Drama Casting & News
Entourage drops pants in first teaser
by | September 26, 2016 | 45 Comments
At last, here’s the first real teaser for tvN’s Entourage, the remake of the HBO series about a movie star and his entourage of buddies navigating their way through showbiz and enjoying all the perks along the way. One of the perks, apparently, is traveling to red carpet events sans... More »


Drama Recaps
The K2: Episode 2
by | September 25, 2016 | 286 Comments
Running a tight ship at home will prove difficult when unexpected attention forces our crafty politician’s wife’s hand; she’ll have to choose whether to keep the danger close or let it roam freely in the streets. And escaping handcuffs and evading the authorities is all in a day’s work for... More »


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On the Way to the Airport: Episode 2
by | September 25, 2016 | 69 Comments
Following the tragic events of the premiere, our characters have to figure out how to adjust back to normal life. For some, that could mean allowing themselves to forget, while for others, it could mean allowing themselves to face reality head-on. And for Do-woo and Su-ah, it could just mean... More »


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Jealousy Incarnate: Episode 10
by | September 25, 2016 | 148 Comments
Now that is what you call upping the game, and the name of the game is, of course, jealousy, and my oh my, what a lot of it there is to be had! But this hour really belongs to Na-ri, as she’s drawn gently out of her shell by her... More »


Drama Casting & News
Moonlight Drawn By Clouds from the original author’s point of view
by | September 25, 2016 | 90 Comments
Yoon Yi-soo is the writer of the web novel which became the original source material for currently airing hit youth sageuk Moonlight Drawn By Clouds. Last Thursday, she gave an interview with Joy News where she revealed her inner thoughts about her work, the drama adaptation, and its actors. Moonlight... More »


Drama Casting & News
Drama viewership ratings for the week of Sept. 19-25, 2016
by | September 25, 2016 | 256 Comments
Moonlight Drawn By Clouds rose to an impressive 21.3% this week, but didn’t go much higher—though at this point, I wouldn’t put anything past that show. The fact that it dropped just a teensy bit in its even episode doesn’t mean much—there was a lot of content to distract audiences... More »


Drama Recaps
The K2: Episode 1
by | September 24, 2016 | 316 Comments
Damn, tvN’s newest bodyguard-action drama The K2 promised us lots of action, and boy did it deliver. Bloody and brutal, the intensity hardly lets up in the opening hour from the first punch to the finishing blow. Just when we get a moment to catch a breath, the acting commands... More »


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Beans of Wisdom: What’s in a name?
by | September 24, 2016 | 100 Comments
This week in Beans of Wisdom… insa asks in “Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching” (#27): just a question, how did you guys move on from a show that disappointed you because you feel like you wasting your time watching it all? *the healthy way is preferable I should add the... More »


Drama Recaps
On the Way to the Airport: Episode 1
by | September 24, 2016 | 85 Comments
On the Way to the Airport has been promoting a “natural and warm” atmosphere throughout its teasers so far, so I was curious to see whether the pilot (har) would hold up to that claim—after all, there’s a dangerously fine line between “natural and warm” and “boring.” Thankfully, with Airport’s... More »


Drama Casting & News
Looking for answers from W writer Song Jae-jung
by | September 24, 2016 | 178 Comments
At a press conference nearly a week after the finale of W–Two Worlds aired on September 14, writer Song Jae-jung (who also wrote Nine and Queen In-hyun’s Man) attempted to answer some of the many questions raised by viewers. Song spoke freely about the story’s logical development, her thoughts on... More »