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Drama Recaps
Oh My Ghostess: Episode 1
by | July 3, 2015 | 90 Comments
Ha! The first episode of Oh My Ghostess is mostly setup, and since a lot of the setup was previously provided to us in the promo rounds, you could say there aren’t too many narrative surprises. But the first episode still pulls out a quirky, interesting mix of humor and introspectiveness, with characters who stir... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jang Hyuk, Han Chae-ah courted for period drama The Innkeeper
by | July 3, 2015 | 40 Comments
My first reaction to hearing about this possible casting was that it sounded perfect, so here’s to hoping that Jang Hyuk (Shine or Go Crazy) and Han Chae-ah (Mi-rae’s Choice) sign on to KBS’s upcoming period drama The Innkeeper, offers for which both actors have received and are currently considering. The Innkeeper is a sprawling... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #402
by | July 3, 2015 | 225 Comments
  Vanilla Acoustic – “나 요즘” (Me these days) [ Download ]   RELATED POSTS Open Thread #401 Open Thread #400 Open Thread #399 Open Thread #398 No tags for this post.... More »

Drama Recaps
Warm and Cozy: Episode 15
by | July 1, 2015 | 73 Comments
What a difference a little sincerity makes. Who knew that the secret was to loosen your tightly held grasp on reason? (Who even knew Gun-woo had that much reason to hold onto in the first place?) In any case, I’m just glad we can get past that frustrating block of doublespeak and opposite-talk, ’cause watching... More »

Drama Casting & News
Character stills for Scholar Who Walks the Night
by | July 1, 2015 | 88 Comments
These character stills for Scholar Who Walks the Night are pretty straightforward, but that doesn’t mean straightforward can’t be beautiful. We’ve talked about this drama so much and its premiere is only a week away, so I’ll let the stills do the talkin’. For a refresher, the characters are: Tags: Choi Kang Changmin, Kim So-eun,... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Namgoong Min makes directorial debut with short film
by | June 30, 2015 | 29 Comments
Namgoong Min (Girl Who Sees Smells, My Secret Hotel) is, interestingly, taking a stab at writing and directing and has begun shooting his directorial debut, a short film called Light My Fire that’s described as a mystery crime thriller. Namgoong Min wrote the script himself, and said that he’s been preparing it for a while,... More »

Drama Casting & News
KBS lines up next Mon-Tues comedy drama Taming Mother-in-Law
by | June 30, 2015 | 18 Comments
KBS has announced the drama to follow I Remember You, which in the span of several hours went from the provocatively titled Killing Mother-in-Law to the more toned-down Taming Mother-in-Law. Given that it’s not actually about any killing, that’s probably a good thing. The news announcements on this drama have already hit their first bumps,... More »

Drama Casting & News
The one and a half faces of Lee Beom-soo for noir drama Last
by | June 29, 2015 | 14 Comments
Omgahhhhhh, Last, you’re killin’ me here. Why won’t any of your videos move? Why don’t people say things, do things, act things? Why is this your promotional strategy, JTBC? This teaser picture features Lee Beom-soo as an underworld boss who clashes with the series’ protagonist, Yoon Kye-sang, the fund manager who loses everything in a... More »

Drama Casting & News
Finger hearts and first kisses for Oh My Ghostess
by | June 29, 2015 | 32 Comments
Oh My Ghostess premieres this weekend (yay), and the cast showed up to their press conference on the afternoon of June 29 to introduce the show, talk about their characters, and, of course, take pretty pretty pictures. Among the many reasons this drama has been attracting pre-show buzz is the fact that this will be... More »

Drama Casting & News
Red-eyed and book-hunting Scholar Who Walks the Night
by | June 28, 2015 | 40 Comments
Lucky for those of us awaiting the show, Scholar Who Walks the Night seems to be on a promo kick, churning out stills in quick succession; the production’s in full swing as it revs up for its premiere next week. I feel like we’ve seen a lot of Lee Jun-ki and Lee Yubi separately, so... More »

Drama Reactions & Reviews
Name That Drama: Foiled weddings and secret rich people
by | June 28, 2015 | 64 Comments
  It’s Name That Drama again! As always, feel free to email us your questions and requests for future Name That Drama installments.   Wedding intrigue: The drama I am looking for has this scene where a body drops from the ceiling during a wedding and the a person who was at the wedding was... More »