Aprils Chaekyung And Takada Kenta Appointed Ambassadors For Youth Film Festival

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April's Chaekyung and Takada Kenta appointed ambassadors for youth film festival
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April's Chaekyung and Takada Kenta appointed ambassadors for youth film festival

April's Chaekyung and Takada Kenta have been appointed the ambassadors for the '2nd Anyang International Youth Film Festival'! 

Regarding his new title, Takada Kenta relayed, "I am glad that, through this opportunity, I can act as a leg of support for the youth who have submitted their work in this festival. I will do my best to raise interest for this film festival among the youth." 

Chaekyung thoughtfully stated, "It is a great honor that I have been appointed as an ambassador. I am very happy. Through this year's film festival, I hope that I can raise awareness about all the wonderful works these children have submitted. So that not only will youth, but also adult audiences enjoy the festival too." 

Kim Sun-young-III to attend the Jeonju International Film Festival with husband and director Lee Seung-won-I
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Kim Sun-young-III to attend the Jeonju International Film Festival with husband and director Lee Seung-won-I

Actor Kim Sun-young-III finds the 18th Jeonju International Film Festival with the movie "Happy Bus Day", directed by her husband, Lee Seung-won-I.

"Happy Bus Day" is about a family that gathers in the eldest son's "Monster"house to celebrate the monster's birthday and having everyone spending the last ten minutes with the "Monster" on their mother's orders to relieve their wounds and secrets to it.

While this movie refers human trauma to a unique family, Kim Sun-young-III takes on the role of Seon-yeong, an ordinary but not so ordinary daughter-in-law. She's also someone with wounds to heal and the actress did an impressive performance in the movie.

[Photos] 18th Jeonju International Film Festival 2017 Red Carpet
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[Photos] 18th Jeonju International Film Festival 2017 Red Carpet

Korean actresses, actors, directors and celebrities attending the 18th Jeonju International Film Festival 2017 opening ceremony.

Tae In-ho, Jo Eun-hyung and Yeo Min-joo

Kim Yoo-seok, Son Soo-hyeon and director Heo Chul

Lee Yeong-ah and Jeon Moo-song

Announcer Park Hye-jin and programmer Lee Sang-yong

Ko Won-hee and Jun Suk-ho

Local governor Kim Eung-soo, Director Ildik Enyedi and film agency Lee Choong-jik

Moon Chang-gil and Ki Joo-bong

Director Chung Ji-young and Jang Mi-hee

Tickets Selling Briskly as Jeonju International Film Festival Kicks off
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Tickets Selling Briskly as Jeonju International Film Festival Kicks off

The Jeonju International Film Festival kicked off at an outdoor theater in the southwestern city on Thursday.

This year's festival, which runs through May 6, features the largest screening program so far, with 229 films from 58 countries. A day after tickets went on sale on April 13, 80 films had already sold out -- twice as many as last year.

"On Body and Soul" by Hungarian director Ildiko Enyedi opened the festival, an annual event in North Jeolla Province.

Music performances will also be staged by local and foreign bands, including Slovenia's Laibach, the first European rock band to play in Pyongyang. To mark Children's Day on Friday, animated films will be screened for families with kids.

'Produce 101's Takada Kenta gets attention for being a huge TEEN TOP fan
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'Produce 101's Takada Kenta gets attention for being a huge TEEN TOP fan

'Produce 101's Takada Kenta is gaining attention for being a huge TEEN TOP fan!

Even though Kenta used to live in Japan, he's been seen multiple times at TEEN TOP concerts and fansignings even before he was on 'Produce 101'. He seems to be a big Ricky fan, holding a picture of Ricky and putting the words 'Japan's Ricky' on his shirt.

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He was also spotted at Highlight's concert:

No wonder he decided to be a K-pop idol!