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Chungmuro/Film News
Cast of conspiracy thriller Tabloid suits up for the cameras
by | February 3, 2014 | 19 Comments
Well when the cast of your movie is four charismatic screen actors, you’d be crazy not to gather them for a photo shoot, no? Kim Kang-woo’s latest project Tabloid: Dangerous Rumor is getting ready to open in a few weeks, and 1st Look rounded up the leading man foursome for a cheeky photo spread with... More »

Drama Casting & News
Script reading for romantic comedy Sly and Single Again
by | February 3, 2014 | 38 Comments
Production for MBC’s upcoming Wednesday-Thursday drama Sly and Single Again is underway with the cast’s first script read, led by Lee Min-jung (All About My Romance) and Joo Sang-wook (Good Doctor), who are headlining as a divorced couple scheming to rekindle their romance. Reunited lovers are certainly not anything new in dramaland, but there does... More »

Drama Casting & News
Character posters and second teaser for Full Sun
by | February 2, 2014 | 37 Comments
Full Sun will be replacing Prime Minister and I in a few weeks, taking KBS’s Monday-Tuesday timeslot to high melo territory with con men, jewel thieves, murders, and forbidden loves. Yoon Kye-sang stars as the son of a con man who lived a transient life, taught to be ready to pack up and move with... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Hee-ae prepares to wring tears in Elegant Lie
by | February 1, 2014 | 21 Comments
Kim Hee-ae is on quite the streak these days. Her first stint on variety with Noonas Over Flowers has wrapped to rave reviews, she’s got a steamy noona romance drama on the way with Yoo Ah-in, and her latest movie is getting ready to hit theaters. So many things, and the year’s barely begun. The... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Yeon Woo-jin and Jung Yumi lead cast for 3-D horror movie
by | February 1, 2014 | 15 Comments
I’m pretty sure horror is scary enough without the third dimension getting involved, but nevertheless, people continue to search for new ways to scare more pants off of people. New horror movie Tunnel 3-D comes from the producers behind The Webtoon: Foretold Murder (which I’m still too much of a wimp to watch), and has... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Lee Jong-hyuk considers psychopath role
by | January 31, 2014 | 31 Comments
Wow, what a change from varietyland’s cuddly papa and dramaland’s rom-com hero. Lee Jong-hyuk wasn’t messing around when he said he’d be focusing on a big acting transformation. After parting ways with hit variety show Dad! Where Are We Going? as Season 1 came to a close, Lee Jong-hyuk is leaving his Dating Agency Cyrano... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Beom-soo and Song Seung-heon courted for drama reunion
by | January 30, 2014 | 60 Comments
Song Seung-heon, Lee Mi-yeon, Lee Beom-soo And the bromance lives on. I don’t know if Dr. Jin’s anything is something we want living on, but there’s no denying that Lee Beom-soo (Prime Minister and I) and Song Seung-heon (When a Man Loves) make a great odd (emphasis on odd) couple. They’re being courted to headline... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Woo-bin and Lee Hyun-woo headline ensemble for caper flick
by | January 29, 2014 | 37 Comments
Yay, the next big heist movie is shaping up rather nicely. The new caper flick The Professionals has been courting Kim Woo-bin (Heirs) and Lee Hyun-woo (Covertly, Grandly) to lead an ensemble of thieves, and both actors have signed on to star. I think I’m going to enjoy watching them steal things. With a side... More »

Drama Recaps
I Need Romance 3: Episode 6
by | January 28, 2014 | 93 Comments
It’s a fun episode where jealousy ignites some hilarious reactions out of everyone. I pretty much want sunbae to move in so they can start every morning with the Awkward Breakfast Threesome, which I could watch for days. Though of course along with petty jealousy come actual feelings that rise to the surface—some expected, and... More »

Drama Recaps
I Need Romance 3: Episode 5
by | January 27, 2014 | 84 Comments
It’s finally Monday, and time to find out what happens when universes collide and secret identities are exposed. I’m scared for Sweet Potato but excited for the rest of us, because in exchange for fessing up to his lies, he gets to move into the house and prove that he’s a man worth taking seriously.... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Chilling character posters for Lee Min-ki’s thriller Monster
by | January 27, 2014 | 50 Comments
There isn’t a whole lot of new information on Lee Min-ki’s new movie Monster, but they released character posters, and well, just take a gander. You’re welcome. This is the thriller that began shooting last May, and stars Lee Min-ki as a cold-blooded serial killer. Uh, if those hash marks tattooed into his back are... More »