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Drama Casting & News
Making rock music with office supplies in new Chief Kim teaser
by | January 17, 2017 | 21 Comments
Amongst the new round of dramas coming out this January, Chief Kim sure looks like it’ll be at the top when it comes to wackiness! In the latest clips released to promote the upcoming KBS drama, Namgoong Min (Beautiful Gong Shim) is shown at his comedic best. His romantic interest, played by Nam Sang-mi (Joseon... More »


Drama Casting & News
Hilarious first trailer and teasers for Chief Kim
by | January 3, 2017 | 21 Comments
So, two office comedies will be premiering this January: tvN’s Introverted Boss and KBS’s Chief Kim. There’s been a steady stream of promos from the tvN team, but KBS has just stepped up its game, releasing two teasers, one trailer, and more stills for its upcoming drama. Thankfully, they’re airing on different days, so we... More »


Drama Casting & News
2016 SBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2016 | 251 Comments
Awards, awards, so many awards! Not only are there a glut of ceremonies at this time of year, the 2016 SBS Drama Awards decided to change up their awards categories this year, separating them into multiple divisions by genre on top of the standard Top Excellence and Excellence prizes, amounting in a truly ridiculous number... More »


Drama Casting & News
First script read and stills for Nam-Namgoong couple in Chief Kim
by | December 30, 2016 | 21 Comments
Whoa, the time is passing too fast and the year is almost over. I can’t keep up with all the new awesome dramas coming up this January. It feels like just yesterday when Namgoong Min (Beautiful Gong Shim) was confirmed for workplace comedy Chief Kim, but the drama has already had its first script read,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Nam Sang-mi a potential partner for Namgoong Min in Chief Kim
by | December 6, 2016 | 27 Comments
Ooh, I like this potential lineup: Nam Sang-mi (Joseon Gunman) is eyeing KBS’s upcoming drama Chief Kim for her next project, which could pair her with Namgoong Min (Beautiful Gong Shim); he is still considering, though he’s said to be in final negotiations. The drama is described as an office comedy, and if Namgoong Min... More »


Drama Casting & News
Namgoong Min courted to become quirky boss Chief Kim
by | November 17, 2016 | 35 Comments
With all the other potential Hong Gil-dongs squared away (Ji Sung seems on the verge of signing on to Defendant, while Yoon Kyun-sang has snatched up the lead in Rebel Hong Gil-dong), I had wondered about Namgoong Min (Beautiful Gong Shim), but it looks like he might be headlining a drama of his own (Woot!),... More »


Drama Casting & News
Namgoong Min offered drama lead as Rebel Hong Gil-dong
by | October 10, 2016 | 37 Comments
Ooh, there are several details about this new project that have me sitting up in interest: First up, there’s a new MBC Monday-Tuesday drama in the works, and it’s called Rebel Hong Gil-dong, based on one of Korea’s most famous folklore heroes. Secondly, it’s Namgoong Min (Beautiful Gong-shim, Remember—Son’s War) who’s up to play the... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: July 30, 2016
by | July 30, 2016 | 19 Comments
Choi Ji-woo, Joo Jin-mo, Jeon Hye-bin, Lee Joon Choi Ji-woo, Joo Jin-mo, Jeon Hye-bin, and Lee Joon have all confirmed Woman With a Suitcase, which will follow the fall of Choi, an office manager of a law firm who gets framed for a crime, and her eventual return to success. Joo’s a paparazzo who knows... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Namgoong Min joins action comedy Temporary Special Agent
by | July 26, 2016 | 29 Comments
Aw yay, I’m happy to hear that Namgoong Min (Beautiful Gong Shim) is taking on a comedy next, even if it doesn’t sound like his character will be outright comedic: He’s confirmed signing onto the movie Temporary Special Agent, an action comedy about a desk jockey at the National Security Agency and a white-collar-crimes detective... More »


Drama Recaps
Beautiful Gong Shim: Episode 20 (Final)
by | July 21, 2016 | 108 Comments
Buckle up, folks! It may be the last episode, but there’s a lot of ground left to cover before we can send our characters off into that k-drama sunset. After locking up his enemies and revealing himself to the world, Dan-tae has a whole new life beckoning. With Gong Shim also starting a new chapter... More »