Drama Casting & News
Eric up for Myung-wol the Spy
by | May 28, 2011 | 64 Comments
According to new reports, Eric is currently the top contender for the new drama Myung-wol the Spy, which means we oughtta put those lingering Poseidon hopes to bed now. It just ain’t happening. At first I was a little disappointed that the much-beleaguered Poseidon is dead — Eric and Kim... More »


Drama Recaps
Romance Town: Episode 5
by | May 27, 2011 | 93 Comments
Ack! I can’t believe how excited I was for this episode, and I was not disappointed at all! Plenty of revelations and plenty of fun, plus the return of Granny Choon Jak! My theory is, now that she’s done being Scheduler’s sunbae, she has time to become a normal human... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jae Hee (finally!) back with new drama
by | May 27, 2011 | 115 Comments
Jae Hee is back! YESSSSSSSS!! The drama is an MBC weekend dealio called Hooray For Love, which appears to be the same drama previously referred to as She Never Loses, starring Lee Bo-young (Birth of the Rich). She plays Kang Jae-mi, divorcée who overcomes obstacles in the basic Candy-esque narrative... More »


Celebrity News
GQ actor round-up, javabeans version
by | May 27, 2011 | 93 Comments
GQ has a photo spread in its issue this month (as they are wont to do), and it’s like somebody invaded my brain and picked out my favorites, JUST FOR ME! It must be my birthday. Seriously, it’s uncanny: Yoon Kye-sang! Go Soo! Lee Jung-jin! Kim Kang-woo!... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #189
by | May 27, 2011 | 415 Comments
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Drama Casting & News
Lee Seung-gi to cameo on Best Love
by | May 27, 2011 | 67 Comments
Puppyyyyyyyyyyyyyy! With a… puppy? Seriously, who decided that this should be a picture? Because it’s kind of my new favorite thing. In the Universe. The story? Oh yeah. Lee Seung-gi is set to cameo on Best Love Episode 9, following the long line of Hong Sisters drama stars to show... More »


Drama Recaps
Best Love: Episode 8
by | May 26, 2011 | 373 Comments
Is it possible to love two men at the same time? I really think my heart might explode from trying to decide. I might perish in the metaphor soup that is this drama first, but whadduya gonna do? I love metaphor soup. It’s hearty and delicious, and good for the... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
47th Baeksang Arts Awards
by | May 26, 2011 | 195 Comments
It’s too bad that Hyun Bin was missing from the 47th Baeksang Arts Awards, since he and his drama picked up a bunch of awards. (Alas, there’s that whole mandatory military thing.) Not only did he grab a Daesang in the TV portion (film Daesang went to Lee Byung-heon for... More »


Drama Recaps
City Hunter: Episode 1
by | May 26, 2011 | 241 Comments
Ooh, I like. Despite my frequent ribbing of this show, to be honest I was hoping it would be good — the enjoyment of a good show always outweighs the fun of making fun of a bad one. Always. So I was hoping that City Hunter’s pre-show identity crisis was... More »


Drama Recaps
Best Love: Episode 7
by | May 25, 2011 | 348 Comments
So much cuteness, I can’t even stand it. But better yet — character growth! Relationship evolution! Hilaaaaarious oneupmanship of the best, most ridiculous kind! Ahh, it’s SO GOOD to have a Hong sisters drama on the air. SONG OF THE DAY Lim Jeong-hee – “니가 떠나고 나도” (Even after you... More »