What’s New in Asian Entertainment

Must all Kpop girl groups be sexy or innocent? DreamCatcher defies & ROCK IT!
MTV Asia
Dreamcatcher is out to change the Kpop landscape by appealing to audiences with a 'rock concept' as an idol group. According to them, not all Kp...
Posted: August 18, 2017, 10:15 am

Asia: Bruno Mars, Ariana Grande, Incheon Pentaport, Kpop
Pollstar
Bruno Mars Chris Pizzello / Invision / APBruno Mars"KIIS FM Jingle Ball," Staples Center, Los Angeles, Calif. Tickets for Bruno Mars' May 9 concert in Kuala Lumpur w...
Posted: August 16, 2017, 8:01 pm

[BREAKING] Dispatch claims Hyeri and 'Reply 1988' co-star Ryu Joon Yeol are dating
allkpop
The two met on drama 'Reply 1988', where Ryu Joon Yeol's character was among the top two candidates as Hyeri's character's husband. He didn't...
Posted: August 16, 2017, 3:34 am

Can a Kpop boyband of white Americans still be considered Kpop?
MTV Asia
... not born, but bred in Korea. All of the American boys were recruited by a Colombia graduate student, who used the boys as an academic experiment. She want...
Posted: August 11, 2017, 12:13 pm

The First US Remake Of A Korean Drama Debuts This Summer
HuffPost
The first episode of ABC's new drama “Somewhere Between,” based on the Korean drama “God's gift,” aired on July 24, the first U.S. remake of a Korean drama. ABC furt...
Posted: August 10, 2017, 2:46 pm

Japanese YouTuber gains attention after applying makeup and looking like a Korean idol star
allkpop
A popular Japanese YouTuber is receiving attention for using Korean cosmetic products and looking like a Korean idol star. Recently,...
Posted: August 9, 2017, 9:07 pm

KPOP Finds Its Complete Cast and Announces New Performances
Playbill.com
Ars Nova, Ma-Yi Theater, and the Woodshed Collective have announced complete casting for the world premiere of KPOP, a new immersive theatrical event that...
Posted: August 9, 2017, 4:46 pm

New Block of Tickets Released for Immersive KPOP Run This Fall
Broadway World
Due to popular demand, Ars Nova, in association with Ma-Yi Theater and Woodshed Collective, has released a new block of tickets and has added per...
Posted: August 9, 2017, 3:53 pm

Korean Drama Draws Outrage For Islamophobic and Racist Content
NextShark
A South Korean drama has drawn ire for its erratic portrayal of Islamic culture which some viewers found Islamophobic and racist. “Man Who Dies to Live,” air...
Posted: July 25, 2017, 1:18 am

Some Muslims Are Not Happy With This Korean Drama
BuzzFeed News
Some Muslims Are Not Happy With This Korean Drama. "We're all living in 2017 while MBC's living in 1001." Posted on July 22, 2017, at 8:02 a.m.. Ikran Dahir. Buzz...
Posted: July 22, 2017, 3:02 pm