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Drama Recaps
Jeon Woo-chi: Episode 14
by | January 3, 2013 | 16 Comments
Woo-chi’s day goes from bad to worse as the stakes shoot skyward and the baddies gain the upper hand. On the upside, that means the Scooby gang comes together to match the bad guys scheme-for-scheme. On the downside, that increases everyone’s risk, and not everyone makes it out unscathed. Tags: Cha Tae-hyun, featured, Jeon Woo-chi,... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Covertly Grandly’s award-winning cast
by | January 3, 2013 | 70 Comments
Well don’t they make one shiny cast. There’s one movie that’s reaping the direct benefits of the KBS/MBC/SBS Drama Awards this year — Kim Soo-hyun’s new pretty-boy spy flick Covertly Grandly now gets to boast that between its four leading men, they’ve pocketed acting awards from all three broadcasters. I’d say the cast is pretty... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kang Ji-hwan gets back on Money train
by | January 3, 2013 | 90 Comments
…By which I mean his drama, Incarnation of Money. Though I guess if all goes well, he’ll get paid too. Kang Ji-hwan has been battling agency lawsuits for quite some time, but is reportedly in the clear and back to acting, and confirmed to star in the new weekend rom-com alongside Hwang Jung-eum, as planned.... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Kang Ho-dong goes head-to-head with Strong Heart
by | January 2, 2013 | 41 Comments
Oooh, this is an interesting development in varietyland. As Kim Seung-woo’s talk show Win-Win gets ready to go off the air, Kang Ho-dong’s new KBS variety show has secured Win-Win’s time slot… which is in direct competition with his old SBS show Strong Heart. (One of the many programs he left behind when he took... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Seung-gi and Suzy’s new drama scores time slot
by | January 2, 2013 | 251 Comments
Looks like spring will be the season for gumihos. The new fusion fantasy sageuk starring Lee Seung-gi and Suzy has confirmed a spot on MBC’s upcoming lineup, and is set to follow Horse Healer on Mondays/Tuesdays. That puts the premiere in late March or early April, given Horse’s 50-episode run. The drama is called Gu... More »

Drama Casting & News
Teaser and stills for That Winter
by | January 1, 2013 | 173 Comments
Here’s our first look at the new Noh Hee-kyung melodrama set to air next month on SBS, That Winter, The Wind Blows, starring Song Hye-gyo and Jo In-sung. It… sure is dramatic, I’ll give you that. It honestly must just be the way it’s edited together to give maximum melo impact, but is anyone else... More »

Drama Casting & News
2012 KBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2012 | 257 Comments
And closing out the year-end drama awards is KBS, who didn’t stray too far off the beaten path. The big winner tonight was You Who Rolled In Unexpectedly, the big ratings pull for the station this year. Taking home the Daesang was its star, Kim Nam-joo, who continues her reign as queen of the small... More »

Drama Casting & News
Still-a-palooza for Flower Boy Next Door
by | December 29, 2012 | 160 Comments
Stills, stills, and even more stills! We’re just over a week away from the premiere of tvN’s new rom-com Flower Boy Next Door, but if the wait is killing you (like it is for some of us ’round these parts), here’s a whole lot of cuteness for you. Prepare to suffer from I-wanna-take-that-puppy-home-itis. If the... More »

Drama Casting & News
King’s Dream in danger of losing lead actor, on heels of losing lead actress
by | December 28, 2012 | 57 Comments
Wow. It’s been a while since we’ve seen a drama plagued by such horrible luck, so many times over. Weekend KBS sageuk King’s Dream already had to lose its lead actress Park Joo-mi after a car accident in November, and now it’s ALSO about to lose its lead actor, Choi Su-jong, who suffered yet another... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jin Gu offered new drama Ad Genius Lee Tae-baek
by | December 28, 2012 | 35 Comments
New drama alert! We’ve finally got the next KBS Monday-Tuesday drama on the roll call: Ad Genius Lee Tae-baek is the series slated to follow School 2013 and has begun casting rounds. I’d sing the song about how that’s cutting it awfully close, but such is the way in dramaland. The offer is out to... More »

Drama Recaps
Jeon Woo-chi: Episode 12
by | December 27, 2012 | 14 Comments
I love this new chapter of the story—it gives us the best of the legend and all the fun of the character without the mopey, ’cause an imp without oomph is just sad. It finally feels like our Woo-chi has become the Jeon Woo-chi, cocky, righteous bandit with a true purpose, and of course, a... More »