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Joo Ji Hoon Confirmed To Star In First Drama In 3 Years

Joo Ji Hoon will be starring in his first drama in three years. MBC’s first Monday-Tuesday series of 2019 is set to be “Item” (tentative title), which will be a fantasy blockbuster that tells the story of two people uncovering the secrets of everyday items with supernatural powers. The drama will be adapted from a popular webtoon of the same name on Kakao Page. “Item” will be written by Jung Yi Do, who was praised for his work on OCN’s “Save Me.” The project will be directed by producing director (PD) Kim Sung Wook, who co-led drama “Goodbye Mr. Black” and the one-act play “House, Mate.” Joo Ji Hoon will be taking on the role of male lead Kang Gon, the character he was previously reported to be in talks for. Kang Gon is a prosecutor and is a just, passionate, soft but strong character. He puts everything on the line to save his niece Da In, who he values more than his own life, and he throws himself into the mystery of supernatural items. The actor has been focusing mostly on expanding his film career in recent years. In 2018, he was a part of two hit films “Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days” and “The Spy Gone North.” He also has another film set to be released in October, where he will play the role of Kang Tae Oh, a murderer who confesses to additional murders while in jail. “Item” will be Joo Ji Hoon’s first drama in three years since 2015’s “Mask,” and it is set to air in January 2019.
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KBS2 Drama Recommendations
KBS2 (Korean Broadcasting System) is another channel with great Korean dramas! (KBS2 is similar to BBC One in the United Kingdom and France 2 in France, to give you an idea about the channel) KBS has three parts KBS1(home to mainly news, current affairs, talkshows, and documentary programs) , KBS2(home to mainly entertainment and drama programs), and KBS World(Is aimed at international audiences. Draws programs from both KBS1 and KBS2.) Check out my OCN, tvN, SBS, and MBC recommedations here. This is the last of my Channel Drama Recommendations. Here is a list of KBS2 dramas I recommend! Healer: Aired: December 8th, 2014 - February 10th, 2015 Main Cast: Ji Chang Wook, Park Min Young, Yoo Ji Tae Genre: Action, Romance Episodes: 20 Synopsis: Seo Jung Hoo is so-called "errand boy". For a relevant price he may complete any task, only if it's not connected with murder. Under Healer's mask he had run foul of some organizations that now strive to catch him, however no one knows who he really is. He can count on older woman's help, genius hacker responsible for the technical part of their job. One of his tasks is closely connected toone girl, Chae Yeong Shin, second rate tabloid reporter. She starts to have an interest about Healer when he tries to get close to her, which results in the discovery of their common past. (Source) School 2015: Aired: April 27th, 2015 - June 16th, 2015 Main Cast: Kim So Hyun, Nam Joo Hyuk, Yook Sung Jae Genre: Romance, Mystery, School Episodes: 16 Synopsis: Sekang High School is the most prestigious private high school in Seoul's Gangnam District, and Go Eun Byul is the most popular girl there. Meanwhile, her identical twin Lee Eun Bi is living in an orphanage and is being bullied at school. Then one day, Eun Byul mysteriously disappears. Soon after, Eun Bi loses her memories and is mistaken as being Eun Byul. Eun Bi then starts living her life as Eun Byul. (Source) Orange Marmalade: Aired: May 15th, 2015 - July 24th, 2015 Main Cast: Kim Seol Hyun, Yeo Jin Goo, Lee Jong Hyun Genre: Vampire, Romance, School, Partial-Historical Episodes: 12 Synopsis: Set in a fantasy world where humans and vampires coexist, the latter have evolved and no longer rely on human blood as food. Still, they are feared and discriminated against by society, causing many of them to hide their true nature and live as "normal" citizens, or else become outcasts. Baek Ma Ri is a socially withdrawn teenage girl hiding her vampire identity. Driven away from several neighborhoods, she is eager tosettle down in her new city and live quietly. But things change when she falls in love with Jung Jae Min, the most popular boy at her high school. (Source) Hello Monster: Also Known As: I Remember You Aired: June 22nd, 2015 - August 11th, 2015 Main Cast: Seo In Guk, Jang Na Ra, Park Bo Gum, Choi Won Young Genre: Mystery, Psychological Episodes: 16 Synopsis: Genius profiler Lee Hyun, returns home to Korea after something from a case he’s been sent triggers a memory he thought he’d lost forever. Unbeknownst to him, one of his team members, Detective Cha Ji-an, has been investigating him for some time. She is aware that his father was murdered and his brother disappeared under mysterious circumstances involving a criminal named Lee Joon Young -- whom they both want found and incarcerated.Each seeks to unravel the other, unaware that they’ve been drawn into a dangerous game of cat and mouse by a master player and that both truth and evil are closer and far more twisted than they think. (Source) Cheer Up!: Also Known As: Sassy Go Go Aired: October 5th, 2015 - November 10th, 2015 Main Cast: Jung Eun Ji, Lee Won Geun, Chae Soo Bin, Ji Soo, N (VIXX), Kim Ji Suk Genre: School, Romance, Friendship Episodes: 12 Synopsis: Set in a highly competitive school that emphasizes achievement and scores above all else, the drama will lay bare the absurdities and hypocrisies of the education system while also featuring the growth stories of the students who struggle to move forward, one step at a time. (Source) Descendants of the Sun: Aired: February 24th, 2016 - April 14th, 2016 Main Cast: Song Joong Ki, Song Hye Kyo, Jin Goo, Kim Ji Won Genre: Military, Medical, Romance Episodes: 16 Synopsis: This story tells of doctors stationed in the fictional war zone of Urk (Uruk), and follows the love story that develops between a surgeon, Kang Mo Yeon' and a special forces officer, Yoo Shi Jin, both elite in their respective fields. The story will track both their personal and professional struggles while exploring issues about the value of life. (Source) Love in the Moonlight: Also Known As: Love in the Moonlight Aired: August 22nd, 2016 - October 18th, 2016 Main Cast: Park Bo Gum, Kim Yoo Jung, Jung Jin Young, Kwak Dong Yeon Genre: Romance, Historical Episodes: 18 Synopsis: Hong Ra On disguises herself as a man and counsels men on dating. Due to a love letter she wrote for a client, she meets Crown Prince Hyo Myeong. Ra On is unaware that he is the Crown Prince and Hyo Myeong is unaware that Ra On is a woman. The Crown Prince becomes interested in Ra On. His eunuchs become aware of this and attempt to get Ra On to become one of them. (Source) School 2017: Aired: July 17th, 2017 - September 15th, 2017 Main Cast: Kim Se Jeong, Kim Jung Hyun, Jang Dong Yoon, Han Sun Hwa Genre: Romance, School, Mystery Episodes: 16 Synopsis: Ra Eun Ho is a cheerful student who is one of the low-rank students in her school. She has a talent for drawing webtoons and dreams of dating the college boy she has a crush on. One day, while trying to find inspiration for her comics, she somehow is caught in the wrong place at the wrong time and gets marked as a delinquent student. This is only the start of her troubles. (Source) Mad Dog: Aired: October 11th, 2017 - November 30th, 2017 Main Cast: Yoo Ji Tae, Woo Do Hwan, Ryu Hwa Young, Jo Jae Yun, Kim Hye Sung, Hong Soo Hyun Genre: Thriller, Investigation Episodes: 16 Synopsis: A realistic drama about the team “Mad Dog”, which catches scam artists that commit insurance fraud. The drama portrays the reality of Korea through diverse insurance crimes that are prevalent in the country. There are the 'copy cats' that imitate and improve the existing crimes, and the 'mad dogs' who catch these bad cats. (Source) Are You Human Too?: Aired: March 31st, 2018 (Possibly) Main Cast: Seo Kang Joon, Gong Seung Yeon Genre: Sci-Fi, Romance, Political Episodes: 18 Synopsis: Nam Shin is a son from a family who runs a large company. After an unexpected accident, he falls into a coma. His mother Oh Ro Ra is an authority on brain science and artificial intelligence. She creates an android named Nam Shin III which looks like just like her son Nam Shin. The android pretends to be Nam Shin and he has a bodyguard called Kang So Bong. (Source) Other KBS2 Dramas: Manhole (2017) Queen for Seven Days (2017) Queen of Mystery (2017) Black Knight (2017) Father is Strange (2017) The Best Hit/Hit the Top (2017) Go Back Couple (2017) Fight My Way (2017) Hwarang (2016) Moorim School (2016) Blood (2015) School 2013 (2013) Bridal Mask (2013) Iris/Iris 2 (2009/2013) Dream High/Dream High 2 (2011/2012) Boys Over Flowers (2009) Any KBS2 dramas you want to recommend me? Have you seen any of these? 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Bride of the Water God- Review
Plot according to Wiki When the narcissistic water god Ha-baek (Nam Joo-hyuk) visits earth in order to find a stone powerful enough to help him claim his throne, he seeks out the help of his servant and destined bride, psychiatrist So-ah (Shin Se-kyung), whose family is fated to serve the water god for generations. The problem is that she has no belief in the gods and initially mistakes him for suffering from delusions. Things get even stranger when the wind god Bi-ryeom (Gong Myung), the water goddess Mu-ra (Krystal), and the semi-god Hu-ye (Lim Ju-hwan) show up to complicate things. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Bride_of_Habaek My Take Water God Ha baek is sent to earth to gather 3 god stones from 3 other gods who were entrusted with them. Which where Moo-Ra and Bi Ryeom, and Joo Dong. He needs to collect the stones before the red times comes in for the sixth time in his world. The high priest also tasks him to find out why the god stones are placed in the human realm. When he first comes to earth he loses the coordinates of the stones, the map, and his powers. His faithful servant and lower god Nam So-Ri tries to help him as much as he can but they can’t seem to find what they are looking for. They find the God’s servant So-Ah and try to awaken her. He doesn’t awake her and So-Ah believes he has mental issues and being a psychiatrist she keeps turning him away to go to a hospital that is better suited to help what she believes is his particular needs. Along the way she meets Moo-Ra and Bi Ryeom. Bi Ryeom happens to be a former classmate of hers. She gets placed in danger because of these gods and Ha baek ends up getting powers back only to save her. So-Ah’s medical practice is endanger but she ends up encountering CEO Shin Hoo-ye who ends up fascinated with So-Ah’s personality. Over the course of the show we find out CEO Shin is part god part human and that the other god’s fear and do not tolerate him. So-Ah’s personality she believes he is a good human and gives him warmth and he ends up falling in love with her but Ha baek is in love with her and Moo-Ra is in love with Ha baek and Bi Ryeom is in love with Moo-Ra. This love square ensures hilarity and risky situations that entertain and break your heart, while still trying to help Ha baek become king/emperor over the god realm. Why I like this drama I really like this drama because the plot moves so seamlessly and kept my attention for all 16 episodes. The actors and actresses did really well portraying emotions and developing their characters. I feel we saw depth and just 2-dimensionals characters we would expect from an adaptation of a magna. The chemistry was great among the main characters and supporting characters and the little side stories enriched the overall plot. I felt that Ha baek character going from arrogant to one that could relate to human was indeed great but the development of Bi-Ryeom and Moo-Ra’s relationship was one that stood out and made me feel happy that they got a happy ending as well. I feel this drama definitely answered all and any questions that it brought to a viewer's mind well watching. It is light hearted at times, funny, emotional, and really endearing. I give this drama a solid 4/5 or 8.5/10. 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OCN Drama Recommendations
For those of you that don't know OCN (Orion Cinema Network) is a channel known for it's Crime/Mystery dramas. It seems a lot of the good crime/mystery dramas usually air on OCN but there are some exceptions. There will be a few non-crime/non-mystery dramas on this list as well! In the future I'll also being doing recommendations for the channels tvN, SBS, KBS2, and MBC! Here is a list of OCN dramas I recommend! (P.S: I'm going to start from dramas 2014 and up) Bad Guys/Bad Guys-City of Evil: Season 1 Aired: October 4th, 2014 - December 13th, 2014 Season 2 Aired: December 16th, 2017 - February 4th, 2018 Main Cast Season 1: Kim Sang Joong, Park Hae Jin, Jo Dong Hyeok, Ma Dong Seok Main Cast Season 2: Yang Ik Jun, Park Joong Hoon, Joo Jin Mo, Kim Mu Yeol, Ji Soo Genre: Crime, Action (only listing the 2 major genres) Episodes (Season 1): 11 Episodes (Season 2): 16 Synopsis Season 1: (Bad Guys) To combat rising violent crimes, the Police Chief asks Detective Oh Goo Tak to form a team consisting of criminals. Detective Oh Goo Tak is currently suspended from the police force for using excessive force. Detective Oh Goo Tak gathers team members: Park Woong Cheol who is a gangster, Lee Jung Moon who is the youngest serial killer with extraordinary intelligence and Jung Tae Soo who is a contract killer. Also, Police Inspector Yoo Mi Young joins the team. She tries to have the guys work as a team by dealing with them rationally and sometimes emotionally. (Source) Synopsis Season 2: (Bad Guys: City of Evil) Prosecutor Woo Je Moon has been after unscrupulous businessman Jo Young Gook for a long time. In order to catch him, Prosecutor Woo creates a motley team of "bad guys" -- most of whom hold personal grudges against Jo Young Gook and aren't afraid to do whatever it takes to bring him to justice. (Source) Dr. Frost: Aired: November 23rd, 2014 - February 1st, 2015 Main Cast: Song Chang Eui, Jung Eun Chae Genre: Mystery, Psychological Episodes: 10 Synopsis: Dr. Frost became a professor in psychology at early age. He is extremely bright, but he has difficulties sympathizing with others due to an injury to his frontal lobe as a child. During the day, he now works as a counselor at the campus counseling center and at night he works as a bartender. Dr. Frost then begins to work with a teaching assistant, Yoon Sung Ah at the counseling center. YoonSung Ah is enthusiastic with the clients needing counseling. They work together to solve problems of people who go there for help. ~~ Based on Lee Jong Bum's webtoon "Dr. Frost". (Source) Missing Noir M: Aired: March 28th, 2015 - May 30th, 2015 Main Cast: Kim Kang Woo, Park Hee Soon, Jo Bo Ah Genre: Mystery, Action Episodes: 10 Synopsis: Gil Su Hyeon is extremely intelligent. At the age of 10, he attended Harvard University and after graduating, he went to work at the FBI. 10 years later, he decided to come back to South Korea. He now works as the leader of the Special Missing Persons Unit. The unit deals with about 1% of special missing cases involving violent crimes. His appearance borders on perfection, but he holds a secret. DetectiveOh Dae Yeong joins the Special Missing Persons Unit. He has worked as a detective for 20 years and he has an obsession in observing the law. He is known as a master of missing person cases. (Source) Vampire Detective: Aired: March 27th, 2016 - June 12th, 2016 Main Cast: Lee Joon, Oh Jung Se, Lee Se Young Genre: Investigation, Vampire Episodes: 12 Synopsis: Private detective Yoon San suddenly becomes a vampire. He solves various cases for his clients while also trying to uncover the mystery surrounding himself while maintaining his secret identity as he solves cases using his unique abilities. (Source) 38 Task Force: Aired: June 17th, 2016 - August 6th, 2016 Main Cast: Ma Dong Seok, Seo In Guk Genre: Comedy, Investigation Episodes: 16 Synopsis: A special task force will mix cops and criminals in order to catch bad guys, but this time the good-bad guys will be con artists who use their skills of fraud and deception in order to help catch tax evaders. (Source) Voice/Voice 2: Season 1 Aired: January 14th, 2017 - March 12th, 2017 Season 2 Aired: Possibly sometime in 2018 Main Cast Season 1: Jang Hyuk, Lee Ha Na Main Cast Season 2: Not released yet Genre: Mystery, Investigation Episodes (Season 1): 16 Synopsis Season 1: (No synopsis for season 2 yet) Two detectives team up to catch a serial killer who murdered their family. Moo Jin Hyuk’s life spiraled out of control after his wife was murdered. He starts to put himself together after he meets Kang Kwon Joo, US-graduated voice-profiler, who lost her police father to the same serial killer years before. They work together on the 112 (emergency telephone number) call center team. (Source) Tunnel: Aired: March 25th, 2017 - May 21st, 2017 Main Cast: Choi Jin Hyuk, Yoon Hyun Min, Lee Yoo Young Genre: Detective, Sci-Fi Episodes: 16 Synopsis: In 1986, Park Gwang Ho works as an excellent and enthusiastic detective. His life changes when he’s pursuing leads in a serial homicide case and then passes through a time portal, which transports him to present day Seoul. He meets a new partner Kim Sun Jae, an elite detective who happens to be a bit eccentric, but is one highly skilled investigator. The detective duo will also find help in psychology professor, Shin Jae Yi. (Source) My Secret Romance: Aired: April 17th, 2017 - May 30th, 2017 Main Cast: Sung Hoon, Song Ji Eun Genre: Comedy, Romance Episodes: 13 Synopsis: Cha Jin Wook is a son from a wealthy family who runs a large company. He usually only pursues short-term love, but when he meets Lee Yoo Mi, who has never had a boyfriend before, he changes. In a dating world full of busy people who tend to flirt and chase “some” relationships rather than having meaningful connections that allow them to show their true feelings, this couple has a one-night stand.They meet again three years later, whereupon they kick off a shaky push-pull romance that’ll keep them on their toes as they fall in love. (Source) Duel: Aired: June 3rd, 2017 - July 23rd, 2017 Main Cast: Jung Jae Young, Yang Se Jong, Kim Jung Eun, Seo Eun Soo Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller Episodes: 16 Synopsis: Jang Deuk Cheon is the chief of a crime squad. At home, he is a kind and friendly father to his daughter. He meets a human clone and gets involved in a shocking case. A battle takes place between human clones. (Source) Save Me: Aired: August 5th, 2017 - September 24th, 2017 Main Cast: Seo Ye Ji, Ok Taec Yeon, Jo Sung Ha, Woo Do Hwan Genre: Suspense, Thriller Episodes: 16 Synopsis: A girl is surrounded by suspicious people and quietly whispers, “Save me!” in a dark neighborhood alleyway, and a couple of unemployed youths hear her and run to her rescue. They discover that she’s trapped in some kind of pseudo-religious cult and try to help her, but what ensues is a sequence of horrifying tension-filled events that make us wonder more about the science of the human psyche. (Source) Longing Heart: Aired: January 8th, 2018 - February 6th, 2018 Main Cast: Lee Jung Shin, Seo Ji Hoon, Lee Yeol Eum Genre: Romance, Mystery Episodes: 8 according to MyDramaList.com (DramaFever says 10) Synopsis: A man named Shin Woo regrets letting his first love go ten years ago because he didn’t have the courage to confess. However, he gets the chance to win her again when he travels back in time, and this time he’s armedwith the knowledge that she liked him back then too. Unfortunately, he has a pretty strong competitor: himself from ten years ago. The present Shin Woo and the past Shin-woo engage in a fierce (and probably funny) rivalry to win their love’s heart. (Source) Any OCN dramas you want to recommend me? Have you seen all of these? I'm currently watching Longing Heart! (I've yet to watch Bad Guys (well I've seen episode 1 and it was great!), Missing Noir M (I'm going to be watching this one soon), and 38 Task Force (I've seen 3 episodes of it.) If you'd like to be tagged in any of my Asian drama/actor stuff please let me know! Asian Drama/Movie Taglist: @KendraReeve @travelloveskin @MelissaGarza @KpopIsPleasing @LostMage
Drama Reaction~
Hey guys! Your girl is back again except this time we are going to talk about dramas. (FYI the order has nothing to do with ranking.) Drama: Boys over Flowers Genre: Teen, Romance, School Plot: Set at a famous high school for the super-wealthy, this is a puppy love story centered on a poor girl and the F4 gang of rich kids headed by the rough and fearless Jun-pyo Koo. Geum Jan-Di (Hye-seon Ku) is a girl from a poor family but has an unrivaled sense of optimism and drive and is by chance admitted to a prestigious private high school. There she meets the infamous group of four astonishingly good looking and rich boys who are known as F4. The group's leader is Koo Jun-Pyo (Min-ho Lee), who is a spoiled heir to world-leading conglomerate Shinhwa. He is joined by mysterious and breathlessly handsome Yun Ji-Hu (Hyeon-jung Kim), So Lee-Jeong (Kim Beom), and Song Woo-Bin (Kim Jun). Their love story moves from Seoul to New Caledonia to Macau. Source: http://asianwiki.com/Boys_Over_Flowers_-_Korean_Drama Thoughts: Honeslty this drama was amazing. It had a TON of laughing scenes and was able to show the true struggles of being in a rich to poor relationship. Although, I did hate his Koo Jun-Pyo's mother and his attitude towards the end (even though he did it in order to help her). TOTALLY RECOMMEND THIS TO ANY NEWBIE TO KDRAMA. Drama: Cheese in the Trap Genre: Teen, Romance Plot: Drama depicts the delicate relationship between female university student Hong Seol (Kim Go-Eun) and her senior Yoo Jung (Park Hae-Jin). Hong-Seol works part-time due to her family's poor background. Yoo Jung is good looking, gets good grades, athletic and has a kind personality, but he has a dark side. Source: http://asianwiki.com/Cheese_in_the_Trap Thoughts: Okay this drama was complicated but, you still need to watch it in order to understand what Im saying. Personally, I thought that the ending to this drama was awful and sorta wanted more from it. Although, in the middle of the drama I remember there were some issues between the webtoon artist and the producer for the show... so I guess thats why the drama ended the way it did... but dont take my word for it. lol Dispite that I think the drama was good and I think Lee Sung-Kyung did an amazing job in acting as Baek In- Ha. Drama: Coffee Prince Genre: Romance, Drama, Comedy Plot: Coffee Prince’s Flagship Store is a TV series that revolves around the love life and dreams of four young people who meet together at a cafe. Han-gyeol (Gong Yoo) is a smart young man who hates to be tied down to one career in his life. Abhorring the idea of joining the family business, he is ordered by his grandmother to manage a cafe. Unable to disobey his grandmother, he reluctantly takes over the responsibility of running a cafe and begins to immerse himself in the gourmet coffee business. One day, he meets Eun-chan, a cheerful girl who has an unpredictable personality, and learns the meaning of true love.. Source: http://asianwiki.com/Coffee_Prince Thoughts: (the first drama I watched coming into kdrama) ALL TIME FAVORITE!!!!! This drama was a cute innocent love that has a funny plot twist in the middle. Honestly, Gong Yoo and Yoon Eun- Hye make a cute couple and they show it throughout the episodes. Furthermore, the ending to this show is so cute and honeslty I sort of wish they made a season 2 so we could see what their future will bring. THIS WOULD TOTALLY BE THE BEST DRAMA FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE COMING INTO KDRAMA!!!!~~ Drama: The Heirs Genre: Romance, Teen, School Plot: "The Heirs" depicts the friendships, rivalries and love lives of young, rich heirs led by Kim Tan (Lee Min-Ho) and a girl named Cha Eun-Sang (Park Shin-Hye). Unlike the others, Cha Eun-Sang is considered ordinary and comes from a poor background. 18-year-old Cha Eun-Sang lives with her mother who is mute. Her mother works as a housekeeper and Eun-Sang also works part-time jobs to help out. One day, Eun-Sang's older sister (Yoon Jin-Seo) calls from the U.S. and informs them that she will marry. Eun-Sang's mother then asks Eun-Sang to send her older sister some money from her savings account. Eun-Sang isn't happy with her situation and decides to go to the U.S. herself to see if she can start a better life with her sister. When Eun-Sang arrives in California she is in for a shock. Her older sister lives in a filthy home with a deadbeat boyfriend who seems violent. Her sister is also not getting married or going to school and works full-time as a waitress. When Eun-Sang finally tracks down her sister working at a beach front restaurant, she takes the money Eun-Sang brought for her wedding and leaves without even saying goodbye. Eun-Sang's dreams of starting a better life in America quickly vanishes and she crumbles to the ground in tears. Meanwhile, Kim Tan is not your typical high school student, but a handsome and wealthy Korean heir to a large conglomeration. He is sitting out on the patio of the beach front restaurant, watching everything unfold between Eun-Sang and her sister. Kim Tan's American friend then sees a ziplock bag with a powdery substance fall out of Eun-Sang's suitcase and runs over to scoop it up. Kim Tan knows immediately that the ziplock bag doesn't contain drugs, but rather powder grain to make traditional Korean drinks. Soon, Eun-Sang runs off after Kim Tan's friend and Kim Tan goes to help Eun-Sang. When the dust is settled, Eun-Sang walks out of a police station and her passport is temporarily confiscated. With nowhere to go for Eun-Sang, Kim Tan offers to let her stay at his home. Although they seem to come from different worlds, they quickly develop a rapport for each other. But, when Kim Tan is at school, Eun-Sang meets a girl named Rachel (Kim Ji-Won). Rachel informs Eun-Sang that she is Kim Tan's fiance and she demands that Eun-Sang leaves his home immediately. Eventually, Eun-Sang returns to South Korea. Kim Tan now feels nothing but emptiness after Eun-Sang's departure. He decides to go back to Korea even though his older stepbrother Won (Choi Jin-Hyuk) strongly opposes his return. When Kim Tan gets back to his luxurious mansion like home, he sees someone briefly that resembles Eun-Sang. Kim Tan goes to his mother Ki-Ae (Kim Sung-Ryoung) and asks about the unfamiliar, but familiar girl that he briefly saw. His mother tells him that the girl is their housekeeper's daughter and her name is Cha Eun-Sang. She's also staying in their home. Source: http://asianwiki.com/The_Heirs_-_Korean_Drama Thoughts: This drama had so many twist to it and personally if I saw Park Shin-Hye cry one more time I was actually going to loose it. lol Besides that I thought that this drama had you attached the whole time, dispite the rough times in their relationship. Listen I know this drama has a lot of episodes but, you have to fight through it because the ending is totally worth it~~! Drama: Marriage Contract Genre: Romance, Slice of Life Plot: Ji-Hoon (Lee Seo-Jin) has a cynical personality due to his family background. Even though he comes from a rich family, his mother had an affair with a married man and they had Ji-Hoon. From a young age, he became separated from his mother and began to live with his father's family. One day, he learns that his mother has a liver disease and she doesn't have much time left to live. Her only hope is to get a liver transplant. Ji-Hoon becomes desperate. At that time, he meets Hye-Soo (Uee) and her daughter Eun-Sung (Shin Rin-Ah). Hye-Soo has lived alone with her daughter Eun-Sung after her husband's death. She is constantly hounded by loan sharks due to her late husband's debt. Hye-Soo begins to work at the restaurant run by Ji-Hoon. She learns that she has a brain tumor and she needs money for her daughter after she passes away. Hye-Soo overhears from Ji-Hoon that he is looking for a liver donor for his mother. To make it happen legally, Ji-Hoon plans to marry the donor. Hye-Soo insists to Ji-Hoon that she wants to be the donor. Ji-Hoon, unaware of Hye-Soo's brain tumor, accepts her offer and they prepare a marriage contract. Source: http://asianwiki.com/Marriage_Contract Thought: When I first started out with this drama I sorta guess the typical sign a contract saying that were married, but in the end they fall in love. WRONG! This drama adds more content and issues to this drama that makes it unpredictable. Furthermore, it had a lot of tear-up moments towards the end of the drama but in the end it was totally worth it. Plus, Shin Rin-Ah (child actor) was so cute through out the whole thing. Drama: Marrige Not Dating Genre: Romance Plot: A perfect man, Kong Ki-Tae (Yeon Woo-Jin), is forced to marry by his family, but he doesn't to marry. To make his family give up, he introduces a woman, Joo Jang-Mi (Han Groo), to them that they would never accept. Source: http://asianwiki.com/Marriage_Not_Dating Thoughts: Basically this drama is about a man "fake" dating this woman who goes against the ideal girl that his family wants for him. Dispite this, they the "couple" helps each other out with their problems. Drama: My Secrect Romance Genre: Romance Plot: Cha Jin-Wook (Sung Hoon) is a son from a wealthy family. His family runs a large company. Cha Jin-Wook only pursues short term love. He meets Lee Yoo-Mi (Song Ji-Eun) and changes. Lee Yoo-Mi has never had a boyfriend before. Source: http://asianwiki.com/My_Secret_Romance Thoughts: We start out with a guy and a girl who basically get drunk and then have an one night stand. From this the two gets caught up in misunderstandings but slowly come back together. This drama is cute, and funny at times I WOULD TOTALLY RECOMMEND TO WATCH THIS SOON IF YOU HAVENT SEEN IT YET. Drama: Strong Woman Do Bong-Soon Genre: Romance, Supernatural Plot: Bong-Soon (Park Bo-Young) was born with superhuman like strength. Her strength is hereditary and passed along only to the women in her family. Her dream is to create a video game with herself as the main character. One day, Bong-Soon helps out a bus driver who is being attacked by a thug. Soon, a small mob of thugs attack Bong-Soon, but she is easily able to wipe the floor with them. During this time, Min-Hyuk (Park Hyung-Sik) drives up to the scene of Bong-Soon beating up the group of thugs. Min-Hyuk is the CEO of video gaming company Ainsoft. He has recently received anonymous threats and even followed by an unknown person. Min-Hyuk believes Bong-Soon would make a great bodyguard with her amazing strength. Besides offering Bong-Soon high pay, he even offers her the chance of working in the planning department of his gaming company if she does well. Meanwhile, crimes against women take place in the neighborhood where Bong-Soon lives. Detective Kook-Doo (Ji Soo) also lives in the same neighborhood. They have been friends since they were kids. Bong-Soon is also madly in love with him, but he has a girlfriend. Kook-Doo tries to solve the case and Bong-Soon and Min-Hyuk are pulled in. Source: http://asianwiki.com/Strong_Woman_Do_Bong-Soon Thoughts: This drama was action packed throughout all of the episodes. Furhtermore, there was a nice mix of funny and cute moments within the shows. I commend Park Bo-Young in her acting in the drama. I also MAJOR KEY COMMEND Kim Won-Hae for his amazing acting through this drama (you probally wont understand unless you watch the drama). THIS IS ANOTHER DRAMA THAT I WOULD RECOMMEND PEOPLE TO WATCH. Drama: Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo Genre: Romance, Slice of life, School Plot: Kim Bok-Joo (Lee Sung-Kyung) is a promising collegiate female weightlifter. Her father runs a small chicken restaurant and her uncle wants to become an actor. She has a bright personality and strong sense of justice. Kim Bok-Joo and her friends on the female weightlifting team are not popular with the guys and they don't have boyfriends. The weightlifting team and the rhythmic gymnastic team also don't get along at all. Meanwhile, Jung Joon-Hyung (Nam Joo-Hyuk) is a collegiate swimmer plagued with numerous false start disqualifications. He is 21-years-old and has a free spirit. His uncle and aunt raised him along with his cousin Jung Jae-Yi (Lee Jae-Yoon). One day on campus, Kim Bok-Joo bumps into Jung Joon-Hyung while he is riding his bicycle. Her face looks familiar to Jung Joon-Hyung. After he leaves, Kim Bok-Joo picks up a handkerchief left behind by Jung Joon-Hyung. The handkerchief is very important to him and he begins looking for it. Later, Kim Bok-Joo cleans and irons the handkerchief. She goes to the school's swimming pool and gives back his handkerchief, but he explodes with anger when he sees that she cleaned it. Kim Bok-Joo then falls into the swimming pool and Jung Joon-Hyung jumps into the pool to save her. At that moment, Kim Bok-Joo and Jung Joon-Hyung realize where they have seen each other before. When they were both children, Kim Bok-Joo saved Jung Joon-Hyung's life by catching him before he fell to the ground. Kim Bok-Joo and Jung Joon-Hyung's relationship now begins. Source: http://asianwiki.com/Weightlifting_Fairy_Kim_Bok-Joo Thoughts: This drama was hands down amazing and filled with cutness and laughter with Kim Bok-Joo (sway~~ *have to watch the drama in order to understand what im talking about*) I loved how the story developed and helped Kim Bok-Joo acheived her goal. THIS IS ANOTHER DRAMA THAT I WOULD TOTALLY RECOMMEND ANY NEWBIE KDRAMA LOVER TO WATCH~~~! MAKE SURE TO COMMENT BELOW WHAT OTHER DRAMAS YOU GUYS LIKE OR FOUND INTERESTING. Also make sure to follow me on other social media :) Twitter- travelloveskin4 Instagram- travelloveskin Snap- t.loveskin Tagging: @WinKonVIP
Jungkook Giveaway Entry!!🙌🏻💕
Hello ARMY!!🤗 As some of you may or may not know @MelissaGarza is doing a giveaway in the Jungkook community! If you all want to enter click the link below to read all the rules!!⤵️ https://vin.gl/p/2686486?isrc=copylink Here is my entry for her giveaway!! 💜 ❤️ 💜 I could write a whole novel on why I love this wonderful man so much!! First I will start off with his wonderful smile!😊I just love it so much! When I am having a bad day and if I see a picture of Jungkook smiling it makes me happy! He has such a beautiful smile!💜 Second I love the way he looks at us ARMY! He looks at us with so much love in his eyes! You can tell how much we (ARMY) mean to him!💜There is a never a day he doesn’t tell us that he loves us! And we all love him so much! I seriously wish I can see from his point of view on how he see’s us! Because I know he gets so happy to us ARMY by his side cheering him and the rest of BTS on! We will always be here by their sides through thick and thin!💜 Third of all I love his voice when he sings!🥰His voice is so angelic! His voice is so unique and beautiful! I can listen to him sing all day!💜I love when he posts cover songs! Every time I listen to him singing it melts my heart and it makes me happy! No lie I play his cover songs when I can’t sleep and his voice ends up putting me to sleep! I also love his passion for music! He always puts 110% into all his performances! But sometimes I wish he would take it easy so he doesn’t over due it Last but not least he is such a goofball! I swear this boy cracks me up with all the crazy/funny faces he makes!😊Especially when he is around BTS he is always acting a fool and making them crack up! I also love how much he appreciates his hyungs and how he looks up to them! He loves those boys so much! And it makes me happy seeing that!💜 That’s the end of my card! Good luck to everyone that are going to enter the giveaway! Thank you again Mel for doing this wonderful giveaway!💜 Jungkook Community Council @MelissaGarza @Yugykookie97 @QueenPandaBunny Jungkook's ARMY tag list @Just2BLoved @Starbell808 @Summertim *comment if you would like to be added to Jungkook's ARMY tag list* ❤BANGTAN ARMY TEAM❤: @Yugykookie97 @Mochiroon @QueenPandaBunny @MelissaGarza @HUMANWIZARD @agustdsaveme @chimchimsjams @kaylenne956 @kpopfan88 @Aliza1 @Kyla05 ❤ARMY TAGLIST❤: @amandamuska  @blessowmwago @BoyGroupKpop @Bxbybri @CleafeMaeObina @coolwolf13 @dalenalw @echoxsoul  @gabstar143  @Gracebug @HannahC19 @herreraletecia  @HomegirlG  @ifitnessvn @Ilovephases @izzybell1202 @jennyfer1111r1 @jiminiebae @jkenshayla @jungkookieeeee @Just2BLoved @kaylawalker929  @kaylenne956 @krissynormam @kpopfan88 @Kyla05 @MelissaGarza @Mochiroon @Nyxxonn @PANDABTS @QueenPandaBunny @rebeccariley52 @rodrickagardne @Rose2demhaters @samcorsam @simpsonsamantha @Shelbeigh19 @shellyfuentes70 @soobak @Starbell808 @szewwy @Taekookimonster  @Tiffiedannie @wolfyplayzyv @yukigintokie    *let me know if you want to be apart of the ARMY taglist* K-Monsta Squad: @Yugykookie97 @BBxGD @lilbr0wneyes @DefSoul1994 @KpopGaby @MYAlpha @BangtanGirlOT12 Tag List: @cagonzales9696 @MonieManhiM @cherriblossom17 @SimplyAwkward @Btsislife @jaselgalindo @emealia @saraortiz2002 @xsandos17 @VictoriaBossier @TaehyungKey @Sarahdarwish @kpopandkimchi @Emealia @terenailyn @MonAnnahiX @4dalientae @PrettieeEmm @kyokeo @KwonOfAkind @AnimeKpopLover @SugaOnTop  @QueenyCrossGene @MadAndrea @B1A4BTS5ever @zyxzj @Taehyungie @VKookie47 @NuXX @Baekyeol27 @DOislifeExoL @kpopbeat @BulletproofV @PrincessUnicorn @luna1171 @LisetteZapata @herreravanessa9 @MadAndrea @AnimeKpopFreak @amandamuska @RandomName @aliendestina @mrsyookihyun @MaelstromVIP @Foxxyjinxx @Bangtanss @YessicaCardenas @JadeOwens @cns1391 @JJiBin @TheEnlightment @BlueMoon201 @QueenPandaBunny @emberreynemoll @LacyTanner @nyxxonn @SweetDuella @MmIlk @KihyunA @ARMY4Life @SerenaArthurs @Additional18 @jessicaclove  @olive07354  @YungStatin  @nickij @Mochiroon @LiyahBoon @BoyGroupKpop @blessowmwago @Lesha *Let me know if you want to be tagged or untagged from the tag list*
4 Currently Airing Dramas
These 4 dramas are currently airing!! Laughter in Waikiki: Also Known As: Go Go Waikiki/Welcome to Waikiki Started: February 5th, 2018 Main Cast: Kim Jung Hyun, Lee Yi Kyung, Son Seung Won Genre: Comedy, Bromance Episodes: 16 Network: jTBC Synopsis: Kang Dong Goo dreams of becoming a movie director, but he is cynical due to bad luck. Cheon Joon Ki wanted to follow in his father's footsteps and become an actor, but he is now just a minor actor. Bong Doo Shik came to Seoul to become a scenario writer, but things have not been easy for him. These 3 men run the guest house Waikiki in Itaewon, South Korea. Their guesthouse is facing bankruptcy and then a mysterious baby and single mother appear at Waikiki. (Source) (It's super funny so far guys!! It reminds me of a male version of Age of Youth. XD) Cross: Also Known As: Cross: God's Gift Started: January 29th, 2018 Main Cast: Go Kyung Pyo, Jo Jae Hyun, Jun So Min Genre: Suspense, Crime, Medical, Mystery Episodes: 16 Network: tvN Synopsis: A man becomes a doctor that uses medical practices to kill in order to get revenge on the person who brutally murdered his father. (Source) Misty: Started: February 2nd, 2018 Main Cast: Kim Nam Joo, Ji Jin Hee Genre: Law, Romance, Crime, Drama, Melodrama Episodes: 16 Network: jTBC Synopsis: Go Hye Ran is a popular anchorwoman for a prime time news show. She works hard at her job. One day, Go Hye Ran becomes the suspect in a murder case. Her husband is Kang Tae Wook. He worked as a prosecutor in the past, but he now works as a public defender. Their marriage has also been on the rocks. Kang Tae Wook decides to defend his wife and they fall in love again. (Source) Radio Romance: Started: January 29th, 2018 Main Cast: Kim So Hyun, Yoon Doo Joon Genre: Business, Romance, Comedy Episodes: 16 Network: KBS2 Synopsis: The drama is a love story between a top star who becomes a DJ and the radio program’s writer, and it deals with healing people’s wounded hearts through the radio show. Yoon Doo-joon has been cast to play a top actor who can’t speak a single word unless it’s been scripted for him. He’s a childish character who becomes a DJ for a live radio show, which never goes according to script.The story begins with him being trapped in a radio booth with the heroine for two hours during a live broadcast. Kim So-hyun is the radio show’s writer, with five years’ experience on the job. She deals with guests who don’t show up, appeases the immature star DJ, and takes all the crap from the production company, all with incredible endurance, planning, and action. Her trademark is her perseverance and endless optimism, and she can sleep anywhere no matter how small or uncomfortable the space. She’s the type of character to throw herself into action rather than debate whether something is possible. (Source) -- Are any of you watching these dramas? If you'd like to be tagged in any of my Asian drama/actor stuff please let me know! Asian Drama/Movie Taglist: @KendraReeve @travelloveskin @MelissaGarza @KpopIsPleasing @LostMage @2ilVer @LinnyOk
MBC Drama Recommendations
MBC (Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation) is another channel with great Korean dramas! Check out my OCN, tvN, and SBS recommedations here. In the future I'll also being doing recommendations for the channel KBS2! Here is a list of MBC dramas I recommend! Lucky Romance: Aired: May 25th, 2016 - July 14th, 2016 Main Cast: Hwang Jung Eum, Ryu Joon Yeol, Lee Soo Hyuk, Lee Chung Ah Genre: Romance, Comedy Episodes: 16 Synopsis: A superstitious, unlucky lady called Shim Bo Nui, is convinced by her dreadful history and a fortune teller that she was born with very bad luck, which could potentially harm people around her. She believes the fortune teller wholeheartedly and starts following his instructions in every aspect of her life. This affects her life, career, relations and most importantly, her self-esteem. Things become serious when her path crosses the genius Je SuHoo and international Canadian- Korean Tennis player Gary Choi. Together, they end up in a huge mess while she tries to fulfill an absurd advice from her fortune teller to save her sister. (Source) W - Two Worlds: Aired: June 20th, 2016 - September 14th, 2016 Main Cast: Han Hyo Joo, Lee Jong Suk Genre: Fantasy, Romance Episodes: 16 Synopsis: Cardiothoracic surgeon Oh Yeon Joo's father mysteriously went missing while writing the last chapter of his webtoon "W". Yeon Joo goes to his office and is shocked to see a scene of a bloodied Kang Cheol, the main character of W, on her father's monitor. While reading something left behind by her father, a hand from the monitor pulled her in. She found herself on the rooftop of a building, next toa man lying down in blood. She manages to save him and realizes that the person she saved was Kang Cheol. She later discovers she can only enter and leave the webtoon depending on Kang Cheol's feelings. (Source) Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo: Aired: November 16th, 2016 - January 11th, 2017 Main Cast: Lee Sung Kyung, Nam Joo Hyuk, Lee Jae Yoon, Kyung Soo Jin Genre: Comedy, Romance Episodes: 16 Synopsis: Kim Bok Joo is a student in Haneol College of Physical Education. She has shown strength like no other since she was a child was influenced by her former weightlifter father. She looks thoughtless at a first glance, but inside she’s as fragile as glass and has deep recognition. Jung Joon Hyeong is Kim Bok Joo’s best friend. He is a born swimmer but ever since he was disqualified from his firstinternational event, he suffers from ‘start trauma’. Along with Kim Bok Joo, he overcomes his troubles and finds his dream and love. Song Shi Ho is a rhythm gymnast who also attends Haneol College of Physical Education. She started gymnastics since she was 5 and won the Asian Games at the age of 18. She’s always been the best since then but mental pressure caused her to break up with Jung Joon Hyung and regret it. ~~ This drama is inspired by the life of South Korean Olympic weightlifter gold-medalist Jang Mi Ran. (Source) Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People: Aired: January 30th, 2017 - May 16th, 2017 Main Cast: Yoon Gyun Sang, Chae Soo Bin, Lee Ha Nui, Kim Ji Suk, Park Jun Gyu, Shim Hee Sub Genre: Historical, Action, Romance Episodes: 30 (1 hour episodes) Synopsis: What would you do if the mere fact of your birth gives you no standing in society? Gil Dong is born as the son of servant Ah Mo Gae, in a society in which servants have no legal standing. After years of horrible treatment by the nobility, Gil Dong becomes the leader of a band of smugglers who steals from the rich to give to the poor. Meanwhile, King Yeonsan slowly becomesa tyrannical king who oppresses the lives of the common people. Against all odds, can Gil Dong champion the rights of the common people on his path to becoming Joseon’s first revolutionary activist? (Source) Ruler: Master of the Mask: Also Known As: The Emperer: Owner of the Mask Aired: May 10th, 2017 - July 13th, 2017 Main Cast: Yoo Seung Ho, Kim So Hyun, L, Yoon So Hee Genre: Historical, Romance, Political Episodes: 40 (30 minute episodes) Synopsis: In the 1700's, Crown Prince Lee Sun fights against Pyunsoo hwe, an organization that has accumulated power and wealth through privatizing water all over Joseon. He becomes a hope for the people who suffer. Ga-Eun is the woman Crown Prince Lee Sun loves and she helps him grow as a ruler. (Source) Lookout: Also Known As: The Guardians Aired: May 22nd, 2017 - July 11th, 2017 Main Cast: Lee Shi Young, Kim Young Kwang, Kim Tae Hoon, Kim Seul Gi, Key Genre: Thriller, Investigation Episodes: 32 (35 minute episodes) Synopsis: Story about a group of people who get together to overcome their pain of having lost their loved ones to crime. (Source) Hospital Ship: Aired: August 30th, 2017 - November 2nd, 2017 Main Cast: Ha Ji Won, Kang Min Hyuk, Lee Seo Won Genre: Romance, Medical Episodes: 40 (35 minute episodes) Synopsis: These doctors travel by ship to treat patients unable to get to a hospital. Having no borders on the sea doesn't mean that they'll always get along. (Source) I'm Not A Robot: Aired: December 6th, 2017 - January 25th, 2018 (this Thursday) Main Cast: Yoo Seung Ho, Chae Soo Bin, Uhm Ki Joon Genre: Romance, Fantasy, Comedy Episodes: 32 (35 minute episodes) Synopsis: Kim Min Gyu has wealth and success, but lives an isolated life due to his allergy of people. He then meets and falls in love with a girl who is pretending to be a robot for her ex-boyfriend, a genius robots professor. (Source) The two dramas listed after this won't air until after the Winter Olympics are over. The two time slots for dramas are to be taken over by the Olympics. So once I'm Not A Robot and the drama Two Cops end there won't be a spot for the primetime dramas. The Great Seducer: Based Off Of: French novel "Les Liaisons dangereuses" Aired: March 12th, 2018 - May 1st, 2018 Main Cast: Woo Do Hwan, Joy Genre: Romance, Drama, Mature Episodes: N/A Synopsis: Kwon Shi Hyun bets his life on a dangerous game to seduce Eun Tae Hee. His target is 20-years-old and believes people that are swayed by love are pathetic. After Eun Tae Hee meets Kwon Shi Hyun, her view on love changes. (Source) Goddess of the Court: Based Off Of: Drop Dead Diva (US TV Series) Aired: March 30th, 2018 (possibly) - N/A Main Cast: N/A Genre: Comedy, Supernatural, Law Episodes: N/A Synopsis: Goddess of the Court, an adaptation of Drop Dead Diva. Drop Dead Diva is a body-swap comedy about a vapid fashion model who dies in a car crash and whose soul somehow inhabits an overweight lawyer who also died while protecting her boss. The heroine will struggle to adjust to her new life, and along the way learn some valuable lessons on self-esteem and personal acceptance. (Source) Other MBC dramas: Two Cops Radiant Office Goodbye Mr. Black Kill Me, Heal Me Shopaholic Louis She Was Pretty Scholar Who Walks the Night Empress Ki Monster The King in Love Any MBC dramas you want to recommend me? Have you seen any of these? If you'd like to be tagged in any of my Asian drama/actor stuff please let me know! Asian Drama/Movie Taglist: @KendraReeve @travelloveskin @MelissaGarza @KpopIsPleasing @LostMage @2ilVer
Is Hakyeon Playing A Murderer In His New Drama???
Or are we being thrown off the real murderer's case in 'Children of Nobody?' Hakyeon plays the character Lee Eunho in the new Mystery-Thriller drama 'Children of Nobody' also known as 'Red Moon, Blue Sea.' So far what we've seen from the character Lee Eunho is that he's good with children, but when he's around adults you can't help but feel something is off about him. Plus he doesn't seem to want to be seen by Kang Jiheon (the main character, who just so happens to be a police officer.) Not to spoil too much for you if you haven't started it yet, but Eunho's giving me eerie vibes!!! Storyline: A mysterious child and a mysterious case. Woo Kyung has been living a diligent life, as a good daughter and a good mother who also works as a child development consultant. She was a proud, responsible woman who fulfilled the needs of her family and the community. One day, a mysterious incident creates a rift in her world. A rift that would shatter her whole world and turn her life upside down. The only person she can rely on is Ji Heon, a Violent Crimes Unit detective, who is willing to listen to what she has to say. (Source: Viki) Anyways I'm not saying he is yet because the drama is a Mystery-Thriller drama, so they could be throwing us off. Plus we don't know Eunho's background yet!! Watch 'Children of Nobody' on Viki! - K-Dramas Council: @Halsyeon @MelissaGarza @SweetDuella Asian Drama/Movie Taglist: @KendraReeve @travelloveskin @MelissaGarza @KpopIsPleasing @LostMage @2ilVer @LinnyOk @rocklvr @VeronicaArtino @WinKonVIP If you'd like to be tagged in any of my Asian drama/actor stuff please let me know! - VIXX Council: @CLAKPOP @AegyoSoCute @Halsyeon @WinKonVIP @MelissaGarza @kpopandkimchi VIXX Taglist: @matty0203 @mkbmccann @BiasKpop @kihyunA @simpsonsamantha @KpopIsPleasing @cns1391 @bambiiiii @babychangbin @QueenyCrossGene If you'd like to be tagged in future cards please let us know!
Upcoming K-drama Remakes
These 7 dramas are remakes of another show! There is one remake that is already airing. I'll list it first. Mother: Started: January 24th Main Cast: Lee Bo Young, Heo Yool Genre: Drama Episodes: 16 Network: tvN Synopsis: A young girl named Hye-Na is abused by her mother Ja-Young. Although she is not okay, she tells other people she is alright. Soo-Jin is a temporary teacher at the elementary school where Hye-Na attends. Soo-Jin is aware of her situation and decides to become her mother. (Source) (Based off the Japanese drama of the same name.) Life on Mars: Starts: N/A Main Cast: Jung Kyung Ho, Im Chang Jung, Oh Dae Hwan (have all been offered roles) Genre: Mystery, Crime Episodes: N/A Network: OCN Synopsis: Han Tae-Joo leads a crime investigation team. He has experienced a rapid rise in his career and he trusts data over people. While investigating a serial murder case, he has an accident. When Han Tae-Joo wakes up, he finds himself in the winter of 1987. He does not know why, but he is now a detective appointed to work at a police station in a small city. To get back to the present day, Han Tae-Joo tries to solve a serial murder case. (Source) (Based on the UK show Life on Mars.) (The title of this drama is subject to change as Life on Mars is only a working title as of now.) Mistress: Starts: Sometime in April Main Cast: Han Ga In, Choi Hee Seo (have been offered roles) Genre: Friendship, Drama Episodes: N/A Network: OCN Synopsis: A story that follows the lives of four female friends in their 30's. (Source) (Based off the UK show "Mistresses.") Suits: Starts: In the first half of 2018 Main Cast: Jang Dong Gun, Park Hyung Sik Genre: Law Episodes: N/A Network: KBS2 Synopsis: Choi Kyung-Seo is a legendary lawyer at the top law firm in South Korea. He has charisma and an attractive appearance. He hires Go Yeon-Woo as a rookie lawyer for the law firm. Go Yeon-Woo has excellent memory. (Source) (Based off the US show of the same name.) Goddess of the Court: Starts: March 30th (possibly) Main Cast: N/A Genre: Comedy, Supernatural, Law Episodes: N/A Network: MBC Synopsis: Goddess of the Court, an adaptation of Drop Dead Diva. Drop Dead Diva is a body-swap comedy about a vapid fashion model who dies in a car crash and whose soul somehow inhabits an overweight lawyer who also died while protecting her boss. The heroine will struggle to adjust to her new life, and along the way learn some valuable lessons on self-esteem and personal acceptance. (Source) (Based off the US show "Drop Dead Diva.") The Beauty Inside: Starts: N/A Main Cast: N/A Genre: Romance, Supernatural Episodes: N/A Network: N/A Synopsis: A man falls in love with a woman whose physical appearance mysteriously changes every morning against her will. (Source) (Based off the Korean movie of the same name which was based off the US social film of the same name.) The Great Seducer: Starts: March 12th Main Cast: Woo Do Hwan, Joy (Red Velvet), Moon Ga Young, Kim Min Jae Genre: Romance, Drama, Mature Episodes: N/A Network: MBC Synopsis: Kwon Shi Hyun bets his life on a dangerous game to seduce Eun Tae Hee. His target is 20-years-old and believes people that are swayed by love are pathetic. After Eun Tae Hee meets Kwon Shi Hyun, her view on love changes. (Source) (Based off the French novel "Les Liaisons dangereuses." The novel has already spawned a remake in Korea named "Untold Scandal.") Are you looking forward to any of these? Have you seen any of the originals? I've seen Drop Dead Diva and my mom watches the show Suits. If you'd like to be tagged in any of my Asian drama/actor stuff please let me know! Asian Drama/Movie Taglist: @KendraReeve @travelloveskin @MelissaGarza @KpopIsPleasing @LostMage @2ilVer @LinnyOk