Celebrity News
Kang Dong-won gets wings in High Cut
by | November 3, 2010 | 73 Comments
I can see the reasoning behind the concept for Kang Dong-won’s new shoot for High Cut magazine — he’s supposedly “Mr. Supernatural,” and the shoot coincides with the release of his new movie, Psychic. But I’m not sure I follow the leap from Mr. Supernatural to… winged pants? No, really.... More »


Drama Recaps
Tamra the Island: Episode 10
by | November 2, 2010 | 36 Comments
I cannot sing enough praises for Tamra. This episode delves into new territory, both literally and figuratively, but the change doesn’t at all impact the unique flavour of this show.... More »


Drama Casting & News
Sungkyunkwan ends on a high, Giant approaches 30%
by | November 2, 2010 | 122 Comments
It may have not enjoyed a ratings bonanza, but KBS’s Sungkyunkwan Scandal has surely earned the designation of being a hot mania property (not unlike last year’s youth sensation You’re Beautiful), and the fusion-historical-romantic-comedy series ended with a 12.8% rating on Tuesday. It’s not a spectacular number, but a solid... More »


Drama Casting & News
Runaway alters scripts in wake of actor accident
by | November 2, 2010 | 16 Comments
Runaway’s resident bitchy mastermind Yoon Son-ha (okay, she’s more of a bitchy middle-manager) was recently in a car accident. Initially all sides had asserted that her accident would not affect the drama at all, but the writer-PD duo have decided to write her out of the upcoming scripts because she... More »


Drama Casting & News
Birdie Buddy finally gets an airdate
by | November 2, 2010 | 22 Comments
Finally, news of Group 8’s golf drama Birdie Buddy, which has been given a tentative airdate of March 2011, according to one representative from the production company on November 2. And it’s about time! It’s not that I’ve been looking forward to this show — I haven’t — but it... More »


Drama Recaps
Tamra the Island: Episode 9
by | November 1, 2010 | 30 Comments
What a great episode. We move from climax to climax, with few breaks in between. People fight, people die, leadership changes, parties are had, boats sail away and there is a whole lot of crying along the way. So strap in.... More »


Drama Casting & News
First stills of Daddy’s Girl Moon Chae-won
by | November 1, 2010 | 27 Comments
Moon Chae-won looks every bit the part as the heroine of SBS’s It’s Okay, Daddy’s Girl, cuddling up to her drama-dad, played by screen veteran Park In-hwan, in these first stills from the upcoming show. Moon’s character is an immature youngest daughter who is forced to grow up when her... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jang Geun-seok sings on Mary OST
by | November 1, 2010 | 187 Comments
It’s no surprise that Jang Geun-seok will be contributing to the OST of his new drama Mary Stayed Out All Night, since he’s sung for multiple roles in the past. Most notably, he sung several tracks for You’re Beautiful as the leader of its pop-idol band A.N.Jell. What IS a... More »


Drama Casting & News
Stills from Sungkyunkwan’s last shoots
by | November 1, 2010 | 137 Comments
Stills for the last shoot (sob!) are out for Sungkyunkwan Scandal, which airs its final two episodes today and tomorrow. (Beware of photo spoilers, in case you’re keeping yourself away from hints about unaired stuff — they aren’t too spoilery, but they do show upcoming scenes.) The drama’s PD, Kim... More »


Drama Recaps
Dr. Champ: Episode 10
by | October 31, 2010 | 84 Comments
Such a bitter win So, if I just continue with my first idyllic love introduced in episode 8’s recap, this one was like finding your boyfriend holding hands with your best friend. Whom he hated. The same day he had said he loved you, and bought you a puppy. What... More »