South Korean actress Kim Hye-ja (second left) with director Bong Joon-ho (second right), with actors Won Bin (left) and Jin Goo, at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival in France. Photo: Yonhap

South Korean actress Kim Hye-ja: ‘I’m no #MeToo victim’, after ‘breast touching’ comments spark storm

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South Korean actress Kim Hye-ja (second left) with director Bong Joon-ho (second right), with actors Won Bin (left) and Jin Goo, at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival in France. Photo: Yonhap
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Fans of South Korean singer IU made it to The New York Times’ list of 25 songs. Photo: Instagram

Find out what these K-pop and K-drama stars got up to in May

Quashing divorce rumours, not attending sex parties and fighting embezzlement charges: here’s what Korea’s pop and screen royalty have been doing in May

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Fans of South Korean singer IU made it to The New York Times’ list of 25 songs. Photo: Instagram
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