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Sam Okyere Expressed His Disappointment For Hong Hyun Hee's Blackface Comedy, Saying That People Should Not Differentiate Others By The Complexion
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Sam Okyere Expressed His Disappointment For Hong Hyun Hee's Blackface Comedy, Saying That People Should Not Differentiate Others By The Complexion

It is considered rude and inappropriate doing blackface comedy as it can hurt people's feeling. Differentiate people based on complexion is against human rights and thus people should treat others the same. Recently, Sam Okyere expressed his anger towards Hong Hyun Hee's blackface comedy skit.

Previously, Hong Hyun Hee's comedy skit on SBS has got many critiques from international viewers, Soompireported.. It was rude for her to do comedy with blackface. Moreover, she wore traditional North America hat to make it more inappropriate. Many international viewers demand SBS to make apology regarding the comedy, AllKpopreported.

'SNL Korea' airs comedy version of 'M! Countdown'
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'SNL Korea' airs comedy version of 'M! Countdown'

'SNL Korea' aired its own comedy version of popular music show 'M! Countdown'.

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On the May 13 installment, comedians Kwon Hyuk Soo and Lee Se Young did their best to channel the adorable antics of music show hosts with hilarious results. The comedy segment intermingled K-pop with current events for a strangely appropriate news-comedy twist.

The first performance clip includes a yeti concept, the next has AOA's Hyejeong and comedians do a parody of EXID's "UpDown" about rising chicken prices, Kim Jong Un shows up to sing about bombs in his own rendition of Baek Ji Young's "Like Being Shot by a Gun", and a fake 2PM dedicate their song "Again" to actor Lee Gye In.

Comedians Voice Their Discontent As SBS Potentially Cancels Long-Running Comedy Show
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Comedians Voice Their Discontent As SBS Potentially Cancels Long-Running Comedy Show

A prominent SBS comedy program has announced its plans to terminate the show, potentially leaving behind rookie comedians who are already struggling to get in the spotlight.

The long-running SBS comedy program Comedy Hunter announced that its current season will end on May 31. The show runners emphasized that they do not plan on discontinuing the program, saying, We are planning a comedy program with a new format. The airing date and details of the upcoming season is to be determined.

'Monarch - Owner of the Mask' reveals character posters of Yoo Seung Ho, Kim So Hyun, INFINITE's L, & more
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'Monarch - Owner of the Mask' reveals character posters of Yoo Seung Ho, Kim So Hyun, INFINITE's L, & more

Upcoming MBC historical drama 'Monarch - Owner of the Mask' revealed individual character posters of its 6 leads.

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The crown prince Yoo Seung Ho clenches his symbolic mask in his hand, while lead female actress Kim So Hyun bares a sword with a poignant expression. INFINITE's L holds another mask in his hands, also wearing royal robes to express his desires to become the king.

Secondary leads Park Chul Min, Yoon So Hee, and Heo Jun Ho each carry unique expressions of their own, whether it be charisma, wit, or passion. 

[Photos] Added new character posters for the upcoming Korean drama
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[Photos] Added new character posters for the upcoming Korean drama "Ruler: Master of the Mask"

Added new character posters for the upcoming Korean drama "Ruler: Master of the Mask" (2017)

Directed by Noh Do-cheol, Park Won-gook

Written by Jeong Hae-ri, Park Hye-jin-II

With Yoo Seung-ho, Kim So-hyeon-I, L, Yoon So-hee, Heo Joon-ho, Park Chul-min,...

20 episodes - Wed, Thu 22:00

A drama about a prince who fights for his kingdom against an organization that gains massive wealth and power by possessing all the waters in the Joseon Province.

Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2017/05/10