The Silent Sea | Series Review

Space dramas are always hard to pull off. It's difficult to tell a story revolving around an unconfirmed realm of humankind without the “fantasy” tag. With the vastness of the universe, the endless possibilities could either be a writer's gift or a nightmare. Netflix's latest work of fiction bravely delves into a world outside of…

Under-the-radar Badass Women in K-Dramas

In celebration of International Women's Month, we thought of listing down some of the underrated K-drama female characters who are also rightfully deserving of the limelight. Chae Song-hwa (Hospital Playlist) Chae Song-hwa is a living proof of the old adage that "with age comes wisdom." She's not just a woman of wisdom but she's also…

Non-romance K-Dramas that will save your Valentine’s Day

Whether you're with someone special or not, binge-watching K-Dramas is one of the best ways to just kill time and let the day pass by. On this Valentine's Day, we listed down 10 outstanding Korean dramas that will definitely save your day at a time when most of us are required to just stay home…

Gong Yoo, Bae Doo-na, Lee Joon officially confirmed for “The Silent Sea”

It's official! Gong Yoo (Goblin), Bae Doo-na (Stranger 2), and Lee Joon (My Father is Strange) are now all confirmed as the lead stars in the upcoming Netflix original series “The Silent Sea” (also called “The Sea of Tranquility”). The drama is based on the 2014 short film “The Silent Sea” by director Choi Hang-yong, who will also…

In Spotlight: Bae Doo-na Filmography

Known for her colorful accolades in the film and television industry, Bae Doo-na started out her career as a model after being street-cast while she was a student in Hanyang University. She got her love for acting from her mother, famous theater actress Kim Hwa-young. Bae Doo-na is also famous in the international scene after…

Cho Seung-woo, Bae Doona, more confirmed to return for “Forest of Secrets 2”

Cable channel tvN had revealed that the main cast of the hit drama “Forest of Secrets” (also known as “Stranger”) will return for its second season. Cho Seung-woo (Life), Bae Doona (Kingdom), Lee Joon-hyuk (The Lies Within), Yoon Se-ah (Melting Me Softly) will all reprise their roles in the upcoming sequel. “Forest of Secrets” first…

Kingdom | Series Review

In a world where the Internet is slowly becoming saturated with Korean content, Netflix took a risk in an original series complete with a powerhouse cast, blockbuster writer-director tandem, and skillful cinematography to bring us a zombie apocalypse unlike any other. Kingdom kicks off the six-episode series with impressive opening credits of a dead Joseon…

Cha Tae-hyun, Bae Doo-na to play divorced couple in new KBS drama

Cha Tae-hyun (The Best Hit) and Bae Doo-na (Secret Forest) are confirmed to lead the upcoming KBS drama The Best Divorce. This new series is a remake of the popular 2013 Japanese drama of the same name penned by Sakamoto Yuji. He also wrote the original Japanese drama where the recently concluded tvN series Mother…

Bae Doo-na courted to lead remake of Japanese drama

Bae Doo-na (Secret Forest) has received a casting offer for a remake of the Japanese drama The Best Divorce (aka Matrimonial Chaos). The original drama is about how people in their 30s in the modern age, when divorce is common, navigate their attitudes about marriage and family. It was written by the same writer of the Japanese series Mother which had…