Hyun Bin Picks Another Movie Playing a Master Conman in Kkoon Opposite Yoo Ji Tae

It’s another movie for Hyun Bin! He’s probably still smarting from the epic fail in ratings and quality of his last K-drama Hyde, Jekyll, Me, but more likely just making savvy project choices in film due to the continued uneven quality of television fare. Filming has wrapped for Binnie’s upcoming North and South Korean thriller movie Cooperation costarring Yoo Hae Jin and Kim Joo Hyuk, and now he’s rolling this summer into filming Kkoon with Yoo Ji Tae. I’m more interested in the swindler themed Kkoon, with Binnie playing a master conman who has fleeced over 30,000 people with dogged prosecutor Yoo Ji Tae hot on his heels. His MO is to con other shysters and in this movie he goes after one final big con on another master swindler. Continue reading

Period Romance C-drama General and I with Angelababy and Wallace Chung Release First Stills

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I’m halfway through reading the C-novel A Lonesome Fragrance Waiting to be Appreciated (孤芳不自赏 Gu Fang Bu Zhi Shang) and am oddly stalled even though it’s entertaining enough. Maybe seeing the first stills from the C-drama adaptation will spur me … Continue reading