Son Ho Jun to Join Cast of Upcoming Drama “Trot Lovers”

Actor Son Ho Jun is set to star as a would-be Trot singer in upcoming KBS drama “Trot Lovers,” which will hit screens sometime in June. Son Ho Jun will be playing a supporting role in the drama. He will be acting as a music agency manager who harbors secret ambitions of becoming a Trot singer. The character’s name is Seol Tae Song, an amalgamation of the names of three Trot superstars: Seol Woon D...

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Lee Jung Jae Drops Out of Cast for Film “Rouge”

Actor Lee Jung Jae has dropped out of the cast for the new movie “Rouge,” a melodrama about a detective and a woman in a gang. Lee Jung Jae injured his shoulder during action training for the film “Big Match.” The surgery was put off in order to finish filming, but in that time, the injury worsened. “He [Lee Jung Jae] had the shoulder surgery on April 17, but it’s worse than we thought. He has to ...

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BoA on Her New Movie “Big Match”: “I Think There Is a Fighting Instinct ...

In a recent interview with Newsen, singer BoA talked a little bit about the new movie that she is currently filming for called “Big Match.” When asked how a Hollywood film set differs from a Korean movie set, she said, “To be honest, then and now, I’m so busy I don’t even have the time to compare. The only thing I’ve noticed is that set of ‘Big Match’ feels like it has a greater sense of urgency, ...

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The Top 10 Actors with Box Office Draw

There are many ways to measure the popularity of an actor in the box office, and one of these, possibly the easiest to see at-a-glance, is the accumulated number of theatergoers for each actor. Among all of the actors who have broken the one million mark in number of viewers for a single movie, here are the actors with the largest number of total theatergoers, compiled by MBN News. Each actor̵...

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Jun Ji Hyun and Lee Jung Jae Show their Funny Sides in Recent CF

It is always fun to watch actors get out of their film characters and simply be goofy. In the latest ad for SK Telecom’s “Good Looking LTE-A,” actors Jun Ji Hyun and Lee Jung Jae showed off their dance moves. In the television ad, both actors showed their unique style of dancing as they got down and silly with the song “Good Looking.” Jun Ji Hyun, who is currently receiving much love for SBS’ “Man...

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Can You Guess Which 8 Korean Celebrities Made the “100 Most Handsome Faces of 2013&...

After listing their choices for the “100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2013″ last month, The Independent Critics List has put together their choices for the first”100 Most Handsome Faces of 2013.”  The original “Most Beautiful” list is a yearly tradition for TC Chandler and their Independent Critics List to compile a list of the 100 most beautiful female faces in ente...

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BoA Cast in Movie “Big Match” with Lee Sung Min, Lee Jung Jae, and Shin Ha Gyo...

After starring in a Korean drama and a Hollywood movie, singer BoA will be making her Korean silver screen debut in the movie “Big Match” with Lee Sung Min, Lee Jung Jae, and Shin Ha Gyoon. “Big Match” will be about a video game come to life, as a martial arts star, played by Lee Jung Jae, must put himself actually in the video game to save his brother, played by Lee Sung M...

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The Stars and Winners of the 34th Blue Dragon Movie Awards

While most of you were away watching the amazing MAMA ceremonies, there happened to be another major award ceremony occurring at the same time. Yes, I am indeed talking about the Blue Dragon Movie Award, one of the biggest if not biggest movie related award ceremonies of the year.  The Blue Dragon Movie Awards has always been known for how elaborate the ceremony is, from the red carpet to the awar...

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