Drama Casting & News
Swoony stills of Seo Kang-joon and new teaser for Entourage
by | October 24, 2016 | 1 Comment
Seo Kang-joon (Cheese in the Trap) is looking all spiffy and handsome in character as Cha Young-bin, Korea’s hottest rising film star, in the newest stills from tvN’s highly anticipated remake of the hit HBO series Entourage. He’s the man of the hour, and joining his joyride through superstardom are... More »

Drama Recaps
1% of Anything: Episode 6
by | October 24, 2016 | 15 Comments
There likely won’t ever be an end to the bickering with someone like Jae-in as one-half of this contract couple, but now both Da-hyun and Jae-in are starting to show just how much they care about one another. While misunderstandings do spring up this episode, Jae-in and Da-hyun are finally... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kang Dong-won shows his inner child in Vanishing Time: A Boy Who Returned
by | October 24, 2016 | 22 Comments
Kang Dong-won (A Violent Prosecutor) playing a child trapped in a grown-up’s body? I’m in. The upcoming fantasy melo film Hidden Time (also known as Vanishing Time: A Boy Who Returned) starring Kang Dong-won and child actress Shin Eun-soo is to premiere in Korea this coming November. From the synopsis,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Youthful love and big dreams in Weightlifting Fairy’s first teaser
by | October 24, 2016 | 39 Comments
There’s a warm, sunny energy to the first teaser for MBC’s new youth sports drama Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-ju, which introduces the fluttering excitement between two young athletes training to achieve their dreams. Lee Sung-kyung (Doctors) takes on her first leading role as weightlifter Kim Bok-ju, a shy girl with... More »

Drama Casting & News
Trickster of the month Lee Min-ho
by | October 23, 2016 | 35 Comments
SBS’s upcoming fantasy-romance drama Legend of the Blue Sea is taking an interesting approach to a first promotional character cut, by putting its star, Lee Min-ho, on the cover of a fake magazine (“Trickster monthly”) which depicts him as his drama character, Mensa member and legit genius turned scam artist,... More »

Drama Recaps
The K2: Episode 10
by | October 23, 2016 | 205 Comments
Ensuring Anna’s safety will be even more important this hour when nearly everyone around her is preparing for battle. Everything may be fair in love and war, but it’ll take everything in Je-ha’s arsenal to keep her out of the crossfire. When this world is full of people who are... More »

Beans of Wisdom: Tables over history
by | October 23, 2016 | 76 Comments
This week in Beans of Wisdom… angieya writes about Shopping King Louis in “Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching” comment #11: It cracks me up that at the beginning of this drama most of us were expecting to see amnesiac Louis’ journey in becoming more self-sufficient with the help of the... More »

Drama Recaps
Jealousy Incarnate: Episode 18
by | October 23, 2016 | 248 Comments
Oh, it’s so messy, everything is messy, how ever will they get themselves out of this one? This ill-fated triangle takes a battering as the share-house turns into a real-life, real-time personality test, and Na-ri is forced to examine her own motives. But is the choice really between ticking boxes... More »

Drama Recaps
On the Way to the Airport: Episode 10
by | October 23, 2016 | 79 Comments
There’s some closure this hour that makes it feel like we’ve reached the end of our story, but at the same time, it also feels like we’re setting up for new beginnings. Su-ah has to come to terms with the choices she’s made for herself and her daughter, which may... More »

Drama Casting & News
Drama viewership ratings for the week of Oct. 17-23, 2016
by | October 23, 2016 | 94 Comments
This week saw the end of buzz drama Moonlight Drawn By Clouds, which pulled in an impressive 23.3% and 22.9% for its final two episodes, respectively. The only Big 3 broadcast channel competition it faced on Monday was Woman With a Suitcase, since Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo was pre-empted... More »