Drama Recaps
Healer: Episode 3
by | December 15, 2014 | 120 Comments
Today gives us a pleasantly funny, lighthearted episode with just a tinge of a melancholy undercurrent—an undercurrent I’m sure we’ll be seeing more of as we delve deeper into the mystery that binds together our cast, and the key dates in the past that mark their connection. I’m really enjoying... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Stocking stuffers for the drama addict [Year in Review, Part 2]
by | December 15, 2014 | 115 Comments
If you’re anything like me, then you’re probably wondering to yourself, How is it December already? It really does feel like this year flew past in the blink of an eye, and I’m already up to my eyes in holiday cards that have yet to be sent out. So if... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Lee Seon-kyun takes on killer virus for new movie
by | December 15, 2014 | 12 Comments
Lee Seon-kyun makes movies faster than I can watch them, I swear. He’s lined up yet another project, titled Love Is a Virus (don’t I know it), which he’ll take on as soon as he’s finished work on his next movie, Angry Lawyer. This movie sounds either like a wacky... More »


Drama Casting & News
UEE, Choi Woo-shik headline tvN romance drama Ho-gu’s Love
by | December 15, 2014 | 59 Comments
A new tvN drama has just announced its lineup and secured a slot on the scehdule: Based on a webtoon of the same name, the drama is titled Ho-gu’s Love (it can also be translated Fool’s Love, but dramaland loves its punny titles). Ho-gu’s Love will be headlined by UEE... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Cha Seung-won, Jang Geun-seok, Yoo Hae-jin for Three Meals spinoff
by | December 15, 2014 | 73 Comments
Na PD strikes again — tvN variety show Three Meals a Day is getting a spinoff series, and an unexpected trio has been gathered to headline. Actors Cha Seung-won (You’re All Surrounded), Jang Geun-seok (Pretty Man), and Yoo Hae-jin (Tazza 2) have signed on to become the newest troop of... More »


Drama Recaps
Modern Farmer: Episode 17
by | December 14, 2014 | 41 Comments
The cabbage is ready and it’s finally harvest time! But all is not well, and Min-ki’s grand plan to solve all of his money problems may be in serious jeopardy. But that’s not even the worst of what’s about to befall the boys and their friends — they’re all in... More »


Drama Recaps
Bad Guys: Episode 11 (Final)
by | December 14, 2014 | 52 Comments
It’s the final chapter for Team Crazy Dogs and a lengthy one at that—there’s so much information crammed into this 86-minute finale, it makes you wonder how much more story the show wanted to tell. Evidently then answer is, a lot, and it can certainly tell a lot more, if... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Kolorful Palette: Waiting for the train [Healer]
by | December 14, 2014 | 18 Comments
Healer is off to a decent—but not fantastic—start and that’s actually something I feel surprisingly happy about. This year’s slew of dramas have been full of great beginnings and at this point I’ve started to dread having my hopes dashed (I don’t think I’ve ever left so many dramas unfinished).... More »


Drama Casting & News
Fire destroys Maids set, kills one staffer
by | December 14, 2014 | 55 Comments
This is horrible news: Only one episode into its run, JTBC’s new fusion sageuk drama Maids suffered a terrible accident yesterday when a fire broke out on the set and killed one staff member. The source of the fire is undetermined at the moment, but what is known is that... More »


Drama Recaps
Healer: Episode 2
by | December 13, 2014 | 55 Comments
In a compelling opening week, we get the first clues that the three central characters are all caught in the middle of a much bigger web. The hints of grand power-plays don’t matter today, though, as Young-shin and Moon-ho find. What matters is connecting with loved ones, and saving whomever... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: December 13, 2014
by | December 13, 2014 | 39 Comments
Yoon Hyun-min has been confirmed for Falling For Innocence, which stars his good buddy Jung Kyung-ho and Kim So-yeon (I Need Romance 3) as a heart transplant patient and the woman his heart is in love with. This will be the third collaboration between Yoon and Jung, who became good... More »