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Drama Casting & News
2016 SBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2016 | 254 Comments
Awards, awards, so many awards! Not only are there a glut of ceremonies at this time of year, the 2016 SBS Drama Awards decided to change up their awards categories this year, separating them into multiple divisions by genre on top of the standard Top Excellence and Excellence prizes, amounting in a truly ridiculous number... More »

Drama Casting & News
News bites: December 10, 2016
by | December 10, 2016 | 21 Comments
Yoo Ah-in in Fragile The ten-minute artsy short film Fragile, a collaboration between Yoo Ah-in (Six Flying Dragons) and Bleak Night director Yoon Sung-hyun, dropped on NaverCast and YouTube today. Yoo served as creative director and Yoon brought his sought-after directorial skills to the space exploration short. More stills down below! [Sports Chosun] Making good... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim So-eun to reunite with Song Jae-rim in SBS family drama
by | July 11, 2016 | 124 Comments
Oh, I wonder what happened behind the scenes on this drama. Lee Hana was the actress originally cast to play Song Jae-rim’s girlfriend in SBS’s new weekend drama Our Gap-soon, which would’ve been a reunion for the Unkind Women co-stars. Lee Hana even attended the cast script read after signing on for the role, but... More »

Drama Casting & News
Song Jae-rim takes the lead in new weekend drama
by | June 22, 2016 | 121 Comments
Song Jae-rim (Goodbye Mr. Black) has been cast as main lead in upcoming SBS weekend family drama Our Gap-soon. He will be playing the role of Gap-dol, an unemployed graduate preparing for the civil service exam, after failing the law exam several times in a row.... More »

Drama Casting & News
Goodbye Mr. Black’s cast dolls up for press conference day
by | March 14, 2016 | 52 Comments
MBC’s revenge-themed action romance drama Goodbye Mr. Black is mere days from its premiere, which makes this production press conference a bit late in the game — though still welcome, seeing as how dapper and chic everybody’s looking. Held on March 14, all the main cast members were present, featuring Lee Jin-wook as the Count... More »

Celebrity News
Oh Snap! Song Jae-rim is so over plants
by | March 4, 2016 | 50 Comments
If that’s not the concept here, then what is, Marie Claire? I get that it’s difficult to think straight when you have a blindingly charismatic living god in front of your lens, but that’s no excuse to go willy-nilly on props that add no visual appeal. He is the visual appeal. If I seem a... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
2015 Blue Dragon Awards
by | November 26, 2015 | 96 Comments
The Blue Dragon Film Awards are one of the biggest awards ceremonies of the year in Korean film, but this time the red carpet seemed more star-studded than usual, perhaps because it’s such a direct contrast to the Daejong Film Awards, which were held last week amidst great controversy. Already the day before the Blue... More »

Drama Casting & News
Song Jae-rim added to revenge drama Goodbye Mr. Black
by | September 18, 2015 | 83 Comments
Good news: Song Jae-rim (Age of Feeling, Unkind Women) has joined SBS’s upcoming drama Goodbye Mr. Black, which is already on my radar for what sounds like an entertaining plot (love those get-a-new-identity-and-get-revenge stories) and two stars I love, Lee Jin-wook (Time I’ve Loved You) and Moon Chae-won (Good Doctor). The downside, I suppose, is... More »

Drama Casting & News
News bites: August 1, 2015
by | August 1, 2015 | 43 Comments
The production team for Jang Young-shil really wanted Song Il-kook (Fermentation Family), and they finally got him. Song will play the titular character in KBS’s upcoming winter sageuk. Production had to coordinate with the team at Superman Returns, the variety show that Song and his triplets are staples of, but the two parties were eventually able to come... More »

Drama Casting & News
The misadventures of three generations of Unkind Women
by | February 20, 2015 | 66 Comments
I’m still curious about KBS’s decision to make Unkind Women a Wednesday-Thursday show when everything about it screams family weekend drama. That’s not a bad thing — it just follows a pretty familiar pattern that I’m used to seeing in longer-running shows on Saturdays and Sundays. The series is about three generations of hot-blooded women... More »