Kang Ji Hwan and Kim Ok Bin Considering OCN Police Drama Children of the Lesser God

I love the casting and really hate the appropriated drama title, growls to the conflicted first reaction. Cable network OCN continued to peddle in thrillers and procedural fare nicely, with currently airing grim reaper in the body of a detective drama Black with Song Seung Heon and Go Ara doing well in ratings and getting positive audience reviews. OCN is looking far ahead into 2018 already and luring to the small screen two very talented Korean stars – Kang Ji Hwan and Kim Ok Bin have been offered the lead roles in the police procedural Children of the Lesser God. The title annoys me of course because of the Oscar winning movie and book that it was adapted from Children of a Lesser God about a romance between a professor for the hearing impaired and a deaf woman. OCN’s Children centers around two police detectives who partner together to solve crime, he’s a logical type and she has supernatural powers involving her vision that assist in cracking cases. Continue reading

Hyun Bin, Kim Sun Ah, Cha Seung Won and More Attend VIP Movie Premiere for Luck-Key

The VIP movie premiere for the Yoo Hae Jin and Lee Joon identity swapping movie Luck-Key is a quite a treat for the adoring fans in attendance as many big names showed up. My favorite squee moment was seeing Kim … Continue reading

Daebak Off to Mon-Tues Ratings Lead in Close Viewer Battle with Neighborhood Lawyer and Monster

The ratings are for the new batch of Mon-Tues K-dramas and the playing field looks a lot different than the bloodbath going on in the Wed-Thurs slot. Mon-Tues doesn’t have a runaway winner (yet), with the race tight out of … Continue reading

MBC Plays Up Male Lead Bromance and Rivalry in New Stills for Monster and Goodbye Mr. Black

MBC is going to face tough competition when it premieres two new prime time dramas in the coming weeks. First is Goodbye Mr. Black on Wed-Thurs, going up against runaway hit Descendants of the Sun and lowly rated but getting good … Continue reading

MBC’s Upcoming 50-episode Drama Monster with Kang Ji Hwan and Sung Yuri Releases Script Reading Stills

Filming is underway for the next MBC mega drama, the Mon-Tues slated 50-episode Monster (Tyrant), which really can do with a better title if you ask me. My gut tells me MBC is trying to harken back to the glory … Continue reading