Drama Casting & News
Sohn Ye-jin considers dramaland comeback in King’s Face
by | August 1, 2014 | 25 Comments
I wondered if this project had fizzled, but it looks like it’s back on: There was talk last year of a drama adaptation of the hit blockbuster fusion sageuk The Face Reader, which was planning to head to the small screen in the latter half of this year. The drama... More »


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by | August 1, 2014 | 254 Comments
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Drama Recaps
It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 3
by | August 1, 2014 | 103 Comments
As it turns out, living under the same roof with three roommates is a hotbed of inspiration for our author, who learns that the best way to get to know these strangers is not only by spending time with them, but by asking the right questions rather than writing about... More »


Drama Casting & News
Go Kyung-pyo joins Nodame Cantabile remake as rocker violinist
by | August 1, 2014 | 50 Comments
Aside from that blip that we shall not speak of, I’m feeling pretty good about the casting for the Nodame Cantabile remake, which is tapping rising actor Go Kyung-pyo to play the Mine character. (They are reportedly in final negotiations.) Ha, this should be great. The drama had taken on... More »


Drama Recaps
Fated To Love You: Episode 10
by | July 31, 2014 | 265 Comments
Our newlywed hero spends a good chunk of time this hour wrestling with desire, which is hilarious and heartwarming and all kinds of fun. But even though we know the good times can’t last, Fated To Love You still proves to be the kind of show that’s sweet enough to... More »


Drama Recaps
Joseon Gunman: Episode 12
by | July 31, 2014 | 73 Comments
Ooh, a strong episode with a lot of payoffs, and several big revelations. Yay to truths being blown open wide, because this changes the trajectory of our relationships, and I’m curious to see where we head from here. I found myself cheering on pretty much our whole cast of characters,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Three Musketeers (and prince) in poster and stills
by | July 31, 2014 | 28 Comments
So, I can’t give you any new news about tvN’s upcoming blockbuster action drama Three Musketeers, just stills. But they’re pretty stills! So have at ‘em. (I will contend that the main poster, above, is perhaps the least attractive of the bunch, but everything else has that slick, flashy veneer... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jang Shin-young joins melodrama My Spring Days
by | July 31, 2014 | 15 Comments
Jang Shin-young (Empire of Gold, Thorn Flower, The Chaser) is joining the upcoming MBC drama, My Spring Days, and will play a love rival who gets in the way of the pairing of the two leads, SNSD’s Sooyoung (Dating Agency Cyrano) and Kam Woo-sung (King Geunchogo). Tags: Jang Shin-young, Kam... More »


Drama Casting & News
Infinite’s L courted to play Rain’s rival in She’s So Lovable
by | July 31, 2014 | 78 Comments
It looks like it’ll be an idol standoff for SBS’s new music-industry-set drama She’s So Lovable, which isn’t really a surprise given that the drama is about youths finding themselves through music. Rain has signed on to play the leading man and agency president who raises a pool of bright... More »


Drama Recaps
Triangle: Episode 26 (Final)
by | July 31, 2014 | 92 Comments
Here lies what was once a promising show, though it may be hard to remember the good times when Triangle spent the last few weeks with one foot already in the grave. As far as finales go, it’s by and large not the worst you’ll ever see, and I imagine... More »


Drama Recaps
Fated To Love You: Episode 9
by | July 30, 2014 | 214 Comments
Just when I thought that Fated To Love You could be too good to be true, that this show couldn’t be any more charming than it already is, Fated goes ahead to prove me wrong again. Never has watching two people dote upon each other day in and day out... More »