Final Line-up For 2015 MAMA Unveils 2015/11/28,
HyunA, Jessi, San.E confirm to join star-studded night in Hong Kong. GOT7, MONSTA X, Seventeen, Vivian Koo to perform on the red carpet event
Asia's leading content and media company CJ E&M announced HyunA, Jessi, San.E as final additional lineup for 2015 Mnet Asia Music Awards, which is set to take place at AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong on December 2nd,...More
Han Ji-woo takes picture on "Hangeul Day" 2012/10/08, Source,
Glam girl Han Ji-woo revealed a self cam in celebrating Hangeul Day.
Han Ji-woo posted on her blog, "Today is Hangeul Day! Hanguel is the precious treasure of our nation and is registered in the Worldwide Cultural Records as the most superior language. I hope this day is appointed a public holiday and make a day where the whole nation gets together as one",...More
Moon Hee-joon: 'H.O.T Is Discussing Reunion' 2011/12/14, Source,
The idol group H.O.T, which gained explosive popularity in the 1990s, seems to be preparing for a reunion. Group member Moon Hee-joon said when he appeared on the cable TV program "Kim Goo-ra and Moon Hee-joon's Browsing Girl" that will be broadcast on December 15 on OBS, "We all agreed to reunite following Lee Soo-man's direction, who is the president of SM Entertainment and founder of the group H.O.T in the past, without raising any objection",...More
Reality TV gets a spin as stars challenge skating, dancing 2011/06/07, Source,
Krystal of f(x) in "Kiss and Cry"
By Kwon Mee-yoo
Stars are being kept busy. They have to prove their singing ability on MBC's "I Am a Singer" and hone their vocal skills on tvN's "Operastar 2011". Now, two new shows bring celebrities into the professional fields of skating and dance.
Riding the popularity of figure skating queen Kim Yu-na, SBS started airing "Kiss and Cry" on May 22, bringing singers and actors to the ice rink. The broadcaster created a small skating rink at its production center in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province, to shoot the show,...More
Celebrities Turn Real Estate Tycoons 2011/03/19, Source,
From left, Park Chan-ho, Ko So-young and Ryoo Si-won
Many celebrities and sports stars are turning a profit with their investment in real estate. One of them is Moon Hee-joon, of the now-disbanded boy band H.O.T., who has revealed that one house he bought for W120 million is now worth W1 billion (US$1=W1,129). Moon owns several properties,...More
Five H.O.T Members Gather after Seven Years 2011/03/08, Source,
The five-member group H.O.T, which had disbanded in 2001, gathered in front of the 28th Army division located in Dongducheon Si, Gyeonggi-Do to celebrate member Lee Jae Won's military discharge.
"Members of the group H.O.T gather after seven years".It has been seven years in 2004 when all five members had come together for SBS's hand printing event entitled "Star's Hall of Fame". Lee Jae Won was the last member who completed his military duty,...More
H.O.T members stir up speculation on reunion 2010/11/19, Source, Kang Ta, Tony An and Jang Woo-hyuk
Speculation that Korean boy band H.O.T will be reuniting has been mounting after several of its former members addressed its possibility but their agencies have denied there being any actual talk of it.
"We have heard that the members have met and discussed about the group's reunion but there are no concrete plans as of right now", remarked an official at SM Entertainment, the agency currently managing the career of Kang Ta who was the lead vocalist of the former pop group,...More
Kang Ta says H.O.T. broke up over "small misunderstanding" 2010/07/08, Source,
Korean singer Kang Ta (right) makes a guest appearance on celebrity talk show "Kneedrop Guru" [MBC]
Korean singer Kang Ta confessed that the real reason behind the break-up of H.O.T., one of hottest boy bands during the late 1990s, was over a "small misunderstanding".
During a guest appearance on MBC celebrity talk show "Kneedrop Guru", which aired Wednesday evening, the singer spoke about why he and his bandmates called it quits in 2001,...More
Yoo Jae-seok, Lee Hyori share grand prize at SBS Entertainment Awards 2009/12/31, Source,
Korean entertainers Lee Hyori (left) and Yoo Jae-seok at SBS Entertainment Awards [SBS]
Korean entertainers Yoo Jae-seok and Lee Hyori shared the grand prize at the year-end SBS Entertainment Awards, held at SBS' Open Hall on Wednesday.
Yoo, who won the same title yesterday at MBC, was so nervous and ecstatic that he could not carry on with his speech.
"I don't know how to express my gratitude", said Yoo in his acceptance speech. "This is too big of an award for me. I won a big award yesterday and I don't know if I should keep receiving these awards. Thank you so much, I can't think of what to say. Can Hyo-lee go first?",...More
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