Moon Geun Young Toggles Youth and Maturity in Fall Pictorial for The Big Issue

I’m so relieved Moon Geun Young is all recovered from her health scare earlier this year and is ending the year on a high note, with the release of her indie movie Glass Garden and rather light promos on her schedule now that the Busan Film Festival is over. Her latest pictorial for The Big Issue hits all the right notes for me by highlighting the duality of her star power, the first famous Hallyu era child actress and the youngest winner of a Baeksang Best Actress award in 2009 with Painter of the Wind, but now all grown up and very much mature in personality and thought process. Since her PotW days she’s not yet hit another winning K-drama and hopefully the drama gods will decree that she is overdue for one come 2018. This pictorial showcases her cute braids looks that’s like Mary Stayed Out All Night grown up and a black column dress with white sleeves that feels like modern muumuu and she manages to good in it to boot. Continue reading

SBS Drama Nothing to Lose Becomes Judge vs Judge and Ready For Wed Premiere

I feel like SBS Wed-Thurs dramas just blended together as the newly arriving one formerly known as Nothing to Lose but now has the English title of Judge vs. Judge is straight up a continuation of predecessor drama While You … Continue reading

Three Huge Age Gap Korean Projects Coming in 2018 with Mr. Sunshine, My Ahjusshi, and Love Sling

I’m amused by the hand wringing by K-netizens on the coming 2018 romance (or romance-adjacent) K-dramas with huge age gaps. Like this hasn’t happened before, and enough times to make it just a meh reaction from me. I even loved … Continue reading

Lee Young Ae and Song Joong Ki Lead Big Name K-star Appearances at 2017 MAMA

Keep you eyes peeled on November 25th for the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), the latest spectacle put on by music network Mnet to further promote Hallyu pop and entertainment. I’m guessing big K-pop winners are likely the big … Continue reading