Kim Go-Eun Cast as Female Lead in Film “Byeonsan”

The Goblin’s bride has returned! Actress Kim Go-Eun will star in the movie “Byeonsan” co-starring Park Jung-Min. The film’s title “Byeonsan” refers to the hometown of the two main leads where their fates eventually meet again as young adults.

The film will be directed by Lee Joon-Ik.  Filming is set to begin sometime this autumn in South Korea.

(Source: Asianwiki)

YouTube Sensation PikoTaro marries model girlfriend Hitomi Yasueda

The popular YouTube sensation Piko-Taro, known for his viral song “Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen” announced Friday that he has tied the knot with model girlfriend Hitomi Yasueda.

The 44-year-old comedian, whose real name is Kazuhito Kosaka, and the 29-year-old Yasueda filed for marriage on Thursday, he said on his blog. The two became acquainted through work and had been seeing each other since 2013.

I will work even harder at home and at work,” said Kosaka in a statement under the alias Kosaka Daimao, who is said to be Piko-Taro’s producer.

Piko-Taro gained international fame with his 45-second viral hit “PPAP” in 2016. The song was recognized by Guinness World Records as the shortest song to enter the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and in July, he performed at the U.N. to promote the organization’s Sustainable Development Goals toward eradicating poverty and inequality.

(via Arama Japan)