Script Reading Stills for K-version of Absolute Boyfriend with Yeo Jin Goo, Minah, and Hong Jong Hyun

It’s a totally different main cast of three for the upcoming K-version of Absolute Boyfriend (Zettai Kareshi) but judging from the smiles and cheerful attitudes at the script reading the mood is certainly positive. Yeo Jin Goo will play the titular perfect boyfriend who happens top be a love robot, Minah is the girl who gets said robot and learns about love, and Hong Jong Hyun rounds out the cast as the top actor star who ends up vying with a robot for the love of a human girl. I don’t know if robot dramas are the K-theme of the year (outside from stalwarts medical and legal dramas) because this is the second robot drama to arrive with the first being Are You Human Too with Seo Kang Joon, and even earlier this year was the artificial intelligence robot romance Love Like a Human which both Yoon Eun Hye and Yoon Hyun Min turned down. Continue reading

2012 Year End Drama Reviews: Something Fun for Everyone

Another year, another year end review. For me the year end review contextualizes the dramas watched on three levels – its own merits, how it stacks up against its compatriots, and how the year measures up against previous years. If … Continue reading