Drama Casting & News
Su Ae considers return to dramaland in SBS’s Mask
by | February 24, 2015 | 85 Comments
Turning down that movie with Rain might not be such bad news after all, because now Su Ae (Yawang) is looking at the small screen for next project. She’s being courted to headline SBS’s late-spring Wednesday-Thursday series Mask, the newest drama from the writer of Secret. A hit melo writer... More »


Drama Recaps
Ho-gu’s Love: Episode 5
by | February 23, 2015 | 129 Comments
Every episode brings Ho-gu new lessons to learn, though I like to think that he’s teaching just as many to Do-hee, even if he doesn’t mean to be. Today we get a bit of satisfaction as he stands up for himself and what matters to him—even if, of course, it’s... More »


Drama Recaps
Persevere, Gu Hae-ra: Episode 7
by | February 23, 2015 | 24 Comments
It’s an episode full of love triangles, red herrings, revealed secrets, and interrupted bliss, with all the characters getting a chance to express themselves for good or for bad. Team Persevere faces a new challenge with a change to the group, which strains relationships. Se-jong, meanwhile, deals with the baggage... More »


Drama Recaps
Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 14
by | February 23, 2015 | 265 Comments
This was an episode of things I’ve been wanting to happen for a long, long time. It starts light (and bromantic!) for the Lunar New Year, but we pick up momentum as the show gets ready to enter its last quarter. The puzzle pieces fit together, one after the other,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Shin Se-kyung offered lead in Sensory Couple
by | February 23, 2015 | 145 Comments
Well, it’s not final yet, but Sensory Couple (the drama formerly known as The Girl Who Sees Smells) is courting yet another actress to lead, with Shin Se-kyung up as the latest contender. Her agency confirmed having received the offer, but stated that final decisions have yet to be made.... More »


Meta
Odds and Ends: Hero in a box
by | February 22, 2015 | 245 Comments
girlfriday: Remember that thing we said when we were drunk? javabeans: (1) You’re going to have to be more specific, and (2) odds are no. girlfriday: In the drunk podcast, where we were talking about City Hunter and Healer and wanting to lock those actors in a box, so that... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Name That Drama: Runaway grooms and pool mix-ups
by | February 22, 2015 | 69 Comments
  It’s Name That Drama time! Can you name these dramas from these brief scene descriptions? As always, feel free to email us your questions and requests for future Name That Drama installments.   Ha, sounds like this is a groom better left to run away. Can you help Midori... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Kolorful Palette: Red wedding [Shine or Go Crazy]
by | February 21, 2015 | 83 Comments
It’s amazing what a difference a title can make. If I hadn’t specifically been looking at historical dramas for the sake of drawing I don’t think I ever would have given this drama a second glance or even realized who was starring in it. Based on the title alone I... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: February 21, 2015
by | February 21, 2015 | 141 Comments
While Lee Byung-heon continues to land Hollywood projects, it’s a bummer he continues to get typecast in villainous roles. He’s in final negotiations to play a supporting role in Beyond Deceit, which will star Anthony Hopkins as an executive of a corrupt pharmaceutical firm and Dan Stevens as the young... More »


Drama Recaps
Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 13
by | February 21, 2015 | 276 Comments
It seems clear that Ri-jin and Do-hyun like each other, but the obstacles in their path are numerous and daunting. The full truth of the past continues to evade them, and the more they think about the future the darker it seems. But Do-hyun is set on his path, determined... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 234
by | February 20, 2015 | 26 Comments
It’s a new year, which means the return of the cooking battle as our teams are challenged to bring their tastiest dishes to the table. The competition is even more fierce this year, as some teams travel abroad to gain some inspiration on some delicious recipes that will hopefully blow... More »