K-ent Stars with Top Grades and University Degrees

Korea loves its stars for being all-natural beauties and/or super smartie pants. That’s why Kim Tae Hee is basically untouchable, going to Korea’s top university Seoul National and even twenty years later looking like she did in high school. Ability to get good grades in school, which isn’t necessarily correlated to intelligence and definitely not to EQ, doesn’t a good actor or actress make, but to K-netizens it remains one of Korea’s barometer’s of value.

Aside from Kim Tae Hee, the other handful of top university graduates are fellow Seoul National beauty Honey Lee, who is also taken as she’s dating Yoon Kye Sung. Kyunghee University beauty Han Ga In also has the brains, scoring 384 out of 400 points in the college entrance exams. On the men side, Kim Jung Hoon is a Seoul National college student but decided to leave to pursue his acting career full time, and on the other side is Lee Sang Yoon who graduated in the Physics department also from Seoul National. Both men are still available so scoop ’em up ladies! 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

Poster and Teasers for Melancholy Mature KBS Drama On the Way to the Airport with Kim Ha Neul and Lee Sang Yoon

All signs point to upcoming KBS Wed-Thurs drama On the Way to the Airport as residing squarely in the gimmick free adult life issues category of dramas. Starring Kim Ha Neul, Lee Sang Yoon, Shin Sung Rok, Jang Hee Jin, … Continue reading

Lee Sang Yoon and Kim Ha Neul Start Filming KBS Wed-Thurs Drama On the Way to the Airport

This is one drama that fell down on my interest radar after casting panned out, and has now started filming quite under the radar. Upcoming KBS Wed-Thurs drama On the Way to the Airport released script reading stills featuring leads … Continue reading

A-list Actresses Gong Hyo Jin and Kim Ha Neul in Direct Competition in Late Summer 2016 K-dramas

It’s A-list actress versus A-list actress in a direct match up now confirmed for late summer 2016. KBS has signed on Kim Ha Neul to headline On the Way to the Airport in its Wed-Thurs time slot, pairing her up … Continue reading