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Few dramas get as much buildup as Road No. 1
has received in the last few months. The making of the epic war drama with the huge budget and A-list cast has been the talk of the media since shooting began, and yet the first two episodes earned, depending on sources, only about 10% of the viewing audience
. Maybe most people were watching the World Cup, but even the lower-profile Baker King Kim Tak Gu
soared with ratings around 30%. We'll see if the epic can muster higher numbers in the proceeding weeks. Meanwhile, one scene from Road
that has captured the interest of quite a few netizens features Kim Ha Neul
's character baring her breast. Body double or the real deal? You decide
. And if you're chomping at the bit for more of the Road
from the R & B duo Fly to the Sky
has released the first single from the OST: hear it here
Lee Byung Hun
is coming to American television! He'll appear
on NBC's Today Show
sometime at the end of this month as part of a report on Korea today on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Korean War.
From Beethoven Virus
and the upcoming IRIS
, Lee Ji Ah
shows us a "typical day"
in the life of a hallyu star in a new photo spread for Ceci.
Yoo Seung Ho returned from a trip
to India and Sri Lanka to provide aid as part of an initiative from the Love Request
variety show. The program sent ten celebrities to ten countries to help people in need. Yoo
says that although he felt glad that he went, he also felt the desire to do much more to help than the single trip allowed.
Kwon Sang Woo
was involved in a rather strange hit-and-run accident
in which the actor hit a parked car, then backed into an approaching patrol car, and then freaked out and sped into a nearby parking lot where he smacked into a tree. Then he got out and ran away. Somehow he wasn't caught, but two days later he was questioned by police. He swears that he hadn't been drinking...
And finally, for everyone keeping an eye on Korea's World Cup team, check out this awesome collection
of the tweets of the stars celebrating their advancement to the top 16!