Idols T.O.P. and Junsu Enlist in the Military While Kim Hyun Joong Prepares for Discharge

The revolving door that is mandatory military service in South Korea is taking two new recruits in while returning one back to civilian life this month. Pushing the very limits of enlistment deadline are two top idols finally shaving their hair and heading to do their national duty. T.O.P. of Big Bang checked in this week along with Junsu of JYJ, which is nice to have company though they are surrounded by plenty of ordinary Korean adult men enlisting the same time. I never get why members of the same idol group don’t just enlist at the same time regardless of age difference, making it easier to be away and comeback as a group together. Junsu’s enlistment just barely missed overlapping with his JYJ mate Jaejoong, who was just discharged on December 30th 2016 after serving his duty. Good luck to these two and see you both in 22 months! Continue reading

Lee Seung Gi Celebrates January Birthday as the Late 86 and 87 Birthday Boys Get Closer to Military Service

January 13th is my boy Lee Seung Gi‘s birthday, which makes the first birthday of a major Korean star in this new year 2016, and with it comes the reminder that it’s starting to go down to the wire for … Continue reading

Stars Attend the Seoul Premiere of Wolfboy with Song Joong Ki and Park Bo Young

The cast of Wolfboy traveled from Busan, where they attended the film festival there last weekend, back to Seoul just in time to hold a star-studded movie premiere in the city. Song Joong Ki and Park Bo Young were in … Continue reading

Thieves Holds Star-Studded Movie Premiere in Korea

The star-studded caper movie Thieves held its media movie premiere in Korea this week, and in attendance was a coterie of K-stars even more high wattage than usual. That’s not surprising since the movie cast itself consists of some top-notch … Continue reading