Big Bang recently ushered in their 8th year anniversary on August 19th, and the members decided to celebrate the occasion by penning handwritten messages to fans which was posted on YG Entertainment's official website, as they thanked them for their years of continuous support.
Cable channel Mnet reality music talent program 'Superstar K6' held its production presentation on August 18th at at CJ E&M Center, and saw the attendance of Kim Bum Soo, Yoon Jong Shin, and Baek Ji Young, who will serve as mentors and judges for the sixth season.
Idol girl group KARA made their grand return after a year hiatus, through their 6th mini album 'Day & Night' commemoration showcase on August 18th at SBS PRISM TOWER.
SISTAR to set to release a new surprise album called 'I SWEAR' to repay fans for their support, and the group has today released teaser photos of members Dasom and Soyou through the group's official Twitter.
Following news reports yesterday that a top actress 'S' had been investigated for tax evasion of up to 2.5 billion Korean won (KRW), it has now been confirmed that the actress in question is Song Hye Kyo. Song's agency revealed, "This matter actually concluded two years, so we find it strange that media outlets are now publishing this. There's still some issues that we have to verify, and that will take some time."
Kim Hyun Joong held his Shanghai concert this past weekend on August 16th, which constituted part of his current world tour. Kim Hyun Joong showed great charisma at his concert, with performances ranging from sweet to gentle, and showed his passion throughout. Kim Hyun Joong's excellent performance also brought loud cheers from 5,000 fans who came to show him support.
MBLAQ's Mir recently did a photo shoot for 'SURE' fashion magazine, where he flaunted his well-defined abs which was the result after three months of working out.
The title for the Korean remake of 'Nodame Cantabile' has today been announced to be 'Tomorrow Cantabile', while the female lead role's name will be renamed from Noda Megumi to Seol Nae Il.
Gang Dong Won and Song Hye Kyo who will headline upcoming movie 'My Brilliant Life', recently got together to film a photo shoot for 'VOGUE KOREA' fashion magazine.
It has been a known fact in history that South Korean male stars who enlist in the army, would see their popularity level nosedive drastically after they get discharged and resume their career. But that saying can be consigned to the history as there are some male stars who have seen their popularity level rise instead of declining.
KARA and SHINee's recently participated in the recording of KBS 2TV variety program 'Hello', where KARA's Han Seung Yeon revealed the origin and the meaning of her name.
Actress Son Ye Jin has been confirmed for the movie 'House Full of Happiness' (working title), with filming scheduled to begin next month.
Actor Lee Jong Suk recently did a photo shoot for fashion magazine 'InStyle Man', while also taking in an interview afterwards.
After School's sub-group, Orange Caramel, is set to make their comeback with the release of their brand new single 'My Copycat' at noon of August 18th (today).
There's just no stopping South Korean movie 'Roaring Currents', as it recently became the biggest movie of all-time at the local box office.