Best Actors and Actresses of 2020

We finally reached the last category of our year-end specials. This time, we picked our top actors and actresses who performed their best in this year’s K-dramas. Maknae's Choice Park Seo-joon (Itaewon Class) Park Seo-joon’s defining moment in Itaewon Class happened earlier in the series. Its premiere episodes already showed how much effort and preparation…

Start-Up | Series Review

This is one of the few nice surprises of 2020. Pitch Deck (a presentation that covers all aspects of your business in a succinct and exciting way) Start-Up’s story introduction was similar to that of a “pitch deck.” It’s so effective that the characters each gained committed and passionate “investors.” Who wouldn’t, tbh? The “point…

First Impression: Start-Up

Drama Profile Title: Start-Up Main Cast: Bae Suzy, Nam Joo-hyuk, Kim Seon-ho, Kang Han-na Writer: Park Hye-ryeon (While You Were Sleeping, Pinocchio) PD: Oh Choong-hwan (Hotel Del Luna, While You Were Sleeping) Timeslot: Saturday and Sunday / 21:00 Network: tvN Episodes: 16 Genre: Romance Drama Plot Synopsis:  Set in the fictional tech investment hub, Sandbox,…

tvN’s “Start-up” reveals main cast

tvN finally confirmed the casting of Suzy (Vagabond), Nam Joo-hyuk (Light in Your Eyes), Kim Seon-ho (Catch The Ghost), and Kang Han-na (Designated Survivor: 60 Days) in the upcoming drama “Start-up” (tentative title). Suzy will play Seo Dal-mi, an ambitious woman who wants to be South Korea’s version of Steve Jobs. She raises money for…

In Spotlight: Bae Suzy Filmography

It's unquestionable that Bae Suzy, more known by the mononym Suzy, is one of the prettiest faces in the Korean showbiz industry, but hers stunning visuals, unfortunately, don't exempt her acting skills from being put under the scrutiny. In the Korean entertainment industry, where competition among actors to land a lead role is tough, it's…

Lee Seung-gi, Suzy to reunite in spy drama Vagabond

Looks like the Suzy-Lee Seung-gi ship will set sail again! Gu Family Book lead stars Lee Seung-gi (Hwayugi) and Suzy (While You Were Sleeping) will finally reunite after five long years in upcoming SBS spy drama Vagabond. Vagabond will follow the story of Lee Seung-gi's character Cha Gun, an overly confident stuntman who holds 18 degrees…

Suzy, Park Bo-gum courted for People of Incheon Airport

Heads-up ahjummamshies, this will be a visual treat! Though nothing has been decided at the moment, agencies of Suzy (While You Were Sleeping) and Park Bo-gum (Love in the Moonlight) have both confirmed that their artists received offers to star in upcoming SBS drama People of Incheon Airport. The upcoming series is penned by Kang Eun-kyung, whose…

Jang Ki-yong considers lead role for new MBC series

After some casting setbacks, MBC’s upcoming series “Come Here and Hug Me” (literal translation) seems to be on the cards again with Jang Ki-yong (Go Back Couple) possibly taking the main lead role. According to reports, the up and coming actor is positively considering to play the character of Chae Do-Jin, a graduate of Korea…

Movie Review: Introduction to Love in Architecture 101 (2012)

Argh, can't we just skip past February? LOL. It's that time of the year once again when we can't help but feel sentimental about the what ifs in our lives specifically in the love department. Tell me, is it possible to forget that one person who gave us our very first heartbreak? Nah, especially if…

Nam Joo-hyuk and Suzy courted for new MBC drama

MBC is sending offers here and there to complete casting of their upcoming drama with the latest went to Suzy (While You Were Sleeping) and Nam Joo-hyuk's (Bride of Water God) way. According to news outlet OSEN, the idol-turned-actress and the model-turned-actor have been offered the lead roles for the new drama entitled “Come Hug Me” (literal…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Finale

Every dream, good or bad, has to end. The End Jung Jae-chan (Lee Jong-suk) ended the lies created by Lee Yoo-beom (Lee Sang-yeob). He successfully prosecuted the infamous lawyer to implicating an innocent man to a crime he didn't do, colluding to kill Nam Hong-joo (Bae Suzy), and murdering the IV serial killer Ha Joo-an…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 29-30

No one can escape laws of karma. The Attempted Murder of Nam Hong-joo Jung Jae-chan (Lee Jong-suk) arrived just in time to save Nam Hong-joo (Bae Suzy) from being killed by the IV serial killer. Good thing, he saw it happening in his dreams and alerted Han Woo-tak (Jung Hae-in) about the incident. The police officer…

K-Lookbook: Bae Suzy (While You Were Sleeping)

I always thought the 'pause button' is the worst enemy of any personalities in the entertainment industry, particularly those who maintains their visual image. No matter how gorgeous they are, any untimely halt on the video you're playing will reveal an awkward still they don't want you to screen-cap. After watching While You Were Sleeping…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 27-28

Past ghosts can haunt you back. The Reinvestigation of Myung Yu-sik's Case After the arson case to cover-up evidence, Division 3 prosecutors started reinvestigating the serial murder case that led to Myung Yi-suk's arrest and eventual suicide. Prosecutor Jung Jae-chan (Lee Jong-suk) was partnered with Prosecutor Lee to reopen the case after finding out there…