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  1. Actors Hyun Bin and Son Ye-jin have dispelled rumours about their romance and are set to show off their much-adored chemistry again in a new romcom TVN drama series, Crash Landing on You.The two first met on the set of crime flick The Negotiation (2018) and were twice embroiled in dating rumours – which both deny – after its release.“Son and I just laughed at the rumours. I didn't find them uncomfortable and they didn't affect me in deciding my next job (Crash Landing on You),” Hyun Bin said…
  2. Big Hit Entertainment has denied media reports that members of its most prized boy band BTS are preparing to take legal action against the agency, demanding an apology from JTBC for what it claimed was a “baseless” story.“No matter what they intended, JTBC's reports about BTS and possible legal action against Big Hit are not based on facts,” the agency said in a statement released on Tuesday, December 10.BTS’ Jin weighs in on K-pop’s chart manipulation scandal“JTBC exaggerated a small, minor…
  3. It was a royal shrug that sent waves around the globe a few days ago. Great Britain’s Princess Anne went viral again, this time with a simple gesture. The world is once again reminded of her warmth, authenticity … and chutzpah.It happened in a receiving line, normally the most uneventful of places. Queen Elizabeth was hosting US President Donald Trump for a Nato leaders’ summit. The queen, her elder son, Prince Charles, and his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, greeted Trump and his wife,…
  4. K-pop girl group Twice’s leader Jihyo sustained injuries in a melee when fans crowded around her at Gimpo International Airport in Seoul.The nine-piece band returned to South Korea on Sunday, December 8, following a gig in Japan – but after touching down Jihyo fell and was injured.TWICE’s Mina posts new Instagram photo and fans are thrilledThe group's agency, JYP Entertainment, asked the fans to meet the singers at designated areas and to refrain from following them around at airports.JYP…
  5. Event: The West Hollywood Edition VIP Opening PartyWhere: The West Hollywood Edition, Los AngelesHappenings: Hospitality mogul Ian Schrager, the co-founder of legendary nightclub Studio 54 and pioneer of boutique hotels, unveiled his latest property, The West Hollywood Edition, with a dinner and late-night party on November 12 attended by a long line-up of A-listers.Who wore Dior best at the Guggenheim New York’s fundraiser?The evening began with a dinner featuring the finest Californian…
  6. Brunei’s dashing Prince Abdul Mateen Bolkiah has competed at this year’s 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in the Philippines. He represented his country in polo, as he did in Malaysia in 2017 alongside his sister, Princess Azemah Ni’matul Bolkiah.Prince Abdul Mateen, 28, and his sister, 35, were not the only Asian royals who took part in the various athletic events. Brunei has a tradition steeped in passion for athletic glory.Asian royalty in quest for gloryView this post on InstagramA post…
  7. What drove Halle Berry toward the film Bruised as her directorial debut? A portrait of hard, gritty, relentlessly unapologetic mixed martial arts (MMA) fighting, it’s a film she also stars in.At 53 she is pushing every limit, putting her own body through the ringer for this project, doing her own stunts and getting hurt, too. In fact, filming stopped on November 19 because she was injured too badly to work.She re-emerged on set a week later with black eyes and a puffy face.Thank you to all the…
  8. It may be cold outside but we have Celine’s spring 2020 campaign to remind us of warmer climes. The spring campaign, shot in Saint Tropez by artistic director Hedi Slimane back in May, carries on from the winter collection’s theme of evocative seventies daywear.Spending habits of China’s self-made female billionairesAs in winter 2019, the “Parisian student” is the focus of the new spring collection, with an inclusive, unisex wardrobe. We also have the silhouette of a “bohemian, nonchalant…
  9. Indonesia’s Jonatan Christie, aka Jojo, is a badminton phenom and viral internet hit. He is an idol in his home country, and at only 22 is considered a prime candidate for gold in Tokyo 2020. “I keep in my mind that someday, I will make Indonesia proud,” says Christie.This young man has been on the international stage since 2013, when he was 15 and won his first international senior title at the Indonesia International Challenge. He beat a far more experienced (and 11 years older) Alamsyah…
  10. JuJu Chan’s fans hail her as “the female Bruce Lee”. It’s easy to see why, as she’s skilled in karate, kung fu, judo, and a host of other fighting styles. She’s appearing alongside Nicolas Cage in the upcoming movie Jiu Jitsu, and performed her own stunts in the Netflix series Wu Assassins. She’s worked with stars like Donnie Yen and Max Zhang. Here are some more things you probably didn’t know about the 30-year-old action star.1. She’s mathematically mindedChan has a bachelor’s degree in…