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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 »

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 »

Celebrity News
Yoon Kye-sang bares abs for Esquire
by | February 28, 2012 | 91 Comments
Mrawr. I’m normally not that head-over-heels for Yoon Kye-sang (High Kick 3, Best Love), partly because he always looks twelve, but mostly because I don’t wanna lose an eye when javabeans comes to “gently remind” me that he’s hers. (Her spies are everywhere. Don’t be fooled.) But I think the peek-a-boo abs might be worth... More »

Drama Casting & News
Stills from the set of King 2 Hearts
by | February 27, 2012 | 117 Comments
Here’s a look at shots from the set of MBC’s King 2 Hearts, gearing up for its premiere in just about two weeks. They feature leads Lee Seung-gi and Ha Ji-won meeting for the first time in a heated North-South confrontation, due to a clash in personalities. Or yunno, because it’s North and South Korea.... More »

Celebrity News
Kim So-yeon and Joo Jin-mo for Vogue
by | February 25, 2012 | 33 Comments
Kim So-yeon and Joo Jin-mo take to the pages of Vogue next month for a Coffee-themed shoot that I love: it’s full of intrigue and beautiful period-costume-inspired looks. I’m ridiculously excited for their movie to be out, a fusion historical action thriller about a set of spies who carry out a mission to assassinate a... More »

Drama Casting & News
Shin Mina and Lee Jun-ki headline new drama
by | February 24, 2012 | 125 Comments
Looks like fusion sageuks are going to be all the rage this summer. And this one’s even got an added summer-horror kick to it, to liven up the landscape. Shin Mina (My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho) and Lee Jun-ki (Iljimae, Hero) will be making their drama comeback together this year in a fusion retelling of... More »