Drama Casting & News
Kim Yoon-hye (Woori) joins Flower Boy cast
by | November 21, 2012 | 27 Comments
When it rains, it pours: Another addition rounds out our Flower Boy Next Door cast, with Kim Yoon-hye jumping onboard. If that name is unfamiliar, it’s because the artist formerly known as Woori changed her stage name this year and is now acting under her real name. In this drama, Kim Yoon-hye plays Yoon Shi-yoon’s... More »

Celebrity News
News bites: October 3, 2012
by | October 3, 2012 | 44 Comments
Lee Sang-yoon, star of new weekend hit My Daughter Seo-yeong, is in October’s issue of Dazed & Confused. We won’t say we love the polka dots, but we’re cool with geek chic. [Source: Review Star] Lee Byung-heon’s film Gwanghae, The Man Who Became King is making an impressive showing at the box office. It has... More »

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The ghostbusting cast of horror-comedy Fortune Tellers
by | September 7, 2012 | 42 Comments
I have been looking forward to the movie Fortune Tellers ever since it was announced, and here’s a closer look at the premise and the characters — and it looks like a hoot. An eerie and spine-tingly hoot, perhaps, but still: just as hilarious as it is jump-inducing. The setup is simple: One remote seaside... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Woori joins dark comedy Fortunetellers
by | November 8, 2011 | 12 Comments
Woori, who most recently played the haughty, bratty Hee-joo in You’ve Fallen For Me, has been cast in the movie Fortunetellers. It’s a horror-comedy (love that mix) that previously cast two hot up-and-comers in the movie biz, Kang Ye-won and Lee Je-hoon, and also features comedian Kim Su-ro (God of Study). The setup sounds like... More »

Drama Recaps
You’ve Fallen For Me: Episode 2
by | June 30, 2011 | 180 Comments
What this drama lacks in slickness, it makes up for in sweetness. I’m sentimental about youth angst dramas, because they’re what I grew up on, but they also feel like a throwback because of that. They’re like drama comfort food, like Mom’s cooking. And while the tonal shifts in this one are still a bit... More »

Drama Recaps
You’ve Fallen For Me: Episode 1
by | June 29, 2011 | 171 Comments
Another anticipated drama premiered today with MBC’s You’ve Fallen For Me, which I think got off to a rather uncertain start, tonally speaking, but found its feet by the hour’s end. The jury’s out on the romantic chemistry between the leads, but I find that there’s plenty of antagonistic chemistry. Sparks aplenty on that front,... More »

Drama Casting & News
Woori takes on Park Shin-hye as a rival
by | May 2, 2011 | 52 Comments
MBC’s You’ve Fallen For Me (aka Festival, aka Choose Your Own Title) has finished its main casting with the addition of Woori (Crime Squad, Supermom), which means she’ll face off against heroine Park Shin-hye in claiming the affections of the hero (Jung Yong-hwa). Woori’s character has been in love with Jung Yong-hwa since high school,... More »