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Lee Jun-ki the scholar walks nights, breaks hearts
by | July 2, 2015 | 100 Comments
It looks like Lee Jun-ki’s gonna be leaving a trail of broken hearts and dead bodies in his wake, not necessarily in that order. Posters and a second teaser have been released for MBC’s fantasy sageuk Scholar Who Walks the Night, highlighting Lee Jun-ki’s tortured life as a vampire caught between love and his insatiable... More »


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The rescue team is dispatched in disaster drama D-Day
by | June 30, 2015 | 28 Comments
Cameras are rolling on the set of JTBC’s fall series D-Day, the large-scale disaster drama about a massive earthquake that hits Seoul and the rescue workers who are first on the scene. The first stills from the production have been released, though shooting actually began in May due to the high volume of CG shots... More »


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Kim Seung-woo’s Midnight Diner opens for business
by | June 29, 2015 | 44 Comments
Here’s a peek at SBS’s late-night “healing food” drama Midnight Diner, which is getting ready to premiere this weekend. It’s a remake of the Japanese manga Shinya Shokudo by Yaro Abe, which has also been remade as a television series in Japan and most recently a movie, all starring Kobayashi Kaoru. Kim Seung-woo (IRIS 2,... More »


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Producers writer, Master’s Sun PD team up for new SBS drama
by | June 29, 2015 | 111 Comments
After just wrapping on the KBS variety showbiz drama The Producers, it’s been announced that star writer Park Ji-eun will be heading back to SBS for her next project, where she had her last mega-hit You From Another Star in 2013-14. Over at SBS, she’ll be re-teaming with PD Jin Hyuk, of Doctor Stranger and... More »


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The bloodlust is awakened in Scholar Who Walks the Night
by | June 24, 2015 | 90 Comments
Guyliner? Check. Fangs? Check. Ladies and gentleman, we have a vampire. Joseon-era Jun-ki, make way for Vampy Jun-ki. The first teaser is here for MBC’s supernatural sageuk Scholar Who Walks the Night, starring Lee Jun-ki as a beautiful vampire scholar and Lee Yubi as a nobleman’s daughter who dresses as a man to sell books... More »


Drama Recaps
Warm and Cozy: Episode 13
by | June 24, 2015 | 154 Comments
On the one hand, it’s a huge step in maturity for our hero to stop being selfish and actually become a noble idiot entirely for someone else’s benefit. On the other hand, this in no way has advanced his emotional maturity when it comes to romance. His idea of professing love still involves saying the... More »


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Ha Ji-won and Lee Jin-wook get friendly for Time I’ve Loved You’s press conference
by | June 23, 2015 | 64 Comments
It’s press conference day for The Time I’ve Loved You, SBS’s remake of the Taiwanese drama In Time With You starring Ha Ji-won and Lee Jin-wook as longtime best friends who take their sweet time to figure out that maybe, juuuust maaaaybe, they’re more than friends. Co-stars Yoon Kyun-sang and Chu Soo-hyun were in attendance,... More »


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Lee Hyun-woo sets the stage for Lee Jun-ki’s vampire transformation
by | June 23, 2015 | 51 Comments
Well this seems like a good way to start a drama off on the right foot. The ever-adorable Lee Hyun-woo (Battle of Yeonpyeong, The Con Artists) is kicking off the first episode of MBC’s historical fantasy drama Scholar Who Walks the Night, in a key cameo appearance that’ll inform Lee Jun-ki’s backstory and tell the... More »


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Jin Se-yeon joins Jung Il-woo for Korean-Chinese web drama
by | June 22, 2015 | 92 Comments
Is there anyone who isn’t doing a web drama these days? It’s an interesting trend, especially with more and more international co-productions being made, like this one, starring Jung Il-woo (Records of a Night Watchman). It’s a Korean-Chinese web drama called The Greatest One-Sided Love No One’s Ever Seen Before, and now Jin Se-yeon (Doctor... More »


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Boy-crazy ghostess runs amok in tvN’s Oh My Ghostess
by | June 22, 2015 | 48 Comments
Muahaha, Kim Seul-gi’s ghostess character definitely comes out the winner in this deal: She gets to possess Park Bo-young’s body, run around town living out every single one of her wildest boy-crazy wishes, and doesn’t have to deal with any of the consequences afterward. There’s gotta be a catch, right? Oh right, I guess the... More »


Drama Recaps
The Producers: Episode 11
by | June 19, 2015 | 180 Comments
Today’s episode is all about ratings, and by extension, how to get someone to turn their gaze in your direction, and how to earn their love. All our characters discover the hard way that pure effort alone isn’t enough to win hearts, and they each take big steps to chase that elusive goal, whether it’s... More »