Fantasy drama “Island” confirms cast

Kim Nam-gil (The Fiery Priest), Lee Da-hee (LUCA), Cha Eun-woo (True Beauty), and Sung Joon (Ms. Perfect) are all confirmed in the upcoming fantasy drama “Island” (literal title). Loosely based on the webtoon of the same name, Island revolves around the adventure of a monster hunter who needs a woman to end his cursed immortal…

The Real Deal: Softhearted K-drama Male Leads

It is sometimes difficult to meet new people these days that can be a good distraction to the humdrum of our daily lives. At least though we have K-dramas. Through fictional worlds, one can meet different types of characters with different colors and flavors that can definitely satisfy whatever kinds of feelings we are craving…

Cha Eun-woo, Moon Ga-young, Hwang In-yeob confirmed for “True Beauty”

ASTRO’s Cha Eun-woo (Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung), Moon Ga-young (Find Me in Your Memory), and Hwang In-yeob (Tale of Nokdu) have been confirmed as the lead cast of the upcoming drama adaptation of the hit webtoon “True Beauty.” The drama is based on the webcomic "Yeoshingangrim" by Yaongyi that was published in 2018 by Naver…

Actingdol: 10 Most Handsome Idol Actors of 2017

This was originally posted on our Facebook Page in 2017. They can sing, they can dance, they can act and they can definitely steal our hearts! Park Hyung-sik  Group: ZE:A Position: Main Vocalist, Visual Yook Sung-jae Group: BTOB Position: Lead Vocalist, Face of the Group, Maknae Kim Tae-hyung Group: BTS Position: Vocalist, 2nd Visual Cha…

Shin Se-kyung, Cha Eunwoo in talks as leads in new sageuk

Shin Se-kyung (Black Knight) and ASTRO member Cha Eunwoo (My ID is Gangnam Beauty) have both been offered the lead roles in the upcoming period drama “Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung” (literal translation). Both of their agencies confirmed that they are positively reviewing the casting offers, respectively. Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung will revolve around the ordeals of 19th…

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…

Prince Charming: Top 10 Umchinas of K-Dramaland

Umchina (엄친아) is the abbreviated term of  umma chingu adeul (엄마 친구 아들), which literally translates to mom's friend's son. Umchina is used to describe someone who is good at everything. Remember how our mothers always compare us to the child of her friend  who excels at school, is gentle-mannered, comes from a good family, has stunning…

ASTRO’s Cha Eun-woo, Im Soo-hyang lead drama adaptation of My ID is Gangnam Beauty

The lead stars are all set for the K-drama adaptation of the popular webtoon My ID is Gangnam Beauty (literal translation). Im Soo-hyang (Criminal Minds) and idol-turned-actor Cha Eun-woo (The Best Hit) have both signed on to join the upcoming JTBC drama. The well-loved webcomic centers around heroine Kang Mi-rae (to be played by Im…

ASTRO’s Cha Eun-woo courted to join Im Soo-hyang in webtoon adaptation

Cha Eun-woo (The Best Hit) might be making his drama comeback as a lead actor. On May 23, the ASTRO member's agency Fantagio confirmed that he has received an offer to play the role of Do Kyung-suk in My ID is Gangnam Beauty (literal title) based on a popular webtoon of the same name. Previous reports…

Escaping Nugudom: Top 10 Rising Oppas of 2017

Nugu (누구) - this term literally means "who" in Korean but is often used to describe those who are unpopular or unknown. Let's list down our Top 10 Oppas who escaped nugudom this year. Though some of them may be familiar or a bit known to us, their popularity reached new heights this 2017.  Jung…