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In an encounter with writer Park Ji Eun, the topic was about asking the brilliant cast of the drama "Producer" namely Kim Soo Hyun, IU, Cha Tae Hyun and Gong Hyo Jin to focus on the prevention of leakage on the script before its broadcast.

On March 13, according to a drama official, writer Park Ji Eun requested the cast and crew not to leak the contents of the script outside, until the first broadcast.
Normally, a drama script is created in two files, a book form and a Hangul file. But for the "Producer", only the book form was made because the Hangul file can easily be released to the Internet...
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The MTV actress exclusively tells Billboard about her love for powerful females and YG Entertainment acts.

The 3rd Annual DramaFever Awards took place in New York on Feb. 6 to honor international television, movies and actors shown on DramaFever, the popular streaming service for global TV and film.

Kim Jong-kook (host of popular Korean variety show Running Man), Seo Kang-joon (of Korean drama Sly and Single Again), and Yuki Furukawa (of Japanese drama Mischievous Kiss 2: Love in Tokyo) were on hand to receive their awards at New York's Hudson Theater at the Millennium Broadway Hotel that also...
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Even diehard fans will admit that it's tough to find an entire K-pop album worthy of being labelled brilliant from start to finish. But there were a select group of artists who proved the notion wrong with cohesive bodies of work in 2014.

10. Rain - Rain Effect
The K-pop veteran's first release since being discharged from South Korea's mandatory military service, Rain showed how to make a comeback people would pay attention to with a collection of the year's best beats. There were hot singles ("La Song," "30Sexy") and on-point collaborations (HyunA on the zippy "Oppa"), making for a template...
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If you guys have watched SBS's "Heroes", you should know what IU's doppleganger is! What do you think about IU's monkey/chimpanzee face?

Funny enough, some idols are known to have a resemblance to certain animals! IU the monkey, Luhan the deer, and Dongwoo the Dino?! Check out this hillarious list of 9 Idols that have adorable animal doppelgangers

1. IU - Monkey

2. Luhan - Deer

3. Suzy - Rabbit

4. Tao - Panda

5. Krystal & Jessica - Cat

6. Dongwoo - Dinosaur

7. Yoo Jaesuk - Grasshopper

8. Lee Kwangsoo - Giraffe

9. Sandeul - Duck
I can't believe we missed this (did we? I'm not sure haha), but Koreaboo posted an article a couple weeks ago (yes, weeks T-T) titled "9 K-Pop Idols Who Look Way Too Beautiful in Uniforms", and of course, our always-too-beautiful IU was featured in it! Doesn't she look good too beautiful wearing anything tho?

K-Pop idols wear uniforms all the time, ranging from their performance outfits to like Girls’ Generation to the army uniform all men must wear for 2 years.

I can not believe that angel is exist xD haha...who am I to know what or who is exist in this world right!?
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The official posters for the upcoming KBS drama “Producer,” featuring its star-studded lineup, have finally been revealed!

These character posters of actors Kim Soo Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin, Cha Tae Hyun, as well as singer-actress IU, which were unveiled on April 29, show off the cast members’ amazing chemistry.

In four of the ‘couple’ posters, the actors pair off with one another, as they pose playfully and flash bright smiles for the camera. Viewers that are anticipating the drama’s premiere are expressing their curiosity as to what kind of connection these four stars will have with each...
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Kim Soo Hyun, Cha Tae Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin and IU meet

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The teaser video of the drama "Producer" starring Kim Soo Hyun, Cha Tae Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin and IU was released.

On the evening of April 19, the production team of KBS2 entertainment drama "Producer" (writer Park Ji Eun and PD Pyo Min Su and Seo Soo Min) published their first teaser video through their official Line account. The short video of about 45 seconds featured the four main leads, Kim Soo Hyun, Cha Tae Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin and IU.

Cha Tae Hyun who plays the role of Jun Mo, an entertainment PD for 10 years came out...
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Songstress IU and actor Lee Hyun Woo are out to make us all dream of bright summer days in their new photo shoot for the casual clothing outfitter UNIONBAY.


The concept of the shoot is a beautiful summer vacation, and so the two stars are wearing subdued yet colorful outfits and sporting fashionable but practical accessories.


The two are now official models for UNIONBAY and appeared in the brand’s spring photo shoot together earlier this year.

They have also worked together before when they hosted SBS‘s “Inkigayo” together, and when Lee Hyun Woo appeared in IU’s music...
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Dating continues to be a sensitive issue in K-Pop. It takes only one photograph to involve idols in dating rumors, a phenomenon that seemingly appears left and right nowadays. See who was involved in some shocking dating rumors that scared the pants off fans everywhere.

The story behind these so-called dating scandals was cleared up by the artists and their agencies, but some fans continued to wonder if it could be a cover up, and suspected the truth might still out there.

1. IU & Super Junior Eunhyuk
In November of 2012, a scandal involving Super Junior’s Enhyuk and IU arose when the following...
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With all the hush-hush going on about the upcoming variety drama, “Producer,” I started thinking about what surprises awaits the eager and excited fans for its premiere. As one of those fans, I also started thinking about how different this role is for IU, which, perhaps unsurprisingly, led me to thinking about my favorite role of hers to date: Our Woman Crush Wednesday this week, Lee Soon Shin from “You’re the Best, Lee Soon Shin.”

The drama itself certainly had its flaws, but, for me, it never diminished the happiness I felt at watching our leading lady grow, succeed, and...
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Korean celebrities often try and push the limits of trendy hairstyles in both their dramas as well as in their other promotional activities. For better or for worse, going blond is a trend that keeps popping up in the Korean entertainment world. Take a look at these photos and let me know which ones you think are the best and the worst!

1. Lee Hong Ki in You're Beautiful
[link Oh Jeremy! You will always be my favorite blonde in Dramaland! His infectious charms coupled with this fun-loving hairstyle made for the perfect combination. The funny thing about his haircut though was that it was constantly...
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KBS 2TV‘s upcoming drama Producer has announced its premiere date, making many anticipate its first episode as the countdown begins.

Starring Kim Soo Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin, Cha Tae Hyun, and IU, there has been much hype and anticipation for this television series since the confirmation of the cast list as each of them have impressed viewers as main leads in other hit dramas.

Besides these four main casts, Kim Jong Kook will also be making his acting debut (link) in this drama, twenty years since his debut in the entertainment industry as a member of Turbo.

The cast participated in the first private...
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Of course, knowing Korean news media, this might be refuted 10 minutes later, but for now, local news outlet Star News is reporting that actresses Gong Hyo Jin and IU have been confirmed for the new KBS drama “Producer” (working title).

Star News cites a related source at KBS.

In the new drama, Gong Hyo Jin will play a PD and IU will play a top songstress.

Actor Cha Tae Hyun has already been confirmed for this drama. “Producer” is set in the world of the variety entertainment department of a television network.

The writer is Park Ji Eun, who also wrote “My Love from the Stars”and...
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Although this is a drop from last year (IU was 10th in 2014), she still is high ranked!

Forbes Celebrity 40 is determined by first taking the top 100 most searched people of the year (data provided by Nate) and ranking them based on 4 different measures:

1. Sales - estimated based on appearance fees, CF guarantees album sales, etc. + reported overseas income

2. Media exposure - number of apperances in the top 3 newspapers, covers of 8 magazines, Ilgan Sports

3. Television exposure - CF model ranking and appearances on talk shows and variety shows

4. Professionalism - TV ratings for actors/MCs, total...
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It seems we will have to wait a little more until IU's next comeback.

Previously IU was revealed to make her comeback with a new album in April, but since the filming of KBS's drama 'Producers' will kick off soon this March, her agency has released a statement saying that the comeback schedule might be pushed back after she wraps up the filming for 'Producers'.

A rep from Loen Entertainment said on March 10th,"She will continue with the recording of the new album while she's filming for the drama. The promotions can only happen after the drama concludes".

IU has been casted to play as a top star in 'Producers' along with Cha Tae Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin and Kim Soo Hyun. It's scheduled to broadcast every Friday and Saturday this April.

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1. Lee Seung Gi's "Because You're My Woman" (2004)

The #1 karaoke song for older woman/younger man couples. This song shot Lee Seung Gi to top star fame in just his debut.

2. Jang Yoon Jung's "Omona" (2004)

The song took off thanks to Jang Yoon Jung's unique vocal characteristics. It was also the first time in 12 years that a trot song won #1 on a public broadcast music show since Kim Soo Hee in 1993.

3. SG Wannabe's "To Live" (2005)

The group is known for having the most hit tracks in the digital music market. The album sold 400,000 copies and went on to win Daesang at the 'Golden Disk' that year....
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IU revealed herself to be a fan of Song Il Kook's triplets!

During the '2014 IU Awards' segment of her interview with KBS 2TV's 'Entertainment Relay', IU unsurprisingly gave the best friend award to actress Yoo In Na, explaining, "We get along so well. We hang out at least once a week and at most, 8-9 times a week. We meet up with each other so often that those around us ask if we're dating."

As the nation's little sister, she gave the nation's little brother award to the 'triplets' aka Song Il Kook's triplets. She shared, "When I watch them, they're so cute. I think that everyone would agree on this nation's little brother award." When asked, "This is a funny question but among Dae Han, Min Guk, and Man Se, who is closest to your style?", IU shared, "Dae Han. He's so mature."

Who doesn't love the nation's triplets?

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On November 29th, Mnet added three more spectacular performances to the official line-up for the 2014 MAMA (Mnet Asian Music Awards).

Earlier in the month, the award show confirmed the first official line-up, which included EXO, as well as Big Bang‘s G-Dragon and Taeyang. In addition to this already impressive line-up of some of K-Pop’s hottest stars, SISTAR, INFINITE, and IU have also been added, creating a show that is shaping up to be one of the most anticipated events of the year.

SISTAR had quite a successful year, with the new releases “Touch my Body” and “I Swear” both doing...
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Traditional Hanbok clothing is one of the most gorgeous pieces of cloth, and is a special pride amongst Koreans. We thought we would feature some beautiful idols in the traditional garments to showcase the different styles and looks!

Check out our list below titled, ”13 Gorgeous Idols In Traditional Hanbok Clothing”

1. Girl’s Day Minah

2. SHINee

3. Girls’ Generation Taeyeon & Hyoyeon

4. IU

5. Sistar

6. Sistar Hyorin

7. Red Velvet


9. Kara

10. Girls’ Generation Jessica

11. Song Joongki

12. f(x)

13. Girls’ Generation Tiffany