Jin Se Yeon’s TV Chosun Sageuk Selection: The War Between Women Doubles in Ratings and Poised to Break Her Own Record with Grand Prince

There’s a new hit drama to kick off 2020 with as the December 2019 premiering TV Chosun sageuk Selection: The War of Women with Jin Se Yeon and Kim Min Kyu is a confirmed hit six-episodes in. It started off at 2.557% AGB nationwide ratings and the most recent episode 6 got 4.226% already. That’s plenty of time for the drama to likely break the ratings record for smaller cable channel TV Chosun to set by last year’s hit sageuk Grand Prince which ended with 5.267% ratings in its final episode. If you would have told me even three years ago that Jin Se Yeon would be the queen of traditional style cable network sageuks I would have laughed you off stage right. But the actress has found her niche and is thriving despite being labeled a stiff and limited actress for most of her early years. I always found her watchable in the right roles and I guess said roles as as the strong willed sageuk heroine. Continue reading

A Few A-list But Mostly Aspiring Korean Stars Attend 2018 Fall Seoul Fashion Week

The level of star power at the 2018 Fall Seoul Fashion Week shows really hammered home the strata of star power. While the A-listers have been hitting up overseas couture shows in Paris, Milan, and New York, this week the … Continue reading

Park Min Young Pretty in Blue Leading Mostly Fashion Fails at Movie Premiere of Ji Chang Wook’s Fabricated City

I’m way more fascinated by the fashion, mostly lack thereof, parade at the VIP movie premiere for the thriller movie Fabricated City than I am in the actual movie. Starring Ji Chang Wook and Shim Eun Kyung, the movie is … Continue reading

Ha Ji Won, Jung Woo Sung, and Lee Min Ho Lead Star Studded Attendance at VIP Movie Premiere of Operation Chromite

It’ll be patriotism against zombies when big budget historical war movie Operation Chromite (Battle of Inchon) arrives in theaters later this week. Train-based undead action flick Train to Busan is breaking all box offices in Korean theaters since it’s wide … Continue reading