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Drama Casting & News
Moon That Embraces the Sun releases posters
by | December 29, 2011 | 63 Comments
Upcoming fantasy-romance sageuk Moon That Embraces the Sun, or better known around here as MoonSun-Snowflake-PixieDust, has just released its official posters, less than a week out from the premiere. They feature the four leads: Kim Soo-hyun, the fictional Joseon King, Han Ga-in, the shaman who falls in love with him, Jung Il-woo, the king’s playboy... More »

Drama Recaps
Bachelor’s Vegetable Store: Episode 2
by | December 26, 2011 | 43 Comments
Finally! Ji Chang-wook! Boy, did you make me suffer through a whole lot of backstory to get to you. The second episode spends most of its time still stuck in the past, throughout which I’m continuously mumbling, yeah, we geddit. But the good news is, once we get out, things look brighter. Let’s just hope... More »

Drama Reactions & Reviews
The DramaMeter: highly scientific and foolproof [Year in Review, Part 4]
by | December 21, 2011 | 181 Comments
  Wow, another year of dramas, come and gone. Where does the sanity go? I decided that for this year’s review, I would learn to be impartial and precise, and give systematic mathematical ratings for every show. Because numbers are fun. But then, I found that trying to rate a year’s worth of dramas was... More »

Drama Recaps
Flower Boy Ramyun Shop: Episode 16 (Final)
by | December 20, 2011 | 242 Comments
Best. Finale. Ever. Okay, not EVER, in the history of all dramas. But goddamn, is it awesome. It’s even better than what I had hoped for, and bubbling over with so much laugher and heart, and surprise – heroism – that I’m still grinning from ear to ear. I love it when a drama saves... More »

Drama Recaps
Thousand Day Promise: Episode 19
by | December 19, 2011 | 64 Comments
What do you mean you didn’t want your heart broken into a million pieces? There’s no backing out now, not this close to the end. As we prepare for the finale, the worst of it hits like a ton of bricks, with no mercy for Seo-yeon or for the people who love her. We’ve been... More »

Drama Casting & News
Yoo Ah-in returns to dramaland?
by | December 14, 2011 | 70 Comments
girlfriday: Somebody pinch me. Is Yoo Ah-in returning to television? javabeans: But… Fashion King?! The show that died, launched a lawsuit alleging plagiarism, and then slunk away when Cinderella Man flopped spectacularly? girlfriday: Well apparently it didn’t die. It hasn’t been confirmed, but he’s rumored to be cast as the lead, and the drama is... More »

Drama Casting & News
Vampire Prosecutor flirts with Season 2
by | December 14, 2011 | 87 Comments
Ooh! Ooh! More hot prosecutor with a penchant for blood juice boxes and the perfect application of guyliner? Where do I get in line? OCN’s hit show Vampire Prosecutor must be taking a cue from rabid fans, because producers have announced that they’re seriously considering a Season 2, and really, they’d be crazy not to.... More »

Drama Recaps
Flower Boy Ramyun Shop: Episode 14
by | December 13, 2011 | 176 Comments
Well the poop’s out of the crapper, wouldn’t you say? Secrets come out, minds get blown, and deals get put on the table. Everyone faces the big question before them: Is love simply a luxury for the young and naïve? Or is it something worth sacrificing everything you’ve got, for just one shot? Tags: featured,... More »

Drama Recaps
Thousand Day Promise: Episode 17
by | December 12, 2011 | 38 Comments
Just when you think you’re all out of tears… Today’s episode is all about motherhood – the mother that Seo-yeon is to her brother, the mother who abandoned them, the mother who stepped in to take care of them, and the mother that she wants to be. Tags: featured, Jung Yumi (2), Kim Rae-won, Lee... More »

Drama Casting & News
Sung Yuri takes the lead in Feast of Gods
by | December 12, 2011 | 66 Comments
So it looks like Sung Yuri has signed onto Feast of the Gods after all, the upcoming weekend drama about two warring chefs in the kitchen. The drama has already cast Seo Hyun-jin (The Duo) as the rival chef, and the two ladies will go head to head in a battle for the coveted position... More »

Drama Recaps
Vampire Prosecutor: Episode 11
by | December 11, 2011 | 75 Comments
It’s the beginning of the end, and we finally start to get some real answers about the Big Bad. This episode zooms by, mostly because it’s effectively creepy and everything culminates in a big suspenseful buildup of all the clues we’ve gathered thus far. Tags: cable programs, featured, Lee Won-jong, Lee Young-ah, Vampire Prosecutor, Yeon... More »