‘Namgoong Min’

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 »

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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 »

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Beautiful Gong Shim: Episode 19
by | July 19, 2016 | 45 Comments
The end is near, and the truth finally becomes known to all, but not everyone emerges unscathed. Harboring a dark secret for far too long inflicts immeasurable pain, and old feelings die hard. Sometimes it’s too late for forgiveness, but for the corrupt and greedy-minded, there’s no time like the present to exact revenge when... More »

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Beautiful Gong Shim: Episode 18
by | July 14, 2016 | 71 Comments
Well, it took us 18 episodes, but it looks like we might finally be closing in on our bad guy. Good thing too because with only one week left, our two lovebirds are going to need some time to sort out their happy every after. It can be difficult to accept the love of another... More »

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Beautiful Gong Shim: Episode 17
by | July 12, 2016 | 37 Comments
Things seem to be falling into place for Gong Shim, but the same can’t be said for Dan-tae. Misunderstandings make the rift grow wider, but when the evidence points to one person in particular, it’s difficult to fathom that someone else may be the real culprit. Tensions are high and the pressure is on as... More »

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Beautiful Gong Shim: Episode 16
by | July 7, 2016 | 40 Comments
As Dan-tae grows closer to Gong Shim, he and Jun-su pull further and further apart. When trust is already thin, the slightest misunderstanding can snowball into something unforgivable. Jun-su is trying so hard to protect everyone, but it might be too late before he realizes that he also needs protection. Blood may be thicker than... More »

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Beautiful Gong Shim: Episode 15
by | July 5, 2016 | 55 Comments
A perfectly fine date can unexpectedly take a turn for the worse. Or for the better, depending on how you look at it. Try as you might to not embarrass yourself in front of the person you care about, there’s simply no way to control everything, especially the heart. And… nature. Sometimes you just have... More »