Korean pop group 2PM member Ock Taecyeon on March issue of Men’s Health [Kr] – with three different covers in celebration of the the magazine’s (Korean edition) 6th anniversary. Some fine results from dedicated gym-work…
Korean boy band 2PM’s Chansung doing a bit of fan service at the group’s recent tour in Singapore. When a Korean male idol does this it’s often considered fine, which I have no problem with, but female idols are usually criticised for doing something a lot less than this. Gender inequality is unfortunately still a norm in most parts of Asia.
Teaser photos for Korean drama Dream High, co-produced by showbiz mogul Bae Yong-joon and Park Jin-young; and starring popular idols Kim Soo-hyun, 2PM’s Taecyeon & Wooyoung, Miss A’s Suzy, T-ara’s Eunjung and singer IU.
The drama is about a group of art school students who overcome personal obstacles to achieve their dream of becoming singers and dancers. Its first episode aired earlier this month; the rating is average but it’s picking up momentum among young viewers.
Korean entertainment agency JYP Entertainment has released This Christmas, a special music video for the festive season featuring affiliated artists Wonder Girls, 2PM, 2AM, Miss A, Lim, San-E, Joo and the boss (JYP) himself. Some photos after the MV.