What you should know about AppleTV’s Pachinko adaptation

Since October of 2020, news about Apple TV's adaptation of the best-selling novel Pachinko has been making rounds on the internet. Earlier confirmations were about the lead stars, Lee Min-ho (The King: Eternal Monarch) and Youn Yuh-jung (Minari). Pachinko, which is written by Min Jin Lee, revolves around the multi-generational saga of a Korean family…

The King: Eternal Monarch | Series Review

All hail to this series that should be treated as royalty among dramas this year! His Past The King: Eternal Monarch had a really solid premiere with its mysterious plot and interesting characters. The main plot was anchored on Lee Gon’s (Lee Min-ho) tragic past. It introduced us to the conflict right away which immediately…

First Impression: The King: Eternal Monarch | Episodes 1-2

A highly anticipated drama finally premiered. Is it really worth the hype? Drama Profile Title: The King: Eternal Monarch Main Cast: Lee Min-ho, Kim Go-eun, Woo Do-hwan, Jung Eun-chae, and Lee Jung-jin Writer: Kim Eun-sook (previous series: Mr. Sunshine, Goblin, Descendants of the Sun, The Heirs) PD: Baek Sang-hoon (previous series: Love in the Moonlight;…

Kim Dong-wook, Kim Jae-wook, Jung Eun-chae cast in OCN thriller Hand: The Guest

Kim Dong-wook (Radiant Office), Kim Jae-wook (Temperature of Love), and Jung Eun-chae (Return) have all been confirmed to join the upcoming OCN drama Hand: The Guest (tentative title). The drama will be a reunion project for Kim Jae-wook and director Kim Hong-sun of another OCN drama Voice. The script will be penned by Kwon So-ra…

First Impressions: Longing Heart, Return

We've got the first two official 2018 dramas and they're polar opposites, I must say. I'm hoping this year bring us more exciting and fresh contents and based on these two, it looks like we're in for a mixed bag. Longing Heart Network: OCN Genre: Rom-com, Time-slip No. of Episodes: 8 (60 Minutes per episode)…