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Drama Casting & News
Lee Sang-woo and Kim So-eun join Horse Healer
by | June 28, 2012 | 83 Comments
Now that the leads of upcoming sageuk The Horse Healer have been confirmed, supporting actors are lining up to sign on the dotted line. Lee Sang-woo (Feast of the Gods, Thousand Day Promise), aka Best Oppa Ever, has now confirmed that he will play the the other leg of the Jo Seung-woo / Lee Yo-won... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ji Chang-wook cast as villain in Five Fingers
by | June 28, 2012 | 72 Comments
Joo Ji-hoon and Ji Chang-wook in one drama? Will the world implode from so much pretty? Ji Chang-wook, star of Bachelor’s Vegetable Store and Warrior Baek Dong-soo, has been cast in his first villain role to date, in the upcoming makjang-fest melodrama Five Fingers, starring Joo Ji-hoon. It actually seems like both are cast against... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jung Yumi joins City Conquest
by | June 27, 2012 | 149 Comments
Rooftop Prince’s Jung Yumi has been cast as the lead in the manhwa adaption of City Conquest, starring Kim Hyun-joong as a city-conquering noir hero on a revenge mission. I…don’t really know what city conquering is, but it sounds badass? One can only hope. Tags: Jung Yumi (2), Kim Seung-woo... More »


Drama Recaps
Big: Episode 8
by | June 26, 2012 | 261 Comments
There are twists and turns and major decisions, some of which I wish we didn’t decide so hastily. We also start to unravel Kyung-joon’s backstory and the mystery of Yoon-jae and Kyung-joon’s connection. The way that’s being teased (one excrutiatingly teensy drop at a time), I certainly hope it amounts to something worth waiting for,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Yo-won and Jo Seung-woo star in The Horse Healer
by | June 26, 2012 | 81 Comments
Lee Yo-won (49 Days) will be returning in the new MBC medical sageuk The Horse Healer, starring Jo Seung-woo (Go Go 70s, Tazza) as the titular horse whisperer. I could have gone with Dr. Horse, but that sounded more Mr. Ed, and less historical epic drama. Tags: Jo Seung-woo, Lee Yo-won... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Chun-hee stars in The Thousandth Man
by | June 25, 2012 | 42 Comments
Aw, Chunderella, always good to see you in dramaland. Lee Chun-hee (Take Care of Us, Captain) will be starring in a Friday-night drama due out this summer on MBC called The Thousandth Man. The thousandth? Well I don’t know who this girl is, but whoooooheeee, that’s some number. Tags: Kang Ye-won, Lee Chun-hee... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim So-yeon and Song Chang-eui join The Great Seer
by | June 22, 2012 | 59 Comments
More cast additions to upcoming sageuk The Great Seer, aka Dae Poong Soo, starring Ji Jin-hee as a king and Go Soo as the seer who puts him in power. Kim So-yeon (Coffee) will be making her drama comeback as the heroine, along with Song Chang-eui (Syndrome) who has been cast as Go Soo’s nemesis.... More »


Drama Recaps
Gaksital: Episode 8
by | June 21, 2012 | 174 Comments
Is it… don’t tell me… is it time for the up-do? Awwww yeah. I always get the best episodes. *mehrong at javabeans* Kang-to gets hardcore, throwing himself headlong into revenge. He goes even further to create his cover, becoming an even bigger bastard than he was before (if that’s even possible). And yet, I just... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim Kang-woo and Jo Yeo-jung for Haeundae Lovers
by | June 20, 2012 | 54 Comments
The new romantic comedy drama Haeundae Lovers has secured its hero, and it’s not Ji Sung after all, but Kim Kang-woo (Story of a Man). It’ll actually be Kim’s first drama since 2009′s Story of a Man, after having moved on to films in recent years. Wait… Kim Kang-woo… in a comedy? Still waiting for... More »


Drama Recaps
Big: Episode 6
by | June 19, 2012 | 331 Comments
Okay, I don’t know if they did that time jump because the previous episodes were missing that spark, but man I’m glad they did. It’s a new year and a new show, as far as I’m concerned. I might be putting too much stock in the potential that comes out of where we find all... More »


Celebrity News
Big’s Little Kyung-joon, Shin
by | June 19, 2012 | 68 Comments
This kid’s got it made for his first big network project, playing Kang Kyung-joon in the latest Hong sisters drama Big: he gets to lie in a coma while Gong Yoo plays his character. Jackpot! The 21-year old model-turned-actor-turned-idol Shin (whole name: Shin Won-ho) is just getting started in the biz, but already he’s got... More »