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Drama Casting & News
Lee Jin-wook confirms The Time I’ve Loved You with Ha Ji-won
by | April 13, 2015 | 150 Comments
Finally, leads are confirmed! Lee Jin-wook has officially signed on to SBS’s upcoming weekend drama and In Time With You remake The Time I’ve Loved You, 7000 Days, opposite Ha Ji-won (she’s been circling the project for a while and assumed to be a lock, but it’s always nice to get the final word). The... More »


Drama Casting & News
Flour, eggs, and tears in Who Are You—School 2015
by | April 13, 2015 | 47 Comments
You can’t do a high school drama — at least not in this day and age — and leave out the cruel bullying, which explains why Kim So-hyun, who stars in Who Are You—School 2015 is pelted with eggs, covered in flour, and targeted by her peers in the stills below. Kim plays the character... More »


Drama Casting & News
Revenge turns to romance for Divorce Lawyers in Love
by | April 11, 2015 | 36 Comments
How cute does this drama look? Divorce Lawyer in Love is all set to premiere in another week, and the hate-turning-to-love dynamic seems perfectly suited to Yeon Woo-jin (Marriage Not Dating) and Jo Yeo-jung (Haeundae Lovers). In the drama, the two leads first meet while she’s a top lawyer and he a lowly office manager.... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #390
by | April 10, 2015 | 222 Comments
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Drama Casting & News
Lee Sang-yoon offered profiler lead in Hello Monster
by | April 10, 2015 | 40 Comments
Ha Woo-jin—I mean, Lee Sang-yoon may be stepping into the lead’s shoes for Hello Monster, the KBS drama that previously extended an offer to Lee Jin-wook (who turned it down) and is also considering (but hasn’t confirmed) Jang Nara, Lee Chun-hee, Choi Won-young, Park Bo-gum, and Exo’s D.O. That’s a lotta people to be on... More »


Drama Casting & News
Masked Prosecutor confirms leads, courts Ohn Joo-wan
by | April 9, 2015 | 34 Comments
Well, it’s nice to to have a drama these days being so straightforward with its casting news: Joo Sang-wook (Birth of a Beauty) and Kim Sun-ah (I Do, I Do) were previously considering KBS’s upcoming Masked Prosecutor, and now they have confirmed. Possibly joining them is Ohn Joo-wan, who’d be hopping from one prosecutor drama... More »


Drama Casting & News
Scholar Who Walks the Night ALSO courting Lee Yubi
by | April 9, 2015 | 145 Comments
girlfriday: Wait, so now Lee Yubi is ALSO in contention for Scholar Who Walks the Night? I’m so confused. javabeans: Apparently yes. I am also confused, though at least we did get one actual confirmation, which was that Jin Se-yeon has bowed out of the project. Hooray for concrete facts, and also other things! girlfriday:... More »


Drama Recaps
Angry Mom: Episode 7
by | April 8, 2015 | 72 Comments
One step forward, one step back? Or maybe it’s one step sideways—Kang-ja makes impressive headway in her crusade to right this series of wrongs, but she’s about to find out that there’s much more than one bad egg spoiling this bunch. There’s a whole network of selfishness, corruption, and intrigue, and she’s only scratched the... More »


Drama Casting & News
Scandal writer returns with new drama I Have a Lover
by | April 8, 2015 | 18 Comments
SBS has a new weekend drama in planning, and has granted the upcoming I Have a Lover a timeslot later this year, to come from Bae Yumi, the writer of MBC’s Scandal (though I know her better from cute rom-coms Who Are You — the Yoon Kye-sang/Go Ara drama — and Really Really Like You).... More »


Drama Casting & News
Will Kim So-eun Walk the Night with Lee Jun-ki?
by | April 8, 2015 | 140 Comments
Yes, please, can we make this happen? We’ve gone through a lot of casting possibilities for Scholar Who Walks the Night, but if ever I wanted one to stick, it would be this one: Kim So-eun is the latest leading lady in contention, and is “positively considering” the sageuk fantasy romance set in the Joseon... More »


Drama Casting & News
Moon Geun-young offered lead in Chaebol’s Daughter
by | April 7, 2015 | 73 Comments
Moon Geun-young is eyeing a return to dramaland, and the project on the table is the SBS series Chaebol’s Daughter, which recently announced the possibility of Park Seo-joon (Kill Me Heal Me, Witch’s Romance) taking on the lead role in the project. Now this is a pairing I could get behind. Chaebol’s Daughter comes from... More »