Posts Tagged ‘Lee Ki-woo’

Drama Casting & News
Miss Korea’s preview introduces its cast
by | December 7, 2013 | 43 Comments
This preview for MBC’s Miss Korea has zero dialogue, but still manages to deliver a pretty efficient intro to the show, which looks (I hope) easygoing and cute. At least, that’s what I expect of the writer-director duo who are reteaming for a third time after Pasta and Golden Time, Kwon Seok-jang and Seo Sook-hyang.... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Ki-woo becomes Miss Korea’s resident bad guy
by | November 8, 2013 | 26 Comments
Here’s another reason to tune in to MBC’s upcoming drama Miss Korea (perhaps): The drama has just added Lee Ki-woo to the mix. Depending on which of his dramas you’ve watched, this may be either good OR bad news. (I’m pleased, given how much I loved him as the lazy panda Pillar in Flower Boy... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Lee Ki-woo plays dad in movie Bean Sprout
by | May 23, 2013 | 22 Comments
With his drama now over (OCN’s The Virus), Lee Ki-woo is heading to the big screen for a new movie titled Bean Sprout, which is described as centering around a “warm fatherly love” story. Okay, you got me; these daddy-daughter bonding stories always tug those heartstrings just so. In the movie, Lee Ki-woo plays a... More »


Celebrity News
Onscreen Flower Boy romance turns real
by | April 7, 2013 | 119 Comments
javabeans: What’s the one thing better than a drama lead couple making it official and dating in real life? girlfriday: When the second lead actually gets the girl? javabeans: Totally. Now you can shake any lingering doubts or pangs of sympathy, knowing that Mr. Forlorn Pillar doesn’t walk away from Flower Boy Ramyun Shop a... More »


Drama Recaps
The Virus: Episode 2
by | March 11, 2013 | 15 Comments
It’s a cat and mouse game: now that the team knows who to look for, they just have to find him. The chase also grows personal as the count of infected victims grows ever higher, and Myung-hyun develops a personal vendetta against ‘patient zero.’ Tags: Eom Ki-joon, featured, Hyun-woo, Lee Ki-woo, The Virus... More »


Drama Recaps
The Virus: Episode 1
by | March 4, 2013 | 32 Comments
OCN delivers in this thrilling new series that is sure to turn you into hypochondriac – it’s sort of made me one already. It’s not as dark and apocalyptic as I thought it would be, but it’s still frightening to watch a mysterious disease kill and spread rapidly from person to person. The Virus takes cues... More »


Drama Casting & News
Trailer and stills for contagion thriller The Virus
by | February 27, 2013 | 36 Comments
OCN’s new viral epidemic series The Virus starts this Friday (I know! Where does the time go??) and it looks like a fun ride… well, if you enjoy being creeped out by apocalyptic mutant viruses out to destroy the human race. What’s not to like? Eom Ki-joon headlines as Hazmat Hero, the CDC viral specialist... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ramyun Flower Boys reunite for Virus
by | January 23, 2013 | 42 Comments
Aww, I loved the boys in Flower Boy Ramyun Shop so much. Any excuse to get them back together sounds great by me. It’s not the whole ramyun family, but we’ve got Lee Ki-woo (Standby) and Park Min-woo (I Need a Fairy), aka Onion and Ba-wool, back together in the new OCN contagion disaster drama... More »


Drama Recaps
Standby: Episode 87 (Highlight)
by | September 19, 2012 | 32 Comments
A Standby highlight that DOESN’T have anything to do with Ha Suk-jin? Who knew this day would come? This show is totally lagging for me these days, but this episode came along and was so sweet and wistful that I felt sad all over again that the rest of the show wasn’t as solid. Still,... More »


Celebrity News
Lee Ki-woo turns cold and chic for fashion spread
by | September 5, 2012 | 31 Comments
Pretty. Lee Ki-woo is a nice-lookin’ man to begin with, but he’s looking sharper than usual in this new photo spread for some fashion magazine I’ve never heard of called The First Class. He’s tailored and chic as a “European style chado-nam [cold city man],” just lounging around and looking fine. I do sort of... 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 »