‘Yoo Ah-in’

Drama Casting & News
The swords come out for Six Flying Dragons’ posters
by | September 14, 2015 | 30 Comments
Ha, my first thought upon seeing this new poster for SBS’s upcoming sageuk Six Flying Dragons was that Yoo Ah-in looks more like a fashion model than a warrior or a royal. Perchance he’s striking a pose to become Joseon’s fiercest model-turned-king? Sure, he’s holding a sword up to Kim Myung-min, but he’s also flashing... More »

Drama Casting & News
The dragons take flight
by | September 9, 2015 | 35 Comments
Well that was fast. I asked for a teaser with Kim Myung-min and Yoo Ah-in in the same frame, and it’s here. I would also like a billion dollars and a pony, just in case that works. The latest teaser for SBS’s sageuk epic Six Flying Dragons is out, and it features the long-awaited meeting... More »

Drama Casting & News
Character teaser roll call for all Six Flying Dragons
by | September 8, 2015 | 70 Comments
Kim Myung-min! Here’s the Six Flying Dragons teaser I’ve been waiting for. The first teaser gave us a glimpse of Yoo Ah-in as future King Taejong of Joseon, and now we have character teasers for the five other “dragons” who will help shape the fate of the nation. (You can skip the first half of... More »

Drama Casting & News
Four Flying Dragons down, two left to go
by | September 4, 2015 | 63 Comments
I’m patiently waiting for the next teaser for SBS’s historical drama Six Flying Dragons to arrive, but in the meantime, at least we’re getting a steady trickle of still shots from the show, and so far the production quality looks impressive. The newest stills of the bunch feature Yoon Kyun-sang, directly above and below, playing... More »

Drama Casting & News
Yoo Ah-in takes up the sword in Six Flying Dragons
by | August 25, 2015 | 90 Comments
The first teaser is out for SBS’s historical drama Six Flying Dragons, and it looks pretty great—all cinematic and thudding with suspense. The drama feels exciting and epic, not like your father’s typical stuffy old sageuk (or fine, my father’s stuffy old sageuk—he likes ’em extra-boring and historically accurate), that’s for sure. Six Flying Dragons... More »

Celebrity News
Yoo Ah-in relishes his evil turn in Veteran
by | August 2, 2015 | 34 Comments
Yoo Ah-in (29, real name Uhm Hong-shik) is back, and this time he’s completely shed his youthful image. He plays an audaciously evil chaebol heir in his upcoming film, Veteran, and he’ll present to the public a new and previously unseen range to his acting. Until now, Yoo has often played the role of rebellious... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Yoo Ah-in and Song Kang-ho’s tragic paternal strife in Sado
by | July 14, 2015 | 41 Comments
The story of Crown Prince Sado never fails to get a visceral reaction out of me, no matter how many times it’s told and retold in film and television. Granted, last year’s drama rendition of Joseon’s most tragic father-son story — SBS’s Secret Door with Lee Je-hoon and Han Seok-kyu — was a disappointment on... More »

Drama Casting & News
Shin Se-kyung reunites with Yoo Ah-in in Six Flying Dragons
by | June 2, 2015 | 111 Comments
It sure seems like SBS sageuk drama Six Flying Dragons has had a harder time securing actresses than its lead actors, but it’s finally settled on a leading lady in Shin Se-kyung, who is taking over the role recently vacated by Baek Jin-hee. The drama does sound like it’ll feature the men a lot more... More »

Drama Casting & News
Six Flying Dragons confirms leads, adds Yoon Kyun-sang
by | May 12, 2015 | 37 Comments
All systems are a go for Six Flying Dragons, the new SBS sageuk that now officially stars Yoo Ah-in (Secret Love Affair) and Kim Myung-min (A New Leaf) in an epic political struggle over the future of the newly founded Joseon nation. There’s going to be a lot of acting in this drama, but I... More »

Drama Casting & News
Baek Jin-hee, Jung Yumi in the mix to join Six Flying Dragons
by | May 8, 2015 | 39 Comments
After having filled its main lineup with a few big names—namely, Kim Myung-min and Yoo Ah-in—SBS’s sageuk drama Six Flying Dragons is looking to cast its leading ladies. Up for two main roles are Baek Jin-hee (Pride and Prejudice) and Jung Yumi (Maids), to play romantic partners to our leading men. The central character is... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Myung-min considers Six Flying Dragons opposite Yoo Ah-in
by | May 1, 2015 | 35 Comments
Awwww yeah. Anthony’s coming back to dramaland! Kim Myung-min (A New Leaf, King of Dramas) is weighing an offer to return to television this fall in the new SBS sageuk Six Flying Dragons, which is currently also courting Yoo Ah-in to star. If they sign on, Kim Myung-min will play Jung Do-jeon to Yoo Ah-in’s... More »