Filming Begins for “Reply 1988,” Starring Go Kyung Pyo, Park Bo Gum, Girl’s Day Hyeri

The long-awaited followup to the “Reply” drama series, “Reply 1988,” has finally started filming. According to an entertainment industry insider on August 2, the drama started filming on its Uijeongbu set on July 31. The source stated to Daily Sports, “Shoots for family photo props and such were already wrapped up, and the official start…

BEAST Wins “Inkigayo” With Pre-Release Track “Gotta Go To Work,” Performances by A Pink, GOT7, and More

Congratulations to BEAST! BEAST took the win on the August 2 episode of SBS “Inkigayo” with their pre-release track “Gotta Go To Work.” Girls’ Generation‘s “Party” and A Pink‘s “Remember” were respectively second and third this week. It was an award that BEAST had not been expecting in the least. Lee Gikwang, wide-eyed, said during the acceptance speech,…

Lee Jong Hyun and Gong Seung Yeon Discuss How Many Children They Want on “We Got Married”

CNBLUE’s Lee Jong Hyun and Gong Seung Yeon recently discussed plans for children on the latest episode of “We Got Married,” aired on August 1. The couple visited a cafe run by Lee Jong Hyun’s older brother on the show, where Lee Jong Hyun told Gong Seung Yeon to fill out an application for a job….

San E Apologizes Following “Show Me the Money 4″ Elimination Controversy

Rapper San E has personally issued an apology following the recent “Show Me the Money 4” controversy regarding the initial elimination of rapper Black Nut from the competition. Previously, on the July 31 episode of the competition, Verbal Jint and San E eliminated Black Nut on the basis of him wearing sunglasses and failing to…

Kang Ji Young and Goo Hara’s Photos Used on Facebook Page Belittling Sewol Ferry Victims

In the wake of DSP Media’s recent declaration of legal action against netizens posting negative comments and rumors about its artists, it has been revealed that photos of Kara’s Goo Hara and former Kara member Kang Ji Young were used on a Facebook page dedicated to belittling the victims of the Sewol Ferry tragedy. According to…

Jokwon “Kkap Kwon” makes a return with extravagant moves from EXID’s “Up & Down”

The popular “Kkap Kwon” makes a return on the recent episode of SBS‘s Same Bed Different Dreams as he showed off his extremely emphasized dance moves of EXID‘s “Up & Down.” Aired on August 1st, a worried mother made an appearance on the show alongside her oldest son Kwak Gun and said, “My son keeps telling his…

Korea’s kimchi in danger of disappearing due to heavy competition from China

Kimchi is undoubtedly one of Korea’s cultural pride. According to the New York Times, Korea’s export of kimchi evaporated into thin air after China’s decision to reclassify the dish as pickled goods after it failed to meet the country’s strict import hygiene standards several years ago, effectively blocking it from being imported. South Korea’s kimchi trade…