Korean drama starting today 2014/10/19 in Korea “Drama Special – The Search for Battle” (2014)
Directed by Park Jin-seok
Written by Lee Min-yeong-I
Network : KBS
With Han Juwan, Min Ji-ah, Choi Dae-cheol, Jeong Eun-woo, Ahn Nae-sang, Lee Dae-yeon,…
1 episode – Sun 23:55
Part of the “Drama Special” series
A story about the birth of “Hong Gil-dong”. ...
Chinese students leave a building after attending a class at a university in Daegu on Oct. 7.
More and more young Chinese people study abroad, and this trend is also evident in Korea. As of 2013, around 790,000 Chinese students were studying overseas and around 50,000 of them in Korea.
The most popular academic destinations were the U.S., Japan, Australia, the U.K., Canada and Korea, in that order.
According to the Education Ministry, around 53,000 Chinese people studied in Korea as of April this year, accounting for a whopping 59 percent of all foreign students in the country. ...
Korean dramas starting today 2014/10/18 in Korea “Modern Farmer” and “Rosy Lovers”
“Modern Farmer” (2014)
Directed by Oh Jin-seok
Written by Kim Ki-ho
Network : SBS
With Lee Hong-gi, Lee Honey, Lee Si-eon, Park Min-woo, Kwak Dong-yeon, Lee Han-wi,…
20 episodes – Sat, Sun 20:45
A comedy drama about a rock band that takes up farming. ...
Not all K-Pop fans are lucky enough to live in Seoul. If you”re closer to New York City than you are to Korea, we”ll show you how to spend a day in the life of a Korean all within a few city blocks of Flushing, Queens.
First, hop on the 7 Train towards Flushing (or any of the main buses that run through Queens) and get off at the last stop, Flushing Main Street.
(Photo : Rachelle D.)
This is about an hour, more or less, from many parts of Manhattan and Brooklyn. That hour is going to feel worlds away from the city. ...
When it comes to the last day of October, the streets of many Western countries are decorated with orange pumpkin lights and are crowded with children dressed in colorful spooky costumes. It”s the yearly celebration of Halloween.
Halloween has been influenced by Celtic yearly rituals performed as far back as 500 B.C. on every November 1 to welcome the beginning of winter and to ward off bad spirits. It has now become somewhat of a global festival, enjoyed across many regions. It”s one of the most exciting and entertaining days for kids. Clad in ridiculous ghost costumes, they visit the neighbors to ask for candy with the question, “Trick or treat?” ...
Korean drama starting today 2014/10/17 in Korea: “Misaeng – Drama”
“Misaeng – Drama” (2014)
Directed by Kim Won-seok
Written by Jeong Yoon-jeong
With Si Wan, Lee Sung-min, Kang So-ra, Kang Ha-neul, Kim Dae-myeong, Byeon Yo-han,…
Fri, Sat 20:40
Based on an original web-toon, the main character fails to become a pro of a chess team which is everything he”s worked for and is thrown into a cold reality....
Jessica keeps her words when she said “I”ll be back” as she arrived in Korea from China few hours ago at Incheon National Airport.
Making her 1st public appearance following her issue with Girl”s Generation, Jessica attended Lane Crawford‘s 1st anniversary event in Shanghai as the chief designer of “BLANC & ECLAIRE” on Ocotber 16.
Following this, Jessica is definitely taking step-by-step into fashion industry as she prepares to further explore her career as designer. Meanwhile, with just more than an hour gap, Girls Generation also depart for China to hold their “SMTOWN in Shanghai”....
Korean movies opening today 2014/10/16 in Korea: “Compassion”, “Find Satomi” and “Hwang Gu”
Directed by Sin Seong-seop
With Kim Choi-yong, Lee Cheong-mi, Jeong Mi-seong, Jeong Seong-hee-I, Park Jeong-sik, Lim Jae-geun,…
“Do you know what”s going on in the school right now?”
A high school teen named Hana has a friend who committed suicide and can”t sleep. She then witnesses her parents fight, resulting in her father”s abuse. The next day, she hates the fact that her parents are pretending to be alright in front of her. A Band senior named Se-mi starts approaching her and starts behaving strangely. Hana tries to go back to reality but she”s already in too deep and soon, she”s the targer of rumors and becomes an outcast. Like her friend, Hana finds herself standing on the edge of the school building… ...
According to the Chinese entertainment news Xinhua Entertainment, a survey conducted by the medium took a look at why the Chinese actress Tang Wei is so popular in Korea. Actress Tang Wei showed up in the 19th Busan International Film Festival which took place last week with the new film “The Golden Era.” This was her first time showing up in an official event since her marriage with Korean film director Kim Tae Yong. At the Busan International Film Festival, a lot of fans recognized Tang Wei and her previous works. In the survey, participants answered that Tang Wei is popular in Korea because of her girl like image, and her efforts to get to know the Korean language, Korean culture and Korean fans. ...
Recently, Girl’s Day Hyerin melted heart of everyone with her military outfits.
On the latest episode of “SNL Korea”, Girl’s Day participated in the program as the role of host. Due to program’s requirements, the girls had to partake in various skits along with the main cast. Surprisingly, this is a great chance for Girl’s Day to show another side of them.
In one skit, Girl Day’s Hyerin showed how smart she was when she tried to disguise herself in the military with actor Kim Minkyo. Hyerin came up with the ideal of steps and tips for the process that made Minkyo burst into tear. Minkyo was so lovely and fooled to continue on as Hyeri attacks him with the aegyo she revealed on her stint on MBC “Real Man.”...