‘Queen of Reversals’

Drama Reactions & Reviews
If You Like… Noona Romances
by | September 29, 2013 | 248 Comments
If you’re anything like me, your ideal drama hero isn’t the cold chaebol with the icy exterior or even the perfect Daddy Long Legs caretaker. He’s the hotheaded ruffian on a motorcycle with a busted lip and a one-sided love for an unattainable noona. Why always a motorcycle? I don’t know. Blame Jung Woo-sung (Beat,... More »

Celebrity News
King of reversals: Park Shi-hoo interview
by | February 26, 2011 | 131 Comments
He’s one of those actors whose buzz you don’t really get…until you watch him in something, and then you’re like, who IS this guy, and can I have MOAR, please? Park Shi-hoo steadily made his way up the actor food chain with family dramas and daily shows, (or as the second lead in dramas like... More »

Drama Reactions & Reviews
Queen of Reversals: Series review
by | February 5, 2011 | 177 Comments
Strangely enough, the most crack-addled I’ve been over a drama of late isn’t a snazzy one, or even a zippy fresh one at that. It’s the very classic and simple, almost throwback workplace drama Queen of Reversals, which just completed its 31-episode run on MBC this week. So if it wasn’t new and exciting, just... More »

Drama Casting & News
Dream High emerges as ratings leader
by | January 18, 2011 | 69 Comments
The tables have turned entirely with the Monday-Tuesday dramas, as Dream High leapfrogs over its rivals into first place in its third week. The race is still fairly close and there’s no big loser, with all the shows performing in the mid-teen range. But if you look at the trend in recent weeks, things look... More »

Drama Casting & News
Queen of Reversals surpasses Athena, another extension?
by | January 11, 2011 | 85 Comments
The battle of the Monday-Tuesday dramas is heating up, as MBC’s Queen of Reversals noses ahead in the ratings. Monday’s broadcast pulled in 15.7% (AGB Nielson), beating SBS’s Athena: Goddess of War for the first time. Athena began its run with explosive 22.8% ratings, but has steadily declined over the last five weeks, landing at... More »

Drama Reactions & Reviews
Objects in mirror are closer than they appear [Year in Review, Part 4]
by | December 25, 2010 | 155 Comments
I have to say, 2010 was a downright awesome year. It was the year of bromance, the year that Santa came in August, the year when guys had perms and noonas ruled, the year of the sparkly tracksuit and hoi-hoi, the year that makgulli made a comeback. But most importantly for me, it was the... More »

Drama Casting & News
Queen of Reversals spoiler and extension
by | December 21, 2010 | 58 Comments
Fair warning: there’s a picture spoiler ahead, so don’t click if you don’t want to know what happens in tonight’s episode. MBC’s Queen of Reversals has just been extended… AGAIN. They added two more episodes, taking the total episode count to 32. That leaves six more weeks for the drama to either make Hwang Tae-hee... More »

Drama Casting & News
Ten additional episodes confirmed for Queen of Reversals
by | December 17, 2010 | 66 Comments
This isn’t a surprise, but more of a relief: MBC has finally come to a decision regarding the fate of Queen of Reversals: The series will now end with Episode 30 instead of Episode 20. Extension negotiations had bandied about numbers ranging anywhere from two extra installments to twelve, before settling on a final number... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Nam-joo and Park Shi-hoo’s romantic winter date
by | December 13, 2010 | 63 Comments
Speaking of Queen of Reversals…. New photos are out featuring the two leads (that would be Kim Nam-joo and Park Shi-hoo) in full romance mode. Some of these scenes, such as the ones outdoors in the snow, will be seen in an upcoming episode (Tuesday’s). I can’t WAIT to finally see Kim Nam-joo in happy... More »

Drama Casting & News
Queen of Reversals’ future still in limbo
by | December 13, 2010 | 21 Comments
Queen of Reversals is STILL not sure if it’s going to extend the drama, and MBC has announced that it will base its decision on the ratings performance of this week’s episodes. The series was originally scheduled for 20 episodes, then announced that it would add 2 episodes, then followed that with an announcement of... More »