Kim Jaejoong : A hoobae/junior in the entertainment industry who appeared besides him[/Ji Sung] and shared a bond with him in SBS drama ‘Protect the Boss’ which aired in 2011. Based on the bond of the drama, the two persons maintained their close relationship and recently had gotten to frequently meet up. Ji Sung’s agency Namoo Actors said, “They had continued their relationship at a big event, like going to the Busan International Film Festival when he had a meal with Kim Jaejoong ssi and more”. In particular, Shin Se-gi –one of Cha Do-hyun(Ji Sung)’s personalities in MBC ‘Kill Me, Heal Me’– has the persona and similar feeling that Kim Jaejoong shows and gives off on stage; and is presenting a different interest that caused opinions to arise over fans. Coincidentally the 2 persons had gone into filming for MBC ‘Kill Me, Heal Me’ and KBS2 ‘Spy’ at similar times, and will come to an end on the 12th and 5th, respectively, up ahead.
The most long-awaited musical this summer, <Death Note> has set a record where it sold out of its advanced showings’ seats at the same time
On a main portal site at the same time with the ticket open at 2 PM today(April 29), the musical <Death Note>’s main vendors and “Musical Death Note” occupied the upper rankings in real-time search words, and showed audience members’ explosive expectancy toward the musical <Death Note>.
Musical <Death Note> has set a new record that’s never been seen before in the precedence of musical history wherein ‘seats for advanced showings sold out’ not for a particular showing; amid of receiving great interest with a new musical industry paradigm that starts with the unveiling of an overwhelming casting, up to the original cast performance in 7 weeks –when you can watch South Korea’s best musical actors Hong Kwang-ho, Kim Junsu, Jung Sun-ah, Park Hyena, Kang Hong-seok on one stage–.
‘The Girl Who Can See Smells’, starring Park Yuchun, is at the top of the drama chart on Weibo.
Park Yuchun’s agency, C-Jes Entertainment said, “’Girl Who Can See Smells’ and especially the character Choi Moogak played by Park Yuchun, have a tremendous popularity in China. The drama is at the top of the drama chart on Weibo, proving the actor’s reputation”.
Weibo is the most representative SNS in China and attracted fans’ attention since ‘The Girl Who Can See Smells’ was at the top of the drama’s hot topic rank and the content’s power index.
The drama has recently more than one hundred and seventy million views and around eighty hundred thousand comments, showing Park Yuchun’s matchless power as a Hallyu icon in China, USA and Japan.
‘The Girl Who Can See Smells’ is based on a web-comic and talks about a man who lost his sister in the ‘Bar Code Murder’ 3 years ago and a girl who survived from an accident. She lost her memories but gained a parasensory ability in return.
Meanwhile, ‘The Girl Who Can See Smells’ airs every Wednesday and Thursday.
Credit: BNT News UK
[NEWS] Drama ‘Sensory Couple’ debuts #1 on Weibo Drama Chart
Kim Jun Su proved his colossal popularity and influence once again.
On March 15th, a representative of C-JeS Entertainment said, “Kim Jun Su was nominated for ‘#1 Song of the Week’ on KBS 2TV’s ‘Music Bank’ and MBC’s ‘Show! Music Core.’ It is all thanks to many fans’ huge supports for his new album, ‘FLOWER.'”
Many fans showed explosive reactions for the new album as it was released, and the album debuted #1 on various online music charts.
Another representative said, “Even though the album became a huge success, Kim Jun Su still cannot appear on TV shows. He is in the middle of his new Asia tour, 2015 XIA 3rd ASIA TOUR CONCERT ‘FLOWER,’ and yesterday, he had a concert in Shanghai. He is going to keep continuing the tour with his best.”
Meanwhile, Kim Jun Su’s Shanghai concert was held at a venue called ‘Shanghai Big Stage (上海大舞台).’
Source: EN Star N News
JYJ’s Junsu ranks #2 on “Music Core” and “Music Bank” without broadcast promotions
JYJ’s Junsu is still flaunting his influence without broadcast promotions.
On March 15, C-JeS Entertainment said, “Junsu ranked number two on KBS2TV’s ‘Music Bank’ and MBC’s “Show! Music Core” with ‘Flower’, the title track of his third studio album released last week, without broadcast promotions.”
Junsu’s new album rhas been receiving explosive reactions even before its release. Immediately after its release, the album swept various music charts online, and recorded number one on Gaon’s weekly Amber Chart, number on Oricon’s Weekly Album Sales chart in Japan.
The agency said, “Even though Junsu was nominees on various music programs and outstood in terms of popularity and album sales, he is still facing difficulties with broadcast promotions and distributions. With thankful heart towards fans’ support, Junsu is currently on his Asia tour. He recently spent a wonderful time with fans in Shanghai on White Day.”
Meanwhile, Junsu opened up his “2015 XIA 3rd Asia Tour Concert ‘Flower'” on March 14 in Shanghai.
Kim Jun Su’s new album, ‘FLOWER,’ is rising hot at all across Asia.
On March 5th, a representative of C-JeS Entertainment said, “Many fans at all across Asia are showing hot reactions for XIA’s new album, ‘FLOWER,’ and their anticipation for Kim Jun Su’s upcoming Asia tour is now reaching the peak.”
The representative went on, “Many people are showing particularly hot reaction for music video of the album’s title track, ‘FLOWER,’ and many fans are waiting for us to open extra concert tickets for Kim Jun Su’s upcoming concerts in Seoul.”
XIA’s 3rd regular album, ‘FLOWER,’ debuted #1 on Naver Music, Daum Music, Bugs, and many other online music websites directly after getting officially released.
A representative of Kim Jun Su’s management agency said, “We are having a very difficult time while promoting the album, because JYJ are still prohibited from TV appearances. We are very thankful to many fans for their amazing love and supports.”
Meanwhile, Kim Jun Su is going to have the first two shows of his new Asia tour, ‘2015 XIA 3rd ASIA TOUR CONCERT – FLOWER,’ in Seoul on March 7th and 8th.
Park Si-hoo, Park Yuchun, Ji Hyun-woo, Lee Minho, Lee Seung-gi, Yu Ah-In, Song Joong-ki, Yoon Eun-hye, Jo In-sung, and Han Ji-min forms the Top 10 Korean actors and actresses who Japanese people loves, in today’s present Hallyu star ranking of the Korean Wave where voting aimed at Japanese people is in progress.
Park Si-hoo, Park Yuchun, Ji Hyun-woo, Lee Minho, Lee Seung-gi, Yu Ah-In, Song Joong-ki, Yoon Eun-hye, Jo In-sung, and Han Ji-min forms the Top 10 currently on February 19 in a vote ballot that is conducted constantly on the Korean Wave; and followed by Park Yuhwan, So Ji-sub, Park Min-young, Park Ha-sun, Jung Il-woo, Jo Hyun-jae, Cha Seung-won, Lee Jae-hoon, Bae Soo-bin, Lee Jin-wook recording from 11th to 20th place.
The popularity ranking of these actors and actresses can be found in answer to popularity ranking of dramas. Looking at the ranking of Korean dramas conducted on the Korean Wave; they are Cheongdam-dong Alice, Prosecutor Princess, Boys over Flowers, Heirs, City Hunter, Full House, etc.
The popularity of a drama pulls up the popularity of its actor, or actress.
[NEWS] Top ten Hallyu actors in Japan, Park Si-hoo, Park Yoo-chun, Ji Hyeon-woo, Lee Min-ho, Lee Seung-gi, Yoo Ah-in, Song Joong-ki, Yoon Eun-hye, Jo In-Seong, Han Ji-min via Hancinema
Online ticketing site Interpark has released the list of top ten concert ticket sellers of 2014.
Psy‘s end-of-the-year concert series “All Night Stand 2014 Santa Claus” is the biggest selling concert series of the year. In second place is the 2014 Dream Concert, which saw numerous popular stars, such as Girls’ Generation, EXO,and BEAST, perform in June. In third place was ballad singer Park Hyo Shin‘s 15th anniversary concert.
Live music festival Grand Mint Festival came in fourth as the best-selling music festival of the year. Infinite was the best-selling idol star that made the list, as they placed fifth with their world tour concert in Seoul.
The 8th Seoul Jazz Festival was the sixth best-selling concert, while JYJ‘s Seoul concert placed seventh.
Hyundai Card’s rock festival Citybreak came in at eighth place, and long-standing idol group g.o.d‘s 15th Anniversary Reunion Concert placed ninth.
Infinite was the only artist to make the top 10 list twice, as their summer concert was 10th place in the most tickets sold.
In 11th to 15th places were concerts by Sung Si Kyung, Cultwo, Shinhwa, and Bruno Mars.
JYJ3’s Note: JYJ can’t appear on variety programs or music shows in their country, they also didn’t have much group activities, but despite everything, JYJ still make in the top 10 of Interpark’s Top Concert Ticket Sellers ^^
Lawyer Kang Yong-seok mentioned group JYJ’s Kim Junsu. He revealed the fact that Kim Junsu-ssi invested about 28.5 billion won into his Jeju-do hotel.
Aired on JTBC ‘Ssulzun-Judge of Art’ broadcasted on the night of October 30, host Kim Gura, Park Ji-yoon, comedian Lee Yoon-seok, lawyer Kang Yang-seok, and film critic Heo Ji-woong opened a discussion to talk about stars who lived in Jeju-do.
Kang Yong-seok attracted attention and evoked astonishment, disclosing: “The most amount [someone] invested, for everything, in Jeju-do is JYJ’s Kim Junsu. Although he built the hotel by putting almost 28.5 billion [won] into it, in Gangjeong-dong, there are not that many numbers of rooms but the rooms are all of the suite-class type; the hotel is very big.”
Whereupon Park Ji-yoon added her comment: “Its scenery is art,” and highly praised the super luxury hotel’s service.