Drama Casting & News
Drama viewership ratings for the week of Jan. 16-22, 2016
by | January 22, 2017 | 101 Comments
We got some new premieres this week, but it’s only the beginning of the glut of dramas that’ll soon be upon us. Among them was the quirky Introverted Boss over on tvN, which pulled in relatively low numbers for the network—but it also airs an hour later than its competition,... More »


Drama Recaps
The Lonely Shining Goblin: Episode 16 (Final)
by | January 21, 2017 | 738 Comments
Is it ever really goodbye if your hero is an immortal goblin? I guess that’s what we’re all here to find out. Hold onto your vulgar hats everyone, because there may be some unexpected bumps on the road to happily ever after. Goblin went out with a bang for tvN,... More »


Drama Recaps
The Lonely Shining Goblin: Episode 15
by | January 21, 2017 | 171 Comments
Just when I thought there couldn’t be any more we could learn, today’s penultimate episode of Goblin teaches us that there’s always more than what meets the eye. Some truths may never change, but there are so many other things in this world that could potentially tip the scales one... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching
by | January 21, 2017 | 104 Comments
It’s just the beginning of all the new drama premieres in the new year, and already I’m wondering how I’ll keep up with watching all of them. I think I may need a chart. Tell us what new shows you’ve picked up and what’s worth a watch right this second,... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: January 21, 2017
by | January 21, 2017 | 49 Comments
Kim Tae-hee, Rain Them babies are gonna be beautiful: Congratulations to Rain and Kim Tae-hee, who first divulged to fans on January 17 that they were engaged, then made it official two days later by tying the knot in a small ceremony that included family and close friends (Kim’s BFF... More »


Drama Recaps
The Lonely Shining Goblin: Episode 14
by | January 20, 2017 | 219 Comments
It’s been a long week and an even longer wait for our characters, but my biggest fears have been assuaged and I feel good about where we’re headed for the final two episodes. Narratively speaking, the show benefitted from having this episode delayed a week, to give loss and heartache... More »


Drama Casting & News
Strong Woman Do Bong-soon becomes our very own neighborhood superhero
by | January 20, 2017 | 56 Comments
Already I have a good feeling about the upcoming JTBC rom-com Strong Woman Do Bong-soon — hopefully, it’ll satisfy my sweet tooth cravings! The latest teasers show off Do Bong-soon’s incredibly awesome strength, as she uses her powers for good. I can’t wait to see Park Hyung-shik (Hwarang) and Park... More »


Drama Recaps
Missing 9: Episode 2
by | January 20, 2017 | 44 Comments
This episode is even better than the first, as we start to discover the secrets of what exactly what happened on that island. Every answer still raises more questions, and though Bong-hee tries her best to regain her memory, it’s not fast enough to satisfy those in power. But does... More »


Drama Recaps
Introverted Boss: Episode 2
by | January 20, 2017 | 81 Comments
A young man struggling with a disorder and stuck in unhealthy secrecy because of his family, his position, and the ambition of his friend isn’t necessarily the character I was expecting from Introverted Boss. Yet we were not just given a fully fleshed out hero, we were plunked down in... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #483
by | January 20, 2017 | 327 Comments
Happy Friday everyone! Here is your Open Thread, which is here for you to chat about anything you want, whether it be drama-related or not. Nothing’s off-topic here! Spoilers may be rife, so proceed accordingly.... More »