• Kim Yoo-jung to make return to TV with new drama
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    Staff Writer, Singapore

    Kim Yoo-jung to make return to TV with new drama

    South Korean actress Kim Yoo-jung is set to make a much-anticipated return to the small screen with an upcoming drama tentatively titled “Clean With Passion For Now”.

  • Bid to block illegal streaming website rejected by Singapore High Court
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    Elizabeth Tong

    Bid to block illegal streaming website rejected by Singapore High Court

    The request by a Hong Kong-based pay-TV service operator to block website Dramanice for illegal streaming of Korean TV dramas was rejected by the Singapore High Court on Thursday (3 August).

  • McDonald's Malaysia's K-drama ads for the Spicy Korean Burger are hilarious
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    Elizabeth Tong

    McDonald's Malaysia's K-drama ads for the Spicy Korean Burger are hilarious

    McDonald’s in Malaysia has been cashing in on the love for Korean dramas by creating hilarious ads for their new Spicy Korean Burger. Launched on Tuesday (25 July, the same Singaporeans mourned the end of the Nasi Lemak Burger), the Spicy Korean Burger has a kimchi-seasoned beef patty, mixed vegetables, grilled onions and cheese in a charcoal bun. To promote the burger, McDonald’s Malaysia released three posters with titles that are a play on popular Korean drama titles, “Descendants of the Sun”, “My Love From The Stars” and “Boys Over Flowers”.

  • Korean actress Lee Sung-kyung to visit Singapore on 20 May
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    Elizabeth Tong

    Korean actress Lee Sung-kyung to visit Singapore on 20 May

    Popular Korean model-actress Lee Sung-kyung will be in Singapore for a promotional event for Korean beauty and cosmetics brand Laneige on 20 May 2017.

  • Fans tease ‘Strong Woman Do Bong-soon’ stars at Korea Travel Fair in Singapore
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    Elizabeth Tong

    Fans tease ‘Strong Woman Do Bong-soon’ stars at Korea Travel Fair in Singapore

    Fans of popular Korean drama “Strong Woman Do Bong-soon” gathered around the Plaza Singapura atrium on Saturday (29 April) to meet main leads Park Hyung-sik and Park Bo-young.

  • ‘My Sassy Girl’ drama to be broadcast in Singapore same time as Korea
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    Elizabeth Tong

    ‘My Sassy Girl’ drama to be broadcast in Singapore same time as Korea

    Singapore viewers eyeing the Korean drama remake of the 2001 box-office hit "My Sassy Girl" will be able to catch the premiere on 29 May at the same time it airs in South Korea.

  • Lee Joon-gi throws concert-like fanmeet in Singapore at Sentosa Golf Club
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    Elizabeth Tong

    Lee Joon-gi throws concert-like fanmeet in Singapore at Sentosa Golf Club

    When South Korean actor-singer, Lee Joon-gi promised to deliver a “concert-like fan meeting” in Singapore, he wasn’t joking. Lee Joon Gi performed a cover of TT, a hit song by popular K-pop girl group, TWICE. The 34-year-old’s first fan meeting in Singapore is part of his “Thank You” Asia Tour, and also the headline act for HSBC Women’s Champions music festival.

  • 1,500 more seats added to Park Bo-gum's Singapore fan meet
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    Elizabeth Tong

    1,500 more seats added to Park Bo-gum's Singapore fan meet

    All 2,000 tickets to Korean heartthrob Park Bo-gum’s first fan meeting in Singapore sold out within three hours, organisers of the event said on Thursday (8 December). Additionally, an extra 1,500 more seats across all three ticket categories have been made available to meet the overwhelming response. This will be Park Bo-gum’s first visit to Singapore, and the announcement of the fan meet was met with much fanfare.

  • Tickets for Park Bo-gum's fan meet in Singapore to start at $158
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    Elizabeth Tong

    Tickets for Park Bo-gum's fan meet in Singapore to start at $158

    UnUsUaL Entertainment has announced the details for Korean heartthrob Park Bo-gum’s first fan meeting in Singapore, which takes place on 18 Feb 2017 at The Star Theatre, The Star Performing Arts Centre at 6pm. Tickets are also available at the Singapore Indoor Stadium Box Office, The Star Performing Arts Centre Box Office and all SingPost outlets.

  • Entertainment Digest - 6th July
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    Viu Singapore

    Entertainment Digest - 6th July

    After ticket sales for the first 5 concerts were snatched up, SM Entertainment decided to further add on a 6th concert, making EXO the first artist to hold 6 consecutive concerts at the Seoul Olympic Gymnastics Arena. EXO will also be making an appearance in the upcoming episode of Happy Together. The reigning King of Mask Singer, Job Seeker, has stepped down from his position! After his upbeat rendition of IU’s Good Day, he lost to the new opponent, Black Knight.