Drama Casting & News
Yoo Seung-ho’s Ruler–Master of the Mask in talks to air on MBC in spring
by | October 10, 2016 | 27 Comments
I think this drama is still a ways off from finalizing its air date, but there’s a new update on the upcoming sageuk Ruler–Master of the Mask, the drama courting Yoo Seung-ho (Remember–Son’s War) to headline. It’s being considered for a Wednesday-Thursday slot in March on MBC, and though the... More »

Drama Casting & News
Yang Dong-geun in contention to join Missing 9
by | October 10, 2016 | 7 Comments
Missing 9 casting continues, with Yang Dong-geun (Three Musketeers, Hero) currently in the mix to take a role in the MBC drama about a former K-pop star and a stylist who crash-land on an island (formerly titled Picnic and Gaia). Last we heard, Jung Kyung-ho (One More Happy Ending) and... More »

Drama Casting & News
Su Ae finds an intruder living in her house
by | October 10, 2016 | 56 Comments
Keh, the first teaser for KBS’s new rom-com The Man Living in Our House is adorable. In the upcoming series based on a webtoon, Su Ae (Mask) plays a flight attendant with anger issues who often drinks her troubles away until she’s red in the cheeks. Her troubles stem from... More »

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Namgoong Min offered drama lead as Rebel Hong Gil-dong
by | October 10, 2016 | 36 Comments
Ooh, there are several details about this new project that have me sitting up in interest: First up, there’s a new MBC Monday-Tuesday drama in the works, and it’s called Rebel Hong Gil-dong, based on one of Korea’s most famous folklore heroes. Secondly, it’s Namgoong Min (Beautiful Gong-shim, Remember—Son’s War)... More »

Drama Recaps
The K2: Episode 6
by | October 9, 2016 | 330 Comments
New dangers are in store for Je-ha, and they’ll require the use of his heart rather than his gun. Reopening deep emotional wounds can often be an unpleasant task, but if that’s the cost of getting one step closer to the bottom of the truth, then our bodyguard is more... More »

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Celebrating 10 years with the tvN10 Awards
by | October 9, 2016 | 300 Comments
Cable network tvN held its first-ever awards ceremony in celebration of its ten-year anniversary as a station, and its biggest dramas and variety shows were awarded prizes left and right. Seriously, there were so many awards. While the Big 3 stations (KBS, MBC, SBS) hold awards every year, cable shows... More »

Drama Recaps
Jealousy Incarnate: Episode 14
by | October 9, 2016 | 371 Comments
There’s a sweet, lingering wistfulness about this episode, as Hwa-shin plunges deeper into his feelings. It’s a lovely examination of one-sided love, where we explore the happiness of just being able to be near someone, even when they don’t return your feelings. But the real happiness, I think, is making... More »

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On the Way to the Airport: Episode 6
by | October 9, 2016 | 89 Comments
There’s only so much one guy can take. Do-woo’s had to shoulder a lot of pain lately, and it doesn’t get any easier as he’s forced to start questioning everything he’s ever known. And while I am glad our main couple has integrated rules into their relationship, they might have... More »

Drama Casting & News
Drama viewership ratings for the week of Oct. 3-9, 2016
by | October 9, 2016 | 136 Comments
While Moonlight Drawn By Clouds is still the undisputed champion of the Monday-Tuesday circuit, the slight dip in its ratings seems directly proportionate to the rise of its competitors. Woman With a Suitcase rose considerably in its second week, and it may not be too far off from reaching 10%... More »

Drama Recaps
1% of Anything: Episode 2
by | October 8, 2016 | 49 Comments
This hour brings our leads closer together as they begin to find their way to the contract relationship that’s at the center of this drama—with plenty of bickering along the way, of course. Our hero finds new ways to show just how far he needs to go to redeem himself,... More »