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Korean-American John Cho talks about working as an Asian actor in Hollywood

Korean-American John Cho talks about working as an Asian actor in Hollywood

John Cho, of Harold and Kumar and the Star Trek franchise fame, talks about racism, North Korea, his new series Selfie, and some fun facts about himself in his Reddit AMA.

On Racism and Asian American roles:

I experienced racism, and in my professional life, I try to take roles (and have always tried to take roles) that don’t fall within the parameters of any Asian stereotype.

Cho declined doing an accent in “Big Fat Liar” because “I quietly thought to myself, ‘I don’t want to do this role in a kid’s comedy, with an accent, because I don’t want young people laughing at an accent inadvertently,’” Cho said. Director Shawn Levy was understanding of his position and redeveloped his character without an accent. ...

How hard Korean actor tried when playing classical musician

How hard Korean actor tried when playing classical musician

For a normal actor, the mission of playing a classical musician is really a hard challenge. Even if the actor can play a classical instrument, it’s unlikely that she/he can play the musical instrument professionally at the performance level their characters are said to have achieved.

Recently, audience has gotten familiar with new image of Joo Won in the drama “Cantabile Tomorrow”. In this movie, he plays the role of Cha Yoo Jin, who is the perfectionist music student embracing the dream of becoming a famous conductor. According to the requirement of the plot, Joo Won has to play the violin and piano....

Actor Jin Goo Gets Married To Non-Celebrity Girlfriend

Actor Jin Goo Gets Married To Non-Celebrity Girlfriend

 

Actor Jin Goo, 34, who currently stars in the blockbuster hit “Roaring Currents,” was married this weekend in a private ceremony.

He and his non-celebrity girlfriend married at a closed-door ceremony in the Gangnam district of Seoul. His bride is an office worker, who is four years younger than he is. There was no press conference.

Jin Goo met his new bride a year ago but it took him a while to work up the courage to express his feelings and ask her out....

Actor Gong Yoo to Star in a Music Video for the First Time in 13 Years

Actor Gong Yoo to Star in a Music Video for the First Time in 13 Years

It has been revealed that actor Gong Yoo will be starring in a music video for the first time in 13 years. The music video is for singer Kim Dong Ryul’s upcoming comeback in early-October with a brand new full-length album.

On September 14, a music industry rep shared that Gong Yoo wrapped up shooting the music video for the title song of Kim Dong Ryul’s new album at the end of August. Since the actor’s debut in 2001, he has received countless ‘love calls’ to be featured in music videos but was always hesitant to accept. However, it is being reported that Gong Yoo gladly made the decision to appear in this particular music video, as he has always been a big fan of the singer. ...

"Flowers" actor denies girlfriend abuse

"Flowers" actor denies girlfriend abuse

Kim Hyun-joong“s agency has denied some of the abuse allegations made by the singer-actor”s girlfriend.

On Friday, the girlfriend of the “Boys over Flowers” star reportedly filed a police complaint charging that the entertainer had repeatedly beaten her over the course of several months. Some media also reported that she claimed one altercation had left her with a broken rib.

Kim”s agency, Key East, said that the two had physically fought after a few serious quarrels, but denied that there had been numerous occasions where violence occurred over two months. ...

Actor Park Gun Hyung to Marry Non-Celebrity Girlfriend This October

Actor Park Gun Hyung to Marry Non-Celebrity Girlfriend This October

On August 8, actor Park Gun Hyung’s agency, Namoo Actors, announced that the actor will be getting married this October 20, to a non-celebrity who is 11 years his junior. It has been revealed that the two of them first met in 2012 and have decided on marriage after dating for two years.

A representative of the agency shared, “The bride-to-be is 11 years younger than Park Gun Hyung, and is an ordinary office worker, so he was even more careful about announcing their plans of marriage. [The actor] asks for understanding with a generous heart. Please show warm support for Park Gun Hyung, who will be starting a new period of his life.” ...

Actor Jang Geun Suk’s Reps Deny Dating Rumors with Non-Celebrity Girlfriend

Actor Jang Geun Suk’s Reps Deny Dating Rumors with Non-Celebrity Girlfriend

On August 7, a representative of actor Jang Geun Suk’s agency told OSEN, “Reports of Jang Geun Suk dating are false. [These rumors] are absolutely groundless.”

Earlier today, a Japanese magazine reported that Jang Geun Suk is currently in a relationship with a non-celebrity who is eight years his junior, based on information passed on to them by a source from the Korean entertainment industry.

According to this particular report, the non-celebrity girlfriend is the owner of an online shopping mall who possesses beautiful looks and a slender figure. They stated that the actor and his alleged girlfriend met in the spring of 2012, after being introduced by a mutual friend, and also claimed that the two officially began dating in April of this year. ...

Korean actress Chae Rim and Chinese actor Gao Zi Qi to marry in October

Korean actress Chae Rim and Chinese actor Gao Zi Qi to marry in October

On July 23, due to various telephone inquiries, Chae Rim“s agency Sidus HQ released an official announcement that Chae Rim and Chinese actor Gao Zi Qi decided to get married on upcoming October 14th. 
As revealed, Chae Rim and Gao Zi Qi will hold two wedding ceremonies, the first is in China on October 14th with a small number of family members and acquaintances attending. On the 23rd, the couple will hold a traditional Korean wedding at Samcheonggak, a Korean restaurant on Mount Bugak. Seoul as a private ceremony. 
Chae Rim and Gao Zi Qi appeared as a married couple in the 30-episode CCTV drama “Li Family” last year and admitted their romance in March 2014. Korean and Chinese fans’ are happy to congratulate them on becoming a beautiful international couple.
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Actor Lee Jung Jae Discusses His Korean Film Career At The NYAFF Press Conference

Actor Lee Jung Jae Discusses His Korean Film Career At The NYAFF Press Conference

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Actor Lee Jung Jae provided an interesting perspective on Korean film during his press conference.

Korean Actor in Focus Lee Jung Jae was present for a New York Asian Film Festival press conference on July 7.

He thanked the New York Asian Film Festival organizers for choosing him as Korean Actor In Focus for NYAFF 2014. Lee Jung Jae also expressed his gratitude to those who are currently working to introduce Korean films to audiences within the United States....

2PM's Nichkhun Wants To Mature As An Actor In China As He Prepares For Upcoming Korean And Chinese Drama

2PM's Nichkhun Wants To Mature As An Actor In China As He Prepares For Upcoming Korean And Chinese Drama

2PM”s Nichkhun attended the press conference for his upcoming Korean and Chinese drama titled, “One and a Half Summer” on June 16th in Shanghai, China.

According to several Chinese news media on June 17th, the director stated that Nichkhun”s upcoming drama is going to be much better than “You Who Came From The Stars.”

Recently, Korean dramas have been gaining tremendous popularity in China and Korean stars are starting to look to the Chinese market to expand their horizons....