Jo Yeo Jung Confirmed for KBS Drama Woman of 9.9 Billion and Kim Kang Woo Still in Talks

KBS has lined up all its dramas through the end of 2019 now and the final Wed-Thurs drama to air Woman of 9.9 Billion premieres in November after When the Camellia Blooms. Woman stars Jo Yeo Jung who is having a phenomenal year as part of the ensemble cast for award winning and box office topping movie Parasite. She goes from playing a rich wife there to also playing a rich woman here, though one who goes from no means to getting 9.9 billion won and using it to fight back against the world. It’s from the PD of Cinderella Unni and Hong Gil Dong, with the script from the melo writer of White Nights, Last, Temptation, Dr. Jin, and Time Between Dog and Wolf. With Jo Yeo Jung on board, the production can turn towards convincing Kim Kang Woo to also sign on as he remains in talks for the male lead. Continue reading

Stars Light Up the VIP Premiere of Song Seung Heon’s Explicit New Movie Obsessed

It’s past mid-May which means the full blown Summer movie season is just ramping up in a low key way. Kicking things off a bit early for the K-box office is the Song Seung Heon explicitly-rated affair movie Obsessed. I’ve posted … Continue reading

18th Annual Busan Film Festival Kicks Off with K-stars Walking the Red Carpet

The 18th annual Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) kicked off yesterday in the seaside town of Busan, South Korea with lots of glam and anticipation. Featuring 301 movie selections from 70 countries shown over 10 days, BIFF has cemented its … Continue reading