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Girl group Jewelry was formed by Star Empire Entertainment in the spring of 2001, consisting of four members Park Jung Ah, Lee Ji Hyun, Jung Yoo Jin, and Jun Eun Mi. The group has gone through several member changes, including tenure by Seo In Young (Elly). . . .

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Korean rock group Jaurim (Purple Rain Forest) includes members Kim Yoon Ah, Kim Jin Man, Goo Tae Hoon, and Lee Sun Kyu. Before their breakout song “Hey Hey Hey” in 1997, Jaurim was well-known in South Korea’s independent music circles. Jaurim’s albums have been produced under the Soundholic Entertainment label, which is owned by Goo Tae Hoon. . . .

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Young Turks Club (YTC) is the brainchild of former Seo Taiji and the Boys’ member Lee Juno, who began his own entertainment company after his group’s disbandment in 1996. Young Turks Club members included Lim Sung Eun, Song Jin Ah,Han Hyun Nam, Ji Joon Goo, and Choi Seung Min. . . .

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 Title  I Am Legend
 Genre Romance
 Episodes 16
Network SBS
 Main Cast Kim Jung Eun as Jun Seol HeeLee Joon Hyuk as Jang Tae HyunKim Seung Soo as Cha Ji WookJang Young Nam as Oh Seung HyeJang Shin Young as Kang Soo InHong Ji Min as Lee Hwa Ja

Hyun Jyu Ni as Yang Ah Reum

Go Eun Mi as Kang Ran Hee

Cha Hwa Yun as Ms. Hong (Ji Wook’s mother)

 Director  Kim Hyung Sik
 Screenwriter  Im Hyun Kyung, Ma Jin Won
 Official Website(s)  SBS Madonna Band (Korean)
 Fan Website(s)  N/A
 Low-Down  Rock and roll chick grows up and grapples with a controlling husband and mother-and-law, finds solace with her fellow female rockers and tests the waters of love with her own rock and roll idol.

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  • 2010 SBS Drama Awards: Top Excellence Award, Special Planning Drama – Actress (Kim Jung Eun)
  • 2010 SBS Drama Awards: Top Excellence Award, Special Planning Drama – Supporting Actress (Hong Ji Min)

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 Title  Boys Over Flowers/Boys Before Flowers
 Genre  Romantic Comedy
 Episodes  25
Network  KBS
 Main Cast Lee Min Ho as Gu Jun PyoKim Hyun Joon as Yoon Ji HooKim Bum as So Yi Jung

Kim Joon as Song Woo Bin

Koo Hye Sun as Geum Jan Di

Kim So Eun as Chu Ga Eul

Lee Hye Young as Kang Hee Soo (Jun Pyo’s mother)

 Director  Jun Ki Sang
 Screenwriter  Yoon Ji Ryun
 Official Website(s)  KBS BOF Website (Korean)
 Fan Website(s) FanPop
 The Low-Down One working-class girl, four rich guys and their antics as they fumble their way through love

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AWARDS

  • 2009 KBS Drama Awards: Excellence Award, Novella Drama – Actress (Koo Hye Sun)
  • 2009 KBS Drama Awards: Best New Actor Award (Lee Min Ho)
  • 2009 KBS Drama Awards: Best New Actress Award (Kim So Eun)
  • 2009 KBS Drama Awards: Best Couple Award (Lee Min Ho and Koo Hye Sun)
  • 2009 KBS Drama Awards: Netizen Award (Koo Hye Sun)
  • 2009 14th Asian Television Awards: Nominated for Best Drama Series, Best Drama Performance by an Actor (Lee Min Ho), Best Drama Performance by an Actress (Koo Hye Sun)
  • 2009 Seoul International Drama Awards: Most Popular Actor Award (Kim Hyun Joong)
  • 2009 45th Baeksang Arts Awards: Best New Actor Award (Lee Min Ho)
  • 2009 45th Baeksang Arts Awards: Popularity Award (Kim Hyun Joong)

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History of Hallyu Idol Groups…….coming soon!

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