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…

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…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 29-30

One tragic night 12 years ago, a monster told a pretty girl that he will meet her again in the future. From then on, the pretty girl wished that promise is meant to be broken. A Promise Fufilled It may be years in the making but Yoon Hee-jae sure was honest to his words when…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 27-28

Does wickedness run in the blood? Is evil caused by nature, nurture, or both? Well, for the past chapters of the drama, Chae Do-jin has been risking his life to prove that vileness is not hereditary. But with the death of Officer Go and Yoon Hee-jae striking his hammer to his loved-ones, will a new…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 25-26

With the monster out in the world, I expected evil to rule over all the chapters of Come and Hug Me. But a light shine through and swept away the dark clouds even for a moment. Let me share with you the scene that touched my heart in these episodes. Hyung and Oppa, 13 Years…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 23-24

The gates of underworld are now open and Hades himself stepped out of it. But as to exactly how, we are yet to find out. Let's dive into Come and Hug Me Eps 23-24 on the tragedy that has just begun. Eclipse of a Nightmare The old villain in the dark has finally woken up…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 21-22

Come and Hug Me Episodes 21-22 are like the prologue of a dark novel, the prelude of a gruesome movie. Let's look at the scenes in this chapter that tell us we should hold on tight to our seats because the K-Drama gods are about to tell us a tale of whim and horror. A…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 19-20

The chains have been unlocked. The mysteries have been unveiled. The riddles have been answered. In the grand puzzle that Come and Hug Me is, the K-Drama genies have answered our plea to unmask the man in the shadows. The Third Son The creature lurking in the dark finally stepped out of the shadows and…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes: 17-18

In the name of all things insane and sick, the K-Drama genies gave us a lot of heart-stopping moments in these chapters of Come and Hug Me. To start, let's see how Yoon Hyun-moo and Chae Do-jin's bloody brawl ended. Of Blood, Sweat and Tears After being declared as the police's primary suspect for the…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 15-16

Things got messier now after the recent attack on Han Jae-yi and with Yoon Hyun-moo being declared as the primary suspect. But behind all these scary events and high tension, one thing is for sure. Nak-won and Na-moo's feelings did not fade. Just Like the Old Times I'm feeling really bad for Jae-yi now. After…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 13-14

It's confirmed. A psycho is indeed on the loose, but the big question now is who it is. Though evidence points toward Yoon Hyun-moo, like how he was the one who paid the suspect who stabbed Chae Do-jin's colleague, I'd still put my bet that it's not him. For Come and Hug Me Eps 13-14…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 11-12

"We should pity those who don't know how to regret." ~ Prison Nun If you're into solving mysteries and mind games, then Come and Hug Me is definitely for you. Episodes 11-12 bestowed upon us pieces of a new puzzle to solve and a taste of  Chae Do-jin and Han Jae-yi's fated encounter. A Monster's…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 7-8

"You were courageous. You worked really hard...that made you look beautiful." ~ Han Jae-yi Chae Do-jin and Han Jae-yi's star-crossed fates continue to roll forward in Come and Hug Me Episodes 7-8. Let me first share with you the horrific details revealed to us on the tragedy that struck Gil Nak-won's family before I focus…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 5-6

"If you want forgiveness, forgive first." ~ Yoon Hee-jae Come and Hug Me Episodes 5-6 generally show us how the fates played with the life of our cutie crusaders Yoon Na-moo and Gil Nak-won years after they parted ways. Glimpses of the harrowing night when Yoon Hee-jae "visited" Nak-won's house were also revealed. But first,…

K-Drama Reaction: Come and Hug Me | Episodes 3-4

"The day we touched, it's as if the world turned into a paradise. The time before I met her was no longer part of my memory." ~ Yoon Na-moo Come and Hug Me presents us with another heart-stopping chapter. Let's look at what happened to the budding romance of Yoon Na-moo and Gil Nak-won, and…