CHERAS LEISUREMALL CELEBRATES MID-AUTUMN BY RELIVING THE 70’S MID-AUTUMN GOODNESS & ROCK THE MOON CONCERT
10 September 2017, Kuala Lumpur – The splendour of the 70’s Mid-Autumn festival comes alive as Cheras LeisureMall pays tribute to the greatness of the 1970s, a time when communities came together ever so often to participate in festive celebrations, especially in villages. Vibrant and colourful, crowds throng the village square amidst the soft glow of lanterns and brightly lit surroundings. This awe-inspiring, heartwarming scenario is recreated at the Cheras LeisureMall ‘village square’, and patrons are invited to have a wonderful experience and relive the spirit of the 70’s Mid-Autumn Festival from 14 September to 7 October 2017.
Among the major highlights is the much-anticipated Creative Lantern Making Contest 2017, which is bigger and more exciting than before since its last installment in 2013 with total prizes worth over RM46,000 to be won! Held since August 2017, the contest was open to all aged 15 and above whereby participants had to create their Mid-Autumn themed lantern masterpieces adorned with animal characters. The amazing prizes include OGAWA wellness products, Platform Café dining vouchers and Cheras LeisureMall cash vouchers.
The contest is a test of consummate skills and ingenuity as entries will be judged on the basis of creativity, workmanship and finishing, lighting effects, eco-friendly aspects, choice of materials, theme proximity and overall presentation. The illustrious panel of judges comprises Mr. Phillip Wong, Board Member of National Visual Arts Development Board; Mr. Chin Wan Kee, Professional Sculptor Artist/Sculptor Senior Lecturer, Tunku Abdul Rahman University College; Ms. Tan Yar Shi, Creative Arts Lecturer, Tunku Abdul Rahman University College and Mr. Stanley Woo Wai Yip, Senior Lecturer in 3D Animation, Dasein Academy of Art. These magnificent Mid-Autumn lanterns will be available for public viewing at the Lower Ground and Ground Floor Concourse from 10 September to 8 October 2017. Results will be announced in October 2017 and the Prize Giving Ceremony will be held on 7 October 2017 (Saturday), 2.00pm.
Mr. Subramaniam Apparow, Senior Manager (Property Division), PPB Group Berhad said, “The MidAutumn Celebration at Cheras LeisureMall is part of our commitment in fostering a tight-knitted relationship with the community, while we look to conserve Chinese cultural practices through the lantern-making handicraft, as well as buckets of Mid-Autumn festival experiences many patrons are fond of. We would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to all the participants for their consistent enthusiasm in preserving this lantern making heritage throughout the years.”
The Mid-Autumn Festival celebration continues with an explosion of sounds on the night of October 7 as Cheras LeisureMall invites all to party with a cavalcade of stars who will set the night ablaze at the ‘Rock The Moon’ Concert. Korean Superstar, Hwang ChiYeul joins a star-studded line-up of entertainers including popular songstress, Sing China finalist, Jeryl Lee, Astro Star Quest 2014 Champion Uriah See, Pop Group Thomas & Jack, zest singer Jie Ying Tha, award-winning actress Crystal Lee and hip-hop artistes CLM ALLSTAR to give you a rollicking fun time!
Members of the public can get a pair of entry passes and be part of the concert to celebrate the MidAutumn festival over the roundest moon when they shop at the participating outlets in Cheras LeisureMall. VVIP passes are redeemable with a minimum of RM600 spent in a maximum of two accumulated receipts, VIP passes are redeemable with a minimum of RM300 spent in a maximum of two accumulated receipts, Zone R passes are redeemable with a minimum of RM50 spent in a single receipt. Located at Level 2 Cravings Lane, the entry pass redemption counter opens every weekend until 1 October 2017; from 12nn to 6pm. Terms and conditions apply.
Besides the magnificent display of these giant Mid-Autumn lanterns, over 1,000 childlike fantasy lanternartworks submitted by school students during the Children’s Lantern Art Contest held in August 2017 are also on display at the concourses and Level 2 Link Bridge from now until 8 October 2017. Members of the public are invited to vote for their favourite children’s lantern artworks which they think should win the best accolade.
Customers can also drop by the Mooncake and Confectioneries Bazaar held from 14 September until 4 October 2017 at the LG Concourse, where they will be spoiled for choice with the array of irresistible and mouth-watering mooncakes and delicacies featuring a variety of flavours, preparation and presentation. These are among the favourite selections from Qian Yue Ting, Casahana, Baker’s Cottage, Yong Sheng Gift
Shop, JDX, Yu-Ai, Bee Cheng Hiang, Setapak Teochew Restaurant, Tai Thong and Milky Way. These delectable mooncakes will sure make perfect gifts for friends, associates and family.
Cheras LeisureMall is also hosting many more cultural and festive activities in conjunction with the annual Mid-Autumn festivity, such as Children’s Lantern Art Contest from 16 September until 1 October, Crystal Agar-agar Mooncake Workshop on 23 September, and Parent & Child Traditional Lantern Making Workshop on 30 September. Gamers and those who love a challenge are in for a heart thumping experience when the Halloween Super Play Match – Nerf Gun Game Session takes off this October. Fabulous prizes will be awarded to the winning teams of the Team Game Play.
For more information, kindly call 03-9132 2386, visit the Cheras LeisureMall Facebook page or send us an email at email@example.com.
Singapore, 7 August 2017 – Kpop and Kdrama fans get your hearts ready to be fluttered. Korean heartthrob Kim Myung Soo, also known as L, is making his way to Singapore for his first solo event at “2017 KIM MYUNG SOO FAN MEETING IN SINGAPORE” on Saturday, 23 September 2017 at Resorts World Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa. This event is proudly presented by PTO Entertainment Pte Ltd and organized by Faith & D Entertainment Pte Ltd and Woollim Entertainment
Kim Myung Soo debuted in 2010 together with Infinite which is one of the most successful Kpop boy bands well-loved across the globe. Kim Myung Soo steals the hearts of many Korean music fans with his exceptionally good looks and impressive singing and dancing skills. He expanded his career as an actor in 2011 and his foray into acting helped build his image as a diversified and talented artist. His popularity continues to soar with each acting role that he took on, especially the most recent hit drama “The Emperor: Owner Of The Mask” that garnered him numerous rave reviews for his role as the stand-in king. MBC, the broadcasting station shared with media that the drama topped many viewers’ rating charts because of Kim Myung Soo. They honored him with the title of “June’s Actor of the Month” for his amazing acting and achievement.
Fans will meet the idol up close at his fan meeting. Kim Myung Soo will showcase the best of himself as a singer and actor which fans never got to see. He will be sharing his innermost thoughts and feelings with his
fans. Expect a love-filled evening with surprises, fun and laughter.
Event and Ticketing Details
2017 Kim Myung Soo Fan Meeting In Singapore
Date: Saturday, 23 September 2017
Duration: Approximately 2 hours
Venue: Resorts World Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa
Ticket Prices: Cat 1 $238 / Cat 2 $188 / Cat 3 $138 (Ticket prices exclude $4 ticket booking fee)
*Cat 1 ticket holders are entitled to a Group Photo (in groups of 20) and Hi Touch with Kim Myung Soo
*Cat 2 ticket holders are entitled to Hi-Touch with Kim Myung Soo
Group Photo and Hi-Touch will be carried out immediately after the fan meeting.
Ticket sales will start from 12 August 2017 (Saturday) at 10am
via http://www.sistic.com.sg /hotline: +65 6348 5555
tvN MOVIES LAUNCHES ON ASTRO, AUGUST 1 PROUDLY PRESENTS THE BATTLESHIP ISLAND STAR TOUR WITH HWANG JUNG-MIN, SO JI-SUB, SONG JOONG-KI & DIRECTOR RYOO SEUNG-WAN
With 100 Korean blockbuster titles available on demand via Astro Go and Astro TV
Kuala Lumpur, 25 July 2017 – Astro customers will have even more movies to watch with the launch of tvN Movies. Featuring blockbusters and critically acclaimed movies from Korea, fans can enjoy both newly released movies and all-time favourite movies that they have always wanted to watch but did not have access to.
From August 1, tvN Movies will be available on demand on Astro GO and Astro TV and on Channel 435 offering first run and exclusive Korean titles ranging from action, thriller, romance, comedy to even horror. The stellar line-up features Korean stars and blockbusters such as ‘Master’ (Lee Byun-hun, Kim Woo-bin), ‘Mood of the Day’ (Moon Chae-won, Yoo Yeon-seok), ‘Train to Busan’ (Gong Yoo), ‘The Age of Shadows’ (Gong Yoo, Lee Byung-hun), ‘Like for Likes’ (Choi Ji-woo, Kang Ha-neul), ‘One Way Trip’ (Suho, Ji Soo), ‘Gangnam Blues’ (Lee Min-ho, Kim Rae-won) and many others.
Excited about the expansion of tvN Movies, Mr Samey Lee, CEO of CJ E&M HK remarked, “2017 has been a fruitful year for us. The launch of tvN Movies across the Southeast Asia region comes at a time when the demand for Korean contents is at the apex. We are confident that our audience can comfortably indulge themselves in our unprecedented line-up anywhere, anytime.” He continued, “tvN Movies has been very supportive of Korean movies, and introduced many movies to audiences in region. For the launch of tvN Movies on Astro, we are proud to present the Star Tour of ‘The Battleship Island’, the war action blockbuster opening in cinemas on 17 August, with participation by Best Actor Hwang Jung-min, heartthrobs So Ji-sub, Song Joong-ki and high-octane director Ryoo Seung-wan, aiming to promote quality Korean films in Malaysia.” He remarked, “After Singapore and Malaysia, we strive to expand tvN Movies’ coverage across the rest of Southeast Asian countries, to fill up the gap between the market and its mass international audiences!”
Agnes Rozario, Vice President Content Management Group of Astro, said, “The launch of tvN Movies marks another milestone for Astro. Having built a very strong franchise and fan base offering same day as Korea dramas and entertainment shows from all the major producers in Korea, we are now expanding that line-up as the popularity of Korean movies soars globally. Kicking off tvN Movies with the star-studded cast tour of the most talked about Korean movie of the year, ‘The Battleship Island’, is the icing on the cake and we are keen to do more. Song Joong-ki, So Ji-sub and Hwang Jung-min and director Ryoo Seung-wan fans will now get to see their idols live! Customers who have been enjoying dramas like ‘Strong Woman’ on demand will now have a long list of movies to add to their watch list. Speaking of Song Joong-ki, fans will get to see him in a role he is not traditionally known for in ‘Werewolf Boy’ and the same can be said for Gong Yoo in ‘Silenced’. We are also embarking on a new era for Korean content from co-production of successful Korean formats and original IPs that will appeal to audiences across ASEAN to distribution and marketing of Korean content and signature festivals. Astro reaches 71% of homes and 21 million individuals from diverse backgrounds in Malaysia and is in a good position to further amplify Korean content via our TV, radio and digital platforms.”
From August 1, all Astro HD customers who subscribe to the Movie Pack will enjoy tvN Movies on demand and linear via Astro GO and Astro TV with movies subtitled in English, Bahasa Malaysia and Chinese.
Some key titles that will feature on tvN Movies at launch include:
A Werewolf Boy – Summoned by an unexpected phone call, an elderly woman visits the country cottage she lived in as a child where memories of a wild, feral boy she knew 47 years ago come flooding back to her. The movie stars Song Joong-ki and Park Bo-young.
Fabricated City – Starring Ji Chang-wook and Shim Eun-kyung, the movie follows an online gamer who is framed for a murder. He tries to uncover the truth behind the murder case and help clear his name.
The World of Us – A bullied girl befriends a new kid during the summer, but when school starts, their new friendship is tested when the bullying continues. The movie stars Choi Soo-in and Seoul Hye-in.
My Annoying Brother – Starring Cho Jung-seok and Do Kyung-soo, the movie is about an ex-con who gets released from prison and re-enters his younger brother’s life after he becomes blinded in an accident
FREE passes are available from May 11 via TicketCharge
Kuala Lumpur, 9 May 2017 – Korean fans in Malaysia, mark your calendar to catch the one-night-only I·SEOUL·U Concert at KLCC Convention Centre on May 23. With heartthrobs like YeSung best known as a member of the K-pop boy band Super Junior who has recently released his second solo album ‘Spring Falling’, Red Velvet one of the hottest girl group acts right now and NCT 127, a sub-unit of the Korean pop boy group NCT, the two-hour show will leave fans wanting more. Malaysian rapper Altimet and pop trio De Fam will serve as opening acts.
In conjunction with this star-studded concert, the Seoul Metropolitan Government who is also the sponsor of the show, will be hosting a Korean-themed pavilion at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur to promote Seoul as a key tourist destination on the same day. Fans can pop by the venue and indulge in all things Korean such as the halal Korean food, ski-jump in virtual reality experience, K-pop dance performances and many more.
Admission for both events are free, however, fans will have to redeem tickets to the I·SEOUL·U Concert from May 11. For more information on ticket redemption, please visit www.ticketcharge.com.my or call +603 9222 8811.
As the official media partner of the I-SEOUL-U Concert, Astro customers can redeem passes to the concert via www.astrocircle.astro.com.my .
It was a great honor that we have been invited to the press conference on Ji Chang Wook’s new movie “Fabricated City”. The first glance of Ji Chang Wook to us when he made his appearance to all the media was handsome, handsome and yet handsome. The representative of TVN Movies and HyppTV officially launch the TVN Movies on HyppTV on channel 222. The press conference took place at The Westin hotel.
He stated in the press conference that the character of “Kwon Yu” and himself does not have any similarity because Kwon Yu fight something that are unfair to him and if I was him I wasn’t able to do something that Kwon Yu did.
The most challenging part in Fabricated City during filming was very difficult as the weather was hot and cold and he was emotionally and physically tired working into the character due to a lot of action scenes.
When the MC asked about the most memorable part shooting the movie, he only could think about the tired and difficult part but if he would need to choose that will be the prison scenes because in his mind prison was a scary place and he remembered that being tired and scared during that moment.
He also mentioned that throughout the journey there is no any injuries but just a minor scratches during filming and he had rehearsal many times to prevent such injuries happen.
This is the first time Ji Chang Wook visits Malaysia and he was very curious before he came here and all the fans warmed welcome for him was indeed surprise. Regarding the impression of Malaysia, he couldn’t make his mind because he told us that he was staying in his room whole time. He wished to come back here again for travelling purposes.
For his upcoming projects, he will start filming once he back to Korea for a mystery romantic comedy drama that something that he never act before. He also mentioned that he would like to travel around before he enlisting into the military.
Before the press conference ended, he also thanks everyone for the support toward him and he will work harder in the future to fulfill the expectations. All the winners were having group photo with him before he left the scene.
Park Bogum has visited to Malaysia for his 2016-2017 Park Bogum Asia Tour In KL last weekend. Malaysian fans are very luck enough to have him here in our country as Malaysia marked the first stop for his Asia Tour. Park Bogum receives a lot of attention from the audiences through his popular hit drama “Reply 1989” and “Love in the Moonlight“. A press conference was held on 9th December in Mandarin Oriental, KL which was attended by many media. Park Bogum greeted the media with his sweet smile and he was indeed so good looking in person with the outfit he wore that day.
During the Q&A session, he has answered a few questions prepared by the media. He mentioned he was happy to see such a huge crowd during his arrival at the airport in the midnight. Upon arrival, he also said that he visited Petronas Twin Towers, Dataran Merdeka and Sultan Abdul Samad. If he had the chance, he would like to visit Malacca and Jalan Alor.
Park Bogum also said he was a big eater and looking forward to try Malaysian cuisine such as Satay. When asked about the hobby that he would like to do beside acting, he answered I would wanted to be a Radio DJ. He also mentioned that he looks like a normal student during he daily life.
Additionally, he also feel honored that Malaysia is the first stop for his Asia tour and he was looking forward to meet and interact with the fans. When the emcee asked about any surprise for the fanmeeting, he cutely said “secret’ which brought laughter to everyone.
He also spoke some Malay phrases “Salam Bertemu Dengan Anda” and ‘Terima Kasih“. He expressed his appreciation towards the media who came to the press conference. He was such a sweet heart person and know how to catch people’s heart. Before the end of the press conference, he left some few words. He said “ This is my first time visit to Malaysia and I’m so glad to meet you all. I want to show myself to you all with my great movies or dramas.”
Park Bogum 2016-2017 Asia Tour In Malaysia is brought to you by Blossom Entertainment, HS E&C, CN Group and presented by IME Asia and Social up. We would like to thank IME and Social up for the invitation to the press conference.
In this December, two Korean boy groups named HALO and MAP6 will be holding their first joint mini concert in Malaysia titled “New Year Eve K-pop Party 2017” on 30th December 2016 at Galaxy Banquet, HGH Convention Centre, Sentul, Kuala Lumpur, 8pm, proudly organized by YiPin Studio.
Ticket price is priced at two category, RM288 VIP and RM208 Normal (exclude GST and processing fee), only available for purchase via online TicketCharge http://www.ticketcharge.com.my/
Ever since the new six-member Korean male Idol group ‘HALO’ made their debut in 2014, they have successfully performed in Korean entertainment market, just as
their name; ‘HALO’, which means the aura of glory, and the bright light.With being oftenly called as ‘a boyfriend-like-group’ on the media, they are well known as being friendly and charming to their fans and be loved by the way.
Recently, they have expanded their stages toward Japan and China to meet more fans out there, and they are excited to go through the new level of challenges to present them as the icon of K-Pop, and as the future world famous singer group.
MAP6 who debut with ‘Storm’ in November last year as a new K-Pop boy group came back with a new song ‘Swagger Time’ since November 2015.MAP6 published ‘Swagger Time’ in every music websites on 24th May and started performance focusing on TV music programs.
MAP6 has also satisfied Japanese fans with various fan events such as signing event and photo event. MAP6 has officially debuting with a Japanese version of ‘Swagger Time’ at Tower Records in Tokyo.
New Year Eve K-pop Party 2017
Date: 30th December2016 (Friday)
Venue: Galaxy Banquet Hall, HGH Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur