Crown In The Palace Teledrama
TVXQ”s Changmin is up for his first role in a historical drama. And it”s not just any saeguk but a fantasy historical drama. On March 25, SM Entertainment revealed that the singer-actor was considering the role of a crown prince in “The Scholar Who Walks The Night.” . ... Read more
The red-lacquered royal throne decorated with dragons painted in gold. Behind it is the famous depiction of the sun, moon and five peaks, which symbolizes eternity. Provided by the museum
Besides replacing old lights and glass cases, officials said, they also expanded on the stories told by the gallery.The first part of the renovated gallery is dedicated to the dignity and life of the kings.This is where visitors can see one of the most important objects at the museum: the king”s red-lacquered throne decorated with golden dragons. Behind the throne is the famous Joseon-era painting of the sun, moon and five peaks, which symbolizes eternity. . ... Read more
After the 2014 SBS Entertainment Awards on December 30, Yoo Jae Suk may have the title of first-ever Grand Award Triple Crown winner.
Yoo Jae Suk recently won the Grand Award, or Daesang, at both the 2014 MBC Entertainment Awards and the 2014 KBS Entertainment Awards. He is a nominee for the SBS Grand Award as well, giving him a chance at winning the Triple Crown. If he does, he will be the first person ever to win a Grand Award from the all three major networks.. ... Read more
Soyu and Junggigo’s “Some” has taken the triple crown on Gaon’s 2014 end-of-year evaluations.
On December 29, Gaon Charts revealed 2014′s album sales, digital sales, download sales, streaming, and top five most sung at karaokes. The top five on album sales were, from first to fifth place, Exo-K’s “Overdose,” Exo-M’s “Overdose,” Super Junior’s “Mamacita,” TVXQ’s “Tense,” and Girls’ Generation’s “Mr. Mr.”. ... Read more
Apink continues to cement their fame with the popular track, “LUV,” as they came out as big winner bagging three trophies on the December 16th broadcast of SBS MTV’s “The Show.”. ... Read more
[Spoiler] "Secret Door" Lee Je-hoon is determined to fight till the end as Han Seok-Kyu persuades him to dethrone himself as Crown Prince
On the December 8th episode of “Secret Door”, Crown Prince, Lee Seon (Lee Je-hoon) confirms he is innocent and he will fight until the end when Yeongjo (Han Seok-Kyu) tells him to dethrone himself as Crown Prince . ... Read more
Because Cubans have found out K-dramas, they can’t enjoy all of the K-drama. At the beginning of last year, they first watched K-drama goodness with the comedy “Queen of Housewives” which was published in 2009 on the Canal Habana, winning ratings of 70 percent. After that, Cubans continued to see “My Fair Lady” which featured Yoon Eun Hye as the spoiled rich girl and Yoon Sang Hyun as her chauffer. The romantic comedy made Yoon Sang Hyun a sought-after star in Cuba. Next aired was “Secret Garden,” the body swap comedy that stars Hyun Bin and Ha Ji Won. Now the historical drama “Jewel in The Palace,” also known as “Dae Jang Geum” is airing.. ... Read more
One hundred and seventeen years ago, King Gojong (r. 1863-1907) of Joseon rechristened the nation as the Daehan Empire in 1897 and ruled as an emperor until the end of his reign. The king, then emperor, built a Western-style stone palace, the Seokjojeon, inside the Deoksugung Palace grounds, from which he ruled the empire. . ... Read more
A festival will be held in Seoul this September offering the opportunity to experience and enjoy various aspects of ancient royal court life during Joseon times (1392-1910). Festival-goers can learn about royal ancestral rites, the tea ceremony and court food, appreciate Korean traditional music, or gugak, performances at the palace, or simply walk through the secret garden of the king. . ... Read more
This week on SBS’ “Inkigayo,” it was SISTAR vs Block B vs Red Velvet for first place. Block B’s “HER,” Red Velvet’s “Happiness” and SISTAR’s “Touch My Body” competed against each other for no.1, with SISTAR winning. Congrats, SISTAR! This is their third win in a row for “Touch My Body” on “Inkigayo.” . ... Read more