Drama Recaps
Three Days: Episode 9
by | April 2, 2014 | 36 Comments
We’re in the second three-day chunk of Three Days, which escalates the story—and the stakes—nicely, adding a twist and heightening conflict. Despite the dumbness of naming a drama Three Days and then exceeding three days in your timeline, I do think this escalation is working for the story; the initial... More »


Drama Recaps
God’s Gift – 14 Days: Episode 10
by | April 2, 2014 | 130 Comments
We’re at the halfway mark for time travel, and the search is narrowing down. Amidst the misunderstandings and confusions, the evidence is pointing to one direction, and hopefully it’s the right one. Our characters are taking major steps forward in the case, and their web of connections is almost complete.... More »


Drama Casting & News
First script read for medical melo Doctor Stranger
by | April 2, 2014 | 52 Comments
Oooh, I’m starting to get excited about Doctor Stranger, mostly because there is a special place in my heart for Lee Jong-seok (I Hear Your Voice). He and the cast got together for their first script read a few weeks back, and gosh, don’t he and Park Hae-jin (You From... More »


Drama Casting & News
Baek Jin-hee to claim two brothers’ love in Triangle
by | April 2, 2014 | 47 Comments
A love triangle for Triangle–it only seems fitting, doesn’t it? MBC’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday drama has confirmed that Baek Jin-hee will be joining the cast as one of the leads, which means she’ll just take up residence in the timeslot that belongs to her most recent drama, Empress Ki. In Triangle... More »


Drama Recaps
Full Sun: Episode 14
by | April 2, 2014 | 41 Comments
Just when you thought that things might get easier for our couple because the truth is quickly unraveling at Daddy Han’s feet, then let me tell you that they don’t. Instead, our hero makes a questionable choice that leads to a growing list of concerns, but then you’d be surprised... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Grandpas Over Flowers in Spain: Episode 4
by | April 1, 2014 | 37 Comments
EPISODE 4. Broadcast on March 28, 2014. girlfriday: We return to the train sleeper car from hell, where four grown men are supposed to spend the night packed in like sardines. javabeans: All I can say is: Thank god for liquor. Because if not for the bar car, I’m pretty... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Lee Byung-heon lands role in Terminator: Genesis
by | April 1, 2014 | 63 Comments
Mega Holly- and Hallyu- wood star Lee Byung-heon has been cast as a central character in the reboot of the Terminator series, Terminator: Genesis. While the details around the role are unknown, Lee Byung-heon will collaborate with Arnold Schwarzenegger, who is reprising his role as Terminator, in the fifth film... More »


Drama Casting & News
Big Man steals hearts (literally)
by | April 1, 2014 | 41 Comments
Hmm, KBS isn’t really selling me on Big Man, which is disappointing since it marks my Kang Ji-hwan’s return to television and I miss seeing him in good things. Daniel Choi is another selling point, with his ability to be alternately assy and adorkable. How much would I love it... More »


Drama Casting & News
Gap-dong’s special webtoon high on chills and thrills
by | April 1, 2014 | 47 Comments
To amp up the creepy factor in anticipation of its upcoming premiere, tvN’s chilling murder-mystery-crime thriller Gap-dong has released a special corresponding webtoon on its website, which you can see here: http://giftmap.interest.me/View/1905. Be sure to scroll all the way down! Now that you’ve been thoroughly creeped out (if you say... More »


Drama Recaps
Full Sun: Episode 13
by | April 1, 2014 | 20 Comments
You know what they say: when one bromance closes its door, another bromance blossoms anew. Okay, that might not be what they say but it’s nice to know that Se-ro’s got people on his side when the hunt for one USB drive is what it takes to bring one corrupt... More »


Drama Recaps
God’s Gift – 14 Days: Episode 9
by | March 31, 2014 | 115 Comments
Things are gettin’ good. The action revs up, the plot thickens, the list of baddies grows ever longer, and our characters start to make some crucial connections in the case. But most importantly (and most adorably), they start to connect to each other as well. Is it wrong to hope... More »