New C-drama Reunites Joe Cheng and Jiro Wang from It Started with a Kiss

Nearly a decade after the TW-version of It Started with a Kiss launched the careers of leads Joe Cheng and Ariel Lin, a reunion from that drama is in the works but sadly doesn’t involve the OTP. Joe will be starring in a new big-budget C-drama Single and Together (只因單身在一起) with C-actress Xu Lu and his ISWAK costar Jiro Wang. Zhi Shu with Ah Jin? Awwwww, so many warm cuddly feels already. The story revolves around eight adults moving into a singles-only apartment building and must avoid falling in love so as it not get evicted.

Joe and Jiro, who are both North of 30 years old, will need avoid the ick age-difference factor when romancing up-and-coming leading lady Xu Lu who is all of 19 years old. Her last drama was the one with Nichkhun and Jiang Jing Fu where everyone was in college so this will be her first straight up adult role. Joe brought the fanservice galore at the pre-filming press conference by planting a sweet forehead kiss on Xu Lu. He then followed up by talking smack with Jiro, claiming that every time he’s in a love triangle with Jiro the girl always picks him. LOL, and ouch. Continue reading

Fabulous Boys Premieres this Sunday and Releases 15-minute Preview

I have no idea why I’m even following along with Fabulous Boys, the Taiwanese remake of the Hong Sisters cracktastic K-drama You’re Beautiful. The original wasn’t a drama I loved wholeheartedly though I was crazy addicted when it initially aired, … Continue reading

Official Stills and Trailers for Fabulous Boys with Jiro Wang Premiering May 12th on GTV

I wasn’t expecting this until the Summer, but looks like GTV wants to bring out some familiar big guns to try and rescue its prolonged period of bad ratings for Sunday night. The Taiwanese drama adaptation of You’re Beautiful has … Continue reading

Taiwan Stars Assemble for Vogue Fashion Night Out 2012

Another year, another edition of Vogue Magazine’s Fashion Night Out, a celebrity call to shopping if you will. I posted about 2011’s FNO in Taiwan, and 2012’s affair is even more glittering and star-studded. The celebrity pictorial follows the same … Continue reading