Drama Recaps
Girl Who Sees Smells: Episode 11
by | May 9, 2015 | 122 Comments
Ugh, it’s Noble Idiot Time, though it comes from an unexpected direction. The final pieces of the puzzle of Cho-rim’s past are ready to snap into place, and it’s only a matter of who knows what, and when, that will determine how things play out from here forward. And since... More »


Drama Casting & News
Flying fists and disguises for action thriller Hidden Identity
by | May 8, 2015 | 38 Comments
Shadows, subterfuge, and fisticuffs: What’s not to like? I was curious to see how Kim Bum (Goddess of Fire Jung-yi), once so adorably round-cheeked, would transition into a badass action-fighter role, and I’m glad to see that he takes it on with style (even if I can’t quite take the... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 245
by | May 8, 2015 | 33 Comments
When the toys go missing, it’s up to our cast and a hip-hop duo to track them down and restore the children’s happiness. Of course that means they have to go through some pain themselves, but our cast members will go through any lengths to ensure a child’s smile and... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim Seul-gi joins Oh My Ghostess as lusty virgin ghost
by | May 8, 2015 | 56 Comments
What a perfect fit. If I had to cast a lustful virgin ghost to go around possessing unsuspecting drama heroines and turning them boy-crazy, I’d definitely put Kim Seul-gi at the top of that list. Okay, so she might be the only name on that list. The SNL Korea funny... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #394
by | May 8, 2015 | 231 Comments
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Drama Casting & News
Baek Jin-hee, Jung Yumi in the mix to join Six Flying Dragons
by | May 8, 2015 | 39 Comments
After having filled its main lineup with a few big names—namely, Kim Myung-min and Yoo Ah-in—SBS’s sageuk drama Six Flying Dragons is looking to cast its leading ladies. Up for two main roles are Baek Jin-hee (Pride and Prejudice) and Jung Yumi (Maids), to play romantic partners to our leading... More »


Drama Recaps
Angry Mom: Episode 16 (Final)
by | May 7, 2015 | 121 Comments
I expect no less from Angry Mom than a satisfying conclusion that includes righteous fury, heroism, bittersweet reality, and heartwarming sendoffs for everyone I love. That’s a tall order, but the finale does a pretty great job of giving us the things we want—some moments that we’ve been waiting for... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jung So-min up to rescue disaster victims in D-Day
by | May 7, 2015 | 20 Comments
I’ve been waiting for Jung So-min (Big Man) to take on another drama, and would be very happy if she signed on JTBC’s upcoming disaster drama D-Day; she’s just surfaced as the main contender for a lead role in it, though the cable station was hasty to add that nothing’s... More »


Drama Recaps
Superdaddy Yeol: Episode 16 (Final)
by | May 7, 2015 | 18 Comments
At last, it’s the moment of truth: Live or die? Now that Mi-rae’s finally decided to stay put, it’s up to the new family to be there for her to the end, whatever that end may be. There are still bumps in the road, but the last few weeks have... More »


Drama Casting & News
Diamonds and mirrors hide hidden agendas in Mask
by | May 7, 2015 | 50 Comments
SBS’s upcoming melodrama Mask certainly pours on the luxe for its first teaser, which depicts the central story of a woman who enters the rarefied world of the chaebol elite. The preview’s more of a metaphorical representation, with the normal-looking heroine entering the giant home of riches and luxury with... More »


Drama Casting & News
The prosecutor rips off his robes and dons his mask
by | May 7, 2015 | 74 Comments
Well, we asked for it, didn’t we? And now it can’t be unseen. The first teaser is out for KBS’s new crime-fighting vigilante drama Masked Prosecutor (or should I call it Prosecutor Libre?) and, um, I can definitely say it’s a comedy. Thank goodness for that, though I’m still holding... More »