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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 Hyorin to guest on 'Running Man'
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SISTAR's Hyorin to guest on 'Running Man'

SISTAR's Hyorin will be an upcoming guest on 'Running Man'!

On April 17, a rep from SBS revealed, "Currently, Hyorin is filming for 'Running Man' as a solo guest. She is making an appearance to be part of 3 vs. 3 vs. 3 global project."

SEE ALSO: Hyorin x Changmo drop a 'Live ONE' for collaboration track 'Blue Moon'

The episode with Hyorin will be airing on April 30. 

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Red Velvet Reported To Have Name Change
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Red Velvet Reported To Have Name Change

Recent reports have stated that Red Velvet is doing something to differentiate itself from the other groups in the K-pop industry. This is after news came out that the girl group has decided to finally have their fandom name. This is contrary to the speculations that the group will not anymore be called as Red Velvet. The fandom name is different from the official name, which is why there is nothing that has officially changed for the group.

Now, rumors have it that Red Velvet will take the official fandom name of "ReVeluv". With this, one can see that if the rumors are true, then Red Velvet can clearly be seen to do the best of what it can to make themselves unique, as they have their own different fandom name.