K-Drama Reaction: My ID is Gangnam Beauty | Series Review

They say pretty hurts and it does. Don’t judge a K-drama by its premise I was already used to quirky over-the-top plots of webtoon-based dramas that I thought My ID is Gangnam Beauty would be another series filled with overzealous characters and out-of-this-world conflicts. The story of a girl who was bullied in middle school…

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K-Drama Reaction: Familiar Wife | Finale

There is something about familiar happy endings that touch my heart. And as Joo-hyuk (Ji Sung) and Woo-jin (Han Ji-min) give marriage another shot, they made sure not to commit the mistakes of the past and do it right this time. The way they portrayed a love-filled episode, despite the routine of daily struggles proved…

K-Drama Reaction: Familiar Wife | Episode 15

This one was a filler episode, which consisted of all the fluffy stuff. I felt like because Episode 14 was too good, the drama ended there and these last two episodes were just fillers to satisfy our eyes with more cheesy couple time. But overall, seeing Jo Jung-suk reprise his role as the feisty Kang…

K-Drama Reaction: Familiar Wife | Episode 14

It was really satisfying to see Joo-hyuk (Ji Sung) finally standing firm on a decision after seeing him struggle with his every life-changing move. Since the beginning, we all see him as someone who quickly bows out whenever something difficult happens, and in the latest episodes, we continue seeing him break his own promise of…

Kim So-hyun offered Miss Granny drama remake

Kim So-hyun (Radio Romance) is currently reviewing the offer to lead the upcoming drama remake of the 2014 hit family movie Miss Granny. Her agency and the prod team are looking at whether the actress' schedule could accommodate the new project as she is still filming her latest drama Love Alarm. Veteran actress Na Mon-hee…

Kang Ji-hwan, Baek Jin-hee confirmed for KBS’ Happy If You Died

Kang Ji-hwan (Children of a Lesser God) and Baek Jin-hee (Let's Eat 3) have accepted the offers to lead the upcoming KBS webtoon-based drama Happy If You Died (in some reports, the title is Happier If You Died). Kang Ji-hwan's role will be "evil" boss Baek Jin-sang, while Baek Jin-hee will play the character of…

Yeon Woo-jin, Jung Yoo-mi, Park Yong-woo cast in new OCN medical horror

Yeon Woo-jin (Nothing to Lose), Jung Yoo-mi (Investigation Couple), and Park Yong-woo (My Love, Madame Butterfly) have all confirmed to take part in OCN's new weekend medical horror Priest. Priest will focus on the supernatural occurrences at the South Catholic Hospital in the year of 2018. Yeon Woo-jin will play the lead character Oh Soo-min, a young priest-turned-exorcist who goes by…

K-Drama Reaction: Life | Finale

We just have to believe that all will be well. The Only Way After all the theatrics in the last episode about how it was difficult for them to defeat a conglomerate, President Goo Seung-hyo (Cho Seung-woo) ended up knowing a way to appease the raging giant. The doctors let out the bait, the Minister…

K-Drama Reaction: Life | Episode 15

They can’t escape this uneven battle. She’s Back After going MIA for two episodes, Director Oh Se-hwa (Moon So-ri) is finally back. She probably had to settle her family’s safety first before storming back to her turf. She made sure the Restructure Team sent by the Hwajeong Group knew who they tried to silence. Dr.…

Lee Jong-suk and Lee Na-young offered lead roles in new romance drama

Lee Jong-suk (While You Were Sleeping) and Lee Na-young (Fugitive: Plan B) have been offered main roles in upcoming tvN romantic comedy drama Romance Supplement (working title). Romance Supplement revolves around people in their 30s in a publishing company. Writing is by Jung Hyun-jung who penned I Need Romance and Discovery of Love while directing…

Jung Kyung-ho and Yoo In-na courted to lead new tvN drama

Jung Kyung-ho (Life on Mars) and Yoo In-na (Goblin) have been offered lead roles in upcoming tvN drama Reach of Sincerity. Reach of Sincerity is an office romance drama between a lawyer and his secretary. Jung Kyung-ho is tapped to play is the prickly attorney while Yoo In-na is offered the role of an actress…