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Drama Casting & News
Kim Sun-ah and Lee Jang-woo for I Do, I Do
by | March 11, 2012 | 198 Comments
Kim Sun-ah has confirmed that she will be headlining upcoming MBC romantic-comedy drama I Do, I Do, which is great news for dramaland. The story seems tailor-made for her: top-dog female executive has a one-night stand with bright-eyed, bushy-tailed new hire, and she gets knocked up (because don’tcha know — that’s the only outcome of... More »

Celebrity News
Jung Kyeo-woon for Cosmopolitan
by | March 8, 2012 | 108 Comments
Could a grown man be any cuter? What’s with the random outburst of cuteness, Jung Kyeo-woon? Just trying to mess up my day, is what. It’s fine. Just go about your business and make silly poses with your delicious bedhead and your dorky glasses and your array of strange pants. It’s not like I have... More »

Drama Casting & News
Fashion King releases character promo shots
by | March 8, 2012 | 73 Comments
Well, it’s definitely going for sleek, that’s for sure. Upcoming drama Fashion King may be a story about underdogs, but you wouldn’t know from the promos. Based on these shots, I’d guess it was a Gossip Girl-esque soapfest about privileged, angsty teens and their saucy problems. The first one reads: “Running towards tomorrow and the... More »

Drama Casting & News
So Ji-sub’s return to dramaland?
by | March 7, 2012 | 113 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 »

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 | 49 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 »

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 »