Ji Sung Wins the SBS Drama Awards Daesang for Defendant and Lights Up the Event with Wife Lee Bo Young

The year end 2017 SBS Drama Awards was really the Ji Sung and Lee Bo Young show, with the married acting couple basically turning the event into their own lovey dovey showcase and honestly that’s fine with me. They are so low key for so long, let them enjoy the limelight for once when both do deserve it. Ji Sung as expected took home the Daesang for his performance in Defendant, which also won Best Drama and was the highest rated prime time drama for the network. Lee Bo Young herself won Top Excellence for Whisper along with Namgong Min for Falsify but he wasn’t in attendance due to being at MBC that night. The questionable wins went to While Were You Sleeping leads Suzy and Lee Jong Seok, both taking home Top Excellence and also winning Best Couple. Overall the awards continued to mostly reflect the ratings and audience feedback but SBS definitely threw in some best employee picks. 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 Sang Yoon May Reunite with Lee Bo Young for Punch Writer’s New Drama Whisper

There’s finally some solid drama casting news to savor rather than yet another slew of idols dipping their toes into acting. Upcoming SBS Mon-Tues drama Whisper, to come after Defendant with Ji Sung, is finding solid actors and actresses to make the … Continue reading

One More Happy Ending Readies for Wednesday Premiere with Press Conference and Fun MV Preview

My initial optimism that MBC drama One More Happy Ending would be an attempt at a classic K-drama rom-com continues to be validated, first by adorable drama posters and now with a long preview MV chock full of sparkling fun. … Continue reading

First Slapsticky Teaser for One More Happy Ending Plays Up Rom-com Appeal

It’s a good week to feel optimistic about upcoming K-dramas when there are interesting new goodies, case in point being the first teaser for upcoming MBC drama One More Happy Ending. I find myself loving the drama title and premise, … Continue reading