Posts Tagged ‘Kim Soo-hyun (2)’

Chungmuro/Film News
2014 Blue Dragon Awards
by | December 17, 2014 | 106 Comments
As one of the biggest awards ceremonies in the industry, the 35th Blue Dragon Awards turned out a number of stars and covered a pretty good spread of titles in its winners list—a few films took home multiple trophies, but there wasn’t a single movie sweeping every category. It was nice to see a fair... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
2014 Busan International Film Festival’s opening red carpet
by | October 2, 2014 | 59 Comments
It’s red carpet season! I both love and hate awards/festival season (fall-winter, mostly) because on one hand, it’s never a burden to look at scores of beautiful people strutting a formal event looking (mostly) their best, but on the other, these posts can be massive and a pain to compile. But let our pain be... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
It’s official: Actress Kim Soo-hyun cast in Avengers 2
by | March 5, 2014 | 65 Comments
After weeks of speculation, The Walt Disney Company (Korea) has finally confirmed the casting of actress Kim Soo-hyun in Marvel Studios’ superhero blockbuster, Avengers: Age of Ultron. The actress will play a villainess in a supporting role, and will be billed as Claudia Kim in the movie’s credits – a wise decision, as the collective... More »


Drama Casting & News
Thrice Married Woman gains Lee Jia, loses PD
by | September 30, 2013 | 57 Comments
So… there’s good news and there’s bad news. The highly anticipated (and equally troubled) new weekender Thrice Married Woman from hit writer Kim Soo-hyun fiiiiiinally has a heroine and a leading cast. I think. Well let’s just hope this one sticks. Lee Jia (Me Too, Flower) is officially signing on to star, after much back... More »


Drama Casting & News
Three leading actresses and counting for Thrice Married Woman
by | August 28, 2013 | 34 Comments
I’ll be calling this drama Thrice Cast Heroine from now on, that is, IF they can actually get this one to stick. So far, things aren’t looking so good. Hit writer Kim Soo-hyun’s new weekend drama Thrice Married Woman is going through some serious drama before the drama, with conflicting reports that the third possible... More »


Drama Casting & News
Level 7 Civil Servant adds to its spy count
by | November 22, 2012 | 36 Comments
javabeans: Two ladies have been added to Level 7 Civil Servant, which now I just want to call Secret Servant War or some such, just to make it more interesting. girlfriday: That would be a very different drama. My main qualm with the title is that I cannot for the life of me say it... More »


Podcasts
Dramabeans Podcast #13: Standby
by | August 5, 2012 | 51 Comments
Hello, folks! This is a podcast we hadn’t planned, exactly, but ended up recording because that just seemed easier, given how far along we’re in Standby at this point, compared to the last time we covered it. It’s a show that I’ve been watching regularly, and while it’s not rocking my world, there are enough... More »


Drama Recaps
Standby: An introduction
by | April 16, 2012 | 63 Comments
MBC kicked off its new sitcom Standby last week, and if you’ve been following my updates on the show, you’ll know I’ve been anticipating its premiere. That’s mostly thanks to its endearing main cast—Ryu Jin playing bumbling, Lee Ki-woo going mischievous, Jung So-min back on TV, period—and the workplace setup. (Family sitcoms can be great,... More »