Kim Myung-soo is a cat-turned-human in new KBS drama

Idol-turned-actor Kim Myung-soo/INFINITE's L (Angel's Last Mission: Love) has been confirmed as the lead in the upcoming small screen adaptation of the webtoon "Welcome" (literal translation). The drama is a fantasy romantic comedy based on the webcomic "Eoseowa" by Go A-ra published from 2009 to 2010. The production company Gil Pictures announced the casting of Kim Myung-soo and…

Angel’s Last Mission – Love | Series Review

K-dramaland has been filled with all other ethereal beings in the past and it’s now time for a quirky angel to take the spotlight. A Guardian Angel Angel Dan (Infinite L / Kim Myung-soo) is not your typical guardian angel. He’s good at finishing his mission but he would always take risky decisions. He always…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 12

A judge's life is difficult. Minor Cases The Civil Court Department 44 suddenly has to handle minor criminal charges (thanks to Presiding Judge Han Se-sang's (Sung Dong-il) unwanted comment during their meeting). It leads them to criminal cases caused by drunk people. Im Ba-reun (Infinite L / Kim Myung-soo) has a strong opinion about people…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 11

The weeds won't die unless you pull out its roots. The Sinful Angel There's a new case for Presiding Judge Han Se-sang (Sung Dong-il) and his associate judges Park Cha O Reum (Go Ara) and Im Ba-reun (Infinite L / Kim Myung-soo). They have to handle the case of a neighborhood thief who used stolen…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 10

You also have to give your heart a break. A Cruel World Park Cha O Reum (Go Ara) is slowly discovering the realities of the world she wanted to save. She had to give her testimony about Judge Gam's case but she was faced by another ambitious person. She just wanted to have justice but…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 9

They will surely be treated as a social outcast after this episode. Image Over Everything There is this public perception that former judges turned lawyers received favorable verdicts on cases they handle. It was shown though that it was just really the lawyers or their brokers who benefit with such so-called favors. Judge Han Se-sang…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 8

And we're back dealing with heartbreaking truths. Case #1: Who Killed Cock Robin? Im Ba-reun (Infinite L/Kim Myung-soo) became invested in a case of Mr Lee, a worker allegedly abused by his employer. At first glance, people would wonder why he tried to kill himself. He's a top student, he worked for a top-ranked company,…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 7

Everyone is doing their best to survive. The Family You Are Born In We have no say on the family we were born in. Whether you like it or not, you're stuck with your annoying sister, nagger mother, and dried-humor father. The court fam we now love is dealing with a family feud caused by…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 6

Everyone has a past they want to remember and a past they want to forget. Things We Want To Forget No matter how lucky you are in life, there will always this one moment in our lives we hate so much we want to erase it. The Civil Court Department 44 is handling an unusual…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 5

We all have are own biases. Friendship Over I feel like I've been overlooking how Associate Judge Jung Bo-wang (Ryu Deok-hwan) is giving us some refreshing break whenever the story gets too tense. I never realized he was the Mr Sunshine of this series until he slowly tried to move away from his neighbour associate…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 4

A risky matter after another. The Strong and The Weak Park Cha O Reum (Go Ara) is judging Im Ba-reun (Infinite L/Kim Myung-soo) very wrong. He too can't stand injustice but he is not as she thinks he is. His family has needs. He can only ride a cheap bike and not an expensive luxury…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 3

This episode made me speechless. A Judge vs A Father Han Se-sang (Sung Dong-il) has a record of saying questionable remarks about women. In this episode, we learned more about him. It didn't justify his comments but it made me understand him better. As the Civil Court Department 44 handles a sexual harassment case involving…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 2

We sometimes forget to listen. Stage One: Judge Park We have all been there. That stage when we think we can conquer the world and make it a better place just by our own will. Park Cha O Reum (Go Ara) is understandably at this stage of her life. She's a newbie and hasn't yet…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 1

Let's meet the eccentric members of Department 44! The Cynical Judge The pilot episode was told in the eyes of the borderline misanthropic Associate Judge Im Ba-reun (Kim Myung-soo). It was obvious that his rose-colored glass shattered a long time ago and has been seeing the world for what it is. His negativity didn't bother…