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Gang Dong-won Receives Award at New York Asian Film Festival
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Gang Dong-won Receives Award at New York Asian Film Festival

Actor Gang Dong-won received an award for his performance in "Vanishing Time: A Boy Who Returned" at this year's New York Asian Film Festival last week.

"Thank you for inviting me to this film festival and giving me such a huge honor", Gang Dong-won said in his acceptance speech. "It was an uncommon genre, but many people worked hard together to make the film. I'm happy to be able to meet audiences in New York".

He is currently working on the new film "1987" about the 1987 pro-democracy movement in Korea, and preparing for another project based on the Japanese animated film "Jin-Roh" by Kim Jee-woon.

Kang Dong Won Wins Award At 16th New York Asian Film Festival
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Kang Dong Won Wins Award At 16th New York Asian Film Festival

Actor Kang Dong Won recently attended the 16th New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF), where he took home the Star Asia Award.

The festival posted an official announcement regarding this honor through social media, and also shared a live video of the actor actually receiving the award.

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In his acceptance speech, he relayed, Im very happy to have been invited to such a great movie festival, and to be awarded a huge honor. [This movies] genre is an uncommon one in Korea as well and many people worked together to challenge this new movie, so Im thankful to be able to meet the audience in New York.

Song Joong Ki says he's confident in upcoming movie 'Battleship Island'
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Song Joong Ki says he's confident in upcoming movie 'Battleship Island'

Actor Song Joong Ki expressed his confidence in the upcoming movie 'Battleship Island'.

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In a recent interview with 'W Korea' magazine, Song Joong Ki said, "My biggest hope for the year isn't only that the movie succeed. This movie is a movie that will be daekbak no matter what anyone says. This is coming from the confidence of someone who participated as member in this project."

As for his upcoming plans, he revealed, "I'll spend the free personal time as fully as possible. I've always searched for my next project after finishing one. That's why this year I want to rest a bit and spend time as the 30-year-old Song Joong Ki."

Actress Yoon Jin Seo to tie the knot with her non-celebrity boyfriend on Jeju Island
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Actress Yoon Jin Seo to tie the knot with her non-celebrity boyfriend on Jeju Island

Actress Yoon Jin Seo will be tying the knot with her non-celebrity boyfriend of 3 years.

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Her label FNC Entertainment delivered the good news with an official statement, which reads,

"Our label actress Yoon Jin Seo will be holding a wedding ceremony on April 30.

Her fiance is a friend whom she met through a common hobby, and after 3 years of dating, they've decided to come together as a family with love and trust as the background for their decision.

W Wins Special Award At 50th WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival
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W Wins Special Award At 50th WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival

2016 drama W has taken home an international award!

On April 30, MBC revealed that the drama starring Lee Jong Suk and Han Hyo Joo won a Special Jury Award at the 50th WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival.

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The producer Jung Dae Woon responded, I am honored to receive this big award. I believe we were able to win this award because [the judges] thought highly of our original imaginative attempt.