‘Park Han-byul’

Drama Casting & News
’90s sitcom Three Men, Three Women gets the remake treatment
by | November 28, 2016 | 20 Comments
MBC is making a new sitcom, titled Unusual Men and Women, and it’s notable because it’ll be a remake of Korea’s very first youth sitcom, Three Men, Three Women, which explored love and friendship in a boardinghouse where a sundry group of people lived. It was a new, fun format for Korean television at the... More »

Drama Casting & News
Busy bee Im Ji-yeon considers being a North Korean refugee in Blow Breeze
by | July 12, 2016 | 31 Comments
Rookie actress Im Ji-yeon (Jackpot) has been keeping busy lately. She recently made a cameo appearance as a champion archer in currently-airing drama Doctors, and has just received an offer to be the main lead in MBC’s weekend family drama, Blow Breeze. Her character, Mi-poong (meaning “breeze”), is a North Korean refugee who studied dance... More »

Drama Casting & News
Han Joo-wan and Sohn Ho-joon to bromance it up in Blow Breeze
by | July 5, 2016 | 7 Comments
Han Joo-wan (Hwajeong) has been confirmed for upcoming MBC weekend family drama Blow Breeze. He will be playing the role of Cho Hee-dong, a man dreaming of becoming a successful webtoon artist. The weekend series is still courting Park Han-byul (I Have a Lover) to headline in the title role, while Sohn Ho-joon (Mrs. Cop) has... More »

Drama Casting & News
News bites: July 2, 2016
by | July 2, 2016 | 31 Comments
Park Bo-young, Song Chang-eui Park Bo-young (Oh My Ghostess) is confirmed for the title role in Strong Woman Do Bong-soon. I’m excited for her return to dramaland, and while there’s still very little plot info available, I love that she’s headlining in what is sure to be a spunky, strong role. Planned for a January... More »

Chungmuro/Film Reviews
Movie Review: Wishing Stairs (2003)
by | July 14, 2014 | 16 Comments
The third film in the Whispering Corridors series, Wishing Stairs (여고괴담 세 번째 이야기: 여우계단), was released four years after the second, Memento Mori. While the original Whispering Corridors and its immediate follow-up were in many ways genre-defining, the wave of popular horror films that followed them in Korea and elsewhere in Asia meant that... More »

Celebrity News
News bites: April 12, 2012
by | April 12, 2012 | 117 Comments
It’s the return of the News Bites! Can you believe it’s almost been two whole years since we did the last one? Either time flies or we’re lazy. Because those things are mutually exclusive and all. All eyes were on Equator Man Wednesday, to see if it would take over in a timeslot vacant of... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Army sitcom Bolder By the Day off to a shaky start
by | December 5, 2011 | 24 Comments
Now that it’s December, MBN has opened its doors and premiered a bunch of its new shows (along with fellow new cable outlets jTBC and Channel A). One of the weekend sitcoms, however — army sitcom Bolder By the Day starring Park Han-byul — is looking a little uneasy with a PD switch right off... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Park Han-byul headlines “army sitcom” on cable
by | October 23, 2011 | 17 Comments
Cable channel MBN hasn’t yet opened its figurative doors for business, but here’s news of another one of its shows, this time a weekend sitcom starring Park Han-byul, the actress (Oh My Lady), former uljjang, and perhaps most famously, longtime Se7en girlfriend. The project is titled Bolder By the Day and described as an “army... More »

Celebrity News
The ladies of My Black Minidress for Cine21
by | March 27, 2011 | 70 Comments
The ladies of My Black Minidress are throwing all their star power behind the opening of their movie this weekend, in a shoot for Cine21, looking decidedly more springtime-princessy than black-minidressy. Yoon Eun-hye (My Fair Lady, Coffee Prince), Park Han-byul (Oh My Lady), and Yoo Inna (Secret Garden) pose in a photo shoot that I’d... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
A poster and a release date for My Black Minidress
by | February 15, 2011 | 45 Comments
Yoon Eun-hye‘s next project, the four-city-girls-experience-their-twenties-together movie My Black Minidress, has gotten a theatrical release date (and a promo poster), and will be out on March 24. My Black Minidress is a chick flick that promises to be more — the novel upon which the movie is based was noted for being well-written and witty,... More »