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Drama Casting & News
Parties, playing, promos, and posters for Entourage
by | October 13, 2016 | 18 Comments
Character posters are out for all five leads of tvN’s hotly anticipated remake of the HBO series Entourage, along with teasers of the remaining groupie members: Lee Dong-hwi (Answer Me 1988), Lee Kwang-soo (Dear My Friends), and Park Jung-min (You’re All Surrounded). Entourage is the story of rising star Young-bin, played by Seo Kang-joon (Cheese... More »

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Entourage to be simulcast in nine countries
by | October 11, 2016 | 46 Comments
It has been announced that tvN’s upcoming drama Entourage will be simultaneously broadcast in nine different Asian countries, including Korea, China, and Japan. In China, Entourage will be streamed through popular online media outlet Tencent Video at the same time as the Korean live broadcast. In Japan, it will be aired a week later on... More »

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Entourage’s power agent rolls onto the scene
by | October 10, 2016 | 16 Comments
Well, it’s a very brief teaser that ends almost as soon as it begins, but judging from what I’ve seen so far, Jo Jin-woong (Signal) has got the pompous swagger and yelling-into-the-phone aspect of an egotistical and powerful talent agent down to a tee. tvN’s Entourage is the South Korean remake of the hit HBO... More »

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Celebrating 10 years with the tvN10 Awards
by | October 9, 2016 | 300 Comments
Cable network tvN held its first-ever awards ceremony in celebration of its ten-year anniversary as a station, and its biggest dramas and variety shows were awarded prizes left and right. Seriously, there were so many awards. While the Big 3 stations (KBS, MBC, SBS) hold awards every year, cable shows usually don’t get the same... More »

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The Entourage goes from club to red carpet
by | October 6, 2016 | 34 Comments
I swear, this show releases promos in the puniest doses (why so stingy, Entourage?) but I suppose they do pique my curiosity for the show, so mission accomplished. The latest we have from the show is this first official poster, featuring the boys on the red carpet. The poster makes all sorts of puns on... More »

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First still cuts of the boys of Entourage
by | September 28, 2016 | 24 Comments
The first stills from tvN’s Entourage are out, and for a remake of an HBO series that depicts the cutthroat entertainment industry where egos and emotions run high, our first glimpse is decidedly sunlit and understated. I was totally expecting to see the talent agent played by Jo Jin-woong (Signal) holler into his phone or... More »

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Entourage drops pants in first teaser
by | September 26, 2016 | 45 Comments
At last, here’s the first real teaser for tvN’s Entourage, the remake of the HBO series about a movie star and his entourage of buddies navigating their way through showbiz and enjoying all the perks along the way. One of the perks, apparently, is traveling to red carpet events sans pants. Now, I would never... More »

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News bites: August 13, 2016
by | August 13, 2016 | 48 Comments
Jo Jin-woong, Bae Soo-bin He’s currently filming Sheriff, and he’s already agreed to reunite with director Yoon Jong-bin again (Kundo: Age of the Rampant): Jo Jin-woong is completing my dream cast by joining Lee Sung-min, Hwang Jung-min and Joo Ji-hoon in Maneuver. I wish the details on the film weren’t so stingy (all we’ve been... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Ha Jung-woo to redefine immigrant experience in Koreatown
by | August 4, 2016 | 10 Comments
It’s like seeing a beautiful rare butterfly when someone can make a successful crossover career in acting and directing, and Ha Jung-woo (Agasshi) is steadily on his way to doing just that. The acclaimed Chungmuro veteran actor made his debut as a director in 2013 with screwball comedy Rollercoaster, followed up by the period film... More »

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News bites: July 16, 2016
by | July 16, 2016 | 24 Comments
Jo Jin-woong, Ma Dong-seok Yes, please yes! Ma Dong-seok (Police Unit 38) is leaning towards choosing Admiral Kim Chang-soo as his next project, which would mean he might be working with another favorite, Jo Jin-woong (Signal), in a film about the political activist also known as Kim Koo. Jo’s being courted to play the titular... More »