Fight My Way with Park Seo Joon and Kim Ji Won Showcases Cute Friendship Turned Romance

For all the leading lady search headaches, what I’m seeing from the promos for upcoming KBS drama Fight My Way (Third Way My Way) has all the earmarks of being a sweet and sassy watch with two engaging lead characters. Park Seo Joon and Kim Ji Won are the best friends for a long time mutual underdogs with big dreams, the sort of success tale that Korean culture subscribes to and often tackles in K-dramas. Recent such dramas were Chief Kim ropeing in audiences while Radiant Office didn’t get the eyeballs or interest of viewers. Fight My Way seems to toggle equally rom-com with the central friendship turned romance of the leads as important as their quest to achieve their dreams, his being a UFC fighter and hers being a broadcast announcer. Park Seo Joon and Kim Ji Won are super adorable in the poster and teaser so I’ve got a good feeling about this one. Continue reading

2016 Year End Awards Roundup From Big Three Networks Capped Off Drama Year

The 2016 year end K-drama awards for the big three networks came and went last weekend, smack dab in the middle of me heading off for my trans-pacific flight, taking said long flight, traveling back home from long flight, and … Continue reading

Song Joong Ki Takes Home Daesang at 2016 APAN Star Awards

It’s not exactly awards season yet in K-ent but the chips are falling as expected even for the one-off awards event such as the just held APAN Star Awards sponsored by the Daejeon Drama Festival. The big winner was Descendants … Continue reading

Yoona and Kim Soo Hyun Top the Vlinkage 2016 Most Popular Korean Male and Female Star List in China

After releasing the list of current most popular K-dramas in China, polling site Vlinkage is back with the Top 30 list of most popular Korean male and female stars, respectively. Some are long time regulars on any Korean star popularity … Continue reading