Go So Young Returns to Dramas as KBS Releases First Gothic-inspired Poster for Ms. Perfect

Ten years is the perfect time to wrap up an acting hiatus to call it a decade break, and that’s exactly how long actress Go So Young has been away from the screen. She’s coming back in the upcoming KBS Mon-Tues drama Ms. Perfect which takes over for Hwarang starting on February 27th and will find itself up against tough competition with the SBS hit Defendant in the final weeks of airing. The story sounds like one of those older woman empowerment dramas that are usually quite popular from Queen of Housewives to Second Time Twenty Again to Angry Mom, the ideal vehicle for an established actress no longer playing ingenue to showcase their mature charisma and deliver hope for the ahjumma viewing audience that there is more to life than being a housewife. Ms. Perfect’s cast also includes Yoon Sang Hyun, Jo Yeo Jung, and Sung Joon, a diverse and charming band to play foil to Go So Young’s hot tempered not-so-Ms. Perfect. I especially love the first drama poster – so intriguing with a wink to the Gothic. Continue reading

Press Conference and Long Preview for MBC Drama Shopping King Louie Premiering this Wednesday

The arrival of MBC‘s new Wed-Thurs drama Shopping King Louie (Shopoholic Louis) snuck up on me, a combination of W: Two Worlds ending so listlessly and this drama not getting overly promoted. I’m totally going to check it out because … Continue reading

All of Kim Eun Sook’s Drama Leading Men Assembled in a Visual Walk Down Memory Lane

As top Korean drama screenwriter Kim Eun Sook preps for her next drama airing at the end of 2016, having lined up leading man Gong Yoo (squeeee!), it’s a good time as any to do a catalog of all the … Continue reading