On January 18th, SBS held a press conference for its upcoming drama at the SBS Ilsan production center. On this day, Kim Young Sup CP revealed, “JYJ‘s Park Yoochun and Han Ji Min have been confirmed for ‘Rooftop Prince’.” Read More →
Note: Kim Haejin (born April 23, 1997) is a South Korean figure skater. More about her here
Favorite idol: ‘Xiah Junsu’
Even though she was crowned Champion of South Korea for three consecutive years, Kim Haejin is still a normal schoolgirl who likes an idol. Her most favorite idol is Xiah Junsu of the famous group JYJ. She will go to watch Xiah Junsu’s musical in March.
“I will go to watch musical with my friend, Ho-jeong, in March. We both like Xiah Junsu.” (smile)
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On the afternoon of January 17th in downtown Seoul at the Namusan Production Center, the rehearsal of the musical “Elisabeth” was released with Kim Junsu’s comment, “It is an honor to best cast in this musical with such amazing artists.”
Junsu commented, “Without even realizing, it has become my third time being cast in a musical. Still being in a position of having yet to learn, it is a great honor to be able to act amongst such great artists, and to be a part of the creation of this production. I think this will give me the opportunity to learn a lot from my seniors, and just the chance to appear in this production is an honor.”
On January 17th, JYJ‘s Kim Junsu gave a phenomenal performance during the press rehearsal for the musical, ‘Elizabeth‘..
The musical that’s scheduled to premiere in Korea was performed for the very first time in Vienna, Italy back in 1992, and is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary.
The combination of Queen Elizabeth’s life that was more dramatic than any movie storyline with the fantasy-like elements of love and death incorporated into the musical made it a big hit with the public, and the musical was performed in front of over 9,000,000 audience members in 10 different countries all over the world. Read More →
JYJ’s Kim Jun Su recently took a picture with actor Song Chang Ui.
On January 17, Kim Moon Jung, music director for Das Musical Elisabeth tweeted a picture with the comment, “Song and Kim, the two beautiful and sexy Todds together prior to releasing the practicing room. Kim Todd even has sexy nails. He is as beautiful and mysterious as his character in the musical. I’m depressed.” Read More →
Park Yoochun recently was filming for an instant noodle advertisement and placed the cup noodle beside his face. The comparison of his face and the cup noodle showed how small his face really is. Read More →
Original Tittle: “Kim Hyun Joong to be selected as a celebrity who has the best athletic ability”
Singer and actor Kim Hyun Joong has been selected as a celebrity who has the best athletic ability.
The music website Monkey 3 carried out a survey from January 5 to 11, “Who is the celebrity that you fell in love for his/her athletic ability?” and Kim took first place, obtaining 46 percent of support (122 voters).
Kim, a striker of the celebrity soccer team FC MEN, is already well-known for his great athletic ability. The voters who selected him wrote, “His athletic ability is as great as his look.”
ZE:A’s Kim Dong Jun ranked second by obtaining 24 percent of support (63 voters). Kim, nicknamed as an “athletic idol,” once attracted attention by winning a race several times on MBC TV’s Idol Star Track & Field Championships.
Sistar’s Bora ranked third (11%) as she often proved her good health to the public. JYJ’s Jun Su, who is also a player of FC MEN, ranked fourth (8%), and followed by 2AM’s Jung Jin Woon, who was an ace member of the crew on MBC’s Infinite Challenge, and KARA’s Goo Hara, nicknamed as “a track & field girl.”
Actress Moon Chae Won has decided not to be cast in SBS TV’s upcoming drama, “Rooftop Prince.”
On January 16, Moon’s agency revealed through a TV report, “We’ve been reviewing the script for drama ‘Rooftop Prince,’ but have made the final decision not to cast in it.”
An official explained the reason, saying that “after reading the script, we realized that the drama is more sageuk-related than we thought. We decided not to take the role because we wanted to avoid keeping a sageuk image [for Moon], through her recent projects “The Princess’s Man” and “Arrow: The Ultimate Weapon.”
Some 5,000 tickets to Korean boy band JYJ’s upcoming tour of South America sold out in less than two days, breaking the record for foreign artists, the group’s agent said Monday.
“We began selling the tickets last Thursday (Jan. 12) for the tour in South America and the seats were sold out in two days,” C-JeS Entertainment said in a press release.
It was reported that some fans camped overnight to buy VIP tickets for seats closer to the stage. Read More →