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Drama Casting & News
Weekend drama Angel Eyes courts Lee Jun-ki to headline
by | January 14, 2014 | 81 Comments
Hmmm, Kang Haneul grows up to be Lee Jun-ki? Where do we sign up? New SBS weekend drama Angel Eyes is finally casting its leading man, and Lee Jun-ki (Two Weeks) is reportedly considering the role. Along with his casting announcement was word that Han Ga-in (The Moon That Embraces the Sun) was also being... More »


Drama Casting & News
The Princess’s Man PD returns with new sageuk for KBS
by | January 13, 2014 | 123 Comments
While MBC is over there having their programming kerfuffle with their 2014 banner sageuks, KBS has gotten some ducks in a row this year, and is already programming into June. This summer will mark the return of PD Kim Jung-min of the hit 2011 Joseon’s-Romeo-and-Juliet sageuk romance The Princess’s Man, in a new project called... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Soon-jae courted for drama version of Grandpas Over Flowers
by | January 13, 2014 | 43 Comments
Ha, you can never fault tvN for not knowing a good thing when it has one. The cable network is home to hit variety travel program Grandpas Over Flowers (starring halbae foursome Lee Soon-jae, Shin Gu, Park Geun-hyung, Baek Il-sub, and luggage boy Lee Seo-jin), and now they’re reportedly developing a drama for the spring... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kang Haneul and Nam Ji-hyun courted for Angel Eyes
by | January 12, 2014 | 29 Comments
There’s finally some traction on the casting front for the new SBS drama Angel Eyes, from the PD of Will It Snow For Christmas and the writer of Operation Proposal and Boys Over Flowers. There’s still no word on the leads (names from Han Ye-seul to Kim Haneul have been bandied about along with denials... More »


Drama Recaps
Gold Rainbow: An Introduction
by | January 11, 2014 | 102 Comments
I’ve been watching weekend series Gold Rainbow since it first premiered in November, mostly because I was excited about UEE and Jung Il-woo doing a drama together. I wasn’t excited about the 50-episode length or the storyline though, so I decided I’d watch casually for a while and get through the 11-episode childhood segment before... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Seo In-gook recruited to be a gangster
by | January 11, 2014 | 21 Comments
Here’s a possible new project for Seo In-gook (Master’s Sun, Answer Me 1997), who’s being courted to headline his second movie after debuting on the big screen with No Breathing. Not bad for a guy who only has a handful of credits to his name. This one is a much darker action thriller called Wild... More »


Drama Casting & News
Yoon Kye-sang and Han Ji-hye in Full Sun
by | January 11, 2014 | 31 Comments
This show is being rather stingy with the stills, but here’s a peek at KBS’s new melodrama Full Sun, starring Yoon Kye-sang (Best Love) and Han Ji-hye (I Summon You, Gold), that’s getting ready to premiere next month as a Monday-Tuesday drama. The production is currently shooting the show’s early segment in Thailand, where the... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kisses and sleepovers in I Need Romance 3’s extended teaser
by | January 10, 2014 | 74 Comments
Yay, finally a teaser longer than thirty seconds. The third season of I Need Romance sets sail this coming Monday on tvN, and the six-minute highlight teaser below gives us a taste of the characters and chemistry to come. It’s probably more than needs to be teased at this point, in that it covers likely... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Bo-young confirms God’s Gift–14 Days
by | January 9, 2014 | 27 Comments
And the first time-traveler of 2014 will be… Lee Bo-young! You win one trip to the past via Dramaland’s Wormhole Express™ in exchange for life-altering consequences and possible rapid aging. Brain tumor optional. See Loopholes and Exclusions for details. New time slip drama God’s Gift–14 Days has secured its heroine, who will be returning to... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kang Ji-hwan courted for new revenge drama
by | January 9, 2014 | 30 Comments
Kang Ji-hwan casting stories are always the slipperiest buggers because nine times out of ten they don’t stick, but he’s reportedly being wooed to headline the new drama from the writer of Gaksital. Consider me interested. The new Wednesday-Thursday drama for KBS is called Golden Cross and is being prepped for the spring, to air... More »


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