Upcoming Drama “Triangle” Starring Kim Jaejoong Releases First Official Teaser

The first official teaser for “Triangle” is out! The preview gives us a sneak peek into the contrasting lives of the three brothers, played by Lee Bum Soo, Kim Jaejoong, and Im Siwan. Also making an appearance in the teaser are the actresses Baek Jin Hee (“Empress Ki”), Oh Yeon Soo, and Kim Hye Eun. This will be Kim Jaejoong’s first drama appearance since 2012, when he was in the MBC drama, “Docto...

Innocent Yoo Ah In Vs. Warm Park Seo Joon: Which do you prefer?

Innocent but at times reckless, tough but warm, it’s all about the younger males like Yoo Ah In in JTBC’s “Secret Love Affair” and Park Seo Joon in tvN’s “Witch’s Love.” In “Secret Love Affair,” Yoo Ah In is as innocent and real as ever. The drama plays out the love story between the classy career woman Oh Hye Won (Kim Hee Ae) and the piano prodigy Lee Sun Jae (Yoo Ah In). While they are 20 years ...

Music Charts Stagnate with Akdong Musician, HIGH4, and Park Hyo Shin Among Top Five

Following the general pause in the music industry following the Sewol ferry accident, the top 10 on the music charts at the time of the accident on April 16 have been maintaining their spots for a week, due to groups postponing their comebacks and holding back from promotions for the time being. Akdong Musician’s “200%,” HIGH4 and IU’s “Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms,” A Pink’s “Mr. Ch...

K-Dramas Start Returning to Regularly Scheduled Broadcasts

In the state of having brought all televised programming to a halt in the days following the Sewol ferry accident, it looks like drama programming is going to return to normal, with the exception of variety shows. Looking at the program log for KBS, SBS, and MBC for April 22, most dramas (daily and prime-time) are expected to air as regularly scheduled, while some are still double-booked with news...

Han Ga In and Yeon Jung Hoon Are Expecting a Baby!

Congratulations! Celebrity couple Han Ga In and Yeon Jung Hoon are expecting their first child since their marriage nine years ago in 2005. According to Han Ga In’s agency, BH Entertainment, the mother-to-be is currently solely focused on prenatal care since she is in the early stages of her pregnancy. A rep sated, “Her husband, Yeon Jung Hoon, was very happy with Han Ga In’s pre...

2NE1 Channels Cool and Edgy for NYLON Magazine Cover

Girl group 2NE1 has landed the cover of the Korean version of NYLON Magazine. First photos of the pictorial starring the stylish girls ware revealed on April 21, finally satisfying the curiosity of 2NE1′s fans, who have seen already snapshots taken during the shoot on the members’ Instagrams. In the cover picture, the girls are striking casual but cool poses while wearing their tradema...

Lee Min Ho’s Agency Responds to Claims Regarding Appearance at Beijing Motor Show

Actor Lee Min Ho has been accused of not participating in the Beijing Motor Show as planned, and now his agency has come forward with an official statement. His agency Starhaus announced through their official Weibo, “Lee Min Ho was not invited to the Beijing Motor Show. Please do not misunderstand. As you know, Lee Min Ho is currently filming a movie. After it finishes, we will inform you a...

Hyun Bin’s Comeback Movie “The Fatal Encounter” Hits N. American Theaters in M...

“The Fatal Encounter” will be coming to many theaters in North America next month on May 23. For Hyun Bin, this is his first major movie role after completing his mandatory military service. Also starring in the movie is  Jung Jae Young (Welcome to Dongmakgol), Jo Jung Suk (The Face Reader), and Han Ji Min (Rooftop Prince). Synopsis: In 1777, one year since he had taken reign, King Jeo...

Jung Il Woo Postpones Fan Meeting, Donates to Relief Efforts

It was announced today through Jung Il Woo‘s official website that his May 3 fan meeting, titled “2014 Jung Il Woo Fanmeeting Il Woo Together,” has been postponed indefinitely out of respect for the ongoing Sewol ferry disaster. It was also separately reported that the actor donated 30 million KRW (~28,874 USD) Hope Bridge- Korea Disaster Relief Association.  A rep of the associa...

BoA on Acting and Her First Film, “Make Your Move”: “I Want to Build My ...

In a recent interview with Daily Sports, BoA opened up about her first major acting stint in the Hollywood film “Make Your Move.” -Because you speak English well, it seems the movie dialogue would’ve been pretty easy for you. “It was actually really hard. There’s every-day English, and there’s script English. Not only does the pronunciation have to be accurate, the emotion has to be there, too. Th...

KBS Programming Dominates TV Ratings After Ferry Disaster

This past week, the fourth week of April, was a complicated one  for TV programming in terms of broadcast. As most prime time variety shows and dramas were suspended while the nation waited anxiously for good news from the site of the Sewol ferry disaster, news programming and more serious broadcast like documentaries filled in the empty air time.  KBS programming swept the weekly rankings for rat...