K-Drama Rewind: Princess Hours

One of the first K-dramas that captured my heart is Princess Hours or Goong. This fairy-tale-like coming-of-age romance series isn’t perfect but there’s a lot of things about it that made it a classic and iconic K-drama. It had beautiful cinematography, an escapist yet relatable storyline, and characters who are easy to fall in love…

Song Ji-hyo is a wish-granting witch in new drama

Song Ji-hyo (Was it Love?) has been confirmed to star in the TVING original drama “Come to the Witch Restaurant” (literal translation). “Come to the Witch Restaurant” is a fantasy drama that revolves around a mysterious restaurant that grants wishes to customers in exchange of their own souls. Song Ji-hyo will take on the role…

To All The Guys Who Loved Me x Was It Love? | Series Review

A back-to-back treat for rom-com lovers out there. Romantic-comedies, or rom-coms as we fondly call them, is the go-to genre if you want a light-hearted love story with a tinge of touching moments on the side. It picked up the best from both romance and comedy genres. Rom-coms have been dominating the K-ent world for…

First Impression: Was It Love?

A series about a second chance at love… but with whom is the question. Drama Profile Title: Was It Love (English title) / We, Were in Love (literal title) /우리, 사랑했을까 Main Cast: Song Ji-hyo, Son Ho-jun, Song Jong-ho, Koo Ja-sung, Kim Min-jun, Kim Da-som Writer: Lee Seung-jin PD: Kim Do-Hyung (previous series: 18 Again,…

Park Shi-hoo, Song Ji-hyo accept offers to lead Lovely Horribly

Park Shi-hoo (My Golden Life) and Song Ji-hyo (My Wife Is Having an Affair This Week) have confirmed their participation as leads in the upcoming KBS horror romantic comedy Lovely Horribly. The new series will be about a man and a woman bound by an unusual fate---one's happiness always equates to the other's misfortune. Park Shi-hoo will…

Highlight’s Lee Gi-kwang, T-ara’s Eunjung offered roles in Lovely Horribly

Highlight's Lee Gi-kwang and T-ara's Eunjung are offered roles in the upcoming drama Lovely Horribly that is also wooing Park Shi-hoo (My Golden Life) and Song Ji-hyo (My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week) as leads. Reports revealed that Lee Gi-kwang is in talks to play the role of Sung Joong, a rookie producer who is…

Park Shi-hoo, Song Ji-hyo review Lovely Horribly lead offers

Another exciting pairing is brewing up in dramaland! MY Company has confirmed that Song Ji-hyo (My Wife's Having an Affair this Week) has received an offer to lead the upcoming KBS2 horror romance drama Lovely Horribly. The agency also added that the actress is positively reviewing the offer. If she accepts, she will play the role…

Chun Jung-myung, Song Ji-hyo turn down Korean remake of Absolute Boyfriend; Yeo Jin-goo courted as main lead

Despite earlier confirmation reports, Chun Jung-myung and Song Ji-hyo have both bowed out of Romantic Comedy King, the upcoming Korean adaptation of the Japanese manga Absolute Boyfriend. On April 10, a source from Song Ji-hyo’s agency My Company confirmed that the top actress decided to decline the casting offer. Likewise, Chun Jung-myung’s agency head also shared that…

Chun Jung-myung cast as second lead in Romantic Comedy King

The cast of the Korean adaptation of Absolute Boyfriend is slowly shaping up. Chun Jung-myung (Master of Revenge) has now been confirmed to join the OCN drama as the second male lead. The remake will be titled Romantic Comedy King. Song Ji-hyo (My Wife is Having an Affair this Week) signed on to star as…

Song Ji-hyo courted to star in Korean adaptation of Absolute Boyfriend

Song Ji-hyo (My Wife is Having An Affair This Week) has been offered as the female lead in the upcoming OCN drama adaptation Romantic Comedy King. The drama is based on the manga “Zettai Kareshi” by Yuu Watase, or more popularly known as Absolute Boyfriend in its Japanese and Taiwanese adaptations. Song Ji-hyo is set to play…

Movie Review: Once upon a Time Ha Ji-won Did Sex Is Zero (2002)

You can't call yourself a true blue K-Drama fan if you don't know the amazing Ha Ji-won. Her immensely successful dramas such as Something Happened in Bali (2004), Secret Garden (2010), and Empress Ki (2013) catapulted her to fame, making her one of today's most popular figures in the Korean entertainment industry. Currently, Ha Ji-won…

Movie Review: 4 Scenes That Make Gangnam Blues (2015) Bluer Than Blue

In this edition of K-Movie Corner, I’m gonna present to you Gangnam---nope, not Style by Psy but Blues---Gangnam Blues, which depicts the fictionalized history of how the now famous district of Seoul developed from just a piece of farmland in the 70s against the backdrop of several socio-political issues in that era. Gangnam Blues, released…