Young K-stars Out in Force to Support Park Seo Joon and Kang Ha Neul at VIP Premiere of Midnight Runners

The cool friends contingent was out in force to support the bromance cop antics movie Midnight Runners starring Park Seo Joon and Kang Ha Neul. The former is coming off a well-received turn in K-drama Fight My Way while the later is in the news thanks to prepping for military enlistment next month, so this movie is coming along at a great time for both young actors. This movie premiere skews much younger in the age bracket including idols and singers aplenty, and the big name attendees included Park Bo Gum, Kwang Soo sporting a hilarious new hair style, IU, and Kim Ji Won to stoke the fans of Fight My Way still shipping her with Park Seo Joon. The movie is about a pair of police academy recruits, with Park Seo Joon the action type while Kang Ha Neul is the bookworm, who find themselves in a kidnapping investigation and bumbling their way through. The trailer looks decently funny and hopefully the movie will do well enough for both to continue building on their recent successes. Continue reading

2016 Year End Awards Roundup From Big Three Networks Capped Off Drama Year

The 2016 year end K-drama awards for the big three networks came and went last weekend, smack dab in the middle of me heading off for my trans-pacific flight, taking said long flight, traveling back home from long flight, and … Continue reading

Song Joong Ki Takes Home Daesang at 2016 APAN Star Awards

It’s not exactly awards season yet in K-ent but the chips are falling as expected even for the one-off awards event such as the just held APAN Star Awards sponsored by the Daejeon Drama Festival. The big winner was Descendants … Continue reading

Yoona and Kim Soo Hyun Top the Vlinkage 2016 Most Popular Korean Male and Female Star List in China

After releasing the list of current most popular K-dramas in China, polling site Vlinkage is back with the Top 30 list of most popular Korean male and female stars, respectively. Some are long time regulars on any Korean star popularity … Continue reading