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Drama Casting & News
Kim Hyun-joong quits City Conquest
by | February 7, 2013 | 115 Comments
javabeans: WHAT. Kim Hyun-joong is quitting City Conquest? Whoa. But… that… not… compute. girlfriday: And yet, I’m more surprised that there’s a City Conquest still around for him to quit. javabeans: First off, how the hell is that show not done filming yet? girlfriday: I thought they stopped filming altogether. javabeans: It’s just been languishing... More »


Drama Casting & News
City Conquest passed over for upcoming broadcast season
by | December 14, 2012 | 100 Comments
javabeans: Uh-oh. Looks like City Conquest isn’t heading for prime time anytime soon, although it remains unclear just HOW troubled its path is. Some reports are saying that the production is continuing to negotiate with KBS, and others say plans have “fallen through.” girlfriday: It’s not lookin’ good. Apparently it was in contention for the... More »


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Stills for action drama City Conquest
by | July 30, 2012 | 148 Comments
Principal photography is well underway for noir action manhwa adaptation City Conquest, though interestingly, the drama has yet to find a slot on the broadcast schedule, or a network to call home. The drama from Media Baek and PD Yang Yoon-ho of IRIS has begun shooting, in hopes of finding a home to air sometime... More »


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Jung Yumi joins City Conquest
by | June 27, 2012 | 149 Comments
Rooftop Prince’s Jung Yumi has been cast as the lead in the manhwa adaption of City Conquest, starring Kim Hyun-joong as a city-conquering noir hero on a revenge mission. I…don’t really know what city conquering is, but it sounds badass? One can only hope. Tags: Jung Yumi (2), Kim Seung-woo... More »


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Jung Yumi joins Oh Ji-ho in Joseon-era servant drama Maids
by | October 10, 2014 | 26 Comments
Cable network JTBC’s next Monday-Tuesday show will be a historical drama called Maids, about the lowest class of servants in the Joseon era. The drama is getting ready for a November launch, and is starting to cast its leading roles — Oh Ji-ho (Ghost-Seeing Detective Cheo-young) has confirmed that he’s accepted the offer to headline,... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Yeon Woo-jin and Jung Yumi lead cast for 3-D horror movie
by | February 1, 2014 | 15 Comments
I’m pretty sure horror is scary enough without the third dimension getting involved, but nevertheless, people continue to search for new ways to scare more pants off of people. New horror movie Tunnel 3-D comes from the producers behind The Webtoon: Foretold Murder (which I’m still too much of a wimp to watch), and has... More »


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From the poster shoots for Age of Feeling
by | December 10, 2013 | 51 Comments
KBS’s upcoming romantic period noir Age of Feeling has released some photos from their recent poster shoot, and they’re lookin’ pretty good. It’s kind of amazing how Kim Hyun-joong went from playing the quintessential flower boy, all prettiness and gentle demeanor, and now he looks like a pretty creditable tough guy. The transformation really begun... More »


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Age of Feeling loses timeslot to Pretty Man
by | September 16, 2013 | 101 Comments
javabeans: Annnnnnd another Kim Hyun-joong drama bites the dust? Okay, so Age of Feeling hasn’t been cancelled-cancelled, but… it’s no longer in the running for a timeslot anytime this year. girlfriday: I’d call that cancelled. javabeans: KBS, on the other hand, calls it “It’s not cancelled we SWEAR, it’s just postponed, for, um, reasons, and... More »


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More potential delays for the troubled Thrice Married Woman
by | September 1, 2013 | 53 Comments
javabeans: Okay, Thrice Married Woman. More delays? The show is asking for more time from the station, because, uh, it can’t get its shit together. Otherwise known as casting. In fact it’s hard to tell where they even are with the casting process because there’s so much news about this show, and every actor it’s... More »


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Age of Feeling gets its hero and leading ladies
by | August 7, 2013 | 94 Comments
Sooooo, I’ve got some good news and some bad news for ya. And maybe some more bad news. I’ll let you decide which is which. KBS’s 1930s period action-melo series Age of Feeling is back in action with a flurry of casting announcements, so hopefully three time’s the charm as idol-actor Kim Hyun-joong (Playful Kiss,... More »


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Kim Hyun-joong offered lead in Age of Feeling
by | July 5, 2013 | 120 Comments
Remember Age of Feeling? I’m happy to have the period action melodrama back in headlines now that it’s courting a new hero—this time in Kim Hyun-joong (Playful Kiss, Boys Before Flowers). Maybe third time will be the charm in scoring a lead? This is a show that always sounded really cool—action and romance in 1930s... More »