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SBS Comedy Show Addresses Blackface Controversy
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SBS Comedy Show Addresses Blackface Controversy

SBSs Comedy Hunter apologized for their recent blackface skit, where comedienne Hong Hyun Hee came out wearing black makeup and dreadlocks.

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Many viewers expressed their outrage over the sketch, criticizing the show for belittling African Americans. In response to the racist skit, Sam Hammington posted an angry message on his Facebook, saying, Hong Hyun Hee appeared in blackfaceits so pathetic! When will people ever stop these ridiculous acts? Is making fun of a race that hilarious? As someone who has done several comedy shows in the past, I am ashamed.

Stars Who Have Lost/Gained Weight for Their Characters
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Stars Who Have Lost/Gained Weight for Their Characters

When actors and actresses give their all to the role they chose, they will put literally everything into their work. Such time is put into the effort of being one with their character including research, practice, and even changing their appearance. Certain characters are portrayed as someone with few extra pounds such as our lovely Bok-joo from "Weighlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo", and some are portrayed as thin, sensitive person like the doctor in "Bluebeard". Therefore, the actor and actresses will go on a strict diet to either gain or lose weight according to it.

Shin Dong Yup Reveals Why He Initially Turned Down Immortal Songs: Singing The Legend
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Shin Dong Yup Reveals Why He Initially Turned Down Immortal Songs: Singing The Legend

Shin Dong Yup, who is currently the main MC of Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend, confessed that he refused the role at first because of Infinite Challenge.

On April 17, Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend held a press conference to commemorate its upcoming 300th episode.

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Producing director Lee Tae Heon started out by saying he didnt feel any rivalry with the show Infinite Challenge, which has been airing in the same time slot as Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend. He revealed he was actually a longtime fan of Infinite Challenge so he was rather honored that his show was airing at the exact same time.

JYPE addresses rumors that TWICE's comeback promotions will be limited
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JYPE addresses rumors that TWICE's comeback promotions will be limited

An exclusive report earlier had claimed that TWICE, who plan on making a comeback toward the end of May, would only be able to promote for about 2 weeks due to their Japanese debut.

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JYP Entertainment promptly stepped up to address the report, stating, "It's true that TWICE plan on a comeback for May, but no specific date has been confirmed... It is false that the promotions will only last 2 weeks. They plan on promoting so that fans will be able to enjoy TWICE's album more [than that]."

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[Spoiler] "Whisper" Lee Sang-yoon confesses to Kang Shin-il

Lee Sang-yoon made a confession to Lee Bo-young's father Kang Shin-il .

On the latest episode of the SBS drama "Whisper", Lee Dong-joon (Lee Sang-yoon) promised Sin Chang-ho (Kang Shin-il ) that he would re-trial.

Sin Yeong-joo (Lee Bo-young) knew her father won't live long and asked Lee Dong-joon, "Should I lie that his surgery went well and that he will be alright or tell him this summer will be his last".

Sin Yeong-joo couldn't visit her father although he'd woken up so Lee Dong-joon went in instead of her. He started to talk about his condition but Sin Chang-ho said, "I know prosecutor, can I make it through this year?"