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Hyde, Jekyll, Me: Episode 13
by | March 4, 2015 | No Comments
It’s becoming trickier and trickier for one woman to handle two men living inside one body. She’s determined to protect them both, but does that mean she’s splitting her love? Her loyalty? Robin gets a taste of what it’s like to share Hana and shows a jealous streak, while Seo-jin sees what he stands to... More »


Drama Casting & News
Falling for Innocence’s lighthearted teasers and posters
by | March 4, 2015 | 29 Comments
I’m thinking this melodrama isn’t going to be all that melodramatic. The promo materials for JTBC’s new Friday-Saturday drama Falling for Innocence seem closer to rom-com than I had anticipated, which is just fine by me. The new series stars Jung Kyung-ho (Endless Love) as a man who gets a new heart and a personality... More »


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Let the food fights begin on Let’s Eat 2
by | March 4, 2015 | 27 Comments
We might as well prepare ourselves for the impending calorie spike ahead. Season 2 of tvN’s surprise-hit food-obsessed drama Let’s Eat is gearing up to bring us another torturous array of delicious dishes. Let’s Eat 2 brings back Yoon Doo-joon as Gu Dae-young, aka Shiksha-nim, food blogger and general know-it-all nosy neighbor. This time he’ll... More »


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Song Ji-hyo courted to join Byun Yo-han’s Ex-Girlfriend Club
by | March 4, 2015 | 53 Comments
Hm, the last time Song Ji-hyo played someone’s ex, it wasn’t as much fun as I had hoped — Emergency Couple did have its outlandish moments, but it wasn’t exactly what I’d call a healthy relationship that needed a second go. Perhaps she’ll have better luck with Byun Yo-han (Misaeng) in tvN’s new Friday-Saturday romantic... More »


Drama Casting & News
Gong Hyo-jin considers Producer opposite Cha Tae-hyun
by | March 2, 2015 | 169 Comments
I love it. This drama is doing so many things right, and it’s not even on the air yet. Producer, the new KBS drama from the writer of You From Another Star, is courting Gong Hyo-jin (It’s Okay, It’s Love) to complete the leading cast. If she signs on, she’ll play opposite Cha Tae-hyun, which... More »


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IU courted to reunite with Kim Soo-hyun in Producer
by | March 2, 2015 | 90 Comments
Well, you had me at Cha Tae-hyun, but I won’t say no if you just keep casting people I like. KBS’s new drama about varietyland called Producer has an offer out to singer-actress IU (Pretty Man, You’re the Best, Lee Soon-shin) to play the leading lady, opposite Kim Soo-hyun in a possible Dream High reunion.... More »


Drama Casting & News
Cha Tae-hyun to play veteran variety PD to Kim Soo-hyun’s rookie
by | February 28, 2015 | 120 Comments
OH. I like this. I like it a lot. KBS’s new drama Producer isn’t settling for one male lead, because why have one when you can have two? Right on the heels of announcing Kim Soo-hyun’s potential reunion with the writer of You From Another Star in her newest drama, Cha Tae-hyun (Jeon Woo-chi) has... More »


Drama Casting & News
Moon/Sun PD returns with webtoon adaptation Michelin Star
by | February 27, 2015 | 24 Comments
Was there ever a time when dramas weren’t always webtoons first? We’ve got another adaptation in the pipeline, and this one comes from director Kim Do-hoon of the mega-hit fusion historical drama The Moon That Embraces the Sun (he also did Medical Top Team after that, but no one counts that one; he’ll pretty much... More »


Drama Casting & News
Big 3 consider cutting back weeknight prime time miniseries
by | February 27, 2015 | 212 Comments
There’s a possibility that we’ll be seeing fewer weeknight dramas on the TV timetable in our future. The Big 3 broadcasters — KBS, MBC, SBS — are reportedly in talks to discuss programming alternatives to the current prime time drama schedule, ranging from adjusting the 10 PM drama hour, to cutting back on the number... More »


Drama Recaps
Hyde, Jekyll, Me: Episode 12
by | February 26, 2015 | 67 Comments
I like the emotional depth that we get when Robin gets backed into a corner. A journey towards healthy acceptance for Seo-jin becomes a life-and-death fight for Robin, and now everyone else is caught between them whether they want to be or not. And after being convinced that Robin is the good one and Seo-jin... More »


Drama Recaps
Hyde, Jekyll, Me: Episode 11
by | February 25, 2015 | 102 Comments
Everything gets turned upside-down in this episode, as confessions begin to unfurl left and right. Whatever happened to good old-fashioned lying through your teeth? The peaceful coexistence between Robin and Seo-jin is threatened, though nothing is quite as confusing as Seo-jin’s sudden… niceness, leaving Hana completely spun around. And they say a leopard can’t change... More »