Korean World Cup announcer turns internet sensation

A gif image of Korean announcer Jang Ye-won, who’s currently in Brazil to report on the World Cup, is trending on Reddit, 9gag and other social networking sites.

Korean World Cup announcer Jang Yewon

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G.NA 1st Look Magazine

Korean-Canadian pop singer G.NA in recent issue of 1st Look Magazine [Kr]. She’s expected to release a new album this month, but it’s postponed amidst the ferry disaster; most Korean entertainment activities have been halted in this period.

Gina Korean 1st Look Magazine

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South Korea ferry disaster

Hundreds of people are missing after a ferry capsized and sank in South Korea.

The ship sent a distress signal around 9am KST, April 16, and sank in two hours.

There’re conflicting numbers, four confirmed dead, 260-290 people unaccounted for.

My thought goes to the victims and families. Hope there’re some miracles.

OhBoy! Krystal in London (HD)

Korean girl group f(x)’s Krystal in Oh!Boy Magazine [Kr] with a special photoshoot in London, in collaboration with Rebecca Minkoff.

Fx Krystal London OhBoy Magazine

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Girls’ Generation (SNSD) Mister Mister

Korean pop group Girls’ Generation have released a music video for Mr.Mr., title track of their new Korean mini-album. Half decent song, at least better than I Got A Boy in 2013. The girls look gorgeous in the MV; hate the video editing though, too much flickering which unfortunately seems to be the trend in Kpop videos.

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