First Look at Lee Bo Young and Yoo Ji Tae in tvN Romance When My Love Blooms

I’m such a sucker for second chance romances and especially when it stars an actress as versatile and sincere as Lee Bo Young. This will be her first drama in two years and the first since she had her second child with actor husband Ji Sung. She did the terrific but somber Mother in 2018 and is coming back with a melancholy and hopeful romance When My Love Blooms opposite Yoo Ji Tae. Playing their young counterparts will be Jinyoung and Jeon So Ni, telling the passionate second time done right romance between two former college classmates and now 40-something adults. It sounds like the drama version of Introduction to Architecture a bit and is from the PD of Shall We Kiss First and Protect the Boss, and will take over the Sat-Sun time slot from Hi Bye, Mama! later in April. Continue reading

Popular Dramas and High Profile Stars Like Lee Byung Hun and Son Ye Jin Lead 2018 APAN Star Award Nominations

Following behind the nominations for the Korean Drama Awards come the nominations for the 2018 APAN Star Awards which is on its 6th year now. It’s skewed towards the popular more than elite selection metrics but as always an interesting … Continue reading

The 2018 54th Baeksang Arts Awards Rolls Out the Fashion Red Carpet for Top K-stars

The fashion do’s and don’ts remain my favorite past time for awards shows, mostly because I can’t bother to care about winners that sometimes feel arbitrary or tied to popularity. The 2018 54th Annual Baeksang Arts Awards took place Thursday … Continue reading

Drama and Movie Nominees Announced for the 2018 54th Annual Baeksang Arts Awards

The 2018 54th Annual Baeksang Awards nominees are out and honestly each year I care a smidge less because I watch less of all the offerings and also the older one gets the less emotionally invested in these show affairs. … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading