Posts Tagged ‘A Gentleman’s Dignity’

Drama Casting & News
Heirs’ hitmaker writer to return with blockbuster human melo
by | February 18, 2014 | 74 Comments
The star writer of Secret Garden, A Gentleman’s Dignity, and Heirs will be back with a new “human melodrama” for SBS, which means SBS is probably already counting their chickens (or moneys) since writer Kim Eun-sook is pretty much a sure thing for them in terms of ratings. Love or hate her dramas, they still... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Min-ho in new drama from star writer Kim Eun-sook
by | March 28, 2013 | 290 Comments
Lee Min-ho! Back in a drama! From “rom-com queen” writer Kim Eun-sook! So many feelings to feel! Don’t forget to breathe! This is quite the power hookup, as far as big names go — Kim Eun-sook dramas are huge hits almost automatically, with A Gentleman’s Dignity and Secret Garden being her two most recent offerings.... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Dramaland: The gift that keeps on giving [Year In Review, Part 5]
by | December 24, 2012 | 141 Comments
If there’s anything that Santa has taught me over the years (other than a musical mnemonic about single-malt scotches), it’s that Christmas is a time of giving. Dramaland gives us so much throughout the year, that I thought it was finally time for me to stop being a grinch and give back, out of the... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 20 (Final)
by | September 1, 2012 | 88 Comments
FINAL EPISODE RECAP javabeans: Cold open! Ha, I love that these actors play themselves at half their ages, like in this scene where they’re all decked out in school uniforms and totally playing blind to the fact that they’re acting with, like, 17-year-olds. girlfriday: This is my favorite, just for the ridiculous factor of these... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 19
by | August 31, 2012 | 65 Comments
javabeans: So we’re doing something different with these last two episodes of A Gentleman’s Dignity, because sometimes life gets busy while you’re recapping. Sad but true. But we know that a drama fix is never complete without a finale, so girlfriday and I decided we’d lend a hand and finish things off. But it’s been... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 18
by | August 4, 2012 | 55 Comments
Waiting is excruciating. Period. EPISODE 18 RECAP F44 takes a drive in Yoon’s car, which is rear-ended by a young man in his twenties. Do Jin notes that the kid’s car probably belongs to his daddy and the others smirk in response before putting their hands around their necks. They feign pain as they step... More »


Drama Casting & News
Another week of delays for A Gentleman’s Dignity
by | August 3, 2012 | 80 Comments
Is that the face of dismay you’re wearing at hearing this news? A Gentleman’s Dignity has already been put on hold for one week while SBS has been broadcasting Olympics coverage instead, but it was supposed to air its last two episodes this weekend. Now the broadcaster has announced that there will be another pre-emption,... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 17
by | July 28, 2012 | 136 Comments
Yay for plot movement, nay for how it was handled. Yay for cute, nay for useless filler. EPISODE 17 RECAP Yoon comments that it’s already been ten years since the 2002 World Cup and the boys sigh as they divulge memories of watching South Korea move up to the second round of the tournament. Do... More »


Drama Casting & News
Olympics-preempted drama schedule update
by | July 26, 2012 | 74 Comments
So there’s good news and bad news this time. Or, perhaps bad news wrapped in a delicious candy coating? Um… absence makes the heart grow fonder? Is this working? I hear that patience and fortitude are character-building. Or so they say. Obviously I wouldn’t know. You’d think the broadcasters would’ve planned ahead, given that the... More »


Drama Casting & News
Drama preemptions abound for the Olympic Games
by | July 23, 2012 | 137 Comments
Sad news for impatient drama viewers, which may be a redundant moniker. What, you can’t just give me my crack and then TAKE IT AWAY. The London Olympics will be taking over some major primetime broadcasting slots, and it looks like dramas will be preempted left and right. Everyone take a deep breath, and stock... More »


Drama Casting & News
Extension updates: Dr. Jin yes, Gentleman no
by | July 23, 2012 | 122 Comments
After a few weeks of maybes and We’re negotiating and rumors, weekend shows Dr. Jin and A Gentleman’s Dignity have both come out with official stances on the state of their futures: Dr. Jin will be getting its hoped-for extension after all, while weekend ratings winner A Gentleman’s Dignity will wrap without any additional installments.... More »