Drama Casting & News
Kim Bum and Han Ji-min join Padam Padam
by | August 10, 2011 | 84 Comments
What the? Okay, I’m officially confused and excited. Kim Bum (The Woman Who Still Wants to Marry, Boys Over Flowers) and Han Ji-min (Cain and Abel, Yi San) have joined the cast of the new Noh Hee-kyung drama, Padam Padam… The Sound of His and Her Heartbeats. But… KIM BUM?... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Kang Ho-dong to quit 1 Night 2 Days?
by | August 10, 2011 | 144 Comments
Nooooooooooo! What the hell is going on over there, KBS? Gagman and MC Kang Ho-dong has just announced that he plans to leave hit variety show 1 Night 2 Days, and has notified PDs that he’ll be wrapping up by the end of this month. He’s kidding, right? This is... More »


Drama Recaps
Myung-wol the Spy: Episode 10
by | August 9, 2011 | 215 Comments
Holy crap. Just when I’d thought this drama had hit a slump, it pulls out this nice surprise. Things just took a turn, and for the better — the stakes (and not to mention the emotional quotient) just got kicked up a real big notch. SONG OF THE DAY Top... More »


Drama Casting & News
Man of Honor casts second leads
by | August 9, 2011 | 45 Comments
Upcoming drama Man of Honor (also Young-kwang’s Jae-in, in the puntastic version), starring Park Min-young and Chun Jung-myung has cast its second leads to round out the main cast. ‘Cause yunno, it can’t be a k-drama without a love square. Lee Jang-woo (Smile, Donghae) and Lee Jin (Hon, Hometown of... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jung Woo-sung returns in new drama
by | August 9, 2011 | 81 Comments
Lauded screenwriter Noh Hee-kyung is finally ready to come back with a new drama, and has got A-lister Jung Woo-sung (Athena) in place as the leading man. The series is Padam Padam…The Sound of His and Her Heartbeats; the title refers to the French song by chanteuse Edith Piaf. The... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jang Geun-seok to star in new Yoon Suk-ho drama
by | August 8, 2011 | 175 Comments
Famed Season Drama PD Yoon Suk-ho (Spring Waltz, Winter Sonata) has finally begun casting for his highly anticipated comeback drama, and it looks like he’s pullin’ out the big guns. Jang Geun-seok (Mary Stayed Out All Night, You’re Beautiful) has been cast as not one, but two leading men in... More »


Drama Recaps
Myung-wol the Spy: Episode 9
by | August 8, 2011 | 103 Comments
Thankfully when you set up a world so zany, there’s no plot twist you can create that doesn’t sound any crazier than the last. For example, Operation Marry Hallyu Star vs. Operation Become Hallyu Star. Why the hell not? The downside is that it doesn’t do much to propel the... More »


Celebrity News
Jang Geun-seok celebrates his 24th birthday
by | August 8, 2011 | 87 Comments
I can’t believe Jang Geun-seok is just 24. He’s already got 13 drama series to his name, nine films, about a half-dozen single albums, and a whole crapton of CFs. And I don’t even think he’s close to his peak yet. Jang celebrated his birthday, August 4, with staff and... More »


Celebrity News
Lee Min-ho heads for Los Angeles
by | August 8, 2011 | 518 Comments
javabeans: Hey, have you heard Lee Min-ho is on his way to your neck of the woods? girlfriday: *drops everything, gives jb full attention* javabeans: Uh, so, Lee Min-ho is on his way to your neck of the woods. He just hopped on a plane a few hours ago. girlfriday:... More »


Drama Recaps
Scent of a Woman: Episode 6
by | August 7, 2011 | 306 Comments
Yay, so cute! Now the race between the two boys finally begins, and one makes more strides than expected, while the other crashes and burns. There’s cuteness, aggravation, and dancing, but the real adventure involves a dog and a quick getaway. I wonder if the Dog Days are really coming... More »