Drama Casting & News
Official poster revealed for Best Love
by | April 25, 2011 | 146 Comments
Woot woot! The main poster is out for Best Love, the Hong sisters drama starring Gong Hyo-jin and Cha Seung-won. The poster setup/composition isn’t really anything new, but it does pique my interest for the various lovelines going on — particularly since I do enjoy all four lead actors. For... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 330
by | April 24, 2011 | 80 Comments
Thanks to last episode’s unexpected delay, we get a little bit of extra material, which fills out the first half of this episode. Then the guys leave Jeju behind, and it’s time for some sweet, sweet payback for Na PD, who gets to crank up the difficulty meter. It’s like... More »

Drama Casting & News
Why do so many dramas change their titles?
by | April 24, 2011 | 25 Comments
It’s not a new practice for a drama to change its title sometime between first announcing the project to the time it gets on the air — remember Accidental Couple / Just Looking / That Fool / Six Months? — but it’s been happening with noticeable frequency recently. You might... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lie to Me releases poster stills
by | April 24, 2011 | 83 Comments
Here’s a look at one of the strong contenders in the upcoming Battle of the May Trendies: Lie to Me‘s stars shoot a few stills as the drama gears up for its premiere in just over two weeks. In case you’re feeling as rushed as I am about this drama,... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kwon Sang-woo and Jung Ryeo-won in Pain
by | April 23, 2011 | 103 Comments
Aw, aren’t Kwon Sang-woo and Jung Ryeo-won surprisingly cute in these photos for the upcoming movie. I say “surprisingly” because the project’s title is Pain and it’s all about the love story between a man who can’t feel pain and a woman with hypersensitivity to it. Sounds like a laugh... More »

Drama Casting & News
Rewrite the English title for You’ve Fallen For Me
by | April 23, 2011 | 161 Comments
Speak now or forever hold your peace! Here’s your chance to name the drama that has already undergone one name change, from Festival to You’ve Fallen For Me [넌 내게 반했어], which is now the Korean title of the drama. But apparently one title is not enough, since the production... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Bo-young takes on new weekend drama
by | April 23, 2011 | 22 Comments
Lee Bo-young (Birth of the Rich) has signed on to her next drama, an MBC weekend production titled The Woman Who Doesn’t Lose. But maybe a better way to refer to it would be She Never Loses, since we’re full up on drama titles about men and women who can’t,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Best Love: Hong Sisters’ meta lens on k-variety
by | April 22, 2011 | 97 Comments
The latest stills for upcoming romantic comedy Best Love show lead actress Gong Hyo-jin taking part in the popular quiz variety show, World Changing Quiz, (known as 세바퀴, short for 세상을 바꾸는 퀴즈). This is the other half of the scene where she calls Cha Seung-won in the phone-a-friend portion... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee So-yeon turns “little mom” in My Love By My Side
by | April 22, 2011 | 30 Comments
Lee So-yeon transforms into a nice character (for once!) for her new drama, after playing a few notable villains: She was the calculating Jang hee-bin out to undermine Han Hyo-joo in Dong Yi, and the vengeful daughter out to destroy her husband Bae Soo-bin’s family in Angel’s Temptation. Now she’s... More »

Drama Casting & News
Song Chang-eui joins You’ve Fallen For Me
by | April 22, 2011 | 30 Comments
Drama and musical actor Song Chang-eui is joining You’re Beautiful duo Park Shin-hye and Jung Yong-hwa in their upcoming drama, You’ve Fallen For Me, which was formerly called Festival. Yay! I’m happy about this, because he’s a solid dramatic actor, and he’s definitely got the chops to take on a... More »