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Gong Yoo tops brand value among film actors

Gong Yoo was ranked as the film actor with the highest brand value in February and March, according to recent research.  Actor Gong Yoo (Management Soop)Korea Reputation Center collected and analyzed...

Updated : 2017.03.20 17:01

GOT7 releases ‘Flight Log: Arrival’

Boy group GOT7 released its sixth EP “Flight Log: Arrival” on Wednesday at noon via online music streaming sites. (JYP Entertainment)The boy group also unveiled the music video of the 13-track albu...

Updated : 2017.03.13 17:17

Park Shin-hye to appear at preview of ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Actress Park Shin-hye will attend a special preview of the film “Beauty and the Beast” on Tuesday, ahead of the film’s opening here Thursday, according to Walt Disney Company Korea. Actress Park Sh...

Updated : 2017.03.12 17:07

Lee Byung-hun, Park Bo-gum consider roles in ‘Ansi Fortress’

Lee Byung-hun and Park Bo-gum have been offered lead roles in the upcoming film “Ansi Fortress.” Lee Byung-hun (left) and Park Bo-gum (right) (The Korea Herald)“Lee Byung-hun received an offer to ...

Updated : 2017.02.26 16:55

EXO, BlackPink, Twice win big at Gaon Awards

EXO took home four trophies at this year’s Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards in Seoul. For the artist of the year award, the sixth annual ceremony divided the section into two parts: album and songs. The album...

Updated : 2017.02.24 16:23

BoA to host ‘Produce 101’ season 2

Veteran K-pop singer BoA will host the second season of Mnet’s competition show “Produce 101,” according to the cable network Thursday.“BoA is an artist who has both charisma and a warm heart,” s...

Updated : 2017.02.23 18:09

BigBang's new album tops Japanese music chart

South Korean boy band BigBang has cruised to the top of Japan's Oricon chart with its new album "Made," its agency said Thursday.The band rose to the top of Oricon's Daily Albums Chart on Thursday, a ...

Updated : 2017.02.16 15:14

JYJ’s Junsu opens up about hotel controversy

Junsu of K-pop group JYJ attempted to clear the controversy involving him and Toscana Hotel employees via Instagram on Tuesday. A local media outlet reported Tuesday that Junsu had allegedly earned an...

Updated : 2017.02.08 16:19

Lee Min-ho to join military this year

Lee Min-ho’s agency said Tuesday that the actor will enlist in the military this year.Officials from MYM Entertainment denied earlier reports that said Lee was planning to start his mandatary militar...

Updated : 2017.01.31 16:49

[Video] Sulli unfazed despite controversy

Singer-turned-actress Sulli on Thursday once again updated her Instagram with suggestive photos, stoking controversy.Once known for her sweet, innocent image, the now 22-year-old Sulli has been filli...

Updated : 2017.01.12 16:18

AOA album gets lukewarm reception

AOA made its stage comeback Thursday at cable channel M.net’s M Countdown, but the group’s new album was met with a lukewarm response on Korean music charts.As of Friday, four days after the release...

Updated : 2017.01.06 15:19

Han Suk-kyu nabs top actor award

Han Suk-kyu receives the award for top actor at the SBS Awards Festival Drama Awards Saturday evening in Seoul’s Sangam-dong. (SBS)Han Suk-kyu took home the top prize for his role as a quirky, genius...

Updated : 2017.01.01 15:27

AOA gives glimpse of choreography for ‘Excuse Me,’ ‘Bing Bing’

Girl group AOA (FNC Entertainment)K-pop girl group AOA released a video with the choreography for its new songs on Saturday evening. The seven member group was featured dancing in a “motion poster”...

Updated : 2017.01.01 15:25

Future of hallyu beyond China?

The hallyu wave has made Korea one of Asia’s biggest entertainment powerhouses. Famous for K-pop and “Gangnam Style,” Korea’s entertainment industry is setting its sights on captivating new audien...

Updated : 2017.01.01 15:21

Twice breaks Gaon, Hanteo album sales records

K-pop girl group Twice (JYP Entertainment)Despite having only debuted one year ago, the ladies of Twice have already become the fastest selling girl group ever on both the Gaon and Hanteo music charts...

Updated : 2016.12.19 16:38