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  • Today's Photo: December 30, 2016 [3]

    2016/12/30, Source
    Hosts Kim Sung-joo, Lee Sung-kyung, and Jun Hyun-moo (from left) attend MBC's year-end entertainment awards in Seoul on Thursday,...More
  • Seolhyun and Lee Juck fall for the secret camera

    2016/11/22, Source
    "Real Men" is taking a break and "Secretly, Greatly" is coming on soon. Seolhyun and Lee Juck are the first guests. "Secretly, Greatly" will begin broadcasting in December. it's a kind of a secret camera but with a newer trend. The co-hosts are Yoon Jong-shin, Lee Soo-geun, Kim Heechul, John Park and Lee Gook-joo,...More
  • [Photos] Ahn Yong-joon marries Venny

    2015/09/20, Source
    Actor Ahn Yong-joon is getting married to singer Venny. Ahn Yong-joon posted on his Facebook, "I am getting married! Thank you to all those who helped us prepare for this day. It was fun!",...More
  • John Park to appear in "Plus Nine Boys"

    2014/09/17, Source
    Singer John Park is appearing in the tvN drama "Plus Nine Boys". According to a source, John Park is appearing on the seventh and eighth episodes as a music contest judge, which is the same event that Kang Dong-goo (Choi Ro-woon) is participating in,...More
  • Lee Joon-gi mentioned as the next member for "1 Night 2 Days"

    2013/11/21, Source
    While the season 3 of "1 Night 2 Days" is approaching, actor Lee Joon-gi is being mentioned as the next member. A media reported that Lee Joon-gi, Kim Joo-hyuk and singer Defcon and Jung Joon-young will be the next members of "1 Night 2 Days" with Cha Tae-hyun and Kim Jong-min,...More
  • [HanCinema's Drama Review] "Medical Top Team" Episode 3

    This is a medical drama done right. It doesn't just throw out high-falutin' medical terms and insert tense situations just to force viewer interest. No, it manages to develop characters who feel real, infuse political tensions, and create life-and-death stakes in a world that is engaging and believable,...More
  • John Park Named Envoy for Fund Against African Famine

    2012/08/01, Source
    John Park /Courtesy of Music Farm Singer John Park has been named an honorary ambassador in the fight against poverty and disease in African countries by non-governmental organizations and the Korea International Cooperation Agency,...More

    2012/05/31, Source
    Los Angeles auditions to take place on June 9; New York auditions June 10 Season Four will air LIVE on Mnet America for the first time NEW YORK – May 30, 2012  Mnet (, the first and leading national, 24/7 English-language television network in the U.S. for all things Asian cool, has announced the ultra popular singing competition show, SUPERSTAR K (SSK)will again hold auditions in America for their upcoming fourth season. The show will scour the earth for the best talent to bring back to Korea to compete for the chance to win 500,000,000 Korean Won or approximately 500,000 US Dollars along with an opportunity to perform at the Mnet Asian Music Awards and many more prizes,...More
  • Art and Culture

    2012/04/25, Source
    It's Wednesday and it's entertainment news time with our Michelle Kim. From domestic entertainment to Hollywood and more, our Michelle has it all for us today. Hello Michelle [Reporter : ] Hello Han-ul What do you have for us today ? [Reporter : ] To start us off for today I want to tell you about three new albums being released. From classical music to hip-hop, we have music by the Seoul Philharonic Orchestra, Jason Mraz, and MC Sniper,so take a look at this,...More
  • Today's Photo: March 29, 2012

    2012/03/29, Source
    Seohyun of Girls' Generation poses at a fashion show in Seoul on Wednesday,...More
  • Korean-American kids grow curious about Korea

    2012/03/26, Source
    NEW YORK -- Maybe it's the way Eric Nam rocked the stage on MBC's "Star Audition: The Great Birth", or how John Park from Mnet's "Superstar K" debuted with a bang, but Korean-American teens are starting to see their mother country under a whole new light. To many second-generation adolescents, Korea used to be a far-away land laden with uptight rules and tradition,...More
  • John Park's Debut Album Sells 20,000 Copies in 4 Weeks

    2012/03/20, Source
    Within just 20 days of the launch of his debut album, Korean-American singer John Park, runner-up last season of the reality TV show "Superstar K2", has already managed to sell 20,000 copies,...More
  • Arts and Culture
    2012/03/07, Source
    Wow, with the K-Arts Academy up and running, the Korean wave will be even more significant and influential in no time. [Reporter : ] Yes, hopefully Korea will be able to discover truly talented artists for the entertainment industry worldwide. I'm sure we will. What else do you have for us today,...More
  • Korean-American en route to becoming American idol

    2012/03/06, Source
    Han Hee-jun, a 1.5-generation Korean-American, made it to the Top 13 of the 11th season of popular TV program "American Idol", when it aired on Feb. 28. The 24-year-old from Flushing in Queens, N.Y., sang "Angels" by Robbie Williams in the last round. In control and poised, Han had the full attention of the audience. The three judges were a little more critical; legendary diva Jennifer Lopez said, "You have a voice that's smooth as silk; not sure it showed off how beautiful your voice is".,...More
  • Who will take Mnet's Superstar K3?

    2011/11/10, Source
    Will it be Busker Busker or Ulala Session? This Friday, Mnet's "Superstar K3" will decide along with fans which group will win. With a new rule change this season, groups were allowed to enter the contest, and changed the dynamics of the popular audition show. The competition was fiercer than ever where the fans have enjoyed three months of dynamic and inspiring performances, and it's the groups that are the two finalists,...More
  • Cha Tae-hyun's 5-year old son "Mommy likes John Park best"

    2011/08/18, Source
    Cha Tae-hyun's wife who wasn't even on TV presented great laughter. Cha Tae-hyun appeared on the KBS 2TV program "Happy Together Season 3" and said, "My wife is very alert about the fact that I work with other actresses" and slurred the last bit of his sentence saying, "What about herself...",...More
  • 'Superstar K' to hold auditions overseas

    2011/05/17, Source
    Aspiring singers take part in an open auditon for 'Superstar K 3' in Daegu on May 5. / Courtesy of Mnet By Lee Hyo-won "Superstar K" will hold auditions in Japan, China and the United States this summer to select contestants for the third season of the talent show, Mnet said Tuesday. The popular cable show modeled after "American Idol" will hold sessions in Tokyo, Sendai and Osaka, as well as Beijing and New York in June. Auditions for local talent are currently being held in eight locations around Korea,...More
  • January 20 Bow in Korea for Director Kang Woo-suk's New Film, "Glove"

    2011/01/15, Source
    Kang Woo-seok, perhaps best-known overseas for "Silmido" (2003), most recently directed "GLove", set for release throughout Korea on January 20. Based on a true story, it's the moving saga of 10 young baseball players from,...More
  • Korean TV: The Korean version of American Idol, Superstar K

    2011/01/06, Source
    The Korean version of American Idol, Superstar K, was a hot issue in 2010 in Korea. Superstar K first started in 2009 summer on cable music TV channel Mnet. It had a highest viewer rating (8.47%) for a cable channel as of then. However, in 2010, the second season of Superstar K broke that rank and made a new highest viewer rating with 14.5%. It was aired only from July till October but the whole process took about seven months. Among 1,340,830 applicants, the final 11 people were selected to be aired on TV,...More
  • Huh Gak and John Park 'My Best' music video released for the upcoming Korean movie "GLove"

    2011/01/03, Source
    Huh Gak and John Park 'My Best' full music video released for the upcoming Korean movie "GLove",...More
  • 10 moments in culture

    2010/12/29, Source
    By Culture Desk 1 Gwanghwamun restored

    Gwanghwamun, the,...
  • Added new pictures and videos for the upcoming Korean movie "GLove"

    2010/12/27, Source
    Added new pictures and videos for the upcoming Korean movie "GLove",...More
  • Which Celebrity Do You Want To Drink Wine With On Christmas?

    2010/12/23, Source
    A Chilean wine company, Viu Manent, conducted a survey where 3,604 people participated from December 13 to the 19th. The question: Which celebrity would you most want to drink wine with on Christmas?,...More
  • 2010 Mnet Asia Music Awards (MAMA): Live in Macao

    2010/11/29, Source
    Boy band Big Bang members perform at the 2010 Mnet Asia Music Awards (MAMA) at the Cotai Arena in the Venetian hotel on Macau on November 28, 2010. [Lee Jin-hyuk/10Asia] "Muscle!" was what a fan from Hong Kong said as soon as she was asked what she finds most attractive about boy band 2PM. And when a girl, who would scream outright just by the mention of Nichkhun's name, was asked whose muscles she thinks are the best, without hesitation she blurted out "Ok Taecyeon!" Numerous female fans from around Asia who like Korean idol stars for specific images crowded the lobby of the Venetian Macao Resort Hotel in Macao where the red carpet event for the 2010 Mnet Asia Music Awards (MAMA) was held. But the cheering was not reserved only for good looking guys. A 19-year-old Chinese girl, who introduced herself as a big fan of Big Bang and in love with all its members, went equally wild at the sight of girl group 2NE1 and imitated the "Abracadabra" dance by Brown Eyed Girls saying they were the group outside YG Family that she loves. Hence in such an atmosphere, it may be only natural that these fans are interested not only in the Korean stars but also Korean culture,...More
  • Which celebrity would you like to experience the first snow of this winter season with?

    2010/11/19, Source
    Which celebrity would you like to experience the first snow of this winter season with? Well, the netizens have spoken and according to one survey, the most popular celebrity was actor Gang Dong-won. The online music site Monkey3 reported the results of a survey that they conducted titled, "Which star do you want to experience the first snowfall of the winter season with",...More
  • Korean version of 'American Idol' will be made into a film

    2010/09/19, Source
    'Superstar K', which is rewriting a history of cable program, will be made into a film. On September 20th, an official from the movie industry said that CJ Entertainment, Korea's biggest Film Investing Company, is planning and developing an auditionfor a film based on 'Superstar K',...More

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