Drama Casting & News
Lee Jun-ki courted to become vampire scholar of the night
by | March 17, 2015 | 181 Comments
Lee Jun-ki, for vampire-fantasy-period drama Scholar Who Walks the Night? Well now you’ve put the idea in my head and it can’t be un-put! I want this bad and I want it now, and you can’t backtrack because I won’t let you! Stamps feet. (Also, Lee Jun-ki should always do... More »


Drama Recaps
Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 20 (Final)
by | March 16, 2015 | 248 Comments
This long denouement is an answer to the difficult and painful truths we’ve had to deal with so far. It’s an episode full of substance, and takes its time to craft a fitting send-off to the characters we’ve grown to love, as well as the ones we decidedly didn’t. Bittersweet... More »


Drama Casting & News
Oh Snap! In the classroom with Angry Mom
by | March 16, 2015 | 17 Comments
Even cuter than the actors behind housewife-goes-back-to-high-school drama Angry Mom is the cartoon avatar for the lead, played by Kim Hee-sun, wielding a knife in one hand and a frying pan in the other. Don’t mess with angry ajumma! Kim Yoo-jung is mostly smiles behind the scenes of the poster... More »


Drama Casting & News
Couples cozy up for Mnet’s new drama The Lover
by | March 16, 2015 | 36 Comments
I’m curious to see how Mnet will handle a drama about cohabitating couples — it is cable, and yet their new drama The Lover seems like a big step out of their comfort zone (Mnet’s first two original series were the youthful music-themed Monstar and Persevere, Gu Hae-ra). But I’m... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Yubi offered leading role in School 2015
by | March 16, 2015 | 57 Comments
Ooh, Lee Yubi for School 2015? I do love how this franchise casts. The newest installment of the School franchise has been bumped up on KBS’s roster for a late-April premiere, and casting is at last underway. First up to star is Lee Yubi, a rising young actress who’s been... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Kolorful Palette: Making hearts [Kill Me, Heal Me]
by | March 15, 2015 | 20 Comments
Well, I actually managed to complete another drama this year so I must have liked it! I can think of plenty to criticize about Kill Me, Heal Me, but ultimately it was a unique experience chock full of enjoyable moments, and I didn’t want those moments to end. Instead of... More »


Meta
Odds and Ends: Internet detox
by | March 15, 2015 | 54 Comments
girlfriday: So, are you alive? javabeans: Huh? Who are you? What am I? Where are we? How did I get here? girlfriday: I’ll take that as a no. Uprooting your whole life can do that to you. How was the big move? javabeans: You know, you’d think that the worst... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Yoon-ji joins tvN’s Ex-Girlfriend Club
by | March 15, 2015 | 26 Comments
Someone’s leaving a giant trail of broken hearts in his wake. Cable network tvN’s new Friday-Saturday drama Ex-Girlfriend Club stars Byun Yo-han (Misaeng) as a webtoon creator who uses his own love life as his artistic subject matter, and then has to face all of his ex-girlfriends’ wrath when they... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 237
by | March 14, 2015 | 56 Comments
It’s the start of a new academic year in Korea, which is also the perfect time to make new friends and potential new lovelines. A group of ladies come to play with the cast on both and ready to take on any obstacle, from hurdles to flying chairs, and trivia... More »


Drama Recaps
Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 19
by | March 14, 2015 | 195 Comments
Healing can be a difficult process, but it’s always better when you don’t have to go through it alone. Do-hyun and Ri-jin are reunited at last, and woe to any who would try to part them again. They are determined to piece together the truth of their past, no matter... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: March 14, 2015
by | March 14, 2015 | 37 Comments
Kim Jung-hoon (Her Legend) has just been cast as the lead in a joint Korean-Japanese film called Tears! Light Up The Moon. He’ll star as a promising young music producer, and it will be a modern adaptation of the story of the Golden Demon, which itself was a Korean adaptation... More »