Yoon Kyun Sang Starts Filming Clean with Passion for Now with Kim Yoo Jung and Song Jae Rim

The casting gods have spoken and it is indeed happening that very very tall K-actor Yoon Kyun Sang will be joining very very petite actress Kim Yoo Jung in the upcoming webtoon adapted drama Clean with Passion for Now. The age gap thingie with the teen actresses with their male leads has been an issue for a few years now but visually I’m more weirded out by how Yoon Kyun Sang will loom large over Kim Yoo Jung in scenes. I love how dominating he was in Pinocchio, the perfect hyung who was both security and menace wrapped into one. But as the male lead with a fear of germs, I just see him as this lunkhead lurching around while Kim Yoo Jung flits beside him being plucky. Hopefully I’ll be proven wrong as filming has resumed for the drama with the PD of Personal Taste and Who Are You. An airing date on cable channel jTBC hasn’t been set yet but I expect sometime in the fall. Continue reading

Korean Acting Stars Shine on the MAMA 2017 Hong Kong Red Carpet

Since I don’t follow K-pop the interest in the pan-Asian Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) is solely on the attendee star power of many K-stars. The Hong Kong show last night was a total win for me on the actors … Continue reading

Lee Young Ae and Song Joong Ki Lead Big Name K-star Appearances at 2017 MAMA

Keep you eyes peeled on November 25th for the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), the latest spectacle put on by music network Mnet to further promote Hallyu pop and entertainment. I’m guessing big K-pop winners are likely the big … Continue reading

A Few A-list But Mostly Aspiring Korean Stars Attend 2018 Fall Seoul Fashion Week

The level of star power at the 2018 Fall Seoul Fashion Week shows really hammered home the strata of star power. While the A-listers have been hitting up overseas couture shows in Paris, Milan, and New York, this week the … Continue reading