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Song Seung Heon, Go Ara Offered Lead Roles In OCN Supernatural Romance Thriller ‘Black’

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After the massive success of tvN’s ‘Goblin,’ OCN is set to embark on its new supernatural drama entitled ‘Black.’ ‘Saimdang, Light’s Diary’ actor Song Seung Heon are reportedly in talks to take on the lead role for  the thriller.   According to Better ENT, Song Seung Heon’s agency Better ENT has announced that the actor has received an offer to play the lead role in the OCN drama. “Hwarang” actress Go Ara is also said to be in talks to take the lead female role in the supernatural thriller, DongA Sports  reported. Early reports from Drama Beans  hinted that Song Seung Heon’s role will be the basis of the series’ title “Black.” The site said that Song Seung Heon will play the character of a grim reaper who adopts the body of a man but jeopardizes his powers by falling in love with a human. He will be punished when all traces of him are erased from everyone’s memory. Further descriptions of Song Seung Heon’s character named Han Moo-kang also peg the character as a man who suffers deeply when his secret comes out. This will cause him to shift his personality from an outgoing and happy man into someone

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‘Boys Over Flowers’ Star Gu Hye Sun Is Ready For Her K-drama Comeback

'Boys Over Flowers' Star Gu Hye Sun Is Ready For Her K-drama Comeback

“Boys Over Flowers” actress Gu Hye Sun is finally ready to make her K-drama comeback and is reviewing offers for her next project. This comes as good news to her fans who have long awaited her return to the small screen, after getting married to her “Blood” co-star Ahn Jae Hyun. According to Korea Portal , YG Entertainment has announced that the actress is already 100 percent recovered after she had to be pulled out from “You’re Too Much” due to her  medical condition. While filming for her supposed comeback, it can be recalled that Gu Hye Sun was rushed to the hospital after suffering from a severe case of allergies, which caused her to have trouble breathing and even eating. Doctors diagnosed Gu Hye Sun with a severe case of anaphylactic allergy and was advised to take a break from filming and other strenuous activities until she recovered. According to  Drama Fever , at the time, Gu Hye Sun did not want to withdraw from the project and even offered to continue filming with the aid of an ambulance on standby on set to give her IV fluids should she suffer from any medical episodes while on set. However,

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Kim Soo Hyun Will Return To ‘Infinite Challenge,’ Receive Special Present

Kim Soo Hyun Will Return To 'Infinite Challenge

After the success of his recent appearance in “Infinite Challenge,” “My Love From the Stars” actor Kim Soo Hyun will be rejoining the variety show. This time  however, it will not be to compete but to receive his prize. According to  All Kpop , Kim Soo Hyun’s last appearance in “Infinite Challenge” resulted in Kim So Hyun defeating the cast members in an intense bowling match showcasing the star’s athletic abilities. The episode which topped viewership ratings at 10.9 percent, ended with the actor winning a prize from the show. However, this time, Kim So Hyun’s return will not have him performing a tedious activity but rather to receive his prize from the cast members. The unveiling of the prize remains as a surprise and is expected to be an entertaining watch. Kim Soo Hyun, who is set to star in the film “Real” opposite former f(x) member Sulli, will take on the role of a troubleshooter for the underworld in the movie. He admitted that preparing for the role was a challenge in itself because it entailed a lot of physical activity. In an earlier interview with Soompi , he shared that he had to learn boxing in order

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Kim So Hyun Will Return To ‘Infinite Challenge,’ Receive Special Present

Kim So Hyun Will Return To 'Infinite Challenge

After the success of his recent appearance in “Infinite Challenge,” “My Love From the Stars” actor Kim So Hyun will be rejoining the variety show. This time  however, it will not be to compete but to receive his prize. According to  All Kpop , Kim So Hyun’s last appearance in “Infinite Challenge” resulted in Kim So Hyun defeating the cast members in an intense bowling match showcasing the star’s athletic abilities. The episode which topped viewership ratings at 10.9 percent, ended with the actor winning a prize from the show. However, this time, Kim So Hyun’s return will not have him performing a tedious activity but rather to receive his prize from the cast members. The unveiling of the prize remains as a surprise and is expected to be an entertaining watch. Kim So Hyun, who is set to star in the film “Real” opposite former f(x) member Sulli, will take on the role of a troubleshooter for the underworld in the movie. He admitted that preparing for the role was a challenge in itself because it entailed a lot of physical activity. In an earlier interview with Soompi , he shared that he had to learn boxing in order

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INFINITE’s L Proves Critics Wrong, Impresses Viewers With Performance In ‘Ruler: Master Of The Mask’

INFINITE's L Proves Critics Wrong

INFINITE’s L is proving his critics wrong by excelling in his first role in a historical drama in MBC’s “Ruler: Master of the Mask.” The K-pop idol and actor was recently selected as “Actor of the Month” of MBC’s Dramanet. According to a report by All Kpop , INFINITE’s L impressed the viewers with his natural screen presence and his subtle effectiveness in his role as a commoner asked to assume the role of the crown prince. Many netizens have credited the idol for his calm and natural aura. It can be recalled that the casting of INFINITE L’s was met with much reservation from netizens who thought that he was not skilled enough as an actor to portray a serious role in a historical drama like “Ruler: Master of the Mask.” In the MBC drama, L portrays the role of a butcher’s son who leads a miserable life until he meets the crown prince Lee Sun, who asks him to act as the prince in his stead. So far, L is meeting fans’ expectations and is contributing to the positive reception to the show which has topped the competition when it comes to ratings. “Although many were initially opposed

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Kim Woo Bin Has 70% Chance Of Surviving Cancer, Specialist Says

Kim Woo Bin Has 70% Chance Of Surviving Cancer

“Uncontrollably Fond” actor Kim Woo Bin who was recently diagnosed with a rare throat cancer called nasopharyngeal cancer has a good chance to recover from his illness. This was stated by the cancer specialist handling his case. According to a report by Koreaboo , Dr. Jung Yoo Seok, a specialist from the National Cancer Center who is in charge of Kim Woo Bin’s case, the actor stands a good chance of recovering if the illness is detected in its early stages. Dr. Jung, in a guesting for KBS2’s “Entertainment Weekly” discussed the actor’s diagnosis and treatment plan. Dr. Jung said in the interview that fans will be happy to know that Kim Woo Bin has a 70 percent chance of surviving cancer if the cancer is detected in the first and second stage. For cases detected in the third and fourth stages, the patient’s recovery depends on the condition of the patient’s health. He added that for the actor’s treatment, he said that they will be using a mix of radiation and non-surgical treatment procedures. It was earlier announced by Sidus HQ, Kim Woo Bin’s management that the actor was diagnosed with the early stages of nasopharyngeal cancer, a form

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Bromance In Peril? Jo In Sung Admits To Being Upset With Song Joong Ki

Bromance In Peril? Jo In Sung Admits To Being Upset With Song Joong Ki

The bromance of Jo In Sung, Song Joong Ki and Lee Kwangsoo is one of the most popular celebrity friendships in Korean entertainment, dating back from years ago. But even best friends sometimes feel disappointed in each other and Jo In Sung recently shared an incident where he felt disappointed with the “Descendants of the Sun” actor. According to a report by All Kpop , Jo In Sung made the revelation during his guesting on “Happy Together.” “The King” actor said that he was recently very disappointed in his Song Joong Ki who took the win at the Daesang Award.” “When he made his speech, he didn’t mention me,” Jo In Sung said in jest. “I guess he wasn’t thankful to me.” Despite the ribbing and the teasing that must have happened between the two actors in the aftermath of the awards, Jo In Sung said that he was very happy for Song Joong Ki’s success. Jo In Sung, while he is always cast in serious leading men roles, is known to be very playful when it comes to his friends. When Lee Kwangsoo asked him for his autograph to complete a mission for his variety show “Running Man,” the

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Song Hye Kyo Opens Up About Real Feelings For Gong Yoo

While fans of Song Song couple Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo are up in arms over the possibility of the actress being paired with “Goblin” actor Gong Yoo, there are many Korean drama fans who are curious about the possibility of an on-screen collaboration between the two successful artists. Song Hye Kyo recently weighed in on a possible project together. According to a report by Koreaboo , Song Hye Kyo admitted that despite all her years working on Korean dramas and movies, she has yet to meet Gong Yoo personally. It is ironic since both Song Hye Kyo and Gong Yoo are two of the most successful Kdrama stars responsible for cult classic hits like “Endless Love,” “Full House” and “Descendants of the Sun” for the actress and “Coffee Prince,” “Big” and “Goblin” for the actor. The actress admitted that she admires the actor’s skills and is interested in working with Gong Yoo if the opportunity arises with a good project. “If there is a good opportunity, then I would like to work with him,” the “Descendants of the Sun” actress said. However, fans of Song Hye Kyo and her “Descendants of the Sun” co-star and rumored boyfriend

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‘The Heirs’ Star Kim Woo Bin Diagnosed With Throat Cancer; ‘Wiretap’ Delays Filming To Make Way For Actor’s Treatment

'The Heirs' Star Kim Woo Bin Diagnosed With Throat Cancer; 'Wiretap' Delays Filming To Make Way For Actor's Treatment

“The Heirs” star Kim Woo Bin has been diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer and will be undergoing drug and radiation treatments soon. The news was confirmed by the actor’s agency Sidus HQ in a statement. According to a report by Popcrush , Kim Woo Bin was diagnosed with rare cancer when he went to a hospital to get checked because he wasn’t feeling well. Nasopharyngeal cancer is a form of cancer that covers the upper part of the throat. Sidus HQ shared that Kim Woo Bin started receiving treatment and radiation immediately to address his illness at the soonest possible time. The agency asked his fans for their support as he embarks on his treatments. The agency, however, did not elaborate on how long and how extensive the treatments will be but only acknowledged that the actor’s disease was caught in its early stages. According to the agency, Kim Woo Bin will be concentrating on getting better so that he may return completely recovered and healthy. They said that they are currently working to adjust the actor’s previously set schedules. The 27-year-old model and actor was supposed to begin filming for his upcoming movie tentatively entitled “Wiretap.” According to Soompi ,

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Shin Min Ah Will Stick By Boyfriend Kim Woo Bin As He Undergoes Cancer Treatment

Shin Min Ah Will Stick By Boyfriend Kim Woo Bin As He Undergoes Cancer Treatment

It seems like a scene straight from a drama but Shin Min Ah is not going anywhere and is sticking right by her man as he goes through a trying time. The “Tomorrow With You” star made a short but firm statement after the shocking news that “The Heirs” actor Kim Woo Bin was diagnosed with nasapharygeal cancer. Based on a report by Soompi , Shin Min Ah made her statement through her agency. “I am helping so that Kim Woo Bin can undergo his treatment well,” she said. It came as a shock to the entertainment industry when it was reported that the 27-year-old actor was diagnosed with the rare form of throat cancer.  It was confirmed via a statement of Sidus HQ, Kim Woo Bin’s agency that the cancer was detected when the actor went for a check up because he was feeling unwell.   According to his agency, Kim Woo Bin wanted the news to come straight from official sources since this will cause many of his supporters to worry. However, they have assured that the cancer was diagnosed during its early stages and that the actor will immediately undergo drug and radiation therapy to address his

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