Drama Casting & News
So Ji-sub eyes war epic for next drama role
by | November 10, 2009 | 32 Comments
Although the news is not yet final, it looks like So Ji-sub will likely take on a role in a large-scale blockbuster war drama for his next project. The Korean War-set drama Road No. 1 [로드 넘버원] comes from Logos Films, with whom So is currently in talks to work... More »

Drama Casting & News
Yoon So-yi does KARA’s booty dance for Hero
by | November 10, 2009 | 28 Comments
I wonder if this is something new, because I can’t quite picture Kim Min-jung‘s tough, bowl-cut-wearing female cop character in quite the same light as her replacement, Yoon So-yi. In these latest stills from Hero, Yoon shows off girl group KARA‘s “Booty Dance” [엉덩이춤] as her cop character poses as... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Hyun-joong cast in remake of Kimi wa petto
by | November 9, 2009 | 264 Comments
I say this without snarkiness (a quality I think is growing far too overrated these days anyway): One would have thought that idol singer Kim Hyun-joong‘s stiff, uncomfortable acting debut in Boys Before Flowers earlier this year would have convinced people to STOP casting him in high-profile projects, but alas... More »

Drama Casting & News
Midnight interview with You’re Beautiful’s sleep-deprived but happy cast
by | November 9, 2009 | 227 Comments
The following video clip (watch below) and interview caught the cast of You’re Beautiful in a rare spare moment as they filmed busily — time is scarce and it looks like they’re in the thick of live-shooting by this point, with just three more weeks left till the series wraps.... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Jang Nara on her new movie and its controversy
by | November 9, 2009 | 22 Comments
Bad news for Jang Nara: Her film company has decided to pull their recent film Sky and Ocean from theaters a mere twelve days into its run. The company says this is in response to the controversy the film has sparked, but no doubt the abysmal ticket receipts are also... More »

Drama Casting & News
Han Ye-seul prepares for her next drama
by | November 9, 2009 | 17 Comments
A year after her last drama (Tazza), Han Ye-seul is coming back with a new series in SBS’s upcoming Will It Snow On Christmas? [크리스마스에 눈이 올까요?] and the actress recently gave her impressions on the role. She plays a cheerful character who can’t accept injustice and whose hot temper... More »

Celebrity News
Enlistment day for Lee Ki-woo
by | November 8, 2009 | 25 Comments
Add Lee Ki-woo to the list of 1981-ers who have until the end of this year to enlist in their mandatory military service. The Star’s Lover actor headed off for his initial five-week training at Nonsan on the afternoon of November 9, sent off by the press and a small... More »

Celebrity News
Yoon Sang-hyun sings in Tokyo
by | November 8, 2009 | 26 Comments
Yoon Sang-hyun‘s most recent project, My Fair Lady, was a miss, but thankfully for him he’s still riding high on his role before that, Queen of Housewives. The drama gained Yoon fans in Japan after it aired there, and on November 8, he performed several songs in Tokyo at the... More »

Drama Recaps
Smile: Episodes 9-10
by | November 8, 2009 | 53 Comments
Tee hee! Love the scene above. Episodes 9 & 10 are pivotal (at last!). The episodes are full of fun moments, character developments and building anticipation in the relationship between Jung-in (Lee Min-jung) and Hyun-soo (Jung Kyung-ho). There’s a lot of ground to cover in these episodes, so without further... More »

Celebrity News
SidusHQ features rising star Song Joong-ki
by | November 8, 2009 | 42 Comments
As you know, I think Song Joong-ki is adorable, and not just because of his looks (although they help). He’s just got a natural, easy-going charm that is pleasant to watch. You can see that appeal in these new photos, which are featured in November’s company magazine for management firm... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Foreign interest heats up for hero movie Jeon Woo Chi
by | November 7, 2009 | 40 Comments
Looks like buzz for the upcoming fantasy-action movie Jeon Woo Chi — starring Kang Dong-won and Im Soo-jung — is heating up. The film has just sold to nine overseas markets even before it makes its Korean premiere later this winter. According to CJ Entertainment, Jeon Woo Chi screened a... More »