My Roommate is a Gumiho | Series Review

Another fun and unbothered drama had ended! I honestly enjoyed watching this fantasy series – not just because of the leads, but also it’s just light! If you’re looking for a fantasy drama that’s full of quirks and will not make you think deeply about anything at all, this is the one for you. No…

In Spotlight: Lee Hyeri Filmography

Hyeri grew up in a humble household in Gwangju, Gyeonggi, South Korea. She and her younger sister used to stay with their grandmother while their mother was working in a factory. When Hyeri was in middle school, she was scouted by Dream T Entertainment at a talent show and later on debuted through the idol group Girl's Day. She…

First Impression: My Roommate is a Gumiho

Drama Profile Title: My Roommate Is A Gumiho (English title) / Frightening Cohabitation (literal title)Main Cast: Jang Ki-yong, Hyeri, Kang Han-na, Bae In-hyuk, Kim Do-wanWriter: Baek Sun-woo, Choi Bo-rim (A Poem A Day)PD: Nam Sung-woo (Kill It, Kkondae Intern, 100 Days My Prince, Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo)Timeslot: Wednesday and Thursday / 22:30HNetwork: tvNEpisodes: 16Genre: Fantasy, Romantic Comedy Plot Synopsis: A nine-tailed fox (gumiho),…

Yoo Seung-ho, Hyeri, Byeon Woo-seok, Kang Mi-na to lead KBS period drama

Yoo Seung-ho (Memorist), Hyeri (My Roommate is a Gumiho), Byeon Woo-seok (Record of Youth), and Kang Mi-na (Hotel del Luna) are all confirmed to lead the upcoming KBS historical drama “Thinking of the Moon When the Flower Blooms” (literal title). Set in Joseon era, the drama will revolve around the time when strict alcohol prohibition…

Hyeri, Jang Ki-yong to lead “Frightening Cohabitation”

Girl’s Day’s Hyeri (Miss Lee) and Jang Ki-yong (Born Again) are teaming up in the upcoming tvN adaptation of the webtoon “Frightening Cohabitation” (literal title). The drama will revolve around the love story between a 999-year-old male gumiho (a mythological nine-tailed fox from the Korean folklore) and a female college student who accidentally swallowed his bead. Hyeri will play…

K-Lookbook: Make-up Trends

If you’re also obsessing with Hospital Playlist every Thursday, you probably encountered this lovely autumn doctor named Chu Min-ha (Ahn Eun-jin. Every week, she delights  us with her genuine self and overall awesomeness. One reason why I love this character is her weekly make-up looks. This Army doctor keeps up with the trend and she’s…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Finale

"It wasn't only wickedness and scheming that made people unhappy, it was confusion and misunderstanding; above all, it was the failure to grasp the simple truth that other people are as real as you." ― Ian McEwan, Atonement The finale episode of Two Cops revealed the biggest challenge for our dynamic duo, it's not just…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Episodes 29-30

Just when we thought everything has been revealed in the previous episode of Two Cops, the K-Drama genies decided to throw us another big revelation . The Cruelty of the Fates After Cha Dong-tak's action-filled adventure to arrest Soo-ah a.k.a. the Real Angel and successfully "arresting" Chief Prosecutor Tak for questioning, he and Gong Soo-chang…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Episodes 27-28

The day we've all been waiting for has finally come. And at last, the real angel has been unmasked. With a few episodes left, let's see the face behind the black helmet. Uncloaking the Angel of Death It's not Tak Jae-hee. It's someone who has always been there but people may have barely noticed. While…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Episodes 25-26

Two Cops Episodes 25-26 unveiled big mysteries that kept us on the edge of our seats. These revelations should be enough to point us to the "real angel," but little pieces of the puzzle don't seem to fit. The Prosecutor's 16-Year Old Secret Chief Prosecutor Tak finally confirmed our hunch since the beginning of the…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Episodes 23-24

Two Cops is now driving full speed in unraveling the mysteries surrounding the accident that links our leads' web of karma. With the introduction of new antagonists, Cha Dong-tak and Gong Soo-chang's quest for truth gets more complicated. A Trail of Clues Detective Park's integrity has been tested for a few episodes now, and I…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Episodes 21-22

Two Cops Episodes 21-22 pretty much circled around Cha Dong-tak and Gong Soo-chang's journey in finding the owner of the necklace and solving the mystery of the real angel. In Search of the Real Angel Do you know how dying characters in the K-Drama world always leave ambiguous clues instead of saying directly who the…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Episodes 19-20

To date, Two Cops Episodes 19-20 have been my favorite chapters of the drama. It played mental games with me yet again but also confirmed my hunch from a previous episode. The Good, The Bad and The Monster in Sheep's Clothing One thing I've learned from watching mystery and police procedural dramas is that the…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Episodes 17-18

Annyeong yeorobun! I know this reaction is way behind but let me make it up to you in the coming weeks, yaksok! A Detective's Field Trip Two Cops Episodes 17-18 followed Cha Dong-tak's "field trip" inside the jail to keep a close eye on Doo-sik, and to get some valuable information that may aid in…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Episodes 15-16

Is it me or is Gong Soo-chang starting to get scary? I don't know why I have this uneasy feeling that he might get greedy for Song Ji-an's affection and may possess Cha Dong-tak's body for good. Greed Will Cause Pain Let me expound. While I do appreciate Soo-chang for helping Dong-tak in talking to…