Drama Casting & News
Kim Ji-suk coaches the cheer squad for Sassy, Go Go
by | September 9, 2015 | 20 Comments
A high school drama’s gotta have teachers, and KBS’s Sassy, Go Go has lined up their faculty with the casting of Kim Ji-suk (Unkind Women), In Kyo-jin (Birth of a Beauty, Gu-am Heo Jun), and Lee Mi-do (Mr. Baek, Mi-rae’s Choice) as teachers, and Park Hae-mi (A Daughter Just Like... More »

Drama Casting & News
Assembling the rescue squad for D-Day
by | September 9, 2015 | 31 Comments
There isn’t much in the way of plot or character information that I can add for JTBC’s disaster-action-thriller drama D-Day, since we’ve already outlined the crucial points: Yup, still about an earthquake that hits Seoul, and yup, still about the emergency medics who are mobilized in the aftermath. So maybe... More »

Drama Casting & News
The dragons take flight
by | September 9, 2015 | 35 Comments
Well that was fast. I asked for a teaser with Kim Myung-min and Yoo Ah-in in the same frame, and it’s here. I would also like a billion dollars and a pony, just in case that works. The latest teaser for SBS’s sageuk epic Six Flying Dragons is out, and... More »

Drama Reactions & Reviews
Name That Drama: Rich stalker and baby daddy confusion
by | September 8, 2015 | 56 Comments
  It’s Name That Drama again! As always, feel free to email us your questions and requests for future Name That Drama installments.   Possessive creep Hi! I’m so glad that you have the Name that Drama discussions because this drama has been bugging me for a really long time.... More »

Drama Casting & News
First script reading for Village: Secret of Achiara
by | September 8, 2015 | 57 Comments
The cast of SBS’s upcoming Village: Secret of Achiara assembled for its first script reading on Friday, starting with our main lead, Moon Geun-young (above), who’ll be the driving force behind investigating the central mystery. We’ve got a pretty sizable ensemble in play, with the drama featuring a number of... More »

Drama Casting & News
Everybody confirms joining Sassy, Go Go, including Ji-soo
by | September 8, 2015 | 75 Comments
Oh thank goodness. I was really bummed for a minute there, when it seemed there was no space left in the cast of Sassy, Go Go for Ji-soo (Angry Mom), but he has now confirmed, as long as rest of the previously reported contenders. It’s kind of anti-climactic to have... More »

Drama Casting & News
Character teaser roll call for all Six Flying Dragons
by | September 8, 2015 | 70 Comments
Kim Myung-min! Here’s the Six Flying Dragons teaser I’ve been waiting for. The first teaser gave us a glimpse of Yoo Ah-in as future King Taejong of Joseon, and now we have character teasers for the five other “dragons” who will help shape the fate of the nation. (You can... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Soo-hyuk courted to join OCN’s Neighborhood Hero
by | September 8, 2015 | 47 Comments
Park Shi-hoo’s comeback drama Neighborhood Hero has an offer out to Lee Soo-hyuk (Scholar Who Walks the Night, Valid Love) to join the cast, and for now he’s in the “considering it” stage. The offer is reportedly for a leading role, but sadly there seem to be no details about... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
New Journey to the West: Episodes 1-5
by | September 7, 2015 | 86 Comments
javabeans: Na PD’s new online variety show New Journey to the West premiered on Friday, and my main question is: Was anybody able to watch it? girlfriday: I had to do some digging to get my hands on it, which was annoying. For an internet broadcast, this show is strangely... More »

Drama Reactions & Reviews
Spill the Beans: The drama ate my homework
by | September 7, 2015 | 58 Comments
Last week, we put out a call for your Korean drama addiction stories, and you guys sure came through, filling our inboxes with hilarious and relatable stories about what you’ve done in the name of Korean drama. To absolutely nobody’s surprise, you’re not alone in giving up your free time,... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Han Ji-min, Shin Sung-rok join occupation-era blockbuster
by | September 7, 2015 | 27 Comments
Casting is back in full swing for Secret Agent, the latest action movie from director Kim Ji-woon (I Saw the Devil, The Good, the Bad, the Weird), starring Song Kang-ho (The Attorney) and Gong Yoo (The Suspect). Hm, I’m still excited about this lineup, but now I wonder how this... More »