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Drama Recaps
Three Days: Episode 13
by | April 23, 2014 | 14 Comments
I was expecting the two-week break between episodes to make my memory hazy on the details of this show, but as it turns out, when your plot is this simple there’s no misremembering things. Some people want the president dead, and other people want to protect him. Clear enough, but what do you do when... More »


Drama Casting & News
Choi Jin-hyuk courted to join Fated to Love You
by | April 23, 2014 | 86 Comments
Now that Jang Hyuk and Jang Nara have confirmed that they’ll be reuniting for the summer romantic comedy drama Fated to Love You, the offer has been made to Choi Jin-hyuk (Emergency Couple) to play the second lead. He’s considering favorably, though there are currently other offers on his plate. I don’t really want Choi... More »


Drama Casting & News
Pre-revenge happy days in store for Big Man
by | April 22, 2014 | 24 Comments
I’m a little surprised that the teasers for Big Man keep showing us funny scenes, but maybe this melodrama is less revengey than your average bear. Either that, or someone figured out that Kang Ji-hwan was wasted being dark and broody when he could be silly; imagine that. The trailer below is a lot like... More »


Drama Casting & News
First teaser for brotherly melodrama Triangle
by | April 22, 2014 | 63 Comments
MBC’s next Monday-Tuesday drama Triangle is just two weeks out from its premiere, and has released the first teaser. The melodrama stars Lee Beom-soo (Prime Minister and I), Kim Jaejoong (Dr. Jin), and Im Shi-wan (The Attorney) as three brothers who are separated as children and grow up living as poetically opposing lives as possible.... More »


Drama Casting & News
Rain courted for dramaland comeback
by | April 21, 2014 | 56 Comments
Well this is happy news. Rain is considering a new drama for the fall, after a four-year hiatus from television since 2010′s Runaway: Plan B. It’s been nice to see him back on variety shows like Rain Effect and Running Man since completing army duty, but it’s far more exciting that he’s seriously considering a... More »
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Chungmuro/Film News
Ryu Seung-ryong and Lee Sung-min team up in mystery war movie
by | April 17, 2014 | 8 Comments
The Korean film industry seems to be taking it literally when people call Ryu Seung-ryong (Miracle in Cell No. 7) a hit-maker, because at this rate I’m pretty sure he’s about to star in every movie that gets made from here to eternity. If you kidnapped him, Ha Jung-woo, and Jung Jae-young, there might be... More »


Drama Casting & News
Guns drawn and bullhorns at the ready for You’re All Surrounded
by | April 16, 2014 | 59 Comments
This is just a sneak peek at the poster shoot for SBS’s upcoming Wednesday-Thursday drama You’re All Surrounded, with the cast dressed up in everything from their James Bond finest to their street cop clothes, and looking pretty adorable. All I can say is, Cha Seung-won really knows how to work a tuxedo. It doesn’t... More »


Drama Casting & News
Teasers and stills for Flower Grandpa Investigation Unit
by | April 15, 2014 | 28 Comments
Okay, to be honest, I still don’t understand the premise of this drama, but it just looks so durned cute. Grandpas, flower boys, and body swaps — what’s not to like? Here’s a peek at the teasers and cast stills for tvN’s new body swap comedy Flower Grandpa Investigation Unit, starring the original flower halbae... More »


Drama Recaps
God’s Gift – 14 Days: Episode 13
by | April 14, 2014 | 89 Comments
This show’s modus operandi seems to be: take your worst nightmare, multiply that by a thousand, set it on fire, poke it and make it angry, and then turn off the lights so that it has the advantage in a fight. Just when we think our good guys catch a break, we find out that... More »


Drama Casting & News
Seo In-gook headlines romantic comedy for tvN
by | April 14, 2014 | 50 Comments
Hey, sometimes when life gives you lemons, you make everyone happier by coming back to dramaland and making rom-com lemonade. Seo In-gook (Master’s Sun) is headed back to the network that made him a household name with Answer Me 1997 — the actor has confirmed that he’ll take on the leading role in tvN’s summer... More »


Drama Casting & News
You’re All Surrounded’s comic book teaser
by | April 10, 2014 | 72 Comments
Whee, I can’t wait for You’re All Surrounded to start, not only because of the cast, but because I could use some comedy right about now. I just hope that this show’s idea of funny cops isn’t necessarily always going to be buffoon cops, because, well, I lived through Level 7 Civil Servant. But the... More »