Drama Casting & News
Ji-soo falls for Strong Woman Park Bo-young for JTBC drama
by | October 25, 2016 | 67 Comments
Ji-soo is on a roll! He just wrapped up work on JTBC’s recent Friday-Saturday drama Fantastic (and can still be seen in Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo, although that finished filming first), and now he’s lined up another JTBC project in Strong Woman Do Bong-soon. Or, as I think of... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Min-ho is suited up and in disguise for Legend of the Blue Sea
by | October 24, 2016 | 75 Comments
More Lee Min-ho stills for Legend of the Blue Sea! You won’t hear me complaining, since I think this is the best he’s looked in… I can’t even remember. Years, definitely. (And it’s not just even about the welcome departure from the ugly sweater brigade, although that certainly helps.)... More »

Drama Recaps
Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo: Episode 17
by | October 24, 2016 | 579 Comments
It’s lonely up at the top, and no one’s coming to realize that more than So. Everyone’s becoming increasingly more isolated with all the major changes taking place within the palace, and friends seem to be in short supply. Loyal family members are in even shorter supply. But there’s always... More »

Drama Casting & News
Swoony stills of Seo Kang-joon and new teaser for Entourage
by | October 24, 2016 | 39 Comments
Seo Kang-joon (Cheese in the Trap) is looking all spiffy and handsome in character as Cha Young-bin, Korea’s hottest rising film star, in the newest stills from tvN’s highly anticipated remake of the hit HBO series Entourage. He’s the man of the hour, and joining his joyride through superstardom are... More »

Drama Recaps
1% of Anything: Episode 6
by | October 24, 2016 | 56 Comments
There likely won’t ever be an end to the bickering with someone like Jae-in as one-half of this contract couple, but now both Da-hyun and Jae-in are starting to show just how much they care about one another. While misunderstandings do spring up this episode, Jae-in and Da-hyun are finally... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kang Dong-won shows his inner child in Vanishing Time: A Boy Who Returned
by | October 24, 2016 | 40 Comments
Kang Dong-won (A Violent Prosecutor) playing a child trapped in a grown-up’s body? I’m in. The upcoming fantasy melo film Hidden Time (also known as Vanishing Time: A Boy Who Returned) starring Kang Dong-won and child actress Shin Eun-soo is to premiere in Korea this coming November. From the synopsis,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Youthful love and big dreams in Weightlifting Fairy’s first teaser
by | October 24, 2016 | 58 Comments
There’s a warm, sunny energy to the first teaser for MBC’s new youth sports drama Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-ju, which introduces the fluttering excitement between two young athletes training to achieve their dreams. Lee Sung-kyung (Doctors) takes on her first leading role as weightlifter Kim Bok-ju, a shy girl with... More »

Drama Casting & News
Trickster of the month Lee Min-ho
by | October 23, 2016 | 39 Comments
SBS’s upcoming fantasy-romance drama Legend of the Blue Sea is taking an interesting approach to a first promotional character cut, by putting its star, Lee Min-ho, on the cover of a fake magazine (“Trickster monthly”) which depicts him as his drama character, Mensa member and legit genius turned scam artist,... More »

Drama Recaps
The K2: Episode 10
by | October 23, 2016 | 239 Comments
Ensuring Anna’s safety will be even more important this hour when nearly everyone around her is preparing for battle. Everything may be fair in love and war, but it’ll take everything in Je-ha’s arsenal to keep her out of the crossfire. When this world is full of people who are... More »

Beans of Wisdom: Tables over history
by | October 23, 2016 | 85 Comments
This week in Beans of Wisdom… angieya writes about Shopping King Louis in “Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching” comment #11: It cracks me up that at the beginning of this drama most of us were expecting to see amnesiac Louis’ journey in becoming more self-sufficient with the help of the... More »