K-Culture: Dog-like vs Cat-like Faces

K-drama muggles may find it weird that Koreans often compared their beloved actors/actresses’ faces to dogs, cats, and other animal faces. But if you think about it, the resemblance is there. Aside from the physical comparison, they also tend to associate celebrity traits and impressions with animals. Why Animal Faces? The curious cat in me…

K-Drama Rewind: The Time I’ve Loved You

I always feel excited whenever I watch K-dramas with best friends-to-lovers story line. I know it's a pretty old trope, but when done right, it's a one heck of fun ride. I know this week's Grumpy Flashback had mixed reactions from fans, especially that it's a remake of a popular Taiwanese drama. I know some…

Sung Dong-il, Go Ara to reunite in new drama with INFINITE’s L

Reply 1994's favorite father-daughter duo Sung Dong-il (Wise Prison Life) and Go Ara (Black) are reuniting in a new drama! JTBC is cooking another drama titled Miss Hammurabi with INFINITE's L (Ruler: Master of the Mask) as its male lead. Based on a novel of the same name written by real-life judge Moon Yoo-seok, Miss Hammurabi will be…

K-Drama Rewind: Master’s Sun

We are currently celebrating the November scare in our blog, so I thought of another memorable drama to feature for a fun Grumpy Flashback edition. And who would say no to Gong Hyo-jin unnie, right? She is very well-known as a versatile actress, not only in romance or melodrama, but also in the horror genre!…

Noona Slayer: Top 10 Young Oppas

Dictionary: Oppa (오빠) = OLDER male (to females) K-Drama Fans: All good-looking guys regardless of age. After raping the replay button on Shinee's Replay, I created this Top 10 List of Young Oppas you want to hear say "Noonan neomu yeppeo (Noona, you're so pretty)." Imagine Park Bo-gum whispering this to you! I kenaaaat. So,…

K-Drama Reaction: Ruler: Master of the Mask | Episodes 7-8

My beloved K-Drama drunkards, let's take a look at Ep 7-8 based on my two favorite scenes of cute water delivery boy, Commoner Lee Sun. First, let's lay down the facts. 1. Commoner Lee Sun has seen the Crown Prince's face. 2. The Crown Prince and the pretty faced delivery boy share the same name,…