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Old friends reunite 80 years in the future in Chicago Typewriter
by | March 28, 2017 | 25 Comments
This first poster for tvN’s upcoming Friday-Saturday series Chicago Typewriter is a little eerie, but it certainly works to ignite my curiosity for the mysterious drama, which is about a trio of writers living through the Japanese Occupation who are then reincarnated in the present day and get re-entangled in each other’s lives. Coming from... More »

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Yoo Seung-ho becomes the prince behind the mask in new Ruler–Master of the Mask teaser
by | March 23, 2017 | 82 Comments
A second teaser has been released for MBC’s sageuk romance Ruler–Master of the Mask, starring Yoo Seung-ho (Remember–Son’s War) as a lonely crown prince forced to hide his face behind a mask. But… why on earth would anybody hide that face? It’s a crime against humanity, I say. Apparently it’s a mystery to the prince... More »

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Chun Woo-hee, Yoo Joon-sang consider new SBS legal thriller Falsify
by | March 23, 2017 | 45 Comments
We’re about to be up to our eyeballs in prosecutors, which seems to be the hot career choice for drama characters this year. On the heels of their latest hit drama Defendant, SBS has announced that they’re going to produce a new legal drama called Falsify, about prosecutors and reporters. Offers are out to Chun... More »

Drama Casting & News
Oh Snap! Lee Bo-young’s dangerous Whisper
by | March 22, 2017 | 41 Comments
It’s only fitting that the posters for SBS’s new legal thriller Whisper would feature a secretive whisper between our leads (literal, but hot!), and the behind-the-scenes stills of the photo shoot add a fun contrast to the moody tone of the posters. The taglines read: “You were my enemy, and my nest, and my only... More »

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Seven Day Queen courts Park Min-young, Lee Jin-wook, Jin Gu to star
by | March 22, 2017 | 79 Comments
I liked Park Min-young (Remember–Son’s War) best in Healer, so it’s happy news that she’s planning to reunite with Healer PD Lee Jung-sub for his new drama Seven Day Queen, headed to KBS this summer. The sageuk romance tells the story of Queen Dangyeong of Joseon, who was crowned and deposed in one week’s time.... More »

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Revenge and regret turn former enemies into allies in Whisper
by | March 21, 2017 | 28 Comments
Each new teaser for SBS’s legal revenge thriller Whisper peels back another layer in the relationship between detective Lee Bo-young (God’s Gift–14 Days) and judge Lee Sang-yoon (On the Way to the Airport). They’ll begin as allies and quickly become enemies when he betrays her, but in the latest teaser they’re already hinting at a... More »

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Chicago Typewriter’s star writer, ghostwriter, and anti-fan go for a spin
by | March 18, 2017 | 78 Comments
At last, here’s our first look at tvN’s Chicago Typewriter, the fantasy human rom-com from writer Jin Soo-wan of Kill Me, Heal Me, starring Yoo Ah-in (Six Flying Dragons) as a famous author struggling with writer’s block. The series finally has an airdate secured in early April, and has released a set of teasers introducing... More »

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Cast changes and a new character for Age of Youth Season 2
by | March 17, 2017 | 133 Comments
Ryu Hwa-young, Park Hye-soo, Han Ye-ri, Park Eun-bin, Han Seung-yeon A second season of JTBC’s sleeper hit drama Age of Youth is in the works for a broadcast later this year, and it’s been announced that there will be some changes in the cast lineup for the sequel. We’ll be introduced to a new character... More »

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KBS variety drama The Best Hit casts Yoon Shi-yoon, Kim Min-jae
by | March 16, 2017 | 54 Comments
Yoon Shi-yoon (Mirror of the Witch) in a comedy? I’m in! Casting is officially underway for KBS’s new variety drama The Best Hit, the station’s second attempt at the mixed-format drama after 2015’s The Producers. Chief producer Seo Soo-min, who helmed The Producers (at least at the start), is attempting to revive the format and... More »

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Lee Sang-yoon gets lured to the dark side in Whisper
by | March 14, 2017 | 25 Comments
It’s Lee Sang-yoon’s turn to get a character teaser for SBS’s new legal thriller Whisper, the latest outing from the writer-director team behind Punch, in which Lee plays a righteous judge who hates nepotism and corruption and backdoor deals… until one day he finds himself making that same amoral choice he was always against. It’s... More »