Moon Chae Won and Yoon Hyun Min Start Filming Tale of the Gyeryong Fairy

The summer is upon us and so starts the filming for upcoming fantasy romance with a light fairy touch that is Tale of Gyeryong Fairy (Gyeryong Goddess). Starring Moon Chae Won, Yoon Hyun Min, Seo Ji Hoon, and Goo Do Shim, the drama takes the legend of the fairy with the lost wings and adds a modern twist. Moon Chae Won is a fairy come down from heaven and takes a bath in the mountain, losing her fairy clothes and falls in love with a woodcutter. He dies young falling off a cliff and she can’t fly back to heaven without her clothes so she stays on earth through centuries to wait for him to be reincarnated. In modern times she runs a coffee shop looking like a old woman but those with special abilities can see the pretty young woman she is underneath the fairy magic. The two male leads both trigger her senses as being the possible reincarnation of her husband so she needs to figure out which one it is. The drama doesn’t have a network yet but will be fully pre-produced, with the PD of Women of Dignity directing. Continue reading

K-remake of Criminal Minds Passes Midway Airing and Drops to 2% range from Premiere Ratings High of 4%

Things are not dire but is certainly disappointing as tvN‘s high profile and big name casted K-drama remake of Criminal Minds hasn’t really resonated with the local audience. Episode 1 did a promising and high for cable 4.187% AGB nationwide … Continue reading

K-drama Criminal Minds Releases Poster and Holds Press Conference with Lee Jun Ki, Moon Chae Won, and Son Hyun Joo

I’m so used to K-dramas rushing schedules that the press conference to premiere gap has shrunk almost to a day before even so it’s a nice relief to take it slow and see the cast of Criminal Minds meeting the … Continue reading