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Brown Eyed Girls’ Ga In to host upcoming "SNL Korea" episode

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Brown Eyed Girls’ Ga In to host upcoming


Brown Eyed GirlsGa In will be hosting an episode of “SNL Korea” for the first time.
She has appeared on “SNL Korea” before, but it will be her debut stint as the main host for the show. The producers of the show plan to feature Ga In”s preparations for her latest comeback with her 4th solo mini album “Hawwah” with “Paradise Lost” as the title track through a humorous skit that will be done by SNL Korea crew Shin Dong Yup and Brown Eyed Girls’ Narshato.
The particular episode with Ga In is scheduled to air on April 4th.. ... Read more

Korean drama starting today 2015/03/27 in Korea

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Korean drama starting today 2015/03/27 in Korea

Korean drama starting today 2015/03/27 in Korea: “Drama Special – Hair Day

Drama Special – Hair Day” (2015)Directed by Yoo Jong-seon

Written by Baek Eun-kyeongNetwork : KBSWith Ha Eun-seol, Choi Tae-hwan, Jang Seong-beom, Lee Han-wi, Yoon Ye-hee, Ji Dae-han,…2 episodes – Fri 21:30Part of the “Drama Special” seriesSynopsisA man who stresses over his receding hair gets a lucky break one day.Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2015/03/27 . ... Read more

You can win a FREE round trip to Korea with just a few clicks, but you have to act fast!

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You can win a FREE round trip to Korea with just a few clicks, but you have to act fast!

As K-Pop fans, many of us want to see the city that inspired our love for K-Pop. We want to see everything–the lovely scenery…


(Jinhae)

(Seoul)


(Seoraksan National Park). ... Read more

Korean movies opening today 2015/03/26 in Korea

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Korean movies opening today 2015/03/26 in Korea
Korean movies opening today 2015/03/26 in Korea: “Around The World”, “He Who Loves the World“, “I Like Sexy Women 3” and “Delicious Delivery” “Around The World” (2013)Directed by Lee Hang-baeWith Kim Jeong-tae, Park Ha-yeong, Goo Seung-hyeon, Seong Yoo-bin, Tiger JK, Kang Min-tae,…Also known as “The Trip Around the World”SynopsisThe little siblings Ji-ho and Seon-ho live on their own without a protector. They lost their mother to a hit-and-run accident and their father has been wandering all around the nation trying to catch the culprit. But they valiantly live everyday loving each other. One day, they receive a phone call from the police station, which makes them misunderstand without a second thought. . ... Read more

Unrealistic Beauty Standards: Korea’s Cosmetic Obsession

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Unrealistic Beauty Standards: Korea’s Cosmetic Obsession

Unrealistic Beauty Standards: Korea’s Cosmetic Obsession Written by Michelle On March 26, 2015

Korea is known for its strict and unattainable standard of beauty, and has become a fixation since young for the Koreans. The moment you open the doors to the K-pop industry, you are peppered with images of idols with perfect faces and ideal body types. It’s almost as if idols do not have bad-skin days and that any imperfection has a solution, be it surgery or make-up. It pains me to say that even any male K-pop idol on the internet looks a hundred times better than I do on any other day. . ... Read more

W Korea picks their 7 fierce SME"s ladies

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W Korea picks their 7 fierce SME

W Korea Magazine selected seven fierce and confident ladies from SM Entertainment and have them shoot a rather unconventional pictorial.

The seven SM ladies to W Magazine”s liking are none other than actress Ho Ara, SNSD”s Seohyun, f(X) Amber and Krystal and Red Velvet”s Irene, Joy and Yeri. The ladies are all dashing in their own styles and personalities.. ... Read more

Lee Jong-suk from Korea-China to the Southern East

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Lee Jong-suk from Korea-China to the Southern East

Actor Lee Jong-suk is now modeling in South East Asia.

He”s been chosen to model for the global company Lock & Lock in Taiwan, Indonesia and Vietnam.

Lock & Lock plans on influencing its products to the younger generations by using Lee Jong-suk as its model. . ... Read more

Korean movie opening today 2015/03/25 in Korea

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Korean movie opening today 2015/03/25 in Korea

Korean movie opening today 2015/03/25 in Korea: “Twenty”

“Twenty” (2014)Directed by Lee Byeong-heon-IWith Kim Woo-bin, Junho, Kang Ha-neul, Jeong So-min, Lee Yoo-bi, Min Hyo-rin,…SynopsisA story about three friends who just turned twenty; an age where you can do whatever you want, love whoever you want with opportunities abroad. . ... Read more

Joo Won and Kim Young Kwang look like doubles in "W Korea"

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Joo Won and Kim Young Kwang look like doubles in

Actors Kim Young Kwang and Joo Won are handsome doppelgängers in a recent pictorial with “W Korea“!

 

Pictures from the upcoming April issue of “W Korea” were released in which the two actors went for similar looks in different shades of clean-cut blue suits and dark sunglasses. The shoot took place in Macau in front of St. Paul”s Church and Pousada de Coloane, creating a similar atmosphere that can be seen in a Hong Kong noir film. . ... Read more

"SNL Korea" features Amber

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K-pop singer Amber, a member of girl group f(x), will appear in the Korean version of “Saturday Night Live” as a main guest. According to tvN, which broadcasts “SNL Korea”, the episode featuring Amber will air on Saturday. ... Read more