‘Lee Dong-wook’

Drama Casting & News
Only the Goblin sees what lurks behind the door
by | October 20, 2016 | 43 Comments
We’ve got three stills taken from three different angles of one scene, but there’s really not much I can decipher other than the obvious: in broad daylight, something behind an old, abandoned, ivy-covered gate catches the attention of our titular goblin played by Gong Yoo (Train to Busan, Big), giving him pause. tvN’s new fantasy... More »

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Fantasy romance Goblin secures main cast and PD
by | August 29, 2016 | 126 Comments
So it’ll be a reunion between writer and PD after all: PD Lee Eung-bok of KBS’s monster hit Descended From the Sun has been confirmed for Goblin, writer Kim Eun-sook’s next drama over at tvN. PD Lee very recently quit his post at KBS, and as suspected, the timing coincided perfectly for him to reunite... More »

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Lee Dong-wook considers reaper role in fantasy drama Goblin
by | May 26, 2016 | 69 Comments
Oh, interesting. Lee Dong-wook (Bubblegum) is up for the role of a reaper who takes up residence with goblin Gong Yoo (Big) in tvN’s new fantasy romance drama Goblin, which sets us up for bromancey cohabitation. Part of me is disappointed — I was holding out hope that the heroine would be the reaper in... More »

Drama Recaps
Bubblegum: Episode 16 (Final)
by | December 19, 2015 | 48 Comments
It’s time to say goodbye to our adorable little family, and this final episode wraps things up for everyone nicely. A bit too nicely, but at least we get closure on all of our couples. With the promise of a bright future filled with happiness and family, Bubblegum ends as it began — sweet, warm,... More »

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Bubblegum: Episode 15
by | December 18, 2015 | 18 Comments
Love makes fools of us all, but happiness makes us dorks. We’re close to the end of the road with our Bubblegum family, but there are still obstacles to overcome and ghosts to put to rest, because only then can they move into their happier tomorrows. I’m optimistic that our suffering, too, is at an... More »

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Bubblegum: Episode 14
by | December 11, 2015 | 27 Comments
Memories are tricky – they shift and change, and sometimes even disappear. It’s strange to think that losing memories could make one a better person, but when those memories have caused a lifetime of pain, it can change things for the better when they’re gone. Life is full of unexpected blessings, and sometimes what looks... More »

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Bubblegum: Episode 13
by | December 10, 2015 | 42 Comments
We finally achieve some real breakthroughs in the impasse between Haeng-ah and Ri-hwan, with the administering of some much needed home truths, thanks to their friends. Hopefully, we’ve put the worst of the angst behind us, and now we can focus on the important things, like the present happiness that we might finally be allowed... More »

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Bubblegum: Episode 12
by | December 4, 2015 | 38 Comments
Sometimes the worst part of breaking up is living through the aftermath, and finding your new normal. You can use that time to wallow in your heartache, or you can try to do something to make your life better – it’s your choice. There’s no doubt that one course of action is healthier than the... More »

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Bubblegum: Episode 11
by | December 3, 2015 | 45 Comments
It’s a change of pace today as we leave the problems and pains of the present behind, and step back in time to fill in some holes. We get more insight into the depth of Ri-hwan and Haeng-ah’s connection, and the full story makes you wonder how they can ever be apart, when all they... More »

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Bubblegum: Episode 10
by | November 29, 2015 | 65 Comments
Ri-hwan needs Haeng-ah more than ever as he sinks into a gloom. But need can quickly devolve into burden, and when that burden causes more harm than good, something must change. When Ri-hwan can no longer sit back and wait for things to change, he takes things into his own hands, and only time will... More »