Drama Recaps
Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho: Episode 17
by | May 26, 2016 | 6 Comments
As more and more people fall into Chief Prosecutor Shin’s spider web of schemes and plots, they find that their deeds in the past have a price in the present. The enemy of my enemy may not necessarily be a friend, but with a Big Bad this smart, Deul-ho and... More »

Drama Casting & News
KBS in talks to remake Japanese drama Ice World
by | May 26, 2016 | 51 Comments
KBS is in talks with entertainment group MarsENT to produce a Korean drama remake of Japanese mystery romance drama Ice World, which aired on Fuji TV in 1999 and garnered a screenwriting award, as well as a best actress award for its star, Matsushima Nanako. The original Ice World was... More »

Drama Recaps
Dear My Friends: Episode 4
by | May 26, 2016 | 25 Comments
Hee-ja and Jung-ah take center stage as they deal with the aftermath of their accident. They struggle with their consciences as they try to figure out what to do next, inadvertently dragging Wan into it with them. Despite the bulk of the episode surrounding these two aunties, the other characters... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jang Hyuk tries to read emotions in Beautiful Mind’s first teaser
by | May 26, 2016 | 26 Comments
Honestly, it’s amazing that Beautiful Mind was even able to make a teaser at all, what with the crazy scheduling conflicts that have been plaguing it. After finally securing a leading man in Jang Hyuk (Master of Trade—Inn 2015), KBS’s new medical drama ran into new trouble when lead actress... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Yeon-hee offered new drama from Chuno, Pirates writer
by | May 26, 2016 | 39 Comments
Good news, bad news! The good news: There’s a new drama in the works, which is always cause for interest since I’m always eager for more material to look forward to in the near future. The bad news: Well… let’s keep reading. The project is called The Package and it’s... More »

Drama Recaps
Lucky Romance: Episode 1
by | May 25, 2016 | 129 Comments
Yay, it’s cute and funny! Huzzah. I was scared that MBC’s new romantic comedy Lucky Romance might not live up to expectations, but the series is off to a strong start, with endearing characters, a snappy pace, and a good balance of humor and heart from both our leads. It’s... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Go-eun offered lead opposite Gong Yoo in fantasy romance Goblin
by | May 25, 2016 | 134 Comments
Ah! I’d be more than happy to see Kim Go-eun (Cheese in the Trap) paired alongside Gong Yoo (Train to Busan) for his upcoming fantasy-romance drama Goblin for tvN, to be written by Descended From the Sun star writer Kim Eun-sook, so it’s good news to hear that she’s been... More »

Drama Recaps
Jackpot: Episode 18
by | May 25, 2016 | 75 Comments
No matter how swift, brutal, and supposedly final the king’s vengeance may be, there’ll always be ways to handily avoid death. Unless you’re not one of the main characters/human pin cushions, in which case, one stab or wrong look will kill you. Life may be a lottery, but when it’s... More »

Drama Casting & News
Shim Eun-kyung signs on to web movie Bugs Attack
by | May 25, 2016 | 15 Comments
Filming has just finished for the first movie in a new 10-part omnibus web series Bugs Attack. It’s apparently actually about huge creepy crawly critters waging war on humankind. I’m imagining a weird cross of District 9 meets Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, which sounds intriguing to the sci-fi nerd... More »

Drama Recaps
Oh Hae-young Again: Episode 8
by | May 25, 2016 | 370 Comments
Love, guilt, confusion, abandonment, all topped of with a huge helping of possibly supernatural visions — it’s enough to drive anyone over the edge. Do-kyung seems to be in imminent danger of losing his mind with everything he’s having to deal with. In fact, I’m starting to become concerned for... More »