North Korean Defector Talks About Popularity Of BTS And Red Velvet In The Country

It appears that BTS and Red Velvet have taken over the hearts of North Koreans. On July 12, North Korean defector and broadcasting jockey (BJ) Han Song Yi was a guest on MBC FM4U’s “Ji Suk Jin’s 2 O’Clock Date,” where she talked about the popularity of the two groups in North Korea. She began by […]

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July Variety Star Brand Reputation Rankings Announced

The Korean Business Research Institute has published this month’s brand reputation rankings for variety stars! The rankings were determined through an analysis of the media coverage, participation, communication, and social indexes of 40 popular entertainers using big data collected from June 1 to July 1. Notably, the cast of SBS’s “Running Man” claimed three out […]

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Ji Suk Jin Thanks Yoo Jae Suk And Others For Their Support After His Father’s Passing

Ji Suk Jin returned to MBC FM4U’s “Two O’Clock Date With Ji Suk Jin” on June 28, a week after the passing of his father on June 21. As soon as the day’s radio show started, he took a moment to thank all those who stepped in as special DJs while he was away. He […]

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Ji Suk Jin’s Father Passes Away + “Running Man” Releases Statement

Ji Suk Jin’s father has passed away. On June 21, a source from his agency revealed that his father passed away due to a chronic illness. The agency explained, “Ji Suk Jin is at the wake, and his schedule is being adjusted.” As a result, Kim Shin Young and Kim Hyun Chul covered for his […]

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Stars Participate In Early Voting For Korean Local Elections

June 13 marks the day for local elections in South Korea. Ahead of election day, early voting was held on June 8 and 9. Celebrities showed up strong at the polls and also encouraged fellow citizens to vote by posting on social media. BTS’s J-Hope, RM, Suga, Jin, and Jungkook all shared photos of themselves at […]

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“Running Man” Cast And Lee Sang Yeob Celebrate PD’s Wedding

The cast of SBS’s “Running Man” gathered to celebrate producing director (PD) Lee Hwan Jin’s special day! On June 9, PD Lee Hwan Jin tied the knot surrounded by the cast of his show. Yoo Jae Suk served as the MC for the wedding, while Kim Jong Kook and trot singer Hong Jin Young, who […]

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Ji Suk Jin Is Thrilled To Get Messages From Jin During Radio Show Special To Celebrate BTS Topping Billboard 200

Ji Suk Jin celebrated BTS’s No. 1 on the Billboard 200 by hosting a BTS special on his radio show! His radio show “2 O’Clock Date with Ji Suk Jin” was what he called a “BTS Special without BTS” on May 29, in which he played BTS songs in celebration of the group’s Billboard 200 achievement. […]

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