Sakurai Sho smokes….and that is already a scandal?

And now (after ranting about blogger burn out), for the latest mindless scandal circulating the world of J-entertainment, as reported by my source for all-things JPop, Tokyo Hive: Arashi’s Sakurai Sho is a Heavy Smoker? Arashi’s resident intellectual Sakurai Sho is currently caught in the eye of a scandal after a Hokkaido hotel employee tweeted…

My number 1 girl crush celebrates her bday!

My number one girl crush, Amuro Namie, celebrated her 33rd birthday (her real birthday was Sept 20) by chillin’ on a high-end night club. Unfortunately, one publication decided to make a big deal out of a non-issue and published this picture of Namie while exiting the club: Along with the published picture, it was headlined…

Kwon Sang Woo does damage control…

…cos he has a new drama! Korea’s former pretty boy and number one idol Kwon Sang Woo asked for forgiveness for his June fender-bender. In a report from Popseoul, the actor was quoted to have asked for apology for the hit and run, saying that he wasn’t a good example. KSW was quoted for this…

Charice goes back to Star King…

…where she literally sang like OMG, and where one girl group member shed tears. I keep seeing reports and posts of what transpired after Charice Pempengco’s return guesting to Star King. Charice credits “Star King” for introducing her to the international audience–paving the way for her to meet Ellen de Generes, Oprah and her mentor,…

Kwon Sang Woo to face hit-and-run charges

Things aren’t looking so heavenly for Korean heartthrob and poster boy Kwon Sang Woo. KSW, whose star undeniably dimmed following his marriage to Son Tae-young, now allegedly faces hit-and-run charges following an early morning fender-bender last June 12. KSW was driving in southern Seoul when he hit a parked car, instead of stopping he tried…