Honey Lee Gets K-netizen Flack for Attending Parasite Cast Win Party and Posing with Director Bong Joon Ho’s Oscars

I can’t tell if K-netizens are being serious when they got mad at K-actress Honey Lee this week for literally being a supportive friend and fan to the cast of Academy Award winning movie Parasite. She was in Los Angeles, with good friend Gong Hyo Jin as well, so when the movie took home the major wins at this past weekend’s Oscars she got to celebrate with the cast and crew. She posted giddy fan girling pictures on her SNS showing her with the cast and one with her solo with Director Bong Joon Ho and holding his two Oscars. That’s so normal after the Oscars, from family, friends, and heck even just fans lucky enough to be around a winner to ask to hold it and take a commemorative picture. But Honey was lambasted for riding the coattails of the cast since she wasn’t in the movie and also for daring to hold Bong Joon Ho’s Oscars. She deleted the pictures and apologized. Damn it netizens, can you stop being dumbass wankers and just let people enjoy something that wasn’t wrong to begin with. And also Honey Lee starred in the second highest grossing K-movie of all time so she’s not a nobody but an A-list actress herself. Continue reading

2020 Weibo Awards a Wash of Pink and Blacks as C-actresses Continue Their Fashion Domination

The 2020 Weibo Awards, celebrating the 2019 year so perhaps the 2019 Weibo Awards would be more apt but it’s held this weekend in January 2020 so imma stick with this year, brought together China’s most popular stars and the … Continue reading

Critically Acclaimed TW-drama The World Between Us Wins Big at the 2019 Golden Bell Awards

This weekend was the 2019 Golden Bell Awards in Taiwan, their version of the Emmy’s feting the best of television for the year. The big winner was, not surprising at all, cable drama The World Between Us (Our Distance to … Continue reading

Bevy of Big Name K-stars Descend on Opening Night of 2019 Busan International Film Festival

Now this is more like it! The opening night red carpet of the 2019 Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) really delivered the wow factor with many famous names and faces showing up to support the local film industry. The big … Continue reading

Choi Soo Jong and Sky Castle Take Home Top Prizes at 2019 Korean Drama Awards

I found the nominees released last week for the 2019 Korean Drama Awards already super meh and now the winners mostly meh as well. The only worthwhile wins went to veteran leading man Choi Soo Jong for SBS hit weekend … Continue reading