K-Drama Rewind: Descendants of the Sun

There's something about re-watching an old drama that relaxes you. First, you already know the ending, so it definitely won't make you anxious anymore. You know who's the endgame or who's the killer. The plot twists don't surprise you anymore. You can finally see through the smallest of details in that scene. Second, you get…

Song Hye-kyo, Jang Ki-yong to star in “Now, We Are Breaking Up”

Song Hye-kyo (Encounter) and Jang Ki-yong (Born Again) have both been confirmed for the upcoming SBS drama “Now, We Are Breaking Up” (literal translation). Joining them in the main cast are Choi Hee-seo (Stranger 2) and Kim Joo-hun (Start-Up). The drama reportedly revolves around romantic love and break-ups. Song Hye-kyo will lead the drama as…

Song Hye-kyo reunites with writer Kim Eun-sook for “The Glory”

Song Hye-kyo (Encounter) is all set for her comeback drama as she is confirmed for a reunion project with star writer Kim Eun-sook (Descendants of the Sun, The King: Eternal Monarch) for “The Glory” (working title). “The Glory” is a revenge drama about a student who suffered from bullying. She dreams of becoming an architect,…

Love in Lockdown: Top Cohabitation K-dramas

At a time when the whole world is on quarantine, I can't help but think of one notorious K-drama trope that's been with us since the beginning. Whatever generation you may associate yourself with, you can always think of one specific drama that tackled this one -  cohabitation. Whether it's forced or not, it's a…

Ahjummas’ Picks Year-end Special: Favorite 2019 K-drama Couple

A year-end special wouldn't be complete without these K-drama 'loveteams' we shipped and cheered for! So, we present to you couples who made our heart pit-a-pat throughout 2019! Maknae’s Choice: Kwon Jung-rok and Oh Jin-sim (Lee Dong-wook/Yoo In-na) - Touch Your Heart Touch Your Heart is that K-drama fan service we’re waiting for. We all…

Kim Hye-soo, Ju Ji-hoon cast as leads of “Hyena”

Kim Hye-soo (Signal) and Ju Ji-hoon (Item) have both confirmed for the upcoming legal drama “Hyena.” Hyena follows the lives of lawyers representing the top 1% of society in a fierce battle for survival. It aims to portray how these legal counsels will do anything to succeed in their chosen field. PD Jang Tae-yoo (My…

From Reel to Real to Kill: Korean Celebrities Who Used to Date

Unlike most of Korean dramas we watched, not every couple get their happily-ever-after. They might have been lovey-dovey at one point but they are now just “strangers with a familiar laugh.” So if you’re looking for a way to kill all the Valentine vibes around, you’re in the right place as I list down Korean…

Together Forever: Top 10 Married K-Celebrity Couples Who Met On-Screen

Starting the month of love the right way! Check out our top picks of K-celebrity couples who met during the filming of their respective dramas, and fell in love with each other (for real) behind the scenes! 1. Eugene and Ki Tae-young (Creating Destiny) Wedding: Seoul Central Church in Anyang, Gyeonggi-do (July 23, 2011) 2. Gu…

Where Are They Now? Cast of Worlds Within

There are certain characters that K-drama fans couldn’t easily forget and would always want to remember. To reminisce those treasured K-drama moments, here’s a new Ahjummamshies feature to get you updated to those beloved characters. Kicking-off this feature is the 2008 No Hee-kyung-penned drama, Worlds Within (The World They Live In), which stars our Hallyu…

Jang Seung-jo courted to join Song Hye-kyo and Park Bo-gum’s drama Encounter

Jang Seung-jo (Familiar Wife) has reportedly received an offer to appear in tvN upcoming drama Encounter (formerly known as Boyfriend). The drama previously confirmed its lead stars as Song Hye-kyo (Descendants of the Sun) and Park Bo-gum (Moonlight Drawn By The Clouds). Encounter will tell the love story of Cha Soo-hyun (Song Hye-kyo), a rich…

K-Lookbook: How not to be awkward on your Instagram photos

The background is perfect. Your OOTD is flawless. Your make-up is stunning. But your photos still look stiff and unnatural. If you often find yourself standing awkward in front of the camera, this article will surely save your life, or at least your social media feed. Goodbye Akwardness 101 These Korean celebrities have mastered these…

Who Are You? Pre-debut Pics of our Fave Actresses

Before they even become the sassy Cheon Song-yi or the adorkable Kim Bok-joo, these actresses certainly did not lack in the visuals department. Let's take a look at some of the pre-debut photos of our favorite leading ladies. ❤ Jun Ji-hyun (born Wang Ji-hyun) ❤ Song Hye-kyo ❤ Ha Ji-won (born Jeon Hae-rim) ❤ Gong Hyo-jin…

Song Hye-kyo and Park Bo-gum confirmed for Boyfriend

When dramagods want a pairing to happen, it will happen. A-listers Song Hye-kyo (Descendants of the Sun) and Park Bo-gum (Love in the Moonlight) have now confirmed their appearances in the upcoming drama Boyfriend. Boyfriend will tell the story of Cha Soo Hyun (Song Hye Kyo), a woman who seems to have everything and Kim…

Song Hye-kyo and Park Bo-gum’s potential drama lands on tvN

Despite having no confirmation from both Song Hye-kyo (Descendants of the Sun) and Park Bo-gum (Love in the Moonlight) that they'll accept their offers, Boyfriend has now secured a slot in tvN. Boyfriend is about a love between a woman who appears to have everything and a man who appears to have nothing. Song Hye-kyo…

Song Hye-kyo, Park Bo-gum in talks to star in Boyfriend

What an interesting casting update we have right here for the upcoming drama Boyfriend! Song Hye-kyo's (Descendants of the Sun) agency revealed that the actress received an offer to take on the female lead role named Cha Soo-hyun whose father is a prominent political figure. She was forced to marry a chaebol's son right after…