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“Itaewon Class” Becomes 2nd Highest-Rated Drama In JTBC History After “SKY Castle”

Just eight episodes into its run, “Itaewon Class” is already making JTBC history! In the weeks since its premiere last month, the hit drama starring Park Seo Joon—an adaptation of the popular webtoon of the same name—has reached a new all-time high in viewership ratings with each new episode. The latest episode proved no exception: according […]

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BLACKPINK’s Jennie’s fansite bumps into Lisa and releases an apology letter later

BLACKPINK‘s Jennie‘s fansite bumped into Lisa and released an apology letter. On February 22, BLACKPINK returned to Korea via Incheon International Airport after finishing ‘BLACKPINK 2019-2020 World Tour in Your Area in Japan’. When Lisa was claiming her baggage, someone bumped into Lisa while taking a picture. someone bumped into lisa…. pic.twitter.com/MqRLijpXCn — FL 💜 (@_fluffylisa) February 22, 2020 Later, it […]

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South Korea becomes most infected country outside China for coronavirus

The rate of coronavirus infections in China continued to drop Thursday, but flare-ups elsewhere turned a thriving South Korean city into a ghost town and Japan said two elderly passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship died as a result of their infections, raising fears about the bug’s global reach. Daegu, a city in southeastern […]

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IZ*ONE’s Eunbi to take hiatus after ‘Inkigayo’ due to health concerns

IZ*ONE‘s Eunbi will be taking a hiatus due to health concerns. ‘Produce 48‘ project group IZ*ONE recently made their long-awaited comeback with “Fiesta“ despite facing the show’s vote-rigging controversy, but it looks like Eunbi won’t be able to join them for the rest of their promotions. On February 22, Off the Record Entertainment announced that she’ll be taking a hiatus after the upcoming […]

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3 Questions That Will Be Answered In The Final Episode Of “Touch”

“Touch” is coming to an end! The romantic comedy is about a broke makeup artist named Cha Jung Hyuk (Joo Sang Wook) and a failed idol trainee named Han Soo Yeon (Kim Bo Ra) as they work to find new dreams in life together. Spoilers With only one episode left, the drama released three key questions […]

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Watch: Park Seo Joon Gets Easily Distracted While Filming “Itaewon Class”

JTBC’s “Itaewon Class” has released a new making-of video! The video starts off with Park Seo Joon, Kim Da Mi, and Kwon Nara rehearsing the scene where Kim Da Mi blocks Kwon Nara from kissing Park Seo Joon. The three actors discuss their positions and lines with the director and practice the scene several times to make it […]

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Joo Ji Hoon + Kim Hye Soo’s New Drama “Hyena” Premieres To Strong Ratings; “Itaewon Class” Hits New All-Time High

SBS’s “Hyena” is off to a promising start! According to Nielsen Korea, the February 21 premiere of the new drama starring Joo Ji Hoon and Kim Hye Soo scored average nationwide ratings of 7.7 percent and 10.3 percent for its two parts. Although “Hyena” wasn’t able to live up to the 19.1 percent finale ratings achieved by “Stove League” […]

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Lee Se Jin Joins Cast Of Jung Hae In And Chae Soo Bin’s New Drama In First Official TV Role

Actor and former “Produce X 101” contestant Lee Se Jin has joined the cast of tvN’s new Monday-Tuesday drama “A Piece of Your Mind.” On February 21, a source from Lee Se Jin’s agency, iMe Korea, said, “He has been cast as the younger version of Kang In Wook in ‘A Piece of Your Mind.’” “A Piece […]

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Kim Hye Soo And Joo Ji Hoon Share What It’s Like To Work Together On “Hyena”

On February 21, SBS’s upcoming Friday-Saturday drama “Hyena” held a press conference via livestream broadcast. Lead actors Kim Hye Soo and Joo Ji Hoon and director Jang Tae Yoo were in attendance. “Hyena” tells the story of fiercely cutthroat lawyers who use their knowledge of the law to pursue dreams of wealth. Joo Ji Hoon plays Yoon Hee Jae, an […]

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Kim Jung Hyun Discusses The Fate Of His Character In tvN’s “Crash Landing On You”

Kim Jung Hyun recently sat down for an interview to discuss what happened to his character at the end of tvN’s hit drama “Crash Landing on You.” “Crash Landing on You” told the story of Yoon Se Ri (Son Ye Jin), a wealthy South Korean heiress who is forced to make an emergency landing in North […]

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Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun, Go Kyung Pyo, And Kim Hyo Jin Confirmed To Star In New JTBC Drama

Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun, Go Kyung Pyo, and Kim Hyo Jin are confirmed to star in the upcoming JTBC drama “Private Life” (literal title)! “Private Life” is about a con artist who unintentionally gets involved in private matters on a national scale and competes against massive corporations. Seohyun is confirmed to play Cha Joo Eun, a con artist who chooses to commit fraud […]

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Apink’s Son Naeun And Lee Ji Hoon Confirmed To Join Seo Ji Hye And Song Seung Heon In New Romance Drama

Apink’s Son Naeun and Lee Ji Hoon will be joining Seo Ji Hye and Song Seung Heon in the upcoming MBC Monday-Tuesday drama “Shall We Eat Dinner Together?” (literal title). Based on a webtoon of the same name, “Shall We Eat Dinner Together?” will tell the love story of a man and a woman who have grown jaded about romance after experiencing […]

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“Mister Trot” Surpasses 30 Percent In Ratings, Breaks Cable Viewership Record Again

TV Chosun’s “Mister Trot” has broken its own record again! According to Nielsen Korea, the February 20 broadcast of the audition program recorded average nationwide viewership of 26.6 and 30.4 percent, surpassing the 30 percent mark for the first time and breaking its own record — by nearly two points — for highest viewership ever achieved by a […]

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EXID’s Hani, Hwang Seong Eon, And More Share Final Thoughts On “XX”

The actors of “XX” bid farewell to their drama. Co-produced by MBC and Playlist, “XX” is a web drama that achieved 10 million views during its run. The cast shared their thoughts before the airing of the final episode. EXID’s Hani appeared as Yoon Nana, a refreshing character who took a firm stance against cheaters. […]

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Watch: “Dr. Romantic 2” Cast Enjoys Teasing Each Other While Filming

SBS’s “Dr. Romantic 2” has released a new making-of video! In the new video, the cast can be seen having fun on the drama set. While waiting to film, Lee Sung Kyung, Bora, and Jung Ji Ahn can’t stop teasing Kim Min Jae, who becomes flustered and asks, “What’s wrong with them?” Lee Sung Kyung suddenly requests that Kim […]

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“Itaewon Class” Cast Members Are Both Fun And Serious On Set

On February 20, JTBC’s “Itaewon Class” released new behind-the-scenes photos! The series has already surpassed 10 percent in viewership ratings and continues to set new personal bests. At the center of the drama are actors who add power to the plot as they portray their unique characters. Behind-the-scenes, Park Seo Joon monitored his acting with full concentration while Kim Da Mi focused […]

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Kyung Soo Jin In Talks Along With Yoon Shi Yoon For New OCN Drama

Kyung Soo Jin may be taking the lead female role in a new OCN drama titled “Train” (working title)! “Train” is a sci-fi melodrama about a man who loses his love to a serial killer and therefore tries to protect her in a parallel universe where she’s still alive. On February 20, Sports Kyunghang reported that […]

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Hwang Jung Min To Make First Drama Comeback In 8 Years

Actor Hwang Jung Min will be starring in his first drama in eight years! On February 20, KeyEast Entertainment stated, “Hwang Jung Min will be playing the lead role of Han Joon Hyuk in the upcoming JTBC drama ‘Hush’ (working title), which KeyEast is producing.” “Hush” is an office drama about newspaper reporters and their everyday struggles, problems, […]

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“Forest” Holds On To No. 1 In Its Time Slot Despite Slight Dip In Viewership Ratings

“Forest” continues to top the viewership ratings for Wednesday night dramas! According to Nielsen Korea, the February 19 episode of KBS’s “Forest” recorded average nationwide ratings of 5.5 percent in the first half and 6.2 percent in the second half. This is a slight decrease from last week’s 7.4 percent, but high enough to put […]

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Yang Se Jong Enthusiastically Takes On Special Appearance In “Dr. Romantic 2”

Yang Se Jong will be making his triumphant return to Dol Dam Hospital for the first time in four years. On February 19, agency Good People Entertainment released behind-the-scenes photos from Yang Se Jong’s special appearance shoot on “Dr. Romantic 2.” It was previously confirmed that the actor would be making a special cameo in the sequel of “Dr. […]