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Drama Casting & News
2016 KBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2016 | 137 Comments
With some of the biggest drama hits of the past year, KBS had a full roster of stars in attendance to pick up trophies at the KBS Drama Awards. Or, as I like to call it, the Moonlight Descended From the Sun Drawn By Clouds Show, since those two dramas pretty much raked in all... More »


Drama Casting & News
Park Shin-yang to come back for Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho 2
by | October 20, 2016 | 20 Comments
Hit underdog-for-the-people legal drama Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho will be returning to television with a Season 2. And continuing the good news, Park Shin-yang, who was the main character in the original, has agreed to reprise his role! There was a lot of wrangling to try and keep him on for an extension during the... More »


Drama Recaps
Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho: Episode 20 (Final)
by | June 3, 2016 | 7 Comments
A feel-good conclusion to a feel-good show. Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho has always been a simple, comfort food kind of drama, and the fact that it knew that and embraced it was both its greatest strength and biggest flaw. Still, all our characters have grown miles and have learned to stand on their own, ready... More »


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Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho: Episode 19
by | June 2, 2016 | 4 Comments
Deul-ho prepares to face Chief Prosecutor Shin, and it’s a difficult fight for our hero who, for once, seems to show the vulnerable man underneath all the bravado. It’s an enlightening episode as we see a more human side to the seemingly invincible neighborhood lawyer, but unlike his prosecutor days, Deul-ho now has a strong... More »


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Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho: Episode 18
by | May 27, 2016 | 8 Comments
Chief Prosecutor Shin continues his rampage, and has a new target in his sights. However, Deul-ho will give everything he has to thwart the chief prosecutor’s plans, and will fight tooth and nail to protect his family. Have no fear, though, because Deul-ho is Superman, and we all know that the heroes always have the... More »


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Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho: Episode 17
by | May 26, 2016 | 6 Comments
As more and more people fall into Chief Prosecutor Shin’s spider web of schemes and plots, they find that their deeds in the past have a price in the present. The enemy of my enemy may not necessarily be a friend, but with a Big Bad this smart, Deul-ho and his loyal band of followers... More »


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Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho: Episode 16
by | May 22, 2016 | 8 Comments
This week is all about teamwork as our neighborhood lawyer and his cohorts slowly close in on Chairman Jung. Our bad guys are starting to turn against each other and it seems like Deul-ho finally has everyone coming to his side, but he’s discovering that his White Whale may be just a puppet after all.... More »


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Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho: Episode 15
by | May 20, 2016 | 5 Comments
There’s a lot of feigning in this episode, namely feigning ignorance and feigning partnership, but the ruse that actually works is the latter. Playing dumb makes you look bad, but playing your cards right gives you leverage. Defeating Chairman Jung was always Deul-ho’s ultimate goal, but a new foe arises, one that’s been laying low... More »


Drama Casting & News
Park Shin-yang turns down Jo Deul-ho extension, KBS keeps trying
by | May 20, 2016 | 53 Comments
Well, this is interesting. KBS is currently in talks with the cast and crew of its successful Monday-Tuesday series Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho to extend the show by 4 episodes, bringing the total count to 24 (and give its follow-up drama Beautiful Mind another two weeks to get its act together, no doubt). Then today,... More »


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Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho: Episode 14
by | May 14, 2016 | 9 Comments
Deul-ho learns from his mistakes and bides his time in order to defeat Chairman Jung once and for all. But it wouldn’t be Jo Deul-ho if he weren’t poking his nose in other people’s business and bothering Chairman Jung whenever possible. With a new case introduced this episode, Deul-ho adds more ammunition to his arsenal,... More »