"Winter Sonata 2" starts filming soon? 2016/07/13, Source,
There have been reports that the making of "Winter Sonata 2" has begun, but the production company claims there hasn't been any progress.
Pan Entertainment told Star Today that there haven't been any specific plans regarding the making of "Winter Sonata 2" and that the report about it beginning later this year isn't true,...More
Over 1,000 Fans Gather for Memorial Service for Park Yong-ha 2013/07/01, Source,
Over 1,000 fans, including family members, of Park Yong-ha showed up for an event in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province on Sunday marking the third anniversary of the death of the actor and singer, who shocked the nation by taking his own life in 2010. In the afternoon, a photo exhibition was held elsewhere in Seoul in commemoration of his achievements, during which clips from his concerts and dramas were screened,...More
Japan fans pay tribute to late Park Yong-ha 2012/06/27, Source,
The late Park Yong-ha
By Kwaak Je-yup Thousands of Japanese fans of the late entertainer Park Yong-ha marked the two-year anniversary of his death with memorials in Tokyo and Seoul. According to press reports, the temporary seven-day memorial set up until Tuesday drew nearly 8,000 visitors to its location at the Space Shower TV in the popular Shibuya neighborhood in the Japanese capital,...More
Japanese Fans Remember Park Yong-ha 2012/06/27, Source, Park Yong-ha
Some 1,200 Japanese fans plan to come to Korea to mark the second anniversary on Saturday of the death of pop star Park Yong-ha, who committed suicide in 2010. They will visit his grave in southern Seoul in the morning and attend a screening of concert footage in the afternoon. In Japan, various events are taking place to mark the anniversary. Over the past week, around 7,000 fans have gathered in Tokyo's Shibuya district for events showing previously unreleased footage and photographs of Park,...More
Ryoo holds 100th concert in Japan 2011/12/23, Source,
Actor-singer Ryu Si-won held his 100th solo concert in Japan Wednesday, his agency R's Company said Thursday.
The performance attracted some 25,000 fans to the Saitama Super Arena. It was part of a cross-country tour that began in November in Misato. Ryoo has performed in Yokohama, Niigata, Osaka, Sendai, Nagoya and Fukuoka, and will continue with more shows in the neighboring Asian country in the new year,...More
Weekly star scene 2011/07/08, Source, It's time once again for "weekly star scene", where we round up the top 5 stories of the past week in the entertainment scene.
: Hold onto your seats, we have our lively and energetic Dami in the studio with us. Hello Dami!
"Since it is Yong-ha's day, it rained without fail". (,...More
Park Yong-ha's Fans Visit Film Concerts in Japan 2011/06/30, Source,
Around 25,000 fans have participated in the late Hallyu star Park Yong-ha's film concerts, which have been held a total of 27 times in nine different cities in Japan.
Hallyu star Park Yong-ha, who passed away last year in June, has had film concerts held on his behalf in Japan, and many of his Japanese fans have been visiting the film concerts. The concert entitled "Park Yong-ha FILMS 2004～2010 ☆We LOVE Yong Ha☆" was held twice at Tokyo International Forum Hall in Yurakucho, Tokyo on June 22, and his family members including his mother Oh Young Ran and many fans watched the video that contains his performances filmed during his lifetime,...More
Remembering Park Yong-ha 2011/06/27, Source,
To commemorate the first anniversary of the late actor Park Yong-ha's death, various memorial events are being held in Japan. / Korea Times file
Memorial wave for late hallyu star continues
By Chung Ah-young
Although the late hallyu star Park Yong-ha died a year ago, his popularity is not waning in Japan,...More
Late Park Yong-ha's Film Concert in Japan 2011/03/14, Source,
A film concert tour to pay tribute to the late Hallyu star Park Yong-ha, who died last June, is being held all around Japan until March 29.
According to Park Yong-ha's official Japanese webpage on March 10, the film concert entitled "Park Yong-ha Films 2004~2010 We LOVE Yong Ha" has begun in Niigata on March 5, and it will be held a total of 23 times in eleven cities in Japan including Hiroshima, Fukuoka, Hokkaido, Osaka, and Tokyo until March 29,...More
Park Yong-ha's Mother Releases Memoir of Her Son 2011/03/11, Source,
The late actor and singer Park Yong-ha's mother has published a memoir about her son. Published through a contract with a Japanese publisher, Park's mother Oh Young-ran's 260-page book details the family's close relationships and love for Park, Japan's Sankei Sports reported,...More
TVXQ becomes the third most-searched artist in Japan 2010/12/17, Source,
Korean boy band TVXQ [SM Entertainment]
Korean idols TVXQ were the third most-searched artist in Japan this year.
According to Yahoo! Japan, the Korean boy band came in third on the website's annual most-searched artist list after popular Japanese bands AKB48 and Arashi,...More
Park Yong-ha still not let go by Japanese fans 2010/07/21, Source,
The late Korean actor Park Yong-ha [photographed by Lee Won-woo/10Asia]
Japanese fans have still not let Park Yong-ha go
"We pray for the soul of Park Yong-ha from the bottom of our hearts. We are truly grateful for your bright smile". As Japan still continues to commemorate late Korean actor Park Yong-ha who took his own life on June 30, TBS' television show "KinSma" hosted by Nakai Masahiro, the leader of popular J-pop group SMAP, featured a special one-hour episode for Park on July 9. The relationship between the actor and the show began in July 2006 when Park stepped in as a temporary emcee for "KinSma". The special episode featured interviews with Japanese celebrities who had been close to Park, including producer Tsunku who created [J-pop girl band] Morning Musume and popular emcee Utsumi Midori who is famous for her connections with Korean stars, as well as showing Park's activities in Japan. A video letter from the late actor's fan Ishibashi Etsuko, who is suffering from an incurable disease, made viewers eyes well up with tears,...More
Late Park Yong-ha Still Lives in Japanese Fan's Mind 2010/07/20, Source,
In a concert hall normally filled with the sounds of singing and shouting, only the sound of crying could be heard in a heavy-laden atmosphere. Some fans even came up onto the stage and wailed.
The memorial ceremony to offer flowers to the soul of the late Park Yong-ha, who passed away on June 30 (died at the age of 32), was held at the International Forum Hall in Yurakucho, Tokyo. The agency of the deceased, Pony Canyon, hosted the ceremony entitled "Stars Forever" from 10 am until 6:20 pm for eight hours and twenty minutes on July 18. The ceremony to offer flowers to the late Park Yong-ha was actually scheduled to finish at 6 pm,...More
Park Yong-ha memorial service to be held in Japan next wknd 2010/07/09, Source,
Portrait of the late Hallyu star Park Yong-ha [YTREE MEDIA]
A memorial service for the late Hallyu star Park Yong-ha, who took his own life last Wednesday, will be held in Japan next weekend.
According to a press release by Park's former publicist YTREE MEDIA, a commemoration service for Park will be held at Tokyo International Forum on July 18, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., with fans and close friends in attendance. The actor's family members are unlikely to participate in the event,...More
The death of Park Yong-ha came as a shock to everyone. Park was a well-known actor and singer in the South Korean entertainment,...More
Japanese Fans Mourn Park Yong-ha 2010/07/02, Source,
Japanese fans of the Korean actor and singer Park Yong-ha, who was found dead in an apparent suicide Wednesday, are devastated, according to press reports. Tower Records in Tokyo's Shinjuku, Shibuya and other districts, set up memorial corners in their stores for Park. "Fans inquired all day long whether we had Park Yong-ha's albums", said a Tower Records spokesman.
Many fans stopped to offer their condolences at the Shibuya store, which exhibited a photograph signed by Park. The Sankei Sports reported a flood of messages on the Internet,...More
Singer and actor Park Yong-ha laid to rest 2010/07/02, Source,
Actor So Ji-sub carries late actor Park Yong-ha's portrait and mortuary tablet to Park's burial site at Bundang Memorial Park in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea on July 2, 2010. [Han Youn-jong/Asia Economic Daily]
Singer and actor Park Yong-ha has been laid to rest at a private funeral attended by close family and friends.
The remains of the late star, who was cremated around noon on Friday, arrived at Bundang Memorial Park in Gyeonggi Province located south of Korea's capital of Seoul.
Actor So Ji-sub, carrying Park's portrait in his hands, led a procession of family and friends toward the burial site where song "STARS", from Park's last album, was being played in the background for the Buddhist ceremony,...More
Park Yong-ha's coffin borne out of St. Mary's Hospital 2010/07/02, Source,
Korean actor So Ji-sub carries a photograph of the late actor Park Yong-ha during the coffin-bearing ceremony held at St. Mary's Hospital in Seoul, Korea on July 2, 2010. [Asia Economic Daily]
The coffin for the late Korean actor Park Yong-ha, who committed suicide two days ago, was borne out of St. Mary's Hospital in Seoul earlier this morning amidst a sea of celebrities and fans attending the ceremony.
Actor So Ji-sub, a close friend of Park, led the coffin-bearing procession while carrying a photograph of the deceased, followed by Park's parents, family members and fellow actor friends. Several celebrities broke out into tears and started sobbing loudly,...More
Park Yong-ha distressed over friend's betrayal, says Ryu Si-won 2010/07/01, Source,
Korean actor and singer Ryu Si-won [R's Company]
Hallyu star Ryu Si-won has said that the late actor Park Yong-ha, who committed suicide early yesterday morning, was heavily distressed by a friend's betrayal, according to Japanese newspaper Sports Hochi on Thursday.
Sports Hochi reported that Ryoo shed tears over Park's death at his concert, held Wednesday in Tokyo, saying that someone who is "like a younger brother has gone to heaven",...More
Police announce Park Yong-ha committed suicide 2010/06/30, Source,
Chief investigator Kwak Jeong-hee at Gangnam Police Station gives a briefing on singer and actor Park Yong-ha's death on June 30, 2010 in Seoul, South Korea.
Police have officially announced suicide is the cause of singer and actor Park Yong-ha's death. Park was 32.
Chief investigator Kwak Jeong-hee at Gangnam Police Station gave a briefing on Wednesday afternoon, declaring that Park died of suffocation early in the day after hanging himself from the cord of his camcorder's charger that he had hung to the top of his bedpost,...More
Popular actor and singer Park Yong-ha, 33, was found dead at home in southern Seoul Wednesday morning after,...More
Park Yong-ha discovered dead at home 2010/06/29, Source, By Javabeans
Breaking news: Park Yong-ha was discovered dead at his Nonhyun-dong, Seoul, home on the morning of June 30. I'll update with details if/as they become available.
I (Javabeans) am in utter shock. WHAT?
Park Yong-ha died at the age of 32, having debuted fifteen years ago in youth shows like KBS's 1995 "Love Blossoms in the Classroom" and 1996's "Start". He shot to fame with 2002's "Winter Sonata", which made him a household name and a "Hallyu star". He used that fame as a springboard a singing career in Japan, where he enjoyed quite a lot of popularity. He had a successful drama hit in 2008's "One Air", and totally stole my heart in 2009's "The Slinghsot", which is one of my (Javabeans) favorite dramas EVER,...More
'Seoul International Drama Awards 2009' to be opened on Sept. 11 2009/07/17, Source, The awarding ceremony of the 'Seoul International Drama Awards 2009' is held at Olympic Park on 11th of September. It attracted 169 entries from 37 countries, which is the largest in the history of the event. They came from Asia, America, Europe, and the Middle East.
In its 4th edition this year, t,...More
The box office can be as difficult to predict as the stock market, and South Korean cinema in particularly is suffering amid the global financial crisis. ",...More
[ChanMi's movie news] Kim Min-jung becomes a fashionista in "The Scam" 2009/01/28, Source, Kim Min-jung becomes a financial manager for the wealthy politicians and businessmen, even their hidden money! She is a perfectionist and a workaholic financial manager, Yoo Seo-yeon in this new film, "The Scam".
She is a woman who can handle money business and dirty work with perfection where money is key to power and fame, thus, she definitely needs to look it!
Kim works with a stylist Kim Noori who is a famous movie costume designer.
The character meets political leaders and wealthy elites for her career, thus, she needs a professional look and bold character to fulfill her work as she wears career woman outfits. Inside this facade, she is a woman with a gentle charisma. Her hairstyle is also clean with her hair up in a bun. Her luxurious accessories also bring her a bold and feminine point in her outfit.,...More
The 30 stars, all dressed in a white T-shirt with the,...More
Stars Come Together for Earthquake Victims 2008/05/29, Source, Korean stars have come together to help out the victims of a devastating earthquake in China. Celebrities who joined the recording of "I Love Asia", a joint earthquake relief project, at a studio in southern Seoul included singer/producer,...More
The new artist awards are given to ten artists who debuted in the previous year and ranked top ten in the album sales and revenue category. SS501 was placed under the spotlight when the group releas,...More
The New Year will be another one full of drama, as broadcasters prepare unique stories to grab audiences' attention. Korean dramas have always been at the forefront of domestic entertainment, for if a certain drama gains popularity, the actors ride,...More
Park will release his third album entitled "Will Be There" in Japan on Feb. 8, following his previous albums "Tidings" and "Fiction". In the new album, Park will introduce himself,...More
Korean Soap Operas Debut on U.S. Network TV 2005/12/01, Source, "Imagine Asian TV", a 24-hour cable TV station that specializes in Asian programs as a part of Imagine Asian Entertainment, was established in June of 2004 as the first 24-hour Asian American television network in the U.S.
On November 30, 2005, Imagine Asian TV announced plans to broadcast two of,...More
He visits Japan on Mar. 9 to attend a ceremony of awarding prizes, which will be held in NHK hall, Tokyo the f,...More
Film to Be Made about Korean Subway Hero 2004/10/11, Source, The story of Lee Su-hyun, who was killed by a train while he was trying to help a drunk man in a Tokyo subway station in 2001, is going to be made into a movie. Five representatives from Kinema Tokyo, including chairman Takahashi Matsuo, visited Busan, Lee's hometown, last week. Takahashi discussed,...More
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hope PYH and Eugene will do another tv series again. you two look very well as a couple. prove to your detractors that you are truly artists and personal choices should be respected. God bless. move on and live life
WHY IS ARIRANG AND KBS NOT FEATURING THE CUTEST AND HUNKIEST KOREAN ACTOR PARK YONG HA. PARK YONG HA YOU ARE THE BEST KOREAN SINGER AND ACTOR PLEASE DO ANOTHER TV DRAMA WITH EUGENE YOU LOOK GOOD TOGETHER. ARE YOU STILL FRIENDS? PHILIPPINES LOVE YOU PARK YONG HA!
Park Yong Ha and Eugene has best Chemistry ever they compliment each other. They we're both adorable, superb actor/actress/singers and has Charisma. I know many of their fans would loved to see them together again on a new drama series and for sure its would be another big hit.
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