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Celebrity News
Kim Sun-ah scheduled for shoulder surgery
by | September 17, 2011 | 40 Comments
Is she on a first name basis with the doctors and nurses by now? After spending the past three months in and out of the hospital, Kim Sun-ah is heading back for shoulder surgery… Waitaminute, that drama is over now. Drama vs. Reality, working on it. But sad to say, the shoulder part is true.... More »

Drama Casting & News
Stills from Lee Hong-ki’s Chuseok special
by | August 17, 2011 | 61 Comments
As a self-admitted newbie to k-pop, I had no idea who Lee Hong-ki was. I know that may sound a bit lame of me since I even watched the Hong Sisters drama You’re Beautiful, in which he played one of the main characters. Imagine my surprise when I googled his name, and found out that... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Lee Min-ki: “I want be in a relationship with a woman in her mid-30’s…”
by | August 10, 2011 | 88 Comments
He sure is pretty…or is he too hot to call pretty? Lee Min-ki even admits, “As far as looks go, I don’t have a complex over it.” I guess that self-confidence does add a certain je ne sais quoi to his image. Adding to his looks is his adorable southern dialect that manages to be... More »

Celebrity News
Jo In-sung back from the army and fans rejoice
by | August 2, 2011 | 83 Comments
…and another celebrity completes his army duty and returns to the eagerly waiting arms of his adoring fans.  That man being Jo In-sung of the much acclaimed What happened in Bali with Ha Ji-won (the drama that Yoon Kye-sang lost many a night’s sleep over…hehe), who completed his duties this past May. Jo In-sung wasted... More »

Celebrity News
Uee: Acting, singing… “Every day is a blessing!”
by | August 1, 2011 | 51 Comments
This girl used to make my blood boil.  She was so good at her evil eye rolling (Korean actresses seem to have a knack for this) as the bratty pop star in You’re Beautiful that at times I wondered if her eyes would permanently roll back into her skull. However, the much-delayed Birdie Buddy, which has... More »

Celebrity News
Fabulous Hong sisters sit down for an interview
by | July 29, 2011 | 66 Comments
They had me at pig rabbit…or wait…was it the rabbit pig? The hybrid lovechild doll born out of Tae Kyung (Jang Geun-Seok) and Mi-Nam’s (Park Shin-Hye) puppy love in the hit drama You’re Beautiful had me looking at the Hong Sisters in a fresh new light. It was just this past winter when I was first introduced to... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Song Hye-gyo’s return to the silver screen delayed
by | July 25, 2011 | 52 Comments
Today, a movie starring famously beautiful Song Hye-gyo (Full House, The World They Live In), has delayed its release to the big screen. This is Song Hye-gyo’s first movie since her much-publicized split from her love of almost two years, actor Hyun Bin (Secret Garden, The World They Live In). The two actors announced their... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kwon Sang-woo to share the big screen with Jackie Chan
by | July 23, 2011 | 44 Comments
Actor Kwon Sang-woo (My Tutor Friend, Daemul, Cinderella Man) who started his career showing off his fab bod as a model in the early 90’s and started the mom-zzang movement will be appearing on the big screen with Hong Kong star Jackie Chan. His career has been a bit of a roller coaster ride since... More »

Celebrity News
Yoon Kye-sang: “Wishing love for everyone…crushes are heartbreaking!”
by | July 23, 2011 | 67 Comments
[New guest blogger alert! We here at Dramabeans are always incredibly appreciative of everyone who’s given us their time and efforts, whether it be guesting for recaps, newsy posts, or providing goodies like this one. Thanks to sassychef — we hope to be seeing more of you around these parts! –javabeans] The “Perfect Man” is... More »