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Celebrity Baseball Team ZomaZoma Donates 10 Million Won to Ferry Tragedy Victims

Celebrity baseball team ZomaZoma has donated 10 million won (~10,000 USD) to help the victims of the Sewolho Ferry tragedy. Comedian Shim Hyun Seob, the leader of the team, revealed on April 18, “The members of ZomaZoma have joined their forces and collected 10 million won for the families affected by the Sewolho incident.”  “After talking about Sewolho in our chatting room, we f...

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Shinhwa’s Eric to Make Comeback in “Trot Lovers” Drama?

Shinhwa member and actor Eric may be returning to the small screen! Eric recently received an offer to appear in KBS 2TV drama, “Trot Lovers” which is scheduled to air sometime in June following “Big Man.” He is currently reviewing the role and the details of the plot.  If he accepts the role, it would be his first new project since appearing in 2011 KBS 2TV drama, “Spy Myeong Wol.” “Trot Lo...

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Akdong Musician’s “M! Countdown” Win Posted Online Due to Sewol Ferry Tr...

Akdong Musician won their first live music program award! On April 17, Akdong Musician took first place on Mnet’s “M! Countdown” with their hit track, “200%.”  However, the results were instead posted on Mnet’s official website since no episode was broadcast to pay respect to the victims and their loved ones affected by the Sewol Ferry tragedy.  A Pink came in second place as the competitor for fi...

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Eddy Kim Cancels Concert Out of Respect for Ferry Tragedy

Singer Eddy Kim has announced the cancellation of “Eddy Kim’s Acoustic Café” concert due to the Sewol Ferry tragedy. His agency Mystic89 shared the news through their SNS on April 18, “The Sewol Ferry incident has resulted in many casualties. We decided to cancel the concert, as we think it is not right to follow our original plan. We send our deepest condolences and sympat...

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Celebrities Volunteer at the Sewol Ferry Accident Site

As rescue missions continue and people continue to pray for a miracle for all the missing people who were on the Sewol Ferry to return safely, celebrities have begun to get actively involved in rescue efforts as well as volunteering activities. Actor and president of the Korean Rescue Federation, Jung Dong Nam has joined the rescue operations at the scene of the accident. On April 17, Jung Dong Na...

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Kim Woo Bin Impresses in Reality Show Fishing Adventure

Actor Kim Woo Bin has been showing off his fishing skills in the latest episode of “Four Sons, One Daughter”. The actor is currently appearing alongside fellow actors Kim Min Jong and Kim Jae Won in the MBC reality TV show. The show’s stars have headed to the Gangwon Province countryside to become a large “family”. The latest episode features a fishing scene where Kim Min Jong went fishing with Ki...

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B.A.P, EXO, VIXX and Infinite Fans Send Jindo Care Packages

A number of boy band fan groups have announced that they will be sending care packages to the southern city of Jindo, where families of those affected by the passenger ferry disaster are still gathered.  Fans of B.A.P, VIXX, EXO, Infinite and other artists have already pledged their support, sending packages in the names of the artists they support. A B.A.P fan club has announced it will send boxe...

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Song Jae Lim Reveals That He Is Still Close with Kim Soo Hyun

In a recent interview with eNEWS, actor Song Jae Lim revealed the he is still close with Kim Soo Hyun, since their time together in the drama “Moon that Embraces the Sun.” When asked if he still is in contact with Kim Soo Hyun, he said, “Soo Hyun has been busy lately, so we haven’t talked as much, but we still contact each other when we can.” Song Jae Lim added, smiling, “He keeps changing his pho...

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Bae Doo Na and Kim Sae Ron’s Movie Stills Released

Still photos of actresses Kim Sae Ron and Bae Doo Na have been released to the media ahead of the release of the much-anticipated movie, “A Girl at My Door”.  The movie, which is set to screen at the Cannes International Film Festival later this year, will also mark the directorial debut of filmmaker Jang Ju Ri. It centers on mysterious events that unfold in a small Korean seaside town. At the hea...

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Heo Jae Hyuk Announces Plans to Enlist in the Military After Controversial Instagram Post

Although he had apologized for his insensitive Instagram post in light of the current Sewol ferry accident, model Heo Jae Hyuk announced that he would be enlisting for the military and would reflect on his immature actions. The controversy started when the model posted on April 17 an image of a man underwater in a bath tub on Instagram. Along with the photo, the model wrote, “A Fun Game.R...

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“Lee.Bahl.Show” Cancels April Concert Due to Ferry Tragedy

The organizers behind “Lee.Bahl.Show” announced that they have decided to cancel the monthly concert due to the recent Jindo ferry tragedy. On April 16, a ferry traveling from Incheon to Jeju Island carrying 475 passengers sank off the coast of Jindo. Over 300 of the passengers were students from Danwon High School in Ansan, taking a school trip. Many in the entertainment industry are grieving wit...

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