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Tale of time travel romance succeeds hit drama ‘Guardian’

Yet another fantasy romance series -- “Tomorrow With You”-- is set to follow the recently concluded hit tvN series “Guardian: The Lonely and Great God,” which featured a hybrid of modern times an...

Updated : 2017.01.24 18:25

'Guardian' reigns TV chart, 'Infinite Challenge' soars to No. 2

"Guardian: The Lonely and Great God," the hit tvN drama which ended last week, held on to its lead on a TV popularity chart to claim a three-week winning streak, data showed Tuesday. (tvN) "Guardia...

Updated : 2017.01.24 09:55

‘Tomorrow With You,’ time-traveling romance on subway train

Yet another fantasy romance series -- “Tomorrow With You”-- is set to follow the recently concluded hit tvN series “Guardian: The Lonely and Great God,” which featured a hybrid of modern times an...

Updated : 2017.01.23 19:02

Local version of 'Running Man' becomes most popular reality show in China

(Yonhap) Chinese remakes of Korean reality programs show strong performance in viewership, the Beijing office of the Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA) said Monday. Among the top 20 reality show...

Updated : 2017.01.23 18:55

Novelty factor drives success of ‘Phantom Singer’

With the final episode of its inaugural season just around the corner, “Phantom Singer” is enjoying greater popularity than expected. Segment one of the finale, which aired last Friday, notched up...

Updated : 2017.01.22 14:34

Last episode of fantasy rom-com 'Guardian' boasts record viewership

A TV series about a goblin under the spell of eternal life posted a record-breaking viewership rating of 20.5 percent, data showed Sunday, becoming the first cable channel program to achieve over 20 ...

Updated : 2017.01.22 10:33

Long-awaited ‘Saimdang’ to air first in Korea

The much-anticipated period drama series “Saimdang, Memoir of Colors” is set to begin airing on Korean broadcasting network SBS next Thursday. Speaking to reporters Tuesday, the show ’ s writer...

Updated : 2017.01.18 17:20

Amid THAAD spat, 'Saimdang' director hopes to bring the show to China

Director of the highly-anticipated Lee Young-ae drama "Saimdang, Memoir of Colors' on Tuesday asked Beijing to approve his show's Chinese broadcast amid a reported Korean culture ban sparked by diplo...

Updated : 2017.01.17 18:09

Russian state television blames hackers for BBC Sherlock finale leak

MOSCOW (AFP) - A Russian state-controlled broadcaster on Monday blamed hackers for the embarrassing leak online of the final episode of the BBC drama Sherlock a day before it was due to air. Russia‘...

Updated : 2017.01.17 17:44

‘Reality TV’ campaigning is part of new political world

NEW YORK (AP) -- Donald Trump proved you could ride reality TV fame to the White House. Former US Rep. Anthony Weiner proved that having a film crew around can just compound the embarrassment of a po...

Updated : 2017.01.16 15:42

[Herald Interview] The infectious joy of ‘Weightlifting Fairy’ Lee Sung-kyoung

When Lee Sung-kyoung put on a few kilograms for her role as a weightlifting trainee, she was “a little depressed” to find patches of dry skin and stretch marks throughout her body. “The best way...

Updated : 2017.01.13 16:16

Actor Jung Il-woo enjoys popularity in Thailand

South Korean actor Jung Il-woo is riding a wave of popularity in Thailand thanks to a local TV series starring him, the drama's local PR agency said on Friday. "Love and Lies," which marks the first...

Updated : 2017.01.13 14:39

‘Infinite Challenge’ to go off air for seven weeks

One of the longest-running TV variety shows in the country will take a seven-week break, with the head of “Infinite Challenge” saying it needed the time to “normalize” itself. The show’s produc...

Updated : 2017.01.12 18:45

Actor Park Hae-jin to embark on Asia tour

South Korean actor Park Hae-jin will hold meet-and-greets in five Southeast Asian countries early this year to celebrate his 11th anniversary since debut, the actor's management agency said Thursday....

Updated : 2017.01.12 16:52

TV channel to offer Korean movies in Southeast Asia

CJ E&M is launching the first overseas television channel to exclusively air Korean movies, the media and entertainment company announced Wednesday. The company plans to kick off the channel, tvN Mo...

Updated : 2017.01.11 16:42