Category Archives: 2NE1 Celebrity News

2NE1’s Sandara Park and Steven Yeun

Reblogged By: De De Tillman;  K-Pop – K-Drama Celebrity Blogger

Source:Koreaboo

Media:Koreaboo

Posted:Thursday November 13, 2014 @ 6:38 p.m PST

 

In a partnership with Funny or Die, CAA, and Korea’s largest PR firm PRAIN, Asia’s first celebrity studio Be FUNNY Studios officially launched its website in November 2014, opening their website with its first skit featuringAMC The Walking Dead‘s Steven Yeun and 2NE1‘s Sandara!

Based in Seoul, South Korea and Los Angeles, California, Be FUNNY Studioswill be bringing Hallyu fans amazing content that will include collaborations between popular stars in both Hollywood and Asia, as well as content driven by local celebrities, on one screen.

In addition, content will be brought to viewers in both the local Asian-language and English-language as well!

To kick start the launch of their new website, Be FUNNY Studios revealed their first skit which features The Walking Dead‘s Steven Yeun and 2NE1’s Dara.

Steven Yeun makes a decision that brings him to leave his love, Sandara, behind in LA, in attempts to create a name for himself as an actor in South Korea. However, upon arriving in Korea, Steven Yeun is swayed into becoming a “Mokbang” host, where he broadcasts himself eating, a current viral craze in Korea, as a way to begin his career.

“We are extremely excited to launch Be FUNNY Studios, especially now when K-pop music, K-dramas, and other elements of the ‘Korean Wave’ are enjoying such a significant global moment. As the first-mover celebrity digital studio based in Seoul and LA, we will create viral content with major stars from both Hollywood and Asia, as we continue to entertain and surprise our audiences with fresh global talent collaborations as well as premium, local celebrity driven content.”Chris S. Lee, Co-Founder

This is not the first Hollywood-Asia collaboration as Funny or Die has previously released videos featuring Anna Kendrick and f(x), and Rita Oraand 4minute‘s HyunA.

Follow and like Be FUNNY Studios on their Twitter and Facebook!

Steven Yeun and Sandara Park Dara

*Used With Permission

iKON {K-Pop Boy Group} 4 Members To Join Bobby, B.I and JInhwan

Reblogged By: De De Tillman;  K-Pop – K-Drama Celebrity Blogger

Source:Koreaboo – YG-Life and TopStarNews

Media:Koreaboo – YG-Life and TopStarNews

Posted: Tuesday October 14, 2014 @ 4:29 a.m PST

 

YG Entertainment has released the official poster for the final match of “MIX & MATCH.”

After undergoing vigorous training and experiencing various types of evaluations, all nine trainees will be holding their final match on October 22nd. According to YG Entertainment today, it was confirmed that “MIX & MATCH’ will hold their final match at Korea University’s Hwajung Gym in Seoul, South Korea at 8PM KST.

Big Bang, 2NE1 and other artists are confirmed to attend the event.

Meanwhile, the final match will determine the four remaining members that will join Bobby, B.I and JInhwan to form, iKON. The votes accumulated during the fan meeting and voting event held in Japan, China and South Korea will be included in the final evaluation of the show. The final voting will be held in Seoul, South Korea on October 17th.

The full episode for “MIX & MATCH” will be aired simultaneously on Mnet and Naver.

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2NE1’s CL Has Joined Twitter

Reblogged By: De De Tillman;  K-Pop – KDrama  Celebrity Blogger

Source:Koreaboo

Media: Koreaboo

Posted: Saturday October 4, 2014 @ 2:43 a.m PST

 

2NE1’s CL has finally joined the Twitter world, becoming the last group member to create an account, and giving the leader yet another outlet to reach her fans.

On October 4, 2NE1’s Dara announced to her followers that group leader CL has finally created a Twitter account. 

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Park Bom {2NE1} Alleged Drug Smuggling From U.S To Korea In 2010

Reblogged By: De De Tillman;  International Celebrity Blogger

Source: entertainment.xin.msn

Posted: Tuesday July 1, 2014 @ 6:32 p.m PST

 

Park Bom’s alleged drug smuggling case four years ago. In a report by KBS News, the 2NE1 member was caught for attempting to bring in approximately 80 amphetamine pills into Korea from the United States in Oct 2010.

Amphetamines are strong central nervous system stimulants that are sometimes used to treat conditions such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Although they are used for medicinal purposes in some countries, distribution of the drug is banned in Korea.