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Ji Chang Wook Lines Up Final Farewell To Fans Before Enlistment

Ji Chang Wook Lines Up Final Farewell To Fans Before Enlistment

Its no secret that Ji Chang Wook is set to enlist for his mandatory service after completing the filming for his hit rom con series “Suspicious Partner.” However, his fans should not be worried because the actor has several projects planned before his enlistment. “As a man living in the Republic of Korea, he will be enlisting in the military this year,” Glorious Entertainment, JI Chang Wook’s agency said in a statement. “Before that time comes, he wants to repay the love of his fans through this meeting and give them an experience they won’t forget.” Among the projects lined up by Ji Chang Wook after “Suspicious Partner” is a voice work project. The “Healer” actor has been cast in the Korean version of the popular anime “Your Name.” Ji Chang Wook will take on the role of Taki, a teenager living in Tokyo while Kim So Hyun will do the voice of Mitsuha, a girl living in rural Japan. The anime revolves around the two characters who mysteriously switch bodies, KMusic reported. Aside from the anime project, Ji Chang Wook will also be celebrating his 10 th year in the entertainment industry with a special concert for his fans. The

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Song Seung Heon, Go Ara Offered Lead Roles In OCN Supernatural Romance Thriller ‘Black’

Song Seung Heon

After the massive success of tvN’s ‘Goblin,’ OCN is set to embark on its new supernatural drama entitled ‘Black.’ ‘Saimdang, Light’s Diary’ actor Song Seung Heon are reportedly in talks to take on the lead role for  the thriller.   According to Better ENT, Song Seung Heon’s agency Better ENT has announced that the actor has received an offer to play the lead role in the OCN drama. “Hwarang” actress Go Ara is also said to be in talks to take the lead female role in the supernatural thriller, DongA Sports  reported. Early reports from Drama Beans  hinted that Song Seung Heon’s role will be the basis of the series’ title “Black.” The site said that Song Seung Heon will play the character of a grim reaper who adopts the body of a man but jeopardizes his powers by falling in love with a human. He will be punished when all traces of him are erased from everyone’s memory. Further descriptions of Song Seung Heon’s character named Han Moo-kang also peg the character as a man who suffers deeply when his secret comes out. This will cause him to shift his personality from an outgoing and happy man into someone

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Kim Soo Hyun Will Return To ‘Infinite Challenge,’ Receive Special Present

Kim Soo Hyun Will Return To 'Infinite Challenge

After the success of his recent appearance in “Infinite Challenge,” “My Love From the Stars” actor Kim Soo Hyun will be rejoining the variety show. This time  however, it will not be to compete but to receive his prize. According to  All Kpop , Kim Soo Hyun’s last appearance in “Infinite Challenge” resulted in Kim So Hyun defeating the cast members in an intense bowling match showcasing the star’s athletic abilities. The episode which topped viewership ratings at 10.9 percent, ended with the actor winning a prize from the show. However, this time, Kim So Hyun’s return will not have him performing a tedious activity but rather to receive his prize from the cast members. The unveiling of the prize remains as a surprise and is expected to be an entertaining watch. Kim Soo Hyun, who is set to star in the film “Real” opposite former f(x) member Sulli, will take on the role of a troubleshooter for the underworld in the movie. He admitted that preparing for the role was a challenge in itself because it entailed a lot of physical activity. In an earlier interview with Soompi , he shared that he had to learn boxing in order

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Song Joong Ki Joins Forces With So Ji Sub, Hwang Jung Min To Escape ‘Battleship Island’ This July

Song Joong Ki Joins Forces With So Ji Sub

Three of Korea’s most popular and talented leading men will join forces to helm “Battleship Island,” a film based on the massive prison break from Hashima Island, a forced labor camp. The film will be Song Joong Ki’s first major project after the success of KBS’ megahit “Descendants of the Sun” last year. According to a report by Drama Beans , Song Joong Ki will be joined by veteran actor So Ji Sub and Hwang Jung Min. The report indicated that for the movie, So Ji Sub plays the role of a common street fighter who becomes one of the key characters in the escape. Hwang Jung Min, for his part, plays the role of a musician and a dedicated father who, instead of heading for Japan, finds himself in Battleship Island instead. Song Joong Ki plays the role of a soldier who is sent to “Battleship Island” to protect a key figure in the rebellion and escape. The film is based on the experience of over 400 Koreans who have been forced into labor for a coal mine controlled by the Japanese. The film revolves around the Koreans’ attempt to escape the underground labor camp to freedom at the

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Kim So Hyun Will Return To ‘Infinite Challenge,’ Receive Special Present

Kim So Hyun Will Return To 'Infinite Challenge

After the success of his recent appearance in “Infinite Challenge,” “My Love From the Stars” actor Kim So Hyun will be rejoining the variety show. This time  however, it will not be to compete but to receive his prize. According to  All Kpop , Kim So Hyun’s last appearance in “Infinite Challenge” resulted in Kim So Hyun defeating the cast members in an intense bowling match showcasing the star’s athletic abilities. The episode which topped viewership ratings at 10.9 percent, ended with the actor winning a prize from the show. However, this time, Kim So Hyun’s return will not have him performing a tedious activity but rather to receive his prize from the cast members. The unveiling of the prize remains as a surprise and is expected to be an entertaining watch. Kim So Hyun, who is set to star in the film “Real” opposite former f(x) member Sulli, will take on the role of a troubleshooter for the underworld in the movie. He admitted that preparing for the role was a challenge in itself because it entailed a lot of physical activity. In an earlier interview with Soompi , he shared that he had to learn boxing in order

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INFINITE’s L Proves Critics Wrong, Impresses Viewers With Performance In ‘Ruler: Master Of The Mask’

INFINITE's L Proves Critics Wrong

INFINITE’s L is proving his critics wrong by excelling in his first role in a historical drama in MBC’s “Ruler: Master of the Mask.” The K-pop idol and actor was recently selected as “Actor of the Month” of MBC’s Dramanet. According to a report by All Kpop , INFINITE’s L impressed the viewers with his natural screen presence and his subtle effectiveness in his role as a commoner asked to assume the role of the crown prince. Many netizens have credited the idol for his calm and natural aura. It can be recalled that the casting of INFINITE L’s was met with much reservation from netizens who thought that he was not skilled enough as an actor to portray a serious role in a historical drama like “Ruler: Master of the Mask.” In the MBC drama, L portrays the role of a butcher’s son who leads a miserable life until he meets the crown prince Lee Sun, who asks him to act as the prince in his stead. So far, L is meeting fans’ expectations and is contributing to the positive reception to the show which has topped the competition when it comes to ratings. “Although many were initially opposed

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Seo In Guk Completes Medical Examination To Re-Enter Military

Seo In Guk Completes Medical Examination To Re-Enter Military

“Reply 1997” star Seo In Guk has completed medical re-examination to re-enlist in the military. The singer and actor was discharged from the military four days after enlistment because of an ankle fracture. It can be recalled that Seo In Guk officially reported for enlistment last March. The “Shopping King Louie” was all set to service his two-year mandatory service but unfortunately got discharged four days after enlistment because his medical examination showed that the actor was suffering from an ankle fracture which may be agitated with military training, Kpopstarz reported. The actor even posted a message to his fans on his Instagram prior to enlistment asking them to stay healthy and well and wait for his return after he does his duty for his country. He also left them a VCR clip which depicted his preparations on the eve of his enlistment which he entitled “One Day Before Enlistment.” He also gifted his supporters with one final MV of his self-composed track “Better Together” as he quietly entered Yeoncheon County’s 5th division in Gyeonggi Province for a five-week basic training. His label Jellyfish Entertainment explained that Seo In Guk was able to pass all of his medical and physical

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Ji Chang Wook, Nam Ji Hyun Set Internet Ablaze With Unique ‘Supicious Partner’ Kiss Scene

Ji Chang Wook

The scenes are heating up in SBS’ “Suspicious Partner” and so are the scenes between lead stars Ji Chang Wook and Nam Ji Hyun. Fans of the show who have been hooked to the series because of the strong chemistry between the two leads are already waiting with bated breath to see what happens to the characters as the story unfolds. Based on a report by Soompi , some romantic tension is slowly becoming felt in “Suspicious Partner” Episode 16 when Nam Ji Hyun’s character Bong Hee, was discreetly followed by Ji Chang Wook’s character Ji Wook as she takes a call from Chan Ho, played by Jin Joo Hyung. Prompted by jealousy Ji Wook scolds her for her actions which he later apologizes for when they reach her house. The memorable “Suspicious Partner” scene ends with a kiss. However, what got the fans attention was that the kissing scene featured no background music. Unlike other previous kiss scenes, this enabled viewers to concentrate fully on the pure chemistry and rapport between the two actors. SBS also released some behind the scenes footage for the “Suspicious Partner” episode which showed Ji Chang Wook and Nam Ji Hyun conferring with director

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WATCH: Nam Joo Hyuk & Shin Se Kyung Display Strong Chemistry In ‘Bride Of The Water God’ Teaser

WATCH:  Nam Joo Hyuk & Shin Se Kyung Display Strong Chemistry In 'Bride Of The Water God' Teaser

tVN has finally released the first trailer for its upcoming fantasy drama “Bride of the Water God.” The short teaser is enough to depict the strong chemistry between lead stars Nam Joo Hyuk and Shin Se Kyung. The teaser for “Bride of the Water God” featured a short clip of Nam Joo Hyuk, who plays the water god Ha Baek as he meets with his supposed bride So Ah, played by Shin Se Kyung. Their meeting is set amid the falling cherry blossoms with the couple staring intently at each other. According to a report by Soompi , “Bride of the Water God” is the contemporary adaptation of a manhwa and will feature the water god Ha Baek and his bride So Ah in a modern day setting. “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo” star Nam Joo Hyuk was one of the first to become part of the cast while “The Girl Who Sees Smells” actress Shin Se Kyung accepted the lead role soon after. In an interview with Nam Joo Hyuk during the table read for “Bride of the Water God,” the actor described his character as cold, chic and filled with confidence. Shin Se Kyung, for her part, shared

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Kim Tae Hee Confirmed To Be 15 Weeks Pregnant! See How Her Baby With Husband Rain Will Look Like

Kim Tae Hee Confirmed To Be 15 Weeks Pregnant! See How Her Baby With Husband Rain Will Look Like

A few months ago, Kim Tae Hee denied rumors that she and new husband Rain were already pregnant and expecting their first baby but said that they were already excited to start their family. But now, it seems that the newlyweds’ wishes are finally coming true as the actress’ agency confirmed that she is already pregnant. It was earlier reported that the actress reacted positively to the pregnancy rumors before, saying that it was the first time that she wished for rumors to be true. She also shared that she happy to be bonding with her in-laws in Rain’s family home as she learns the ropes of being a wife, Kpopstarz reported. According to a report by Soompi , Hua Ruach Entertainment, Kim Tae Hee’s agency confirmed the happy news. The agency said that Kim Tae Hee is already 15 weeks pregnant so she needs to be careful with the meantime. “She will be focusing on prenatal education and plans to work hard as a wife and a mom,” the agency said about Kim Tae Hee’s plans for her pregnancy. Hua Rich also said rather than have news outfits speculate on her condition, the “Yong Pal” actress wanted to share

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