Chungmuro/Film News
Gong Hyo-jin signs on to road movie
by | March 18, 2010 | 22 Comments
Having just ended her recent drama project, Pasta, actress Gong Hyo-jin has picked her next movie role. She’ll take the lead in How To Travel With a Cow [소와 함께 여행하는 법], the next project from director Im Soon-rye, who helmed the hit sports movie Forever the Moment. This movie... More »

Drama Casting & News
Bae Soo-bin as a beggar in Dong Yi
by | March 17, 2010 | 29 Comments
I knew Bae Soo-bin would be playing the part of the handsome guard in MBC’s Dong Yi, so I wasn’t expecting to see this side of him; he’s dressed as a beggar in these latest shots, which the actor released on his homepage. These scenes will be featured in the... More »

Drama Casting & News
Prosecutor Princess holds open set day
by | March 17, 2010 | 30 Comments
On March 17, SBS’s Prosecutor Princess held an open set day at the Ilsan Production Center, inviting the press for a look behind the scenes at the filming location. Pictured above are the four main actors (from left to right): Park Shi-hoo, Choi Song-hyun, Kim So-yeon, and Han Jung-soo. Prosecutor... More »

Drama Casting & News
Cinderella’s wicked, tacky stepmother Lee Mi-sook
by | March 17, 2010 | 23 Comments
Now that we’ve covered the younger generation, here we have “original femme fatale” Lee Mi-sook dressed up as the cheap- and tacky-looking stepmom (“촌티, 싼티, 빈티”) from Cinderella’s Sister. To be honest, I’m a little tired out by the constant stream of photos about the drama, the dribs and drabs... More »

Drama Casting & News
Mobile drama Pygmalion’s Love stills released
by | March 17, 2010 | 40 Comments
Wow, I almost didn’t recognize Kim Joon in the above photo with Kim Jae-wook; these stills are from their Korea-Japan co-production of a mobile drama called Pygmalion’s Love. The story unfolds around the themes of friendship and love, as one woman (Minamisawa Nao) deals with amnesia and her boyfriend’s friend... More »

Drama Recaps
Wish Upon a Star: Episode 20 (Final)
by | March 16, 2010 | 117 Comments
Wish Upon a Star ended with a series high rating of 18.5%, which was the top rating among Tuesday dramas. To be perfectly frank, I think the last two episodes are two of the weakest, which is too bad. We do get our happy ending (not that that was ever... More »

Drama Recaps
Hero: Episode 8
by | March 16, 2010 | 14 Comments
This episode is pretty intense, so I’m going to try and keep my fangirliness to a minimum. So, just to get it out of my system, let me pay a fangirly tribute to the hotties of Hero. The languid and cool YDI photographer, Go Eun Sik. (Jin Sung) YDI’s cute... More »

Drama Casting & News
Bad Guy preview video and stills
by | March 16, 2010 | 69 Comments
To be honest, I wasn’t too excited about the new SBS drama Bad Guy, but I’m warming up to it. Especially after seeing the preview video, which is GREAT. (Watch below.) Maybe it’s because I’ve been watching a lot of romance and comedy lately, but I’m in the mood for... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Beom-soo takes the lead in SBS’s Giant
by | March 16, 2010 | 11 Comments
I was keeping an eye out for SBS’s Giant when the potential lead actor was Kim Myung-min, but the drama has announced a different lead actor, Lee Beom-soo. This will mark Lee’s return to television two years after his last drama wrapped, SBS’s On Air. The story of Giant is... More »

Drama Recaps
Wish Upon a Star: Episode 19
by | March 15, 2010 | 96 Comments
This screencap isn’t really a big spoiler, right? We ARE almost at the end, after all, and it’s not like it’s a big cliffhanger… Here we are, at the last week. Things start to wrap up with the multiple plotlines coming to a conclusion or setting up for the big... More »

Drama Casting & News
Cinderella’s Sister produces a music video
by | March 15, 2010 | 48 Comments
At this point I don’t have much more to add about KBS’s Cinderella’s Sister, so I’ll keep it short and to the point. Apparently the drama’s producing an introductory music video, “in order to show the main four characters with a little more impact before the March 31 premiere,” according... More »