Posts Tagged ‘Jung Yumi’

Drama Casting & News
Kisses and post-breakup bitterness in Discovery of Romance
by | July 21, 2014 | 42 Comments
The great thing about a rom-com where your lead characters are exes is that you can just go ahead and start the promo with lovey-dovey cuteness — the happier they are at the outset, the harder they fall. The first set of teasers are out for KBS’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday drama Discovery of Romance, showing Eric... More »

Drama Casting & News
Sung Joon becomes Eric’s rival in Discovery of Romance
by | June 10, 2014 | 54 Comments
When you’re the the writer of the I Need Romance franchise and have a bevy of talented, attractive stars at your disposal, why look for anyone new when you can just dip into that talent pool? The upcoming KBS rom-com Discovery of Romance cast Jung Yumi (an I Need Romance 2012 alum) as its heroine,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Eric and Jung Yumi confirm Discovery of Romance
by | May 26, 2014 | 58 Comments
The reunion bug is officially an epidemic this year. Jung Yumi (God of the Workplace) and Eric (Myung-wol the Spy) have both confirmed the new KBS romantic comedy Discovery of Romance, where they’ll play–wait for it–reunited lovers. How’s that for art imitating life? The ex-costars of 2007′s Que Sera Sera will be reigniting some sparks... More »

Drama Casting & News
Eric and Jung Yumi up for possible dramaland reunion
by | May 20, 2014 | 75 Comments
Well, we’ve already got one pair of drama co-stars angsting together on the weekends, and another reuniting this summer. Why not make it a whole dramaland couples reunion tour? The offer is out to Eric (Myung-wol the Spy) to take the leading role opposite Jung Yumi (God of the Workplace) in her new romantic comedy... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jung Yumi courted for new KBS rom-com
by | April 28, 2014 | 32 Comments
I do adore Jung Yumi (God of the Workplace, I Need Romance 2012), and I especially love her in romantic comedies, so this is great news for me. She’s being courted to headline a new drama called Discovery of Romance (or dating, if you want to be literal), a rom-com that’s planning to air in... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jung Kyung-ho lines up serial-killer movie
by | November 23, 2013 | 44 Comments
Jung Kyung-ho has picked a new project, a thriller movie called Manhole that revolves around about a serial killer who makes use of a manhole to kidnap and kill. And it looks like Jung got in touch with his darker side through the gritty cable drama he did earlier this year, Heartless City, because in... More »

Celebrity News
A parade of stars in October magazines
by | September 24, 2013 | 115 Comments
Warning: Massive photo dump ahead! Every month we get plenty of actors featured in fashion magazine photo spreads, but for some reason it feels like we’ve got a particularly robust lineup in the magazine circuit for October. So let’s get right to it: First up, here’s Lee Min-jung (All About My Romance) in her first... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Jung Yumi and Lee Seon-kyun’s reunion in indie film Our Sunhi
by | September 16, 2013 | 25 Comments
It’s always nice when an indie movie has a good showing at the box office. Director Hong Sang-soo’s latest project Our Sunhi did well in its opening weekend, with over 13,000 tickets sold. Though the numbers pale in comparison to the blockbusters — of course movies like The Face Reader (already nearing 3 million tickets)... More »

Chungmuro/Film Reviews
Jung Yumi courted for big screen romance with Yoochun
by | September 7, 2013 | 73 Comments
Jung Yumi (God of the Workplace, I Need Romance 2012) is having quite the busy year in film and TV, and it looks like she’ll be going right from romancing Yoo Ah-in in Kkang-chulie to being paired with Yoochun (I Miss You) in his big screen debut. She’s still considering the role, but I hope... More »

Drama Casting & News
Gong Yoo becomes Cyrano Agency’s newest client
by | June 18, 2013 | 99 Comments
How adorable is this? Gong Yoo will be making a guest appearance on tvN’s Dating Agency Cyrano, and he’ll be hiring targeted by our resident matchmakers to woo by his co-star Jung Yumi (Queen of the Office). It’s a reunion for the actors, who were paired together in 2011′s The Crucible, although I would almost... More »

Drama Casting & News
More stills from God of the Workplace
by | March 15, 2013 | 48 Comments
Office dramas can be hit or miss, but I’m keeping one eye on KBS’s God of the Workplace because when they hit, I find them light and funny and simple. (When they miss, they can be boring and dry. But then I think fondly of the good ones like Dal Ja’s Spring, which is my... More »