Drama Casting & News
Ryu Seung-ryong joins Personal Taste
by | February 15, 2010 | 16 Comments
This may not attract as much excitement as the hot younger cast, but I’m stoked that Ryu Seung-ryong will be joining MBC’s Personal Taste. He’ll join Lee Min-ho and Kim Ji-suk as their professional rival when the men, who all work as architects, compete for bids on building projects. (Meanwhile,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Seo Woo makes surprise visit to Pasta set
by | February 15, 2010 | 7 Comments
Actress Seo Woo is currently shooting the film The Housemaid (with Lee Jung-jae and Jeon Do-yeon), but had a day off from the filming schedule for the Lunar New Year holiday over the weekend. After spending some time with family, she sought out the Cheongdamdong, Seoul, restaurant where MBC’s drama... More »

Yoo Gun makes his theater debut
by | February 15, 2010 | 11 Comments
Jung Il-woo isn’t the only screen actor currently earning positive reviews through a theater role; add Yoo Gun to the list of celebs taking a crack at upgrading his acting skills through theater. He’s currently appearing in the stage production of Thief’s Diary. Thief’s Diary is a “comic and touching... More »

Drama Casting & News
No episodes of Wish Upon a Star this week
by | February 14, 2010 | 190 Comments
(Sob.) SBS is showing the Olympics, and therefore the episodes of Wish Upon a Star slated for this Monday and Tuesday will be pushed back to next week to make room for a special broadcast of Vancouver 2010 Prime Time. Of course I understand since the Olympics is big stuff... More »

Drama Casting & News
Chuno writer apologizes to Lee Da-hae
by | February 14, 2010 | 92 Comments
Chun Sung-il, the scriptwriter for action-thriller drama Chuno, has expressed his apologies in a recent interview toward one of the drama’s stars, Lee Da-hae. Nearly as loud as the enthusiasm for the drama has been the dissatisfaction with one of its lead characters, Un-nyun (also Hye-won), played by Lee. Some... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Hee-sun and Lee Jun-ki are top contenders for medical drama
by | February 14, 2010 | 24 Comments
A new historical drama may be the meeting ground for Kim Hee-sun and Lee Jun-ki: the former is planning her acting comeback, while the latter is currently a top contender for the male lead role. The director is PD Kim Jong-hak of the fusion fantasy-sageuk series Legend and kdrama classic... More »

Drama Recaps
Pasta: Episode 6
by | February 14, 2010 | 79 Comments
Pasta Eyecandy: The two Woos! Hyun Woo (mine!) and Noh Min Woo! Go Team Italy! *Clears throat* Now that that’s out of the way…. Tags: Alex, Gong Hyo-jin, Honey Lee, Lee Seon-kyun, Pasta... More »

Drama Recaps
The Woman Who Still Wants To Marry: Episode 6
by | February 13, 2010 | 41 Comments
When I started watching The Woman Who Still Wants To Marry, I was pleasantly surprised. It was fun and amusing and better than expected. With Episode 5, though, that feeling grew and I started sensing that emotional pull, that excitement building that goes beyond mere entertainment. There are some dramas... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Yoo Ji-tae’s dual role in Secret Love
by | February 13, 2010 | 26 Comments
One thing better than Yoo Ji-tae playing an intense romantic lead: Yoo Ji-tae playing TWO intense romantic leads. His next film, Secret Love [비밀애], stars him playing brothers. The younger character falls in love with his older brother’s wife (Yoon Jin-seo), but suffers an an accident and falls into a... More »

Drama Casting & News
What’s Up completes first round of auditions
by | February 12, 2010 | 31 Comments
The first round of open auditions have been completed for writer Song Ji-nah‘s anticipated new campus drama What’s Up, and a list of the lucky applicants who passed to the next round has been revealed online on the audition webpage. The production still has a ways to go because there... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Housemaid to feature nude bed scene
by | February 12, 2010 | 20 Comments
As if I didn’t already have enough to intrigue me about the remake of The Housemaid: star Lee Jung-jae will apparently be featured in a nearly all-nude bed scene with his co-star Jeon Do-yeon, who plays the femme fatale housemaid character who comes between him and his perfect young bride... More »