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Netflix original films to be screened in theaters

SEOUL– Netflix’s Korean-language original films will be screened in theaters next month as part of industry-wide efforts to overcome the pandemic-led slump, a local multiplex operator said Wednesday.GJ CGV, South Korea’s biggest multiplex chain, said …

TV queens set to return to small screen in fall

SEOUL– The South Korean entertainment scene is expected to experience a heated-up competition this fall among breakout A-list celebrities who will return to the small screen after years of absence.JTBC will open up the “star wars” with the melodrama “…

Korean hit films set to be remade in U.S., Spain

SEOUL– Korean movies have been increasingly drawing interest from global production studios and streaming platforms for local adaptations amid the rising presence of Korean content in the world’s show business.”The Villainess,” directed by Jeong Byeon…

Naver Webtoon to create BTS-themed content

SEOUL– The webcomic arm of South Korea’s top portal operator, Naver Corp., said Wednesday it will expand cooperation with the agency of K-pop sensation BTS and other companies to create new original content.Webtoon Entertainment said it will create va…

BTS nominated in 5 categories at MTV Video Music Awards

SEOUL– South Korean superband BTS has been nominated in five categories at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, including “Song of the Year” for its megahit “Dynamite,” the U.S. TV station said Wednesday (local time).This year, the annual awards show w…

BTS drops new summer bop ‘Permission to Dance’

SEOUL– Superband BTS on Friday unveiled its much-awaited new song “Permission to Dance,” the act’s second collaboration with British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran.The pop-disco track, co-written with Sheeran as well as high-profile producers, like Stev…