Moon Chae Won Goes Quiet and Contemplative in January 2021 Vogue Korea Pictorial

I don’t think anyone would say 2020 was a good year but for some there were good things about the year. For those actors and actresses that had great dramas or movies this year, it’s something to be proud of and to be acknowledged rather than just trashing what has been a tumultuous 12 months. Moon Chae Won saw a career boost thanks to her turn as the detective and dogged wife in Flower of Evil, one of the best crafted melodramas thrillers of this year. Her costar Lee Jun Ki had the juicier character to play, maybe a serial killing psycho but really a mentally abused emotionally stunted man. So she played the straight (wo)man of the drama, the pillar that stands in for the audience as we discover what she discovers and hurt alongside her. She was radiant in spirit and soulful in delivery, I can’t believe it’s been 8 years since Nice Guy because it feels like her FoE role bookended that also powerhouse performance. Brava to her continued evolution.

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The Hyun Soo-Hee Sung Showdown Finally Arrives in Episode 15 of Flower of Evil Along with New Ratings High of 5.083%

There is one more week and one more episode left of Flower of Evil and I am going to miss the bloom off this incredibly assembled drama. From writing, directing, to acting, the entire piece hums strongly and despite a … Continue reading

Episode 14 of Flower of Evil Hits New Ratings High of 4.767% as Hyun Soo and Ji Won Stay Aligned to Capture Accomplice Baddie Hee Sung

Wed-Thurs tvN drama Flower of Evil is in its final bloom, just two more episodes left after today’s episode 14. Truth be told the intensity has waned a bit for, lost the luster of the early Is-He-Isn’t-He mystery along with … Continue reading

Awkward Marriage Couple Powwow in Store for Episode 9 of Flower of Evil, tvN Will Preempt Episode 12 Next Week Due to Filming Interruption

The new stills are out for tomorrow’s episode 9 of Flower of Evil and it’s one of the most exciting sneak peeks because it bring all four leads into the same scene. Detective wifey Cha Ji Won manages to track … Continue reading