Drama Casting & News
Seo In-gook transforms into Shopping King Louie
by | August 19, 2016 | 83 Comments
These newly released photos from the production of MBC’s upcoming rom-com series Shopping King Louie aren’t as exciting as I’d like my first-stills-from-a-drama to be, but it’s Seo In-gook and he’s looking sharp, so net gain. Seo In-gook didn’t bother taking a break after finishing up his cable drama Police... More »

Drama Casting & News
The forecast looks sunny for Jealousy Incarnate
by | August 19, 2016 | 43 Comments
It looks like we’re in for a cute, sunny romance in SBS’s new Wednesday-Thursday rom-com Jealousy Incarnate, unless you’re Jo Jung-seok (Oh My Ghostess), that is, in which case you’re in for a little karmic retribution in the form of petty jealousy. Gong Hyo-jin (The Producers) stars as a weather... More »

Drama Recaps
Uncontrollably Fond: Episode 14
by | August 18, 2016 | 128 Comments
It’s a question that people have been asking themselves for countless ages: Is it acceptable to do a bad thing in order to bring about a positive result? At what point does a decision become wrong, if it hurts one but helps another? The consequences can be high, and the... More »

Drama Recaps
W–Two Worlds: Episode 9
by | August 18, 2016 | 706 Comments
Maybe up is down, and down is up. And I could’ve sworn that yesterday happened already, but now I’m not so sure. I didn’t used to think those rules of the universe were arbitrary, but who’s to say anymore? I guess if this were any other drama, I might say... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kang Haneul considering onscreen bromance with Park Seo-joon
by | August 18, 2016 | 21 Comments
Kang Haneul (Misaeng) is in crazy high demand. He recently wrapped up filming on his upcoming SBS sageuk Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart: Goryeo, which will be premiering at the end of this month. Currently, he’s filming for a movie called Retrial, about a wrongfully convicted young man who’s spent ten... More »

Drama Recaps
The Good Wife: Episode 12
by | August 18, 2016 | 42 Comments
I don’t know how many times I can keep saying that this show just gets better and better (or how that’s even possible, considering how excellent it’s been since the first episode), but it does, and so here I am, saying it again. After all, sometimes bold statements like that... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Noir movie VIP enlists Jang Dong-gun, Park Hee-soon, and Lee Jong-seok
by | August 18, 2016 | 92 Comments
A-list heavyweights Jang Dong-gun (A Gentleman’s Dignity) and Park Hee-soon (Missing Noir M), and Hallyu star Lee Jong-seok (W–Two Worlds) are in talks to share the screen in director Park Hoon-jung’s much buzzed-about film VIP alongside the “God of Acting,” aka Kim Myung-min (Six Flying Dragons), who was previously considering... More »

Drama Recaps
Cinderella and the Four Knights: Episode 2
by | August 18, 2016 | 113 Comments
Now that we’ve met the main characters and covered all the typical drama trope bases, it’s time to dig deeper. Our Candy Cinderella and her pretty princes are determined to follow their own paths, but money and power have a magic all of their own, and we’ve got a long... More »

Drama Casting & News
Hearts and smiles at Moonlight Drawn By Clouds’ press conference
by | August 18, 2016 | 122 Comments
How adorable is this cast? It’s not unusual for actors to be full of smiles on the day of their drama’s production press conference, but the cast of fusion fantasy romance Moonlight Drawn By Clouds seems especially bright-eyed and sparkly, and it puts a big goofy smile on my face.... More »

Drama Recaps
W–Two Worlds: Episode 8
by | August 17, 2016 | 565 Comments
I… was going to write words, and they were going to make sense, and they were going to be about W. Perhaps they would’ve been words about the love story, or about the fantasy-within-a-fantasy wish-fulfillment of this heightened world, or about my feelings, because I have a lot of them... More »