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[Video] Korean pop group BIGBANG and YouTube Red announce new series
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[Video] Korean pop group BIGBANG and YouTube Red announce new series

"Run, BIGBANG Scout!" Starring record-breaking, internationally celebrated korean pop stars BIGBANG

Series Debuts April 26 on YouTube Red Celebrates BIGBANG's 10 Year Reunion

Today, YouTube released "Run, BIGBANG Scout!", a six-episode series featuring the legendary Korean pop group BIGBANG on YouTube Red. This is the first YouTube Red Originals series to launch in Korea. With over 140 million records sold, BIGBANG is one of the most popular boy bands in the world. "Run, BIGBANG Scout!" was produced by YG Entertainment in collaboration with YouTube to commemorate BIGBANG's ten year anniversary.

EXOs D.O Confirmed To Be Starring In New Film Headed By Famous Korean Director
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EXOs D.O Confirmed To Be Starring In New Film Headed By Famous Korean Director

Earlier, it was reported that EXOs D.O (Do Kyung Soo) would be starring in a new film called Swing Kids (tentative).

Since then, SM Entertainment has confirmed that D.O will be taking on the lead role in Swing Kids. The agency stated, [D.O] is honored to be working with director Kang Hyung Chul.

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Swing Kids is a film set in a concentration camp in North Korea during the Korean War. Ro Ki Soo, the character that D.O. will be taking on, is a North Korean soldier who falls in love with tap dancing in the midst of all the chaos.

Famous Korean Director Explains Why EXOs D.O. Is Perfect For Lead Role Of His New Film
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Famous Korean Director Explains Why EXOs D.O. Is Perfect For Lead Role Of His New Film

It was previously reported that EXOs D.O. (Do Kyung Soo) would star in famous Korean director Kang Hyung Chuls new film Swing Kids (tentative).

Recently, director Kang Hyung Chul spoke more about his decision to cast D.O. in the leading role of his 10 billion won (approximately $8.9 million) project. With a firm voice, Kang Hyung Chul described the casting choice as fate.

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“Swing Kids” is a film set in a North Korean prison camp during the Korean War. D.O.s character, Ro Ki Soo, is a young North Korean soldier who falls in love with tap dancing even in that dour and chaotic setting. It is based off of a much loved musical.

Handsome Korean Barista Becomes Famous For His Extraordinary Skills
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Handsome Korean Barista Becomes Famous For His Extraordinary Skills

A barista in Korea is going viral for his handsome looks and stunningly detailed latte art.

Latte art, a method of carefully pouring steamed milk to form patterns in an espresso shot, is becoming increasingly popular all over the world, and one Korean barista is coming up with more eloquent designs to wow his customers.

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Lee Kang Bin has been going viral for not only his handsome face, but also for his beautiful latte art which is very different from the conventional art form.

BTS Makes History For K-pop With Top Social Artist Win At Billboard Music Awards
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BTS Makes History For K-pop With Top Social Artist Win At Billboard Music Awards

BTS put K-pop on the world map and represented the industry well at the Billboard Music Awards when they took home the prize for Top Social Artist. BTS proved their mettle by winning the award against popular superstars like Justin Bieber, Ariana Grade, Selena Gomez and Shawn Mendes.

According to a report by Billboard, BTS made history by winning the award since they were the only K-pop group to be nominated in this year's awards ceremony. This was also the first time BTS attended the BBMAs magenta carpet where they met music acts like The Chainsmokers and other music influencers.