Lee Byung Hun was recently awarded the “Best Actor Award“at the 7th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) for his performance in the movie “Masquerade.” This was the actor’s first international ‘best actor’ award. . ... Read more
Jaejoong's "Jackal" and Lee Byung Hun's "Masquerade" Are Most Watched Korean Movies in Japan in 2013 So Far
According to the Hallyu magazine “It’s Koreal,” Lee Byung Hun‘s most recent film, “Masquerade,” and JYJ Jaejoong‘s “Jackal is Coming” top the list of the highest grossing Korean movies that premiered in Japan in the first half of 2013. “Masquerade” was first with “Jackal is Coming ” at second. . ... Read more
Movie “Miracle in Cell No.7” is about to beat “Masquerade”.
According to the Film Commissions Statistics, “Miracle in Cell No.7” is second in the box office with 34,677 audiences in just 4 days. The accumulated number adds up to 12,279,538. . ... Read more
“Masquerade” which drew more than 12 million viewers in Korea signaled a hit in Japan as well.
The movie which was released in Japan with the name “The Man Who Became King” was seen by 42 thousand people in over 90 theaters on the 16th. It is one of 10 ranking movies that was released in Japan. It’s been a long time since a Korean movie took to top 10 ranking in Japan. . ... Read more
The movie Masquerade, starring actor Lee Byung Heon, was released in Japan and had a good start.
According to Lee’s agency, BH Entertainment, on February 19, the movie was released in Japan on February 16 in ninety theaters and drew around 42,000 viewers. . ... Read more
Lee Byung Hun said he was sad he wasn′t able to receive his award at the Daejong Film Awards in person.
On December 12 Lee Byung Hun attended the special press conference for G.I. Joe 2 held in Hong Kong. . ... Read more
2PM‘s popularity in Japan has been proved once again!
The boy group has ranked #1 on Japan’s Tower Records single sales chart for two consecutive weeks with their 5th single “Masquerade”. . ... Read more
* This is the first of a two-part series dealing with the state of Korea’s film industry, which is enjoying its most successful year ever with ticket sales of more than 100 million. The first part explores the controversy surrounding film awards, and the second will investigate the role of conglomerates.. ... Read more
2PM recently proved their high popularity in Japan.
According to the Oricon Chart issued on November 21, 2PM’s fifth single, Masquerade, ranked second on the Weekly Chart.
2PM have sold over 130,000 copies of the single in the first week of the release. This is the second highest sales volume for the group after that of the single Beautiful, which sold over 140,000 copies. . ... Read more
After ranking at #2 place on Oricon‘s daily single chart, boy group 2PM has recently hit #1 on Tower Records‘ reservation sales chart with their fifth Japanese single ‘Masquerade‘. . ... Read more