Drama Casting & News
Time Slip Dr. Jin mired in lawsuits, moves up premiere
by | April 16, 2012 | 112 Comments
What is WITH this drama and the drama? I know we joked that Song Seung-heon was running about making demands that his drama Time Slip Dr. Jin make it on the air before the similarly-themed Faith stole any of its time-traveling thunder. (And here I am screaming, THAT SHIP’S ALREADY SAILED and its name was... More »

Drama Casting & News
Dr. Jin beats Faith to the punch with summer premiere
by | April 4, 2012 | 194 Comments
javabeans: So Song Seung-heon’s time-traveling medical drama has gotten on MBC’s schedule, and will be premiering in summer. They’re saying June, but it could be July. girlfriday: Er? I thought Time Slip Dr. Jin already had a timeslot. Wasn’t there a whole debate we had about the size of his ego and cable? javabeans: No,... More »

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Lee Min-ho stars opposite Kim Hee-sun in Faith
by | April 3, 2012 | 151 Comments
So if reports are true, fantasy fusion historical epic Faith has FINALLY found its hero in Lee Min-ho (City Hunter). Well, technically it had two other heroes before they had to drop out of the running; it’s kind of the drama that couldn’t keep a man, so I’ll go ahead and believe the Lee Min-ho... More »

Drama Casting & News
Will Faith finally find its hero in Lee Min-ho?
by | February 23, 2012 | 70 Comments
This drama has undergone one of the most topsy-turvy searches for a leading man I’ve seen in a long time in dramaland, and that’s saying a lot. Upcoming fusion medical sageuk series Faith has managed to keep Kim Hee-sun fixed as the heroine throughout its two-plus-year journey to broadcast, but has left potential heroes Lee... More »

Drama Casting & News
Fusion medical-fantasy drama Faith gets on the SBS schedule
by | February 16, 2012 | 40 Comments
After multiple delays and casting hiccups, fusion medical sageuk series Faith is finally going to get a broadcast, more than two years after initially casting and announcing the production. Or at least, we can hope it’ll actually make it to air, because we still need a hero. At this point I’m not going to believe... More »

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Kim Hee-sun keeps the Faith
by | January 5, 2012 | 27 Comments
Looks like the high-budget medical sageuk drama Faith isn’t dead yet, with a wave of fresh stories out to confirm that the production is now kicking back into gear, and that leading lady Kim Hee-sun — who agreed to the project two years ago — is still sticking with the project. The drama’s had a... More »

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Kang Ji-hwan doesn’t want to lose Faith
by | March 8, 2011 | 31 Comments
Is it just me, or is everyone in dramaland impersonating a yo-yo these days? At least Kang Ji-hwan is trying to STAY on a drama rather than leave one. Blockbuster 3D fusion sageuk medical drama (rah, that’s a mouthful) Faith has lost its leading man, not once, but twice, and it looks like bachelor number... More »

Drama Casting & News
Faith loses its second leading man in Kang Ji-hwan
by | December 26, 2010 | 37 Comments
Hmm, another setback for high-budget medical sageuk series Faith, which has lost leading man No. 2, Kang Ji-hwan, who’d been called in after the drama first lost Lee Jun-ki to army duty. The reason given by Kang’s management, S Plus Entertainment, was that he would be cutting back on all acting and industry activities, due... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kang Ji-hwan is Lee Jun-ki’s replacement in Faith
by | November 10, 2010 | 61 Comments
Finally, upcoming drama Faith has a leading man to fill in the spot vacated by its previous lead star Lee Jun-ki, who had to drop the drama when army service came calling. And now, with the casting of Kang Ji-hwan (Coffee House), things just got a lot more interesting! I’m currently making a sound right... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Hee-sun’s Faith up for a 2011 premiere
by | August 27, 2010 | 19 Comments
The high-budget drama production of Faith is going forward despite the loss of its star Lee Jun-ki to military service. (Lee had been cast, but was forced to drop out.) Kim Hee-sun, however, is still onboard, and the 30 billion won project (which seems insanely high for a drama series) will be produced in 3D.... More »