Kim Yoo Jung Graduates High School and Starts Filming Drama Clean with Passion for Now

This week is a great double happiness for K-actress Kim Yoo Jung as she graduates high school and starts filming her first K-drama modern rom-com leading lady role in Clean with Passion for Now. I still remember first laying eyes on the teeny tiny Kim Yoo Jung back in 2006 in Iljimae and being enchanted that such a young child actress could be so emotive and natural. Twelve years and countless K-dramas later she’s graduated to leading lady full time, and also graduated from the routine of primary school education. Congrats on balancing an acting career and still going to school to earn her degree, can’t wait to see her in Clean with Passion alongside newly elevated leading man Ahn Hyo Seob (who looks like a cross between Nam Joo Hyuk and Kim Woo Bin if you ask me) and second male lead Song Jae Rim. Continue reading

MBC Revenge Drama Goodbye Mr. Black with Moon Chae Won and Lee Jin Wook Hold Script Reading

Filming is quietly underway for upcoming MBC Wed-Thurs drama Goodbye Mr. Black, will premieres in mid-March taking over for One More Happy Ending. That’s going to be a major tonal shift, which isn’t a bad thing since SBS shows that … Continue reading

MBC Preps Filming for Revenge Drama Goodbye Mr. Black with Moon Chae Won and Lee Jin Wook

It’s easy to see why fame is fleeting in an out of sight out of mind way because I’ve done forgot about upcoming MBC drama Goodbye Mr. Black. Once it was in the news all the time for casting updates, … Continue reading

Goodbye Mr. Black Loses Time Slot on SBS After Production Disagreement with Network

I can’t believe I’m writing this since this particular drama sounded like it was in the bag in terms of production preparation and casting, but clearly nothing’s set until the fat lady sings. Upcoming SBS Wed-Thurs drama Goodbye Mr. Black … Continue reading

TV Report Discusses the Anticipated K-actor Returns for Fall 2015 Dramas

Thanks to TV Report running an article this week about the Korean actor male gods returning to drama land this fall, specifically naming five profile actors in So Ji Sub, Jang Hyuk. Song Joong Ki, Park Hae Jin, and Song … Continue reading

Filming Starts on the Kim Hye Ja Lead Female-centric K-drama Unkind Women

Those bemoaning that the K-drama landscape is a wasteland of no good roles and stories for women might have be seeing a shining beacon of hope soon. Filming is underway for the upcoming Wed-Thurs KBS drama called Unkind Women which … Continue reading