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Drama Casting & News
Moon Chae-won considers Criminal Minds opposite Lee Jun-ki
by | February 23, 2017 | 148 Comments
Oh, I like this better. The Korean remake of CBS’s FBI profiling drama Criminal Minds is still courting Lee Jun-ki (Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo) to headline, but Kim Ah-joong must’ve turned down the starring role opposite him, because an offer is now out to Moon Chae-won (Goodbye Mr. Black). This is a pairing I’d... More »


Drama Casting & News
MBC lines up fall rom-com No Sex and the City
by | February 22, 2017 | 97 Comments
Yup, you read that right. I don’t know what the appeal of Sex and the City would be without the sex, but apparently we’re going to find out. A new drama called No Sex and the City is being planned for a fall broadcast on MBC, about three thirtysomething virgins who fall in love for... More »


Drama Casting & News
SBS’s Defendant gets 2-episode extension
by | February 21, 2017 | 41 Comments
Does this mean that Ji Sung has to spend two more episodes on death row? Because that doesn’t sound like a good time for his character. SBS’s current Monday-Tuesday drama Defendant has confirmed a 2-episode extension, which isn’t a huge surprise given that the legal thriller is a certified hit for the network. It broke... More »
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Answer Me PD returns with new tvN series Prison this fall
by | February 20, 2017 | 60 Comments
This is a welcome change. As much I like the Answer Me franchise, I do think it’s time for the creators to branch out and do something new, so it’s exciting news to hear that PD Shin Won-ho (Answer Me 1988, Answer Me 1994, Answer Me 1997) will be returning to tvN this fall with... More »


Drama Casting & News
Gong Myung, Krystal, Yang Se-jong up for Bride of the Water God
by | February 20, 2017 | 120 Comments
Gong Myung, Krystal, Yang Se-jong I guess Bride of the Water God 2017 is going on a casting spree today. Krystal (She’s So Lovable, Heirs), Gong Myung (Drinking Solo, Entertainer), and Yang Se-jong (Saimdang Light’s Diary, Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim) are the latest to receive offers for tvN’s modern-day spinoff adaptation of the popular manhwa,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Shin Se-kyung up for leading role in Bride of the Water God 2017
by | February 19, 2017 | 154 Comments
I was sad when Moon Chae-won turned down the leading role in tvN’s upcoming manhwa remake Bride of the Water God 2017 over a week ago, but it looks like the production is back on track with an offer out to Shin Se-kyung (Six Flying Dragons) to headline in the title role. She’s considering favorably,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Sung-kyung offered new rom-com from I Remember You writer
by | February 16, 2017 | 88 Comments
Ooh yay, there’s a new drama in the works from writer Kwon Ki-young of the layered mystery thriller I Remember You, the political rom-com All About My Romance, and the workplace comedy Protect the Boss, and an offer is out to Lee Sung-kyung (Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-ju) to headline. It’s only been a month since... More »


Drama Casting & News
Backhugs and schoolgirl crushes on Strong Woman Do Bong-soon
by | February 16, 2017 | 71 Comments
Someone’s getting handsy. I didn’t think Park Hyung-shik (Hwarang) would be training tiny Hulk Park Bo-young (Oh My Ghostess) when she’s the one hired to be his muscle, but apparently he’ll be teaching her to control her massive strength and harness it into self-defense moves (better to protect him with, I’m sure). Though judging from... More »


Drama Casting & News
Yoon-ah steals the hearts of two best friends in The King Loves
by | February 16, 2017 | 66 Comments
MBC’s upcoming historical romance melodrama The King Loves doesn’t seem to be in a hurry to release stills, but they are fully pre-producing the drama, which doesn’t yet have an airdate, so I can see how they might not want to show us everything so soon. Last week we caught our first glimpse of Im... More »


Drama Recaps
Tomorrow With You: Episode 4
by | February 14, 2017 | 172 Comments
Hey everyone, thanks for being patient while we caught up with recaps—it was a busy weekend for us! I’m just popping by for an episode, and let’s just say I’m happy it was this one, because the romance really takes off in this hour and I had to keep reminding myself to write about it... More »