Korean star Rain (real name Jung Ji-hoon) appears on the cover of Malaysia’s Astroview Magazine. It is a magazine from Astro, the Malaysian pay per view satellite television network station. Subscribers to the monthly magazine pay RM4.80 per copy or lucky early-bird subscribers get it for free.
I wasn’t really interested in the magazine until…they featured Rain on their cover in the February 2009 issue. Here’s pics of the cover and article, thanks to K-popped! reader Sasjo.
For those who are interested…catch Rain up close and personal – tracing his roots in the suburban jungle of Seoul to his inspiration admist Korea’s thriving hip-hop culture in the documentary HIP KOREA on Discovery Channel, 23 February, 2009 (Monday) at 8pm.
Quotes from Rain:
“I was told after one audition that my singing and dancing was great by I didn’t make it because I didn’t have double eyelids.”
“I am not just another actor or a singer from Korea. I want to be a representative of Asia and Asian people regardless of whether they are Japanese, Taiwanese, Chinese, Singaporean or Filipino.”