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Drama Casting & News
The bloody battle for the people’s hearts begins in Rebel
by | January 16, 2017 | 34 Comments
I spent months only seeing Yoon Kyun-sang (Doctors) as a giant baby who loves fluffy kitties in Three Meals a Day, so it’s a little jarring to see him covered in blood and making battle cries. But given his experience as a warrior in sageuk epic Six Flying Dragons, I think he’ll be in his... More »


Drama Casting & News
Yoon Kyun-sang’s sorrowful tears in Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People teaser
by | January 9, 2017 | 34 Comments
The first teaser for MBC’s anticipated sageuk Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People, starring Yoon Kyun-sang (Doctors), has been released. Written by Hwang Jin-young (King’s Daughter Soo Baek-hyang) and directed by Kim Jin-man (Kill Me, Heal Me), this upcoming drama retells the legend of the righteous thief Hong Gil-dong as a hero who fought against... More »


Drama Casting & News
2016 KBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2016 | 137 Comments
With some of the biggest drama hits of the past year, KBS had a full roster of stars in attendance to pick up trophies at the KBS Drama Awards. Or, as I like to call it, the Moonlight Descended From the Sun Drawn By Clouds Show, since those two dramas pretty much raked in all... More »


Drama Casting & News
Rebel Hong Gil-dong becomes Thief Who Stole the People
by | December 12, 2016 | 52 Comments
Cast and crew gathered for the first table read for MBC’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday fusion sageuk formerly known as Rebel Hong Gil-dong, which has a new name: Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People. Written by Hwang Jin-young (King’s Daughter Soo Baek-hyang) and directed by Kim Jin-man (Kill Me, Heal Me), Rebel is a retelling of the... More »


Drama Casting & News
Yoon Kyun-sang, Chae Soo-bin sign on for Rebel Hong Gil-dong
by | November 16, 2016 | 115 Comments
At last, we have a cast in place for MBC’s new fusion sageuk Rebel Hong Gil-dong, and I’m really excited to see this pairing: Yoon Kyun-sang (Doctors) has signed on to play the legendary Joseon folk hero Hong Gil-dong, and Chae Soo-bin (Moonlight Drawn By Clouds) will play his leading lady. It’ll be the first... More »


Drama Casting & News
Chae Soo-bin offered lead for high school mystery drama Solomon’s Perjury
by | October 12, 2016 | 66 Comments
Ooh, Chae Soo-bin (Moonlight Drawn By Clouds) may be getting her first leading role, which would be great news because she’s a promising new talent who could definitely handle taking on a lead in a serious high school drama about bullying and school violence called Solomon’s Perjury, based on a Japanese film of the same... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: September 3, 2016
by | September 3, 2016 | 72 Comments
Yoo Inna, Lee Hong-ki She had been in the midst of filming final scenes for Love Through a Millennium 2, Rendezvous Under Moonlight (billed as the Chinese remake of Queen Inhyun’s Man), but Yoo Inna has suddenly stepped down from the 28-episode show. Upon her return to Korea, official reports surfaced in China that Yoo... More »


Drama Recaps
Moonlight Drawn By Clouds: Episode 1
by | August 22, 2016 | 152 Comments
Moonlight Drawn By Clouds is basically cuteness overload. It’s not your grandpa’s sageuk, or even your mother’s sageuk, and makes no claims to historical realism. If anything, this is your little sister’s sageuk, full of puppies and rainbows and an effervescent bright spirit, and I mean that in all of the good ways—it’s youthful but... More »


Drama Casting & News
Hearts and smiles at Moonlight Drawn By Clouds’ press conference
by | August 18, 2016 | 123 Comments
How adorable is this cast? It’s not unusual for actors to be full of smiles on the day of their drama’s production press conference, but the cast of fusion fantasy romance Moonlight Drawn By Clouds seems especially bright-eyed and sparkly, and it puts a big goofy smile on my face. They’re just so young and... More »


Drama Casting & News
Bold, faithful, and devilish for Moonlight Drawn By Clouds
by | August 9, 2016 | 70 Comments
It isn’t to say that any K-drama these days lacks for beauty, but KBS fusion fantasy romance sageuk Moonlight Drawn By Clouds is really throwing the pretty at us — leads Park Bo-gum and Kim Yoo-jung were lovely in their character posters, and the secondary leads are giving them a run for their money. Here... More »