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Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/07/20 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/20 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/07/20 in Korea "Golden Garden"...More

Girl Group TWICE Add 12 Japanese Shows to World Tour

Source | 2019/07/20 | Permalink

Girl group TWICE have added a dozen shows in Japan to their ongoing world tour...More

Today's Photo: July 20, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/20 | Permalink

Actress Han Ji-hye poses at a press junket for her new TV series in Seoul on Friday...More

Today's Photo: July 20, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/20 | Permalink

Visitors have fun at the annual mud festival in Boryeong, South Chungcheong Province on Friday...More

[Orion's Ramblings] Uhm Ji-won Courted for TvN Drama Written by "Train to Busan" Director Yeon Sang-ho

2019/07/19 | Permalink

Dramaland is once again pulling out all the stops with "The Method", a woman-centric drama of epic credit proportions. Aside from courting the ever wonderful Uhm Ji-won, the upcoming tvN drama is set to be written by "Train to Busan" writer and director Yeon Sang-ho, and to be helmed by PD Kim Yong-wan, who wrote and directed the movie "Champion"...More

[HanCinema's News] "Parasite" Invited to San Sebastian Film Festival

2019/07/19 | Permalink

"Parasite" has been invited to the Perlak section of the San Sebastian Film Festival. It will compete with seven other international films for the San Sebastian Audience Award among others in the Spanish film festival, which will run from September 20th to September 28th...More

[HanCinema's News] Messages Threatening Kang Ji-hwan's victims unveiled

2019/07/19 | Permalink

The KBS2 Entertainment news program Entertainment Weekly has revealed messages sent to Kang Ji-hwan's victims. The messages appear to be from Kang Ji-hwan's company, and warn of negative consequences as the Kang Ji-hwan story becomes familiar in the press...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoo in-young Cast for "Good Casting"

2019/07/19 | Permalink

Yoo In-young will be playing the role of Im Ye-eun in the upcoming drama "Good Casting". This news come via her agency, WIP. The drama is expected to air on SBS sometime in November...More

[HanCinema's News] Stories Centered Around Young Women Taking Prominence in Korean Dramas

2019/07/19 | Permalink

A new trend is emerging of young women aiming for professional goals in Korean dramas. "Search: WWW" has been the main drama as of late on the subject, and it has just been joined by "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung", a historical drama where the focus is not on great battles, but rather a young woman's determination to become a proper scholar in the face of prejudice...More

[HanCinema's News] Celebrities Help Crowdfund for Comfort Woman Documentary "My Name Is KIM Bok-dong"

2019/07/19 | Permalink

On July 16th the upcoming comfort woman documentary "My name is KIM Bok-dong" started crowdfunding. In only two days it achieved its target of ten thousand dollars worth of donations...More

[USA + Canada] "Exit - Movie" - South Korean Disaster Film - Hits Theaters in Los Angeles on August 2nd Across the U.S on August 9th

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

CJ Entertainment

"Exit - Movie" - South Korean Disaster Film - Hits Theaters in Los Angeles on August 2nd and Across the U.S on August 9th
 
Directed by Lee Sang-geun and stars Jo Jung-suk, Yoona, Go Doo-shim, Park In-hwan, Kim Ji-young

Lee Sang-geun makes his directorial debut with the fast paced, disaster action film "Exit - Movie". Lee wrote "Exit - Movie" in addition to directing. The film will open on August 2nd at CGV Cinemas in Buena Park and Los Angeles and will be available nationwide on August 9th...More

[Just put on DVD Release] Korean Drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Korean drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo" is available to order on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "House of Hummingbird"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "House of Hummingbird"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Metamorphosis"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Metamorphosis"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Carrie TV Love Concert: The Movie"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Carrie TV Love Concert: The Movie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Bring the Soul: The Movie"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Bring the Soul: The Movie"...More

[Photos] New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Exit - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Exit - Movie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The King's Letters"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The King's Letters"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "Homme Fatale"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "Homme Fatale"...More

[Video + Photos] New Trailer and Stills Added for the Korean Animated Movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of a New Lunaqueen!"##

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New trailer and stills added for the Korean animated movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of A New Lunaqueen!"...More

[Video] Trailers Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Observation Man"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Trailers added for the upcoming Korean movie "Observation Man"...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor John"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor John"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Photos] Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hell Is Other People"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hell Is Other People"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Perfume"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Perfume"...More

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Golden Garden"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Golden Garden"...More

[Video] New Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "My Name Is KIM Bok-dong"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New trailer added for the upcoming Korean documentary "My name is KIM Bok-dong"...More

[Video] New Behind-the-scenes Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Divine Fury"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes video added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Divine Fury"...More

[Photos] New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Ryeohaeng"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

New poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Ryeohaeng"...More

[Photo] Poster Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Tazza: One-Eyed Jacks"

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Poster released for the upcoming Korean movie "Tazza: One-Eyed Jacks"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/07/19

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/07/19 "Doctor John"...More

Box Office Sees Record Attendance Thanks to Unexpected Hits

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

The film industry saw record attendance and profits in the first half of this year, thanks to a couple of hit films which drew over 10 million viewers...More

Today's Photo: July 19, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Actress Lee Sung-kyung attends a red carpet event for the 24th Chunsa Film Art Awards 2019 in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 19, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Actress Lee Se-young poses at a press junket for her new TV series "Doctor John" in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 19, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

Children eat watermelons during a field trip in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 19, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/19 | Permalink

People escape the heat at the Cheonggye Stream in Seoul on Thursday...More

Korean Drama of the Week "My Secret Romance"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Korean drama of the week "My Secret Romance" (2017)

Directed by Kang Cheol-woo

Written by Kim Ha-na-I, Kim Yeong-woon

Network: OCN

With Sung Hoon, Song Ji-eun, Kim Jae-young, Jung Da-sol, Kim Jong-goo, Park Shin-woon,...

13 episodes - Mon, Tue 21:00
Synopsis
A romantic comedy about Sung Hoon, and Song Ji-eun who has been single all her life...More

[Orion's Ramblings] Jang Hyuk, Jin Seo-yeon and Choi Soo-young Courted for OCN Drama "Call It Like You See It"

2019/07/18 | Permalink

OCN comes in for the kill once more, and it's bringing quite the army. Jang Hyuk is back on the channel and although it's not for more "Voice", we'll be getting a reunion with its PD, Kim Hong-seon-I. On the recruitment process gunning for our hearts with him are Jin Seo-yeon and Choi Soo-young...More

"The Divine Fury", The Great Chemistry of Park Seo-joon, Ahn Sung-ki and Woo Do-hwan

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Harper's BAZAAR released chemistry-filled pictures of Park Seo-joon, Ahn Sung-ki and Woo Do-hwan from "The Divine Fury".

"The Divine Fury" is a story about a man who has lost his father, and the final battle between him and the god of death...More

Lee Joon-gi Continues Bond With IU in "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Lee Joon-gi is making a special appearance in "Hotel Del Luna" out of loyalty to IU.

Namoo Actors revealed that Lee Joon-gi's friendship with IU led to his special appearance on the new tvN drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

Kim So-hyun Falls Off Horse During "Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Actress Kim So-hyun fell off a horse.

According to reports, Kim So-hyun fell off a horse during the making of the KBS 2TV drama "Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles"...More

Park Seo-joon, Kim Da-mi and Yoo Jae-myung Starring in "Itaewon Class"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Park Seo-joon, Kim Da-mi and Yoo Jae-myung are starring in the jTBC drama "Itaewon Class", a story of youth who face the unreasonable world with stubbornness and courage.

Park Seo-joon plays Park Sae-roy, a young man who doesn't succumb to injustice. He enters Itaewon with a fire in his heart and attempts something new. He is planning to show a relentless counterattack on 'Jangga', a major food business...More

Song Joong-ki Considers Joining Film "Bogota"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Song Joong-ki is a likely candidate for the movie "Bogota".

Blossom Entertainment announced on the 18th that Song Joong-ki has been offered a role in the film "Bogota"...More

[Ratings] "Doctor Detective" Falls to 5.2%, Comes in First

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

"Doctor Detective" came in first.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Doctor Detective" rated 5.1% and 5.2%...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Jung-eun Wins Best Supporting Actress at Chunsa Film Festival

2019/07/18 | Permalink

On July 18th Lee Jung-eun won the best supporting actress award for her role in "Parasite" at the 24th annual Chunsa Film Festival. In her acceptance speech, Lee Jung-eun spoke warmly of her mother's references to success from the festival, saying that it put her in a good mood for the night...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Soo-min-IV on Married Life

2019/07/18 | Permalink

Lee Soo-min-IV's Instagram

On July 17th action choreographer Lee Soo-min-IV posted a status update about his life following his marriage with actress Sun-Woo Sun...More

[HanCinema's News] Cast of "Doctor Detective" Discusses the Drama

2019/07/18 | Permalink

Ahead of the premiere of "Doctor Detective" the cast of the drama had a chance to discuss their work on the drama as well as each other. Rie Young-zin said that, having heard of Bong Tae-gyu since her debut long ago, it was a pleasure to start working with him and discover he still had much youthful energy as well as ideas for how the drama should go...More

[HanCinema's News] Kang Ji-hwan Under Investigation for Illicit Drug Use

2019/07/18 | Permalink

Police have announced that in addition to sexual assault charges Kang Ji-hwan is also under suspicion for the use of illicit substances. The reason for this is that when police arrived at Kang Ji-hwan's home in response to an emergency call, he was acting very strangely and they were surprised to learn that he was the alleged assailant...More

[HanCinema's News] Cast and Crew of "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung" Discusses the Drama

2019/07/18 | Permalink

Ahead of "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"'s premiere the cast and crew have discussed what they were trying to do with the drama. Director Kang Il-soo has described the story as one of personal growth for women in the nineteenth century who worked in the palaces. He described having heard about women who pretended to be illiterate so as to avoid written advances, and thought this was a good foundation for a fun story...More

[Video] 1st Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Warning: Do Not Play"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

1st trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Warning: Do Not Play"...More

[Video] New Music Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New music video released for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"...More

[Video + Photos] Main Trailer and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "MEMORIES - Short"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Main trailer and new stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "MEMORIES - Short"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Gangsters"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Gangsters"...More

[Video] Launch Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Omnibus Movie "Hello, My Cat"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Launch trailer released for the upcoming Korean omnibus movie "Hello, My Cat"...More

24th Chunsa Film Art Awards 2019 Winners

2019/07/18 | Permalink

Winners for 24th Chunsa Film Art Awards 2019...More

[Photos] 24th Chunsa Film Art Awards 2019 Red Carpet

2019/07/18 | Permalink

 

Lee Sung-kyung

Korean celebrities for the 24th Chunsa Film Art Awards 2019...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] Character Portraits Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Character portraits added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Photo] Teaser Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hell Is Other People"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Teaser poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hell Is Other People"...More

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Korean Drama "Doctor Detective"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the Korean drama "Doctor Detective"...More

[Photos] New Press Conference Photos Added for the Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New press conference photos added for the Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] New Cha Eun-woo Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New Cha Eun-woo stills added for the Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] Press Conference Photos Added for the Korean Drama "Justice"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Press conference photos added for the Korean drama "Justice"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Shots Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Catch the Ghost!"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Script reading shots added for the upcoming Korean drama "Catch the Ghost!"...More

[Photos] New Kim Sejeong Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New Kim Sejeong stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"...More

[Photos] New Rain Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Welcome 2 Life"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New Rain stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Welcome 2 Life"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Divine Fury"

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Divine Fury"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2019/07/18 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Today's Photo: July 18, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Actress Shin Se-kyung poses at a press junket for her new TV series "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung" in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: July 18, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Choi Jin-hyuk (left) and Nana attend a press junket for their new TV series in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: July 18, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

A model promotes beach outfits in a department store in Daejeon on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: July 18, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/18 | Permalink

Visitors pack a fried-chicken festival in Daegu on Wednesday...More

[Hancinema Film Review] "Idol" Screening at Fantasia 2019

2019/07/17 | Permalink

Five years after the great "Han Gong-ju", Lee Su-jin returns with his second feature film, an intense crime thriller of 144 minutes. Let us see how he fared...More

Yoo Da-mi to Star in "Rainbow Playground"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Actress Yoo Da-mi is starring in the movie "Rainbow Playground" with Oh Ji-ho and Oh Kwang-rok.

"Rainbow Playground" is a human comedy drama about a homeless man named Tae-seong (Oh Ji-ho) who meets various people at the playground. Yoo Da-mi plays Hee-jeong, a character who seeks true love, although she bickers with her boyfriend all the time...More

Song Hye-kyo, Stunningly Beautiful, Moves to a New Place

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Actress Song Hye-kyo seems to be doing alright after the divorce, and she's even moved to a new place.

On the 17th, E-Daily reported that Song Hye-kyo moved to Hannam-dong in Yongsan, Seoul...More

KBS Drama Staff, More Than 75% Not Freelancers, But Workers

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Although about 75% of the staff working on production sites of popular TV dramas such as KBS 2TV's "Mother of Mine" are actually workers, they signed freelancer contracts and became subject to the government's corrective measures.

The Minsitry of Employment (ME) announced the results of the labor supervision on four KBS drama productions such as "Mother of Mine", "My Fellow Citizens", "Doctor Prisoner" and "Left-handed Wife"...More

Park Hae-soo Considers Joining Sol Kyung-gu in "Yaksha - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Will Park Hae-soo star in "Yaksha - Movie" with Sol Kyung-gu?

BH Entertainment announced on the 17th that Park Hae-soo is considering the film "Yaksha - Movie"...More

Summer Chills, From "Hotel Del Luna" to "Catch the Ghost!"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Horror dramas are creeping back now that it's summer.

While the horror genre becomes popular during the summer every year, this year a new kind of horror is coming to home screens. The usual ghosts and the unusual devils will be spreading goose bumps all around this year...More

"Doctor John" and "Be Melodramatic" Off to a Bad Start

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Nowadays, with the changing social attitudes regarding women, the sexist settings and scenes that used to be taken for granted in dramas and movies are showing signs of decreasing gradually. However, among them, there are dramas that have been criticized by internet users even before the show was aired due to the gender consciousness that failed to keep up with social trends.

"Doctor John", an SBS drama about anesthesiology and pain medicine doctors coming this 19th, had to revise its character descriptions, as it was criticized for introducing the head nurse as an 'ajumma' on its homepage...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor John"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor John"...More

[Ratings] "Justice", Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung" and "Doctor Detective" Make Their Entrance

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Choi Jin-hyuk and Son Hyun-joo's "Justice" has the lead in the Wednesday / Thursday competition.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new KBS 2TV drama "Justice" rated 6.1% and 6.4%...More

[HanCinema's News] Second Quarter South Korean Film Sales up 20% From Last Year

2019/07/17 | Permalink

The second quarter of 2019 has been a significant improvement over 2018 for the domestic South Korean box office. From the period of April to June, 2019 saw a 20% increase in viewers, from 45.1% in 2018 to 54% in 2019...More

[HanCinema's News] Photos From Sun-Woo Sun and Lee Soo-min-IV's Wedding

2019/07/17 | Permalink

The Happy Married Company has released photos of the wedding ceremony between Sun-Woo Sun and Lee Soo-min-IV, which took place in July 14th. The black-and-white and color pictures show the couple on the aisle at their ceremony...More

[HanCinema's News] August 28th Release Date Confirmed for "Tune in for Love"

2019/07/17 | Permalink

"Tune in for Love", the latest movie from popular stars Kim Go-eun and Jung Hae-in, has been confirmed for an August 28th release date...More

[HanCinema's News] Kang Ji-hwan Joins Small Club of Actors That Have Been Replaced

2019/07/17 | Permalink

Following allegations that he raped staff at his management company, Kang Ji-hwan was forcibly removed from his still airing drama "Joseon Survival". As the drama was as yet unfinished, the production company had to replace him with Seo Ji-suk. Though direct actor replacements are rare, at times they have been unavoidable in recent years...More

[HanCinema's News] "Hotel Del Luna" Takes Over for "One Spring Night" in the New Good Data Report

2019/07/17 | Permalink

The new Good Data Report is out for the second week of July. In the report, "Hotel Del Luna" takes a commanding lead in its first week with a total of 25.87% of all social media references to major dramas surveyed. This is the highest opening week for a drama on the Good Data Report this year, and the second highest of all time. IU and Yeo Jin-goo are also number one and two for entertainers on the report...More

[Video + Photos] 1st Trailer and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jesters: The Game Changers"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

1st trailer and new stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jesters: The Game Changers"...More

[Video] New Clip Added for the Korean Movie "The Culprit"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New clip added for the Korean movie "The Culprit"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Lee El Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New Lee El stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New IU Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New IU stills added for the Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Photos] Kwak Dong-yeon Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Detective"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Kwak Dong-yeon stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Detective"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New stills and press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Wind Blows"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Wind Blows"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New stills and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"...More

[Video] Second Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Welcome 2 Life"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Second teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Welcome 2 Life"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Warning: Do Not Play"

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Warning: Do Not Play"...More

Korean Dramas Starting Today 2019/07/17

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Korean dramas starting today 2019/07/17: "Class of Lies", "Justice", "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung" and "Doctor Detective"...More

Hyeri Donates W100 Million to UNICEF Education Campaign

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Singer and actress Hye-ri recently donated W100 million to UNICEF Korea to help children in need, her agency said Tuesday (US$1=W1,179)...More

Today's Photo: July 17, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Actress Park Jin-hee attends a press junket for her new TV series "Doctor Detective" in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 17, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Choi Yu-hwa (left) and Yoon Kyun-sang pose at a press junket for their new TV series "Class of Lies" in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 17, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Vintners work in a vineyard in Wanju, North Jeolla Province on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 17, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/17 | Permalink

Visitors have fun at a beach on Jeju Island on Tuesday as it starts opening at night...More

[HanCinema's News] Lawyer Argues That Kang Ji-hwan Was Not Drunk When He Committed Crimes

2019/07/16 | Permalink

Following Kang Ji-hwan's full confession to crimes of sexual assault and rape, it is clear that Kang Ji-hwan's claim of being drunken and not remembering what happened was not taken seriously by authorities. But more than simply failing to be a mitigating circumstance, an attorney working for the victims has argued that Kang Ji-hwan was not drunk at all...More

Jung Hae-in, "'One Spring Night' Yoo Ji-ho, the Hardest Character Yet"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Actor Jung Hae-in's pictorial is out.

A fashion magazine released pictures of him on the 16th. Jung Hae-in recently starred in the drama "One Spring Night" as a deep and emotional character. The pictorial was taken one late night in Hannam-dong and it looked like he was acting for the pictures...More

Lee Soo-hyuk Discharged From Public Service

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Actor and model Lee Soo-hyuk is being discharged on the 17th.

His discharge will take place at 6PM at the Yongsan Senior Welfare Center in Seoul...More

Kim Soo-hyun Visits IU and Yeo Jin-goo on "Hotel Del Luna" Site

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Actor Kim Soo-hyun showed his support for IU and Yeo Jin-goo.

Yeo Jin-goo posted pictures on his Instagram saying, "What a surprise! Soo-hyun! Thank you so much! I'll take all that energy to work harder!"

The pictures are of Kim Soo-hyun and the two top cast of "Hotel Del Luna"...More

Lee Honey Considers "The Clemente Course"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Actress Lee Honey is considering the film "The Clemente Course".

A media reported that Lee Honey was going to play the lead in this upcoming movie, with her agency later clarifying that the role was currently under consideration...More

Actor Lee Sung-jae Becomes a Grandfather at 49

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Actor Lee Sung-jae, who was born in 1970, is becoming a young grandpa before even hitting 50.

Koom Entertainment announced on the 16th that his eldest daughter is currently five months pregnant and is due this fall...More

UEE Starts Over at King Entertainment

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Actress UEE is settling in King Entertainment.

King Entertainment announced this news on the 5th...More

"Love Is Beautiful, Life Is Wonderful" Casts Jo Yoon-hee, Yoon Park, Oh Min-suk and Jo Woo-ri

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Actors Jo Yoon-hee, Yoon Park, Oh Min-suk and Jo Woo-ri are returning to home screens.

The new KBS 2TV weekend drama "Love Is Beautiful, Life Is Wonderful" is a life-rehabilitation drama about ordinary people who struggled to become something, but couldn't. The drama looks back on life and enjoys the simple happiness life brings...More

Son Hyun-joo VS Cha Eun-woo VS Bong Tae-gyu, Wednesday - Thursday Showdown

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Son Hyun-joo, Cha Eun-woo and Bong Tae-gyu are all coming out with dramas.

Three ground-wave dramas with different casts and genres are beginning on the 17th and competing with each other. Three of the main cast members are Son Hyun-joo the devilish, Cha Eun-woo the handsome prince, and Bong Tae-gyu the laughter instigator...More

[Ratings] "Investigation Partners Season 2" Sets Record With 9.3%

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

"Investigation Partners Season 2" broke the record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Investigation Partners Season 2" rated 6.7% - 9.3%. The figures increased up to 1.1% compared to previous episodes, and 0.3% more than its existing record...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Soo-min-IV on Marriage to Sun-Woo Sun

2019/07/16 | Permalink

At a press conference for their wedding Lee Soo-min-IV made some brief statements on why he was marrying Sun-Woo Sun. Their relationship has attracted much attention since its initial announcement due to the eleven year age gap between the couple...More

[HanCinema's News] Sun-Woo Sun on Marriage to Lee Soo-min-IV

2019/07/16 | Permalink

Lee Soo-min-IV's Instagram

On July 16th the SBS entertainment news program 'Access Showbiz Tonight' interviewed Sun-Woo Sun on her marriage to martial arts director Lee Soo-min-IV, who is eleven years younger than her. The interview took place on her wedding day, July 14th...More

[HanCinema's News] "Joseon Survival" Cut Down to Sixteen Episodes From Its Original Twenty

2019/07/16 | Permalink

Following the announcement that Seo Ji-suk will replace Kang Ji-hwan in the leading role on "Joseon Survival", TV Chosun also announced that the episode run would be reduced. "Joseon Survival" was planned to run for twenty episodes, and will now only run for sixteen...More

[HanCinema's News] "The Beast" Premieres on Video on Demand Services Following Poor Box Office Performance

2019/07/16 | Permalink

While "The Beast" is still playing in (very few) theaters, Next Entertainment World has already released the film on On Demand Services in South Korea domestically. The crime thriller is the latest film from Lee Jeong-ho, who also directed "Broken" and "Bestseller" and has long worked in the South Korean film industry adapting scripts...More

[Video + Photos] 3rd Trailer, New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Divine Fury"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

3rd trailer, new poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Divine Fury"...More

[Video] 3rd Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

3rd trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"...More

[Video + Photos] Video Letter and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The King's Letters"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Video letter and new stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The King's Letters"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Character Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Goodbye Summer"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

New stills and character trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Goodbye Summer"...More

[Photos] New Lee Seol Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

New Lee Seol stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"...More

[Video] Episode 1 Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Episode 1 trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Justice"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Justice"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Wind Blows"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Wind Blows"...More

[Video] 5-Minute Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

5-minute highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Video] Second Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Second teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"...More

[Photo] Wrap Up Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Night of the Undead"

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Wrap up still added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Night of the Undead"...More

Korean Web-drama starting today 2019/07/16 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Korean Web-drama starting today 2019/07/16 in Korea "Our Baseball"...More

Byul Has a Baby Girl

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Haha (left) and Byul

Singer Byul had a third child on Monday...More

Today's Photo: July 16, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Kim Go-eun (left) and Jung Hae-in pose at a press junket for their new film "Tune in for Love" in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: July 16, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

Children cheer at an elementary school in Hwaseong, Gyeonggi Province as their summer vacation starts on Monday...More

Today's Photo: July 16, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/16 | Permalink

People shelter from the rain in front of a building in Gwanghwamun, Seoul on Monday...More

[Spoiler] Season 2 of "Chief of Staff" Coming in November

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

The jTBC drama "Chief of Staff" ended and anticipation builds for the second season.

The first season ended with 10 episodes on the 13th. Viewers are disappointed, but they look forward to the second season, "Chief of Staff - Season 2" in November...More

Sun-Woo Sun and Lee Soo-min-IV Overcome 11-Year Age Gap and Get Married

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Actress Sun-Woo Sun and Lee Soo-min-IV got married on the 14th. Pictures are from the photo time they had prior to the wedding...More

Baro Joins the Military on the 30th of July

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Baro, Cha Sun-woo, is going off to the military.

HODU&U Entertainment announced on the 10th that Baro will be enlisting on the 30th of July...More

"Rain" Poses in Front of Snack Truck

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Rain showed his appreciation for the snack truck.

On the 15th, Rain made a post on his Instagram saying, "Thx my cloud" along with pictures...More

"Chimera" Suspends Filming Due to Staff Sexual Harassment Allegations

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

The drama "Chimera" has suspended filming due to staff sexual harassment allegations.

Sources say, "It's true. The victim, who is a scripter, has dropped off the team and the perpetrator was let go. We are currently in control of the situation and we hope to resume filming as soon as everything is clear"....More

Kim Jung-hyun Returns With "Emergency Love Landing", Joins Hyun Bin and Son Ye-jin

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Actor Kim Jung-hyun is starring in "Emergency Love Landing".

According to sources, Kim Jung-hyun is starring in the tvN drama "Emergency Love Landing", also starring Hyun Bin and Son Ye-jin...More

"Tune in for Love" Jung Hae-in, "I've Always Wanted to Meet Kim Go-eun Again After 'Goblin'"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

"Tune in for Love" Jung Hae-in said, "I've always wanted to meet Kim Go-eun again after "Goblin"".

Actor Jung Hae-in expressed his feelings about reuniting with Kim Go-eun after "Goblin"...More

"Joseon Survival" to Begin Again on the 27th, Kang Ji-hwan Replaced by Seo Ji-suk

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

"Joseon Survival" cast Seo Ji-suk in the place of Kang Ji-hwan, who has been charged with rape and sexual assault.

The production company of TV Chosun's "Joseon Survival", Huayi Brothers, announced on the 15th that Han Jeong-rok will be played by Seo Ji-suk...More

Kang Ji-hwan Admits to All Charges

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Kang Ji-hwan (Jo Tae-gyu), who was arrested for sexually abusing two female co-workers, admitted to his charges and apologized for having inflicted such harm to the victims. It's been six days since his arrest from his house on the 9th.

Through his legal spokesperson, Kang Ji-hwan said, "I will pay the price for what I've done and live by regretting my actions"....More

[Ratings] "Investigation Partners Season 2" Tops Charts With 8.2%

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

"Investigation Partners Season 2" dropped in viewing percentage.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Investigation Partners Season 2" rated 6.1% - 8.2%. It dropped by 0.8% from the previous episode, but it still came in first...More

[HanCinema's News] Short Hair Popularized in Hot Summer Weather

2019/07/15 | Permalink

Park Shin-hye set off a big stir earlier when she changed her haircut and with it, her entire look. For "Abyss" Park Bo-young similarly tried to rework her image (to limited success) by using short hair to emphasize her character's more action-oriented lifestyle. Jo Yeo-jung has shown diametrically different kinds of housewives with her own short haircut for the film "Parasite" and the drama "Beautiful World"...More

[HanCinema's News] Jung Woo-sung Keeps Speaking Out About Refugees

2019/07/15 | Permalink

On July 13th Jung Woo-sung discussed on Instagram how constant rains and flooding over the past two weeks in Bangladesh are still affecting some 24,000 Rohingya refugees in the area...More

[HanCinema's News] "Hotel Del Luna" Tracking Well in Ratings

2019/07/15 | Permalink

Following the disappointing performance of the first two parts of "Arthdal Chronicles" tvN has been hungry for an obvious win with "Hotel Del Luna". So far indications for the drama are strong. While "Arthdal Chronicles" closed out at 6.771%, "Hotel Del Luna" picked up 7.327% and 7.653% ratings in its first two outings...More

[HanCinema's News] "Hotel Del Luna" Attracting Attention for Distinct Fashion

2019/07/15 | Permalink

One of the ways "Hotel Del Luna" has managed to quickly distinguish itself among currently airing dramas is its peculiar fashion sense. The styles of the clothes the characters wear, while not always consistent, tend to hue to a 1930's aesthetic, with colorful gloves, vests, and even cumberbunds being the norm...More

[HanCinema's News] Crew for "Encounter" Still Haven't Been Paid Even as "Hotel Del Luna" Broadcasts

2019/07/15 | Permalink

Human Art, the company responsible for the set team on "Hotel Del Luna", has been under attack for failing to pay back wages. On social media a person claiming to have worked for the set team in "Encounter" has said that employees are still owed approximately two hundred thousand dollars for work done on that drama...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Hello Carbot Theater Version: Save the Moon Land!"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Hello Carbot Theater Version: Save the Moon Land!"...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Banzi's Secret Diary - Theatrical Version"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Banzi's Secret Diary - Theatrical Version"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The House of Us"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean movie "The House of Us"...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Different Dreams"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Different Dreams"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Nokdu Flower"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Nokdu Flower"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Video] Episodes 1 and 2 Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor John"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Episodes 1 and 2 trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor John"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "WATCHER"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "WATCHER"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Wind Blows"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Wind Blows"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Perfume"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Perfume"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Level up"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Level Up"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Welcome 2 Life"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Welcome 2 Life"...More

[Photo] Teaser Poster Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Warning: Do Not Play"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Teaser poster released for the upcoming Korean movie "Warning: Do Not Play"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scenes Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Divine Fury"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Divine Fury"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "My Name Is KIM Bok-dong"

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean documentary "My name is KIM Bok-dong"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/07/15 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/07/15 in Korea "Everybody Says Kungddari"...More

'Aladdin' Reaches 10-Million Viewer Milestone

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

People walk in a movie theater in Seoul on Saturday. /Yonhap

Disney's musical fantasy film "Aladdin" has surpassed the 10-million viewer mark, becoming the 25th film and seventh foreign film shown in Korea to reach the milestone...More

Today's Photo: July 15, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Children have fun at a fountain in Dadaepo, Busan on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: July 15, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

A Korean team takes part in an artistic swimming preliminary at the FINA World Championships in Gwangju on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: July 15, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/15 | Permalink

Visitors pack a camping fair in Suwon, Gyeonggi Province on Sunday...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Everybody Says Kungddari"

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Everybody Says Kungddari"...More

[Ratings] "Mother of Mine" Increases to 30.4%

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

"Mother of Mine" showed an increase this weekend.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV weekend drama "Mother of Mine" rated 25.7% and 30.4%...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2019.07.12 ~ 2019.07.14

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

The number one movie this week is "Spider-Man: Far From Home"...More

[Video] New Trailer for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Exit - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

New trailer for the upcoming Korean movie "Exit - Movie"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Tune in for Love"

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean movie "Tune in for Love"...More

[Interview] Kim Yun-seok

2019/07/14 | Permalink

Kim Yun-seok had a successful career as a stage actor long before he started to appear in films and television. His big screen breakthrough was "Tazza: The High Rollers, with his acclaimed supporting performance as a ruthless gambler. This was followed by his leading role in Na Hong-jin's "The Chaser" (2008) as the morally ambiguous ex-cop-turned-pimp after a serial killer for which he won several awards...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Perfume"

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Perfume"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Welcome 2 Life"

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Welcome 2 Life"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "WATCHER"

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "WATCHER"...More

Koreans Emigrate in Record Numbers

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

A growing number of Koreans are emigrating, citing the sputtering economy and poor education. According to the Foreign Ministry, 2,200 people emigrated last year, up around five times from 2016 and the most since the financial crisis in 2008. The wealthy blame political and economic woes at home, while middle-class Koreans cited difficulties educating children here...More

Daegu to Hold Fried Chicken-Themed Summer Festival Next Week

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

Daegu's annual festival featuring Korean-style fried chicken served with beer will open next week. It will be held in and around the city's Duryu Park for five days starting next Wednesday...More

Hyundai Targets Young Customers with Small SUV

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

Hyundai on Thursday unveiled its new small SUV at a press event in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province.

The carmaker said it aims to sell the new entry-level SUV named "Venue" to young customers in their 20s and 30s...More

Fewer CEOs Graduated from Top 3 Universities

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

Four out of 10 CEOs at Korea's top 500 companies graduated from the top three universities in the country, a significantly smaller proportion than only two years ago...More

5G Remains Hard to Access 100 Days After Launch

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

/Yonhap

Some 1.64 million out of 2.13 million subscribers to the 5G network in the world were in Korea as of the end of June, nearly 100 days since after the service was rolled out here.

According to the Global System for Mobile Communications, four out of five 5G users or 77.5 percent are in Korea, about 10 times more than the 150,000 in runner-up U.K., and 16 times more than 100,000 in the U.S., which began the 5G service an hour after Korea...More

Migrant Wives Can Stay After Divorce

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled in favor of migrant wives of Korean men who want to stay here after divorcing their husband.

The ruling comes amid outrage at the brutal beating of a Vietnamese woman by her Korean husband and speculation that she was afraid to divorce him in case she was kicked out of the country...More

How to Wean Your Kids off Smartphones

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

More and more young children learn how to use a smartphone before they can even stand up, and many parents are stumped how to prevent them from spending all their time staring at a screen.

The Chosun Ilbo asked experts what parents can do to prevent terminal brain melt in their children and found that the only way is to keep them on a short leash...More

Singles Change Retail Market

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

The growing number of single households is changing the way companies package and market goods and services.

One industry that is benefiting from the rise is food deliveries. Mister Pizza has joined hands with food delivery app Yogiyo to market a new smaller pizza for singles which is only the size of around two slices of an ordinary pizza. Delivery is available in areas of Seoul where singles are concentrated like the financial district of Yeouido and Gwanghwamun in downtown Seoul...More

More Than 5 Million Visit Royal Palaces

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

Royal palaces in Seoul saw more than 5 million visitors in the first half of this year...More

Samsung to Release New Budget Phone Next Week

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

Samsung will release a new budget smartphone, the Galaxy M20, in Korea on July 15...More

Sharks Spotted off Jeju Coast

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

A shark swims in waters off Hamdeok Beach on Jeju Island on Monday. /Newsis

Sharks were reported in waters off Hamdeok Beach on Jeju Island on Monday. Beachgoers were evacuated and nobody was eaten...More

Moody's Maintains 3rd-Highest Credit Rating for Korea

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

Credit ratings firm Moody's on Monday kept Korea's sovereign credit rating at Aa2 with a stable outlook. But Moody's pointed out that Korea's economy could slow down further due to Japanese export restrictions on materials vital for Korean IT giants...More

Korea's Confucian Academies Put on World Heritage List

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

The Byeongsan Seowon /Courtesy of the Cultural Heritage Administration

Nine Seowon or historic Korean Confucian academies have been added to the UNESCO World Heritage List despite initial quibbles that they lack a coherent identity.

The decision was made at the 43rd session of UNESCO's World Heritage Committee in Baku, Azerbaijan on Saturday...More

Korea Remains World's 12th Largest Economy

Source | 2019/07/14 | Permalink

Korea remained the world's 12th largest economy last year.

According to the World Bank on Sunday, Korea ranked 12th among 205 countries in 2018, posting a US$1.619 trillion nominal GDP...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Two Person at the same town SE2"

2019/07/13 | Permalink

In the first segment of "Two person at the same town SE2" a man tries to sell a bicycle to a woman who answered his ad. The scene's interplay is weird. The two are strangers, engaged in a monetary transaction. But the story quickly degenerates into ambiguous flirting- because when dealing with the opposite sex, flattery is one of the surest ways to get a good deal. The single shot story is mundane yet nearly documentarian in its realist depiction of how people buy and sell secondhand bicycles...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "A Long Way Around"

2019/07/13 | Permalink

Though director Lee Seung-hyun is only thirty years old, he draws on a wealth of footage taken from his own lifetime to put together "A Long Way Around", a documentary depicting various comfort women as they emerge from obscurity in the early nineties. The reason why they pop up then is because that's when the experience of wartime prostitutes under the Japanese Empire became a nationalist issue in South Korea. And by that time, they were already starting to die of old age...More

[Q&A] Park Noo-ri

2019/07/13 | Permalink

Photo by Brent N. Clarke

Park Noo-ri was an assistant director on Ryoo Seung-wan's "The Berlin File" (NYAFF 2013) and "The Unjust" (NYAFF 2013). "Money", her directorial debut (and screenplay) is a crime drama based on dangerous stock market scams, portraying a person's transformation via finance...More

[Videos] Third Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Third teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Video] Episode 1 Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Episode 1 trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Perfume"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Perfume"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Golden Garden"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Golden Garden"...More

[New Drama] "Love Is Beautiful, Life Is Wonderful"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "Love Is Beautiful, Life Is Wonderful" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "The Game: Towards the Final Hour"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "The Game: Towards the Final Hour" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "Leverage"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "Leverage" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Hip Daddy"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Hip Daddy" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Intern Detective"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Intern Detective" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Youngest Aunt"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Youngest Aunt" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Animated Movie] "Hello Carbot Theater Version: Save the Moon Land!"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean animated movie "Hello Carbot Theater Version: Save the Moon Land!" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Short Movie] "MEMORIES - Short"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean short movie "MEMORIES - Short" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Documentary] "Ryeohaeng"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean documentary "Ryeohaeng" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Documentary] "To Kill Alice"

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean documentary "To Kill Alice" added to HanCinema database...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/07/13

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/07/13: "Hotel Del Luna"...More

Gong Hyo-jin to Pair with Kang Ha-neul in Upcoming TV Series

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Gong Hyo-jin and Kang Ha-neul

Actress Gong Hyo-jin will be paired with Kang Ha-neul in the new TV series "When Camellia Blooms" slated for airing this fall....More

Homme Fatale (2019)

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

"Homme Fatale"

Genres: Comedy and Historical
Running Time: 110 min.
Directed by: Nam Dae-joong
Starring: Lee Junho, Jung So-min...More

The Culprit (2019)

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

"The Culprit"

Genres: Thriller
Running Time: 100 min.
Directed by: Go Jung-wook
Starring: Yoo Sun, Song Sae-byeok...More

Today's Photo: July 13, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

Sulli poses at a promotional event for a fashion brand in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province on Friday...More

Today's Photo: July 13, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/13 | Permalink

A performance is staged at the opening ceremony of the FINA World Championships in Gwangju on Friday...More

[Orion's Ramblings] Im Si-wan Meets Questionable Neighbors in New "Hell Is Other People" Teasers

2019/07/12 | Permalink

Im Si-wan's protagonist is about to experience a severe case of stranger danger in OCN's upcoming "Hell Is Other People". The drama is the next installment in the channel's 'Dramatic Cinema' project, so we can expect some hefty work put into its production quality...More

[HanCinema's News] "Parasite" Has Now Opened in Over Ten Domestic Film Markets

2019/07/12 | Permalink

Following its Palme d'Or victory at the Cannes Film Festival "Parasite" has had successful mainstream releases in a large number of territories. The film has nearly hit ten million viewers since its May 30th release in South Korea and has also broken records for Korean films released in Vietnam, France, Indonesia, and New Zealand...More

[Video] 30s Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Bring the Soul: The Movie"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

30s trailer added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Bring the Soul: The Movie"...More

[HanCinema's News] Jun Ji-hyun Making Comeback as Cosmetics Model

2019/07/12 | Permalink

With Jun Ji-hyun's children getting older, and Song Hye-kyo's divorce fresh in the news, the former actress is making something of a comeback in cosmetics promotion. While Jun Ji-hyun has always had a strong profile as a brand promoter, lately she has not had as much exposure...More

[HanCinema's News] Kang Ji-hwan Taken into Police Custody

2019/07/12 | Permalink

As has already been planned, Kang Ji-hwan was taken into custody on July 12th at noon...More

[HanCinema's News] Political Dramas Raising the Genre's South Korean Profile

2019/07/12 | Permalink

With the airing of "Chief of Staff" and "Designated Survivor: 60 Days" the profile of political dramas in the South Korean market is rising. While both dramas are currently hovering in the 4% range for overall ratings, only average in the current market, such genre fiction was almost never seen locally up until now...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Hyun-I Cast for "The Great Show"

2019/07/12 | Permalink

Six Oceans Agency has confirmed that Kim Hyun-I, an actress they represent, will be appearing in "The Great Show" later this year. In a statement, they said she had been cast as Mi-sook, and anticipated she would bring much fun to the production...More

[Video] 1st Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Metamorphosis"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

1st trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Metamorphosis"...More

[Just out on DVD Release] Korean Movie "Bittersweet Brew"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Korean movie "Bittersweet Brew" is available to order on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos] New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "The Sea of Itami Jun"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean documentary "The Sea of Itami Jun"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean-American Movie "Dead Again"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean-American movie "Dead Again"...More

[Photo] New Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The King's Letters"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New still added for the upcoming Korean movie "The King's Letters"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Master and Man - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Master and Man - Movie"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of a New Lunaqueen!"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of A New Lunaqueen!"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills, Poster and Video Added for the Korean Movie "The Culprit"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New stills, poster and video added for the Korean movie "The Culprit"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Ryeohaeng"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean documentary "Ryeohaeng"...More

[Videos] Music Videos Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Music videos added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"...More

[Video] Award Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "House of Hummingbird"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Award video added for the upcoming Korean movie "House of Hummingbird"...More

[Photo + Video] New Poster and Video Added for the Korean Animated Movie "Astro Gardener"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New poster and video added for the Korean animated movie "Astro Gardener"...More

[Videos] Trailers Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Youngest Aunt"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Trailers added for the upcoming Korean movie "Youngest Aunt"...More

[USA] "The Swindlers" hit Blu-ray & Digital 7/30 @WellGoUSA #TheSwindlers

2019/07/12 | Permalink

High stakes and fast talk are the game in the Korean crime caper, "The Swindlers", that brings together an all-star cast (Yoo Ji-tae, Hyun Bin, Bae Sung-woo, Park Sung-woong, Nana) as unlikely allies from different sides of the law, working together to achieve their common goal - trapping the world's most legendary con man...More

[Videos] Highlight Video and Interactive Poster Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Highlight video and interacting poster teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Nokdu Flower"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Nokdu Flower"...More

[Photos] New Heo Joon-ho Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New Heo Joon-ho stills added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Photos] New Poster-Making and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New poster-making and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] First Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The House of Us"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

First stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The House of Us"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "My Name Is KIM Bok-dong"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean documentary "My name is KIM Bok-dong"...More

[Photos] VIP premiere for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Lee Young-ae

VIP premiere for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"...More

BTS Make This Year's Forbes List of World's Highest-Paid Stars

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

BTS ranked 43rd on Forbes magazine's latest list of top-earning superstars. In the annual ranking of the World's Highest-Paid Celebrities released on Wednesday, BTS shared the spot with U.S. actor Bradley Cooper with US$57 million...More

Today's Photo: July 12, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Actress Shin Hye-sun attends a wrap party for her TV series "Angel's Last Mission: Love" in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 12, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Actress Lee Min-jung poses at a press junket for her new TV show in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 12, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Foreign students eat samgyetang or chicken soup with ginseng at a university cafeteria in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 12, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/12 | Permalink

Overseas Korean students take a surfing lesson at Songjeong Beach in Busan on Thursday...More

Korean Movie of the Week "The Great Battle" + Blu-ray Combo Giveaway [USA]

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Korean movie of the week "The Great Battle" (2017)

Directed by Kim Kwang-sik-I

With Jo In-sung, Nam Joo-hyuk, Park Sung-woong, Bae Sung-woo, Um Tae-goo, Seolhyun,...

Formerly known as "Ansi Fortress"
Synopsis
A historical film about the siege of Ansi Fortress and the epic eighty-eight day battle that Yang Man-chun and his Goguryeo troops fought against 500,000 invading Tang dynasty men to defend it...More

[Orion's Ramblings] Kim Sejeong Needs More Than Sheep for a Good Night's Sleep in "I Wanna Hear Your Song"

2019/07/11 | Permalink

Upcoming mystery rom-com drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song" is making one cutesy entrance, wooing yours truly with fluffy sheep and a fresh and unconventional start to this oddball romance. The newly released posters as well as the previously released teaser are simple and all charm...More

Paris Baguette to Support "Love Playlist - Season 4" Production

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Paris Baguette is supporting the production of "Love Playlist - Season 4". It plans to place various products throughout the drama that will be needed for the main characters to tell the story.

In particular, Paris Baguette's 'Strawberry Latte Flower Bingsoo' is one of the most important mediums for storytelling in the drama and is nicknamed 'Some-Bingsoo'...More

Kim Ji-suk Joins "When Camellia Blooms" with Gong Hyo-jin and Kang Ha-neul

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Kim Ji-suk is starring in the new KBS 2TV drama "When Camellia Blooms".

"When Camellia Blooms" is a romcom-mystery drama that revolves around Dong-baek (Gong Hyo-jin) and her daily interactions with The Good Man, The Bad Man and The Petty Man as she manages her bar called Camellia...More

"MEMORIES - Short", Kim Moo-yul and Ahn So-hee's Film Releases on the 25th

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Kim Moo-yul and Ahn So-hee's film, "MEMORIES - Short", is being released online.

"MEMORIES - Short" is a fantasy drama about an illustrator named Hyeon-oh (Kim Moo-yul) who has special skills to remember dreams and leaves on a journey of dreams with a memory chip that contains them all...More

Actress Han Ji-sung's Husband Charged With Aiding and Abetting Drunk Driving

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

The husband of the late actress Han Ji-sung who passed away in a car accident when the car was pulled over on a highway, has been charged with abetting in drunk driving.

Gimpo Police announced on the 10th that Han Ji-sung's husband has been booked without detention for aiding and abetting in drunk driving...More

SBS Brings Two Top Medical Dramas, "Doctor John" and "Doctor Detective"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

SBS is releasing two medical dramas. However, beside the fact that there are doctors in both, they seem to be showing a completely different direction.

While "Doctor John" is a human medical drama about doctors of pain medicine, "Doctor Detective" is a medical social drama about resolving social injustice. They are alike, but different...More

Accused of Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment, Kang Ji-hwan Kicked Out of Drama

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Actor Kang Ji-hwan, who has been arrested for sexual assault (rape) and sexual harassment, has been dishonored and kicked out of the weekend drama he's currently in.

Through an official statement, Huayi Brothers announced, "Kang Ji-hwan has been withdrawn from the drama"....More

[Ratings] "One Spring Night" Sets New Record With 9.5%

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

"One Spring Night" set a record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "One Spring Night" rated 7.4% - 9.5%, which is 1.5% more than the previous episode. It was the last episode that set the record...More

[Cast Update] Cast Updated for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Defender: Human Rights"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Cast updated for the upcoming Korean drama "The Defender: Human Rights"...More

[Photos + Cast Update] New Poster, Still Added and Cast Updated for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Anna, Mary"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New poster, still added and cast updated for the upcoming Korean movie "Anna, Mary"...More

[HanCinema's News] "Parasite" Confused for Similarly Titled Erotic Japanese Film in Taiwan

2019/07/11 | Permalink

Since its release on June 28th "Parasite" has done reasonably well in the Taiwanese market. It has made thirty five million Taiwanese dollars at the local box office and placed third in the overall box office rankings for both weeks. However, confusion began on July 5th with the release of the Japanese film 'Parasitic Wave'...More

[HanCinema's News] Old Kang Ji-hwan Interview Goes Into His Drinking Habits

2019/07/11 | Permalink

A recently rediscovered interview from 2016 has put recent sexual assault allegations against Kang Ji-hwan in a new light. The interview was conducted on November 24th of that year by Ilgan Sports, who uploaded it to YouTube...More

[HanCinema's News] Ku Hye-sun Publishes a Novel

2019/07/11 | Permalink

While Ku Hye-sun has been absent from traditional venues of the South Korean entertainment industry as of late, she has still been active creatively. On May 27th she published the novel 'Heart Shaped Tears', a humorous difficult to hate love story about a luckless woman named Soju who can't say no and the man, Sangsik, who she falls in love with...More

[HanCinema's News] Park Seo-joon and the Rest of "The Divine Fury" Cast Holds Showcase at Lotte World

2019/07/11 | Permalink

Park Seo-joon, Ahn Sung-ki, Woo Do-hwan and director Jason Kim

On July 11th Park Seo-joon and the rest of the cast of "The Divine Fury" appeared for a special showcase at Lotte World. Director Jason Kim, Ahn Sung-ki, and Woo Do-hwan were also in attendance. South Korean press was on hand to document the event...More

[HanCinema's News] Watcha Play Releases Results of 'Killing Eve' Fantasy Casting

2019/07/11 | Permalink

On July 11th Watcha Play released the results of its Killing Eve fantasy casting event. The BBC spy thriller starring ethnic Korean Sandra Oh in the leading role has been highly acclaimed, and while there are no current plans for a South Korean version, Watcha Play nonetheless was curious who would be the most popular picks for the leading roles...More

New Stills and Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New stills and character posters added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Metamorphosis"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Metamorphosis"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "To Kill Alice"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Main trailer added for the upcoming Korean documentary "To Kill Alice"...More

[Photo + Videod] New Still, Behind-the-scene Video and Character Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Exit - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New still, behind-the-scene video and character trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Exit - Movie"...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Park Sung-woong Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New Park Sung-woong stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

[Photos] IU and Oh Ji-ho Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

IU and Oh Ji-ho stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Photos] New Kang Ki-young Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New Kang Ki-young stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Video] Fourth Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Detective"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Fourth teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Detective"...More

[Video] 2-Minute Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

2-minute highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Melting Me Softly"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Melting Me Softly"...More

[Photos] New Press Conference Photos Added for the Korean Drama "Level up"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New press conference photos added for the Korean drama "Level Up"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scenes Stills Added for the Koren Movie "Fist and Furious"

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes stills added for the Koren movie "Fist and Furious"...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2019/07/11 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2019/07/11 in Korea "Fist and Furious"...More

Singer Yoo Seung-jun's Visa Battle Drags on

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

A lengthy legal battle surrounding Korean-American singer Yoo Seung-jun, also known as Steve Yoo, shows no sign of ending.

The Supreme Court on Thursday sent the case back to a lower court, overturning rulings which banned him from Korea because he took U.S. citizenship to dodge mandatory military service here...More

Actor Kang Ji-hwan Arrested for Sexual Assault

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Kang Ji-hwan was arrested Wednesday on charges of sexually assaulting two women at his home in Gwangju, Gyeonggi Province...More

Today's Photo: July 11, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Han Bo-reum (left) and Sung Hoon pose at a press junket for their new TV series in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: July 11, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

Volunteers pose at a rehearsal for the FINA World Championships in Gwangju on Wednesday, two days ahead of its opening...More

Today's Photo: July 11, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

People walk in the rain in Myeong-dong, Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: July 11, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/11 | Permalink

People line up for a table at a restaurant serving samgyetang or chicken soup with ginseng in Seoul on Wednesday, two days ahead of Chobok, one of the hottest days of the year....More

"The Divine Fury" Park Seo-joon and Ahn Sung-ki Like Father and Son

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

The movie "The Divine Fury" released stills of Park Seo-joon and Ahn Sung-ki.

"The Divine Fury" is a story about a man who has lost his father, and the final battle between him and the god of death...More

Yoon Yoo-sun Offered Late Jeon Mi-sun's Place in "Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Actress Yoon Yoo-sun was offered a role in the new KBS 2TV drama "Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles" to take the late Jeon Mi-sun's place.

"Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles" announced on the 5th that Yoon Yoo-sun was offered the role of Cheon Haeng-soo in "Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles". No decisions have been made yet, and both sides are considering the offer in a positive light...More

Han Jung-soo to Star in "Secret Boutique"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Actor Han Jung-soo is coming back with the SBS drama "Secret Boutique".

"Secret Boutique" is the story of a woman's power and the corrupt upper echelon in which she searches for power and survival using money...More

"Doctor John" Releases Poster of Ji Sung Deep in Thought

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

The teaser poster of "Doctor John" is out.

The new SBS drama "Doctor John" that's beginning on the 19th of July is a human medical drama about the country's first doctors in pain medicine, finding the cause of pain...More

The Oppas Are Back

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Stars in their early 30s get discharged from the military. Lee Min-ho, Im Si-wan, Kim So-hyun come back. Lee Min-ho stars in Kim Eun-sook's "The King: Forever Sovereign". Im Si-wan, Kang Ha-neul and Ji Chang-wook to come back in August - September. Joo Won and Kim Soo-hyun aim for a comeback early next year...More

Kim Hye-soo's Mother's Default on Debt, Fans, "It's Not a Problem"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

The Kim Hye-soo Gallery released a statement on the 10th saying, "We represent the fans' official position on the allegations raised on Kim Hye-soo's mother today on a radio media outlet".

The fans said, "Kim Hye-soo debuted in 1986, has filmed several movies to date, and she is one of the best actresses of the Republic of Korea. We deeply regret the actions of her mother, who exploited her daughter's status and reputation"....More

Kang Ji-hwan Done With 2nd Round of Questioning, Warrant Issues Today

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Actor Kang Ji-hwan, who was arrested on the charges of having sexually assaulted two staff members, got out of 2nd questioning.

According to the Gyeonggi Provincial Police Agency and Gwangju Police Station, Kang was questioned twice for 3 hours from 6 to 9PM at the Sungnam Bundang Police Station...More

[Ratings] "One Spring Night" and "Angel's Last Mission: Love", a Hair's Breadth Away

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

"One Spring Night" and "Angel's Last Mission: Love" have been neck and neck.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love" rated 6.8% - 7.8%, while MBC drama "One Spring Night" rated 6.2% - 8.0%...More

[Photo] First Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Kim Jiyoung Since 1982"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

First still added for the upcoming Korean movie "Kim Jiyoung Since 1982"...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor John"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor John"...More

[HanCinema's News] Kang Ji-hwan Events Have All Been Canceled

2019/07/10 | Permalink

On July 10th Kang Ji-hwan's agency Hwai Brothers Korea announced that they were canceling all events involving the actor. This comes in response to his arrest on July 9th for alleged sexual assault...More

[HanCinema's News] "One Spring Night" Overtakes "Arthdal Chronicles" in Latest Good Data Report

2019/07/10 | Permalink

In its sixth week "One Spring Night" finally broke through the top of the Good Data report, which measures the popularity of dramas on social media. Its overall percentage of 11.84% just barely won out over "Arthdal Chronicles", which had 11.62% of the total comments surveyed for the first week of July...More

[HanCinema's News] Title Behind "Love Affairs in the Afternoon" Explained

2019/07/10 | Permalink

The new Channel A drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon" has attracted a lot of attention for its racy title. However, now that the drama has started airing "Love Affairs in the Afternoon" takes on a functional meaning, rather than a metaphorical one...More

[HanCinema's News] Go Ara Focused on Ankle Recovery Post "Haechi"

2019/07/10 | Permalink

On July 8th Go Ara posted a picture of herself on Instagram doing pilates stretching on her ankle. The tone was optimistic. In a message she mentioned how she can bend down to her knee now...More

[HanCinema's News] Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo's Divorce Expected to Be Finalized in Three to Six Months

2019/07/10 | Permalink

Though Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo have announced their intent to divorce and filed proper paperwork, it is somewhat awkwardly still not correct to call them ex-spouses. Legal technicalities prevent them from being able to make a fast, clear break. Legal experts have suggested that three months from now is the earliest the divorce can come through...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jesters: The Game Changers"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jesters: The Game Changers"...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "The Ukishima Maru Massacre"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean documentary "The Ukishima Maru Massacre"...More

[Video + Photos] Main Trailer and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean-American Movie "Dead Again"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Main trailer and new stills added for the upcoming Korean-American movie "Dead Again"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New stills and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] Gong Myung Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Gong Myung stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Carrie TV Love Concert: The Movie"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Carrie TV Love Concert: The Movie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"...More

[Photos] New P.O Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New P.O stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Photos] New Shin Seung-ho Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New Shin Seung-ho stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Justice"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Justice"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Wind Blows"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Wind Blows"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Flower Padang: Joseon Marriage Matchmakers"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Flower Padang: Joseon Marriage Matchmakers"...More

[Photos] Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Level up"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Level Up"...More

[Photos] New "Rain" Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Welcome 2 Life"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New Rain stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Welcome 2 Life"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Ghost Walk"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean movie "Ghost Walk"...More

Kang Ha-neul will leave SEM Company

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Korean actor Kang Ha-neul will leave current management agency, SEM Company.

According to Korean media outlet joynews24, Kang will not be renewing his contract with SEM Company. He will establish a one-man agency instead...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Divine Fury"

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Divine Fury"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/07/10

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/07/10: "Level Up"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2019/07/10 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Korean movies opening today 2019/07/10 in Korea "Homme Fatale" and "The Culprit"...More

Actor Lee Min-ho to Promote Korean Language Around the World

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Lee Min-ho poses after being appointed as a promotional ambassador for the King Sejong Institute in Seoul on Tuesday.

Actor Lee Min-ho has been appointed as a promotional ambassador for the King Sejong Institute, the leading state-run agency responsible for spreading Korean language and culture overseas...More

Jecheon Int'l Music Film Fest to Open Next Month

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

The annual Jecheon International Music Film Festival will be held in Jecheon, North Chungcheong Province from Aug. 8 to 13...More

Today's Photo: July 10, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Ryu Su-jeong of girl group Lovelyz poses at a press junket for her new TV show in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 10, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

Models promote summer accessories in a department store in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 10, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

People enjoy a water ride in a river in Gapyeong, Gyeonggi Province on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 10, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/10 | Permalink

International students attend a traditional tea ceremony at a summer camp in Daegu on Tuesday...More

Bae Sung-woo and Sung Dong-il in "Metamorphosis", The Birth of a New Horror Thriller

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

"Metamorphosis" is coming out this August, and it heralds a new world of horror movies.

"Metamorphosis" is a creepy and bone-chilling thriller about a demon that transforms into a human and hides within a family...More

Yoon Se-ah Joins TvN Drama "Melting Me Softly" as Announcer Na Ha-yeong

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Actress Yoon Se-ah is starring in "Melting Me Softly".

The tvN drama "Melting Me Softly" tells the story of a man and a woman who participate in a 24-hour human cryogenic freezing project, only to wake up 20 years later due to a mysterious scheme...More

Gong Hyo-jin and Kang Ha-neul's "When Camellia Blooms" Coming in September

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Gong Hyo-jin and Kang Ha-neul are starring in "When Camellia Blooms".

The new KBS2 drama "When Camellia Blooms" is a romcom-mystery drama that revolves around Dong-baek (Gong Hyo-jin) and her daily interactions with The Good Man, The Bad Man and The Petty Man as she manages her bar called Camellia...More

Go Joon-hee, "My Parents Suffer From Speculation and Slander, Please Stop"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Actress Go Joon-hee made a statement regarding the rumors going on around her.

She posted on her Instagram on the 9th saying, "I've had recruiting offers from C-JeS, WIP and many other agencies over the last few months"....More

Comparison of American Remakes, "Entourage" and "The Good Wife"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Japanese, American and even English dramas are being remade in Korea. However, as cultural differences are evident, failure to reduce the gap will cause them to be completely shunned.

"Entourage" was one of the first American dramas to be remade. It started off with a viewing percentage of 2.5%, then 1%, and finally 0%. The story of Yeong-bin, a rising star, his management director who went all-in on him, and Yeong-bin's friends who depended their life on the top star was portrayed by Cho Jin-woong, Seo Kang-joon and other big stars, but the drama failed miserably, even in terms of popularity...More

Kang Ji-hwan Arrested for Sexual Assault, Claims No Memory of the Incident

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Actor Kang Ji-hwan has been arrested on the charges of sexual assault and harassment. The Gyeonggi Gwangju Police arrested the actor in his house at Opo-eup, Gwangju at 10:50PM on the 9th for charges of rape under the Special Act on Punishment.

Kang Ji-hwan is being accused of drinking with A and B, two female employees from his management company, and while they were sleeping, having gone into their rooms and raping A and harassing B. After a company dinner, there was an after party with A and others in his house...More

[Ratings] "Investigation Partners Season 2" Increases to 9%

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Will "Investigation Partners Season 2" make it to 10%?

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Investigation Partners Season 2" rated 7.1% and 9.0%...More

[Video] Launch Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The House of Us"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Launch trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "The House of Us"...More

[Photo] New Poster Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Tune in for Love"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New poster released for the upcoming Korean movie "Tune in for Love"...More

[Video + Photos] Teaser and First Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Tazza: One-Eyed Jacks"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Teaser and first stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Tazza: One-Eyed Jacks"...More

[Upcoming DVD Release] Korean-Japanese Movie "Memories of a Dead End"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Korean-Japanese movie "Memories of a Dead End" is available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos + Video] New Character Posters and Music Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of a New Lunaqueen!"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New character posters and music video added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of A New Lunaqueen!"...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Yeol-eum Unlikely to Face Consequences for Eating Endangered Clams

2019/07/09 | Permalink

Following news of Lee Yeol-eum leading the performers of 'Law of the Jungle' in eating endangered clams, many have wondered how likely she is to face prison time for her actions. Under Thai law eating endangered claims can catch a penalty of up to five years in prison. On July 9th reporter Jang Yong-jin appeared on the KBS radio program 'Kim is the Best' to discuss likely outcomes...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Min-ho Becomes Official Spokesperson of Sejong Korean Language Schools

2019/07/09 | Permalink

On July 9th at the Grand Ballroom of The Plaze Hotel in Seoul Lee Min-ho officially became an ambassador for Sejong Korean Language Schools. The event was held at the 2019 World Korean Educators Conference...More

[HanCinema's News] Cast and Crew for "Investigation Partners Season 2" Hint at a Possible Third Season

2019/07/09 | Permalink

At a press conference for "Investigation Partners Season 2" held on July 8th cast and crew for the drama have suggested that there is strong interest at MBC for a third season and that they are expecting a decision soon. "Invesigation Partners Season 2" was itself teased before the original "Investigation Partners" had finished, lending plausibility to the suggestion...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Jung-jae's Wardrobe in "Chief of Staff" Praised for Realism

2019/07/09 | Permalink

With a navy blue jacket, grey pants, a solid colored necktie, and a cleric shirt, Lee Jung-jae's wardrobe in "Chief of Staff" has been attracting a lot of attention. But in contrast to "Her Private Life", where leading man Kim Jae-wook's outfit was appealing emotionally, Lee Jung-jae's outfit stands out for its sheer practicality...More

[HanCinema's News] Ku Hye-sun Posts Instagram Photo

2019/07/09 | Permalink

On July 9th Ku Hye-sun posted a photo on Instagram. There was no text attached to the photo, only an emoticon bearing a similar form to that of a heart...More

Chunsa Film Art Awards 2019 Nominees

2019/07/09 | Permalink

Chunsa Film Art Awards 2019 nominees list...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Justice"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Script reading photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Justice"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Wind Blows"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Wind Blows"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Perfume"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Perfume"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Level up"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Level Up"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "I Wanna Hear Your Song"...More

[Photos] First Kwak Si-yang Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Welcome 2 Life"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

First Kwak Si-yang stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Welcome 2 Life"...More

[Photos] First Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Metamorphosis"

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

First stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Metamorphosis"...More

Lee Min-ho's Fans Make Birthday Donation to Kids' Charity

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Actor Lee Min-ho's fan club have donated W2.8 million to Holt Children's Services in celebration of Lee's birthday on June 22, according to the charity on Monday (US$1=W1,180...More

IU Returns with Horror Romantic Comedy

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

IU poses at a press junket for her new TV series in Seoul on Monday.

Singer-songwriter and actress IU is back on the small screen sooner than she expected with tvN drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

K-Pop Idols Converge for Huge Gig in New York

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Thousands pack Madison Square Garden for the KCON K-pop concert in New York on Saturday. /Courtesy of CJ E&M

The world's biggest K-pop concert by CJ E&M started its U.S. leg in New York's Madison Square Garden last weekend. The annual KCON event is held in Asia and the U.S...More

Today's Photo: July 9, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Yeo Jin-goo (left) and IU pose at a press junket for their new TV series in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: July 9, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Contestants take part in a hairstyling competition in Suwon on Monday...More

Today's Photo: July 9, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/09 | Permalink

Visitors take a picture in a sunflower field in Haenam, South Jeolla Province on Monday...More

Lee Dong-gun Considers Korean Version of "Leverage"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Actor Lee Dong-gun is considering the remake version of the American drama "Leverage".

FNC Entertainment announced that Lee Dong-gun is considering the position of the male lead in "Leverage"...More

Lee Ki-woo and Lee Chung-ah Have Broken Up

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Actors Lee Ki-woo and Lee Chung-ah have apparently broken up. Kings Entertainment announced on the 7th that the couple broke up last year and that they will support each other as good friends moving forward. They starred in the tvN drama "Flower Boy Ramyun Shop" in 2011 and admitted they were seeing each other in April of 2013...More

Working Mom Stars Kim Ha-neul, Jeon Hye-jin-II and Cha Ye-ryun

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Dramas with a variety in subject matter are filling up the small screen. It's even more fun watching the actors' performances. Among other things, the performances of actresses who have returned from a long hiatus stand out.

Kim Ha-neul from jTBC's "The Wind Blows", Jeon Hye-jin-II from tvN's "Search: WWW" and Cha Ye-ryun from the KBS 2TV drama "Perfume" all share the common factor of being working moms. They have all found places in the dramas as key figures and opened a second chapter of their acting careers...More

Yoo Yeon-seok Likely to Be in "A Wise Doctor's Life"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Actor Yoo Yeon-seok is going to reunite with PD Sin Won-ho and writer Lee Woo-jeong-I.

Yoo Yeon-seok's agency announced that the actor is in the final stages of negotiations to join "A Wise Doctor's Life"...More

Jeon Do-yeon Considers Kang Yoon-Sung's "Hip Daddy"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

The Queen of Cannes is slowly revealing the outline of her next piece of work.

Jeon Do-yeon's agency recently announced that she's considering director Kang Yoon-Sung's "Hip Daddy"...More

Ok Taecyeon to Come Back With "The Game: Towards the Final Hour"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Actor Ok Taecyeon is coming back with the new MBC drama "The Game: Towards the Final Hour".

"The Game: Towards the Final Hour" is about a prophet named Tae-pyeong who sees the moment right before death and a homicide detective named Joon-yeong getting embroiled in a mysterious series of murders...More

[Ratings] "Investigation Partners Season 2" Drops, But Stays in First Place

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

"Investigation Partners Season 2" decreased in viewing percentage, but it remains in first place.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Investigation Partners Season 2" rated 6.1% - 8.3% on the 8th, which is 0.3% lower than the previous episode...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean-Japanese-Chinese Animated Movie "My Tyrano: Together, Forever"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean-Japanese-Chinese animated movie "My Tyrano: Together, Forever"...More

[HanCinema's News] Song Hye-kyo Attends First Public Event Following Divorce Announcement

2019/07/08 | Permalink

On July 6th Song Hye-kyo made her first public appearance following the divorce announcement concerning her and Song Joong-ki. The event was to promote the brand of cosmetics Sulwhasoo for the Chinese company Hainan...More

[HanCinema's News] Park Hae-mi's Name up for New Drama, The First Following Her Divorce

2019/07/08 | Permalink

KBS2 has confirmed that they are considering Park Hae-mi for their upcoming drama "Love Is Beautiful, Life Is Wonderful". If confirmed, this would be Park Hae-mi's first drama since her divorce from her husband...More

[HanCinema's News] Cha Eun-woo, Ong Seong-wu, and Ji Chang-wook Herald Return of Softer Male Image to Korean Dramas

2019/07/08 | Permalink

On July 17th Cha Eun-woo's new drama, "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung", is set to begin. In contrast to the more aggressive male leads that have featured in South Korean dramas as of late, Cha Eun-woo will be playing more of a supportive role in regards to the title character's scholarly ambitions in the Joseon period. Other dramas soon to begin will also feature softer male images...More

[HanCinema's News] "The Last Empress" and "Arthdal Chronicles" Under Fire for Overworking Staff

2019/07/08 | Permalink

Figures released by South's Korea Broadcasting Staff Union have shown just how bad shooting conditions are for laborers in South Korean dramas. "The Last Empress" and "Arthdal Chronicles" have long been criticized for bad working conditions, but more exact figures drawn from the workers themselves have shown the shooting hours to be appalingly long...More

[HanCinema's News] Song Joong-ki Enjoying Himself With "Victory" Co-stars

2019/07/08 | Permalink

Over the weekend the Sing Tao Daily of Hong Kong published a picture of Song Joong-ki hanging out with persons associated with his upcoming film "Victory". In the picture Song Joong-ki, Kim Tae-ri, Jin Seon-kyu, and other less famous persons whose faces are removed for privacy appear to be having a good time...More

[Photos] New Posters and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Exit - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New posters and stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Exit - Movie"...More

[Video] Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Intern Detective"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Intern Detective"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "My Name Is KIM Bok-dong"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Main trailer added for the upcoming Korean documentary "My name is KIM Bok-dong"...More

[Video + Photos] New Behind-the-scenes Video and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The King's Letters"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes video and stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The King's Letters"...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Videos] Highlight Videos Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Highlight videos released for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Different Dreams"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Different Dreams"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Nokdu Flower"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Nokdu Flower"...More

[Photos] New Ji Jin-hee Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New Ji Jin-hee stills added for the Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

[Photos + Video] New Kim Hyang-gi Stills and Third Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New Kim Hyang-gi stills and third teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Photos] Episode 7-8 Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Episode 7-8 stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Photos] Episode 2 Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "WATCHER"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Episode 2 stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "WATCHER"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Wind Blows"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Wind Blows"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Perfume"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Perfume"...More

[Photos] First Lim Ji-yeon Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Welcome 2 Life"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

First Lim Ji-yeon stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Welcome 2 Life"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scenes Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Divine Fury"

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Divine Fury"...More

Actress in Hot Water for Catching Endangered Clams

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

An actress who appeared on SBS' survival reality show "Law of the Jungle" could face jail for catching endangered clams in a marine reserve in Thailand...More

'Aladdin' Draws Over 9 Million Moviegoers

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Disney's musical fantasy film "Aladdin" continues to attract a herd of moviegoers...More

Big Bang's T.O.P Discharged from Military

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

T.O.P (Choi Seung-hyun) of boy band Big Bang was discharged from his mandatory military service on Saturday...More

BTS Triumph in Japan Despite Political Tensions

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Fans queue for a BTS concert in Osaka, Japan on Saturday. /Yonhap

Boy superband BTS' concert on Saturday in Osaka was packed to its 50,000 capacity despite growing political tensions between Korea and Japan.

The fans of the boys, also known as BTS, queued up for hours to buy merchandise at the Yanmar Stadium Nagai and were excited to take pictures with life-sized cutouts of their idols...More

Veteran Anchor Kim Sung-joon Resigns in Upskirting Scandal

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

SBS talk show host and former news anchor Kim Sung-joon on Monday resigned over an upskirting scandal...More

Another Heatwave Sweeps Korea

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Children have fun at an outdoor swimming pool in Seoul on Sunday. /Newsis

A heatwave gripped the entire nation over the weekend at what would normally be the height of the rainy season, with temperatures soaring to around 35 degrees Celsius...More

Today's Photo: July 8, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Participants enjoy a water gun fight in Sinchon, Seoul on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: July 8, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Visitors pack Haeundae Beach in Busan on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: July 8, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/08 | Permalink

Pedestrians walk in Yeouido, Seoul on Sunday...More

[Ratings] No Match for "Mother of Mine"

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

"Mother of Mine" came in first this weekend.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV weekend drama "Mother of Mine" rated 26.8% 31.3%...More

[HanCinema's Photo] November July 7, 2019

2019/07/07 | Permalink

Steak and asparagus

When you head down to Common Ground near Kongkuk University, you're not only in for a fun day of shopping in the bright blue mall made out of blue containers filled with fashion-savvy shops, but there are an assortment of tasty restaurants ready to welcome you...More

[Video] New Character Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "My Tyrano: Together, Forever"

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

New character trailer added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "My Tyrano: Together, Forever"...More

Gong Hyo-jin updates about When Camellia Blooms filming at the West Sea

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

"When Camellia Blooms" lead actress Gong Hyo-jin posted an instagram update on 7 July 2019 regarding the shooting of the KBS2 TV series that is slated to premiere in September 2019...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Arthdal Chronicles"

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Arthdal Chronicles"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

[Photos] Episode 1 Stills Added for the Korean Drama "WATCHER"

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

Episode 1 stills added for the Korean drama "WATCHER"...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2019.07.05 ~ 2019.07.07

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

The number one movie this week is "Spider-Man: Far From Home"...More

Kia to Offer Low-Cost Financing for Morning Subcompact

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

Kia on Thursday unveiled a new financing plan for buyers of its Morning subcompact to lure more young customers...More

Women Don't Think Men Should Always Pick up Bill on Dates

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

Only one in 10 Korean women still believe the man should always pick up the bill on dates, according to a poll...More

Son Heung-min's Autobiography Due out Next Week

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Son Heung-min has published his first autobiography, which will hit bookstores next week...More

Monsoon Off to a Dry Start

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

A girl cools off in a fountain in Daegu on Wednesday. /Newsis

The monsoon season has officially started but there has been hardly any rain for the last four days...More

Ryu Hyun-jin's Wife Throws 1st Pitch at Dodgers Game

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

Ryu Hyun-jin (3rd from right) of the Los Angeles Dodgers and his wife Bae Ji-hyun (2nd from right) pose at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on Monday. /Courtesy of the Los Angeles Dodgers

Bae Ji-hyun, the wife of Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Ryu Hyun-jin, threw the ceremonial pitch for the Dodgers against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium on Monday...More

Seoul to Host Int'l EV Race to Promote 'Green' Cars

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

Alejandro Agag, the founder of the Formula E race, speaks at a press event in Seoul on Tuesday. /Yonhap

The Formula E Championship, the world's biggest electric vehicle racing competition, will take place in Seoul in May 2020.

The organizers on Tuesday unveiled the race course and other details of the competition aimed at overcoming the image of EVs as slow and underpowered in performance...More

8,500 Senior Citizens Turn in Driver's Licenses

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

The Seoul Metropolitan Government's raffle of W100,000 for elderly people who voluntarily turn in their driver's license has proved more popular than anyone had imagined (US$1=W1,161)...More

Travel Agencies Cash in on Pet Owners

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

As a growing number of people raise pets, travel agencies are quick to cash in on the trend by offering tour packages for those who wish to travel with their dogs.

Hana Tour, Korea's largest tour operator, started to offer a package tour in May that includes return tickets to Jeju Island and a three-day coach tour program for pet owners and their dogs...More

Beijing Tears Down Samsung, Hyundai Billboards Overnight

Source | 2019/07/07 | Permalink

Workers take down billboards for Kia on Beijing's Changan Avenue on Saturday.

Beijing authorities abruptly took down all billboards for Samsung Electronics, Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors on the major thoroughfare of Changan Avenue overnight on Saturday.

The billboards were the Korean conglomerates' property, but they were taken down without notice or offer of compensation...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "A Daytime Picnic"

2019/07/06 | Permalink

In the first short film of the omnibus "A Daytime Picnic" director Kang Dong-wan plays with an interesting idea- about how little musical taste matters. When first we see the main family, they are recoiling in disgust about loud music on the way to their family picnic. But then they get to the campsite, and observe a younger couple dressed up in full punk rock costumes take out their baby and move into the neighboring site. This younger couple is actually quite nice and well-adjusted for their strange appearance...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Someone Special"

2019/07/06 | Permalink

You know how in a lot of romances the guy seems like an indifferent jerk, but as we get to know him, we see that his inner thoughts are actually quite complex? "Someone Special" subverts this idea right away when its lead character Chi-seong (played by Jung Jae-young) gets some bad news, and while he looks stoic on the outside, on the inside, we can see that he wants to throw a temper tantrum. This character trait recurs as Chi-seong is thrown into increasingly frustrating and implausible contrivances. Even meeting I-yeon (played by Lee Na-young) is of little help...More

[Hancinema Film Review] "My Dear Keum-hong" + Full Movie

2019/07/06 | Permalink

People say that opposites attract and the phrase could not be mirrored more eloquently than in the relationship between the Fauvist painter Bon-woong and Lee  Sang, a poet and writer, which occurred during the period of Japanese Imperialism in Korea. "My Dear Keum-hong" is the story of this friendship that eventually became an unfulfilled love triangle...More

[Video] New Behind-the-scenes Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Exit - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes video added for the upcoming Korean movie "Exit - Movie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Arthdal Chronicles"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Arthdal Chronicles"...More

[Videos] New Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

New teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Videos] Episode 1 Trailers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Episode 1 trailers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "WATCHER"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "WATCHER"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Perfume"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Perfume"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Golden Garden"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Golden Garden"...More

[New Drama] "True Beauty"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "True Beauty" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "No Second Chances"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "No Second Chances" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Alien"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Alien" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Ask The Myway in Jeonju"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Ask The Myway in Jeonju" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Dead Again"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean-American movie "Dead Again" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Ghost Walk"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Ghost Walk" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Animated Movie] "Banzi's Secret Diary - Theatrical Version"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean animated movie "Banzi's Secret Diary - Theatrical Version" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "The House of Us"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "The House of Us" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "I Don't Like Younger Men 4"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "I Don't Like Younger Men 4" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Carrie TV Love Concert: The Movie"

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Carrie TV Love Concert: The Movie" added to HanCinema database...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/07/06

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/07/06 "WATCHER"...More

Song Joong-ki's New Sci-Fi Flick Overshadowed by Divorce

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

A shadow is being cast over Korea's first big-budget sci-fi flick by star Song Joong-ki's divorce from Song Hye-kyo, which hit the headlines a week ago not only in Korea but also other parts of the world...More

Scent of a Ghost (2019)

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

"Scent of a Ghost"

Genres: Comedy
Running Time: 93 min.
Directed by: Lee Joon-hak
Starring: Lee El, Kang Kyung-joon...More

Today's Photo: July 6, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Actor Jung Hae-in poses at a wrap party for his TV series "One Spring Night" in Seoul on Friday...More

Today's Photo: July 6, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Seolhyun of girl group AOA poses at a promotional event for a luggage brand in Seoul on Friday...More

Today's Photo: July 6, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/06 | Permalink

Pedestrians shimmer in the heat haze as they cross a road in Yeouido, Seoul on Friday...More

[HanCinema's News] "Parasite" and Jeon Jong-seo Among 24th Chunsa Film Art Awards Nominations

2019/07/05 | Permalink

On July 18th the Chunsa Film Art Awards ceremony will be held. The Chunsa Film Festival is the most prestigious of the various South Korean award ceremonies. In contrast to the other ones, which have broader voting bodies and focus principally on mainstream films, the Chunsa Film Festival's nominations are decided by five highly respected local film critics and voted on by South Korean film directors...More

[HanCinema's News] Choo Ja-hyun Talks About her Mother-in-law of Chinese Variety Show

2019/07/05 | Permalink

Following Choo Ja-hyun's wedding, interest in her relationship with Chinese actor Yu Xiaoguang has been perking up. A Chinese variety show has featured Choo Ja-hyun talking about her mother-in-law in events dating back to 2014...More

[HanCinema's News] Past Footage From 'Taste of Love' Suggests Landmarks in Oh Chang-suk's New Relationship

2019/07/05 | Permalink

On July 2nd Oh Chang-suk's agency confirmed that the actor was in a relationship with Lee Chae-eun, a woman who he dated on a still-airing variety program...More

[HanCinema's News] Saetbyeol Recovering From Car Accident on Eve of "Chubby Romance - Season 2" Launch

2019/07/05 | Permalink

Saetbyeol and Guseul were recently in a car accident. The incident happened on July 2nd. The members of the girl group Girls' Alert were on their way home at around 8:40 PM. The cause of the accident was determined to be carelessness on the part of the other car's driver...More

[HanCinema's News] JTBC and KBS Emerge as Leaders in Big Hits

2019/07/05 | Permalink

While overall drama viewership is down, some individual titles are bucking the trend and proving to be quite popular. At the same time, there is no obvious commonality between these many titles, distorting the drama marketplace. Ambitious big budget productions are being left behind as more offbeat unusual topics attract stronger interest...More

[Just out on DVD] Korean Movie "Sunkist Family"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Korean movie "Sunkist Family" is available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos] New Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New character posters added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"...More

[Video + Photos] Main Trailer and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Exit - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Main trailer and new stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Exit - Movie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Goodbye Summer"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Goodbye Summer"...More

[Photos + Cast Update] New Stills Added and Cast Updated for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Master and Man - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New stills added and cast updated for the upcoming Korean movie "Master and Man - Movie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of a New Lunaqueen!"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of A New Lunaqueen!"...More

[Photos + Video] New Behind-the-scenes Stills and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The King's Letters"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes stills and trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "The King's Letters"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Homme Fatale"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Homme Fatale"...More

[Videos] Trailers Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "I Don'T Like Younger Men 4"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Trailers added for the upcoming Korean movie "I Don't Like Younger Men 4"...More

[Videos] Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor John"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor John"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hell Is Other People"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hell Is Other People"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Justice"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Justice"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Joseon Survival"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Joseon Survival"...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Welcome 2 Life"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Welcome 2 Life"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean-Japanese-American Documentary "Shusenjo: The Main Battleground of the Comfort Women Issue"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean-Japanese-American documentary "Shusenjo: The Main Battleground of the Comfort Women Issue"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean-Japanese-Chinese Animated Movie "My Tyrano: Together, Forever"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean-Japanese-Chinese animated movie "My Tyrano: Together, Forever"...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Don't Go Too Far"

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Don't Go Too Far"...More

Korean Dramas Starting Today 2019/07/05 in Kore

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Korean dramas starting today 2019/07/05 in Korea "Love Affairs in the Afternoon" and "Chubby Romance - Season 2"...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2019/07/05 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2019/07/05 in Korea "Temptation of Aunt 2"...More

'Parasite' Becomes Top-Grossing Korean Film Ever in Vietnam

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Director Bong Joon-ho's "Parasite" has become the most successful Korean film ever shown in Vietnam...More

Today's Photo: July 5, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Ye Ji-won (left) and Park Ha-sun pose at a press junket for their new TV series "Love Affairs in the Afternoon" in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 5, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

Children eat watermelon at an agricultural museum in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 5, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/05 | Permalink

People escape the heat at the Cheonggye Stream in Seoul on Thursday...More

Korean Drama of the Week "Last"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Korean drama of the week "Last" (2015)

Directed by Jo Nam-gook

Written by Han Ji-hoon

Network: jTBC

With Yoon Kye-sang, Lee Beom-soo, Park Won-sang, Seo Ye-ji, Park Ye-jin, Gong Hyung-jin,...

16 episodes - Fri, Sat 20:30
Synopsis
A fund manager who was on the road to success fails at a stock plan and becomes a homeless person overnight...More

"Search: WWW" Im Soo-jung and Jang Ki-yong in Friendly Atmosphere

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Im Soo-jung and Jang Ki-yong seem to be close.

Im Soo-jung posted pictures on her Instagram and said, "You're handsome, Park Morgan"....More

"Justice" Lee Seo-an, "A Soul for Stardom"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Actress Lee Seo-an is starring in the new KBS 2TV drama "Justice".

"Justice" is a social thriller about Lee Tae-kyeong (Choi Jin-hyuk), a corrupt lawyer who has joined hands with the devil for revenge, Song Woo-yong (Son Hyun-joo), a man who chose to become evil for the sake of his family, and reveals the dark underbelly of Korea's VVIPs...More

The Bingsu From JTBC Drama "Chief of Staff" Becomes a Big Hit

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Coffee brand Coffee Bay is gaining popularity ever since it appeared in the jTBC drama "Chief of Staff".

On the episode of "Chief of Staff" on the 29th of June, Jang Tae-joon (Lee Jung-jae) and Kang Seon-yeong (Shin Min-ah) enjoyed a date while eating 'Life Bingsu' at Coffee Bay...More

Lee Soo-kyung, The Definition of Loveliness

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Actress Lee Soo-kyung was featured on the covers of the July issue of Woman Sense under the title, 'Lee Soo-kyung's Summer'.

Monthly magazine Woman Sense revealed an interview with the actress. Pictures are of her looking so refreshing as she poses in various outfits...More

Son Hyun-joo's 2019, From "Justice" to "Jesters: The Game Changers"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Actor Son Hyun-joo is working hard this year.

Son Hyun-joo represented Korea at the Moscow International Film Festival by winning Best Actor for his 2017 movie "Ordinary Person". Two years later, he comes out with the entertainment documentary "Back Home", a drama called "Justice" and a movie called "Jesters: The Game Changers"...More

Genre Dramas Battle It Out in July

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

The competition is about to get fierce with Wednesday / Thursday dramas. MBC drama "One Spring Night" and KBS2 drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love" are struggling for first place at the moment, but dramas of various genres are making a grand entrance this July.

First is the new KBS2 drama "Justice" starting this 17th. "Justice" is a social thriller about Lee Tae-kyeong (Choi Jin-hyuk), a corrupt lawyer who has joined hands with the devil for revenge, Song Woo-yong (Son Hyun-joo), a man who chose to become evil for the sake of his family, and reveals the dark underbelly of Korea's VVIPs...More

Choi Dong-hoon, "Jun Ji-hyun, Kim Woo-bin, Ryu Jun-yeol, Kim Tae-ri Not Confirmed for 'Alien'"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Director Choi Dong-hoon says casting for his latest film is currently up in the air.

Caper Film sources said, "The scenario is still a work in progress and previous reports about the title being "Alien" is not true"....More

[Ratings] "One Spring Night" Barely Maintains No.1 Spot

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

"One Spring Night" came in first.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "One Spring Night" rated 6% and 7.9% on the 4th...More

[HanCinema's News] "Parasite" Sets Record at Vietnamese Box Office

2019/07/04 | Permalink

In addition to success on the film festival circuit and the domestic box office "Parasite" has also proven surprisingly popular in other markets as well. The Palme d'Or winning film from director Bong Joon-ho has just passed the two million dollar mark in the Vietnamese market, beating the previous record of 1.86 million dollars made by "Train to Busan" in 2016...More

[HanCinema's News] "Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles" Suspends Production in Wake of Jeon Mi-sun's Death

2019/07/04 | Permalink

Reports from persons connected to "Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles" have confirmed that as of July 4th, the drama has been suspended in response to Jeon Mi-sun's death. The drama is expected to begin shooting soon, but is currently behind schedule, as the production team is still grieving Jeon Mi-sun...More

[HanCinema's News] Oh Chang-suk and "Princess Aurora - Drama" Come Back in Cable Syndication

2019/07/04 | Permalink

The South Korean television network HighlightTV has started rebroadcasting "Princess Aurora - Drama". The infamous 2013 daily drama was a ratings hit, but its reputation is almost entirely due to prolonged popular mockery of its bizarre, generally nonsensical storyline. The drama was the source of the infamous line about how cancer cells are also alive, and thus worthy of respect...More

[HanCinema's News] Song Jin-woo Returns to his Wife and Baby Daughter in Japan

2019/07/04 | Permalink

Now that "The Secret Life of My Secretary" is finished, Song Jin-woo, who played the part of Detective Woo, has gone back to Japan to be with his wife and daughter. Lee Si-eon, who was visiting the couple, became the subject of criticism on social media for posting pictures of himself in Japan in the midst of a trade war between South Korea and Japan...More

[HanCinema's News] Choo Ja-hyun Cries in Han Ji-min's Arms at her Wedding

2019/07/04 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the second season of 'Same Bed Different Dreams' new footage from Choo Ja-hyun's wedding with Chinese actor Yu Xiaoguang appears. In the footage Han Ji-min is preparing to give welcoming remarks for the ceremony. Han Ji-min tells Choo Ja-hyun not to cry, but she does anyway, and they end up hugging...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Movie "Parasite"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean movie "Parasite"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scenes Added Stills Added for the Korean Movie "The Beast"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes added stills added for the Korean movie "The Beast"...More

[Video] English Subtitled Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean-American Movie "Dead Again"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

English subtitled trailer added for the upcoming Korean-American movie "Dead Again"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Bring the Soul: The Movie"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Main trailer added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Bring the Soul: The Movie"...More

[Photos] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Arthdal Chronicles"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Arthdal Chronicles"...More

[Photos] New Jung Kyung-ho Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New Jung Kyung-ho stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Nokdu Flower"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Nokdu Flower"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

[Photos] New Yeo Jin-goo Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New Yeo Jin-goo stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Photos] New Ong Seong-wu Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New Ong Seong-wu stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Detective"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Detective"...More

[Video] 2-Minute Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "WATCHER"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

2-minute highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "WATCHER"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] New Kim Myung-ji Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

New Kim Myung-ji stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Video] Preview Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Preview released for the upcoming Korean drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"...More

[Photos] First Rain Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Welcome 2 Life"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

First Rain stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Welcome 2 Life"...More

[Video] Character Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Character trailer added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2019/07/04 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Korean movies opening today 2019/07/04 in Korea "A Daytime Picnic", "Two person at the same town SE2" and "Astro Gardener"...More

Today's Photo: July 4, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Actress Ko So-young poses at Incheon International Airport on Wednesday on her way to Italy...More

Today's Photo: July 4, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Footballer Son Heung-min of Tottenham Hotspur attends a promotional event for a watch brand in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: July 4, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Ryu Hyun-jin of the Los Angeles Dodgers and his wife Bae Ji-hyun walk off the field after throwing the ceremonial pitch at a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Los Angeles on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 4, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/04 | Permalink

Models promote watermelons at a superstore in Seoul on Wednesday...More

MBC ON Reairs Old Dramas Due to Popular Demand

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

MBC ON is broadcasting old dramas that viewers picked to watch again.

MBC ON announced, "We've received votes on over 1,000 dramas and TV shows that viewers want to watch again through the 'Audience Drama Entertainment Summoning Event' that was held in May and June. Starting this 3rd, the company decided to air the top five dramas and entertainment programs, except for those that are restricted to cast members and broadcasting reviews"....More

Kang Han-na, Elegant and Seductive

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Fashion magazine Singles revealed pictures of Kang Han-na from the drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days".

Kang Han-na mediated over ballet, which she learned for 10 years since she was five. Every single pose she made had feeling and induced the praise of the staff on site...More

From "Art Museum By The Zoo" to "Abyss", Lee Sung-jae's 25 years of acting

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Lee Sung-jae is one of Korea's leading actors and he's appeared in numerous dramas and films, ranging from mellow to comic and to being the villain. Even now, he is constantly pursuing new challenges without putting any limits on acting.

His potential stands out once again in the tvN drama "Abyss", in which he plays Oh Yeong-cheol, a serial killer who goes from genius surgeon reborn into an old man in his 60s. Lee Sung-jae endures special make-up that takes over 1 hour to get done and he's got all the action and the duality of a psychopath...More

Seo Ji-hye Joins Writer Park Ji-eun in "Emergency Love Landing"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Seo Ji-hye is starring in writer Park Ji-eun's latest, "Emergency Love Landing".

TvN drama "Emergency Love Landing" is a top secret love story about a commission officer named Lee Jeong-hyeok (Hyun Bin) who hides and protects a chaebol heiress named Yoon Se-ri (Son Ye-jin) after she lands in North Korea in a paragliding accident, but eventually ends up falling in love with her...More

[Interview] Kim Young-min, ""Save Me 2" Saved Me"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

""Save Me 2" saved me. It's made me seem friendlier and got me that much closer to the viewers", said Kim Young-min about "Save Me 2", which he spoke of with affection.

Actor Kim Young-min was interviewed in a café in Gangnam, Seoul on the 2nd...More

[Ratings] Ground Wave Dramas Show Decrease, "One Spring Night" at 7.8%

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Ground wave dramas all showed a drop in viewing percentage.

MBC drama "One Spring Night" rated 5.5% - 7.8% on the 3rd, which is 0.2% lower than the previous day...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] New IU Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New IU stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[HanCinema's News] Yim Soon-rye and Hong Kyung-pyo Invited to Join Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences

2019/07/03 | Permalink

According to a report from Variety, Yim Soon-rye and Hong Kyung-pyo have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. Members of the Academy, as it is more informally called, are responsible for voting for the best pictures of the year in the United States centered Academy Awards ceremony...More

[HanCinema's News] Park Yoo-chun to Spend Time With his Younger Brother

2019/07/03 | Permalink

On July 3rd Park Yoo-chun's brother, Park Yoo-hwan, posted an English message on Twitter. The tweet reads, "Hi 바보 [fool]s! Today... I will not be streaming, going to spend time with hyung! Catch up with everything... Sorry! Will be streaming tomorrow though, I promise! Thank you again everyone"...More

[HanCinema's News] "Chubby Romance - Season 2" Releases Promotional Posters

2019/07/03 | Permalink

On July 5th the second season of the popular tvN Digital Drama "Chubby Romance" is set to begin. "Chubby Romance - Season 2" will continue the story of Soo-rin (played by Saetbyeol), a high school student who is learning to love herself no matter what she thinks she looks like...More

[HanCinema's News] Jeon Mi-sun Leaves Behind a Long Legacy in the South Korean Entertainment Industry

2019/07/03 | Permalink

In the wake of her death more attention is being paid to the sheer depth of Jeon Mi-sun's long career in the South Korean entertainment industry. She started working in dramas in 1989 and films in 1990. When the Korean Wave took off in the early 2000's, she was a well-established name...More

[HanCinema's News] Kang Han-na Past and Present

2019/07/03 | Permalink

Following the first two episodes of "Designated Survivor: 60 Days" Kang Han-na has made a big impact as a special agent, going from wedding dress to cool collected professional in barely an instant...More

[Videos] Character Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Justice"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Character teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Justice"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Videos] New Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Script Reading Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New stills and script reading photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Photos] New Shin Min-ah Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New Shin Min-ah stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Photos] New Episode 12 Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Wind Blows"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New episode 12 stills added for the Korean drama "The Wind Blows"...More

[Upcoming DVD Release] Korean Drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Korean drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo" is available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Video] Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Omnibus Movie "Two Person at the Same Town SE2"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Trailer added for the upcoming Korean omnibus movie "Two person at the same town SE2"...More

[Video] Character Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Astro Gardener"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Character trailer added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Astro Gardener"...More

[Video] New Behind-the-scenes Video for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes video for the upcoming Korean movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"...More

[Video] New Stills and Behind-the-scenes Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Exit - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New stills and behind-the-scenes video added for the upcoming Korean movie "Exit - Movie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "My Name Is KIM Bok-dong"

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean documentary "My name is KIM Bok-dong"...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2019/07/03 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2019/07/03 in Korea "Scent of a Ghost"...More

Theater in Honor of Actor Lee Byung-hun to Be Opened

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

A movie theater named after actor Lee Byung-hun will be opened at a multiplex in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province next week, Lotte Cinema said Tuesday...More

Actress Jeon Jong-seo Cast in Lead Role in U.S. Film

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Actress Jeon Jong-seo is crossing over into Hollywood just a little over a year after she debuted with renowned director Lee Chang-dong's "Burning"...More

Singer Ailee Releases New Album

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Singer Ailee released her first album in about three years, her first new release since her single in February 2017...More

Today's Photo: July 3, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Singer Ailee poses at a showcase for her new album in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 3, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Actress Jung So-min attends a press junket for her new film in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 3, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Women pick peaches on a farm in Imsil, North Jeolla Province on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 3, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/03 | Permalink

Visitors enjoy flowers at a festival at the Taejongdae park in Busan on Tuesday...More

[Orion's Ramblings] Rain Contemplates Regret and Redemption in First Teaser for "Welcome 2 Life"

2019/07/02 | Permalink

Parallel worlds are trending in Dramaland again, and MBC's upcoming "Welcome 2 Life" introduces its concept of them with an emotional bang. Rain and Lim Ji-yeon's characters have several obstacles to overcome, and if one life is a challenge, two make for a brutal wake up call...More

Hong Jong-hyun's Sculpture-Like Figure

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Actor Hong Jong-hyun was featured in the July issue of W Korea.

Hong Jong-hyun looks appealing in every angle in the pictorial for this fashion magazine...More

"Designated Survivor: 60 Days" Ji Jin-hee's Unchanging Middle-Aged Beauty

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

"Designated Survivor: 60 Days" actor Ji Jin-hee is the ideal middle-aged 'flower man'.

He recently posted a picture from the men's fashion magazine Arena on his Instagram...More

Oh Chang-suk and Lee Chae-eun Admit to Relationship

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Actor Oh Chang-suk and Lee Chae-eun are official. They are the second couple from "Taste Of Love 2".

Oh Chang-suk's agency announced on the 3rd that Oh Chang-suk and Lee Chae-un are seeing each other. Although the specific date is unknown, they were apparently drawn to each other while filming "Taste Of Love 2". They aren't thinking of getting married just yet....More

"True Beauty" Gets Virtual Casting Following Drama Confirmation

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

The webtoon "True Beauty", also known as "Descent of A Goddess", is back and the heat isn't dying down.

"True Beauty" has come back on Naver after a two-month break. Despite its absence, "True Beauty" managed to stay in top charts, and it's being serviced in other Asian countries as well. The webtoon belongs to the top 3 in local charts...More

Sin Won-ho PD, "Badminton Is One Out of Many Ideas"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

TvN explained the report that PD Sin Won-ho is making a badminton drama.

TvN explained, "Sin Won-ho is currently working on a medical drama. Badminton is one of many of his possible ideas"....More

Shin Min-ah's Pure Aura, "The Smell of Summer"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Shin Min-ah's beauty pictorial in ELLE was revealed in its July issue.

The jTBC drama "Chief of Staff" actress met with Chanel Beauty...More

Youn Yuh-jung Considers "No Second Chances"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Actress Youn Yuh-jung is considering coming back with "No Second Chances", a new MBC drama.

Her agency states she's been offered a role and is reviewing it with a positive mindset...More

Kang Hong-suk Joins "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Kang Hong-suk is spreading his wings in "Hotel Del Luna" once again.

Kang Hong-suk plays a reaper who guides spirits from Hotel Del Luna to the Other World. "Hotel Del Luna" is a horror-romance drama about an elite hotelier becoming the hotel's owner following a fateful incident...More

Park Hae-jin's Hallyu-Scale, Food Truck Every Day for "Secret - 2019"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Hallyu star Park Hae-jin's love for his staff is undying.

Park Hae-jin began filming the drama "Secret - 2019" in Kangwondo in March. Despite busy times, he's been providing the set with a food truck every day...More

[Ratings] "Investigation Partners Season 2" Tops Ground-wave Charts

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

"Investigation Partners Season 2" topped the ground-wave charts.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Investigation Partners Season 2" rated 6.1% and 8.6% on the 2nd...More

[HanCinema's News] "Long Live the King" Passes One Million Viewers

2019/07/02 | Permalink

In two weeks "Long Live the King" has scored over a million admissions at the box office. The results are reasonable for a gangster themed action comedy, but far below expectations. Director Kang Yoon-Sung instantly became a big name in South Korean film thanks to "The Outlaws" in 2017, which made nearly seven million by comparison...More

[HanCinema's News] Jeon Mi-sun Receives SNS Eulogy From Plan Korea NGO

2019/07/02 | Permalink

Content warning: The following text includes mention of depression and suspected suicide.

On July 1st the Non Governmental Organization Plan Korea made a post on SNS praising the late Jeon Mi-sun. The post praised Jeon Mi-sun for her dedication to doing charity work, noting her personal presence at Plan Korea's various meetings and events, and how she would personally sell products brought in for donation...More

[HanCinema's News] Jeon Jong-seo of "Burning" Fame Has Gone to Hollywood

2019/07/02 | Permalink

On July 2nd Jeon Jong-seo 's agency, My Entertainment, confirmed that Jeon Jong-seo would be playing the lead role in the upcoming film 'Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon' from director Ana Lily Amirpour. While Jeon Jong-seo joined the cast of the movie back in April this is the first report that she is playing the lead role, rather than a supporting one...More

[HanCinema's News] "Arthdal Chronicles" Top Fifth Straight Week on Good Data Report

2019/07/02 | Permalink

"Arthdal Chronicles" has topped the Good Data report for five straight weeks. The latest report, which covers the fourth week of June, is also the first one to feature data following Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo's divorce announcement. However, "Arthdal Chronicles" has actually lost some ground on raw metrics, and Song Joong-ki's position as a performer is unchanged at number three...More

[HanCinema's News] Lawsuit Filed Against "The King's Letters"

2019/07/02 | Permalink

On July 2nd Nanok Publishing filed an injunction to prevent the film from screening later this month. In a statement Nanok Publishing said that "The King's Letters" is based on a book for which they currently hold adaptation rights and for which they were not consulted...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Exit - Movie"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Exit - Movie"...More

[Photos] First Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

First stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Absolute Boyfriend"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Absolute Boyfriend"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Video] Second Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Second teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor John"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor John"...More

[Video + Photos] 5-Minute Highlight Video and Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "WATCHER"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

5-minute highlight video and press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "WATCHER"...More

[Photos] New Shin Se-kyung Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New Shin Se-kyung stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Justice"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Justice"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "I Hate Going to Work"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "I Hate Going to Work"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Wind Blows"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Wind Blows"...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Perfume"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Perfume"...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Love Affairs in the Afternoon"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Clip Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Homme Fatale"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New stills and clip added for the upcoming Korean movie "Homme Fatale"...More

[Video] 30s Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean-Japanese-American Documentary "Shusenjo: The Main Battleground of the Comfort Women Issue"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

30s trailer added for the upcoming Korean-Japanese-American documentary "Shusenjo: The Main Battleground of the Comfort Women Issue"...More

[Video] New Behind-the-scenes Video for the Korean Documentary "The Master"

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes video for the Korean documentary "The Master"...More

Fallen K-Pop Idol Gets Suspended Sentence

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Singer Park Yoo-chun talks to reporters as he leaves a remand prison in Suwon, Gyeonggi Province on Tuesday. /Newsis

Fallen K-pop idol Park Yoo-chun has managed to avoid jail in a drug scandal...More

Actor Kim Soo-hyun Discharged from Military

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Actor Kim Soo-hyun salutes his fans at Imjingak Pavilion near a military base in Paju, Gyeonggi Province on Monday.

Actor Kim Soo-hyun was discharged from the military on Monday after completing his mandatory 21-month service...More

Today's Photo: July 2, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Actress Kang Han-na waves at a press junket for her new TV series "Designated Survivor: 60 Days" in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: July 2, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Cha Ye-ryun attends a press junket for her new TV show in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: July 2, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Girl group GFriend pose at a showcase for their new album in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: July 2, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/07/02 | Permalink

Lotus flowers are in bloom in a pond in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province on Monday...More

Choi Soo-young, Modern and Chic

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Choi Soo-young steals the show with modern and chic appeal.

Fashion magazine Singles featured Girls' Generation singer and actress Choi Soo-young...More

"Stairway to Heaven" Resurfaces on Real Time Search

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

"Stairway to Heaven" is drawing attention.

According to EDGE TV, the first and second episodes of "Stairway to Heaven" were broadcasted on the 1st from 10:30AM...More

Shin Min-ah Gets Coffee Truck From Gong Hyo-jin for "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Shin Min-ah showed her gratitude for Gong Hyo-jin.

She posted pictures on her Instagram on the 1st of July saying, "Thank you, sis"....More

"Exit - Movie" Yoona's Acting Transformation, Action With No Stand-ins and Comedy

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Yoona from "Exit - Movie" is trying something new...More

Lee Bo-young Signs Contract With J-Wide Company

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Actress Lee Bo-young signed on with J-Wide Company.

J-Wide Company made an announcement on the 1st of July saying, "We plan on supporting her so that she can expand her spectrum and be active at what she does best. In addition, we plan on emphasizing Lee Bo-young's appeal via good dramas and movies based on trust and communication"...More

Kim Nam-gil, Kim Seo-hyung and Kim Jae-wook, Stars Who Would Pull Off their Drama Professions

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Netizens picked Kim Nam-gil as the star who would succeed with his drama profession.

Exciting DC City, run by community portal site DC Inside, and a taste search company called My Celeb conducted a survey on 'Stars Who Would Succeed With Their Profession From Dramas' and Kim Nam-gil was #1...More

TvN and OCN Decisively Lead Multi-Season Dramas

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Cable has braved some drastic challenges to differentiate themselves from other channels. The settling down of season dramas was a change led by cable. Thus, other seasonal dramas are being created, and eyes are on whether other changes and development can be made.

Cable introduced season dramas first. The flexible production environment of cable has become the backdrop for new challenges...More

[Ratings] "Investigation Partners Season 2" Tops Charts With 8.5%

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

"Investigation Partners Season 2" topped the charts.

The MBC drama "Investigation Partners Season 2" rated 5.9% - 8.5%, which is an increase of 0.2% compared to the previous episodes...More

[HanCinema's News] "Parasite" Compared to Other South Korean Films That Premiered at Cannes

2019/07/01 | Permalink

Over the weekend "Parasite" passed the nine and a half million viewer mark and looks poised to break the ten million benchmark soon. While much of "Parasite"'s success is attributed to the Cannes Film Festival, these domestic numbers are unprecedented compared to previous South Korean films that competed there...More

[HanCinema's News] Han Sang-jin Posts Memorial Photos of Jeon Mi-sun on Instagram

2019/07/01 | Permalink

In the wake of Jeon Mi-sun's death actor Han Sang-jin has posted pictures of the departed woman in costume on Instagram. The pictures were taken while Jeon Mi-sun, Han Sang-jin, and others were filming scenes in 2015 for then current drama "Six Flying Dragons"...More

[HanCinema's News] Stress Has Damaged Song Joong-ki's Scalp

2019/07/01 | Permalink

Following reports by a person close to "Arthdal Chronicles" that the filming of the drama did damage to Song Joong-ki's scalp, Internet searches for corroborating photos of this have spiked. Many of the pictures turned up by such searches are misleading. One of the more misleading ones is actually a photo taken of Song Joong-ki during his military service...More

[HanCinema's News] TvN Has a Broad July Genre Slate With "Search: WWW", "Designated Survivor: 60 Days" and "Hotel Del Luna"

2019/07/01 | Permalink

With two new dramas in July of very different tone, tvN continues to reenforce its reputation as a leading creative drama network. While "Hotel Del Luna" as a high concept fantasy romance is well in line with the network's brand, it will be joining the workplace minded "Search: WWW" and the political thriller "Designated Survivor: 60 Days" in a fairly broad genre slate...More

[HanCinema's News] "Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles" Expresses Regret at Jeon Mi-sun's Death

2019/07/01 | Permalink

A representative from the upcoming drama "Joseon Rom-Com Mung Bean Chronicles" has released a statement saying that the cast and crew of the drama feel empty following Jeon Mi-sun's death. The reason for this is that Jeon Mi-sun had been cast in a minor role for the drama that had yet been unannounced...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Detective"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Detective"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Different Dreams"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Different Dreams"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Absolute Boyfriend"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Absolute Boyfriend"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Abyss"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Abyss"...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Voice 3"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Voice 3"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Nokdu Flower"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Nokdu Flower"...More

[Photos] Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "WATCHER"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "WATCHER"...More

[Video + Photos] Special Teaser and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Special teaser and new stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Justice"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Justice"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Joseon Survival"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Joseon Survival"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Wind Blows"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Wind Blows"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Perfume"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Perfume"...More

[Video] New Behind-the-scenes for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Divine Fury"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes for the upcoming Korean movie "The Divine Fury"...More

[Video + Photos] New Clip and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Culprit"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New clip and stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Culprit"...More

Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "House of Hummingbird"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "House of Hummingbird"...More

[Video + Photo] New Trailer and Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean-Chinese-Japanese Animated Movie "My Tyrano: Together, Forever"

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

New trailer and poster added for the upcoming Korean-Chinese-Japanese animated movie "My Tyrano: Together, Forever"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/07/01 in Korea

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/07/01 in Korea: "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

Stars' Divorce Spoils Local Festival

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

A statue of the stars of the 2016 TV series "Descendants of the Sun" in a park in Taebaek, Gangwon Province /Yonhap

A local festival in Taebaek, Gangwon Province themed on the 2016 mega-hit TV series "Descendants of the Sun" has been canceled on news that its stars Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo are divorcing...More

'Aladdin' Becomes Sleeper Hit, Drawing 8 Million Viewers

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Disney's musical fantasy film "Aladdin" continues to cast its spell over Korean moviegoers.

According to the Korean Film Council, the film has drawn over 8 million viewers as of Sunday, some 39 days after its release here in late May...More

Actress Jeon Mi-sun Kills Herself

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Jeon Mi-sun

Actress Jeon Mi-sun was found dead in an apparent suicide at a hotel in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province on Saturday. She was 48...More

Director Hong Sang-soo Drops Divorce Proceedings

Source | 2019/07/01 | Permalink

Film director Hong Sang-soo has decided not to appeal a bizarre judgement that forces him to remain married to his wife...More

Today's Photo: July 1, 2019 [2]

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Footballer Lee Kang-in takes the ceremonial kick-off at a match between Incheon United and Gangwon FC in Incheon on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: July 1, 2019 [1]

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Surfers have fun at Songjeong Beach in Busan on Sunday...More

Do Kyung-soo IN, Kim Soo-hyun OUT

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Actor Kim Soo-hyun is done with National Service. On the same day, Do Kyung-soo takes the baton, as he begins his military service.

Kim Soo-hyun is being discharged from military service on the 1st. The discharge ceremony will be held behind closed doors within the first search party of the first division where he served. Later, he will deliver greetings to fans and reporters in front of the Imjingak Peace Bell near the unit...More

"Rest in Peace", Song Kang-ho, Yum Jung-ah and Others Say Goodbye to Jeon Mi-sun

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Content warning: The following text handles topics of depression and suspected suicide.

The showbiz is in mourning. Fellow actors and actresses who have known the deceased and her fans can't hide their sorrows.

The late Jeon Mi-sun's funeral has been arranged at the Seoul Asan Hospital on the 30th of June at 11AM. Visitors have been paying their respects, and according to the bereaved family, reporters are nowhere near the funeral room in the basement...More

Actress Jeon Mi-sun Has Passed Away, Funeral to Be Held at Seoul Asan Hospital

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Actress Jeon Mi-sun's funeral is being held at the Seoul Asan Hospital.

According to B O A Entertainment, the funeral is being held in Room 1 from 11AM onwards...More

[Ratings] "Mother of Mine" Rises in Percentage Once More

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

The viewing percentage of "Mother of Mine" climbed up once again.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV weekend drama "Mother of Mine" rated 26.4% and 32.7% on the 30th of June...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2019.06.28 ~ 2019.06.30

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The number one movie this week is "Aladdin"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Arthdal Chronicles"

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Arthdal Chronicles"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Voice 3"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Voice 3"...More

[Photos] New No Min-woo Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"

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New No Min-woo stills added for the Korean drama "Investigation Partners Season 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

More Older People Supportive of Late-Life Divorce

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

A quarter of older people in their 50s and 60s consider divorce perfectly acceptable as a kind of "graduation from marriage" or "sotsukon" in Japanese, a poll suggests...More

Septuagenarian Model Finds Happiness on the Catwalk

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Choi Soon-hwa

At 76 Choi Soon-hwa is one of Korea's oldest catwalk models, looking elegant with her silver hair at Seoul Fashion Week last year. A staffer at the Seoul Design Foundation said it was the first time that a model in her 70s appeared on stage but she proudly stood out among younger models in their 20s and 30s...More

Seoul's Population to Fall Below 9 Million in 15 Years' Time

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Seoul's population is expected to fall below 9 million by 2034 as residents flee to the suburbs, Statistics Korea forecast Thursday.

Ten years later the working-age population of most major cities will start to fall, except for the administrative city of Sejong...More

Korea Gains Another IOC Member

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Lee Ki-heung /Newsis

Lee Ki-heung, the head of the Korean Sport and Olympic Committee, was voted as a new member of the International Olympic Committee on Wednesday...More

Teen Gymnast Yeo Seo-jeong Has Vault Move Recognized by Global Body

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Gymnast Yeo Seo-jeong executes her eponymous vault move at the Korea Cup on Jeju Island on June 19...More

Monsoon Rain Falls Nationwide

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Pedestrians walk in the rain in Gwangju on Thursday. /Newsis

This year's first monsoon rains fell across the country on Wednesday, starting in southern parts as the weather front moved north...More

Appeals Court Finds for Forced Labor Victims

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Lawyers for Korean victims of wartime forced labor talk to reporters in front of the Seoul High Court on Wednesday. /Yonhap

The Seoul High Court on Wednesday upheld a district court's decision ordering Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal to pay seven victims of wartime forced labor W100 million each in compensation (US$1=W1,157)...More

Gender Rules Lifted on Wearing Hanbok for Free Admission to Royal Palaces

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

/Newsis

Visitors will be able to wear Hanbok or traditional Korean dress, corresponding to either gender and still enter Seoul's royal palaces for free starting next month, regardless of their own gender....More

Nexon Sell-off Likely to Flop

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Nexon chairman Kim Jung-ju is expected to scrap plans to sell his company after failing to narrow differences over the price and other terms with potential buyers...More

Orphaned Garbage to Return from Philippines

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

The rest of a shipment of garbage that was smuggled to the Philippines last year is expected to return to Korea in the second half of this year...More

Ceremony Marks 69th Anniversary of Korean War

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon speaks at a ceremony marking the 69th anniversary of the Korean War in Seoul on Tuesday.

An estimated 4,000 people took part in an event in Seoul on Tuesday to honor those who fought for South Korea in the Korean War...More

Double-Income Families Increase

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

The number of double-income families in Korea increased four percent last year as many older women found jobs to help make the ends meet amid a prolonged economic slump...More

Semiconductors Accounted for Half of Korea's Growth Last Year

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Korea's economy grew only around one percent last year if semiconductor exports are excluded, according to a state-run economic think tank.

There have been concerns for some time that Korea's economy is too dependent on microchips, and the think tank is the first to put a figure on the extent to which that is true...More

BTS Generate Mountains of Cash for Korean Economy

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

BTS practice their dance moves in a scene from Netmarble's mobile game "BTS World".

The huge commercial success of boy superband BTS is having a vivifying effect on several sectors of the Korean economy.

The direct and indirect effect of BTS on Korea's tourism industry as well as markets for computer games, apparel, cosmetics and food is estimated at more than W5 trillion a year (US$1=W1,158)...More

Koreans Buy Their 1st Home Later in Life

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Koreans now have to wait until an average age of 42 before they can afford to buy their first home. They borrow an average of 38 percent of their home value from banks...More

Top Singaporean Taxi Firm Embraces Hyundai's Ioniq Hybrids

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Hyundai vice chairman Chung Eui-sun (left) poses with ComfortDelGro chief Yang Ban Seng (center) in Singapore in this undated photo. /Courtesy of Hyundai Motor

Hyundai's Ioniq hatchback is continuing its success with Singapore's top taxi operator...More

Tougher Drunk Driving Curbs Go into Force

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

People caught driving after even one drink will face punishment as tougher regulations come into force Tuesday.

The new regulations slash the permissible blood alcohol level from 0.05 to 0.03 percent, according to the National Police Agency on Sunday, while the level for license cancellation is bolstered from 0.1 to 0.08 percent...More

Energetic Singer Finds Success Beyond the Dance Floor

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Multi-talented Instagram star Peggy Gou is enjoying global popularity among young music fans. The energetic 28-year-old, who is based in Berlin, visited Korea recently to film a video for her new song "Starry Night".

Gou is one of the three young Koreans who were included in Asia's "30 Under 30" by Forbes magazine in early this year, along with K-pop girl group Black Pink and model Han Hyun-min...More

Samsung Sells 1 Million 5G Phones

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Samsung has sold over 1 million of its first 5G phones in just 80 days after the Galaxy S10 hit store shelves, the company said Sunday. That boils down to 12,500 of the 5G smartphones being sold every day...More

Hyundai, Kia Among U.S. List of Top 10 EVs with Longest Range

Source | 2019/06/30 | Permalink

Hyundai and affiliate Kia's electric vehicles have been included in the top 10 electric cars with the longest range in the U.S.

In a recent ranking of EVs based on the distance they can travel on a full battery charge by U.S. auto website HybridCars, the Korean automakers followed only industry leader Tesla, which swept the top three spots...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Let Us Meet Now"

2019/06/29 | Permalink

In the third part of the "Let Us Meet Now" omnibus Jeong-eun (played by Lee Jung-eun of "Parasite" fame) is an older woman working two jobs to support her even older mother, who is suffering from dementia. The irony of such a story appearing in an omnibus that's ostensibly about North Koreans is dripping. It's little surprise that this story, 'Hello', came from director Boo Ji-young who made the union-driven film drama "Cart" a few years back...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Love As Much As Pain"

2019/06/29 | Permalink

I was reading an article recently about cost-effective philanthropy. The way it works is, that in some circumstances, making lots of money and then donating it is more efficient than trying to volunteer work yourself. I thought about this idea a lot during "Love As Much As Pain", a documentary about the missionary doctor Park Nu-ga, a man who offered free medical checkups and vitamins to obscure villages in the Phillipines. I thought about how ridiculous the base idea was- that the mere promise of money would be enough to get doctors out to these underserviced areas...More

[Hancinema Film Review] "Move the Grave"

2019/06/29 | Permalink

In a cinema such as the Korean, where the masters (Park Chan-wook, Lee Chang-dong, Bong Joon-ho) and the crime thrillers dominate the narrative, it is always a pleasure to discover films such as "Move the Grave", who justify the title "hidden gem" entirely. Let us see what this is about though...More

[Video] Acttion Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Fist and Furious"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean movie "Fist and Furious"...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Videos] Episode 1 Trailers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "WATCHER"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Episode 1 trailers released for the upcoming Korean drama "WATCHER"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[New Drama] "Que Sera, Sera 2"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "Que Sera, Sera 2" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "Snowy Sun"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "Snowy Sun" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "A Wise Doctor's Life"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "A Wise Doctor's Life" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "Half of a Half"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "Half of a Half" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "The Witch : Part 2"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "The Witch : Part 2" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Puppy"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Puppy" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Move the Grave"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Move the Grave" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Temptation of Aunt 2"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Temptation of Aunt 2" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Days of Wrath 2"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Days of Wrath 2" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Jukdo Surfing Diary"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Jukdo Surfing Diary" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Documentary] "Bring the Soul: The Movie"

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean documentary "Bring the Soul: The Movie" added to HanCinema database...More

The Beast (2019)

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

"The Beast"

Genres: Crime and Thriller
Running Time: 130 min.
Directed by: Lee Jeong-ho
Starring: Lee Sung-min, Yoo Jae-myung, Jeon Hye-jin-II...More

Today's Photo: June 29, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Actress Kim Hye-soo attends an event at the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival in Gyeonggi Province on Friday...More

Today's Photo: June 29, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

Women remove weeds at a park in Busan on Friday...More

Today's Photo: June 29, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/06/29 | Permalink

People have fun at an outdoor swimming pool in Ttukseom, Seoul on Friday...More

[Orion's Ramblings] "Doctor Detective" Hits us with Harsh Realities in First Teasers

2019/06/28 | Permalink

SBS's upcoming 'industrial accident mystery investigation' drama "Doctor Detective" reveals its three leads in its premiere teasers, and it paints the very real world where their struggles will take place. Park Jin-hee, Bong Tae-gyu and Lee Ki-woo are about to throw down, and lives are at stake...More

[HanCinema's News] Past Absence of Song Hye-kyo's Wedding Ring Given New Attention

2019/06/28 | Permalink

Following the news of Song Hye-kyo's divorce from Song Joong-ki, past photos of her wedding ring, or lack thereof, have been given new attention. Song Hye-kyo's wedding ring was noted to be absent during a November promotional event for "Encounter" as well as during a cosmetics launching event in March...More

[HanCinema's News] Advertisements Promoting Song Joong-ki's Wedding in his Hometown to Close Down

2019/06/28 | Permalink

The pending divorce of Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo is proving awkward for Song Joong-ki's hometown of Daejeon...More

[HanCinema's News] The Sad Ending to the Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo Love Story

2019/06/28 | Permalink

While accepting the best KBS acting award in 2016 Song Joong-ki described Song Hye-kyo as his most beautiful and lovely partner deserving of all honors. Song Hye-kyo responded in kind during her acceptance speech. There was more to their kind words then than just professional respect...More

[HanCinema's News] "Emergency Love Landing" Broadcast Days Still Unknown

2019/06/28 | Permalink

While "Emergency Love Landing" is expected to appear on tvN by the end of the year details about how it will be broadcast are still being worked out. The highly anticipated drama will star Son Ye-jin as a South Korean heiress who lands on the wrong side of the demilitarized zone by accident, where she runs across a North Korean played by Hyun Bin...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Jae-wook and Lee El Rumored to Be in a Relationship

2019/06/28 | Permalink

On June 27th various online communities have called attention to social media images which suggest that Kim Jae-wook and Lee El may be in a relationship. The posts consist of photos of their hands with very similar rings, possibly couple rings...More

[Upcoming DVD Release] Korean Movie "Swing Kids"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

Korean movie "Swing Kids" is available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Just out on DVD] Korean Movie "Unstoppable"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

Korean movie "Unstoppable" are available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Battle: Roar to Victory"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Exit - Movie"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Exit - Movie"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Goodbye Summer"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Goodbye Summer"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The King's Letters"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The King's Letters"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of a New Lunaqueen!"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of A New Lunaqueen!"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Culprit"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Culprit"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Fist and Furious"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Fist and Furious"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Omnibus Movie "A Daytime Picnic"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean omnibus movie "A Daytime Picnic"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Kim Ji-won Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Arthdal Chronicles"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New Kim Ji-won stills added for the Korean drama "Arthdal Chronicles"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Abyss"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Abyss"...More

[Video] 5-Minute Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

5-minute highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Hotel Del Luna"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Hotel Del Luna"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Moment at Eighteen"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Moment at Eighteen"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Video] New Clip Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Homme Fatale"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New clip added for the upcoming Korean movie "Homme Fatale"...More

[Photos] Finale Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Save Me 2"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

Finale stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Save Me 2"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Joseon Survival"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Joseon Survival"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The 12th Suspect"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The 12th Suspect"...More

[Photos] New Behid-the-scenes Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Divine Fury"

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

New behid-the-scenes stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Divine Fury"...More

Bucheon Film Fest Features Kim Hye-soo Retrospective

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

Korea's largest genre film festival kicked off in Bucheon, west of Seoul on Thursday. The 23rd Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival features 284 films from 49 countries during its 11-day run...More

BTS Game Becomes Instant Hit Worldwide

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

A mobile game featuring K-pop boy band BTS has taken the world by storm, becoming an instant success upon its release...More

Today's Photo: June 28, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

Yoona (left) and Jo Jung-suk pose at a press junket for their new film "Exit - Movie" in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: June 28, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

Actress Kim Hye-soo poses at a red carpet event for the opening ceremony of the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival in Gyeonggi Province on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: June 28, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

A visitor looks at the relics of Prince Hyomyeong of the Chosun Dynasty at the National Palace Museum of Korea in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: June 28, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/06/28 | Permalink

A thick sea fog hangs over Gwangan Bridge in Busan on Thursday...More

Korean Movie of the Week "Ode to the Goose"

Source | 2019/06/27 | Permalink

Korean movie of the week "Ode to the Goose" (2018)

Directed by Zhang Lu

With Park Hae-il, Moon So-ri, Jung Jin-young, Park So-dam, Lee Ok-hee-I, Park Yeong-I,...

Synopsis
Yoon-yeong has been harboring feelings for Song-hyeon, a friend's wife. When he finds out that she is divorced, Yoon-yeong and Song-hyeon take a trip to Gunsan on a whim...More

[Orion's Ramblings] Jung Kyung-ho is Feeling the Heat in First Teaser for "When the Devil Calls Your Name"

2019/06/27 | Permalink

July is coming in hot, particularly for those who have sold their soul to the prince of Hell himself. Upcoming tvN drama "When the Devil Calls Your Name" has released its first scorching teaser, giving us a pretty clear idea of the protagonist's fiery predicament...More

Park Ji-hyun Becomes Choi Wooshik's Fiancee in "Puppy"

Source | 2019/06/27 | Permalink

Actress Park Ji-hyun is coupling up with Choi Wooshik.

Park Ji-hyun plays Choi Wooshik's fiancée in the movie "Puppy", the latest by director Jason Kim from "Midnight Runners", which aims to release after his other movie, "The Divine Fury". Choi Wooshik and Gong Myung are headlining and Mega Box Plus M is in charge of distribution...More

Kam Woo-sung's Melodramatic Sensibility

Source | 2019/06/27 | Permalink

Actor Kam Woo-sung's acting doesn't need explaining. It seeps into you. From last year's SBS drama "Shall We Kiss First" to the current jTBC drama "The Wind Blows", the home theater is filled with Kam Woo-sung's melodramatic sensibility...More

Seo Kang-joon, Cha Eun-woo, Ong Seong-wu and Gong Myung Sally into July

Source | 2019/06/27 | Permalink

Seo Kang-joon, Cha Eun-woo, Ong Seong-wu and Gong Myung are coming to home televisions this July.

"WATCHER", the latest OCN original drama that's coming on the 6th of July, is a psychological thriller that delves into the reality of power. It follows the story of three men and women who join a special anti-corruption police investigation unit after their lives are shattered by a dramatic event. Seo Kang-joon takes on the role of Kim Yeong-goon, a policeman who witnesses a murder. Kim Yeong-goon is warmhearted and kind, but he acts cold and blunt purposely while he's in the police station. Due to a coincidence, he joins the anti-corruption police investigation unit after an acquaintance with Do Chi-kwang (Han Suk-kyu) and Han Tae-joo (Kim Hyun-joo), who are involved with a dramatic event...More

Song Joong-ki and Park Bo-gum to Go Legal With Malicious Slander and False Information

Source | 2019/06/27 | Permalink

Song Joong-ki and Park Bo-gum's agency has begun taking action against slander regarding them.

Blossom Entertainment declared on the 27th that the company will take legal action against malicious slander, false information and various rumors and defamatory postings related to its artists...More

[Ratings] "One Spring Night" Beats "Angel's Last Mission: Love" and "Absolute Boyfriend"

Source | 2019/06/27 | Permalink

"One Spring Night" stayed on the throne.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "One Spring Night" rated 6% and 8%...More

[HanCinema's News] Choi Wooshik Thanks KOFIC for Efforts Promoting "Parasite" at Reception

2019/06/27 | Permalink

On June 26th the Korean Film Council (KOFIC) held a reception celebrating "Parasite"'s Palme d'Or win at the Cannes Film Festival. The purpose of the event was to act as a rewards bonus for those who had supported the film's production and distribution...More

[HanCinema's News] DCInside Fan Gallery Responds to Song Hye-kyo and Song Joong-ki Split

2019/06/27 | Permalink

On June 27th the DCInside gallery for domestic South Korean dramas released a statement about Song Hye-kyo and Song Joong-ki's planned divorce. This gallery was deemed the most appropriate venue to make a statement as "Descendants of the Sun", having finished three years ago, no longer had its own exclusive gallery...More

[HanCinema's News] Song Hye-kyo's Agency Makes Statement About her Divorce

2019/06/27 | Permalink

Shortly after Song Joong-ki's legal team announced that they filed divorce papers for the actor, Song Hye-kyo's agency came out with their own statement on the issue. They stated that both parties to the divorce had ultimately been unable to work out their differences and requested extensive speculation to be kept to a minimum...More

[HanCinema's News] Park Bo-gum and "Encounter" Searches Spike in Response to Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo's Divorce Announcement

2019/06/27 | Permalink

In the wake of Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo's divorce announcement Park Bo-gum and "Encounter" have been rumored as possible causes. "Encounter" was Song Hye-kyo's first drama following her marriage to Song Joong-ki, and Park Bo-gum himself has been known as an old colleague to Song Joong-ki...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Si-young Wows Cameras at Mise-en-scène Short Film Festival Red Carpet

2019/06/27 | Permalink

Lee Si-young, best known in film for her recent role in "No Mercy - 2019", appeared on the red carpet for the Mise-en-scène Short Film Festival at Yongsan CGV...More

[Upcoming DVD Release] Korean Movie "Bittersweet Brew"

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Korean movie "Bittersweet Brew" is available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Just out on DVD] Korean Movie "Land of Happiness"

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Korean movie "Land of Happiness" is available to order on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos] Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Be Melodramatic"

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Script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Be Melodramatic"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Abyss"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Abyss"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Nokdu Flower"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "The Nokdu Flower"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Angel's Last Mission: Love"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "One Spring Night"

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New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "One Spring Night"...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor John"

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New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor John"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Chief of Staff"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Chief of Staff"...More

[Photos] Episode 15 Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Save Me 2"

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Episode 15 stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Save Me 2"...More

[Photos] First Choi Yu-hwa Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Class of Lies"

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First Choi Yu-hwa stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Class of Lies"...More

[Photos] Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Golden Garden"

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Posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Golden Garden"...More

[Video + Photo] Main Trailer and First Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of a New Lunaqueen!"

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Main trailer and first still added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Shining Star - Theater Version: The Birth of A New Lunaqueen!"...More

[Video] 30s Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Goodbye Summer"

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30s trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Goodbye Summer"...More

[Cast Update] Cast Updated for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Close to You - 2018"

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Cast updated for the upcoming Korean movie "Close to You - 2018"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Movie "Long Live the King"

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New stills added for the Korean movie "Long Live the King"...More

Korean Documentary Opening Today 2019/06/27 in Korea

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Korean documentary opening today 2019/06/27 in Korea "The Master"...More

Song-Joong-ki Calls Quits on Marriage to Song Hye-kyo

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Song Joong-ki (left) and Song Hye-kyo

Actor Song Joong-ki has filed for divorce from Song Hye-kyo after about two years of starry marriage...More

BTS Break Guinness Record for Best-Selling K-Pop Album

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BTS set a new Guinness record for the best-selling album ever in Korea on Tuesday...More

Talent Agency Boss Questioned on Pimping Charges

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Former YG Entertainment CEO Yang Hyun-suk leaves a police station in Seoul on Thursday. /Newsis

Former YG Entertainment chief Yang Hyun-suk was questioned by police on pimping charges on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 27, 2019 [4]

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Jung Hye-sung poses at a press junket for her new TV show in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 27, 2019 [3]

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Children react at a dinosaur-themed exhibition in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 27, 2019 [2]

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Women look at raincoats at a department store in Busan on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 27, 2019 [1]

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People walk in the rain at Haeundae Beach in Busan on Wednesday...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Divine Fury"

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Divine Fury"...More

Ahn Hyo-seop Considers "Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim Season 2"

Source | 2019/06/26 | Permalink

Actor Ahn Hyo-seop is considering the new SBS drama "Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim Season 2".

Star House Entertainment revealed on the 24th that Ahn Hyo-seop has been offered a starring role in "Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim Season 2"...More

Sukku Son, "I Want to Be Told I'm Different From Other Actors"

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Actor Sukku Son from the upcoming tvN drama "Designated Survivor: 60 Days", collaborated with GQ Korea and had an interview.

The actor posed with stunning eyes and natural poses in a dark-lit room. He even pulled off a Hawaiian-looking suit...More

Suzy Considers Director Kim Tae-yong's Latest

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Suzy might be director Kim Tae-yong's next heroine.

According to her agency, Management SOOP, Suzy has been offered a role in Kim Tae-yong's latest...More

Jung Hae-in Considers "Half of a Half"

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Actor Jung Hae-in is considering the drama "Half of a Half".

Jung Hae-in's agency, FNC Entertainment, announced that the actor is considering "Half of a Half"...More

Song Joong-ki Files for Divorce From Song Hye-kyo

Source | 2019/06/26 | Permalink

Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo are getting divorced.

The law firm in charge of defending Song Joong-ki said, "On behalf of Song Joong-ki we have filed for a divorce settlement with the Seoul Family Court on the 26th....More

"The Witch : Part 1. The Subversion" Confirms Part 2