Kim Tae Hee’s Japanese CF event cancelled due to safety concerns
- Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun hesitantly attend Samsung smartphone event in Beijing
- All Weekend Variety Programs Cancelled
- Thursday Night Dramas Were Scheduled Then Cancelled
On February 21st, Kim Tae Hee was supposed to attend the press conference for her new CF for the Japanese cosmetic brand of pharmaceutical company, Rohto. However, just one day before the actual event, the cancellation occured.
According to Japanese sports newspaper Sponichi, the event got cancelled because of hateful comments on internet community boards and various blogs in light of Japan’s ‘Takeshima Day’ on February 22. Her agency eventually decided to pull her out of the scheduled event because of safety concerns.
Kim Tae Hee appeared in the Japanese drama, “Me and My Star’s 99 Days” but began to receive criticism from anti-Korean Japanese protestors in October 2011. The reason was that Kim Tae Hee had advocated the disputed Dokdo Island as Korean territory.
Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun hesitantly attend Samsung smartphone event in Beijing
After attempting to cancel their schedules in mourning for the sunken ferry tragedy, Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun hesitantly showed their faces at their obliged Samsung smartphone event and mini-concert. Although Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun were able to cancel their official scheduled events for April 17, they were left with no choice but to attend the Samsung smartphone "Galaxy S5" promotional event held at Diamond Arena, Beijing on the 18th at 7 PM KST...
All Weekend Variety Programs Cancelled
Due to the Sewol Ferry tragedy that occurred on April 16, weekend variety programs have been cancelled for April 19 and 20. KBS, MBC, and SBS announced on April 19, they would be cancelling all variety shows due to the continuance of the sorrow and mourning that is taking place throughout Korea following the Sewol Ferry tragedy. On April 19, KBS 2TV’s “Immortal Songs,” “Entertainment Weekly,” and “Human Condition” will be cancelled...
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Although two of the major broadcasters in Korea scheduled dramas for Thursday night, hoping to catch up on Wednesday night"s missed programming, they ultimately decided against it. The networks cancelled the night"s dramas and instead expanded news coverage of the Jindo ferry disaster. Shows that focused on singing and comedy seemed especially inappropriate given that the terrible events have plunged the nation into mourning...