The Best of “Inspector Koo”

At first glance, “Inspector Koo” may come off as a typical comedic action thriller because of its vague cat-and-mouse premise. But as I watched each episode, I slowly realized why a Hallyu legend accepted this project. It took a refreshing route for the genre by defying norms, casting reliable actors, and creative storytelling. Now, let…

Lee Young-ae, Kim Hae-sook, Kim Hye-jun, Kwak Sun-young lead in new female-centric drama

Lee Young-ae (Saimdang, Light’s Diary), Kim Hye-jun (Chip-in), Kwak Sun-young (Hospital Playlist), and Kim Hae-sook (Start-up) are all set to lead the new JTBC comedy action thriller "A Wonderful Sight” (working title). Lee Young-ae will play as Koo Kyung-yi, a police officer-turned-insurance investigator/private detective. She is currently solving a serial murder case, with a female university student as the…

Lee Young-ae to make quick drama comeback as international spy

Lee Young-ae (Saimdang, Light's Diary) has confirmed to star in her drama comeback titled Different Dream. It's only been a couple of months since her last drama, which unfortunately didn't fare well in the ratings game, so it's happy news that it didn't scare her away from dramaland. Different Dream is a period drama which…

K-Drama Rewind: Jewel in the Palace

Feminism is defined as the pursuit of providing social, political, legal, and economic rights for women on the basis of the equality of the sexes. It is an ongoing debate which dates back from the existence of our forefathers up until this day. In Korean history, records reveal that the country's royal and political hierarchy were widely populated…