Lee Byung-hun & Lee Min-jung are dating

Popular Korean actor Lee Byung-hun, 42, and actress Lee Min-jung, 30, have officially confirmed their relationship on their respective websites.

Lee Byunghun Lee Minjung boyfriend girlfriend

The two has known each other for some time but only started dating earlier this year after an encounter at a movie event. Both of them however refuted rumours that they are getting married in November.

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Lee Byung-hun questioned all night by authorities

Korean actor Lee Byung-hun, who is engaged in a legal battle with his former girlfriend, was questioned by Korean authorities last week.

Korean actor Lee Byung-hun

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Hallyu’s four kings to rock Japan

After the news broke out that a mega-scale Hallyu event – with the attendance of Lee Byung-hun, Jang Dong-gun, Song Seung-hun and Won Bin – is going to be held on December 17 in Tokyo, people are wondering how huge of a crowd the event will succeed in attracting.

Korean actors Lee Byung-hun, Jang Dong-gun, Song Seung-hun and Won Bin

The fans are showing tremendous reaction to the news. With each celebrity being huge Hallyu stars, the local fans could not believe all four would appear at a single event and even doubted the authenticity of the news. The ticket price of 15,800 yen (US$180) is getting some complaints though.

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IRIS opens with a Bang

Korean drama IRIS opens on a high note, reaching a very respectable 24.5% rating (according to TNS research) for its first episode.

Korean drama IRIS

The drama stars a strong cast of Lee Byung-hun, Kim Tae-hee, Jung Jun-ho, Kim Seong-woo, Kim So-yeon and T.O.P from boyband Big Bang.

Kim Tae-hee star with Lee Byung-hun in IRIS

Popular Korean actress Kim Tae-hee will be making her drama comeback in IRIS, co-starring popular actor Lee Byung-hun. This is Kim’s first drama series since Love Story in Harvard in 2004.

Korean actress Kim Tae-hee and actor Lee Byung-hun

IRIS is a spy thriller, with Kim and Lee starring as spies for a national intelligence agency to fight against terrorism. The duo will also be entangled in a triangle romance with another female character (cast yet to be confirmed).

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