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Drama Casting & News
A strange wind is blowing in This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair
by | September 19, 2016 | 16 Comments
Something’s in the air for Lee Seon-kyun (The Advocate, Miss Korea), and it doesn’t look like that something is anything good: In these teasers for JTBC’s This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair, he catches wind of potential trouble in his marriage, and it has him on edge and full of foreboding.... More »


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Lee Seon-kyun considers movie comeback as bad cop in Wicked Police
by | September 6, 2016 | 6 Comments
Actor Lee Seon-kyun (Miss Korea) is considering a return to the big screen as the lead in the new action thriller Wicked Police. Wicked Police is the story of a bad cop who defies the vicious society he lives in. It’ll be directed by Lee Jung-beom, whose last smash hit was 2010’s Ajusshi, starring Won... More »


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Song Ji-hyo to cheat on Lee Seon-kyun in This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair
by | August 9, 2016 | 73 Comments
Running Man Ace Song Ji-hyo (Ex-girlfriend Club) is coming back to dramaland! She’ll be starring in JTBC’s upcoming weekend drama called This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair as the titular wife. Her onscreen husband will be played by *drumroll please* Lee Seon-kyun (Miss Korea), and both leading actors have been confirmed for the... More »


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BoA cast in JTBC drama This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair
by | July 12, 2016 | 27 Comments
Pop star BoA is giving television another go, and has joined JTBC’s upcoming drama This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair, news that both the station and BoA’s management, SM Entertainment, have confirmed. She’d starred in a short two-episode mini-drama three years ago, Anticipate Love (with Daniel Choi, Im Shi-wan, and Kim Ji-won), but... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Seon-kyun considers teaming with Awl director for JTBC drama
by | June 27, 2016 | 19 Comments
Lee Seon-kyun! After spending the past few years focusing on his film career (A Hard Day, The Advocate: A Missing Body, King’s Case Files), Lee Seon-kyun is eyeing a return to television with a JTBC drama titled This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair, which he is currently positively considering. The title sounds provocative,... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: January 23, 2016
by | January 23, 2016 | 52 Comments
Yoon Shi-yoon Hooray! Yoon Shi-yoon (Prime Minister and I) will be released from military service (in the Marine Corps, no less) on January 27. His contract with his current agency, Taxi Entertainment, is expiring and the press is anticipating that he’ll branch off on his own. While I might side-eye others starting up their own agency,... More »


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Yoo Yeon-seok up for Joseon caper opposite Lee Seon-kyun
by | October 8, 2015 | 38 Comments
Wait, wait, I get to see Yoo Yeon-seok (Warm and Cozy) and Lee Seon-kyun (A Hard Day) on my screen at the same time? But where will I look? When Lee Seon-kyun was first announced for the manhwa adaptation King’s Case Files, about a king and his sidekick solving crimes together, I was picturing a... More »


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Lee Seon-kyun brings comic book crime-solving king to life
by | September 28, 2015 | 28 Comments
Okay, I have to get my hands on this manhwa — it sounds so cute. Lee Seon-kyun (A Hard Day, Miss Korea) is one busy, busy man, because he’s already lined up his next project after his crime noir Precious Woman with Kim Hye-soo. He’s set to headline a film adaptation of the manhwa King’s... More »


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Lee Seon-kyun cast as Kim Hye-soo’s man in crime noir
by | September 14, 2015 | 14 Comments
I like that Lee Seon-kyun (A Hard Day, Miss Korea) working nonstop means that even if he’s mostly doing films, they get released one after the other with some regularity. His newest movie Angry Lawyer is due out in theaters in early October, after which he was due to start filming Love Is a Virus.... More »


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51st Baeksang Arts Awards
by | May 26, 2015 | 217 Comments
The Baeksang Arts Awards are back with their 51st installment, awarding prizes in both film and television. Most of the entries were fairly predictable, though the night wasn’t without a few surprise wins. One of the big surprises was variety PD Na Young-seok being named the Daesang winner in the TV category; although I wouldn’t... More »