Drama Casting & News
Is Bad Guy in danger of an early cut-off?
by | July 11, 2010 | 56 Comments
Poor Bad Guy. That’s becoming a recurring refrain, but what can you do? The drama is currently working extreme overtime, pulling multiple all-nighters as it films, because its star Kim Nam-gil has been called to report for military service on July 15. The drama had been a few weeks ahead... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Sohn Ye-jin drops out of film My Way
by | July 11, 2010 | 26 Comments
Sohn Ye-jin has dropped out of the blockbuster film project My Way, which had paired her with Jang Dong-gun. Apparently the script has undergone revisions, and her character has been altered. The role has been given a drastic cut in importance, and the changes are significant enough that Sohn has... More »


Celebrity News
Rising star Song Joong-ki
by | July 10, 2010 | 56 Comments
Song Joong-ki has steadily been stealing hearts and taking names. Or you could call it building a fanbase and a solid resume. But something tells me once he takes to the screens as Sungkyunkwan Scandal‘s resident playboy, things are about to get downright crazy. Tags: Song Joong-ki... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Filming wraps on rom-com Cyrano Dating Agency
by | July 10, 2010 | 31 Comments
The two-month shoot recently wrapped on “well-made romantic comedy” Cyrano Dating Agency, a movie about a romance agency with a 100% success rate that helps its clients find love. The star, Lee Min-jung, said, “It was enjoyable, comfortable and a fun set where I could learn a lot. I feel... More »


Drama Casting & News
Dream High scheduled for winter premiere
by | July 10, 2010 | 20 Comments
Dream High is the name of a drama project that has been in the works for a while now, and after stalling a bit in the planning stages, it is finally now a go for KBS. The project drew some early buzz for the big names behind its production, namely... More »


Drama Recaps
Coffee House: Page 12
by | July 9, 2010 | 176 Comments
I liked this episode. There’s a lot that happens here, a lot of movement. Generally I’m not a fan of artificial time skips and big life changes occurring off-camera, but it helps that we’re not dealing with a finale episode here. With several episodes still ahead of us, we’re given... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Shi-young cast in two-episode MBC drama
by | July 9, 2010 | 19 Comments
Lee Shi-young has lined up her next role, which is in a short MBC drama called What Do You Really Want? She stars as the daughter to a washed-up boxer in the two-episode special, which will begin filming later this month. The production side stated Lee’s participation as a done... More »


Celebrity News
Jung Kyung-ho clarifies military enlistment rumors
by | July 9, 2010 | 16 Comments
There has been a wave of reports that actor Jung Kyung-ho (Smile) is up for army duty soon, and on July 9 his management company, N.O.A Entertainment, issued a statement to rebut those rumors and clarify the situation. As a 1983-er, the clock is ticking for Jung but he has... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Min-ho and Sohn Ye-jin re-team for Personal Taste DVD
by | July 9, 2010 | 41 Comments
A month after completing production on the MBC drama Personal Taste, Lee Min-ho and Sohn Ye-jin reunite for a DVD commentary. They’re joined by co-stars Jung Sung-hwa (Sang-jun) and Wang Ji-hye (In-hee), in recording commentaries as well as interviews for the upcoming DVD. Tags: Lee Min-ho, Personal Taste, Sohn Ye-jin... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #143
by | July 9, 2010 | 469 Comments
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Drama Recaps
Bad Guy: Episode 7
by | July 8, 2010 | 59 Comments
It’s as I suspected. I’m in major second-lead love, and I’m headed for disaster. Now, I don’t always do this in every drama, although I’m more prone, say, than javabeans, who is more a leading-man kind of girl. But when a great second lead energizes the story and brings in... More »