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Drama Casting & News
Moon Geun-young in talks to headline sageuk
by | March 6, 2013 | 157 Comments
There have been rumblings about Moon Geun-young (Alice in Cheongdam-dong) taking on a new historical drama, and it looks like the deal is shaping up — it’s still in “considering favorably” stages, but if contract signing goes off without a hitch, Moon will star in the new MBC sageuk Goddess of Fire Jung-yi, set to... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days cast and PD changes on the horizon?
by | March 6, 2013 | 124 Comments
KBS sure is going to town on reworking their variety lineup these days. Kinda makes you wonder what was going on in those meetings that Jong-min walked in on. On the heels of canceling Happy Sunday show Qualifications of Men and Kang Ho-dong’s brand new show Moonlight Prince (both due to low ratings), they’re reportedly... More »

Drama Casting & News
Teaser and posters for medical sageuk Heo Jun
by | March 5, 2013 | 26 Comments
Here’s a look at Kim Joo-hyuk and Park Jin-hee in character for what will be the next six months of their lives, starring in the 120-episode sageuk epic Gu-am Heo Jun, set to premiere in just under two weeks. Kim Joo-hyuk headlines as the famous Joseon royal physician in the late 16th century, a beloved... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Chung-ah joins weekend drama Wonderful Mama
by | March 4, 2013 | 28 Comments
Lee Chung-ah (Flower Boy Ramyun Shop) has two new projects headed our way. First, she’s joined the cast of the Kim Sun-ah movie The Five, which is shooting now, but won’t hit theaters for a while. And then she also just signed on to upcoming weekend family drama Wonderful Mama, starring Jung Kyeo-woon and Jung... More »

Celebrity News
Flower boy next door Yoon Shi-yoon for CeCi
by | March 3, 2013 | 121 Comments
Aw, it’s Ke-geum-ie! It’s going to take me a while before I stop seeing Yoon Shi-yoon as his Flower Boy Next Door character, not that I ever want to. He really took adorable to new heights in that role. The show might’ve fallen short in the end, but it did leave some memorable characters behind,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Teasers, stills, and character info for Nine
by | March 2, 2013 | 82 Comments
One more week to go before tvN’s new time travel drama Nine (the full title is Nine: Nine Time Travels) premieres, and we’ve finally got a story direction along with new posters and teasers… and the character info is a doozy. Lee Jin-wook and Jo Yoon-hee star in the fantasy melodrama from the producers behind... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 427
by | March 1, 2013 | 108 Comments
EPISODE 427. Broadcast on February 24, 2013. girlfriday: The boys gather in front of KBS for the opening, and for once everyone looks rested and it’s not four in the morning. javabeans: Plus Jeon Woo-chi is over so Joo-won’s the only one with a drama right now. Although the less we speak of THAT, the... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Joo Ji-hoon reunites with Naked Kitchen director
by | March 1, 2013 | 59 Comments
There’s a new romantic comedy film in the works by director Hong Ji-young of Naked Kitchen, and she’s looking to reunite with Joo Ji-hoon (Five Fingers) for a third time (she also did some work on the script for Antique Bakery). Exciting, since those are the projects of his that I like most. The new... More »

Drama Recaps
Level 7 Civil Servant: Episode 12
by | February 28, 2013 | 47 Comments
Just when you thought being betrayed by the one you love would be the last straw, it turns out your day actually can get worse. The house of cards comes tumbling down and everyone starts asking all the right questions and secrets start spilling out. But does knowing the truth make a difference when trust... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Yubi joins Gu Family Book as Seung-gi’s first love
by | February 28, 2013 | 62 Comments
Filming has begun on the new fusion sageuk Gu Family Book, but the production is still busy casting, and we finally have a second lead vying for our half-gumiho hero’s affections. (‘s about time. Was wondering if we’d actually get a drama without a love triangle.) Nice Guy’s little sis Choco, Lee Yubi, has been... More »

Drama Casting & News
Trailer and stills for contagion thriller The Virus
by | February 27, 2013 | 36 Comments
OCN’s new viral epidemic series The Virus starts this Friday (I know! Where does the time go??) and it looks like a fun ride… well, if you enjoy being creeped out by apocalyptic mutant viruses out to destroy the human race. What’s not to like? Eom Ki-joon headlines as Hazmat Hero, the CDC viral specialist... More »