Buzzing: Kim You Jung to star in webtoon adaptation

Kim You Jung to star in webtoon adaptation

Rising K-drama actress Kim You Jung will star in JTBC's upcoming adaptation of a webtoon, the channel confirmed on Tuesday. She will play a carefree jobseeker whom the chief executive officer of a cleaning business falls in love with. The drama is Kim's first since she starred in the 2016 hit, Love In The Moonlight.

Slayer call it quits

Speed metal band Slayer on Tuesday announced that they were retiring after a final tour across North America. They said they would start their farewell tour on May 10 in San Diego. The group's founding member and key songwriter, Jeff Hanneman, died in 2013.

Edmond Leung arrested for drink driving

Singer Edmond Leung was arrested for drink driving on Tuesday, after he drove his Mercedes-Benz into a railing in Hong Kong's Mid-Levels and was found to have an alcohol level 3.5 times over the legal limit, said Apple Daily. The 46-year-old later issued an apology through his company.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 25, 2018, with the headline 'Buzzing'. Print Edition | Subscribe