K-Drama Reaction: Chicago Typewriter | Episode 6

We enter a more serious tone of our beloved fantasy series with drops of comic relief from our unlikely bromance duo. Our ghost writer Yoo Jin-oh (Go Kyung-pyo) and our star writer Han Se-joo (Yoo Ah-in) form an interesting bond as they both deal with the mystery of them meeting in the present. Jin-oh is…

K-Drama Reaction: Chicago Typewriter | Episode 5

I love this show! I love how it makes me think deeper about its plot and its characters. I love shows like these that make me contemplate about everything in life, but still get me hooked. We start off this week’s offering with the flashbacks of Baek Tae-min (Kwak Si-yang) about his past relationship with…

K-Drama Reaction: Chicago Typewriter | Episode 4

As we enter into this maze that is Chicago Typewriter, we are gifted with so many hints, and twists and turns. Yoo Jin-oh (Go Kyung-pyo) is apparently not the ghostwriter's name (or is it?). His knowledge of Han Se-joo's (Yoo Ah-in) 1930s vision still remains a mystery, or how his manuscript mirrored Se-joo's dreams. Also,…

K-Drama Reaction: Chicago Typewriter | Episode 3

As Han Se-joo tries to decipher what’s going on, we ventured into the streets of his vision of the 30s. We take a peek through Ryu Soo-hyun’s (past Jeon Seol) life being chased by government officials. I want to see more of her character as a revolutionary and the events that led her to shoot…

K-Drama Reaction: Chicago Typewriter | Episode 2

We finally get a long visit of the 1930s timeline as the show treats us with the friendship of the trio in this episode. We see past Se-joo and past Seol’s bickering as past Seol (she is called Ryu Soo-hyun) reminds past Se-joo not to just write for fame, but to create good stories. Our…