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  • K-DRAMA FEATURE: 10 Best Historical Dramas

    September 27, 2014 @ 6:07 pm

    10 BEST HISTORICAL DRAMASHistorical dramas run the gamut from comedy to brutality, sometimes all in the same drama! Counter to the normal K-Drama, a historical drama can actually provide a little bit of education. While I won't pretend that 'The Night Watchman' or 'Book of the House of Gu' is real, they do have as their backdrop a real period in history, which can provide an interest in learning more about that era. They can also provide a rich v

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  • 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal' remade into a made-for-TV movie

    March 14, 2012 @ 4:08 am

    KBS 2TV's popular drama 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal' will be remade into a made-for-TV movie! The drama came away with seven different awards at the '2011 Korea Drama Awards' and was also the first Korean mini-series to advance in the '2012 New York Film Festival'. To celebrate its achievements, the drama will be re-edited into a two part movie. Unlike the drama, the movie will focus specifically on the relationship between Park Yoochun and P

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  • International fans choose 'Secret Garden' as their most favorite drama

    March 12, 2012 @ 8:28 am

    Last month, Arirang TV's 'Showbiz Korea' opened up a three week long poll on their official homepage that asked international netizens to pick their most favorite Korean drama. According to 2,024 international participants, the drama that won over the most hearts was none other than SBS's 'Secret Garden', which came in at first with 16.1% of the votes. Following in the 'Top 7' were 'Boys Over Flowers', 'You're Handsome' 'Coffee Prince',

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  • 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal' nominated for 'Best Mini-Series' for 2012 NY TV Festival

    February 7, 2012 @ 4:20 am

    Hit KBS 2TV drama series 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal' has been nominated for an award at the 2012 New York TV (NY TV) Festival under the Mini-Series category, and has a very good opportunity to win its very first international accolade. 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal' is a drama series that was based off a novel written by Jung Eun Kwol, the writer that wrote MBC TV's 'Moon-Sun' which currently boasts 40% of viewer ratings. The drama series first aire

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  • "Sungkyunkwan Scandal" to become a movie?

    September 10, 2011 @ 2:03 am

    Get ready 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal', fans -- the hit drama series will be making its return as a movie! QTV has compiled episodes from the immensely popular drama into a 2-hour movie called, 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal: The Movie'. The 20 episodes have been restructured and edited into a movie that will be aired for the first time on September 10th. 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal' was the first historical drama geared towards a younger audience with its

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  • Gaon Charts release chart rankings for the 1st week of August!

    August 11, 2011 @ 11:48 am

    The Gaon Chart is the national chart of South Korea, and is intended to be the equivalent of Oricon in Japan and Billboard in the United States. Check out the chart rankings for the 1st week of August below! === Gaon Chart National Digital Singles Ranking 1. 2NE1 - "Ugly" - 45,026,674 Points 2. miss A - "Goodbye Baby" - 33,535,771 Points 3. Leessang - "Grand Final" ft. Jung In & MC Nal Yoo - 29,076,912 Points 4. 2NE1

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  • KBS explains reasons behind the cancellation of JYJ's appearance on 'N7W'

    July 19, 2011 @ 11:21 pm

    KBS representatives recently explained the official reason behind the sudden cancellation of JYJ's appearance on KBS's 'Jeju 7 New Wonders of World KBS Special Live' that left JYJ and its many fans upset and confused. KBS officials told Sports  Korea, "Until the 3 members of JYJ finish their lawsuit with SM Entertainment, it will be difficult to appear on KBS." JYJ had planned to sing two songs on the stage, but on July 17th JYJ's agenc

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  • "SKK Scandal" actor Kang Sung Pil tests positive for marijuana

    January 30, 2011 @ 11:00 pm

    Two actors from the popular drama "Sungkyunkwan Scandal" are making headlines for unfortunate events today. Actor Kang Sung Pil, better known for his role as "Byung Choon" or the right-hand of "Jun Tae Soo", was revealed for his use of marijuana by Korean investigators. On KBS's 9 o'clock News, it was reported that through hair drug testing, the test came out positive for marijuana. On December 28th, the actor was summoned as a suspect

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  • "Sungkyunkwan Scandal" voted as #1 drama people want a sequel for

    January 26, 2011 @ 8:51 am

    Despite the immense popularity of SBS's "Secret Garden" this year, KBS's "Sungkyunkwan Scandal" was chosen to be the number one drama people hoped to see a sequel for. From January 18th to the 25th, community portal site DC Inside held a poll asking the question, "Please release a season 2, the anticipation has made me dizzy. What is the drama you would like to see a season 2 of?" The results of the survey showed that "Sungkyunkwan Scan

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  • Micky Yoochun says he would be up for 'Sungkyunkwan Scandal 2'

    January 17, 2011 @ 3:00 am

    Park Yoochun revealed that he would definitely be up for "Sungkyunkwan Scandal 2", if it ever came to be. The star confessed in a recent interview, "I would totally be up for it. I wish the four of us could star together." He expressed that he'd love to work once more with the 'SSK dream team' Park Min Young, Yoo Ah In, and Song Joong Ki. Yoochun also mused that if he had to change his role in the drama, he'd like to try 'Seol Go Bong'

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