Drama Recaps
God’s Gift – 14 Days: Episode 6
by | March 19, 2014 | 135 Comments
Doubts are confirmed, and we get a whole lot of answers this time around. And just when you think it can’t get any worse, you’re proven wrong. It’s creepier, scarier, and more confusing than ever, but all of it makes the show so right and so worth watching. Unless you’re... More »

Drama Casting & News
Oh Snap! Killer on the loose
by | March 19, 2014 | 29 Comments
One more poster’s just been released for Gap-dong, the upcoming tvN thriller about a serial-killer cold case that turns not-so-cold that I wish would just start airing already. At this point I’m just about tapped out of words to write about the show since I’ve already said everything previously. Luckily,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Jun-ki positively considering Joseon Gunman
by | March 19, 2014 | 111 Comments
Ooh, this is good news. It’s not finalized, so let’s all start wishing on stars and things. It looks like I jumped the gun (…badum-ching) when I heard Han Joo-wan was cast as a lead in Joseon Gunman and thought that meant he was THE lead. Apologies for the error;... More »

Drama Recaps
Full Sun: Episode 10
by | March 19, 2014 | 27 Comments
Secrets can never remain hidden forever–a harsh yet inevitable reality our hero must face when his own is made known to the one person he hoped to protect it from. But then again, you can’t really keep your day job as a con man hidden from the woman you love,... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Grandpas Over Flowers in Spain: Episode 2
by | March 18, 2014 | 31 Comments
EPISODE 2. Broadcast on March 14, 2014. javabeans: Okay, so despite Na PD hardening up his hardass side for this “upgraded” (in difficulty) trip, their first lodgings are at a Korean-run boardinghouse, to ease them into the swing of Barcelona life. So on top of a Korean-speaking local to serve... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Yoon Seung-ah to play Kim Sung-kyun’s wife in Murder for Hire
by | March 18, 2014 | 21 Comments
It’s a match made in tvN series heaven: Yoon Seung-ah (I Need Romance 3) is in talks to take the part of Kim Sung-kyun’s wife in the upcoming movie Murder for Hire. Kim Sung-kyun is skillfully parlaying his popularity as Samcheonpo in Answer Me 1994; this is the second leading... More »

Drama Casting & News
First teasers for Uhm Jung-hwa’s new rom-com
by | March 18, 2014 | 49 Comments
It’s raining noona romances in dramaland this year, and for some reason Mondays and Tuesdays on cable seems to be the fixed battleground. Here’s the next one for cable network tvN, a romantic comedy called Witch’s Romance starring Uhm Jung-hwa (Laws of Attraction) and Park Seo-joon (Warm Words). The production... More »

Drama Casting & News
Choi Jin-hyuk to play young Lee Soon-jae
by | March 18, 2014 | 27 Comments
So Choi Jin-hyuk (Emergency Couple) will be making a cameo on the upcoming tvN drama Flower Grandpa Investigation Unit, which is that drama where everybody’s favorite grumpy gramps Lee Soon-jae (Grandpas Over Flowers, Potato Star 2013QR3) plays a former petty cop who starts poking his nose into investigations with a... More »

Drama Recaps
Full Sun: Episode 9
by | March 18, 2014 | 23 Comments
It’s about time our heroine grew a spine against Daddy Han and those who threaten to endanger those she holds most dear. But while her sharp tongue delivers some icy words, her heart still remains susceptible to persuasion. Emotions are laid bare in this hour for scammers and non-scammers alike—good... More »

Drama Recaps
God’s Gift – 14 Days: Episode 5
by | March 17, 2014 | 138 Comments
No, I did not kidnap dramallama or solabelly and lock them in a shed so that I could recap this episode. They’ll be back to continue recapping, provided I get my ransom at the trashcan drop by the Han River. Please be patient; it takes time to prepare that many... More »

Drama Reactions & Reviews
Let’s Eat: Series Review
by | March 17, 2014 | 179 Comments
Cable network tvN’s fluffy foodie rom-com Let’s Eat* just wrapped this past week, so it seemed like a good time to weigh in on the series as a whole and hear everyone’s thoughts on the show. The 16-episode Thursday drama was one of the network’s recent experiments with one-episode-a-week scheduling,... More »