Jung Jae Young and Jung Yoo Mi headline MBC’s ‘Investigation Couple’

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The new MBC drama Investigation Couple sounds more like an OCN show as it is about two people from different backgrounds joining forces to catch criminals. But maybe being an MBC show, it will have less dark, gory presentation. Powerhouse actor Continue reading

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Lee Jun Ki is ‘Lawless Lawyer’ for new tvN drama

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Lee Jun Ki is back in another action packed thriller titled Lawless Lawyer where he plays a former gangster turned lawyer who fights against the absolute power and is fueled by the desire to take revenge for his mother. He takes advantage of the loopholes in the system and has a very high success rate. As a bonus, the drama reunites him with his The Time Between Dog And Wolf director, which many consider one of his best ones but I have yet to see it. The actor wss last seen in disappointing Criminal Minds. Continue reading

‘Rich Man Poor Woman’ gets a Korean remake

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Rich Man Poor Woman (2012) is the first and only Japanese drama that I have seen and I loved it a lot despite not liking some aspects of it. The main reason is of course the leads — Oguri Shun perfectly nailed the role of an eccentric and genius IT firm CEO and cute with capital C Ishihara Satomi as his efficient assistant. The show was different despite the generic sounding title (it can’t get more literal than this, Continue reading

Jang Hyuk returns to comedy with ‘Wok Of Love’ with Jung Ryeo Won and Junho

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I loved Jang Hyuk in Fated To Love You where he played both funny and emotional bits oh his character with elan. His follow up projects were more on a serious side — sageuks Shine Or Go Crazy and God of Trade – Innkeeper 2015 , thriller Voice and melodramas Beautiful Mind and Money Flower (his latest which I’m hearing is quite Continue reading

Sports movie ‘Champion’ starring Ma Dong Suk, Han Ye Ri and Kwon Yul releases this week

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Ma Dong Suk, known for his terrific acting in films and dramas alike (Train to Busan, Bad Guys, Police Unit 38 to name a few), is coming on big screens this week with the release of his movie Champion. It is a sports comedy drama film about an arm

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