Keyword: Joseon 119

IU and Kim Ji Ho, the Joseon era ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Comedian Kim Ji Ho and IU‘s Joseon era ‘Beauty and the Beast’ is the latest buzz on the web. Currently a regular on KBS 2TV’s ‘Gag Concert‘ Kim Ji Ho tweeted on the 26th, “Taken during the Lunar New Year special episode with the national little sister, IU~~ I love you IU~~^^ I!U!Jjang! lol” and he revealed the photo above

JYJ’s Jae Joong turns into Joseon’s charismatic military officer

A new drama series Dr. Jin is expected to air in the first half of 2012. On February 21, the production team of the drama series announced that JYJ’s Jae Joong plays Kim Gyung Tak, a military officer of Joseon Dynasty

Still Cuts of Lee Byung Hun in "King of Joseon"

The still cut for Lee Byung Hun’s first try at a historical drama “King of Joseon” was revealed for the first time. The story is about “King Kwang Hae” who was the most dramatic king during the Joseon Dynasty

Lee Byung Hun as King of Joseon, first charismatic stills revealed

iCandy, Movies Some still cuts have been revealed from the movie ‘The King of Joseon’ starring Lee Byung Hun. The movie marks the first try at a historical project for Lee Byung Huh

Would JYJ’s Park Yoo Chun be happy if he was to live in Joseon Dynasty 300 years ago?

JYJ’s Yoo Chun who plays the lead for SBS TV’s Rooftop Prince gave a good laugh by saying, “I don’t want to live in Joseon Dynasty 300 years ago because gukbab (boiled rice served in soup) will probably stink

Go, Go Joseon Rangers: Rooftop Prince, Episodes 1-4

I should preface this post by saying that I’m by no means a regular drama watcher, and that my taste in dramas is pretty laughable. Case in point: the last drama I watched in full was Paradise Ranch

Ha Ji Won to Appear in a Joseon Period Charlie’s Angels Film

(No joke, the literal Korean title for the film uses “Joseon Beautiful Three Musketeers” which is also the name that was used for Charlie’s Angels in South Korea) Ha Ji Won, Kang Ye Won, and Oh Yeon Seo will appear in the film “Joseon Beautiful Three Musketeers” (Director: Park Jae Hyun, Producers: “Well Made Star M” and Novis Entertainment) that will begin filming in the middle of 2012

The Ancestral Rite of the Joseon

The first Sunday in May happens to be one of the most honored days in Korea. It isn't marked on any calendars in red, but on that day, the most scared of rites are performed. The event takes place at the Jongmyo Royal Shrine in Seoul and is called the Jongmyo Daeje, or the Great Jongmyo Rite

Stills from Dr. Jin’s Joseon era shoots

Stills, stills, and more stills! With so many dramas getting ready to premiere, it’s like the promo parade everywhere I turn. Here’s our first look at the world of Time Slip Dr. Jin, post-time-slip, when Song Seung-heon goes from present-day brain surgeon to 1860s backhug-getting guy

Seoul to restore old Joseon fortress by 2015

By Kim Rahn Seoul will restore all the walls surrounding the old capital of the Joseon Kingdom (1392-1910) by 2015 under a plan to make the 600-year-old fortress a worldwide-recognized cultural heritage

Joseon era with sunglasses??

if Hyun Woo is the man who's doing it, then it would be juuuuuusssst fine :)

Joseon folk arts champions

By Kim Ji-myung While Koreans had the talented hands to create remarkable artifacts, it was the Japanese who had the eyes to appreciate their value. It is a provocative equation, but this dynamic comes to mind when we think of the handful of Japanese art connoisseurs who helped awaken Koreans to the beauty and value of Joseon Kingdom (1392-1910) porcelain and crafts during the occupation (1910-1945)

Old Hangeul letters shed light on early Joseon marriages

Letter Na Sin-geol wrote to his wife as he went to his job in Hamgyeong (early 16th century). In faraway posts on fierce battlefields fighting off the Japanese, the husbands of the Joseon era (1392-1910) reached out for a brush and wrote to their wives

Dasan rediscovered: a glance at Joseon's prominent scholar

 (left) Portrait of Dasan; (right) Suwon Hwaseong Fortress (photos courtesy of the Museum of Silhak and the Korean Cultural Heritage Foundation) One of the most prominent thinkers in the late Joseon Kingdom, Jeong Yak-yong (1762-1836, penname Dasan), earned several epithets

[KBS 2TV Weekend Drama ‘My Husband Got a Family’] Kim Nam-ju, Yu Jun-sang & O Yeon-seo Vividly Recreate the ‘World of In-Laws During the Joseon Kingdom Period.’

Kim Nam-ju, Yu Jun-sang and O Yeon-seo describe the “world of in-laws during the Joseon Kingdom Period” with humor and humanity. In the 39th episode of the KBS weekend drama “Neongkuljjae-gulleoon-dangsin (My Husband Got a Family)”, which is to air on July 7, the three talents reenact the “world of in-laws during the Joseon Kingdom period” with wit and humor through the performance of Mal-suk (O Yeon-seo) who takes the role of sister-in-law with typical features of “Mipsang (tricky and cunning feature), Jinsang (genuine and pure features) and Hageuksang (revolting and challenging features)

Lee So Yeon struggles to become the most beautiful woman in the Joseon period on Doctor Jin

Actress Lee So Yeon is struggling every week to become the most beautiful woman in the Joseon period. Lee is currently playing the role of Chun Hong, the most beautiful gisaeng in the Joseon period in MBC TV’s drama series Doctor Jin

Upcoming Korean drama "Joseon 119"

Added the upcoming Korean drama "Joseon 119"'s page to HanCinema database"Joseon 119" (2013)Network : KBS20 episodesSynopsisA remade story about the first fire fighter in the Joseon Times.Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2013

New films plumb obscure Joseon period events ... with a comic twist

Historic comedies "I Am a King", left, and "The Grand Heist" both opened in local theaters on Wednesday. Provided by Lotte Entertainment and Next Entertainment World Two new historic comedies, "The Grand Heist" and "I Am a King", opened in theaters this week, giving local box office leaders "The Dark Knight Rises" and "The Thieves" a run for their money

2NE1’s Dara Shows Off Her "Joseon Dynasty" Hairstyle

2NE1’s Dara updated her fans with another new hairstyle, this time inspired by Korea’s traditional beauty. On August 13, Dara wrote on her me2day, “I came up with this Hwang Jin Yi style to show off Korea’s beauty to all the international fans