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IN PHOTOS: 10 things we love about Rowoon’s Manila fanmeet

Rowoon loved every moment he spent time with his fans in the Philippines. It showed. The actor, model and SF9’s lead vocalist came to the Philippines on June 26.The event was hosted by Globe Kmmunity, the telco’s online community for fans of Kdrama, Kpop and Korean lifestyle. It is Rowoon’s first solo fan meet since …

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Up close and personal with ‘Money Heist: Korea’ cast

SEOUL—We discovered the following about these South Korean actors of “Money Heist: Korea”: Yoo Ji-tae is a goofball. Jang Yoon-ju is a playful scene-stealer. Lee Hyun-woo bends over with laughter when he hears something funny. And Park Hae-su wants everybody to know that he’s not scary. The actors are part of the cast of “The …

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Korean ‘Money Heist’: ‘They might seem similar, but are different dishes’

SEOUL—“Are you a professor?” a neighbor of Yoo Ji-tae once asked him. “I am not. I am an actor who plays the Professor in ‘Money Heist,’” Yoo answered. The neighbor was taken aback. He didn’t know that there was going to be a Korean remake of the hit Spanish show. Yoo laughed at the thought …

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Ji Chang-wook plays a dubious magician in ‘The Sound of Magic’

Ji Chang-wook plays the character of Ri-eul. And before the magician Ri-eul casts his spell, he asks “Do you believe in magic?” People hold their breath, think hard, before they give an answer. Yes or no, it doesn’t matter. Fantasy and reality blur together once you get an invitation into his world. Ji Chang-wook plays …

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The real magic used to create ‘Sound of Music’

It took a decade for the webtoon “Sound of Magic” to get its live series adaptation.  Show  director Kim Sung-yoon (“Itaewon Class”) was impressed by the original webtoon’s story that depicted the characters wavering between dreams and reality and how magic alleviated their hardships.  The original webtoon was written by Ha Il-kwon.  And Director Kim …

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