K-ENTERTAINMENT NEWS 

Manny Pacquiao Will Guest On Running Man

According to Korean media outlets on October 6, Boxing Legend, Manny Pacquiao is set to appear on SBS’ popular variety show, Running Man, to meet Korean viewers and fans. Manny Pacquiao will be visiting South Korea on the 10th. In addition to planning various activities, he will pay a visit to the show to welcome the boxing legend. Running Man is a variety show where challenges and races are played among the member. The show has been inviting foreign big stars such as Ryan Reynolds and Tom Cruise. The race…

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K-ENTERTAINMENT K-EVENTS NEWS 

A True Superstar At Her First Solo Concert: Jessi’s Zoom In Manila

It was a feeling like no other for Jessi and her Filipino fans during Zoom In Manila on September 29; marking her first solo concert as an artist and fans witnessing a K-Pop concert like no other. Known as the “different type of beast” in South Korea for her personality and confidence on stage, but in her first ever solo concert, Jessi proved that she is more than just a beast; she has defined what it takes to be a real superstar. The excitement hiked up fast as the heart-beating…

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K-ENTERTAINMENT NEWS 

Scary Moments in K-Pop That Will Make You Question Fan Culture

It’s not always a bright sunny day in K-Pop, and we know that! No matter how glitzy and glam the K-Pop industry is, it has creepy and scary moments. Below are just some of the scariest moments and creepy fan encounters that happened in the industry. ATEEZ Experiencing Racism at The Airport When ATEEZ landed in Saudi Arabia, an unnamed individual hurled racist slurs and made statements toward ATEEZ. The individual also recorded ATEEZ making racial statements and posted it to his TikTok account. The video quickly went viral, attracting…

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K-LIFESTYLE NEWS 

Why You Should Learn Korean if You’re a Hallyu fan

You have been asked once in your life why you stan these Korean stars when you don’t understand their language, and admit it or not, the language barrier is real! Taking up Korean for self-improvement could be a great challenge for you! Here are just some of the benefits and opportunities that come with learning the language! Learning the Korean Culture in Depth The Korean content always does have translations but often doesn’t have the exact meaning or can’t be accurate. Learning the Korean language can help you have a…

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NEWS 

Why Jessi Is Not Your Ordinary K-Pop Star

“Who are you to judge me? We’re not a team. This is a competition.” The line that gave birth to a star. Jessi has left a lasting influence on Korea since then. The K-Pop star has broken so many standards which made her stand out from the crowd. The K-Pop scene has never seen a performer quite like Jessi, based on her personality and attitude on stage; a breath of fresh air! Here are some of the reasons why Jessi isn’t your typical K-Pop star.   Sets Her Own Standards!…

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K-ENTERTAINMENT NEWS 

Upcoming Iconic Pairings Hitting The Theaters

The Korean film industry is really back! The stellar line up for the upcoming films will leave you breathless as your favorite Korean stars gather for mega projects! Here are the films you should watch out for! Yum Jung Ah, Ryu Seung Ryong, Ong Seong Woo and Park Se wan The first jukebox musical film in South Korea depicts a woman named Se Yeon, played by Yum Jung Ah, who asks her husband to find her first love as a birthday present, and Jin Bong to be played by Ryu…

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K-ENTERTAINMENT NEWS 

“Dr.Romantic 3” Announces Its Main Leads!

“Dr. Romantic 3” confirmed its production team and main cast lineup! SBS announced on September 15 that Han Seok Kyu, Ahn Hyo Seop, and Lee Sung Kyung will reunite for the upcoming third season of “Dr. Romantic.” The three main leads will also work once again with director Yoo In Shik and writer Kang Eun Kyung. The first season of the drama, “Dr. Romantic” led by Han Seok Kyu, Yoo Yeon Seok, and Seo Hyun Jin, was a huge success with a high rating of 27.6%. The second season that…

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NEWS 

Kang Tae Oh Announces Military Enlistment

Kang Tae Oh has announced his plans to enlist in the military. On August 31, Kang Tae Oh announced his enlistment date through his online fan meeting ‘TikTok Stage Connect: SweeTaeOh’. He said, “I received a notification one day,” he said. “I received a call from the country. The enlistment date will be on September 20, and I am going to do my military duty.” He added, “Nevertheless, thank you to the fans who have been waiting for me.” Kang Tae Oh immediately became a trend after his appearance on ‘Extraordinary…

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Flood Aftermath: No More Semi-Basements in Seoul

In August, Seoul, South Korea experienced the worst storm to lash the capital in more than a century. The Seoul Metropolitan Government phased out the use of semi-basements as dwellings after families living in semi-basement flats were killed due to the torrential rains and flooding. Seoul and its surrounding cities experienced record-breaking rainfall for two straight days resulting in 10 death and 8 missings. Thousands of establishments, cars, and farmlands were also waterlogged and mud-covered. The city would no longer issue new permits for basement or semi-basement residential and would…

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Jang Dong Yoon, Seol In Ah, and Chu Young Woo To Star In A Period Drama

Jang Dong Yoon, Seol In Ah, and Chu Young Woo will be together for an upcoming drama! On August 31, KBS‘ new drama ‘Oasis’ announced that actors Jang Dong Yoon, Seol In Ah, and Chu Young Woo have been cast as the lead roles of Lee Doo Hak, Oh Jeong Jin, and Choi Cheol Woong. The said drama will be written by Jung Hyung Soo and directed by Han hee. It is scheduled to air in the first half of 2023. Lee Doo Hak, played by Jang Dong Yoon, is…

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