2020 Favorites: The Frown Crown

I think we can all agree that 2020 is that year we're all able to catch up on our dramas. My watched list for the year has reached a personal best record. And for that reason alone, I didn't think I could come up with a comprehensive roll of my top 3 favorite K-dramas for…

Best Actors and Actresses of 2020

We finally reached the last category of our year-end specials. This time, we picked our top actors and actresses who performed their best in this year’s K-dramas. Maknae's Choice Park Seo-joon (Itaewon Class) Park Seo-joon’s defining moment in Itaewon Class happened earlier in the series. Its premiere episodes already showed how much effort and preparation…

The Curious Ahjumma: Coping With Post-drama Sadness

There’s an emptiness inside of you that you can’t explain. You’ll try to go on with your day-to-day life but you somehow feel lost. Every song on the radio (or shuffled playlist) will trigger a memory be it sad or happy. You can’t help but relive those memories by once again pushing the play button…

K-Drama Reaction: Hospital Playlist | Season 1

Please bear with me as I spill 12-weeks’ worth of piled-up feels and love for this series! Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms I wanted to start my series review by saying HOSPITAL PLAYLIST IS THE BEST K-DRAMA THIS YEAR!!! Now that’s out of the way, I could peacefully proceed on why I’m obsessively in…

Hard Work Will Never Betray You: Top 10 Korean Actors Who Started With Minor Roles

One of the phrases that stuck with me after watching a Korean reality show is that hard work will never betray you. No matter how long and arduous the journey may be, hard work will always be your life line in reaching your dreams. Here are 10 Korean actors who persisted through difficulties and first…

In Spotlight: Jo Jung-suk Filmography

For our latest In Spotlight feature, we thought of picking up this cute dork who's currently starring in the well-loved drama Hospital Playlist. Long-time drama fans may have known him before this series. I would guess you either knew him because of Architecture 101 or The King 2 Hearts? Or maybe in the more recent…

Jo Jung-suk, Han Ye-ri, Yoon Si-yoon join forces in upcoming drama

Do we have a new power couple bromance in K-dramaland? Jo Jung-suk (Two Cops) and Yoon Si-yoon (Your Honor) have both been confirmed to star in the upcoming SBS drama “Ugeumchi” (literal title). What's more exciting is that Han Ye-ri (Switch: Change the World) have signed on to join them, too! The drama will be…

K-Drama Reaction: Familiar Wife | Episode 15

This one was a filler episode, which consisted of all the fluffy stuff. I felt like because Episode 14 was too good, the drama ended there and these last two episodes were just fillers to satisfy our eyes with more cheesy couple time. But overall, seeing Jo Jung-suk reprise his role as the feisty Kang…

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…