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Kang Ho-dong reunited with Lee Soo-geun for tvN’s new variety show

By Shim Sun-ah SEOUL, July 13 (Yonhap) -- Popular TV show host Kang Ho-dong teams up once again with comedian Lee Soo-geun for tvN's new...

TWICE announces six-city showcase tour in Japan next year

SEOUL, Oct. 17 (Yonhap) -- K-pop girl group TWICE will embark on a six-city showcase tour in Japan in January, its agency said Tuesday. The...

K-pop YouTube channel ‘SMTOWN’ secures 10 million subscribers

SEOUL, March 9 (Yonhap) -- SMTOWN, the official YouTube channel of South Korea's SM Entertainment, has surpassed 10 million subscribers, the first Korean YouTube...

‘A Taxi Driver’ dethrones ‘The Battleship Island’ on opening day

SEOUL, Aug. 3 (Yonhap) -- "A Taxi Driver" on the 1980 pro-democracy uprising in Gwangju dethroned fellow Korean historical blockbuster "The Battleship Island" at...

Actor Kim Soo-hyun to be enrolled in military next month

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean actor Kim Soo-hyun will join the military next month, his agency said Thursday. Keyeast Co. said the actor...

Sistar’s Hyolyn signs up with global EDM label

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- Hyolyn of girl group Sistar is charging into the world music scene in collaboration with Spinnin' Records, one of...

Donghae of Super Junior finishes military duty

SEOUL, July 14 (Yonhap) -- Donghae, a member of K-pop boy band Super Junior, finished his mandatory military duty and was discharged Friday. He had...

Record number of shows to compete in Seoul Int’l Drama Awards

SEOUL, Aug. 17 (Yonhap) -- A record number of TV series will compete in the annual Seoul International Drama Awards (SDA), the organizer said...

BTS holds onto Billboard 200 spot for fifth week

SEOUL, Oct. 25 (Yonhap) -- K-pop group BTS' album "Love Yourself: Her" has landed on Billboard magazine's main album chart for the fifth straight...

Actor Lee Min-ho to publish photo book shot in DMZ

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- Actor Lee Min-ho will release a photo book that was shot in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) dividing the two...

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