New Rom-com Touch with Joo Sang Wook and Kim Bora Airs on Channel A

I totally missed this but Channel A cable premiered the first new K-drama of 2020, rom-com Touch with Joo Sang Wook and Kim Bora. The drama started on January 3 and airs on Fri-Sat, with the first episodes getting 0.847% and 0.907% ratings. It’s not high but Channel A has been one of the smaller niche networks so clearly it expects this type of reach. I need to check it out due to sheer perverse curiosity of the huge age and visual gap between the leads but the idea of a long time idol trainee changing jobs to a makeup artist and finding her calling actually sounds really cute and a nice encouragement to people who want to change jobs. If anyone has watched already share your first thoughts. Continue reading

Joo Sang Wook and Han Chae Young Required to Pay Unreported Taxes After Government Investigation into Hundreds of Taxpayers

This is a small fry scandal compared to the last two months of serious misconduct and criminal allegations roiling K-ent, but still worth reporting. Established actor Joo Sang Wook and actress Han Chae Young are reportedly required to pay a … Continue reading

Joo Sang Wook and Lee Min Jung Hit the Melo Romantic Vibe in Promos for SBS Weekend Drama Fate and Furies

The first teaser and lots of promos are out for upcoming SBS weekend drama Fate and Furies which actually looks surprisingly fantastic. I love the melodramatic moody vibe, it’s intensely dark and makjang romantic, sort of like a non-cheating mc-cheaterson … Continue reading

Jung Woo Sung and Ha Jung Woo Headline K-stars at Bottega Veneta Event in Seoul

The waning days of summer is also the kickoff to the biggest fashion season of the year in fall. The colors and fabrics transition from the playful and light to the experimental and substantial, and this year Italian design house … Continue reading