Ryu Jun-yeol, IU, Park Jeong-min, and more to lead new webtoon-based drama

Ryu Jun-yeol (Lost), IU/Lee Ji-eun (Hotel del Luna), Park Jeong-min (Hellbound), Park Hae-joon (The World of the Married), and Bae Sung-woo (Delayed Justice) are all confirmed for the upcoming OTT drama “Money Game” (literal translation. Money Game is an eight-part drama based on webtoon writer Bae Jin-soo’s two works “Money Game” and “Pi Game.” The story revolves around eight people…

Best K-Drama Villain of 2020

Introducing the special category for #AhjummamshiesYearEndPicks2020: Best K-Drama Villain! We always just focus on the heroes/heroines in dramaland that we often overlook what makes their story exciting in the first place. The following characters have most probably made you fume in anger and frustrate you to no end with their evil plotting and a devilish…

Breakout Stars of 2020

The K-dramaverse is filled with talented shining stars. The competition has always been tough and outshining the established names is always a challenge. But this year, some stars are just destined to finally get their spotlight. Our list varies from rookie actors who seem to be unpolished gems we discovered to seasoned theatre/movie actors who…

The World of the Married | Series Review

So much had been said about this widely popular K-drama. It broke records after records. Some even expected Kim Hee-ae to win the Daesang. But what really made The World of the Married super popular in South Korea and among international Korean drama fans? The craze even transformed non-believers into K-drama fanatics. When the K-drama…

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…