2ne1 And Cl Were The Inspiration For Overwatch Character D Va

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2NE1 and CL were the inspiration for 'Overwatch' character D.Va?
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2NE1 and CL were the inspiration for 'Overwatch' character D.Va?

Voice actress Charlet Chung of the popular video game franchise 'Overwatch' recently shared her thoughts on voicing the character D.Va.

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Back in May, the voice actress shared her thoughts about the inspiration for voice acting D.Va at an Overwatch panel discussion at MomoCon 2017 held in Atlanta, GA. With D.Va being the only Korean-based character in terms of design and expressing strong feminine power, Charlet revealed that K-pop, specifically former group 2NE1 and CL inspired her to shape the unique voice of D.Va.  When also asked what kind of music her character would listen to, the actress mentioned CL's "Hello B*tches".

Minzy talks about the most memorable moment with 2NE1
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Minzy talks about the most memorable moment with 2NE1

Minzy held her solo debut showcase on April 17. 

The former 2NE1 member shared how she came to make her solo debut, and explained, "It happened smoothly because my contract came to an end. With my contract ending (with YG Entertainment), I had to make a decision to show a new, improved musical side of me."

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Next, Minzy was asked about her most memorable moment with 2NE1. She answered, "I think the most memorable moment is our performance together at 'MAMA'."

Minzy says she's where she is at now because of YG + 2NE1 members' support
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Minzy says she's where she is at now because of YG + 2NE1 members' support

On April 17, singer Minzy held her solo debut showcase for 'MINZY WORK 01 UNO'.

Debuting as a member of 2NE1 in 2009, Minzy was the first member to leave the group as she did not re-sign her contract with YG in April 2016.

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During the interview, Minzy commented, "I am both very anxious and amazed by the fact that I am releasing my own song.  I couldn't sleep last night thinking about it."

On having made the tough decision to stand alone on stage, Minzy stated, "It was as if I was leaving my hometown, with YG and 2NE1 behind.  I felt burdened because a lot of people were depending on me. It was a chance for me to take on a new challenge and a way for me to mature."

Suzy Shares Details About Her Psychic Character In Upcoming Drama
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Suzy Shares Details About Her Psychic Character In Upcoming Drama

Suzy showed off her new look for fashion magazine Dazed and talked about her role in the highly anticipated drama While You Were Asleep (tentative title).

This was Suzys first time shooting a pictorial with her new hair. She commented, It was fun posing for photos with my short hair. Photo shoots with Dazed are always exciting to me. Instead of trying to look pretty, I wanted to show a more mischievous and natural look with my messy hair and minimal makeup.

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Gong Minzy On Her Post-2NE1 Life: The Singer Admits She Feels Much Appreciated In Music Works
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Gong Minzy On Her Post-2NE1 Life: The Singer Admits She Feels Much Appreciated In Music Works

Gong Minzy recently held a showcase for her first solo album "UNO". During the showcase, the former 2NE1 member talked everything about her new life as a soloist, including her new home agency, Music Works.

Gong Minzy admitted that she's afraid of making the wrong decision when she left YG Entertainment and 2NE1. The singer even felt stressed out to be forced to meet everyone's expectations now that she's an individual artist. According to Soompi, Minzy feels so much grateful to be in her new home, Music Works, because she can learn a lot of new things as well as be involved in the projects.