Where Are They Now? Cast of Moon Embracing the Sun

This time ten years ago, the historical-fantasy drama Moon Embracing the Sun started airing in MBC. The said series then became one of the highest-rated series of 2012 with a peak rating of over 40%. Its actors received nominations from various award-giving bodies while the series was named the Best Drama at the 48th Baeksang…

Best Actors and Actresses of 2021

The dramas this year have been nothing but spectacular. And one of the main reasons is how talented the actors in them are. From the perfect comic timing to heart-shattering emotional breakdowns, these actors gave us standout performances we’d always remember. The Frown Crown Song Joong-ki (Vincenzo) https://youtu.be/csYTRVWWIoM His highly anticipated return to the small…

K-Lookbook: Iconic K-drama Styling You Can Wear as Halloween Costumes

Halloween is just around the corner. Even though most of us will probably celebrate it via online parties, it’s not a reason to be lazy about your costume. Gone are the days that Halloween costumes should look horrifyingly scary. These days you just need to personate anyone you like. Most of the time it’s a…

River Where the Moon Rises | Series Review

River Where the Moon Rises starts in a way I expected it to be – rich background story and the main character I’ll root for no matter what. But I had my reservations at first. I questioned whether it’d be worth the watch since it didn’t really give me anything new or surpass any expectations I…

Love Alarm Season 2 | Series Review

Back in 2019, we witnessed the story of Kim Jo-jo (Kim So-hyun) and how she experienced the exciting moments of being young and in love and at the same time how that same love carved another wound in her already scarred heart.  The second season of this webtoon-adaptation starts with that – Kim Jo-jo as…

Movie Review: Unforgettable (2016)

I will never be able to listen to Dust in the Wind by Kansas the same way again after watching this movie. Unforgettable starts in a way that’s very typical of first-love-themed Korean movies. The movie opens with a radio DJ receiving a letter from someone with a very familiar name – Soo-ok. As he…

In Spotlight: Kim So-hyun Filmography

They often say that great age comes with great experience. Well, it's not the case for the young promising actress, Kim So-hyun. She's only 21 years old but she has an enormous body work under her belt. She started with playing the child counterparts of drama leading ladies but she has now emerged as one…

First Impression: River Where The Moon Rises

Drama Profile Title: River Where The Moon RisesMain Cast: Kim So-hyun, Ji Soo (Episodes 1-6), Na In-woo, Lee Ji-hoon, Choi Yu-hwaWriter: Han Ji-hoon (Woman of 9.9 Billion)PD: Yoon Seong-sik (King Maker: The Change of Destiny)Timeslot: Monday and Tuesday / 21:30HNetwork: KBSEpisodes: 20Genre: Historical Plot Synopsis:  Based on the 2010 novel Princess Pyeonggang, the series follows…

K-Drama Rewind: Let’s Fight Ghost

This drama was somewhat familiar yet different. Adapted from a webtoon, Let’s Fight Ghost tells the story of Park Bong-pal (Ok Taec-yeon) who’s a smart loner college boy by day and a part-time exorcist by night. In one of his exorcism jobs, he encounters wandering spirit Kim Hyun-ji (Kim So-hyun). From there forward, they start…

K-Drama Rewind: I Can Hear Your Voice

This drama catapulted Lee Jong-suk into stardom. Let’s find out why. At first glance, this drama seems to be a noona romance with a mind-reading fantasy theme on the side. But as the story went into full gear, it started to detach from that initial impression. The lives of the main leads Jang Hye-sung (Lee…

Love Alarm x At Eighteen | Series Review

High school is a good drama setting because (1) teenagers could be impulsive as heck and (2) irrational decisions and plot twists could be justified by number one. That doesn’t mean high school serials are overly dramatized. Most of them reflect what young people go through in real life. No matter what your generation is…

Kim So-hyun cast in new Netflix drama

Kim So-hyun (Radio Romance) has chosen her newest drama through the Netflix adaptation of the webcomic Love Alarm. The drama is based on webtoon “Joahamyun Woolrineun” by Cheon Kye-young. Kim So-hyun is set to portray the bright and carefree high school student Kim Jo-jo who has a painful family background. Love Alarm is set in a society…

Kim So-hyun offered Miss Granny drama remake

Kim So-hyun (Radio Romance) is currently reviewing the offer to lead the upcoming drama remake of the 2014 hit family movie Miss Granny. Her agency and the prod team are looking at whether the actress' schedule could accommodate the new project as she is still filming her latest drama Love Alarm. Veteran actress Na Mon-hee…

Ahn Hyo-seop to potentially romance Kim So-hyun in Love Alarm

Looks like Ahn Hyo-seop (Thirty But Seventeen) is destined to be the next big thing because after his unfortunate exit as Kim Yoo-jung's leading man in Clean With Passion for Now due to scheduling issues, he's now being offer to headline the tvN drama Love Alarm opposite Kim So-hyun (Radio Romance). Love Alarm revolves around…

K-Lookbook: How to style your bangs like a Korean drama female lead

We sometimes want to feel like we are Korean drama female lead. We imitate the way they eat a meal, the way they dress, or the way they look. One hairstyle that is seemingly common in K-dramaland is a good pretty bangs. No matter the length and the style is, adding bangs can change the…