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CJ E&M to set up Turkish unit, begin shooting two film co-productions this year

SEOUL, May 30 (Yonhap) -- CJ E&M, South Korea's largest content and media company, said on Tuesday it will establish a Turkish unit to...

Korean action film presold to 136 countries

SEOUL, May 30 (Yonhap) -- The Korean action film "The Villainess" has been sold to 136 countries before its domestic release, its local distributor...

Web reality show features idols producing own TV drama

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, June 1 (Yonhap) -- Outside of serialized dramas and variety comedies, reality television is inarguably the prevalent TV genre out there...

‘Produce 101’ tops TV chart for 10 weeks straight

SEOUL, June 20 (Yonhap) -- Season two of "Produce 101," Mnet's all-male idol audition show, topped a TV popularity index for 10 weeks straight,...

Jay Park signs with Jay-Z’s label Roc Nation

SEOUL, July 21 (Yonhap) -- South Korean rapper and producer Park Jae-bum, also known as Jay Park, has signed with American rapper and businessman...

BTS to join ’90s legend Seo Tai-ji at retrospective show

SEOUL, Aug. 21 (Yonhap) -- BTS will join legendary Korean pop icon Seo Tai-ji on stage at his retrospective concert next month, according to...

BTS to promote Seoul tourism in video ad

SEOUL, Sept. 14 (Yonhap) -- Boy band BTS will be featured in a new video advertisement promoting the major tourist destinations of Seoul, city...

Gong Min-Zy, First solo album concept photo release on 17th

The first concept photo of Gong Min-Zy, which is about to release a solo album, was released. The two concept photos are interesting because they...

Red Velvet moved by huge fans at 1st stand-alone concert

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, Aug. 20 (Yonhap) -- Compared to their peers, idol band Red Velvet's ascent to stardom has been a slow burn. The...

Wanna One to drop repackaged version of debut album in Nov.

SEOUL, Oct. 16 (Yonhap) -- Wanna One, a project boy band formed by contestants of Mnet audition show "Produce 101," will release a repackaged...

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