Posts Tagged ‘Kim Min-jong’

Drama Casting & News
Secret Door’s enthusiastic press conference
by | September 18, 2014 | 30 Comments
It’s here, it’s here, it’s finally here: A press conference was held on the 18th for Secret Door, which at long last will be premiering next Monday on SBS. The stars and director of the reinterpreted historical drama fielded questions from journalists, and unilaterally the message was, “I feel privileged to be part of such... More »


Drama Casting & News
Secret Door reveals its king and romantic killer
by | August 26, 2014 | 46 Comments
I am pretty pumped up about SBS’s upcoming historical drama Secret Door, half because that the cast is amazing, and half because it’s a gruesomely fascinating slice of history rife with pathos and emotion—and a heckuva mystery, as nobody has the definitive explanation for what caused Crown Prince Sado (played here by Lee Je-hoon) to... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim Min-jong joins Secret Door as cold-blooded killer
by | July 9, 2014 | 23 Comments
Oppa as a stone-cold killer? No one will believe it! SBS’s upcoming mystery sageuk Secret Door about the life and death of Crown Prince Sado continues to cast exceptionally, with Han Seok-kyu (Tree With Deep Roots) leading the ensemble as King Yeongjo of Joseon, Park Eun-bin (Operation Proposal) considering the role of Princess Hyegyeong, and... More »


Podcasts
Mystery Drama Theater 3000: Feelings (Neukkim)
by | August 24, 2013 | 71 Comments
It’s the return of the Mystery Drama Theater 3000! In case this is your first time encountering this particular series on Dramabeans, MDT3K is our Mystery Science Theater 3000-inspired version of drama commentary, where we watch the first episode of a drama together and, well, comment on it. The first time we tried a show... More »


Drama Casting & News
I Hear Your Voice confirms extension, scores star cameos
by | July 17, 2013 | 113 Comments
So the verdict is FINALLY in: SBS’s hit Wednesday-Thursday drama I Hear Your Voice has a confirmation from producers that the cast and crew are in for a two-episode extension. At this point I’m just glad they decided before Episode 16 rolled around. I know dramaland likes to cut it close with just about everything,... More »


Celebrity News
Han Jae-seok and Park Sol-mi’s star-studded wedding
by | April 21, 2013 | 90 Comments
Congratulations to another star couple: film and drama actors Han Jae-seok and Park Sol-mi just got hitched today (April 21) in Seoul. They look adorably happy, which I suppose is a good way to look on your wedding day. Both actors have a pretty lengthy tenure in dramaland — Park Sol-mi’s debut drama was 2001’s... More »


Drama Casting & News
2012 SBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2012 | 165 Comments
MBC’s over, KBS is to come (on this site, I mean; the actual awards were held concurrently with this one), so now we turn to the 2012 SBS Drama Awards. Y’know, I was a little surprised when I came to the SBS show, having expected more titles in the winners roster. Because while MBC can... More »


Drama Casting & News
IRIS 2 secures cast and crew
by | September 24, 2012 | 92 Comments
It’s full speed ahead for blockbuster spy sequel IRIS 2, which will really be the third installment in the IRIS / Athena franchise. Leads Jang Hyuk and Lee Da-hae have signed on to headline the drama, which means this will be their third time as costars. The production has put two directors on the project... More »


Drama Casting & News
IRIS 2 goes on a casting spree
by | September 19, 2012 | 68 Comments
Well yay for Team (fictional in IRIS-land) North Korea! More casting calls for spy sequel IRIS 2 are under way, and this time they mean business: Kim Min-jong, Kim So-yeon and Kim Seung-woo have all been asked to reprise their roles as North Korean agents from IRIS and/or Athena. I wouldn’t put my money on... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 20 (Final)
by | September 1, 2012 | 87 Comments
FINAL EPISODE RECAP javabeans: Cold open! Ha, I love that these actors play themselves at half their ages, like in this scene where they’re all decked out in school uniforms and totally playing blind to the fact that they’re acting with, like, 17-year-olds. girlfriday: This is my favorite, just for the ridiculous factor of these... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 19
by | August 31, 2012 | 65 Comments
javabeans: So we’re doing something different with these last two episodes of A Gentleman’s Dignity, because sometimes life gets busy while you’re recapping. Sad but true. But we know that a drama fix is never complete without a finale, so girlfriday and I decided we’d lend a hand and finish things off. But it’s been... More »