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Lee Min-ho donates to UNICEF for World Water Day

Actor Lee Min-ho donated 25 million won ($21,800) to the Korean Committee for UNICEF in commemoration of the upcoming World Water Day on March 22, the organization said Friday. The donation will be ...

Updated : 2017.03.12 19:14

Koo Hye-sun, Ahn Jae-hyun to leave ‘Newlyweds Diary’

Koo Hye-sun and her husband Ahn Jae-hyun will bid goodbye to tvN’s “Newlyweds Diary” in the program’s final episode. The show, on which the couple have been revealing their married life, will ai...

Updated : 2017.03.10 18:36

Korean content readily available on China’s black market

Since the joint Korea-US decision to deploy the THAAD battery in Korea last July, a de facto Hallyu ban has been in place in China. Following is the last article in a three-part series that examines ...

Updated : 2017.03.09 16:41

Rapping or raping? Mnet audition show makes glaring gaffe

It seems as though “High School Rapper,” Mnet’s audition show that pits the country’s top teenage rappers against each other, just can’t catch a break from controversy. First, it was allegation...

Updated : 2017.03.09 11:51

Actor Gong Yoo to meet fans in Taiwan, Hong Kong

South Korean actor Gong Yoo will hold meet-and-greet events in Taiwan and Hong Kong starting next month, his management agency said Wednesday. This undated photo provided by Management Soop on March...

Updated : 2017.03.08 18:46

'Defendant' holds onto No. 1 spot, 'Ms. Perfect' drags behind

SBS TV's crime thriller "Defendant" held steadfast to its lead in the Monday-Tuesday late night television drama race, while Ko So-young's comeback series "Ms. Perfect" lagged far behind, data showed...

Updated : 2017.03.08 18:43

Park Hae-jin unaffected by Chinese ban on Korean culture

Korean cultural content and their stars are now under a massive ban in China as a protest over Seoul's decision to deploy an advanced US missile defense system, but popular actor Park Hae-jin appears...

Updated : 2017.03.07 12:02

Actor Lee Joon-gi belts out songs for Singaporean fans

South Korean actor Lee Joon-gi received a feverish response from Singaporean fans by singing more than 20 songs during a concert there, his management company said Monday. (Yonhap) Namoo Actors sai...

Updated : 2017.03.06 16:29

Netflix taps Kim Eun-hee to pen Korean zombie series 'Kingdom'

Netflix announced Monday it has partnered with South Korean screenwriter Kim Eun-hee and director Kim Seong-hun to produce its second original Korean TV series titled "Kingdom." The historical perio...

Updated : 2017.03.06 11:25

Yeo Jin-goo, Kim Kang-woo to star in tvN’s new drama ‘Circle’

Actors Yeo Jin-goo and Kim Kang-woo will star in tvN’s new drama “Circle,” tvN announced Friday. It is the cable broadcaster’s first sci-fi drama and will be set both in present-day Korea and in...

Updated : 2017.03.03 17:12

What to watch: The best, worst shows on Korean TV today

A slew of entertaining shows have hit the small screens recently, featuring familiar themes and characters -- the hierarchy of the Korean office and wealthy, psychopathic villains -- but with new twi...

Updated : 2017.03.02 11:38

Comedy Central to laugh it up with a 3-day festival in June

No joke! Comedy Central is leaping off the screen this summer with a comedy cavalcade in the heart of San Francisco. Dubbed the Colossal Clusterfest, this three-day event will team Comedy Central wi...

Updated : 2017.03.01 14:55

Actors Lee Dong-gun, Cho Youn-hee dating

Agencies representing Lee Dong-gun and Cho Youn-hee on Tuesday confirmed earlier reports that the two actors are in a romantic relationship. Lee‘s agency FNC Entertainment confirmed that the two ha...

Updated : 2017.02.28 16:54

Actor Lee Dong-gun dating fellow drama star Cho Youn-hee

South Korean actor Lee Dong-gun and actress Cho Youn-hee, who played a fictional couple in a recent TV series, are dating in real life, according to Lee's management agency Tuesday. "The two have fo...

Updated : 2017.02.28 10:22

New images for ‘Sense 8’ revealed, starring Bae Doona

Netflix released new images from the upcoming second season of its science-fiction drama series “Sense8,” starring Korean actress Bae Doona, on Monday. Bae will return as Sun Bak, the daughter of ...

Updated : 2017.02.27 15:03