Posts Tagged ‘star accidents’

Drama Casting & News
Goddess of Fire resumes filming, hopes to recover ratings
by | September 25, 2013 | 40 Comments
Production is getting back on track for MBC’s Goddess of Fire Jung-yi, which had halted filming for several days when lead actress Moon Geun-young was injured on set on the 18th and subsequently missed its airdates this week. In place of new episodes, the show aired special broadcasts on the 23rd and 24th. The crew... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Moon Geun-young’s on-set accident halts filming on Goddess of Fire
by | September 23, 2013 | 50 Comments
Here’s some bad news for the production of MBC’s sageuk drama Goddess of Fire Jung-yi, which recently had an on-set accident when a piece of camera equipment fell onto lead actress Moon Geun-young’s face and injured her eye. Ouch. She had gone to the emergency room following the accident on Wednesday and returned to the... More »


Celebrity News
Joo-won injured while filming 1N2D
by | May 18, 2013 | 40 Comments
javabeans: Uh-oh, bad news for Joo-won, who just suffered an injury to the nose while filming an upcoming episode of 1 Night 2 Days. Apparently he was knocked unconscious mid-shoot, then taken to the emergency room while filming stopped. girlfriday: Eeeeeep. I know we always joke about wanting the games on 1N2D to be violent,... More »


Celebrity News
News bites: April 8, 2013
by | April 8, 2013 | 78 Comments
Aw, it’s the School 2013 almost-kinda-not-really couple (pictured at top) in the headlines again, although they’re not working together. Lee Jong-seok recently posted a photo (via Twitter-esque site me2day) from the star-studded movie he’s working on (seriously star-studded — we’re talkin’ Song Kang-ho, Lee Jung-jae, Jo Jung-seok, and Kim Hye-soo), The Face Reader. It’s a... More »


Drama Casting & News
Still injured, Choi Su-jong resumes filming in voice only
by | January 8, 2013 | 34 Comments
GOOD LORD. Okay, here are the facts of KBS’s weekend sageuk drama King’s Dream: Lead actor Choi Su-jong was in a car accident in September. He was told to take four weeks off. He returned to work right away. Lead actress Park Joo-mi was in a car accident in October. Her stylist broke her leg.... More »


Drama Casting & News
King’s Dream in danger of losing lead actor, on heels of losing lead actress
by | December 28, 2012 | 57 Comments
Wow. It’s been a while since we’ve seen a drama plagued by such horrible luck, so many times over. Weekend KBS sageuk King’s Dream already had to lose its lead actress Park Joo-mi after a car accident in November, and now it’s ALSO about to lose its lead actor, Choi Su-jong, who suffered yet another... More »


Drama Casting & News
King’s Dream extends hiatus, loses lead actress
by | November 23, 2012 | 23 Comments
After taking several weeks off the air to let its star recover from a serious car accident injury, it turns out that weekend KBS sageuk King’s Dream has to lose Park Joo-mi from its cast after all. I’m not surprised by the news — each update over the past weeks hinted that Park was not... More »


Drama Casting & News
King’s Dream postpones broadcasts in wake of accidents
by | November 5, 2012 | 16 Comments
Looks like the accidents were serious after all, because KBS’s weekend sageuk drama King’s Dream has announced that it will be taking two weeks off the air. Leading actress Park Joo-mi, playing the role of Queen Seon-deok, is still not well enough from her car crash, sustained on October 23; she’s been instructed by her... More »


Drama Casting & News
KBS sageuk King’s Dream beset by accidents
by | October 24, 2012 | 48 Comments
It’s bad news after bad news for King’s Dream, the KBS1 weekend historical drama starring “sageuk king” Choi Su-jong playing, appropriately, the titular ruler King Chunchu. Park Joo-mi is his co-star in the role of Queen Seon-deok. Both have been in recent accidents. First it was Park Joo-mi who was in a car accident on... More »


Drama Casting & News
Philip Lee injured, drops out of Faith
by | October 19, 2012 | 93 Comments
Oh no, bad news for Philip Lee, who has sustained an eye injury and is now pulling out of the currently airing Monday-Tuesday drama Faith. The injury did not arise during drama filming, but because he is scheduled for surgery next week he won’t be able to continue shooting. Philip Lee said, “I have a... More »


Drama Casting & News
Me Too, Flower! loses leading man three weeks from premiere
by | October 6, 2011 | 82 Comments
Yiiiiikes. MBC’s upcoming romantic comedy Me Too, Flower! was already in crunch time to make its premiere, and now it’s lost its hero, Kim Jae-won, due to injury. Kim was involved in a filming accident on October 4, during a shoot behind Seoul’s Samsung-dong Ramada Hotel that involved him riding a motorcycle. The accident dislocated... More »