Posts Tagged ‘Kim Rae-won’

Drama Casting & News
Cameras begin rolling on SBS’s Punch
by | November 20, 2014 | 18 Comments
Ah, finally: The first stills have started to trickle out from the production of Punch, SBS’s upcoming thriller from the writer of The Chaser and Empire of Gold, which began filming on November 11. And my, am I glad to see Kim Rae-won back in dramas, looking so sharp that I actually didn’t recognize him... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: November 15, 2014
by | November 15, 2014 | 48 Comments
So Ji-sub, Kim Ji-won So Ji-sub (Master’s Sun) and Kim Ji-won (Gap-dong) are collaborating on a web drama titled Good Day. Filming has begun, and the production company is being very secretive about the experimental project. All we know so far is that it will be about a man who finds Jeju Island, and scenes... More »


Drama Casting & News
Legal thriller Punch lines up supporting cast
by | October 30, 2014 | 19 Comments
With Kim Rae-won now settled as lead, legal thriller Punch is lining up the rest of its cast, and three names are currently in the headlines as “probable but not 100% confirmed yet” selections: Kim Ah-joong (Sign), Ohn Joo-wan (Surplus Princess), and Seo Ji-hye (49 Days). Punch is the next drama to come from The... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim Rae-won courted to headline legal thriller Punch
by | October 28, 2014 | 13 Comments
There was some kind of backstage drama going on at SBS over the last day, because stories started to come out that its December Monday-Tuesday drama Punch was going to be replaced by a different series altogether. One mad scramble (and who knows what Anthony-esque string-pulling stunt) later, Punch is now back on the winter... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Lee Min-ho and Kim Rae-won’s mudslinging turf war
by | October 9, 2014 | 70 Comments
I know, you want to know if there’s actual mud. There is! There’s plenty for the boys to roll around in and then some. The first teaser is out for the action noir movie Gangnam 1970, formerly known as Gangnam Blues (boo, I liked the first title better), starring Lee Min-ho (Heirs) and Kim Rae-won... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Rae-won joins Lee Min-ho in Gangnam Blues
by | December 18, 2013 | 105 Comments
Now that Heirs is finally in our rear-view mirror (Whoops, did that sound too happy?) Lee Min-ho is gearing up for his new movie Gangnam Blues, the ’70s action noir about the shady dealings behind the real estate development of Gangnam. He now has a co-star in Kim Rae-won (My Little Hero), who has signed... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Rae-won in My Little Hero
by | November 17, 2012 | 51 Comments
This movie has feel-good written all over it. I’m in. Kim Rae-won (Thousand Day Promise) stars in the new film My Little Hero, as a third-rate music director who’s all but washed up, when he meets a young boy so talented it turns both their lives around. You just can’t go wrong with an underdog... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Rae-won signs on to new film Dream
by | January 1, 2012 | 23 Comments
Kim Rae-won just wrapped up his army comeback drama, Thousand Day Promise, and now he’s heading to the big screen to make his movie comeback as well. He’s signed on to Dream, a “human drama” wherein he plays a 30-something musical director for musical productions, who was born blind. The plot unfolds around a musical... More »


Drama Casting & News
2011 SBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2011 | 142 Comments
And now to conclude the Big 3 Broadcaster awards with SBS, featuring some of the most popular dramas of the year. Tree With Deep Roots was the big winner of the night, winning six trophies in total, including the Daesang for Han Seok-kyu, and the Top Excellence Award for Best Drama. There were no big... More »


Drama Recaps
Thousand Day Promise: Episode 20 (Final)
by | December 20, 2011 | 105 Comments
Blarg$@*&#()$%_)^#*%. I’m pretty sure this finale broke me. I mean, I knew going in what kind of show it was, but there’s a difference between having the detached knowledge that you’ll cry and actually sobbing out a river of tears. The show bowed out at a series high (19.8%) after flagging a bit in recent... More »


Drama Recaps
Thousand Day Promise: Episode 19
by | December 19, 2011 | 64 Comments
What do you mean you didn’t want your heart broken into a million pieces? There’s no backing out now, not this close to the end. As we prepare for the finale, the worst of it hits like a ton of bricks, with no mercy for Seo-yeon or for the people who love her. We’ve been... More »