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Trashy tabloid reporter turns hero in SBS TV’s ‘Distorted’

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, July 20 (Yonhap) -- Actor Namkoong Min, who portrayed a righteous accountant fighting corruption in "Good Manager," is returning to television...

TWICE’s Japanese album sells over 100,000 copies

SEOUL, July 2 (Yonhap) -- K-pop girl group TWICE's Japanese debut album has sold over 100,000 copies in just four days, its agency said...

JYJ member Park Yu-chun discharged from military

SEOUL, Aug. 25 (Yonhap) -- Actor and singer Park Yu-chun of boy band JYJ on Friday was discharged from nearly two years of mandatory...

Audition show ‘Superstar K’ won’t air this year, Mnet says

SEOUL, March 7 (Yonhap) -- Mnet, South Korea's cable music channel owned by CJ E&M, has decided against producing and airing its flagship singing...

2PM’s Ok Taecyeon stars in OCN thriller ‘Save Me’

SEOUL, July 27 (Yonhap) -- Singer-actor Ok Taecyeon of boy band 2PM will star in the upcoming OCN thriller series "Save Me," which centers...

TWICE’s Japanese album ranks at No. 2 on Oricon chart

SEOUL, June 29 (Yonhap) -- K-pop band TWICE's inaugural Japanese album rose to No. 2 on the country's key music chart, according to the...

(Movie Review) ‘The Battleship Island’: World War II summer blockbuster underwhelms

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, July 22 (Yonhap) -- A lot is riding on the success of "The Battleship Island," one of this year's biggest homegrown...

Actor Ji Chang-wook to join Army on Aug. 14

SEOUL, July 12 (Yonhap) -- Actor Ji Chang-wook will enlist in the Army on Aug. 14 for mandatory military service, his management agency said...

“Wiretap” filming postponed until actor Kim Woo-bin’s recovery

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- The producers of crime movie "Wiretap" have decided to suspend shooting until its main actor Kim Woo-bin recovers from...

Limited LP versions of Seo Tai-ji tribute album announced

SEOUL, Aug. 28 (Yonhap) -- A remake album celebrating the 25th anniversary of groundbreaking Korean pop musician Seo Tai-ji's debut will also be released...

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