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Drama Casting & News
Press conference for KBS’s investigative rom-com I Remember You
by | June 16, 2015 | 34 Comments
KBS’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday crime thriller rom-com mashup drama I Remember You held its press conference on June 16, in anticipation of the show’s premiere next week. The series about love and intrigue among the members of a special investigative task force stars Seo In-gook (King’s Face) as an elite profiler with a hidden past, and... More »

Drama Casting & News
Comedy film franchise Marrying the Mafia gets drama remake
by | June 15, 2015 | 23 Comments
Jung Jun-ho, Lee Beom-soo There’s a new drama in the works that’s being called a movie adaptation of the family comedy Marrying the Mafia (or more literally Family’s Honor), the ten-year-long franchise that’s put out five films from 2002 to 2012. It’s a family-friendly series that basically does variations on the first movie: Jung Jun-ho... More »

Drama Casting & News
From BFF to fake boyfriend in The Time I’ve Loved You
by | June 15, 2015 | 69 Comments
I don’t think we’ll be lacking for any chemistry in this drama — at least that one thing seems set. The latest teaser and stills for SBS’s new rom-com The Time I’ve Loved You finally show us an actual glimpse of the drama to come, from high school shenanigans to dating woes as adults. More... More »

Drama Casting & News
Two Weeks, 49 Days writer pens new rom-com for tvN
by | June 14, 2015 | 72 Comments
Okay, you’ve got my attention. Hit writer So Hyun-kyung of Two Weeks, My Daughter Seo-young, 49 Days, Prosecutor Princess, Brilliant Legacy, and so on, has lined up her next drama project. Count me in. She’s headed over to tvN to do a new romantic comedy called Our Heaven, about an ajumma who goes back to... More »

Drama Casting & News
The virgin ghostess gets saucy with her hotshot chef
by | June 14, 2015 | 40 Comments
Yeah this ghost-possession’s gonna be fun. The first peek at tvN’s new supernatural rom-com Oh My Ghostess features our shy wallflower heroine suddenly propositioning her crush in a hilariously no-nonsense fashion. The new comedy from the PD-writer team behind High School King of Savvy stars Park Bo-young (Hot-Blooded Youth) as an assistant chef with zero... More »

Drama Recaps
The Producers: Episode 9
by | June 12, 2015 | 175 Comments
We’re finally at the point in the story where push comes to shove—either you remain exactly as you are and sit back as the new kid on the block takes your place, or you step up your game and stake your claim, be it as the marquee variety program, the top singer, or the best... More »

Drama Casting & News
JTBC picks up Yoon Kye-sang thriller Last, D-Day to follow
by | June 12, 2015 | 18 Comments
There’s been some back and forth at cable network JTBC over scheduling its drama lineup for the rest of the year — disaster medical drama D-Day has been casting in the hopes of being picked up for the July Friday-Saturday slot following Beloved Eun-dong, but in the end it went to Last, the thriller that’s... More »

Drama Casting & News
The Time I’ve Loved You releases first teasers (again)
by | June 12, 2015 | 59 Comments
Technically they’re not the first teasers, because the first one was plagiarized (groooooaaaan) from the animated short Jinxy Jenkins & Lucky Lou. Between this and It’s Okay, It’s Love last year, methinks the promo department at SBS needs a workshop in how not to steal. (Hint: It involves doing your own work.) Tags: Ha Ji-won,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Taecyeon offered political drama Assembly, Ji Jin-hee leaves
by | June 11, 2015 | 56 Comments
KBS’s upcoming political drama Assembly, about a working-class man who gets elected to the National Assembly, has locked down its leads in Jung Jae-young (Fatal Encounter) and Song Yoon-ah (Mama), and is now adding supporting cast members. Ok Taecyeon (Three Meals a Day, Wonderful Season) is currently weighing an offer to join the cast as... More »

Drama Recaps
Warm and Cozy: Episode 9
by | June 10, 2015 | 106 Comments
Aaaaaaargh. You know when you’re having bad luck at Monopoly where every time you get close to finishing a lap around the board, you pull a card that sends you to jail and taunts you with the words, Do not pass Go, and no matter what you do, you can’t seem to make Go count,... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Su Ae considers sports movie about national women’s hockey team
by | June 10, 2015 | 14 Comments
Yay, Take Off (National Team) is getting a sequel! I love the original, a 2009 movie starring Ha Jung-woo as a ski-jumper who helps form a national team in the sport and takes a group of lovable misfits all the way to the Winter Olympics. It’s such a feel-good underdog sports movie that gets you... More »
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