Drama Casting & News
My Princess’s snowy winter date
by | December 15, 2010 | 50 Comments
More pretty stills for Song Seung-heon and Kim Tae-hee, who headline the MBC romantic comedy My Princess. So far the stills have been beautiful, with soft lighting and flattering colors — if nothing else, I’m expecting this drama to be a feast for the eyes. In the lead-up to this... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Lee Yong-woo romances Yoon Eun-hye in Minidress
by | December 15, 2010 | 25 Comments
His drama Birdie Buddy may have hit the skids, but Lee Yong-woo well be getting right back to work on a new movie — his first — My Black Minidress, playing boyfriend to the film’s star Yoon Eun-hye (My Fair Lady). The movie recently announced its lead quartet of actresses,... More »

Drama Recaps
Mary Stayed Out All Night: Episode 11
by | December 14, 2010 | 201 Comments
Listen, it doesn’t make any more SENSE, but the pace is up and the cute is up, so we’re in happy territory. I wish the live-in hijinks had begun eons ago, not only because it made more sense back when the contracts were in effect, but because they add a... More »

Drama Casting & News
Han Ji-hye cast in The Duo
by | December 14, 2010 | 31 Comments
MBC’s highly anticipated drama The Duo — which has now confirmed Chun Jung-myung for the lead — has cast its leading lady in Han Ji-hye. The drama tells the story of two boys born on the same day — one noble, one slave — whose fates are switched. On paper,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Daddy’s Girl cast donates half-ton of rice to charity
by | December 14, 2010 | 14 Comments
At the time of its pre-premiere press conference last month, cast members of SBS’s Monday-Tuesday drama It’s Okay, Daddy’s Girl — namely, series lead Moon Chae-won, Super Junior’s Donghae, and CN Blue’s Minhyuk (all pictured above) — had been the recipients of rice donations intended for charity from their fans.... More »

Celebrity News
Gong Yoo gives out hugs
by | December 14, 2010 | 104 Comments
…And girlfriday gets on plane. Gong Yoo (Finding Kim Jong-wook, Coffee Prince) has decided to start the holiday season off the right way, by giving out hugs to fans. Really, there’s pretty much nothing better you could get me for Christmas. Hugs? From cutie? I’m there! The event, called Hug... More »

Drama Recaps
Mary Stayed Out All Night: Episode 10
by | December 13, 2010 | 107 Comments
Episode 10 is vintage Mary: Some incredibly adorable scenes between Mary and Mu-gyul, who do puppy love like nobody’s business, and some repetitive plot conflicts that go around in circles. But no matter, since this may be our last time seeing this kind of storytelling style, since the writer change... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Nam-joo and Park Shi-hoo’s romantic winter date
by | December 13, 2010 | 63 Comments
Speaking of Queen of Reversals…. New photos are out featuring the two leads (that would be Kim Nam-joo and Park Shi-hoo) in full romance mode. Some of these scenes, such as the ones outdoors in the snow, will be seen in an upcoming episode (Tuesday’s). I can’t WAIT to finally... More »

Drama Casting & News
Athena bursts onto scene with 22.8% premiere
by | December 13, 2010 | 71 Comments
SBS’s new spy drama Athena: Goddess of War is off to a fantastic start, bringing in an impressive 22.8% rating from the first episode. That’s comparable to IRIS‘s first numbers (24.5%), and sets itself up for a nice run. (To be sure, initial first numbers are not a guarantee of... More »

Drama Casting & News
Queen of Reversals’ future still in limbo
by | December 13, 2010 | 21 Comments
Queen of Reversals is STILL not sure if it’s going to extend the drama, and MBC has announced that it will base its decision on the ratings performance of this week’s episodes. The series was originally scheduled for 20 episodes, then announced that it would add 2 episodes, then followed... More »

Drama Recaps
Secret Garden: Episode 10
by | December 13, 2010 | 312 Comments
Apparently everyone woke up on the right side of the bed this episode, because every eligible bachelor in town starts lining up at Ra-im’s door, and fighting each other like the ten-year olds that they are. Oska wins for Best Smile, Jong-soo wins for Most Embarrassed, and Joo-won wins for... More »