Drama Casting & News
Lee Dong-wook returns in Partner
by | May 21, 2009 | 40 Comments
How to choose? Lee Dong-wook versus the trio of Yoon Kye-sang, Lee Jung-jae, and Lee Seon-kyun? Wednesdays and Thursdays just got a lot more interesting with KBS’s new law drama Partner squaring off against Triple. (Magazine whut-now?) Partner announced its leading lady earlier this week with Kim Hyun-joo, and now... More »

Celebrity News
Gu Hye-sun presents an art exhibition
by | May 21, 2009 | 100 Comments
Gu Hye-sun‘s novel Tango, for which she recently held a book signing, contained the actress’s illustrations. Now she’s holding an art exhibition to show off more of her artwork. As you may know, I wasn’t impressed with the book, but I thought the illustrations were decent. They were irrelevant to... More »

Celebrity News
Lee Young-ae goes for her doctorate
by | May 21, 2009 | 39 Comments
Lee Young-ae is one of those A-list stars whose next project is highly anticipated, but fans will have to wait a bit longer for her comeback, because she has announced that she is going back to school for her doctorate. Lee Young-ae graduated from Hanyang University with a degree in... More »

Drama Recaps
Story of a Man: Episode 12
by | May 20, 2009 | 48 Comments
Sorry, I know I’m running a bit behind with Story of a Man recaps. I’m hoping to catch up asap, once the workload eases up. As for this episode, we get more of the same, which in this case is a good thing: more cute, more fun, and more creepy... More »

Celebrity News
Han Hye-jin goes underwater in style
by | May 20, 2009 | 42 Comments
Pretty! (Although I think I’d like the shot better if her head were fully submerged, as in the photos below.) Check out actress Han Hye-jin in an underwater spread for fashion mag In Style, which was shot at a hotel pool in Jeju Island. The shoot kept the actress underwater... More »

Drama Casting & News
CBS Sundays featuring Daniel Henney
by | May 20, 2009 | 37 Comments
Get ready to set your Tivos! Daniel Henney‘s U.S. medical television series, Three Rivers, has been assigned a timeslot for CBS’s fall lineup: Sundays at 9pm. I just hope it doesn’t suck! FYI, Three Rivers airs against NBC’s Sunday Night Football, ABC’s Desperate Housewives, and Fox’s Family Guy and American... More »

Drama Casting & News
Partner casts Kim Hyun-joo as a lawyer
by | May 20, 2009 | 18 Comments
Since Magazine Allo is being postponed, KBS is now moving quickly to swap in its replacement, a law series called Partner [파트너]. While the initial announcement didn’t pique my interest, I admit news of its leading lady did: lovely lady Kim Hyun-joo, of Insoon is Pretty, To Marry a Millionaire... More »

Drama Casting & News
TOP and Seung-ri in telecinema project “19”
by | May 20, 2009 | 45 Comments
I kind of love how overly dramatic Big Bang’s TOP and Seung-ri are in these photos from their latest project, the Korea-Japan omnibus telecinema co-production. Their installment of the ten-segment television-and-film project is called “19” and had an open set on their Seoul shooting location on May 20. Seven installments... More »

Drama Casting & News
Yoo Seung-ho is a king again
by | May 19, 2009 | 26 Comments
Yoo Seung-ho is only fifteen, but already he’s played a king twice: first, as Bae Yong-joon‘s younger counterpart in Legend, and now in the upcoming Queen Seon-deok. Yoo Seung-ho aside, I just think this is a beautiful photo — the contrast, the colors, the clarity. Also, this drama sure has... More »

Drama Casting & News
Magazine Allo postponed following plagiarism accusations
by | May 19, 2009 | 24 Comments
Han Chae-young It looks like KBS’s Magazine Allo (the fashion drama starring Han Chae-young, Kim Haneul) may not make it to air after all. The drama is not canceled, merely postponed, but with plagiarism claims asserted by competing drama Style, KBS has decided to swap out Magazine Allo for a... More »

Drama Casting & News
Boys Before Flowers: F4 Special Edition (Parts 3 & 4)
by | May 19, 2009 | 94 Comments
As announced, Mnet has (finally!) released the last two parts of the four-part F4 “After Story” music drama, featuring Ji-hoo’s (Kim Hyun-joong) and Jun-pyo’s (Lee Min-ho) segments. Although the songs were pretty nice to listen to, the first two parts with Kim Bum and Kim Joon were rather disappointing, imo.... More »