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Drama Casting & News
Jin Sae-yeon replaces Kim So-eun in Age of Feeling
by | November 26, 2013 | 69 Comments
KBS’s big-budget 1930s action noir drama Age of Feeling has had its share of setbacks and then some, with casting changes and broadcast delays left and right. But it looks like the production is finally setting sail for a January broadcast, for realsies this time, they swear. The thing is, in securing that January timeslot,... More »

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2012 KBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2012 | 257 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 »

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Gaksital: Episode 28 (Final)
by | September 6, 2012 | 352 Comments
I have good news and bad. The bad: Gaksital has to end, and today’s the day. The good: It is damn good, all the way to the finish line. Brace yourselves, citizens. This show hasn’t let up for one moment, and it sure as hell isn’t going to start now. Prepare your tears and your... More »

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Gaksital: Episode 27
by | September 5, 2012 | 161 Comments
So much good stuff today. The plot sets up for the final conflict to be played out in our finale, but today’s episode really shines in the character department — there’s some build-up, some pay-off, some resolution… and a whole lot of emotional intensity. We’re one episode from the end and I still don’t know... More »

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Gaksital: Episode 26
by | August 30, 2012 | 156 Comments
Is it safe to open my eyes? After yesterday, I’m a big ol’ scaredy… What if they hurt Kang-to again? Or worse? This close to the finale on a drama like this, I’m pretty much just clutching my heart and waiting for the other shoe to drop. Why is loving a hero such a painful... More »

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Gaksital: Episode 25
by | August 29, 2012 | 142 Comments
Yikes, Gaksital is so good today. Just when I’ve been starting to worry that the show has let its rebellion storyline overtake the smaller character moments, it brings back the emotion back — and in a big way. Because in addition to big movements in plot, we get some significant shifts in character arcs, coming... More »

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Behind the scenes of Gaksital in all its aegyo-riffic glory
by | August 26, 2012 | 168 Comments
If you’ve seen Joo-won in 1 Night 2 Days, you’ll know how ridiculously aegyo-tastic he is in real life, but who knew the same could be said of the rest of Gaksital’s cast? In fact, this is a good post for those of you whose nerves are feeling battered, what with all the drama’s darkness... More »

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Gaksital: Episode 24
by | August 23, 2012 | 194 Comments
This show takes dark to some new heights. Is there a black blacker than black? A black hole of evil so dark that it makes you question whether your eyes are open or closed? I can’t promise happy things. But you will be moved. To what end, I can’t even say. Plot-wise, it’s an episode... More »

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Gaksital: Episode 23
by | August 22, 2012 | 127 Comments
With the revelation of some secrets, it’s time for the cat to play with mouse… or is it cat pretending to be mouse, playing with cat? It’s a merry-go-round of feigned ignorance and false senses of security… and my nerves are at a fraying point. It’s also time for the grand plan to be revealed,... More »

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Eunjung quits Five Fingers in the wake of T-ara’s scandal
by | August 21, 2012 | 280 Comments
So this is big news: With the T-ara scandal still going strong in K-poplandia, idol-actress Eunjung is quitting her new drama Five Fingers, which just premiered 3 days ago. Wow. I knew the brouhaha was causing lots of concern for T-ara’s members’ projects, but never did I think the drama would actually drop her over... More »