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Kdrama Historical Review-Queen and I

Hi all!! Veronica here. I'll be reviewing Queen and I but probably known more by Queen In Hyun's Man.

THIS DRAMA IS A HISTORICAL/TIME TRAVEL DRAMA.. BUT I FEEL IT IS UNDERATED AND WANTED TO SHARE MY TAKE ON THIS DRAMA. HOPE YOU ENJOY!!
Summary from Wiki of plot here or you can click the link below
Synopsis
Year 1694, Joseon Dynasty: Kim Bung-do (Ji Hyun-woo) is a noble-born scholar and his family's sole survivor after they were massacred in a conspiracy. Kim Bung-do supports the reinstatement of Queen In-hyun, who was deposed due to scheming by royal concubine Lady Jang.
Year 2012, modern-day Seoul: Choi Hee-jin (Yoo In-na), an unsuccessful actress, lands her big break when she is cast as Queen In-hyun in the television drama "New Jang Heebin". Due to a mysterious talisman, Kim Bung-do time travels to 2012, where he crosses paths with Choi Hee-jin and falls in love.
Summary from Viki here or
Every actress hopes that an opportunity will come along to play an iconic role that could bring her out of obscurity and make her a star.
For Choi Hee Jin (Yoo In Na), that opportunity is in a television drama playing the role of Queen In Hyun (Kim Hae In), who was deposed during the Joseon Dynasty as King Suk Jong’s (Seo Woo Jin) consort by the scheming actions of Lady Jang (Choi Woo Ri). But Hee Jin’s modern-day world collides with that of her character in ways she doesn’t fully understand.
Kim Boong Do (Ji Hyun Woo), a scholar from the Joseon era, is mysteriously transported 300 years into the future to modern-day Seoul and comes into Hee Jin’s life as she is preparing for her career-making role. Boong Do not only knew the real queen but also supported her reinstatement.
Was Boong Do brought to the future to help Hee Jin bring some authenticity to her role as the queen?
“Queen In Hyun’s Man” is a 2012 South Korean drama series directed by Kim Byung Soo.

What I liked
The flow of the plot was at a steady pace as well as the development of the characters feelings. It was cute but not too cutesy. The chemistry from the characters was believable. The seemless of the time travel and jumps was actually quite endearing and helped the main character who was playing the queen in a drama on the show.
What I didnt like
it seemed like the lead character lady had to depend on a man... Like in the beginning it showed that but eventually she realized she didnt need to but I wish she would have realized it sooner.

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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
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BTS BROKE THE RECORD FOR 30M VIEWS ON A KPOP VIDEO IN THE FASTEST TIME ~ The previous record for the fastest time for a Kpop group music video to reach 30 million was 15 days, but is now broken by 'Blood Sweat & Tears' The MV reached the milestone in exactly 13 days and 20 hours after its release midnight KST, October 10. ~ This means Blood Sweat & Tears w/BTS have won a total of 4 records!!!! ~ See other records 》HERE《 (Me when I found out ^) (MV + Dance Practice + Live + First Win) Im so proud of our boys!!!! ♡♡♡~☆☆ ~ TAGGING MY YEOLIES!! <3: @Chace @MadAndrea@JustinaNguyen @jazgaara33 @MrsBangYongguk @Badtz @ScarletMermaid @PrettieeEmm @punkpandabear @LaurenStrayhorn @SusiBosshammer @JamiMilsap @VeronicaArtino @ElenaP16 @KellyOConnor @Kyokeo @Sankeerthana @EmilyCayetano @shellyfuentes70 @MBLAQSA @P1B2Bear @Kpopfangirl15 @Bitterlimelight @jojojordy2324 @Rawr21 @Juliag13 @KaiJae @ArmyofKookie @AaliyahNewbell @resavalencia @SugaOnTop @Sammie99522 @minimanim3 @Defy24601 @StefaniTre @SugaMint @DesireeChucklez @sarahdarwish @VatcheeAfandi99 @EliseB @VKookie47 @TiffanyBibian @taetaebaozi @RebeccaLondon @Katherina2078 @AimeeH @KpopQueen1 @KatelynSummerso @Kylie88 @CrystalGuerra @QueenLele @Minnieluvs @kimnam94 @CamrynCherry @Izzy987 @faith92 @TaehyungV @BetseyBleau @nenegrint14 @Lesliesoo @ninjamidori @Ihiranthom13 @MelissaGarza @DesireeChucklez @Maddie27 @PrettieEmm @MelinaHernandez @abby177 @PandaSoapy @DayzC @DawanaMason @Daniimals @jeonjungkook8 @AaliyahNewbell @IsoldaPazo @xoxorittie @LysetteMartinez @KittyKpop @motionlessmetal @herreravenessa9 @rosajlm2 @ChoHee1 @MaddieRudicil @michievip @kanatm @AlysaNguyen @Katmejia @Choijiah @GabyWilliams @jessicaacosta9 @Tamsinskye @TiffanyBibian @KpopQueenaBee @TracyLynnn @AlisonNichole @KpopandKdrama @emily1478 @Vay754 @alishap @CrystalGuerra @xojuliettexox @michix5 @amandamuska @StephaniePoore @SugaKookieV @KatelynSummerso @aliciazitting88 @Joshuahoseok @BtsIsLife @Chrissy2009 @mycreativename @jungkookie18 @ArielaPicazo @IDK2018 @MalinaAhmed @BaroMaiden @imiebegay14 @Taisa @kcastaneda170 @ChrystalA @DestinaByrd @BriannaN @taeyumme @MarrickeJ33 @ShailaZaman @RainaC3 @Gaarita100 @CamrynCherry @BonnieDomo @JessicaSchnipke @Minsuggie @karinamiranda81 @MomoChamie @Ilikepancakes @YessicaCardenas @Bmelc @callmeguena @JessicaVang @LydiaYan @toitlepark @lunastormnoona @Jupiterchan @BreeMassey @Vixxstarlight1 @katcollins02 @Zhac16 @TaehyungV @93yogurt @Kat711 @DejaunaSiders @EmilyGardner @ezzygomez24 @MaraWhite @Defy24601 @MahelySandoval @TrishaLee727 @InnocentiaKishi @SophieNguyen @MorleeCorielus @ruthmilian89 @XergaB20 @TLeahEdwards @EstelaLopez @KDluvR1999 @KatieRussell @AliciaJaneth @rochellelove12 @EvilGenius @JessicaFigueroa @TesneemElAlami @kpopdeluxegirl @JuviaJongdae @Jeshaki @yehetmyohorat99 @nathalyalamo298 @jessicacheung97 @reseavalencia @Norma1004 @luyawn @CheyanneLindsey @sherrysahar @DanaAmoi @StarishaRichard @jazgaara33 @ButterflyBlu @karinajune1017 @lizbethV @JasmineWilliams @LilianaGD @deefran @agirlwholovesV @lashonda0917 @Kyokeo @KierstinAndrews @terenailyn @BAbrajan1 @Rebecca22 @GerciaFlores @KrystaDericek @megancurrent9 @roseeoh @musicundefined9 @MaryNtanga @sarahdarwish @MadAndrea @Konnor @externallyeli @LizaNightshade @SugaKookies @lashonda0917 @ArmyVIPKayla @elainarenea @2Jaebam @amobts @kpopandkimchi @NicoleJolly
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
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