Ha Ji-won

Heartened (and puzzled) to see Im Kown-taek as best director in the same poll which has Ha Ji-won most popular actress http://bit.ly/f6zVYN #. “Most popular” stars were Won Bin and Ha Ji-won while the “best” were Song Kang-ho and Jeon Do-yeon. Keywords: Directors: Im Kwon-taek People: Ha Ji-won | Jeon Do-yeon | Song Kang-ho | […]

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Ha Ji-won speaks Busan dialect like a native

by Philip Gowman 29 August 2009
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Ha Ji-won's Busan accent takes Haeundae over the 10 million mark. # So convincing is Ha’s Busan accent that even locals believe she is one of their own, but in fact she mastered the accent with the help of a dialect coach. Source: Chosun Ilbo Keywords: People: Ha Ji-won

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Times critic not impressed by Ha Ji-won

by Philip Gowman 11 March 2007
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The Duelist was released in cinemas on Friday. In a way, I wish I’d gone to see it in preference to Kim So-yong’s In Between Days as I was in the mood for something a bit unchallenging. I’ve yet to find anyone to say it’s a great film, but lots of people enjoy the visuals. […]

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Fourth most desired female rear belongs to a transsexual

by Philip Gowman 17 October 2004
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Sorry to be a bit tabloid, but I just had to preserve this article from the Chosun Ilbo, which illustrates the Korean obsession with plastic surgery. Visitors to a plastic surgeon’s website were asked whose bum they would most like to have. The preferred posterior profiles were owned by the following celebs, in order: Jeon […]

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