Posts Tagged ‘Kang Ji-hwan’

Drama Casting & News
Big Man gets a two-week delay
by | April 3, 2014 | 34 Comments
With all the stations readying its new crop of shows for launch, KBS has decided it would rather push back the premiere of Big Man, the chaebol-stole-my-heart-and-not-in-a-good-way melodrama that was set to take over Full Sun’s soon-to-be-vacated Monday-Tuesday timeslot. So rather than starting at a disadvantage against MBC’s sageuk smash Empress Ki and SBS’s suspenseful... More »


Drama Casting & News
Big Man steals hearts (literally)
by | April 1, 2014 | 41 Comments
Hmm, KBS isn’t really selling me on Big Man, which is disappointing since it marks my Kang Ji-hwan’s return to television and I miss seeing him in good things. Daniel Choi is another selling point, with his ability to be alternately assy and adorkable. How much would I love it if their chaebol face-off actually... More »


Drama Casting & News
Suits and car chases in KBS’s Big Man
by | March 24, 2014 | 50 Comments
The next batch of shows are heading into production, and with that come first stills: Here’s our first glimpse at KBS’s Big Man (which I keep hoping will change its name—I know it’s late but a girl can hope), which is the rags-to-riches-to-revenge story starring Kang Ji-hwan and Daniel Choi. With both of them playing... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Da-hee in talks for lead in Big Man
by | February 27, 2014 | 49 Comments
Lee Da-hee (Secret, I Hear Your Voice) is said to be considering the female lead in KBS2’s upcoming Big Man. (Sigh. I guess that unfortunate title is not going away. And so, because I just can’t help it — will Lee Da-hee be woman enough for the Big Man? Womp womp.) Big Man is the... More »


Drama Casting & News
Jung So-min to crush on a Big Man
by | February 20, 2014 | 51 Comments
The details are falling into place for KBS2’s new Monday-Tuesday drama Big Man. Jung So-min (Can We Get Married) has been cast as the younger sister to a chaebol heir, played by Daniel Choi (School 2013). She’s grown up privileged and is used to getting her own way, but will her powers of persuasion work... 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 Casting & News
Daniel Choi joins the cast of new KBS drama Big Man
by | February 15, 2014 | 42 Comments
[The minion parade continues! Everyone, meet awcoconuts, here to help us keep abreast of drama news updates and the like. 'Cause the pesky thing about news is, it just never ends. –javabeans] Hello, I’m another new minion, and I’m looking forward to writing news updates and recaps for you all! Onto the news: Daniel Choi... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kang Ji-hwan is a Big Man (for KBS)
by | February 10, 2014 | 39 Comments
…snerk. My Kang Ji-hwan is coming back to television, and I can tell you now, I’m going to have a lot of fun with the drama name: Big Man. I mean, you can’t name something that and not expect a slew of silly, and possibly dirty, puns, can you? Kang Ji-hwan would play “an uneducated,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kang Ji-hwan courted for new revenge drama
by | January 9, 2014 | 29 Comments
Kang Ji-hwan casting stories are always the slipperiest buggers because nine times out of ten they don’t stick, but he’s reportedly being wooed to headline the new drama from the writer of Gaksital. Consider me interested. The new Wednesday-Thursday drama for KBS is called Golden Cross and is being prepped for the spring, to air... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Kang Ji-hwan plays lady-killer thief in action rom-com
by | October 31, 2013 | 38 Comments
Kang Ji-hwan has been cast in a new movie, and he’ll be heading back to rom-com-land (wheeee) with Romancing Game, which follows the sweet romance between a thief who knows how to steal ladies’ hearts (along with the actual things he robs) and a female detective who’s a novice in love. The movie will meld... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Kang Ji-hwan and Yoon Jin-seo pair up for road movie
by | June 29, 2013 | 28 Comments
Yoon Jin-seo’s been hanging out on this side of the Pacific a lot lately. She’s got her movie Santa Barbara with Lee Sang-yoon that wrapped not too long ago, and now she’s back to LA for a new road movie with Kang Ji-hwan, called Shoot For the Sun. These two should make for a well-matched... More »