‘Jo Jin-woong’


Chungmuro/Film News
Park Chan-wook’s Agasshi gears up for Cannes premiere
by | May 6, 2016 | 36 Comments
Agasshi (or The Handmaiden), the newest film from director Park Chan-wook (Oldboy, Thirst), is making its world premiere at the 69th Cannes Film Festival, which opens next week on May 11. The stylish interpretation of Sarah Waters’ Victorian crime novel Fingersmith stars Kim Min-hee (Crying Man) and Ha Jung-woo (Assassination) in a story about thieves... More »


Celebrity News
Oh Snap! Jo Jin-woong is maybe the best thing ever
by | April 28, 2016 | 94 Comments
There’s just something magnetic about Jo Jin-woong, who’s always been able to captivate audiences no matter how big or small the part. I’ll never forget my first exposure to him in Chuno, where he played a loyal warrior with the heart of a lion, or his absolutely insane storyline in the makjang-to-rule-them-all Flames of Ambition,... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Jo Jin-woong to reunite with Kundo, Nameless Gangster director
by | March 18, 2016 | 34 Comments
I know, I already miss seeing Jo Jin-woong’s face every week in Signal. It’s impossible not to, after his performance in that show. But the good news is that he’s got a whole slew of new movies lined up to premiere this year, tvN’s remake of Entourage on the way (where he’ll play the Ari... More »


Drama Recaps
Signal: Episode 16 (Final)
by | March 14, 2016 | 210 Comments
Be still, my beating heart. From an intense opening to this heart-stopping conclusion, Signal shows us that it can utilize every available minute at its disposal to deliver the best it has to offer. Despite the familiar moments that may seem like we’re right back where we’ve started, there are hidden clues that suggest that... More »


Drama Recaps
Signal: Episode 15
by | March 13, 2016 | 99 Comments
We’re in the beginning of the end this week, as we close in on the final days of the past that shapes the present Hae-young and Soo-hyun currently know and live in. Given how the passage of time differs depending on a specific character’s perspective, that doesn’t leave much time to try and make some... More »


Drama Recaps
Signal: Episode 14
by | March 7, 2016 | 178 Comments
With this amount of corruption afoot, it’s amazing how any cop in this dramaverse can come out with a win. Brace yourselves for another intense, heart-pounding episode because this is one where allll the truths will come spilling out. Just in time too, because we’ve reached the year where the days are numbered for our... More »


Drama Recaps
Signal: Episode 13
by | March 6, 2016 | 162 Comments
Soo-hyun takes the spotlight this hour as she wrestles with her most difficult challenge yet: saying goodbye. Signal has put us through some emotionally trying episodes over its run, but if this episode is any indication, it can still wring more tears out of us. As we dig deeper into the past, there are fewer... More »


Drama Casting & News
Choi Woo-shik, Lee Dong-hwi consider joining Entourage
by | March 3, 2016 | 57 Comments
Choi Woo-shik, Seo Kang-joon Lee Kwang-soo, Jo Jin-woong, Lee Dong-hwi I wondered who they’d get to play the main character when Im Shi-wan turned down tvN’s remake of Entourage, but I’m happy with the move to court Choi Woo-shik (Ho-gu’s Love) for the role. He’s perfect for the everyman manager to a movie star (the... More »


Drama Recaps
Signal: Episode 12
by | February 29, 2016 | 91 Comments
Everything about this show breaks my heart. The beginning of the end has arrived for our detectives as they dig into the one case that started it all—bribery, corruption, secrets, lies, and a dead brother. Starting from the very beginning can often be the most helpful course of action when it comes to solving a... More »


Drama Recaps
Signal: Episode 11
by | February 28, 2016 | 124 Comments
O Signal, how you continue to capture my heart each week. We wrap up the Hongwon-dong case in this episode, and finally dive into the case Hae-young has a personal investment in. What lies ahead is an intricate web of secrets initially spun by a mystery source. It’ll be up to Jae-han to get to... More »




How would you rate this episode?

5 Badass. Omg. Squee.

4 If you squint really hard, those plot holes look smaller.

3 A for effort, C for execution.

2 Is it too late to hire a script doctor? I volunteer as tribute.

1 I want my hour back!

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