KOREAN WAVE

KOREAN WAVE

GFriend to release new EP album next month

SEOUL, July 20 (Yonhap) -- K-pop girl group GFriend will drop a new EP album next month, its management agency said Thursday. The band's fifth...

‘Midnight Runners’ to open in 12 foreign countries

SEOUL, Aug. 16 (Yonhap) -- South Korean police comedy-action film "Midnight Runners" will be shown in 12 regions overseas, its local distributor said Wednesday. Beginning...

EXO’s Kai and f(x)’s Krystal end one-year relationship

SEOUL, June 1 (Yonhap) -- EXO's Kai and f(x)'s Krystal have ended their relationship, their management agency said on Thursday. "The two have separated," an...

Former EXO member loses 2nd trial against management agency

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- Former EXO member Tao lost his second trial against the boy band's management agency over its exclusive contract with...

‘Distorted’ leads early-week TV drama race

SEOUL, Aug. 9 (Yonhap) -- SBS TV's "Distorted" led the Monday-Tuesday late night drama race, while rivals shows lagged behind with single-digit ratings, according...

Actor Ji Chang-wook: ‘I’m late but will have fun in military’

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- Actor Ji Chang-wook said Tuesday that he will return to big and small screens after faithfully and safely completing...

god, Park Joon-hyung had daughter “Now I am PAPA JOON”

Singer god Park Joon-hyung(48) became father. On the 11th, Park Joon-hyung left his instagram with photo, "With the Lord's Blessings and my loving family's Blessings...

(LEAD) ‘The Battleship Island’ is fact-based fiction film, says director

(ATTN: UPDATES with more quotes from news conference, background info from 11th para) By Shim Sun-ah SEOUL, June 15 (Yonhap) -- In February, the much anticipated...

Ex-Wanna One contenders form boy band RAINZ, drop debut album

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Yonhap) -- From its record-breaking debut in August, the unprecedented breakout success of rookie band Wanna One, formed by...

Singer Rain to drop single album in December

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korean singer-actor Rain will put out a single album in early December, his management agency said Friday. "Rain is...

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