Singer/Actor Kim Jaejoong wrapped up his first Japan Concert in Yokohama, the first stop of his Asia Concert series.
CJeS Entertainment reports today (2/8): “Kim Jaejoong spent a sweet hour with 12,000 fans who filed Yokohama Arena on February 7. He showed his sweet charms and tried the latest gags in Japan to please his fans who waited for him for the past 2 years, on top of his flawless, awesome performance”.
Fans who wanted to buy concert goods filled Yokohama Arena since early morning. Inquiries about aditional concerts in Saitama at the end of February.
Kim Jaejoong opened the concert with One Kiss and said “Finally, The Japanese Tour has begun. It’s been two years since we’ve met but it feels like we met yesterday and meeting again tonight. I guess it’s because of your energy”. He added, “Have you done your homework? High school students must have become college students. college students are now working. We all have changed somehow during the two years but we can have fun as we always have fun as we always have in this place!”.
Kim Jaejoong’s passionate, powerful performance excited the fans who thoroughly enjoyed together.
Kim Jaejoong also said “I’m learning the latest variety shows and hot trends in Japan to adjust back into society. Please leave comments in my SNS. I’ll practice and show them to you in the rest of the tour.” fans were deeply impressed by his comment.
Kim Jaejoong has two more concerts in Yokohama Arena till the 9th.
JYJ Kim Junsu stated his stance in regards to hotel sale.
A representative from Kim Junsu’s agency gave the cautious stance to News1 Star on February 7th: “He learnt of the news of Jeju Toscana Hotel sale. Because Kim Junsu is not the one who does the managing personally, it is hard for him to give a detailed explanation about the situation regarding it”.
There was a transfer of ownership consisting of Jeju Toscana Hotel being sold the past February 2nd. Kim Junsu is Toscana Hotel’s representative director and investor, but is not running hotel personally.
Also, the official stance C-JeS Entertainment stated to My Daily on February 7th was, “In the course of today, Toscana Hotel’s legal counsel is arranging their position and will be delivering the details; so until then, we would like to request your understanding in avoiding the unconfirmed, overly-construed reports coming out about what the actual facts are,” in regards to Kim Junsu’s Toscana Hotel sale.
Meanwhile, Kim Junsu has his military enlistment up ahead this coming February 9th.
‘Global K-Star Ranking’ used a combination of data from Chinese portal site Baidu’s ranking on Korean male stars, Chinese website 123fan’s polling system on Korean celebrities, Weibo’s ‘Star Influence Chart,’ and the number visitors and their searches on SSTV to announce the results. The rankings tend to vary weekly according to the hot topics pertaining to each starlet. (via Allkpop)
#1 – EXO Chanyeol
#2 – EXO Sehun
#3 – Hwang Chi-yeul
#4 – Lee Jong-suk
#5 – Lee Min-ho
#6 – CNBLUE Jung Yong-hwa
#7 – JYJ Kim Jaejoong
#8 – Nam Joo-hyuk
#9 – Kim Soo-hyun
#10 – Kim Jong-kook
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Although singers-turned- have been subjected to criticisms saying they interfere with drama immersion due to poor acting abilities in the past, there are lately a lot of idol stars who recently establish themselves as actors with exceptional talents.
Soon-to-be-released ‘Lucid Dream”s Park Yuchun swept the Newcomer Awards at the Blue Dragon Film Awards and other [award festivals] with his previous film, ‘Haemoo/Sea Fog’ […]
By Shim Sun-ah
SEOUL, Feb. 2 (Yonhap) — Lucid dreaming is an elusive state in which you consciously know you are dreaming. Unlike a regular dream where there is no control over what you experience, a lucid dream offers you the possibility to control your surroundings.
The upcoming Korean sci-fi thriller “Lucid Dream” tells the story of a father who slips into his own dreams with help from a psychiatrist to locate his little boy kidnapped three years ago and find clues to track down his captor.
“The term ‘lucid dream’ may sound strange, but you may have experienced the phenomenon at least once without knowing,” rookie director Kim Joon-sung said during a news conference for the film at a CGV theater in southern Seoul.
Director Kim Joon-sung (1st from L) and the cast of the Korean sci-fi thriller “Lucid Dream” pose for a photo during a news conference for the film at the CGV-Apgujeong theater in southern Seoul on Feb. 2, 2017. (Yonhap)
Kim Jaejoong just returned from Australia on January 2nd, but will fly from Japan the next day on January 3rd. He plans to stay in Japan for a month and will continue his Concert Tour in major cities in Japan without a rest. In March he will say hello to his Asian Fans in 8 cities including Thailand, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Park Yuchun is making his comeback onscreen through ‘Lucid Dream’.
At the film ‘Lucid Dream’ (by Director Kim Jun-seong) press conference held at the CGV cinema in Apgujeong-dong, Seoul on the 2nd, ‘Lucid Dream’ character pictures were revealed. Of the corresponding pictures, Park Yuchun’s image was shown and caught attention.
Park Yuchun makes an appearance as ‘This Man’ in the film. Although it is an amount close to Park Yuchun making a cameo, his role itself is a main character who cannot be edited out of the film at all and makes an appearance in ‘Lucid Dream’. You can, of course, check out his image even through the previews.
In the picture, Park Yuchun shows a different image with a clean, sharp style, clothe in a black suit and wearing pomade in his hair.
Also, in the overseas promotional footage, he raised up his presence; undertaking the narration, introducing the film and influencing ‘Lucid Dream”s protagonist.
About ‘This Man’, Go Soo explained, “This Man is a person who moves freely and does what he likes in dreams, and is a person who passes to and from the chaos for the protagonist,” and raised anticipation.