Drama Casting & News
Spoiler: Dr. Champ starts raising the stakes
by | November 6, 2010 | 59 Comments
If you’ve been watching Monday-Tuesday sports-medical drama Dr. Champ, then you’ve been waiting for this as long as I have. I normally don’t do spoilers, but I honestly couldn’t help myself. This one’s too cute. But I’m warning you: Proceed at your own risk. SPOILERS AHEAD. Seriously. Turn back now.... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Yoon Eun-hye considers Minidress for next film
by | November 6, 2010 | 33 Comments
Yoon Eun-hye has had her next television role lined up for a while — anticipated melodrama Love Song — but production has hit some delays after the passing of its lead actor Park Yong-ha. So there’s a possibility that we may see Yoon in a different role before that, as... More »

Drama Casting & News
Noh Min-woo to star in rock drama Boohwal
by | November 6, 2010 | 103 Comments
Gumiho hunter fans of the world, your prayers have been answered. Noh Min-woo (My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho, Pasta) will be starring in upcoming rock drama Boohwal. It’s a four-episode KBS Drama Special, based on the true story of Kim Tae-won, lead guitarist and songwriter of rock band Boohwal. (The... More »

Drama Recaps
Runaway Plan B: Halftime report
by | November 5, 2010 | 66 Comments
All right, folks, time to check back in with Runaway Plan B. I’ve been watching the episodes despite not recapping it, and now at the halfway mark, I can say that the show is better now than it was at the outset. I’m still a few points away from loving... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Prepare for toilet humor in Cha Tae-hyun’s new comedy
by | November 5, 2010 | 25 Comments
The poster is out for Cha Tae-hyun‘s (Speed Scandal) new supernatural comedy, Hello Ghost, and it features him in quite the precarious position, sitting on the toilet while the ghosts that haunt him look on. It’s a combination of strange, disturbing, and funny, which is pretty much what the tone... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim So-yeon confirms Athena
by | November 5, 2010 | 96 Comments
Kim So-yeon has confirmed her guest stint on highly-anticipated IRIS spin-off Athena: Goddess of War. Round of applause! She’ll be reprising her IRIS role as kickass Northern intelligence agent Kim Sun-hwa, and will be joined by her commanding officer Park Chul-young, played by the awesome Kim Seung-woo. These two were... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #160
by | November 5, 2010 | 468 Comments
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Drama Recaps
Sungkyunkwan Scandal: Episode 18
by | November 4, 2010 | 185 Comments
Dear beloved readers, I want to address the issue of there possibly being a second season to SKK Scandal. I, for one, am against the idea. Don’t get me wrong, I would love to see more of our Jal-geum Quartet, as well as the other wonderful characters of this gem... More »

Drama Casting & News
Hollywood screenwriter acts in Athena
by | November 4, 2010 | 46 Comments
Er… I can’t be the only one who finds this news random. The production company of upcoming spy drama Athena: Goddess of War has announced that a famous Hollywood screenwriter will be acting in the drama: It’s Douglas Day Stewart of 1980s hits The Blue Lagoon and An Officer and... More »

Celebrity News
Tough guy Chun Jung-myung races toward freedom
by | November 4, 2010 | 54 Comments
Apparently this latest tough-guy shoot for Chun Jung-myung is a “180 degree transformation” for him… although we saw him being all tough and macho in this Vogue spread not terribly long ago, which was itself supposed to be another 180 degree turn from his previous smiley, pleasant image. So 180... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Jae-wook looking mighty fine for Mary
by | November 4, 2010 | 123 Comments
Finally! Somebody looking like a man in this drama! I was beginning to worry. In all of the promotional material up until now, everybody in upcoming drama Mary Stayed Out All Night looked like a pretty girl. Everyone. Imagine my pleasant surprise when I stumbled upon stills of Kim Jae-wook... More »