Celebrity News
Ryu Shi-won…to be married?
by | October 5, 2010 | 69 Comments
But…you’re the forever-young playboy bachelor. You’re the Clooney. You’re messing with the order of the universe! Well, this must be proof…you can’t stay a man-child forever. Actor, singer, Hallyu star Ryu Shi-won (Style, Wedding) announced that he’ll be getting married on October 26. Cue wave of tears in Japan. He... More »

Celebrity News
Kim Kang-woo’s photo spreads for Arena and Sure
by | October 5, 2010 | 19 Comments
Kim Kang-woo, of the recent noir thriller Invincible, is featured in two magazine spreads for October. And rawr, this newlywed actor is looking mighty fine in both of them. First off, he is pictured in a… woodshed?… for Arena magazine, poised to cut through the ropes binding his wrists. The... More »

Drama Casting & News
Media attention for Mary Stayed Out All Night’s fan-made posters
by | October 5, 2010 | 110 Comments
Every drama’s got its share of fan-made art, but the slew of posters for upcoming trendy drama Mary Stayed Out All Night have hit the big time. The Korean media is taking notice of fansites that have put together posters that not only look professional, but also parody other dramas... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Sohn Ye-jin and Lee Min-ki’s chilling romance
by | October 5, 2010 | 49 Comments
Sohn Ye-jin and Lee Min-ki will be pairing up in the movie Chilling Romance [오싹한 연애, a working title], in which she plays a woman who can see ghosts. She has cut herself off entirely from the rest of the world, but a romance develops with Lee’s character, who wants... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jang Hyuk up for new drama Poseidon
by | October 5, 2010 | 56 Comments
After dropping out of melo-fantasy drama Secret Garden (to be replaced by Hyun Bin, backstory here), Jang Hyuk is close to picking his next project: upcoming action-adventure drama Poseidon. Think god of the sea, not Hollywood action film about sinking ships. The drama, penned by screenwriter Jo Kyu-won (IRIS) and... More »

Drama Recaps
Joseon X-Files: Episode 5
by | October 4, 2010 | 50 Comments
Dare I say it? Okay, I’ll call it: Best drama of the year, folks. Given that statement, I feel doubly guilty for letting Joseon X-Files fall behind — apologies for the delay, but in case you hadn’t noticed, there are a lot of dramas airing at the moment! Trust the... More »

Celebrity News
Song Joong-ki for Bazaar
by | October 4, 2010 | 103 Comments
Hot damn. Someone’s lookin’ good. Song Joong-ki poses in a James-Dean-esque photoshoot for Bazaar’s October issue, looking every bit the manly ingenue that he is. As Gu Yong-ha in fusion-sageuk Sungkyunkwan Scandal, Song has shown a flamboyant pretty boy image, complete with affectations that definitely skew him left of center.... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
U.S. screenings for Won Bin’s The Man From Nowhere
by | October 4, 2010 | 92 Comments
The Man From Nowhere, the English title for Won Bin‘s latest movie, Ajusshi, will be screening nationwide in the U.S. in the month of October, and now’s your chance to see it. The gritty thriller premiered in Korea in August and was a hit at the box office. Won Bin... More »

Celebrity News
Choi Jung-won’s trip to Kyushu
by | October 4, 2010 | 34 Comments
Actress Choi Jung-won (Wish Upon a Star) recently traveled to Kyushu, Japan, and has released these photos from the trip. She went as part of a road documentary program she shot with cable channel ETN, which followed her around as she went sightseeing. One of the broadcast station staffers who... More »

Celebrity News
It’s enlistment day for Kim Ji-hoon
by | October 4, 2010 | 88 Comments
Kim Ji-hoon (29) is off for the next two years to serve his country, and said his goodbyes to the press and public on October 4 at the Nonsan training facility. He will train there for five weeks, then begin 22 months of active duty. Kim was recently the subject... More »

Drama Recaps
Runaway (Plan B): Episodes 1-2
by | October 3, 2010 | 140 Comments
Runaway: Plan B premiered this past week to huge intro ratings, setting KBS up for yet another hit this year. (You may know the title as Fugitive: Plan B but don’t worry if you’re confused, since not even the drama’s official site is keeping things consistent.) What we get here... More »