Teaser and Confirmed Casting for tvN Drama Byun Hyuk’s Love with Choi Siwon, Kang Sora, and Gong Myung

Hopefully this will be one of tvN‘s solid romantic drama outings rather than one of it’s flat footed fails, for some reason the network is pretty extreme in either direction when it comes to rom-coms. In terns of now confirmed casting for upcoming Byun Hyuk’s Love it’s definitely picked right, scooping up just out of the military idol-actor Choi Siwon for the male lead and pairing him with popular actress Kang Sora. They both have very similar vibes for me, engaging onscreen with presence and fantastic emotional and comedic timing. Joining the two leads will be a recent tvN drama alum Gong Myung, who I watched for the first time in the terrible adaptation of Bride of the Water God and found decent enough to make him one of the cast who fared better in that dud. The network is also digging further back into the alum ranks and Lee Jae Yoon from Another Oh Hae Young has just been added to play Choi Siwon’s older brother in this drama. Continue reading

First Look at Yoo In Na, Shin, and Lee Jae Yoon in The Secret Message with T.O.P and Ueno Juri

I already wrote about upcoming Korean-Japanese web drama The Secret Message starring T.O.P. of Big Bang and Japanese actress Ueno Juri. I’m primed to check it out for my love of Juri, and curiosity over what this cross-border collaboration will be … Continue reading

Web Drama The Secret Message with Ueno Juri and T.O.P. Readies for Early November Airing by Releasing Lovely Posters

Remember that drama Big Bang‘s T.O.P. and J-actress Ueno Juri? It has a title and an airdate right around the corner, and judging from the official drama and character posters will definitely be high on the visual prettiness.The Secret Message … Continue reading

Stars Light Up the VIP Premiere of Song Seung Heon’s Explicit New Movie Obsessed

It’s past mid-May which means the full blown Summer movie season is just ramping up in a low key way. Kicking things off a bit early for the K-box office is the Song Seung Heon explicitly-rated affair movie Obsessed. I’ve posted … Continue reading