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BTS Online Comic ‘7Fates: CHAKHO’ Hits 15 Million Views – Global Bulletin

ONLINE COMICS “7Fates: CHAKHO,” the online comic created by digital comics platform Webtoon, HYBE and K-pop sensation BTS, has surpassed 15 million views in just two days of…

The Fine Print: 10 Tiny-Type Coachella Acts Well Worth Checking Out

After no less than four COVID-related cancellations in 2020 and 2021, the biggest names in music are once again heading to the Indio desert for the Coachella festival…

Disney’s Korean Series ‘Snowdrop’ Beats a Court Case, but Can’t Escape Controversy

The untimely death of Kim Mi-soo on Wednesday was not the first controversy for “Snowdrop,” a romantic melodrama that marked the Korean series debut of Walt Disney and…

Ace Eddie Awards Announces Date Change and New Venue for 72nd Annual Awards Ceremony – Film News in Brief

American Cinema Editors announced the new date and venue for the 72nd annual Ace Eddie Awards, which will now take place on March 5 at 4 p.m. at…

Shazam Reveals Its 5 Artists to Watch in 2022

At the top of every year, Shazam uses its data to predict five artists to watch — last year it did pretty well with Masked Wolf and Tai…

BTS Members RM, Jin and Suga Test Positive for COVID-19

Three members of superstar K-pop group BTS have tested positive for COVID-19 over the past two days, their management company Big Hit Music has announced. On Saturday, RM…

BTS surprises fans with ‘Butter’ dance video

The popular South Korean boy band gave its fans an early gift for Christmas by dropping a dance video showing off cute holiday sweaters.

Blackpink Brings Signature Color and Glitz to New Casetify Collection

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Grammys’ Best Alternative Album Category Steps Up With Female Contenders St. Vincent, Halsey, Arlo Parks

In 1991, the inaugural Grammy award for alternative music album went to Sinéad O’Connor’s “I Do Not Want What I Have Not Got.” But it would be 24…

Introducing CJ ENM’s 2021 Visionary Honorees

Youn Yuh-jung Youn Yuh-jung, a 74-year-old actor whose career spans five decades, became a top-rated performer and an iconic star in the early 1970s with her breakout role…

Celebrating the Korean Entertainment Making a Global Impact

Building on the success of “Parasite,” the Korean entertainment industry has had a huge 2021. K-pop remains a worldwide phenomenon, the Korean series “Squid Game” has found passionate…

Black List Scribe Elyse Hollander Signs With APA (EXCLUSIVE)

Screenwriter Elyse Hollander has signed with APA for representation, Variety has learned exclusively. She continues to repped by Bellevue Productions and Hansen Jacobson. Hollander started her career as an…