‘The K2’

Drama Casting & News
Slick shades and fab abs in new K2 teasers
by | September 10, 2016 | 104 Comments
Less than two weeks remain until Ji Chang-wook’s (Healer) bodyguard romance drama The K2 starts airing. I can’t believe it’s almost here, but at the same time, I can’t wait any longer! Good thing for us, tvN is great about keeping us on tenterhooks, and so they gave us a little something to tide us... More »

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Ji Chang-wook busts out the action moves for his new thriller The K2
by | September 7, 2016 | 120 Comments
It would’ve been a crying shame to let the Healer’s badass fightin’ skills go to waste, so it’s a good thing that his new bodyguard drama The K2 is putting them to good use. Sadly I don’t see any of the bumbling side of Healer that I loved — here, Ji Chang-wook is all sleek,... More »

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Ji Chang-wook finds someone to protect in mysterious K2 teasers
by | September 3, 2016 | 132 Comments
Cable channel tvN has released three new teasers for The K2, giving us a small taste of what to expect in the upcoming action-romance drama. After Ji Chang-wook made such a strong impression as the wonderful Healer, I was a bit worried that his The K2 persona could turn into Healer 2.0, especially since both... More »

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It’s all muscles and kittens for action drama The K2
by | August 26, 2016 | 118 Comments
He’ll always be Healer to me, but Ji Chang-wook looks like he’ll be just as action-driven for his latest drama, tvN’s upcoming The K2. In the show, he plays a former elite soldier who is employed as a bodyguard to the wife of a presidential candidate, who’s played by Song Yoon-ah (Assembly). Although in this... More »

Drama Casting & News
News bites: August 20, 2016
by | August 20, 2016 | 51 Comments
Jang Dong-gun, Park Hee-soon, Lee Jong-seok I’m excited for this: Jang Dong-gun, Lee Jong-seok and Park Hee-soon are all confirmed for VIP, the latest film from Park Hoon-jung (The Tiger, New World). Lee will indeed play the villain, a son of a high-ranking North Korean official with a penchant for killing. [Asia Economy, Sports Chosun]... More »

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Yoon-ah reconsiders tvN bodyguard drama K2
by | July 26, 2016 | 188 Comments
Huh. Well it’s certainly not every day that someone turns down a project before the casting announcement gains any traction, and then positively reconsiders the same drama a week later, but that’s exactly what’s going on with tvN’s upcoming bodyguard romance drama K2. Girls’ Generation’s Yoon-ah (Prime Minister and I) is up for the lead... More »

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Lee Jung-jin reteams with Runaway director in K2
by | July 18, 2016 | 24 Comments
We’ve got a confirmation for bodyguard-action drama K2, though it isn’t one that had been mentioned previously as a possibility: Lee Jung-jin (Temptation, Hundred Year Inheritance) will be joining the upcoming tvN drama about a presidential candidate’s hidden daughter and a bodyguard abandoned by his country. It isn’t clear yet what Lee’s role will be,... More »

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Song Yoon-ah offered tvN bodyguard-romance drama K2
by | June 20, 2016 | 41 Comments
No confirmation has been made yet regarding Ji Chang-wook’s (Healer) potential casting in upcoming tvN production K2 (and I assure you I’m keeping an eager eye out for that update), but the show now also has an offer out to Song Yoon-ah (Assembly, Mama), and she is reportedly considering.... More »

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Ji Chang-wook offered lead role in tvN drama K2
by | June 13, 2016 | 110 Comments
Healer-ya, you’re coming back! It’s been too long. Ji Chang-wook (Healer, Empress Ki) is eyeing his next drama project, and it’s a tvN series titled K2 that comes from the writer of SBS’s smash hit melo-thriller Yong-pal, Jang Hyuk-rin (also of OCN thriller Reset). Ji’s reps have confirmed that he’s received the offer for the... More »