Thesps leave mark at Grauman’s

Lee Byung-hun, Ahn Sung-ki have handprints, footprints cast

Korean thesps Lee Byung-hun and Ahn Sung-ki had their handprints and footprints cast in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theater on Saturday. Ceremony was held as part of the Look East Film Festival in Hollywood, a two-day event that devoted its inaugural edition to a celebration of Korean cinema.

Fest honored uber-cinephile Pierre Rissient for his advocacy on behalf of Korean filmmakers, while helmers Kim Jee-woon, Lee Chang-dong and Park Chan-wook were on hand for screenings of their films “A Bittersweet Life,” “Poetry” and “Thirst,” respectively.

More Film

  • 'Murder Me, Monster' Review: Mystifying Art-house

    Cannes Film Review: 'Murder Me, Monster'

    Korean thesps Lee Byung-hun and Ahn Sung-ki had their handprints and footprints cast in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theater on Saturday. Ceremony was held as part of the Look East Film Festival in Hollywood, a two-day event that devoted its inaugural edition to a celebration of Korean cinema. Fest honored uber-cinephile Pierre Rissient for his […]

  • A Quiet Place

    China Box Office: ‘A Quiet Place’ Opens Third Behind ‘Infinity War'

    Korean thesps Lee Byung-hun and Ahn Sung-ki had their handprints and footprints cast in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theater on Saturday. Ceremony was held as part of the Look East Film Festival in Hollywood, a two-day event that devoted its inaugural edition to a celebration of Korean cinema. Fest honored uber-cinephile Pierre Rissient for his […]

  • Patricia Morison Dead: 'Kiss Me Kate'

    Patricia Morison, Stage Star of 'Kiss Me, Kate', Dies at 103

    Korean thesps Lee Byung-hun and Ahn Sung-ki had their handprints and footprints cast in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theater on Saturday. Ceremony was held as part of the Look East Film Festival in Hollywood, a two-day event that devoted its inaugural edition to a celebration of Korean cinema. Fest honored uber-cinephile Pierre Rissient for his […]

  • Does Cannes Have a Future? Yes,

    Does Cannes Have a Future? Yes, But the Festival Needs to Change

    Korean thesps Lee Byung-hun and Ahn Sung-ki had their handprints and footprints cast in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theater on Saturday. Ceremony was held as part of the Look East Film Festival in Hollywood, a two-day event that devoted its inaugural edition to a celebration of Korean cinema. Fest honored uber-cinephile Pierre Rissient for his […]

  • DEADPOOL 2

    'Deadpool 2' Leads International Box Office With Powerful $176 Million Debut

    Korean thesps Lee Byung-hun and Ahn Sung-ki had their handprints and footprints cast in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theater on Saturday. Ceremony was held as part of the Look East Film Festival in Hollywood, a two-day event that devoted its inaugural edition to a celebration of Korean cinema. Fest honored uber-cinephile Pierre Rissient for his […]

  • BlacKkKlansman

    Variety Critics Name the 12 Best Movies From Cannes 2018

    Korean thesps Lee Byung-hun and Ahn Sung-ki had their handprints and footprints cast in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theater on Saturday. Ceremony was held as part of the Look East Film Festival in Hollywood, a two-day event that devoted its inaugural edition to a celebration of Korean cinema. Fest honored uber-cinephile Pierre Rissient for his […]

  • DEADPOOL 2

    Box Office: 'Deadpool 2' Propels to $125 Million Opening

    Korean thesps Lee Byung-hun and Ahn Sung-ki had their handprints and footprints cast in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theater on Saturday. Ceremony was held as part of the Look East Film Festival in Hollywood, a two-day event that devoted its inaugural edition to a celebration of Korean cinema. Fest honored uber-cinephile Pierre Rissient for his […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content