Drama Casting & News
Preview trailers for Joseon X-Files
by | August 13, 2010 | 17 Comments
It was with disappointment that I realized that the sci-fi period drama Joseon X-Files (aka Secret Investigation Record) wasn’t premiering today, but rather next week. Dagnabit! Not gonna lie, I am anticipating this drama a wee bit (or maybe a lot) more than I should. (Not that I’m expecting it... More »

Drama Casting & News
Indie band Bye Bye Sea in Playful Kiss
by | August 13, 2010 | 37 Comments
After just finishing a guest spot on I Am Legend, indie band Bye Bye Sea [안녕바다] has been cast in the upcoming drama Playful Kiss, where they will play classmates to Jung So-min and Lee Tae-sung’s characters in the third-rate class full of delinquents. Playful Kiss director Hwang In-roi was... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #148
by | August 13, 2010 | 306 Comments
  Finally Friday! Need a song to pick you up? This should do it. SONG OF THE DAY The Magic Numbers – “This Is a Song” [ Download ] RELATED POSTS Open Thread #147 Open Thread #146 Open Thread #145 Open Thread #144 No tags for this post.... More »

Celebrity News
So Ji-sub and Little So Ji-sub in CF together
by | August 12, 2010 | 70 Comments
That is just adorable. Ever since almost-17-year-old Yoo Seung-ho came on the scene, he has been called “Little So Ji-sub” because of his physical resemblance to the 32-year-old film and drama actor. Now Yoo and So Ji-sub are appearing together in a CF, two years after first appearing in a... More »

Drama Recaps
My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho: Episode 2
by | August 12, 2010 | 210 Comments
I freakin’ LOVE this show. I don’t even care if it breaks my heart or pistol-whips me later and leaves me for dead. Show, you complete me.   EPISODE 2 RECAP After revealing herself in her gumiho form, Mi-ho takes back her healing fox bead and Dae-woong slumps to the... More »

Drama Casting & News
Baker King reaches “national drama” status
by | August 12, 2010 | 184 Comments
What’s a “national drama”? The official designation comes when a drama has surpassed 40% in the ratings, but it also has added connotations. That is to say, a television show that hits that level of viewership is one that the whole country is watching and buzzing about. Examples: Sandglass, My... More »

Drama Casting & News
Newbie actress Ki Eun-sae joins The Musical
by | August 12, 2010 | 9 Comments
The Musical (starring Gu Hye-sun, Ok Joo-hyun, Daniel Choi, and Park Ki-woong) has just cast newbie actress Ki Eun-sae in a crucial supporting role. She’ll play second-lead in a love triangle between Gu Hye-sun and Park Ki-woong, as well as carry some of the melo aspects of the story, along... More »

Jo Seung-woo eyes comeback project
by | August 12, 2010 | 18 Comments
Film and musical actor Jo Seung-woo (Tazza) is currently serving in the military, but with his discharge fast approaching (October), interest is heating up about his next career move. There are reports that he will return in the musical Jekyll and Hyde, which he has acted in before. (Watch clip... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Tae-sung and the boys in Playful Kiss
by | August 12, 2010 | 64 Comments
No guilty panties this time around, but there are some funky hairdos in these latest Playful Kiss promo photos. I know I’ve poked fun at Lee Tae-sung‘s coif before, but I’ll hand it to him: As long as he’s wearing it, at least he’s workin’ it. Lee plays Bong Jun-gu,... More »

Drama Recaps
My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho: Episode 1
by | August 11, 2010 | 138 Comments
Annnnnd we have a winner! What a cute first episode to start off what looks to become an entertaining, zippy ride. Both leads are adorable, but more than that, the story is fresh and innovative. It takes some familiar elements and mixes them with creations that are pure Hong Sisters... More »

Drama Casting & News
Park Min-young closest to Micky Yoochun on set
by | August 11, 2010 | 29 Comments
It sounds like the Joseon era F4 is establishing a good rapport on the set of the upcoming drama Sungkyunkwan Scandal. In a recent interview, actress Park Min-young said that she grew close to Micky Yoochun the fastest, and that along with Song Joong-ki and Yoo Ah-in, the four of... More »