[Dramaland Catnip] Sibling love and fauxcest

[Dramaland Catnip] Sibling love and fauxcest by Guest Beanie That Winter, the Wind Blows  By @Beanfan One plot development (call it my “unhealthy” dramaland catnip, if you will) that often draws me to a drama—or, to only part of a drama, as I usually don’t need to watch it unfold till the ugly end—is when Continue Reading

Hwang Chi-yeol is K-Pop Trend Now? Artist Wins Over G-Dragon at Music Bank

(Photo : ) On the June 23rd episode of KBS Music Bank, singer Hwang Chi Yeol was surprised by his first ever music show win. The nominated songs for this week were G-Dragon’s “Untitled” and Hwang Chi Yeol’s “A Daily Song” as contenders for first place. Hwang Chi Yeol won first place with 6,380 points! Naturally Hwang Chi Yeol, who had Continue Reading

Teenager Arrested For Fraud After “Produce 101 Season 2” Concert Ticket Scam

2017-06-24 12:34:08 2017-06-24 12:34:07 Display.Sharethrough.Soompi.1×1 A teenager who took 10 million won (approximately $8,811 US dollars) from his victims with a “Produce 101 Season 2” concert ticket scam was arrested. On June 24, Seoul’s Yeongdeungpo Police Agency revealed that they have arrested a 17-year-old boy for fraud. Soompi.Display.News.English.300×250.BTF Soompi.Mobile.English.300×250.ATF According to police, this teenager made a post on Continue Reading

BLACKPINK To Return To “Weekly Idol”

2017-06-24 09:57:24 2017-06-24 09:57:24 Display.Sharethrough.Soompi.1×1 BLACKPINK will soon be making their return to the famous third floor basement studio of “Weekly Idol”! On June 24, “Weekly Idol” announced via Twitter that BLACKPINK will be guesting on the show soon, and asked fans to leave questions for the group on the show’s voicemail. Soompi.Display.News.English.300×250.BTF Soompi.Mobile.English.300×250.ATF As Continue Reading

[Staff Spotlight] Get to know CandidClown

[Staff Spotlight] Get to know CandidClown by CandidClown Explain your username (and/or avatar). I guess I picked CandidClown because it was an idea I wanted to aspire to. I’ve always loved the historical roles that clowns and jesters played. Being the only ones allowed to mock the upper class, they used jokes and absurdity to Continue Reading

Lee Byung Hun To Star As Lead In “Goblin” Writer Kim Eun Sook’s Upcoming Drama

2017-06-24 00:22:52 2017-06-24 00:22:52 Display.Sharethrough.Soompi.1×1 Actor Lee Byung Hun has just been cast for the lead role in writer Kim Eun Sook’s latest drama, “Mr. Sunshine,” which means he will be returning to the small screen after eight years. Previously, Kim Eun Sook has written many hit dramas including “Descendants of the Sun” and “Goblin.” On Continue Reading

Jang Moon Bok From “Produce 101 Season 2” To Make Cameo On “SNL Korea 9”

2017-06-24 00:27:30 2017-06-24 00:27:30 Display.Sharethrough.Soompi.1×1 Jang Moon Bok, who made a lasting impression on viewers as a contestant on “Produce 101 Season 2,” will be greeting viewers once again through comedy. On June 24, a source from “SNL Korea 9” announced, “Jang Moon Bok will be making a cameo appearance on the show today. Viewers Continue Reading

ChoA Announces Departure From AOA Due to Mental Issues, 'Nothing Has Been Confirmed Yet' Says FNC Entertainment

ChoA is leaving AOA. In her lengthy Instagram post uploaded on Thursday, June 22, ChoA revealed the details of her decision to leave the girl group. As previously reported by KpopStarz, ChoA clarified the rumors of her leaving AOA. In her Instagram post uploaded on May 16, the AOA member stated that she is “not” Continue Reading

Circle: Episode 10

Circle: Episode 10 by festerfaster I’m always blown away by the pace of this show — there’s barely any lag, and answers come almost as quickly as you can think of the questions. It’s a rare show that both outsmarts its viewers and respects their intelligence. And while we work our brains to keep up Continue Reading