Chungmuro/Film News
Song Hye-gyo wraps The Grandmasters, back to Korean film
by | November 13, 2010 | 52 Comments
Newly transformed action star Song Hye-gyo (Full House, The World They Live In) just wrapped on the set of Wong Kar-wai‘s martial arts film The Grandmasters, and has returned home. She’s headed straight into her next project, as if she’s purposely trying to make me look lazy or something. I... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Old Boy Hollywood remake gains traction
by | November 13, 2010 | 79 Comments
There have been talks of a Hollywood remake of Park Chan-wook‘s hallmark revenge thriller Old Boy for some time now, but the project was stuck in legal battles over the rights to the original story, from the Japanese manga of the same name. But with that dispute finally settled (to... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Choi Kang-hee manhandles Lee Seon-kyun in Petty Romance
by | November 13, 2010 | 39 Comments
Romantic-comedy Petty Romance sure has some silly posters, doesn’t it? Perhaps lead actress Choi Kang-hee agreed with our complaint that her co-star Lee Seon-kyun was too dressed in the last poster and decided to rectify matters. Yet, as ever, she’s way less dressed than he is…and wearing a furry onesie,... More »

Drama Recaps
Dr. Champ: Episode 13
by | November 12, 2010 | 57 Comments
WHEE! And we all know why. It’s because Kaedejun finally got her long lasting wish of getting to recap a Kim So Yeon-kiss. Yes. She can now die happy. But before that, we want to know how the showdown goes! Tags: Cha Ye-ryun, Dr. Champ, featured, Jung Kyeo-woon, Kim So-yeon,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Midas casts Jang Hyuk as its leading man
by | November 12, 2010 | 22 Comments
First there were rumors of heading fantasy-comedy Secret Garden, then action-drama Poseidon; now Jang Hyuk (Chuno) has reportedly chosen SBS drama Midas as his next project. The show just this week announced its leading lady in Lee Min-jung (Cyrano Dating Agency). Midas is set in the business world — dealing... More »

Drama Casting & News
Song Yoon-ah plays her fashionable self in Secret Garden cameo
by | November 12, 2010 | 16 Comments
Song Yoon-ah has taken a bit of a break from acting since her marriage (to top actor Sol Kyung-gu) and pregnancy, so making an appearance in SBS’s Secret Garden marks her first foray back onscreen since giving birth in August. And rather than playing a character, she’ll be playing herself.... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #161
by | November 12, 2010 | 313 Comments
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Drama Recaps
Sungkyunkwan Scandal: Episode 20 (Final)
by | November 11, 2010 | 312 Comments
Dear Jal-geum Quartet, Thank you for the memories, the tears, the laughs, the squeals, the giggles, the sighs, the cringes, the waff, the thump-thumps, the insomnia, the dreams, the fantasies, the discussions, the love, the shipping, the great times, the smiles, the late nights, the early mornings, the procrastination, the... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jung Kyeo-woon joins the cast of Sign
by | November 11, 2010 | 32 Comments
As his current role as a lovable lunkhead judo player in Dr. Champ winds to a close, Jung Kyeo-woon is busy lining up his next gig, and has joined the new SBS drama Sign, which co-stars Park Shin-yang and Kim Ah-joong. While the other two leads are forensic doctors in... More »

Drama Recaps
Joseon X-Files: Episode 9
by | November 11, 2010 | 20 Comments
This episode starts out seeming more disconnected from the others, making me think at first that it was a filler-type episode — but trust this drama to find a way to tie it to the secrets of the bigger picture as well. I’ll never doubt you again, Joseon X-Files! This... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Ji Hyun-woo and Park Shi-yeon break into the idol biz
by | November 11, 2010 | 64 Comments
Park Shi-yeon (Coffee House) and Ji Hyun-woo (Birth of the Rich), lead guitarist of kpop band The Nuts, have been cast as leads in the upcoming film Happy Together. The movie will take place in the world of the music industry, and in particular the idol factory. Right on. Would... More »