Posts Tagged ‘interviews’

Chungmuro/Film News
Kang Dong-won slays in Kundo
by | July 23, 2014 | 41 Comments
Kang Dong-won is making the press rounds for Kundo: Age of the Rampant (also known as Band of Thieves), which hits theaters on July 23. After finishing work on the movie Psychic in 2010, Kang headed to mandatory military service for two years, then spent another couple of years catching his breath and carefully reviewing... More »


Celebrity News
Kang Haneul: Reinventing himself into leading man
by | July 13, 2014 | 56 Comments
He’s definitely on fire: Kang Haneul, who began the year with a short but lauded appearance on Angel Eyes, has been cast as the lead in no less than four — yes, four — movies in 2014. Originally a musical theater actor, his breakthrough small screen performance was in last year’s Monstar, after which he... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
A Hard Day racks up ticket sales, Lee Seon-kyun reflects on its success
by | June 22, 2014 | 38 Comments
A Hard Day (previous working title: To the Grave), the action thriller starring Lee Seon-kyun, has held its own against an onslaught of Hollywood blockbusters, selling over two million tickets in the first three weeks of its release. We’ve highlighted the movie before, but in a brief review: Lee Seon-kyun is the investigator Go Geon-soo,... More »


Celebrity News
One drama down, one movie to go for Jo Jung-seok
by | September 8, 2013 | 149 Comments
He just wrapped a drama and has a movie release upcoming, which means more Jo Jung-seok in the news—always a good thing, I say. He spent the past six months filming family series You’re the Best, Lee Soon-shin, although I’d argue that he was terribly underutilized on that show. And that’s despite the fact that... More »


Celebrity News
Eom Ki-joon: “I want to act for a long, long time”
by | May 19, 2013 | 37 Comments
Eom Ki-joon just finished up a drama—May 4 was the finale of OCN’s The Virus—and rather than taking a break he’s headed immediately back to work for more performances, this time onstage, with some time to answer questions and take interviews like this one. Or rather, we can say he’s continuing the stage performances instead... More »


Celebrity News
Choi Jin-hyuk interview: “I lost hair stressing about the drama”
by | May 12, 2013 | 77 Comments
It’s safe to say that Gu Family Book turned Choi Jin-hyuk into an overnight star, even though he had steadily been acting for the better part of a decade and had leading roles in other dramas. I know a fair contingent of us here have long been fans of his gentle charisma (Pasta, I Need... More »


Celebrity News
Kang Ji-hwan’s post-Money interview and photo shoots
by | May 6, 2013 | 81 Comments
Ah, that time after an actor wraps a drama and finally has time to give tons of interviews and shoot photo spreads… Kang Ji-hwan recently finished up his weekend revenge-and-money-and-corruption drama Incarnation of Money, and we’ve got a slew of interviews and photos, like the cover he recently shot for May’s issue of The Star... More »


Celebrity News
Sung Joon: A brighter role next time?
by | January 20, 2013 | 60 Comments
The recent interview with Jung So-min came out at the end of last year, just as her popular cable drama Can We Get Married was heading into its finale. A new interview came out with her co-star Sung Joon just this past week, and caught up to him after he’d had a bit of time... More »


Celebrity News
Jung So-min: “Watching my bed scene with my parents was awkward”
by | January 1, 2013 | 91 Comments
Jung So-min is currently acting in the cable drama Can We Marry, which is heading into its finale… now. As in, today, almost right this minute. The show is hovering just under the 3% mark on JTBC, which may not be the incredible 8% ratings posted by Childless Good Fortune—8%, yowsa—but is still a strong... More »


Celebrity News
First kisses and crushes: Kim So-hyun in I Miss You
by | December 2, 2012 | 71 Comments
Child actress Kim So-hyun has been building up her resumé awfully quickly, given that she’s only 13 years old and already has 15 credits on her filmography. Granted, she debuted at three and has mostly played small parts (her credits include The Duo, Baker King Kim Tak-gu, Birth of the Rich and Thorn Birds), but... More »


Celebrity News
Lee Jun-ki: On army, acting, and Arang
by | November 7, 2012 | 102 Comments
With his drama Arang and the Magistrate wrapped, lead star Lee Jun-ki has been keeping busy by giving lots of interviews. And I mean tons. He’s everywhere! Since Arang was his first project out of military service, naturally this is a common thread in all of the interviews. Lee Jun-ki explained why he picked it,... More »