K-Drama Rewind: Let’s Fight Ghost

This drama was somewhat familiar yet different. Adapted from a webtoon, Let’s Fight Ghost tells the story of Park Bong-pal (Ok Taec-yeon) who’s a smart loner college boy by day and a part-time exorcist by night. In one of his exorcism jobs, he encounters wandering spirit Kim Hyun-ji (Kim So-hyun). From there forward, they start…

K-Drama Rewind: I Can Hear Your Voice

This drama catapulted Lee Jong-suk into stardom. Let’s find out why. At first glance, this drama seems to be a noona romance with a mind-reading fantasy theme on the side. But as the story went into full gear, it started to detach from that initial impression. The lives of the main leads Jang Hye-sung (Lee…

K-Drama Rewind: Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim (Season 1)

This series has been so successful that it warranted another season. But does it really live up to the hype? The titular role of this series belongs to Han Suk-kyu. He portrayed the role of genius surgeon Boo Yong-joo who after a tragic yet awakening moment decided to live in hiding in a countryside hospital.…

Where Are They Now? Cast of Worlds Within

There are certain characters that K-drama fans couldn’t easily forget and would always want to remember. To reminisce those treasured K-drama moments, here’s a new Ahjummamshies feature to get you updated to those beloved characters. Kicking-off this feature is the 2008 No Hee-kyung-penned drama, Worlds Within (The World They Live In), which stars our Hallyu…

K-Drama Rewind: The Time I’ve Loved You

I always feel excited whenever I watch K-dramas with best friends-to-lovers story line. I know it's a pretty old trope, but when done right, it's a one heck of fun ride. I know this week's Grumpy Flashback had mixed reactions from fans, especially that it's a remake of a popular Taiwanese drama. I know some…

K-Drama Rewind: Another Oh Hae-young

We were taught to always stand up whenever we get broken. We were taught to believe that even broken things can be mended - maybe not the way we imagined it to be, but for whatever reason, what's broken will always heal the way it's meant to. This week's Grumpy Flashback was a love story about…

K-Drama Rewind: You’re Beautiful

Gender-bender tropes are extremely popular in K-drama world, and even though this week's Grumpy Flashback is not as smooth as Yoon Eun-hye's Go Eun-chan in Coffee Prince, it's still considered as one of the classic Hong Sisters masterpieces. You're Beautiful was a 2009 SBS drama starring Jang Geun-suk, Park Shin-hye, Jung Yong-hwa of CN Blue and Lee Hong-ki of F.T. Island. It revolved around the…

K-Drama Rewind: Age of Youth

It's our month-long anniversary celebration, and what's the best gift I can give to our dear readers other than featuring this sleeper hit? It's also one of the @ahjummamshies squad's favorites, so let's hop right in and start remembering the cozy yet interesting lives of our Belle Epoque boarders! Age of Youth (also called Hello,…

K-Drama Rewind: One More Happy Ending

Finding love again after experiencing a painful break-up will always be challenging, even for those people who have the strongest of hearts. Break-ups are never easy, but opening the heart after a failed relationship can even be harder, sometimes. It's one thing to get your heart and mind ready, and the process of breaking down…

K-Drama Rewind: Cheese in the Trap

Did you ever feel so disappointed with a drama's ending that you felt robbed? You've invested so much time and ~feelings~ that despite the drama's rise and fall, you would still wish it well and hoped for a decent ending. If you haven't felt this ever, you are one lucky fan because that's the case…