Celebrity News
My Name Is: Jung So-min
by | June 25, 2010 | 76 Comments
This profile features new actress Jung So-min, who was a no-name rookie before taking on the role of Mo-nae in the current SBS series Bad Guy. Although the drama has only showed five episodes so far, the public was quick to pick up on the new talent in 21-year-old Jung.... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Lee Da-hae makes her film debut in 3D blockbuster
by | June 25, 2010 | 40 Comments
After making her name in drama series like Green Rose, My Girl, and Chuno, Lee Da-hae is ready to make her movie debut. She has been cast in the 3D historical project Song of Springs [현의 노래], a project described as “a movie telling the life story of legendary court... More »


Drama Casting & News
The characters of Athena: Goddess of War
by | June 25, 2010 | 112 Comments
Here we go, first promotional character stills of the cast of Athena. You won’t find the concept that novel if you’re familiar with the look of IRIS‘s promotional shots, but it IS interesting to finally get a peek into the spinoff’s world. I actually think IRIS‘s promos were better-looking, but... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #141
by | June 25, 2010 | 133 Comments
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Meta
Dramabeans Giveaway: Tell us your drama addiction stories!
by | June 24, 2010 | 455 Comments
It’s been a while, but it’s time for another Dramabeans giveaway. Up for grabs this time: the limited edition You’re Beautiful director’s cut DVD box set! Yup, it’s the very same DVD set that was announced previously, and comes with an A.N.JELL poster. (Note: the DVDs are Region 3.) To... More »


Drama Casting & News
Athena casts Lee Bo-young as presidential daughter
by | June 24, 2010 | 25 Comments
Lee Bo-young has been added to the cast of the already star-studded Athena: Goddess of War, wherein she plays the daughter of the president. This means she joins Jung Woo-sung, Cha Seung-won, Su Ae, Kim Min-jong, Lee Jia, and Choi Siwon, who are all either spies or work within the... More »


Drama Casting & News
Road No. 1 premiere numbers lower than expected
by | June 24, 2010 | 25 Comments
Road No. 1 premiered this week, and despite all the fanfare over its cast and 13 billion won budget, the first two episodes brought in a 9.2% and 9.1%, respectively. Not horrible numbers, but lower than hoped, certainly. Especially considering that competitor drama Baker King Kim Tak-gu on KBS climbed... More »


Celebrity News
Kwon Sang-woo booked for a hit and run
by | June 24, 2010 | 83 Comments
Kwon Sang-woo has gotten himself into a bit of a pickle for a hit and run accident, for which he was booked (but not detained) by Seoul’s Kangnam Police Station on June 24. According to the police station, the incident occurred at 2:55 am on the morning of June 12,... More »


Celebrity News
Choi Jung-won featured in Marie Claire
by | June 24, 2010 | 30 Comments
Choi Jung-won displayed a cute, bubbly charm — and shorter hair — in her last drama, SBS’s family-friendly Wish Upon a Star, but she goes feminine and extravagant for her latest photo spread. She’s featured in fashion mag Marie Claire, styled in the concept of a “goddess.” (I don’t really... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Na-young flexes her action muscles in Runaway
by | June 23, 2010 | 9 Comments
With its cast in place, the drama Runaway is getting busy with production, and Lee Na-young makes the transition to action star. These latest stills show the actress escaping from a high-rise building; Lee plays “Jin-yi,” a mysterious woman who looks innocent on the outside but hides her real motives... More »


Drama Casting & News
Elle’s interview with Coffee House team
by | June 23, 2010 | 46 Comments
SBS’s Coffee House is currently on hold till next week; two weeks were postponed due to World Cup coverage. This Elle interview with Park Shi-yeon and PD Pyo Min-soo actually came out last month — just before the drama aired — but I figured this would be a good time... More »