Drama Casting & News
Ji Chang-wook: “The K2 will be my last action drama”
by | September 20, 2016 | 124 Comments
Say it ain’t so, Healer-ya! Thankfully, I think Ji Chang-wook (Healer) was kidding about this being his last action series, because the alternative would be too sad. At the press conference for his new action thriller The K2, he explained good-naturedly how difficult the action sequences have been. “It’s so... More »

Drama Recaps
Moonlight Drawn By Clouds: Episode 9
by | September 19, 2016 | 488 Comments
Just when you thought the prince couldn’t get any swoonier, there he goes, being more swoony. And who can resist all his heartfelt expressions of care and his unwillingness to let an impossible situation defeat him? Which is a character trait that’ll surely come in handy, what with all the... More »

Drama Recaps
Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo: Episode 8
by | September 19, 2016 | 768 Comments
Now it feels like we’ve finally dispensed with the setup to get to the actual meat of the character interactions, which is a definite plus in my book. Even if everything in this hour revolves around a newly introduced (and swiftly resolved) problem, it at least gives our heroine more... More »

Drama Casting & News
EXO’s D.O. to headline new web drama from director of Twenty
by | September 19, 2016 | 60 Comments
EXO idol member and actor D.O. (Unforgettable), aka Do Kyung-soo, has signed on to play the lead in a new web drama directed by film director Lee Byung-hun, who helmed the 2015 coming-of-age romp Twenty, starring Kim Woo-bin, Lee Junho, and Kang Haneul. The title of the new web drama... More »

Drama Casting & News
A strange wind is blowing in This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair
by | September 19, 2016 | 16 Comments
Something’s in the air for Lee Seon-kyun (The Advocate, Miss Korea), and it doesn’t look like that something is anything good: In these teasers for JTBC’s This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair, he catches wind of potential trouble in his marriage, and it has him on edge and... More »

Drama Casting & News
Bae Doo-na considers drama comeback in OCN thriller The Voice
by | September 19, 2016 | 30 Comments
If there’s one recent trend in dramaland that makes me happy, it’s the one bringing all of Chungmuro’s leading ladies back to the small screen. Bae Doo-na (Tunnel, Jupiter Ascending) is the next film actress considering a drama comeback — she’s been offered the leading role in the new OCN... More »

Celebrity News
Kim So-hyun dishes on Bring It On, Ghost
by | September 18, 2016 | 74 Comments
In the days following the finale of Bring It On, Ghost, Kim So-hyun (17) sat down with journalists to bid the show and her character a fond farewell. She complimented the cast and her director, and was effusive in her praise of the experience: “The environment on set was the... More »

Drama Recaps
Jealousy Incarnate: Episode 8
by | September 18, 2016 | 175 Comments
Change moves in today as our different factions wage their own battles to gain someone’s heart, be it by hook or by crook. Sung-sook and Ja-young seek Pal-gang’s, while Jung-won seeks Na-ri’s. But shippers, hold on to your hearts, because there’s a strong wind ahead as Hwa-shin begins to discover... More »

Drama Casting & News
Drama viewership ratings for the week of Sept. 12-18, 2016
by | September 18, 2016 | 422 Comments
It happened—Moonlight Drawn By Clouds made it to the 20% mark, and during one of the most delightful weeks it’s had so far. That makes it hard for fellow competitor Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo to carve out any sort of meaningful space on its own, which is a shame,... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Lee Seo-jin comes back to Three Meals a Day with two new helpers
by | September 17, 2016 | 80 Comments
Lee Seo-jin, Eric, Yoon Kyun-sang Kyaaaah! Season three of cooking variety program Three Meals a Day: Fishing Village is starting next month, and PD Na Young-seok has revealed the three main castaway-mates. Grumpy Uncle Seo-jinnie (aka Lee Seo-jin of Marriage Contract), who was a part of the original Three Meals... More »