Song Hye Kyo and Joo Ji Hoon in Talks to Play Lawyers in KBS Drama Hyena

Woah, this is big potential K-drama casting news and a positive possibility for me. Song Hye Kyo and Joo Ji Hoon are reportedly offered the leads in year end KBS drama Hyena, not to be confused with the same name K-drama from 2006. This Hyena has the two leads playing legal professionals and ones that revolve around them trying to navigate the dicey world of the rich and famous and hows laws apply to them. Song Hye Kyo’s female lead is a scrappy lawyer who finds a way to win at all costs, a wild weed type of character who survives any way she can. Joo Ji Hoon plays a legal star of the greenhouse flower variety, confident and self-absorbed with his abilities. The drama may deal with the law but isn’t a straight up legal drama as it has more of a human element with the two leads. It’s scheduled to air in November 2019. Continue reading

Netflix Zombie Sageuk Drama Kingdom Premieres to Great Reviews and Readies for Season 2 Filming

Netflix premiered the 6-episode K-drama Kingdom this past weekend and I devoured it much like the zombie hordes in the story. It was riveting and fast-paced, and the short 6-episodes flew by ending with a helluva cliffhanger. Thankfully the second … Continue reading

Jo In Sung, Park Bo Young Lead Winners of the 2018 KCA Consumer Choice Awards

This is kinda a random award but apparently it’s the 23rd year of it so go figure. The 2018 KCA (Korean Consumer Association) Consumer Day Awards took place in Seoul this week with winners from the drama, movie, and music … Continue reading

Ma Dong Seok, Ha Jung Woo, and Lee Byung Hun Top 2018 Gallup Poll of Most Popular Film Actors

With the close of 2018 looming the polls are starting to reference the entire year and Gallup just released the most popular film actors as voted by the South Korean audiences for the year. Topping the list is everyone’s favorite … Continue reading