The Curious Ahjumma: A Story Within A Story

A story being told inside a story. We encounter such ‘stories’ in K-dramas from time to time. Sometimes, these inner stories will be part of an episode while some series has one or more in each episode; like a recurring theme that bonds the whole series together. This literary device, which some called embedded narrative…

Meow: The Secret Boy | Series Review

Cuteness embodied as a K-drama. Who would have thought that K-dramaland will have a cat male lead? I’ve doubted Meow: The Secret Boy’s premise during its premiere but it actually went well… sort of. I usually start my series reviews with things I like then pointed out things I don’t. For this series, I have…

First Impression: Meow The Secret Boy | Episodes 1-4

They say there are two types of people: some are like dogs – sociable and open; while others are like cats – independent and reclusive. This series takes this quiet literally as the male lead is actually a cat! Drama Profile: Title: Welcome / Meow: The Secret Boy Main Cast: Kim Myungsoo, Shin Ye-eun, Seo…

Drama version of webtoon “Welcome” completes lead cast

The drama adaptation of the popular webtoon “Welcome” (literal title) has confirmed the casting of its lead stars. Previously reported to be topbilled by Kim Myung-soo/INFINITE's L (Angel's Last Mission: Love), Shin Ye-eun (He is Psychometric) and Seo Ji-hoon (Flower Crew: Joseon Marriage Agency) are now set to join the drama. Based on the webtoon…

Kim Myung-soo is a cat-turned-human in new KBS drama

Idol-turned-actor Kim Myung-soo/INFINITE's L (Angel's Last Mission: Love) has been confirmed as the lead in the upcoming small screen adaptation of the webtoon "Welcome" (literal translation). The drama is a fantasy romantic comedy based on the webcomic "Eoseowa" by Go A-ra published from 2009 to 2010. The production company Gil Pictures announced the casting of Kim Myung-soo and…