2021 Favorites: The Frown Crown

I had a hard time listing down my favorites this year, mainly because it's a personally chaotic year for me, and my drama-watching drive was really at an all-time low. My final five is a different mix this time around - three are miniseries while two are full-length dramas. I like the tight storylines of…

2021 Favorites: Maknae’s Choice

Healing through K-dramas We’re in the second year of the pandemic and thankfully, we’re on our way to healing. And unlike 2020, this year I had less time to watch K-dramas as our real lives settle into a new normalcy. But that didn’t stop me from consuming every K-contents that piqued my curiosity. Among those,…

Yumi’s Cells Season 1 | Series Review

Yumi’s Cells is not your ordinary K-drama. Its story might seem familiar and its other elements like characters and conflicts can be seen in other well-made K-dramas as well but Yumi’s Cells has one particular distinguishing element that other dramas don’t have – animation. Since this series was adapted from a webtoon, it opted to…

First Impression: Yumi’s Cells

Drama Profile Title: Yumi’s CellsMain Cast: Kim Go-eun, Ahn Bo-hyun, Lee Yu-bi, Park Jin-youngWriter: Kim Yoon-joo (Find Me In Your Memory)PD: Lee Sang-yeob (A Piece of Your Mind)Timeslot: Friday and Saturday 22:50Network: tvNEpisodes: 14Genre: Psychological-romance Plot Synopsis: Based on the hit webtoon by Song Jae-jung, the story of Yumi’s Cells revolves around Kim Yu-mi, an…

Kim Go-eun confirmed for “Yumi’s Cells”

Kim Go-eun (The King: Eternal Monarch) has been confirmed to lead the drama adaptation of the hit webtoon “Yumi’s Cells” (literal translation). Based on the hit webtoon of the same name, “Yumi’s Cells” is about the life of Yu-mi (to be played by Kim Go-eun), an average office employee, but told from the point of view…