HELLO ASIA!, HELLO ASIA!

Action Stills from New Crime Drama "Bad Guys" Released

Bad Guys

A new crime investigation drama called Bad Guys is set to air from October 4, and South Korean content and media company CJ E&M have today released stills from the action scenes.

CJ E&M's "Super Wings" Animated Preschool Series Takes off for Global Adventure

Super Wings

South Korean content and media company CJ E&M have announced they will be launching their animated preschool series Super Wings on major television networks worldwide, including networks in France, Sweden, the US, Latin America, Germany, Spain and Russia.

Hello Asia! New Music Video: Girls' Generation - TTS - "Holler" (South Korea, 2014)

Girls' Generation sub unit Girls' Generation - TTS makes their long awaited return with a track titled "Holler". Take a peek at what happens at the hotel "Holler".

the AU interview at Oz Comic-Con: Nicole aka Panda Dash (sydney)

the AU review's Nathan Atkins catches up with Oz Comic-Con attendee and cosplayer Nicole, aka Panda Dash to talk about her day and the highlights.

Hello Asia! Interview: C-Clown (South Korea) chats about "Let's Love", "Crown The Clown" and more

Hello Asia editor Johnny Au sits down with K-Pop boy group C-Clown in Seoul, South Korea. Comprising six members: Rome, Siwoo, Ray, Kang Jun, T.K, and Maru, C-Clown is best known to Australian K-Pop fans with Wollongong native Rome as its leader.

Hello Asia! New Music Video: N*White - "Hello Boy" (South Korea, 2014)

N*White

Rookie South Korean four-piece girl group N*white are all cutesy pastels and fancy dress parties in their first title track's new video, "Hello Boy".

Hello Asia! Photo Gallery: K-Pop Summit Season 2 - Lend Lease Darling Quarter Theatre (13.09.14)

Sydney's premier K-Pop dance studio Crossover Studios held their second K-Pop Summit this year. K-Pop Summit is an annual dance and song showcase and there were some serious talent on display at the event. Photos by Johnny Au.

NU'EST announces European Tour in November

K-Pop boy group NU'EST has announced a two stop European tour in November with more dates to be announced!

Hello Asia! New Music Video: Teen Top - "Missing" (South Korea, 2014)

Teen Top

K-Pop boy group Teen Top have us a little confused with their new track "Missing", a grooving soul-funk song with a very dark, cold and emotional music video with post-apocalyptic sets. What? We're loving the song though.

Hello Asia! New Music Video: SPICA.S - "Give Your Love" (South Korea, 2014)

SPICA.S

SPICA sub-unit SPICA.S have dropped "Give Your Love", a smooth track with a tango vibe and a very sultry video. SPICA.S (Spica Special) is the first sub-unit of Spica consisting of 4 members: Juhyun, Narae, Jiwon, and Bohyung.

Hello Asia! Interview: Helen Feng from Nova Heart (China) talks about OzAsia Festival and work on new album

Hello Asia editor Johnny Au chatted with Nova Heart's Helen Feng recently when she was in Australia playing with members of Tigertown and The Vines. Nova Heart has been gaining rave reviews from playing at Woodford and their last Australian tour. Nova Heart is back as one of the featured acts in the OzAsia Festival at the Adelaide Festival Centre.

Hello Asia! Interview: Billboard's Jeff Benjamin (USA) talks about his KCON Experience and more

Hello Asia editor Johnny Au caught up with Billboard's chief K-Pop writer Jeff Benjamin at KCON in Los Angeles. Jeff is a renowned expert on K-Pop and the Hallyu wave. Jeff was in KCON to participate in two panels and interview artists.

Hello Asia! KOFFIA 2014 Film Review: Hot Young Bloods (피끓는 청춘) (South Korea, 2014)

"We gave you freedom in your hairstyles, but not freedom in everything..."

It would not be too advantageous to say that it is uncommon to find many teenage coming-of-age dramas where there is anything remotely average or commonplace about our main characters. However, Lee Yeon-Wo's film Hot Young Bloods provides a small, yet arguably parodied insight of what we may loosely determine as typical high school life.

Japanese Film Festival 2014 Announce National Program

Lady Maiko

The Japanese Film Festival program for 2014 has been announced, with a diverse list of films to interest folk from all walks of life, all showed in Japanese with English subtitles.

Hello Asia! KOFFIA 2014 Film Review: Secretly, Greatly (은밀하게 위대하게) (South Korea, 2013)

More than just your average spy film, Jang Cheol-Soo's box-office smash hit Secretly, Greatly presents a strange dichotomous combination of light humour, brutish action and heartbreaking drama. Unquestionably, this cinematic secret-agent flick will leave you eagerly craving for more.