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Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 436
by | May 4, 2013 | 70 Comments
EPISODE 436. Broadcast on April 28, 2013. girlfriday: Time for dinner bokbulbok games, brought to you by mud, mud, and more mud. javabeans: Let’s hope there’s a decent meal for all at the end of the mud train, because lunch was really sad. girlfriday: I don’t know what Hae-jin is smoking, but when Su-geun asks... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Song Sae-byuk and Kang Ye-won headline rom-com
by | May 3, 2013 | 17 Comments
Ooh, there’s a new project on the way from the director of Shut Up: Flower Boy Band. Sadly it’s not another drama about angsty teen rockers. Boo. Hiss. *puts on whinypants* Whyyyyy not? This time he’ll be tackling a romantic comedy film called My 7th Man, and Song Sae-byuk (Dangerous Meeting) and Kang Ye-won (Fortunetellers)... More »

Drama Casting & News
Poster and teasers for Dating Agency: Cyrano
by | May 3, 2013 | 87 Comments
I’ve got double-plus-good news: Lee Jong-hyuk looks smexy in the posters for his new rom-com Dating Agency: Cyrano, and better yet, there’s zero trace of his llama hair from A Gentleman’s Dignity. It’s the little things in life. The new series from tvN is gearing up to premiere this month and has finally released a... More »

Drama Casting & News
Choi Jin-hyuk confirmed to reappear in Gu Family Book
by | May 2, 2013 | 120 Comments
Well while Choi Jin-hyuk ponders over whether or not he’ll be joining Lee Min-ho and Park Shin-hye in Heirs this fall, he’s got one gig lined up for sure in the meantime. He’s been confirmed to make a reappearance in current MBC drama Gu Family Book as Wol-ryung, aka Papa Gumiho. Time for a happy... More »

Celebrity News
Joo-won’s spring shoot for @star1
by | May 1, 2013 | 73 Comments
Here’s a bunch of photos of Joo-won, just because. Like you need a reason for pictures of Joo-won, right? The actor did an interview with @star1, where he talked about his recent drama Level 7 Civil Servant (better known around these parts as The Drama That Shall Not Be Named) and life as the maknae... More »

Drama Recaps
Gu Family Book: Episode 8
by | April 30, 2013 | 316 Comments
Yay, this is a great episode that brings together all the story threads in a simple, cohesive way—the hero’s quest to become human comes to the fore, tying in the family’s revenge and the overarching Good Guy/Bad Guy war, all while launching us into the part of the story we’re all dying to get to.... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Jong-seok and Yoon Sang-hyun reunite in new drama
by | April 30, 2013 | 56 Comments
And no, sadly it’s not for Secret Garden: Oska’s Coming Out Party, though don’t we all wish it were. The pair of actors who shared a one-sided loveline in Secret Garden are headed for a reunion in the new drama I Can Hear Your Voice, headed to SBS this summer. Lee Bo-young has signed on... More »

Drama Recaps
Gu Family Book: Episode 7
by | April 29, 2013 | 223 Comments
Kang-chi finally learns the hard way who, or what, he is, and faces his demons quite literally in a war between his beast and human halves. And in a refreshing change of pace in dramaland, our heroine steps up in a big way to save his bacon. Now if only he could figure out that... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Jang Dong-gun returns to the big screen with Ajusshi director
by | April 29, 2013 | 80 Comments
Jang Dong-gun (A Gentleman’s Dignity) is headed back to the big screen this year, in the much-awaited new project from director Lee Jung-bum of Won Bin’s Ajusshi, aka The Man From Nowhere. He’s pretty much the leading man’s new holy grail as far as directors go, since he’s guaranteed to make you look like a... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Hyun Bin chooses army comeback project
by | April 29, 2013 | 63 Comments
At long last, we have a confirmation for Hyun Bin’s first post-army project. He’ll be taking on his first sageuk, a film called The King’s Wrath. He plays the titular king — Jeong-jo, 22nd king of Joseon and one of dramaland’s favorite figures (Yi San, Sungkyunkwan Scandal, Painter of the Wind, Warrior Baek Dong-soo and... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Teaser and stills for Scary Story 2
by | April 28, 2013 | 26 Comments
Here’s a peek at the summer horror flick Scary Story 2, or what I like to call Shut Up And Kick the Flower Boy Next Door at Christmas. It’s a six-way dramaland reunionpalooza for White Christmas boys Sung Joon and Lee Soo-hyuk, Flower Boy Next Door’s adorable webtoon artist/editor couple Go Kyung-pyo and Kim Seul-gi,... More »