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South Korean Television Drama

Night and Day

Night and Day Kim Young-ho, Park Eun-hye, Seo Min-jung, Kim Yu-jin Director: Hong Sang-soo

Sunday, 22 April, 2012, 12:00am

Mid-life crisis prompts Sunny reunion

Directed by Kang Hyeong-cheol, the Korean dramedy Sunny tells the story of seven middle-aged women as they reunite after 25 years to relive their memorable high school years.

Middle-aged housewife Na-mi (played by Yoo Ho-jeong; teen version by Shim Eun-kyung) lives a comfortable life with her husband and daughter. But beneath the luxury and wealth she feels alone and unhappy.

12 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Korean is first woman to win Man prize

South Korean author Shin Kyung-sook was last night named the first female winner of the Man Asian Literary Prize for an 'amazing story', weaving an intimate family tale with a portrait of modern Korea.

16 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

The Mountains

Lim Chae-wook's photographs of South Korean mountains (including Mount Seorak 1102) that emphasise their sublime and grand qualities. Mon-Sat, 10.30am-7.30pm, Shin Hwa Gallery, G/F, 32 Aberdeen St, Central. Ends Mar 31

15 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Paws for thought

Hello everyone!

Let's cut to the cat chase before I forget: Don't forget, guys, that this year is a leap year. Why does that matter?

24 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Poetry

Poetry Yung Jung-hee, David Lee, Kim Hi-ra Director: Lee Chang-dong

Does art still matter in a world driven by barbarity? This is the Adorno-esque question which drives Korean filmmaker Lee Chang-dong's fifth film.

28 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Doctor Jeong discovered laughter the best medicine

On paper, Ken Jeong looks like a typically high-achieving Asian-American. The son of Korean immigrants to the US - his father was a university professor - Jeong was part of his high school's High IQ team, played violin in the orchestra, graduated early and went straight on to study pre-med at Duke University.

29 May 2011 - 12:00am

K-pop star making his own name

Name: Park Jung-min Group: SS501 Born: Seoul, South Korea Zodiac: Pisces Chinese zodiac: Rabbit Albums: Collection (mini-album); Not Alone; The, Park Jung Min

I've been to Hong Kong ... three times now. My first impression was that this is a really hot [temperature] place.

20 May 2011 - 12:00am

Bedevilled

Bedevilled Seo Young-hee, Ji Sung-won Director: Jang Cheol-soo

8 May 2011 - 12:00am

Bookings genuine, says doctor accused of fraud

A doctor accused of making bogus consultation appointments to reduce his workload insisted they were genuine bookings made by friends who failed to turn up.

Michael Ho Hung-kwan, 44, also told Kowloon City Court yesterday that it was 'absolutely proper' for him to prescribe medicine to his parents in Australia, after conducting a consultation over the phone.

21 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

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