First Stills for Weekend Drama Father is Strange with Lee Joon and Jung So Min

I’ve not watched a weekend K-drama in quite some months but upcoming KBS 50-episode weekend drama Father is Strange is luring me back with its quirky siren song. Veterans Kim Young Chul and Kim Hae Sook are the parents of a family with four grown kids who must deal with the arrival of Lee Joon’s former idol actor claiming to be another child. Lee Yoo Ri and Ryu Soo Young are the older leads with their own romance, and Jung So Min is Lee Yoo Ri’s sister and also likely the main love interest. Aside from the solid cast I’m also curious to see how the screenwriter of some epic hits like Be Strong Geum Soon and Ojakkyo Brothers does in her return to the family drama genre. Father is Strange premieres the first week of March taking over for Laurel Tree Tailors. Continue reading

Park Shin Yang and Kang Sora Sell the Quirky Oddball KBS Drama Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul Ho

There’s a good chance on quality alone that KBS might dominate all the prime time slots next week when new Mon-Tues drama Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul Ho (My Lawyer, Mr. Jo) premieres. If Neighborhood Lawyer wins the ratings battle over … Continue reading

Stills and Teasers for KBS Drama Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul Ho with Park Shin Yang and Kang Sora

KBS may be king of the tube on Wed-Thurs thanks to Descendants of the Sun, but it might be counterbalancing karma for the epic failure of recent Mon-Tues drama Moorim School. The drama wrapped this week and the next prime … Continue reading

Elle Korea Features a Smorgasbord of K-stars for its Charitable “Share Happiness” Campaign

The holiday season is fast approaching like a freight train and with it comes holiday cheer and hopefully more charitable givings. Elle Korea has assembled a huge group of actors, actresses, and idols for it’s annual “Share Happiness” charity photo … Continue reading