Chungmuro/Film News
Sohn Ye-jin and Lee Min-ki’s chilling romance
by | October 5, 2010 | 49 Comments
Sohn Ye-jin and Lee Min-ki will be pairing up in the movie Chilling Romance [오싹한 연애, a working title], in which she plays a woman who can see ghosts. She has cut herself off entirely from the rest of the world, but a romance develops with Lee’s character, who wants... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jang Hyuk up for new drama Poseidon
by | October 5, 2010 | 56 Comments
After dropping out of melo-fantasy drama Secret Garden (to be replaced by Hyun Bin, backstory here), Jang Hyuk is close to picking his next project: upcoming action-adventure drama Poseidon. Think god of the sea, not Hollywood action film about sinking ships. The drama, penned by screenwriter Jo Kyu-won (IRIS) and... More »

Drama Recaps
Joseon X-Files: Episode 5
by | October 4, 2010 | 50 Comments
Dare I say it? Okay, I’ll call it: Best drama of the year, folks. Given that statement, I feel doubly guilty for letting Joseon X-Files fall behind — apologies for the delay, but in case you hadn’t noticed, there are a lot of dramas airing at the moment! Trust the... More »

Celebrity News
Song Joong-ki for Bazaar
by | October 4, 2010 | 103 Comments
Hot damn. Someone’s lookin’ good. Song Joong-ki poses in a James-Dean-esque photoshoot for Bazaar’s October issue, looking every bit the manly ingenue that he is. As Gu Yong-ha in fusion-sageuk Sungkyunkwan Scandal, Song has shown a flamboyant pretty boy image, complete with affectations that definitely skew him left of center.... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
U.S. screenings for Won Bin’s The Man From Nowhere
by | October 4, 2010 | 92 Comments
The Man From Nowhere, the English title for Won Bin‘s latest movie, Ajusshi, will be screening nationwide in the U.S. in the month of October, and now’s your chance to see it. The gritty thriller premiered in Korea in August and was a hit at the box office. Won Bin... More »

Celebrity News
Choi Jung-won’s trip to Kyushu
by | October 4, 2010 | 34 Comments
Actress Choi Jung-won (Wish Upon a Star) recently traveled to Kyushu, Japan, and has released these photos from the trip. She went as part of a road documentary program she shot with cable channel ETN, which followed her around as she went sightseeing. One of the broadcast station staffers who... More »

Celebrity News
It’s enlistment day for Kim Ji-hoon
by | October 4, 2010 | 88 Comments
Kim Ji-hoon (29) is off for the next two years to serve his country, and said his goodbyes to the press and public on October 4 at the Nonsan training facility. He will train there for five weeks, then begin 22 months of active duty. Kim was recently the subject... More »

Drama Recaps
Runaway (Plan B): Episodes 1-2
by | October 3, 2010 | 140 Comments
Runaway: Plan B premiered this past week to huge intro ratings, setting KBS up for yet another hit this year. (You may know the title as Fugitive: Plan B but don’t worry if you’re confused, since not even the drama’s official site is keeping things consistent.) What we get here... More »

Celebrity News
Jang Dong-gun and Go So-young become parents
by | October 3, 2010 | 41 Comments
Top stars Jang Dong-gun and wife Go So-young have welcomed their first child into the world, a baby boy born on the morning of October 4 at a Kangnam hospital in Seoul. According to the stars’ management, the boy weighed in at 3.23 kg. Jang was at his wife’s side... More »

Drama Recaps
Dr. Champ: Episode 2
by | October 3, 2010 | 63 Comments
Pointy vulcan ears and Superman tee, the dream of a geek girl! Howdy, my friends! So glad to be here writing (thanks to our overlords Javabeans and Girlfriday 😉 ) alongside my lovely kaedejun sunbae! I’ll start by saying this: I had minus forty-two expectations for this drama. In fact,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Choi Su-jong and Ha Hee-ra to play husband and wife
by | October 3, 2010 | 28 Comments
Real-life married couple Choi Su-jong (Comrades) and Ha Hee-ra (Give Me Food) will be acting together as onscreen husband and wife for the first time. Upcoming KBS drama President will pair them as President and First Lady, setting the stage for a pretty epic first onscreen meeting. The couple married... More »