Posts Tagged ‘Jin Yi-han’

Drama Casting & News
First script read for tvN rom-com My Secret Hotel
by | July 23, 2014 | 18 Comments
New romantic-comedy murder mystery My Secret Hotel is headed to tvN on Mondays and Tuesdays in about a month, and the first teaser is out along with stills of the cast gathered for the first script read. Besides being excited for the romantic entanglements of Yoo Inna (You From Another Star), Jin Yi-han (A New... More »


Drama Casting & News
Rom-com mystery My Secret Hotel confirms cast
by | July 15, 2014 | 79 Comments
Confirmations are in for tvN’s next Monday-Tuesday drama My Secret Hotel, along with clearer plot and character descriptions for our main cast: Yoo Inna (You From Another Star) will be headlining alongside Jin Yi-han (A New Leaf), as a hotel wedding planner who gets stuck planning her ex-husband’s second wedding. Gack. That sounds horrible, and... More »


Drama Casting & News
Namgoong Min, Yoo Inna, Jin Yi-han for tvN’s next romance
by | July 8, 2014 | 47 Comments
Hello, beautiful threesome. Offers are out to Namgoong Min (I Need Romance 3), Yoo Inna (You From Another Star), and Jin Yi-han (A New Leaf) to headline tvN’s next Monday-Tuesday drama, a romance with a mystery twist called My Secret Hotel. It’s intentionally a weird genre mashup of murder and romance, and the project was... More »


Drama Casting & News
Stills from the courtroom (and wedding hall) in A New Leaf
by | April 19, 2014 | 37 Comments
Here’s a whole big batch of stills for A New Leaf, the upcoming human-legal drama that takes one icily proficient star lawyer (Kim Myung-min), strikes him down with amnesia, and turns his life upside-down as a whole other side of his personality emerges after the accident. And while the stills aren’t exactly the most action-packed,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jin Yi-han joins the cast of MBC’s A New Leaf
by | April 14, 2014 | 31 Comments
A New Leaf is collecting a pretty solid lineup of acting talent, what with Kim Myung-min (King of Dramas) headlining as a tough lawyer who undergoes a personality shift after an accident gives him amnesia, and Kim Sang-joong (The Chaser) as his lawyer mentor. Jin Yi-han (Empress Ki, Dr. Jin) is the newest addition to... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jin Yi-han and Jung Woong-in join sageuk epic Hwatu
by | August 13, 2013 | 47 Comments
So many interesting actors, so little interest in this drama. Aie! I hate when this happens. Jin Yi-han is the latest addition to MBC’s upcoming 50-episode sageuk drama Hwatu, which will star Ha Ji-won as a Goryeo-born woman who becomes Empress Ki of the Yuan dynasty, and Joo Jin-mo as Goryeo’s King Chunghye, who wants... More »


Drama Recaps
Conspiracy in the Court: Episode 8 (Final)
by | March 3, 2013 | 17 Comments
And so it ends, as our ragtag team of dreamers try to deliver the king’s secret will to the last person they can trust, in a finale filled with blood, guts, glory, tears, and hope. That last thing most of all. Looking back, I’m still floored by how awe-inspiring this drama was from start to... More »


Drama Recaps
Conspiracy in the Court: Episode 7
by | February 24, 2013 | 8 Comments
I don’t think I’ve ever been so confused by a show before, though that’s not at all as bad as it sounds. Conspiracy in the Court makes me want to give multiple episodes multiple viewings, because little hints here and there end up informing and changing so much of what we’ve already seen. There are... More »


Drama Recaps
Conspiracy in the Court: Episode 6
by | February 17, 2013 | 10 Comments
This is mystery done right, romance done well, characterization handled with aplomb. It still surprises me that each episode can yield so much information about the characters we already know, sometimes reinforcing the traits we’ve associated with them, sometimes turning our perceptions upside down. It makes for an engaging watch, because while we may think... More »


Drama Recaps
Conspiracy in the Court: Episode 5
by | February 10, 2013 | 11 Comments
So. Good. SO GOOD. This episode is a journey into the heart of darkness as far as our hero is concerned, as we watch him struggle to accept that he now has no one to trust and no way to win. His is a dilemma that’s really puzzling because there really aren’t any good solutions... More »


Drama Recaps
Conspiracy in the Court: Episode 4
by | February 3, 2013 | 11 Comments
Imagine trying to achieve something while all your friends secretly block your every move. Then imagine that none of those people are your friends. Then imagine that your goal is saving a country, and those frenemies are a bunch of old fogeys with nothing better to do than make you miserable. Now you’re the king,... More »