Author Archive

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 415
by | December 8, 2012 | 64 Comments
EPISODE 415. Broadcast on December 2, 2012. girlfriday: We continue with the Island Song Festival trip, and the boys finally make it to basecamp after Jong-shin’s little dip in the ocean. Tae-hyun practices his trot number, which apparently includes a comedy routine where one of them plays It Doesn’t Hurt and It’s Not Cold. He... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
MBC cancels variety show Come to Play
by | December 8, 2012 | 60 Comments
Wow, someone’s gone trigger-happy over at MBC — right on the heels of the network’s sitcom cancellation (What Is a Mom? and the sitcom time slot along with it) the broadcaster has announced the sudden cancellation of Yoo Jae-suk talk show Come to Play, after eight years on the air as a variety mainstay. Tags:... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Ryu Seung-ryong and Park Shin-hye as a daddy-daughter duo
by | December 7, 2012 | 65 Comments
Aw. How cute. Ryu Seung-ryong has another movie coming out, and this time he plays Park Shin-hye’s dad in a quirky comedy about a convicted killer with the mind of a child. From Casanova to king-maker to daughter-crazy kook? This guy gets the best roles. The movie is called The Gift of Room 7, named... More »


Drama Casting & News
Yawang beefs up its cast, begins production
by | December 7, 2012 | 126 Comments
We’ve got new cast additions to upcoming drama Queen of Ambition (or Yawang), the next installment in the same manhwa series as Daemul. It stars Su Ae as an ambitious woman determined to shed poverty and become the first lady, and Kwon Sang-woo plays the good guy who’s in love with her, and therefore at... More »


Drama Recaps
Jeon Woo-chi: Episode 6
by | December 6, 2012 | 22 Comments
Cute, cute, cute. We get secret identity hijinks, flirty sweetness with more than one girl (no one said wizards weren’t naughty), and a big face-off that changes the game. Woo-chi finally makes his way to his beloved, but things don’t turn out exactly as he planned. Tags: Cha Tae-hyun, featured, Jeon Woo-chi, UEE... More »


Celebrity News
Hyun Bin returns from military service
by | December 6, 2012 | 207 Comments
Binnie’s back! I’ll give you a moment to properly savor it. Are we done squealing now? How ’bout now? Should I just take a coffee break and come back? Upon his discharge from the marines on December 6, Hyun Bin (Secret Garden) greeted the press and fans with salutes and tears, announcing his happy return... More »


Celebrity News
Kang Dong-won’s first post-army photo shoot
by | December 5, 2012 | 70 Comments
He’s baaaa~aaaaa~ck! *Snoopy Dance* Kang Dong-won (Psychic, Secret Reunion) is back from army duty and High Cut was the first to get their hands on him for a photo shoot, complete with appropriate fanfare. I mean, is a video teaser announcing that a photo shoot is on its way really necessary? And yet… there I... More »


Drama Casting & News
Flower Boy Next Door releases teaser
by | December 5, 2012 | 120 Comments
I can’t wait for January to come this year because we’ve got TWO rom-coms on the way. (I know! Please be good. Please be good.) The first teaser is out for tvN’s Flower Boy Next Door, featuring leads Yoon Shi-yoon and Park Shin-hye cozying up for a kiss… in her fantasies. Way to burst a... More »


Drama Recaps
School 2013: Episode 2
by | December 4, 2012 | 109 Comments
Yaaaay, it’s so good. I love it when high school shows are done well, with substance and heart. The characters are layered, the circumstances realistic, and the story has so much potential to be interesting without the conventional drama pitfalls. And Lee Jong-seok’s angsty Go Nam-soon? Gah. I LUFF HIM SO. He tugs at my... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
2012 Beanie Awards: Vote for your favorite dramas of the year
by | December 3, 2012 | 583 Comments
Can you believe it’s December already? I know the awards shows have started to come ’round again, but it always feels like This Time Of Year always sneaks up on me — as in, the time when we take a look back at the best, the worst, the weirdest, and the most surprising dramas of... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Jung Jae-young stars in adaptation of Wandering Blade
by | December 1, 2012 | 16 Comments
Do you ever wonder who would headline all the crime thrillers if Jung Jae-young weren’t around? Good thing we don’t have to find out, ’cause he’s moving right along from I Am A Murderer to the new adaptation of Wandering Blade, alongside a promising supporting cast: Lee Sung-min (Golden Time, The King 2 Hearts) and... More »