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Drama Casting & News
Shin Hye-sun follows Five Kids with Legend of the Blue Sea
by | August 1, 2016 | 68 Comments
We’ve got another addition to the SBS buzz project Legend of the Blue Sea, otherwise known as “That Jeon Ji-hyun and Lee Min-ho Show, Brought to You by the City Hunter Director and You From Another Star Writer.” Sold, sold, sold, and sold. I’m sure there’s a plot and everything, but there’s so much star... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Hee-joon joins Lee Min-ho as a con artist for Legend of the Blue Sea
by | July 6, 2016 | 64 Comments
Aw yay, I really like Lee Hee-joon (Yoo-na’s Street, SORI: Voice From the Heart), so I’m pleased to hear he’s joining Jeon Ji-hyun (You From Another Star) and Lee Min-ho (Heirs) in their upcoming big-buzz project, Legend of the Blue Sea. He has met with the team and given his verbal agreement, and final details... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jeon Ji-hyun, Lee Min-ho team up in new SBS drama Legend of the Blue Sea
by | May 30, 2016 | 218 Comments
It’s happening, it’s really happening: Jeon Ji-hyun is re-teaming with her You From Another Star writer, Park Ji-eun, for a new drama co-starring Lee Min-ho (Heirs), with a high likelihood of him reuniting with his City Hunter director, PD Jin Hyuk. Is China even going to be able to handle the excitement? I half expect... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jeon Ji-hyun in talks to star in new drama from You From Another Star writer
by | April 18, 2016 | 247 Comments
This would certainly be a coup: Jeon Ji-hyun is considering her next project, and it could reunite her with her You From Another Star writer, Park Ji-eun (also The Producers), who has been planning a new drama with PD Jin Hyuk (Master’s Sun, City Hunter) that is also courting Lee Min-ho (Heirs) for his last... More »


Celebrity News
Jeon Ji-hyun gives birth
by | February 10, 2016 | 67 Comments
Congrats to actress Jeon Ji-hyun, who just gave birth to a baby boy on the morning of February 10. Her agency announced that mother and son are both healthy, and that she’ll be taking some time off to rest, after which she’ll choose her comeback project. There are a few headlines that are already announcing... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: January 3, 2016
by | January 3, 2016 | 70 Comments
Park Bo-gum will hold his first fan meeting on the day Answer Me 1988 concludes, January 16, at KBS arena, a space which fits 3,000 people. There are whispers some of his 1988 castmates might show up (although between it and I Remember You, he was the clear breakout). [TV Report]... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Guns blazing and plots in motion for period action movie Assassination
by | April 28, 2015 | 104 Comments
Ha Jung-woo, Jeon Ji-hyun, and Lee Jung-jae as a trio of badasses? By now those things are just a given considering their track record (Ha: Kundo, The Terror Live; Jeon: You From Another Star, The Thieves; Lee: Face Reader, New World), but that doesn’t make their new period action film Assassination look any less fun.... More »


Drama Casting & News
2014 SBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2014 | 151 Comments
And now for SBS’s awards! I thought yesterday’s ceremony over at MBC was a bit lackluster, but maybe that was more about not really loving MBC’s dramas of the past year and not having seen very many of their winners. It’s a different story over at SBS, which had a bunch of shows (and more... More »


Drama Casting & News
My Sassy Girl aiming for double revival on big and small screens
by | June 19, 2014 | 65 Comments
Rom-com classic My Sassy Girl wasn’t merely a box-office hit, it propelled its two leads to stardom, bolstered (or maybe even kickstarted) the spread of Hallyu when it was still in its incipient stages, and set the bar for rom-coms to follow. So it’s no surprise that there have been numerous attempts at spin-offs, remakes,... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
50th Baeksang Arts Awards
by | May 27, 2014 | 193 Comments
Spread the love around must’ve been this year’s mantra at the 50th annual Baeksang Awards, where the (somewhat) best of both film and television come to pick up shiny trophies. Once you get past the initial Huh, what, why? of the nominee list, the winners list is no surprise. There wasn’t a big sweep by... More »