Yook Sung Jae Savoring Grown Up Success for GQ Korea

I feel like Yook Sung Jae has a great agency behind him providing very sage career advice, either that or he’s just a very smart young man who is blending his potential with good decisions. His last performance was a supporting role in the drama Goblin, a fantastic decision on his part to do as something exceptionally memorable trumps doing a lead role in a poorly constructed yarn. He turned down the second male lead role in Moonlight Drawn by Clouds, another major hit drama last year, but that role of the typical sageuk stalwart protector was less unique than getting to play the cute puppy bromance third wheel in Goblin. He’s truly fulfilling his scene stealing potential from Who Are You: School 2015 and I couldn’t be happier. This recent GQ Korea pictorial also highlights him growing more mature in his looks and styling, toggling between cute and handsome. Continue reading

Goblin’s Premiere Episode Notches 6.3% Ratings on Cable and Breaks Time Slot Record Set by Answer Me 1988

The first volley out of the gate is a resounding hit that has the legs to be a home run. The first episode of cable network tvN‘s Fri-Sat new drama Goblin garnered a 6.322% AGB nationwide ratings, breaking the record … Continue reading

Kim Eun Sook Reveals that She Courted Gong Yoo for 5 Years to Star in Her Drama Before Finally Landing Him for Goblin

It’s been four years since Gong Yoo‘s last drama, the high profile Hong sisters rare flop that was Big. But apparently it’s been five years of repeated wooing from screenwriter Kim Eun Sook to get Gong Yoo to accept her … Continue reading