Posts Tagged ‘Namgoong Min’

Drama Casting & News
Namgoong Min cast as lead in new JTBC weekend drama
by | March 5, 2014 | 27 Comments
It hasn’t even been more than a day since I Need Romance 3 ended, but Namgoong Min is already on his way to his next project. Sheesh, is there at least time for a shower and a catnap? He’ll be headlining another cable drama, this time JTBC’s new family weekend show called Jang Gook Becomes... More »

Drama Casting & News
Teasers for upcoming Season 3 of I Need Romance
by | December 13, 2013 | 75 Comments
It’s only a short teaser, but we get a ten-second look at the characters of tvN’s upcoming I Need Romance 3, which looks to carry the same breezy rom-com feel of the first two series. This round has my favorite cast so I’m hoping it’ll stick (I enjoyed what I saw of the other two... More »

Drama Casting & News
Sung Joon and Namgoong Min confirm I Need Romance Season 3
by | November 21, 2013 | 71 Comments
Kim So-yeon has secured her leading men for the upcoming third season of I Need Romance, and she’ll have the best of both worlds — a noona romance with Sung Joon (Gu Family Book) and an oppa romance with Namgoong Min (Unemployed Romance). Who says you can’t have your cake and eat it too? The... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim So-yeon headlines I Need Romance Season 3
by | November 18, 2013 | 113 Comments
Eeeeeee, Kim So-yeon (Two Weeks) and Sung Joon (Gu Family Book) in a potential noona romance? I’m officially excited. Cable network tvN’s single-girls-in-the-city romantic comedy franchise I Need Romance is gearing up for a third season, which I was totally ready to let fly under my expectation radar, but then this happened: Kim So-yeon has... More »

Drama Recaps
Unemployed Romance: Episode 1
by | October 7, 2013 | 65 Comments
Cable rom-com Unemployed Romance premiered this weekend on E Channel, so I thought I’d catch the first episode and weigh in. It’s a short 10-episode series airing on Saturday nights, and seemed like a promising setup for a heroine-centric underdog tale. It’s a light, easy watch and Lee Young-ah is likable right away. And because... More »

Drama Casting & News
Unemployed Romance’s adorable poster shoot
by | September 13, 2013 | 94 Comments
They make a cute couple. Here’s a peek at Lee Young-ah (Vampire Prosecutor) and Namgoong Min (Gu Am Heo Jun) in their upcoming romantic comedy drama for cable network E Channel called Unemployed Romance. The poster was released along with a whole collection of B-side cutesy couple shots, which made me wonder why every drama... More »

Drama Casting & News
Namgoong Min and Lee Young-ah headline cable rom-com
by | August 9, 2013 | 68 Comments
Here’s another fall drama to look out for — I know, as if we really needed MORE fall dramas this year — cable network E Channel will be broadcasting an original drama, a ten-episode romantic comedy series called Unemployed Romance. It has Namgoong Min (Gu Am Heo Jun) and Lee Young-ah (Vampire Prosecutor) as headliners,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Han Chae-ah and Namgoong Min cast in Heo Jun remake
by | January 17, 2013 | 73 Comments
MBC’s got a new drama in the works, and it’s a remake of one of their biggest hits from 1999/2000 — the medical sageuk Heo Jun, about the life of the legendary doctor and historian. The remake’s title will be Gu-am Heo Jun, to include Heo Jun’s pen name, Gu-am. Han Chae-ah (Gaksital, Oohlala Spouses)... More »

Drama Casting & News
Namgoong Min’s cameo for Alice
by | November 30, 2012 | 55 Comments
Here’s one more reason to tune in to the premiere of Alice in Cheongdam-dong this weekend: We’ll be getting a guest appearance by Namgoong Min (Can You Hear My Heart) as Moon Geun-young’s boyfriend. Uh… and why exactly does she go on to marry Park Shi-hoo instead? The world of the drama is centered around... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
49th Grand Bell Awards
by | October 30, 2012 | 87 Comments
‘Tis the season: Awards time is upon us! And beware of the massive photo-dump that awaits you. Here we are with the red carpet of today’s (er, yesterday in Korea) 49th Grand Bell Awards (Daejong Awards), one of the big film ceremonies of the year. Coming up later this year is another of the big... More »

Drama Casting & News
2011 MBC Drama Awards
by | December 30, 2011 | 121 Comments
Oh, MBC. I can always count on you for some awards-time whatthefuckery. Three years ago it was split Daesangs (daesang = Grand Prize), giving the same award to Kim Myung-min and Song Seung-heon and doubling awards in every category. Two years ago, there were more split awards, and last year we had the bizarre “Character... More »