Drama Casting & News
Leading ladies cast for Warrior Baek Dong-soo
by | May 2, 2011 | 29 Comments
With Ji Chang-wook (Smile, Dong-hae) and Yoo Seung-ho (Flames of Desire) already in place as hero and villain for the fusion sageuk drama Warrior Baek Dong-soo, now we turn to the ladies, who have just been confirmed. Yoon So-yi (above) is most recently from the MBC drama Hero (which performed... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Min-ho gets down and dirty (literally) for City Hunter
by | May 1, 2011 | 106 Comments
First I was pumped about the Korean drama version of City Hunter, then I was puzzled, and after that I was disinterested (the more it became clear this would be no true City Hunter adaptation). They cast some actors who were okay — not exciting, but whatever — and it... More »

Drama Casting & News
You’ve Fallen for Me casts its second lead
by | May 1, 2011 | 54 Comments
Upcoming youth melodrama You’ve Fallen for Me, formerly named Festival, soon to be renamed with the English title Heartstrings as you voted for over at DramaFever, (Geez, that’s a mouthful and a half, and I’m still on the TITLE of the thing…) has cast its second female lead in So... More »

Celebrity News
Go Hyun-jung publishes beauty book
by | May 1, 2011 | 61 Comments
Add actress Go Hyun-jung to the list of actors-turned-authors; the Daemul and Queen Seon-deok star has published a book of beauty secrets titled, appropriately enough, Go Hyun-jung’s Secrets. The book covers Go Hyun-jung’s everyday life in “documentary format,” which, uh, okay. (I suppose we can deduce that it means there... More »

Drama Casting & News
Posters, previews, and predictions for Baby-Faced Beauty
by | April 30, 2011 | 84 Comments
I hope you guys all stocked up on your sleep, because with the premiere of Baby-Faced Beauty coming on Monday, you might find yourself having to make some important decisions about how to use your time. And while this drama wasn’t initially on my radar as much as some other... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Haneul and Yoo Seung-ho wrap Blind
by | April 30, 2011 | 24 Comments
Happy faces abound on the set of upcoming summer thriller Blind, as the three-month shoot comes to an end. Kim Haneul (Road No.1) stars as a blind woman who witnesses a murder, and Yoo Seung-ho (Flames of Desire) plays the other witness who gets dragged into her plot to solve... More »

Drama Casting & News
The supporting leads of City Hunter
by | April 30, 2011 | 84 Comments
We’ve seen plenty of pretty pictures of leading man Lee Min-ho for the upcoming City Hunter (not that I’m complaining, mind you!) and a few stills of him with co-star Park Min-young; now it’s time for us to take a look at the complicators of their budding romance, also known... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lie to Me’s kiss scene, the B-side
by | April 29, 2011 | 102 Comments
Kang Ji-hwan: Hey. You look purty today. Yoon Eun-hye: *giggle* Kang Ji-hwan: I’m gonna kiss you now…... More »

Drama Casting & News
Midas gets a 1-episode extension
by | April 29, 2011 | 46 Comments
Not that we’re surprised (are we?), but SBS’s Midas is getting one extra episode and will now end with episode 21 rather than the initially announced 20. I say it’s no surprise because the drama’s been “off-schedule” since practically the beginning, meaning that its last episode would have come on... More »

Drama Casting & News
Romance Town unveils its posters
by | April 29, 2011 | 31 Comments
Romance Town unveils its main posters, which are frothy and cute, as I hope the drama also will be. The one above is my favorite, because it conveys a vibe that’s a bit different than what we’ve come to expect of K-dramas. It’s got a bit of old-world elegance, but... More »