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by | May 22, 2015 | 53 Comments
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Drama Casting & News
Blind dates and champagne toasts in High Society’s posters and stills
by | May 22, 2015 | 23 Comments
Here’s another batch of stills and posters for SBS’s new Monday-Tuesday drama High Society, starring UEE as a chaebol heiress who defies high society’s rules and Sung Joon as a poor social climber who wants to be part of their world. The heroine pretends to be poor so that she... More »


Drama Recaps
Warm and Cozy: Episode 4
by | May 21, 2015 | 67 Comments
I felt some real flutters in this episode, though naturally I also felt spewy anger, because our manchild of a hero can’t seem to do a good thing without also doing a bad thing, like there’s some kind of precarious balance in the universe that must be maintained by boneheadedness.... More »


Drama Recaps
Who Are You–School 2015: Episode 8
by | May 21, 2015 | 141 Comments
Does a girl really have to choose between these two? Or is this some kind of cosmic reward for living through a really crappy childhood? Because in that case, can’t she keep them both? It’s enough to make you consider going back to high school. Almost. I’m always happy to... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ha Suk-jin considers doctor role in disaster drama D-Day
by | May 21, 2015 | 17 Comments
JTBC’s disaster drama D-Day continues with the casting process, with Ha Suk-jin (Legendary Witches) joining the ranks of the almost-cast (by which I mean, he’s considering positively but not confirmed, nothing’s decided yet, yada yada). That’s par for the course these days, both in dramaland as a whole and this... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Sang-woo, Eugene up for new KBS weekend drama
by | May 21, 2015 | 54 Comments
Eugene (Could We Love, Hundred Year Inheritance) is considering the next KBS weekender as her comeback project after taking some time off to give birth to her first child earlier this year. The new KBS late-summer weekend show is a family drama called Please, Mom, and focuses on the contentious... More »


Drama Recaps
Warm and Cozy: Episode 3
by | May 20, 2015 | 94 Comments
Gah, how can our hero be so exasperating and endearing in equal measure? He’s a total scamp, and it’s so hard to resist, even when I’m mad at him. It makes it really easy to imagine what our heroine is feeling, that’s for certain. Warm and Cozy continues to be... More »


Drama Recaps
Who Are You–School 2015: Episode 7
by | May 20, 2015 | 173 Comments
The mystery of Go Eun-byul slowly unravels, revealing complicated friendships marred with jealousy and guilt. Eun-bi finds herself at a crossroads in her commitment to this new life — to be someone she isn’t or continue on as this new unfamiliar Go Eun-byul. But she may not get a choice,... More »


Drama Recaps
Orange Marmalade: Episode 2
by | May 20, 2015 | 99 Comments
I’m happy to report that not only is the second episode of Orange Marmalade as good as the first, but in my opinion, it’s even better. We learn a bit more about our characters and their pasts, and discover some surprising connections. A newcomer to school shakes things up, and... More »


Drama Casting & News
Park Hae-jin signs on for webtoon-adapted drama Cheese in the Trap
by | May 20, 2015 | 73 Comments
After being mentioned in conjunction with the project for a while, Park Hae-jin (Bad Guys, Doctor Stranger) has confirmed his next project as the drama Cheese in the Trap, based on the popular webtoon of the same name. The webtoon centers around a university student, Hong-seol, and the perfect-seeming university... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Haneul to romance a student in Teacher
by | May 19, 2015 | 50 Comments
I know that Kim Haneul (You’re My Pet, A Gentleman’s Dignity) doing a noona romance isn’t all that new for her, but this new movie sounds like it’ll be pushing the envelope. She’s currently considering an offer to star in the new film Teacher, about a dangerous love affair between... More »