First Show Poster for Newlywed Diary Features Snowy and Happy Gu Hye Sun and Ahn Jae Hyun

I’m really curious about how newlywed stars Gu Hye Sun and Ahn Jae Hyun will come across in the hands of variety maestro Na PD. He’s capable of turning the most mundane situations into ones of quiet interest, making three meals a day in a remote location, so now he seems to be combining various past elements together for the upcoming Newlywed Diary starring the aforementioned real life celebrity couple.

This is real We Got Married mixed with Three Meals a Day, I see awkward but sweet cohabitation and a countryside setting complete with a menagerie of household cute dogs and a cat. The show released it’s first poster straight out of a wintry romance drama but with genuine in love happy smiles on the faces of the newlyweds rather than acting. This show makes me interested in watching the slightly awkward duo navigate the delicacies of the first year of marriage. Continue reading

Lee Jun Ki and Seo Hyun Jin Lead the 2016 K-stars in Baby Cuteness Pictorial for Adoption Campaign

Pairing popularity celebrities with philanthropic or social causes is always a smart move, but a triple applause for combining that combo with adorable babies. Cosmopolitan Korea released a new black-and-white but oh so adorable pictorial of Korean stars cradling chubby … Continue reading

Kim So Yeon Wins Daesang for Happy Home at 2016 Korea Drama Awards

The minor K-drama awards circuit churns on with the arrival of the 2016 Korea Drama Awards, held in connection with the Korea Drama Festival. Kim Soo Hyun finally passed the Daesang baton on, after winning last year for Producers and … Continue reading

Poster and Teaser for tvN’s Cinderella and Four Knights Throws Back Old School Harem Romance

If Uncontrollably Fond harkens back to the early Hallyu style of melodrama, then tvN‘s Cinderella and Four Knights reminds of the mid-Hallyu male harem romance dramas such as Boys Before Flowers, You’re Beautiful, which even branched out to sageuks like … Continue reading

tvN Picks Up Jung Il Woo and Park So Dam’s Cinderella and Four Knights for Latter 2016 Airing

This is one pre-produced K-drama that is filming so far off the radar it definitely benefits from the periodic news update. Manhwa to drama adapted Cinderella and Four Knights has been scooped up by cable network tvN, which at this point … Continue reading