Tense Poster and Previews for MBC Next Mon-Tues Drama 365 Repeat the Year with Lee Joon Hyuk and Nam Ji Hyun

MBC still hasn’t found the ratings mojos that some of the other networks have managed to scrounge back and I’m not sure this next Mon-Tues drama will bring in tons more viewers even if it’s good. I’m totally watching 365: Repeat the Year because I love both leads Nam Ji Hyun and Lee Joon Hyuk, and knowing these two likely won’t have a love line since this is a what-if fantasy drama about life choices and consequences. The two leads along with 8 other people get a chance to travel back in time for exactly one year and each agrees for their own reasons, only to find that the repeat loop also has terrible consequences. A glitch in the matrix and also the reality that one cannot just wish away unfortunate situations, what must be faced head on will always need to be addressed properly. The drama airs on March 23rd and will be the first K-drama back in that slot after Welcome 2 Life in 2019 summer and then MBC paused dramas for that time period.. Continue reading

Bevy of Big Name K-stars Descend on Opening Night of 2019 Busan International Film Festival

Now this is more like it! The opening night red carpet of the 2019 Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) really delivered the wow factor with many famous names and faces showing up to support the local film industry. The big … Continue reading

C-drama Fairytale with Janine Chang and Lee Joon Hyuk Holds Mid-Production Press Conference

The cast and crew for the upcoming C-drama Fairytale (童话二分之一 which literally translates as 50% of a Fairytale) quietly started shooting the drama in early October without much fanfare despite it’s cross-border cast. Looks like the production company wanted to … Continue reading