Drama Casting & News
Daemul’s President Go Hyun-jung
by | September 3, 2010 | 51 Comments
Now that SBS’s Daemul is finally rolling, looks like they’re eager to get your attention (and for a positive reason, for once) with all their new stills. Go Hyun-jung is featured in the latest set, looking every bit the part of Korea’s first woman president. In these photos, Go’s character,... More »

Drama Recaps
I Am Legend: Episode 9
by | September 3, 2010 | 60 Comments
Episode 9 marks the return of… NOO RI! Yes – the most important character of this drama. No? OK – well, it is also the turning point of the drama – soo, just how do you follow up an epic courtroom scene and the end of a divorce? Tags: featured,... More »

Celebrity News
Jo In-sung’s life in the army
by | September 3, 2010 | 60 Comments
Actor Jo In-sung (Frozen Flower, What Happened in Bali) shares pictures of his life in the army. His unit is out on a team week, and the pictures show a fun side of army life, as Jo catches mussels by the sea. Jo was amazed at how easily the fan-mussels... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #151
by | September 3, 2010 | 260 Comments
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Drama Recaps
My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho: Episode 8
by | September 2, 2010 | 192 Comments
“She works hard for the money / So haaaard for it honey / She works hard for the money / So you better treat her right.” Never truer words, my friend. This episode, Mi-ho learns the value of a Dollar Won, and Dae-woong learns the value of a gift from... More »

Drama Casting & News
MBC’s Dong Yi also halts filiming
by | September 2, 2010 | 29 Comments
Historical drama Dong Yi is the second show whose filming has been interrupted by the union strike over unpaid crew and cast wages, following Gloria. On September 3, union representatives went to the set to talk to the cast of Dong Yi, who agreed to refrain from participating in shoots... More »

Drama Casting & News
Playful Kiss ratings round two: 3.7%
by | September 2, 2010 | 198 Comments
I know some viewers were holding out for a marked improvement in Playful Kiss‘s numbers given its surprisingly poor start yesterday, but alas, it was not to be. Episode 2 didn’t fare much better, following Episode 1’s 3.5% rating with a 3.7%. Competitor drama Baker King Kim Tak-gu hit yet... More »

Drama Casting & News
Filming halts on Gloria due to union strike
by | September 2, 2010 | 23 Comments
Gloria is the first drama production to halt filming as a result of the union strike (details here), after the cast decided to follow the union’s stance and refused to shoot on September 2. KBS and now SBS have settled the unpaid wage issue with the broadcasting/film labor union, but... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Min-sun’s new name and new drama
by | September 2, 2010 | 18 Comments
Actress Kim Min-sun was already a decade into her career when she decided to change her name last year — not just a stage name, but her actual real one. Her next project will be the first where she acts under her new name, Kim Gyu-ri. The reason for her... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kwon Sang-woo in Daemul
by | September 2, 2010 | 45 Comments
Now it’s Kwon Sang-woo‘s turn to be featured in new Daemul stills. (His co-stars Go Hyun-jung and Cha In-pyo were the focus of the drama’s first stills released just a day prior.) I’m a little confused with the description of his character: he’s a passionate prosecutor, Ha Do-ya, who is... More »

Drama Recaps
My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho: Episode 7
by | September 1, 2010 | 222 Comments
Such a sweet episode — I awwed repeatedly throughout. I suppose this is where the romantic angle gets going in earnest, but truth be told that doesn’t even matter that much to me. I’ve gotten so much delight out of the growing friendly rapport between Mi-ho and Dae-woong and the... More »