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Woman in actor's alleged rape case gets jail term for false accusation

A district court sentenced a woman to two and a half years in prison Friday for falsely accusing a South Korean actor of raping her last year.The Seongnam branch of Suwon District Court convicted the ...

Updated : 2017.04.28 16:37

'Queen of Mystery' leads mid-week TV drama race: data

"Queen of Mystery," KBS 2TV's comic detective series, maintained its lead in the mid-week drama race, becoming the only late-night show with a double-digit rating amongst its competitors, data showed ...

Updated : 2017.04.28 10:24

Song Hye-kyo, Gong Yoo honored best actors at DramaFever Awards

Song Hye-kyo was named best actress at the fifth DramaFever Awards on Wednesday.She starred in KBS 2TV’s hit drama “Descendants of the Sun” (2016) as doctor Kang Mo-yeon, along with Song Joong-ki, ...

Updated : 2017.04.27 11:47

Actor Lee Byung-hun to star in Psy's new music video

South Korean actor Lee Byung-hun will appear in a new Psy music video, according to informed sources Wednesday.Psy, whose real name is Park Jae-sang, became a global sensation with his 2012 mega hit "...

Updated : 2017.04.26 13:33

'Rebel' outstrips 'Whisper' in heated TV drama race

 MBC TV's "Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People" took the lead in the Monday-Tuesday late night drama race, outstripping its hard-hitting rival "Whisper," data showed Wednesday. (MBC)Tuesday night's 26t...

Updated : 2017.04.26 10:58

Lee Sung-kyoung, Nam Joo-hyuk confirmed to be dating

Actress Lee Sung-kyoung and actor Nam Joo-hyuk are officially in a relationship, their agency confirmed Tuesday.  Lee Sung-kyoung (left) and Nam Joo-hyuk (The Korea Herald)“After being close friends...

Updated : 2017.04.25 13:43

‘My Ugly Duckling’ is most-viewed Sunday show

“Mom’s Diary: My Ugly Duckling” has risen to become the most-viewed Sunday variety show, according to Nielsen Korea. The show, which began airing on SBS in August last year, features male celebriti...

Updated : 2017.04.24 15:16

[Herald Review] ‘Whisper’ is one tense drama

Recommended if you enjoy intense, serious characters, their turmoil and their schemes; the bleak depiction of Korea’s powerful lawyers and their disregard for the law.Not recommended if you seek eve...

Updated : 2017.04.23 16:48

Namgoong Min to play vengeful reporter

On the heels of his successful portrayal of the comical office manager Kim Sung-ryong in the recently ended TV series “Good Manager,” actor Namgoong Min will be returning in the upcoming series “Fa...

Updated : 2017.04.20 16:43

Lee Min-ho confirms May enlistment

Lee Min-ho is set to begin his mandatory military service in May, according to his agency on Tuesday.Lee Min-ho (MYM Entertainment)“Lee Min-ho’s enlistment date was confirmed today. He will begin se...

Updated : 2017.04.19 13:12

'Produce 101' tops popularity chart, dramas take back seat

The new season of "Produce 101," Mnet's idol survival show, debuted on the top of a TV popularity index, while most prime time dramas on weekdays took a back seat, data showed Tuesday. (Yonhap)The sec...

Updated : 2017.04.18 14:10

‘We Got Married’ comes to an end, for now

Following reports that the reality program “We Got Married” will be taken off the air in May, broadcaster MBC announced that the show will take a break to revamp for yet another season.  “Season ...

Updated : 2017.04.17 14:05

Shinhwa’s Eric, actress Na Hye-mi to marry

Mun Jung-hyuk, the leader of boy band Shinhwa also known by his stage name Eric, is set to tie the knot with model and actress Na Hye-mi on July 1.Shinhwa’s Eric and actress Na Hye-mi (E&J Entertainm...

Updated : 2017.04.17 12:00

Kim Woo-bin named ambassador for 2018 Winter Olympics

Kim Woo-bin was appointed an honorary ambassador for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, according to the PyeongChang Organizing Committee.  (Yonhap)The POC said Thursday the actor has been named as the...

Updated : 2017.04.13 17:51

Moon Chae-won files suit against online commenter posing as boyfriend

Moon Chae-won will be taking legal action against an online commenter who falsely claimed to be the actress’ boyfriend, Moon’s agency Namoo Actors announced Wednesday.  Actress Moon Chae-won (Namoo...

Updated : 2017.04.12 18:07