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Manjaedo family returns to ‘Three Meals a Day’ in Gochang

The Manjaedo family -- actors Cha Seung-won, Yu Hae-jin and Son Ho-jun – is set to return to the small screen with the fifth season of tvN variety show “Three Meals a Day,” located in Gochang, Nort...

Updated : 2016.06.29 14:53

‘Game of Thrones’ season finale scores record ratings

NEW YORK (AFP) -- Hit fantasy TV show “Game of Thrones” pulled in nearly nine million viewers Sunday, its highest one-day audience figures ever, for the season six finale broadcast on HBO.Nielsen said 8.9 million people watched the 10th and final episode of the latest season, either live...

Updated : 2016.06.29 14:06

Ji Sung, Park Bo-young chosen best Korean TV actors

Park Bo-young, the heroine of the Korean TV series "Oh My Ghostess," has received best actress from an annual drama awards hosted by an American online Asian drama-streaming site.Park won the honor on Monday (local time) for her role as the assistant chef of a restaurant possessed by a lus...

Updated : 2016.06.28 13:23

Kim Seong-min declared brain-dead

Actor Kim Seong-min, who was found unconscious after a suicide attempt following a fight with his wife early Friday, was declared brain-dead on Sunday. The Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital’s medical team ...

Updated : 2016.06.26 15:24

Netflix set-top box launches in Seoul

A set-top box specially designed to accommodate Netflix programs was launched Tuesday by cable and Internet service provider D’Live.Dubbed “D’Live Plus,” the new product supports up to 1,080 pixel...

Updated : 2016.06.22 14:28

Where everybody knows your name: ‘Cheers’ coming to stage

BOSTON (AP) -- The bar where everybody knows your name is coming to the stage.“Cheers Live on Stage” is a comedy based on some of the most memorable moments of the celebrated TV show’s first season...

Updated : 2016.06.21 13:13

Park Yoo-chun files counterclaim against sexual assault accusation

Singer and actor Park Yoo-chun on Monday filed a counterclaim against the first woman who had filed a sexual assault complaint against him. She withdrew the complaint a few days after filing it. Park’...

Updated : 2016.06.20 17:34

China restricts TV shows based on foreign formats

BEIJING (AP) -- China is restricting the broadcast of TV shows that use formats from abroad such as “The Voice of China,” which is based on a Dutch talent show. The broadcasting regulator says the move is intended to lead to more innovation and original programming among Chinese TV chann...

Updated : 2016.06.20 14:20

49 singing, dancing boys to compete in ‘ultimate’ audition show

The ambitious new project “Boys 24” combines the television audition program, long-running Las Vegas-style shows, and the K-pop boy band model.  It features 49 contestants culled from 5,500 applica...

Updated : 2016.06.17 13:32

Seo In-guk and Choi Soo-young swindle tax-evaders on ‘Squad 38’

Actor Ma Dong-seok, singer and actor Seo In-guk and singer and actress Choi Soo-young are set to star on the OCN’s first Friday-Saturday TV series “Squad 38.”“Squad 38” centers on a task force th...

Updated : 2016.06.15 18:17

Woman drops suit against JYJ's Park Yoo-chun over sexual assault

A woman dropped a complaint against Park Yu-chun, a member of popular K-pop boy band JYJ, on Wednesday, on charges of sexual assault, police said.The 20-something woman, whose identity was withheld, filed the case with the Gangnam Police Station on Friday, claiming the singer raped her at ...

Updated : 2016.06.15 09:31

Actors vie for Song Joong-ki's Asian heartthrob throne

Since the smash-hit drama series “Descendants of the Sun” ended its 16-part run, speculation has abounded as to who is to succeed Song Joong-ki -- who played dashing Army Capt. Yoo Si-jin -- as Asia...

Updated : 2016.06.14 13:49

JYJ's Park Yoo-chun under probe over alleged sexual assault

Park Yoo-chun, a member of the popular K-pop boy band JYJ, is under investigation after a woman in her 20s filed a complaint claiming she was sexually assaulted by Park at a local bar earlier this mon...

Updated : 2016.06.14 10:31

Cha Seung-won and Yu Hae-jin return with ‘Three Meals a Day’

Actors Cha Seung-won, Yu Hae-jin, and Son Ho-jun will return with the fifth season of “Three Meals a Day.”  Producer Na Young-seok had previously confirmed Cha and Son as the main cast members for ...

Updated : 2016.06.13 15:55

Jung Il-woo to star in Thai drama

Actor Jung Il-woo is set to play the lead role in a Thai drama series, public relations company Shall We Talk announced Tuesday. Jung is the first Korean actor to be cast as the main character in a T...

Updated : 2016.06.07 11:50