Shim Eun-ha, one of the top actresses of the 1990s, poses with her new husband Chi Sang-wook in a wedding photo released to the public Tuesday. The couple wed at a private ceremony attended by about 150 people at Sheraton Grande Walkerhill Hotel in Seoul yesterday. Shim, 33, starred in the hit film "Christmas in August" in 1998 and the television drama "Trap of Youth" in 1999. Chi, 40, is a research professor at the Graduate School of International Studies of Yonsei University and the only son of the president of Hansung Industrial. Yonhap
Hong Kong Magazine Defends Korean Wave
A backlash against the Korean Wave rushing through China in the country's broadcasting and entertainment industry is narrow-minded and short-sighted, the Hong Kong current affairs magazine Yazhouzhoukan says.
In a cover story in its latest edition, the magazine said Korea's strategy in the wake o,...More
"The Last Eve" Wins Award at New York Independent Film Festival
An epic film entitled "The Last Eve" directed by Kang Yeong-man, who is based in New York, has won the "Action Film Award" at the New York International Independent Film and Video Festival, which just recently closed.
The festival, which was launched in 1993, has been taken in a road show format ,...More
Pusan Film Fest Announces Winners
The New Currents Award at the tenth Pusan International Film Festival went to "Grain in Ear", Chinese-Korean director Zhang Lu's tragic tale of a disenfranchised Korean living in China.
In a news conference prior to the Friday evening close of the festival, the event's executive committee announc,...More
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