K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Finale

"All human beings have some sort of power within them." ~ Park Ki-hoon May we all find comfort in ourselves. My Ahjussi fulfilled its promise to give the audience a healing drama and tied all loose ends at the finale. As for this K-drama drunkard noona, let me close the curtains by sharing with you…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 14

"It makes me feel so lonely...the feeling that I'm the only one not rolling forward." ~ Jung-hee After Park Dong-hoon's painstaking interview with the Board and Lee Ji-an quitting her job, allow me to take you to the two major events that occurred in My Ahjussi Episode 14. Omma, Hooghye and Team Three's Pride The…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 12

In the three months that I've worked here, I've felt warmer than I ever felt in my 21 years. ~ Lee Ji-an The worst thing about My Ahjussi Episode 12 is that it's too beautifully narrated that I don't know how to write my reaction. I've watched it several times already and had my draft…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 11

"I'm forcefully holding on to a heart that wants to fly away." ~ Park Dong-hoon One thing I appreciate most about My Ahjussi is the realness of the characters, especially Park Dong-hoon. He's a good guy, yes, but he is not a saint. He controls his temper most of the time but it is inevitable…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 9

"But what's so important about the truth? Our hearts are not ruled by reason, after all." ~ Choon-dae My Ahjussi Episode 9 is like the falling off and building up of the Earnest Ahjussi and the Stoic Agassi's friendship. I'll give some snippets of how this happened and other note-worthy moments in this chapter, but…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 7

"People's faces usually betray what kind of people they are." ~ Park Dong-hoon There are days when you know you just had enough of all the world's crapiness, and Park Dong-hoon just had his. My Ahjussi Ep 7 showed us how the Earnest Ahjussi faced CEO Do Joon-young on his illicit love affair. Campfire Truth While…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 6

"Its difficult to be around a person who saw you so vulnerable." ~ Park Dong-hoon The 6th episode of My Ahjussi was a chapter of confirmation. First, with Park Dong-hoon having enough evidence to verify his wife's affair with CEO Do Joon-young, and second, with Lee Ji-an witnessing how much the Earnest Ahjussi is just…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 5

"It's easy for people who have money to become good people." ~ Lee Ji-an Kindness is a very powerful weapon, and My Ahjussi Ep 5 showed us how it can pierce through even a stone-like heart. Let's dive into the moments that prove Lee Ji-an is slowly softening up to Park Dong-hoon. 1. The Nudge Dong-hoon…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 4

"Earnestness is like life imprisonment...You're struggling through your life sentence of earnestness. ~ Lee Ji-an Poignant, simple and horribly real. These are the three things that make My Ahjussi a wonderful drama. It started dark and lethargic yet it slowly and unknowingly draws you in. My Ahjussi Episode 4 has been my favorite chapter to…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 2

"No matter how nice a person is, there's one thing that nobody can forgive. Seeing someone who should be below you getting ahead of you." ~ Director Park Dong-woon (Jung Hae-kyun) My Ahjussi Episode 2 tells us how things blew up after Lee Ji-an stole the bribe money which was mistakenly delivered to Park Dong-hoon.…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 1

"It’s not a story that says, ‘Reality should be like this,’ and it’s not a beautification of reality. Rather, it’s a drama that says, ‘There is this kind of reality." ~ Lee Ji-eun (IU) Dark. Grisly. Heavy. The first episode of My Ahjussi (My Mister) takes us to the bleak and tangled labyrinth of the…

tvN’s My Ahjussi secures IU as female lead

After much hype from worldwide fans, IU is finally confirmed to join the main cast of upcoming tvN drama My Ahjussi (working title). She will play as the heroine opposite main lead Lee Sun-kyun. Directed by Kim Won-suk (Misaeng, Signal) and written by Park Hae-young (Another Oh Hae Young), My Ahjussi revolves around the lives…

IU reportedly offered to star opposite Lee Sun-kyun in tvN’s My Ahjussi

Is IU (Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo) returning to dramaland? On November 9, the Internet was set ablaze as reports of IU being offered a lead role in the upcoming tvN drama My Ahjussi (working title) surfaced, which previously confirmed Lee Sun-kyun (My Wife Is Having An Affair This Week). My Ahjussi revolves around the romance between a man is his 40s…

Lee Sun-kyun to star in tvN drama My Ahjussi

Lee Sun-kyun (My Wife Is Having An Affair This Week) has been confirmed to top bill the upcoming tvN drama My Ahjussi (working title). On September 13, a source from his agency HODO&U Entertainment stated, “Lee Sun Gyun has been confirmed to appear in tvN drama My Ahjussi. He is planning to begin filming at…