KOREAN WAVE

KOREAN WAVE

Jang Dong-gun, Kim Ha-neul to host Busan film fest opening

SEOUL, Sept. 12 (Yonhap) -- South Korean movie stars Jang Dong-gun and Kim Ha-neul will host the opening ceremony for this year's Busan International...

Singer Rain plans to release comeback album in November

SEOUL, Aug. 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korean pop singer Rain is working on a new EP record and plans to release it in November,...

‘Chicago Typewriter’ Yoo Ah-in, Go Kyung pyo, Spotted during Reading Script

  tvN ‘Chicago Typewriter’ posted a picture with the words “script reading scene filled with the screenwriter’s heart of fan” on official Facebook. The post...

‘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...

Armed with Sohee of ‘K-pop Star,’ ELRIS debuts

SEOUL, June 1 (Yonhap) -- K-pop girl group ELRIS made its debut on Thursday, releasing its first album amid media attention towards member Sohee...

Mamamoo tops Billboard’s World Albums chart

SEOUL, July 5 (Yonhap) -- K-pop group Mamamoo ranked No. 1 on Billboard's World Albums chart with its latest album "Purple." The female Korean act...

JYJ’s Kim Jae-joong sustains injury on drama set

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- Kim Jae-Joong from boy band JYJ sustained an injury to his left thumb while shooting for a new TV...

Hyeri, Ryu Jun-yeol, Park-Bo-gum etc,. Meet again ‘Reply 1988’ friends. [Photo]

The TVN drama 'Reply 1988' was gathered in one place. On the 8th, Hyeri uploaded a picture of the Instagram with the title of "Reply...

Bucheon film fest kicks off with big lineup of Korean works

SEOUL, July 13 (Yonhap) -- The 21st Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival kicked off Thursday with a lineup that reflects its location and status...

Girls’ Generation, Yuhki Kuramoto to grace DMZ concert

SEOUL, Aug. 3 (Yonhap) -- Idol band Girls' Generation and Japanese new age composer Yuhki Kuramoto are among the artists set to perform at...

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