K-Lookbook: Jeon Yeo-been (Be Melodramatic/Vincenzo)

K-drama characters don’t dress up for the mere act of dressing up. The way they look and their choices of clothes reflect their personality. A way of expressing their individuality without being too loud about it; just letting their look speak for themselves. Jeon Yeo-been, who flawlessly can jump from one role to another, can…

In Spotlight: Jeon Yeo-been Filmography

With her recent hit Vincenzo, Jeon Yeo-been has been making waves in the international scene. Born in 1989, she is a graduate of Broadcast Entertainment at Dongduk Women's University. Her humble beginnings in her acting journey is famous among fans as she was personally contacted by actress-director Moon So-ri to appear in her movie The…

Jeon Yeo-bin cast in Netflix’s “Glitch”

Jeon Yeo-bin (Vincenzo) has been confirmed as the lead for the upcoming Netflix original drama “Glitch.” According to Netflix, Glitch tells the story of Hong Ji-hyo, who attempts to track down her missing boyfriend with the help of members from a UFO club. In the process, she comes face to face with a mysterious secret.  The…

Song Joong-ki, Jeon Yeo-been, Taecyeon cast in new tvN drama

Song Joong-ki (Arthdal Chronicles), Jeon Yeo-been (Be Melodramatic), and 2PM’s Ok Taecyeon (The Game Towards Zero) are all confirmed to lead the upcoming tvN dark comedy “Vincenzo” (working title). Song Joong-ki plays the titular role as the cold-blooded lawyer Vincenzo Cassano, a Korean who got adopted in Italy and grew up to become an advisor…

K-Lookbook: Power Dressing

Gone are the days when Power Dressing is considered as just a fashion trend in which women wear suits to emulate men in the workforce. These days, Power Dressing means empowering oneself by wearing clothes that make us feel the most confident. Before Women’s Month ends, I collected some of the recent K-drama characters who…

Ahjummas’ Picks Year-end Special: Best Actors and Actresses of 2019

K-dramaland is filled with outstanding talented actors and actresses. But every year, there would be clear standouts that deserve a shout out! Here are the best of the best actors and actresses for 2019! Maknae’s Choice: Top 3 Actors of 2019 Joo Ji-hoon as Lee Chang – Kingdom I’ve waited for Joo Ji-hoon’s small screen…

K-Drama Reaction: Be Melodramatic | Episodes 13-14

Are we really nearing the end of this drama? I enjoy watching it so much it doesn't feel like it's going to end soon. I see myself so immersed in the lives of our main characters that the separation anxiety is slowly creeping in. I don't want this to end just yet. I want to…

K-Drama Reaction: Be Melodramatic | Episodes 11-12

What can I say??? I loved these two episodes so much!!!! Jin-joo and Beom-soo's relationship progression continues to surprise me. They have this unique bond that no one, even the audience, could penetrate. And I mean it in a good way! They built themselves a world wherein only the two of them belongs - a…

K-Drama Reaction: Be Melodramatic | Episodes 9-10

Eun-jung has finally faced her demons, and it seems like she is on the way to make peace with herself. For two years, she has been fighting this battle alone, unaware of the magnitude that it has slowly become. The unconsciously harbored her hurtful past, dormant and overlooked. But since she has a great support…

K-Drama Reaction: Be Melodramatic | Episodes 7-8

Beom-soo and Jin-joo This director and writer tandem would make a cute couple with these two oddballs! I loved Beom-soo in Episode 5 so much. His lines were the highlight of the hour. From the way he convinced Hwan-dong to take on the directorial job offer made by Writer Jung. In these two episodes, we…

K-Drama Reaction: Be Melodramatic | Episodes 5-6

What I like most about Be Melodramatic was that it does not only mirror the reality of struggling in your 30s, but also it shows a different perspective of the "what ifs" of life. It has a certain way of telling a story by means of what would you NOT do in times of crisis.…

K-Drama Reaction: Be Melodramatic | Episodes 1-4

It's been a while since we wrote a K-drama reaction piece!!!! But since I'm quite hooked with this new romcom series, I thought it's the perfect way to get back into the groove of writing K-drama content. I hope this ahjumma's penchant for watching "slice of life" K-dramas would also magically bring back my eagerness…