Drama Casting & News
News bites: February 6, 2016
by | February 6, 2016 | 21 Comments
Lee Jun-hyuk, Yoon Seung-ah Lee Jun-hyuk (Bluebird’s House) and Yoon Seung-ah (I Need Romance 3) are confirmed as the leads for the short drama Birth of a Mrs. The drama is garnering interest from those prepping for marriage, as it aims to blow the lid off of what wedding planning... More »

Drama Recaps
Running Man: Episode 284
by | February 5, 2016 | 14 Comments
In this second installment of the annual Park Ji-sung special, our cast and guests are dropped into a period drama, working in secret in Shanghai for the independence movement. As they collect funds for the war effort, they’ll soon find out that not everyone can be trusted. So it’ll be... More »

Drama Reactions & Reviews
Name That Drama: Cheating husbands and spoiled chaebols
by | February 5, 2016 | 48 Comments
  As always, feel free to email us your questions and requests for future Name That Drama installments.   Movie edition, part one Hi, about five or six years ago, I was on a family vacation to Seoul. While movie surfing on the plane, curiosity got the better of me... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lost at sea for tvN human drama Memory
by | February 5, 2016 | 32 Comments
Wow. That’s what I call an evocative poster. The premise of upcoming tvN drama Memory may sound familiar in light of other dramas with similar themes (not to mention titles) — a man losing his memory, getting in touch with what’s important in his life — but one look at... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #433
by | February 5, 2016 | 372 Comments
  Coffee Boy – “That’s Nothing” [ Download ]   RELATED POSTS Open Thread #432 Open Thread #431 Open Thread #430 Open Thread #429... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Posters for Ji-soo, Ryu Joon-yeol’s youth movie Glory Day
by | February 5, 2016 | 67 Comments
GIMME. I’ve been excited about Glory Day (also called One Way Trip) since it was cast last spring, and that was when Ji-soo was the big breakout after Angry Mom. Now that Answer Me 1988 and Ryu Joon-yeol have happened, I’m pretty much climbing the walls to get my hands... More »

Drama Recaps
One More Happy Ending: Episode 5
by | February 4, 2016 | 138 Comments
Whatever is a guy to do, when his best friend is dating the woman he likes? That’s right, make a complete fool out of himself at every opportunity, of course. He can’t admit his feelings, but he also gave up any claim on her, so all he can do is... More »

Celebrity News
Oh Snap! So Ji-sub is a hoarder
by | February 4, 2016 | 63 Comments
Pictured here with various odd collections of what seems to be his actual stuff, one of the sexiest people alive, So Ji-sub, has officially run the photoshoot gamut with this one. Super risqué, possibly discomfiting shoots? Been there, done that. How about some adorably weird eccentricity instead? In his accompanying... More »

Drama Casting & News
Chaser, Empire of Gold, Punch writer to tackle medical drama next
by | February 4, 2016 | 31 Comments
Well, this oughtta be good: The writer-director duo behind last year’s Punch, PD Lee Myung-woo and writer Park Kyung-soo, is reteaming for a new drama this year. I know we can’t only look to past projects in predicting future ones, but these two have quite the impressive list of credits,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Sohn Dam-bi, Im Seul-ong sign on for Mrs. Cop 2
by | February 4, 2016 | 13 Comments
Honestly, the best part about this casting news isn’t even who they cast, but the fact that Mrs. Cop 2 has decided to create new characters for its second season instead of going with that half-baked idea to cast new people to play Sohn Ho-joon and Lee Da-hee’s characters from... More »