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Drama Casting & News
Castaways Jung Kyung-ho and Baek Jin-hee in Missing 9
by | December 6, 2016 | 57 Comments
What happens when your onscreen biases are stripped away from their army of stylists, makeup artists, and support staff? What happens when they are separated from civilization itself? Missing 9 makes a drama of variety show Law of the Jungle, except there’s no hope that the shoot will eventually end. Stills have been released of... More »


Drama Casting & News
Meet the plane crash survivors of MBC’s Missing 9
by | December 2, 2016 | 49 Comments
Jung Kyung-ho, Oh Jung-se, Choi Tae-joon, Chanyeol, Baek Jin-hee, Lee Sun-bin, Ryu Won, Kim Sang-ho, Tae Hang-ho Remember the castaway drama Gaia, which turned into the idol-filled Picnic, and then into mid-life crisis story Missing 9? Well after multiple cast overhauls, two name changes, and one writer switch, it looks like things are moving forward... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: November 11, 2016
by | November 11, 2016 | 70 Comments
Yook Sung-jae Here’s our first peek at Yook Sung-jae (Village: Secret of Achiara) in tvN’s upcoming fantasy drama The Lonely, Shining Goblin, where he plays a chaebol heir whose family has served the goblin as vassals for thirteen generations. Gong Yoo stars as the mysterious goblin who aims to end his immortal life, and Yook... More »


Drama Casting & News
Baek Jin-hee courted to play lead in castaway drama Missing 9
by | October 7, 2016 | 24 Comments
And the Missing 9 casting saga continues. Because this drama has undergone so many changes (seriously, so many!), I guess it makes sense that even casting is still up in the air. Missing 9 (formerly known as Picnic, formerly known as Gaia) went from being a tale about a group of idols stuck on an... More »


Drama Casting & News
Namgoong Min lands lead role in Beast’s Beauty for SBS
by | March 24, 2016 | 65 Comments
Yay for Namgoong Min (Remember—Son’s War), who’s coming off a string of scene-stealing villain roles to land his first lead role in a broadcast drama, which is tentatively titled Beast’s Beauty. He must’ve made a good impression on his Girl Who Sees Smells producers, since that drama’s PD and writer are the ones behind this... More »


Drama Casting & News
2015 MBC Drama Awards
by | December 30, 2015 | 105 Comments
Do you think that if Ji Sung hadn’t been awarded the Daesang at the 2015 MBC Drama Awards, there’d have been actual mutiny? Not that there was much question that he would get it, but MBC has figured out ways to make head-scratcher decisions before. Like, say, suddenly increasing the number of award categories and... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: August 9, 2015
by | August 9, 2015 | 52 Comments
Seo Kang-joon, Kim Ki-bang, Kim Hee-chan Cheese in the Trap just keeps adding to its cast. Kim Ki-bang is a gay civil service exam student and good friend to the lead. This will be the actor’s fourth collaboration with director Lee Yoon-jung (they worked together on Heart to Heart, 4teen and Golden Time). Kim Hee-chan... More »


Drama Casting & News
Baek Jin-hee to headline new weekender from Jang Bori team
by | June 8, 2015 | 28 Comments
Huh, I don’t know that I’d choose a weekend drama over the highly anticipated sageuk Six Flying Dragons, but who knows, the choice may not really have been in her hands. After dropping the SBS historical drama opposite Yoo Ah-in, Baek Jin-hee (Pride and Prejudice) is now in contention to headline the newest drama from... More »


Drama Casting & News
Baek Jin-hee drops Six Flying Dragons
by | May 31, 2015 | 69 Comments
Aw, sad. SBS’s big blockbuster sageuk Six Flying Dragons has lost one of its dragons — Baek Jin-hee (Pride and Prejudice) has bowed out of the drama in the final contract negotiation stage. I only hope this doesn’t mean that other cast members aren’t locked down either, because if Yoo Ah-in or Kim Myung-min walk,... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
51st Baeksang Arts Awards
by | May 26, 2015 | 218 Comments
The Baeksang Arts Awards are back with their 51st installment, awarding prizes in both film and television. Most of the entries were fairly predictable, though the night wasn’t without a few surprise wins. One of the big surprises was variety PD Na Young-seok being named the Daesang winner in the TV category; although I wouldn’t... More »