Drama Casting & News
Cha Seung-won’s “character cut” photos from Athena
by | July 27, 2010 | 46 Comments
A couple new promos are out for spy drama Athena, and oh, I see how it’s gonna be: They’re going to milk this “character cut” business for as long as possible. First we had main hero Jung Woo-sung in his set of cuts, and now we’ve got fellow lead Cha... More »

Drama Recaps
Bad Guy: Episode 12
by | July 27, 2010 | 58 Comments
Things are getting down and dirty, and I like it. Our bad guys go head-to-head in an emotional confrontation (finally!) and Jae-in picks a side. Things start coming apart at the seams for Gun-wook, as he starts to show signs that he’s no longer driving this bus; it’s carrying him... More »

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 »