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Drama Recaps
Woman With a Suitcase: Episode 2
by | September 30, 2016 | 7 Comments
Even after losing everything she valued, our heroine is much too enterprising to be kept down for long. The old adage about shut windows and open doors holds true, and Geum-joo begins to discover new possibilities in life. And while our resourceful paralegal tries to bring her life back on track, our hero finds himself... More »


Drama Recaps
Woman With a Suitcase: Episode 1
by | September 28, 2016 | 39 Comments
Woman With a Suitcase promises to tackle some difficult questions with the story of its heroine, an accomplished paralegal who considers herself successful, but one whose confidence camouflages her weaknesses. Though she’s worked hard to build a reputation for herself, an encounter with a prospective client challenges her to evaluate what success means—is it about... More »


Drama Casting & News
Cool, confident character posters and a second teaser for Woman With a Suitcase
by | September 20, 2016 | 32 Comments
We’re about a week away from the premiere of MBC’s new Monday-Tuesday legal drama Woman With a Suitcase, and new promo materials have been released. Written by Kwon Eum-mi (Gap-dong) and directed by PD Kwon Seok-jang (Ex-Girlfriend Club), Woman With a Suitcase is the story of a capable legal office manager, played by Choi Ji-woo... More »


Drama Casting & News
Legal romance Woman With a Suitcase teases lighthearted laughs
by | September 12, 2016 | 21 Comments
Okay, so this cute romantic vibe in the first teaser is totally not what I expected for this drama, but I’ll take it. MBC’s new Monday-Tuesday legal drama Woman With a Suitcase comes from the writer of Gap-dong and was originally described as the story of a woman clawing her way back to success after... More »


Drama Casting & News
Bae Nuri as Choi Ji-woo’s right-hand woman in Woman With a Suitcase
by | August 19, 2016 | 4 Comments
Going from Dramaworld to the legal world, actress Bae Nuri has been cast in MBC’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday drama Woman with a Suitcase. Woman with a Suitcase is a legal-romance-mystery about a charismatic and competent legal office manager named Cha Geum-joo, played by Choi Ji-woo (Twenty Again), who meets Hahm Bok-geo, the president of a paparazzi... More »


Drama Casting & News
Woman With a Suitcase takes off with first script read
by | August 16, 2016 | 24 Comments
The first script reading for MBC’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday drama Woman With a Suitcase took place last week, and the four-hour session reportedly went by very smoothly. There are many experienced actors on this cast, but I’m especially looking forward to the onscreen chemistry between the two main leads, Choi Ji-woo (Twenty Again) and Joo Jin-mo... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: July 30, 2016
by | July 30, 2016 | 19 Comments
Choi Ji-woo, Joo Jin-mo, Jeon Hye-bin, Lee Joon Choi Ji-woo, Joo Jin-mo, Jeon Hye-bin, and Lee Joon have all confirmed Woman With a Suitcase, which will follow the fall of Choi, an office manager of a law firm who gets framed for a crime, and her eventual return to success. Joo’s a paparazzo who knows... More »


Drama Casting & News
Casting carries on for Woman With a Suitcase with Jeon Hye-bin and Lee Joon
by | July 20, 2016 | 33 Comments
The love quadrilateral for MBC legal drama Woman With a Suitcase is slowly settling into place. Choi Ji-woo (Twenty Again) and Joo Jin-mo (Beloved Eun-dong) are headlining, forming the main romance line, and now Lee Joon (Vampire Prosecutor) and Jeon Hye-bin (Oh Hae-young Again) are considering joining them to complete the rest of the square.... More »


Drama Casting & News
Joo Jin-mo to become Woman With a Suitcase’s secret helper
by | July 13, 2016 | 34 Comments
Ah, Choi Ji-woo (Twenty Again) may have her leading man for MBC’s Woman With a Suitcase, as Joo Jin-mo (Beloved Eun-dong) is currently in talks to join the production. I’m not convinced the title was quite the right choice for a show about a successful office manager (Choi Ji-woo) who is given a prison sentence... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: January 23, 2016
by | January 23, 2016 | 52 Comments
Yoon Shi-yoon Hooray! Yoon Shi-yoon (Prime Minister and I) will be released from military service (in the Marine Corps, no less) on January 27. His contract with his current agency, Taxi Entertainment, is expiring and the press is anticipating that he’ll branch off on his own. While I might side-eye others starting up their own agency,... More »