Hani to debut as a 'virtual girlfriend' 2015/02/24, Source,
Hani, a member of the girl group EXID, will appear as a guest on the reality TV show "Dating Alone", according to its broadcaster JTBC. In it, the program's four male hosts go on virtual dates with virtual girlfriends played by female celebrities. Hani will serve as a virtual girlfriend in upcoming episodes,...More
K-pop stars find success on screen 2014/11/17, Source, Si Wan of ZE:A - Children of Empire has been successfully building his acting career. The idol singer is currently starring in the popular drama series "Incomplete Life".
The phrase "Sprinkling SM on top of fully cooked rice", which derives from an old Korean saying that means adding one element can ruin a perfectly fine situation, is often used to criticize boy and girl group members who try their hand at acting without being fully prepared. SM refers to SM Entertainment, one of the largest music agencies in Korea,...More
Girls' Generation wraps Japanese tour 2014/07/15, Source,
Korea's leading girl group Girls' Generation wrapped up their third Japanese tour on Sunday in Tokyo, according to their agency SM Entertainment yesterday. The tour, which started on April 26 in Fukuoka, included six more stops in the country's major cities - Kobe, Nagoya and Osaka - where they performed 17 concerts that saw some 200,000 local fans. The last leg of the tour was held in Tokyo from Friday to Sunday, with each performance lasting three hours. The group's nine girls performed up to 28 songs, covering their hit tracks like "Gee", "I Got a Boy" and "Mr. Mr". During the concert, the girls also gave a live performance of "Indestructible", a new ballad that will be included in the group's upcoming Japanese album "The Best", to be released on July 23,...More