Drama Recaps
Oh My Lady: Episode 3
by | March 29, 2010 | 55 Comments
Generally I don’t have a problem buying Choi Siwon playing a 28-year-old in this role — he can look older than his age and he’s dressed like a grown-up — but in this shot (from a fantasy sequence, no worries about additional kiddos showing up unannounced) he positively looks like... More »

Drama Recaps
Chuno: Episode 14
by | March 29, 2010 | 56 Comments
Hi, I’m thunderbolt and I’m the last of the 2009 year-end reviewers writing a Chuno recap. That means there are five of us recapping what many believe will be crowned Drama of the Year. Some detractors, however, think Chuno is more joke than jewel. Varying opinions aside (and it is... More »

Drama Casting & News
Bad Guy shoots in Jeju Island
by | March 29, 2010 | 57 Comments
Dark melodrama Bad Guy began its shoots in Japan, then relocated to film in Jeju Island. On March 26, the filming location in the city of Seogwipo, Jeju Island, was opened to the media, and a new set of stills has been released. Among planned shoots are those involving paragliding... More »

Celebrity News
Choi Jin-shil’s brother Choi Jin-young commits suicide
by | March 28, 2010 | 174 Comments
OH NO. Only a year and a half after his older sister committed suicide, now actor-singer Choi Jin-young has been discovered dead after taking his own life on the morning of March 29. Choi Jin-young’s body is currently in the funeral hall of a Kangnam hospital in Seoul. A rep... More »

Drama Casting & News
Will Chuno have a Season 2?
by | March 28, 2010 | 42 Comments
While I wouldn’t get too excited yet, there is a lot of talk and speculation over the possibility of a Chuno Season 2, given the intense popularity of the drama, which ended this past week. A representative from Chuno‘s production company, Chorokbaem Media, gave interviews to the press on the... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Cha Tae-hyun as a former racing champ
by | March 28, 2010 | 7 Comments
I guess horses are in this year? Cha Tae-hyun is taking on his next role in a film called Champ, which is set in the world of horse racing. In the movie, Cha plays a former star jockey who loses his wife in a sudden accident and seriously damages his... More »

Celebrity News
Kim Yun-jin marries in Hawaii
by | March 27, 2010 | 13 Comments
What a sudden announcement: Kim Yun-jin, the 36-year-old actress of U.S. television series Lost and Korean films Harmony and Shiri, will marry on March 28 in Hawaii. The actress released the news with little advance notice, via press release on the afternoon of the 28th (Korean time). The groom, Mr.... More »

Drama Recaps
Pasta: Episode 9
by | March 27, 2010 | 31 Comments
This cap pretty much sums up the whole episode. Pasta OST – “운명” (Fate) [ Download ] Tags: Alex, Gong Hyo-jin, Honey Lee, Lee Seon-kyun, Pasta... More »

Drama Recaps
Hero: Episode 9
by | March 27, 2010 | 14 Comments
Despite my resistance, I gave in and watched Episode 9. You know how it goes; you just can’t fight the cliff hangers! For my fan girl moment this time (you know you’ve come to expect this from me, right?) I’ve decided to pay homage to Kim Ik. He is just... More »

Drama Recaps
The Woman Who Still Wants To Marry: Episode 16 (Final)
by | March 26, 2010 | 107 Comments
Before we get into the final recap, I want to give a hearty thanks to girlfriday for recapping this drama with me. I’ve never shared recaps for a series before, and I found it even more fun than I thought it would be, and also a learning experience (to see... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
46th Baeksang Arts Awards
by | March 26, 2010 | 154 Comments
The 46th Baeksang Arts Awards were held on March 26 in Seoul, which is one of the biggest awards ceremonies in the industry, in both television and film. Only, this year I’ve got to say my reaction at the winners was mostly: WTF, Baeksangs? Tags: awards, Choi Kang-hee, Daniel Choi,... More »