KBS Dominates TV Ratings for April Week 4

This past week, the fourth week of April, was a complicated one  for TV programming in terms of broadcast. As most prime time variety shows and dramas were suspended while the nation waited anxiously for good news from the site of the Sewol ferry disaster, news programming and more serious broadcast like documentaries filled in the empty air time. 

KBS programming swept the weekly rankings for…

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It’s hard to find a Korean drama with no love story, and accordingly, it’s also hard to find a drama with no kiss scenes, the ultimate show of affection in dramas. Over the years, with countless kiss scenes come and gone, they’ve started to get a little bit more creative, and sometimes a little weird, but with a noble cause: in order to remain in our heads and hearts. Here are a few of the kiss…

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Excitement was thick in the air for eight thousand Chinese fans who came to see Kim Soo Hyun at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show. Unfortunately, however, the actor was only able to attend the event for about two minutes.

Kim Soo Hyun was scheduled to attend the show on behalf of Hyundai, as he currently serves as the car company’s spokesperson. While the event was nearly canceled altogether due to the…

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Actress Ha Ji Won joins the growing list of celebrities who are giving what they can to help the victims and relief efforts of the Sewol ferry disaster.

Ha Ji Won, who is currently starring in the MBC drama “Empress Ki”  has donated 100 million won (~96,200 USD) to the relief efforts of the ferry disaster. She has always had a soft spot for children and youths, according to reports, previously…

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Yoon Gun Sings Sing Lee Sang Yoon’s Theme Song for Drama “Angel Eyes”

Singer-songwriter Yoon Gun will lend his voice for SBS’s weekend drama “Angel Eyes.” On April 21, a music producer involved in the drama’s OST shared, “The first singer the music director thought of when he received the script for ‘Angel Eyes’ months ago was Yoon Gun.

Singer and actor Rain might be making his return to the small screen soon! 

Rain is currently in talks to star in the upcoming drama “Indian Summer.” The drama is described as a traditional melodrama that will search for a message of healing and truth for those exhausted from the conflicts of our contemporary society. According to his agency, Cube Entertainment, Rain has received the offer to the…

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As expected, the recording for future episodes of the SBS Sunday variety show “Running Man” was canceled this week. Recording for the show normally takes place on Monday and Tuesday, but filming for the entertainment oriented program was deemed inappropriate and difficult in the current situation.

Filming for next week is also uncertain as the ferry disaster continues to grip the nation, accordin…

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Hip-hop star and Dynamic Duo member Gaeko is venturing into the Korean variety programming with KBS’ second season of “The Human Condition.”

Gaeko joins season one members Kim Joon Ho, Kim Joon Hyun, and Jung Tae Ho, and new members Kim Giri and Jo Woo Jong as the second season cast line-up for the male edition. According to KBS reps, Gaeko joined the April 19 filming of the variety show near…

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Singer-songwriter Yoon Jong Shin announced that he will not release a single for the month of April in respect of the victims of the ill-fated Sewol ferry.

On April 20, Yoon Jong Shin tweeted the news, “Monthly Yoon Jong Shin will suspend for April.”

Monthly Yoon Jong Shin is a monthly project where Yoon Jong Shin released a single every month. He started the monthly project on March 2010 and…

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Haru bringing real hiphop to the table

(via funnykpopdotcom)