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Song Joong Ki Joins Forces With So Ji Sub, Hwang Jung Min To Escape 'Battleship Island' This July
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Song Joong Ki Joins Forces With So Ji Sub, Hwang Jung Min To Escape 'Battleship Island' This July

Three of Korea's most popular and talented leading men will join forces to helm "Battleship Island," a film based on the massive prison break from Hashima Island, a forced labor camp. The film will be Song Joong Ki's first major project after the success of KBS' megahit "Descendants of the Sun" last year.

According to a report by Drama Beans, Song Joong Ki will be joined by veteran actor So Ji Sub and Hwang Jung Min. The report indicated that for the movie, So Ji Sub plays the role of a common street fighter who becomes one of the key characters in the escape.

Sunny, Hyoyeon, Kangnam, and more to feature on 'We're Also National Athletes'
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Sunny, Hyoyeon, Kangnam, and more to feature on 'We're Also National Athletes'

Channel A's upcoming variety show 'We're Also National Athletes' has revealed its lineup!

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On the variety special, idols and other celebs will try their hand at short track speed skating, a top winter sport in South Korea. Lee Soo Geunis taking the reins as the host, and Girls' Generation's Sunny and Hyoyeon, Kangnam, and 2AM's Jinwoonwill act as co-hosts.

Leading the skate teams are Tony Anand Son Ho Young, while the competitors include Sam Okyere, Takada Kenta, TEEN TOP's Ricky, Berry Good's Johyun, U-KISS' Eli, model Lee Ho Yeon, HALO's OOON, and Kriesha Chu. For 3 weeks, the stars will go through intensive training in order to compete in a final 500 meter race and relay race on August 29.

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.

Sistar's Hyolyn To Become Kim Jong Kook's Love Interest In 'Running Man'
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Sistar's Hyolyn To Become Kim Jong Kook's Love Interest In 'Running Man'

Sistar's Hyolyn is not yet through with all the fame and success that she is in now, as she is also reported to be making a guest appearance in the hit variety show, "Running Man". Reports have it that Hyolyn might be paired with Kim Jong Kook, making her as the possible love interest.

It has also been confirmed by one of the reports that Hyolyn has been said to be busy in filming for "Running Man", and that she is a solo guest of the variety show. She is said to appear in the April 30 episode and will be part of the 3 vs. 3 vs. 3 global project.

High School Rapper Winner Yang Hong Won Joins Swings New Label
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High School Rapper Winner Yang Hong Won Joins Swings New Label

Yang Hong Won has signed an exclusive contract with Swings record label!

On April 21, Indigo Music revealed the news through their official social media. Swings has created a new label called Indigo Music, the post began. The artists currently represented by the label are Young B (Yang Hong Won) and Kid Milli. Moving forward, we will think about continuing to recruit even more skilled artists.

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In March, Yang Hong Won won first place after defeating a number of talented teenage rappers on Mnets High School Rapper. The rapper first stepped into the spotlight when competing on Show Me The Money season four and five, and is set to appear in the shows upcoming sixth season.