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Hong Sang-soo’s ‘The Day After’ invited to Toronto, New York film fests

SEOUL, Aug. 16 (Yonhap) -- South Korean director Hong Sang-soo's latest film "The Day After" has been invited to two international film festivals, Toronto...

‘SNL Korea’ tops TV chart with Wanna One’s guest appearance

SEOUL, Aug. 22 (Yonhap) -- Weekend comedy show "SNL Korea" climbed to the top of a benchmark TV index, backed by the guest appearance...

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...

Girl’s Day named honorary ambassador for PyeongChang Winter Olympics

SEOUL, July 13 (Yonhap) -- K-pop girl group Girl's Day was named an honorary ambassador for the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games on Thursday. The...

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...

‘Three Meals’ returns to put celebrity cooking resources to test

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, Aug. 2 (Yonhap) -- Star producer Na Yeong-seok and his popular reality TV series "Three Meals A Day" is returning to...

Girls’ Generation to release new album next month

SEOUL, July 4 (Yonhap) -- K-pop idol group Girls' Generation will come out with a new full-length album next month, its agency said Tuesday. The...

TWICE to release fourth EP album this month

SEOUL, May 1 (Yonhap) -- South Korean girl group TWICE will release a new EP album this month, its agency said Monday. JYP Entertainment announced...

BIGBANG’s G-Dragon draws 260,000 fans during Japanese tour

SEOUL, Sept. 21 (Yonhap) -- BIGBANG's G-Dragon finished a three-city Japanese tour, drawing in a total crowd of 260,000, according to his agency Thursday. The...

Pioneer K-pop duo Clon drops 20th anniversary album

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, June 29 (Yonhap) -- Today's K-pop bands such as BTS, BIGBANG and TWICE have become international sensations to be reckoned with....

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