Drama Recaps
The Lonely Shining Goblin: Episode 14
by | January 20, 2017 | 72 Comments
It’s been a long week and an even longer wait for our characters, but my biggest fears have been assuaged and I feel good about where we’re headed for the final two episodes. Narratively speaking, the show benefitted from having this episode delayed a week, to give loss and heartache... More »

Drama Casting & News
Strong Woman Do Bong-soon becomes our very own neighborhood superhero
by | January 20, 2017 | 33 Comments
Already I have a good feeling about the upcoming JTBC rom-com Strong Woman Do Bong-soon — hopefully, it’ll satisfy my sweet tooth cravings! The latest teasers show off Do Bong-soon’s incredibly awesome strength, as she uses her powers for good. I can’t wait to see Park Hyung-shik (Hwarang) and Park... More »

Drama Recaps
Missing 9: Episode 2
by | January 20, 2017 | 36 Comments
This episode is even better than the first, as we start to discover the secrets of what exactly what happened on that island. Every answer still raises more questions, and though Bong-hee tries her best to regain her memory, it’s not fast enough to satisfy those in power. But does... More »

Drama Recaps
Introverted Boss: Episode 2
by | January 20, 2017 | 57 Comments
A young man struggling with a disorder and stuck in unhealthy secrecy because of his family, his position, and the ambition of his friend isn’t necessarily the character I was expecting from Introverted Boss. Yet we were not just given a fully fleshed out hero, we were plunked down in... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #483
by | January 20, 2017 | 295 Comments
Happy Friday everyone! Here is your Open Thread, which is here for you to chat about anything you want, whether it be drama-related or not. Nothing’s off-topic here! Spoilers may be rife, so proceed accordingly.... More »

Drama Casting & News
Choi Kang-hee courted to be ajumma detective in KBS’s Mystery Queen
by | January 20, 2017 | 17 Comments
I know we’ve seen a lot of dramas crop up in twos or threes whenever a new trend hits, but this is a weirdly specific one. Choi Kang-hee (Heart to Heart) is currently considering an offer to headline a new KBS drama called Mystery Queen, about an ajumma who loves... More »

Drama Recaps
Legend of the Blue Sea: Episode 19
by | January 19, 2017 | 210 Comments
Almost at the end! On one hand, it’s a relief to wrap up our story threads one by one as we head into our finale, leaving only our most central conflict left as the final hurdle. On the other hand, that last hurdle is the highest one yet, so we... More »

Drama Recaps
Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim: Bonus Episode
by | January 19, 2017 | 79 Comments
Since we’ve all been such faithful fans, the drama gods have granted us an extra episode to return to Doldam and say a final goodbye to all our favorite characters. I was expecting the episode to be composed of a series of vignettes, and to maybe focus on a few... More »

Drama Casting & News
Ha Suk-jin considers a romance with Go Ah-sung in Radiant Office
by | January 19, 2017 | 60 Comments
Actor Ha Suk-jin (1% of Anything) has been offered a role in MBC’s upcoming spring drama Radiant Office. If he confirms, he’ll play the main male lead, a talented marketing director scouted from overseas. Go Ah-sung (Heard It Through the Grapevine), who is also reviewing the script, has been offered... More »

Drama Recaps
Missing 9: Episode 1
by | January 19, 2017 | 96 Comments
Missing 9 wastes no time dropping us right into the action, and I have to say, I was gripped from the very first moment. The cinematography is fantastic, and the music underscores and informs the action perfectly without being distracting. The characters are compelling and sympathetic, and the story is... More »