Friday, November 30, 2012

“Alice in Cheongdamdong” Unveils Photos from the First Script Reading Session

With the premiere of “Alice in Cheongdamdong” only a day away, the production team unveiled photos of the cast during their first script reading.

Actors Moon Geun Young, Park Shi Hoo,So Yi Hyun, Kim Ji Suk, Heo Dong Wook, Kim Yuri, and others were joined by director Jo Soo Won. A representative of the production team shared, “During the first script reading, Moon Geun Young and Park Shi Hoo, as well as the other actors, were so into their characters that it seemed like they were already filming. Additionally, everyone was so close and comfortable with each other that it felt like they already had a month of filming together under their belts. You can expect great chemistry between our actors from the first episode.”

Moon Geun Young is set to make her small screen comeback this week through a new SBS weekend drama titled “Alice in Cheongdamdong.” In the series, she will play a rookie designer named Han Se Kyung. Despite her deepest efforts, she just can’t seem to break away from poverty. She decides that the only way she can leave her old life behind is to marry into one of the wealthy families of Cheongdamdong. Park Shi Hoo will play her love interest.

Meanwhile, “Alice in Cheongdamdong” will air its pilot episode tomorrow, December 1, at 9:50PM KST on SBS. 

credits: soompi


Moon Geun Young Says She′s Scared to Act

Moon Geun Young showed she′s feeling the pressure by all of the expectations raining down on her for her comeback.

The November 28 broadcast of SBS′ One Night of TV Entertainment featured the cast of Cheongdamdong Alice, which includes Moon Geun Young, So E Hyun, Park Si Hoo and Kim Ji Suk.

Reporter Jo Young Goo first welcomed Moon Geun Young back, saying, "There′s something we all have to celebrate. Moon Geun Young is back after a two year hiatus."

When asked why it took so long for her to return, the actress answered with a smile, "I don′t know. Two years just passed by. I just took some time off."

She then said, "I felt so laid back when I was taking my break, and I thought I should just take it easy when I′m acting, but today I′ve heard the words ′two years′ so much. I′ve become scared to start acting again."

Park Si Hoo said about his new partnership with Moon Geun Young, "I was so happy. I feel like her looks are unreal during our shoots. It′s like she′s jumped right out from a romance comic; I can′t tell whether I′m in a dream or reality when we′re shooting."

The praise follows similar comments he made about the actress′ looks during the press conference for the drama.

Cheongdamdong Alice is about how a girl born from an ordinary household joins in a project to become a rich wife in Cheongdam.

The drama will air on December 1 following the conclusion of Five Fingers.

Photo credit: SBS
credits: enewsworld


Moon Geun Young Glows in a Wedding Dress

A photo of Moon Geun Young in a wedding dress has caught the eyes of many netizens. On November 28, Namoo Actors unveiled the photo of the actress on its official Facebook page. In the photo, Moon Geun Young glows as she makes a playful pose in the beautiful white gown.

Moon Geun Young is set to make her small screen comeback this week through a new SBS weekend drama titled “Alice in Cheongdamdong.” In the series, she will play a rookie designer named Han Se Kyung. Despite her deepest efforts, she just can’t seem to break away from poverty. She decides that the only way she can leave behind her old life is to marry into one of the wealthy families of Cheongdamdong.

As such, Moon Geun Young’s latest photo, where she’s seen running into the light dressed in a wedding dress, is drawing a lot of interest, as it seems to give a sneak peek into the upcoming drama and her character.

Those who’ve seen the photo commented, “Moon Geun Young is just so lovely and lovable,” “I can’t wait to see this new drama,” “She looks great in a wedding dress,” and more.

Meanwhile, “Cheongdamdong Alice,” which also stars Park Shi Hoo, will air its pilot episode this Saturday, December 1, at 9:50PM KST on SBS.

credits: soompi


Cheongdamdong Alice Poster Shooting Take 2

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Park Si Hoo Says Moon Geun Young is So Pretty

Park Si Hoo gets surprised whenever he sees Moon Geun Young because she′s just so pretty.

The actor attended the press conference for the upcoming SBS drama Cheongdamdong Alice with his cast on November 27.

There, he said, "I often see Ms Moon Geun Young on set, and I′m always surprised. Her looks are so unrealistic. It′s like she′s come from a romance comic."

He added, "I′m expecting a lot because Ms Geun Young is so kind. It′s great because we seem to fit well together, too."

Park Si Hoo appears in the drama as Cha Seung Jo, the youngest president in the history of Artemis, a global designer brand distribution company. He hates girls who put on airs and talks in a cold manner, but deep inside he′s a romantic who dreams of unconditional love.

Cheongdamdong Alice will start airing on December 1 after the conclusion of Five Fingers.

Credits: enewsworld


Cheongdamdong Alice Updates

Moon Geun Young wearing a wedding dress on the set of 'Cheongdamdong Alice'

Cheongdamdong Alice Brochure

Cheongdamdong Alice BTS - Poster Shooting Take1
Cheongdamdong Alice Cast at One Night of TV Entertainment

photo credits: as tagged, DCBHnet
video credits: DCBHnet, uploader


Moon Geun Young, national little sister all grown up

The production report for the new weekend drama ‘Cheongdamdong Alice’ took place at the SBS Hall in SBS company building in Mok-dong, Seoul at 3pm on November 27th.

Moon Geun Young showed off her sexy side, wearing a black dress with a deep neckline to the press conference. Moon Geun Young seemed a bit uncomfortable with the level of exposure of the dress as she constantly seemed careful with her dress. Moon Geun Young drew all eyes on her with her unchanging beauty.

Drama ‘Cheongdamdong Alice’ will tell the story of the women who seek to elevate their social status using men through the ‘Become a Cheongdamdong daughter-in-law project’ and the man who throws himself to the ‘Finding the extinct love project’.



More Photos on the Press Conference

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Actress Moon Geun Young recently talked about 190 million won diamonds

Actress Moon Geun Young recently talked about 190 million won diamonds that she wore in a TV series.

On November 27, Moon attended a press conference for SBS’s new weekend series Cheongdamdong Alice and drew a lot of attention with the scene, in which she appears with 150 million won jewelry.”

Moon said, “I heard that the diamond necklace, earrings, and ring cost 190 million won. But I couldn’t tell they were that expensive when I wore them to shoot the series.”

“I also heard that those are 13 carats of diamonds, but since I’m not old enough to be interested in jewelry, they looked like ordinary earrings to me,” she added.

The series is about an ordinary girl named Han Se Kyung trying to become a rich wife and realizes the true meaning of marriage and wealth.

Moon plays the role of Han and Park Si Hoo and plays the role of a young CEO named Cha Seung Jo. So Yi Hyun plays the role of a Han’s friend and Kim Ji Seok plays the role of a designer. The first episode will air on December 1.


More photos of CDDA Presscon here


Monday, November 26, 2012

Moon Geun Young speaks fluent French

Actress Moon Geun Young recently showed off her fluent French.

Moon plays the role of a rookie designer named Han Se Kyung on SBS’s new weekend series Cheongdamdong Alice.

She shot the scene, in which she is having a job interview with a clothing company in French. Ida Daussy, who is from France, appeared on the series as an interviewer.

Ida Daussy asked Moon, “Can you tell me about principles you apply to your life in French?” Moon answered, “L’effort est ma force. C’est cela mon credo,” which means, “The effort is my strength. That is my creed.” Then she continued in French, “My father always said that life is like a recipe book. I watched every French movie to be certified in French.”

When Moon finished shooting the scene without making any mistakes, Ida Daussy said, “Moon learned how to pronounce French in short time. She is very good at speaking French just like her character in the series.”

The series is about an ordinary girl trying to become a rich wife. Besides Moon, Park Si Hoo, So Yi Hyun, and Kim Ji Seok will appear on the series, which will start airing on December 1.



Moon Geun Young Speaks French for a Job Interview in 'Cheongdam-dong Alice'

credits: SBSNow


Park Si Hoo: “Moon Geun Young is a considerate actor”

Park Si Hoo displays his exotic charm.

In the new SBS weekend drama “Cheongdam-dong Alice” the male protagonist Park Si Hoo reveals infinite affection for his character.

In the drama PSH plays Cha Seung Jo, the president of a global luxury goods distribution company. PSH says his character “looks really cool because he cannot reveal the hurt in his heart” and “the character displays a wide spectrum of emotions in the script and you can expect to see his sense of confidence”, showing affection for his character.

About his co-star Moon Geun Young, Park Si Hoo says she is very considerate and he feels comfortable acting with her.

PSH’s movie “Confession of murder” has surpassed the 2 million attendance. “I am getting good reviews for my first movie and I feel very happy,” he said.

If the movie exceeds 5 million viewers, he has pledged to swim at Haeundae. He hopes people will like his new drama “Cheongdam-dong Alice” which will start soon.

“Cheongdam-dong Alice” is about an ordinary girl who becomes a Cheongdam-dong daughter-in-law and it also discusses the real meaning of marriage and happiness. It will start broadcasting on December 1 after “Five Fingers”.

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Sunday, November 25, 2012

Moon Geun Young Reveals Killer Resume for “Cheongdamdong Alice”

On November 23, upcoming SBS drama “Cheongdamdong Alice” revealed Moon Geun Young‘s character Han Se Kyung’s resume. Han Se Kyung graduated second in her class from a prestigious all-women’s college Eun Hwa Women’s University with 4.2 GPA, majoring in fashion design. She scored highly on Fresh language exams TCF (Test de Connaissance du Francais) and DALF (Diplome Approfondi de Langue Francaise), receiving Niveau 5 and C1 on these exams. She also worked as an intern at a fashion design company.

The production crew of “Cheongdamdong Alice” commented, “In the show, Han Se Kyung speaks French fluently and this connects her to other characters like Seung Jo (played by Park Shi Hoo) and Yoon Joo (played by So Ee Hyun). We applied the reality of many job-seekers, who have exceptional resumes and yet, are unable to find a job to Han Se Kyung’s character.”

“Cheongdamdong Alice” portrays the story of an ordinary woman’s special personal “project” to become a daughter-in-law to a family in Cheongdamdong, reflecting on the issue of real happiness and terms of marriage. The show is directed by Cho Soo Won, written by Kim Ji Woon, Kim Jin Hee duo, featuring Moon Geun Young, Park Shi Hoo, Soo Ee Hyun, Kim Seung Soo, Nam Goong Min, and others. “Cheongdamdong Alice” will be aired on December 1.

credits: soompi


Park Si Hoo, Moon Geun Young dreamy poster unveiled

The “Cheongdam-dong Alice” poster from the photographer Wayijin who was responsible for the recent JTBC “Padam Padam … and her heartbeat” was unveiled.

Shooting for this poster for the new SBS mini-series starring Park Si Hoo and Moon Geun Young was carried out in the studio of Wayijin located in Cheongdam-dong.

Photographer Wayijin shot this poster with “Alice in Wonderland” as a motif, using the fairy tale concept of the dreamlike and mysterious atmosphere.

The main poster of CDDA shows PSH and MGY in a dreamlike scene and the other poster shows the four main figures PSH, MGY, So Yi Hyun and Kim Ji Suk in colorful dynamic images. In addition, individual posters of the four are forthcoming. [ED: already out]

The photographer said the director wanted a fairy tale atmosphere conveyed in the posters, so after consultation with the stylist, it was decided to outfit each actor in their respective beautiful costumes, and shooting the posters was a lot of fun.

CDDA will portray the fun and romantic characters as if they are in “Alice in Wonderland”, and the posters have dramatized this concept. CDDA is expected to begin broadcasting on December 1.

credits: parksihoo4u


Cheongdamdong Alice Teaser 3 and 4

Teaser 3

Teaser 4



Friday, November 23, 2012

2012.11.24 Cyworld Update

외 롭 다. 
I'm lonely.

Translation by: MGYIFC


2012.11.23 Cheongdamdong Alice Updates

Cheongdamdong Alice Official Photo Stills

First Script Reading

Han Se Kyung's Resume

Han Se Kyung's Identification Card for GN Fashion

credits: as tagged SBS ,, Moonsbaidu


Thursday, November 22, 2012

Moon Geun Young shows off a cute look

Actress Moon Geun Young recently showed off a cute look.
On November 22, some pictures of Moon were uploaded on the official Facebook page of Moon’s agency. In the pictures, Moon is having a cute look on her face.
Taking a break while shooting SBS TV’s new drama series Cheongdamdong Alice, Moon is giving a wink and having a coy look on her face, covering herself with a blanket.
One of the crew of the series says, “Moon Geun Young was taking a break in a blanket because of the cold weather, and she showed off such a cute look when she saw a camera.”
People responded: “She’s so cute.” “She looks so young.” “She still looks like a girl.” “I’m so excited aboutCheongdamdong Alice.” “I love Moon Geun Young.” “I love the look on her face.”
Moon will play the role of Han Se Kyung, a young designer and a secretary of a rich lady in SBS TV’s new drama series Cheongdamdong Alice, which will start airing on December 1.



Wednesday, November 21, 2012

How did Moon Geun Young’s appearance change in school uniforms?

Recently, a posting titled “Moon Geun Young in many school uniforms” was posted on an online community board.

The posting shows the time when the actress first appeared in TV in uniform as a child actress to her recent appearance in another school uniform.

She first showed up in a school uniform in the TV series Autumn in My Hear at the age of 14. You can see how good she looks in other school uniforms as she appears in My Little Bride, Cinderella’s Sister, and Cheongdamdong Alice at the age of 17, 18, and 19.

Netizens who saw the posting reacted: “Moon Geun Young definitely looks young for her age.” “No wonder she’s called ‘the original sister of all Koreans.’” “What’s her secret of keeping her youth?”

Source: TV Report


Monday, November 19, 2012

Cheongdamdong Alice Official Posters Revealed

SBS new weekend drama “Cheongdam-dong Alice” has released two posters.
“Cheongdam-dong Alice” is about an ordinary girl who becomes a daughter-in-law of Cheongdam-dong and it also explores the true meaning of happiness and the conditions of marriage.  This drama is Moon Geun Young’s comeback to TV in two years and her first collaboration with Hallyu star Park Si Hoo.
On November 19 two posters of “Cheongdam-dong Alice” are unveiled — the main poster has a dreamy feel and the other one features the 4 main characters.

Park Si Hoo plays the Rabbit who is the guide to Moon Geun Young’s Alice in a kind of fairy tale using the “Alice in Wonderland” motif in the main poster.  In the other poster, the 4 main actors Park Si Ho, Moon Geun Young, So E Hyun, and Kim Ji Suk appear in bright colors expressing fairy tale romance.
The “Cheongdam-dong Alice” posters were shot in Cheongdam-dong in Seoul.  The crew relates Park Si Hoo’s active representation of the rabbit with the pocket watch and his wonderful acting which make the shooting proceed very smoothly.
Single posters of the actors of “Cheongdam-dong Alice” will be released later.
Posters will heighten expectations of “Cheongdam-dong Alice” which will start broadcasting on December 1 after “Five Fingers”.

credits: ParkSiHoo4u