...Hallyu began roughly 12 years ago when the rest of Asia discovered Korean soap operas. One of the breakthrough dramas was a series 'Winter Sonata' starring Choi Ji-woo & Bae Young-Joon. After that, more Korean dramas saw their way to foreign shores and Korean films and music started to follow suit. Korean marketing people started to see a Korea-centric trend. They dubbed this flow "The Korean Wave" or Hallyu....
[News] Kim Tae Hee Celebrates Birthday With “Jang Ok Jung” Staff.
[News] Kim Tae Hee Celebrates Birthday With “Jang Ok Jung” Staff. Cr. - soompi
Actress Kim Tae Hee enjoyed a meaningful birthday this year!
On March 29, the staff of SBS’s upcoming drama “Jang Ok Jung” surprised one of its leading actors with a birthday cake.
A person close to her commented, “She wanted her birthday to pass quietly, but decided to partake in the birthday party as a consideration to the staff. She thinks that she had a meaningful birthday this year and is determined to put all her energy into the drama.”
Meanwhile, “Jang Ok Jung” will premiere on April 8 at 10pm (KST).