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Drama Casting & News
News bites: January 23, 2016
by | January 23, 2016 | 52 Comments
Yoon Shi-yoon Hooray! Yoon Shi-yoon (Prime Minister and I) will be released from military service (in the Marine Corps, no less) on January 27. His contract with his current agency, Taxi Entertainment, is expiring and the press is anticipating that he’ll branch off on his own. While I might side-eye others starting up their own agency,... More »


Drama Casting & News
2015 MBC Drama Awards
by | December 30, 2015 | 105 Comments
Do you think that if Ji Sung hadn’t been awarded the Daesang at the 2015 MBC Drama Awards, there’d have been actual mutiny? Not that there was much question that he would get it, but MBC has figured out ways to make head-scratcher decisions before. Like, say, suddenly increasing the number of award categories and... More »


Drama Casting & News
She Was Pretty confirms leads, adds Park Yoo-hwan, Kang Su-jin
by | July 30, 2015 | 37 Comments
MBC’s upcoming Wednesday-Thursday drama She Was Pretty has confirmed its leading cast: Kill Me, Heal Me costars Hwang Jung-eum and Park Seo-joon will be reuniting, this time as love interests, and second leads Go Jun-hee (Yawang) and Choi Siwon (King of Dramas) have also signed on. The drama about a reversal of fortunes — in... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: July 5, 2015
by | July 5, 2015 | 21 Comments
Hyun Woo, Do Ji-han, Park Yoo-hwan Hyun Woo (Gap-dong) is positively considering a reunion with director Kim Seok-yoon and the writing duo behind the upcoming webtoon adaptation of Awl (he worked on both the recent Detective K movie and I Live in Cheongdam-dong with them). In the story about blue-collar workers who were unjustly let... 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
Park Yoo-hwan and Yoon Seung-ah join I Need Romance 3
by | November 25, 2013 | 26 Comments
Upcoming tvN rom-com I Need Romance Season 3 went on another happy casting spree, giving us more additions to the crew of the home shopping network where our heroine Kim So-yeon will work, which will also serve as this season’s backdrop for romance in the workplace. Joining the cast are Park Yoo-hwan (Can’t Live Without... More »


Podcasts
Mystery Drama Theater 3000: K-pop Ultimate Survival
by | June 2, 2012 | 122 Comments
Experiment! We’ve had this feature suggested to us a few times, and thought it sounded like an intriguing idea to watch a show for the first time and record our reactions in real time, MST3K-style. Sort of like a DVD commentary track, where you can watch and listen along at the same time. Our approach... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
48th Baeksang Arts Awards
by | April 26, 2012 | 166 Comments
Baeksang Awards! This springtime award show has the distinction of honoring both film and television, sort of like the Golden Globes, and has been running for nearly half a century, since 1965. Since it’s not a broadcast station award (where you have a broadcaster giving awards to its own shows) but awards across stations, winning... More »


Celebrity News
Park Yoo-hwan tries the bad-boy look for High Cut
by | January 26, 2012 | 72 Comments
javabeans: Is this attractive or awkward? girlfriday: Ha. Um… maybe both? javabeans: I can’t tell if I find his look discordant because it’s strange on its own, or if that’s because I so strongly associate him with his character from Thousand Day Promise. girlfriday: Yes, because he’s so squishy and cute, like an adorable little... 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 »