Drama Casting & News
Interview with Pasta’s scriptwriter
by | March 8, 2010 | 26 Comments
Here’s an interview with Seo Sook-hyang, who is the scriptwriter behind MBC’s drama Pasta. (The interview came out before last week’s two episodes aired.) With Pasta, Seo is now in her third miniseries, having previously written 2006’s Mr. Goodbye and 2008’s Lawyers of Korea, and has earned the designation of... More »

Drama Recaps
Personal Taste (the novel): Part 1
by | March 7, 2010 | 87 Comments
I got my hands on the Personal Taste novel a little while ago, and started reading to whet my appetite for the upcoming drama (March 31!). I knew I’d be interested in this story based on the general premise — a man pretends to be gay in order to room... More »

Drama Casting & News
Man-deok and Man Called God make respectable premieres
by | March 7, 2010 | 20 Comments
Two new dramas premiered this weekend, in two vastly disparate genres: KBS had its historical production Merchant Kim Man-deok, while MBC had action-hero drama A Man Called God. Both pulled in decent first-episode numbers, the former with an 11.9%, the latter with a 15.8%. The numbers only shifted slightly for... More »

Drama Recaps
Hero: Episode 7
by | March 7, 2010 | 13 Comments
Hey guys! Sorry about the delay on this recap! Recently, my body has been rebelling against me, so I haven’t really been doing much but working and sitting around the house! I’m starting to feel better now, so let me get right back into things…. …With a fan girl moment!... More »

Celebrity News
Ha Jung-woo reveals his artwork
by | March 7, 2010 | 21 Comments
Actor Ha Jung-woo is exploring his creative side with an individual exhibit of his artwork (his first ever), which will be on display for the next month at a gallery in Yangpyeong, Kyeonggi-do. A recent spread in the March issue of Vogue magazine also featured a few of his paintings,... More »

Drama Casting & News
A day on the set with Choi Jung-won
by | March 6, 2010 | 54 Comments
            Caption 1: Script rehearsal with Kim Ji-hoon, who plays the lead role of Won Kang-ha. Why are we lying on the bed next to each other? Well, should I call it sleep instinct? There’s no time to sleep except for the brief times when... More »

Drama Casting & News
Learn study techniques with God of Study guides
by | March 6, 2010 | 13 Comments
KBS’s television series God of Study may have left airwaves, but producers aren’t letting its popularity die away: production company Drama House has announced that they’ll be publishing both a tips/techniques guide containing the study methods promoted in the drama as well as a workbook. As the show is based... More »

Drama Casting & News
A Man Called God’s underwater kiss
by | March 5, 2010 | 39 Comments
Han Chae-young mentioned an underwater kiss scene in the recent press conference for A Man Called God, and now the drama (drumming up for its premiere tomorrow with a constant stream of promotional releases and stills) has released photographs. You can barely tell in the shot above, but that’s Han... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Park Jin-hee keeps busy with drama and two films
by | March 5, 2010 | 11 Comments
I don’t even know how this is possible, but Park Jin-hee, star of MBC drama The Woman Who Still Wants To Marry, is apparently filming her drama role at the same time that she’s working on a film, war story Into the Gunfire. The two projects are completely different: one... More »

Drama Casting & News
Prosecutor Princess holds script reading, begins filming
by | March 5, 2010 | 31 Comments
Park Shi-hoo and Kim So-yeon All the attention has been given to MBC’s Personal Taste and KBS’s Cinderella’s Sister, which will be Wednesday-Thursday rivals; now here’s a look at the third drama premiering on the same day, SBS’s upcoming Prosecutor Princess. This is the vehicle for Kim So-yeon following her... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #125
by | March 5, 2010 | 215 Comments
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