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Beans of Wisdom: 30 going on 30
by | March 19, 2017 | 72 Comments
This week in Beans of Wisdom… jm shares in “Strong Woman Do Bong-soon: Episode 5” comment #6.2.1: What I enjoy about this show and the discussion page is I get to consider what it might be like for women of petite statue to navigate the world. I have the exact... More »


Drama Casting & News
Drama viewership ratings for the week of Mar. 13-19, 2017
by | March 19, 2017 | 114 Comments
This may sound like old news at this point, but Defendant once again climbed higher than it ever has before at 25.6%. It still has one week left to blow us away, and maybe to blow its own record away with another leap in numbers. But we won’t know till... More »


Drama Recaps
Tomorrow With You: Episode 13
by | March 18, 2017 | 63 Comments
These two are too cute for words. We’re mere weeks away from one life changing event our time traveling hero is dreading, but the good news is that So-joon makes the important decision in his life to date. Living life in the moment won’t always be easy for someone who... More »


Drama Recaps
Strong Woman Do Bong-soon: Episode 7
by | March 18, 2017 | 271 Comments
It’s a difficult hour for our favorite pair: Min-hyuk finally learns who’s behind his suffering, and it falls on Bong-soon to help him through the pain. She has her own share of heartache though, and it has nothing to do with either of her men: Today is a story about... More »


Drama Recaps
Chief Kim: Episode 16
by | March 18, 2017 | 53 Comments
This show has always been great at giving us satisfying triumphs, but this episode feels like a real treat as Sung-ryong depends more and more on his trusty team of friends. TQ continues to throw all sorts of diverse obstacles at Sung-ryong, from the physical to the legal to the... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching
by | March 18, 2017 | 119 Comments
It’s been a sluggish season for me, so now that we’re heading into spring I’m hoping a few of our new and upcoming arrivals will liven up the joint. It’s all about waiting for that one to spark with you, whether it’s because of an actor or a fresh plot... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: March 18, 2017
by | March 18, 2017 | 19 Comments
Kang Haneul, Yang Dong-geun Fun cameos are in store for Bride of the Water God: Making pop-up appearances are Kang Haneul (through his Misaeng-connection with writer Jung Yoon-jung) and Yang Dong-geun (through his Three Musketeers-connection with PD Kim Byung-soo). The fully pre-produced show will begin filming on March 22 and... More »


Drama Casting & News
Chicago Typewriter’s star writer, ghostwriter, and anti-fan go for a spin
by | March 18, 2017 | 78 Comments
At last, here’s our first look at tvN’s Chicago Typewriter, the fantasy human rom-com from writer Jin Soo-wan of Kill Me, Heal Me, starring Yoo Ah-in (Six Flying Dragons) as a famous author struggling with writer’s block. The series finally has an airdate secured in early April, and has released... More »


Drama Recaps
Chief Kim: Episode 15
by | March 17, 2017 | 57 Comments
After experiencing a horrific event, Sung-ryong does what he does best: seek revenge! He finds himself facing a new opponent, and the battle before him may be his most difficult challenge yet. However, with the help of his trusty plaid armor and a reliable army of office workers, Sung-ryong is... More »


Drama Recaps
Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People: Episode 14
by | March 17, 2017 | 52 Comments
It’s a new chapter in Gil-dong’s life as he celebrates his victory over Choongwongoon with the rest of his crew, and it’s also the beginning of a new reign of terror as Yeonsangun realizes that he can possess much more power through fear than respect. The winds of change blow... More »