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Drama Casting & News
Character posters for the cast of Three Days
by | February 17, 2014 | 64 Comments
Come March it’s goodbye romance, hello thrills, and nowhere more so than over at SBS, where they’ll be airing condensed-time thrillers alllll week long. Hope you’re ready for the action. Here’s the cast of SBS’s upcoming presidential assassination thriller Three Days, suited up for their individual character posters. They sure are blue. Tags: Micky Yoochun,... More »

Drama Casting & News
You From Another Star gets extended
by | February 14, 2014 | 81 Comments
This probably doesn’t come as a huge shock, since SBS has a massive hit on their hands with the intergalactic space-cadet-loves-alien romantic comedy You From Another Star. After waffling on a possible extension and initially leaning towards a special to round out their uneven episode count, the production has now agreed to a one-episode extension.... More »

Drama Casting & News
Go Ara up for cop role opposite Lee Seung-gi
by | February 14, 2014 | 105 Comments
Now we’re talkin’. I wasn’t exactly doing cartwheels of joy when Go Ara, who turned over a new leaf with her dedicated performance in Answer Me 1994, was looking at a supporting role in Song Seung-heon’s new melo Triangle. I wanted her to play the lead in something fun. Perhaps the universe heard me, because... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Ryu Seung-ryong and Lee Hyun-woo courted for suspense thriller
by | February 13, 2014 | 33 Comments
Director Choo Chang-min (Gwanghae, the Man Who Became King) is lining up the casting offers for his next project, and began with hot commodity leading man Ryu Seung-ryong (Gift of Room 7) for a possible Gwanghae reuinion. The new movie, called Seven Years of Night, is a suspense thriller about a killer, and his son... More »

Drama Casting & News
Three Days teases presidential assassination
by | February 13, 2014 | 83 Comments
Okay, so it’s not exactly a happy thing to tease us with, but you’re gonna need some danger if you want to kick off the pulse-pounding action. Here’s our first peek at SBS’s next Wednesday-Thursday drama Three Days, a tense thriller about a president and his bodyguard, and an assassination plot that sends them into... More »

Drama Recaps
I Need Romance 3: Episode 10
by | February 11, 2014 | 144 Comments
Everybody takes a swig of truth serum in this episode, otherwise known as lots of red wine, which leads to some heady confessions and explosive clashes. On the upside, people are done lying to each other because their secrets are out. I probably don’t have to tell you that the downside is carnage, starting with... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Min-jung and Joo Sang-wook tie the knot in Sly and Single
by | February 11, 2014 | 52 Comments
The upside to divorce rom-coms is that you get stills of happy wedded bliss before the show even starts–that is, the happy wedded bliss before things go terribly awry and the romance goes down in flames…yunno, technically. Here’s a glimpse of Lee Min-jung (All About My Romance) and Joo Sang-wook (Good Doctor) walking down the... More »

Drama Recaps
I Need Romance 3: Episode 9
by | February 10, 2014 | 94 Comments
Is it the rebirth of a friendship, or the start of a dangerous game? Two old frenemies bury the hatchet, which naturally starts to complicate the love square. We just got our heroine to start feeling feelings again. Is it too much to ask for one day to process before new problems come hurtling at... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Yoo-bin and Noh Min-woo join God’s Gift–14 Days
by | February 10, 2014 | 52 Comments
Well who wouldn’t time-travel to rescue that adorable little girl? Lee Bo-young finally has a daughter to save in SBS’s new Monday-Tuesday drama God’s Gift–14 Days. Nine-year-old Kim Yoo-bin has signed on to play the daughter in distress at the center of the drama, which is already old hat for the child actress (Lee Dong-wook... More »

Drama Casting & News
KBS melodrama Full Sun releases posters
by | February 9, 2014 | 32 Comments
We’ve got another week to go until KBS’s newest Monday-Tuesday drama Full Sun premieres (Prime Minister ended last week but Olympics coverage will push new shows back another week). Official posters are out, featuring leads Yoon Kye-sang, Han Ji-hye, and Jo Jin-woong. They’re not nearly as interesting as the teasers, though it’s mostly because dramas... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Yoo-jung, Seo Joon-young reunite in drama special
by | February 9, 2014 | 33 Comments
There are always too many drama specials that go by each year to keep up with all of them, but I’m definitely going to tune in for this one. It’s a sageuk one-act short for KBS’s 2014 Drama Special series called Funeral Singer, and Kim Yoo-jung (Gold Rainbow) is headlining. She’ll be reuniting with Seo... More »