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Drama Casting & News
Bubblegum’s childhood friends become a couple
by | September 30, 2015 | 44 Comments
I know, we’re all probably a little shellshocked from the last pair of best friends who took their sweet-ass time (7000 days, to be exact) to become lovers, but maybe this couple will have better luck igniting the spark at the right time? Posters are out for tvN’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday drama Bubblegum, starring Jung Ryeo-won... More »

Drama Casting & News
Character stills and teasers for rom-com Bubblegum
by | September 21, 2015 | 80 Comments
Here’s a peek at tvN’s quirky friends-to-lovers romantic comedy Bubblegum, starring Jung Ryeo-won (Medical Top Team) and Lee Dong-wook (Iron Man) as childhood friends who start to see each other differently as adults. Judging from the teasers, I wonder if this drama is going for anti-chemistry as a concept, which could be a funny tactic.... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Jong-hyuk, Park Hee-bon join tvN’s Bubblegum
by | August 11, 2015 | 22 Comments
We’ve got more casting additions to tvN’s new romance drama from PD Kim Byung-soo of Nine and Queen Inhyun’s Man. The new series, called Bubblegum, stars Jung Ryeo-won (Medical Top Team) and Lee Dong-wook (Mandate of Heaven) as the leads in the “adult fairytale” about people who are all lacking in some way, who become... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jung Ryeo-won, Lee Dong-wook cast in new tvN drama
by | July 21, 2015 | 49 Comments
We’ve got another dramaland reunion in the works: Lee Dong-wook (Iron Man, Mandate of Heaven) and Jung Ryeo-won (Medical Top Team, King of Dramas) are being courted to headline the new tvN drama Bubblegum, slated for a winter broadcast either late this year or early next year. The two actors were co-stars on the 2003... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Daniel Henney and Jung Ryeo-won consider movie match-up
by | May 27, 2014 | 59 Comments
More old-school drama reunions! What’s in the water in dramaland these days? Next on the list of (potentially) reunited first-wave-Hallyu-lovers are Daniel Henney (Runaway Plan B, Spy) and Jung Ryeo-won (Medical Top Team, King of Dramas), who are both eyeing a new movie titled Mr. Beautiful. (First he’s Mr. Perfect, now he’s Mr. Beautiful. Well,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jung Ryeo-won offered lead in Big Man
by | February 18, 2014 | 24 Comments
…but may not take the role. I know, way to give me a cookie and take it away. Still, hearing about this potential casting definitely piqued my interest in Big Man: Jung Ryeo-won (King of Dramas, History of a Salaryman) has been offered the leading lady role in the love-and-revenge drama starring Kang Ji-hwan (Incarnation... More »

Drama Recaps
Medical Top Team: Episode 1
by | October 12, 2013 | 121 Comments
Not the image you’d associate with a medical drama, is it? Never fear, since there’s plenty of high-stakes doctoring to go around in MBC’s Medical Top Team, which premiered earlier this week against Heirs and ratings winner Secret, which is already in its third week. (I know!) The first half is a bit wonky, but... More »

Drama Casting & News
Cuteness behind the scenes of Medical Top Team
by | September 30, 2013 | 53 Comments
If the cast looks this adorable behind the scenes, why does the poster have to look so serious? I guess we’ll just have to live with the fact that this’ll be one of those dramas where the happy happens offscreen. MBC’s new Wednesday-Thursday drama Medical Top Team is gearing up for its broadcast next week... More »

Drama Casting & News
Preview out for SBS’s Medical Top Team
by | September 20, 2013 | 91 Comments
The teaser is out for MBC’s new medical series Medical Top Team, starring Kwon Sang-woo, Jung Ryeo-won, and Joo Ji-hoon as elite doctors assembled to a special team to treat difficult cases. Think House, then, rather than the softer human drama of Good Doctor, which is doing quite well over in the Monday-Tuesday KBS slot... More »

Drama Casting & News
Behind the scenes for Medical Top Team
by | September 7, 2013 | 73 Comments
Here we go with another batch of stills from MBC’s upcoming drama Medical Top Team, the Wednesday-Thursday drama focusing on elite medical professionals from different fields who are gathered to work together on an uber-team of sorts. We get a closer look at second lead Joo Ji-hoon here, who I presume will rival the lead,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Opposites attract in Medical Top Team
by | August 30, 2013 | 52 Comments
Doctors, doctors, and more doctors. Dramaland has always been populated by a bevy of medical professionals, but what with Good Doctor and now Medical Top Team, I feel like we’re swimming in geniuses these days. Previous stills of the show have featured some of the side characters, with idol boy Min-ho and perennial hapless sidekick... More »