Drama Casting & News
Drama Special under fire for lesbian content
by | August 7, 2011 | 158 Comments
KBS’s Drama Special, an anthology series of one-act (aka single-episode) dramas, is into its second season now, and its latest installment has become a target of netizen controversy. Today’s (August 7) episode is titled Daughters of Bilitis Club and is peopled entirely with lesbian characters, its title borrowing from the... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 54
by | August 7, 2011 | 44 Comments
We’re in for a whole new ride with today’s theme: Protect the Boss – Last Team Standing. It’s an episode of adventure for some, horror for others, and still yet, some cast members are near non-existent in this episode. Who do you think the bosses are? Guess wisely though, because... More »

Drama Recaps
Scent of a Woman: Episode 5
by | August 6, 2011 | 202 Comments
Cute, cute. I thoroughly enjoyed this episode, helped in large part by Lee Dong-wook’s hundred and one facial expressions. Exasperation, pride, confusion, irritation, smugness, satisfaction, and yes, even jealousy — he nails ’em all. SONG OF THE DAY Junsu – “You Are So Beautiful” from the Scent of a Woman... More »

Drama Casting & News
Yeon Jung-hoon returns to dramaland as a vampire
by | August 6, 2011 | 33 Comments
Aw, yeah. Yeon Jung-hoon (Jejoongwon, East of Eden) will be returning to television this fall as an undead creature of the night. But not just any old bloodsucker, mind you. He’ll be playing the lead in upcoming cable drama Vampire Prosecutor. Uh huh. You read that right. Listen, do I... More »

Drama Recaps
You’ve Fallen For Me: Episode 11
by | August 6, 2011 | 186 Comments
It’s all dates and scandals in this episode. One of the strengths of this series is the comedy and the young romance – Park Shin Hye and Jung Yong Hwa really sell it when it comes to the romance because they are comfortable around each other – on and off... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 345
by | August 5, 2011 | 62 Comments
Note: There was no episode of 1N2D last week. However, because the files follow the Happy Sunday numbering, we jump from episode 343 to 345. Rest assured, we haven’t skipped any precious episodes — and why would we, when they’re as hilarious and entertaining as this one? EPISODE 345. Broadcast... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Courtroom thriller The Client releases stills, sets premiere date
by | August 5, 2011 | 27 Comments
Here’s some more news on The Client, the courtroom suspense movie with three big stars anchoring the three components of the taut thriller: prosecutor, defense attorney, and the client. And judging from these stills, they’re lookin’ good. A surefire way to make sure we get the maximum conflict out of... More »

Drama Recaps
You’ve Fallen For Me: Episode 10
by | August 5, 2011 | 135 Comments
This episode was all about the cute, as Shin becomes the most supportive boyfriend in the world. Now my favorite character of this episode? Bo-woon, Bo-woon, Bo-woon!... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #199
by | August 5, 2011 | 439 Comments
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Celebrity News
Hong Soo-hyun fractures rib in car accident
by | August 4, 2011 | 66 Comments
Cripes, another accident in dramaland. This time it’s Hong Soo-hyun, the actress who recently thwarted Yoon Eun-hye’s every turn as bitchy So-ran in Lie To Me, who’s currently starring as a princess (and Moon Chae-won’s cousin) in the premium sageuk The Princess’s Man. According to Hong’s management company, Keyeast, the... More »