KOREAN WAVE

KOREAN WAVE

Kim Rae-won, Shin Se-kyung cast for fantasy drama ‘Black Knight’

SEOUL, Oct. 16 (Yonhap) -- Actors Kim Rae-won and Shin Se-kyung have been cast for a new TV series on KBS, a PR company...

‘The Battleship Island’ wins award in Spain’s Sitges Film Festival

SEOUL, Oct. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korean historical action film "The Battleship Island" has won the best feature-length film in a competition category of...

Caper film “The Swindlers” promises humor, twists and thrills

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Yonhap) -- New South Korean caper movie "The Swindlers" will deliver crowd-pleasing humor coupled with a fast-moving plot filled...

Sistar to disperse seven years after debut

SEOUL, May 23 (Yonhap) -- The seven-year-old idol group Sistar will disband after dropping its last single album next week, the K-pop circle said...

TV series ‘Kill Me, Heal Me’ sold to European distributor for possible remake

SEOUL, Aug. 30 (Yonhap) -- Popular TV series "Kill Me, Heal Me" from 2015 has been sold to a European distributor for a remake,...

Zion.T to hold solo concert next month

SEOUL, Sept. 2 (Yonhap) -- Singer-songwriter Zion.T will throw his first solo concert since moving to his current label next month, according to his...

Ex-BEAST member Jang Hyun-seung to make solo debut

SEOUL, June 5 (Yonhap) -- Jang Hyun-seung, a former member of the now-defunct idol group BEAST, plans to make a solo debut early next...

SHINee’s Taemin to drop third solo album next month

SEOUL, July 11 (Yonhap) -- Boy group SHINee's Taemin will make a comeback as a solo artist in August, his agency said Tuesday. "Taemin will...

(LEAD) Bucheon animation film fest unveils diverse lineup

(ATTN: UPDATES with quote from honorary ambassador at bottom) By Shim Sun-ah SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Yonhap) -- One of the largest animated film festivals in Asia...

Actress Park Shin-hye begins Asian fan meeting tour in Hong Kong

SEOUL, June 12 (Yonhap) -- South Korean actress Park Shin-hye has kicked off her fan-meeting tour of Asian cities in Hong Kong, her agency...

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