• Chairman of the Korea Rescue Alliance reveal Hong Ga Hye backed away when he tried to approach her

    April 20, 2014 @ 1:38 pm

    Hong Ga Hye had disappeared after she pretended to be a rescue diver and was later discovered to have at one point pretended to be a relative of Hwayoung. Previously, Jeonnam Provincial Police Agency's criminal investigation intelligence unit revealed on April 18, "On the marine's charges of defamation, we were going to summon Hong Ga Hye for investigation, but she stopped all contact in the afternoon and has disappeared." Now, Chairman Jung Don

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  • KBS cancels more variety programs for the upcoming week

    April 20, 2014 @ 12:38 pm

    In light of the continuing Sewol tragedy, KBS has made a decision to continue its preemption of the network's variety shows for the upcoming week.Most variety shows will be affected by the decision, including late-night weekday variety programs such as 'Hello Counselor'  on Monday, 'Our Neighborhood Arts and Education' on Tuesday and 'Happy Together' on Thursday.The variety outage will continue into the weekend of April 26-27, with no new episode

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  • How is former A Pink member Yookyung doing since her departure?

    April 20, 2014 @ 11:38 am

    Former A Pink member Yookyung resurfaced recently, and her fans were happy to see her again since her departure almost exactly one year ago.The photo was posted to an online community earlier today. She seems to be as happy and cheerful as ever, making an aegyo-filled pose for the camera with her friend!Yookyung is currently focusing on her studies and it remains to be seen if she will ever make a comeback, either as an idol or in another capacit

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  • An IU fan revealed to be one of the students safely rescued from Sewol

    April 20, 2014 @ 10:38 am

    An IU fan has been revealed to be one of the students rescued from the Sewol.A student at IU's fancafe created a post titled 'Jeju Island lulu lala' on the 15th. It read, "I'm on my way there on a boat on a school trip!!!! I'm so excited kekekeke. Everyone in Yooaena, have you been?!!! I'm on a boat right now, but of course I'm thinking about [IU]...ㅠㅠ ♥♥ I can't help but keep thinking about her!!!! Now I have to sleep, so good night!!!

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  • Akdong Musician maintains their position on top of the charts with '200%'

    April 20, 2014 @ 2:52 am

    Akdong Musician seems to have solidified their title as the next 'monster rookies' with a monster showing with '200%'!The song has yet to let go of its vice-grip on top of the charts, staying at the #1 position for two weeks straight! The track has maintained its lead on six real-time charts, including Melon, Olleh, Genie, Daum, Naver, and Monkey3.Released on the 7th, AkMu's first album seems to be a solid hit. How many times have you hit the rep

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  • Arrest warrant issued for Hong Ga Hye after false news interview

    April 20, 2014 @ 1:52 am

    The police has issued an arrest warrant for Hong Ga Hye, the woman who falsely claimed to be a rescue scuba diver and held an interview where she gave out untrue information, as well as posing as Hwayoung's cousin in T-ara's bullying scandal.The Jeonnam Provincial Police Agency issued the warrant earlier today. The woman in question had spread misinformation in a televised interview, claiming that divers had communicated with people within the sh

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  • Lee Jung to postpone his concert 'Together' to pay respect to families of the Sewol disaster

    April 20, 2014 @ 12:24 am

    Singer Lee Jung will be postponing his concert 'Together'.His concert personnel said, "Because of the deep sadness from the Sewol sinking, the 2014 concert 'Together' that was set for May 17th-18th has been postponed." Lee Jung also tweeted, "My 2nd concert that was planned for the 17th-18th will be canceled and postponed. I'm planning to lend my strength for mourning and a miracle. God bless."The concert was going to be all live with a 7-member

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  • 'Very Good Days' drops in ratings despite being the only drama to air on Saturday

    April 19, 2014 @ 11:23 pm

    KBS 2TV's 'Very Good Days' was the only drama to air on Saturday.However, understandably in light of the Sewol ferry incident, the drama dropped 4.7% in terms of ratings, down to 19.4% from 24.1% last week. During the episode, Taecyeon shared shocking news with the two child actors Hong Hwa Ri and Choi Kwon Soo. 'Very Good Days' will be airing again on Sunday during its normal times, and will be again the only drama to air while M

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  • The number of Korean moviegoers drop severely in light of the Sewol incident

    April 19, 2014 @ 10:22 pm

    The Sewol sinking has hit the movie industry as well.The number of moviegoers on Saturday the 19th, as compared to previous weekends and previous years, has been cut severely. Last week on the 12th, almost 500,000 people were watching movies, including Hollywood movies such as 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' and Korean movies such as 'Wandering Blade'. The number is already small, because 'Captain America' has been out for some time, and Ap

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  • Kang Ha Neul explains the reason for his back-to-back filming schedule and reveals he's a fan of Jung Woo

    April 19, 2014 @ 9:22 pm

    Kang Ha Neul is one of several rising actors these days who has been keeping himself busy with back-to-back productions, but he explained that he keeps himself busy because he wants to and not because he has to, and revealed he's also a fan of 'Reply 1994's Jung Woo! During his recent interview with OSEN, Kang Ha Neul, who made a two-episode cameo on 'Angel Eyes' on top of his two upcoming films, shared, "People misunderstand and ask if my

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