Chungmuro/Film News
Blockbuster war epic My Way casts its two leads
by | February 18, 2010 | 19 Comments
Looks like a busy year for Sohn Ye-jin, who is preparing for her upcoming drama series (Personal Taste) and has also announced her next film project: My Way [마이 웨이] starring Jang Dong-gun (in perhaps his last role acting as a single man, if upcoming wedding rumors prove to be... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim Gab-soo cast as Cinderella’s father
by | February 18, 2010 | 40 Comments
Everyone’s favorite creepy dad/uncle/king/psycho killer Kim Gab-soo (Partner, Hon) is appearing in yet another high-profile drama, Cinderella’s Sister. Woot woot! In the drama, Kim Gab-soo will play the biological father to the drama’s “Cinderella” figure (that would be Seo Woo as the kind, bullied sister) and stepfather to lead star... More »


Drama Casting & News
The Legacy of Will it Snow for Christmas
by | February 18, 2010 | 45 Comments
While the drama Will it Snow for Christmas has received mixed reviews, the true legacy of the drama has been the acting capability of its amazing actors. The drama itself garnered good, but not amazing ratings (it was also overshadowed throughout its run with bigger name dramas: Iris and Chuno),... More »


Drama Recaps
Chuno: Episode 8
by | February 17, 2010 | 56 Comments
  The Thursday episodes cliffhanger tradition continues with the so-close-yet-so-faraway chase between Dae-gil and Tae-ha/Un-nyun… SONG OF THE DAY Enya – “Far and Away” [ Download ] Tags: Chuno, Jang Hyuk, Lee Da-hae, Oh Ji-ho... More »


Drama Casting & News
Family photo of Life Is Beautiful cast
by | February 17, 2010 | 22 Comments
Cast photos are out of hitmaker writer Kim Soo-hyun‘s new SBS weekend drama, Life Is Beautiful. In a Brady Bunch-esque move, a second marriage for a couple brings together their children, creating a large family comprising multiple generations. This cast features a bevy of familiar faces from Kim’s previous dramas,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Song Il-kook gets into shape for new drama
by | February 17, 2010 | 100 Comments
I almost can’t recognize Song Il-kook — star of period dramas Jumong and Kingdom of the Wind — in these newly released photos, which show off his trimmed-down and muscular body. Although normally a fairly fit actor, he is going for a new image in preparation for his upcoming drama,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Daemul is back on with same stars
by | February 17, 2010 | 22 Comments
Buzz project Daemul (aka Big Fish) has secured its two leads — and they’re the same two leads it had signed before the project died due to myriad production problems. Go Hyun-jung had made the decision to re-sign as lead a couple months ago, and now Kwon Sang-woo is about... More »


Drama Casting & News
First stills from Road No. 1
by | February 17, 2010 | 34 Comments
First stills are out for MBC’s large-scale war epic, Road No. 1, which stars So Ji-sub, Yoon Kye-sang and Kim Haneul. So Ji-sub said, “The script is interesting, and working with a director, staff members, and actors who are all so skilled makes me really happy. The atmosphere on set... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Scripts and scenes from Wish Upon a Star
by | February 16, 2010 | 68 Comments
With no episodes of Wish Upon a Star airing this week (and such heated response at the unfortunate postponement), I tried to think of a way to get my fix despite the lack of new material. I tried to look for any interviews of the lead actors, but unfortunately, there... More »


Drama Casting & News
Wang Ji-hye cast in Personal Taste
by | February 16, 2010 | 7 Comments
Not too long after her last drama, last year’s dark and intense Friend, Our Legend, actress Wang Ji-hye is coming back with a lighter, more upbeat role in Personal Taste playing best friend and rival to Sohn Ye-jin‘s main character. It looks like the drama is going to be conflating... More »


Drama Recaps
Hero: Episode 5
by | February 16, 2010 | 12 Comments
Fan girl moment: I have to say, I really dig those boots! Also, I think this hairstyle works really well for my boy! Come to think of it, I really like the whole casual/cool style Do Hyuk has going on here! Ok, fan girl moment over (for now!) Tags: Eom... More »