‘Sung Yuri’


Drama Casting & News
Betrayal, conspiracy, and bickering partners in melodrama Monster
by | March 21, 2016 | 25 Comments
You know, if only Monster weren’t a 50-episode drama, I’d probably be all revved up and rarin’ to go — the second teaser is out, and it looks intense and full of angsty performances. (Note: On desktop, the video player autoplays, so turn your sound down or get ready to hit pause if you don’t... More »


Drama Casting & News
Tears, guns, and revenge drive Monster’s first teaser
by | March 18, 2016 | 41 Comments
It took a little digging, but I eventually managed to find the first teaser for MBC’s revenge-melo series Monster, which has apparently taken the restrict-all-social-media-availability approach to promotion, which seems rather counterproductive if you ask me. It’s too bad, since I like the look of the show; we’ll just have to see if MBC decides... More »


Drama Casting & News
Monster’s rags-to-riches transformation and rebellious chaebol
by | March 2, 2016 | 26 Comments
Here we have a handful of new stills for Monster, MBC’s upcoming revenge melodrama starring Kang Ji-hwan in what seems to be his favorite type of transformation, from disheveled beggar to sleek urbane city man. Why are those always his two options? I do admit that he sure can make a makeover satisfying, probably because... More »


Drama Casting & News
Will it be Han Ji-min or Sung Yuri for MBC’s Monster?
by | February 3, 2016 | 71 Comments
Ah, finally news of a potential leading lady for Monster, the revengey melo starring Kang Ji-hwan whose life is trampled by the super elite and who then sets out for payback. News has surfaced simultaneously that both Han Ji-min (Hyde Jekyll Me, Rooftop Prince) and Sung Yuri (Birth Secret, Feast of the Gods) are in... 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 »


Chungmuro/Film News
Ji Jin-hee may return to Chungmuro with Summer Snow
by | May 1, 2014 | 15 Comments
Ji Jin-hee (Warm Words, The Great Seer) is considering taking one of the leads in the omnibus film, Summer Snow. The anthology movie will include three episodes, and His Chiseledness would star in one of the installments as a cop avenging his daughter. Sources say that Ji Jin-hee met with director Jeon Yoon-soo (Portrait of... More »


Drama Casting & News
2013 SBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2013 | 173 Comments
New Year’s Eve was the big night for the SBS Drama Awards (and KBS as well, which will be up next), and Lee Bo-young came out on top for one of the year’s unexpected successes, I Hear Your Voice. (I say unexpected because the drama was given its timeslot hastily when another show fell through... More »


Drama Casting & News
Stills and preview for Sung Yuri’s upcoming Birth Secret
by | April 18, 2013 | 33 Comments
With SBS’s weekend drama Birth Secret is a week and a half away from its premiere, here are a slew of stills from the show about an amnesiac woman trying to recover her lost memory. The plot unfolds around two sad souls, played by Sung Yuri (Feast of the Gods) and Yoo Joon-sang) (You Who... More »


Drama Casting & News
FinKL members Lee Jin and Sung Yuri reunite in drama
by | March 25, 2013 | 41 Comments
Two idols from the same girl group in a drama? I suppose you get a pass if it’s been eleven years since you were in said idol group, but still, that’s a lot worlds colliding, people. Idol-turned-actress Lee Jin (The Great Seer) has just joined the cast of her ex-groupmate Sung Yuri’s new weekend drama... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kim So-hyun to play young Sung Yuri in Birth Secret
by | March 19, 2013 | 50 Comments
Child actress Kim So-hyun (I Miss You) is really starting to rack up the melodramas on her resumé — next up for her is playing the younger version of Sung Yuri in the weekend drama Birth Secret, the everything-but-the-kitchen-sink melo about a genius heroine with amnesia AND a birth secret. So we’re going for subtle,... More »