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Chloe Moretz to star in ‘We Got Married’

American actress Chloe Moretz will star in the Korean mock-marriage TV reality show “We Got Married” opposite Korean singer Eric Nam.“We Got Married” is a popular TV program that matches celebriti...

Updated : 2015.05.22 18:24

Two sides of Soo Ae

Actress Soo Ae will be flexing her acting muscles in the new SBS series “Mask,” where she will take up the dual roles of an heiress and debt-ridden employee.A melodrama about people who conceal thei...

Updated : 2015.05.20 18:39

Drama ‘Orange Marmalade’ looks to break vampire mold

In a world of bloodthirsty vampires, a young human boy and a vampire girl end up as unlikely lovers in the new KBS drama “Orange Marmalade.”The show, an adaptation of the eponymous Web cartoon, prem...

Updated : 2015.05.15 18:42

Farming challenge awaits ‘Three Meals’ stars

Celebrity producer Na Young-seok’s new-concept reality show “Three Meals a Day” was a sensational hit when it aired last year. Based on a simple premise of making your own meal from scratch, two ur...

Updated : 2015.05.14 18:51

S. Korea's steel imports drop 8.5 pct in April

South Korea's imports of steel shrank in April from a year earlier, caused by slumping demand and increased inventory, industry data showed Tuesday.South Korea imported 1.84 million tons of steel last month, down 8.5 percent from a year earlier, according to the data compiled by the Korea ...

Updated : 2015.05.12 14:27

‘The Producers’ set to be full of fun and laughs

Celebrities switch places with the production crew in the new comedy-drama “The Producers,” as four top-tier stars ― Kim Soo-hyun, Cha Tae-hyun, Gong Hyo-jin and IU ― portray the hectic lives of b...

Updated : 2015.05.11 20:49

Gov't eases TV ad rules

The government said Friday it will ease regulations on major television networks' advertising time to help boost the struggling TV advertising market in fair competition with paid TV services under less strict rules.The Korea Communications Commission approved a revised broadcasting bill t...

Updated : 2015.04.24 17:02

Singing competitions get mysterious twist

Koreans love singing and they love to watch people sing on TV.In the latest addition to a horde of popular singing TV programs, two shows are in with a big, counterintuitive twist: musical talent has ...

Updated : 2015.04.19 18:29

'Winter Sonata' sequel due later this year

A sequel to the South Korean TV series "Winter Sonata" that was hugely popular both at home and abroad more than a decade ago will be produced soon, its producer said Tuesday."The staff, including scr...

Updated : 2015.04.14 14:03

‘Exciting India’ glitters with K-pop stars

Five young men get on a plane to an unfamiliar country, cameras in tow. At first glance “News Report Reality: Exciting India,” which aired its first episode Friday, may seem like just another travel...

Updated : 2015.04.10 19:49

Fact, fiction mingle in ‘Splendid Politics’

Upcoming TV series “Splendid Politics” hopes to establish a new genre of Korean period drama by straddling the boundary between history and imagination. Directed by Kim Sang-ho and written by Kim Yi...

Updated : 2015.04.08 19:43

Lee Young-ae to return to TV

After a 10-year hiatus since her internationally celebrated role in “Jewel in the Palace,” actress Lee Young-ae is returning to the small screen in a new series, “Saimdang, the Herstory,” slated f...

Updated : 2015.03.25 18:51

Jang Geun-suk’s directorial debut tops Japanese chart

A short film directed by hallyu star Jang Geun-suk (“Pretty Man”) topped the weekly film section of the Oricon Chart, Japan’s biggest music and entertainment ranking list, said PR agency Y Tree Med...

Updated : 2015.03.25 18:51

Choi Ji-woo is real gem in ‘Grandpas over Flowers’

Four grandpas from “Grandpas over Flowers” are set to captivate viewers as the tvN’s hit reality show returns with mesmerizing Greek scenery and entertaining travel episodes. In the new season, whi...

Updated : 2015.03.24 18:38

New MBC drama to address school violence, bullying

One of the most salient social problems plaguing Korea today is violence and bullying in schools. A new Korean TV drama is seeking to address the issue with the story of a mother who, after discoverin...

Updated : 2015.03.18 18:48