Drama Casting & News
Song Joong-ki considers new drama Descended From the Sun
by | February 4, 2015 | 141 Comments
Oh man, I have such mixed feelings about this. On the one hand, YAY Song Joong-ki (Nice Guy, Wolf Boy) will be out of the army and is already looking at projects to return to dramaland! On the other hand, if he returns in a Kim Eun-sook drama (the hit... More »

Drama Recaps
Healer: Episode 18
by | February 3, 2015 | 3,152 Comments
Strap yourselves in, folks, it’s a roller coaster of an episode, running the entire emotional gamut—there’s plenty of cuteness and laughs, but with only one more week left, we can’t rest too assured in momentary comforts. We’re never far from the undercurrent of unease that runs throughout, reminding us that... More »

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Heart to Heart: Episode 8
by | February 3, 2015 | 108 Comments
Ah love, it’s so confusing and painful. And weird. Especially when the guy you like insists there’s a shelf life to your relationship, and the guy you’re trying to break up with digs in his heels and refuses to go anywhere. I suppose our heroine could have worse problems than... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Jung-eun headlines new drama as ajumma vigilante
by | February 3, 2015 | 32 Comments
I guess in hindsight, Kim Jung-eun (Oohlala Spouses) was smart to turn down the SBS weekend drama My Heart Twinkle Twinkle, legal disputes and all, because that show is regularly pulling in 2% ratings (pretty abysmal, when successful weekenders sometimes break 30-40%). It also frees her up to headline a... More »

Drama Recaps
Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 8
by | February 3, 2015 | 294 Comments
This episode had me in stitches. So many stitches. What’s great about this show is how increasingly grounded it becomes in its own reality, letting the humor run high and the pathos run deep. Although the metaphors aren’t subtle, the emotional delivery and throughline are everything I could wish for,... More »

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Healer: Episode 17
by | February 2, 2015 | 1,033 Comments
We’ve got fun and thrills in store for us today, with the central Scooby gang united in purpose and out to pull off a caper. I love caper plots. It’s a dangerous game they’re playing, but our team goes all-out and heightens the already high stakes, sending the message to... More »

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Spy: Episode 8
by | February 2, 2015 | 29 Comments
It’s the one dinner party to rule them all, where everyone but our hero has a secret agenda for the eat ’n greet that mostly revolves around a mysterious hard drive and/or hacking into a phone, both tasks having special significance to our baddies in the North. What significance? Good... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Choi Jin-hyuk turns vampire next for Japanese movie
by | February 2, 2015 | 32 Comments
Add Choi Jin-hyuk (Pride and Prejudice) to the ever-growing list of fictional vampires, as he’s just confirmed taking a role in a movie called Love♡Vampire (yes, the heart is apparently part of the title, though I don’t know how it’s meant to be pronounced). Vampires in dramaland has been a... More »

Drama Casting & News
Secret’s writer heads to SBS with Mask
by | February 2, 2015 | 53 Comments
Scriptwriter Choi Ho-chul scored a surprise hit for KBS with his angsty melodrama Secret in 2013, and now SBS will be hoping he can re-create that success for them with his next drama, titled Mask, which has been granted a slot on the schedule for late spring. The drama is... More »

Drama Casting & News
Seo Joon-young joins tvN rom-com Superdaddy Yeol
by | February 2, 2015 | 16 Comments
Always the bridesmaid, never the bride. Will you ever get the girl, Seo Joon-young? The main cast has been assembled for tvN’s newest drama Superdaddy Yeol, the heartwarming romantic comedy about a single mother who has one year left to live and spends it turning her ex-boyfriend into A-plus daddy... More »

Drama Recaps
Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 7
by | February 1, 2015 | 223 Comments
With Do-hyun in more danger than ever, Ri-jin has to figure out what lengths she’s willing to go to protect him. Do-hyun’s enemies are all around, even inside his mind—what difference can a lone psychologist-in-training really make? That question haunts Ri-jin as she comes to face her most difficult decision... More »