K-Culture: Korean Broadcasting Networks

International Korean drama fans have no qualms on which TV channel will broadcast a series they would want to watch as they mostly sourced it from different online streaming sites. However, this non-Korean with a curious mind writer still want to know more about the difference between these media brands familiar to all drama lovers.…

First Impressions: Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food, Suits, Mistress

The onslaught of new dramas is proven too overwhelming for me that's why I've decided that instead of giving my first impressions based on the first two and four episodes of the new tv offerings, I will now do it based on pilot episode alone. Okay, let's start! Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food Network: jtbc…

Ha Seok-jin cast as ‘Your House Helper’ in new KBS2 drama

Ha Seok-jin (Radiant Office) is confirmed to headline the upcoming drama series Your House Helper, which is based on the webcomic Dangshinui House Helper by Seung Jung-yeon. He is set to play the character of Kim Ji-woon, who gives up his job at a big company to become a housekeeper. But he does not only…

Go Sung-hee courted as Park Hyung-sik’s leading lady in Suits remake

Actress Go Sung-hee (While You Were Sleeping) has been offered to star as the female lead in the upcoming Korean version of Suits, which already booked Jang Dong-gun (VIP, A Gentleman’s Dignity) and Park Hyung-sik (Strong Woman Do Bong-soon) to headline. Based on the American television series by Aaron Korsh, this legal drama revolves around a legendary lawyer who…

KBS announces cast and crew shake-up for Mystery Queen 2

Ooops, calm down everyone! Choi Kang-hee and Kwon Sang-woo will be returning for Mystery Queen 2 as the ahjumma detective and her brusque partner duo we all love. The reported shake-up will be on the show's crew and supporting cast. PD Choi Yoon-seok (Chief Kim) will now be taking over Mystery Queen 2 after the first season’s director,…

KBS gets Jang Dong-gun, Park Hyung-sik for Suits’ Korean remake

After Criminal Minds, Suits is the next American series to be remade in Korea, and KBS has already secured a strong pairing for its leads. Jang Dong-gun (VIP) and Park Hyung-sik (Strong Woman Do Bong-soon) have already signed on to play the counterparts of the original series' Harvey Specter and Mike Ross, respectively. The upcoming…