First Stills of Namgong Min and Junho in KBS Wed-Thurs Drama Chief Kim

This looks like a promising enough office place situational comedy, and one that isn’t currently all over the networks like medical or legal dramas. Upcoming KBS Wed-Thurs drama Chief Kim released first stills recently showcasing male leads Namgong Min as the titular Chief Kim and idol-actor Junho of 2PM as his office rival. A year ago this drama would have gotten way more attention as coming from the screenwriter of Good Doctor, except his followup Blood was dreadfully bad in new and innovative ways.

This one looks like another directional change for the screenwriter, taking on a work place drama where the male lead is an enforcer for a loan shark gang turned office accountant sectional chief and leading the charge to turn a company around. Namgong Min has been playing too many baddies recently but has got a great understated comedic timing. This time his romantic lead is Nam Sang Mi, returning from marital hiatus, with Jung Hye Sung as the second female lead. Chief Kim premieres on January 25th. Continue reading

K-stars Attend Seoul Premiere of Hollywood Movie The Magnificent Seven Costarring Lee Byung Hun

The summer blockbuster movie season has wrapped and Korean entertainment found worldwide glory with the hit zombie on trains thriller Train to Busan. Starting off the fall season an old school Western movie The Magnificent Seven which had an early … Continue reading

K-ent Lookalikes Back in the News as Bora and Han Chae Young Posts Adorable Sisterly Selfie

It’s so cute when celebrities recognize their own lookalikes, it saves fans the trouble of doing double takes. Last week Sistar‘s Bora ran into K-actress Han Chae Young at an event and the two took a selfie asking their fans … Continue reading

K-stars Descend on a Summer Night for the Cold Eyes Movie Premiere

Nothing screams dead heat of Summer than a nighttime VIP movie premiere in Seoul where all the stars attending were glistening with the combination of BB cream and sweat. Blotting paper for all! It was a parade of actors and … Continue reading