Queen: Love and War | Series Review

It’s always a thrill to see new actors I support to finally land their debut lead role. And so, I went and watched Queen: Love and War without anything but my placard of support for Kim Min-kyu. And boy, I was surprised. A Familiar Plot If you’ve watched other Korean period dramas involving a young…

Kim Min-gyu, Jin Se-yeon cast in new sageuk

The lead cast of cable channel TV Chosun’s upcoming historical fantasy drama “Selection – Girls’ War” (literal title) had been announced. Kim Min-gyu (Perfume) will play as the King Yi Kyung, a handsome and intelligent royal who dreams of finding true love and has precognitive dreams about one woman. Jin Se-yeon (Item) is confirmed to…

Jin Se-yeon is Ju Ji-hoon’s female lead in Item

The whole picture is slowly being completed. Jin Se-yeon has been confirmed to star opposite Ju Ji-hoon in the TV adaptation of the popular webtoon series Item.  The idol-turned-actress will play the role of a skilled and always calm criminal profiler named Shin So-young. Jin Se-yeon's character will team-up with Ju Ji-hoon's prosecutor character Kang…

First Impressions: Nice Witch, My Husband Oh Jak-Doo, Grand Prince, That Man Oh Soo

You know the saying that when it rains, it pours? The same goes for dramaland. This month has seen a lot of premieres in its first two weeks and we've got a bunch more in the second half. Luckily Children of a Lesser God and Live don't have English subtitles yet so that left me…