‘Hwang Jung-eum’


Drama Casting & News
Ryu Joon-yeol and Hwang Jung-eum get handsy for Lucky Romance
by | April 19, 2016 | 167 Comments
I feel like Entertainer and Lucky Romance are already competing against each other with dueling couple photo shoots, even though the shows won’t be overlapping until late May, and not even for very long at that. But it’s inevitable when you’ve got Ji Sung going up against Hwang Jung-eum, and Hyeri going up against Ryu... More »


Drama Casting & News
Sneaking good luck charms in Lucky Romance’s first teaser
by | April 15, 2016 | 62 Comments
The first teaser for MBC’s new romantic comedy Lucky Romance is out, and it kinda makes me think that Hwang Jung-eum is playing the same character she usually plays in rom-coms, and Ryu Joon-yeol is playing his Answer Me 1988 character again. I’m sure that won’t actually be the case in the drama, but they... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lucky Romance’s leads get cozy
by | April 5, 2016 | 89 Comments
javabeans: Look, photo! girlfriday: Ooh, Lucky Romance already? They’re so cute together! javabeans: Even if they have the same hair. girlfriday: I was just thinking, I actually like Hwang Jung-eum’s hair! It’s a first for me. Even though maybe I like it because it’s Ryu Joon-yeol’s hair. Don’t you think she’ll find some way to... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ryu Joon-yeol joins Hwang Jung-eum in a Lucky Romance
by | March 22, 2016 | 164 Comments
Score! Ryu Joon-yeol, who had a huge debut year with Answer Me 1988 (also the films Socialphobia and Glory Day, and the variety program Youths Over Flowers in Africa), has been chosen to play the leading man in MBC’s upcoming rom-com Lucky Romance, which just confirmed Hwang Jung-eum a day ago. I’d heard some fan... More »


Celebrity News
Oh Snap! Hwang Jung-eum is a bride again
by | March 22, 2016 | 34 Comments
It’s not new news by now that actress Hwang Jung-eum was recently married, and while she describes her wedded bliss as being ordained by destiny, she also described herself as “itching” to get back into the acting game, and has already chosen her next project, MBC’s new rom-com Lucky Romance. Pictured here for Elle Korea,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Hwang Jung-eum confirms MBC rom-com Lucky Romance
by | March 22, 2016 | 78 Comments
MBC’s probably got another rom-com hit on their hands now that Hwang Jung-eum (She Was Pretty, Kill Me, Heal Me) has officially accepted the offer to headline Lucky Romance, an adaptation of a quirky webtoon about a luck-obsessed heroine, a penny-pinching landlord, and a plot to cure a streak of bad luck with a one-night... More »


Drama Casting & News
Hwang Jung-eum courted back to dramaland for Lucky Romance
by | March 17, 2016 | 108 Comments
This wouldn’t be giving her much of a honeymoon, but Hwang Jung-eum always seemed like the kind of actress who couldn’t stay away from acting for too long: She’s currently in consideration to star in an upcoming MBC drama that has me excited, a webtoon adaptation called Lucky Romance. (Perhaps it would be more accurate... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: February 27, 2016
by | February 27, 2016 | 35 Comments
Ji Chang-wook Ji Chang-wook recently wrapped filming on Chinese drama Mr. Right in Shanghai. He’s been in the city working on the show for three months, and he plays a man who goes from a lowly entry-level employee to a chaebol heir overnight, while his co-star Wang Xiao Chen suffers the opposite fate when her ultra wealthy... More »


Drama Casting & News
MBC melo Monster secures Kang Ji-hwan to headline
by | January 21, 2016 | 76 Comments
Ah, this casting makes more sense: Kang Ji-hwan (Big Man) is now confirmed as the leading man in MBC’s upcoming 50-episode melodrama Monster (formerly titled Tyrant), while relative newcomer Seo Kang-joon (Cheese in the Trap) is no longer in consideration for the show. It seemed so strange to have a young rookie like Seo being... More »


Drama Casting & News
MBC’s Tyrant gets renamed Monster, still looking for a leading lady
by | January 8, 2016 | 30 Comments
The MBC project formerly known as Tyrant has opted for a name change, and is now going by Monster (it’s the English word transliterated into Korean, not a Korean word meaning monster). I don’t think Monster’s a bad title for a drama, but it does kinda seem to me to be one step down on... More »




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4 If you squint really hard, those plot holes look smaller.

3 A for effort, C for execution.

2 Is it too late to hire a script doctor? I volunteer as tribute.

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