Posts Tagged ‘Lee Jang-woo’

Drama Casting & News
Casting confirmations in for Rosy Lovers
by | September 11, 2014 | 14 Comments
Lee Jang-woo, Han Sun-hwa, Kim Min-seo, Han Ji-sang We’ve got loads of new info on the upcoming MBC show, Rosy Lovers, which will follow a collegiate single dad’s struggle to overcome life’s obstacles and his quest for happiness. In true weekend drama fashion, the show will explore in detail the relationship between the central character... More »


Drama Casting & News
Han Sun-hwa in first lead role opposite Lee Jang-woo in Rosy Lovers
by | August 7, 2014 | 71 Comments
She’s on the fast track to stardom: Idol Han Sun-hwa (of girl group Secret) had her first minor role in 2013′s Ad Genius Lee Tae-baek, played mistress of disguise Jenny in God’s Gift – 14 Days, and moved up to second lead status in the (currently airing) tvN show Marriage Not Dating. Now we’re getting... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Eunjung’s screen comeback in My Boss, The Beginning
by | April 15, 2014 | 46 Comments
After riding out the bullying controversy from a couple of years ago, T-ara’s Eunjung (Queen Insoo, Dream High) has taken the leading female role in the upcoming My Boss, The Beginning. The movie is the fourth in the series of films (My Boss, My Hero; My Boss, My Teacher; The Mafia, The Salesman) following a... More »


Drama Casting & News
2013 MBC Drama Awards
by | December 30, 2013 | 240 Comments
Year-end awards are here! At least the first of the bunch is, with MBC putting on its ceremony the night before SBS and KBS follow suit with theirs. These awards ceremonies are historically more like thank-you gifts to actors than actual acting awards based on strength of performances, and it’s a fact I’ve long accepted... More »


Drama Recaps
Pretty Man: Episode 1
by | November 20, 2013 | 268 Comments
New kid on the block Pretty Man premiered today on KBS, and it was exactly as advertised—a nice dose of bubbly, cute fun. It’s a manhwa adaptation, so you have to go in with the expectation that wacky hijinks and broad characterizations are in store, but I was pleasantly surprised to find that they’re anchored... More »


Drama Casting & News
Posters for Pretty Man’s pretty cast
by | November 16, 2013 | 168 Comments
Bah, I’m not ready for new dramas to start yet, but here they come anyway. It’s like time has a mind of its own, all inconsiderate-like. KBS’s brand new Wednesday-Thursday drama Pretty Man is getting ready to premiere this week, and has released posters and more stills. The 16-episode romantic comedy stars Jang Geun-seok (Love... More »


Drama Casting & News
First teaser and more stills for Pretty Man
by | November 8, 2013 | 69 Comments
The first teaser is out for Pretty Man, along with a few more couple stills, and while I still don’t really know what the story is going to be (other than one man going after ten women using his extensive “dating know-how”), the tone looks pretty cute. Light, fluffy, and hopefully zippy. The teaser’s pretty... More »


Drama Casting & News
First look at Pretty Man’s cast at drama prayer ceremony
by | October 29, 2013 | 184 Comments
These photos aren’t from the drama proper, only the pre-show prayer ceremony, but I think they count as our first look at Pretty Man, the upcoming KBS romantic comedy starring Jang Geun-seok (as the titular pretty man), Lee Jang-woo (as the pretty-hearted second lead), IU as the (supposedly) utterly average heroine, and Han Chae-young playing... More »


Drama Casting & News
Pretty Man gets prettier with Lee Jang-woo
by | September 16, 2013 | 96 Comments
javabeans: All right, Pretty Man. So it has a timeslot now. Funny thing, that. girlfriday: Thanks, Age of Feeling. We’ll call ya next year. Maybe. javabeans: KBS just confirmed that the Jang Geun-seok vehicle would air in November in the Wednesday-Thursday slot. And then remembered that it should maybe not upset the drama that got... More »


Celebrity News
News bites: January 4, 2013
by | January 4, 2013 | 122 Comments
This could practically be News Bites: The ♥Romance♥ Edition, with all the star hooking up and breaking up we’ve had lately. Seriously, is something in the water over there in Yeoeuido? Or did all the celebs decide to out themselves while people’s attentions were diverted with all the other star romances, thinking they could avoid... More »


Drama Casting & News
2012 MBC Drama Awards
by | December 30, 2012 | 302 Comments
Well, we’ve given out our awards for 2012; now it’s time to see how MBC distributed its honors. And if past years are any indication, there are bound to be some head-scratchers and some obvious political choices. Then again, that’s sort of the name of the game all across the board, isn’t it? The thing... More »