Drama Recaps
Cantabile Tomorrow: Episode 14
by | November 25, 2014 | 27 Comments
Aw, this is my favorite episode yet. It made me cry, and it also made me laugh so hard I may have snorted food down the wrong pipe. (The pain was totally worth it.) There’s a thread of bittersweetness and wistfulness that made the episode feel particularly poignant, with characters... More »


Drama Recaps
Modern Farmer: Episode 12
by | November 25, 2014 | 46 Comments
Yoo-na’s arrival in Hadurok-ri shakes things up as expected, with some interesting and unexpected results. And she’s not the only newcomer to the village, as it seems everyone has decided to try a little country air. Things are changing in the sleepy little village — some for the better, some... More »


Drama Casting & News
Moon Sori, Kim Hye-ja for new KBS drama Unkind Women
by | November 25, 2014 | 13 Comments
The PD of the hit drama My Daughter Seo-young and the writer of Equator Man are teaming up for a Wednesday-Thursday drama for KBS in the new year, and wooing actresses Moon Sori (Law of Attraction) and Kim Hye-ja (Mother) to return to the small screen to star. If she... More »


Drama Casting & News
Hong sisters plan new drama with Best Love PD
by | November 25, 2014 | 122 Comments
It’s back to the work for the busy Hong sisters writing partners—Hong Jung-eun, Hong Mi-ran—who are eyeing a return to MBC for their next series, which would be their tenth drama in ten years. (Who else feels lazy?) Their last drama for MBC was 2011’s Best Love, and this project... More »


Drama Casting & News
Will Liar Game produce a Season 2?
by | November 25, 2014 | 110 Comments
Ah, now this I could get behind! The producers of tvN’s Liar Game are now hinting at the possibility of a Season 2, which would be great because I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the smart, slick first season and would be thrilled to see more Lee Sang-yoon on my screen in Ha... More »


Drama Recaps
Cantabile Tomorrow: Episode 13
by | November 24, 2014 | 79 Comments
Sometimes I wonder whether the show would be served by upping the conflict and angst quotient, but then cuteness like this reminds me that entertainment doesn’t always necessitate a dramatic push-pull movement, and that minor triumphs can be just as satisfying to watch as the climactic, grandiose ones. It is... More »


Drama Recaps
Misaeng: Episode 11
by | November 24, 2014 | 116 Comments
It’s a bittersweet ride for Sales Team 3, as they set things straight but find themselves as the target of scorn. While they’re awarded for their commendable work, they also become victims of workplace politics and suspicion. As for our newbies, they’re slowly but surely finding their place. They find... More »


Drama Casting & News
Bae Soo-bin, Sohn Eun-seo the latest potential additions to Twinkle Twinkle
by | November 24, 2014 | 20 Comments
Jang Shin-young, Bae Soo-bin, Sohn Eun-seo Hm, SBS is going through a lot of shuffling for its upcoming weekend drama Twinkle Twinkle My Heart, which has already changed its title (from Goddess of Sales) and gained and lost some stars, most recently Kim Jung-eun and Kim Su-ro. Jang Shin-young (My... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jaejoong eyes KBS Friday night drama Spy
by | November 24, 2014 | 45 Comments
There was a rumor that KBS was going to keep scheduling dramas in the primetime slot on Friday nights, which seems like an interesting gamble since its current teen drama High School Love On is struggling to build an audience on its erratic (and frequently preempted) once-a-week schedule. But mostly... More »


Drama Casting & News
Blood looks to Jung Il-woo for vampire doc lead
by | November 24, 2014 | 69 Comments
Yoo Yeon-seok (Answer Me 1994) won’t be taking on KBS’s upcoming fantasy-medical vampire drama Blood after all — his schedule didn’t work out, which is no surprise given how jam-packed that sucker is — but at least Jung Il-woo is in the mix to take the leading role, which dulls... More »


Drama Recaps
Modern Farmer: Episode 11
by | November 23, 2014 | 57 Comments
Get your tissues, because this episode is a tear-jerker several times over. Feelings are hurt and mended and hurt again, jealousies start to rear their ugly heads, and at least one character learns some sad truths about their past. But just when we start to think that these people are... More »