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10/5/05 – Yoon Da Hoon, Kang Sung Yun, Lee So Yun, and Bae Soo Bin (윤다훈, 강성연, 이소연, 배수빈) will costar in the weekend drama “Get Married (결혼합시다)” scheduled to be aired by MBC on 10/8 following the final episode of “Song in Praise of Love”. This family drama portrays the agony of a bunch of women who are at the age of getting married.
KSY plays the role Hong Na Young (홍나영) who is a 33-year-old spinster and is the division chief of a large-scale promotion company. YDH plays the character Jung Jae Won (정재원) who is the division chief of a car company and will marry Na Young. Lee So Yun’s last drama was “New Employee” and Bae Soo Bin performed in “God of Sea”.http://news.goodday.co.kr/2005/10/05/20051...100402100.shtmlhttp://www.chosun.com/se/news/200510/200510050156.html
10/4/05 – Cha In Pyo and Jo Jae Hyun (차인표, 조재현), who once collaborated in the movie “Mokpo, Gangster’s Paradise (목포는 항구다), will again costar in the movie “Korean Peninsula (한반도)”. Other costars include actor Ahn Sung Ki, Moon Sung Geun, Kang Shin Il, Kim Sang Joong (안성기, 문성근, 강신일, 김상중), and actress Kang Soo Yun (강수연). This large-scale blockbuster movie portrays the tense and discordant situation of crises in Korean Peninsula before unification The director is Kang Woo Suk (강우석) whose previous movies were “Slimido (실미도)” and “Another Public Enemy (공공의적2)”. The production cost is about 10 billion Won. The flming started on 10/1 at “Pajoo Art Service Studio (파주 아트서비스 스튜디오)”.http://news.goodday.co.kr/2005/10/04/20051...115342400.shtml
10/4/05 – Kim Song Hee (김송희, 21) will act in the 16-episode Monday-Tuesday drama “이 죽일 놈의 사랑” scheduled to be aired by KBS2 on 10/31. She plays the role Cha Yoo Na (차유나) who is the younger sister of Cha Eun Suk (차은석) played by Shin Min Ah. She has first love sentiment towards the role played by Bi. Before this drama, she did projects pertaining to paran.com, MP3 toolkit, and CF. She also acted in KBS Drama City. Currently, she is practicing dancing for the MTB musical show “Grease” scheduled in November.http://www.chosun.com/se/news/200510/200510040159.html
10/4/05 – Go Doo Shim (고두심) is the KBS actress who earned the most in 2004. KBS national audit data reveals that GDS received payment in total of 373,210,000 Won that puts her at the first place of earnings among all actors and actresses performing in KBS programs aired in 2004. She participated in two dramas “More Beautiful than a Flower” and “You Are a Star”. Lee Duk Hwa (이덕화) took in 339,290,000 Won. He acted in two dramas “My Precious Child” and “Age of Warriors”. From the 3rd to the sixth places are Lee Eung Kyung (이응경, 291,050,000 Won), Shin Sung Woo (신성우, 290,150,000 Won), Baek Il Sup (백일섭, 265,770,000), and Kang Suk Woo (강석우, 240,670,000 Won).
Script writers Suh Young Myung (서영명) received payment for 450,200,000 Won from the drama “My Precious Child”, Yoo Dong Yoon (유동윤, 362,140,000 Won) from “Age of Warriors”, and Yang Geun Seung (양근승, 355,220,000 Won) from “Daechu Tree”.http://sports.hankooki.com/lpage/entv/2005...07582858390.htmhttp://news.goodday.co.kr/2005/10/03/20051...102362100.shtml
TV Rating (9/26/05 – 10/2/05)
1. Tough Geum Soon Ah (MBC) -- 37.9%
2. Rosy Life (KBS2) -- 33.9%
3. Goodbye to Sadness (KBS2) -- 26.0%
4. Queen’s Condition (SBS) -- 22.0%
5. Lover in Prague (SBS) -- 21.5%
6. Good Sunday Show (SBS) -- 19.6%
7. Happy Together-Friends (KBS2) -- 19.2%
8. GAG Concert (KBS2) -- 19.2%
9. The Ballad of Suh Dong (SBS) -- 19.1%
10. VJ Commando (KBS2) -- 18.6%http://www.tnsmk.co.kr/rating/main.asp?menu=Gi_Weekly
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10/5/05 – Yoon Da Hoon, Kang Sung Yun, Lee So Yun, and Bae Soo Bin will costar in the weekend drama "Get Married"
10/4/05 – Cha In Pyo and Jo Jae Hyun, who once collaborated in the movie "Mokpo, Gangster's Paradise", will again costar in the movie "Korean Peninsula"
10/4/05 – Kim Song Hee )21) will act in the 16-episode Monday-Tuesday drama "이 죽일 놈의 사랑" scheduled to be aired by KBS2 on 10/31.
10/4/05 – Go Doo Shim is the KBS actress who earned the most in 2004.
TV Rating (9/26/05 – 10/2/05)
Box office Top 10 (9/26/05 – 10/2/05)
Jang Nara invited to World Chinese Entrepreneurs Convention as VIP
"April Snow" draws one million viewers in shortest period of time
"Jewel In The Palace" enthralls Chinese viewers
10.04.2005 - 'Mafia' Sequel Hits 5-Million Viewer Mark
October 6, 2005 PIFF aims high in its 10th year
2005.10.05 - Lee Byung-hun to set up fan club in Japan
'Duelist' invited to Frankfurt Book Fair (2005/10/02)
10.06.2005 - Pusan Int'l Film Festival Kicks Off
Korean Version of Hit "Love Actually" Features Six Couples In Love
The Opening of PIFF 2005
What Makes PIFF a Hit?
10 Reasons Behind the Rise of the Pusan International Film FestivalPage 2
10/6/05 PHOTOS - Celebrities attending the opening ceremony of "The 10th Pusan International Film Festival"
Lee Byung-heon to meet Tsumabuki Satoshi
Pusan Film Festival opens amid tight security
[PIFF] Stars Spice Up Pusan's Night
HyunBin-Lee YeonHee couple is behind the Kang DongWon- Lee ChungAh couple
OCTOBER 07, 2005 - In New MBC Drama, A Good Wife and Mother Marries a Braggart
All Eyes on Jeon Ji-hyun's Unfinished 'Daisy'
Pusan Meets the Stars
Oct.9, 2005 - Korean Wave Brings in Crowds at Pusan Film Fest
Open Talk: Lee Byung-hun and Tsumabuki Satoshi
[PIFF] Ethnic Korean Family at Ideological Divide
10/7/05 - According to TNS, the TV rating of MBC drama "Autumn Shower" fell to 3.3% on 10/6.
10/7/05 - Han Eun Jung and Soh Yoo Jin will be the lead actresses of the drama "Seoul 1945"
10/6/05 - Kim Min Sun to lead the Wednesday-Thursday drama "Young Jae's Golden Age (영재의 전성시대)"
TV Rating (10/3/05 – 10/9/05)
Oct 10, 2005 - "Married To The Mafia 2" tops box-office among comedy movies
Asia's sweethearts meet fans up close
Chow Yun-fat wants to work with 'Dae Jang Gum' star
Oct. 11, 2005 - "A Night With Daisy", a PR event with director Wai Keung Lau & castPage 3
2005 The Pusan Film Critics Award - Jo Seung Woo (Marathon) Best Actor & Kang Hye Jung (Rules of Dating) Best Actress)
10.10.2005 - From Metrosexual to Ubersexual
Classic Masculine Look Is Brought Back in Updated Form
Dennis O'Neil - not Just Daniel Henney Mark II
'Mafia' Sequel Is Nation's Top Comedy
Oct. 11 - S. Korean actress in Paris
Song Yun-ah to hold fan meeting in Japan
Korean Waves Stars Shine More Brightly in Japan
'Taejanggum' Animation to Debut
October 12, 2005 - Film festival celebrates ten years in Pusan with glamour and big plans
10/12/05 – "Cinema AZN (시네마 에이즌)" actively interviewing Korean Wave stars in The 10th PIFF
Box office Top 10 (10/3/05 – 10/9/05)
October 13, 2005 - Star-studded 'Sad Movie' not so sad
10.13.2005 - Memories of PIFF 2005
Box Office in Seoul (Oct. 7 ~ Oct. 13, 2005)
2005/10/14 - 10th Pusan International Film Festival closes
PIFF Ends on High Note
'Grain in Ear' Wins Top Prize at Pusan Festival
Asian stars to attend Louis Vuitton reopening in Hawaii
Yoon Do-hyun and MC Mong introduced at Tokyo Asia Music Market
10/15/05 – Three blockbuster movies scheduled to be debuted on 12/15, "Typhoon", "Running Wild" and "The Blue Swallow"
10/14/05 - KBS2 drama "Rosy Life"scored TV rating 47% on 10/12 and 42.5% on 10/13
10/13/05 - Go Hyun Jung will collaborate with PD Pyo Min Soo and the script writer In Jung Wook in a Wednesday-Thursday drama scheduled to be aired by MBC in January of 2006.
10/13/05 - On 11/1, Yun Jung Hoon starts his military service at "Kyunggido 306 Recruitment Center" for 5 weeks to receive basic military training
10/13/05 - Jang Suh Hee's fan meeting is held at "Raemian Culture Center" of Seoul on 10/13.
TV Rating (10/10/05 – 10/16/05)
October 16, 2005 - Korean megastar to attend U.S. premiere of filmPage 4
October 13th - Go Doo Shim: "Uhm Tae Woong is a charming man, Moon So Ri is an actress with a thousand faces."
October 16, 2005 - PALACE MALICE
The Korean Wave – helmed by costume soap Jewel In The Palace – is seeing a backlash in China
Oct.17, 2005 - Hong Kong Magazine Defends Korean Wave
Jo Insung is insured for 300 Million Won for Mean Street
Nam Gungmin from KBS1TV daily drama "My Precious Children", began filming the movie "Mean Streets" on the 27th (of September)
October 9 - 18th, 38 edition: The Sitges Festival Results
October 18, 2005 - Who's got Style?
Yonsama Film Sets Japanese Box Office Record
"A Moment To Remember" to open in Japan in 300 theaters
20 - 30 OCTOBER 2005: HAWAII INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
PHOTOS: The wedding of Shim Eun-ha, 33 and her husband Ji Sang-uk, 40, at the Aston House of the Seoul Walker Hill Hotel on Oct. 18.
October 18, 2005 - Lee Young Ae wins best actress award at Spanish film festival
Like Father, Like Son
Asian market finds its Seoul
Entertainment sector reportedly up 11% year-on-year
October 19, 2005 - S. Korea's 'Antarctic Journal' wins best Asian film award in SpainPage 5
Oct.19, 2005 - Korean Films Conquer Europe
Actor's politics wins him few fans
10/19/05 – Jung Woo Sung is scheduled to visit Japan and China
10/18/05 – Nam Sang Mi, Lee Joo Hyun, Yoo Sun, Dennis O’Neil, and Sung Eun in drama "Policewoman Miss Lee (여순경 미스리)", aka "Spy (스파이)", scheduled to be aired by MBC
10/18/05 – On 10/15, Kim Rae Won records a song of the OST of his new movie "Mr. Socrates"
10/18/05 – Shim Eun Ha (33) and Ji Sang Wook's (40) wedding is held at 3:00p.m. in "Sheraton Walker Hill Hotel" on 10/18
Box office Top 10 (10/10/05 – 10/16/05)
October 20, 2005 - Film star comes back to drama stage
The 10 Young Leaders of Korean Cinema
Won Bin to join military in late November
Oct. 20, 2005 - Jang Dong-gun Voted Korea's Most Bankable Star
Silly or Serious, Kim Yun-jin Reaches for Stardom
Film 'Antarctic Journal' Wins Award in Spain
2005.10.21 - Teaser of 'A Love To Kill' starring Rain creates stir
Full list of the most bankable Korean stars in 2002-2004
October 20, 2005 - Screen quota defenders rally for Unesco draft
October 21, 2005 - UNESCO adopts diversity pact, despite US opposition
Jeon Ji Hyun is My Sassy Girl
Kim Ki-duk wins Vittorio de Sica award from Italy
Box Office in Seoul (Oct. 14 ~ 20, 2005)Page 6
10.23.2005 - Singer Um Looks for Acting Challenges
2005/10/24 - S. Korean movie wins top prize of Philippine film festival
10/21/05 – Choi Kang Hee selected to costar with Go Hyun Jung in a Wednesday-Thursday drama scheduled to be aired by MBC in January of 2006
10/21/05 – Lee Ji Soo to costar with Yoo Joon Sang, Kim Min Sun, and Lee Yoo Ri in the Wednesday-Thursday drama "Young Jae's Golden Age"
TV Rating (10/17/05 – 10/23/05)
10.24.2005 - Actor Ahn Sung-ki Praises Virtue of Short Films
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October 25, 2005 - Move over Bae Yong Joon, He's the new hero
Korean Movie Tops Japanese Box Office
'A Memory To Remember' becomes first Korean movie to top Japanese box-office
A Moment To Remember opens at #1 in Japan
Oct 26, 2005 - Pop star Rain (Bi), reaching out beyond Asia
Bae Yong-jun to hold first movie promotion in China
Rain Plays Fighter in New Drama
'Dongmakgol' Up Against Record Oscar Competition
'Welcome to Dongmakgol' Draws 5 Million Viewers
10/25/05 - KBS2 Monday-Tuesday drama "A Love to Kill" will be aired on 10/31
10/24/05 - Kang Ji Hwan (26) is selected to costar with Go Hyun Jung in the Wednesday-Thursday drama scheduled to be aired by MBC in January of 2006
10/24/05 - The filming of Jo In Sung's new movie "Mean Streets" was started on 10/2 at a police station located at Choongmooro
Kim Jae Won and Yoon Tae-Young will be playing K-1 Fighters in a 2006 drama
Jang Dong-gun to appear on cover of Time magazinePage 7
OCTOBER 27, 2005 - From Singer to Combat Sports Fighter, an Actor Is Born
[Oct 27]The Korean Superstar, Mr. Park Shin Yang has a long fight with his waist problem
Lee Da hye will be the lead actress of Sbs new drama ' My Girl'
10.27.2005 - Movie Industry Set for Another Successful Year
The Power of Korean Dramas
Performing Arts Aim to Join 'Hallyu'
2005.10.28 - Hallyu stars to appear at One Korea Festival
Box Office in Seoul (Oct. 21 ~ 27, 2005)
Oct 28, 2005 - Ji Jin-hee and Cho In-sung to meet with Japanese fans
Uhm Jung-hwa Wows Moviegoers With Her Versatility
Kim Hee-seon Claims Place Among Screen Goddesses
The 4th Korea Film Awards to be held on 4 December release the list of nominations
Jang Dong-gun to Appear on Cover of Time Magazine
October 31, 2005 - Film stars attract audience to drama
Movieland Wax Museum exhibition to open in Seoul in December
10/31/05 - Son Yeh Jin and Gam Woo Sung will lead the 16-episodes drama "Period of Love" scheduled to be aired by SBS in the spring of 2006
10/29/05 - Eric and Uhm Tae Woong selected to lead the drama "Wolf" scheduled to be aired by MBC in January of 2006
10/27/05 – Choi Ji Woo appears in the movie "Shadowless Sword" as a guest star (cameo)
CJW signs a CF contract (2 billion Won) with Japan "Sumitomo Corporation" as the spokesperson for its new brand of cosmetics product
10/26/05 – On 10/25, Kwon Sang Woo and Cha Tae Hyun receive "The President Recognition" for their steadily saving money since their debuts as entertainers
TV Rating (10/24/05 – 10/30/05)Page 8
Oct 31, 2005 - "April Snow" sets precedent in Chinese theaters
October 31, 2005 - AFI Fest Invites Horror Film 'Red Shoes'
Booth to Sell Korean Films at Global Expo
A Moment To Remember hit no. 1 in Japan Box Office for 2 consecutive weeks
The Time, "Rain Will Be the First Korean Star to Make a Debut into the American Market"
November 1, 2005 - 'Yonsama' to try his luck in China
October 30, 2005 - Jo In Sung fears love confession
2005.11.01 - "A Love To Kill" gains popularity from pilot episode
Popular Korean TV actor joins military
November 1, 2005 - Film 'Dongmakgol' Breaks 8 Mln Ticket Mark
US Wax Museum to Visit Seoul
November 01, 2005 - Kwon Sang Woo is the Korean actor S'poreans want to see most
Nov 2, 2005 - "A Memory To Remember" tops Japanese box-office for two straight weeks
11/1/05 – Accompanied by his wife Han Ga In, Yun Jung Hoon reports to "Kyunggido 306 Recruitment Center" at 1:40p.m. on 11/1 to start his military service
11/1/05 - Chun Jung Myung will costar with Yoon So Yi, Kim Min Hee, and Lee Jae Ryung in the drama "Goodbye Sorrow" scheduled to be aired by KBS2 in March of 2006
10/31/05 - Shim Hye Jin will lead the Friday drama "That Woman" scheduled to be aired by SBS on 12/9 following the final episode of "Tear of Diamond"
Box office Top 10 (10/24/05 – 10/30/05)
11/2/05 - Actress Kim Namjoo gives birth to a girl
11/3/05 - China under emergency due to BYJ
November 4, 2005 - 'Boy, Goes to Heaven' conjures up body-transference fantasy tale
Nov 4, 2005 - Park Yong-ha and Park Jin-hee to star in Japanese TV drama
AMTR maintained no.1 in Japan for weekdays 31 Oct to 4 Nov 05
Nov 3, 2005 - U.S. Daily Calls Actor Bae 'One-Man Corp.'
11.04.2005 - Miniseries 'Tamo' to Be Aired in Kazakhstan
November 03, 2005 - Cine21 Interviews Bae Doo-Na Page 9
Box Office in Seoul (Oct. 28 ~ Nov. 3, 2005)
AMTR's creating new hallyu wave in Japan
Middle-aged women still suffering from 'Yon-fluenza'
GMA premieres 'Jewel in the Palace'
26th Blue Dragon Awards will be held on the 29 Nov 2005
11/4/05 - Lee Seung Yun will act in the drama "Love and Ambition" scheduled to be aired by SBS in January of 2006
11/3/05 - Lee Na Young and Kang Dong Won will lead the movie "Our Happy Time"
11/3/05 – Lee Da Hae, Lee Dong Wook, Eric's girlfriend Park Si Yun and Lee Joon Gi will costar in the Wednesday-Thursday drama "My Girl"
TV Rating (10/31/05 – 11/6/05)
November 06, 2005 - Korean Weekly News - 11/6
November 7, 2005 - Actress Bae Jong-ok Wins Award at Bulgarian Festival
Bae Yong-joon Conquers China
AMTR still going strong in Japan Box Office 5 - 6 Nov 2005
Nov 8, 2005 - Won Bin to hold benefit photo exhibition in Japan
'Corpse Bride' in Surprise Korean Box Office Triumph
Pantech inks deal with pop star, Rain
A Moment To Remember tamed Corpse Bride in Japan
November 9th, 2005 - SO JI SUB, following after the 'The Steps of Yonsama'
Actor Jang Dong-kun on the cover of U.S. current affairs magazine Time's latest Asia edition
11.09.2005 - More Than a Pretty Face (Jung Jae Young & HWang Jung Min)
Good Acting Proves More Important Than Being Traditionally 'Handsome' Page 10
November 10, 2005 - S. Korea-Japan Film Festival to Open Friday
Article - JDG on Time Magazine
Rural Men Seek Uzbek Brides
Taiwanese star Alec Su to give press conference along with Jang Nara
Jang Dong-gun appears on cover of Time magazine
November 10, 2005 - 2nd Highest Price Paid for Domestic Film
November 11, 2005 - Why Prague can't beat Paris in romance
New Poster of 'Arts of Seduction' released in Korea
Overseas distribution rights of Shadowless Sword exceeded US$10 million
S. Korean actor Bae Yong-joon visits China
11.13.2005 - Tough Guy Yang Dong Gun Gets Geeked Up
November 13, 2005 - Korean Weekly News - 11/13
Nominations for the 26th Blue Dragon Award
2005.11.14 - Bae Yong-jun provided with top-class security in China
11/13/05 – Jung Ryu Won decides not to lead the drama "Wolf" scheduled to be aired by MBC in January of 2006
TV Rating (11/7/05 – 11/13/05)Page 11
'ONLY YOU' AND 'GREEN ROSE' ON ABS-CBN
November 14, 2005 - Winter Sonata star talks about April Snow
Nominations list of 26th Blue Dragon Award
"Son Ye jin versus Song Hye Kyo" in the Christmas season
2005/11/13 - Lee Byung-hun made the contract with Hollywood's biggest agency
November 15, 2005 - Shadowless Sword Press Screening Report
Romance, comedy light up My Little Bride!
11.15.2005 - 'Shadowless Sword' Takes Stab at Global AudiencePage 12
Japanese imperial couple invites tenor Lim Hyung-ju
November 15, 2005 - MBC in Second Male Nudity Shock
Hallyu Stars to Meet Hu Jintao
Nov 16, 2005 - Tickets to Kim Rae-won's fan meeting sold out in three minutes in Japan
Keeping up 'addiction to Korean TV dramas'
'Unforgiven' Casts Cold Eye on Army Life
11/14/05 – Ji Jin Hee and Yum Jung Ah will lead the movie "Aged Garden (오래된 정원)"
11/14/05 – Go Soo, Kim Hyun Joo, Son Tae Young, and Yoon Sang Hyun attended the press conference of the weekend drama "Marry a Millionaire"
Box office Top 10 (11/7/05 – 11/13/05)
NOVEMBER 17 - "Let's Give Them All the Action We've Got"
'Shadowless Sword' packs martial art, yet lacks historical identity
2005.11.16 - Korean films strengthening influence in AsiaPage 13
Nov 17, 2005 - Ji Jin-hee launches Asian tour
AMTR maintained strong box office before Harry invades Japan on 19 Nov
Nov.18, 2005 - 'Shadowless Sword' Delivers Formulaic Fun
Box Office (Nov. 11 ~ 17, 2005)
Seeking a man? Hire a detective
11.19.2005 - Movie Awards to Celebrate Year's End
November 20, 2005 - Nominations for the 26th Blue Dragon Awards Announced
Nov. 21, 2005 - Actress Kim Hee-seon at the K-1 World Grand Prix Finals
Nov. 20, 2005 - Rain Announces Global Ambitions on CNN
Nov. 14 - Asia Rivals' Ugly Images Best Sellers in Japan
11/20/05 – On 11/18, Choi Ji Woo attends the press conference of her first Japanese drama "Dance Music - Rondo" held at Japan TBS
11/17/05 – Kim Joon Sung will costar with Shim Hye Jin, Jang Dong Jik, and Oh Yoon Ah in the Friday drama "That Woman"
11/17/05 – Lee Jung Jae renews the CF contract (500 million Won / 1 year) with "Basic House" as the spokesperson for its business casual brand
11/16/05 – Shin Seung Woo and Park Yeh Jin will collaborate in MBC's Best Theater -- "May, June" scheculed to be aired on 12/10
TV Rating (11/14/05 – 11/20/05)
2005.11.21 - Rain appears on CNN's "Talk Asia"
Korean Weekly News - 11/21
Terrestrial TV Viewer Ratings Plummet
2005/11/19 - "Parang Love" - "My Girl and I" to be sold abroad in US$4 million
November 22nd, 2005 - Han Ji Min will be reunited with Uhm Tae Woong at "Wolf"
Nov.22, 2005 - Kim Yun-jin Returns HomePage 14
November 22, 2005 - 'Korean Wave to Promote Peace in East Asia'
11.23.2005 - New Thriller Deals With Bullying in School
11/23/05 - The posters of the movie "Green Alert" starring Song Hye Gyo and Cha Tae Hyun released
11/23/05 – To promote his Chinese movie "The Promise", Jang Dong Gun will visit many Asian countries including China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Indonesia
11/22/05 – On 11/21, Jae Hee, Lee Na Young, Jang Dong Gun, and Soo Ae attend the "Handprint" event sponsored by the 26th "Blue Dragon Film Awards"
11/22/05 – Han Ji Min will costar with Eric and Uhm Tae Woong in the drama "Wolf" scheduled to be aired by MBC in January of 2006
11/22/05 – Sung Yoo Ri (24) will lead the 18-episodes drama "Spring Waltz" scheduled to be aired in early March of 2006
11/22/05 -- The production company "CK Media Works" announces that Go So Young and Jae Hee are selected to lead its produced drama "사랑하지...않아" scheduled to be aired in the first half of 2006
11/22/05 – Gam Woo Sung (35) plans to marry Kang Min Ah (강민아, 34) in January of 2006
Box office Top 10 (11/14/05 – 11/20/05)
Nov.23, 2005 - 30-Something Men Embrace Unisex Cosmetics
Son Ye Jin, Post "Hallyu Queen"
November 24, 2005 - 'Brown-eyed Brad Pitt' attacks TV screen (Dennis Joseph O'Neil & Daniel Henney)
2005.11.23 - Shadowless Sword to open worldwide in 2006
2005.11.24 - Nominations announced for Blue Dragon Awards
11.24.2005 - Movies Go to The Dogs
2005.11.25 - Typhoon to open on a record 513 screens
24.11.2005 - Male Love: Instinct and Innocence
S. Korean movie star Jang Dong-gun earns nearly 7 bln won
Hyunbin to Become Esquire Hong Kong's Cover Boy
Favorite Korean Stars in China
Prague Becomes a Star on Korean TV
November 28, 2005 - Agents ride crest of Korean wave
11/28/05 – Lee Suh Jin is selected to lead the Korea-Turkey collaborated drama "Speed" scheduled to be aired in the first half of 2006
11/25/05 – The wedding of Chae Jung Ahn (28) and Kim Sang Chul (30) will be held at "Coax Center Grand Ball Room" on 12/16
TV Rating (11/21/05 – 11/27/05)
2005.11.28 - Yonsama subway launched in Tokyo
November 29, 2005 - KOREAN MOVIES Big stars, yet no sparkle
Art exhibition boosting Korean Wave
29th November - Won Bin's army life beginsPage 15
November 29, 2005 Director Kim Wins Italian Film Award
11.29.2005 - Won Bin: Celebrity trainee
Photos: The results of the 26th Blue Dragon Film Awards (11/29/05)
Nov.29, 2005 - Won Bin Dons Fatigues for Mandatory Role
The 41th Baek Sang Art Awards results
2005/11/29 - Lee Young-ae wins best actress at Blue Dragon Film Awards
'Jewel in the Palace' the latest craze
Nov.30 - Lee Young-ae Snaps String of Bad Lack at Movie Awards
'Lady Vengeance' Bags Korea's Top Movie Honors
"Sympathy for Lady Vengeance" wins Best Picture Award
Nov 29, Gangsters Reunited for 'My Boss, My Hero'
Korean Weekly News - 11/28 Page 16
2005.11.25 - Typhoon to open on a record 513 screens
December 01, 2005 - Jang Dong-gun finds success a double-edged sword
U.S. Channel to Air Hit Drama 'Winter Sonata'
CTH topping the netizen votes on who will make the most interesting boyfriend
Official Arts of Seduction Poster unveiled
Rain to participate in Community Chest of Korea
12/1/05 – Lee Suh Jin and Park Han Byul are selected to lead the drama "Freeze"
11/29/05 – Jun Do Yun signs a CF contract (500 million Won / 1 year) with "Chungkwang Construction" as the spokesperson for its apartment brand
Box office Top 10 (11/21/05 – 11/27/05)
DECEMBER 02, 2005 - Adultery Is Secret of Dramas' Success
'Winter Sonata' Heading to US
Hye Kyo Power! 'Wind Wave Advisory' Reaped 4.2 Million Dollars in Asia
Dec.2, 2005 - Park Ji-sung, Lee Hyo-lee Koreans With Most Brand Power Page 17
December 02, 2005 - The Art of Seduction Theatrical Trailer Released
Box Office in Seoul (Nov. 25 - Dec. 1)
Results: Korean Film Awards
Dec. 4, 2005 - For Jung Ryeo-won, It's Time to Kick Back
December 5, 2005 - "Welcome to Dongmakgol" Wins 6 Korean Film Awards
12/5/05 - Jang Suh Hee is selected to perform in the 30-episodes Chinese historical drama "Kyungja Suh Kyung Gi"
12/2/05 - Kim Jung Eun awarded "The Best Actress of Drama" in the "2005 Asian Television Awards" held at National University of Singapore on 12/1
12/2/05 - The representative of MBC announces that the drama "I'm Not Good" starring Go Hyun Jung is canceled due to internal coordination problem
TV Rating (11/28/05 – 12/4/05)
2005.12.05 - Several celebrities named spokespersons for Life Ethics Committee
Artist makes floral tribute to celebrities
Korean Weekly News - 12/05
December 5, 2005 - Ji Jin-Hee Tests His Pulling Power in Southeast Asia
Rise of Multiethnic TV StarsPage 18
12.05.2005 - Andre Kim to Hold Fashion Show for Children With AIDS
Pusan Film Fest Director Kim Dong-ho Honored
Korean Celebrity Makes Debut as a Video Game Model
DECEMBER 06, 2005 - Apology from MBC is Not Enough
Dec 6, 2005 - Lee Dong-gun enraptures Japanese fans at hallyu star meeting
12.06.2005 - 'Typhoon' Ready to Hit Nation
2005/12/06 - Lee Byung Hun, Lee Young-ae and Kim Rae Won to participate in the charity event of 13th
Park Chan-Wook's (Cyborg Girl) Casts Leads
Dec 7, 2005 - Lee Ji-hoon to hold movie promotion and fan meeting in Japan
Park Shin-yang joins ranks of hallyu stars
December 06, 2005 - Korean Box Office Report - December 2/4
December 07, 2005 - Korean Critics Pick Best of the Year
Lee Byung-hun to Meet Hilton Sisters
12/6/05 – Lee Tae Ran will appear in the movie "My Boss, My Student" as a guest star
12/5/05 – On 12/4, Kim Rae Won attends his fan meeting held at "Well City Tokyo" of Japan
12/5/05 – In order to play the role as a K-1 fighter in Wednesday-Thursday drama "사랑하지...않아" on SBS in February of 2006, Jae Hee is trying to gain 12kg weightPage 19
2005.12.09 - Cho Hyun-jae to advance to Japan
Cho Seung-woo joins ranks of hallyu stars
'Typhoon' Puts Action Above Character Development
Kim Ah-jung Brings Living Beauty to Barbie Exhibition
DECEMBER 08, 2005 - "Memories of Love and Heartache Led Me to the Screen"
2005.12.09 - Kang Ta honored by Ban
Dec.11, 2005 - Korea Wave Hits Middle East
Blockbuster Films Heat up December
12/11/05 – On 12/10, the homepage of "2005 Performance Award (2005년 연기대상)" at SBS is opened
12/11/05 – MBC decides to end the Monday-Tuesday drama "Sweet Spy" on 12/27
12/8/05 – During the year of 2005, dramas broadcasted by KBS recorded high TV ratings
12/6/05 – Lee Wan and Park Shin Hye are selected to lead the drama "Tree of Heaven" scheduled to be aired by SBS in February of 2006
TV Rating (12/5/05 – 12/11/05)
Son Ye jin receiving an award of commendationPage 20
December 12, 2005 - An 'irresistible trickster' to meet viewers in 'My Girl'
New ABS-CBN Koreanovela
Dec.12, 2005 - Kim Hee-sun Plans Fan Meet-N-Greet in Japan
Ko So-young to make big-screen comeback in horror movie
"Computer Game Modelled on Actor Lee Byeong-heon" Introduced in Tokyo
December 13, 2005 - 'Eric's girl' Park Si-yeon makes a leap to acting
Actor Kim Jae-won to Hold Hand-Shaking Event in Japan Dec. 16
2005/12/12 - S. Korean critics pick 'Duelist' as best film
12-13-2005 - 'Typhoon' Star Up to New Challenges
Star Director's Book Recalls His Days as a Failure
2005.12.14 - Chun Ji-hyun picked as "Elle" cover model in 6 Asian countries
Korean Weekly News - 12/12
December 14, 2005 - Actor Park Shin-yang makes literary debut
Korean Actress to be Featured Elle Cover
'The Promise' Nominated for Golden Globe
'Typhoon' lacks creative energy
12/14/05 – Kim Ok Bin will lead the Monday-Tuesday drama "How Are You, God" scheduled to be aired by KBS2
12/13/05 - In "The 25th Film Critics Awards" on 12/12, Lee Byung Hun and Jun Do Yunawarded the "Actor Perfromace Award" and the "Actress Performance Award"
12/12/05 - Lee Bo Young is nominated by both KBS and SBS in the categories of "New Actor/Actress Award" and "New Star Award" respectively
12/12/05 - On 12/11, Jang Dong Gun, director Chen Kaige, lead actress Cecilia Cheung and Japanese actor Sanada Hiroyuki attend promotional events for their Chinese movie "The Promise"
Box office Top 10 (12/5/05 – 12/11/05)Page 21
Dec.14, 2005 - Celebrity Couple Adopts 'God-Sent' Addition to Family
2005.12.15 - Lim Eun-kyung Cast as Lead Actress for Chinese TV Drama
Allure of Korean dramas
"Typhoon" draws 280,000 viewers on opening day
Southeast Asian viewers want new twists from Korean dramas
December 16, 2005 - Seasoned singer, Lee Hyun-woo's season's greetings
2005.12.14 - A Moment to Remember breaks Japanese record
12/15/05 - Yoo Gun will costar with Kim Ok Bin and Lee Jong Hyuk in Monday-Tuesday drama "How Are You, God"
Dec.15, 2005 - Celebrity Couple Sets Example to Follow Page 22
Drama Project starring Song Seong-Hun, Yoon Kye-Sang, Won Bin
Not the guy next door - Actor Jang is handsome but that hasn't kept him from tackling non-heroic roles
Kangta and his bandmembers visit the Save our Souls (SOS) school at kilometre six on the National southern
December 18, 2005 - Korean film industry continues to produce major hits
12/19/05 – Eric arrives at Narita Airport of Japan on 12/18
12/17/05 – Cha Tae Hyun will lead the movie "Fool", adapted from the popular internet comic of the same name
12/17/05 – Jang Dong Gun's two movies "Typhoon" and "The Promise (China)" have attracted more than 1 million moviegoers in Asian countries only in one day
12/16/05 – Oh Ji Ho will lead the weekend drama "Thank for Life" scheduled to be aired by KBS2 on 1/7
12/15/05 – New actor Soh Do Young will costar with Sung Yoo Ri and Daniel Henney in the 18-episodes drama "Spring Waltz"
TV Rating (12/12/05 – 12/18/05)
2005.12.16 - Chae Jung Ahn got married on Friday
December 19, 2005 - 'Typhoon' sets five-day box office record for 2005
S. Korean pop star in Japan (Eric)
New romantic comedy (SYJ)
Getting Serious About Clowning
Actor Gam Woo-sung Stars in Upcoming Film 'King and the Clown'Page 23
Dec.19, 2005 - Huge Crowds Greet Eric's Arrival in Tokyo
Chinese director hopes 'The Promise' will appeal to Westerners
Korean Weekly News - 12/19
Lee Young-ae Named Korea's Promotion Queen
December 20, 2005 [YEAR-END REVIEW]
Blockbusters boosted musical industry
Dec 20, 2005 - Actress Choi Ji-woo Stars in Joint Korean-Japanese TV Drama
December 19, 2005 - Korean Box Office Report - December 16/18
December 20, 2005 - Blockbuster 'Typhoon' to Hit U.S. Next Year
Shinhwa's Eric draws Japanese media spotlight
December 21, 2005 - Melodrama flick 'My Girl and I' less impressive than Japanese version
[YEAR-END REVIEW]'Boorish' women knocked out 'Cinderellas'
Film "Typhoon" to Be Distributed in U.S. thru DreamWorks SKG
Celebrities in Wax
12.21.2005 - Actress LYA Gains Popularity in AsiaPage 24
12/21/05 – Lee So Yun will costar with Soh Do Young, Sung Yoo Ri, and Daniel Henney in the 18-episodes drama "Spring Waltz" scheduled to be aired in early March of 2006
12/21/05 - The poster of the movie "The First Love of Millionaire" starring Hyun Bin and Lee Yun Hee is released
Box office Top 10 (12/12/05 – 12/18/05)
12-22-2005 'Blue Swallow' Faces Turbulence
A Giant Leap for Song Hye-gyo?
List of Nominees for the KBS 2005 Drama Awards
2005.12.23 - Cha In-pyo, Shin Ae-ra Support 10 Foreign Children
Dec.23, 2005 - The Five (Plus One) Best Movie Scenes of 2005
Nominations for KBS 연기대상 (KBS Drama Awards) AnnouncedPage 25
12.25.2005 - Kim Sam-soon SyndromePage 26
Top 9 Rated Kdramas of All Time
Top 10 Rated Kdramas of 2004
List of All time High-Rated Kseries
2005.12.26 - [YEAR-END REVIEW]
Shocks, embarrassments, disappointments
December 25, 2005 - 도마뱀 (Lizard) Teaser Trailer Released
December 24th - Yoo Jae Suk picks up a win at the KBS Entertainment Award
Dec 26, 2005 - Actor Kwon Sang-woo Invited as VIP Guest to "Martial Arts Fighting" in Japan
12/25/05 – Han Hyo Joo replaces Sung Yoo Ri as the lead actress of the drama "Spring Waltz" scheduled to be aired in early March of 2006
12/23/05 – On 12/22, Kim Ho Jin, Ryu Soo Young, Soh Yoo Jin, Han Eun Jung, and Park Sang Myun attend the press conference of KBS1 large-scale weekend drama "Seoul 1945"
12/23/05 – Yoo Ho Jung and Kang Soo Jung will act in the weekend drama "Thank for Life" scheduled to be aired by KBS2 on 1/7
12/23/05 – On 12/19, the filming team of the movie "Monopoly" leaves for Phi Phi Island of Thailand
12/22/05 – Son Yeh Jin, Bae Yong Joon, Go So Young, Lee Byung Hun, Kim Hee Sun, and Lee Jung Jae, stars of big screen, will perform in small screen in 2006
TV Rating (12/19/05 – 12/25/05)
December 26, 2005 - Mongolia Hospital Named After Actress Kim Jung-eun
12.26.2005 - Top Movie Posters of 2005Page 27
Dec. 27, 2005 - Images of Korean stars in a photo exhibition titled "Korean Wave to the World" at the Gwanghwamun subway station in Seoul on Monday
Korean actress Kim Ji-ho sells goods at a charity bazaar hosted by the Global Adoption Information and Post Service
December 27, 2005 [YEAR-END REVIEW]
Superstars make 2005 their own year
12.26.2005 - Culture Ministry Honors PIFF
Actor Kwon Sang-woo to become "A Man of $10 Million"
Dec.27, 2005 - A Year of Big Changes and Small Setbacks for Korean TV
Movie industry matures as production workers unionize
Actress Kim Sun-a in Top 10 List
December 28, 2005 - Blue swallow set to soar onto screen
Film 'Typhoon' Stays King for 2nd Week
Films Starring Sohn Ye-jin Attract 10 Mil. Viewers in Korea, Japan
12.28.2005 - 10 Hot Culture Issues in 2005
December 29, 2005 - Slack record market pushes singers into new career
12/27/05 - Song Il Kook is selected to lead the large-scale 50-episode historical drama "The Book of Three Han: The Chapter of Joo Mong" scheduled to be aired by MBC in April of 2006
12/26/05 - Lee Yo Won signs a CF contract (1 billion Won / 1 year) with "CC Club" as the spokesperson for its attire brand
Box office Top 10 (12/19/05 – 12/25/05)
Plays, Films Feel Synergy Effect
Los Angeles' famous house of wax relocates to Korea
DECEMBER 29, 2005 - Jang Jin-young Flying in Pursuit of Her Dreams
Jang Dong-gun's "The Promise" starring selected top-100 movie in ChinaPage 28
Korean Box Office Report - December 23/25
12.29.2005 - Korean Wave Just a Ripple in Japan: Survey
Japanese Still Can't Get Enough of Korean Stars
December 30, 2005 - TOP 10 LIFE & STYLE STORIES OF 2005
2005/12/30 - Oslo theater to screen Korean films
Young Korean directors present Directors' Cut Awards
Calendars Featuring Actor Bae Yong-joon Become Best Sellers in Japan
12.30.2005 - New Faces of 2006
Results & Photos: 2005 MBC Performance Award Ceremony (2005 MBC 연기대상, 12/30/2005)
Results & Photos: Winners of KBS 2005 year-end Performance Awards (12/31/2005)
Results & Photos: Winners of SBS 2005 year-end Performance Awards (12/31/2005)
December 31, 2005 - [2005 YEAR IN REVIEW] Part 1: Korean TV DramasPage 29
Photos: SBS 2005 year-end Performance Awards (12/31/2005)
TV Networks Hand Out Awards
Singer Kim Jong-kook Sweeps Music Prizes From Broadcasters2006
JANUARY 02 - Stars Born in the Year of the Dog
1/2/06 - Han Hye Jin is selected to costar with Song Il Kook in the large-scale 50-episode historical drama "The Book of Three Han: The Chapter of Joo Mong"
12/29/05 - Kim Tae Hee is scheduled to leave for China on 12/30 to film the film "Midair"
TV Rating (12/26/05 – 1/1/06)
Actress Lee Young-ae Tops Hong Kong Chart as "Woman of the Year"
The Invisible Korean Behind U.S. Hit Drama
Jang Nara cancels press conference in China
January 02, 2006 - Korean Box Office Report - January 1
01.03.2006 - Born in the Year of the Dog
Rain to Star in 'Old Boy' Director's New Film
Talk Asia Rates Interview with Rain One of 2005's Best FivePage 30
January 3, 2006 - 4 Films Invited to Palm Springs Festival
'The King and the Clown' Bursts With Sheer Energy
01.04.2006 - Hit Drama Details Art of Seduction
Heartthrobs Run 'Wild'
Kwon Sang-woo, Yoo Ji-tae Team Up for Crime Thriller 'Running Wild'
Rain to Star in Park Chan-wook's Much-Awaited 'Cyborg'
'Lost Love' goes beyond drama stereotyping
1/3/06 - On 1/3, Oh Ji Ho, Park Yeh Jin, Yoo Ho Jung, Kim Yoo Suk, and Kim Yoon Suk attend the press conference of the weekend drama "Thanks for Life"
Box office Top 10 (12/26/05 – 1/1/06)
JANUARY 05, 2006 - Wild Beasts Lurk in the Hearts of Men
'The Art of Fighting' showcases actor Baek's charm
Kim Hee-sun set to launch official fan club in Japan
Busan Shows Midas Touch as Movie Location
Park Hae il getting married to his girlfriend of 5 years on 12th March
2006.01.06 - Lee Joon-gi emerges as rising star
Movie Stars File Appeal for Protesters
Behind Rise of Korean Films
Star Actor Won Bin Volunteers for Frontline Army Post
Jan.7, 2006 - Asia Goes Crazy Over Korean Pop Culture Page 31
Jan. 8, 2006 - 135 Mln Movie Tickets Sold in Korea, Up 3.8% from Last Year
Sky's the Limit for Han Ji-min
Jan 9, 2006 - Actress Jun Ji-hyun Likely to Focus on Foreign Market for the Time Being
KBS documentary to show glimpse of Lee Byung-heon's private life
Stars and Their Personal Blogs
Celebrities Find Weblogs to Be Both Help and Hindrance to Career
1/6/06 - SYJ will be paid 50 million Won per episode (basic guarantee + extra) to lead the 16-episodes drama "Period of Love"
1/5/06 – Lee Dong Gun will lead the movie "Race"
1/5/06 – Ha Ji Won will costar with Cha Tae Hyun in the movie "Fool"
TV Rating (1/2/06 – 1/8/06)
2006/01/10 - 'Lady Vengeance' star selected for jury of Berlin film festival
Actress Lee Young-ae Invited to Berlin Film Festival as Juror
01.10.2006 - Singers, Actors Get Draft Notices
Baek Shows 'Art of Acting'
TV drama gets arty: Actress Yoon Eun-hye and actor Joo Ji-hoon shoot a scene for the MBC drama "Kung (Palace)" at Seoul Art Museum, Seoul
Jan. 8, 2006 - Son Ye Jin: an actress that radiates an angelic image
Twitch's Korean Box Office Report 6 - 8 Jan 2006Page 32
2006.01.10 - Won Bin heads for frontline army post
'April Snow' to Open Vesoul Film Festival
01-11-2006 - New Film Shows Penal System Is No 'Holiday'
Internet Becomes Path to Stardom
January 12, 2006 - New action flicks highlight unfair social system
1/10/06 - Eric, Han Ji Min, Uhm Tae Woong, and Lee Eun attend the press conference of the Monday-Tuesday drama "Wolf" scheduled to be aired by MBC on 1/16
1/10/06 – Kim Jae Won will lead the movie "Lad". He plays the role "Smith Lee" who is a military priest working in the warfare support devision of a naval brigade
1/10/06 - Kwon Sang Woo, Yoo Ji Tae, and more than 400 fans of theirs will attend the premiere party of the movie "Running Wild" in "River City" Café located at Ahpkijungdong, Seoul on 1/13
1/9/06 – Jo Seung Woo will costar with Baek Yoon Shik and Kim Hye Soo in the movie "Tajja"
Box office Top 10 (1/2/06 – 1/8/06)
Jan.11, 2006 - Unintentional Cameo in 'Old Boy' Leads to Lawsuit
JANUARY 12, 2006 - "I Have the Perfect Playboy Glare"
Go Ah Ra will be replacing Lee Hyori for the role of Kim Hee Ae's daughter in MBC's oct'06 drama "Snow Flakes"
Taiwan and China are in rare agreement in a backlash against the Korean Wave that has seen their television channels swamped with Korean soap operas
Jan.12, 2006 - Fresh Wave of Choi Ji-woo Fever Grips Japan
Won Bin Dispatched to Face the Enemy
Star-Filled 'Running Wild' Tamed by Conventions
Jan 13, 2006 - Actor Kim Rae-won Plans More Activities in Japan
KBS to tap into satellite TV market in Japan
01.15.2006 - Based on a True Story?
Recent Films Use Fictional Elements to Help Recount Real EventsPage 33
Drama news - Jang Dong Gun, Kwon Sang Woo, and Lee Jung Jae... Who is Kim Hee Sun's man?
2006.01.16 - TV drama starring Choi Ji-woo records 20.6% viewership in Japan
Hallyu Phenomenon Faces Backlash in East Asia
Choi Ji-woo Sets her Sights on Hong Kong
January 17, 2006 - Heartthrobs head for Army service
2006.01.14 - 8 Korean films sold over 3 million tickets each in '05
Jan 17, 2006 - Ryoo Su-young joins ranks of hallyu stars in Taiwan
Favorite Films of Directors, Actors to Be Screened
Big budget movies dying at the box office
Coming Soon to theaters in Singapore
[PHIL.] An article on "Jewel in the Palace"
Jan 18, 2006 - Hong Kong Media Praise Actress Choi Ji-woo for Good Manners
Joo Hyun, an actor as friendly as a family member
Actor Uhm Tae-woong Steps Out of Pop Singer Sister's Shadow
Comedy Sequel Touches on Serious Social Issues
'My Boss, My Teacher' sticks to same formula
1/18/06 - Lee Moon Shik and Lee Joon Gi and will co-lead the movie "Fly, Daddy, Fly"
1/18/06 - Moon Geun Young will visit Japan on 2/3 to promote her movie "Innocent Steps"
1/17/06 - Dennis O’Neil signs a CF contract (300 million Won / 6 months) with "Hanaro Telecom"
Lee Da Hae signs a CF contract (300 million Won) with "ShinYoung Wacoal" to advertise its "Venus" underwear
1/16/06 - Lee Wan and Park Shin Hye film their new drama "Tree of Heaven" in Nagano, Japan
1/13/06 - Song Sun Mi (31)'s wedding is scheduled in the second half of 2006.
TV Rating (1/9/06 – 1/15/06)
Box office Top 10 (1/9/06 – 1/15/06)
Jan 19, 2006 - Belgian Association Names '3-Iron' Best Film
2006.01.19 - A Review of Korean Cinema in 2005
January 18, 2006 - 'King and the Clown' hits 5-million-viewer markPage 34
2006/01/19 - Joint-production fantasy film 'The Promise' shows freedom, destiny
01.20.2006 - 'The Promise' Mixed With Asian Cultures
Jang Dong-kun Draws Stellar Praise for 'Promise'
Jiwoo appointed as Christian Dior spokesperson again on 20th in Seoul
Choi Ji Woo plans to return to performing in Korean drama in autumn
Korean Entertainment Market Considered Recession Proof
2006/01/21 - President Roh views acclaimed movie in downtown Seoul
January 22, 2006 - Moon Jung-Hyuk Suffers Serious Injury
January 22, 2006 - These kings of the cinema aren't clowning around
'The King and the Clown' marching ahead on box office
Jan 23, 2006 - Actress Kim Hee-sun Holds 1st Fan Meeting in Japan
1/23/06 - Eric and Han Ji Min are hit by a car around 1:00a.m. of 1/22
1/20/06 - "J & H Film (J & H필름)" agency signs a two-year contract with Lee Yo Won with highest offer
1/19/06 - "Korea Gallup (한국갤럽)" surveyed 1502 adults from 12/5 to 12/16/05 on the subject "2005 The Most Shinning Actor/Talent", and Choi Jin Shil receives most votes
1/19/06 - On 1/19, "Phantom Entertainment (팬텀엔터테인먼트)" and PD Kim Jong Hak (김종학) announce that they will co-produce at least three dramas in 2006
1/19/06 - The poster of the movie "Interlocked Branches (연리지, 連理枝)" is released
TV Rating (1/16/06 – 1/22/06)
01.23.2006 - Moon Hospitalized After Car Accident
Eric Hurt in Gallant Attempt to Save Han Ji-min
Kim Hee-seon Sends Letter of Encouragement to Japanese Fan
2006.01.24 - Jang Dong-gun named as most impressive actor
Stars of TV drama 'Wolf' injured in car accident
Big budget S.Korean film breaks new groundPage 35
New image for sassy Girl
Jan. 24 - Korean heartthrob Bae Yong-joon is featured on the cover of the Februrary issue of Chinese fashion magazine Cosmopolitan
Actor Yoo Ji-tae Invited as Juror for "Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival"
Dutch Media Ranks '3-Iron' 8th Best Film
Revisiting Gay Theme on Big Screen
Korean Weekly News - January 24
Variety Mag: Making Waves
Korean dramas wash up on webs worldwide
Jan.25, 2006 - A Black-and-White Prison Drama from Recent History
2006.01.26 - 'Lost in Love' depicts lovers lacking courage to tell truth
1/25/06 - On 1/24, Park Shin Yang arrives at Haneda Airport of Japan around 4:00p.m.
1/24/06 - Lee Min Gi will costar with Eugene in the weekend drama "Really Really Like You" scheduled to be aired by MBC in April
1/24/06 - On 1/24, Jung Hye Young gives birth to a baby daughter at 11:00a.m.
Box office Top 10 (1/16/06 – 1/22/06)
Shoo from former group SES and Lee Dong Wook (from My Girl) have been a couple
Korean Stars: a Metabolism to Die For
January 26, 2006 - Filmmakers Pledge to Fight Quota Cut
S. Korea's movie industry shocked at decision to cut quota
S. Korea's movie industry dismayed at decision to cut quota
'Film Quota Cut Poses Long-term Risk'
Chronology of events leading to decision to cut screen quota
Jan.26, 2006 - Jekyll & Hyde' Fever Grips Korea & Japan
Moon So-Ri Cast in TV Blockbuster The Four Gods
Kim Rae Won going back to the screen in MBC March drama, Princess airing after Wolf