Drama Casting & News
Bae Soo-bin’s striking Dong Yi stills
by | July 27, 2010 | 45 Comments
Simply gorgeous: These stills from MBC’s Dong Yi look like they could have been taken for a fashion spread. They feature Bae Soo-bin, who plays Chun-soo in the drama, a guardian angel figure for Dong-yi (Han Hyo-joo). Tags: Bae Soo-bin, Dong Yi... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Jung-jin and cast on the set of Runaway
by | July 27, 2010 | 34 Comments
Now it’s Lee Jung-jin‘s turn to claim the spotlight in Runaway — although, I dunno, it’s awfully hard to compete with ridiculous “controversies” like falsified-height scandals. The hilarious thing about this whole Rain-lied-about-his-height-or-was-it-really-the-camera-angle? non-issue is that you just know that everyone is now going to be watching this drama for... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Song Hye-gyo eyes new movie project
by | July 27, 2010 | 28 Comments
Song Hye-gyo is looking at new acting projects, and may have settled on her next role: a film with respected director Lee Jung-hyang, who hasn’t directed a film since her well-regarded The Way Home eight years ago. According to reports, Song is very close to settling on this project, although... More »

Celebrity News
Rain lies about height. Fans ’round the world cry.
by | July 26, 2010 | 193 Comments
Breaking News: It has just been deemed that Rain has probably lied about being at least TWO CENTIMETERS taller than he actually is. I know. This changes everything. Tags: Lee Jung-jin, Rain, Runaway... More »

Drama Recaps
Coffee House: Page 16
by | July 26, 2010 | 75 Comments
All right, we’re in our last week! Last week was a hectic mess and I fell behind on recaps, but I’m hoping that this week will be much more productive. It’s been a fun ride but I’m ready for this one to wrap up and make way for some new,... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Teaser poster for Cyrano Dating Agency
by | July 26, 2010 | 41 Comments
How cute is that? Here’s the first official poster for the movie Cyrano; Dating Agency (argh at their use of the semi-colon), which stars Uhm Tae-woong as the owner of said dating agency who helps the timid Daniel Choi woo Lee Min-jung (and falls for her in the process). It’s... More »

Drama Casting & News
Trailer for My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho
by | July 26, 2010 | 42 Comments
I suspect we will be getting more trailers, but here’s the first look at a preview of the upcoming SBS trendy fantasy drama My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho, which premieres Wednesday, August 11.   RELATED POSTS My Gumiho Girlfriend has nine tails A few more Girlfriend Gumiho stills Lee Seung-gi... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Yoo Seung-ho and Kim Min-jung’s film festival promo poster
by | July 26, 2010 | 8 Comments
Pictured above is the newly released promotional poster for the 2010 Chungmuro International Film Festival (CHIFFS), which features screen stars Yoo Seung-ho (God of Study) and Kim Min-jung (Strike Love). The two actors are the promo representatives for the festival, now in its fourth year, which runs from September 2... More »

Drama Casting & News
The bickering romance begins in Playful Kiss
by | July 25, 2010 | 237 Comments
First stills are out of MBC’s new trendy drama Playful Kiss, which recently began shooting with its leads, Kim Hyun-joong and Jung So-min. Although I think he looks a bit old for her, they do look cute together. Kim plays a cold, supercilious student — THE top student, in fact... More »

Drama Recaps
Halftime Report: Road No. 1
by | July 25, 2010 | 42 Comments
Back by popular demand, it’s Round 2 of: Show vs. Girlfriday. I thought I’d check in with Road No. 1 at the halfway point, to see how it’s progressed since we last faced off in battle. To be clear: this is an experiment of sorts—I have not watched Episodes 2-9,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Go Hyun-jung quits Daemul, then comes back
by | July 25, 2010 | 20 Comments
I don’t think I’m going to believe that SBS’s Daemul will actually make it into being until it’s finally on the air, considering the way it has been plagued with production issues. Most recently, leading actress Go Hyun-jung, who was cast two years ago playing the nation’s first female president,... More »