[NEWS] Kim Hyun Joong Conquers Nippon Budokan For Japan Fanclub Anniversary
Korean Singer and Actor Kim Hyun Joong celebrated his official FC HENECIA JAPAN 1st anniversary and drama [City Conquest] Memorial Event at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo on October 4.
In the audience were lucky HENECIA Japan (Kim Hyun Joong’s Japanese fanclub) members who won the highly competitive bid for admission tickets to the prestigious event. About 100 media were also invited to the event to witness the first promotion event of the upcoming Korean drama “City Conquest” starring Kim Hyun Joong and Jeong Yoo Mi.
After Kim Hyun Joong introduced himself and thanked his fans for the success of HENECIA Japan and the fanclub’s first anniversary, the main part of the event began which was the preview of the Korean drama “City Conquest”.
[NEWS] Kim Hyun Joong attracts 10,000 fans and 150 photographers to his fan meeting in Japan
Kim Hyun Joong had his 1 year anniversary fan meeting for his Japanese fanclub, ‘Henecia Japan‘ at the Nippon Budokan on October 4th.
In a statement, Key East Entertainment stated, “Kim Hyun Joong opened a ‘City Conquest‘ promotional event for his fanclub, ‘Henecia Japan’. It was a special event for the fans that have been waiting for him to make his return to the small screen. We provided highlight videos and things that happened during filming for the first time.” Ten thousand fans attended the event, and about 150 photographers fought to grab the best angle of the star.
Kim Hyun Joong said, “I’m always thankful for ‘Henecia Japan’ for supporting me all the time. I want to celebrate not just our first anniversary, but our 5 year, 10 year, and even 100 year anniversary. I’m going to stay healthy with good singing and acting. I also hope my fans stay healthy with good food and medicine.”
Kim Hyun Joong successfully finished the first anniversary event of his official Japanese fan club.
On 4th, Kim Hyun Joong had a memorial event in Tokyo to celebrate the first anniversary of his official Japanese fan club, and introduced highlight videos, and episodes of his new drama KBS 2TV ‘City Conquest’.
Approximately 10,000 local fans and local reporters filled up Budokkan to see Kim Hyun Joong, and even before the event began, the place was full of enthusiasm.
Kim Hyung Joong invited actress Jung Yoo Mi and director Yang Yoon Ho as special guests, and talked about the new drama.
More than anything, the highlight of the event was Kim Hyun Joong’s special performance. Kim Hyun Joong, who always has been showing quality sounds and fantastic performance, participated in rearranging his hit songs into band versions, and he impressed the fans with his amazing talent once again.
The entire work took about a month, and Kim Hyun Joong performed ‘Do you like that’, ‘Lucky Guy’, ‘HEAT’, ‘Merry Me’, and ‘I’m Your Man’.
Kim Hyun Joong closed up the event saying, “Thank you for those who are always there for me. I’d love celebrate endless anniversaries. I hope we will maintain our healthy relationship forever, and I’ll do my best to return with better music and better acting.”
On the other hand, Kim Hyun Joong’s new drama, ‘City Conquest’, is scheduled to premiere in early 2013.
[NEWS] Kim Hyunjoong to release 1st Japanese full length album “Unlimited” in December
After releasing various singles, Kim Hyunjoong is ready to release his first solo full length album in Japan in December.
Including many of his earlier released tracks, “Unlimited” is set to feature songs such as “Kiss Kiss”, “Lucky Guy”, “Heat”, “U”, “Let’s Party” and new Japanese tracks “Your Story”, “I’m Yours” and “Save Today” among others. The full tracklist will consist out of 14 songs.
“Unlimited” will be available in three different versions, including a CD only release and two limited editions. Limited edition A includes a DVD with the music video for “Your Story” while version B has a DVD with the music video for “Save Today”. Both DVD editions come with the making of from their respective music video.
“Unlimited” will be released on December 12th.
[TRANSLATION] 12.10.05 Broadcasting channel for City Conquest Confirmed!
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The upcoming drama ‘City Conquest’ broadcasting channel have been confirmed to be KBS2TV.
On October 5th, the drama City Conquest directed by Director Yang Yun-ho & written by Hwang Ju-ha, BnT News have contacted with the production company Media100, confirming the drama will be broadcasted in KBS2TV. ‘City Conquest’ is originally a comic series written by Shin Hyungbin turned into a drama, with the original comic series copies sold over more than 1,000 million and the popularity is still on the rise.
City Conquest which is expected to air on early 2013 in KBS2 depicts a story of battle in an illegal & dark society with the lead casts Baek Mir together with his beloved woman Danbi since young, the woman Tae Su-min who develops a loveline (with Baek Mir), and the man Cha Ji-ryong who only cares for only one woman (Danbi) , a melodramatic and action storyline revolving around the 4 characters that captures the eyes of the world.
The lead character in City Conquest, Baek Mir who have been casted by Kim HyunJoong from the very start, have also garnered many attentions from the overseas buyers, with the copyright sold approximately for 11.8billionKRW.
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[NEWS] Kim Hyun Joong holds a Japanese event with over 10,000 fans
Kim Hyun Joong recently held an event to celebrate the first anniversary of his Japanese official fan club.
On October 4, Kim met over 10,000 fans at Budokan in Japan to celebrate the first anniversary of the fan club Henecia Japan.
At the event, Kim also introduced his TV series City Conquest, which he is currently working on.
Director Yang Yoon Ho and actress Jung Yoo Mi of the series attended the event as special guests to talk about the series.
They also had some time to talk to those in attendance about the series and Kim.
The digest version of the series and the making film were released for the first time at the event and received considerable attention.
The highlight of the event was Kim’s special performance. Kim rearranged his hit songs with a band and impressed the audience with the high quality sound and fantastic performances.
He made the audience wild with excitement by performing songs, including, “Do You Like That,” “Lucky Guy,” and “Heat.” His sweet ballads, including, “Marry Me” and “I’m Your Man” also captured the audience.
Kim made people laugh by saying, “I want to thank Henecia Japan members for always supporting me. I want to celebrate the fifth, tenth, and the hundredth anniversary with you. In order to do that, I will perform good songs and act well, and you stay healthy with good food and medicines.”
The series, which is starring Kim, will air on KBS in the first half of 2013.
[NEWS] Kim Hyun Joong shows off a chic, sexy look in red pants
Kim Hyun Joong recently released a pictorial of himself for the clothing brand Hang Ten under the title of “Fall in Colored Pants.”
In the pictorial, Kim is attracting a lot of attention with a distinctive look in colored pants. He’s also showing off a fashionable look in colored pants with a chic look on his face.
Kim is currently one of the hottest K-pop stars in Japan.
[NEWS] Fans Impressed by Kim Hyun Joong Doing Dishes in the Kitchen
Earlier this week, photos of Kim Hyun Joong doing the dishes at his own restaurant surfaced online. The photos, posted on an online community board, show Kim Hyun Joong wash the dishes in the kitchen of his own restaurant, drawing interest from fans that have only seen his fancy, on-stage persona.
The person who uploaded the photos wrote, “Kim Hyun Joong stayed at the restaurant for about two hours. He signed autographs for the customers, and also did the dishes. It’s his own store, so he washed the dishes for over 20 minutes. He also cleaned the sink area after doing the dishes. It looked like he was used to doing it.”
In the photos, Kim Hyun Joong only shows his back, but the man in the leather vest and rolled up pants does seem like the “Lucky Guy” himself. More than anything, fans have been impressed by the humble nature of the global star.
Netizens commented, “He makes so much money, he should have just hired someone,” “Most celebrities would never show this side of themselves,” and “I like him even more now.”
Kim Hyun Joong opened up a chicken franchise restaurant called, “J Chicken,” in Seoul with a group of his friends recently. The store in Sa Dang is owned and run by Kim Hyun Joong himself.
[NEWS] Asian star Kim Hyun Joong does the dishes
Kim Hyun Joong recently attracted a lot of attention by doing the dishes at a restaurant.
The news that he did the dishes was reported on blogs and online community boards on September 15.
On September 14, Kim appeared in a restaurant in Seoul. The restaurant is one that is run by Kim and his friends.
According to a fan of Kim, who went to the restaurant when Kim was there, Kim stayed at the restaurant for about two hours. He signed autographs for his customers and personally did the dishes. In some pictures taken by the fan, Kim is doing the dishes in a sleeveless T-shirt and a leather jacket.
The fan says, “Kim did the dishes for about 20 minutes. I wanted to do it for him. He even cleaned up the sink. It looked like he had done it several times before.”
At the news, Kim’s fans and other people got surprised because Kim is a top celebrity. People responded: “It’s a restaurant that is run by him, but it’s surprising to hear that he even does the dishes at his restaurant.”
Kim recently became the first Korean singer who has sold over 200,000 copies of his albums in Japan. He’s currently shooting the drama series City Conquest, which is produced by the production team of the drama series Iris.
[NEWS] Kim Hyun Joong Does The Dishes at His Own Chicken Restaurant
Kim Hyun Joong is winning praise for his modesty and humility once more.
Recently one netizen uploaded online candid pictures of Kim Hyun Joong in the kitchen of a restaurant.
As the netizen explained, Kim Hyun Joong appeared at a chicken franchise restaurant in Seoul’s Sadang-dong on September 14 which the hallyu star directly manages himself and co-owns with his friends.
Staying for two hours, Kim Hyun Joong was seen actively being busy for his business as he signed autographs for friends, checked on the restaurant’s operations and even did the dishes himself in the kitchen.
The pictures showed Kim Hyun Joong in the kitchen all dressed up for his day’s activities but sporting pink rubber kitchen gloves as he worked hard scrubbing the dishes for his own establishment.
Netizens praised the singer/actor’s modesty and humility saying, “What a great heart”, “He’s very humanistic” and “It’s great to see a star being so modest.”
Kim Hyun Joong recently became the first Korean artist in 2012 to sell over 200,000 copies of his or her album in Japan and is currently shooting his drama, City Conquest
Photo Credit: Online community