Drama Recaps
Oh My Lady: Episode 6
by | April 8, 2010 | 84 Comments
Jazz hands! I was trying to split these intro screenshots equally between Choi Siwon and Chae Rim, but what can I say, dude makes some funny faces. Well, this is moving faster than I thought it would. In a kdrama, that’s almost always a good thing, since it keeps us... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
April Movie Releases
by | April 8, 2010 | 19 Comments
(waterleaf has compiled a list of films releasing this month, the trailers for which you can watch below. Enjoy the sneak preview. —javabeans) “폭풍전야” (Stormy Night aka Lovers Vanished) This is a story about a man (Kim Nam Gil), who after being betrayed by love is falsely accused and put... More »

Drama Recaps
Cinderella’s Sister: Episode 2
by | April 7, 2010 | 134 Comments
girlfriday here, going for the double-album comeback tour by taking on another Wednesday/Thursday combo platter with javabeans. Looks like Thursdays are going be busy. Bring on the angst! I will have your tears for breakfast! This was the moment that I fell in love with Eun-jo. When I saw that... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Gong Yoo makes his acting comeback!
by | April 7, 2010 | 87 Comments
Gong Yoo was just released from military service last December, and has been enjoying a short break while looking for the follow-up to his last acting role, which was in 2007’s smash drama Coffee Prince. Now he’s announced his casting for the film Finding Kim Jong-wook, which is based on... More »

Drama Recaps
Chuno: Episode 15
by | April 7, 2010 | 64 Comments
Chuno has taken a very serious turn, and I was extremely surprised by what happened in the last episode. It is as if PD Kwak gathered together all of the Chuno writers, and announced, “Well, I don’t know about you guys, but I think we can make Dae-Gil’s life even... More »

Drama Casting & News
Yoo Oh-sung as a chieftan in Kim Suro
by | April 7, 2010 | 8 Comments
Yoo Oh-sung (Swallow the Sun) plays one of the nine chiefs of Kaya (before Kaya was Kaya) in the upcoming sageuk series Kim Suro, as we can see in these stills from the drama. His Chief Sin-gwi character is the most powerful of the chiefs, who ruled the area before... More »

Drama Recaps
Oh My Lady: Episode 5
by | April 6, 2010 | 103 Comments
Sing it, sista! In the first four episodes, Oh My Lady hadn’t really wowed me, though it has been cute. Episode 5 ups the game and starts the bonding between Chae Rim and Choi Siwon in earnest, which revs my interest and adds some excitement. SONG OF THE DAY Kim... More »

Drama Casting & News
Birth of the Rich extended four episodes
by | April 6, 2010 | 49 Comments
After getting off to a rough start, romantic-comedy series Birth of the Rich has found its footing in the ratings and has had a stable, if not outstanding, run. Still, that’s good enough for KBS, and the drama has been granted four extra episodes, bringing the total to 20. Birth... More »

Drama Casting & News
Song Joong-ki runs for MBC special drama
by | April 6, 2010 | 24 Comments
Adoooorable actor Song Joong-ki (OB-GYN, Triple) has been cast as the lead in a special 4-episode MBC drama, called Running Shirt (working title). According to Song’s management, Sidus HQ, he will play a bright and cheerful marathon runner in the “bright sports youth drama.” His character Dae-gu was born in... More »

Drama Recaps
Personal Taste: Episode 2
by | April 5, 2010 | 142 Comments
girlfriday here, making a comeback! Ever notice in Korea how nobody goes anywhere, but everyone makes a comeback? Yes, that’s the size and relative roundness of Jin-ho’s butt, in case you were wondering. And yes, that’s pretty much the expression that accompanies the grabbing of said butt. This episode brings... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Jang Geun-seok confirmed for You’re My Pet
by | April 5, 2010 | 133 Comments
Title says it all! It was previously reported that Jang Geun-seok would star in the movie version of You’re My Pet, but there was a conspicuous lack of confirmation following the initial report. Now the confirmation is out and the news is official. The movie is based on the Japanese... More »