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Drama Casting & News
So Ji-sub’s return to dramaland?
by | March 7, 2012 | 111 Comments
Perhaps there’s something in the water, but 2012 seems to be the year for film actors to return to television. And So Ji-sub might be next, if they can wrangle Mr. Broodypants for the part. I got all excited over the drama’s title — Ghost — thinking of course that it’d be a supernatural story... More »
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Drama Casting & News
Kim Seung-woo headlines medical drama
by | March 7, 2012 | 21 Comments
So if you’ve been following medical drama-to-be Third Ward at all, it’s been on quite the rollercoaster pre-production journey. First it was slated for SBS with Cha Seung-won attached. Then both SBS and Cha dropped it, and it picked up Uhm Tae-woong as a hero and started shopping at KBS. During that round it changed... More »


Drama Recaps
Shut Up: Flower Boy Band: Episode 12
by | March 6, 2012 | 173 Comments
It’s a rough day for the boys, when they discover that having their mortal enemy as a music producer isn’t even the worst of their troubles. Well, it kinda is. And it isn’t. Things pile up, as the downside to being famous starts to catch up with them, and then… romance starts to threaten bromance,... More »


Drama Casting & News
MBC strike threatens to delay Moon/Sun finale
by | March 5, 2012 | 98 Comments
Some possible bad news for fans of MBC drama The Moon That Embraces the Sun: head PD Kim Do-hoon has joined the ranks in the ongoing labor strike over at MBC, in what will probably be the union’s big last-ditch effort to turn the tables. The drama finally managed to pass the 40% ratings mark... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim So-eun to star in Chinese drama
by | March 5, 2012 | 48 Comments
Actress Kim So-eun (A Thousand Kisses) will be taking a break from domestic projects to star in a Chinese drama next, a web-series called Secret Angel. She’ll actually be starring opposite another Korean star: Jang Woo-hyuk. Wait, H.O.T.’s Jang Woo-hyuk? Well that’s a twist. What a strange pairing. I guess this is his second drama... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim Bum to cameo on High Kick 3
by | March 3, 2012 | 25 Comments
Aw, yay, I love how everyone is jumping on the cameo train for High Kick‘s Season 3. Kim Bum, one of the breakout stars who made it big after the original Unstoppable High Kick, will be swinging by the current season for a cameo appearance, out of loyalty to the franchise. Or maybe he just... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Jang Hyuk returns to the big screen
by | March 1, 2012 | 31 Comments
It looks like Jang Hyuk (Tree With Deep Roots, Midas) will be taking a break from dramaland for his next project. He has confirmed that he’ll be returning to the silver screen in the action thriller Influenza, due out later this year. The title in Korean is the everyday word for the common cold, but... More »
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Drama Casting & News
Equator Man casts its leading ladies
by | March 1, 2012 | 56 Comments
Geez, they sure are getting down to the wire on this one. I know it’s a drama about the men, but what kind of show casts its heroine two weeks before broadcast? Upcoming KBS drama Equator Man starring Uhm Tae-woong and Lee Jun-hyuk as besties who grow up to become enemies, has finally found its... More »


Drama Recaps
The Moon That Embraces the Sun: Episode 17
by | February 29, 2012 | 141 Comments
These brothers, they kill me. Half the time they make me cry, and half the time I just want to lock them in their rooms for a timeout. There are some major developments in this episode in the romance department, which means that it’s time for princes and kings to work out their issues. Let’s... More »


Celebrity News
Gong Hyo-jin and Ha Jung-woo cuddle up at sea
by | February 29, 2012 | 47 Comments
What a great way to whet my appetite for this movie, as if I weren’t already chomping at the bit to see it. Stars of the new movie Love Fiction, Gong Hyo-jin and Ha Jung-woo, take to Australia’s Gold Coast in a shoot for Marie Claire that makes me want to start buying summer sundresses... More »


Drama Recaps
Shut Up: Flower Boy Band: Episode 10
by | February 28, 2012 | 224 Comments
Deeper into the rabbit hole they go, as the boys start to clean up their act and do as they’re told, to get their music out in the world. But as friction turns to fracture, they start to wonder one by one: At what cost?   EPISODE 10 RECAP Tags: featured, Jo Boa, Jung Eui-chul,... More »