Posts Tagged ‘Jang Hyuk’

Drama Casting & News
Jang Nara and Jang Hyuk reunite for summer rom-com
by | April 3, 2014 | 124 Comments
It’s hard to believe it’s been twelve years since Jang Hyuk and Jang Nara shared the small screen in 2002′s Successful Story of a Bright Girl, but it seems just long enough for everyone to welcome their onscreen reunion with fond nostalgic feelings and anticipation. They’ll be returning to dramaland this summer to headline a... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Joseon romance thriller Age of Innocence finalizes its cast
by | February 17, 2014 | 32 Comments
The lineup is solid and the story intriguing for Age of Innocence, a new movie project in the works set in the Joseon era that headlines Shin Ha-kyun (All About My Romance, Brain) and Kang Haneul (Heirs, Monstar) in a father-son match-up. The central premise is of a gisaeng who initially sets out to get... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Jang Hyuk considers sweet romantic melo Strawberry Milk
by | September 15, 2013 | 39 Comments
It’s just one project after the next for Jang Hyuk, who’s coming off a recently released movie (The Flu) and currently in talks for his next. The movie is a melo-romance titled Strawberry Milk that comes from the director of 2004′s popular youthful romance Temptation of Wolves, Kim Tae-kyun, with whom Jang Hyuk previously worked... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Hide and Seek leads the thriller-packed box office
by | August 19, 2013 | 29 Comments
We’ve got a couple of movies burning up the box office these days, and taking a look at the top of the charts would indicate we’re in thriller season. The big names of recent weeks have been Ha Jung-woo’s The Terror Live, Jang Hyuk and Su Ae’s contagion thriller The Flu, and the most recent... More »

Celebrity News
Jang Hyuk publishes collection of personal essays
by | August 5, 2013 | 28 Comments
Bookish and writerly are hardly the first two words that pop to mind when thinking of Jang Hyuk (IRIS 2, Tree With Deep Roots, Chuno)—and maybe not even the last two words, really, in that they are words I would never think to pair with him at any point of any sort of adjective-naming game.... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Jang Hyuk and Su Ae battle deadly virus
by | June 8, 2013 | 57 Comments
Okay, now this is my worst nightmare. But deadly contagious viruses do make good movie fodder, don’t they? Here’s the first teaser for this summer’s epidemic disaster movie The Flu, starring Jang Hyuk (IRIS 2) and Su Ae (Queen of Ambition). I really wish they’d come up with a cooler title, ’cause this one conjures... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Jang Hyuk goes variety for Real Men
by | May 21, 2013 | 43 Comments
Jang Hyuk (IRIS 2) is the newest star to expand his repertoire with variety, and has announced he will be joining the cast of Sunday variety program Real Men, which basically drops its members into army boot camp and makes them suffer for our entertainment. Current cast members include Ryu Soo-young (Ojakkyo Brothers, Kim Su-ro... More »

Drama Recaps
IRIS 2: Episode 1
by | February 15, 2013 | 98 Comments
It’s a new era at NSS! I started with IRIS over three years ago, moved on to Athena, and now here is IRIS 2. It’s a full circle… unless of course they decide to make an IRIS 3, and an Artemis, or ARES, or Hercules… Then my circle won’t ever complete. A quick note that I haven’t decided to fully recap this series,... More »

Drama Casting & News
7 new character posters for IRIS 2
by | January 13, 2013 | 57 Comments
New character posters are out for the main cast of IRIS 2!… and they look just like the main poster released a few weeks ago. Which happen to look just like the Athena and IRIS 1 posters that came before it. The character posters, starting with the top row, feature our heroes and heroines of... More »

Drama Casting & News
2012 KBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2012 | 256 Comments
And closing out the year-end drama awards is KBS, who didn’t stray too far off the beaten path. The big winner tonight was You Who Rolled In Unexpectedly, the big ratings pull for the station this year. Taking home the Daesang was its star, Kim Nam-joo, who continues her reign as queen of the small... More »

Drama Casting & News
IRIS 2′s main promo poster
by | December 26, 2012 | 67 Comments
The main poster is out for upcoming blockbuster sequel IRIS 2, and I’ll say this for the franchise: It sure knows its brand, ’cause it’s clinging to that concept like a second lead clings to his unrequited love, with little deviation. This isn’t anything we haven’t already seen before, from both the original IRIS and... More »