Who Put Ji Sung in a Box in Official Posters for SBS Medical Drama Doctor John

This Friday heralds the arrival of new SBS medical drama Doctor John, taking over the Fri-Sat time slot from period drama Nokdu Flower and afterwards will be followed by Vagabond. The drama posters are out and rather illusionary, with the top poster showing him in a proverbial glass box. Is he in a glass box of pain, or does being an anesthesiologist mean he feels the pain of his patients. The bottom poster shows Ji Sung with his other two leads Lee Se Kyung and Lee Kyu Hyung, each holding their hands out with different auras, two hopefully and one ominously. Clearly Lee Kyu Hyung is the baddie here, heh. Teasing aside, I’m in a grumpy mood and am looking forward to seeing Ji Sung bringing his genius doctor A-game. Continue reading

Rookie Historian Goo Hae Ryung Debuts with Low Ratings as K-netizens Eviscerate Cha Eun Woo’s Limited Acting

Oh bummer, I was hoping new Wed-Thurs sageuk Rookie Historian Goo Hae Ryung would get positive reviews, and definitely improved opinions on the acting ability of relative rookie actor Cha Eun Woo making his second drama lead appearance. I don’t … Continue reading

Arthdal Chronicles Wraps Up First Two Seasons With Disappointing Ratings and Break Before Third Season Airs in September

Watching the first two seasons (12 episodes) of tvN fantasy saguek Arthdal Chronicles is like sticking with a whole lotta meh hoping for something drastic to happen to make it suddenly better. I stuck with it thinking perhaps the dull … Continue reading

Seo Ji Hye Cast as Second Female Lead in tvN Drama Crash Landed Love with Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin

K-actor Hyun Bin‘s last drama Memories of Alhambra had not one but three woeful “romances” for his male lead character. He’s getting some karma with his upcoming drama Crash Landed Love (Love’s Emergency Landing) with first reuniting with Son Ye … Continue reading