Drama Casting & News
Official posters released for Kim Suro
by | May 26, 2010 | 31 Comments
The main posters are out for the drama which premieres this weekend on MBC and tells the story of the founding of the Geumgwan Gaya (or Kaya) state, which lasted from A.D. 43 to 532. Kim Suro was its founder and first ruler, and despite being prophesied about by an... More »

Drama Casting & News
Park Yong-ha signs on to new drama
by | May 26, 2010 | 33 Comments
Park Yong-ha will be returning to television screens in a drama remake of the popular Chinese film Comrades: Almost a Love Story (aka Tian Mi Mi, or 첨밀밀 in Korean), which starred Maggie Cheung and Leon Lai. This makes it a year since Park’s last project (and one of my... More »

Drama Recaps
Cinderella’s Sister: Episode 16
by | May 26, 2010 | 58 Comments
Well, if you’ve made it this far, you deserve a prize. Perhaps a bobblehead Eun-jo doll, or a Ki-hoon weeble wobble, perfect for punching. What we get in this episode, along with the last one, are finally some major revelations and confrontations, ones that we desperately needed perhaps last century,... More »

Drama Recaps
Coffee House: Page 3
by | May 25, 2010 | 81 Comments
Coffee House isn’t wildly original, but so far I’m getting a kick out of it — it has just the right touch of wackiness to twist the comedy into quirky territory, and the characters are still winning me over. Also, for those of you who were worried or displeased about... More »

Drama Casting & News
Shin Mina takes the lead role in My Girlfriend Is A Gumiho
by | May 25, 2010 | 90 Comments
Shin Se-kyung is out and Shin Mina is in for the upcoming drama My Girlfriend Is A Gumiho. Phew, this drama has undergone a ridiculous amount of casting speculation, rumors, and changes, hasn’t it? Seriously, I’m almost tired about the news and it has barely even begun. (Shin Se-kyung had... More »

Drama Casting & News
Park Min-young joins Running Shirt
by | May 25, 2010 | 11 Comments
And I was just wondering what Park Min-young has been up to lately. She has been added to the four-episode special drama Running Shirt, which stars Baek Sung-hyun and will air in June on MBC. Her character in the drama has not been described in detail other than to say... More »

Drama Casting & News
Drama series The Musical casts its leads
by | May 25, 2010 | 24 Comments
Gu Hye-sun, Daniel Choi, Ok Joo-hyun, Park Kyung-lim The lineup is firming up for the upcoming drama series The Musical, with two members of its main cast confirmed and two others having made verbal agreements. The first two are Gu Hye-sun (Boys Before Flowers) and Daniel Choi (High Kick Through... More »

Celebrity News
Won Bin models summer looks for Hang Ten
by | May 25, 2010 | 54 Comments
Well, it’s not a new acting project, but I’ll take my Won Bin (Mother) where I can get him. He is currently modeling fashions for casual clothing brand Hang Ten Korea, as seen in these recently released photos for the company’s summer line. This is his second campaign with them,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Yoo Ah-in cast in Sungkyunkwan Scandal
by | May 24, 2010 | 52 Comments
Aww, yeah! The “campus youth sageuk drama” Sungkyunkwan Scandal has cast Yoo Ah-in, which puts together a group of young rising stars in a “Joseon-era F4.” He joins DBSK’s Mickey Yoochun (real name Park Yoo-chun) in his drama debut and Song Joong-ki (OB-GYN). Yoo plays the role of “Moon Jae-shin,”... More »

Drama Recaps
Personal Taste: Episode 16 (Final)
by | May 24, 2010 | 228 Comments
Dear Show, I really, really wanted to love this finale. So much. But sadly, you ended up being all foreplay, no finish. It was sweet, and fun while it lasted, but I’m not going to call you in the morning. I want to say “It’s not you, it’s me”…but I... More »

Drama Casting & News
Baek Sung-hyun takes over Running Shirt
by | May 24, 2010 | 14 Comments
Song Joong-ki was announced as the lead in MBC’s four-episode special drama Running Shirt, but now another actor has been announced in the role: Baek Sung-hyun (Accidental Couple). There has been no official news of Song dropping the project and he’s actually still listed as the lead, but it appears... More »