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Drama Casting & News
Cameras roll on the set of Fated To Love You
by | May 29, 2014 | 92 Comments
Here’s our first peek at Jang Hyuk and Jang Nara’s big dramaland reunion in the summer rom-com Fated to Love You. The new MBC drama began shooting the leads’ first scenes, featuring Jang Nara as the lowly office grunt who gets the morning coffee, and Jang Hyuk as the posh chaebol who wears sunglasses indoors,... More »

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Trot Lovers starts making some music
by | May 29, 2014 | 57 Comments
Production is underway for KBS’s next Monday-Tuesday drama Trot Lovers, starring Jung Eun-ji (That Winter the Wind Blows) and Ji Hyun-woo (Queen Inhyun’s Man) in an opposites-attract romantic comedy about a girl’s journey to becoming a trot singer. The stills below are from the drama’s first shoots with the leads and the script read with... More »

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Seo In-gook starts his double life in High School King of Savvy
by | May 28, 2014 | 44 Comments
That doofy look on Seo In-gook’s face is priceless. I think I’m going to love his totally crazy one-man(-boy) quest to live a secret double life as schoolboy and boss man. He stars in tvN’s newest zany comedy High School King of Savvy about a high-schooler who somehow ends up masquerading as his twentysomething hyung,... More »

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MBC preempts Wednesday’s episode of A New Leaf
by | May 28, 2014 | 41 Comments
The MBC prime time drama block has been preempted for a special World Cup send-off game, which means there will be no new episodes of A New Leaf, Shining Romance, and Mother’s Garden on Wednesday, May 28. I get that dramas have to be preempted for big events once in a while (grumble, grumble), but... More »

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More second lead stills from Joseon Gunman
by | May 27, 2014 | 27 Comments
Fine, it appears that Joseon Gunman is going to do the whole promo tease the slow, drawn-out way with one photo at a time. It’s suuuuuch a tease, but considering that I’m champing at the bit for more, I guess it’s working? They also know just how to string us along, considering how they’re withholding... More »

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Yunho becomes sword-wielding Night Watchman
by | May 26, 2014 | 267 Comments
girlfriday: NoooooooooOOOOOooooo. Yunho is the latest addition to MBC’s fantasy sageuk The Records of a Night Watchman. javabeans: I… am going to be positive about this. I have to be positive about this. My mental health depends on it. girlfriday: Positive. Right. Searching for the silver lining… javabeans: Maybe he took acting lessons? Maybe he... More »

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Eric and Jung Yumi confirm Discovery of Romance
by | May 26, 2014 | 58 Comments
The reunion bug is officially an epidemic this year. Jung Yumi (God of the Workplace) and Eric (Myung-wol the Spy) have both confirmed the new KBS romantic comedy Discovery of Romance, where they’ll play–wait for it–reunited lovers. How’s that for art imitating life? The ex-costars of 2007′s Que Sera Sera will be reigniting some sparks... More »

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Jung Il-woo, Go Sung-hee for Night Watchman
by | May 26, 2014 | 57 Comments
Woohoo, most glorious mane of glory, here we come! Jung Il-woo (Gold Rainbow) has confirmed that he’ll be headlining the new supernatural fusion sageuk The Records of a Night Watchman due out this summer on MBC. I’m pretty sure it’s not enough time for him to grow out his Iljimae hair, but I suppose we... More »

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Oh Snap! Joseon Gunman’s first still and second lead
by | May 23, 2014 | 33 Comments
We only get ONE still photograph out of Joseon Gunman to start us off, which is better than nothing, but still such a tease. Here we have second lead Jeon Hye-bin (God of the Office) playing Choi Hye-won, a merchant’s daughter with a cold, unapproachable mien who comes to fall for our hero (Lee Jun-ki).... More »

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Chun Jung-myung and Kim So-hyun pair up for OCN thriller
by | May 23, 2014 | 32 Comments
I know what you’re thinking: He could be her father! Technically, I don’t know whether he’s going to play her love interest, her dad, a killer, or a cop, but in any case Chun Jung-myung (Queen of the Night) and Kim So-hyun (Suspicious Housekeeper) are in talks to play the leads in cable network OCN’s... More »

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Lee Jin-wook to reteam with Nine producers in Three Musketeers
by | May 23, 2014 | 42 Comments
The producers of Nine: Nine Time Travels and Queen In-hyun’s Man have been planning a new drama series, which is notable for being produced as a three-season show, especially since true multi-season dramas are still pretty rare in dramaland. (Many franchises, like the I Need Romance series, aren’t really sequels but sister shows within a... More »