CULTURE

CULTURE

Fantasy thriller ‘Black’ dabbles in preternatural realm

By Woo Jae-yeon SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Yonhap) -- Has death became the winning formula since the mega-hit TV series "Goblin" or "Guardian: The Lonely and...

S. Korea’s largest film studio opens doors to support ‘hallyu’

DAEJEON, Sept. 25 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's largest film studio complex equipped with state-of-the-art facilities formally opened its doors for film and drama productions...

Ex-Wanna One contenders form boy band RAINZ, drop debut album

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Yonhap) -- From its record-breaking debut in August, the unprecedented breakout success of rookie band Wanna One, formed by...

(LEAD) IU prereleases ‘Autumn Morning’ from new remake album

(ATTN: UPDATES with song's performance on major charts in fourth para) SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Yonhap) -- Singer-actress IU prereleased a new song titled "Autumn Morning"...

(News Focus) More TV shows turning to Netflix as China’s culture ban persists

By Chang Dong-woo and Youn Go-eun SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- More South Korean TV production companies are considering Netflix as an alternative to the...

Star-studded YG will produce reality TV show

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- YG Entertainment said Sunday it will produce its own reality TV program featuring its stars as the company is...

Bucheon film fest kicks off with big lineup of Korean works

SEOUL, July 13 (Yonhap) -- The 21st Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival kicked off Thursday with a lineup that reflects its location and status...

BIGBANG’s Taeyang says his actress girlfriend inspires his music

SEOUL, Aug. 16 (Yonhap) -- Taeyang of idol band BIGBANG said Wednesday his girlfriend gives him musical inspiration, emphasizing that his new solo album's...

Wanna One, Girl’s Day confirmed for inaugural Australia KCON

SEOUL, Aug. 10 (Yonhap) -- Chart-topping rookie band Wanna One and seasoned idol act Girl's Day will perform at Australia's first-ever KCON, the premier...

‘Snowpiercer’ to be made into American TV series

SEOUL, June 8 (Yonhap) -- South Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho's English-debut film "Snowpiercer" will be remade into a TV series in the United States,...

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