Han Ji Min and Jung Hae In Attend Wrap Party with Cast of MBC Drama Spring Night

There are dramas I have a change of opinion and perhaps even merits a mea culpa of sorts. MBC Wed-Thurs drama Spring Night. I was really bored with the first two episodes but continued on because I quite like the performances of both leads Han Ji Min and Jung Hae In. I’m glad I continued because the story and directing is worth it, PD Ahn Pan Seok is an auteur and this drama highlights all his strengths even on a story that isn’t all that meaty in substance. A girl dates a douchey long time boyfriend and is just passively coasting along with life until actually meeting a guy worth her time and heart and decides to be brave to change things. That’s it for the story but both leads are putting in such lovely, nuanced, measured, and delicate performances, it’s stirring to watch and shows their continued acting improvement. Everyone attended the drama wrap party this week as the drama heads towards the finale neck in neck in ratings with SBS fantasy drama Angel’s Last Mission: Love. Continue reading

Kim Hye Ja and Jung Woo Sung Take Home the Drama and Movie Daesangs at the 2019 Baeksang Arts Award

The 2019 Baeksang Arts Award was actually good for once, the winners moreso than the fashion which remains an uninspiring and safe sea of black and white gowns. Veteran queen Kim Hye Ja deservingly took home the Daesang (Grand Prize) … Continue reading

jTBC Drama The Light in Your Eyes Wraps with High 9.731% Ratings and Resounding Viewer Praise

The bar has been set for the best K-drama of 2019 and it’s jTBC Mon-Tues offering The Light in Your Eyes (Dazzling). Everyone else, to the left, to the left please. Starting with 3.185% ratings, the drama has gone up … Continue reading

jTBC Drama The Light in Your Eyes Basking in Rave Reviews and Ratings Going From 3% to Over 8% in Episode 8

The television winners continue to come from cable networks after the first quarter into 2019, and with tvN sageuk The Crowned Clown wrapped up its ratings leading run on Mon-Tues it’s time for jTBC drama The Light in Your Eyes … Continue reading