Drama Recaps
Jackpot: Episode 17
by | May 24, 2016 | 28 Comments
Our resident sensible prince is given one job to do this episode, and proves his capacity toward leadership by carrying out his father and mother’s wishes to the best of his capabilities. Dae-gil faces a very tough decision this episode, and we almost lose the two brothers’ beloved partnership to... More »

Drama Recaps
Mirror of the Witch: Episode 3
by | May 24, 2016 | 38 Comments
Our Joseon Rapunzel dreams of getting a glimpse of the outside world she’s read so much about in her books. But as we all know, reality can be so different than what we imagine, especially if that reality includes deadly curses and dark magic. It’s hard not to root for... More »

Drama Casting & News
SBS’s Saimdang, the Herstory to premiere in October
by | May 24, 2016 | 23 Comments
Upcoming SBS sageuk drama Saimdang, the Herstory finally has a broadcast date. Well, sort of. Lee Young-ae had us Dae Jang Geum fans excited for the past two years about the possibility of seeing her come back to acting after a thirteen-year hiatus, and will finally be returning this fall:... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee David joins rom-com-horror drama Bring It On, Ghost
by | May 24, 2016 | 24 Comments
We’ve got another casting for Bring It On, Ghost, with Lee David (Mirror of the Witch) joining the rom-com-horror drama that pairs a ghost and an exorcist who end up living together, fighting together, and falling in love. It’s a quirky premise without an obvious ending in sight (at least,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Haneul eyes drama comeback with On the Way to the Airport
by | May 24, 2016 | 37 Comments
Kim Haneul is looking to get back to dramaland, with reports that she’s eyeing her first TV series in four years (since 2012’s rom-com hit Gentleman’s Dignity) and also the first since her marriage last year. The project is KBS’s On the Way to the Airport, which we previously heard... More »

Celebrity News
Oh Snap! Honey Lee’s got it and flaunts it
by | May 24, 2016 | 114 Comments
The former Miss Korea’s still got it, and makes an appearance as one of the fittest women on earth in a preview for next month’s edition of Cosmopolitan magazine. If spring spreads are all about the flowers, summer spreads are all about sun and water, which these photos have plenty... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Cheese in the Trap reboot film secures Park Hae-jin to reprise lead role
by | May 23, 2016 | 151 Comments
Wow, so this is really happening, is it? They’re actually doing a Cheese in the Trap reboot movie, and Park Hae-jin is returning to play the leading man once again? I’m a little apprehensive, a little surprised, and also a little intrigued at how a movie can retell the story... More »

Drama Recaps
Vampire Detective: Episode 9
by | May 23, 2016 | 21 Comments
So many things are laid out on the table today, though some greater questions regarding the overarching mystery remain unanswered. Since the ongoing underground war has little to no impact on our private investigative crew’s daily lives, that frees up their time to take on new cases every week. Internet... More »

Drama Casting & News
Police Unit 38’s band of tax-collecting outlaws
by | May 23, 2016 | 72 Comments
You know, now that I see the whole cast assembled for OCN’s crime comedy Police Unit 38, I like the idea even more. It’s basically a heist movie that mated with a cop procedural drama: A ragtag band of thieves and con artists join forces with civil servants in order... More »

Drama Casting & News
Savvy, Ghostess PD comes back with time-traveler’s romance
by | May 23, 2016 | 27 Comments
Ooh, after the fast-flying antics of High School King of Savvy and the adorable screwball comedy of Oh My Ghostess, I am definitely paying attention to PD Yoo Je-won’s next drama, which has just been announced for a fall broadcast on (as the others were) cable channel tvN.... More »