Drama Casting & News
News bites: August 1, 2015
by | August 1, 2015 | 26 Comments
The production team for Jang Young-shil really wanted Song Il-kook (Fermentation Family), and they finally got him. Song will play the titular character in KBS’s upcoming winter sageuk. Production had to coordinate with the team at Superman Returns, the variety show that Song and his triplets are staples of, but the two parties... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 257
by | July 31, 2015 | 15 Comments
It’s that time of the year where the strong will go up against the strongest in a game of mastery. Our cast will need the help of their heroes and their subsequent superpowers to try and come out on top this week. Becoming a master at anything takes lots of... More »

Drama Recaps
Mask: Episode 19
by | July 31, 2015 | 62 Comments
Our heroine’s in danger, and everyone scrambles to simultaneously cover up the scandal and prevent the fallout. But secrets this big are hard to keep, especially when so many people are in on it, and time is running out. Everyone’s masks are starting to crumble, and it won’t be long... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Woo-bin offered fantasy movie opposite Ha Jung-woo
by | July 31, 2015 | 15 Comments
This would be a dream pairing of leading men if it happened, though I suppose that’s just a regular day for Ha Jung-woo (Chronicle of a Blood Merchant). Kim Woo-bin (Heirs) is entertaining an offer to star in a new fantasy movie, which is currently courting Ha Jung-woo. It’s an... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #406
by | July 31, 2015 | 216 Comments
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Drama Recaps
I Remember You: Episode 12
by | July 31, 2015 | 166 Comments
The confrontation we’ve all been waiting for takes place at long last, and it’s one doozy of a reunion. Grab your tissues and brace yourself, because it’s gonna rip your heart out, in the very best possible way. At the very least, it’s a step forward for Hyun on several... More »

Drama Recaps
Scholar Who Walks the Night: Episode 8
by | July 30, 2015 | 168 Comments
It’s not the most smoothly executed show, but I like that the story gains some momentum today, with a major development in our conspiracy-to-uncover-the-conspiracy plot that actually ties everyone together rather nicely. By which I mean torturously, with many lives on the line. Do you think if I started a... More »

Drama Recaps
Hidden Identity: Episode 13
by | July 30, 2015 | 18 Comments
The clock is running out for Tae-in, and the Investigative 5 Unit rushes to find both him and the virus’s antidote before it’s too late. They hope to flush their ultimate target at the same time, but the Ghost is proving to be every bit as elusive and ephemeral as... More »

Drama Casting & News
She Was Pretty confirms leads, adds Park Yoo-hwan, Kang Su-jin
by | July 30, 2015 | 37 Comments
MBC’s upcoming Wednesday-Thursday drama She Was Pretty has confirmed its leading cast: Kill Me, Heal Me costars Hwang Jung-eum and Park Seo-joon will be reuniting, this time as love interests, and second leads Go Jun-hee (Yawang) and Choi Siwon (King of Dramas) have also signed on. The drama about a... More »

Drama Recaps
High Society: Episode 16 (Final)
by | July 30, 2015 | 125 Comments
Every loose thread finds its partner and the bow it belongs to in a solid finale that showcases the best of what High Society had to offer, which definitely has nothing to do with business or any sort of commentary on the class divide. But if you were just here... More »

Drama Recaps
Scholar Who Walks the Night: Episode 7
by | July 29, 2015 | 139 Comments
We’ve got a couple great hero characters in play here, working their way toward a grand fight to do the right thing and defeat evil, and I count it fortunate that I love both our male lead characters, for different reasons. They both marshal their forces together and prepare to... More »