K-drama: News

27 May 2024

Netflix

Netflix's 'Atypical Family' ratings soar to new-high amid plot twists

Netflix's romantic comedy, Atypical Family, has experienced a resurgence in ratings as the second half of the season unfolds.

26 May 2024

Netflix

K-drama: Crime thriller 'Connection' outperforms Netflix's 'The Atypical Family'

Netflix's popular series, The Atypical Family, is witnessing a slump in ratings as the new South Korean crime thriller, Connection, takes the lead.

24 May 2024

K-Pop

Hyeri signs exclusive contract with Sublime Artist Agency

Sublime Artist Agency announced on Friday that Hyeri, a member of the popular K-pop group Girl's Day, has officially signed an exclusive contract with them.

23 May 2024

OTT releases

'Lovely Runner' reigns supreme on Viki for six weeks straight

The popular drama series Lovely Runner, featuring Byeon Woo-seok and Kim Hye-yoon, has been leading the global viewership charts on Rakuten Viki, a prominent OTT platform on which the K-drama has been airing.

23 May 2024

Netflix

Bae Suzy in talks for role in upcoming romance film

Reports on Thursday indicated that K-pop idol-turned-actor Bae Suzy (or simply Suzy) is being considered for a role in the forthcoming romance film 7:00pm Luncheon for the Broken Hearted.

22 May 2024

South Korea

'Lovely Runner' Episode 16 script moved Byeon Woo-seok to tears 

Byeon Woo-seok, captivating audiences with his role as Ryu Sun-jae in the ongoing K-drama Lovely Runner, is set to make a special guest appearance on the show You Quiz on the Block.

22 May 2024

South Korea

K-drama: Viewership surges for 'Lovely Runner'; 'Crash' hits record high

South Korean shows Lovely Runner and Crash have achieved record-breaking viewership ratings, according to Nielsen Korea.

22 May 2024

South Korea

Countdown to 'Lovely Runner' finale: Is happy ending in store

Since its April premiere, the K-drama series Lovely Runner—featuring Kim Hye-yoon and Byeon Woo-seok—has dominated ratings.

21 May 2024

South Korea

Son Ye-jin named 'Actor in Focus' at Bucheon Film Festival

The Bucheon International Fantastic Festival (BIFAN) has announced that South Korean actor Son Ye-jin will be the subject of this year's Actor Retrospective.

21 May 2024

South Korea

'Lovely Runner' star Kim Hye-yoon to appear on 'Whenever Possible'

Kim Hye-yoon, the leading actor in the K-drama Lovely Runner, is set to make a guest appearance on the SBS variety show Whenever Possible.

21 May 2024

Entertainment

Oh Na-ra confirmed for new K-drama 'I Trust You'

Actor Oh Na-ra has been confirmed to join the cast of the upcoming school K-drama I Trust You, as announced by her agency, Management AM9.

21 May 2024

Disney+

'Seoul Busters' unveils cast and premiere details

Disney+ announced the broadcast plans for its upcoming comedy crime series, Seoul Busters, on Tuesday.

21 May 2024

South Korea

'Lovely Runner's Lee Cheol-woo denies ties to Burning Sun scandal

Lee Cheol-woo, the actor currently starring in the ongoing K-drama Lovely Runner, has publicly denied any involvement in the notorious Burning Sun scandal.

21 May 2024

South Korea

K-drama ratings: 'Lovely Runner' holds top-spot, 'Crash' hits record high

The Monday-Tuesday drama ratings war is intensifying with tvN's Lovely Runner holding its lead and ENA's Crash reaching its highest ratings to date.

20 May 2024

Netflix

Kim Woo-bin, Bae Suzy reunite for Netflix supernatural rom-com K-drama

South Korean superstars Kim Woo-bin and Bae Suzy are reuniting for a new Netflix project, tentatively titled All the Love You Wish For.

19 May 2024

Netflix

K-drama: 'Atypical Family' dominates ratings, storms into Netflix's Top 10

The latest K-drama ratings report indicates a shift in viewership trends, with new shows gaining traction.

16 May 2024

South Korea

Jo Bo-ah considering starring opposite Kim Soo-hyun in 'Knock Off'

South Korean actor Jo Bo-ah is reportedly considering a lead role in the upcoming black comedy-drama series, Knock Off.

15 May 2024

South Korea

Yoo Ah-in drug trial: Actor was depressed, suicidal, testifies psychiatrist 

South Korean actor Yoo Ah-in, known for his performances in productions such as Burning, Six Flying Dragons, and Hellbound, is currently under investigation over allegations of illegal narcotics use.

14 May 2024

Entertainment

Cha Hak-yeon in talks for 'Labor Attorney Noh Moo Jin'

Cha Hak-yeon, popularly known by his stage name N, is reportedly considering a role in the upcoming K-drama Labor Attorney Noh Moo Jin.

14 May 2024

South Korea

Lee Sun-bin, Kang Tae-oh confirmed for 'Potato Research Institute'

South Korean actors Lee Sun-bin and Kang Tae-oh have been officially confirmed as the leads in the upcoming romantic comedy K-drama Potato Research Institute.

13 May 2024

South Korea

'The Outlaws': First Korean film series to hit 40M moviegoers

The Outlaws, a popular Korean film series featuring Ma Dong-seok, has set a new record by becoming the first Korean film series to surpass 40M viewers.

12 May 2024

South Korea

K-drama 'Midnight Romance in Hagwon' claims top spot in ratings

tvN's latest K-drama, The Midnight Romance in Hagwon, made a strong debut on Saturday.

12 May 2024

South Korea

'Dare to Love Me' new poster in sync with webtoon

KBS 2TV's forthcoming romantic comedy K-drama, Dare to Love Me, has unveiled a special poster in anticipation of its premiere on Monday (May 13).

08 May 2024

South Korea

Hyeri leaves Creative ING; was ex-beau Ryu Jun-yeol the reason

Lee Hyeri, the 30-year-old actor known for her role in the K-drama Reply 1988, has officially ended her professional relationship with talent management firm Creative ING.

08 May 2024

South Korea

'She's Different Day and Night': Rom-com K-drama gets first stills 

JTBC has released the first stills from its upcoming romantic comedy-drama, She's Different Day and Night.

08 May 2024

South Korea

Yoo Yeon-seok-Chae Soo-bin to lead 'The Number You Have Dialed'

A captivating new K-drama featuring Yoo Yeon-seok and Chae Soo-bin is coming your way!

05 May 2024

Netflix

Alliances and betrayals galore: All about Netflix's 'The 8 Show'

Netflix has released the main poster and trailer for its upcoming original series, The 8 Show, set to premiere on May 17.

01 May 2024

Netflix

Netflix greenlights S02 of hit K-drama 'Bloodhounds': What to expect

Netflix has officially announced the renewal of its popular K-drama series, Bloodhounds, for a second season.

30 Apr 2024

Entertainment

Star-studded cast revealed for JTBC's new rom-com drama

JTBC has officially unveiled the lead cast for its upcoming romantic comedy-drama, She's Different Day and Night.

30 Apr 2024

Netflix

Taeyeon joins the cast of Netflix's 'Zombie Bus 2'

K-pop sensation Taeyeon has officially joined the cast of Netflix's highly-anticipated original series Zombie Bus 2.

29 Apr 2024

Netflix

Memorable moments: Kim Ji-won discusses her 'Queen of Tears' character

Kim Ji-won, the star of the groundbreaking K-drama Queen of Tears, recently shared her experiences portraying the character Hong Hae-in.

29 Apr 2024

Netflix

'Queen of Tears' finale achieves highest viewership ratings for tvN

The final episode of tvN drama, Queen of Tears, has scripted history by achieving the highest viewership ratings ever for the South Korean network.

28 Apr 2024

South Korea

'Queen of Tears' sets new record with highest Saturday viewership

Popular ongoing K-drama Queen of Tears has achieved a new milestone by setting its highest Saturday viewership record just before the series finale on Sunday (April 28).

25 Apr 2024

South Korea

Gong Yoo, Song Hye-kyo in talks for new drama

South Korean acting heavyweights Gong Yoo and Song Hye-kyo are reportedly in talks for a new drama.

24 Apr 2024

South Korea

K-drama: 'The Fiery Priest' Season 2 confirmed with original cast

Fans of the popular K-drama The Fiery Priest can rejoice as the eagerly anticipated second season is on the way!

23 Apr 2024

South Korea

South Korean actor Lee Joo-bin to star in 'Guardians'

South Korean actor Lee Joo-bin, acclaimed for her performance in the ongoing blockbuster show Queen of Tears, is set to lead the cast of a new crime K-drama called Guardians.

23 Apr 2024

K-Pop

Apink's Yoon Bomi and producer Rado confirm their relationship

Yoon Bomi, a member of the popular K-pop group Apink, and Rado, a renowned producer from Black Eyed Pilseung, have officially confirmed their romantic relationship.

21 Apr 2024

South Korea

Unbeatable! 'Queen of Tears' holds top spot for seventh week

The K-drama Queen of Tears, starring Kim Soo-hyun and Kim Ji-won, has maintained its stronghold on weekly ratings for the seventh consecutive week.

16 Apr 2024

Entertainment

Oh Yun-soo joins Han Suk-kyu in K-drama; reunion after 31yrs

Actor Oh Yun-soo is set to reunite with colleague Han Suk-kyu in the forthcoming MBC drama Such a Close Traitor, marking their first collaboration in 31 years.

15 Apr 2024

Celebrity

'Queen of Tears' surpasses 'Goblin' in tvN viewership ratings

The romantic K-drama Queen of Tears, starring Kim Soo-hyun and Kim Ji-won has achieved a significant milestone.

14 Apr 2024

Netflix

K-drama: 'Queen of Tears' hits ratings high; Netflix position slips

The ongoing K-drama Queen of Tears—starring Kim Soo-hyun and Kim Ji-won—has reached a new high in its Saturday viewership.

06 Apr 2024

South Korea

'I feel good': Hyeri speaks after ex-beau Ryu Jun-yeol's breakup

Renowned K-drama actor Lee Hyeri has finally broken her silence on the highly publicized breakup of fellow actors Han So-hee and Ryu Jun-yeol.

04 Apr 2024

Celebrity

Jeon Jong-seo's agency refutes school bullying allegations; announces legal action

Renowned actor Jeon Jong-seo, known for her role in Wedding Impossible, is currently embroiled in school bullying allegations.

02 Apr 2024

Disney+

Disney+ announces premiere date for political K-drama 'Uncle Samsik'

Disney+ has revealed the premiere date for its forthcoming political K-drama, Uncle Samsik.

02 Apr 2024

Celebrity

Lee Byung-hun and Son Ye-jin considering Park Chan-wook's upcoming thriller

Renowned South Korean actors Lee Byung-hun and Son Ye-jin are reportedly considering roles in an upcoming thriller, reported Korean media on Tuesday.

01 Apr 2024

Celebrity

Song Kang bids farewell before military enlistment; pens heartfelt letter

South Korean actor Song Kang, known for his role in Beautiful Vampire, has written a heartfelt handwritten letter to his fans ahead of his military enlistment.

30 Mar 2024

South Korea

Han So-hee and Ryu Jun-yeol confirm breakup following brief relationship

The dating drama has finally come to an end!

29 Mar 2024

Celebrity

Han So-hee apologizes for social-media drama involving Hyeri, Ryu Jun-yeol

South Korean actor Han So-hee recently found herself embroiled in a social media controversy.

27 Mar 2024

South Korea

Late 'Parasite' actor Lee Sun-kyun's father dies amid legal battle

The father of the late South Korean actor Lee Sun-kyun has passed away, leaving family and friends in deep sorrow. No cause of death was provided.

25 Mar 2024

Relationships

'Crash Course in Romance's Lee Chae-min, Ryu Da-in are dating!

Lee Chae-min and Ryu Da-in, stars of the smash-hit 2023 K-drama Crash Course in Romance, are confirmed to be dating.

24 Mar 2024

South Korea

Kim Soo-hyun, Kim Sae-ron's dating rumors dismissed by his agency

Rumors of a budding romance between Queen of Tears star Kim Soo-hyun and Secret Healer actor Kim Sae-ron were recently ignited after a private moment between them surfaced on social media.