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Drama Casting & News
News bites: December 31, 2016
by | December 31, 2016 | 16 Comments
Ha Jung-woo, Lee Min-jung It’s still very early on in the project’s life, but Ha Jung-woo (Tunnel) is considering the lead in Seoul, a film about the city hosting the 1988 Olympics. He’s received the screenplay for the film, which will be directed by Kim Joon-sung (Lucid Dream), and is reviewing it favorably. The movie... More »

Drama Casting & News
Song, dance, and the pursuit of happiness for Neighborhood Lawyer
by | March 17, 2016 | 37 Comments
Based on premise alone, I haven’t really been clamoring to watch KBS’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday law drama Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-ho, but the teasers are definitely weird and intriguing, enough to make me wonder if the show will have an interesting farcical bent to it. The webtoon adaptation starring Park Shin-yang (Sign) and Kang So-ra (Warm... More »

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
The fake-turned-real in-law battle begins in Strange Daughter-in-Law
by | August 11, 2015 | 46 Comments
There’s a new teaser out for Strange Daughter-in-Law, but I can’t show it to you (nor can I see it myself), since KBS is strangely determined to keep their online videos unavailable and geo-restricted. Grarrr. Do you want me to watch your dramas or not? Anyway, here are two new posters instead, and the one... More »

Drama Casting & News
Ryu Soo-young, Dasom to headline KBS comedy Taming Mother-in-Law
by | July 16, 2015 | 34 Comments
KBS has announced its (probable) lineup for upcoming drama Taming Mother-in-Law, with its three main leads either now confirmed or in final talks to settle their participation: Ryu Soo-young (Endless Love, Two Weeks), Sistar idol Dasom (Melody of Love), and veteran dramaland mom Go Du-shim (High Society). The drama’s initial promotional round hit a hiccup... More »

Drama Casting & News
Teaser and stills for SBS’s weekend melo Endless Love
by | June 4, 2014 | 57 Comments
SBS is readying its next weekend drama for launch, which’ll be the heroine-caught-between-brothers-of-tragedy drama Endless Love, which stars Hwang Jung-eum (Secret) as said heroine. Ryu Soo-young (Two Weeks) will play her youthful love, while his younger brother Jung Kyung-ho (Heartless City) is the one who’s loved her from afar. Cue angsting! In the poster above,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Seo Hyo-rim added to weekend drama Endless Love
by | April 30, 2014 | 38 Comments
Seo Hyo-rim is the latest actor to join the cast for Endless Love, the SBS weekend drama that has already cast Jung Kyung-ho (Heartless City), Ryu Soo-young (Two Weeks), Cha In-pyo (Kye Baek, and Hwang Jung-eum (Secret). Not a shabby lineup, is it? The drama spans from the 1970s through the current day against an... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jung Kyung-ho, Ryu Soo-young, Cha In-pyo for Endless Love
by | March 27, 2014 | 57 Comments
With shooting set to begin next month, we’ve gotten a flurry of confirmations for new SBS weekend drama Endless Love. Jung Kyung-ho (Heartless City) will take on the main lead, and Ryu Soo-young (Two Weeks, Rascal Sons) is being courted to play his brother, a character Yeon Jung-hoon briefly considered but passed on (yes, there’s... More »

Drama Recaps
Two Weeks: Episode 16 (Final)
by | September 26, 2013 | 197 Comments
I can’t tell if it it’s felt like two weeks, eight weeks, or eight years that we’ve been waiting for D-Day, but it’s finally here. Now all I need is for the hero to save the day, put all the baddies away, save his daughter, not die (ya hear), oh and get the girl. That’s... More »

Drama Recaps
Two Weeks: Episode 15
by | September 25, 2013 | 64 Comments
It’s D-1, and you know what that means: things are going to get worse before they get better. Still, in the scheme of the last two weeks, you could call it a good day for our hero, who finally turns the tables on the baddies by fanning the flames of betrayal. Turns out when you’re... More »