Park Seo Joon Wins 2019 Asian Film Awards Rising Star Award

Some bright and positive news to share in an otherwise dreary March in 2019 so far coming out of K-ent. Actor Park Seo Joon has been given the Asian Film Awards 2019 Rising Star Award. This year is the 13th annual AFA presented by the Hong Long International Film Festival Society and honors the excellence of film professionals across Asian cinema. Park Seo Joon’s win is thanks to his performance and popularity in hit K-drama Why Secretary Kim, which really has legs outside of Korea as it’s one of the few Hallyu favorites from last year. Congrats to this humble and hardworking young man, he’s heading to HK to accept the award in the ceremony to be held mid-week. Continue reading

Popular Dramas and High Profile Stars Like Lee Byung Hun and Son Ye Jin Lead 2018 APAN Star Award Nominations

Following behind the nominations for the Korean Drama Awards come the nominations for the 2018 APAN Star Awards which is on its 6th year now. It’s skewed towards the popular more than elite selection metrics but as always an interesting … Continue reading