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K-dramatized ‘Good Wife’ is expressive, direct

The popular U.S. legal drama “The Good Wife” starts out with its heroine Alicia Florrick, played by Juliana Margulies, standing rigidly next to her disgraced politician husband at a press conference...

Updated : 2016.07.28 14:44

‘Babel 250’ aims to bridge cultures

The seaside village of Daraengi, located on the southern-most tip of the Korean Peninsula, is not where one would expect to find a lot of foreigners. However, tvN’s new reality show “Babel 250” whi...

Updated : 2016.07.26 14:41

Actor Park Hae-jin to launch official fan club

Korean actor Park Hae-jin is scheduled to launch his official fan club at Yonsei University in Seoul on Sept. 25, according to his management agency Mountain Movement on Tuesday .Park, who made his de...

Updated : 2016.07.26 14:04

Halfway through, 'Flower of Prison' leaves much to be expected

Even for a veteran TV producer like Lee Byung-hoon, the period drama "Flower of Prison" has proven to be a difficult series to please viewers with.Speaking in a press conference Thursday, the 71-year-...

Updated : 2016.07.21 17:15

Veteran actor to show Korea's scientific heritage on TV

Veteran Korean actor Lee Sun-jae will begin a new TV series Thursday that showcases Korea's scientific heritage and promotes the country's achievements in the field."KBS Special," a documentary progra...

Updated : 2016.07.21 11:45

U.S. spoof of Korean dramas provides comic relief

An American-Korean web drama capturing the cliches of Korean soap operas has been providing comic relief to viewers with its witty spoofs of what makes K-dramas popular here and in other parts of the ...

Updated : 2016.07.21 10:10

'Running Man' cast to meet fans in China

The entire cast of the popular Korean variety show "Running Man" will meet with their fans in China this fall, the program's broadcaster said Tuesday.SBS will organize the fan meetings in five or six ...

Updated : 2016.07.19 14:25

Two worlds collide in MBC mini-series ‘W’

From romance to comedy to suspense, it is difficult to categorize MBC’s upcoming 16-episode drama “W.” Featuring model-turned-actor Lee Jong-suk and actress Han Hyo-joo, “W” follows the romance t...

Updated : 2016.07.19 13:55

Netflix to stream new ‘Star Trek’ series across world

LOS ANGELES (AFP) -- Netflix said Monday it would beam the new series of cult sci-fi franchise “Star Trek” to 188 countries across the world, excluding the United States and Canada.Each episode of the new series will be available globally within 24 hours of its premiere on the paid subsc...

Updated : 2016.07.19 13:24

'Uncontrollably Fond' debuts at No. 1 on CPI chart

A new romance featuring two of Korea's heartthrobs opened at the top of a TV popularity chart earlier this month, data showed Tuesday.The KBS TV series "Uncontrollably Fond" tells the love story of an...

Updated : 2016.07.19 10:48

French radio star in hot water over nude casting for show

PARIS (AFP) - One of France’s biggest radio stars was accused Wednesday of pushing young actors into agreeing to record explicit scenes for a web series.Europe 1 radio has ordered its star Jean-Marc Morandini to return from holiday to explain himself, a source told AFP, after a number of ...

Updated : 2016.07.14 15:33

‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Veep’ vie for hotly contested Emmy nods

LOS ANGELES (AP) - “Black-ish” star Anthony Anderson may want to practice looking surprised and humble before helping to announce this year’s Emmy contenders on Thursday morning.He and the critical...

Updated : 2016.07.14 15:29

‘Uncontrollably Fond’ captures Chinese audience

Despite lower-than-expected ratings on home ground, the first two episodes of the new KBS series “Uncontrollably Fond” attracted more than 40 million paid viewers on one of China’s biggest online v...

Updated : 2016.07.13 14:30

Police clear JYJ's Park from sexual assault allegations

Police on Monday said they concluded Park Yu-chun, the scandal-ridden member of K-pop boy band JYJ, is clear of sexual assault allegations, saying it is hard to acknowledge that there was coercion involved.The 30-year-old actor-singer has been mired in a scandal as four different women, al...

Updated : 2016.07.11 13:03

‘Descendants of the Sun’ to be made into movie in China

BEIJING -- Korea’s sensationally popular TV series will be made into a movie in China, a report said Tuesday.China’s newspaper Wuhan said Huace Film & TV, one of the country’s biggest film production companies, has already bought the rights to reproduce it into a film. It also said Zhan...

Updated : 2016.07.05 14:49