Kim Woo Bin in Talks for 2020 Sci-fi Movie with Ryu Jun Yeol and Kim Tae Ri

K-actor Kim Woo Bin‘s hiatus from his entertainment career is heading into its third year as he had to seek treatment for throat cancer back in March of 2017. There have been rumors earlier this year of his comeback but nothing materialized, though he reportedly has recovered from the serious medical condition. This latest casting news does have legs and sounds really interesting – Kim Woo Bin has been offered the male lead and is seriously considering the role for a 2020 sci-fi movie which will also costar Ryu Jun Yeol and Kim Tae Ri. Ryu Jun Yeol totally reminded me of Kim Woo Bin when he first debuted so this would be a fun chance to see the two smoldering bad boy types onscreen together, and Kim Tae Ri is just a winner for how she’s parlayed her high profile debut into a successful drama and movie career thus far. Continue reading

Top K-movie Stars Attend Hammer Museum Gala as Bong Joon Ho’s Movie Parasite Premieres in US to Rave Reviews and High Box Office

I see a movie in the making, or at least a tableau that typically only happens in the backstage and after party of the Baeksang Awards. K-actress Im Soo Jung posted a picture on her SNS attending a party with … Continue reading

Japan Hits a Home Run with J-movie Adaptation of Popular Manga Kingdom with Perfect Leads Yamazaki Kento and Yoshizawa Ryo

Sorry this post is a few months late but I didn’t have the chance to watch it in the Japan theaters and only caught it last week on a long trans-Pacific flight but holy schmoly was it hella entertaining. I’m … Continue reading