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Ji Sung, Park Bo-young chosen best Korean TV actors

Park Bo-young, the heroine of the Korean TV series "Oh My Ghostess," has received best actress from an annual drama awards hosted by an American online Asian drama-streaming site.Park won the honor on Monday (local time) for her role as the assistant chef of a restaurant possessed by a lus...

Updated : 2016.06.28 13:23

Kim Seong-min declared brain-dead

Actor Kim Seong-min, who was found unconscious after a suicide attempt following a fight with his wife early Friday, was declared brain-dead on Sunday. The Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital’s medical team ...

Updated : 2016.06.26 15:24

Netflix set-top box launches in Seoul

A set-top box specially designed to accommodate Netflix programs was launched Tuesday by cable and Internet service provider D’Live.Dubbed “D’Live Plus,” the new product supports up to 1,080 pixel...

Updated : 2016.06.22 14:28

Where everybody knows your name: ‘Cheers’ coming to stage

BOSTON (AP) -- The bar where everybody knows your name is coming to the stage.“Cheers Live on Stage” is a comedy based on some of the most memorable moments of the celebrated TV show’s first season...

Updated : 2016.06.21 13:13

Park Yoo-chun files counterclaim against sexual assault accusation

Singer and actor Park Yoo-chun on Monday filed a counterclaim against the first woman who had filed a sexual assault complaint against him. She withdrew the complaint a few days after filing it. Park’...

Updated : 2016.06.20 17:34

China restricts TV shows based on foreign formats

BEIJING (AP) -- China is restricting the broadcast of TV shows that use formats from abroad such as “The Voice of China,” which is based on a Dutch talent show. The broadcasting regulator says the move is intended to lead to more innovation and original programming among Chinese TV chann...

Updated : 2016.06.20 14:20

49 singing, dancing boys to compete in ‘ultimate’ audition show

The ambitious new project “Boys 24” combines the television audition program, long-running Las Vegas-style shows, and the K-pop boy band model.  It features 49 contestants culled from 5,500 applica...

Updated : 2016.06.17 13:32

Seo In-guk and Choi Soo-young swindle tax-evaders on ‘Squad 38’

Actor Ma Dong-seok, singer and actor Seo In-guk and singer and actress Choi Soo-young are set to star on the OCN’s first Friday-Saturday TV series “Squad 38.”“Squad 38” centers on a task force th...

Updated : 2016.06.15 18:17

Woman drops suit against JYJ's Park Yoo-chun over sexual assault

A woman dropped a complaint against Park Yu-chun, a member of popular K-pop boy band JYJ, on Wednesday, on charges of sexual assault, police said.The 20-something woman, whose identity was withheld, filed the case with the Gangnam Police Station on Friday, claiming the singer raped her at ...

Updated : 2016.06.15 09:31

Actors vie for Song Joong-ki's Asian heartthrob throne

Since the smash-hit drama series “Descendants of the Sun” ended its 16-part run, speculation has abounded as to who is to succeed Song Joong-ki -- who played dashing Army Capt. Yoo Si-jin -- as Asia...

Updated : 2016.06.14 13:49

JYJ's Park Yoo-chun under probe over alleged sexual assault

Park Yoo-chun, a member of the popular K-pop boy band JYJ, is under investigation after a woman in her 20s filed a complaint claiming she was sexually assaulted by Park at a local bar earlier this mon...

Updated : 2016.06.14 10:31

Cha Seung-won and Yu Hae-jin return with ‘Three Meals a Day’

Actors Cha Seung-won, Yu Hae-jin, and Son Ho-jun will return with the fifth season of “Three Meals a Day.”  Producer Na Young-seok had previously confirmed Cha and Son as the main cast members for ...

Updated : 2016.06.13 15:55

Jung Il-woo to star in Thai drama

Actor Jung Il-woo is set to play the lead role in a Thai drama series, public relations company Shall We Talk announced Tuesday. Jung is the first Korean actor to be cast as the main character in a T...

Updated : 2016.06.07 11:50

'New Journey to West 2' hits 200 mln views in China

South Korean reality TV series "New Journey to the West 2" has racked up more than 200 million views on a Chinese video platform, its production company said Saturday.The series starring South Korean comedians Kang Ho-dong, Lee Soo-geun, singer Eun Ji-won and actor Ahn Jae-hyeon was watche...

Updated : 2016.06.04 11:14

Park Hae-jin kicks off Asia tour

Actor Park Hae-jin kicked off his Asia tour with a fan meeting in China at the Beijing Science and Technology University Gymnasium on Saturday, the public relations company HNS HQ announced Tuesday. ...

Updated : 2016.05.31 13:51