Namgong Min Brings the Seasoned Intensity in First Stills for SBS Drama Stove League

I’m a big sports fan in the Big Three for me: American football, basketball, and baseball, but even I had to look up what stove league was referring to. The title Stove League for the upcoming K-drama about baseball references the name hot stove league which denotes the off-season of baseball with images of the fans and players gathering around a hot stove in the winter since baseball’s season is spring through early fall. Pretty cool if you ask me, but the drama is about a last place baseball team looking for a turnaround and the artist to bring that about is the character played by Namgong Min. I love this dude, ever since he was playing supporting and second male leads he was always compelling. He’s been main leads for a few years not but I haven’t always loved his dramas. But a drama with Namgong Min looking this smexy and baseball is a must watch for me, even if it’s airing during the dog days of cold December. Continue reading

SBS Drama The Undateables Ends with Low Ratings and Mellow Drama Wrap Party

You couldn’t pay me to watch SBS Wed-Thurs drama The Undateables (Handsome Guy and Jung Eum) after the excessive hijinks of the first episode and that opinion appears to be the majority in Korea as the drama wrapped up airing … Continue reading

Suits Maintains Strong Lead in Wed-Thurs Time Slot with The Undateables Coming in Third

A slotting in of new dramas in two networks has solidified the lead of KBS legal drama Suits in the lead among a generally weak pack of prime time dramas. Suits is staying steading in the 9% range with Thursday’s … Continue reading

Hwang Jung Eum Tries to Pick Up Namgong Min in Second Teaser for SBS Drama The Undateables

I’m going to keep my expectations low for upcoming SBS rom-com The Undateables (Handsome Guy and Jung Eum) because the two teasers so far are really frustrating watching leading lady Hwang Jung Eum. She’s like the opposite of male lead … Continue reading