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Drama Casting & News
Elegant actresses team up at Woman of Dignity’s first script read
by | October 5, 2016 | 19 Comments
Now that casting is complete, upcoming drama Woman of Dignity recently held its first script reading. It’s the drama about a privileged Cheongdam-dong woman, played by Kim Hee-sun (Angry Mom), who hits rock bottom when her husband betrays her and her chaebol father-in-law throws her out on her ear. Co-starring with Kim Hee-sun will be... More »


Drama Casting & News
Main foursome finalized for Kim Sun-ah’s Woman of Dignity
by | September 7, 2016 | 26 Comments
The four main leads for upcoming Woman of Dignity have been finalized, but a network and time slot have yet to be secured. The production team is currently in talks with SBS to broadcast in the latter half of 2017. This new drama captures the story of the slow rise to success of an ajumma... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim Hee-sun up to join Kim Sun-ah in Woman of Dignity
by | June 23, 2016 | 38 Comments
Huh, Kim Hee-sun (Angry Mom) and Kim Sun-ah (Masked Prosecutor), together in one drama? I love both actresses, but doesn’t that seem like one leading lady too many? Kim Hee-sun is reportedly considering the leading role in the new series Woman of Dignity, which is the part that Kim Sun-ah was originally said to be... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: June 11, 2016
by | June 11, 2016 | 51 Comments
Rain, Victoria Ummm, did he not learn from his first experiment with an f(x) member? Rain and f(x)’s Victoria have been cast as the leads in Chinese drama Endless August, and filming will begin soon. [Joongang] With a budget of over 24.6 billion won (roughly 21 million USD) greenlit by global entertainment company DMG, the... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Hee-sun considers return to the big screen in Every Day With You
by | September 27, 2015 | 37 Comments
Kim Hee-sun already made her comeback to dramaland in 2012 with Faith, followed by the family drama Wonderful Season, and this year’s kickass Angry Mom; but it’s been twelve years since her last Korean film, 2003’s romance melodrama A Letter From Mars. She’s currently considering an offer to return to the big screen in the... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: September 6, 2015
by | September 6, 2015 | 39 Comments
Kim Hee-sun Kim Hee-sun (Angry Mom) will guest appear in Chinese fantasy sageuk drama L.O.R.D: Legend of Ravaging Dynasties, which is being produced concurrently with the eponymous big-budget film by writer/director Guo Jingming. The motion-capture animated movie version has already cast such stars as Fan Bingbing and Kris Wu, and the drama version is also searching... More »


Drama Recaps
Angry Mom: Episode 16 (Final)
by | May 7, 2015 | 134 Comments
I expect no less from Angry Mom than a satisfying conclusion that includes righteous fury, heroism, bittersweet reality, and heartwarming sendoffs for everyone I love. That’s a tall order, but the finale does a pretty great job of giving us the things we want—some moments that we’ve been waiting for since day one, and others... More »


Drama Recaps
Angry Mom: Episode 15
by | May 6, 2015 | 58 Comments
This drama should really be titled Angry Moms—and if you thought one angry mom was a force to be reckoned with, that’s nothing compared to the united fury of all of the moms. This episode is full of twists and turns, in the best sort of way—I knew we had a lot of conflict left... More »


Drama Recaps
Angry Mom: Episode 14
by | April 30, 2015 | 173 Comments
I… I… I’m still a little emotionally traumatized by this episode. I hope I can get it together to write some comments, because I feel gutted and wrecked. In a good way, I swear, though this one really is a doozy. Every victory that was won yesterday causes a series of blowbacks that take their... More »


Drama Recaps
Angry Mom: Episode 13
by | April 29, 2015 | 76 Comments
What a supremely satisfying episode. It’s still early enough that things aren’t yet wrapped up and there’s still lots of fight left in store for us, but this episode is chock-full of important developments and major character progressions. I love the way this drama finds human touches in (almost) everybody, so that even when a... More »