2017 Favorites: Maknae’s Choice

I have a confession to make: I'm guilty of thinking that in my mid-20s, I'll have a career, a car, my own house, a namja-chingu, and an awesome squad, who'll be there for all the travelling I'd do. But no one told me that in my mid-20s, I'll be crying along with K-drama characters who…

Kim So-hyun cast opposite Yoon Doo-joon in Radio Romance

Seems like we won't be missing Kim So-hyun that much because she is making a quick comeback to dramaland just six months after her last drama Ruler: Master of the Mask and a short appearance in While You Were Sleeping. She is confirmed to star alongside Highlight's Yoon Doo-joon in the upcoming KBS drama titled…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Finale

Every dream, good or bad, has to end. The End Jung Jae-chan (Lee Jong-suk) ended the lies created by Lee Yoo-beom (Lee Sang-yeob). He successfully prosecuted the infamous lawyer to implicating an innocent man to a crime he didn't do, colluding to kill Nam Hong-joo (Bae Suzy), and murdering the IV serial killer Ha Joo-an…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 29-30

No one can escape laws of karma. The Attempted Murder of Nam Hong-joo Jung Jae-chan (Lee Jong-suk) arrived just in time to save Nam Hong-joo (Bae Suzy) from being killed by the IV serial killer. Good thing, he saw it happening in his dreams and alerted Han Woo-tak (Jung Hae-in) about the incident. The police officer…

K-Lookbook: Bae Suzy (While You Were Sleeping)

I always thought the 'pause button' is the worst enemy of any personalities in the entertainment industry, particularly those who maintains their visual image. No matter how gorgeous they are, any untimely halt on the video you're playing will reveal an awkward still they don't want you to screen-cap. After watching While You Were Sleeping…

K-Lookbook: Lee Jong-suk (While You Were Sleeping)

K-dramas prove that no profession is too boring to write about. From CEOs, doctors, chef, lawyers, and even crown princes, fans have met them all. Recently trends in K-drama use prosecutors to tell various kinds of stories. Remember Ji Chang-wok's in Suspicious Partner or the ill-tempered Jung Ryeo-won in Witch's Court? Both of them we loved and…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 27-28

Past ghosts can haunt you back. The Reinvestigation of Myung Yu-sik's Case After the arson case to cover-up evidence, Division 3 prosecutors started reinvestigating the serial murder case that led to Myung Yi-suk's arrest and eventual suicide. Prosecutor Jung Jae-chan (Lee Jong-suk) was partnered with Prosecutor Lee to reopen the case after finding out there…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 25-26

I NEED TO TYPE MY INTRO ON CAPSLOCK BECAUSE THAT PLOT TWIST IS DAEBAK! The Serial Murder Case We have a new case at hand and this time I really think it was fate and not Prosecutor Jung Jae-chan's (Lee Jong-suk) curious cat nature that led him to it. Well, I have to admit that…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 23-24

We, sometimes, are too harsh with ourselves. Cause and Effect That was one heart-stopping trial. Jung Jae-chan (Lee Jong-suk) had a hard time persecuting writer Moon Tae-min because of the devil-tongued lawyer, Lee Yoo-beom (Lee Sang-yeob). As Jae-chan managed to make a strong argument from the evidence he has, Yoo-beom tried to use some loose…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 21-22

When both paths lead to adversity, make your own course! The Abusive Writer New episode, new case. Prominent writer Moon Tae-min killed his teaching assistant after the victim tried to tell the media Moon's abuse of power. Seems easy at first but things get complicated when the victim was supposed to donate his organs to…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 19-20

"I'm not better than anyone." - Jung Jae-chan, While You Were Sleeping episode 20 The Perfect Clapback Han Woo-tak (Jung Hae-in) and Lee Yoo-beom (Lee Sang-yeob) were called for the investigation of the attempted murder of Jung Jae-chan (Lee Jong-suk). There, the ever evil lawyer tried to imply Woo-tak and Jae-chan colluded to rule archer…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 17-18

"Anger can make even things that are right unbearable." - Nam Hong-joo, While You Were Sleeping episode 18 The Society's Prejudice Jung Jae-chan (Lee Jong-suk) struggled to prove his ruling not to persecute Do Hak-young. Thanks to the media manipulation of the very resourceful lawyer Lee Yoo-beom (Lee Sang-yeob). He persuaded the public's opinion with…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 15-16

One of the hardest things to fight is people's prejudices. The Death of the Queen of Archery This case didn't turn out as I expected it to be. Heck, it wasn't even a murder. Yoo Soo-kyung died by accident but because of unexplained circumstances, people, I included, thought she was killed. They can't accept the…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 13-14

"Don't cry too much. Don't beat yourself up for too long. But never forget what happened." - Jung Jae-chan, While You Were Sleeping Episode 13 The Ugly Bawl Is there really a guy out there who will let you use his tie if the tissue box he brought wasn't enough when you're crying your eyes…

K-Drama Reaction: While You Were Sleeping | Episodes 11-12

Find a guy who will issue an arrest warrant at the right time and at the right moment. ㅋㅋㅋ The Insurance Fraud Case These episodes delve into the murder and fraud charges against Kang Dae-hee (Kang Ki-young). What on earth did this guy went through that he had to kill his brother for money? (and…