Posts Tagged ‘Sung Joon’

Drama Casting & News
Kisses and post-breakup bitterness in Discovery of Romance
by | July 21, 2014 | 42 Comments
The great thing about a rom-com where your lead characters are exes is that you can just go ahead and start the promo with lovey-dovey cuteness — the happier they are at the outset, the harder they fall. The first set of teasers are out for KBS’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday drama Discovery of Romance, showing Eric... More »

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Yoon Jin-yi scores loveline with Sung Joon in Discovery of Romance
by | June 24, 2014 | 22 Comments
Remember when I was all sad about Sung Joon being doomed to second fiddle status in Discovery of Romance, to love and lose Jung Yumi in classic second lead fashion? I feel better now, because Yoon Jin-yi (Mandate of Heaven, A Gentleman’s Dignity) has just been added to the KBS rom-com series, and she’s all... More »

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Sung Joon becomes Eric’s rival in Discovery of Romance
by | June 10, 2014 | 54 Comments
When you’re the the writer of the I Need Romance franchise and have a bevy of talented, attractive stars at your disposal, why look for anyone new when you can just dip into that talent pool? The upcoming KBS rom-com Discovery of Romance cast Jung Yumi (an I Need Romance 2012 alum) as its heroine,... More »

Drama Recaps
I Need Romance 3: Episode 16 (Final)
by | March 4, 2014 | 169 Comments
It’s a sweetly satisfying conclusion for the third installment of the I Need Romance franchise, with enough closure to feel like we’re sending characters off as better versions of themselves than when we met each of them, but also enough open-endedness to remain realistic and true to the tone of the series. Well, as realistic... More »

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I Need Romance 3: Episode 15
by | March 3, 2014 | 73 Comments
Knowing how you feel and actually acting on said feelings is quite a different thing, as our heroine discovers the hard way. It’s not made any easier when Wannie decides that he won’t let his love be taken for granted any longer, and puts his foot down. Now she’s faced with a true ultimatum: it’s... More »

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I Need Romance 3: Episode 14
by | February 25, 2014 | 89 Comments
It finally happens—our heroine feels feelings she can put a name to and figures out what she wants. Of course in true Joo-yeon fashion, she takes the long way around and then some. This is the downside to having a thick outer shell—the harder the shell, the harder you have to throw yourself against the... More »

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I Need Romance 3: Episode 13
by | February 24, 2014 | 102 Comments
There’s some pain, some stupidity, a dash of sweetness, and a tinge of awareness that ignites between our couple. Our hero refuses to take things lying down anymore, and that means explosive confrontations with everyone. Let’s just say, most of his actions are highly regrettable. But as it turns out, you can be the best... More »

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I Need Romance 3: Episode 12
by | February 18, 2014 | 110 Comments
Oh the battle between the things you want to say and the things you think you should say, and dealing with what actually comes out of your mouth. If only those things would line up. Everyone says something they wish they could take back in this episode, and sadly for them, there are no do-overs.... More »

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I Need Romance 3: Episode 11
by | February 17, 2014 | 110 Comments
Jealousy spurs some fiery reactions today, as Joo-yeon embarks on a new relationship, sending our love square into a confusing mix of pettiness, pride, and sudden clarity. It’s easy to be zen about it when losing the love your life in theory; it’s another thing entirely when she goes running into someone else’s arms. Tags:... More »

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I Need Romance 3: Episode 10
by | February 11, 2014 | 144 Comments
Everybody takes a swig of truth serum in this episode, otherwise known as lots of red wine, which leads to some heady confessions and explosive clashes. On the upside, people are done lying to each other because their secrets are out. I probably don’t have to tell you that the downside is carnage, starting with... More »

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I Need Romance 3: Episode 9
by | February 10, 2014 | 94 Comments
Is it the rebirth of a friendship, or the start of a dangerous game? Two old frenemies bury the hatchet, which naturally starts to complicate the love square. We just got our heroine to start feeling feelings again. Is it too much to ask for one day to process before new problems come hurtling at... More »