‘Ji Sung’


Drama Casting & News
Ji Sung to fight back from behind bars in SBS’s Defendant
by | January 16, 2017 | 21 Comments
There’s certainly no missing the motif in these latest posters for the upcoming SBS drama Defendant, with Ji Sung (Entertainer) behind bars and a stern-looking Eom Ki-joon (Masked Prosecutor) determined to ensure that he stay there. The premise of the drama is a bit like The Fugitive with a dash Remember–Son’s War mixed in: A... More »


Drama Casting & News
Bloody knives and violent crimes in Defendant’s new teaser
by | January 10, 2017 | 24 Comments
Ooooh, I’m getting strong Memento crossed with The Count of Monte Cristo vibes from the second teaser of SBS’s upcoming Defendant. In this new revenge-thriller drama, an amnesiac Ji Sung (Entertainer) stars as a top prosecutor-turned-felon, whose wife is murdered and whose daughter disappears. Eom Ki-joon (Masked Prosecutor) plays a set of twins — one... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ji Sung is the best dad ever in new Defendant stills
by | January 4, 2017 | 55 Comments
Okay, so initially I was super sad that one of my current favorite dramas, Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim, would be ending. But going from Han Seok-kyu to Ji Sung (Entertainer) is pretty much going from awesome to awesome, so I’m cautiously looking forward to SBS’s Defendant. Plus, I need something to expunge the stain that... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
2016 Year in Review, Part 7: Editors’ Picks
by | December 29, 2016 | 322 Comments
Another year has come and gone, and while I am more than happy to put 2016 behind us and look forward to greener pastures in 2017 (they’ll be greener, won’t they?), we can’t say goodbye to the year without looking back at the best of it (and the worst, in some cases) and giving the... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ji Sung’s imprisoned mind and body in first teaser for Defendant
by | December 29, 2016 | 40 Comments
The first teaser is out for SBS’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday legal thriller Defendant, and it already looks as though Ji Sung (Entertainer) is poised to draw out the tears with a stirring performance as a prosecutor-turned-defendant on death row who’s convicted of a crime he has no recollection of, and forced to prove his innocence while... More »


Drama Casting & News
Legal drama Defendant finds leading lady in SNSD’s Yuri
by | November 15, 2016 | 157 Comments
girlfriday: Casting news for SBS’s Defendant!   javabeans: Ooh! Yay! Hit me. girlfriday: SNSD’s Yuri has been cast in it. javabeans: …I take that back. But okay, I’ll think positively. Just as long as they get a good lead… girlfriday: She’s the lead.... More »


Drama Casting & News
Eom Ki-joon and others recruited for SBS’s Defendant
by | November 2, 2016 | 22 Comments
Potential leading actors Ji Sung (Entertainer) and Han Ye-seul (Madam Antoine) are still considering starring in SBS’s new Monday-Tuesday legal thriller Defendant, and meanwhile we’ve got a few more actors who are being courted for supporting roles: Eom Ki-joon (Night Teacher, Masked Prosecutor), Eom Hyun-kyung (The Good Wife, All Is Well), and Kim Min-seok (Doctors).... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ji Sung considers MBC’s Rebel Hong Gil-dong, SBS’s Defendant
by | October 13, 2016 | 37 Comments
Oh interesting… maybe Namgoong Min (Remember–Son’s War) won’t be playing the title role in MBC’s Rebel Hong Gil-dong, because Ji Sung (Entertainer) has now been offered the lead in the fusion sageuk, which would reunite him with Kill Me, Heal Me PD Kim Jin-man. It’s unclear whether Namgoong Min was offered a different role altogether... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ji Sung considers SBS prison break thriller Defendant
by | August 2, 2016 | 60 Comments
You had me at Ji Sung. I know, I was excited when he was cast in Entertainer too and that drama ended up being a waste of his talents, but this one is a fugitive thriller! From one of the writers of City Hunter! I think it’s safe to get a little excited, no? Ji... More »


Drama Recaps
Entertainer: Episode 18 (Final)
by | June 17, 2016 | 45 Comments
It’s time to say goodbye to Seok-ho and his Ddanddara boys, which is a lot harder than I ever expected it to be. Entertainer has been such a fun little show, with characters I’ll miss, and I’ll remember Hyung and his story most fondly. It’s been a sweet journey, with lots of laughs and tears,... More »