Hyun Bin, Won Bin, and Kim Woo Bin Reportedly in Talks for K-movie

Casting rumor say whut? I swear this is not some one off rumor and is instead being reported by various media outlets, so it’s probably levels above fan service but still way too impossible to pull off for me to think it’ll end up happening, even if it’s really being discussed. The world might be getting three Bins for the price of one movie ticket! Won Bin, Hyun Bin, and Kim Woo Bin are reportedly being courted and in discussions with an upcoming Korean period movie called Male Schemes. It’s a movie set during the Japanese occupation and the three men play resistance fighters sent on a mission to use their good looks to advance their cause and liberate Korea from the colonists. So basically the male version of the Chinese phrase Schemes of a Beauty. Continue reading

School-aged Pictures of Popular Hallyu K-actors Show the Before and After

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For years I’ve been seeing these types of pre-star pictures floating around here and there, and finally decided to collect as many as I can into one post. Half of it is for my own viewing lulz and the other … Continue reading

Jang Dong Gun Tops the Korean Ladies Pick of 10 Most Handsome K-actors

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It’s the ladies turn to voice their preferences and this top-10 list has quite a few overlaps with the recently released male audience picks. There is a wee distinction, which was likely used in asking the question, as the men … Continue reading

Ha Jung Woo Leads the Korean Male Fans Pick of Their Top 20 Manliest K-actors

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I’m always entertained by lists and polls, offering a snapshot of the general reaction to the topic at hand without needing to take it seriously. The latest list is interesting in how many selections elicited approving nods from me. tvN … Continue reading

K-media Discusses Possible Drama and Movie Comebacks in 2015 for Popular K-actors

Now that the first batch of 2015 K-dramas have shaken out the ratings rankings and audience feedback – wins for Punch, Kill Me Heal Me, Shine or Go Crazy, losses for Hyde, Jekyll, Me, Blood – the media is looking … Continue reading