Jung Yong Hwa Investigated for Insider Trading After Making Windfall on FNC Entertainment Signing Yoo Jae Suk

Bad news is either contagious or Korean celebs are particularly misbehaving these days. CNBLUE lead singer Jung Yong Hwa is under police investigation for insider trading, which sounds and is less dire than Park Yoochun being accused of multiple counts of rape, but it’s still illegal and one of those shady financial dealings like tax evasion that makes the average citizens blood boil. Jung Yong Hwa alleged pocketed an easy $175,000 US dollars in profits by trading his own agency FNC Entertainment stock last July 2015 when the share prices spiked the week top MC Yoo Jae Suk signed with the company. Jung Yong Hwa bought 21,000 shares of FNC stock at around $26 a share and sold it a week late for nearly $33 a share after the steep spike thanks to FNC landing the coup of signing Yoo Jae Suk. Continue reading

High Profile C-drama The Empress of China Gets Pulled Mid-airing to Scrub Excessive Cleavage Shots

The heavy hand of China’s SARFT strikes again in what is being called the equivalent of Cleavage-gate in the C-interwebs. It was an entertaining week of media speculation when the currently airing popular star-studded period C-drama The Empress of China … Continue reading

2013 Drama Reviews: A Year of Unexpected Dramas Both Real and Reel

I can’t say 2013 has been a great year for me on the personal front, and that sentiment extends to the drama offerings I’ve sampled this year. On the upside is a general feeling of acceptance and I don’t mean … Continue reading