Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 227
by | January 2, 2015 | 28 Comments
Who knew that baseball stars could be so adorable? This week, our cast is joined by two baseball powerhouses in an all-day race against the clock. Completing their missions within the time limit is the only way to find out what awaits them at the end of the line, and... More »


Drama Casting & News
Im Seulong challenges for UEE’s affections in Ho-gu’s Love
by | January 2, 2015 | 14 Comments
Im Seulong, Han Geun-sub Im Seulong, idol singer (2AM) and actor (Hotel King, Mandate of Heaven), has joined tvN’s upcoming rom-com series Ho-gu’s Love, which has already cast UEE (Gold Rainbow) and Choi Woo-shik (Fated To Love You) in lead roles. He’ll take up a second lead role that had... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #376
by | January 2, 2015 | 332 Comments
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Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Na PD ships out cast for Three Meals a Day: Fishing Village
by | January 2, 2015 | 58 Comments
The Three Meals a Day spinoff seems to have just settled on Three Meals a Day: Fishing Village as its title, and you can’t argue with that since it’s literally that: Na PD taking three actors, plonking them down in a far-off fishing village, and making them work for their... More »


Drama Recaps
Pinocchio: Episode 15
by | January 1, 2015 | 176 Comments
So SBS changed their minds this week and there’s no double-header for Pinocchio, which I suppose might only be good news for a recapper, but don’t worry—the episode makes up for it with some juicy tidbits in the investigation and the relationships. Of course that leaves us just hungry enough... More »


Drama Casting & News
First preview for split personality rom-com Hyde, Jekyll, Me
by | January 1, 2015 | 91 Comments
Happy new year! It’s a brand new year with a whole new crop of dramas ahead and no time to waste. Here’s our first peek at SBS’s upcoming Wednesday-Thursday drama Hyde, Jekyll, Me, starring Hyun Bin in his long-awaited drama comeback as a man with a split personality, and Han... More »


Drama Casting & News
2014 KBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2014 | 137 Comments
Whew, the whirlwind of year-end awards finally comes to a close. Let’s wrap up with the last of the big station awards over at KBS, where premium sageuk Jung Do-jeon cranked out the big winners of the evening: veteran Yoo Dong-geun took home the Daesang (Grand Prize) for his performance... More »


Drama Casting & News
2014 SBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2014 | 149 Comments
And now for SBS’s awards! I thought yesterday’s ceremony over at MBC was a bit lackluster, but maybe that was more about not really loving MBC’s dramas of the past year and not having seen very many of their winners. It’s a different story over at SBS, which had a... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim Kang-woo and Park Hee-soon up for OCN’s next crime thriller
by | December 31, 2014 | 20 Comments
The good news is that Kim Kang-woo (Golden Cross) is already scoping out his next drama project, and it’s likely going to be cable network OCN’s newest thriller opposite Park Hee-soon (All About My Romance). Naturally it’s another gritty crime procedural — it is OCN after all — called Special... More »


Drama Recaps
Punch: Episode 5
by | December 31, 2014 | 35 Comments
Leave it to a show as tense and unrelenting as Punch to make even the act of eating jjajangmyun an edge-of-your-seat affair—though I guess when you have such fully realized characters with such conflicting desires, even sustenance can become stand-in for something more: a challenge, a memory, a friendship, a... More »


Drama Recaps
Healer: Episode 8
by | December 30, 2014 | 1,059 Comments
It’s a good thing I write these recaps as I watch the episode and not after already watching it through, because otherwise today’s recap would just be pictures and unintelligible vowel sounds. Like urrrrrrr and eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee and ahhhhhhhhhhhhh. I’m sure that would’ve been entertaining for all of two seconds before... More »