Online Tickets Were Snapped In 3 Minutes After Release
After releasing the news of Korea’s hottest boy group, WANNA ONE who will be coming to Kuala Lumpur on the 19th of January 2018 (Friday), 8PM at Stadium Negara, the Malaysian WANNABLE showed tremendous response and the tickets were snapped up quickly! This event which is organized by iMe will involve a fan meeting session and mini showcase. This news caused a stir and there were many fans who called up the hotline to enquire about WANNA ONE’s schedule in Malaysia. The organizer replied by stating that purchasing the tickets itself is the best form of support that the fans can offer to WANNA ONE, and everyone should take care of their safety as much as showing their support for the boys.
Before the official ticket launch event, the Malaysian WANNABLE started queueing up nine days ahead to have their chance of getting their hands on the VIP tickets. The VIP ticket holders will stand a chance to be chosen to receive fan benefits through a lucky draw, and every fan would not want to miss the chance to win it. Since WANNA ONE recently made a comeback, will the boys perform their newly released single in Malaysia? Their fans show interest and hope that the boys will perform their new single.
During the official on-ground ticket launch, the fans that started queueing up early since 11AM had to struggle to get their hands on the VIP and Rockzone tickets as 50% of the tickets were sold out in just two hours after the release. An overwhelming response was received after launching the tickets online as all the tickets were sold out after a short heated three minutes. The immense support from the Malaysian WANNABLE shows how popular and charming these boys are! Mark your calendars on the 19th of January 2018 to feel the heat from WANNA ONE!
[PRESS CON] “Korea Drama Night with Sung Hoon” and The King along with special guest Lee Pan Do and Kim Ho seon
The “Korean Drama Night with Sung Hoon” are brought to you by Korean tourism Organisation (KTO) with co-organiser Ime Asia. So the press conference session started with interview session with Lee pando, Kim Ho Seong & The King!
Q: Is this your first time in Malaysia?
Ba wool= I had opportunity to study overseas that was in Malaysia so i had a chance to be here. But except myself everyone is the first time.
Q: How about the rest?
Lee Pan Do= When i thought about Malaysia. I was thinking that the design over the building of Malaysia should be explicit but in fact when i check in myself with my own eyes, its like magnificent and beautifully builded. Really astonished!
Q:What do you think about the weather here in Malaysia as this is your first time!
Hong Seo= I think it is something very special to be here cause right now in Korea its quite chilly.
Q: Of course there is differences between Korea and Malaysia. Like the weather! What is the main different that you had notice and enjoy very much?
Choi Rang= I just take look at the palm tree in in here. There is a big different! I fall in love with the weather at first like Korea is really chilly right now but here it is just warm and hot. Obviously i will be here back!
Q: Its really chilly in Korea right now and ist very hot here! Maybe you have any favourite season as Korean has 4 season?
Seung Jae= There is a lot of activity i can doing in summer so i will pick summer as my favourite season.
Q: So let say if we go to Korea during summer. What you would recommend us to do?
Sung Jae= I would recommend scuba diving as my favourite sport that i do during summer in Korea.
Q: How about you Pan Do, what do you like?
Lee Pan Do= My bucket list is scuba diving.
Q: Summer is quite similar to Malaysia. What can we do during winter?
Dong Hyeok: You have to visit 4 village in Korea wearing hangbok as a traditional cause its so beautiful so i recommend you to visit 4 village in Korea.
Q: You all are very young. Maybe you can recommend the places for youngster to go in Korea right now. What is trendy?
Lee Pan Do= Hongik college university station. Loads of activity and food at Hongik university station.
Q: Maybe you can tell us what you love about Malaysia.
Hong Seo= It just good to be the warm and feeling. Looking in the palm tree, it just beautiful. So it gives me like relaxing moment.
Q: Basically they like the warm and palm tree. Is there anything else you would like to add on being in Malaysia?
Se Jin= Im very looking forward to try Malaysian cuisine. That i heard it very delicious so looking forward to try nasik lemak!
After the interview session with them, now here comes the session with Sung Hoon itself.
Q: Is this your first time in Malaysia?
S= This is very my first official visit. I have not been here even as a trip and yes its my first time!
Q: What you think about Malaysia so far? S= I have myself late arrival last night and this is my very first place ever since my arrival.
I have my opportunity to pay a visit to overall and the other overseas and myself is very simple. I work at the venue and i come back to my accommodation hotel so i really have not got a chance to expose myself to the culture of the individual country.
However tonight in here Malaysia,
Im looking forward just one thing. How i interact with my fans. I love to see the reaction and how they playing and how they have the joy for a moment with me at the venue. Im looking for to have a beautiful moment with my fans.
Im very looking forward to it of course.
Q: The Cha Jin Wook character in my Secret Romance has captured a lot of female audience in heart as well. Would you share some difficulties of my experience during the shooting cause I’m sure that fans here in Malaysia really want to know.
S= There was no particular difficulty i was talking about but in fact the condition of the actor and the crews work that we usually stayed at night in order to shoot the product including all the actors and the cast Ms Sung Ji and the director. We had a great time.We did not really expected to hit the jackpot and have the good outcomes. In fact afterwards its aired its gives us really good reaction and the love from the fans and the viewers we really appreciated it.
As the press continue, I can see who will be the reporter and who are the fans. From the face of you its quite sign!
Q: Speaking more about drama My Secret Romance, we know that some of the scenes were shoot at Island Samcheok Seoul beach GwanHangdul. Would you recommend place for the tourist to visit and what other drama shooting location would you recommend because nows lots of Malaysian are going to Korean for travel
S= As to mention about the same Samcheok Soul Beach of GwangHandeul,
I personally feel that its quite an expensive place for the tourist to enjoy. If you are had a lot of budget just go ahead and had funs. Its had a beautiful seaside of Korea.
Q: Air Asia just lunch direct flight from Malaysia to Jeju. Would you recommend few places,food or activities in Jeju?
S= To make myself honest. I feel nowadays Seoul i know is kinda having unclear beautiful sky just compare to before. If i were to talk about good thing in Jeju island. It is the beautiful sky. In that area its really wonderful. You could freely have it. Not to mention, the delicious cuisine that Jeju offer. Hope you could enjoy those thing that Jeju can offer you.
Q: Speaking of food, Korean food. What is your recommend and your favourites Korean foods.
S= personally i am Kimchi fried rice lover and easily i can cook and looking forward to try to cook one day for my fans compatible just 500 of portions.
S= The first meal i had when i arrive in Malaysia was this morning breakfast at the hotel. It just instead of taking 1 specific local foods. I look forward to try local foods that you all everyday have it and thats why i feel it that wherever i go i would love to try the local food.
Even right know I’m wondering what would be the ordinary and everyday meal that you would have so i want to try it.
Q: We know that you are from Daegu, can you describes to us your hometown to us? S= I am not sure if I’m being so honest like this but there is a joke that local Daegu folks says that ;
“In winter we are chilly and summer time we are hot!” So I’m not sure what to really recommend but i want to mention since we are very similar atmosphere with Busan city that we had lots of foods. So food lover will enjoy the cuisine with Daegu.
Q: We know you used to be in korean national swimming team. Used to be swimmer so besides swimming what other sports do you play or you are fans of?
S= I like to correct that i was not a national player of swimmer. I was just a hardworking swimmer. Doing my best when i am in water and for may favourites sport that i enjoy nowadays are snow ball.
Q: In Malaysia we don’t have winter and in Korea sometimes during winter we can go for snowball boarding or sky diving. Do you have any place to recommend if any Malaysian are go to that place.
S= I think this is right moment to recommend to all of you to talk about the Song beach. Its a good place to visit in winter and Gangnam province is famous for the sky resort even for the local people in Korea.
We would like to thank Korean Tourism Organisation Malaysia and Ime Asia for the invitation.
(Kuala Lumpur) The main actor of the Korea hits drama ‘My Secret Romance’ is here at KLCC Plenary Hall to meet his Malaysian fans today, 28th October 2017.
Korea Tourism Organization host Sung Hoon to Malaysia for a fan meeting session and he had performed 2 songs, DJ and the Hi-Touch session with his fans exclusively for this event. He had mention in the press conference, as this was his first fans meeting, so he really looking forward to have a good memories and wonderful night. He just arrived Malaysia yesterday midnight, so he haven’t try Malaysia local food. He really love to try the local food, such ad nasi lemak. He also promoting Korea tourism where in Korea there are four season with different attraction.
KTO also inviting a Korea boy group ‘The King’ to perform song on stage.
They also shared their feeling towards Malaysia.
We would like to thank to Korea Tourism Organisation and IME Malaysia for inviting us to Korea Drama Night with Sung Hoon and The King
Wanna One to Meet Their Fans in Malaysia through Wanna One 1st Fan Meeting in Kuala Lumpur “Wanna Be Loved”
Survived from an extremely fierce survival reality show, Produce 101 Season 2 and currently one of the hottest and biggest rookies in Korea, Wanna One is finally coming to Malaysia for their first fan meeting.
Wanna One 1st Fan Meeting in Kuala Lumpur ‘Wanna Be Loved”, organized by iMe Malaysia, will take place on 19 January 2018, 8PM at Stadium Negara.
Wanna One is a group created through one of the biggest survival reality programs (Produce 101 Season 2) in South Korea. These 11 members of Wanna One were picked by the ‘national producers’ (public) out of the 101 contestants from 54 entertainment companies who competed in the show. Wanna One has taken over Korea by storm right after their debut in August and currently has amassed attention and love calls not only from fans but media domestically as well as internationally. They released their debut album 1X1=1, TO BE ONE on 7th August and their title song “Energetic” swept various major music charts such as Melon, Genie, Bugs, Mnet, Naver, Soribada immediately after the release of the album.
Besides that, Wanna One explosive popularity can be seen when the tickets for their first concert “Wanna One Premier Show-Con” were sold out within minutes, crashing the site of the ticket server. The group has also proved their outstanding achievement when they grabbed two awards, “New Korean Wave Rookie Award” and “New Korean Wave Rising Hot Star Award”at 1st Soribada Best K-Music Awards just a month after their debut.
Ticket launch will be held on 5th November (Sunday) from 11A.M. to 3P.M. at Empire City, PJ (LG2, Concourse Area). 1 person can purchase 6 tickets maximum. Fans that attend and purchase tickets during the ticket launch will be given exclusive postcard (One post card per ticket and due to limited amount, it will be on first come first serve basis).
Online ticketing will be commenced on same day from 4P.M. through TicketCharge website (www.ticketcharge.com.my).
Ticket outlet sales will begin on 6th November (Monday) 10A.M. onwards. Tickets are available at TicketCharge office, selected outlets for Speedy video, Rock Corner, Chambers Music, PJ Live Arts, information counter at The Mines shopping mall and 1 Shamelin. For outstation outlets, you may visit Eden Ultimate (Kuantan) and Blonde Brunette (Penang) or call TicketCharge hotline +603-92228811 to purchase your concert tickets.
- VIP RM589 (Numbered Seat)
- ROCKZONE RM489 (Free Standing)
- CAT 1 RM400 (Numbered Seat)
- CAT 2 RM350 (Free Seating)
- CAT3 RM250 (Free Seating)
* All ticket price inclusive 6% GST but exclusive RM4 processing fee
VIP Ticket holder will stand a chance to win:
- Welcome Meeting
- On Stage Meet and Greet
- Autographed CD
- Autographed Poster
- Exclusive Selfie Polaroid
ROCKZONE Ticket holder will stand a chance to win:
- Welcome Meeting
- On Stage Meet and Greet
- Exclusive Selfie Polaroid
The lucky winners will be choose based on lucky draw basis through ticket barcode (13 digits) on the concert ticket. We will announce the lucky winners’ list on our social media platforms.
So, are you ready TO BE ONE with Wanna One? Get ready to catch these 11 ENERGETIC and charming boys live in Malaysia soon! Wanna One 1st Fan Meeting in Kuala Lumpur ‘Wanna Be Loved”, a show that you will NEVER want to miss out.
For more details on the fan meeting, please stay tuned to iME official Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/imemalaysia), Twitter (IME Asia), Instagram (IME_Asia), Wechat (IMEProductions) or dial 03-2715 1843.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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