Ji Chang Wook is a Polished PD and Won Jin Ah an Energetic Contestant Crossing Paths in K-drama Melt Me Softly

September is when movie season slows down after the jam-packed summer months but I find it usually a good time for K-dramas to deliver quality fare heading into the fall. End of the month comes Melting Me Softly on tvN, which has been promoting for over a month so I feel like it should be here by now but eh I can wait a bit longer. Starring Ji Chang Wook as a variety show PD and Won Jin Ah as said show’s contestant, the two share the same crazy fate of being cryogenically frozen for 20 years and un-thawed to find themselves people out of time. Their friends and family are 20 years older and they need to keep their body temperature steady to stay alive. SBS did a similar concept with Thirty But Seventeen which I loved and I’m also enjoying all the Melt Me promos so far so my hopes are high for sure. Continue reading

Kim Nam Gil, Kim Dong Wook, and Jang Nara Win Best Acting Prizes at the 2019 Seoul International Drama Awards

I can’t believe it’s been 14 years now since the then upstart and rather random Seoul International Drama Awards started. The 2019 ceremony was held this week in Seoul, of course, and the winners from the K-drama side was Fiery … Continue reading

After Her Private Life and Kim Jae Wook, Park Min Young Reigns as the K-drama Female Lead Racking Up Successive Chemistry Wins

I’m having a hard time thinking of another K-drama actress with as many romance dramas under belt as Park Min Young AND has also delivered performances that generated strong chemistry with her male lead(s). In some dramas she even sparks … Continue reading