Interviews, News

Anne Hathaway To Visit Korean Fans Soon!

Anne Hathaway To Visit Korean Fans Soon!

  KBS’ “Entertainment Weekly” host Kevin Oh recently flew to Hollywood in Los Angeles, CA. He interviewed famous Hollywood star Anne Hathaway for her newest movie “Colossal”. According to Koreaboo , this was Anne Hathaway’s fourth time being interviewed by Entertainment Weekly Korea. This time, the actress revealed her plans of visiting Korea for her fans. In Kevin Oh’s interview with the Hollywood actress, Anne Hathaway revealed that she loved the movie’s script, especially its location. She was also amazed by the symbolism and meaning behind “Seoul”. “I was so thrilled when I read that because I thought it was so clever on another level because, ‘Seoul’ being a place, but also in a movie that’s about the metaphysical, to have a place called ‘Soul’ that you were trashing,” said Anne Hathaway. “As an English speaker, it resonated with me on that.” Kevin Oh also interviewed the movie’s director, Nacho Vigalondo. Vigalondo was asked why they chose film the movie on the Korean cities. Vigalondo explained that Seoul and Bucheon was a good site to film the movie. He also explained that he was invited in the “Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival” a while back to which he enjoyed. Anne Hathaway’s

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Main, Major Artist, News

Lee Joon Gi News: ‘Scarlet Heart Ryeo Star Sticks With Namoo Actors; Is He The Next Lee Byung Hun?

Lee Joon Gi News: 'Scarlet Heart Ryeo Star Sticks With Namoo Actors; Is He The Next Lee Byung Hun?

Lee Joon Gi has renewed his contract with Namoo Actors and proved his loyalty to the agency. In turn, Namoo has pledged to help Lee Joon Gi achieve even greater popularity not just in Korea but throughout the world. A report by Soompi cited a statement the agency about their plans for the actor for the next few years. “We will do everything we can in order to help Lee Joon Gi showcase his talents and realize his full potential.” Lee Joon Gi, who appeared in the megahit historical fantasy drama “Scarlet Heart: Ryeo” became a household name in Korea and the US when fans fell in love with his character Wang So. Apart from “Scarlet Heart: Ryeo”, he also starred in popular dramas like “Arang and the Magistrate”, “Two Weeks”, “Scholar Who Walks the Night,” and movies like “The King and the Clown.” Because of his work in Korea, Lee Joon Gi is also among the list of most popular Korean actors among American K-drama fans. Based on the survey conducted by the Korea Creative Content Agency, he placed second in the list of top actors in Korea next only to “Legend of the Blue Sea” star Lee Min

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Headlines, News

Lee Byung Hun Signs New Contract Under Hollywood’s United Talent Agency: Actor to Star With Park Bo Gum In A Historical Movie “

Lee Byung Hun Signs New Contract Under Hollywood's United Talent Agency: Actor to Star With Park Bo Gum In A Historical Movie "

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Celebrities, News

How Hollywood Icons React To K-Pop Music

How Hollywood Icons React To K-Pop Music

Jimmy Jam, a Grammy-winning songwriter, and Terry Lewis, a Grammy-winning producer, has just been involved in writing a song for the One K Korea unity campaign. Its official name is “Korean Dream”, and its very first concert, the 2017 Global Peace Concert has just debuted in Manila. During the finale of the concert, Jam and Lewis joined the K-pop icons, SHINee, CNBlue, Psy, B.A.P., B1A4 and AOA for the performance of the song. After the concert, Jam was then asked by the media as to how the collaboration with the Korean celebrities went. According to Manila Bulletin , Jimmy Jam says that he was very impressed with the level of talent and professionalism that the K-pop stars showed. He also praises the K-pop icons for the hard work that they showed throughout the many practices and final performance of the song. Jam also confirms that he loves listening to K-pop music. He says that he finds their music as a great kind of pop music, and that it was the kind of music that he grew up with. He also stated his hopes of working again with more Korean artists. It is worth noting that Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis

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Main, Major Artist, News

Former EXO Kris Wu’s Promising Hollywood Acting Venture And His Role in the Vin Diesel led ‘xXx: Return of Xander Cage’

Former EXO Kris Wu's Promising Hollywood Acting Venture And His Role in the Vin Diesel led 'xXx: Return of Xander Cage'

K-pop fans would know Kris Wu as a former member of the ever popular boy group EXO but since departing from the group, the former idol has definitely broken free from his cocoon and right now is testing international waters as he takes on Hollywood acting roles. Just recently, Kris (whose real name is Wu Yi Fan) talked about his role in “xXx: Return of Xander Cage” during the film’s Los Angeles premiere. If you didn’t know this already, Kris Wu is now part of the “xXx” franchise as he stars along with notable Hollywood actors Vin Diesel, Samuel L. Jackson, Nina Dobrev and Ruby Rose. According to Koreaboo , this is in fact, Kris Wu’s first role outside China and will also be followed by a role in the upcoming science fiction action film “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” starring Dane Dehaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, pop superstar Rihanna and Ethan Hawke and directed by the acclaimed director Luc Besson. So basically, Kris Wu is starting to venture out into the Hollywood scene and is already showing quite promise. Soompi  reports that Kris Wu also released a music video for the original soundtrack of “xXx: Return

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Headlines, Main, News

‘Train To Busan’ to get Hollywood adaptation! Check out details here

'Train To Busan' to get Hollywood adaptation! Check out details here

  “Train to Busan” is without a doubt one of the best Korean films of the year and is a masterpiece in every way so it isn’t entirely surprising to know that international film producers would be interested in remaking the film. Just recently, it has been announced that Gaumont, a French studio, has acquired the English remake rights of Train to Busan and now a Hollywood version is finally happening! The blockbuster Korean zombie film was first screened at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival and there, Train to Busan garnered a lot of interest from several film producers and companies. But it was Gaumont who would later strike a deal with the film’s producers. After premiering in Cannes, Train to Busan instantly became the first South Korean film to attract 11 million moviegoers, which accounts for about a fifth of South Korea’s overall population and according to The Hollywood Reporter , the zombie film grossed over $83.5 million, gaining wide success in Hong Kong, Vietnam and Singapore.   Vincent Kim and Danny Lee of Contents Panda were the ones who negotiated with Cecile Gaget who head the international distribution and production at Gaumont. “We have been pursuing this remake

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Entertainment, Movies, News

Kristen Stewart News: Actress Resents ‘Twilight’? Back To Indies To Avoid Fame And Attention?

Kristen Stewart News: Actress Resents 'Twilight'? Back To Indies To Avoid Fame And Attention?

Kristen Stewart has been very vocal about her thoughts on fame in the past years. Now, the latest news on the actress revealed that she’s not into blockbuster movies anymore like “Twilight. As reported by Gossip Cop , the César-winning actress recently revealed that her new goal was to go back to indie movies where she found more satisfaction when it came to her acting career. “I need to choose films based on what my gut instincts tell me,” she told Diva magazine, “I made a conscious decision to avoid blockbusters and choose smaller projects that might attract less attention… but are going to satisfy me artistically.” The César-winning actress also revealed to the magazine that she felt more in control of her life when doing smaller projects as fame sometimes bites. “When your career reaches a certain level, there are so many responsibilities that come with that and sometimes you feel that your life is not your own anymore,” she explained. “That’s why I decided to change a lot of things about how I was working and try to be true to myself.” Despite the news, Kristen Stewart has previously starred in big Hollywood projects like “Twilight.” Does the

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Entertainment, News, Relationships

Ciara And Russell Wilson Told Off For Being Too Hollywood? Seattle Seahawks QB’s Game Affected?

Ciara And Russell Wilson Told Off For Being Too Hollywood? Seattle Seahawks QB’s Game Affected?

The Seattle Seahawks was reportedly growing concerned over Ciara and Russell Wilson’s popularity. According to an item on the New York Post , the couple’s popularity has apparently turned the NFL quarterback too Hollywood that his gameplay has purportedly gotten affected. “Mort said there is some concern at #Seahawks HQ that Russell Wilson ‘changed his approach’ this year & is becoming more of a ‘celebrity QB,’” Evan Silva tweeted at the time as cited by the source above. In a report on The Big Lead last October, it was even mentioned that the NFL quarterback was asked to lessen his endorsement deals in a bid to downplay his exposure as well and get his focus back in the game. Gossip swirled as well in November that the “1, 2 Step” singer has been another factor in the NFL quarterback’s less impressive game. As told by My Northwest , several radio anchors have pointed out that his singer girlfriend might have become a distraction. Amid the rumors, Russell Wilson insisted that he’s still in the zone and that his relationship with Ciara and the added popularity it has brought has not been harmful. “No, I don’t think so at all,” the

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Entertainment, Gossips, News

Gregg Sulkin’s Girlfriend Bella Thorne Bullied? Gigi Hadid, Ariana Grande Among Suspects?

Gregg Sulkin's Girlfriend Bella Thorne Bullied? Gigi Hadid

Gregg Sulkin’s current love Bella Thorne has played the mean girl in various flicks including “The Duff” and the “Scream” TV series. But in real life, the actress also had been tormented by a fellow actress. With her admission, various publication have begun guessing who Thorne was talking about. In a report on Huffington Post , among the suspects that their tipster has said might fit the bill of being “The Duff” actress’ very own Regina George included Kylie or Kendall Jenner, Ariana Grande or fellow Disney star Miley Cyrus. Upon further check though, the report quashed guesses that it might the said models and actresses as Thorne continue to hang out with them on several occasions. In the interview for the cover story of Seventeen , Gregg Sulkin’s girlfriend Bella Thorne noted that her Hollywood “mean girl” was someone she keeps her distance from. ​”I have a mean girl,” the “The Duff” actress revealed to the source above. “She’s in the business, and she’s very, very mean. I stay away from her at all costs.” “I never say hello to her,” Thorne added. “Her siblings are not mean like she is. It’s just her. One of the reasons I don’t like her

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Entertainment, News, Relationships

Paul Walker’s Daughter ‘Loved’ Vin Diesel’s New Movie, Latter Wanted To Retire Due To Grief?

Paul Walker's Daughter ‘Loved’ Vin Diesel’s New Movie

Vin Diesel got Paul Walker’s family rallying behind him for this latest movie, “The Last Witch Hunter.” The father of three went live on Sunday via Facebook Mentions to share how blessed he felt these days and how “touched” he felt when Meadow Walker watched his new movie. “I’ve got so many wonderful text from people that went to see the movie,” he said in the video. “They really love the movie. They really enjoyed it.” “Probably, the one that touched me the most was — Meadow Walker and her mom went to see the movie on Friday and Meadow texted me and said she loved the movie,” he added. “It just touched me.” But Meadow was not the only Walker to support the actor’s “The Last Witch Hunter” movie. “A dear friend of mine, Val, took his daughter’s whole team wearing breast awareness t-shirts to a show of “The Last Witch Hunter” yesterday and guess who he ended up watching it with — Paul Walker’s dad,” Vin Diesel happily shared. “The Last Witch Hunter” was Diesel’s latest movie following “Furious 7.” According to Mail Online , he wanted to take a break from acting as he grieved Paul’s death

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