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HYBE gets involved in Dahn World scandal

HYBE faces allegations regarding association to Dahn World

Chelsea Kim, Social Media Manager | May 28, 2024

Amid the Min Hee-jin-HYBE feud, speculation regarding the agency’s relation to pseudo-religion meditation group “Dahn World” has gained immense traction. The center of suspicion lies on evidence...

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‘Kung Fu Panda 4’ garners mixed reviews

Dom Min, Reporter | May 20, 2024

Dreamworks released “Kung Fu Panda 4” on March 8, marking the fourth installment of the “Kung Fu Panda” franchise for the first time in eight years. Following the adventures of the panda protagonist...

Mnet produces K-Pop survival show I-LAND2

Mnet produces K-Pop survival show I-LAND2

Taerin Kim, Reporter | Apr 19, 2024

I-LAND2: N/α, a K-Pop survival show created by Mnet is scheduled to release on April 18 and will produce a new girl group in collaboration with The Black Label.  On Nov. 28, 2023, Mnet released a...

HYBE Entertainment debuts new girl group, ILLIT

HYBE Entertainment debuts new girl group, ILLIT

Subeen Shim, Reporter | Apr 15, 2024

ILLIT, a new girl group from HYBE entertainment, has recently debuted on March 25, consisting five members: Minju, Moka, Iroha, Wonhee, and Yunah.  The five members were introduced to each other through...

Actress Han So-hee confirms breakup

Actress Han So-hee confirms breakup

Grace Lee, Reporter | Apr 15, 2024

Just two weeks following K-drama actress Han So-hee and fellow Korean actor Ryu Jun-yeol’s public announcement of their relationship on March 16, their respective agencies announced their breakup on...

Han So Hee at Paris Fashion Week

Han So Hee makes first public appearance after attitude controversy at Paris Fashion Week

Chelsea Kim, Social Media Manager | Mar 19, 2024

South Korean actress, Han So Hee, has been embroiled in controversy after videos of her behavior at a Boucheron party during Paris Fashion Week went viral. Han ended her social media hiatus on Mar. 9,...

‘Pyramid Game’: sparks controversy

‘Pyramid Game’: sparks controversy

Subeen Shim, Reporter | Mar 13, 2024

“Pyramid Game” was introduced on Netflix on Feb. 29, gaining great popularity with famous figures such as Jang Won-young’s older sister, Jang Da-a, a rising actress. As its origin as a webtoon,...

‘Dune 2’ releases in Korea

‘Dune 2’ releases in Korea

Subeen Shim, Reporter | Mar 13, 2024

“Dune 2” was released in Korea cinemas and has gained great popularity ever since Feb. 26.  “Dune” is a science fiction movie set in a distant future in a feudal interstellar society where...

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Netflix’s ‘Avatar’ remake garners mixed reviews

Grace Lee, Reporter | Mar 13, 2024

The Netflix remake of the animated Avatar series, “Avatar: The Last Airbender,” aired on Feb. 22, earning 21.2 million viewers in the first four days of its release. The remake had a 75 percent audience...

Movie Review: Wonka

Movie Review: ‘Wonka’

Taerin Kim, Reporter | Mar 5, 2024

“I've poured everything I've got into my chocolate. Now, it's time to show the world my recipes. I've got twelve silver sovereigns in my pocket. And a hatful of dreams” – Willy Wonka After its...

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‘Madame Web’: labeled as latest disappointment

Christie Hwang, Copy Editor | Feb 29, 2024

“Madame Web,” Sony Pictures’s newest addition to the Spider-Man universe, sparked skepticism and doubt among devoted Spider-Man fans. Unfortunately, their suspicions were justified as the film fell...

Oscars nominations regarding ‘Barbie’ causes controversy

Jiah Hwang, Reporter | Feb 7, 2024

An international shortage of the fluorescent shade of Rosco paint — this is the influence of the Barbie movie, the no. 1 box-office hit of 2023. Hence, some were confused by the Oscar nominations released...