K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 19-20

Honestly, this is the first time that I will root for Poong (Junho) with all my heart. We all witnessed how he felt devastated after his marriage crashed down, then he lost his job, then his so-called friends betrayed him, then got beaten by a bunch of thugs, among other misfortunes that came in his…

K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 17-18

Ahhhh, this episode pierced right through me. I know for Poong (Junho) shippers out there, this episode feels like heaven. Poong got his recipe book back, Sae-woo (Jung Ryeo-won) admitted to him that she is now single, and now they're low-key flirting. But for my Chil-sung (Jang Hyuk) heart, this is not a good sight.…

K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 15-16

Chil-sung (Jang Hyuk) is safe!!! Poong (Junho) just came right in time to call the cops and save uri injured ahjussi. He and Sae-woo (Jung Ryeo-won) were able to send him to the hospital. Only Sae-woo and Chil-sung got the corresponding treatment, but I think Poong also needed to get his arm checked. Crooked (Ryu…

K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 13-14

Whenever I watch Wok of Love, I feel like time freezes and one hour flies by quickly. I enjoy every moment in the drama that whenever we close each chapter, I kept on asking myself, "That's it? I'll have to wait for another subbed episode again just to watch Jang Hyuk and his adorable one-sided…

K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 11-12

At least now we know that the people living in this dramaverse are all related to one another and not just some random strangers who get entangled into Poong's (Junho) life. Jin Jung-hye (Lee Mi-sook) is the mom of our heroine Sae-woo (Jung Ryeo-won). Apparently, Sae-woo was the one who contacted Seol-ja (Park Ji-young) to…

K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 9-10

We have more revelations and even more confusions in this week's episodes. If you're not paying attention to every scene, you're likely to lose track of every minor character and their role in Poong's (Junho) life. We open the episode to a throwback from 34 years ago. We saw young Gum Peddler ahjumma (Lee Mi-sook)…

K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 7-8

I am still lost in the middle of this dramaverse! HALP mEEE. 😂 Why are Master Wang  (Im Won-hee) and Chae Seol-ja (Park Ji-young) together, and why do they seem to grow apart (and not even recognize each other) two years after?? Why are there two Lee Mi-sook characters?? LOL. Why are Park Ji-young and the…

K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 5-6

I did not see that coming!!! The one with lymphoma was not Sae-woo (Jung Ryeo-won), it's her beloved Buster! Just as I was about to rave how much I've fallen for Buster already because of his cute voice overs, the show decided to reveal that he is the one with terminal illness and thus, needs…

MBC courts Jang Hyuk for upcoming drama

He doesn't want us to miss him! Jang Hyuk has reportedly considering an offer to play the lead role in MBC's new series Bad Papa (literal title). According to the actor's agency, the discussion about Jang Hyuk's appearance in the upcoming series is currently ongoing and nothing has been confirmed yet. If negotiations come to…

K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 3-4

It's not always fun and laughter... that's what Wok of Love proved in it's second hour. It also has the potential to touch our hearts with moments of pain and betrayal. Mr. Gangster Is it just me or making Chil-sung (Jang Hyuk) as the drama's second lead guy is just heartbreaking already? We haven't even started with…

K-Drama Reaction: Wok of Love | Episodes 1-2

We have a new romantic comedy on the block, and I am so excited to be reviewing this one, primarily because of Jang Hyuk! WARNING: Don't ever watch this with a hungry stomach. The food porn is just so strong with this one. I can't even... We open the drama with rising star chef Seo Poong…

Lee Jun-ho, Jung Ryeo-won, Jang Hyuk offered to lead Wok of Love

SBS is definitely on a roll this 2018. Upcoming drama Wok of Love is scouting 2PM's Lee Jun-ho (Just Between Lovers), Jung Ryeo-won (Witch's Court), and Jang Hyuk (Voice) as leads. Based on reports, all three actors are positively eyeing the offer. Junho is up to play the male lead Seo Poong, a former star chef…

Park Se-young considers joining MBC’s Money Flower cast

Park Se-young (Whisper) is in talks with MBC to appear in their upcoming weekend drama, Money Flower. It comes after Han Chae-ah (Introverted Boss) declined the offer for the female lead in the weekend drama. According to the Hunus Entertainment, Park Se-young is reviewing the script along with a number of offers from other dramas. If she accepts, she…

Jang Hyuk considers rags to riches role in new MBC drama

Jang Hyuk (Voice) could soon be back on K-dramaland with MBC's upcoming weekend drama, Money Flower (literal title). According to Sidus HQ, Jang Hyuk's agency, the actor's casting is still under discussion. The agency adds that Money Flower is only one of the projects Jang Hyuk is considering. The weekend drama's story premise focuses on…