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Jung Joon-young Arrested in K-Pop Scandal

Source | 2019/03/22 | Permalink

Jung Joon-young arrives at the Seoul Central District Court on Thursday.

Singer Jung Joon-young was arrested on Thursday on charges of secretly filming himself having sex and sharing the footage with his celebrity buddies on social media.

The Seoul Central District Court granted the arrest warrant due to concerns that he could try to destroy evidence...More

Cinema Attendance for February Hits Record High

Source | 2019/03/22 | Permalink

Movie theaters drew a record number of moviegoers for the month of February.

According to statistics released by the Korean Film Council, some 22.28 million people visited movie theaters last month, the highest for the month, raking in W190 billion in ticket sales, up 50.3 percent on-year (US$1=W1,129)...More

Minho of SHINee to Enlist in Marines for Mandatory Military Service

Source | 2019/03/22 | Permalink

Minho of boy band SHINee will enlist in the Marines for his mandatory military service next month...More

Today's Photo: March 22, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/22 | Permalink

Ji Min of girl group AOA attend a fashion show at Dongdaemun Design Plaza in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: March 22, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/22 | Permalink

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Visitors take a stroll at the National Folk Museum of Korea in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: March 22, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/22 | Permalink

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A woman takes a photo at the Cheonggye Stream in Seoul on Thursday...More

Korean Movie of the Week "Steel Rain"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Korean movie of the week "Steel Rain" (2017)

Directed by Yang Woo-seok

With Jung Woo-sung, Kwak Do-won, Kim Kap-soo, Kim Eui-sung, Lee Kyung-young, Jo Woo-jin,...

Began filming in : 2017/02/02
Wrapped up filming : 2017/06/08
Synopsis
A web-toon turned movie. A former North Korean Reconnaissance agent and the Chief of Foreign Affairs and Security conduct a secret mission to prevent the Korean War...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Ryu Deok-hwan Turns Into a Charismatic Lawyer for "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"

2019/03/21 | Permalink

Upcoming social satire drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo" has been dropping a nice supply of stills and videos, and yesterday was the turn of Ryu Deok-hwan's lonely lawyer to get some of the spotlight. His mysterious character will reportedly be an exciting part of the drama. I know when I'm being prepared for a twist, series. I can smell it. It smells stressful...More

Radio Star Edits Off Cha Tae-hyun

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Actor Cha Tae-hyun has been edited off the MBC TV show "Radio Star" for his involvement in golf betting...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoon Ji-oh to Start Using AfreecaTV Streaming Service

2019/03/21 | Permalink

On March 20th, Yoon Ji-oh announced on SNS that she would be making broadcasts from AfreecaTV in the future. She cited problems with the way Instagram and YouTube deal with later editing of live broadcasts...More

[HanCinema's News] Jung Woo-sung Currently Attending Florence Korea Film Fest

2019/03/21 | Permalink

The Florence Korea Film Fest begins today on March 21st. Actor and director Jung Woo-sung is a guest of the film festival. He was photographed leaving for the film festival on March 19th...More

[Interview] "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage" Star Lee Sun-kyun Is Busy in Film

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Actor Lee Sun-kyun interviewed regarding his latest film, "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

"Doctor Prisoner" Highly Successful After Only 2 Episodes

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

The new KBS 2TV drama "Doctor Prisoner" is on the road to success with the first two episodes hitting 10%.

"Doctor Prisoner", which began on the 20th, is a new kind of medical suspense drama about an ace doctor who is ousted from his hospital and becomes a medical chief of a prison. With Namgoong Min in the lead, the drama is said to have engaged viewers since the first episode...More

Oh Seung-yun to Join "The Nature of a Melo"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Actor Oh Seung-yun is starring in director Lee Byung-heon's JTBC drama "The Nature of a Melo".

TNI Cultures announced on the 20th that Oh Seung-yun will be starring in "The Nature of a Melo" as Lee Hyo-bong, the brother of documentary director Jeon Yeo-bin (Lee Eun-jung), one of the three leads in the drama...More

Lee Jong-hyun to Remain With CN Blue

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

FNC Entertainment announced Choi Jong-hoon-I's withdrawal from FT Island, but they have not ousted Lee Jong-hyun from CN Blue...More

[HanCinema's News] South Korean President Moon Jae-in Jokes About Success of "Extreme Job"

2019/03/21 | Permalink

On March 21st South Korean President Moon Jae-in attended an official function at the Euljiro branch of the Industrial Bank of Korea, where he met with and encouraged the bank's employees. They discussed the bank's investments, which include "Extreme Job". Moon Jae-in also created the bank's regular customers...More

[HanCinema's News] "Inseparable Bros" Official Promotional Event Opens

2019/03/21 | Permalink

On March 21st at the Apgujeong CGV in Gangnam the official rollout for "Inseparable Bros" was held. Shin Ha-kyun, Lee Kwang-soo, and Esom were all in attendance. Simple questions and photo time was also allotted...More

[HanCinema's News] Police Bribery Suspected in Choi Jong-hoon-I's Drunk Driving Incident

2019/03/21 | Permalink

It has been determined that Choi Jong-hoon-I's drunk driving incident from three years ago was not properly reported to higher authorities, even though he was apprehended by police. Bribery is believed to be the reason for this...More

[Ratings] "Doctor Prisoner" Hits 10%

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

"Doctor Prisoner" showed a tremendous increase in just two broadcasts.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the KBS 2TV drama "Doctor Prisoner" rated 12.2% and 14.1% on the 21st...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoon Ji-oh Releases Official English Statement

2019/03/21 | Permalink

On March 21st HanCinema obtained Yoon Ji-oh's as of yet unpublished official English language statement. Yoon Ji-oh fled to Canada five years ago out of fear for her safety in South Korea. The statement is written in her hand and transcribed without correction here...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Evil"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Character posters added added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Evil"...More

[Video + Photos] Main Trailer and First Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "A Diamond in the Rough"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Main trailer and first stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "A Diamond in the Rough"...More

[Video] Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Young Mom 2"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Young Mom 2"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Roh Moo-hyun and the Fools"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Main trailer added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Roh Moo-hyun and the Fools"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

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

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Banker"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "The Banker"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Fiery Priest"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Spring Turns to Spring"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Spring Turns to Spring"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "My Fellow Citizens"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "My Fellow Citizens"...More

[Photos] New Kim Jae-wook Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Her Private Life"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New Kim Jae-wook stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Her Private Life"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Beautiful World"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Beautiful World"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Photos] New Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mother of Mine"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Mother of Mine"...More

[Photos] New Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Save Me 2"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Save Me 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Listen to Your Heart. the Beautiful Mind"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Listen to Your Heart. The Beautiful Mind"...More

[Photo] First Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Blackout"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

First still added for the upcoming Korean movie "Blackout"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Song Young-chang

New stills added for the Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

Tax Officials Probe YG Entertainment

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

The National Tax Service has launched a probe into YG Entertainment, the talent management agency that used to represent Seungri of boy band Big Bang, who has been engulfed in a widening scandal.

According to sources, NTS investigators raided YG Entertainment's headquarters in Hapjeong-dong in northwestern Seoul on Wednesday and seized documents...More

Na Hoon-a Proves Enduring Popularity as Concerts Sell Out

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Veteran singer Na Hoon-a has proved he is still a popular draw with an instant sellout of his concerts to be staged in May...More

Today's Photo: March 21, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Actress Han Ji-min poses at a wrap party for her TV series, "The Light in Your Eyes", in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: March 21, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Girl group Momoland pose at a showcase for their new album in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: March 21, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

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Models walk the catwalk at a fashion show at Dongdaemun Design Plaza in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: March 21, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/21 | Permalink

Students walk in the rain at Ewha Womans University in Seoul on Wednesday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Jo Jae-yoon Becomes a Police Chief for "Save Me 2"

2019/03/20 | Permalink

Jo Jae-yoon is back shortly after "SKY Castle", and he brings his recent reality show experience with him. We finally have some basic information on his character for "Save Me 2", which will be a different role to his Jo Wan-tae from the first season, "Save Me"...More

Oh Yoon-ah's Shares Photos from Lingerie Shoot

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Actress Oh Yoon-ah has shared her graceful images from a recent lingerie photoshoot...More

Will Kim Hak-eui and Jang Ja-yeon Case Receive Special Prosecutor?

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

In a recent poll, about 70 percent of respondents said they are in favor of an independent counsel to uncover the truth behind former Vice Justice Minister Kim Hak-ui's alleged 'separate sexual favors' and the late Jang Ja-yeon's case...More

Seungri and Jung Joon-young's Offenses Ripple Far Beyond Hallyu

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Seungri and Jung Joon-young's chat room has hit showbiz, society, and the international scene like a tsunami. The industry is suffering from the retirement of those involved and the suspension of certain TV shows...More

[HanCinema's News] "My Only One" and "The Light in Your Eyes" Top Good Data Report in Their Final Weeks

2019/03/20 | Permalink

As expected, "My Only One" remained at the top of the Good Data report in its final week, marking off its third straight ranking as number one. "The Light in Your Eyes" in its final week was a surprisingly close number two. While "My Only One" had an overall percentage of 16.24 (out of 100%), "The Light in Your Eyes" had 14.53% of social media mentions of the studied dramas...More

[HanCinema's News] MBC Releases Promotional Trailer for "The Banker"

2019/03/20 | Permalink

On March 20th MBC released an extended promotional trailer for "The Banker". Though the name may sound simple, the drama is promising to be a dynamic one. Stills from the drama give lead actor Kim Sang-joong a crazed look as the titular auditor Dae-ho - a high-performing manager who gets wrapped up in conspiracies and investigations...More

FT Island's Choi Jong-hoon-I May to Go to Prison Due to Illegal Video Distribution

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

FT Island's Choi Jong-hoon-I, who is being charged with the distribution of illegal videos, has committed an offense worth 3 to 5 years in prison.

Lawyer Kim Young-joo explained the legalities on the SBS TV show "TV News At Night" on the 19th...More

[HanCinema's News] Cha Tae-hyun Officially Dismissed From Radio Star

2019/03/20 | Permalink

Cha Tae-hyun will no longer appear on MBC Radio's late night talk show 'Radio Star'. The announcement was made by MBC on March 20th...More

[Spoiler] "Spring Turns to Spring" Lee Yoo-ri's Unstable Memory

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the MBC drama "Spring Turns to Spring", Kim Bo-mi (Lee Yoo-ri) and Lee Bom's (Uhm Ji-won) memories grew unstable...More

[HanCinema's News] Speculation Mounts About Authenticity of Jung Joon-young's 'Golden Phone'

2019/03/20 | Permalink

On March 19th, the SBS program 'Night of TV Entertainment' revealed suspicious circumstances in the turnover of Jung Joon-young's 'Golden Phone' to authorities. Namely, the program noted how Jung Joon-young re-entered South Korea from the United States on March 12th, but was not searched at that time...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoon Ji-oh Clarifies Statement Regarding Jang Ja-yeon and the "Casting Couch"

2019/03/20 | Permalink

On March 19th, Yoon Ji-oh appeared on the news program 'Tonight with Kim Je-dong' to discuss the Jang Ja-yeon case. Come March 20th, Yoon Ji-oh posted extended thoughts on the topics discussed during her interview, namely her use of the term 'casting couch'...More

[Ratings] "Doctor Prisoner" Starts Off Strongly

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

"Doctor Prisoner" came in first in its first week.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the first episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Doctor Prisoner" rated 8.4% and 9.8%...More

[Photos] New Lee Kwang-soo Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Inseparable Bros"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New Lee Kwang-soo stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Inseparable Bros"...More

[Video] Review Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Birthday"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Review trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Birthday"...More

[Just out on DVD] Korean Movie "Ode to the Goose"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Korean movie "Ode to the Goose" are available to order on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Church Brother"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Church Brother"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Animated Movie "Pororo, Treasure Island Adventure - Theater Version"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean animated movie "Pororo, Treasure Island Adventure - Theater Version"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and a Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "My Fellow Citizens"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New stills and a trailer added for the upcoming Korean drama "My Fellow Citizens"...More

[Photos] New Park Min-young Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Her Private Life"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New Park Kim-young stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Her Private Life"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Cast Update] Cast Updated for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The President's Aide"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Cast updated for the upcoming Korean drama "The President's Aide"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scenes Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2019/03/20 in Korea

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Korean movies opening today 2019/03/20: in Korea "Money", "Idol" and "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/03/20 in Korea

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/03/20 in Korea "Doctor Prisoner"...More

Pre-Orders Skyrocket for BTS' New Album

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

BTS sold more than 2.68 million copies of their new album in pre-orders in less than a week...More

Today's Photo: March 20, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Yoon Bora (left) and Hwang Woo-seul-hye attend a preview of their new film, "Sun-Kissed Family", in Seoul on Tuesday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

Actress Kim So-yeon poses at a press junket for her new TV series, "Mother of Mine" in Seoul on Tuesday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/20 | Permalink

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Students enjoy warm weather at Chonbuk National University in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province on Tuesday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Lee Yo-won and Choi Gwi-hwa Courted for OCN's "Running Investigator"

2019/03/19 | Permalink

OCN is taking a break from the usual violent crimes, and turns to something more insidious with upcoming drama "Running Investigator". The series is courting Lee Yo-won and Choi Gwi-hwa to lead this story about human rights violations. The cast is very exciting, and it can count me in to keep an eye on it with this premise...More

Jang Ya-yeon and Kim Hak-eui to Be Reinvestigated

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Park Sang-gi, the Minister of Justice, announced that reinvestigations will take place if necessary regarding the late vice-Minister of Justice Kim Hak-eui and the late Jang Ja-yeon...More

More People Exposed in Seungri and Jung Joon-young Investigations

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Celebrities and powerful people alike are falling at the revelations of their law-breaking deads. Secret conversations on Kakao Talk have been exposed. What they called a joke is actually a chat full of crimes and illegally taped videos. Starting with Seungri and Jung Joon-young, the outline of the members of chat group is slowly materializing with Yoon Joon-hyung, Choi Jong-hoon-I, and Lee Jong-hyun...More

[Video] Third Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Banker"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Third teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "The Banker"...More

Sung Dong-il, Ha Ji-won, and Kim Yoon-jin Come Together for "Collateral"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Sung Dong-il, Ha Ji-won, Kim Yoon-jin and Kim Hee-won are starring in the movie "Collateral".

"Collateral" is a human comedy about a debt collector who kidnaps a woman's young daughter as collateral. The movie is invested and distributed by CJ ENM while comedy mastermind JK Films and Red Rover co-produce...More

Ji Chang-wook Soon to Be Released from Military Service

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Everyone is anticipating the comeback of Ji Chang-wook.

Ji Chang-wook posted a picture a while ago, wearing a rider jacket and riding his motorbike...More

Goo Ha-ra Comes Back as Singer in Japan on the 31st

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Goo Ha-ra is making a comeback at a Japanese music festival.

On the 14th, she promoted the musical festival that's happening on the 31st at Yokohama, Japan, on her Instagram...More

[Spoiler] "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment" Ko Hyun-jung Heads to Trial

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment", Jo Deul-ho (Park Shin-yang) and Lee Ja-kyeong (Go Hyun-jung) met in court. Lee Ja-kyeong was against Jo Deul-ho's request for a witness, but the judge allowed it...More

[HanCinema's News] MBC News Anchor Wang Jong-myung Apologizes for Treating Yoon Ji-oh Rudely During Interview

2019/03/19 | Permalink

The MBC Newsdesk program issued an apology on March 19th for the way anchor Wang Jong-myung interviewed Yoon Ji-oh on the March 18th broadcast. Over a six-minute thirty-second live interview, he asked her four times to divulge names of people associated with the Jang Ja-yeon case...More

[HanCinema's News] Warrant Expected for Jung Joon-young's Arrest on March 21st

2019/03/19 | Permalink

On March 19th the Seoul Police Department announced that they would be issuing arrest warrants soon for charges related to the ongoing Burning Sun nightclub scandal. The announced warrants are for Jung Joon-young and the nightclub employee Mr. Kim, and will be deployed on March 21st...More

[Ratings] "The Light in Your Eyes" Ends Strongly

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

"The Light in Your Eyes" had a shining ending.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the JTBC drama "The Light in Your Eyes" rated 9.731%...More

[HanCinema's News] "Mother of Mine" to Fill the Big Shoes of "My Only One"

2019/03/19 | Permalink

On March 19th at the Imperial Palace Hotel, KBS2 began the official rollout for "Mother of Mine". The new weekend drama will start in the 8 PM KST timeslot previously occupied by "My Only One"...More

[HanCinema's News] Song Hye-kyo Posts Instagram Photo

2019/03/19 | Permalink

On March 16th, Song Hye-kyo posted a new photo on Instagram. In it, she is dressed in modest, all black, and appears to be gazing off at something in the distance...More

[HanCinema's News] Cha Tae-hyun's Seven Years of Work on 2 Days & 1 Night Now in Flux

2019/03/19 | Permalink

Following revelations that he participated in sports gambling, Cha Tae-hyun's future is now unknown. As of March 19th, KBS has still not answered questions or posted information about the future of the variety show that makes his reputation, 2 Days & 1 Night...More

[Upcoming DVD Releases] Korean Movies "LOVE+SLING", "Stand By Me", "Life Risking Romance" and "Marionette"

2019/03/19 | Permalink

Korean movies "LOVE+SLING", "Stand By Me", "Life Risking Romance" and "Marionette" are available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

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

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Shin Ha-kyun

First stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Inseparable Bros"...More

[Video] Longer Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Longer highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

[Video + Photos] Third Teaser and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Third teaser and new stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"...More

[Video] Third Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "I Hate Going to Work"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Third teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "I Hate Going to Work"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Banker"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "The Banker"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Fiery Priest"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Big Issue"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Big Issue"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

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

[Video] New Trailer Added for the Korean Documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New trailer added for the Korean documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Videos] New Trailer and Behind-the-scenes Video for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Watching"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes video for the upcoming Korean movie "Watching"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos] Press Conference Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mother of Mine"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Press conference images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Mother of Mine"...More

Seungri Applies to Delay Military Service Over Scandal

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Seungri (center) of boy band Big Bang leaves the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency after questioning last Friday. /Yonhap

Seungri of boy band Big Bang has applied for his looming enlistment to be postponed while he is subject to a criminal investigation for pimping and other charges...More

[Photos] Press Preview Pictures for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Roman"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Director Jo Han-chul, Lee Soon-jae, Lee Chang-geun, Jung Young-sook, Lee Ye-won-I and Bae Hae-sun

Press preview pictures for the upcoming Korean movie "Roman"...More

[Photo] New Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Stranger Than Jesus"

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

New still added for the upcoming Korean movie "Stranger than Jesus"...More

Police Seek Arrest of Jung Joon-young in K-Pop Scandal

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Jung Joon-young leaves the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency after questioning last Friday. /Newsis

Police have filed for an arrest warrant for singer Jung Joon-young on charges of secretly filming sex tapes and sharing them on social media.

Police summoned Jung for questioning on Sunday and grilled him until the following morning. It was the second time the star was questioned by police. Last Thursday right after the allegations arose, he turned himself in to the police after returning from the U.S...More

Actor Park Seo-joon Honored as 'Rising Star' at Asian Film Awards

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Park Seo-joon poses with an award trophy at the Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong on Sunday.

Actor Park Seo-joon won the Rising Star of Asia Award at this year's Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong on Sunday...More

Taeyeon Set to Release New Single

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Taeyeon of Girls' Generation will release a new single on Sunday. It is her fourth single since she launched her solo career in 2015. She has also released three mini albums and one full-length album...More

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

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Actress Park Shin-hye poses at a preview of the film "Money" in Seoul on Monday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Nana (left) and Jang Ki-yong pose at a press junket for their new TV series "Kill It" in Seoul on Monday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Actress Jeon Do-yeon poses at a preview of her new film "Birthday" in Seoul on Monday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/19 | Permalink

Forsythias are in bloom in Daegu on Monday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] "The Guest - Drama" Gets a Film Version, Cast Still Unconfirmed

2019/03/18 | Permalink

News exclusives are a cruel, fickle thing. A Korean news portal reported yesterday that Kim Dong-wook, Kim Jae-wook and Jung Eun-chae would reunite for a "The Guest - Drama" film, along with director Kim Hong-seon-I at the helm. While reality comes to dash the joy of the casting confirmations, there is hope to be found for "The Guest - 2019"...More

Jang Ja-yeon's Case Being Buried Under New Scandals

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

The Internal Reporting Movement begged, "Please don't let your attention waver until a thorough investigation is made into the late Jang Ja-yeon case and a special law is enacted to punish the perpetrators".

The IRM stated, "The release of "Jung Joon-young's chat room" has taken away all the attention to celebrities' and the late Jang Ja-yeon's message, 'humans before power' is fading"....More

Jung Joon-young's Bone-chilling Comments From the Past

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Singer Jung Joon-young is being charged with sharing videos of himself having sex and raping women on a Kakao Talk chat group. His comments on television have come under scrutiny...More

[HanCinema's News] Jung Joon-young Case Leads Investigators to Cha Tae-hyun Gambling Allegations

2019/03/18 | Permalink

On March 16th 'News at 9', on KBS1 revealed another co-conspirator in the ongoing Jung Joon-young scandal. Cha Tae-hyun, most famous for his appearances in the Sunday variety show '2 Days and 1 Night', has appeared in Jung Joon-young's phone logs participating in gambling on golf games...More

[HanCinema's News] South Korean President Holds Briefing on Jang Ja-yeon and 'Burning Sun'

2019/03/18 | Permalink

On March 18th in the afternoon, South Korean President Moon Jae-in underwent an hour long report on the Jang Ja-yeon investigation as well as the 'Burning Sun' investigation centered around Jung Joon-young. In a statement, he expressed disappointment about how these cases were handled...More

Seungri Applies for Enlistment Deferment to Cooperate With Ongoing Investigation

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Former Big Bang member Seungri, who has been booked with charges of prostitution and more, claimed that he would apply to the Military Manpower Administration for a deferment of his enlistment and cooperate with the investigations sincerely...More

#MeToo Prosecutor Seo Ji-hyun Horrified by Seung-ri and Jung Joon-young's Chat

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Prosecutor Seo Ji-hyun who triggered another wave in the "MeToo movement by disclosing fact of sexual abuse within the prosecution said that she is greatly saddened by reactions of the public regarding the charges of prostitution made against Seungri and charges of illegal filming and circulation of sex videos on Jung Joon-young...More

[HanCinema's News] "My Only One" Hits Six Year Ratings Record

2019/03/18 | Permalink

While "My Only One" failed to reach the 50% ratings record as some were anticipating this weekend, it did manage to hit a six year record for domestic broadcasts. The final number was 48.5%. To put this number into context, this means that approximately thirteen million people were believed to have watched it...More

Choi Soo-jong From "My Only One" Becomes the Face of Fathers Everywhere

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Choi Soo-jong's performance in "My Only One", the recently completed weekend drama that almost hit 50%, has won him recognition...More

[HanCinema's News] South Korean Media All Over Park Shin-hye's New Style

2019/03/18 | Permalink

On March 17th Park Shin-hye attended an event for promoting the clothing brand Mojo S. Phine. There was also a fan signing as well as a photozone available...More

[Spoiler] "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment" Kim Myung-kook Asks Park Shin-yang for a Promise

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

On the episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment" on the 8th, Lee Jae-ryong (Kim Myung-kook) asks Jo Deul-ho (Park Shin-yang) for help...More

[HanCinema's News] South Korean Box Office in February Up 50% Compared to Last Year

2019/03/18 | Permalink

On March 18th the Korean Film Council released its data for the South Korea's February box office. According to their figures, attendance rates increased by 43% and overall revenues increased by 50%, boosted in large part by "Extreme Job"...More

"The Light in Your Eyes" Sets Record of 8.5%

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

"The Light in Your Eyes" increased in viewing percentage.

The JTBC drama "The Light in Your Eyes" rated 8.5% on the 18th which is a 0.6% increase compared to the previous episode...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Banker"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "The Banker"...More

[Photos + Video] New Behind-the-scenes Stills and Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Idol"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes stills and video added for the upcoming Korean movie "Idol"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Watching"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Watching"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Roh Moo-hyun and the Fools"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Roh Moo-hyun and the Fools"...More

[Video] 30s Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Land on the Waves"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

30s trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Land on the Waves"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Fiery Priest"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos + Video] Press Conference Images and a Highlight Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Prisoner"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Press conference images and a highlight video added for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Prisoner"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos + Video] New Images and a Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New images and a trailer added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos + Videos] New Stills and Videos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New stills and videos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Legal High"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Legal High"...More

[Cast Update] Cast Updated for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Search: WWW"

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Cast updated for the upcoming Korean drama "Search: WWW"...More

Actress Bae Doona Appears on Cover of American Vogue

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Actress Bae Doona has become the first Korean to appear on the cover of U.S. fashion magazine Vogue in its 127-year history. 

She shares the cover of the April issue with film stars Scarlett Johansson of the U.S. and Deepika Padukone of India...More

Speed Skater Lee Sang-hwa in Relationship with Singer KangNam

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Lee Sang-hwa (left) and KangNam

Olympic speed skating champion Lee Sang-hwa and singer KangNam are dating...More

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

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Visitors have fun in a tulip garden at an amusement park in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province on Sunday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Visitors crowd Gyeongbok Palace in Seoul on Sunday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/18 | Permalink

Visitors enjoy their time in Gurye, South Jeolla Province on Sunday...More

Choi Soo-jong of "My Only One" Can't Forget the 6 Months of Kang Soo-il

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Actor Choi Soo-jong said goodbye to his character Kang Soo-il from "My Only One".

The KBS 2TV weekend drama "My Only One" starred Choi Soo-jong as Kang Soo-il, a man who is devoted to his daughter. Choi Soo-jong described his character best and reinstated his name as 'the nation's actor'...More

Short-form Drama "Farmer's Academy" to Be Released on the 30th

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

The unseen cuts of the short-form drama "Farmer's Academy" were released.

"Farmer's Academy" is a short-form drama about Han Byeol (Yoon Bo-mi), a sweet potato plantation farm girl who joins the Korea National College of Agriculture and Fisheries, and feels the love for farming and meeting new friends...More

Kim Jung-hyun's Health Recovery in the Last 6 Months

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Actor Kim Jung-hyun, who had put everything on hold for 6 months, finally showed some signs of his well-being.

He made a post on his fan café on the 16th saying, "I am working on getting better. I have so much to do and I miss you all"....More

Choi Yeo-jin to Star in "I Am Alone" on Netflix

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Actress Choi Yeo-jin is starring in the Netflix drama "I am Alone".

"I am Alone" is the story of a woman who meets "Holo', an individual hologram AI who is always on her side...More

"Romance is a Bonus Book", a Healing Drama

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

"Romance is a Bonus Book" came to a heartwarming end.

The final episode of the tvN drama "Romance is a Bonus Book" was broadcast on the 17th...More

Kim Sa-rang to Come Back With "Abyss"

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Actress Kim Sa-rang is starring in tvN's "Abyss".

"Abyss" is a fantasy drama about a man and a woman who are reborn through "Abyss" in completely different visuals and track down the man who killed them...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2019.03.15 ~ 2019.03.17

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

The number one movie this week is "Captain Marvel"...More

Ku Hye-sun Commemorates Jang Ja-yeon

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

 

Ku Hye-sun commemorated the late Jang Ja-yeon.

Ku Hye-sun posted on her Instagram on the 17th, "My older sister who gave me hot packs for my hands. My older sister whom I don't have one picture with. Rest in heaven. You beautiful person"...More

Kim Hye-ja, Han Ji-min and Nam Joo-hyuk Behind the Scenes of "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

The jTBC drama "The Light in Your Eyes" released behind-the-scene cuts of Hye-ja's (Kim Hye-ja) secret.

In the previous episodes, Hye-ja's time breakaway was explained; she was suffering from Alzheimer's disease, and the story so far had been happening in her head. Twenty-five-year-old Hye-ja (Han Ji-min) was seventy-year-old Hye-ja's past. The narration said, "I had a long dream. But I don't know if I'm dreaming about myself getting old, or if the old me is dreaming of being young. I have Alzheimer's"....More

[Spoiler] "My Only One" Touching Ending, Choi Soo-jong Found Not Guilty, Becomes Orphanage Director

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

On the final episode of the KBS 2TV drama "My Only One", Kang Soo-il (Choi Soo-jong) requested a re-trial, and was found not-guilty. He also became an orphanage director.

Previously, Kang Soo-il had been in jail under the false charges of killing someone. Wang Dae-ryook (Lee Jang-woo) found some suspicious elements in his father-in-law's case, and realized that he'd been framed. He started investigating the truth, including the real criminal, Yang Yeong-dal (Lee Yeong-seok), but it wasn't easy...More

[Ratings] "My Only One" Fails to Reach 50% in the Ratings

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

"My Only One" failed to make it through 50% in the ratings, but it was close.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "My Only One" rated 42.8% and 48.9% on the 17th...More

[Videos] Character Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Her Private Life"

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Character teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Her Private Life"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Romance Is a Bonus Book"

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Nana Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

New Nana stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

How to Get Rid of Embarrassing Data on Your Phone

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Seungri of boy band Big Bang arrives at the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency for questioning on Thursday.

Renegades across Korea are frantically deleting their chat histories after misogynistic comments and surreptitiously filmed sex tapes in a celebrity group chat came to light when one K-pop star took his phone in for repairs...More

More Koreans Diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

More and more Koreans, especially in their 20s and over 70, are being diagnosed with bipolar disorder.

The National Health Insurance Service said Thursday the number of patients rose from 71,687 in 2013 to 86,706 in 2017. Patients over 70 took up the largest proportion at 305 per 100,000 people, followed by 20-somethings with 209 and 30-somethings with 195...More

Golfer Park Sung-hyun Donates W100 Million to Charity

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

World No. 1 golfer Park Sung-hyun donated W100 million to the Community Chest of Korea on Thursday (US$1=W1,135)...More

Employment Up But Figures Deceptive

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

The number of people in employment rose by 260,000 in February on-year, putting a temporary stop to growing unemployment...More

More Koreans in Their 30s and 40s Buy Imported Cars

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Car purchases by the key demographic of consumers in their 30s and 40s have declined for three years running, but they still buy more and more foreign cars...More

Teen Actress Wins Award at Film Festival in Egypt

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Teen actress Kim Si-ah won an award at a film festival in Egypt...More

Author Hwang Sok-young Nominated for Man Booker Int'l Prize

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Novelist Hwang Sok-young has been included in the long list for this year's Man Booker International Prize for his novel "At Dusk". He is only the second Korean writer to be considered for the prize after Han Kang, who won it in 2016 and was nominated in 2018...More

After-School English Classes for Small Kids to Resume

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

After-school English classes for first and second graders will resume in April after a vote in the National Assembly reversed a ban, according to the Education Ministry on Wednesday...More

Spending on After-School Classes Soars to New Record

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Spending on private after-school classes for youngsters has hit a new record as the public education system shows no sign of emerging from its chronic stupor.

Spending on crammers has risen for three years running even though public schools have fewer pupils to prepare for adult life due to the low birthrate...More

Entertainment Giants Team up to Manufacture 'Next BTS'

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Entertainment giant CJ E&M has teamed up with Big Hit Entertainment, the talent agency representing superstar boy band Bangtan Boys, also known as BTS, to manufacture a new K-pop band...More

Korea to Suffer Labor Shortage Despite Higher Retirement Age

Source | 2019/03/17 | Permalink

Korea is expected to suffer a shortage of the working-age population even if the retirement age is raised to 65...More

[Orion's Drama News] Crimes and Family Times

2019/03/16 | Permalink

We're back to stressing over fresh premieres assaulting our watchlist, as this week brings us the start, and goodies, of "Doctor Prisoner", "Kill It", "Confession - Drama" and "Mother of Mine". We have plenty more from shows further down the road, as well as some really fun casting news...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"

2019/03/16 | Permalink

Designed with the centennial of the March 1st Movement in mind, "1919 Yu Gwan-sun" serves an obvious purpose as a documentary. We may know Yu Gwan-sun by name, but who was she? And who were the women she collaborated with in prison? They were not always so well known. The opening scene depicts the writing of a New York Times article in 2018 that helped bring Yu Gwan-sun to prominence. "1919 Yu Gwan-sun" goes further, giving context to the lives of the other women who were in the Seodaemun prison who also defied Japanese authority...More

[Hancinema Film Review] "Clean Up"

2019/03/16 | Permalink

Maybe it is a bit too early to say this, but "Clean Up" seems to be among the best independent Korean films of the year, and one of the most interesting movies that have been released from the country during the latest years...More

[Hancinema Film Review] "Scarlet Innocence"

2019/03/16 | Permalink

After adapting the traditional tale of Hansel and Gretel in a modern, Korean setting, Yim Pil-sung decided to do the same with the classic Korean folktale Simcheongga, by creating an atmospheric, erotic thriller. Let us see how he fared...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Slow Video"

2019/03/16 | Permalink

The heavily bespectacled Jang-boo (played by Cha Tae-hyun) initially looks like a blind guy. However, narration and flashback soon makes it clear that Jang-boo's problem is not that his vision is too weak, but rather, that it's too awesome, because he can process everything in slow motion. Alas, actually using this power, or even just trying to use his eyesight to do boring normal everyday stuff, is burdensome to Jang-boo. So instead he uses this power to stalk Soo-mi (played by Nam Sang-mi) via closed circuit television...More

[Videos] New Trailers Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Birthday"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

New trailers added for the upcoming Korean movie "Birthday"...More

[Photos] New Character Shots Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Banker"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

New character shots added for the upcoming Korean drama "The Banker"...More

[Photos] New Stills and a Behind the Scenes Image Added for the Korean Drama "Romance Is a Bonus Book"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

New stills and a behind the scenes image added for the Korean drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Nam Joo-hyuk Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

New Nam Joo-hyuk stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Legal High"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Legal High"...More

[Video + Photos] Highlight Video and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Highlight video and new stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

[New Drama] "Joseon Survival"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "Joseon Survival" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "Queen's Children"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "Queen's Children" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "Hip Hop King - Nasna Street"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean drama "Hip Hop King - Nasna Street" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "The Night of the 8th Day"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "The Night of the 8th Day" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "One Punch"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "One Punch" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "I Don't Like Younger Men 3"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "I Don't Like Younger Men 3" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Clean Up"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Clean Up" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Masterpiece"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Masterpiece" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Documentary] "Wish You Were Here"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean documentary "Wish You Were Here" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Documentary] "Roh Moo-hyun and the Fools"

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean documentary "Roh Moo-hyun and the Fools" added to HanCinema database...More

Another Busy Year Ahead for Young Actress Kim Hyang-gi

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Actress Kim Hyang-gi who emerged as a box-office draw last year with a couple of hit films, is gearing up for another successful year as one of the most promising actresses this year...More

A History of Jealousy (2019)

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

"A History of Jealousy"

Genres: Drama and Romance
Running Time: 94 min.
Directed by: Jung In-bong
Starring: Nam Gyu-ri, Oh Ji-ho...More

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

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

Pedestrians walk in the rain in Gwanghwamun, Seoul on Friday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/16 | Permalink

A women walks in a snow-covered park in Taebaek, Gangwon Province on Friday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] "The Banker" Releases Teaser, Introduces Chae Si-ra, Yoo Dong-geun and Kim Tae-woo's Characters

2019/03/15 | Permalink

After enjoying the man himself, "The Banker" brings us the visuals and the information on his three fellow leads, portrayed by Chae Si-ra, Yoo Dong-geun and Kim Tae-woo. The series has also released a second teaser, so we get to meet the extended cast in brief, but glorious shots. I feel like I'm going to love-hate so many people here. This is drama happiness...More

[Cast Update] Cast Updated for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Spring Night"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Cast updated for the upcoming Korean drama "Spring Night"...More

[Photos] Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mother of Mine"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Mother of Mine"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Pororo, Treasure Island Adventure - Theater Version"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Pororo, Treasure Island Adventure - Theater Version"...More

[Photos] New Poster and Behind-the-scenes Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Underage"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New poster and behind-the-scenes stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Underage"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Spring Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "To My River"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "To My River"...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Land on the Waves"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Land on the Waves"...More

[Photos] New Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Birthday"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New character posters added for the upcoming Korean movie "Birthday"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scenes Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Sun-Kissed Family"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Sun-Kissed Family"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Second Life"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Fiery Priest"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

[Upcoming DVD Releases] Korean Movies "Herstory" and "Microhabitat"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Korean movies "Herstory" and "Microhabitat" are available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos] New Joo Jin-mo Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Big Issue"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New Joo Jin-mo stills added for the Korean drama "Big Issue"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Romance Is a Bonus Book"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

[Just out on DVD] Korean Movie "The Battleship Island"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Korean movie "The Battleship Island" is available to order on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Prisoner"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Prisoner"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Lee Yi-kyung Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New Lee Yi-kyung stills added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Videos] 4-Minute Highlight Video and Episode 1 Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

4-minute highlight video and episode 1 trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Voice 3"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Script reading images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Voice 3"...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoon Ji-oh Addresses Media At Feminist Demonstration

2019/03/15 | Permalink

Yoon Ji-oh spoke at a feminist demonstration on the morning of March 15th at Gwanghwamun Square. In a statement directed at nearby press, she continued to emphasize the need for a continued investigation of Jang Ja-yeon's alleged suicide...More

[HanCinema's News] Police locate six of Jung Joon-young's phones

2019/03/15 | Permalink

Police claim to have acquired six phones related to illegal sexual videos produced and distributed by Jung Joon-young. The announcement was made on March 15th. Forensic investigation of the phones is underway...More

[HanCinema's News] Stills released of Nam Gyu-ri wearing a wedding dress in "A History of Jealousy"

2019/03/15 | Permalink

"A History of Jealousy" released on March 14th, and with it movie stills. In them we can Nam Gyu-ri wearing a wedding dress...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Spring Turns to Spring"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Spring Turns to Spring"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Legal High"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Legal High"...More

[Video + Photos] Episode 1 Trailer and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Episode 1 trailer and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

[Video] Third Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Beautiful World"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Third teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Beautiful World"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Photos] New Kim Kyung-nam-II Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New Kim Kyung-nam-II stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mother of Mine"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Mother of Mine"...More

[Videos + Photos] New Teasers and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "I Hate Going to Work"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

New teasers and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "I Hate Going to Work"...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoo Joon-sang records song for "Liver or Die"

2019/03/15 | Permalink

Yoo Joon-sang is singing a song for the drama he's appearing in, "Liver or Die". The songwriter specifically crafted the song for Yoo Joon-sang, in light of his renewed popularity...More

[HanCinema's News] Son Seung-won to Serve Four Years in Prison for Drunk Driving

2019/03/15 | Permalink

Son Seung-won is going to jail for four years on drunk driving charges. This follows sustained outrage at the details of his case, where Son Seung-won was caught and then attempted to run away from authorities...More

Music Video by Ha Hyun-woo & Kim Yuna Released for the Korean Documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Music video by Ha Hyun-woo & Kim Yuna released for the Korean documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"...More

[Video] Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "I Don'T Like Younger Men 3"

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "I Don't Like Younger Men 3"...More

[Video] "Stranger Than Jesus" Drops Winning Main Trailer

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Stranger than Jesus"...More

BTS Take 2 Spots on Global Top Albums Chart

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

BTS landed in the annual best-selling album chart released on Wednesday by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI), which represents the worldwide record music industry...More

Police Implicated in K-Pop Scandal

Source | 2019/03/15 | Permalink

Jung Joon-young (left) and Seung-ri speak to reporters as they arrive at the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency for questioning on Thursday.

Police are increasingly suspected of rampant collusion in an explosive sleaze scandal involving some of the biggest lights in K-pop...More

Today's Photo: March 15, 2019 [4]

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Jennie of girl group Black Pink attends a promotional event for a cosmetics brand in Seoul on Thursday...More

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

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Sulli poses at a promotional event for a jewelry brand in Seoul on Thursday...More

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

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Girl group Mamamoo pose at a showcase for their new album in Seoul on Thursday...More

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

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Flowers are in bloom in Jongno, Seoul on Thursday...More

Korean Drama of the Week "Assembly"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Korean drama of the week "Assembly" (2015)

Directed by Choi Yoon-suk-IV, Hwang In-hyeok

Written by Jeong Hyeon-min

Network  : KBS

With Jung Jae-young, Song Yoon-ah, Ok Taecyeon, Jang Hyun-sung, Park Young-gyu, Kim Seo-hyung,...

20 episodes - Wed, Thu 22:00
Synopsis
A human political drama based in the National Assembly which is the base of politics and the hall of the people...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] "Kill It" Introduces Foreign Characters

2019/03/14 | Permalink

We've had all manner of casting news about OCN's upcoming "Kill It", the 'killer action' drama about a veterinarian hitman with a hidden past and a detective chasing a serial killer, and it looks like Dramaland is about to deliver another helping of non-Korean characters. Can the usual cringe be turned into a win...More

Jung Joon-young Re-acquires Sex Tape

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Singer Jung Joon-young, who's being accused of illegally filming and distributing of sex videos, apparently deleted the video when the victim found out, then asked a friend he'd sent it to for a copy...More

[Spoiler] "He Is Psychometric" Shin Ye-eun Snaps at Kim Won-hae

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the tvN drama "He Is Psychometric", Yoon Jae-in (Shin Ye-eun) took sides with Ian (Jinyoung)...More

Seungri Suspected for Gambling Abroad and More Prostitution

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New suspicions about Seungri have arisen.

A source reported SNS information about Seungri who may have possibly made a habit of going abroad to gamble and for planned prostitution...More

"He Is Psychometric" Experiences a Sharp Drop of Female Viewers in Their 50s

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

 

With the successful "The Crowned King" gone, the new tvN drama "He Is Psychometric" began on the 11th with a viewing percentage of 3.0%, a drop of 5.8% since the final episode of "The Crowned King". These numbers changed because women in their 50s are not following "He Is Pscyhometric"...More

Jung Joon-young Apologizes to the Public for Sex Tape Scandal

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Singer Jung Joon-young appeared in front of several cameras on the 14th at the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency. He made appearance 3 days after being aware of the controversy over illegal shooting and distribution of sex videos...More

[Spoiler] Yoo Joon-sang Was the Perfect Poong-sang in "Liver Or Die"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Yoo Joon-sang was the perfect Poong-sang.

Yoo Joon-sang took on the role of Poong-sang in the KBS 2TV drama "Liver or Die". Poong-sang is a middle-aged man who has so much affection for his delinquent siblings and "Liver or Die" is a drama that makes us look back on the meaning of family...More

[HanCinema's News] Han Hyejin, Jun Hyun-moo, and Variety Show "I Live Alone" Top Good Data Report

2019/03/14 | Permalink

Interest in Han Hyejin, Jun Hyun-moo, and the variety show they appear in, "I Live Alone", is exploding. This is most likely a result of Han Hyejin and Jun Hyun-moo's recently announced divorce...More

[Spoiler] "Spring Turns to Spring" Uhm Ji-won and Lee Yoo-ri Lose Memories

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

On the latest episodes of the MBC drama "Spring Turns to Spring", Lee Bom (Uhm Ji-won) and Kim Bo-mi (Lee Yoo-ri) experienced memory loss...More

[Ratings] "Liver or Die" Ends on New Record

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

"Liver or Die" ended with a new record.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the KBS 2TV drama "Liver or Die" rated 20.5% and 22.7%...More

[HanCinema's News] Petition Demanding Police Protection for Yoon Ji-oh Hits 200,000 Signatures

2019/03/14 | Permalink

On March 13th a petition to the South Korean government demanding police protection for Yoon Ji-oh in regards to the Jang Ja-yeon investigation hit 200,000 signatures. This is the minimum threshhold at which the government must issue an official response as to their position on the subject...More

[HanCinema's News] Actor Turned Director Kim Yun-seok of "Underage" Cites Ha Jung-woo as Inspiration

2019/03/14 | Permalink

On March 13th at 11 AM a press conference was held at the Apgujeong CGV for the upcoming film "Underage". This is the first stint as a director for actor Kim Yun-seok...More

[HanCinema's News] Behind the Scenes Footage Released for "He Is Psychometric"

2019/03/14 | Permalink

Following the first week of "He Is Psychometric", tvN has released behind the scenes footage of the drama and hints of what is to come. Jinyoung and Shin Ye-eun have also discussed the context of what they were doing in these pictures...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Si-eon, Han So-hee, and Kwon Soo-hyun Join "Abyss"

2019/03/14 | Permalink

Lee Si-eon, Han So-hee, and Kwon Soo-hyun have been confirmed for "Abyss". The upcoming fantasy drama stars Park Bo-young as Se-yeon and Ahn Hyo-seop as Cha-min, a mismatched pair come back from the dead to track down a murderer...More

[Video] New Behind-the-scenes Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Birthday"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes video added for the upcoming Korean movie "Birthday"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Underage"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Main trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Underage"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

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

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Prisoner"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Prisoner"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Kim Seon-ho-I Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New Kim Seon-ho-I stills added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Legal High"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Legal High"...More

[Photos] New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "My Fellow Citizens"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "My Fellow Citizens"...More

[Photos] Press Preview for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Lee Sun-kyun, director Lee Jeong-beom, Jeon So-nee and Park Hae-joon

Press preview for the upcoming Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

[Photos] New Couple Shots Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Her Private Life"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New couple shots added for the upcoming Korean drama "Her Private Life"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

[Photo] New Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New still added for the upcoming Korean drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Video] New Behind-the-scenes Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Money"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes video added for the upcoming Korean movie "Money"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2019/03/14 in Korea

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Korean movies opening today 2019/03/14 in Korea: "A History of Jealousy", "1919 Yu Gwan-sun" and "A Haunting Hitchhike"...More

[Photo] First Poster for Korean movie "A Diamond in the Rough" Is Full of Love

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

First poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "A Diamond in the Rough"...More

[Photos + Video] Juxtaposing Posters and Videos Released for Korean Documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

New posters and videos added for the upcoming Korean documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"...More

Today's Photo: March 14, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Singer Park Bom poses at a showcase for her new album in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: March 14, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

Models pose with tulips in Myeong-dong, Seoul on Wednesday at an event to promote an amusement park's annual festival...More

Today's Photo: March 14, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/14 | Permalink

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Staff look at flowers at the National Institute of Horticultural and Herbal Science in Wanju, North Jeolla Province on Wednesday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Kang Ji-hwan and Kyung Soo-jin Offered Time-Slip Drama "Joseon Survival"

2019/03/13 | Permalink

TV Chosun is bringing the time traveling theme back for a spin, and it's currently courting Kang Ji-hwan and Kyung Soo-jin for leading roles. "Joseon Survival" depicts the strong friendship between Jeong-rok, a courier and former national archery athlete, and Im Kkeok-jeong of the Joseon dynasty...More

Goo Ha-ra Denies Involvement With Seungri Controversy

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

Singer Goo Ha-ra denied any involvement with Seungri's latest controversy.

She made a post on Instagram on the 12th when a netizen commented, "You're from the same academy as the great Seungri. Are you involved? Did you go somewhere else?"...More

Campaign to Credit Staffers Earns 80,000 Hits

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

"Support Ending Credits", a video campaign supporting listing staff names in ending credits, is stirring up conversation...More

Min Hyo-rin Models New Spring Colors and Fashion

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

IFNE, a female street brand, revealed their 2019 S/S collection with Min Hyo-rin.

In the images, the actress is wearing a beige colored trench coat, which is the 'it' color this spring, with a sky blue blouse and jeans...More

"Coffee Friends" Yang Se-jong, Sehun, and More Successfully Sell Newest Menu Item

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

On the last day of business, tvN's "Coffee Friends" added a new drink to the menu that was a complete hit. Yang Se-jong, Choi Ji-woo, Jo Jae-yoon, Yoo Yeon-seok, Son Ho-jun appear along with part-timers Yunho, and Sehun...More

[Spoiler] Will "Liver Or Die" Have a Happy Ending?

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

On the latest episodes of "Liver or Die", Poong-sang (Yoo Joon-sang) finally got his liver transplant. His wife Gan Boon-sil (Shin Dong-mi) agreed to be his donor, but Poong-sang's younger sister Hwa-sang (Lee Si-young) finally understood his intentions and decided to join Jeong-sang (Jeon Hye-bin) and do it. The surgery was a success and all three of them woke up fine...More

[HanCinema's News] Namgoong Min Posts "Doctor Prisoner" Image

2019/03/13 | Permalink

On March 13th, Namgoong Min posted a picture on his Instagram. In it, he has a downcast, moody expression, is wearing a suit, and is surrounding by moody, ambient red light. The picture was taken during the filming of "Doctor Prisoner"...More

[HanCinema's News] Jung Joon-young Removed From Agency Due to Seungri Scandal

2019/03/13 | Permalink

On March 13th Make Us Entertainment announced they were terminating their contract with Jung Joon-young. The decision follows revelations that Jung Joon-young was involved with taking clandestine sexual videos at Seungri's club, Burning Sun...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoon Ji-oh in Tears in Instagram Broadcast

2019/03/13 | Permalink

On March 13th Yoon Ji-oh released a short Instagram broadcast. In it she breaks down in tears over fears of how new progress in the Jang Ja-yeon investigation may be covered up. But she also expresses gratitude to viewers whose interest in the case has caused the investigation into Jang Ja-yeon's death to be reopened...More

[HanCinema's News] Oh Cho-hee Insists She Has No Involvement With Jung Joon-young Video Scandal

2019/03/13 | Permalink

On March 13th actress Oh Cho-hee posted a picture of herself and her dog on Instagram. The picture is captioned by an adamant denial of her involvement with Jung Joon-young's video scandal...More

[Spoiler] "Spring Turns to Spring" Lee Yoo-ri Attacked by Choi Byung-mo

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the MBC drama "Spring Turns to Spring", Park Yoon-cheol (Choi Byung-mo) framed Kim Bo-mi (Lee Yoo-ri)...More

[HanCinema's News] Nam Gyu-ri Discusses Weight and New Movie on Radio Program

2019/03/13 | Permalink

On March 13th Nam Gyu-ri appeared on the radio program Cinetown with Park Seon-young. Nam Gyu-ri was last on the program a year ago. Park Seon-young observed that Nam Gyu-ri was looking much healthier than last year. Nam Gyu-ri confirmed that she had gained three kilograms, having weighed under forty kilograms during her last appearance...More

[Ratings] Yoo Joon-sang's Surgery Helps Keep "Liver Or Die" on Top

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

With one more episode to go, "Liver or Die" is still on the throne.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the KBS 2TV drama, "Liver or Die" rated 17.6% and 20.4%, which is the same as the record breaker from last week...More

Another "Kingdom" Staff Member Passes Away, Filming Conditions Criticized

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

A second "Kingdom" staff member has passed away.

Netflix Original drama "Kingdom - Season 2" told MBN Star, "A production staff member recently passed away in a car accident. This is a terrible thing to happen and we give our condolences to the family"....More

[Photos] New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Underage"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Underage"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Love as Much as Pain"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Love As Much As Pain"...More

[Video] New Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Money"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Money"...More

[Photos + Video] New Posters and Videos Added for the Korean Documentary "Granny Poetry Club"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New posters and videos added for the Korean documentary "Granny Poetry Club"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Hotel by the River"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

Main trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Hotel by the River"...More

[Video] Character Feature Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

Character feature released for the upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New character posters added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New stills and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Video] Second Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

Second teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mother of Mine"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Mother of Mine"...More

[Photos] Jo Bok-rae Transforms in Stills for Korean Movie "Stranger Than Jesus"

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

New Jo Bok-rae stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Stranger than Jesus"...More

YG Entertainment Stocks Tumble on Seungri Scandal

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

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A major scandal involving Seungri of K-pop boy band Big Bang and other celebrities has sent the stock of his management agency YG Entertainment into a nosedive...More

Jung Joon-young Booked in Sex Tape Scandal

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

Jung Joon-young arrives at Incheon International Airport on Tuesday. /Newsis

Police have launched a full-blown investigation into allegations that singer Jung Joon-young illegally videotaped himself having sex with women and then shared the clips in a sleazy celebrity chat group.

The Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency booked Jung a day after a media report accusing the singer of the crime. Jung arrived in Seoul on Tuesday afternoon from the U.S. where he was filming a TV show...More

BTS to Release New Album Next Month

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

BTS will release a new album next month. The boys' management agency Big Hit Entertainment said on Tuesday they will release "Map of the Soul: Persona" on April 12.

It comes eight months after their previous release, "Love Yourself: Answer", a repackaged version of their third full-length album, "Love Yourself: Tear", in August last year...More

Today's Photo: March 13, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

Girl group Dream Note pose at a showcase for their new album in Seoul on Tuesday...More

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

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A woman poses in front of the City Hall in Seoul on Tuesday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/13 | Permalink

A visitor looks at flowers at a temple in Seoul on Tuesday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Um Tae-goo, Chun Ho-jin, Esom, and Kim Young-min Join "Save Me 2"

2019/03/12 | Permalink

OCN's "Save Me 2" keeps the faith alive, as the Dramagods have brought the previously teased main cast together, and more. Um Tae-goo, Chun Ho-jin and Esom have confirmed their roles, and they are also joined by Kim Young-min in a very interesting character. The news also comes with some changes in previously released character descriptions...More

SBS Drama Decides to Be Cautious Due to Numerous Injuries

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

The SBS drama department is struggling. Actors and directors are in physical pain...More

WOMAD Shares Views on Seungri and Jung Joon-young

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

WOMAD claims Jung Joon-young's controversy about illegal sex videos is just the tip of the iceberg...More

Nam Bo-ra Is Perfect at All Angles

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Nam Bo-ra looks perfect in the latest pictures that she posted on Instagram with the words, "Tea time"...More

"He Is Psychometric" Jinyoung Shows Off Chocolate Abs

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Jinyoung from GOT7 reveals his abs in tvN drama "He Is Psychometric".

He takes on the role of an awkward psychometrist named Ian. He's full of himself because of his powers, but on the inside, he hides a painful story...More

[Interview] Yeo Jin-goo Looks Forward to Working With IU

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Yeo Jin-goo is excited to work with "IU".

Star of the recent "The Crowned Clown" who played double roles is continuing his hard work. He's coming back with the new tvN drama, "Hotel Del Luna", with IU...More

Yoon Kyun-sang One of Hallyu's Tallest Actors

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Actor Yoon Kyun-sang is almost 190 centimeters tall and the lookout for other male celebrities this tall has begun.

Other than Yoon Kyun-sang, Julien Kang, Lee Ki-woo, and Lee Kwang-soo are 190 to 192 centimeters tall...More

[Spoiler] "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment" Kim Myung-gook and Lee Byung-wook Suspect Go Hyun-jung

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment", Lee Jae-ryong (Kim Myung-kook) suspected Lee Ja-kyeong (Go Hyun-jung) of killing Kim Joon-cheol (Lee Hyo-jung)...More

[HanCinema's News] "Extreme Job" to Appear Via Video on Demand Services

2019/03/12 | Permalink

The big Korean movie of the winter finally becomes viewable in South Korean homes on March 13th. "Extreme Job" came out on January 23rd, but has been slow in reaching the secondary market because it was still making money in theaters...More

[HanCinema's News] "A History of Jealousy" Releases Stills of Nam Gyu-ri, Oh Ji-ho, and Kim Seung-hyun-I

2019/03/12 | Permalink

Still have been released for "A History of Jealousy", a mystery melodrama set to release on March 14th. This will be the first mainstream release for director Jung In-bong, whose only public directing credit to date has been on the omnibus film "The Way - 2017" about lonely elderly citizens...More

[Ratings] "The Light in Your Eyes" Lights Up First

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

"The Light in Your Eyes" ratings increased.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the JTBC drama "The Light in Your Eyes" rated 7.9%, which is 0.2% more than the previous episode...More

[HanCinema's News] Narsha Promotes Diet With Glamorous Instagram Shots

2019/03/12 | Permalink

On March 11th Narsha released some pictures on Instagram. In them, she is wearing a one piece swimsuit on the beach...More

[HanCinema's News] "My Only One" and Lead Actor Choi Soo-jong Rank At the Top of Latest Good Data Report

2019/03/12 | Permalink

On March 11th the Good Data Corporation released its latest weekly report on trends regarding dramas and drama actors. Based on analyzing references in social media, "My Only One" is the most popular drama and Choi Soo-jong the most popular actor...More

[HanCinema's News] Go Jae-yee Releases Stunning Wedding Photos

2019/03/12 | Permalink

On March 11th actress Go Jae-yee released photos of her wedding from December 30th of last year on SNS. She described the experience as unforgettable...More

[Photos] Reading Stills Added and Cast Updated for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Start"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Reading stills added and cast updated for the upcoming Korean movie "Start"...More

[Video] 30s Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Money"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

30s trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Money"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Inseparable Bros"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean movie "Inseparable Bros"...More

[Photos] New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Second Life"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Second Life"...More

[Video + Photos] Main Trailer and First Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Love as Much as Pain"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Main trailer and first stills added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Love As Much As Pain"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Super Margin"...More

[Video] New Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "A History of Jealousy"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "A History of Jealousy"...More

[Video] 30s Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean-Japanese Movie "Memories of a Dead End"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

30s teaser released for the upcoming Korean-Japanese movie "Memories of a Dead End"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Fiery Priest"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Big Issue"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Big Issue"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Item"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "My Fellow Citizens"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "My Fellow Citizens"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

Kang Ha-neul: "It Is Important to Know About the Existence of Shinheung Military Academy"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Kang Ha-neul has expressed his thoughts about his participation at the encore run of musical Shinheung Military Academy....More

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

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Full Moon"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-stills Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

New behind-the-stills stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

Bang Bang's Seungri to Retire from Showbiz After Scandal

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Seungri of boy band Big Bang, who has been at the center of an explosive scandal involving pimping, drug abuse and sexual assault at his former nightclub, announced his retirement from showbusiness on Monday...More

Other Celebrities Implicated in Seungri Scandal

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

Jung Joon-young

Police are extending their probe into Seungri of boy band Big Bang on pimping charges to other celebrities who are also suspected of involvement in one way or another...More

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

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

/Newsis

Children learn how to wear a mask at a kindergarten in Daegu on Monday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

/Newsis

Students stage a flash mob in Busan on Monday, ahead of the centennial of the Korean government-in-exile in Shanghai in 1919...More

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

Source | 2019/03/12 | Permalink

/Yonhap

Students participate in a Confucian ritual at Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul on Monday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Kim Dong-wook is Here to Clean House as "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"

2019/03/11 | Permalink

We finally have the first stills from MBC's upcoming "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo", as we get to meet Jo "Palm Blast" Jin-gap (Kim Dong-wook) himself. The hero with a temper will be aiming it at workplace injustice, a very timely topic that could use some dedicated social satire dramas...More

Film Directors Endeavor to Expand Korean Film

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Director Kang Je-gyu changed the paradigm of the Korean film industry. When he came out with the 1999 spy film "Shiri" worth less than 3 billion won, he was sure Korea could be like Hollywood. "Shiri" not only set a record of 6 million admissions, but it grew the size of the domestic Box Office to an unprecedented level...More

[HanCinema's News] Suwon Enjoying Increased Food Tourism Thanks to "Extreme Job"

2019/03/11 | Permalink

Yeom Tae-young, the mayor of Suwon, recently presented a congratulatory plaque to representatives of About Film. The production company behind "Extreme Job" sent four representative to the meeting, including two of the movie's writers. The meeting took place on March 11th...More

Ji Chang-wook Stars in the Shinheung Military Academy Musical

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Actor Ji Chang-wook performed in the military musical "Shinheung Military Academy" at the Seoul Gwangrim Art Center on the 5th...More

[HanCinema's News] Jin Se-yeon of "The Item" Salutes Fans in a Police Uniform

2019/03/11 | Permalink

On March 7th Jin Se-yeon uploaded a picture of herself to Instagram. She exhorts followers to be careful of yellow dust. The yellow dust season had been particularly bad in South Korea during that time...More

[HanCinema's News] Jin Goo Transforms Throughout "Legal High"

2019/03/11 | Permalink

Jin Goo has been gaining traction for his work in "Legal High". In that drama, he plays the unstoppable lawyer Tae-rim who is constantly on the attack against enemy weaknesses. Yet he also deals with past trauma, and compensates with relaxation...More

[HanCinema's News] "Innocent Witness" Passes 2.4 Million Admissions

2019/03/11 | Permalink

According to the Korean Film Council, "Innocent Witness" had 35,860 admissions on Sunday. This brings it current total to 2,421,612. It's ranking was third for the day and fourth for the weekend...More

KBS's "My Only One" Ready to Break 50% for First Time in 9 Years

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

"My Only One" is nearing 50% with several episodes to go.

The KBS 2TV drama rated 44.1% and 49.4% on the 10th....More

Seungri's Investigation Highlights Other Wrongdoings

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Now that Seungri's Kakao Talk messages are out, singer Jung Joon-young is being investigated for circulation of illegal videos...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Young-eun and Na Hye-mi to Appear in New Daily Drama "Queen's Children"

2019/03/11 | Permalink

A representative from Na Hye-mi's agency confirmed that Na Hye-mi is in the final stages of agreeing to appear in "Queen's Children", the new daily drama from KBS. This follows reports last month that Lee Young-eun was also taking a role...More

Seungri Declares His Retirement From Big Bang

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Big Bang's Seungri, who has been embroiled in controversy over his club Burning Sun and allegations of prostitution, has announced his retirement...More

[Spoiler] "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment" Go Hyun-jung's Last Days

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment", Lee Ja-kyeong (Go Hyun-jung)'s involvement with Daesan Welfarewas revealed by Lee Jae-ryong (Kim Myung-kook) and Gong Chang-soo (Lee Byung-wook)...More

[Ratings] "Haechi" and "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment" Beat "The Item"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

"Haechi" came in first.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the SBS drama "Haechi" rated 6.5% and 7.5%...More

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

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Hotel by the River"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean movie "Hotel by the River"...More

[Video] New Behind-the-scenes Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Birthday"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes video added for the upcoming Korean movie "Birthday"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Land on the Waves"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "The Land on the Waves"...More

[Video] New Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Spring Again"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Spring Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Fiery Priest"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Images Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New images added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photo + Video] New Poster and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New poster and teaser added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos] New Chae Jung-an Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Legal High"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New Chae Jung-an stills added for the Korean drama "Legal High"...More

[Photos] New Jang Ki-yong Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

[Video] Second Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mother of Mine"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Second teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Mother of Mine"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/03/11

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/03/11 in Korea "He Is Psychometric"...More

Big Bang's Seungri Booked on Pimping Charges

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Seungri of boy band Big Bang arrives at the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency on Feb. 27.

Police has booked Seungri of boy band Big Bang on charges that he supplied prostitutes for foreign investors, it said Sunday.

Police also raided a nightclub in the affluent Gangnam area of southern Seoul believed to be the place where Seungri sent his foreign investors for prostitute services...More

Black Pink Set New K-Pop Record on YouTube

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Girl group Black Pink has set another record on YouTube with their onomatopoeia-driven song.

The music video for "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du", the lead track off their first mini album, garnered 700 million views on YouTube as of Saturday, becoming the first K-pop song to achieve the milestone, according to their management agency YG Entertainment...More

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

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

/Yonhap

Fans of boy band Bangtan Boys cheer at a fan event in Seoul on Sunday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

/Yonhap

Rain soaks flowers in Busan on Sunday...More

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

Source | 2019/03/11 | Permalink

Flowers are in bloom in Gwangjun on Sunday...More

Baek Soo-jang to Star in "Save Me 2" With Esom and Um Tae-goo

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Actor Baek Soo-jang is starring in the new OCN drama "Save Me 2".

"Save Me 2" is a story about people in turmoil due to pseudo religious cults...More

Cha Si-ra Turns Into a Career Woman From Head-to-toe in "The Banker"

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Chae Si-ra is starring in "The Banker" as the ace Han Soo-ji who dreams of becoming the first female president of a bank.

In the latest piectures, she looks on point in a suit and increases anticipation to her new transformation in the drama...More

Park Ye-jin and Park Hee-soon Like Drinking Together

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Park Hee-soon mentioned his wife and actress Park Ye-jin in a past interview.

He said drinking with her is fun and they share the same sense of humor...More

Seungri to Enlist Admist Investigation

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

In regards to the recent allegations of drug use and participation in providing sexual favors to clients, Big Bang's Seungri commented that the Kakao Talk regarding the alleged sexual favors was fabricated. However, police claim there is high chance the talk really happened, and Seungri was booked as a suspect...More

[Spoiler] "My Only One" Choi Soo-jong's Name Finally Cleared

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "My Only One", Soo-il (Choi Soo-jong) regained consciousness and his name was finally cleared...More

[Spoiler] "Babel" Park Si-hoo Furious With Father's Murderer, Kim Hae-sook

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the TV Josun drama "Babel", Han Jeong-won (Jang Hee-jin) who was suspected of murdering Tae Min-ho (Kim Ji-hoon-I), struck back...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2019.03.08 ~ 2019.03.10

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2019.03.08 ~ 2019.03.10

The number one movie this week is "Captain Marvel"...More

[Ratings] "My Only One" Hits 49.4%, Bumping 50%

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

The KBS 2TV drama "My Only One" is only 0.6% from 50% with one more week to go.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the drama rated 44.1% to 49.4% nationwide on the 10th, breaking its record of 46.2% once again...More

[Video] Special Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Special teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Romance Is a Bonus Book"

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

Electronic Eavesdropping on the Rise

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Electronic eavesdropping and surreptitious recording of people's remarks are on the rise, often with an eye to posting them on the Internet. New electronic gadgets make it easier to record any arguments, but the result is the unwanted exposure of private conversations.

In some cases this has been in the public interest, for example by exposing online Korean Air heiress Cho Hyun-ah's atrocious behavior in a conversation with her husband, who is seeking a divorce from her. In another case, it revealed the convoluted dealings of JTBC anchor Sohn Suk-hee with a freelance reporter who was blackmailing him...More

Uneasy Compromise Reached Over Ride-Sharing Apps

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

A panel of government officials, taxi firms and drivers and ride-hailing app providers has finally found a compromise on ride-sharing services.

The panel on Thursday agreed to allow the ride-sharing services in Seoul during the morning and evening rush hours from 7-9 a.m. and 6-8 p.m. on weekdays...More

Seoul Subway to Ban Political Ads

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

A billboard ad celebrating President Moon Jae-in's birthday is displayed in a subway station in Seoul in this file photo from Jan. 12, 2018.

Seoul Metro has decided to ban political posters such as those congratulating President Moon Jae-in on his birthday that were plastered all over some subway stations last year...More

Flower Festival Season Comes Early Amid Warm Weather

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Spring has arrived early this year, with flowers starting to bloom in Korea's southern region.

Apricot or plum flowers, often known as the harbingers of spring, started to bloom a few days ago in Gwangyang, South Jeolla Province...More

E-Mart to Sell Renault Samsung's Ultra-Compact Electric Car

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Models pose with Renault Samsung's Twizy at a showroom in Seoul on Thursday. /Yonhap

Renault Samsung's two-seater electric car Twizy will be available at E-Mart starting this month, the superstore chain said on Thursday. The Twizy will be sold along with electric bicycles, scooters and skateboards at E-Mart's 25 stores nationwide...More

Kia Unveils Facelifted Version of Niro SUV

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Models pose with Kia's Niro at a launch event in Seoul on Thursday. /Yonhap

Kia unveiled the revamped version of its eco-friendly Niro SUV in Seoul on Thursday...More

Hyundai Unveils New Sonata

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Hyundai on Wednesday unveiled photos and specs of the new overhauled Sonata sedan and started taking orders before the car hits showrooms around March 20.

The Sonata was the best-selling car in Korea until 2015 but has since fallen to seventh place last year with sales of just 65,846 last year...More

LG Unveils New Wave of AI-Equipped TVs

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

LG showcased a wave of its latest OLED and UHD TVs at an event in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Sunscreen Use May Contribute to Rise of Vitamin D Deficiency

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

A growing number of Koreans are suffering from vitamin D deficiency, a condition that occurs when a person does not get enough exposure to sunlight. Lack of this vital vitamin can increase the risk of osteoporosis, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases...More

Per-Capita Income Rises to US$30,000

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Korea's per-capita gross national income grew 5.4 percent on paper last year to reach US$31,349, the first time it broke the magical $30,000 barrier.

The development comes 12 years after per-capita GNI rose above $20,000...More

Jeju to Revoke License for Korea's 1st For-Profit Hospital

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Construction of Greenland International Hospital in Jeju is complete in this file photo from October 2018.

The Jeju provincial government is bent on revoking a controversial license to build Korea's first for-profit hospital after Greenland International Hospital failed to open on time. Provincial officials plan to question hospital staff before canceling the license...More

Ethnic Koreans from China Flock to Bizarre Qualifications

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Students arrend a vocational crammer in Daelim-dong, Seoul on Feb. 18.

The streets of Daelim-dong in southern Seoul, which are home to a large enclave of ethnic Koreans from China, are littered with fliers advertising sometime very peculiar vocational training classes...More

Korea Home to 36 Billionaires

Source | 2019/03/10 | Permalink

Korea has 36 billionaires, ranking 14th in the world, according to the latest Hurun Global Rich List released on Sunday.

The annual list by China's wealth research firm Hurun Report lists the world's wealthiest individuals with a net worth of US$1 billion or higher...More

[Orion's Drama News] Trust No One

2019/03/09 | Permalink

If you don't have enough stress in your life, "Confession - Drama" is here to help, and petty me is going to share some of its latest, anxiety-inducing goodies with you. The series is getting me all worked up, in a good way, and I already know I'm going to need those snacks and a clench-pillow when it's out. I have a giant teddy bear and I'm not afraid to use it...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "A Resistance"

2019/03/09 | Permalink

Yu Gwan-sun (played by Go Ah-sung) was a real-life organizer in the March 1st Movement. Interestingly, writer/director Jo Min-ho does not depict Yu Gwan-sun's participation in that event so much. We do get a few full color scenes of Yu Gwan-sun with her family. But for the most part, "A Resistance" is the story of Yu Gwan-sun's life in prison following her arrest, set in bleak black-and-white as Yu Gwan-sun's patriotism is contrasted with her inevitably suffering for expressing it...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Race to Freedom: Um Bok Dong"

2019/03/09 | Permalink

So apparently, back during the Japanese Occupation of Korea, bicycle racing was a pretty big event. Right away we see a huge Olympic-style Stadium where the greatest athletes of the day compete for glory on the track via these newfangled inventions called bicycles. Then we get to the post-race, where a dozen odd members of the Korean Resistance are discussing whether their goals are best achieved with terrorism or improving the quality of their bicycle athletes...More

[Hancinema Film Review] "Gagman" + Full Movie

2019/03/09 | Permalink

Lee Myung-se started his career under Bae Chang-ho, for the films "Hwang Jin-ie" ",Our Joyful Young Days" and "Dream - 1990". Thus, and having repeatedly cooperated with him and his "permanent" protagonist, Ahn Sung-ki, it was almost inevitable that he would cast them both for his directorial debut, a rather unusual comedy titled "Gagman"...More

[Interview] Han Ji-min Asked Herself Who "Miss Baek" Was as a Person

2019/03/09 | Permalink

After minor roles in "All In" (2003), "Dae Jang Geum" (2003), Han had her breakout role in the revenge series Revenge in 2005. This was followed by her other memorable roles in period dramas "Capital Scandal" (2007) and "Yi San" (2007), contemporary dramas "Cain and Abel" (2009) and "Padam Padam... The Sound of His and Her Heartbeats" (2011), and romantic comedies "The Rooftop Prince" (2012) and "Familiar Wife" (2018), as well as drama film "Miss Baek" (2018)...More

[Artists' Choice] Director Bae Chang-ho Lists His 11 Favorite Korean Movies

2019/03/09 | Permalink

Bae Chang-ho was the most commercially successful director of the 1980s, who made a number of chic melodramas about the new sensibility of the young generation. His debut film, "People in the Slum" (1982), and following films, "Whale Hunting" (1984), "Deep Blue Night" (1985), and "Our Joyful Young Days" (1987) all generated enthused reactions from not only ordinary moviegoers but also hardcore film maniacs...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Watching"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean movie "Watching"...More

[Video] Music Video Added for the Korean Movie "A Resistance"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Music video added for the Korean movie "A Resistance"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Her Private Life"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Her Private Life"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Romance Is a Bonus Book"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[New Drama] "I Hate Going to Work"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean drama "I Hate Going to Work"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Transformation"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Transformation" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Persona"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Persona" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Stranger than Jesus"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean movie "Stranger than Jesus" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Super Margin"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean movie "Super Margin"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Documentary] "Church Brother"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean documentary "Church Brother" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Documentary] "Love As Much As Pain"

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Upcoming Korean documentary "Love As Much As Pain" added to HanCinema database...More

Han Ye-seul Excited to Try Something Different in New TV Series

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Actress Han Ye-seul returned to the small screen with a new TV series.

In the series "Big Issue", which focuses on the exhausting life of paparazzi photographers who strive to catch glimpses of celebrity lives from behind the lens, Han plays a tabloid editor...More

A Resistance (2019)

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

"A Resistance"

Genres: Drama
Running Time: 105 min.
Directed by: Jo Min-ho
Starring: Go Ah-sung, Kim Sae-byuk...More

Today's Photo: March 9, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Actress Nam Gyu-ri poses at a preview of her new film in Seoul "A History of Jealousy" on Friday...More

Today's Photo: March 9, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Clothes are on display in a store in Myeong-dong, Seoul on Friday...More

Today's Photo: March 9, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/09 | Permalink

Flowers are in bloom in Seoul on Friday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] From Bad Guy to Cute Guy, Kim Sang-joong Becomes "The Banker" in First Teaser and Poster

2019/03/08 | Permalink

MBC's upcoming financial investigation drama, "The Banker", is gearing up for main promotions, and aside from a dark and moody character poster, we get an incredibly cheeky and cute first teaser. Goo-tak of "Bad Guys" is out, Dae-ho of "The Banker" is in, and you'd be a fool to mess with either...More

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

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Super Margin"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "A Haunting Hitchhike"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "A Haunting Hitchhike"...More

[Photo] New Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "A History of Jealousy"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New still added for the upcoming Korean movie "A History of Jealousy"...More

[HanCinema's News] Netflix's Upcoming Drama, "I Am Alone"

2019/03/08 | Permalink

Among Netflix's Korean upcoming drama projects is "I am Alone". The science fiction concept is intriguing. The story is about a lonely woman who finds solace through a hologram and its artificial intelligence...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Do-ah to get married on March 24th

2019/03/08 | Permalink

Lee Do-ah is getting married on March 24th. The Happy Married Company announced the news on March 6th, which is also when the wedding pictures were released. The wedding will take place in the Han Wedding Hall in Gangnam...More

[HanCinema's News] Nam Ji-woo signs contract with Wayz Company

2019/03/08 | Permalink

Nam Ji-woo has signed with Wayz Company. The Canadian-born actor is best known for his appearances in short films, and has been called the Jung Woo-sung of short films on the festival circuit...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Min-joon signs with Family ENT

2019/03/08 | Permalink

Kim Min-joon has signed a contract with Family ENT. Originally a model, Kim Min-joon started his acting career in 2003 with a small role on "Damo". He has been a regular fixture in dramas and films since then...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoon Ji-oh shares old photograph of Jang Ja-yeon

2019/03/08 | Permalink

Yoon Ji-oh, who released "The 13th Statement" on March 5th regarding the aftermath of Jang Ja-yeon's death, posted an old picture on March 7th. In the grainy old picture, Yoon Ji-oh can be seen smiling with Jang Ja-yeon...More

[Upcoming DVD Release] Korean Movie "The Villagers"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

Korean movie "The Villagers" is available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"...More

[Video + Photos] 30s Trailer and New Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Second Life"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

30s trailer and new still added for the upcoming Korean movie "Second Life"...More

[Video] New Video Added for the Korean Movie "Back From the Beat"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New video added for the Korean movie "Back from the Beat"...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2019/03/08 in Korea

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2019/03/08 in Korea "Mother's Lover 2"...More

[Photos] New Park Hoon Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Haechi"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New Park Hoon stills added for the Korean drama "Haechi"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Fiery Priest"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Possessed"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Possessed"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Romance Is a Bonus Book"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos + Videos] New Stills and Teasers Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills and teasers added for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Spring Turns to Spring"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Spring Turns to Spring"...More

[Photos] New Jin Goo Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Legal High"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New Jin Goo stills added for the Korean drama "Legal High"...More

[Photos] New Couple Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "My Fellow Citizens"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New couple stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "My Fellow Citizens"...More

[Videos] New Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Beautiful World"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Beautiful World"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "I Hate Going to Work"

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

Script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "I Hate Going to Work"...More

Today's Photo: March 8, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

Actress Gong Hyo-jin attends a promotional event for a fashion brand in Daegu on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: March 8, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

Actress Chun Woo-hee poses at a press event for her new film "Idol" in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: March 8, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

People plant flowers in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: March 8, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/08 | Permalink

A woman takes a photo with flowers in Gwangyang, South Jeolla Province on Thursday...More

Korean Movie of the Week "1987: When the Day Comes"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Korean movie of the week "1987: When the Day Comes" (2017)

Directed by Jang Joon-hwan

With Kim Yun-seok, Ha Jung-woo, Yoo Hae-jin, Kim Tae-ri, Park Hee-soon, Lee Hee-joon,...

Synopsis
The story of the public authorities and the people trying to reveal the truth about murder of student activist, Park Jong-cheol, who became the fuse for the democratization of Korea in 1987...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Reconstructing the Truth in Main Poster for "Confession - Drama"

2019/03/07 | Permalink

"Confession - Drama" draws nearer, and we've been getting a steady supply of investigative intrigue and star power through its promotional goodies. The series has now released its main poster featuring Lee Junho and Yoo Jae-myung, along with a short description of its concept...More

[Interview] "Svaha: The Sixth Finger" Lee Jae-in-II, "I Just Like Acting"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Director Jang Jae-hyeon said, "She's intelligent and his digestibility is outstanding. She's a great actress regardless of age". Actor Lee Jung-jae said, "She surprised me every time" and Park Jung-min said, "She's just an acting genius". They are all talking about Lee Jae-in-II (15 years old) from "Svaha: The Sixth Finger"...More

[Photos] Ku Hye-sun's Instagram Photos

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Actress Ku Hye-sun posted pictures on her Instagram with emoticons...More

Jung Won-chang to Star in "Her Private Life" With Park Min-young and Kim Jae-wook

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Rookie actor Jung Won-chang is starring in "Her Private Life" as Kim Yoo-seob, an art museum registrar.

"Her Private Life" is a romantic drama about a woman named Seong Deok-mi who is a professional and perfectionist curator who has a passion for idol singers and her boss and childhood friend Ryan. The drama already has a cast of Park Min-young, Kim Jae-wook, Ahn Bo-hyun, Park Jin-joo, One, Hong Seo-young, Kim Bo-ra and more...More

Lee Jong-suk Begins Public Service Duty Today on the 8th

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Actor Lee Jong-suk begins his public service duty today.

He's done with the making of the tvN drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

Netflix to Release IU's First Film "Persona" Next Month

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Singer and actress IU is starring in her first movie.

Netflix revealed that it will be releasing a bunch of short-films named "Persona" which looks at IU from different perspectives of directors Yim Pil-sung, Lee Kyoung-mi, Kim Jong-kwan and Jeon Go-woon...More

[Spoiler] "Big Issue" High-quality Production, Han Ye-seul and Joo Jin-mo's Performance

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

"Big Issue" began with high-intensity deployment and production.

The SBS drama "Big Issue" directed by Lee Dong-hun and penned by Jang Hyeok-rin, began on the 6th and met with expectations that built up since the making stages...More

[Spoiler] "Liver or Die" Yoo Joon-sang Stands up Again Thanks to Family

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Yoo Joon-sang stood up once again thanks to family love.

The latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Liver or Die" showed that Poong-sang's (Yoo Joon-sang) love and truth for his family wasn't in vain...More

[Spoiler] "Spring Turns to Spring" Uhm Ji-won and Lee Yoo-ri Lose their Memories

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Uhm Ji-won and Lee Yoo-ri seemed to have lost their memories.

The latest episodes of the MBC drama "Spring Turns to Spring" rated 3.5% and 3.8% on the 7th...More

[Ratings] "Liver or Die" Sets Record With 20.4%

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

"Liver or Die" increased in viewing percentage.

The KBS 2TV drama "Liver or Die" rated 18.5% - 20.4% on the 7th according to Nielsen Korea. The figures increased by 2.3% compared to the latest episodes...More

[Video] 2nd Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Prisoner"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

2nd teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Prisoner"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Sun-Kissed Family"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Sun-Kissed Family"...More

[Video] 30s Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Love as Much as Pain"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

30s trailer released for the upcoming Korean documentary "Love As Much As Pain"...More

[Video] Behind-the-Scenes Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Behind-the-scenes video added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Item"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Item"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Lee Yoo-ri Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Spring Turns to Spring"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

New Lee Yoo-ri stills added for the Korean drama "Spring Turns to Spring"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "her Private Life"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Her Private Life"...More

[Photos] Four Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Beautiful World"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Four character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Beautiful World"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[HanCinema's News] Nam Joo-hyuk Confirmed for "School Nurse Ahn Eun-young"

2019/03/07 | Permalink

Nam Joo-hyuk will appear in the Netflix drama "School Nurse Ahn Eun-young". His agency, YG Entertainment confirmed the news on March 6th. They said they were optimistic about shooting and expect a release in spring of next year...More

[HanCinema's News] Jun Ji-hyun Is Sporty Chic in Latest Photoshoot

2019/03/07 | Permalink

Photos were recently released of Jeon Ji-hyun doing modeling work. She currently has a contract with the outdoorwear brand Nepa...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Dong-hwi Shares Commemorative Birthday Picture of "Extreme Job" for Lee Honey

2019/03/07 | Permalink

Lee Dong-hwi released a black-and-white picture on Instagram of the five principle cast members of "Extreme Job" standing and smiling together on March 7. The picture is labeled as a birthday greeting to Lee Honey, whose birthday was on March 2nd...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Jae-wook and Park Min-young Stills Released for "Her Private Life" script readings

2019/03/07 | Permalink

On March 7th, Management Soop (the word means forest in Korean) released photos of the ongoing "Her Private Life" script readings. In them, Kim Jae-wook and Park Min-young can be seen showing cheerful chemistry...More

[HanCinema's News] Veteran Actor Cha Kwang-soo Discusses Life, Acting, and Devotion to His Wife

2019/03/07 | Permalink

On March 5th, veteran actor Cha Kwang-soo appeared on the MBC documentary 'People Are Good' to discuss his career. He also goes into his recent withdrawal from acting...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2019/03/07 in Korea

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2019/03/07 in Korea "Back from the Beat"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added and Cast Updated for the Korean Movie "Race to Freedom: Um Bok Dong"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

New stills added and cast updated for the Korean movie "Race to Freedom: Um Bok Dong"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

New character posters added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

Celebrity Couple Jun Hyun-moo, Han Hye-jin End Relationship

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Han Hyejin and Jun Hyun-moo

TV personality Jun Hyun-moo and model Han Hye-jin have ended their yearlong relationship.

Jun's agency SM C&C said in a press release on Wednesday that the two recently broke up and decided to remain good friends and colleagues...More

Lee Su-jeong Shows Off DJ-ing Skills

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Lee Su-jeong posted a video on her Instagram on the 3rd saying, "I tried to sleep early today and I think I might!"

In the video, she's looking at the camera in a cute pink shirt...More

Today's Photo: March 7, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Actress Han Ye-seul poses at a press junket for her new TV series, "Big Issue", in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: March 7, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

Sol Kyung-gu (left) and Jeon Do-yeon pose at a press junket for their new film, "Birthday", in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: March 7, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

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Staffers smile at tulips in an amusement park in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: March 7, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/07 | Permalink

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Visitors take a picture in Gurye, South Jeolla Province on Wednesday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] IU and Yeo Jin-goo Assume Their Positions in the Ghostly "Hotel Del Luna"

2019/03/06 | Permalink

The Hong sisters' next tvN drama, "Hotel Del Luna", has been courting its leads for a while, but the two are finally on board, and we have an approximate release date. IU is leading as the ghostly hotel's ill-tempered, cursed owner, and Yeo Jin-goo leads as the elite hotelier placed in charge of it...More

Son Dam-bi Is Hilarious on TV Programs

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Sexy diva Son Dam-bi is surprising everyone with her extreme transformations.

From mystic singer to actress, Son Dam-bi is now appearing in several variety TV shows, bringing down her guard and looking as realistic as ever...More

Newly Married Jo Jung-suk Starts Over With Jam Entertainment

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Actor Jo Jug-suk signed a contract with Jam Entertainment.

Jam Entertainment announced on the 7th, "Actor Jo Jung-suk who shows overwhelming presence in dramas, movies and musicals has signed on with Jam Entertainment...More

Jung Yoo-ahn Sexual Assault Allegations Resurface

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Actor Jung Yoo-ahn, who was taken off the drama "He Is Psychometric" due to allegations of sexual harassment, is drawing attention again after director Kim Byeong-soo made a statement...More

[HanCinema's News] "He Is Psychometric" Preview Airs

2019/03/06 | Permalink

On March 5th, tvN broadcasted a preview episode of "He Is Psychometric". The purpose of the preview episode was to make an overview of the plot and characters and stoke viewer interest...More

[HanCinema's News] Ma Dong-seok Accepts Award as Model Taxpayer

2019/03/06 | Permalink

On March 4th, The NTS (National Tax Service) Seoul Regional Office has awarded Ma Dong-seok for being a model taxpayer. The occasion for this was the 53rd Taxpayer's Day Ceremony...More

[HanCinema's News] Choi Jin-hyuk Holds Fan Meeting in Taiwan

2019/03/06 | Permalink

On February 28th Choi Jin-hyuk held his second fan meeting in Taiwan. Official pictures were recently released...More

Representative Lee Jung-mi Respects Actress Yoo Ji-oh for Her Courage in Stepping Up

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

The Justice Party representative Lee Jung-mi attended the 143rd Committee of Commerce held at the National Assembly's main office, No. 223 and said, "With the courageous statement from actress Yoon Ji-oh, another layer of truth to the late Jang Ja-yeon case has been peeled off. I show my respect to Yoon Ji-oh for her statement to resolve the deceased's unjust death...More

"Birthday" Shares Picture Perfect Shots of Main Cast

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Sol Kyung-gu, Kim Bo-min-I and Jeon Do-yeon were at the premiere of the movie "Birthday" on the 6th...More

Song Jae-rim's Awesome Chemistry With Kim So-eun

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Song Jae-rim and Kim So-eun get along well.

Song Jae-rim made a post on Instagram saying, "Strange, I thought I knew her well but I guess I didn't after 10 years. You still look like a baby, but you're aging in your own way. Time goes too fast"....More

[Spoiler] "Liver Or Die" Family Struggles for Yoo Joon-sang

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

KBS 2TV drama "Liver or Die" showed Yoo Joon-sang's family struggling in their own ways to save him...More

[HanCinema's News] "A Resistance" Sits on Top of the Box Office

2019/03/06 | Permalink

According to figures released by the Korean Film Council, "A Resistance" achieved 35,150 admissions on March 5th for a grand total of 870,315 admissions. It is currently at the top of the box office, although this position is unlikely to be maintained with the release of Captain Marvel...More

[Spoiler] "Spring Turns to Spring" Lee Yoo-ri Furious at Uhm Ji-won

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the MBC drama "Spring Turns to Spring", Kim Bo-mi (Lee Yoo-ri) was not happy with Lee Bom (Uhm Ji-won) and Lee Hyeong-seok (Lee Jong-hyuk)...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Je-hoon and Ryu Jun-yeol Travel to Cuba

2019/03/06 | Permalink

JTBC released a behind-the-scenes look at Lee Je-hoon appearance with Ryu Jun-yeol on "Traveler". The video was released on the JTBC YouTube channel on March 6th...More

[Ratings] "Liver or Die" in the Lead With New Drama "Big Issue" in Second

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the KBS 2TV drama "Liver or Die" rated 15.2% and 18.1% on the 6th...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Korean Movie "Svaha: The Sixth Finger"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New posters added for the Korean movie "Svaha: The Sixth Finger"...More

[Upcoming DVD Release] Korean Movie "Monstrum"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Korean movie "Monstrum" is available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Just out on DVD] Korean Movies "Heart Blackened", "What a Man Wants" and "The Witness"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Korean movies "Heart Blackened", "What a Man Wants" and "The Witness" are available to order on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "To My River"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "To My River"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Idol"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Idol"...More

[Video + Photos] Main Trailer and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean-Japanese Movie "Memories of a Dead End"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Main trailer and new stills added for the upcoming Korean-Japanese movie "Memories of a Dead End"...More

[Interview] Kim Yu-ri, Kwon Han-sol, and Ok Soo-boon on Korean Teenagers' Difficulty With Independence

2019/03/06 | Permalink

Kim Yu-ri graduated with a degree in Film Making from Kyungsung University in Busan. After graduation, she began working on commercial and independent features and has been making several short films including How Long Has That Door Been Open? which received the Grand Prize in the Korean Shorts competition at the 2014 Jeonju International Film Festival. "Sub-zero Wind" is her first feature film...More

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

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Item"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Item"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Possessed"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Shin Ye-eun Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New Shin Ye-eun images added for the upcoming Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Video] Third Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Third teaser released for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Jin Goo Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Legal High"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New Jin Goo stills added for the Korean drama "Legal High"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Special Labor Inspector, Mr. Jo"...More

[Photo] New Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Roman"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New still added for the upcoming Korean movie "Roman"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Korean Movie "A Resistance"

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

New poster added for the Korean movie "A Resistance"...More

Korean Dramas Starting Today 2019/03/06 in Korea

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Korean dramas starting today 2019/03/06 in Korea "Big Issue" and "Possessed"...More

Ex-2NE1 Star Park Bom Set to Release New Solo Album

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Park Bom, a former member of disbanded girl group 2NE1, will release a new solo album next week...More

Today's Photo: March 6, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Lee Chung-ah (left) and Hong Jong-hyun attend a press junket for their new film "Spring Again" in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: March 6, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Kim Dasom poses at a press junket for her new TV series, "He Is Psychometric", in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: March 6, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

Hani of girl group EXID poses at a promotional event for a perfume brand in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: March 6, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/06 | Permalink

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Students look at flowers at a college in Daegu on Teusday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] "Kingdom - Season 2" Unveils Ominous First Stills

2019/03/05 | Permalink

While we're still a long ways away from feasting on the second season of the zombie sageuk deliciousness called "Kingdom", the production of "Kingdom - Season 2" is kind enough to whet our appetite with a little photographic reminder of what is going on where we left off, and where we might be headed...More

"Her Private Life" Adds Loads of Talent to Cast

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Jung Hae-in Was the Star of 2018

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

The year of 2018 saw every drama that Jung Hae-in touched turn to gold. The JTBC drama "Pretty Sister Who Buys Me Food" was chosen the most hotly talked about drama in 2018 of the slew of dramas that aired during the year...More

Park Min-young Reveals Birthday Presents From All Over the World

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Park Min-young showed off her birthday presents from global fans.

She posted pictures on her Instagram saying, "I received presents from all over the world. Thanks for the letters that were written just for me and those who carry out their actions show that you are a better person than me. I cried in appreciation. It was a tough day with filming all the way, but your gifts lifted me up. I love you and thank you"....More

So Joo-yeon in "I Hate Going to Work"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Actress So Joo-yeon is starring in the new KBS 2TV drama "I Hate Going to Work".

So Joo-yeon appears as Lee Yoo-jin. "I Hate Going to Work" is an update to the pilot drama that was shown last year. So Joo-yeon, Lee Hwang-eui, Kim Joong-don, Kim Gook-hee return to the drama and joining them are Kim Dong-wan, Han Soo-yeon and Kim Kwan-soo...More

"Spring Again" Park Kyung-hye Is a Scene Stealer

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Park Kyung-hye is honored as a great scene-stealer.

The premiere of the film "Spring Again" was held in Seoul on the 5th with director Joung Yong-ju, actors Lee Chung-ah, Hong Jong-hyun, Park Kyung-hye and Park Ji-bin...More

IU Is the Picture of Everyone's First Love

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

 

A Chinese outlet chose actresses that represent 'the first love' image from every country...More

[HanCinema's News] "Big Issue" Promises to Reveal a New Side of Han Ye-seul

2019/03/05 | Permalink

Han Ye-seul takes a new career turn as the hard-nosed editor of a paparazzi publication in "Big Issue". It's her first leading role since "Boy and Girl From the 20th Century", a drama where she played an actress who had an at times antagonistic relationship with the press...More

[HanCinema's News] tvN drama "Her Private Life" Dishes Character Details

2019/03/05 | Permalink

As "Touch Your Heart" enters its halfway point, details are emerging about "Her Private Life". The drama will follow "Touch Your Heart" in the Wednesday/Thursday timeslot on tvN...More

Yoon Ji-oh Speaks Up With "The 13th Statement"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

The late actress Jang Ja-yeon's colleague actress Yoon Ji-oh has come forward to give an open statement...More

[HanCinema's News] Song Il-gook Triplets Cheer on Dad

2019/03/05 | Permalink

Song Il-gook is starting a new stage play today, The God of Carnage, which runs until March 24th at the Seoul Arts Center. The story concerns two sets of parents whose actions devolve into farcical chaos as they attempt to negotiate a scuffle between their children...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Si-young's Fashion is on Point in "Liver Or Die"

2019/03/05 | Permalink

Lee Si-young has been elevating "Liver or Die" with her fashion sense. Or at least, the drama's wardrobe department knows how to dress her...More

[HanCinema's News] Heo Joon-suk of "Extreme Job" Joins Cast of "Daughter - 2019"

2019/03/05 | Permalink

Heo Joon-suk is undergoing a major role reversal. In "Extreme Job", he had a bit role as the business-oriented nerd who persuades the hapless leads to franchise their fake fried chicken restaurant for malicious purposes...More

Directors Jang Joon-hwan and Moon So-ri Describe Their First Meeting

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Director Jang Joon-hwan of "1987: When the Day Comes" talked about the day he met his wife Moon So-ri for the first time while on the JTBC TV show "Room Talk" in August last year...More

[Spoiler] "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment" Jang Won-joong Makes a Deal With Jo Deul-ho

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment", Jo Deul-ho (Park Shin-yang) met a hostile junior prosecutor...More

[Ratings] "The Light in Your Eyes" Takes Over 1st Place

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

"The Light in Your Eyes" set a record for itself and JTBC.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the JTBC drama "The Light in Your Eyes" rated 8.4%...More

[Photo] Landscape Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Watching"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Landscape poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Watching"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

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

[Video] Character Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Money"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Character trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Money"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

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

[Video + Photo] Main Trailer and New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Spring Again"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Main trailer and new poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Spring Again"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean-Japanese Movie "Memories of a Dead End"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean-Japanese movie "Memories of a Dead End"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "A Haunting Hitchhike"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "A Haunting Hitchhike"...More

[Video + Photo] Trailer and Poster Added for the Korean Movie "roooom"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Trailer and poster added for the Korean movie "roooom"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "To My River"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "To My River"...More

[Videos] Highlight Videos Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Highlight videos released for the upcoming Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos + Videos] New Stills and Character Teasers Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

New stills and character teasers added for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

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

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "My Fellow Citizens"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "My Fellow Citizens"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Photo] New Go Ah-sung Still Added for the Korean Movie "A Resistance"

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

New Go Ah-sung still added for the Korean movie "A Resistance"...More

Seo Hyun-jin, Lee Je-hoon Honored as Model Taxpayers

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Lee Je-hoon (left) and Seo Hyun-jin pose at the annual Taxpayers' Day event in Seoul on Monday. /Newsis

Several actors received presidential commendations at an annual Taxpayers' Day event in Seoul on Monday...More

Gong Yoo, Park Bo-gum Pair up for Sci-Fi Flick

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Gong Yoo (left) and Park Bo-gum

Actors Park Bo-gum and Gong Yoo will co-star in the sci-fi movie "Seo Bok" about human cloning...More

Actress Lee Jung-hyun to Tie the Knot Next Month

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Actress Lee Jung-hyun will get married next month...More

Today's Photo: March 5, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

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Shoppers try on a lipstick in a cosmetics store in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: March 5, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

Women try out Samsung's Galaxy S10 at the phone's launch in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: March 5, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/05 | Permalink

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Volunteers plant flowers in Seoul on Monday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Kim Sang-joong is a Hero on the Go in First Stills for "The Banker"

2019/03/04 | Permalink

MBC's upcoming drama "The Banker" has released some fun stills of Kim Sang-joong as its heroic protagonist, a man we are collectively not worthy of, but in dire need of. This gentleman of integrity is here to make things right, and he's doing it in style...More

[HanCinema's News] Casting announced for "I Hate Going to Work"

2019/03/04 | Permalink

"I Hate Going to Work", a drama about office life, has released casting information. The drama will star Kim Dong-wan, Han Soo-yeon, So Joo-yeon, and Kim Kwan-soo as company employees. Kim Dong-wan will star as Baek-ho, a legendary employee who has long been fast-tracked for promotion...More

[HanCinema's News] Professor Makes Positive Statements Regarding Song Hye-ko's Patriotism in Korean Media

2019/03/04 | Permalink

On March 4th professor Seo Kyoung-Duk, of Seongsin Women's University has been making the rounds lately, discussing the centennial of the March 1st Independence Movement. As per South Korea's He has also discussed Song Hye-kyo and her role in putting a proper Korean plaque near the entrance of the Yi Jun Peace Museum in the Hague...More

[Photos] Main Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Main posters added for the Upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

[Spoiler] "Love in Sadness" Ji Hyun-woo Gives Park Ha-na Plastic Surgery

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the MBC weekend drama "Love in Sadness", Yoon Ma-ri (Park Ha-na) ran from Kang In-ho (Ryu Soo-young) by faking her death and ran into Seo Jung-won (Ji Hyun-woo) who was returning from his wife's funeral. He offered to help her. He performed plastic surgery on her and he thought about his dead wife...More

Lee Sa-gang and Ron Enjoy Their Honeymoon

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Lee Sa-gang and Ron reminisced over their honeymoon in pictures that pictures on Instagram...More

Jung Woo-sung and Kim Hyang-gi's "Innocent Witness" Climbs Box Office

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Jung Woo-sung and Kim Hyang-gi's film "Innocent Witness" is climbing the box office.

According to the Korean Films Commission, director Lee Han's "Innocent Witness" reached 2,288,410 admissions by the 3rd of March...More

Seo Hyun-jin and Lee Je-hoon Are Great Citizens, Awarded as Best Taxpayers

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Actress Seo Hyun-jin and actor Lee Je-hoon were awarded a presidential award for being Best Taxpayers.

They attended the 53rd Taxpayer's Day Ceremony and were honored by the president in recognition of their hard work in paying taxes...More

Lee Sun-bin Flower-like Picture Resurfaces

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Lee Kwang-soo and Lee Sun-bin as a couple are receiving a lot of attention. Because of that, photos from the past are resurfacing...More

Son Dam-bi's Beauty Is Warm Enough to Welcome Spring

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Singer and actress Son Dam-bi is looking lovely in a recent photo...More

[Spoiler] "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment" Park Shin-yangs Falls for Go Hyun-jung's Trap

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment", Jo Deul-ho (Park Shin-yang) ended up in a jail...More

"The Crowned Clown" Rivals "Masquerade"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Some reviewers are calling tvN drama "The Crowned Clown" better than the source film, "Masquerade"...More

[HanCinema's News] "Extreme Job" Hits 16 Million Viewers, Breaks Record Set by "The Admiral: Roaring Currents"

2019/03/04 | Permalink

"Extreme Job" finally hit the 16 million viewer milestone today. As of March 4th, the film's total box office admissions total 16,029,822 viewers...More

[Ratings] "The Crowned Clown" Kim Sang-kyung Dies in Yeo Jin-goo's Arms, High Cable Ranking

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

The tvN drama "The Crowned Clown" ended in successfully with its new highest paid platform household ratings and tvN target ratings. The final episode of "The Crowned Clown" recorded 10.9% and up to 12.8% on average of paid platform households incorporating cable, IPTV and satellite...More

[HanCinema's News] Ha Joon to appear in "Asdal Chronicles"

2019/03/04 | Permalink

Ha Joon has been announced as a latecomer for "Asdal Chronicles". He will appear in the second half of the drama as an allied warrior. What form this role may take is unclear, as all that is known of the drama is that it concerns power struggles in the ancient nation state of Gojoseon, which dates back to 33 BC...More

[Ratings] "The Item" Earns Lowest Rating to Date

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

MBC drama "The Item" broke the record for lowest viewer rating again...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Ki-duk Film "Human, Space, Time, and Human" to Open Yubari Fantastic Film Festival

2019/03/04 | Permalink

The Yubari Fantastic Film Festival, which will run from March 7th to March 10th, will open with "Human, Space, Time and Human" by famed director Kim Ki-duk. This prominence is controversial, due to sexual misconduct allegations against the director...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Prisoner"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Prisoner"...More

[Photos + Video] New Still, Poster and Videos Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Sun-Kissed Family"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New still, poster and videos added for the upcoming Korean movie "Sun-Kissed Family"...More

[Video + Photos] 2nd Trailer and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Idol"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

2nd trailer and new stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Idol"...More

[Photos] New script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Beautiful World"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Beautiful World"...More

[Photos + Video] New Posters and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Big Issue"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New posters and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "Big Issue"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Fiery Priest"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Crowned Clown"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Crowned Clown"...More

[Videos] Episode 1 Trailers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Possessed"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Episode 1 trailers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Possessed"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Trap - Drama"...More

[Photos] New Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Prisoner"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Prisoner"...More

[Photos + Videos] New Stills and Episode 1 Teasers Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New stills and episode 1 teasers added for the upcoming Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photo + Video] New Poster and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New poster and teaser added for the upcoming Korean sitcom "Laughter in Waikiki 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Spring Turns to Spring"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Legal High"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Legal High"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Photo] Adorable Main Poster for Romantic Korean Movie "Roman"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Main poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Roman"...More

[Photos] Park Hae-joon Is Piercing in Newest Stills for Korean Movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

New Park Hae-joon stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

'Extreme Job' Korea's Most Lucrative Korean Film

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Director Lee Byeong-heon-I's film "Extreme Job" has set a box-office record for a Korean movie.

According to the Korean Film Council, "Extreme Job" had made W136 billion in box-office revenues as of Friday (US$1=W1,125). The last top-grossing film, "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" generated W135.8 billion in 2014...More

Black Pink Featured on Cover of Billboard Magazine

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Girl group Black Pink made the cover of U.S. pop magazine Billboard this week...More

BTS' Wembley Stadium Concert Sells out in 90 Minutes

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Tickets for a concert later this year by BTS at Wembley Stadium in London sold out in just 90 minutes.

The venue confirmed in a tweet Friday that BTS sold out all tickets for their June 1 concert there...More

G-Dragon Fails in Appeal Against Military Fitness

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

G-Dragon of boy band Big Bang has failed in a request for a re-evaluation of his fitness for mandatory military service.

A panel turned down his request last month, a military spokesman said Sunday...More

Today's Photo: March 4, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Irene of girl group Red Velvet poses at Incheon International Airport on her way to a fashion show in Paris...More

Today's Photo: March 4, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

Actress Lee Min-jung poses at Incheon International Airport on her way to a photo shoot in Paris...More

Today's Photo: March 4, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

People shop for stationery in preparation for the return to school in Seoul on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: March 4, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/04 | Permalink

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Visitors stroll around a tulip park on Jeju Island on Sunday...More

Kang Daniel Writes Official Statement Regarding Dispute With Management

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Although LM Entertainment claimed that the certification of content was not a termination of contract and that there have been no misunderstandings between the company and the artist, Kang Daniel made an official statement which clarifies that there is indeed some conflict...More

Goodbye for now, SHINee's Key, VIXX's N, and Jinwoon Head to the Military

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

SHINee's Key, VIXX's N, and Jinwoon are off to serve their duties to their nation...More

Reporter Replies to Seungri's Fan Regarding Article on Sexual Allegations

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

The SBS FunE reporter, who primally reported the speculation of selling sexual favors on Big Bang's Seungri, replied to Seungri's fan who wrote to him in protest...More

"My Ugly Duckling" Han Ye-seul Reveals Who She Would Give Valentine's Chocolates

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Han Ye-seul guest appeared in the TV show "My Ugly Duckling" and was asked who she would give Valentine's Day chocolates to...More

Park Bo-young is Lee Kwang-soo's Neighborhood Friend

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Actress Park Bo-young joined the team on "Running Man".

She made a surprise appearance in the SBS TV show "Running Man"...More

Park Min-young Is Youthful as Ever in School Uniform

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Actress Park Min-young showed off her beauty while in uniform for filming her latest drama, "Her Private Life"...More

[Spoiler] "My Healing Love" So Yoo-jin Was Strong to the Final Kiss

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

On the final episode of the MBC drama "My Healing Love", So Yoo-jin as Im Chi-woo and Yeon Jung-hoon as Choi Jin-yoo reunited after a year. They knew they loved each other, but they had to stay away because of their families' opposition...More

[Spoiler] "Babel" Park Si-hoo Rejects Jang Shin-young for Jang Hee-jin

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the TV CHOSUN drama "Babel", Cha Woo-hyeok (Park Si-hoo) and Tae Yoo-ra (Jang Shin-young) met and traded words...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2019.03.01 ~ 2019.03.03

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2019.03.01 ~ 2019.03.03

The number one movie this week is "A Resistance" (항거: 유관순 이야기)...More

[Spoiler] "My Only One" Choi Soo-jong in a Coma After Sacrifice

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Choi Soo-jong (Kang Soo-il) from the KBS 2TV drama "My Only One", was put into the Intensive Care Unit.

Soo-il decided to donate his liver to Jang Go-rae (Park Sung-hoon) who was going to die from liver cirrhosis. Na Hong-sol (Lee Hye-sook) and her family refused, but there was no one else to save Go-rae. Hong-sil ended up kneeling before Soo-il for help...More

[Ratings] "My Healing Love" Ends While "My Only One" Experiences Explosive Popularity

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

"My Healing Love" ended with 14.3%.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the final episode of MBC drama "My Healing Love" rated 9.8%, 14.2%, 12.8%, and 14.3%...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Crowned Clown"

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Crowned Clown"...More

[Photos] Series Finale Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Trap - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Series finale stills added for the Korean drama "Trap - Drama"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Romance Is a Bonus Book"

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

[Press Release] EXO's Lay (Zhang Yixing) stars in "The Golden Eyes" available now on Viki!

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

A new original drama series starring K-pop singer and actor Zhang Yixing (EXO's LAY), "The Golden Eyes", just premiered and is available to watch on the Rakuten Viki platform...More

Hyundai to Make Massive Investment in R&D

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Hyundai on Wednesday presented a blueprint for its future and pledged to invest W45.3 trillion, most of it in research and development (US$1=W1,119).

Until 2016, Hyundai allocated just 55 percent of its total spending to R&D and the rest to building factories and other facilities, but now that proportion is to rise to 77 percent...More

Sweet Fizzy Drinks Linked to Stress

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

How much sweet and fizzy beverages like cola, fruit juice and sports drinks should you allow your children, and what are the effects of drinking them to excess...More

Natural Population Decline Accelerates

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

The number of deaths hit a record 298,900 last year and is expected to surpass the 300,000 mark for the first time this year.

Figures had been between 200,000 and 300,000 since 1970. As a result, Korea's population is expected to begin a natural decline in 2021, eight years earlier than Statistics Korea had projected before...More

Korea Grants Citizenship to Descendants of Freedom Fighters

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Thirty-nine descendants of independence fighters against Japanese colonial rule were granted Korean citizenship on Wednesday...More

Fertility Rate Plummets to Less Than 1 Child per Woman

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Korea's total fertility rate dropped to 0.98 last year, or less than one child likely to be born to Korean women over their lifetime.

Korea is the only country in the OECD whose fertility rate has dipped below 1. The rate dwindled even though the government spent more than W58 trillion to encourage childbirth over the past two years (US$1=W1,119)...More

Over 1/3 of Female Athletes 'Suffered Sexual Harassment'

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Some 37.7 percent of female athletes have suffered sexual harassment from their coaches and others, a survey of professional basketball, baseball, football, golf and volleyball players by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism suggests...More

Korea's Engineering Schools Lose Luster

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

The global ranking of top universities in Korea is dropping because of fewer research exchanges with foreign talents and a lack of investment in research.

In the annual World University Rankings by Subject for this year released by Quacquarelli Symonds of the U.K. on Tuesday, only seven Korean universities made it into the world's top 20, compared to 15 last year...More

Fine Dust Fuels Convenience Stores' Sales

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Fine dust pollution, rather than freezing cold temperatures, has driven sales at convenience stores this winter as surgical masks and other hygiene products have been in high demand...More

Korea Has Most Low-Paid Women in OECD

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Almost four out of 10 Korean women are working for low wages. Although the figure is slowly improving, it is still the worst in the OECD...More

Record Numbers Embrace Overseas Online Shopping

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Koreans bought nearly US$3 billion worth of products on international e-commerce websites for the first time last year.

According to the Korea Customs Service on Monday, Koreans bought products online worth about $2.76 billion in 32.25 million transactions last year, up 37 percent from a year ago...More

Fangirls More Devoted Than Fanboys to Their Stars, Sales Trends Suggest

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Boy groups enjoy higher CD sales than girl groups in Korea, while girls do much better on streaming services.

The pattern reflects differences in fangirl and fanboy cultures, industry insiders say...More

LG Banks on Dual-Screen 5G Phone

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

LG unveiled its latest V50 ThinQ smartphone in Barcelona on Sunday, a day before the opening of the Mobile World Congress there.

While the launch was far less spectacular than Samsung's foldable-screen phone, LG hopes the dual-screen phone can grab a slice of the 5G market before foldable handsets become mainstream...More

Older Users Get Much More Internet-Savvy Fast

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Nine out of every 10 Koreans in their 60s accessed the Internet on their computers or smartphones last year, according to a report by the Ministry of Science and ICT on Sunday...More

Samsung, LG Continue to Lead Global TV Market

Source | 2019/03/03 | Permalink

Korean electronics giants Samsung and LG continue to lead the global TV market, mostly thanks to their high-end TVs.

According to a recent report by market researcher IHS Markit, Samsung grabbed a 29 percent share of the global TV market last year, up 2.5 percentage points from the previous year, to secure the top spot for the 13th consecutive year...More

[Orion's Drama News] Fighting for the Painful Truth

2019/03/02 | Permalink

The new season is upon us, and while we wait for some romantic works to brew, I take a look at something more grounded in the often cruel reality. Today I share the first material out for "Beautiful World", and plenty more goodies from upcoming dramas, including some delicious casting news and possibilities...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Trade Your Love"

2019/03/02 | Permalink

In the cute animated opener for "Trade Your Love" we learn, among other things, that leading man Seong-seok (played by Kim Dong-wook) has a girlfriend. Hye-jin (played by Lee Chae-eun) is divorced, and thus unacceptable to Seong-seok's genteel family. This fact, coupled with how Seong-seok and leading lady Hae-joo (played by Ko Sung-hee) don't have much screentime together, quickly emphasizes how the contract marriage really is fake. Save for inertia, there's no real reason for Seong-seok and Hye-jin to actually go through with it...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Second Half"

2019/03/02 | Permalink

We are introduced to Mr. Jo (played by Ryu Seung-soo) as he is driving and talking on the phone. From the beginning Mr. Jo is not a super likable character. This does not change when he arrives at South Korea's northeastern coast, and starts bitterly criticizing the promotional tactics at a local empty fish restaurant. By the time Mr. Jo arrives at his fancy hotel and meets the oddly familiar Min-ah (played by Esom) we still don't really know what the movie's about...More

[Hancinema Film Review] "My Heart"

2019/03/02 | Permalink

One of the most visually stunning films in Bae Chang-ho's filmography, "My Heart" was the product of his and his wife's (Kim Yu-mi, who is also the protagonist) combined writing effort, which resulted in a great story about the life of a woman from the 1920s until the 1960s...More

[Videos] Character Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Character teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Crowned Clown"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Crowned Clown"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Romance Is a Bonus Book"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Legal High"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Legal High"...More

[New Drama] "Inner Circle"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean drama "Inner Circle"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "Prosecutor Civil War"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean drama "Prosecutor Civil War"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "A-TEEN 2"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean drama "A-TEEN 2"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Closet"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean movie "Closet"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Paper Flower"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the Korean movie "Paper Flower"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Daughter - 2019"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean movie "Daughter - 2019"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Watching"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean movie "Watching"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] Animation "Pororo, Treasure Island Adventure - Theater Version"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean animated movie "Pororo, Treasure Island Adventure - Theater Version"...More

[New Movie] "Second Life"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean movie "Second Life"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Roman"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean movie "Roman"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "To My River"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean movie "To My River"'s page to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Studio"

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Added the upcoming Korean movie "Studio"'s page to HanCinema database...More

Jeon So-mi Set to Go Solo with New Music Label

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Singer Jeon So-mi is getting ready to go solo with an album out in May.

Her agency said that Jeon has finished recording the album and is working on music videos. The album will be released on May 1...More

Today's Photo: March 2, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

 

Actress Jung Ryeo-won poses at Incheon International Airport on Friday on her way to Paris...More

Today's Photo: March 2, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

Girl group Oh My Girl perform at a concert celebrating March 1 Independence Movement Day in Yeouido, Seoul on Friday...More

Today's Photo: March 2, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/02 | Permalink

People attend a ceremony celebrating the centennial of the March 1 Independence Movement in Gwanghwamun, Seoul on Friday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Im Soo-jung, Jang Ki-yong, Lee Da-hee and Jeon Hye-jin-II Confirm "Search: WWW"

2019/03/01 | Permalink

TvN's upcoming "Search: WWW", a drama about modern women choosing to focus on work over becoming wives or mothers, has landed four impressive names for its cast. Following Im Soo-jung's confirmation, Jang Ki-yong, Lee Da-hee and Jeon Hye-jin-II join the party...More

[Video] New Video Added for the Korean Movie "A Resistance"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New video added for the Korean movie "A Resistance"...More

[Video] New Video Added for the Korean Movie "Svaha: The Sixth Finger"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New video added for the Korean movie "Svaha: The Sixth Finger"...More

[Upcoming DVD Releases] Korean Movies "The Spy Gone North", "The Battleship Island" and "Ode to the Goose"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

Korean movies "The Spy Gone North", "The Battleship Island" and "Ode to the Goose" are available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos] New Lee Chung-ah Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Spring Again"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New Lee Chung-ah stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Spring Again"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "A History of Jealousy"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "A History of Jealousy"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Fiery Priest"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

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

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Beautiful World"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Beautiful World"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mother of Mine"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Mother of Mine"...More

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

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Crowned Clown"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Romance Is a Bonus Book"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Romance is a Bonus Book"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Babel"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Babel"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Photo] Humorous New Still Added for the Korean Movie "Innocent Witness"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New still added for the Korean movie "Innocent Witness"...More

[Photo + Video] Fierce Go Ah-sung Still and Support Video Dropped for Korean Movie "A Resistance"

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

New Go Ah-sung still added for the Korean movie "A Resistance"...More

Heartthrob Lee Jong-suk to Start Substitute Military Service

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

Actor Lee Jong-suk will begin his mandatory military service at a public agency on March 8, according to his agency...More

Today's Photo: March 1, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

Actress Claudia Kim poses at an event for entrepreneurs in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: March 1, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

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Camping cars are on display at an expo at COEX in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: March 1, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/03/01 | Permalink

People attend an event marking the centennial of the March 1 Independence Movement in Cheonan, South Chungcheong Province on Thursday...More

Korean Drama of the Week "Squad 38"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Korean drama of the week "Squad 38" (2016)

Directed by Han Dong-hwa

Written by Han Jeong-hoon

Network  : OCN

With Ma Dong-seok, Seo In-guk, Choi Soo-young, Song Ok-sook, Heo Jae-ho, Ko Kyu-pil,...

16 episodes - Fri, Sat 23:00
Also known as "38 Revenue Collection Unit"
Synopsis
This comedy crime show is a drama depicting the process how a chief officer of revenue collection unit with Seoul City and a fraudster work together to collect all of the unpaid taxes from high income taxpayers...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Han Suk-kyu Courted for OCN's "WATCHER"

2019/02/28 | Permalink

This week is really out to destroy me with its casting news, and Han Suk-kyu's possible upcoming return to Dramaland after "Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim" is no exception to this sweet torture. The actor has been offered a role in OCN's "WATCHER", which would mark his first foray into cable dramas...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Different Dreams"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Different Dreams"...More

"Descendants of the Sun" Song Joong-ki Photozone Smacked with Legal Suit

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

A Song Joong-ki photo zone was set up then taken down at a shopping mall. The advertisement company had requested it be taken down for 'copyright and portrait rights'. The shopping mall decided not to pay up production aid funds and this led to a legal suit...More

Jeon So-min Knew About Lee Kwang-soo and Lee Sun-bin's Relationship

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Jeon So-min spoke about Lee Kwang-soo's romance...More

Actor Lee Joon-gi Shows Support for Professional Female Fighter

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Actor Lee Joon-gi showed his support for professional fighter, 'Bulldozer' Kim So-yool. He made a video announcing her fight at the ONE Warrior Series in Singapore on the 28th through his Youtube channel. He showed his support for her and wished her all the best in victory...More

Hwang Bo-ra Cameos in "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Hwang Bo-ra cameos in Director Park Joon-hwa's "Touch Your Heart" as Hwang Yeon-doo. The actress also appeared the director's 2018 hit, "What's Wrong With Secretary Kim"...More

"Trade Your Love" Cha Hyun-woo and Hwang Bo-ra Are Adorable Together

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Hwang Bo-ra from "Trade Your Love" posted a picture featuring her and her boyfriend...More

[Spoiler] "Liver or Die" Yoo Joon-sang and Shin Dong-mi Kiss and Makeup

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Liver or Die", Lee Poong-sang (Yoo Joon-sang) prepared to say goodbye to his family...More

[HanCinema's News] "Romance Is a Bonus Book" Releases Behind the Scenes Pictures

2019/02/28 | Permalink

The production company behind "Romance is a Bonus Book" released new behind the scenes pictures today. In them, we can see various cast members smiling...More

[HanCinema's News] Box Office Figures for Wednesday, February 27th

2019/02/28 | Permalink

Even with three new wide releases going into Korean Independence Movement Day weekend, "Svaha: The Sixth Finger" maintains its position on top of the South Korean box office. The Korean Film Council released figures showing that "Svaha: The Sixth Finger" had 167,802 admissions on February 28th, for a cumulative total of 1,570,571 admissions since its release on February 20th...More

[Spoiler] "Spring Turns to Spring" Lee Yoo-ri Searches for Uhm Ji-won

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the MBC drama "Spring Turns to Spring", Lee Bom (Uhm Ji-won), who was in Kim Bo-mi's (Lee Yoo-ri) body, struggled to save Kim Bo mi who was in Lee Bom's body...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Jong-suk Shares Thankful, Thoughtful Note for Lee Na-young

2019/02/28 | Permalink

To commemorate the end of filming for "Romance is a Bonus Book", Lee Jong-suk released a black-and-white thank you note for Lee Na-young on Instagram. In it he expresses appreciation for all the work they've done together and for her outstanding abilities as an actress...More

[Ratings] "Liver or Die" Hits 20.0%

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

"Liver or Die" is climbing higher than ever before.

The latest episodes of the KBS 2TV drama "Liver or Die" rated 17.0% and 20.0%, showing an increase of 2.5% from previous episodes...More

[HanCinema's News] Pregnant Kim Tae-hee Is Gorgeous at a Photoshoot

2019/02/28 | Permalink

On February 27th some new behind the scenes pictures were released of Kim Tae-hee. In them, she is doing prep work for an advertising shoot for the cosmetics brand CellCure...More

[HanCinema's News] "Extreme Job" Actors Jang Jin-hee and Ha Chul Are Pumped in Training Photos

2019/02/28 | Permalink

 

On February 26th model and actress Jang Jin-hee uploaded pictures of herself and her "Extreme Job" co-actor and Jeet Kune Do practitioner Ha Chul training. In the photos, they can be seen at a studio...More

[Video] Main Trailer Added for Teh Korean Movie "The King of the Border"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Main trailer added for teh Korean movie "The King of the Border"...More

[Video + Photos] Main Trailer and New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "A Haunting Hitchhike"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Main trailer and new posters added for the upcoming Korean movie "A Haunting Hitchhike"...More

[Video + Photos] 30s Trailer, First Stills and New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

30s trailer, first stills and new poster added for the upcoming Korean documentary "1919 Yu Gwan-sun"...More

[Photo] Nam Da-reum X Kim Hwan-hee Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Beautiful World"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Nam Da-reum x Kim Hwan-hee poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Beautiful World"...More

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

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The Fiery Priest"...More

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

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Item"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

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

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The Light in Your Eyes"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The Light in Your Eyes"...More

[Photos + Video] New Images and Main Promo Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Kill It"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

 

New images and main promo added for the upcoming Korean drama "Kill It"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

[Photo] Jeon So-nee Is Fierce in the Newest Still for Korean Movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

New Jeon So-nee still added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2019/02/28 in Korea

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2019/02/28 in Korea "The King of the Border"...More

Big Bang's Seungri Questioned on Pimping Charges

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Seungri of boy band Big Bang speaks to reporters as he arrives at the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency on Wendesday.

Seungri of boy band Big Bang was questioned by police on Wednesday night on suspicion that he supplied sometimes drugged women and prostitutes to potential investors and rich customers at his club...More

Today's Photo: February 28, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Actress Park Min-young poses at a promotional event for a cosmetics brand in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: February 28, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

Faculty members wash students' feet during an entrance ceremony at a university in Busan on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: February 28, 2019 [2]

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

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Visitors look at various kinds of Korea's national flag showing its past and present displayed at Seodaemun Prison in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: February 28, 2019 [1]

Source | 2019/02/28 | Permalink

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People walk along a path lined with flowers in a park in Daegu on Wednesday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Lee Sun-kyun and Jung Ryeo-won Offered Leads in "Prosecutor Civil War"

2019/02/27 | Permalink

The Dramagods... They listen... Or at least I hope that they do, because I need Lee Sun-kyun and Jung Ryeo-won to grace us with their presence in jTBC's upcoming legal slice-of-life drama, "Prosecutor Civil War". The story sounds very "Miss Hammurabi"-ish, and that frankly sounds lovely...More

Kim Yoon-ji-I Likes the Script for "Road Kill"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

The press conference for the movie "Road Kill" was held at I-Park Mall in Yongsan, Seoul. Kim Yoon-ji-I mentioned how she enjoyed the script despite her exposure.

Director Lee Soo-sung, and actors Lee Chul-min, Oh Kwang-rok, Kim Yoon-ji-I, and Bae Soo-kyung were present...More

Big Bang's Daesung and Taeyang Perform at Military Academy Graduation Ceremony

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

Big Bang members Daesung and Taeyang were seen performing at the Military Academy Graduation Ceremony Class of '75 on the 27th...More

Song Joong-ki Spotted in Brunei

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

Superstar Song Joong-ki is in Brunei to film "Asdal Chronicles".

Chinese media reported that Song Joong-ki greeted local fans with a gentle smile...More

Seungri Apologizes for Embroilment in Drug Use and Sexual Service Allegations

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

Big Bang's Seungri appeared at the Jongno Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency on the 27th under allegations of drug use and business interactions involving sexual relations. YG Entertainment stated, "Seungri will be fully cooperating with the investigations and will agree to all drug tests...More

Lee Pil-mo's Bride Has a Beautiful Story With Good Connections

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

Lee Pil-mo's bride Seo Soo-yeon has good connections.

Channel A "Hearsay" spoke about Lee Pil-mo who met his bride on TV and recently got married...More

[Spoiler] "Liver or Die" Yoo Joon-sang's Wife Returns to His Side

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Liver or Die", Kan Boon-sil (Shin Dong-mi), Jin-sang (Oh Ji-ho) and Hwa-sang (Lee Si-young) argued over Poong-sang's (Yoo Joon-sang) liver transplant. However, Poong-sang looked resigned and told them not to fight over him...More

Army Musical "Shinheung Military Academy" Starts Anew

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

that serve as the backdrop which adds realism to the production.


Original Korean musical "Shinheung Military Academy" began a new round of performances on February 27.

Sponsored by the Republic of Korea Army and co-produced by Shownote and the Cultural Foundation of the National Museum of Korea, the production is part of the celebration of this year's 100th anniversary of the March 1st independent movement and the establishment of the provisional government of Korea...More

[HanCinema's News] Park Ki-woong Confirmed for "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung"

2019/02/27 | Permalink

Sun and Moon Entertainment released a statement on February 27th. In it, Park Ki-woong was confirmed to be playing a role in "Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung" as the crown prince Yi Jin...More

"Spring Turns to Spring" Preempted, Uhm Ji-won Shares Stills

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

Actress Uhm Ji-won's beauty makes up for the preemption.

The actress posted pictures on her Instagram saying, "Kim Bo-mi and Lee Bom. "Spring Turns to Spring" is being preempted tonight. That's too bad"....More

[HanCinema's News] "Extreme Job" Star Lee Honey Appears in Nylon Photospread

2019/02/27 | Permalink

Lee Honey appears in a photoshoot in the March 2019 issue of Nylon. The concept for the photoshoot is Marilyn Monroe. This refers to the way she is posing rather than the style of her clothes, which are obviously modern...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Jong-suk Announces March 8th Date for Military Service

2019/02/27 | Permalink

A-Man Project, the agency representing Lee Jong-suk, put out an announcement on February 26th. In it, they confirmed that Lee Jong-suk would begin his mandatory two year military service on March 8th...More

[HanCinema's News] "Trade Your Love" Releases Colorful 12-Person Poster

2019/02/27 | Permalink

A new ensemble poster has been released to commemorate the theatrical release of "Trade Your Love" today on February 27th. In it, we can see the full cast as an ensemble. This is in contrast to previous promotional images which only emphasized the two lead characters...More

[HanCinema's News] Choi Jin-hyuk discusses "The Last Empress" on "We Will Channel You"

2019/02/27 | Permalink

On February 28th Choi Jin-hyuk will appear on the first corner of "We Will Channel You!", a talk show where the concept is built around a health club. He will discuss his work, and health with the hosts...More

[Ratings] "Liver or Die" Broadcasts Alone

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

"Liver or Die" was the only drama that went on air during the Nouth Korean and American Summit.

According to Nielsen Korea nationwide, the KBS 2TV drama rated 14.2% and 17.5%...More

[Video + Photo] Main Teaser and Teaser Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Doctor Prisoner"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

Main teaser and teaser poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Doctor Prisoner"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Korean Movie "Svaha: The Sixth Finger"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

New posters added for the Korean movie "Svaha: The Sixth Finger"...More

[USA] "Default" S. Korean Drama Based on 1997 Asian Financial Crisis Releases on Amazon, iTunes, and Google Play February 27

2019/02/27 | Permalink

"Default", Based on the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis Releases on Amazon, iTunes, and Google Play on February 27, 2019
 
South Korean drama, "Default", takes a look back at a difficult time for South Korea – the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis. It is directed by Choi Gook-he, who was awarded the Best Debut award at the Fantasia International Film Festival for his feature debut in 2016, "Split". Choi presents us with an enthralling storyline and a sense of emotional connection to a time when the country was on the verge of bankruptcy. The film releases on Amazon, iTunes, and Google Play on February 27...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Sun-Kissed Family"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Sun-Kissed Family"...More

[Video] 2nd Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "Pohang Harbor"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

2nd trailer added for the Korean movie "Pohang Harbor"...More

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

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Second Life"...More

[Video] New Commentary Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Idol"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

New commentary video added for the upcoming Korean movie "Idol"...More

[Video] 5-Minute Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Possessed"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

5-minute highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Possessed"...More

[Video + Photos] Third Teaser and Joo Jin-mo Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Big Issue"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

Third teaser and Joo Jin-mo stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Big Issue"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Touch Your Heart"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Touch Your Heart"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "He Is Psychometric"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "He Is Psychometric"...More

[Photos] New Yoo Jae-myung Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Confession - Drama"

Source | 2019/02/27 | Permalink

New Yoo Jae-myung stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Confession - Drama"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Rude Miss Young-ae Season 17"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2019/02/27 in Korea

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Korean movies opening today 2019/02/27 in Korea: "A Resistance", "Trade Your Love", "Race to Freedom: Um Bok Dong", "Pohang Harbor", and documentary "Granny Poetry Club"...More

[Photos] Gritty Lee Sun-kyun Stills Dropped for "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage"...More

[Video] Trailer Dropped for Sexy Comedy "Studio"

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Trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Studio"...More

[Photos] Quiet Jung Woo-sung and Kim Hyang-gi Stills and Poster Released for "Innocent Witness"

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New stills and poster added for the Korean movie "Innocent Witness"...More

[HanCinema's News] Chun Woo-hee Confirmed for "The Nature of a Melo"

2019/02/27 | Permalink

JTBC's new Friday/Saturday drama, "The Nature of a Melo", confirmed on February 25th that Chun Woo-hee would play the leading role. The ensemble piece, which will be directed by Lee Byeong-heon-I of "Extreme Job" fame, will also feature Jeon Yeo-bin and Han Ji-eun will also play central roles...More

Actress Kim Tae-hee Expecting 2nd Child

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Rain (left) and Kim Tae-hee

Actress Kim Tae-hee is expecting her second child with singer Rain in September, her management agency said on Tuesday...More

Big Bang's Seungri Accused of Pimping for Foreign Investors

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Seungri of boy band Big Bang is being investigated after allegations that he supplied prostitutes for foreign investors, police said Tuesday.

An entertainment news website published what it claimed were text messages exchanged by Seungri and an executive at his company, Yuri Holdings, identified as Yu, urging another staffer to take good care of an investor from Taiwan...More

Lengthy Sick Leave Delays G-Dragon's Military Promotion

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G-Dragon, the leader of K-pop boy band Big Bang who is currently fulfilling his mandatory military service, failed to receive a customary promotion to the rank of corporal, it was revealed on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: February 27, 2019 [3]

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Actress Kim Seo-hyung poses at a promotional event for a fashion brand in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: February 27, 2019 [2]

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Actress Go Joon-hee poses at a press junket for her new TV series "Possessed" in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: February 27, 2019 [1]

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Women clean earthenware jars at a farm in Anseong, Gyeonggi Province on Tuesday...More

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Lee Joon-hyuk Cast as Ji Jin-hee's Rival in "Designated Survivor: 60 Days"

2019/02/26 | Permalink

TvN's "Designated Survivor: 60 Days" is on a casting roll, and after finding his trusty political companion in Heo Joon-ho, Ji Jin-hee's Park Moo-jin finds his political rival in Lee Joon-hyuk. The actor has officially confirmed his participation in the drama, and he will be a charismatic rival giving the people exactly what they want, sounding too good to be true...More

Child Actress Jang Jae-hee to Star in "Paper Flower" as Eugene's Daughter

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Kid actress Jang Jae-hee from "Little Forest" is starring in "Paper Flower"...More

Actor Choi Jin-hyuk Declares War With Keyboard Warrior

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Actor Choi Jin-hyuk declared war with a keyboard warrior.

Choi Jin-hyuk's agency claimed they will go into legal measures to deal with false rumors and others regarding...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Da-hee to Appear in New Drama "Search: WWW"

2019/02/26 | Permalink

On February 26th tvN announced a new drama titled "Search: WWW", Lee Da-hee has also been named as the lead actress...More

Hyun Young Shares Adorable Selfie With Her Son and Daughter

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Entertainer Hyun Young took a picture with her two children...More

"Section TV" Joo Ji-hoon Says "The Item" CG Is Harder Than "Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds"

Source | 2019/02/26 | Permalink

The cast of drama "The Item" was on the MBC TV show "Section TV" on the 25th.

Joo Ji-hoon said, "The CG effects in "The Item" are a bit harder than the "Along with the Gods" movies....More

[Spoiler] "Left-handed Wife" Kim Jin-woo Weakened by Lee Soo-kyung's Tears

Source | 2019/02/26 | Permalink

A preview of the 38th episode of "Left-handed Wife" was revealed.

Jang Esther (Ha Yun-joo) apologized to Park Do-kyeong (Kim Jin-woo)...More

[HanCinema's News] "Extreme Job" Hits 1.2 Million Dollars in United States

2019/02/26 | Permalink

As of February 25th "Extreme Job" has broken 1.2 million dollars in box office receipts in the United States. It is now #9 on the all-time chart for Korean films released in the United States...More

Jang Hyuk Joins Yang Se-jong and Woo Do-hwan in "My Country"

Source | 2019/02/26 | Permalink

Actor Jang Hyuk is slated to join "My Country" as Lee Bang-won, a man rob of his rights as a prince.

JTBC drama "My Country" is a historical drama based at the end of the Goryeo times when people from the Goryeo and the Joseon pointed swords at each other for power. The drama is directed by the trustworthy Kim Jin-won-I and written by Chae Seung-dae...More

[HanCinema's News] "The Last Empress" Ranked #1 on Good Data for Last Three Weeks

2019/02/26 | Permalink

On February 25th the new Good Data rankings were released for the third week of February. Marking which dramas are trending the strongest, the rankings show "The Last Empress" in the #1 spot for the third straight week for topicality. As individual performers, Jang Nara ranks #1 and Shin Sung-rok ranks #3...More

[HanCinema's News] Song Hye-ko Is Angelic in Newest Photo

2019/02/26 | Permalink

A newly released photo of actress Song Hye-ko has been getting around. In it, she is seen wearing a pretty white outfit and holding a microphone...More

"Investigation Partners Season 2" Casts Kang Seung-hyun

Source | 2019/02/26 | Permalink

"Investigation Partners Season 2" is done organizing.

According to several sources, former model Kang Seung-hyun is the latest addition to the new MBC miniseries "Investigation Partners Season 2". Unfortunately, Lee Yi-kyung and Stephanie Lee have decided not to join. Currently, Lee Yi-kyung is has just completed filming JTBC drama "Laughter in Waikiki 2" and Stephanie Lee with "The Last Empress"...More

[Spoiler] "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment" Go Hyun-jung Puts 3 People in Danger

Source | 2019/02/26 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2: Crime and Punishment", Lee Ja-kyeong (Go Hyun-jung) shared a list of who needed to be gotten rid of at Daesan Welfares with Han Min (