much concern.

Seungri said "Every time when I ask Daesung hyung to go for a drink, he will always say he is exercising, cannot drink alcohol. But when he went to the 'Family Outing' team dinner, he drank so much," revealing his annoyance.

Later Seungri also exposed "One day Daesung hyung had bloodshot eyes. I was surprised, thinking that hyung was tired out. But it turned out that the day before during the 'Family Outing' party, he drank too much alcohol and was exposed to cold winds so his eyes became like this", causing much panic to Daesung.

Besides this, Seungri also talked about some hilarious complaints against Big Bang members G-Dragon, TOP, Taeyang, arousing much laughter. The program will be broadcasted on the 17th at 5:05 p.m.

Source : Newsen
Translated by Miseremei @ bigbanghaven.blogspot.com

Looks like someone is getting a little revenge. Can't wait!
chomi

Seo In Young for solo comeback this April – joining rivalry with Lee Hyori and Rain


Jewelry ex-member Seo In Young is set to have her comeback with new song release.

A Star Empire representative revealed on 13th April, “Seo In Young will have her comeback end of April.”

This will be her solo comeback 2 years after her solo album ‘Elly is Cinderella’ released in 2008, and it is known that Seo In Young is currently doing the recording works for her album.

The Star Empire rep added that they have plans for Seo In Young to do ballad genre for her title song, but nothing has been very much confirmed as of now. Seo In Young has always been known for her vocal capabilities, and previously she took part in the OST for drama ‘IRIS’ with the song ‘사랑하면 안되나요’.

Meanwhile, Seo In Young left group Jewelry with the album ‘End And..’ released last December.

Source: Newsen + K-Bites
soma

Jessica, Sooyoung and Hyoyeon making a cameo in Choi Siwon’s drama, Oh! My Lady


There have been a lot of hype about SNSD members, Jessica, Sooyoung and Hyoyeon making a cameo in Choi Siwon’s drama, Oh! My Lady since last week. So naturally, a lot of SNSD fans were tuned in to their television sets on April 12th to catch a glimpse of their idols.

The non-speaking cameo was very short though, clocking in at just 13 secs and sees the girls walk on a miniature red carpet and posing for the cameras.



credit: allkpop
prot0628 @ yt

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Lee Hyori for May issue of Elle, "Even though I don't have a perfect face and body…"



Recently back with a new album ‘H-Logic’, singer Lee Hyori is featured for a photoshoot for fashion magazine ‘Elle’.

Even though Lee Hyori was working until early hours for her album MV filming on the day the photoshoot filming, she did not fail to show off her charisma as a diva in front of the camera in her boyish short haircut and smokey makeup.

And during the interview for the photoshoot, Lee Hyori talk about the reason to why she has many female fans, “To say the truth, I’m not born a beauty. Even though I don’t have a perfect body and face, I am able to carry myself confidently with the compliment of styling. And I guess that is why I received such great support from everyone.”

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Source: TVDaily via KBites
Seungri
  • ashiva

10Asia Interviews Singer K.Will



My name is K.Will. Songwriter Bang Shi-hyuk came up with my name Will. I was a bit concerned by the fact that there is a yogurt with the same name but I liked the future-oriented vibe it gave off. It was also the trend at the moment -- to make such names. J-Lim, G-Soul and then K.Will. My real name is Kim Hyung-soo.

I was born on December 30, 1981. I could have been a year younger was I born just a little bit later so it's a slightly disappointing birthday. And I thought the day would never come but I'm 30 now, although I don't really feel it because I usually hang out with people who are older than me. I'm at a cute age.

I'm an only child. But I think my mother raised me not to be like an only child. I debuted on television through KBS music show "Yoon Do-hyun's Love Letter" but she didn't watch it because she was busy watching a debate show. And everyone worried she would cry at my first concert but she told me very cheerfully afterwards that she didn't cry and had a lot of fun. She said it didn't seem like she was watching her own son. (laugh)

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Source: asiae.co.kr - 1, 2, 3, 4

2PM releases comeback photo for comeback single!

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Ahead of their comeback, a teaser photo to 2PM’s new album is released on 14th April on their teaser site and on Naver music site.

Known for their experimental concepts and acrobatic performances through their previous hits like ‘10 points out of 10′, ‘Again & Again’ and ‘Heartbeat’, the group has received much love from music fans all this while.

In the teaser photo revealed, the 2PM members were seen in a modern and chic image. A JYP rep revealed, “Through this single, 2PM will show a more matured side of them.”
The group is set for comeback on 22nd April.

S: sookyeong

MY NAME IS 2PM. IM SO EXCITEEEEEED.
Flying could be fun.
  • ashiva

YouTube Star to Perform in Washington



Guitar prodigy and YouTube sensation Jung Sung-ha has been invited to perform at a special charity concert with producer David Foster at the historic Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C.


The 13-year-old guitarist was the only Korean musician invited to "An Evening with Childhelp featuring David Foster," which will be held Tuesday evening (Eastern Standard Time). First lady Michelle Obama will be a special guest at the gala event.

The concert is part of Childhelp's 50th anniversary celebration. Childhelp is a charity committed to preventing and treating child abuse in the U.S. and around the world.

Jung will be sharing the stage with famous producer David Foster and popular artists such as Patti LaBelle, Brian McKnight, Charice and former American Idol winner Ruben Studdard.

The concert will be taped for broadcast on BET and Centric Broadcasting Networks in the U.S.

On his Web site, Jung said his dream is to be a professional acoustic fingerstyle guitarist. He uses a top-of-the-line Lakewood A48CP guitar.

Jung first attracted attention for his YouTube videos, where he plays acoustic guitar arrangements of popular songs by U2, Extreme, The Beatles and Eric Clapton. Since 2006, he has uploaded over 240 video clips on YouTube, which have been viewed over 110 million times.

Source: The Korea Times
[tsuyoshi]

Max Matsuura: 'the 3 are forgiving towards the 2, they don't have these feelings at all.'

Ok gaiz, this is pretty big. it's turning into a massive tweet entry.

Max has been sending some emo Tweets our way for the past few hours.

They started with him talking about Changmin (no idea what happened between them, must have missed this) and it basically ended in him saying the guys were seriously divided now.

He's deleted pretty much all of them already.

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Last update on the matter:

僕は、何も怒ってないし、チャンミンにも、何かあったんだと思う。だから余計なツイートは、もうしないし、この件については、これで終りにしましょう。

'As for me, I'm not angry about anything, I think something must have been going on with Changmin as well. So I won't make such unnecessary tweets again. Let's put the matter to an end with this.'

Source: Masato Matsuura's Twitter & purplesky for yesterday's batch of Tweets.
Translation by atarashiiyoake on LJ.
Don't take out without credits, please.

Okay, so I'm just kind of crying really hard right now. I pretty much lost the faith all in one Tweet there.
liseux
  • _ochre

YES The Housemaid releases character posters



The above main poster for The Housemaid was released a little while ago, but the following character posters are new. They feature the four characters of the erotic suspense thriller, namely Jeon Do-yeon, Lee Jung-jae, Seo Woo, and Yoon Yeo-jung. The movie is currently in post-production and will release in theaters on May 13.

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Source: E Daily
Via: dramabeans

Seo Woo omg. INTENSE.

Siwon's Improving English / SHINGLISH: SS2 Manila

Choi Siwon, the resident abs-king and pastor of Super Junior, is learning more and more English! Although still with a heavy accent (bordering on gibberish), SHINGLISH is still too adorable~!

Of course, he talks about God (press conference video), and about "high expectations" and "not feeling too well" during the concert in Manila.
*He was sick and probably very tired from filming (he only arrived on the day of the concert itself, separate from the whole group), so he wasn't able to perform in the last 2 songs.

CHECK OUT THE VIDEOS BELOW!




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Rain issues a $2 million dollar lawsuit

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Looks like Rain isn’t out of the legal storm yet – although he won his last lawsuit, the idol is now involved in another lawsuit worth 2 billion won (~$2 million USD). Rain and seven other investors are all suing J.Tune Creative for embezzling the investment they put into the company, meaning that Rain, fortunately, isn’t the one under fire this time around.

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kpop has been up and down today eh?