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Drama Casting & News
A fiercer ajumma arrives to lead Mrs. Cop 2
by | March 1, 2016 | 33 Comments
Keeping in mind that we can’t judge much just from teasers, I am starting to think that rather than being a watered-down version of the original Mrs. Cop starring Kim Hee-ae, perhaps Mrs. Cop 2 may actually be an upgrade, with a more intense set of characters, a quirkier ajumma cop in the fabulously stylish... More »

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Kim Bum goes dark both inside and out for Mrs. Cop 2
by | February 23, 2016 | 39 Comments
We’re on a roll with the villains today, because here’s Kim Bum playing one in the upcoming Mrs. Cop 2, and frankly that alone could be reason enough to tune into the drama. (I said could. Don’t hold me to it!) The drama stars Kim Sung-ryung taking over the Mrs. Cop title from Kim Hee-ae,... More »

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Kim Bum becomes a baddie for Mrs. Cop 2
by | February 12, 2016 | 25 Comments
Huh, what in the what? Kim Bum is joining Mrs. Cop 2? I have nothing against the drama, but it seems like a weird choice for him, especially after headlining his own badass police drama Hidden Identity for tvN. But maybe he just knows the appeal of Dark Bummie (and who could blame him, really),... More »

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News bites: October 11, 2015
by | October 11, 2015 | 47 Comments
Han Hyo-joo This will be a cute cameo: Han Hyo-joo (Dong Yi) will make a special appearance in the Chinese remake of Beauty Inside. In the Korean film, the protagonist wakes up in a different body each day. As if that weren’t challenge enough, he falls for Han and courts her despite his bodyswapping secret.... More »

Drama Recaps
Hidden Identity: Episode 16 (Final)
by | August 8, 2015 | 27 Comments
The long and literally torturous journey comes to an end in a deadly showdown as Investigative 5 Unit puts their lives on the line to protect the country from the Ghost’s threat of biological warfare. Is Director Choi truly the villain he’s made out to be? Or is he merely misguided in his idealistic vision... More »

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Hidden Identity: Episode 15
by | August 7, 2015 | 14 Comments
Just when you thought you knew what everyone was about and what side they’re on, it’s flipped on its ear. If you assumed that all the secrets had been revealed, I’m here to tell you — don’t get too comfortable. The truth is darker and more shocking than the Investigative 5 Unit could have ever... More »

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Hidden Identity: Episode 14
by | August 2, 2015 | 19 Comments
The Ghost’s identity is revealed, but instead of focusing on trying to catch him, the team has more important things on their mind — such as saving Tae-in. Again. The clock is ticking as the virus starts to take hold, but the only person who can give the Investigative 5 Unit any information about Tae-in’s... More »

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Hidden Identity: Episode 13
by | July 30, 2015 | 20 Comments
The clock is running out for Tae-in, and the Investigative 5 Unit rushes to find both him and the virus’s antidote before it’s too late. They hope to flush their ultimate target at the same time, but the Ghost is proving to be every bit as elusive and ephemeral as his name. Every time they... More »

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Hidden Identity: Episode 12
by | July 25, 2015 | 24 Comments
The team prepares to meet the Ghost — or at least find out who he is. It’s no surprise that the list of Ghost candidates are all men in power, although the type of power might be surprising to some (or maybe just to Tae-pyung). Figuring out who might be the Ghost would suggest that... More »

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Hidden Identity: Episode 11
by | July 23, 2015 | 18 Comments
As the team finds themselves at a dead end in their search for the Ghost, some digging turns up a possible new lead. But this one will take some creative thinking on the part of the whole team in order to learn anything about their ultimate target. This new baddie is different, and will require... More »