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Drama Casting & News
Gong Hyo-jin, Jo Jung-seok for KBS rom-com Jealousy Incarnate
by | February 3, 2016 | 77 Comments
Aieee, this would be such a cute pairing. Come on drama gods, let’s make it happen! There’s a new KBS romantic comedy in the works from the writer of Miss Korea and Pasta, and Gong Hyo-jin (The Producers) is being courted for a reunion with her. The series is called Jealousy Incarnate, and Jo Jung-seok... More »


Drama Recaps
Cheese in the Trap: Episode 10
by | February 2, 2016 | 634 Comments
So cute today. I mean, this show is always cute (with a side of crazies), but this episode had some really sweet character beats that made me giddy. It also had some triumphant moments for our heroine, who confronts her tormenters in a major way and doesn’t hold back or silently endure like she’s so... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Soo-kyung signs on for My Little Baby opposite Oh Ji-ho
by | February 2, 2016 | 36 Comments
It’s taken a few rounds of casting announcements to get leads secured for MBC’s new drama My Little Baby, with potential leading man Kang Ji-hwan doing Monster instead and Park Ha-sun turning down the project in the end. Oh Ji-ho (Ghost-Seeing Detective Cheo-yong) has signed on to headline as the cop who suddenly has to... More »


Drama Casting & News
A kiss with Rain is a kiss with Ajusshi
by | February 1, 2016 | 44 Comments
Okay, this was the teaser I was waiting for when they said that Come Back Ajusshi was going to be about a man and a woman who are both possessed by ajusshi ghosts. Because a kiss is never just a kiss when body-swapping hijinks are in play, right? The second teaser is out for the... More »


Drama Casting & News
Entourage remake courts Im Shi-wan, Seo Kang-joon to headline
by | February 1, 2016 | 49 Comments
Well, they said that 2016 was the target broadcast for the tvN drama remake of HBO’s Entourage, and they must be serious this time because casting offers are out. The remake project has technically been in the works since 2013, but this is the first time we’re seeing any names announced for the showbiz drama... More »


Celebrity News
Lee Seung-gi reports for army duty
by | January 31, 2016 | 64 Comments
  Oh, Seung-gi got a haircut. Why is there a crowd gathered to see it? Nooooo, what do you mean he’s going to army?! It’s not time yet! What can I do to keep him just a little longer? *WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAILS* Fine, I can bottle my tears for two years. It’s only 630 days.... More »


Drama Recaps
Youths Over Flowers in Iceland: Episode 5
by | January 31, 2016 | 33 Comments
girlfriday: The guys goof off in the car on their way to Jokulsarlon, and Jung Woo suddenly makes Jung-seok do a radio show as both host and guest. It’s a one-man show? javabeans: It’s funny because Jung-seok starts out as the DJ of the show, and makes this long introduction of somebody as an awesome... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Rae-won, Han Seok-kyu team up for undercover thriller The Prison
by | January 28, 2016 | 18 Comments
Well whatever this movie is, it’s sure to be well-acted. Kim Rae-won (Punch) will be returning to the big screen this year, in a role as a detective who goes undercover as a criminal. But he’s got such a good-guy face! He’ll be starring opposite veteran Han Seok-kyu (Secret Door) in the new film The... More »


Drama Casting & News
Mrs. Cop 2 loses entire original cast except Kim Min-jong
by | January 27, 2016 | 21 Comments
At this point I’m really confused as to why they’re going to call this drama Mrs. Cop 2 when they failed to re-cast everyone from the first season except for Kim Min-jong. But SBS is intent on doing this second season/spinoff of the ajumma cop drama, despite the fact that after original headliner Kim Hee-ae... More »


Drama Recaps
Cheese in the Trap: Episode 8
by | January 26, 2016 | 593 Comments
The more I watch this drama, the more I like the characters, and the more confused and turned around I get because I like them. It’s a weird experience to wonder if it’s safe to like your drama hero, but that’s just the strange mix of romance laced with danger and intrigue that Cheese in... More »


How would you rate this episode?

5 Badass. Omg. Squee.

4 If you squint really hard, those plot holes look smaller.

3 A for effort, C for execution.

2 Is it too late to hire a script doctor? I volunteer as tribute.

1 I want my hour back!

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