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Drama Casting & News
Lee Hyun-woo, Yook Sung-jae courted for KBS’s Murim School
by | July 17, 2015 | 63 Comments
Okay, if you can get Lee Hyun-woo (Battle of Yeonpyeong) and Yook Sung-jae (Who Are You—School 2015) to headline your drama, I almost don’t care that I still can’t figure out what the heck it’s about. Almost. Eh, I’m sure I’ll be too busy angsting over the fact that Yook Sung-jae keeps breaking my heaaaaaaaart... More »


Drama Recaps
Scholar Who Walks the Night: Episode 1
by | July 8, 2015 | 141 Comments
It’s an intense first episode, with not a moment wasted—this is an hour jam-packed with action, plot, and emotion. My biggest worry heading into Scholar Who Walks the Night was that it would be a cheesy kind of vampire-fantasy, because vamps (and monsters and ghouls) are tricky that way: Well-handled, they can be the stuff... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Hyun-woo sets the stage for Lee Jun-ki’s vampire transformation
by | June 23, 2015 | 51 Comments
Well this seems like a good way to start a drama off on the right foot. The ever-adorable Lee Hyun-woo (Battle of Yeonpyeong, The Con Artists) is kicking off the first episode of MBC’s historical fantasy drama Scholar Who Walks the Night, in a key cameo appearance that’ll inform Lee Jun-ki’s backstory and tell the... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Han Hyo-joo and the many faces of the man who loves her
by | June 2, 2015 | 93 Comments
I’ve been really impatient for the first teaser for Beauty Inside, and it’s finally here. The supernatural romance movie is the first feature film outing from commercial director Baek Jong-yeol, about a man who wakes up in a different body every time he goes to sleep, and the woman who comes to love him anyway.... More »


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First teaser for big-stakes heist movie Con Artists
by | November 7, 2014 | 21 Comments
Glad to see that the caper in Con Artists (Professionals, or whatever you want to call it) is off to an action-packed start. The first teaser is out, and lead actors Kim Woo-bin (Heirs) and Lee Hyun-woo (To the Beautiful You) are pretty adorable in it. Do they seem like the leaders of a gang... More »


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Kim Woo-bin and Lee Hyun-woo become professional Con Artists
by | October 31, 2014 | 28 Comments
Is it just me or did this movie happen very quickly? Obviously I’m not going to complain when it means we get more Kim Woo-bin (Heirs) — maybe it’s just because he’s in so many projects lately that they’re all starting to blur together. Here’s a peek at the posters and stills for his new... More »


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Lee Chung-ah, Chun Min-hee join Battle of Yeonpyeong
by | July 29, 2014 | 11 Comments
While we already knew Kim Mu-yeol, Jin Gu, and Lee Hyun-woo had scored parts in the Battle of Yeonpyeong, the female cast members have finally been revealed: Lee Chung-ah (Wonderful Mama, Flower Boy Ramyun Shop) will play the lone female naval officer, while relative newcomer Chun Min-hee will portray the wife of Jin Gu’s character.... More »


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Battle of Yeonpyeong roars back with a new cast
by | July 11, 2014 | 8 Comments
Sidelined after shake-ups in both investors and distributors, the film Battle of Yeonpyeong is back with a modified script and an all-new cast. Less than a week after his discharge from the army, Kim Mu-yeol (Eungyo, Bow: The Ultimate Weapon) has signed on for the role of naval hero Lieutenant Commander Yoon Young-ha, replacing Jung... More »


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Ryu Seung-ryong and Lee Hyun-woo courted for suspense thriller
by | February 13, 2014 | 33 Comments
Director Choo Chang-min (Gwanghae, the Man Who Became King) is lining up the casting offers for his next project, and began with hot commodity leading man Ryu Seung-ryong (Gift of Room 7) for a possible Gwanghae reuinion. The new movie, called Seven Years of Night, is a suspense thriller about a killer, and his son... More »


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Kim Woo-bin and Lee Hyun-woo headline ensemble for caper flick
by | January 29, 2014 | 39 Comments
Yay, the next big heist movie is shaping up rather nicely. The new caper flick The Professionals has been courting Kim Woo-bin (Heirs) and Lee Hyun-woo (Covertly, Grandly) to lead an ensemble of thieves, and both actors have signed on to star. I think I’m going to enjoy watching them steal things. With a side... More »


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2013 Blue Dragon Film Awards
by | November 22, 2013 | 107 Comments
Fall marks the start of awards season, and today we have the 34th Blue Dragon Film Awards, one of the major film industry ceremonies, along with the Grand Bell (Daejong) Awards earlier this month and the Baeksang Awards in the spring. You’ll recognize many familiar faces, not just from the other festivals and ceremonies this... More »