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[New Movie] "R-Rated Idol Seung-ha's Fancy Walk"

Source | 2020/07/04 | Permalink

Korean movie "R-Rated Idol Seung-ha's Fancy Walk" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Bosomy Younger Sister"

Source | 2020/07/04 | Permalink

Korean movie "Bosomy Younger Sister" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Imprisonment"

Source | 2020/07/04 | Permalink

Korean movie "Imprisonment" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "R-Rated Idol Seung-ha's Sex Scandal"

Source | 2020/07/04 | Permalink

Korean movie "R-Rated Idol Seung-ha's Sex Scandal" added to HanCinema database...More

The Singer (2020)

Source | 2020/07/04 | Permalink

"The Singer"

Genres: Drama
Running Time: 97 min.
Directed by: Cho Jung-rae
Starring: Lee Bong-geun, Lee Yu-ri, Kim Dong-wan...More

BLACKPINK 's YouTube Channel Passes 40-Million-Subscriber Milestone

Source | 2020/07/04 | Permalink

Girl group BLACKPINK 's YouTube channel has reached the 40-million-subscriber milestone, their management agency YG Entertainment said Thursday.

It is the highest number of subscribers for any K-pop act. The group added 3 million new subscribers in less than a week after releasing their new single "How You Like That" on June 26...More

Today's Photo: July 4, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/07/04 | Permalink

Models pose at a fashion show for summer clothes in Seoul on Friday...More

Today's Photo: July 4, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/07/04 | Permalink

People have fun in a flower field in Geumsan, South Chungcheong Province on Friday...More

[HanCinema's News] "#ALIVE", "Innocence", and "The Singer" Lead at South Korean Box Office

2020/07/03 | Permalink

While new releases have returned to the South Korean box office admissions numbers are low going into the weekend and are likely to remain as such going into the weekend as the big marketing push to reopen the market following COVID-19 has ended. Following weaker than hoped for numbers for "#ALIVE" last weekend the quiet will likely remain until the release of "Peninsula" on July 15th...More

[HanCinema's News] Instagram Account Highlights Seo Ye-ji's Style on "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

2020/07/03 | Permalink

On July 3rd, social media account for tvN released a spread of images highlighting the styling of Seo Ye-ji on the currently airing drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay". The actress as well as the drama she appears in have gained much attention for their distinct visual style and unusual variety in wardrobe. The pictures are highlighted as OOTD, or Outfit Of The Day...More

[HanCinema's News] "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" Tops Good Data Report for Second Week

2020/07/03 | Permalink

The latest iteration of the Good Data Report once again saw "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" lead other dramas in terms of social media metrics. The study was conducted from June 22nd to June 28th and measured which among the twenty-four current prime time television dramas attracted the most attention in terms of shared news articles, blogs, and videos...More

[Video] New Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "SF8"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "SF8"...More

[Video] Preview Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All the Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Preview released for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

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

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

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

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "A Record of Youth"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "A Record of Youth"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "R-Rated Idol Seung-ha's Sex Scandal"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "R-Rated Idol Seung-ha's Sex Scandal"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Sweet Munchies"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Sweet Munchies"...More

[Video] English Subtitled Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "Last Blues, Last Dance"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

English subtitled trailer released for the Korean movie "Last Blues, Last Dance"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Movie "#ALIVE"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean movie "#ALIVE"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "The Singer"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "The Singer"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Movie "Si, Nario"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean movie "Si, Nario"...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2020/07/03 in Korea

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2020/07/03 in Korea: "Affair 2"...More

Goo Ha-ra's Ex-Boyfriend Jailed on Appeal

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Goo Ha-ra's ex-boyfriend Choi Jung-bum arrives at the Seoul Central District Court on Thursday. /Yonhap

The ex-boyfriend of Goo Ha-ra of defunct girl band Kara was sentenced to a year in prison by an appeals court Thursday for assaulting and blackmailing the starlet.

The court upheld a lower court's ruling that cleared Choi Jung-bum of making a pornographic video of the couple without Gu's consent but increased the punishment for causing her physical harm...More

Lee Hyori, Yoona Sorry for Breaking Lockdown

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Lee Hyori (left) and Yoona

Pop stars Lee Hyori and Yoona have apologized for visiting a karaoke parlor during lockdown and live-streaming the soiree on social media...More

Today's Photo: July 3, 2020 [4]

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Former rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae poses at an event to promote cherries in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 3, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Students and their parents wait to get tested for coronavirus at an elementary school in Daejeon on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 3, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Students take a photo to celebrate their graduation at Inha Technical College in Incheon on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: July 3, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

Children have fun at a beach on Jeju Island on Thursday...More

Korean Drama of the Week "I'm Not a Robot"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Korean drama of the week "I'm Not a Robot" (2017)

Directed by Jeong Dae-yoon

Written by Kim Seon-mi-I, Lee Suk-joon-I

Network: MBC, MBC Dramanet

With Yoo Seung-ho, Chae Soo-bin, Uhm Ki-joon, Park Se-wan, Song Jae-ryong, Ko Gun-han,...

32 episodes - Wed, Thu 22:00 (2x35min)
Synopsis
The story of a man with allergies to people who then falls in love with a robot. Throw in a twist: the robot is actually an actress doing a gig for money. What will happen?...More

[Ratings] "Into The Ring" Slightly up at 3.7%

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

According to Nielsen Korea, KBS2 TV tree drama, "Into The Ring" broadcast on the 2nd at 9:30 pm recorded 2.8% (Ep.3), and 3.7% (Ep.4)....More

Kim Yong-ji in "Tale of the Nine Tailed" With Lee Dong-wook and Jo Bo-ah

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Actress Kim Yong-ji is starring in the tvN drama "Tale of the Nine Tailed".

"Tale of the Nine Tailed" is an urban fantasy drama about a gumiho who settles into the city and a producer who is after it...More

Im Si-wan Donates Military Salary

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Actor Im Si-wan became the face of the covers of magazine Big Issue which celebrates its 10th year anniversary.

Im Si-wan decorated the cover of Big Issue, a magazine published on the 1st. This Big Issue 230 is significant as the 10th anniversary of the Korean version of Big Issue, a magazine for self-supporting the homeless that began in the UK...More

Uhm Hyun-kyung Cast for "A Secret Man"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Uhm Hyun-kyung has been cast for the new KBS 2TV daily drama "A Secret Man".

"A Secret Man" tells the story of a man with seven-year-old intelligence after an accident, the love and desires of two women surrounding him, and those facing dreamlike miracles on the thresholds of death...More

Will Seo In-guk Meet Writer Im Mae-a-ri in "One Day, Destruction Came In Through My Door"?

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Will Seo In-guk reunite with writer Im Mae-a-ri ?

Apparently Seo In-guk has been offered a role in "One Day, Destruction Came In Through My Door" but hasn't made up his mind yet...More

Yu Jun-sang, Yum Hye-ran, Jo Byeong-gyu and Kim Sejeong in "Wonderful Rumors"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

The cast for OCN's latest "Wonderful Rumors" has been confirmed.

"Wonderful Rumors" is a story of evil spirits from the afterlife who come down to Earth for an immortal life and counters that catch them, based on a webtoon of the same name that has been serialized on portal sites since 2018. Season 1 ended in October last year and season 2 has been serialized since April...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Flower of Evil"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Flower of Evil"...More

[Just Out on DVD] Korean Documentary "KIM-GUN"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Korean documentary "KIM-GUN" is available to order on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[HanCinema's News] North Korean Propaganda Mocks Right-wing South Korean Political Party Over "Into The Ring"

2020/07/02 | Permalink

"Into The Ring" had an auspicious premiere this week following criticism from the United Future Party on June 25th that the drama was political propaganda. The United Future Party based this judgment on the fact that a basic synopsis of the politically themed drama's premise appears to suggest that conservatives are the villains, while younger more presumably social justice oriented characters are innately heroic...More

[HanCinema's News] Baek Seung-chul Appears in "Team Bulldog: Off-Duty Investigation"

2020/07/02 | Permalink

On June 28th the OCN police drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation" concluded its moderately successful run, pulling in ratings of 4.4% for its twelfth episode, compared to 2.2% from its first episode. And while not a regular of the show, Baek Seung-chul had a memorable turn appearing as the final villain, a serial killer named Do Gi-tae...More

[HanCinema's News] Park Shin-hye Talks About "#ALIVE" on Radio Program

2020/07/02 | Permalink

Park Shin-hye recently appeared as a guest on an MBC Radio program. In the interview broadcast on this program, Park Shin-hye discussed the currently screening movie "#ALIVE" in general as well as her co-star Yoo Ah-in in particular, giving him strong praise for his acting talent...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "On the Road, Khaosan Tango"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "On the Road, Khaosan Tango"...More

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

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

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

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "Bosomy Younger Sister"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "Bosomy Younger Sister"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "R-Rated Idol Seung-ha's Fancy Walk"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "R-Rated Idol Seung-ha's Fancy Walk"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Highlight Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills and highlight video added for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

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

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All the Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Into The Ring"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Into The Ring"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Pop Out Boy!"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Pop Out Boy!"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "Where Your Eyes Linger - The Movie"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "Where Your Eyes Linger - The Movie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Movie "#ALIVE"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean movie "#ALIVE"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Okay! Madam"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Okay! Madam"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Film "The Singer"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean film "The Singer"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2020/07/02 in Korea

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Korean movies opening today 2020/07/02 in Korea: "A Bedsore", "Si, Nario" and "Bosomy College Girl"...More

'Parasite' Cast, Crew Invited to Join U.S. Motion Picture Academy

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

The cast and crew of Bong Joon-ho's film "Parasite" pose for a photo at a press event in Seoul in February.

The cast and production staff of filmmaker Bong Joon-ho's multi-Oscar-winning film "Parasite" have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the U.S...More

EXO Singer Baekhyun's New Solo Album Reaches 1 Million Sales Milestone

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Baekhyun of boy band EXO became only the second K-pop act to have both his group and solo albums sell over a million copies. He follows Seo Taiji of the group Seo Taiji and Boys, whose solo albums achieved the feat in 1998 and 2000...More

Today's Photo: July 2, 2020 [4]

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Actress Han Hye-jin pose at a promotional event for a healthy food brand in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: July 2, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

A drone delivers ice cream to medical staff at Seoul Medical Center in the capital on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: July 2, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Women take a selfie in a sunflower field in Anseong, Gyeonggi Province on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: July 2, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/07/02 | Permalink

Visitors have fun with installations at Gwangalli Beach in Busan on Wednesday...More

[Ratings] "Into The Ring" Starts at 3.5%, "Kkondae Intern" Ends With 6.2%

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

"Into The Ring" kicked off with a 3.5% rating.

According to Nielsen Korea, KBS2 TV's new drama "Into The Ring", which premiered on the 1st, recorded 3.0% in the first part and 3.5% in the second part....More

Kim Young-jae to Star in "Secret Forest 2" With Cho Seung-woo and Choi Moo-sung

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Actor Kim Young-jae is starring in the new tvN drama "Secret Forest 2".

New tvN drama "Secret Forest 2" is about a lonely prosecutor named Hwang Si-mok and ball of fire detective Han Yeo-jin, delving into the secret collusion between the prosecution and sponsors...More

Jung Sang-hoon to Make a Special Appearance in "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Actor Jung Sang-hoon is making a special appearance in "It's Okay to Not Be Okay".

tvN's "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" announced on the 1st of July that Jung Sang-hoon will be making a short appearance with Kim Soo-hyun and Seo Ye-ji...More

Yoon Chan-young, Park Ji-hoo, Jo Yi-hyun, Park Solomon and Yoo In-soo to star in Netflix "All of Us Are Dead"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Netflix, a global entertainment streaming service, has confirmed the appearance of Yoon Chan-young, Park Ji-hoo, Jo Yi-hyun, Park Solomon and Yoo In-soo in "All of Us Are Dead".

Netflix's original series "All of Us Are Dead" is a drama about people who are isolated in a high school in a city where a zombie virus has spread and those who want to survive go through an impossible situation...More

New Dramas Pour Out on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New dramas are pouring out on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

If it is difficult to go out due to the COVID-19 let's watch TV. The TV is decorated with new stories and they air anew on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays. The genres vary in politics, mystery and romance, so they can be chosen according to taste...More

[HanCinema's News] Jung Sang-hoon to Make Special Appearance on "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

2020/07/01 | Permalink

On July 1st the tvN drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" confirmed that actor Jung Sang-hoon would soon be appearing on the late night weekend drama...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoo Ah-in Fulfills Million Viewer Pledge for "#ALIVE"

2020/07/01 | Permalink

In a recent Instagram post Yoo Ah-in posted proof that he was making good on one of his "#ALIVE" pledges. On July 27th during a V LIVE CV he promised that, should "#ALIVE" breaks a million viewers, he would show everyone the alternate hairstyle discussed for his character in the movie which was ultimately decided against in favor of a blond dyed buzzcut. In the picture, Yoo Ah-in is wearing a long-haired wig of the alternate style...More

[HanCinema's News] Seo Ye-ji Shows Off Distinctive Style in "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

2020/07/01 | Permalink

While the ratings for "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" were static in their second week, "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" continues to draw attention online for its unique visual aesthetic. Lead actress Seo Ye-ji in particular has been emblematic of this aesthetic, often wearing several wildly different outfits over the course of a single episode. And even this doesn't get into her use of accessories or alterations in her makeup...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "United Effort to Accomplish One Thing"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "United Effort to Accomplish One Thing"...More

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

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

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

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Was It Love"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Flower of Evil"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Flower of Evil"...More

[Photos] Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Missing: The Other Side"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Missing: The Other Side"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All the Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

[Photos] Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Into The Ring"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Into The Ring"...More

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

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "On the Road, Khaosan Tango"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "On the Road, Khaosan Tango"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Gwangju Video: The Missing"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Gwangju Video: The Missing"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "God of Fight: Sirasoni"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "God of Fight: Sirasoni"...More

[Photo + Video] New Poster and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "Woman Waiting for Adultery"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New poster and trailer added for the Korean movie "Woman Waiting for Adultery"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Prisoner"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "The Prisoner"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Movie "#ALIVE"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean movie "#ALIVE"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Therapist: Fist of Tae-baek"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Therapist: Fist of Tae-baek"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/07/01

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2020/07/01: "Into The Ring"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2020/07/01 in Korea

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Korean movies opening today 2020/07/01 in Korea: "The Singer" and "Train to Busan" (Re-release)...More

Today's Photo: July 1, 2020 [4]

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

Models promote fans in a superstore in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 1, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

People wait to get tested for coronavirus at a makeshift facility in Daejeon on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 1, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

People walk in the rain in Gwanghwamun, Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: July 1, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

A beach on Jeju Island is crowded with vacationers on Tuesday...More

Chang Ryul to Star in OCN's "Train" With Yoon Si-yoon and Kyung Soo-jin

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Actor Chang Ryul is starring in the new OCN Original "Train", playing two roles.

"Train" is a detective's 'parallel world mystery' drama about one intervenes in serial murders to protect precious people in the two worlds divided by a momentary choice on the night of a murder...More

Kim Tae-woo Cast for "The Spy Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Actor Kim Tae-woo confirmed a role in the new MBC miniseries "The Spy Who Loved Me".

"The Spy Who Loved Me" is a thrilling secret romantic comedy of a woman embroiled in a spy war with her two secretive husbands, and the three who can never be together will give laughter and excitement. It is helmed by PD Lee Jae-jin-II and written by Lee Ji-min...More

Im Soo-hyang's Urban Beauty

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

A fashion pictorial of actress Im Soo-hyang was released for July, 2020.

In the latest pictorial, Im Soo-hyang showed an elegant fashion sense, incorporating a variety of styles ranging from the appearance of many shy girls to the fresh and cheerful ones. She stood in front of the camera with a colorful look styled with classic dresses and diamond jewelry, contrary to the modest image of Oh Ye-ji, her character in the drama "My Prettiest Days", which is set to air in August...More

"Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation" Jung Sang-hoon, Yoon Kyung-ho and Ji Seung-hyun's Perfect Character Performances

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

OCN Dramatic Cinema project "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"'s Jung Sang-hoon, Yoon Kyung-ho and Ji Seung-hyun have transformed into unique characters that cannot be seen in existing genres, giving joy and sorrow to viewers for the past six weeks, becoming favorite characters.

In OCN Dramatic Cinema piece "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation", Jung Sang-hoon, Yoon Kyung-ho and Ji Seung-hyun play Lee Ban-seok, a funeral instructor from the National Forensic Service, Teddy Jeong, the owner of a cocktail bar who was a legend during the darker days of the past, and a former greatest profiler Tak-won. These three captivated the weekends with their interesting and fresh characters...More

"Kkondae Intern" Park Hae-jin and Kim Eung-soo's Chemistry Shines

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Park Hae-jin and Kim Eung-soo's chemistry stands out.

According to the fourth week of June's TV topic released by the Good Data Corporation, an online media and big data analysis agency, MBC's Wednesday-Thursday drama "Kkondae Intern" topped the list of all Wednesday-Thursday dramas...More

Lezhin Comics Webtoon "D.P Dog Day" to Be Released on Netflix

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Lezhin Comic's popular webtoon "D.P Dog Day" will be released on Netflix.

Lezhin Entertainment announced on the 30th that writer Kim Bo-tong's "D.P Dog Day" will be released into the world through Netflix as a drama...More

SBS's "Phoenix" to Be Remade into Morning Drama "Phoenix - 2020"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

The drama "Phoenix" will be remade.

According to SBS sources, "Phoenix" has been decided to be remade. It will be written by the original writer Lee Yoo-jin-V....More

[Ratings] "Sweet Munchies" Ends With Lowest Viewership of 0.444%

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

"Sweet Munchies" ended in the 0%.

According to Nielsen Korea, the jTBC Monday-Tuesday drama "Sweet Munchies" ended on the 30th with 0.444%...More

[Upcoming DVD Release] Korean Movie "Crazy Romance"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Korean movie "Crazy Romance" is available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scene Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Count"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New behind-the-scene stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Count"...More

[Video] Episode 1 Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Episode 1 trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

[Photos + Video] New Photos and Episode 1 Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New photos and episode 1 trailer added for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Photos + Videos] New Stills and Teasers Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All the Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills and teasers added for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "She Knows Everything"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "She Knows Everything"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

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

[Photo + Video] New Poster and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Teuri"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New poster and trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Teuri"...More

[Photos + Videos] New Stills and Trailers Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The World of Adultery"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills and trailers added for the upcoming Korean movie "The World of Adultery"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Imprisonment"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Imprisonment"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Killerswell: Our Space"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Killerswell: Our Space"...More

[Photos] New Poster Added for the Korean Movie "#ALIVE"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New poster added for the Korean movie "#ALIVE"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Okay! Madam"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Okay! Madam"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"...More

Today's Photo: June 30, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Girls practice dancing at an open space for youngsters in Incheon on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 30, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Visitors enjoy rainy scenery at the hanok village in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 30, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

People walk in the rain along a country path in Daegu on Monday...More

The Late Jeon Mi-sun's 1st Death Anniversary

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

It's been a year since the late actress Jeon Mi-sun passed away.

Jeon Mi-sun was found dead at a hotel in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province, around 11:43AM on June 29th last year. At that time, the Jeonbuk Fire Department was dispatched after receiving a report, but she was already in a state of apnea, no pulse, unconsciousness and cardiac arrest...More

[Ratings] "My Unfamiliar Family" Rates 4.4%

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

"My Unfamiliar Family" showed a decrease in viewership, but topped the ratings.

According to Nielsen Korea, the tvN drama "My Unfamiliar Family", based on paid platform households that incorporate cable, IPTV and satellite, the TV set recorded 4.4% viewer ratings on the 29th...More

Members of "Hospital Playlist" Get Together Again

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

The members of "Hospital Playlist" got together once again.

Jeon Mi-do posted a picture on her Instagram on the 29th...More

"To All the Guys Who Loved Me" Hwan Jung-eum, Yoon Hyun-min and Seo Ji-hoon in the Main Poster

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

The KBS 2TV drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me" released a main poster featuring Hwang Jung-eum, Yoon Hyun-min and Seo Ji-hoon.

The new KBS 2TV drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me" is a close-up 'non-marriage' romantic comedy drama that takes place when a woman who became a non-marriageist because 'they're all the same', gets asked out by two men of conflicting charms one day...More

Park Ji-yeon-I to Play Lee Joon-hyuk's Fellow Prosecutor in "Secret Forest 2"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Actress Park Ji-yeon-I is continuing her work in "Secret Forest 2".

She's starring in the new tvN drama "Secret Forest 2", which is an internal secret tracking drama in which lonely prosecutor Hwang Si-mok (Cho Seung-woo) and activist detective Han Yeo-jin (Bae Doona) meet again at the opposite point of the front line of prosecution and police investigation. Previously, "Secret Forest", which first aired in 2017, was praised for opening a new horizon for the genre, as it was recognized for its workability...More

Nana, Ahn Kil-Kang and Jang Hye-jin, a Unique Family in "Into The Ring"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

The chemistry between Nana, Ahn Kil-kang and Jang Hye-jin begins in the new drama "Into The Ring".

The new KBS 2TV drama "Into The Ring" begins on the 1st of July at 9:30PM...More

Lee Joon-gi Joins Another Life Drama

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Lee Joon-gi, who grew up as a world star beyond Asia by appearing in 2017's "Resident Evil: The Final Chapter", will return to the small screen for the first time in two years.

The actor rose to stardom in 2005 for his role as Gong-gil, a man prettier than a woman in "The King and the Clown" and was loved for his unique acting in each drama he starred in...More

[HanCinema's News] June This Year Dominated by First-time Directors

2020/06/29 | Permalink

In part due to the shake-up caused by COVID-19 earlier this year, when the box office reopened in June a curious coincidence had taken place. A disproportionate numbers of films, including three of the four major releases and the best performing independent film, all came from first-time directors...More

[HanCinema's News] July's Box Office Prospects Uncertain Despite Success of "#ALIVE"

2020/06/29 | Permalink

Across the film industry press the story of "#ALIVE" breaking the million viewer mark was treated with considerable relief, as the becnhmark would seem to suggest that the industry depression caused by COVID-19 may soon come to an end. There is some reason to trust in this optimism. After all, unlike South Korea's now infamous club scene, mask requirements and sign-up sheets at South Korean movie theaters appear to have confirmed that movie theaters in the country are quite safe...More

[HanCinema's News] Save Our Cinema Challenge Picks up in Wake of COVID-19 #SaveOurCinema

2020/06/29 | Permalink

On June 29th the Save Our Cinema campaign released a new poster, signaling renewed interest from the Ministry of Sports, Culture and Tourism as well as the Korean Film Council in term of preserving South Korea's independent film theater culture. The restarting of the campaign in earnest is the latest sign of aggression in the South Korean film market following the COVID-19 induced depression which appears to be coming to an end...More

[Upcoming DVD Releases] Korean Movies "The King's Letters", "Man of Men" and Documentary "The Song of the Diaspora: Arirang Road"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Korean movies "The King's Letters", "Man of Men" and documentary "The Song of the Diaspora: Arirang Road" are available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "God of Fight: Sirasoni"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "God of Fight: Sirasoni"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "On the Road, Khaosan Tango"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "On the Road, Khaosan Tango"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "House Husband's Erotic Outdoor Life"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Trailer released for the Korean movie "House Husband's Erotic Outdoor Life"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "She Knows Everything"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "She Knows Everything"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Secret Forest 2"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Secret Forest 2"...More

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Into The Ring"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Into The Ring"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Bosomy College Girl"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Bosomy College Girl"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Therapist: Fist of Tae-baek"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Therapist: Fist of Tae-baek"...More

[Photos] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Prisoner"

2020/06/29 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Prisoner"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/06/29

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2020/06/29: "My Wonderful Life"...More

Zombie Thriller Provides Ray of Hope for Film Industry

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Park Shin-hye (left) and Yoo Ah-in hold thank-you signs for viewers of their film "#ALIVE" on Sunday. /Courtesy of Lotte Entertainment

The zombie thriller "#ALIVE" starring Yoo Ah-in and Park Shin-hye has drawn over 1 million viewers in just five days since its release as the film industry is still reeling from the coronavirus crisis...More

2nd Coronavirus Wave Looms

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Children wait to test for coronavirus at a makeshift facility at an elementary school in Seoul on Sunday.

Signs of a second coronavirus wave are looming large around the world as the number of infections surged to 10 million on Sunday...More

BLACKPINK's Latest Video Becomes Fastest to Reach 100 Million YouTube Views

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Girl group BLACKPINK have set a new viewing record on YouTube with their new single "How You Like That"...More

Today's Photo: June 29, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

People cool themselves at the Cheonggye Stream in Seoul on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: June 29, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Children wait to test for coronavirus at a makeshift facility at an elementary school in Seoul on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: June 29, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Visitors wait to take a picture with a mural in Sinan, South Jeolla Province on Sunday...More

KBS Going Through a Slump, Saved by "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

KBS dramas suffered in the first half of 2020. Since "When the Camellia Blooms", which recorded the highest ratings of 23.5% for terrestrial mini-series last year, the performance of mini-series has been disastrous. KBS managed to save face thanks to the weekend drama "Once Again".

◆ Monday-Tuesday dramas in a slump, the humiliation of Wednesday-Thursday dramas...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2020.06.26 ~ 2020.06.28

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

The number one movie this week is "#ALIVE" (#살아있다)...More

[Ratings] "Once Again" Sets Record of 32.2%

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

"Once Again" set a new record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Once Again" rated 28.5% and 32.2%...More

[HanCinema's News] "#ALIVE" Breaks One Million Admissions Over the Weekend

2020/06/28 | Permalink

On June 28th, the Korean Film Council released data stating that the zombie movie "#ALIVE" has broken a million admissions, just barely passing the benchmark in its fifth day at the box office. "#ALIVE" is the first movie to achieve the million admission milestone since COVID-19 crashed the South Korean box office back in February...More

[HanCinema's News] Kwak Dong-yeon Makes Special Appearance in "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

2020/06/28 | Permalink

Over the weekend actor Kwak Dong-yeon made a guest appearance in the currently airing drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay". In it, he played Kwon Ki-do, who is the son of a politician named Kwon Man-soo. The latter character is played by Han Ki-joong. Their relationship is antagonistic, with Ki-do deliberately exposing his private parts on camera in an effort to humiliate his father who is currently running for public office...More

[HanCinema's News] Japanese Television Remake of "Midnight Runners" Begins Airing

2020/06/28 | Permalink

On June 27th the Japanese television version of "Midnight Runners" begin airing on Nippon TV. The drama stars one idol from the J-Pop group Sexy Zone and another idol from the J-Pop group King & Prince in the leading roles as a pair of police academy recruits who work to solve cases in spite of their obvious clumsy inexperience...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

Coronavirus Ruins Seoul's Trendy Shopping Districts

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

A vacancy sign is placed at a store in Itaewon, Seoul on June 22.

Small shops in once-bustling trendy areas of Seoul like Itaewon or Sinchon and are closing down left and right due to the coronavirus epidemic.

According to the Korea Appraisal Board, the vacancy rate of stores in Itaewon surged from 19.9 percent in the fourth quarter of 2019 to 28.9 percent in the first quarter of this year. That means one in three store spaces sit empty...More

Singer-Artist Cleared of Fraud for Farming out Paintings

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Cho Young-nam arrives at the Supreme Court in Seoul to attend a hearing on May 28, 2020. /Yonhap

The Supreme Court on Thursday found singer-artist Cho Young-nam innocent of fraud for farming out his paintings to several professionals and selling them as his own.

Since 1973, Cho held around 40 exhibitions of works he claimed to have painted himself. Some of them sold for more than W10 million apiece (US$1=W1,205)...More

Paris Baguette Sets World Record for Bestselling Roll Cake

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

The Paris Baguette bakery chain has set a Guinness world record with its Silky Roll Cake, which is filled with whipped cream and raisins...More

Online Retailer Coupang Frantically Woos New Staff

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Online retailer Coupang is offering experienced technicians a W50 million signing bonus if they come to work for it amid a surge in business during coronavirus lockdown (US$1=W1,203)...More

Kia's Carnival Minivan Gets 1st Full Facelift in 6 Years

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Kia unveiled its new Carnival minivan on Wednesday...More

Spring Weddings Plummet Amid Coronavirus Lockdown

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

The coronavirus pandemic drastically reduced the number of spring weddings this year, traditionally the peak season for nuptials.

According to Statistics Korea on Wednesday, there were 15,670 weddings this April, down 21.8 percent on-year and the first time the total fell below 20,000 for the month...More

Samsung, LG Ranked Among World's Top 50 Innovators

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Samsung ranks fifth and LG 18th among this year's Top 50 innovative global companies as assessed by the Boston Consulting Group.

First on the largely predictable list was Apple, followed by Google's Alphabet, Amazon and Microsoft...More

Single Households Surpass 6 Million

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

The number of single households surpassed 6 million for the first time last year.

According to Statistics Korea on Tuesday, there were 6.04 million one-person households in Korea in the second half of 2019, up 4.3 percent on-year. They accounted for 29.9 percent of all households, up 0.7 percentage points...More

Top Trade Negotiator to Run for WTO Director-General

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Yoo Myung-hee

Yoo Myung-hee, a veteran negotiator in international trade talks, has thrown her hat in the ring for the top job at the World Trade Organization...More

Korea to Adopt Digital Driver's License Next Year

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Koreans will be able to use a digital version of their driver's license on their smartphones from October next year, the Ministry of the Interior and Safety said Tuesday...More

Seoul Sees Hottest June Temperatures in 62 Years

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

People cool themselves in the Cheonggye Stream in Seoul on Monday. /Yonhap

Monday saw the hottest weather in Seoul for June in 62 years...More

Korean Wave Resurges in Japan

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Diplomatic relations between Seoul and Tokyo are at an all-time low, but the Korean Wave is seeing a resurgence in Japan.

Leading the trend most recently is the TV series "Crash Landing on You", which wrapped up here in February...More

Hyundai, LG Chiefs Meet to Cooperate on Electric Cars

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Hyundai chairman Chung Eui-sun (left) and LG chairman Koo Gwang-mo shake hands at LG's factory in Ochang, North Chungcheong Province on Monday.

Hyundai chairman Chung Eui-sun met with LG chairman Koo Gwang-mo on Monday to strengthen their alliance in the field of electric vehicles.

Chung visited LG Chem's battery factory in Ochang, North Chungcheong Province. The two tycoons discussed how to bolster cooperation...More

National Training Center for Winter Sports to Open in Pyeongchang

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Korea's first exclusive training center for winter sports will open next year in Pyeongchang, Gangwon Province, where the 2018 Winter Olympic Games took place.

The Korean Sport and Olympic Committee last month signed an agreement with the regional government to cooperate to build the center...More

Korea Faces Shortage of Doctors

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Korea will face a shortage of more than 55,000 in 30 years' time if medical school admissions remain capped at the current level, according to a study...More

Lotte, Shilla to Sell Duty-Free Goods in Malls

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

Two leading duty-free retailers will start selling their products through local retail channels as the government has decided to allow it to support the coronavirus-hit sector...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "#ALIVE"

2020/06/27 | Permalink

Joon-woo (played by Yoo Ah-in) is at home alone playing games online when his Internet friends start noting in confusion that there's crazy stuff happening on television. Up in his eighth floor apartment, Joon-woo looks down and sees a giant panicked mob. Then he sees some members of the mob inexplicably turn around and start biting each other. Suffice to say, Joon-woo is too spooked to leave his apartment, where he remains for most of the rest of the movie...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "A French Woman"

2020/06/27 | Permalink

In present day France, Mi-ra (played by Kim Ho-jung) has finally had enough of her husband Jules (played by Alexandre Guanse), a man who we are quickly led to believe is an unsympathetic philanderer even as he earnestly insists their issues can be resolved. We then see Mi-ra return to Korea, seeing old friends for the first time in decades. The culture shock is a bit much, which possibly explains why Mi-ra is always meeting her friends in Western-style bars...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Bewitching Attraction"

2020/06/27 | Permalink

Billed as a sex comedy and flaunting Moon So-ri's undeniable sex appeal any way possible (just check the poster), "Bewitching Attraction" seemed like a project that could be commercially successful, to say the least. Bad writing however and a mediocre direction resulted into something completely different...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

New stills and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[New Drama] "Law School"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean drama "Law School" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "Breaking Up"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean drama "Breaking Up" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Animated Movie] "Yumi's Cells"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean animated movie "Yumi's Cells" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Teuri"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean movie "Teuri" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Killer : Shoot Inside You"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean movie "Killer : Shoot Inside You" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Adult Hazing"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean movie "Adult Hazing" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Brother and Sister's World"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean movie "Brother and Sister's World" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Three Sisters Secret Sex Partner"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean movie "Three Sisters Secret Sex Partner" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Animated Movie] "The Shaman Sorceress"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean animated movie "The Shaman Sorceress" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Affair 2"

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Korean movie "Affair 2" added to HanCinema database...More

Playing Spy Is New Experience for Actress Choi Kang-hee

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

It was a new experience for actress Choi Kang-hee to play an intelligence agent in the TV series "Good Casting", which ended last week. Choi, who has usually played lovely, romantic roles, showed a tough side of herself in the action comedy for almost the first time in her 25-...More

#ALIVE (2020)

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

"#ALIVE"

Genres: Drama and Thriller
Running Time: 97 min.
Directed by: Cho Il-hyeong
Starring: Park Shin-hye, Yoo Ah-in...More

Kim Il Sung's Children (2020)

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

"Kim Il Sung's Children"

Genres: Documentary
Running Time: 85 min.
Directed by: Kim Deog-young
Starring: Georgeta Mircioiu...More

Today's Photo: June 27, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Visitors take a stroll in a lotus field in Yangpyeong, Gyeonggi Province on Friday...More

Today's Photo: June 27, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

Models wear hats inspired by the traditional Korean hat called got as part of a campaign to promote social distancing in Seoul on Friday...More

Today's Photo: June 27, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

People take a surfing lesson at a beach on Jeju Island on Friday...More

[HanCinema's News] Distinctive Visual Style of "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" in Increased Focus

2020/06/26 | Permalink

While "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" had a mixed first weekend ratings-wise the drama has gained a strong second wind in social media in large part thanks to the drama's distinct visuals, which are easy to share online. The gorgeous opening stop-motion animated scene that depicts a childhood meeting between the lead characters, for example, was surprisingly compellingly replicated in the real-life version of that same scene...More

[HanCinema's News] Chapaguri Makes Reappearance in "#ALIVE" Following "Parasite"

2020/06/26 | Permalink

Last year the major movie "Parasite" introduced foreign audiences to the peculiar snack dish known as Chapaguri, which was infamously translated as Ram-don in the subtitles, even though the dish features neither ramen nor udon noodles. Rather it is a combination of the local brands of Chapagetti and Neoguri noodles. But now the dish has made an unexpected comeback to the big screen in "#ALIVE", where it serves a very different thematic purpose...More

[HanCinema's News] "#ALIVE" Continues to Lead in Second Day at Box Office

2020/06/26 | Permalink

According to figures released by the Korean Film Council, "#ALIVE" once again led in its second day at the South Korean box office bringing in admissions of 148,996 for a two day total of...More

[Upcoming DVD Releases] Korean Documentary "KIM-GUN" and Animated Movie "Pinkfong Cinema Concert: Space Adventure"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

Korean documentary "KIM-GUN" and animated movie "Pinkfong Cinema Concert: Space Adventure" are available to preorder on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

"Peninsula" - Coming to Theaters this Summer - #PeninsulaFanArt Contest

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

WHEN: June 29th - July 27th
WINNER ANNOUNCED: August 4th

1st Place Prize: Survival Kit, T-shirt, signed poster, $250 Giftcard to Amazon
2nd Place Prize: Survival Kit, T-shirt, signed poster
3rd Place Prize: T-shirt & Signed poster...More

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

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean movie "Peninsula"...More

[Photos + Videos] New Posters, Stills and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Resurrection"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New posters, stills and trailers added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Resurrection"...More

[USA] "House of Hummingbird" Virtual Release

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

"House of Hummingbird" is a critically-acclaimed coming-of-age drama directed by Kim Bo-ra-I and set in South Korea. Positioned against the backdrop of a rapidly expanding Seoul in 1994, a lonely 14-year-old Eun-hee moves through life like a hummingbird searching for a taste of sweetness wherever she may find it. Deprived of attention from her family, she roams the neighborhood with her best friend, attempts romantic relationships with both girls and boys alike and is sent to the hospital with an unclear diagnosis. When new teacher Yeong-ji arrives, she becomes the first adult Eun-hee feels really understands her...More

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

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

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

[Photos + Videos] New Stills and Character Teasers Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New stills and character teasers added for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "My Wonderful Life"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "My Wonderful Life"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"...More

Actor Park Bo-gum to Begin Mandatory Military Service with Navy Band in August

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

Actor Park Bo-gum will begin his mandatory military service in August with the Navy's band...More

Music Producer Bang Si-hyuk Donates Prize Money to Charity

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

Bang Si-hyuk, CEO of Big Hit Entertainment, is donating his W200 million prize money from the Pony Chung Innovation Award to charity (US$1=W1,205)...More

Today's Photo: June 26, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

Women look at baby strollers at an expo at KINTEX in Ilsan, Gyeonggi Province on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: June 26, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

People wait in line outside to pick up luxury items at bargain prices in a department store in Seoul on Thursday as the clearance sales of overstocked duty-free goods begin...More

Today's Photo: June 26, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

Tourists ramble along the coastal cliff path on Jeju Island on Thursday...More

Korean Movie of the Week "Herstory"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Korean movie of the week "Herstory" (2017)

Directed by Min Gyoo-dong

With Kim Hee-ae, Kim Hae-sook, Ye Soo-jung, Moon Sook, Lee Yong-nyeo, Kim Sun-young,...

Synopsis
A story inspired by the "Gwanbu Trial", one of the many struggles against the Japanese government on behalf of comfort women. Ten plaintiffs and their supporters fight legal battles to attain victory and closure for the used women...More

Lee Kyu-hyung's Perfect Genius Moment

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Even his behind cuts are the best cuts.

Actor Lee Kyu-hyung, who is currently on tour with the musical "Fan Letter", appeared in a pictorial for the July issue of VOGUE. His visuals, which make even the B cuts look like best cuts, draw attention...More

Ji Hyun-woo and Kim So-eun's "Can't Bother Dating, Hate Being Lonely!" Script Reading Scene

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

The script reading scene for "Can't Bother Dating, Hate Being Lonely!" was revealed.

The new MBC every1 drama "Can't Bother Dating, Hate Being Lonely!" is a romantic drama about young people who want to be in a relationship, but don't want to commit to anything and want freedom, but don't want to be lonely, living in a 'co-living house'...More

Cho Seung-woo Returns and Seeks Two Hits

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Cho Seung-woo is coming back. In an unusual move, he's releasing two dramas in a row.

Cho Seung-woo returns with the new tvN drama "Secret Forest 2" and jTBC's "Sisyphus: The Myth" right away. Cho Seung-woo is expected to change his style of acting through works dealing with real-life and social issues to acting changes across the sci-fi mystery genre...More

"Arthdal Chronicles 2" Postponed Due to COVID-19

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Difficulty in casting and overseas shooting

Inevitable to change the production schedule for October

Fans from first season 'disappointed'

"Plan on taking time to cast and plan the drama"

The production of "Arthdal Chronicles 2" within this year has been canceled due to the outbreak of COVID-19...More

"Dr. Romantic 2" and "Stove League" Brought SBS Laughter, But "The King: Eternal Monarch" Brought Tears

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

The SBS Drama Department announced a fresh start in the new year of 2020. The Monday-Tuesday drama "Dr. Romantic 2" and the Friday-Saturday drama "Stove League" had pleasant first steps as they were on a double track. However, the Friday-Saturday drama "The King: Eternal Monarch", which was the most anticipated one for the first half of the year, ended with a disappointing performance, leaving a bittersweet feeling.

"Dr. Romantic 2" highest viewership at 27.1%... "Jackpot"...More

Woo Do-hwan Joins Military on the 6th of July

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Actor Woo Do-hwan is joining the military.

Key East announced on the 25th, "Woo Do-hwan is leaving for the military on the 6th of July. For safety and health reasons, the time and location of his admittance will remain undisclosed and he wishes to leave without a separate going away party or an official event"....More

[Ratings] "Fix You" Ends at 2.3% and "Mystic Pop-up Bar" at 3.6%

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

"Fix You" ended with a 2% viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Fix You" rated 2.1% and 2.3%...More

[HanCinema's News] "#ALIVE" Breaks 200,000 Admissions in First Day at Box Office

2020/06/25 | Permalink

In its first day of release at the South Korean box office, "#ALIVE" earned 204,093 admissions. This is a fivefold improvement over the previous leader for a post COVID-19 major release, "Intruder", which earned 49,583 admissions on its first day...More

[HanCinema's News] "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" Tops Good Data Report

2020/06/25 | Permalink

"It's Okay to Not Be OK" ascended to the top of the Good Data Report this week, boosted by social media discussion about Kim Soo-hyun's first drama since his mandatory military release as well as the drama's distinctive visual style. Fittingly Kim Soo-hyun and leading lady Seo Ye-ji also topped the list for performers, ranking first and second respectively...More

[HanCinema's News] Hwang Jung-eum Buys Real Estate in Itaewon

2020/06/25 | Permalink

On June 25th the relevant real estate office to the sale confirmed that actress Hwang Jung-eum bought a high class home in Itaewon. The residence includes one basement floor and two that are above ground...More

[Video] English Subtitled Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "Jazzy Misfits"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

English subtitled trailer released for the Korean movie "Jazzy Misfits"...More

[Video] English Subtitled Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "Me and Me"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

English subtitled trailer released for the Korean movie "Me and Me"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Kkondae Intern"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Kkondae Intern"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

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

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Affair 2"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Affair 2"...More

[Video] Behind-the-scenes video released for the upcoming Korean movie "The Prisoner"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Behind-the-scenes video released for the upcoming Korean movie "The Prisoner"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"...More

[Photos] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Fallen"

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

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

Korean Webdrama Starting Today 2020/06/25

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Korean Webdrama starting today 2020/06/25: "Pop Out Boy!"...More

Korean Documentary Opening Today 2020/06/25 in Korea

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Korean documentary opening today 2020/06/25 in Korea: "Kim Il Sung's Children"...More

Filmmaker Delves into Fate of N.Korean Orphans in Eastern Europe

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Kim Deog-young

"Kim Il Sung's Children", a documentary shedding light on the fate of North Korean orphans sent to Eastern Europe after the Korean War, hits theaters on Thursday.

The film by Kim Deog-young delves into the fate of around 5,000 North Korean orphans sent to five Eastern European countries from 1952 to 1960. Kim scoured archives in Bulgaria, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and the Czech Republic as well as the schools and dormitories where the children studied and lived...More

Today's Photo: June 25, 2020 [4]

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Children in hanbok or traditional Korean dress express gratitude to Korean War veterans during a virtual event at a church in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 25, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Soldiers pay tribute to the war dead at the UN Memorial Cemetery in Busan on Wednesday, a day ahead of the 70th anniversary of the Korean War...More

Today's Photo: June 25, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Pedestrians traverse a crosswalk on Jeju Island on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 25, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

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

Shin Do-hyun to Star in "Into the Ring" With Nana

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Shin Do-hyun is starring in "Into The Ring", a new KBS 2TV drama that's beginning in July.

The new KBS 2TV drama is an office romantic comedy in which Goo Se-ra, the queen of civil complaints, interferes, protests, solves and even dates at the district office...More

"Believer" Lee Ju-young "An Actor Sees Rock Bottom"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Actress Lee Ju-young expressed her values on acting.

The actress who left a strong impression in the movie "Believer" and the drama "Live" gave off various charms in the pictorial scene...More

Kim Hye-eun Cast for "Graceful Friends" as Kim Sung-oh's Wife

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Actress Kim Hye-eun has been cast for the jTBC drama "Graceful Friends" as an impactful and satisfactory character.

"Graceful Friends" is a story that takes place in the wake of a murder case against the backdrop of a town largely inhabited by couples in their 40s. The cast is made up of Yu Jun-sang, Song Yoon-ah, Bae Soo-bin and others...More

[Ratings] "Kkondae Intern" Makes a Small Climb

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

"Kkondae Intern" came in first of Wednesday – Thursday dramas with a slight increase.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Kkondae Intern" on the 24th rated 4.8% and 6.6%...More

Yoon Si-yoon, Damp Hair, Chic, Natural, and Soft Charisma

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Actor Yoon Si-yoon gave off a new charm through the July issue of lifestyle magazine Allure Korea.

In the photo shoot with a reddish color, he draws attention by capturing the charm of both sides with wet hair and a chic, yet natural look. Yoon Si-yoon shows his emotional side with a funny concept of holding a watermelon in his mouth and looking at the camera indifferently in a comfortable position. The combination of burgundy-toned sleeveless and black jackets has completed a pictorial that captivates the hearts of viewers, with the stylishness and soft charisma of a mature man...More

Jung Kyung-ho, "I Can Work Forever With PD Sin Won-ho of 'Hospital Playlist'"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Actor Jung Kyung-ho, who has just completed the first season of "Hospital Playlist", was featured in the July issue of Marie Claire.

The pictorial stars Jung Kyung-ho as free and pleasant, without the image of cold-blooded doctor Joon-wan...More

Song Seung-heon Works Like a Charm

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Song Seung-heon is stealing the hearts of viewers with his romance acting that makes his handsome looks stand out more.

Song Seung-heon returned with the MBC miniseries "Dinner Mate" with co-actress Seo Ji-hye and won the hearts of viewers nationwide...More

Im Si-wan, Shin Se-kyung, Choi Soo-young and Kang Tae-oh Confirmed to Star in "Run On"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Actors Im Si-wan, Shin Se-kyung, Choi Soo-young and Kang Tae-oh confirmed starring in the new drama "Run On".

The new jTBC drama "Run On" is a romance drama in which people living in different worlds communicate in their own languages, forming relationships, and 'running on' towards love in an era when they are having difficulty communicating while using the same Korean language. It is helmed by PD Lee Jae-hoon and written by rookie writer Park Si-hyun-I...More

"Lies of Lies" Lee Yu-ri, Yeon Jung-hoon and More Attend Script Reading

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

The first script reading for "Lies of Lies" starring Lee Yu-ri and Yeon Jung-hoon was held.

"Lies of Lies" is a suspense melodrama about a woman who has to lie in order to become a stepmother to her biological daughter...More

Soo Ae Likely to Lead in "Breaking Up"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Actress Soo Ae is considering the lead role in a drama called "Breaking Up".

If she confirms the role, it'll be the first time in 4 years she's starring in a drama since the 2016 KBS 2TV drama "The Man In My House"...More

[HanCinema's News] Song Hye-kyo Expresses Support for Yoo Ah-in's Latest Movie

2020/06/24 | Permalink

On June 23rd Song Hye-kyo posted in an Instagram Story. The picture featured Song Hye-kyo holding flowers while standing next to Yoo Ah-in...More

[HanCinema's News] Seo Ye-ji Earns Plaudits for Role as Counterintuitively Cold and Cruel Romance Protagonist

2020/06/24 | Permalink

Relatively little was made of the premise of "It's Okay to Not Be Okay", as the romantic drama quickly became a source of interest mainly due to it being Kim Soo-hyun's comeback project. But since the drama started airing Seo Ye-ji has attracted considerably more attention in her own leading role as a fairy tale writer who is, in medical terms, a psychopath...More

[HanCinema's News] Current TvN Dramas Focus on Mystique to Drive Popularity

2020/06/24 | Permalink

Following the poor performance of "A Piece of Your Mind" and the ongoing disappointment of "Oh My Baby" in the ratings, tvN appears to be reworking its concept with its current dramas that focus more on characters than premises. This shift could first be noted with "My Unfamiliar Family", which opened earlier this month with 3.1% ratings and has since climbed up to 4.7% ratings...More

[Videos] Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Flower of Evil"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Flower of Evil"...More

[Photos] New Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Can't"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Into The Ring"...More

[Just Out on DVD] Korean Movie "Secret Zoo"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

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

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Can't"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Into The Ring"...More

[Videos] Episode 1 Trailers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Train"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Episode 1 trailers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Video] Episode 1 Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Episode 1 trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "Was It Love"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All the Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Kkondae Intern"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Kkondae Intern"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Sweet Munchies"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Sweet Munchies"...More

[Photos] Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "My Wonderful Life"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "My Wonderful Life"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "On the Road, Khaosan Tango"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "On the Road, Khaosan Tango"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "God of Fight: Sirasoni"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "God of Fight: Sirasoni"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2020/06/24 in Korea

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2020/06/24 in Korea: "#ALIVE"...More

Korean Director Wins Jury Award at Annecy Animation Film Fest

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

"The Shaman Sorceress" by Ahn Jae-huun has won a special jury award in the Contrechamp competition category for feature films at the Annecy Animation Film Festival in France...More

Ok Taecyeon of 2PM Has a Girlfriend

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Ok Taecyeon of boy band 2PM has admitted to being in a relationship...More

BTS Donate $1 Million to Aid Concert Staff Hurt by Virus Outbreak

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Super boy band BTS and their agency Big Hit Entertainment have donated US$1 million to support concert staff hit by the coronavirus...More

Today's Photo: June 24, 2020 []

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Cheerleaders perform at a baseball game between Kiwoom Heroes and LG Twins in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: June 24, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Farmers pick cherries on a farm in Hamyang, South Gyeongsang Province on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: June 24, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

A visitor washes her hair in sweet flag water at the Korean Folk Village in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province on Tuesday, two days ahead of Dano...More

"It's Okay to Not Be Okay" Oh Jung-se, a Fairy Tale Moment

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Actor Oh Jung-se's lively pictorial has been released.

Oh recently conducted a photo shoot and interview with fashion magazine Marie Claire. In the released pictorial, Oh Jung-se revealed his unique charm with styling and poses that give him a glimpse of various moods...More

Lee Joon-gi, "Moon Chae-won Is the Opposite From Me"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Lee Joon-gi returns as the master of photos.

GQ Korea collaborated with actor Lee Joon-gi...More

Park Shin-hye Crosses Over Between the Big and Home Screens

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Park Shin-hye is expected to be the climax of theaters.

Park Shin-hye's lead role in "#ALIVE" is likely to continue the screen craze, following Song Ji-hyo, who announced the revival of the theater with "Intruder", Shin Hye-sun, who ranks first in the box office with "Innocence" and Lee Joo-young in "Baseball Girl"...More

"To All the Guys Who Loved Me" Releases New Poster With Yoon Hyun-min and Seo Ji-hoon

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

"To All The Guys Who Loved Me" Yoon Hyun-min and Seo Ji-hoon show off bromance.

The new KBS 2TV drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me" is a close-up 'non-marriage' romantic comedy drama that takes place when a woman who became a non-marriageist because 'they're all the same', gets asked out by two men of conflicting charms one day...More

Film and Drama Crossover Project "SF8" Releases 2 Main Posters

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Film and Drama crossover project "SF8" released two main posters.

"SF8" is a project in which a total of eight directors, Min Gyoo-dong, Roh Deok, Han Ka-ram, Lee Yoon-jeong-II, Kim Eui-suk, Ahn Gook-jin, Oh Ki-hwan, and Jang Cheol-soo, who belong to DGK, have handled various materials such as artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), robots, games, fantasy, horror, superpowers and disasters...More

"Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol" From Go Ara to Lee Jae-wook, The Cast Attend the Script Reading

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

"Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol" raised expectations by emitting a sparkling synergy from the first script reading.

The new KBS 2TV drama "Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol" revealed the script reading scene where there was pleasant laughter and warm excitement...More

Will Choi Soo-young Star in "Run on" With Im Si-wan?

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Choi Soo-young was offered a role in the drama "Run On".

Saram Entertainment announced that Choi Soo-young is considering the offer for "Run On"...More

[Ratings] "Sweet Munchies" Breaks the Record for Lowest Viewership With 0.51%

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Terrestrial Monday – Tuesday dramas all decreased in percentage.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Dinner Mate" rated 3.4% and 4.8%...More

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

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Poor Family"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "Brother and Sister's World"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Trailer released for the Korean movie "Brother and Sister's World"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "Adult Hazing"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "Adult Hazing"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "Three Sisters Secret Sex Partner"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Trailer released for the Korean movie "Three Sisters Secret Sex Partner"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "Three Sisters Secret Sex Partner"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Trailer released for the Korean movie "Three Sisters Secret Sex Partner"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

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

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Broadcast Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Train"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills and broadcast trailer added for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills and posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Was It Love"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Sweet Munchies"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Sweet Munchies"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

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

Zombie Flick a Change of Pace for Actress Park Shin-hye

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Actress Park Shin-hye is excited to impress viewers with her new film set for release this week.

In the upcoming film, "#ALIVE", Park, who is often considered fit for romantic comedies after appearing in many hit TV series and dramas since her debut in 2003, shows a different side of herself...More

Today's Photo: June 23, 2020 [4]

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

Director Cho Jung-rae, Lee Bong-geun, Lee Yu-ri, Kim Dong-wan and Park Chul-min poses at a press junket for tehir new film "The Singer" in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 23, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

A farmer picks peaches in a farm in Imsil, North Jeolla Province on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 23, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

A woman takes a photo in a sunflower field on Jeju Island on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 23, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

A pedestrian shields herself from the sun in Gwanghwamun, Seoul on Monday...More

"Good Casting" Choi Kang-hee, "Every Moment Was a Happy One"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Choi Kang-hee made a speech about the end of the drama "Good Casting".

On the 17th, the actress said, "I watched the drama like a viewer myself, as it was pre-produced, but now I'm sad it's over. The drama felt like a present more because I watched people around me be happy while watching the drama at a hard time like this"....More

"She Knows Everything" to Be Moved to the 8th of July

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

"She Knows Everything" has changed compilation.

MBC announced on the 19th that the new MBC drama "She Knows Everything", which was supposed to broadcast on the 1st of July, will be pushed back to the 8th due to the "Live broadcast for the 70th anniversary of the Korean War" on the 25th of June...More

Reasonable Anticipation for Yu Jun-sang and Song Yoon-ah in "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Stills of Yu Jun-sang and Song Yoon-ah from the new jTBC Friday – Saturday drama "Graceful Friends" have been released.

The released photos shows the happy moments of romantic husband Ahn Goong-cheol (Yu Jun-sang) and perfect wife Nam Jeong-hae (Song Yoon-ah). The sight of the two staring at each other with cold eyes in the following shot evoke tension before the storm...More

Cho Yeo-jeong and Go Joon Confirm Starring in "If You Cheat, You Die"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Actors Cho Yeo-jeong and Go Joon are starring in the new KBS 2TV drama "If You Cheat, You Die".

According to their agencies, the two have confirmed roles in "If You Cheat, You Die" and the script reading was scheduled to happen on the 22nd...More

Go Doo-shim and Ji Hyun-woo's "Shining Moment" Concludes Filming

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Go Doo-shim and Ji Hyun-woo's movie "Shining Moment" finished filming on the 15th of June.

"Shining Moment" is about Jeju's greatest female diver Jin-ok and documentary producer Kyeong-hoon, who comes from Seoul to film her. Apart from Go Doo-shim, a female diver who has been through Jeju's painful history, and Ji Hyun-woo, who plays the role of Kyeong-hoon, a producer, are Yang Jung-won, Jeon Hye-jin and Kim Joong-ki. In particular, actress Go Doo-shim overwhelmed everyone on site with her passionate performance including underwater filming...More

"The Spy Who Loved Me" Starring Eric Mun, Yoo in-na and Lim Ju-hwan to Begin in October

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

The new MBC Wednesday – Thursday drama "The Spy Who Loved Me" confirmed a cast of Eric Mun, Yoo In-na and Lim Ju-hwan, igniting the birth of a thrilling romantic spy drama.

"The Spy Who Loved Me" (directed by Lee Jae-jin-II / written by Lee Ji-min) is a thrilling secret romantic comedy of a woman embroiled in a spy war with her two secretive husbands, and the three who can never be together will give laughter and excitement. Director Lee Jae-jin-II, who showed sensuous production through "The Banker" and "My Daughter, Geum Sa-Wol", will take the helm, while writer Lee Ji-min will take charge of the script. In particular, attention is focused on the fact that it is the first drama by Lee Ji-min, who produced big hits such as the films "The Man Standing Next", "Forbidden Dream" and "The Age of Shadows"...More

Summer Heat and COVID-19, "Stay Home and Watch Dramas"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

9 dramas are coming this July. Mystery, romantic comedy and investigative dramas.

The holiday season is back, but it's time to put aside the happy worries of choosing a destination. Let's take a trip to the imaginary space prepared by storytellers this summer, where the risk of COVID infection is lurking. Many dramas are coming out from July to August so let's take a pick according to taste...More

[Ratings] "Dinner Mate" and "Sweet Munchies" in a Slump

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Monday – Tuesday dramas are suffering from a slump.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Dinner Mate" rated 3.5% and 4.9% on the 22nd...More

[HanCinema's News] "It's Okay to Not Be OK" Drops in Second Episode

2020/06/22 | Permalink

From a premiere of 6.1% in its first night on June 20th, "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" dropped to 4.7% in its second night on June 21st. Online comments have suggested that the drop is due to an unexpected focus on the character played by Seo Hye-ji, who renders the overall subject matter too dark...More

[HanCinema's News] "Backstreet Rookie" and "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" Contrast Radically Different Heroines

2020/06/22 | Permalink

While leading men Ji Chang-wook and Kim Soo-hyun have garnered the most attention for their drama comebacks it is oddly ironic that both of their new dramas are actually centered around their leading ladies, with the major stars themselves filling the comparable role of straight men. So much of "Backstreet Rookie" is riding on Kim Yoo-jung, just as much of "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" is riding on Seo Ye-ji- albeit in very different ways...More

[HanCinema's News] Park Shin-hye Confirms That She's Still Meeting Choi Tae-joon

2020/06/22 | Permalink

Park Shin-hye's Instagram and Choi Tae-joon's Instagram

Park Shin-hye has been in a relationship with Choi Tae-joon since 2018. In spite of this, the actress is not generally well-understood to currently have a boyfriend. So it was with some surprise that a journalist in a recent interview asked Park Shin-hye a question on the topic. Park Shin-hye's response was brief, but firm in confirming the continued existence of the relationship...More

[Just Out on DVD] Korean Movie "Ashfall"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "My Wonderful Life"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "My Wonderful Life"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All the Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Sweet Munchies"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Sweet Munchies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Gwangju Video: The Missing"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Gwangju Video: The Missing"...More

[Photos + Video] New Posters, Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "Mother's Seduction 2"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New posters, stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "Mother's Seduction 2"...More

[Photos + Video] New Posters and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Okay! Madam"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New posters and trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Okay! Madam"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scenes Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "#ALIVE"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "#ALIVE"...More

BTS Top Oricon Album Chart in 1st Half

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

BTS /Yonhap

Super boy band BTS have set a record in Japan.

BTS topped Japan's Oricon album sales chart for the first half of the year with their fourth album "Map of the Soul: 7"...More

Today's Photo: June 22, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

People have fun at a waterfront park in Busan on Saturday...More

Today's Photo: June 22, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Children observe a partial solar eclipse at the Han River Park in Yeouido, Seoul on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: June 22, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Surfers ride the waves on Jeju Island on Sunday...More

Kim Joon-han, "My Character Is Like Kim Joon-wan From the 99ers"

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Actor Kim Joon-han from the recent tvN drama "Hospital Playlist" was featured in the July issue of Star & Style magazine @Style.

In the pictorial, Kim Joon-han captivated women with a romantic and manly atmosphere...More

Why Season 3 of K-Zombie Drama "Kingdom" Is Looked Forward to

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

There was "Kingdom" season 1 in 2019, "Kingdom - Season 2" in 2020, so will there be a "Kingdom - Season 3" in 2021?

Expectations for season 3 of Netflix's original drama "Kingdom" are increasing day by day...More

'Family Drama' "Backstreet Rookie" Begins in Controversy

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

The new SBS Friday – Saturday drama "Backstreet Rookie", which is based on a webtoon with the same name, began in controversy.

The drama was a hot issue since before its release for its collaboration of PD Lee Myeong-woo, who had a taste of success with B-grade comedy drama "The Fiery Priest", and actors Ji Chang-wook and Kim Yoo-jung...More

Kim Woo-bin, "I Enjoy Going to Work"

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

"I enjoy going to work"

Actor Kim Woo-bin, who returns after a 4 year hiatus, was published on the covers of the men's magazine Esquire...More

Kim Myung-min Considering Drama "Law School"

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Actor Kim Myung-min gave notice of a comeback for the first time in 2 years.

C-JeS Entertainment announced on the 19th that actor Kim Myung-min is currently considering the offer for a new drama called "Law School"...More

[Ratings] "Once Again" Cruises to 31.5%

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

"Once Again" is on a roll.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV weekend drama "Once Again" rated 28.6% and 31.5% on the 21st...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Soo-in Makes Strong First Impression in "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

2020/06/21 | Permalink

As is the case with many dramas, "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" opened up its first week with much exposition as to character backstory when they were younger...More

[HanCinema's News] "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" Tops Ratings in First Weekend

2020/06/21 | Permalink

Kim Soo-hyun had a successful first outing with his new drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay", his first project in five years. The drama earned average ratings of 6.1% with a high of 7% on Saturday night, earning accolades from viewers for its unusual approach. The drama began with an animated prologue and moved on to incorporate a similarly unique fairytale style once the story moved to live action sections...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Yoo-bi and Lee Jun-young Make Special Appearances in "Backstreet Rookie"

2020/06/21 | Permalink

Lee Yoo-bi and Lee Jun-young had noteworthy turns as guest stars in the second episode of "Backstreet Rookie", briefly appearing as guests in the convenience store where the drama takes place. This is the first appearance of Lee Yoo-bi in a drama since "A Poem a Day" in 2018, and the first for Lee Jun-young after "Good Casting", which finished airing earlier in the week...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2020.06.19 ~ 2020.06.21

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

The number one movie this week is "Innocence" (결백)...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

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

What Is the Leaflet Campaign?

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

The campaign to send propaganda leaflets across the border to North Korea dates back to the 1950-53 Korean War, when the U.S. military dropped hundreds of millions of them from bombers and fighter planes.

North Korea also disseminated them by the truckload. Lee Yoon-kyu at the Joint Forces Military University recalled, "At that time, propaganda leaflets were focused on slandering the other side so they weren't that convincing, but they had a huge impact on the morale of the enemy and that's why both sides went all out"...More

Website to Inform Beachgoers of Congestion

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Visitors sunbathe on a beach in Yangyang, Gangwon Province on May 16. /Yonhap

Beachgoers can now check online how congested famous beaches nationwide are...More

Baseball Teams in Tight Spot Due to Empty Stadiums

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Cheerleaders perform at a baseball game between Hanwha Eagles and Doosan Bears in a deserted stadium in Daejeon on Sunday.

Korea's professional baseball season started on May 5, but games have been played in empty stadiums for over a month due to the lockdown. That has resulted in ticket and merchandise sales drying up...More

Kia Unveils Revamped Carnival Minivan

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Kia unveiled a teaser image of its new Carnival minivan on Thursday.

Completely revamped for the first time in six years, the new Carnival is scheduled to be released in the third quarter of this year...More

Alarm as Seoul Subway Staff Catch Coronavirus

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

A worker disinfects Seoul City Hall subway station in the capital on Wednesday. /Yonhap

Three elderly safety staff on a construction site in Seoul City Hall subway station tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday...More

Hyundai to Build Korea's Largest Test-Driving Center

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

An artist's impression of Hankook Tire and Technology's proving ground

Hyundai announced Wednesday it will build the country's largest driving center in Taean, South Chungcheong Province with a view to opening it in the first half of 2022.

Featuring eight test courses, the new driving center is intended to provide visitors with dynamic driving experiences that will push vehicles to their limit...More

Epidemic Scares Students off Their Chosen Major

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

About a half of college students have thought seriously of changing their major since the coronavirus outbreak because their intended career no longer looks so promising, a straw poll suggests...More

2 Korean Music CEOs Included on Billboard's Indie Power Players List

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Bang Si-hyuk (left) and Jeong Wook

Two Korean music executives have been included on U.S. magazine Billboard's list of 2020 Indie Power Players.

Named on the list were Bang Si-hyuk, the CEO of Big Hit Entertainment, which manages Bangtan Boys, also known as BTS, and JYP Entertainment CEO Jeong Wook...More

Korea Makes Progress in Global Competitiveness Ranking

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Korea rose five notches to 23rd place in global competitiveness rankings by the Institute for Management Development.

The Swiss business school issues an annual report that ranks 63 countries. Korea ranked 22nd, the highest so far, from 2011 through 2013 but fell to 29th in 2016 and had been unable to make noticeable progress until last year...More

Next Year Sees Fewer Public Holidays

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Next year will only have 64 Sundays and public holidays, three fewer than this year, the Ministry of Science and ICT said on Monday...More

Hyundai, Kia Pass 1.5 Million Mark in Combined Green Car Sales

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Hyundai and affiliate Kia have seen their combined sales of eco-friendly cars exceed the 1.5 million milestone globally.

The carmakers said on Monday that as of May, they had sold 1.54 million hybrid, electric, hydrogen fuel cell and plug-in hybrid cars since they started the sale of green cars in 2009. Only a third of them, or about 504,400, were sold in the domestic market...More

Auto Camping Enjoys Boom Amid Coronavirus Fears

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

Coronavirus fears have led to surging demand for auto camping equipment as many people convert their SUVs or minivans into campers.

Auto camping allows families to enjoy the outdoors while avoiding contact with others in hotels...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Baseball Girl"

2020/06/20 | Permalink

Soo-in (played by Lee Joo-young) is a high school baseball player who wants to go professional. But where as a middle school student Soo-in was hailed as a genius pitcher, in high school age she has fallen behind her male peers. Yet nothing about Soo-in is portrayed all that romantically. Soo-in is first and foremost a sullen teenage girl who's used to feeling beaten down and not getting much support...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "The President's Last Bang"

2020/06/20 | Permalink

The opening narrative crawl of "The President's Last Bang" stoically informs us about how President Park Chung-hee (played by Song Jae-ho) brutally rolled back pro-democracy demonstration movements throughout his reign in the sixties and seventies. Then, as we get to the scripted part of the story, we learn that Park Chung-hee seems less like a tyrannical dictator and more like an eccentric rock star, complete wiith groupies and torture dungeons. Also he has a serious Japan fetish...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Yu Gwan-sun" + Full Movie

2020/06/20 | Permalink

As the fifties were coming to an end, the anti-Rhee establishment/pro-South Korea sentiments were becoming stronger and stronger, something that eventually  led to the "April 19 Revolution", a student movement that eventually led to the resigning of President Syngman Rhee. The sentiment of the era was also mirrored in cinema, and Yu Gwan-sun, a student that repeatedly demonstrated against the Japanese rule until her death in the hands of the authorities in 1919, and a symbol of freedom and resistance against Japanese imperialism for Korean people, offered the perfect base...More

Korean Movies at Virtual Festivals and Virtual Releases

2020/06/20 | Permalink

Korean Movies at Virtual Festivals and Virtual Releases and ways to watch Korean movies...More

[Videos] Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Into The Ring"

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

Teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Into The Ring"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[New Movie] "Sister-in-law Addiction"

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

Korean movie "Sister-in-law Addiction" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "I Am a Naughty Woman"

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

Korean movie "I Am a Naughty Woman" added to HanCinema database...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/06/20

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2020/06/20: "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

Actor Jung Woo-sung Embraces Social, Professional Challenges

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

Actor Jung Woo-sung has evolved from celebrity to social activist without neglecting his artistic career.

He was appointed as a goodwill ambassador for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees in 2015 and has paid for his own trips to refugee camps in Nepal, South Sudan and Lebanon while raising awareness of the plight of displaced people...More

Baseball Girl (2020)

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

"Baseball Girl"

Genres: Drama
Running Time: 104 min.
Directed by: Choi Yun-tae
Starring: Lee Joo-young, Lee Joon-hyuk...More

Me and Me (2020)

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

"Me and Me"

Genres: Drama and Mystery
Running Time: 104 min.
Directed by: Jung Jin-young
Starring: Cho Jin-woong, Bae Soo-bin...More

Today's Photo: June 20, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

Visitors take a picture with mascots at an aquarium in Seoul on Friday...More

Today's Photo: June 20, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

Children harvest potatoes during a field trip in Wanju, North Jeolla Province on Friday...More

Today's Photo: June 20, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/20 | Permalink

Women take a stroll at a lavender field in Jinan, North Jeolla Province on Friday...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Yoo-jung Takes on Adult Role With "Backstreet Rookie"

2020/06/19 | Permalink

While a younger actress, Kim Yoo-jung earned much acclaim for her role in "Moonlight Drawn by Clouds", where she played the romantic opposite to a traditional Korean prince played by Park Bo-gum. But the then-sixteen year old Kim Yoo-jung has since grown up and now, in her twentieth year, the young actress takes on another high-profile project with "Backstreet Rookie" following a break...More

[HanCinema's News] Ji Chang-wook Has Much to Prove With "Backstreet Rookie"

2020/06/19 | Permalink

Last year Ji Chang-wook finished his mandatory military service and, to the great joy of fans, quickly got right back into making dramas with "Melting Me Softly". Unfortunately, the science fiction concept romantic comedy did not take off, leading some to suggest that Ji Chang-wook, in his rush to start work again, did not consider his available offers well, going too far off-brand...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Soo-hyun and Ji Chang-wook Mark Comebacks on Same Weekend

2020/06/19 | Permalink

As the domestic drama market has quieted down with the end of hits like "The World of the Married" and "Hospital Playlist" there has been quiet and doubt regarding the importance of major names. Lee Min-ho, after all, was not enough to turn "The King: Eternal Monarch" into the megahit that was expected. But with Kim Soo-hyun and Ji Chang-wook starting new dramas this weekend, big stars are getting another chance to prove their worth...More

[Videos] Main Trailers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Train"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

Main trailers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All the Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "SF8"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "SF8"...More

[Photos] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Escape the Corset"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Escape the Corset"...More

[Photos + Video] New Poster, Stills and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Fanfare"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New poster, stills and trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Fanfare"...More

[Photos + Video] New Poster, Stills and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Legendary Fighter"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New poster, stills and trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Legendary Fighter"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/06/19

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2020/06/19: "Backstreet Rookie"...More

Horror Film Starring Kim Seo-hyung to Open This Year's Film Fest in Bucheon

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

Actress Kim Seo-hyung's new film, "Whispering Corridors 6: The Humming", will open this year's annual Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival, which starts its eight-day run early next month...More

Today's Photo: June 19, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

Models promote fruits at a superstore in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: June 19, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

Women watch flowers at a rose garden in Hamyang, South Jeolla Province on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: June 19, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

People walk in the rain in Gwangju on Thursday...More

Korean Drama of the Week "Save Me"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Korean drama of the week "Save Me" (2017)

Directed by Kim Seong-soo

Written by Jeong I-do-I

Network: OCN

With Ok Taecyeon, Seo Ye-ji, Jo Sung-ha, Woo Do-hwan, Lee David, Ha Hoe-jung,...

16 episodes - Sat, Sun 22:20
Synopsis
A thriller about four young men who can't ignore a friend's cry for help...More

Han Sunhwa Shows Graceful Transformation for New Pictorial

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

The fashion pictorial of The Neighbor, a high-end membership magazine featuring a different image of actress Han Sunhwa, has been released.

Actress Han Sunhwa returns with the new SBS drama "Backstreet Rookie" this month. With her steady acting transformation, she plans to transform herself into a career woman, Yoo Yeon-joo, who is in complete contrast to her previous work as Madam Go in "Save Me 2"...More

Kyun Mi-ri to Star in "Backstreet Rookie" as Han Sunhwa's Mother

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Actress Kyun Mi-ri is starring in the SBS drama "Backstreet Rookie".

She takes on the role of Yoo Yeon-joo's (Han Sunhwa) mother, Professor Kim Hye-ja. As an elegant and poise mother, she's a beautiful career woman who struggles to support her daughter's success...More

Lee Chang-hoon-I Cast for tvN "A Record of Youth"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Actor Lee Chang-hoon-I is starring in "A Record of Youth".

"A Record of Youth" is about the growth records of young people who strive to achieve their dreams and love without despair when met with the wall of reality. The drama stars Park Bo-gum and Park So-dam...More

Lee Tae-hwan to Make Special Appearance in "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Actor Lee Tae-hwan is making a special appearance in the jTBC drama "Graceful Friends".

"Graceful Friends", is a mystery drama about friends of 20 years and their companions, whose sudden death of a friend caused a rift in their lives. The changes and cracks that come to them at halftime in their lives give them a sense of reality and stimulate thrilling suspense...More

"My Prettiest Days" Im Soo-hyang, Ji Soo, Ha Seok-jin and Hwang Seung-eon at the Script Reading

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

MBC's new Wednesday-Thursday drama "My Prettiest Days", which will premiere in August, is a drama that depicts a path a man and a woman can't go down, in front of a taboo, understanding and healing the pain of life through their fate and love.

It is a story about two brothers who love the same woman at the same time and their cruel fate, and is considered one of the most anticipated works in the second half of MBC's year. On top of that, high-end actors, including Im Soo-hyang, Ji Soo, Ha Seok-jin, Hwang Seung-eon, Park Ji-young, Kim Mi-kyung, Choi Jong-hwan, Lee Jae-yong-I, Jung Eun-pyo and Shin Yi who add depth and fun to their work, are gathering attention even before the broadcast...More

"The Pirates: Goblin Flag" Returns, Casts Kang Ha-neul, Han Hyo-joo, Kwon Sang-woo, EXO's Sehun and More

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

The movie "Pirates", which was released in summer 2014 and attracted 8.66 million viewers, will return with a new story, "The Pirates: Goblin Flag" (director Kim Jeong-hoon-II).

"The Pirates: Goblin Flag" is a comic action adventure film about the thrilling and exhilarating story of those who gathered at sea to take the last treasure of the Goryeo royal family, which disappeared without a trace since the founding of Joseon. "The Pirates: Goblin Flag", the second story of Korea's unique historical drama action adventure after "Pirates", which is evenly made up of the three major parts, including a story of fresh ideas, a group of charming characters and spectacular sights unfolding on the sea, will introduce a complete and powerful young cast...More

Lee Min-ho's Maturity Stands Out in "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

"The King: Eternal Monarch" left a lingering affectionate impression until the end. It was possible because of Lee Min-ho's passionate performance, which he had been running for eight months without a break.

SBS Friday-Saturday drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" ended its sixteenth episode on the 12th. Lee Gon (Lee Min-ho), who killed Lee Rim (Lee Jung-jin) and kept the emperor's calling for the first time in 26 years, later shared his daily life with Tae-eul (Kim Go-eun), who was finally reunited with him and traveled through various parallel worlds...More

[Ratings] "Kkondae Intern" Stays Solid in First Place

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

"Kkondae Intern" maintained first place.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Kkondae Intern" rated 5.1% and 6.1% on the 18th...More

[HanCinema's News] "The King: Eternal Monarch" Leads Good Data Report as "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" Makes First Appearance

2020/06/18 | Permalink

In its final week on air "The King: Eternal Monarch" once again topped the Good Data Report measuring media engagement for various dramas. Much of the attention given to "The King: Eternal Monarch" was negative, particularly in regards to product placement, an issue that dogged the drama throughout its run. In recent weeks "The King: Eternal Monarch" also benefited from weak competition. Its lead actors were also talked about, with Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun in first and fourth place...More

[HanCinema's News] "Into the Ring" Teases Secondary Cast Members as Politicians

2020/06/18 | Permalink

Most of the marketing for "Into The Ring" to date has focused on Nana and Park Sung-hoon in the leading roles. However, with the drama set to start airing in under two weeks marketing has now started to focus on the eclectic secondary cast. With Nana and Park Sung-hoon still relatively ambiguous in terms of their appeal as leads in their own right, the secondary cast is critical to building up the drama's appeal...More

[HanCinema's News] "Backstreet Rookie" to Simulcast in Overseas Markets

2020/06/18 | Permalink

While Ji Chang-wook stumbled in his comeback drama with last year's "Please Melt Me", the actor still enjoys powerful name recognition at home and abroad. So it is that his next project, the convenience store themed romantic comedy "Backstreet Rookie" will be available to international audiences at about the same time as it will be available domestically...More

[Just Out on DVD] Korean Movie "Second Life"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Korean movies "Second Life" is available to order on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Videos] Teaser and Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Teaser and highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Pop Out Boy!"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Pop Out Boy!"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Kkondae Intern"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Kkondae Intern"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Korean Movie "Baseball Girl"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New poster added for the Korean movie "Baseball Girl"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Gwangju Video: The Missing"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean documentary "Gwangju Video: The Missing"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Therapist: Fist of Tae-baek"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New still added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Therapist: Fist of Tae-baek"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "Sister-in-law Addiction"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "Sister-in-law Addiction"...More

[Photos + Video] New Poster, Stills and Trailers Added for the Korean Movie "Let's Go to the Rose Motel 4"

2020/06/18 | Permalink

New poster, stills and trailers added for the Korean movie "Let's Go To The Rose Motel 4"...More

[Photo + Video] New Poster and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "I Am a Naughty Woman"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

New poster and trailer added for the Korean movie "I Am a Naughty Woman"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2020/06/18 in Korea

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Korean movies opening today 2020/06/18 in Korea: "Me and Me", "Baseball Girl", "Hot Blooded Detective", "Kkangchi 2", "Jane's Summer" and documentary "Forbidden Fatherland"...More

Actor Jung Jin-young Makes Directorial Debut

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Veteran actor Jung Jin-young makes his directorial debut with the movie "Me and Me", which opens in theaters on Thursday.

Jung (55) decided to make his directorial debut about four years ago...More

Lim Young-woong's YouTube Birthday Bash Gets 630,000 Clicks in 24 Hours

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Lim Young-woong (left) and his mother

Singer Lim Young-woong's live birthday celebration on YouTube on Tuesday garnered over 630,000 hits in less than 24 hours...More

Today's Photo: June 18, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Models promote fans in a department store in Daegu on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 18, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Archers draw their bows in the national qualifying round for next year's Tokyo Olympics in Gwangju on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 18, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Visitors take pictures in a lavender field in Goseong, Gangwon Province on Wednesday...More

Kang Ji-hwan, 2nd Trial on Sexual Assault Charges, Prosecution Sentences to Three Years Probation

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Actor Kang Ji-hwan (43, real name Jo Tae-kyu), who was handed over to trial on charges of sexual assault and sentenced to a suspended prison term in the first trial, was sentenced in a second trial.

The first criminal division of the Suwon High Court held an appeals court hearing on Kang Ji-hwan, who is accused of attempted rape under the Special Act on the Punishment of Sexual Violence Crimes, on the afternoon of the 11th...More

Lee Joo-young, "I Wondered If I Had Talent"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Actress Lee Joo-young's pictorial has been released.

Lee Joo-young, who plays Joo Soo-in, the main character of the movie "Baseball Girl" which is set to be released on June 18th, conducted a photo shoot with Elle Magazine. In this pictorial shot with motifs

from the movie, Lee Joo-young perfectly matched her unique style with chic fashion items and sporty looks...More

Park Si-yeon to Make Special Appearance in TvN Drama "Birthcare Center"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Actress Park Si-yeon is making a special appearance in the new tvN drama "Birthcare Center".

The actress recently played the role of Jang Seo-kyeong in the tvN drama "When My Love Blooms"...More

Hyun Bin Greets Fans With Handwritten Letter

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Actor Hyun Bin greeted his fans in a handwritten letter.

Hyun Bin released his handwritten letter on June 16th through his agency VAST Entertainment's official social media...More

Lee Joon-gi and Moon Chae-won's "Flower of Evil" to Be Released on the 22nd of July

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

The premiere of "Flower of Evil" has been decided.

The new tvN drama "Flower of Evil" confirmed its release on the 22nd of July at 10:50PM...More

"To All the Guys Who Loved Me" Hwang Jung-eum and Yoon Hyun-min's Visual Chemistry

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Hwang Jung-eum and Yoon Hyun-min co-star in "To All The Guys Who Loved Me".

The new KBS 2TV drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me" is a close-up 'non-marriage' romantic comedy drama that takes place when a woman who became a non-marriageist because 'they're all the same', gets asked out by two men of conflicting charms one day...More

"Round Six" Casts Heo Sung-tae, Wi Ha-joon, Kim Joo-ryung and Jung Ho-yeon

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Global entertainment streaming service Netflix, has confirmed the appearance of Heo Sung-tae, Wi Ha-joon, Kim Joo-ryung and Jung Ho-yeon following the casting announcement of two leading actors Lee Jung-jae and Park Hae-soo in the original series "Round Six".

Following the intense combination of Lee Jung-jae and Park Hae-soo, who became a hot topic at the same time as the casting announcement, actors Heo Sung-tae, Wi Ha-joon, Kim Joo-ryung and Jung Ho-yeon will join the "Round Six". "Round Six" is a Netflix original series that tells the story of people who participated in a mysterious survival game with a cash prize of 45.6 billion won...More

[Ratings] "Kkondae Intern" Stays No.1 Despite Decrease

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

"Kkondae Intern" decreased in viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Kkondae Intern" rated 4.1% and 5.5% on the 17th...More

[HanCinema's News] Drama Rankings for Wavve in the Third Week of June Unveiled

2020/06/17 | Permalink

In the recent rankings for the domestic South Korean streaming service Wavve, "The King: Eternal Monarch" topped all other performers in the third week of June...More

[HanCinema's News] Movie Rankings for Wavve in the Third Week of June Unveiled

2020/06/17 | Permalink

The domestic South Korean streaming service Wavve recently released its rankings for the most watched movies by its consumers. The array of films available on Wavve is not as extensive as those on other streaming services, although the sheer eclectic nature of the list highlights many odd titles...More

[HanCinema's News[ "Goblin" and "My Mister" Make Resurgence on Netflix

2020/06/17 | Permalink

The dramas "Goblin" and "My Mister" have been appearing with more regularity on the domestic Top 10 List for Netflix in South Korea. Both dramas have earned a reputation for being a steady seller in that market, even as the highest echelons of the list are dominated by more recent fare such as "The King: Eternal Monarch" and "Hospital Playlist" among others...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Was It Love"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "Into The Ring"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

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

[Photo + Video] New Poster and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "She Knows Everything"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New poster and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "She Knows Everything"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Kkondae Intern"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Kkondae Intern"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Sweet Munchies"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Sweet Munchies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "A Bedsore"...More

[Video] Behind-the-scenes video released for the upcoming Korean movie "The Singer"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Behind-the-scenes video released for the upcoming Korean movie "The Singer"...More

TWICE's Latest Album Proves Their Perennial Popularity in Japan

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Girl group TWICE topped Japan's weekly albums chart with their latest mini album...More

Today's Photo: June 17, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

A visitor looks at exhibits at a coronavirus-themed exhibition in Daegu on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: June 17, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

Women pass by an artificial waterfall in a park in Busan on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: June 17, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

People enjoy kiteboarding on Songjeong Beach in Gangneung, Gangwon Province on Tuesday...More

Lee Sang-yeob Attacks Women's Hearts With his Good Looks

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Actor Lee Sang-yeob is raising the stocks as one of the hottest actors today.

Lee Sang-yeob, who is drawing attention as a popular actor in charge of the start and end of the week, has been selected as a beauty model and is emerging as a hot actor in the advertising world...More

Kwon Soo-hyun in "A Record of Youth" With Park Bo-gum

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Actor Kwon Soo-hyun returns as a passionate intern.

He is starring in the new tvN drama "A Record of Youth", announcing his walk down 2020...More

The Late Yoon So-jung's 3rd Death Anniversary

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

People are commemorating the late actress Yoon So-jung on her 3rd death anniversary.

The actress passed away in June of 2017 from septicemia. She was 74 years old...More

"Into the Ring" Nana and Park Sung-hoon in the Main Poster

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

The main poster of "Into The Ring" has been released and Nana and Park Sung-hoon leave quite an impression.

The new KBS 2TV drama is an office romantic comedy in which Goo Se-ra, the queen of civil complaints, interferes, protests, solves and even dates at the district office...More

Lee Min-ho Breaks Through 28 Million Weibo Followers

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Actor Lee Min-ho still shows off his strong Hallyu influence by becoming the 'No. 1 Korean actor' with an overwhelming number of followers on social media such as Facebook, Instagram and Weibo.

Lee Min-ho is a global top actor with the largest number of SNS followers among the Korean Weibo followers and is showing unprecedented popularity. Typically, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter reached 17.3 million, 16.6 million and 3 million, respectively, while Weibo surpassed 28.5 million as of June 16th. This is the number one record among all Korean actors...More

"Graceful Friends" Reveals Contrasting Posters of All 10 Characters

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

"Graceful Friends" revealed all the 10 characters that arouse mystery.

The upcoming jTBC drama "Graceful Friends" revealed two main posters that capture the reversal of expression of the 10 characters...More

"It's Okay to Not Be Okay" Reveals Group Poster

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

The new tvN drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" released a group poster on the 16th.

The group poster, featuring the four actors Kim Soo-hyun, Seo Ye-ji, Oh Jung-se and Park Gyu-young, was filmed against the backdrop of a dreamy space like a scene in a fairy tale...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Ends With 9.8%

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

"Good Casting" ended at the top of the ratings.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated 7.9% and 9.8% on the 16th...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jane's Summer"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Jane's Summer"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Hot Blooded Detective"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Hot Blooded Detective"...More

[Videos] Main Trailers Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Peninsula"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Main trailers released for the upcoming Korean movie "Peninsula"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Si, Nario"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Si, Nario"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Sweet Munchies"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Sweet Munchies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

[Photos] New Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Singer"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New still added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Singer"...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2020/06/16 in Korea

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2020/06/16 in Korea: "The Dominator 3 - Junior Bullies"...More

Hwasa of Mamamoo to Release Solo Album This Month

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Hwasa of girl group Mamamoo will release a solo mini album later this month...More

Actor Kim Soo-hyun to Appear in New TV Series

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Actor Kim Soo-hyun will return to the small screen with the new TV series "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" slated for release this weekend...More

Today's Photo: June 16, 2020 [4]

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Park Shin-hye (left) and Yoo Ah-in pose at a press junket for their new film ""#ALIVE"" in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 16, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

A woman enojys water skiing in Seongju, North Gyeongsang Province on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 16, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

People take shelter from the sun under trees in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 16, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Visitors look at a grass field in Gangjin, South Jeolla Province on Monday...More

Gang Dong-won, No More Busts

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Gang Dong-won is determined to recover from the slump he's experienced recently, with the film "Peninsula" that premieres in July.

Gang Dong-won is called the 'icon of the movie industry' and the 'guarantee check for box office hits', and has shown a variety of performances. Gang Dong-won, who captured the hearts of women with "Temptation of Wolves" in 2004, is loved by many as an actor who combines cinematic quality, acting ability and ticket power in movies of all genres, including historical dramas, occult, action, melodrama and period pieces...More

"When My Love Blooms" Lee Bo-young Leaves Behind Deep Memories of First Love

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Lee Bo-young left behind a deep melodrama.

Actress Lee Bo-young returned for the first time in two years with the tvN weekend drama "When My Love Blooms", filled with the strong scent of first love that stimulates viewers' memories. It could have been stigmatized as an 'adultery beautification' drama if she did something wrong, but her acting took up a large share of the drama that prompted viewers to support Lee Bo-young and Yoo Ji-tae...More

Yoon Kyung-ho to Star in "Day and Night" With Namgoong Min

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Yoon Kyung-ho is starring in the tvN drama "Day and Night".

"Day and Night" is a romantic mystery about digging through the secrets of mysterious events that occurred in a village 26 years ago, that are somehow linked to the mysterious events happening in the present. Namgoong Min, Seolhyun and Lee Chung-ah have confirmed roles in the drama and with the addition of Yoon Kyung-ho, the drama is expected to become more multi-dimensional...More

Lee Min-ho, Ji Chang-wook and Kim Soo-hyun Take a Leap Past 'Hallyu'

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Lee Min-ho (33), Ji Chang-wook (33) and Kim Soo-hyun (32) return to the small screens after being discharged from the military. The three are the leading Korean stars in the Korean entertainment industry with a strong fan base at home and abroad. Some have already achieved painful achievements and others are about to launch a new work in anticipation, but they have something in common in that it is time for a new leap towards the 'long run' as actors beyond the name of 'Hallyu Stars'.

Lee Min-ho returned with SBS's "The King: Eternal Monarch", but struggled. The reunion with star writer Kim Eun-sook from "The Heirs" drew high expectations, but it ended bitterly amid falling ratings due to controversies surrounding the worldview, love line and excessive indirect advertising that was hard to understand...More

Lee Joon Considers "The Silent Sea" With Gong Yoo and Bae Doona

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Actor Lee Joon is considering his next comeback.

His agency announced on the 15th that Lee Joon is looking through the offer for the Netflix original "The Silent Sea"...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Remains in First Place Despite Viewership Decrease

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

"Good Casting" showed a decrease in the ratings.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated 6.6% and 8.1% on the 15th...More

[HanCinema's News] Studio Dragon Stock Falls 6.1% Following the End of "The King: Eternal Monarch"

2020/06/15 | Permalink

With the end of "The King: Eternal Monarch" and "When My Love Blooms", Studio Dragon passed a major stopgap in its current distribution scheme. So it was that on June 15th, stock price for Studio Dragon plunged 6.1%. The sell-off appears to have been motivated largely be foreign investors...More

[HanCinema's News] "The King: Eternal Monarch" Finds Itself Out of Step With Current Trends

2020/06/15 | Permalink

Strategies that once seemed foolproof have taken a beating with "The King: Eternal Monarch" as the drama concluded its sixteen episode run with surprisingly week ratings of 8.1%. Many assumptions about South Korean dramas, from the interest of local audiences in fantasy settings to their willingness to endure obvious product placement and even to their affinity for certain popular stars are now much more ambiguous than they were before the drama aired...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Min-ho Faces Next Stage of Career in Uncertainty

2020/06/15 | Permalink

Following his comeback from mandatory military service, Lee Min-ho seemed well-positioned to mark a career transition and start to play older roles. His role as the title sovereign in "The King: Eternal Monarch" appeared likely to help instill in Lee Min-ho's image a sense of regal dignity. Yet in the aftermath of the drama's airing and subsequent poor ratings, Lee Min-ho is instead at a crossroads imagewise...More

[Just Out on DVD] Korean Movie "Juror 8"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Korean movie "Juror 8" is available to order on DVD with English subtitles from YESASIA...More

[Photos + Video] New Poster and Teaser Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New poster and teaser trailer added for the upcoming Korean movie "Steel Rain 2: Summit"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Train"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills and poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Kkondae Intern"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Kkondae Intern"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Poor Family"...More

[Photos] New Still and Photo Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "#ALIVE"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New still and photo added for the upcoming Korean movie "#ALIVE"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

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

[Photos + Cast Update] New Behind-the-scenes Stills Added and Cast Updated for the Korean Movie "Innocence"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New behind-the-scenes stills added and cast updated for the Korean movie "Innocence"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2020/06/15

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Korean movies opening today 2020/06/15: "The Pure Memories of My Heart" and "In Your Dream"...More

BTS Perform Lockdown Virtual Gig

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

BTS performed a virtual concert on Sunday after canceling their world tour due to the coronavirus epidemic...More

Changmin of TVXQ to Get Married in September

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Changmin, a member of K-pop duo TVXQ, will get married this fall...More

Today's Photo: June 15, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

A model promotes cherries in a supermarket in Seoul on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: June 15, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

A visitor fills beer from tap at an international spirits expo at COEX in Seoul on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: June 15, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Visitors take a walk in a buckwheat field in Chuncheon, Gangwon Province on Sunday...More

Nana Like Never Seen Before

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

Nana, Korea's leading beauty actress, is drawing keen attention for her dramatic transformation.

Nana, who made her debut as a girl group member in After School and has transformed into one of the most beautiful faces in the world, will show a different performance through KBS 2TV's Wednesday-Thursday series "Into The Ring", which will premiere on July 1st...More

"Oh My Baby" Go Joon, From Edgy to Pure Love, 3 Key Points

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

Go Joon has taken over romantic dramas.

The actor plays Han I-sang in the tvN drama "Oh My Baby". He changes as a person the more he falls for Jang Ha-ri (Jang Nara) and his performance is increasing the popularity of his character...More

LGBT Characters Rise in Dramas Such as "Sweet Munchies" and "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

The subject matter of Korean dramas is becoming more diverse. It is no longer strange to see LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) characters like in overseas dramas. This quarter's drama JTBC's "Sweet Munchies" and tvN's "My Unfamiliar Family" are drawing attention from viewers for homosexual characters...More

[Ratings] "Once Again" Sets Record of 31.6%

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

"Once Again" set a new record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the latest episodes of the KBS 2TV drama "Once Again" rated 27.8% and 31.6%...More

[HanCinema's News] Diversity Becomes the Norm for Fictional Drama Managers

2020/06/14 | Permalink

Traditionally in South Korean dramas the office manager has been a fairly closed off figure. They give orders, expect obedience, and typically speaking little is known of their personal life unless they are directly related to another main character somehow. But lately this stock role has experienced a marked increase in diverse portrayals in Korean dramas, as managers are seen in more human and less mechanical roles...More

[HanCinema's News] Screenwriter Lee Shin-hwa Speaks Highly of Namgoong Min's Work Ethic

2020/06/14 | Permalink

Following the win of "Stove League" at the Baeksang Art Awards on June 5th, screenwriter Lee Shin-hwa made a post on Instagram wherein he made a point of emphasizing the value Namgoong Min brought to the project far beyond his mere name recognition. According to Lee Shin-hwa, he was convinced that his vision for the story would never come to fruition. As "Stove League" was Lee Shin-hwa's first project, he knew he had relatively little clout to attract a high level actor...More

[HanCinema's News] "Can You Hear My Heart" Makes Unexpected Rebroadcast

2020/06/14 | Permalink

Recently the MBC drama "Can You Hear my Heart" made an unexpected comeback in afternoon programming slots. COVID-19 has limited the ability of broadcast networks to produce new cheap programming, so MBC ON delved into the archives to locate a then-popular but now mostly forgotten drama...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2020.06.12 ~ 2020.06.14

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

The number one movie this week is "Innocence" (결백)...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Kkondae Intern"

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Kkondae Intern"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Pop Out Boy!"

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

New posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Pop Out Boy!"...More

Divorce Courts Less Inclined to Award Shared Custody

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

With around 110,000 couples divorcing each year in Korea, court are increasingly inclined to award custody of the children to one or the other spouse rather than both.

The Supreme Court ruled recently that joint custody must be "decided cautiously" and sent back a ruling by a lower court that awarded the shared arrangement. The top court also ruled that divorcing couples seeking joint custody must live close to their children, both offer similar living conditions and obtain the consent of their kids...More

Football Star Son Heung-min Endorses Search for Korean War Heroes

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

Football star Son Heung-min is taking part in efforts to find soldiers who fought in the 1950-53 Korean War but have yet to pick up their medals.

The Army aired advertisements starring the Tottenham Hotspur striker from Wednesday searching for undecorated war heroes...More

Korea to Ban Parents from Physically Punishing Children

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

The Ministry of Justice said Wednesday it wants to crack down on a perceived increase in child abuse by banning physical punishment of children even by their own parents.

Korea's civil law stipulates that parents or those acting in loco parentis may, "in order to protect or educate their children, take necessary disciplinary actions"...More

Kim Yeon-koung Dons Pink Spiders' Uniform Again After Decade Away

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

Kim Yeon-koung poses in her new uniform for the Heungkuk Life Pink Spiders during a press conference in Seoul on Wednesday. /Newsis

Volleyball star Kim Yeon-koung on Wednesday appeared in the No. 10 uniform of the Heungkuk Life Pink Spiders for the first time in 11 years.

Kim held a press conference in Seoul to discuss her decision to return to her first professional club...More

Hyundai, Kia See Rise in EV Shipments Despite COVID-19

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

The coronavirus epidemic may have dealt a blow to sales of conventional cars, but Hyundai and its affiliate Kia have seen major growth this year in exports of electric vehicles...More

6th Korean University Joins Global Top 100

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

Six Korean universities have made it into the top 100 in the latest global rankings by U.K. firm Quacquarelli Symonds out on Wednesday.

Although the number is the highest for Korea since the QS rankings started in 2003, none of their rankings are very impressive. The highest-ranked is Seoul National University at 37th, followed by Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology at 39th, Korea University at 69th, Pohang University of Science and Technology at 77th, Yonsei University at 85th and Sungkyunkwan University at 88th...More

Kakao Now Favorite Employer of Young Jobseekers

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

Internet upstart Kakao now tops employers favored by young jobseekers for the first time, replacing established behemoths like Samsung in the starry eyes of recent graduates.

Job search portal Incruit polled 1,045 young jobseekers and found that 14.2 percent favored Kakao among the top 150 Kosdaq-listed companies as the best place to work for...More

LG Overtakes Hyundai in Market Cap

Source | 2020/06/14 | Permalink

LG has overtaken automaker Hyundai to become the third-largest listed conglomerate in Korea in terms of market capitalization.

According to the Korea Exchange on Sunday, the total market cap of LG Group affiliates stood at W95.07 trillion as of June 5, while Hyundai affiliates' reached W80.1 trillion (US$1=W1,209)...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Intruder"

2020/06/13 | Permalink

Seo-jin (played by Kim Moo-yul) is an architect suffering severe mental problems due to the recent loss of his wife. There's also long term trauma from the disappearance of his little sister when he was still a child. And so, a woman claiming to be Yoo-jin (played by Song Ji-hyo) comes into Seo-jin's life, to the great joy of his family. Seo-jin remains suspicious. It's unclear whether he has valid reason to doubt this woman's story or if Seo-jin is just such a miserable sad sack he can't accept any happiness in his life at all...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Can You Hear Me?"

2020/06/13 | Permalink

Early on in "Can You Hear Me?" the question is posed to communications expert Kim Chang-ok as to why, exactly, this documentary is being made. He doesn't have a particularly convincing answer, although one is quickly forthcoming. See, even though Kim Chang-ok is a communications expert, he actually does not communicate that well with his own father. This is true both figuratively, in that his father is a lousy communicator, but also literally, in that he appears to be going deaf...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Nameless Stars" + Full Movie

2020/06/13 | Permalink

By now, most people who deal with Korean cinema would have heard about the infamous Gwangju Massacre, which has featured in a number of films, particularly during the last two decades. Before this incident, however, there was another one equally heroic and equally bloody that took place in the same area. On November 3, 1929, 54,000 students joined the Gwangju Student Independent Movement against Japanese Imperialism and marched against their oppressors. Many were injured, killed and tortured in prison. "Nameless Stars" is dedicated to them and tells the story of the movement by focusing on a group of students from a particular school...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Into The Ring"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Into The Ring"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "When My Love Blooms"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "When My Love Blooms"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"...More

[New Drama] "Raw"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean drama "Raw" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "The Miracle"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean movie "The Miracle" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Boys"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean movie "Boys" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "The Dominator 3 - Junior Bullies"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean movie "The Dominator 3 - Junior Bullies" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Father, Daughter and Her Friends"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean movie "Father, Daughter and Her Friends" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "The Pure Memories of My Heart"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean movie "The Pure Memories of My Heart" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Six Sense: Women in Sight"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean movie "Six Sense: Women in Sight" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Jane's Summer"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean movie "Jane's Summer" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Movie] "Wife's World"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean movie "Wife's World" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Documentary] "Kim Il Sung's Children"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean documentary "Kim Il Sung's Children" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Documentary] "Resurrection"

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Korean documentary "Resurrection" added to HanCinema database...More

Actress Ki Eun-se Finds Fresh Spark in Instagram Mundanities

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Actress Ki Eun-se has gained a second wind as an Instagram celebrity. Her Instagram posts of mundane daily life easily attract over 10,000 likes.

Whatever she uploads attracts thousands of "likes", be it cooking, eating, just sitting at a table, spending time with her dog, or making a flower bouquet for her parents...More

Innocence (2020)

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

"Innocence"

Genres: Drama
Running Time: 110 min.
Directed by: Park Sang-hyun-III
Starring:Shin Hye-sun, Bae Jong-ok...More

Today's Photo: June 13, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

People walk past a sunflower field in Gwangju on Friday...More

Today's Photo: June 13, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/13 | Permalink

Haeundae Beach in Busan is shrouded in fog on Friday...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Bo-mi-I Releases Fetal Four-Dimensional Ultrasound

2020/06/12 | Permalink

On June 12th actress Kim Bo-mi-I made an Instagram post wherein she showed off a fetal four-dimensional ultrasound of her unborn child. This follows news of Kim Bo-mi-I being pregnant which was released on June 8th at the same time as information Kim Bo-mi-I's marriage ceremony on June 7th was revealed to the public...More

[HanCinema's News] Ji Jin-hee Transitions From Drama Roles to Advertisements

2020/06/12 | Permalink

Ji Jin-hee has experienced a major boost in brand positivity thanks in part to "Designated Survivor: 60 Days" in which he played the leading role. In that drama, Ji Jin-hee portrays a noble technical specialist working in a byzantine political system in a commanding position for which he was completely unprepared. Consequently, Ji Jin-hee now does promotional work for legal services, public water safety, and asset management services, among others...More

[HanCinema's News] "Ashfall" Selected as Opening Film for Udine Far East Film Festival

2020/06/12 | Permalink

The Udine Far East Film Festival recently announced the initial information for this year's edition of the festival, and "Ashfall" stood out among the forty-six selections as this year's opening film. Due to COVID-19 this year's festival will take place entirely online, starting on June 26th and ending on July 4th...More

[Photos + Videos] New Photos and Trailers Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New photos and trailers added for the upcoming Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Videos] Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Train"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

Teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Videos] Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Flower of Evil"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

Teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Flower of Evil"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes "Running Man" Crossover Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New behind the scenes "Running Man" crossover photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Posters and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New posters and stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Was It Love"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

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

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

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

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

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Poor Family"...More

[Photos] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Gwangju Video: The Missing"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Gwangju Video: The Missing"...More

[Photos + Video] New Poster, Stills and Trailer Added for the Korean Movie "My Wife's Mom 2"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New poster, stills and trailer added for the Korean movie "My Wife's Mom 2"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "Father, Daughter and her Friends"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

Trailer released for the Korean movie "Father, Daughter and Her Friends"...More

[Photos + Video] New Poster, Stills and Trailer Added for the Re-released Korean Movie "Train to Busan"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New poster, stills and trailer added for the re-released Korean movie "Train to Busan"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scene Stills and Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "#ALIVE"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New behind-the-scene stills and photos added for the upcoming Korean movie "#ALIVE"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/06/12

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2020/06/12: "In Seoul Season 2"...More

Korean Movie Opening Today 2020/06/12 in Korea

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

Korean movie opening today 2020/06/12 in Korea "My Wife's Mom 2"...More

Actor Ryoo Seung-bum to Marry Slovakian Girlfriend

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

Actor Ryoo Seung-bum is to tie the knot with his Slovakian girlfriend.

Ryoo's management agency said the actor is living in France and the couple are expecting a child...More

Star Couple Yoon Kye-sang, Lee Honey Split up After 7 Years

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

Yoon Kye-sang (left) and Lee Honey

Star couple Yoon Kye-sang and Lee Honey called it quits after seven years of dating. "They recently ended their relationship and have decided to remain good colleagues", their management agency said in a press release on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: June 12, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

Cheerleaders perform at a baseball game between LG Twins and SK Wyverns in Seoul on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: June 12, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

Children take part in a handwashing campaign to prevent coronavirus at an elementary school in Suwan, Gyeonggi Province on Thursday...More

Today's Photo: June 12, 2020 [1]

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

People have fun at a water park in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province on Thursday...More

Korean Movie of the Week "MAL-MO-E: The Secret Mission"

Source | 2020/06/11 | Permalink

Korean movie of the week "MAL-MO-E: The Secret Mission" (2018)

Directed by Eom Yoo-na

With Yoo Hae-jin, Yoon Kye-sang, Kim Hong-pa, Woo Hyun, Kim Tae-hoon, Kim Sun-young,...

Started filming: 2018/04/01
Wrapped up filming: 2018/07/15
Synopsis
During the Japanese occupation, two men travel across the country compiling the first Korean language dictionary...More

Hwang Jung-eum, Kim Yoo-jung and Nana, Who Is the Next Rom-com Queen?

Source | 2020/06/11 | Permalink

They are coming to dramas this summer

Hwang Jung-eum, a nonmaritalist in "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"

Kim Yoo-jung, in "Backstreet Rookie"

"Into The Ring" Nana, a life-oriented character

Actors Hwang Jung-eum, Kim Yoo-jung and Nana will come back with romantic dramas with comedy...More

Kim Da-mi and Jeon So-nee Consider "Hello, My Soulmate"

Source | 2020/06/11 | Permalink

Kim Da-mi and Jeon So-nee are likely to star in "Hello, My Soulmate".

"Hello, My Soulmate" is a movie that makes you look back on the nature of your relationship through 14 years of meeting and breaking up, friendship and love, longing and jealousy between two friends who first met at the age of 13...More

Ryoo Seung-bum to Marry a Foreigner after Childbirth

Source | 2020/06/11 | Permalink

Actor Ryoo Seung-bum is getting married to his foreign girlfriend.

Sam Company announced on the 11th that Ryoo Seung-bum is going to marry a woman residing in France...More

"Song Joong-ki in a relationship with a lawyer"... the truth

Source | 2020/06/11 | Permalink

Actor Song Joong-ki denied rumors of a recent romantic relationship centered on a legal profession.

Song Joong-ki's management agency told OSEN on the 11th that the rumors aren't true and they are baseless...More

"Graceful Friends" From Yu Jun-sang to Song Yoon-ah

Source | 2020/06/11 | Permalink

Out of the ordinary "Graceful Friends" are coming.

The new JTBC drama "Graceful Friends" released character posters of Yu Jun-sang, Song Yoon-ah, Bae Soo-bin and Han Da-gam. The secret hiddens in their elegant smiles arouse curiosity. Another highly anticipated film, "Graceful Friends", is a mystery drama about friends of 20 years and their companions, whose sudden death of a friend caused a rift in their lives. The changes and cracks that come to them at halftime in their lives give them a sense of reality and stimulate thrilling suspense. Above all, Yu Jun-sang, who is active as an 'all-rounder' regardless of genre, and creditable actress Song Yoon-ah returns to drama after two years. On top of that, the fantasy combination of Bae Soo-bin and the irreplaceable sense of charm of Han Da-gam is heating up expectations...More

tvN Drama Lineup for the Second Half of the Year... Kim Soo-hyun, Cho Seung-woo, Suzy and Park Bo-gum

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While "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" is nearing, attention falls on the lineup of the second half of the year for tvN.

"It's Okay to Not Be Okay" which begins on the 20th of June, draws attention in that it's Kim Soo-hyun's first comeback since the military and his collaboration with actress Seo Ye-ji...More

[Ratings] "Kkondae Intern" to "Mystic Pop-up Bar" Drop Every Thursday

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Wednesday and Thursday dramas have shown a decrease in viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Kkondae Intern" rated...More

Jang Ki-yong Considers "Raw"

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Jang Ki-yong is considering his next work.

According to YG Entertainment, Jang Ki-yong is considering the offer for "Raw"...More

[HanCinema's News] "#ALIVE" Follows Recent Trend of Socially Conscious Big Budget Box Office Draws

2020/06/11 | Permalink

While the marketing for "#ALIVE" has caught many off guard with its at times pedantic look of extremely normal characters, rather than obvious heroes, the movie is nevertheless in good company when it comes to recent hitmakers. Comedy has been a critical element of popular South Korean films in recent years. And with it, social commentary on just what kinds of lives normal South Korean lives in the current era...More

[HanCinema's News] Zombies to Be Sandwiched by Gangsters at the South Korean Box Office

2020/06/11 | Permalink

While it has yet to have an official release date, it seems likely given the expected July release date of "Peninsula" following "#ALIVE" on June 24th that gangster film "Deliver Us From Evil" will appear between the two zombie flicks, if only to better emphasize variety. This will make for a curious sandwich at the July box office this year, though it remains unknown whether it will taste good enough to stave off fears engendered by COVID-19...More

[HanCinema's News] "The King: Eternal Monarch" Tops Good Data Report Going into Final Week

2020/06/11 | Permalink

Following a difficult broadcasting period where it posted ratings far under what was expected from its star studded cast and crew, "The King: Eternal Monarch" goes into its final week with the lead in the Good Data Report for most-talked about drama on social media...More

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

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

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

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Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Poor Family"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Jane's Summer"

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Trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Jane's Summer"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "Six Sense: Women in Sight"

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Trailer released for the Korean movie "Six Sense: Women in Sight"...More

[Videos] Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Train"

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Teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "Train"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "When My Love Blooms"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "When My Love Blooms"...More

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

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

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

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

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

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

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Pop Out Boy!"

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New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Pop Out Boy!"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Movie "A French Woman"

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New stills added for the Korean movie "A French Woman"...More

Today's Photo: June 11, 2020 [4]

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A sub-unit of girl group DIA pose at a showcase for their new album in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 11, 2020 [3]

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Visitors take a stroll in a garden on Jeju Island on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 11, 2020 [2]

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Women pick cherries at the National Institute of Horicultural and Herbal Science in Wanju, North Jeolla Province on Wednesday...More

Today's Photo: June 11, 2020 [1]

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Children walk the crosswalk in Busan on Wednesday...More

Im Seung-dae in "Lies of Lies" with Lee Yu-ri and Yeon Jung-hoon

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

Actor Im Seung-dae is starring in the drama "Lies of Lies".

According to Wells Entertainment, Im Seung-dae is starring in the Channel A drama "Lies of Lies", which is currently in the making...More

"Good Casting" Choi Kang-hee and Lee Sang-yeob's Relationship Twist

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Choi Kang-hee and Lee Sang-yeob's characters were seen on an date.

Lee Sang-yeob turned into an incarnation of jealousy in front of Choi Kang-hee while they were on a date...More

Shin Hye-sun Had her Reasons for Waiting

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Reviews are favorable for Shin Hye-sun.

Shin Hye-sun, who appears as the main character of "Innocence" with co-stars Bae Jong-ok and Heo Joon-ho, met the audience in theaters on the 10th after a long wait...More

"Flower of Evil" Releases Character Posters for Lee Joon-gi, Moon Chae-won, Jang Hee-jin and Seo Hyun-woo

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

Four posters of mixed feelings between Lee Joon-gi, Moon Chae-won, Jang Hee-jin and Seo Hyun-woo have been released.

The new tvN drama "Flower of Evil", which broadcasts for the first time in July, is a packed emotional tracing drama of a man named Baek Hee-seong (Lee Joon-gi), who hides his brutal past and changes his identity, and Cha Ji-won (Moon Chae-won), his homicide detective wife who traces his past, and stands in front of the truth they want to turn away from...More

Jo Jung-suk's Tangible Magic

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He is a 'multi-entertainer'.

Actor Jo Jung-suk hit consecutive home runs on the screen and on the music charts. The response is perfect, conveying, "As long as you don't do it yourself, you won't be able to do anything". As if he had received the blessings of the box office God, anything he touches hits the jackpot. He also earned the full rewards of running nonstop...More

Stephanie Lee to Star in "Startup" With Nam Joo-hyuk and Suzy

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

Stephanie Lee is joining "Startup".

VAST Entertainment announced on the 9th that, "Stephanie Lee has confirmed a role in the new tvN drama "Startup". "Startup" is about a woman and a man who jump into the entrepreneur business based in the Silicon Valley of Korea. It is written by Park Hye-ryeon and directed by Oh Choong-hwan...More

IU, Oh Jung-se, Yoona, Lee Jung-eun and Lee Je-hoon Picked as Honorary Judges of the Mise-en-scene Short Film Festival

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

The 19th Mise-en-scène Short Film Festival unveiled its honorary judges composed of the nation's leading actors and actresses who will further brighten the festival.

The 19th Mise-en-scène Short Film Festival, which decided to hold screenings and all film programs online amidst the COVID19 crisis, will feature five leading actors in Korea, including IU, Oh Jung-se, Yoona, Lee Jung-eun and Lee Je-hoon, as honorary judges...More

[Ratings] "Kkondae Intern" Breaks Record With 7.1%

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"Kkondae Intern" set a new record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Kkondae Intern" rated 5.6% and 7.1% on the 10th...More

[HanCinema's News] Park Jin-joo and Kim Min-young Dance at Kim Bo-mi-I's Wedding

2020/06/10 | Permalink

Park Jin-joo's Instagram

Following the announcement that Kim Bo-mi-I's wedding had taken place, the bride's friends on Instagram uploaded their own footage of the event. The most noteworthy of these additions was the appearance of a humorous dance video by Kim Bo-mi-I's former co-stars Park Jin-joo and Kim Min-young...More

[HanCinema's News] "Born Again" Concludes Disappointing Performance

2020/06/10 | Permalink

"Born Again" aired its last episode on Tuesday, June 9th. With ratings of 2.4%, this wasn't the worst "Born Again" had ever done, and was indeed a bit of a rebound from its absolute low point of 1.3% in late May. But such ratings were a fary cry from the drama's promising first week in late April, when it opened with over 4% ratings only to hemorrhage viewers, ultimately failing to make much of an impact...More

[HanCinema's News] Romantic Dramas Increasingly Feature One Woman Alongside Many Men

2020/06/10 | Permalink

Romantically themed television dramas in South Korea appear to be moving away from traditional one man, one woman projects, as many current and upcoming titles instead take the approach of having one woman alongside many potential male partners. The trend, while not new, has typically been used for younger characters. The current trend featuring women in their thirties in such roles, however, has hinted at attempts by drama producers to chase a more mature audience...More

[Video] Character Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Singer"

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Character trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "The Singer"...More

[Photos] New Poster Added for the Korean Movie "Intruder"

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New poster added for the Korean movie "Intruder"...More

[Photos] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Si, Nario"

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New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Si, Nario"...More

[Photos] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Hot Blooded Detective"

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New poster added for the upcoming Korean movie "Hot Blooded Detective"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Documentary "Kim Il Sung's Children"

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean documentary "Kim Il Sung's Children"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scene Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Me and Me"

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New behind-the-scene stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Me and Me"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "The Dominator 3 - Junior Bullies"

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Trailer released for the Korean movie "The Dominator 3 - Junior Bullies"...More

[Photos + Videos] Press Conference Photos and Highlight Videos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

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Press conference photos and highlight videos added for the upcoming Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

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Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Was It Love"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Into The Ring"

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Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Into The Ring"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

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New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

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

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Kkondae Intern"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Kkondae Intern"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Sweet Munchies"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Sweet Munchies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

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

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "#ALIVE"...More

Korean Movies Opening Today 2020/06/10 in Korea

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Korean movies opening today 2020/06/10 in Korea: "Innocence", "Can You Hear Me?" and "Eyes on Me : The Movie"...More

Black Pink Conquer U.S., U.K. Charts

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

Black Pink /Getty Images

Black Pink have become the highest-ranked Korean girl band ever on the U.S. Billboard and the U.K's Official Charts.

On Monday "Sour Candy", Lady Gaga's collaboration track with Black Pink, ranked 33rd on the Hot 100, and the song debuted on the Official Singles Chart at No. 17 last week...More

Today's Photo: June 10, 2020 [4]

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Cho Jin-woong, director Jung Jin-young, Bae Soo-bin and Jung Hae-kyun pose at a press junket for their new film "Me and Me" in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: June 10, 2020 [3]

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Visitors take photos of hydrangeas on Jeju island on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: June 10, 2020 [2]

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Workers clean windows of Lotte World Tower in Seoul on Tuesday...More

Today's Photo: June 10, 2020 [1]

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People escape the heat at the Han River Park in Ttukseom, Seoul on Tuesday...More

Shin Ha-kyun, Jung So-min and Tae in-ho Behind the Scenes of "Fix You"

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

The behind the scene cuts of Shin Ha-kyun, Jung So-min and Tae In-ho, who play doctors and patients from the mental health department of Eunkang Hospital in "Fix You" have been released.

"Fix You" is a medical drama about psychiatrists and their patients asking the fundamental questions about happiness...More

The Tables Have Turned, Viewers Are Venting Through Dramas

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

In "Kkondae Intern", department head Man-sik (Kim Eung-soo) treated intern Yeol-chan (Park Hae-jin) as a counselor and even humiliated his character back in Onggol Foods. Later, they reunite as a senior intern and head of department, with Ga Yeol-chan having made a speedy promotion in Joonsoo Foods.

In "Mystic Pop-Up Bar", Wol-joo (Hwang Jung-eum) revealed all the employment irregularities to the world when Byeong-joo (Oh Kyung-joo) failed to get a job at a high class hotel for several years due to the solicitation of high-ranking government officials. Thanks to her, Byeong-joo gets a job at the hotel with flying colors, just as he deserves it...More

Original Sci-Fi Anthology "SF8" Receives Official Invitation to the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

The Korean version of a science fiction original, "SF8", will be available at the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival.

"SF8", which spans eight episodes each directed by one of eight film directors, will be officially invited to the 24th Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival and hold a special exhibition. The "SF8 Special Exhibition" will even host 'Mega Talk', where the eight directors will have in-depth conversations about the work with the audience after the movie's screening...More

Uhm Ji-won Returns With tvN's "Birthcare Center"

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

Actress Uhm Ji-won is coming back with "Birthcare Center".

The new tvN drama "Birthcare Center" is about a woman named Hyeon-jin who is one of the youngest board members at work and the oldest mother at the hospital, going through a distressful postpartum care center adaptation phase while getting to know her fellow patients and overcoming child delivery...More

Park Jung-min, Yoona and Lee Sung-min Considering Film "The Miracle"

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

Park Jung-min, Yoona and Lee Sung-min are considering joining the film "The Miracle", according to the industry...More

Director Chung Ji-young's "Boys" Starring Sol Kyung-gu, Yu Jun-sang, Jin Kyung, Heo Sung-tae and Yum Hye-ran

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

Director Chung Ji-young's latest "Boys" confirmed a lineup of Sol Kyung-gu, Yu Jun-sang, Jin Kyung, Heo Sung-tae and Yum Hye-ran and is beginning filming at the end of this month.

"Boys" is a story about an investigating team leader, Hwang Joon-cheol, in charge of investigating boys who are suspected of robbery at the local town supermarket...More

[Ratings] "Born Again" Ends With Unfortunate Ratings in the 1% Range

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

"Born Again" ended with a sad ratings result.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Born Again" received 1.7% and 2.4% viewership on the 9th. The drama's record is 4.1% and it hasn't been able to break through 1~2% since then...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Graceful Friends"

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First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Graceful Friends"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"

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First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Video] Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "SF8"

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Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "SF8"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Mystic Pop-up Bar"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Was It Love"

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

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

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New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

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

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Born Again"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Born Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Sweet Munchies"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Sweet Munchies"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

Park Sung-woong Picked as the Opening Host of the PyeongChang International Peace Film Festival

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

Actor Park Sung-woong has been chosen to host the opening ceremony of this year's PyeongChang International Peace Film Festival.

Park Sung-woong will host the opening ceremony of the 2020 PyeongChang International Peace Film Festival at 8PM June 18th at the Olympic Medal Plaza in Pyeongchang...More

"To All The Guys Who Loved Me" Yoon Hyun-min, "Hwang Jung-eum is a Great Actor"

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

Actor Yoon Hyun-min expressed his honest thoughts about Hwang Jung-eum and Seo Ji-hoon, his co-stars in "To All The Guys Who Loved Me".

"To All The Guys Who Loved Me" is a close-up 'non-marriage' romantic comedy drama that takes place when a woman who became a non-marriageist because 'they're all the same', gets asked out by two men of conflicting charms one day...More

"It's Okay to Not Be Okay", Exclusive Interview With the Chief Producer

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

"It's Okay to Not Be Okay" revealed some points to observe prior to the release of the Kim Soo-hyun and Seo Ye-ji helmed drama.

The new tvN drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" is a fantasy romantic drama about a psychiatric ward caregiver named Moon Gang-tae (Kim Soo-hyun) and an impulsive fairy tale writer named Go Moon-yeong (Seo Ye-ji), who suffering from antisocial personality disorder...More

The Trusted Supporting Actors of "Me and Me", Jung Hae-kyun, Shin Dong-mi, Jang Won-young

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Trusted actors have come to the aide of the film "Me and Me".

The film "Me and Me" draws attention with the addition of unique characters such as Jung Hae-kyun, Shin Dong-mi and Jang Won-young...More

"Into The Ring" Nana Swings the Bat in 'Explosive Energy' Teaser Poster

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

Nana is coming.

The new KBS 2TV drama "Into The Ring" presents Nana (Goo Se-ra) with an all-time transformation in her acting and draws attention even before its broadcast...More

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

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

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

[Photo] New Still Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Deliver Us From Evil"

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New still added for the upcoming Korean movie "Deliver Us From Evil"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Si, Nario"

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Si, Nario"...More

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

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

[Video] Behind-the-scenes Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "#ALIVE"

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Behind-the-scenes video released for the upcoming Korean movie "#ALIVE"...More

[Photos] New Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "The Singer"

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New posters added for the upcoming Korean movie "The Singer"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Movie "A French Woman"

2020/06/09 | Permalink

 

New stills added for the Korean movie "A French Woman"...More

Lee Seung-gi to Appear on Netflix's New Travel Show

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

Multitalented star Lee Seung-gi will appear on Netflix's new reality show "Twogether", which is slated for release late this month.

The travel variety show, co-starring Taiwanese actor Jasper Liu, follows their journeys across Asia...More

BTS Express Empathy for Young Graduates at YouTube Event

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

Boy band BTS delivered a speech at a virtual commencement ceremony hosted by YouTube on Sunday.

Dubbed "Dear Class of 2020", the special event celebrated university and high school graduates around the world whose graduation ceremonies were canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic...More

Today's Photo: June 9, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

Lee Joon-hyuk (left), Lee Joo-young and director Choi Yun-tae pose at a press junket for their new film "Baseball Girl" in Seoul on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 9, 2020 [2]

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Middle schoolers are guided into their school in Chuncheon, Gangwon Province on Monday...More

Today's Photo: June 9, 2020 [1]

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A woman shimmers in the heat haze as she crosses a road in Seoul on Monday...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Remains No.1 Despite Drop, "Sweet Munchies" in the 0% Range

Source | 2020/06/08 | Permalink

"Good Casting" maintained its top spot among Monday-Tuesday dramas.

According to ratings research company Nielsen Korea, the two parts of episode 13 of "Good Casting" which aired on the 8th of June rated 6.1% and 8.4%...More

[HanCinema's News] New Character Posters Released for "#ALIVE"

2020/06/08 | Permalink

On June 8th "#ALIVE" released new character posters for the upcoming film, which is expected to premiere in South Korean theaters on June 24th. The selection was limited, as "#ALIVE" only really has two characters to speak of- one played by Yoo Ah-in and another by Park Shin-hye, isolated survivors of a zombie apocalypse...More

[HanCinema's News] Pregnant Kim Bo-mi-I Marries Ballerino

2020/06/08 | Permalink

On June 7th actress Kim Bo-mi-I married a ballerino. The two were wed at the Han Wedding Hall in the Gangnam district of Seoul. Originally they had planned to get married in April, but the COVID-19 epidemic forced them to delay their plans...More

[HanCinema's News] "Intruder" Reopens the South Korean Box Office

2020/06/08 | Permalink

For the first time since February a new mainstream South Korean film has appeared in wide release at the South Korean box office. "Intruder", a thriller detailing a woman played by Song Ji-hyo to be the long-lost daughter of a well-to-do- family, quintupled the box office draw of the previous leader, closing out the weekend with a cumulative total of 288,818 admissions...More

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

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Poor Family"...More

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

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

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

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

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Kkangchi 2"

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean movie "Kkangchi 2"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The Good Detective"

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Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "The Good Detective"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Flower of Evil"

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Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Flower of Evil"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "She Knows Everything"

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First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "She Knows Everything"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"

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New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"

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New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "It's Okay to Not Be Okay"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Fix You"

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New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Fix You"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Born Again"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Born Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Sweet Munchies"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Sweet Munchies"...More

[Video] Teaser Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Fanfare"

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Teaser trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Fanfare"...More

[Video] Main Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Movie "Hot Blooded Detective"

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Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "Hot Blooded Detective"...More

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

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Main trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie "A Bedsore"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Korean Movie "Wife's World"

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Trailer released for the Korean movie "Wife's World"...More

[Photos] New Behind-the-scene Stills Added for the Korean Movie "A French Woman"

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New behind-the-scene stills added for the Korean movie "A French Woman"...More

BTS Donate $1 Million to Black Lives Matter

Source | 2020/06/08 | Permalink

Super boy band BTS and their agency Big Hit Entertainment have donated US$1 million to the Black Lives Matter Foundation, the organization fighting for equality of treatment at the hands of U.S. law enforcement.

Following a report in U.S. entertainment weekly Variety on Saturday, Big Hit confirmed on Sunday that the donation was made jointly after discussion with members of the band...More

Movie Attendance Hits 2-Month High as COVID-19 Eases

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The number of moviegoers hit a two-month high on Saturday, a sign that the film industry may be finally on its way to recovery from the coronavirus crisis...More

Today's Photo: June 8, 2020 [3]

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Visitors cool themselves with portable fans at Gyeongbok Palace in Seoul on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: June 8, 2020 [2]

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Visitors take a break in the Juknokwon bamboo park in Damyang, South Jeolla Province on Sunday...More

Today's Photo: June 8, 2020 [1]

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People enjoy themselves at Haeundae Beach in Busan on Sunday...More

Kim Young-ah in "Was It Love"

Source | 2020/06/07 | Permalink

Kim Young-ah is hard at work this latter half of 2020.

The actor has been cast for the new jTBC drama "Was It Love"...More

"Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation" Jung Chan-bi Loses Contact With Jung Sang-hoon

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OCN Dramatic Cinema project "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation" released stills of Jung Sang-hoon.

In the OCN Dramatic Cinema "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation", 'pro-sender Lee Ban-seok (Jung Sang-hoon)' who helps the deceased go on their way in the most beautiful way possible, spends most of his time in his workroom, a dark and quiet, but hopeful space with dead bodies...More

Waiting for "Life on Mars 2", Remembering the Great Chemistry of Jung Kyung-ho, Park Sung-woong and Go Ah-sung

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In these regular pieces, Xports News takes a look at 'x years ago today', reminiscing about past events in the entertainment and sports scenes.

The premiere of the OCN drama "Life on Mars" was held on the 5th of June 2018. The event was attended by Jung Kyung-ho, Park Sung-woong, Go Ah-sung, Oh Dae-hwan, Noh Jong-hyun and PD Lee Jeong-hyo.

"Life on Mars" is a remake of a BBC drama and it's an exciting retro investigative drama in which Han Tae-joo (Jung Kyung-ho), a genius detective from 2018, meets Kang Dong-cheol (Park Sung-woong), an instinct-guided detective from 1988...More

Shin Hye-sun, Kim Jung-hyun, Bae Jong-ok and Kim Tae-woo in "Queen Cheorin"

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Actors Shin Hye-sun, Bae Jong-ok, Kim Jung-hyun and Kim Tae-woo are starring in "Queen Cheorin".

"Queen Cheorin" is a fusion historical drama comedy in which the spirit of Jang Bong-hwan, a free man living in modern times, is trapped inside the palace during the Joseon Dynasty and inside the body of Kim So-yong, the Queen...More

[Ratings] "Once Again" Viewership on the Rise

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"Once Again" increased in viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Once Again" rated 26.5% and 30.1%...More

[HanCinema's News] Yoo Ah-in Talks About Monsters on JTBC Talk Show

2020/06/07 | Permalink

On June 7th Yoo Ah-in appeared in the latest episode of the jTBC variety talk program 'Movie Room'. The appearance was made with a mind to "#ALIVE", which will open in theaters later this month. Yoo Ah-in chiefly discussed with the panelists his at times monstrous appearances in other films such as "Veteran" and "Burning"...More

[HanCinema's News] Upcoming Zombie Films Hope to Hit Ten Million Admissions Mark

2020/06/07 | Permalink

The year 2019 was such a strong one for South Korean films at the domestic box office, following it up in 2020 was always going to be a tall order. But as COVID-19 has ravaged the South Korean film industry, with new major releases only starting again this month, two obvious hopes for a rebound are coming into focus. Both, as it turns out, are zombie flicks- "#ALIVE" and "Peninsula"...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Hyun-joong's Fans Take Out Ad Celebrating his Birthday

2020/06/07 | Permalink

On June 6th popular entertainer Kim Hyun-joong celebrated his thirty-fourth birthday. In appreciation for his talents, a worldwide consortium of his fans banded together to put up a video advertisement commemorating this event at a major intersection in the Seodaemun district in Seoul...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2020.06.05 ~ 2020.06.07

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The number one movie this week is "Intruder" (침입자)...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"

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New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Once Again"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Once Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "When My Love Blooms"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "When My Love Blooms"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Oh My Baby"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "Oh My Baby"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "King Maker: The Change of Destiny"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Born Again"

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New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Born Again"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "My Unfamiliar Family"

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New stills added for the Korean drama "My Unfamiliar Family"...More

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

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

Rising U.S. Golf Star Learns Korean in Lockdown

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Danielle Kang (left) and Maverick McNealy

American PGA golfer Maverick McNealy is learning Korean in lockdown.

Maverick is the son of Scott McNealy, co-founder of Sun Microsystems, and the boyfriend of Korean-American golfer Danielle Kang, who has claimed three wins on the LPGA Tour...More

Most Koreans Already Sign up for Coronavirus Relief Money

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People wait to sign up for coronavirus relief money at a local district office in Seoul on May 18. /Yonhap

Almost 99 percent of all households in Korea have received up to W1 million in coronavirus relief money (US$1=W1,218)...More

Duty-Free Luxury Fire Sale Draws Huge Crowds

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People wait in line to buy a limited edition of luxury sneakers in front of a department store in Seoul on Wednesday.

Duty-free operators have been allowed to offer their products through normal retail channels in a bid to help them weather at least some of the losses from deserted airports and a dearth of international travelers...More

Lockdown Boosts Book Sales

Source | 2020/06/07 | Permalink

Book sales have increased markedly during the coronavirus lockdown.

Online bookstore Yes 24 said Tuesday that book sales have increased 16 percent so far this year. A Yes 24 staffer said, "It appears that many people turned to books to relieve boredom in lockdown"...More

Patriarchal System Takes Knock Due to Coronavirus Aid

Source | 2020/06/07 | Permalink

Korea's patriarchal family-registration system where the man is often still the head of any household is taking a knock as the government doles out its coronavirus relief money to them.

The government is paying emergency aid not to 58 million individual Koreans but the heads to 21.7 million households. A person is not necessarily considered the head of a separate household when he or she does not live with the rest of the family and derives an independent income at another home...More

Record Numbers of Koreans Own at Least 1 Home

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Rising property prices have resulted in the highest proportion of homeowners in Korea on record...More

Busan Reopens Beaches Amid COVID-19 Precautions

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Visitors enjoy themselves at Haeundae Beach in Busan on Sunday last week. /Yonhap

Haeundae Beach, one of the most popular coastal spots in Korea, is ready to brace for an influx of visitors looking for some summer fun. The beach, which has been off limits due to the COVID-19, opens Monday amid an easing of social distancing restrictions and warming weather...More

How to Calm Back-to-School Jitters as Coronavirus Lingers

Source | 2020/06/07 | Permalink

Children and youngsters are returning to school, but some attend only once or twice a week to maintain social distancing, and jitters remain high as authorities are sending them back if new infections are detected nearby...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Somewhere in Between"

2020/06/06 | Permalink

Gi-tae (played by Lee Dong-hwi) hails from a fairly obscure rural region of South Korea and sought to come make his fortune in Seoul. Like so many thirty-somethings in South Korea, his plans didn't really work out. So as Gi-tae returns home, forced to take up employment in a weird old movie theater, he has to take stock of his life at a crossroads. Why did he want to go to Seoul anyway? And why does he feel like such a failure, when his fairly modest ambitions were just to get a normal job?...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Nine Monks"

2020/06/06 | Permalink

In November of 2019, nine monks voluntarily sequestered themselves for ninety days in a spiritual ritual which, we are repeatedly told in the text, was unprecedented. I could never quite catch why the ritual was so unprecedented. But clearly some people were very impressed by it, given that crowds and television crews witnessed the monks both entering and leaving their specially constructed tent with much fanfare. Apparently the sequestration was big news on South Korea's Buddhist Television Network (BTN)...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "The Bell Tower" + Full Movie

2020/06/06 | Permalink

Based on the novel "The Bell Maker" by Kang Ro-hyang, "The Bell Tower" uses multiple stories inside the main story in order to make a number of sociopolitical and historical comments, once more, through a distinctly melodramatic approach...More

[Photos] Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"