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Drama Casting & News
Cha Tae-hyun joins variety drama The Best Hit as actor and director
by | March 23, 2017 | 30 Comments
Actor Cha Tae-hyun (The Producers) will be co-producing upcoming KBS variety drama The Best Hit with 1 Night 2 Days PD Yoo Ho-jin, serving as both director and actor on set. That’s super interesting, as it will be Cha’s first attempt at taking on a directorial role. From the current plot description, it sounds like... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: November 5, 2016
by | November 5, 2016 | 80 Comments
Lee Jong-seok, Lee Jun-ki, Park Hae-jin, Ji Chang-wook Lee Cho-hee, Taecyeon, Kai, Choi Ji-woo What I wouldn’t give to body swap with Lee Cho-hee (Lucky Romance). She’ll star in web drama The Sixth First Kiss, which will basically serve as a giant ad for Lotte Department Stores. (But with this cast, I’m willing to overlook... More »


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Kim Yoo-jung and Cha Tae-hyun play cupid in Because I Love You
by | October 18, 2016 | 20 Comments
Trendy hit youth sageuk Moonlight Drawn By Clouds may be drawing to a close, but never fear, because adorable actress Kim Yoo-jung is coming back. This time, she’ll be on the big screen in healing comedy Because I Love You with Cha Tae-hyun (Slow Video) as her partner in matchmaking mischief. The film is about... More »


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Cha Tae-hyun considers KBS workplace comedy Chief Kim
by | October 5, 2016 | 42 Comments
There might be a new comedy on the books for Cha Tae-hyun (The Producers), who’s considering a dramaland comeback in the new project from writer Park Jae-bum of Good Doctor, Blood, and God’s Quiz. The new office comedy drama, called Chief Kim, is scheduled to air on KBS in January, and an offer is out... More »


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News bites: July 30, 2016
by | July 30, 2016 | 19 Comments
Choi Ji-woo, Joo Jin-mo, Jeon Hye-bin, Lee Joon Choi Ji-woo, Joo Jin-mo, Jeon Hye-bin, and Lee Joon have all confirmed Woman With a Suitcase, which will follow the fall of Choi, an office manager of a law firm who gets framed for a crime, and her eventual return to success. Joo’s a paparazzo who knows... More »


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Sassy Girl 2: Can Cha Tae-hyun resurrect the sass without the original girl?
by | May 11, 2016 | 59 Comments
The original sassy girl heads to the monastery to become a nun, and thus My New Sassy Girl debuts. Cha Tae-hyun (The Producers) returns to the big screen as Kyun-woo without Jeon Ji-hyun (Assassination), the original (and to some, forever the only) sassy girl. Idol starlet Victoria of f(x) plays the new sassy girl as... More »


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D.O. joins afterlife fantasy saga With the Gods
by | April 17, 2016 | 37 Comments
The cast has been confirmed for the new fantasy saga With the Gods starring Ha Jung-woo (Assassination) and Cha Tae-hyun (The Producers), and idol actor D.O. (Do Kyung-soo) of EXO is the latest addition to the ensemble. This is a movie I’m really looking forward to, because the webtoon is an interesting mix of dark... More »


Drama Casting & News
2015 KBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2015 | 158 Comments
Okay, one more red carpet to go and we’re officially done with 2015! Last up for the Big 3 broadcasters are the KBS Drama Awards, which had a few big stars in attendance and gave out many (many, many) awards, despite not having any huge hits this year. They also chose to split the Daesang... More »


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Joo Ji-hoon courted to be grim reaper minion in fantasy saga With the Gods
by | December 17, 2015 | 26 Comments
It’s interesting that the big fantasy blockbuster With the Gods is having to go through so many casting rounds, because I’d be first in line to play a minion to Ha Jung-woo’s grim reaper. How fun would that be? Sadly Kim Woo-bin declined and so did Park Bo-young (double saaaaaaad), but now Joo Ji-hoon (Mask)... More »


Drama Recaps
The Producers: Episode 12 (Final)
by | June 20, 2015 | 304 Comments
Well, it’s been a fun run, but it’s time to say goodbye to The Producers, which ends on a lesson about what it’s like to secure longevity, whether that’s with a program, a career, or relationships. And as the show has managed to do all series long, it’s really the relationships we care about, using... More »