The Curious Ahjumma: Second Lead Couple

I recently wrote a list of second couples we love in K-dramas. After finishing that listicle, it kind of felt like I haven’t released all my ~feels~ for these secondary pairings. And so, I have decided to make a relatively longer feature for our beloved second lead couples in K-drama because they DO deserve more…

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…

Lee Jong-hyun, Kim So-eun lead OCN’s new fantasy rom-com

CNBLUE's Lee Jong-hyun (Lingerie Girls’ Generation) just booked his first titular role! OCN’s upcoming fantasy romance comedy series That Man Oh-soo has officially sealed its lead stars Lee Jong-hyun and Kim So-eun (Our Gap-soon). That Man Oh-soo aims to tell the life of its hero Oh-soo (Lee Jong-hyun), an IT expert and a cafe owner-barista who possesses a “cupid-like" magical dust…

K-Drama Rewind: Boys Over Flowers

Based on the Japanese shōjo manga series Hana Yori Dango, this week's Grumpy Flashback feature is the fifth TV adaptation of the manga following Taiwan's Meteor Garden and its sequel Meteor Garden II, and Japan's Hana Yori Dango and its sequel Hana Yori Dango Returns. It created the second Korean wave and helped to launch career of Lee Min-ho as the ultimate Hallyu star not only in…

Lee Sang-yub, Kim So-eun to act as husband-wife in KBS drama special

Lee Sang-yub (This Week, My Wife Will Have an Affair) and Kim So-eun (Our Gap-soon) are teaming up for the KBS drama special You’re Closer Than I Think.  The upcoming project is a mystery melodrama about a husband's chase of his runaway bride, who only left a single text message on the day of their wedding. The mystery surrounding…