February 25th, 2021


Purple Kiss covers hit songs from the 2000s

A selection of songs that make you thrilled from the intro and make you reminisce.ZIP From the 2000s to the 2010s, we’ve collected the MELON TOP 10 songs by year, LOL. Honestly, everyone in the same age group knows these songs.. A small detail) From CD players to AirPods, the changing history of music players of the time

[Timestamps]0:00​ BoA “Atlantis Princess”: GO EUN, SWAN
0:44​ BAEK Z YOUNG “I Won’t Love”: GO EUN
1:31​ 2NE1 “I DON’T CARE”: SWAN
2:17​ IU “Good Day”: GO EUN
3:17​ Park Hyo Shin “Wild Flower”: SWAN
4:41​ MAMAMOO “Starry Night”: GO EUN, SWAN

Source: 1theK Originals

M Countdown 210225 (Ep. 699)

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Sources: @OfficialMwave | Mnet K-POP

Premiere of "Dear. M" postponed after Park Hye-su accused of bullying

The premiere of the highly anticipated TV drama "Dear. M" as well as promotional events have been delayed indefinitely after lead actress Park Hye-su was embroiled in multiple bullying accusations.

KBS announced the decision Wednesday as Park, 26, ― who plays a kindhearted, optimistic college girl in the series ― was accused by several people online of bullying her classmates when she was in middle school.

"We have decided to postpone Friday's broadcast to closely examine the recent issues against the Dear. M cast member and to perfect the quality of the series," the network said. "The new dates for the series' media conference and its premiere have not been determined."

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source: The Korea Times

Ex-T-ara singer Soyeon's stalker under probe for trespassing on her home

A man who is alleged to have been "stalking" singer Park So-yeon, better known as Soyeon of disbanded K-pop girl group T-ara, is being investigated on suspicion of breaking into her apartment building.

According to Gangnam Police Station Thursday, the man in his 30s, whose identity is being withheld, is under investigation for allegedly trespassing on her home at around 10 p.m. on Feb. 10.

Before being nabbed by police after residents' reports, the suspected was "looking for her" in the building, ringing the bell of every door in the building.

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source: The Korea Times

Netflix to invest $500 million in South Korean projects for 2021


Global streaming service Netflix said Thursday that it will funnel US$500 million into creating South Korean projects this year, including two films.

"Netflix has more than 200 million paid users across the world, including 3.8 million in South Korea," Kim Min-young, vice president of Netflix, said in an event streamed online. "For 2021, we will invest $500 million into Korean content and help the entire world enjoy Korean shows."

Since its Korean market debut in 2015, the U.S. entertainment giant has spent some $700 million on South Korean projects and made about 80 Korean originals, including the historical zombie thriller "Kingdom" and the horror series "Sweet Home."

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source: Yonhap News

"River Where the Moon Rises" episodes 5 to 8 Discussion Post

Title: River Where The Moon Rises / The Moon Rising River
Revised romanization: Dalyi Ddeuneun Gang
Hangul: 달이 뜨는 강
Director: Yun Sang-Ho
Writer: Han Ji-Hoon
Network: KBS2
Episodes: 20
Release Date: February 15, 2021
Runtime: Monday & Tuesday 21:30

CAST: Kim So Hyun (Pyeong Gang / Yeom Ga Jin / Queen Yeon), Kim Ji Soo (On Dal), Lee Ji Hoon (Go Geon), Choi Yoo Hwa (Hae Mo Yong), Kim Bup Rae, Cha Kwang Soo, Kim Jung Young, Son Woo Hyeok, Ahn Shin Woo, Wang Bit Na, Ki Eun Se, Park Sang Hoon, Hwang Young Hee, Jung Wook, Kim Dong Young, Oh Ah Rin, Lee Sang Chan, Won Woo, Yoon Ah Jung, Lee Hae Young, Yoon Joo Man, Jung In Kyum, Han Jae Young, Ryu Eui Hyun, Kim Hee Jung, Moon Jin Seung, Jung Eun Pyo

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You can watch on VIU (in select countries) and DRAMACOOL

SOURCE: Drama info and pictures from MYDRAMALIST

Again, great acting and they're going fast with the story telling. Lots of interesting characters.

new accusations surface against mingyu of seventeen

tw bullying, sexual harrassment, mental illness

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the thread is long so i won't post every single tweet but please heed the warnings, these accusations are much more serious. if pannchoa or another site translate the full post, i will add it later, but i wanted to get this out as soon as possible.

SOURCES: PANN, @RENJULYS ( 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 )

i hope this post is acceptable, mods. i really wanted to be the one to post it since i went so hard for him in all the previous posts about the bullying allegations. there is no way i can defend him against this, though. i'm really gutted.

"Love Alarm Season 2" official trailer

The updated Love Alarm app v2.0 now shows you who possibly likes you… but isn’t love always more complicated than what an app tells you? Even though she still can’t ring anyone’s alarm, Jojo thinks she’s finally ready to face her feelings for Hye-young and Sun-oh and tell them what’s truly in her heart. Kim So-hyun, Jung Ga-ram, and Song Kang return in the highly anticipated second season of Netflix Original Series LOVE ALARM.

Coming to Netflix March 12.

Source: The Swoon
Marc Pumkin

Youn Yuh-jung For Vogue Korea


Legend Youn Yuh-jung is in the March issue of Vogue Korea. Strarring in "Minari", she is the first Korean actress to be nominated for a Screen Actors Guild for "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role".
She has won more than 20 trophies in the US for her role as the grand-mother babysitting her grandson and has become the frontrunner for "Best Supporting Actress" at the 93rd Oscars. If she wins the Oscar, she will be the second Asian actress on record after Miyoshi Umeki who was the "Best Supporting Actress" in 1957 for her role in "Sayonara". The nomination alone would make her the fourth Asian actress to be nominated! Let's go QUEEN!

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Source: Vogue Korea