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[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Alice"

Source | 2020/08/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Alice"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Alice"

Source | 2020/08/08 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Alice"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/08/07 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

Former MOMOLAND Member, Yeonwoo to Star in "Live On"

Source | 2020/08/06 | Permalink

Actress Yeonwoo is starring in the JTBC drama "Live On", according to MLD Entertainment.

"Live On" is a chemistry romance drama between Baek Ho-rang (Jung Da-bin), who enters the broadcasting club with a suspicious goal, and Go Eun-taek (Hwang Minhyun), the strict head of the club....More

Joo Won, a Congenitally Insensitive Character in "Alice"

Source | 2020/08/06 | Permalink

Actor Joo Won announces a new character.

The new SBS Friday-Saturday drama "Alice" released stills of Joo Won on the 6th...More

"It's Okay to Not Be Okay" Tops Charts in Popularity for 7 Weeks in a Row

Source | 2020/08/06 | Permalink

tvN's "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" rose 0.53% compared to the previous week, maintaining its number 1 spot in drama for the seventh consecutive week. When the identity of the nurse Jang Young-nam was revealed, the audience responded that it was 'shocking', and Jang Young-nam's enthusiastic performance drew a lot of rave reviews. Four cast members were ranked in the top 10 in the drama's topical category; Seo Ye-ji in 1st place, Kim Soo-hyun 2nd, Oh Jung-se 4th and Jang Young-nam in 7th...More

Wednesday-Thursday Dramas Drops to the Ground at 2% Viewership

Source | 2020/08/05 | Permalink

The situation is bad with Wednesday-Thursday dramas. They barely make it pass 2%. There's talk about abolishing the dramas altogether.

MBC is especially serious. The 16-episode "Find Me in Your Memory" has put forward a special measure, staying at an average viewer rating of 3%. MBC removed 16-episode dramas and began to deploy short series with four episodes and twelve episodes. The plan was to compete in quality rather than length...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Alice"

Source | 2020/08/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Alice"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/08/04 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Do You Like Brahms"...More

Dramas Fail to Follow Expectations... Dramas in the Slumps

Source | 2020/08/03 | Permalink

In the age of content flooding, recent dramas are not at all compatible with viewers' desire for something new.

As of the 2nd of August, a total of 15 dramas are being aired on major Korean channels, 11 of which are weekday mini-series. However, all 11 dramas have remained within single-digit ratings...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/08/03 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Do You Like Brahms"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Alice"

Source | 2020/08/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Alice"...More

[Photos + Video] New Posters, Script Reading Stills and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Alice"

Source | 2020/07/31 | Permalink

New posters, script reading stills and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "Alice"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/07/31 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/07/31 | Permalink

New poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Do You Like Brahms"...More

Korean Drama of the Week "Doctor Stranger"

Source | 2020/07/30 | Permalink

Korean drama of the week "Doctor Stranger" (2014)

Directed by Hong Jong-chan, Jin Hyeok, Jo Nam-gook, Nam Geon

Written by Kim Joo, Park Jin-wu

Network: SBS

With Lee Jong-suk, Jin Se-yeon, Park Hae-jin, Kang So-ra, Jeon Gook-hwan, Choi Jung-woo,...

20 episodes - Mon, Tue 22:00
Synopsis
As a child, Park Hoon (Lee Jong-suk) and his dad were kidnapped and taken to North Korea. He grew up there, learning to be a doctor just like his father...More

Kwon Yuri to Comeback With "Break-up Suspension"

Source | 2020/07/30 | Permalink

Kwon Yuri (Girls' Generation) is coming back with an affectionate romantic drama.

She's coming back with the mini drama "Break-up Suspension", revealed SM Entertainment on the 28th of July...More

"Alice" Kim Hee-sun and Joo Won's Script Reading

Source | 2020/07/30 | Permalink

The script reading of "Alice" starring Kim Hee-sun and Joo Won has been revealed.

SBS' new Friday-Saturday drama "Alice" is a human SF drama about a magical time travel of a woman who resembles her dead mother and a man who lost his emotions...More

[Video] Special Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/07/30 | Permalink

Special teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Do You Like Brahms"...More

Jo Jung-suk and Park Jin-joo's Parody

Source | 2020/07/28 | Permalink

Actress Park Jin-joo mimicked a famous parody with her close friend and actor Jo Jung-suk.

Park Jin-joo posted videos on her Instagram with hashtags on the 28th...More

'Drama Empire' MBC, Abolishes Monday-Tuesday Dramas

Source | 2020/07/28 | Permalink

MBC which was known as the 'Drama Empire' at one point, is now on a boundless Monday-Tuesday drama hiatus.

With the disappointing results of the highly anticipated "Dinner Mate", MBC has organized a TV show instead of a drama and hasn't even been able to come up with a plan for the next Monday-Tuesday drama...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/07/28 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

Ji Chang-wook and Kim Ji-won Consider "City Couple's Way of Love"

Source | 2020/07/27 | Permalink

Actors Ji Chang-wook and Kim Ji-won might be in a romance drama together.

Glory Us Entertainment and Sal Entertainment announced on the 27th that Ji Chang-wook and Kim Ji-won are considering the offer for a new drama called "City Couple's Way of Love"...More

[New Drama] "Break-up Suspension"

Source | 2020/07/25 | Permalink

Korean drama "Break-up Suspension" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "Fly From Rags to Riches"

Source | 2020/07/25 | Permalink

Korean drama "Fly From Rags to Riches" added to HanCinema database...More

Joo Won, Kim Hee-sun to Star in New Sci-Fi TV Series

Source | 2020/07/25 | Permalink

The new TV series "Alice" starring Kim Hee-sun and Joo Won is generating excitement as it is set to go on air next month.

Many fans cannot wait to see Joo return to the small screen, as the sci-fi drama is his first project since his discharge from mandatory military service in February last year...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/07/24 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Do You Like Brahms"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/07/24 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

Yoon Jong-hoon to Reunite With Director and Bong Tae-gyu Again in "Penthouse"

Source | 2020/07/23 | Permalink

Actor Yoon Jong-hoon is reuniting with the director from "Return".

He is starring in the drama "Penthouse", a new SBS drama...More

Hyun Woo to Star in "Break-up Suspension"

Source | 2020/07/23 | Permalink

Hyun Woo is starring in "Break-up Suspension".

SBS Media announced on the 23rd that Hyun Woo is starring in "Break-up Suspension", a drama about a woman with a fate so sad that she has to break up with a man to save his life...More

"Stove League" to "The King: Eternal Monarch" Surpass 10% Average Viewer Rating in the First Half of 2020

Source | 2020/07/22 | Permalink

SBS dramas earned an average viewer rating of more than 10% in the first half of 2020.

Based on the first half of 2020 (01/01/2020 to 06/30/2020), SBS dramas overwhelmed other companies in ratings and revealed its presence as a 'drama kingdom'. According to Nielsen Korea, a ratings agency, SBS recorded 11.6% of the average household audience rating, surpassing the 10% wall, as a result of analyzing the ratings of dramas aired by three ground-wave broadcasters, tvN, and JTBC in the first half of the year. JTBC followed with 8.2%, followed by tvN with 5.5%, MBC with 4.3% and KBS with 3.7%...More

"Do You Like Brahms" Park Eun-bin, Girl-crush to Innocent Music Student

Source | 2020/07/21 | Permalink

SBS' new Monday-Tuesday drama "Do You Like Brahms" will premiere on August 31st. "Do You Like Brahms" is a story about the barely shaky dreams and love of classical music students on the 29-year-old border. It is drawing attention as it is a drama of unrivaled sensibility that will attract viewers to the world of classical romance...More

Shin Jae-hwi Cast for Netflix "All of Us Are Dead"

Source | 2020/07/21 | Permalink

Rookie Shin Jae-hwi who is currently starring in the JTBC drama "The Good Detective" as a supporting actor, has been cast for the Netflix original "All of Us Are Dead".

"All of Us Are Dead" is a well-made Naver zombie webtoon with a rating of over 9 points written by Joo Dong-geun. It drew attention when it was picked up for a Netflix original...More

Kwon Sang-woo and Bae Sung-woo in SBS "Fly From Rags to Riches"

Source | 2020/07/21 | Permalink

Actors Kwon Sang-woo and Bae Sung-woo are ready to flip the world with their pleasantness.

The SBS drama "Fly From Rags to Riches" announced it has confirmed the casting of actors Kwon Sang-woo and Bae Sung-woo...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/07/21 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Alice"

Source | 2020/07/18 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Alice"...More

[HanCinema's News] Closing Remarks for "Dinner Mate"

2020/07/17 | Permalink

The SBS drama "Dinner Mate" ended on July 14th with ratings of 4.3%. Though only a modest success, and a decrease from the drama's opening week which featured ratings as high as 6.1%, the main cast members were appreciative of their viewers' support. They expressed gratitude throughout the week for their fans...More

New SBS Drama "Alice" to Premiere on August 28

Source | 2020/07/16 | Permalink

The new SBS drama "Alice" begins on the 28th next month at 10PM.

Joo Won and Kim Hee-sun's "Alice" is an SF drama about a woman who looks like her dead mother and a man who has no emotions...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/07/16 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

MBC Slump Taking Longer

Source | 2020/07/15 | Permalink

MBC, once called the "Drama Kingdom" is not rebounding. MBC's poor performance is prolonged in both ratings and popularity.

Last year, MBC dramas produced no works with ratings exceeding 10%. Although it was the first groundwave broadcasting company to change its broadcasting time from 10PM to 9PM, it did not improve in ratings...More

[Photo] Poster Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/07/15 | Permalink

Poster released for the upcoming Korean drama "Do You Like Brahms"...More

Lee Sung-kyung Sends a Coffee Truck to Park Shin-hye

Source | 2020/07/14 | Permalink

Actress Park Shin-hye showed appreciation towards Lee Sung-kyung for the coffee present...More

"Interesting Rebirth"... Webtoon Dramas Perfected With Synchronization

Source | 2020/07/14 | Permalink

Amid the high popularity of original webtoon dramas, the importance of the character synchronizing rate, which determines the first impression of the drama, is steadily increasing.

The webtoon market has been growing in value over the past decade. According to a report released by the KT Economic Management Institute last year, the domestic and foreign 'K Webtoon' market, which was worth 150 billion won in 2013, is expected to exceed 1 trillion won in 2020...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/07/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

Park Eun-bin and Kim Min-jae Script Reading for "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/07/13 | Permalink

The script reading for "Do You Like Brahms" was held.

"Do You Like Brahms" is about elite music students and the people around them. the drama draws attention as it is starred by Park Eun-bin from "Stove League" and Kim Min-jae-I from "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/07/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/07/13 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[HanCinema's News] Oh Ji-ho and Julien Kang Talk About "The Prisoner"

2020/07/12 | Permalink

On the latest episode of the SBS Radio program 'Cinetown' actors Oh Ji-ho and Julien Kang appeared as guests. They were there to promote the upcoming movie "The Prisoner", an action movie about a detective who goes undercover at a prison fight club. The movie opens in theaters on July 23rd though it is expected to recoup most of its budget from the secondary distribution market...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/07/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/07/10 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

Ji Jin-hee and Kim Hyun-joo Cast for JTBC "Undercover"

Source | 2020/07/08 | Permalink

Actors Ji Jin-hee and Kim Hyun-joo have been cast for the new JTBC drama "Undercover".

"Undercover" is a remake of the British BBC drama of the same name. It depicts the story of an agent at the Agency for National Security Planning who has been hiding his identity for a long time and a human rights lawyer who became the first head of the agency for justice. The two main characters track down the truth against a huge force that holds and shakes the country. In the process of delving into the true nature of power, the theme of various facets of humans and what is right and wrong, is dealt with...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Sang-yeob Talks About Out of Focus Romance in "Good Casting"

2020/07/08 | Permalink

Last month Lee Sang-yeob finished up "Good Casting" where he played Seok-ho, a man who had a romantic crush on the lead character Chan-mi, played Choi Kang-hee, who makes a transition from secretary to black ops agent. An interview with the actor has been making the rounds as it references the possibility of a second season. While "Good Casting" did all right in ratings, the drama still ended lower than it started and did not create significant popular buzz...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/07/07 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

"Stove League" to "Kkondae Intern" Rookie Writers on a Roll... Star Writers in the Slumps

Source | 2020/07/06 | Permalink

From "Stove League" Lee Shin-hwa to "Good Casting" Park Ji-ha, new writers stood out in home theaters in the first half of the year.

Various dramas met with viewers early this year. Above all, while many people were just about getting tired of the prolonged COVID-19, the works that energized viewers with fresh materials and fun were recognized...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/07/06 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[HanCinema's News] Han Ji-hye Talks About Getting Married Young

2020/07/05 | Permalink

The reappearance of Han Ji-hye into public life with the currently airing variety show 'Stars' Top Recipe at Fun-Staurant' has once again brought the actress into focus, with many wondering about the past of the once famous actress, and particularly her marriage. So it is that an old episode the SBS variety show 'Healing Camp' has come into focus which features Han Ji-hye frankly discussing her personal life...More

[New Drama] "Phoenix - 2020"

Source | 2020/07/04 | Permalink

Korean drama "Phoenix - 2020" added to HanCinema database...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/07/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/07/01 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

Kim Tae-woo Cast for "The Spy Who Loved Me"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

Actor Kim Tae-woo confirmed a role in the new MBC miniseries "The Spy Who Loved Me".

"The Spy Who Loved Me" is a thrilling secret romantic comedy of a woman embroiled in a spy war with her two secretive husbands, and the three who can never be together will give laughter and excitement. It is helmed by PD Lee Jae-jin-II and written by Lee Ji-min...More

SBS's "Phoenix" to Be Remade into Morning Drama "Phoenix - 2020"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

The drama "Phoenix" will be remade.

According to SBS sources, "Phoenix" has been decided to be remade. It will be written by the original writer Lee Yoo-jin-V....More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/30 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

Park Ji-yeon-I to Play Lee Joon-hyuk's Fellow Prosecutor in "Secret Forest 2"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

Actress Park Ji-yeon-I is continuing her work in "Secret Forest 2".

She's starring in the new tvN drama "Secret Forest 2", which is an internal secret tracking drama in which lonely prosecutor Hwang Si-mok (Cho Seung-woo) and activist detective Han Yeo-jin (Bae Doona) meet again at the opposite point of the front line of prosecution and police investigation. Previously, "Secret Forest", which first aired in 2017, was praised for opening a new horizon for the genre, as it was recognized for its workability...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

KBS Going Through a Slump, Saved by "Once Again"

Source | 2020/06/28 | Permalink

KBS dramas suffered in the first half of 2020. Since "When the Camellia Blooms", which recorded the highest ratings of 23.5% for terrestrial mini-series last year, the performance of mini-series has been disastrous. KBS managed to save face thanks to the weekend drama "Once Again".

◆ Monday-Tuesday dramas in a slump, the humiliation of Wednesday-Thursday dramas...More

Playing Spy Is New Experience for Actress Choi Kang-hee

Source | 2020/06/27 | Permalink

It was a new experience for actress Choi Kang-hee to play an intelligence agent in the TV series "Good Casting", which ended last week. Choi, who has usually played lovely, romantic roles, showed a tough side of herself in the action comedy for almost the first time in her 25-...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/26 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

"Dr. Romantic 2" and "Stove League" Brought SBS Laughter, But "The King: Eternal Monarch" Brought Tears

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

The SBS Drama Department announced a fresh start in the new year of 2020. The Monday-Tuesday drama "Dr. Romantic 2" and the Friday-Saturday drama "Stove League" had pleasant first steps as they were on a double track. However, the Friday-Saturday drama "The King: Eternal Monarch", which was the most anticipated one for the first half of the year, ended with a disappointing performance, leaving a bittersweet feeling.

"Dr. Romantic 2" highest viewership at 27.1%... "Jackpot"...More

Woo Do-hwan Joins Military on the 6th of July

Source | 2020/06/25 | Permalink

Actor Woo Do-hwan is joining the military.

Key East announced on the 25th, "Woo Do-hwan is leaving for the military on the 6th of July. For safety and health reasons, the time and location of his admittance will remain undisclosed and he wishes to leave without a separate going away party or an official event"....More

Yoon Si-yoon, Damp Hair, Chic, Natural, and Soft Charisma

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Actor Yoon Si-yoon gave off a new charm through the July issue of lifestyle magazine Allure Korea.

In the photo shoot with a reddish color, he draws attention by capturing the charm of both sides with wet hair and a chic, yet natural look. Yoon Si-yoon shows his emotional side with a funny concept of holding a watermelon in his mouth and looking at the camera indifferently in a comfortable position. The combination of burgundy-toned sleeveless and black jackets has completed a pictorial that captivates the hearts of viewers, with the stylishness and soft charisma of a mature man...More

Song Seung-heon Works Like a Charm

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

Song Seung-heon is stealing the hearts of viewers with his romance acting that makes his handsome looks stand out more.

Song Seung-heon returned with the MBC miniseries "Dinner Mate" with co-actress Seo Ji-hye and won the hearts of viewers nationwide...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

"Good Casting" Choi Kang-hee, "Every Moment Was a Happy One"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

Choi Kang-hee made a speech about the end of the drama "Good Casting".

On the 17th, the actress said, "I watched the drama like a viewer myself, as it was pre-produced, but now I'm sad it's over. The drama felt like a present more because I watched people around me be happy while watching the drama at a hard time like this"....More

[HanCinema's News] "Backstreet Rookie" and "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" Contrast Radically Different Heroines

2020/06/22 | Permalink

While leading men Ji Chang-wook and Kim Soo-hyun have garnered the most attention for their drama comebacks it is oddly ironic that both of their new dramas are actually centered around their leading ladies, with the major stars themselves filling the comparable role of straight men. So much of "Backstreet Rookie" is riding on Kim Yoo-jung, just as much of "It's Okay to Not Be Okay" is riding on Seo Ye-ji- albeit in very different ways...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/22 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

'Family Drama' "Backstreet Rookie" Begins in Controversy

Source | 2020/06/21 | Permalink

The new SBS Friday – Saturday drama "Backstreet Rookie", which is based on a webtoon with the same name, began in controversy.

The drama was a hot issue since before its release for its collaboration of PD Lee Myeong-woo, who had a taste of success with B-grade comedy drama "The Fiery Priest", and actors Ji Chang-wook and Kim Yoo-jung...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Yoo-bi and Lee Jun-young Make Special Appearances in "Backstreet Rookie"

2020/06/21 | Permalink

Lee Yoo-bi and Lee Jun-young had noteworthy turns as guest stars in the second episode of "Backstreet Rookie", briefly appearing as guests in the convenience store where the drama takes place. This is the first appearance of Lee Yoo-bi in a drama since "A Poem a Day" in 2018, and the first for Lee Jun-young after "Good Casting", which finished airing earlier in the week...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Yoo-jung Takes on Adult Role With "Backstreet Rookie"

2020/06/19 | Permalink

While a younger actress, Kim Yoo-jung earned much acclaim for her role in "Moonlight Drawn by Clouds", where she played the romantic opposite to a traditional Korean prince played by Park Bo-gum. But the then-sixteen year old Kim Yoo-jung has since grown up and now, in her twentieth year, the young actress takes on another high-profile project with "Backstreet Rookie" following a break...More

[HanCinema's News] Ji Chang-wook Has Much to Prove With "Backstreet Rookie"

2020/06/19 | Permalink

Last year Ji Chang-wook finished his mandatory military service and, to the great joy of fans, quickly got right back into making dramas with "Melting Me Softly". Unfortunately, the science fiction concept romantic comedy did not take off, leading some to suggest that Ji Chang-wook, in his rush to start work again, did not consider his available offers well, going too far off-brand...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/06/19

Source | 2020/06/19 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2020/06/19: "Backstreet Rookie"...More

Han Sunhwa Shows Graceful Transformation for New Pictorial

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

The fashion pictorial of The Neighbor, a high-end membership magazine featuring a different image of actress Han Sunhwa, has been released.

Actress Han Sunhwa returns with the new SBS drama "Backstreet Rookie" this month. With her steady acting transformation, she plans to transform herself into a career woman, Yoo Yeon-joo, who is in complete contrast to her previous work as Madam Go in "Save Me 2"...More

Kyun Mi-ri to Star in "Backstreet Rookie" as Han Sunhwa's Mother

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Actress Kyun Mi-ri is starring in the SBS drama "Backstreet Rookie".

She takes on the role of Yoo Yeon-joo's (Han Sunhwa) mother, Professor Kim Hye-ja. As an elegant and poise mother, she's a beautiful career woman who struggles to support her daughter's success...More

Lee Min-ho's Maturity Stands Out in "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

"The King: Eternal Monarch" left a lingering affectionate impression until the end. It was possible because of Lee Min-ho's passionate performance, which he had been running for eight months without a break.

SBS Friday-Saturday drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" ended its sixteenth episode on the 12th. Lee Gon (Lee Min-ho), who killed Lee Rim (Lee Jung-jin) and kept the emperor's calling for the first time in 26 years, later shared his daily life with Tae-eul (Kim Go-eun), who was finally reunited with him and traveled through various parallel worlds...More

[Videos] Teaser and Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/18 | Permalink

Teaser and highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/17 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

Lee Sang-yeob Attacks Women's Hearts With his Good Looks

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Actor Lee Sang-yeob is raising the stocks as one of the hottest actors today.

Lee Sang-yeob, who is drawing attention as a popular actor in charge of the start and end of the week, has been selected as a beauty model and is emerging as a hot actor in the advertising world...More

Lee Min-ho Breaks Through 28 Million Weibo Followers

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

Actor Lee Min-ho still shows off his strong Hallyu influence by becoming the 'No. 1 Korean actor' with an overwhelming number of followers on social media such as Facebook, Instagram and Weibo.

Lee Min-ho is a global top actor with the largest number of SNS followers among the Korean Weibo followers and is showing unprecedented popularity. Typically, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter reached 17.3 million, 16.6 million and 3 million, respectively, while Weibo surpassed 28.5 million as of June 16th. This is the number one record among all Korean actors...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Ends With 9.8%

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

"Good Casting" ended at the top of the ratings.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated 7.9% and 9.8% on the 16th...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/16 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

Lee Min-ho, Ji Chang-wook and Kim Soo-hyun Take a Leap Past 'Hallyu'

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

Lee Min-ho (33), Ji Chang-wook (33) and Kim Soo-hyun (32) return to the small screens after being discharged from the military. The three are the leading Korean stars in the Korean entertainment industry with a strong fan base at home and abroad. Some have already achieved painful achievements and others are about to launch a new work in anticipation, but they have something in common in that it is time for a new leap towards the 'long run' as actors beyond the name of 'Hallyu Stars'.

Lee Min-ho returned with SBS's "The King: Eternal Monarch", but struggled. The reunion with star writer Kim Eun-sook from "The Heirs" drew high expectations, but it ended bitterly amid falling ratings due to controversies surrounding the worldview, love line and excessive indirect advertising that was hard to understand...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Remains in First Place Despite Viewership Decrease

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

"Good Casting" showed a decrease in the ratings.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated 6.6% and 8.1% on the 15th...More

[HanCinema's News] Studio Dragon Stock Falls 6.1% Following the End of "The King: Eternal Monarch"

2020/06/15 | Permalink

With the end of "The King: Eternal Monarch" and "When My Love Blooms", Studio Dragon passed a major stopgap in its current distribution scheme. So it was that on June 15th, stock price for Studio Dragon plunged 6.1%. The sell-off appears to have been motivated largely be foreign investors...More

[HanCinema's News] "The King: Eternal Monarch" Finds Itself Out of Step With Current Trends

2020/06/15 | Permalink

Strategies that once seemed foolproof have taken a beating with "The King: Eternal Monarch" as the drama concluded its sixteen episode run with surprisingly week ratings of 8.1%. Many assumptions about South Korean dramas, from the interest of local audiences in fantasy settings to their willingness to endure obvious product placement and even to their affinity for certain popular stars are now much more ambiguous than they were before the drama aired...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes "Running Man" Crossover Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/12 | Permalink

New behind the scenes "Running Man" crossover photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

Hwang Jung-eum, Kim Yoo-jung and Nana, Who Is the Next Rom-com Queen?

Source | 2020/06/11 | Permalink

They are coming to dramas this summer

Hwang Jung-eum, a nonmaritalist in "To All The Guys Who Loved Me"

Kim Yoo-jung, in "Backstreet Rookie"

"Into The Ring" Nana, a life-oriented character

Actors Hwang Jung-eum, Kim Yoo-jung and Nana will come back with romantic dramas with comedy...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/11 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

"Good Casting" Choi Kang-hee and Lee Sang-yeob's Relationship Twist

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

Choi Kang-hee and Lee Sang-yeob's characters were seen on an date.

Lee Sang-yeob turned into an incarnation of jealousy in front of Choi Kang-hee while they were on a date...More

Jo Jung-suk's Tangible Magic

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

He is a 'multi-entertainer'.

Actor Jo Jung-suk hit consecutive home runs on the screen and on the music charts. The response is perfect, conveying, "As long as you don't do it yourself, you won't be able to do anything". As if he had received the blessings of the box office God, anything he touches hits the jackpot. He also earned the full rewards of running nonstop...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/06/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Ratings] "Born Again" Ends With Unfortunate Ratings in the 1% Range

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

"Born Again" ended with a sad ratings result.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Born Again" received 1.7% and 2.4% viewership on the 9th. The drama's record is 4.1% and it hasn't been able to break through 1~2% since then...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/09 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/06/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/06 | Permalink

Posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/06 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/06/05 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Korean Drama of the Week "Secret Mother"

Source | 2020/06/04 | Permalink

Korean drama of the week "Secret Mother" (2018)

Directed by Park Yong-soon, Lee Jeong-heum

Written by Hwang Ye-jin

Network: SBS

With Song Yoon-ah, Kim So-yeon, Kim Tae-woo, Song Jae-rim, Cha Hwa-yeon, Yum Ji-yoon,...

32 episodes - Sat 20:55 (4x35min Episodes per day)
Synopsis
"Secret Mother" tells the story of a surrogate mother who enters the home of the woman holding the secret to her child's death...More

Momoland's Yeonwoo Considers "If You Cheat, You Die"

Source | 2020/06/04 | Permalink

Will Momoland's Yeonwoo succeed in fully transforming herself into an actress?

MLD Entertainment announced that Yeonwoo is considering starring in "If You Cheat, You Die"...More

[HanCinema's News] Park Shin-hye Revealed to Have Not Used Stunt Double for "#ALIVE"

2020/06/04 | Permalink

On June 3rd the SBS Entertainment News program 'Access Showbiz Tonight' aired an interview with "#ALIVE" co-stars Yoo Ah-in and Park Shin-hye. Though the movie will not come out for three weeks, Lotte Entertainment is making an aggressive marketing push, hoping the zombie flick will act as a capstone for the local film market's recovery this month...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Lee Ki-woo Steals Women's Hearts With Sexy and Charismatic Fitted Suit

Source | 2020/06/03 | Permalink

Shots of Lee Ki-woo dressed in a suit were released by Neverdie Entertainment, showing a charismatic and sexy look. In particular, he shows the standard of a fitted suit by showing a perfect model fit with overwhelming proportions that do not require correction, and a solid figure that is strengthened by exercise...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch" Lee Min-ho's High Tension

Source | 2020/06/03 | Permalink

Actor Lee Min-ho shows high tension.

He posted a picture on his Instagram on the 2nd with the caption, "??"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/06/03 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

Who Will Get the Baeksang Arts Awards' Actor Prize - Kang Ha-neul, Park Seo-joon, Hyun Bin, Ju Ji-hoon and Namgoong Min

Source | 2020/06/02 | Permalink

No matter who wins the award, there is no disagreement.

It is outstanding just to just to hear their names. There is a fierce competition for the trophy. Amid heated competition, we are already curious about who will win the Best Actor award in the TV category. The media is so interested that it is considered to be the highlight of the Baeksang Arts Awards. The reason why the competition is so fierce is because all five candidates have shown reliable performances in their works to the extent that they are called 'lifetime works'. Who will smile brightly in the middle of the stage? The moment to face the result is only three days away...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Remains Undefeated at No.1

Source | 2020/06/02 | Permalink

"Good Casting" came in 1st among Monday-Tuesday dramas.

According to Nielsen Korean, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated 7.1% and 8.3%...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/06/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Comes in First Despite Standstill

Source | 2020/06/01 | Permalink

"Good Casting" came in first this Monday-Tuesday.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated 6.5% and 8%...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/06/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/06/01 | Permalink

New behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

Lee Min-ho, Kim Soo-hyun and Park Bo-gum, The Comeback of Hallyu Originators

Source | 2020/05/28 | Permalink

Lee Min-ho, Kim Soo-hyun and Park Bo-gum are coming back to dramas. As Lee Min-ho and Kim Soo-hyun are making their comeback after a long time since they were discharged from the military, attention is being paid to whether their appearance will become a relief for the recently sluggish melodrama.

Lee Min-ho from the KBS drama "Boys over Flowers", SBS's "The Heirs" and SBS's "The Legend of the Blue Sea" came back with the SBS drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" on the 17th of April. It's been three years since his discharge from the military. "The King: Eternal Monarch" is a fantasy romance in which Lee Gon, a science-type emperor of the Korean Empire who wants to close the door of a dimension, and Jeong Tae-eul, a Korean detective who wants to protect someone's life, people and love, cooperate across the two worlds...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/05/27 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/27 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/05/27 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

"The Crowned Clown" PD and "The Fiery Priest" Writer Joining Hands for "Vincenzo"

Source | 2020/05/26 | Permalink

PD Kim Hee-won-II and writer Park Jae-beom-I are coming back with a new drama.

TvN sources told YTN Star that, "PD Kim Hee-won-II and writer Park Jae-beom-I are coming back with "Vincenzo". They are in the early stages of discussion"....More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Remains in 1st Place Despite Competition

Source | 2020/05/26 | Permalink

"Good Casting" came in first among Monday-Tuesday dramas.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated 7.1% and 8.7% on the 26th...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/05/26 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/26 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/05/26 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Ratings] "Dinner Mate" Starts Off With 6.1%, "Sweet Munchies" With 1.5%

Source | 2020/05/25 | Permalink

"Dinner Mate" had a good start.

According to Nielsen Korea the first episode of the MBC drama "Dinner Mate" rated 4.8% and 6.1% on the 25th...More

[HanCinema's News] "The King: Eternal Monarch" Filming Location Revealed But Closed Down

2020/05/25 | Permalink

On May 23rd the proposal scene in the most recent episode of "The King: Eternal Monarch" gathered much attention from viewers thanks to its beautiful shooting location...More

[HanCinema's News] Cast and Crew Discuss "Dinner Mate"

2020/05/25 | Permalink

On May 25th "Dinner Mate" held a press conference. The drama was set to premiere the same day on SBS, and is based on a romantic webtoon. Actors Song Seung-heon, Seo Ji-hye, Lee Ji-hoon-I, and Son Na-eun, as well as director Ko Jae-hyeon were all in attendance...More

[Video + Photos] Highlight Video and Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/05/25 | Permalink

Highlight video and press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/05/25 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

Korean Dramas Starting Today 2020/05/25

Source | 2020/05/25 | Permalink

Korean dramas starting today 2020/05/25: "Dinner Mate" and "Sweet Munchies"...More

'Star Writers' Kim Eun-sook VS Park Ji-eun, Changed Positions in 2020

Source | 2020/05/24 | Permalink

There are some star writers whom every national actor wants to work with once. They are Kim Eun-sook and Park Ji-eun, most commonly mentioned as 'star writers'.

The two have been consistently creating hits with outstanding writing skills and the joining of stars since their debut. Their recent new works, SBS's " The King: Eternal Monarch" and tvN's "Crash Landing on You", attracted many people's attention...More

[HanCinema's News] "The King: Forever Sovereign" Continues Ratings Slump

2020/05/24 | Permalink

Over the weekend "The King: Eternal Monarch" only just barely managed to avoid hitting a new ratings low, with its eleventh episode Friday broadcast of 6.6% narrowly defeating the 6.3% ratings of the ninth episode, which aired the previous Friday. The Saturday episode had similarly weak improvement, improving from 7.8% to 8.1% relative to the previous week...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/05/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[HanCinema's News] Past Comments Render Lee Yeon-hee's Surprise Marriage Less Surprising

2020/05/22 | Permalink

On the most recent episode of the SBS entertainment news program 'E-news Exclusive' the program revealed old footage of Lee Yeon-hee from variety shows that have shed some light on her sudden marriage announcement. Though Lee Yeon-hee is getting married on June 2nd she had not prior to this announcement even been known to have a serious boyfriend...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/05/22 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/22 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

"Dinner Mate" From Ye Ji-won to Kim Young-chul-I, The Supporting Cast Show Fun Synergy

Source | 2020/05/21 | Permalink

The masters of supporting roles are teasing some tremendous fun.

The new Monday-Tuesday drama "Dinner Mate" on MBC is about two men and women who have deteriorated their feelings of love, sharing dinner together, showcasing a delicious one-meal romance that makes them fall in love with each other's charms...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/21 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Jang Dong-yoon's Hard Boiled Youth Noir "Run Boy Run" to Be Released on the 28th of May

Source | 2020/05/20 | Permalink

"Run Boy Run" starring Jang Dong-yoon confirmed its release date to May 28th and released a special poster as well as some stills. "Run Boy Run" is about Do-won (Jang Dong-yoon), who used to be a rising sprinter, transferring schools after an injury, meeting his childhood best friend Jin-soo (Seo Byuk-joon) and getting involved in unexpected cases. This hard-boiled youth noir is about the growth of youths...More

Choi Jin-hyuk Considers "Zombie Detective"

Source | 2020/05/20 | Permalink

Actor Choi Jin-hyuk is considering "Zombie Detective".

It has come to the attention of TV Daily that Choi Jin-hyuk is reviewing an offer for a new KBS 2TV drama called "Zombie Detective". No decisions have been made, but it's one of the many offer's he's considering...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/20 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/05/20 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/05/20 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" and "Born Again" Both Drop in Percentage

Source | 2020/05/19 | Permalink

The viewership for Monday-Tuesday dramas has dropped.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated 7.4% and 8.8%...More

Romantic Comedies and Mellows Not Meeting Expectations

Source | 2020/05/18 | Permalink

"A prince on a white horse isn't a thing now"

"What kind of a female prime minister these days dreams of becoming the empress through marriage?"

These are some of the comments in the online community gallery of "The King: Eternal Monarch". Many have expressed dissatisfaction with the way female characters in the drama seem to depend on men...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Shows Decrease, Remains in 1st Place

Source | 2020/05/18 | Permalink

"Good Casting" came in 1st between Monday-Tuesday dramas.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated 7.6% and 9.1% on the 18th...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/05/18 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/05/18 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/15 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Actress Seo Yi-sook From "The World of the Married" Stars in Upcoming Dramas "Startup" and "Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol"

Source | 2020/05/14 | Permalink

Seo Yi-sook, who appears as Chairman Choi's wife in "The World of the Married" is continuing her hard work.

Seo Yi-sook's management, Quintum ENM, got on the phone with Top Star news and said, "Seo Yi-sook is currently in the making of the drama "Startup" and is looking forward to the making of "Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol"...More

[Ratings] "Hospital Playlist" Rates 12.7%... "Fix You" Drops

Source | 2020/05/14 | Permalink

"Hospital Playlist" has total control of Thursdays while "Fix You" is heading down.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Fix You" rated...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/05/14 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/05/14 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/05/13 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

The Reason Why Go Joon's First Romantic Comedy, "Oh My Baby" is Highly Anticipated

Source | 2020/05/12 | Permalink

Actor Go Joon is attempting at becoming a 'rom-com king'.

Go Joon stars in the new tvN drama "Oh My Baby" as Han I-sang, a warm-hearted, but impregnable, celibate photographer who doesn't want to get married. Han I-sang doesn't care about the eyes around him and lives a YOLO life, enjoying his single living. Go Joon is raising expectations for Han I-sang, ranging from romantic eyes to masculinity and reliable physical strength...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Drops Two Episodes in a Row

Source | 2020/05/12 | Permalink

"Good Casting" dropped in viewership two episodes in a row.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/12 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

From Jeon Mi-do to Han So-hee, the Baeksang Arts Awards Release Nominations List for Best Newcomer

Source | 2020/05/11 | Permalink

Candidates for the 56th Baeksang Arts Awards have been unveiled. Among them, special attention is being paid to the hero of the honorable Best Newcomer of the Year award, which happens only once in an actor's life. In particular, various candidates, from Jeon Mi-do to Han So-hee, will compete for the award.

On the 8th, the secretariat of the Baeksang Arts Awards announced the final candidates for each category, who have been active in TV, film and theater for the past year...More

Ji Chang-wook and Kim Yoo-jung's "Backstreet Rookie" Holds Script Reading, Sets June 12th Premiere Date

Source | 2020/05/11 | Permalink

The new SBS Friday-Saturday drama "Backstreet Rookie" released pictures of its script reading.

"Backstreet Rookie" is a webtoon-based drama about a young woman named Jeong Saet-byeol coming to work at Choi Dae-hyeon's convenience store. It is directed by Lee Myeong-woo, who also helmed "The Fiery Priest" last year...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Down, Maintains the Lead

Source | 2020/05/11 | Permalink

"Good Casting" dropped in percentage.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated...More

Namgoong Min, Park Hae-jin and Lee Sang-yeob Devote Themselves to Non-Stop Drama Work

Source | 2020/05/11 | Permalink

At this point, 'no break' is their strategy.

Actors Namgoong Min, Park Hae-jin and Lee Sang-yeob have been working hard on dramas and are working on minimizing the gap between them and the viewers. With their diligence, they are also differentiating themselves from other lead actors who star in one or two dramas a year at most...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/05/08 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Backstreet Rookie"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/05/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/05/07 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

"Dinner Mate" Presents Song Seung-heon, Seo Ji-hye, Lee Ji-hoon-I and Son Na-eun

Source | 2020/05/06 | Permalink

The new MBC drama "Dinner Mate" begins at 9:30PM on the 25th of May.

"Dinner Mater" begins 35 minutes later than the previous "365: Repeat the Year"...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" on Top

Source | 2020/05/05 | Permalink

"Good Casting" is first in Monday-Tuesday drama.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Good Casting" rated...More

The Power of the K-Webtoon Branches Beyond TV Drama and Into Netflix and Webdrama

Source | 2020/05/05 | Permalink

Korean webtoons (K-Webtoons) are being visualized through various platforms and are being reevaluated. From a steady stream of TV dramas to Netflix's production that is definitely increasing, webdramas based on webtoons are increasing. The recent news of the production of the original webtoon drama proves this interest...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch" Lee Min-ho, an Emperor Like No Other

Source | 2020/05/05 | Permalink

Lee Min-ho from "The King: Eternal Monarch" is showing his true colors as 'the perfect emperor' and coming up with an 'emperor quotation' that lingers in the heart...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Remains in 1st Place

Source | 2020/05/04 | Permalink

"Good Casting" came 1st.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new SBS drama "Good Casting" rated...More

[Interview] "Mothers - 2020" CEO Park Tae-young, "A Story Beginning With a Family's Tragedy, Relatable and Moving"

Source | 2020/05/04 | Permalink

A warm and touching two-episode drama comes this family month of May. It is tvN drama "Mothers - 2020" starring actress Han Hye-jin.

"Mothers - 2020" is the drama version of the SBS Culture Foundation Contest Best Short Film. The story begins with a tragic accident to a family and working-mom Jeong-eun, who lives an ordinary life raising her daughter with the help of her own mother. "Mothers - 2020" is the image of the remaining people and delivers the true meaning of 'family'. "Mothers - 2020" will be broadcast on the 4th and the 5th at 9PM...More

Yook Sung-jae Enlisting for Military Service, "I Will Come Back Cooler"

Source | 2020/05/04 | Permalink

Yook Sung-jae announced his enlistment date. It's the 11th.

BTOB member Yook Sung-jae stated on his social media on the 3rd, "I thought hard about how to bring this up, but I think it's best I let my fans know in person, so here I am. You may be surprised, but I will be joining the military on the 11th of May"....More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dinner Mate"

Source | 2020/05/04 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Dinner Mate"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/05/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Korean Dramas Starting Today 2020/05/04

Source | 2020/05/04 | Permalink

 

Korean dramas starting today 2020/05/04: "Mothers - 2020" and "Mom Has an Affair"...More

[HanCinema's News] Heo Jae-ho and Yoon Seul-I Confirmed for "Backstreet Rookie"

2020/05/01 | Permalink

The full cast for the upcoming drama "Backstreet Rookie" is finally coming into focus as the drama is confirming its final cast members. "Backstreet Rookie" stars Ji Chang-wook and Kim Yoo-jung as employees at a franchise convenience store. The drama has been billed as a romantic comedy, though there is a noticeable age disparity between the two leads...More

Actor Yang Se-jong Off to Serve in the Military

Source | 2020/04/30 | Permalink

Actor Yang Se-jong is off to National Service this month.

Good People announced that he will be joining the military on the 12th of May...More

"Nobody Knows" Park Hoon, "A Well-Made Work, Proud as an Actor"

Source | 2020/04/30 | Permalink

Actor Park Hoon successfully managed to transform into the great villain Baek Sang-ho.

Park Hoon played Baek Sang-ho, chairman of the Han Life Foundation and CEO of the Millennium Hotel in the recently ended SBS drama "Nobody Knows". Although he is an unknown person, it was revealed that Baek Sang-ho was at the center of the sex murder case, revealing his tyranny and facing a disastrous end. He left the most powerful impression among the villains in recent dramas, being undefeated to Kim Seo-hyung and Ryu Deok-hwan...More

Prince Charming is Gone as Women Become the Center of Narratives

Source | 2020/04/30 | Permalink

"I will never hurt alone ever again. I've decided to kill anyone who lay hands on this man".

So far, there has been no such female character. Jo I-seo (Kim Da-mi) of JTBC's "Itaewon Class", which ended in popularity last month, rejects female characters who are forced to be pretty and obedient. Jo I-seo, who just turned 20, is active in both love and work. When someone bullies someone she likes, she approaches them and warns, 'to kill them all'...More

Jang Dong-yoon in Talks for New Drama "Joseon Exorcist"

Source | 2020/04/30 | Permalink

Jang Dong-yoon's sources agreed that he was offered a role in the new SBS drama "Joseon Exorcist" as Prince Chungnyeong.

His agency, Dongyi Company, told Donga.Com briefly, "Jang Dong-yoon has been offered a role in "Joseon Exorcist"". Regarding casting and formation, "Nothing is currently in discussion"....More

Bae Hae-sun Joins Kim Hee-sun and Joo Won in "Alice"

Source | 2020/04/29 | Permalink

Actress Bae Hae-sun is starring in the new drama "Alice", according to J Wide Company.

The sci-fi drama "Alice" is about a man and a woman who part forever through death, going beyond dimensions and meeting once again, like magic...More

Choi Kang-hee, Yoo In-young and Kim Ji-young's "Good Casting" Has the Makings of a Hit

Source | 2020/04/29 | Permalink

"Good Casting" surpassed the highest viewer rating of 14.3% in a moment, with its thrilling development that has been raging since the first episode.

The first episode of the new SBS drama "Good Casting" recorded 14.3% and 13.2%. In addition, the 20-49 aged viewer rating, a major target indicator for advertising officials, stood at 4.5%, topping the overall list, including entertainment and dramas aired on Monday...More

Kim Nam-gil Wins Best Performer Award at the Korean PD Awards

Source | 2020/04/29 | Permalink

Actor Kim Nam-gil was honored with the 9th trophy for "The Fiery Priest".

Kim Nam-gil won the 'The Best Casting Actor Award' category. The 'Korean PD Awards Ceremony' is an award ceremony hosted by the Korean PD Association and it is very meaningful to select and award producers and broadcasters who have contributed to the development of free media and social culture personally selected and awarded from the eyes of producers...More

Dramas and Reality Meet in the 'Cheating Era'

Source | 2020/04/29 | Permalink

Infidelity is everywhere. The explosive popularity of jTBC's Friday-Saturday drama "The World of the Married", which recorded a viewership of 22.9% (based on Nielsen Korea), has brought back attention to the drama's main material, 'infidelity'. In the past, infidelity was only used as provocative material, but it has recently been treated differently by creating a luxurious atmosphere. Along with that, there were a series of issues with the affairs between casts in the broadcasting industry. Rumors of infidelity by some celebrities in the past have been raised again...More

[HanCinema's News] SBS Continues Strong Performance From Last Year

2020/04/29 | Permalink

Back in February of 2019 SBS had a big hit in the form of "The Fiery Priest", a crime drama starring major star Kim Nam-gil in the title role with exceptional ratings. Ever since then SBS has been on something of a hot streak, consistently churning out dramas that don't always break records, but do have strong performances and dedicated audiences. The recently finished "Hyena" is one such drama, that has even had fans clamoring for a sequel...More

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mom Has An Affair"

Source | 2020/04/29 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Mom Has an Affair"...More

[Photo] Teaser Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/29 | Permalink

Teaser poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/29 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch", Will Kim Eun-sook Fall Like This?

Source | 2020/04/28 | Permalink

The SBS Friday – Saturday drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" is up to four episodes now. However, anachronistic lines and failure to build characters earned the drama criticism.

The disappointed responses to the drama aren't limited to just online, but viewership went from 11.4% to 9.0%...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Tops Drama Chart Despite Decrease

Source | 2020/04/28 | Permalink

"Good Casting" came in first with two digits despite a slight decrease in viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new SBS drama "Good Casting" rated...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/28 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

SBS Drama "The Nokdu Flower" Awarded Overseas

Source | 2020/04/27 | Permalink

SBS drama "The Nokdu Flower" won a bronze medal in the mini-series category at the 2020 New York Festival TV & Film Awards, according to SBS...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch", "Born Again" and "When My Love Blooms" Competing in Romance This April

Source | 2020/04/27 | Permalink

It's the fourth week of April already and various romance dramas have filled up this spring.

Guaranteed success hit-writer Kim Eun-sook's SBS "The King: Eternal Monarch", which caused a stir with just the news of Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun's collaboration, KBS "Born Again" about the fateful love between two men and women based around the subject of reincarnation, and tvN "When My Love Blooms", Lee Bo-young's comeback with Yoo Ji-tae with affectionate memories of first love, are some of the romantic dramas this spring...More

[Ratings] "Good Casting" Off to a Good Start

Source | 2020/04/27 | Permalink

"Good Casting" is off to a good start.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new SBS drama "Good Casting" rated...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/27 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/04/27

Source | 2020/04/27 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2020/04/27: "Good Casting"...More

Lee Bo-young and Choi Kang-hee Will Show the Power of Women in Their 40s

Source | 2020/04/26 | Permalink

Actresses Lee Bo-young and Choi Kang-hee return with new spring dramas. Lee Bo-young plays Ji-soo, the heroine of tvN's new weekend drama "When My Love Blooms", which premiered on the 25th, while Choi Kang-hee will meet viewers as Baek Chan-mi of SBS's new Monday-Tuesday drama "Good Casting", which will air on the 27th...More

[HanCinema's News] "The King: Eternal Monarch" Marks New Low Points for Fantasy Dramas

2020/04/26 | Permalink

"The King: Eternal Monarch" had all the makings of a major hit. The parallel worlds themed fantasy drama is the combeack feature of major star Lee Min-ho, and penned by perennial hitmaker Kim Eun-sook. And yet the drama has floundered with a weak 11.4% opening episode that dipped down to 9.7% in its fourth outing last weekend...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mom Has An Affair"

Source | 2020/04/24 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Mom Has an Affair"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/24 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Park Hoon Thanks Viewers for Following "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/04/23 | Permalink

Actor Park Hoon- played another 'life character' in "Nobody Knows".

"Nobody Knows" is a mysterious, but emotional drama about children on the edge and adults who want to protect them that poses the question 'Would my life have changed if I had met a good grown-up?' to those in this generation...More

Lee Sang-yeob Jumps Into the World of Entertainment

Source | 2020/04/23 | Permalink

Lee Sang-yeob from "Running Man" is at the prime time of his drama career.

Lee Sang-yeob, who has shown various characters, from handsome actor to dark Lee Sang-yeob who betrays his teammates for success in the TV show "Running Man", is on a roll starring in various dramas after his leap in popularity through entertainment TV shows...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun Talk About "The King: Eternal Monarch"

2020/04/23 | Permalink

The South Korean entertainment news program 'Access Showbiz Tonight' recently aired an interview featuring the stars of "The King: Eternal Monarch", Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun. "The King: Eternal Monarch" is a fantasy drama starring Lee Min-ho in his comeback role after mandatory military service. He plays the titular king, a mathematical genius who enters into this world's South Korea through a wormhole...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/23 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Yoo In-young Shares Her Thoughts on the Pre-Produced "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/22 | Permalink

A pictorial and interview of actress Yoo In-young were published in Singles.

Yoo In-young's unrivaled beauty and perfect body pulled off the '90s manish look'...More

Ahn Ji-ho, Yoon Chan-young and Yoon Jae-yong Stand Out in "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/04/22 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" ended with positive reviews and a consistent message from the first to the sixteenth episode.

"Nobody Knows" is a mystery tracking drama that tells the story of a police officer who wants to protect children who are on the edge.

The drama revealed subject consciousness by comparing the growth of children who heal through good grown-ups and Baek Sang-ho (Park Hoon), who becomes a monster through bad grown-ups. Even the line "Would my life have changed if I had met a good grown-up?" said by Baek Sang-ho when he was caught by Cha Yeong-jin (Kim Seo-hyung), delivered a heavy message to the viewers...More

Why is Kim Eun-sook's "The King: Eternal Monarch" Not Taking Off?

Source | 2020/04/22 | Permalink

It was considered one of the most anticipated works in the first half of this year, but when it finally began, unexpected criticism poured out. We're talking about "The King: Eternal Monarch", the new SBS TV Friday-Saturday drama which is written by star writer Kim Eun-sook.

SBS's "The King: Eternal Monarch" ranked third in the Content Impact Assessment Index (CPI) in the third week of April (April 13-19) released by CJ ENM and Nielsen Korea on the 22nd. The CPI index is 233.7...More

[Photos] Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/22 | Permalink

Press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Highlight Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/22 | Permalink

New stills and highlight video added for the upcoming Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/22 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Double Roles Flood the Home Screen With "The King: Eternal Monarch" and "Born Again"

Source | 2020/04/21 | Permalink

Playing double roles is trending in drama.

There is something in common among the newly introduced dramas recently. It is the fact that one actor plays two roles in SBS' "The King: Eternal Monarch" and KBS2's "Born Again". In the past, there were also many dramas featuring 1-role 2-characters, but it is refreshing that the numbers of 1-role 2-characters have increased and they play important roles in the narrative of the dramas...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Ends With 11.4%

Source | 2020/04/21 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" ended with the highest viewership yet.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" rated...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/21 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/21 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/04/21 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

Chaebol and Lawyers the Mainstream in Dramas

Source | 2020/04/20 | Permalink

Dramas have developed constantly, reflecting the times. In particular, the stories convey laughter, emotion, reversal and catharsis to people. Above all, the vicarious satisfaction that can be obtained through the main characters in dramas may be the biggest reason why people can't stop watching them.

In fact, the main character in a drama writes a success story that can be reached only by very few people and instead achieves viewers' childhood dreams. Viewers are bound to fall deeply into the story by substituting themselves for the main character in the drama...More

[Ratings] "Born Again" Starts Off With 4.1%... "Nobody Knows" Tops Charts

Source | 2020/04/20 | Permalink

"Born Again" started its first episode with 4.1%.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new KBS 2TV drama "Born Again" rated...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/20 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

Actress Lee Yoon-ji Gives Birth to 2nd Child

Source | 2020/04/20 | Permalink

Lee Yoon-ji's Instagram

Actress Lee Yoon-ji has welcomed her second child since her marriage about six years ago...More

Yoon Chan-young Reportedly Starring in the Netflix Drama "All of Us Are Dead"

Source | 2020/04/19 | Permalink

Actor Yoon Chan-young is said to be starring in the Netflix original drama "All of Us Are Dead".

According to sources, Yoon Chan-young is starring in "All of Us Are Dead" as a high school student who is isolated in a high school where a zombie virus has spread...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/19 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Kim Hye-sun Signs Exclusive Contract With Dream Stone Entertainment

Source | 2020/04/17 | Permalink

Actress Kim Hye-sun signed a contract with Dream Stone Entertainment.

Kim Hye-sun recently starred in the SBS drama "Shady Mom-in-Law" as Wang Soo-jin. She's not just reputable for modern dramas, but for sageuk as well, such as "Dae Jang Geum" and "Dong Yi". She also starred in the Chinese drama "My Male God" with actor Ji Chang-wook...More

Baek Hyun-joo Joins "The King: Eternal Monarch" as Lee Min-ho's Chief of Staff

Source | 2020/04/17 | Permalink

Actress Baek Hyun-joo is starring in the new SBS drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" as Lee Gon's (Lee Min-ho) chief assistant Mo.

Baek Hyun-joo is an active actress who starred in recent dramas such as "When the Camellia Blooms", "Nobody Knows" and "Hi Bye, Mama!"...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Min-ho Confirms That He Picked "The King: Eternal Monarch" Due to Screenwriter Kim Eun-sook

2020/04/17 | Permalink

In the final online press conference before the premiere of "The King: Eternal Monarch" Lee Min-ho confirmed what many had suspected when news first broke of his intention to play the lead role in the fantasy drama. It all came down to screenwriter Kim Eun-sook, the screenwriter to "The King: Eternal Monarch" who also wrote "The Heirs" seven years ago, and a drama which cemented Lee Min-ho's reputation as a major star...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Mom Has An Affair"

Source | 2020/04/17 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Mom Has an Affair"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/04/17

Source | 2020/04/17 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2020/04/17: "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Lee Min-ho Ready to Enthrall Fans with Much-Awaited TV Series

Source | 2020/04/17 | Permalink

Lee Min-ho (left) and Kim Go-eun

An online press event for actor Lee Min-ho's much-hyped TV series was held in Seoul on Thursday, a day ahead of its airing. Due to the coronavirus epidemic, the event went online, replacing the usual promotional junket...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch", "When My Love Blooms" and "Born Again" Bring Fresh Romance to the Home Screens This Spring

Source | 2020/04/16 | Permalink

New romance dramas such as "The King: Eternal Monarch", "When My Love Blooms" and "Born Again" are coming to viewers. With the previous romance series "I'll Visit You When the Weather Is Nice", "Meow, the Secret Boy" and "A Piece of Your Mind" posting poor ratings, attention is being paid to the performance of new dramas in the future.

JTBC's Monday-Tuesday drama "I'll Visit You When the Weather Is Nice" starring actors Park Min-young and Seo Kang-joon is as low as 2% (Nielsen Korea) since its first broadcast in February. The same is true of KBS 2TV's Wednesday-Thursday series "Meow, the Secret Boy" starring actors Kim Myung-soo and Shin Ye-eun. It started at 3.6% last month, but the latest episode aired showed 1.6% as it suffered a decline. TvN's Monday-Tuesday drama "A Piece of Your Mind" featuring actors Jung Hae-in and Chae Soo-bin, recorded a low 1% viewership, which eventually brought about the decision to end the show early from 16 to 12 episodes...More

[HanCinema's News] "The King: Eternal Monarch" to Face Unexpected Competition From "The World of the Married"

2020/04/16 | Permalink

When "The King: Eternal Monarch" was first announced, the widely anticipated return project for Lee Min-ho following the end of his mandatory military service was expected to easily dominate the spring season of dramas. The arrival of COVID-19 seemed to virtually guarantee this, as live shot dramas couldn't hope to compete with the preproduced "The King: Eternal Monarch". But "The World of the Married" is now seeding doubts to this apparent inevitability...More

[Photos] Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/16 | Permalink

Press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Preview Video Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/16 | Permalink

New stills and preview video added for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

The Fall and Rise of the Drama Kingdom

Source | 2020/04/15 | Permalink

The stagnant ground-wave drama market is stretching. As ground-wave mini-series gained momentum last year, dramas exceeding 20% in viewer ratings are appearing one after another. The three ground-wave broadcasters' Monday-Tuesday dramas, which had been temporarily suspended, have also been reorganized, giving a lot of support to the production of dramas...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" breaks through 10.5%

Source | 2020/04/14 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" broke its own record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" on the 14th rated...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Teaser Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/14 | Permalink

New stills and teaser added for the upcoming Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/14 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/04/14 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

Do Sang-woo Confirms Appearance in "Backstreet Rookie"

Source | 2020/04/13 | Permalink

Actor Do Sang-woo is starring in the new SBS drama "Backstreet Rookie".

"Backstreet Rookie" is a webtoon-based drama about young woman named Jeong Saet-byeol coming to work at Choi Dae-hyeon's convenience store...More

Kim Min-jae-I Confirms Main Role Alongside Park Eun-bin in "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/04/13 | Permalink

Actor Kim Min-jae-I is starring in "Do You Like Brahms", a new SBS drama.

"Do You Like Brahms" is about elite music students and the people around them looking for true happiness...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Sets a New Record... 9.9%

Source | 2020/04/13 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" set a new record and came in first of the Monday / Tuesday time frame.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" rated...More

Grand Prize Winners Lee Bo-young, Kim Soo-hyun and Cho Seung-woo Return to TvN Dramas

Source | 2020/04/13 | Permalink

Grand Prize winners are coming back with dramas.

Actors Lee Bo-young, Kim Soo-hyun and Cho Seung-woo are looking forward to tvN dramas...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/13 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

Lee Bo-young and Kim Hee-sun Return With Different Stories

Source | 2020/04/13 | Permalink

Actors Lee Bo-young and Kim Hee-sun are coming back with different stories. They return to drama after two years, preparing to meet with viewers through new stories and roles...More

[HanCinema's News] Expectations Run High for Latest Drama From Screenwriter Kim Eun-sook

2020/04/10 | Permalink

While the South Korean drama industry is generally dominated by star actors, screenwriter Kim Eun-sook has made a powerful reputation for herself over the years as a major hitmaker when it comes to her scripts. Over the past sixteen years ten dramas penned by Kim Eun-sook have earned at least 19% in the ratings. "The King: Eternal Monarch" is expected to add to those ranks when it's released next week...More

[Photos + Video] New Stills and Trailer Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/10 | Permalink

New stills and trailer added for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/10 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Ratings] "Meow, The Secret Boy", Nonexistent at 1%

Source | 2020/04/09 | Permalink

"Meow, the Secret Boy" is not doing very well.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Meow, the Secret Boy" rated...More

From Kim Hye-soo to Kim Hye-jun to Moon Jung-hee, Women Who Don't Take Things Lying Down Are Emerging

Source | 2020/04/09 | Permalink

These women don't put up with the 'evil' that dawns on them.

The emergence of female characters who do not hesitate to commit misdeeds in the name of self-protection is making viewers at home feel better. Self-reliant women's characters are in fashion and new women characters who are relentless in removing those in their way are dominating dramas...More

[HanCinema's News] "The King: Eternal Monarch" the Latest Drama to Delve into Alternate Royal Timelines

2020/04/09 | Permalink

While "The King: Eternal Monarch" already seems destined to be a major hit just due to its cast and crew, the eccentric premise of the drama is also a major point of interest. Much of the story takes place in a mirror image of Earth, with the titular King, played by Lee Min-ho, the ruler of an alternate Korea that still has a monarchical form of government. But this worldbuilding element is more common than one might expect, especially among popular dramas...More

[Photos] New Photos Added for the Korean Drama "Wanna Taste"

Source | 2020/04/09 | Permalink

New photos added for the Korean drama "Wanna Taste"...More

Ahn Si-ha in "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/08 | Permalink

Actress Ahn Si-ha is starring in "The King: Eternal Monarch".

SBS drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" is a fantasy romance drama in which a deity has unleashed a demon unto the world of humans, and that demon has opened the door to a parallel world...More

Kang Hong-suk, a Detective in "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/08 | Permalink

Musical actor Kang Hong-suk is starring in "The King: Eternal Monarch".

SBS drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" is a fantasy romance drama in which a deity has unleashed a demon unto the world of humans, and that demon has opened the door to a parallel world...More

Han So-hee's Tattoo, "No Definite Answer to Right Or Wrong"

Source | 2020/04/08 | Permalink

Actress Han So-hee is being put in the spotlight for an old picture and a friend of hers said the picture is from when she used to be a model.

The same person stated that attention is being drawn on Han So-hee naturally as the drama "The World of the Married" is drawing attention...More

Jin Ki-joo Positively Reviewing Offer for "Oh! Samkwang Villa"

Source | 2020/04/08 | Permalink

Actress Jin Ki-joo is considering the KBS 2TV drama "Oh! Samkwang Villa"...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch" Releases Behind the Scenes Stills of Lee Min-ho, Kim Go-eun and More

Source | 2020/04/08 | Permalink

The new SBS drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" released B-cuts of the actors on-set of the drama "The King: Eternal Monarch".

"The King: Eternal Monarch" is a fantasy romance drama in which a deity has unleashed a demon unto the world of humans, and that demon has opened the door to a parallel world. It is written by star writer Kim Eun-sook who also wrote "Secret Garden", "Descendants of the Sun", "Goblin" and "Mr. Sunshine"...More

Lee Seung-gi and Choi Jin-hyuk in Talks for tvN's "Mouse"

Source | 2020/04/08 | Permalink

Actor and singer Lee Seung-gi and actor Choi Jin-hyuk have been picked to star in the new tvN drama "Mouse".

Sources say they are considering their offers for "Mouse". These two actors have once starred in the 2013 MBC drama "Gu Family Book"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/08 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Tops the Charts, "How to Buy a Friend" Drops to 1%

Source | 2020/04/07 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" tops Monday / Tuesday dramas.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" rated...More

So Ji-sub and Cho Eun-jung Officially Married

Source | 2020/04/07 | Permalink

Actor So Ji-sub and former announcer Cho Eun-jung have registered themselves married.

51K made an official announcement on the 7th saying, "We have a great announcement to make. So Ji-sub has met his lifelong partner and has gotten married. They acknowledged their relationship in 2019 and based on their love and trust for each other, they've decided to register themselves married on the 7th of April"...More

Han Sunhwa Joins "Backstreet Rookie" as Ji Chang-wook's Girlfriend

Source | 2020/04/07 | Permalink

Han Sunhwa has been cast for the SBS drama "Backstreet Rookie".

"Backstreet Rookie" is a webtoon-based drama about young woman named Jeong Saet-byeol coming to work at Choi Dae-hyeon's convenience store...More

[Photos] New Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/07 | Permalink

New photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

[Video] Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/04/07 | Permalink

Teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

[Ratings] "How to Buy a Friend" Starts Off Last With 2.7%

Source | 2020/04/06 | Permalink

"How to Buy a Friend" started off last.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama 'How to Buy a Friend" rated...More

From Yoo Seung-ho to Park Bo-gum and Yoona, the 90s-Born Are Coming

Source | 2020/04/06 | Permalink

The book titled "The 90s Born Are Coming" created a sensation. Those born in 1990 began to enter society and the way they understand and co-exist emerged as a hot topic. The same is true of the entertainment industry. The number of '90s actors who cry and make viewers laugh in the small screen continues to increase dramatically...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/04 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

[Video] Trailer Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/04/03 | Permalink

Trailer released for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/03 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

Lee Ki-woo Signs Exclusive Model Contract With Prum Wellness

Source | 2020/04/02 | Permalink

Actor Lee Ki-woo represents the face of Prum Wellness now. His physique, exercising habits and self management allowed a healthy image to form and synergize with a health supplement brand.

Prum Wellness announced that it signed Lee Ki-woo as its model on the 1st...More

Jeon So-min Halts Activities, Agency Clarifies It's Not Due to COVID-19

Source | 2020/04/02 | Permalink

Actress Jeon So-min has decided to take a short break.

Entertainment I AM announced on the 2nd that she will be taking a break from activities because she's not feeling well, but that it's not COVID-19...More

[Ratings] "Meow, the Secret Boy" Drops Again... "Find Me in Your Memory" 4%

Source | 2020/04/02 | Permalink

"Meow, the Secret Boy" dropped again to 1%.

According to Nielsen Korea, the last two episodes of "Meow, the Secret Boy" rated...More

Seo Yi-sook, Cha Chung-hwa and Hwang Young-hee Are Scene Stealers for a Reason

Source | 2020/04/02 | Permalink

There are three 'scene stealers' who boast more attractive acting skills than the main characters. Seo Yi-sook, Cha Chung-hwa and Hwang Young-hee, dubbed 'scene stealers', are some examples, as they keep the flow of the drama going smoothly, but don't miss out on the fun of the show...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch" Releases Stills of Lee Min-ho and Jung Eun-chae

Source | 2020/04/01 | Permalink

The new SBS drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" is becoming greater in the power battle...More

Dramas Arriving in April, From "The King: Eternal Monarch" to "When My Love Blooms"

Source | 2020/04/01 | Permalink

The Golden Line-up for April is set and ready to comfort those who are staying at home.

Social distancing is being practiced in the aftermath of the COVID-19. Spring has come, but the days go by without a moment to enjoy the warm weather. Many people have been 'staying home' and watching not just the TV, but Netflix, YouTube and other media platforms. Hence, each of these platforms have prepared themselves for spring in various ways. The increase of people staying home can be checked as they are replaying popular dramas from the past as well as the latest ones...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/04/01 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

Woo Hyun Confirms Appearance in "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/03/31 | Permalink

Actor Woo Hyun is starring in "Good Casting" as Myeong Gye-cheol.

"Good Casting" is a comedy drama about an undercover agent selected in the worst-case scenario and a spying mission by upcoming Korean superwomen to investigate corruption involving the nation's largest conglomerate's technology leaks. It is helmed by director Choi Yeong-hoon...More

Kim Seo-hyung Shows Endless Appeal in Behind the Scenes Photos from "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/03/31 | Permalink

Actress Kim Seo-hyung is captivating viewers with her master-like acting skills in the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" and behind-the-scene cuts of her three different colors were released...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch" Casting Controversy Smoothed Over

Source | 2020/03/31 | Permalink

Sources from "The King: Eternal Monarch" denied rumors about a casting dispute.

The new SBS drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" explained that the actor mentioned in this 'casting power trip' was cast for the role of a detective in October of 2019, but after an alteration, the character's age went up, hence, the fall through of the casting...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Stays Put in 1st Place

Source | 2020/03/31 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" came in first place.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" rated 7% (Ep.1 part 1) and 9.6% (Ep.1 part 2)...More

Dramas Drop the Traditional Femininity of Candy-Type Characters

Source | 2020/03/31 | Permalink

The number of dramas with women in the main role is increasing. It's not just about being the main character. The cliché that female characters had has been torn down, as they appear as characters that strive for their own success, and not for a man, and protect their own selves, instead of being protected by a man. Analysts say that human-centered narratives are pushing away the gender dichotomous structure of women and men...More

[Videos] Teasers Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/03/31 | Permalink

Teasers released for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Park Eun-bin Confirms College Student Role in "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/03/30 | Permalink

Actress Park Eun-bin is starring in "Do You Like Brahms" as Chae Song-ah, a music student.

"Do You Like Brahms" is a new SBS drama about elite music students and the people around them. It is led by PD Jo Young-min and written by Ryoo Bo-ri...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Decreases in Viewership

Source | 2020/03/30 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" decreased in percentage.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" rated 9.0%...More

Grand Prize Actors Lee Bo-young, Kim Hee-ae and Song Seung-heon Are Coming

Source | 2020/03/30 | Permalink

They are coming.

For an actor, winning the grand prize is an honor everyone dreams of. This is because it is an honor for being the best actor with not only their acting skills, but also a box office hit. Actors who win the grand prize have long established themselves as 'trusted actors'. A star-studded lineup is on its way and exciting viewers...More

[Ratings] "Meow, the Secret Boy" Drops to 1%

Source | 2020/03/26 | Permalink

"Meow, the Secret Boy" dropped to 1%.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new KBS 2TV drama "Meow, the Secret Boy" rated...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch" Lee Min-ho and Woo Do-hwan's Thrilling Royal Bromance

Source | 2020/03/26 | Permalink

Some bromance is expected of Lee Min-ho and Woo Do-hwan in "The King: Eternal Monarch".

The new SBS drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" is a fantasy romance drama in which a deity has unleashed a demon unto the world of humans, and that demon has opened the door to a parallel world. It is written by Kim Eun-sook, the star writer responsible for "Secret Garden" and "Descendants of the Sun" as well as "Goblin"...More

Romance and Fantasy Dramas Fill the Home Screen This Spring

Source | 2020/03/25 | Permalink

While the aftermath of COVID-19 has affected the broadcasting and cultural circles, broadcasters are looking to rebound by releasing new dramas starting this spring. Above all, ground-wave broadcasters, which temporarily suspended Monday-Tuesday dramas due to the worsening business conditions, will resume Monday-Tuesday dramas, igniting competition. On the general programming channels, a new drama will be launched in a new time zone, which will make it more competitive, and even cable channels, that have slowed down, will be able to find a variety of materials for viewers...More

Sung Hoon, "Kim So-eun Was Pretty Even at Night"

Source | 2020/03/25 | Permalink

Actor Sung-hoon mentioned Kim So-eun.

He was interviewed on the SBS TV show "Celebrity News At Night" for the drama "Are We In Love?"...More

[Ratings] "Meow, The Secret Boy" Starts Off With 3.6%

Source | 2020/03/25 | Permalink

"Meow, the Secret Boy" started with a low viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new KBS 2TV drama "Meow, the Secret Boy" rated 3.6% (Ep.1) and 2.8% (Ep.2)...More

[Photos] Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/03/25 | Permalink

Posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Lee Sung-kyung and Park Shin-hye Receive Mixed Reactions Over Church Promotional Videos

Source | 2020/03/24 | Permalink

Ever since video clips of actors Lee Sung-kyung and Park Shin-hye participating in church worship and public relations were released, Internet users are showing mixed reactions...More

Korean Dramas Take Over Netflix's Top Lists, "Kingdom - Season 2" No.1 in Several Countries

Source | 2020/03/24 | Permalink

Netflix has unveiled its 'TOP 10 of the Day' ranking, becoming an indicator of the popularity of Korean drama content in Asia.

In principle, Global OTT Netflix, which did not disclose its cumulative ratings or popularity ranking for service content, began releasing 'TOP 10 of the Day' on March 25th. The list was updated once a day by major countries, allowing Netflix users to gauge the latest trends in what content they enjoy watching...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/03/24 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

2000-Borns Are on their Way

Source | 2020/03/23 | Permalink

Some refuse to remain as child actors. It doesn't matter that they are in their teens. Actors born in the year 2000 who have become main stars in dramas and movies are coming. They have steady acting skills that are nearly as good as grown-up actors and their attitude towards acting makes them 'rising stars'...More

[Ratings] "365: Repeat the Year" Subtle Start With 4.9%

Source | 2020/03/23 | Permalink

"365: Repeat the Year" had a subtle start.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "365: Repeat the Year" rated...More

Kim Min-kyu, "Jung So-min is... an upright person"

Source | 2020/03/18 | Permalink

Kim Min-kyu appeared on a radio show and said Jung So-min is an upright person.

He appeared on the SBS Power FM "Kim Young-chul-I's Power FM" on the 17th...More

[Photos] New Kim Go-eun Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/03/18 | Permalink

New Kim Go-eun stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Kim Yong-ji to Reunite With Kim Eun-sook in "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/03/17 | Permalink

Rookie Kim Yong-ji released new profile pictures.

Kim Yong-ji is a rookie actress who's made a strong impression on viewers with her performance in "Mr. Sunshine", "WATCHER" and "The Lies Within"...More

Uhm Ki-joon Confirms Starring in "Penthouse"

Source | 2020/03/17 | Permalink

Actor Uhm Ki-joon is returning with "Penthouse", according to Sidus HQ.

Written by Kim Soon-ok, "Penthouse" is the story about a woman's desire, motherhood, and real estate success towards the entrance of high society. Uhm Ki-joon takes on the role of Shim Soo-ryeon's (Lee Ji-ah) husband, Joo Dan-te, an investment company CEO...More

Shin Sung-rok Considers Fantasy Romantic Thriller "Kairos"

Source | 2020/03/17 | Permalink

Will Shin Sung-rok choose "Kairos" the drama as his next work?

HB Entertainment announced that "Kairos" is something he's reviewing with a positive outlook...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" and "I'll Visit You When the Weather Is Nice" Show Decrease

Source | 2020/03/17 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" showed a decrease in viewing percentage.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" rated 7.6% and 9.1%...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Eun-sook Comes Back With "The King: Eternal Monarch"

2020/03/17 | Permalink

With a start date set for sometime in April, "The King: Eternal Monarch" has thrust famed screenwriter Kim Eun-sook back into the public eye. The acclaimed screenwriter best known for her work on "Goblin" is now drawing a new fantasy world with "The King: Eternal Monarch", the details of which are only just now coming more clearly into focus...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/03/17 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

"The King: Eternal Monarch" Lee Min-ho's Perfect Emperor Visuals

Source | 2020/03/16 | Permalink

The new SBS drama "The King: Eternal Monarch" released pictures of Lee Min-ho as Lee Gon, the emperor of the Republic of Korea.

Starting in April, "The King: Eternal Monarch" is a fantasy romance drama in which a deity has unleashed a demon unto the world of humans, and that demon has opened the door to a parallel world. Lee Gon and a detective named Jeong Tae-eul join hands to close the doors and to protect the lives of the people and the ones they love. It is written by Kim Eun-sook, a legendary writer known for her talent in rom-coms, and directed by Baek Sang-hoon and Jung Ji-hyun...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Breaks Existing Record

Source | 2020/03/16 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" set a new record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" rated 7.5% and 9.8% on the 16th...More

[Ratings] "Beautiful Love, Wonderful Life" Reaches Ratings of 31.2% With Marriage Proposal

Source | 2020/03/15 | Permalink

"Beautiful Love, Wonderful Life" is running the 30% streak.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV weekend drama "Beautiful Love, Wonderful Life" rated 28.8% and 31.2% on the 15th...More

Shin Jae-hwi to Star in "The Good Detective"

Source | 2020/03/13 | Permalink

Shin Jae-hwi is starring in the jTBC drama "The Good Detective".

"The Good Detective" is a drama about the race between people who want to get closer to the truth and those who want to cover it up. Jo Jae-yun tackles the role of Lee Dae-cheol, a prisoner on death row for 2 murders...More

"Nobody Knows" Kim Seo-hyung's Inner Emotional Performance

Source | 2020/03/13 | Permalink

Actress Kim Seo-hyung is doing a good job in "Nobody Knows".

The SBS drama "Nobody Knows" stars Kim Seo-hyung playing her first exclusive lead role since her debut...More

Park Ho-san Picked up for "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/03/11 | Permalink

Actor Park Ho-san was picked up for "Shall We Have Dinner Together?" as a mysterious character.

The new MBC drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?" announced on the 10th that Park Ho-san will be starring in the drama...More

Shin Jae-ha Cast in "My Unfamiliar Family"

Source | 2020/03/11 | Permalink

Actor Shin Jae-ha is starring in "My Unfamiliar Family".

"My Unfamiliar Family" is a drama about misunderstandings and understanding between family and other family-like people helmed by PD Kwon Young-il and written by Kim Eun-jeong...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Achieves Highest Rating Yet With 9.5%

Source | 2020/03/10 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" has achieved its own highest ratings.

According to Nielsen Korea, the first and second parts of episode 4 of SBS's "Nobody Knows", which aired on the 10th, recorder audience ratings of 7.8% and 9.5% by national household standards...More

Son Jong-hak in "The Good Detective" with Jang Seung-jo and Oh Jung-se

Source | 2020/03/09 | Permalink

Son Jong-hak is starring in the jTBC drama "The Good Detective".

Lighthouse announced that Son Jong-hak is starring in "The Good Detective" as Moon Sang-beom, former investigative deputy of the team Kang Do-chang (Son Hyun-joo) and Yoon Sang-mi (Shin Dong-mi) are in...More

Choi Kang-hee, Yoo in-young, Kim Ji-young, Korean Charlie's Angels in "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/03/09 | Permalink

There's going to be a Korean version of "Charlie's Angels".

The SBS TV drama "Good Casting" is a comedy drama about an undercover agent selected in the worst-case scenario and a spying mission by Korean superwomen to investigate corruption involving the nation's largest conglomerate's technology leaks...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Shows Slight Increase

Source | 2020/03/09 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" came in first.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" rated 7.1% and 9.3% on the 9th...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/03/09 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Photos] First Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/03/06 | Permalink

First stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

Kim Ho-jung Joins SBS's "Hyena"

Source | 2020/03/05 | Permalink

Actress Kim Ho-jung is starring in the SBS drama "Hyena".

Her agency announced on the 4th that Kim Ho-jung will take on the role Kim Min-joo, the second daughter of Kim Byeong-hoon, a lawyer who founded Kim Byeong-hoon's legal office, the predecessor of Song & Kim and the representative of the legal company...More

Choi Won-young Joins Kim Hee-sun and Joo Won in "Alice"

Source | 2020/03/05 | Permalink

Actor Choi Won-young is starring in the drama "Alice".

"Alice" is about a man and a woman who part forever through death, going beyond dimensions and meeting once again, like magic...More

Lee Sung-kyung Talks About the End of "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/03/04 | Permalink

Actress Lee Sung-kyung expressed her feelings about the end of the drama "Dr. Romantic 2".

Lee Sung-kyung posted a picture of Doldam Hospital on her social media on the 3rd. She started her post with the words, "I've been putting this off again and again out of sadness, but I guess it's time"....More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/03/04 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

"Stove League" Kim Do-hyun, Yoon Byung-hee, Ha Do-kwon, Kim Dong-won-II and Chae Jong-hyeop, "We are all Dreams"

Source | 2020/03/03 | Permalink

The SBS drama "Stove League", which ended last month, is a 'straightforward office drama about the new captain of the lousiest baseball team, 'Dreams', preparing them for a new season. The drama ended with a viewership of 19.1% amidst popularity...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Shows a Slight Decrease in Viewership

Source | 2020/03/03 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" decreased in viewing percentage.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" rated 7.1% and 8.8%...More

Will Jun Ji-hyun star in Kim Eun-hee-I's "Jirisan"?

Source | 2020/03/03 | Permalink

Jun Ji-hyun is considering writer Kim Eun-hee-I's latest drama.

Her agency announced on the 3rd that she's looking through the offer, but hasn't decided on anything yet...More

[Photos] Live Chat Event Photos Added for the Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/03/03 | Permalink

Live chat event photos added for the Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

SBS Drama Headquarters to Go Independent in March

Source | 2020/03/02 | Permalink

SBS will be breaking away the SBS Drama Headquarters within March. This is a method of moving personnel from the drama headquarters to the SBS subsidiary The Story Works. The CEO of The Story Works is Han Jung-hwan, director of SBS Drama Headquarters.

SBS pushed for this move with the aim of launching early last year. This having fallen through, this time, it is highly likely to be discussed as a way to move the staff of the drama headquarters to The Story Works...More

Lee Chung-ah Considers Joining Namgoong Min in "Day and Night"

Source | 2020/03/02 | Permalink

Actress Lee Chung-ha is considering the drama "Day and Night".

KINGS Entertainment announced that Lee Chung-ah is considering a role in the new tvN drama "Day and Night"...More

The Trusted Actors Kim Seo-hyung and Ryu Deok-hwan of "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/03/02 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" is finally out.

The new SBS drama "Nobody Knows" is a mystery tracking drama that poses the question, 'Would my life have changed if I had met a good grown-up?' and tells the story of a police officer who wants to protect children who are on the edge...More

[Ratings] "Nobody Knows" Starts Off With 9%

Source | 2020/03/02 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" made its start in the 9% range.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Nobody Knows" that started on the 2nd rated 6.6% and 9.0%...More

Song Bo-eun Confirms Appearance in "Somehow Family"

Source | 2020/03/02 | Permalink

Actress Song Bo-eun is starring in "Somehow Family" as a flight attendant.

"Somehow Family" is the story of a married couple, Sung Dong-il and Jin Hee-kyung, who run a boarding house near the airport and live with various people who work at said airport...More

COVID-19 Causes Major Disruptions on TV

Source | 2020/03/02 | Permalink

The entertainment industry is suffering due to the COVID-19 spread. Major events have been cancelled or postponed and production in contents such as drama and TV shows is experiencing major setbacks. That doesn't mean broadcasting should come to a stop altogether, so the showbiz is anxious.

Production is vulnerable to the virus, because many people come and go on sets and many shows take place in regional areas. Still, many dramas that are being chased by time are going on with the schedule. A production that's coming out with a drama early this year said, "We had to change all the plans. We postponed all outdoor filming and are filming in the sets. Masks and hand sanitizers are being distributed on the sites and temperature checks are being made, but there are still many difficulties. We are considering editing the scripts, even. If even one person gets sick, the productions, broadcast and actors will be tremendously affected"....More

"Dr. Romantic 2" So Joo-yeon Talks About Loveline With Kim Min-jae-I

Source | 2020/03/02 | Permalink

So Joo-yeon was featured in a pictorial with fashion magazine Nylon.

The "Dr. Romantic 2" actress styled various make-up styles in white, instead of the white gown she always wears in the drama. Despite the pictorial being a different mood from what she has done so far, her understanding of the concept was very high and satisfying...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/03/02

Source | 2020/03/02 | Permalink

Korean drams starting today 2020/03/02: "Nobody Knows"...More

[New Drama] "Mother Has a Fling"

Source | 2020/02/29 | Permalink

Korean drama "Mother Has a Fling" added to HanCinema database...More

[New Drama] "Sweet Munchies"

Source | 2020/02/29 | Permalink

Korean drama "Sweet Munchies" added to HanCinema database...More

Namgoong Min Channels Baek Seung-soo on the Covers of Baseball Magazine

Source | 2020/02/28 | Permalink

Actor Namgoong Min is the first non-baseball related person to be on the covers of Dugout.

The actor is on the covers of the March issue of Dugout, a baseball culture magazine, as a result of the Baek Seung-soo craze...More

Jung Il-woo Confirms Role in "Sweet Munchies"

Source | 2020/02/28 | Permalink

Actor Jung Il-woo is starring in a new drama called "Sweet Munchies" (writer Park Seung-hye, PD Song Ji-won) as Park Jin-seong.

Park Jin-seong is the sexy chef of a midnight restaurant. He is good looking with a good physique and loves cooking, making him the 'sexy cooking man'. He is even more attractive because he has a secret no one knows about. Jung Il-woo is apparently changing his looks and using detailed props to look like Park Jin-seong...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"

Source | 2020/02/28 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "The King: Eternal Monarch"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/28 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

Ju Ji-hoon Considers "Silence" Among Many Offers

Source | 2020/02/28 | Permalink

Actor Ju Ji-hoon is thinking about joining the film "Silence".

A media reported that Ju Ji-hoon confirmed a role in "Silence". KeyEast then stated, ""Silence" is one of the couple of works he's considering"....More

"Nobody Knows" Kim Seo-hyung Is Eye-Catching in White Off-Shoulder

Source | 2020/02/27 | Permalink

Actress Kim Seo-hyung attended the premiere of the new SBS drama "Nobody Knows" on the 26th.

PD Lee Jeong-heum, and cast members Kim Seo-hyung, Ryu Deok-hwan, Park Hoon and Ahn Ji-ho were present at the event...More

Jin Kyung Shines in "Dr. Romantic 2" and "Beasts Clawing at Straws"

Source | 2020/02/27 | Permalink

Actress Jin Kyung is spreading out her wings in drama and film. The charismatic actress has made impressive performances in various works, but she's different in drama and film.

She played the role of chief nurse Oh Myeong-sim in the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2". Oh Myeong-sim is a caring mother-figure who couldn't care less about position and status when it comes to giving advice and telling hard truths. Her soft charisma clearly helped to increase the quality of the drama...More

Hyun Jyu-ni Becomes the Protagonist of Daily Drama "Mother Has a Fling"

Source | 2020/02/27 | Permalink

Actress Hyun Jyu-ni is starring in the new SBS drama "Mother Has a Fling".

Ramah Entertainment announced Hyun Jyu-ni is back with a new drama as the lead for the first time in her career...More

[Ratings] "Forest" Ranks 1st Among Wednesday - Thursday Dramas With a 5% Range

Source | 2020/02/26 | Permalink

"Forest" ranked No.1 among Wednesday - Thursday dramas, with a rating of about 5%.

According to Nielsen Korea, episodes 17 and 18 of the KBS 2TV drama "Forest" recorded nationwide ratings of 5.2% and 5.8% respectively...More

[HanCinema's News] "Dr. Romantic 2" Reward Vacation Scaled Back Due to COVID-19

2020/02/26 | Permalink

Following the successful conclusion of "Dr. Romantic 2" the cast and crew had been set to depart for a reward vacation on February 27th. The vacation was to last four days and three nights. However, concerns regarding the COVID-19 outbreak have scaled back this reward vacation...More

[HanCinema's News] "Penthouse" Script Reading Delayed Owing to COVID-19

2020/02/26 | Permalink

The major upcoming summer drama "Penthouse" is now officially behind schedule. The drama production announced that though the first script reading had been planned for February 25th it had to be pushed back to March due to concerns about COVID-19...More

[Video + Photos] Highlight Video and Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/26 | Permalink

Highlight video and press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/26 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

Kim Si-eun-II Confirms Casting in "Nobody Knows" as Kim Seo-hyung's Friend

Source | 2020/02/26 | Permalink

Actress Kim Si-eun-II is starring in the new SBS drama "Nobody Knows" and Choi Soo-jeong.

"Nobody Knows" is a mystery tracking drama that poses the question, 'Would my life have changed if I had met a good grown-up?' and tells the story of a police officer who wants to protect children who are on the edge. It is led by Kim Seo-hyung, who caused a sensation with "SKY Castle"...More

Kim Soon-ok's "Penthouse" Puts Off Script Reading Amidst Coronavirus Crisis

Source | 2020/02/26 | Permalink

The showbiz is also in a 'Coronavirus crisis'.

While the COVID-19 has put everyone on high alert, the broadcasting industry has also suffered a hard hit. Various events are being cancelled and even script readings, where actors gather together to mark the start of a drama, are being postponed. These are all in attempt to stop the spreading of the COVID-19...More

"Dr. Romantic 2" Ends With Mention of Koi's Law, Is Season 3 on the Way?

Source | 2020/02/26 | Permalink

'Koi's Law' is the subtitle for the final episode of "Dr. Romantic 2".

The final episode of the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" broadcast on the 25th. Bae Moon-jeong's (Shin Dong-wook) father (Jung Bo-suk), paid a visit...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Ends With a Record-Breaking 27.1%

Source | 2020/02/25 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" has topped its own highest ratings and reached a successful conclusion.

According to Nielsen Korea, the three parts of episode 16 of SBS's "Dr. Romantic 2" (writer Kang Eun-kyeong, PD Yoo In-sik) rated 21.1%, 25.4% and 27.1%...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Hye-eun Reprises "Dr. Romantic" Role in "Dr. Romantic 2"

2020/02/25 | Permalink

As "Dr. Romantic 2" finished its extremely strong run on South Korean television, one surprise figure returned to the drama unannounced. Kim Hye-eun, who appeared in "Dr. Romantic" as Sin Hyeon-jeong, popped up in the drama's final stretch...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/25 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

Home Theater to Seek Expansion into Solid Worldviews

Source | 2020/02/24 | Permalink

Drama worldviews have become diverse and solid, and expansion based on this is in process.

TvN's "The Cursed" is a supernatural thriller with an original worldview combined with a curse that harms humans and an indigenous Korean belief. Director Yeon Sang-ho tackles the screenplay of "The Cursed" and expresses he would like to continue the worldview and turn it into a season-drama or a movie...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/24 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[New Drama] "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/02/22 | Permalink

Korean drama "Do You Like Brahms" added to HanCinema database...More

[HanCinema's News] Ko Kyu-pil Confirmed for "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

2020/02/21 | Permalink

The agency representing Ko Kyu-pil has confirmed that the actor will be appearing in the upcoming drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?", following "365: One Year Against Destiny" sometime in May...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/21 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Ratings] "Mister Trot" Breaks Through 30% While "Forest" and "Maknam Square" Fall

Source | 2020/02/20 | Permalink

"Forest" and "Maknam Square" are on standstill because of "Mister Trot".

According to Nielsen Korea, the TV Chosun show "Mister Trot" rated 26.591% and 30.407%...More

Girl Crush Leaders on Their Way

Source | 2020/02/20 | Permalink

Women leaders are on their way; Kim Hye-soo from the SBS drama "Hyena" and Kim Seo-hyung from "Nobody Knows", which begin on the 20th of February and March 2nd respectively. They have finally managed to take sole leadership of their own dramas, and it is predicted that their leadership will naturally be compared to those of Han Suk-kyu from "Dr. Romantic 2" and Namgoong Min from "Stove League"...More

[Ratings] "Forest" Drops to 6.2%

Source | 2020/02/19 | Permalink

"Forest" declined in viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Forest" rated 5.5% and 6.2%...More

From Kim Eun-sook to Noh Hee-kyeong, Star Writers Are Making a Comeback

Source | 2020/02/19 | Permalink

There's a reason why the drama line-up for 2020 is so highly anticipated. It's because star writers are coming back. Romance master Kim Eun-sook, human master Noh Hee-kyeong and other writers of different genres are coming back this 2020...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/19 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

"Nobody Knows" Releases Special Webtoon Ahead of TV Premiere

Source | 2020/02/18 | Permalink

SBS drama "Nobody Knows" is coming up on the 2nd of March, and a special webtoon has been released prior to the drama.

Kakao Page revealed a webtoon of "Nobody Knows" which depicts the story of the main character Cha Yeong-jin (Kim Seo-hyung) and why she decided to become a cop...More

Theater Actors Who Made It Big With Drama

Source | 2020/02/18 | Permalink

There are actors who stand out and look familiar in dramas. That means they must be a 'star from Daehakno' (Daehakno is an area in Seoul associated with culture). Numerous theater actors have taken to dramas recently.

SBS's "Stove League" and tvN's "Crash Landing on You", which ended with 19.1% and 21.7% respectively, are some good examples of these dramas. Kim Do-hyun, Kim Soo-jin-IV and Kim Ki-moo from the baseball operations team in "Stove League" used their experience in theater as a stepping stone. Yang Kyung-won in the role of Pyo Chi-soo and Cha Chung-hwa in the role of hairdresser Yang Ok-geum from "Crash Landing on You" are also theater actors...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Unmatched at 23.4%

Source | 2020/02/18 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" breaks the record three times in a row.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 19.3% and 23.4% on the 18th...More

[HanCinema's News] "Dr. Romantic 2" to End on February 27th

2020/02/18 | Permalink

According to news reports "Dr. Romantic 2" will end on February 27th. Though this was the previously assumed date for the drama's completion, it had not been confirmed due to the possibility of the drama being preempted or extended...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/02/18 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Kim Min-jae-I and Park Eun-min in Talks for "Do You Like Brahms"

Source | 2020/02/17 | Permalink

Actors Kim Min-jae-I and Park Eun-bin are considering "Do You Like Brahms".

Yam Yam Entertainment and Namoo Actors announced this fact on the 17th...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Breaks Record After Record

Source | 2020/02/17 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" set a record again.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 18% and 22.7%...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/17 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[Photo] New Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/17 | Permalink

New poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

Jung Si-ah to Star in "Lies of Lies"

Source | 2020/02/16 | Permalink

Actress Jung Si-ah is starring in the new Channel A drama "Lies of Lies".

"Lies of Lies" is a story of true love that begins with a woman's lies to become her own daughter's stepmother. Jung Si-ah takes on the role of Kang Ji-kyeong and adds to the solid line-up of Lee Yu-ri, Yeon Jung-hoon and Lee Il-hwa...More

Jo Han-sun Talks About his Rising Popularity Following "Stove League"

Source | 2020/02/16 | Permalink

Actor Jo Han-sun isn't used to his popularity yet.

The actor was a guest in the SBS Power FM "Kim Young-cheol's Power FM" on the 13th...More

"Stove League" and "Itaewon Class" Work Together

Source | 2020/02/16 | Permalink

In the past, entertainment TV shows had control of Friday night TV. However, there is a change coming, and the reason for that is behind the leap in drama content with solid stories.

SBS's Friday - Saturday drama "Stove League" ended with a record breaking 19.1% and 22.1% on the 14th...More

Reporter-Turned-Interpreter Uneasy with New-Found Fame

Source | 2020/02/16 | Permalink

Interpreter Ahn Hyun-mo has become a celebrity after doing an impressive job simultaneously translating the first U.S.-North Korea summit, Billboard Music Awards ceremony and other news conferences. But she says she feels a little uneasy about her sudden rise to fame...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/14 | Permalink

New Seo-hyung teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/02/14 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Tae Won-seok Joins Kim Seo-hyung and Ryu Deok-hwan in "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/13 | Permalink

Tae Won-seok is starring in the new SBS drama "Nobody Knows" with Kim Seo-hyung, Ryu Deok-hwan and Park Hoon.

"Nobody Knows" is a mystery tracking drama that poses the question, 'Would my life have changed if I had met a good grown-up?' and tells the story of a police officer who wants to protect children who are on the edge...More

[Ratings] "Maknam Square" Tops the Ranks, Dramas Decrease and Increase

Source | 2020/02/13 | Permalink

"Maknam Square" is the highest ranking TV show on Thursday.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS TV show "Tasting Place" rated 5.1%, 6.0% and 7.0% on the 13th...More

[Photos] Character Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/13 | Permalink

Character posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/02/13 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Ah-reum, Yoo Min-ho and Joo-meok, the Three Hidden Talents

Source | 2020/02/12 | Permalink

If you're a fan of the dramas, you'd remember them right away. They are So Joo-yeon, Chae Jong-hyeop and Yoo Su-bin from SBS's "Dr. Romantic 2" and "Stove League", and tvN drama "Crash Landing on You". They have been getting some attention thanks to the dramas that are well over the average 15% in viewership, and bring life to the drama department.

So Joo-yeon takes on the role of a medical specialist in emergency medicine, Doctor Yoon Ah-reum in "Dr. Romantic 2". She is responsible for lifting up the mood in a dark environment and she's also in a romantic relationship with Kim Min-jae-I's role of Nurse Park Eun-tak. She's at a point where fans say watching Ah-reum is soothing...More

Lee Je-hoon, a Huge Fan of "Stove League", Makes Special Appearance in the Drama

Source | 2020/02/12 | Permalink

Actor Lee Je-hoon is making a special appearance on the final episode of the drama "Stove League".

"Stove League" is a 'straightforward office drama about the new captain of the lousiest baseball team, 'Dreams', preparing them for a new season. According to Nielsen Korea, the drama rated 18.2% in the Seoul metropolitan area, 16.8% nationwide and 19.4% in instant viewership...More

[Ratings] "Forest" Quiet, But Consistent

Source | 2020/02/12 | Permalink

"Forest" topped the drama ratings.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Forest" rated 6.1% and 7.4%...More

Park Jong-hwan Appears in "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/11 | Permalink

The drama "Dr. Romantic 2" took a new turn with actor Park Jong-hwan's appearance.

Park Jong-hwan appeared in the episode of the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" on the 10th...More

Pocheon's 'Doldam Hospital' and 'Sky Bridge' in the Limelight as Tourist Attractions

Source | 2020/02/11 | Permalink

Gyeonggi-do Pocheon, Chunhye's Natural scenery and tourist attractions are in the limelight as a background for dramas.

SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" and tvN's "Crash Landing on You" were recently all filmed in Pocheon...More

Kim Beom in Talks to Join "Tale of the Nine Tailed"

Source | 2020/02/11 | Permalink

Actor Kim Beom is considering "Tale of the Nine Tailed".

"Tale of the Nine Tailed" is an urban fantasy drama about a gumiho who settles into the city and a producer who is after it, written by Han Woo-ri and directed by Kang Sin-hyo. Kim Beom was offered the role of a gumiho named Lee Rang...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Sets a Record Again, Reaches 21.9%

Source | 2020/02/11 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" set a record once again.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 17.4% and 21.9% on the 11th...More

[Photos] New Poster and Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/11 | Permalink

New poster and stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/02/11 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Namgoong Min, Park Seo-joon and Hyun Bin, Masters of the Weekend

Source | 2020/02/10 | Permalink

Weekend nights are anticipated for the performances of masters of acting.

Namgoong Min with one more episode to go in "Stove League", Hyun Bin, who is climbing to the top with "Crash Landing on You", and Park Seo-joon, who is the latest addition to the weekend with "Itaewon Class"...More

[Cast Update] Cast Updated for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Penthouse"

Source | 2020/02/10 | Permalink

Cast updated for the upcoming Korean drama "Penthouse"...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Maintains Existing Record

Source | 2020/02/10 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" maintained its record once again on Monday.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 17.7% and 20.8% on the 10th...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/10 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[HanCinema's News] Choi Kang-hee Announces Completion of Filming for "Good Casting"

2020/02/07 | Permalink

Actress Choi Kang-hee has announced on her Instagram account that "Good Casting" has finished filming. In her post, Choi Kang-hee described herself as feeling somewhat empty, having for the first time in a long time not needing to go to the set in the morning...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/07 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/02/07 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Ryu Deok-hwan Transforms Into a Teacher in New Stills for "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/06 | Permalink

"Nobody Knows" star Ryu Deok-hwan's proven acting skills make their first appearance.

The new SBS drama "Nobody Knows" is a mystery tracking drama that poses the question, 'Would my life have changed if I had met a good grown-up?' and tells the story of a police officer who wants to protect children who are on the edge...More

Song Seung-heon's "Shall We Have Dinner Together?" on MBC in May

Source | 2020/02/06 | Permalink

"Shall We Have Dinner Together?" is coming out this May.

MBC, which is reconstructing Monday - Tuesday dramas next month, has confirmed the drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

"Dr. Romantic 2", "Hospital Playlist", "Fix You" - Medical Dramas Mean Success

Source | 2020/02/06 | Permalink

Medical dramas are a thing in 2020. The genre that has gained popularity with its unique sense of urgency and immersion hit the jackpot once again this year.

The SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" made a good start on the 6th of January. Breaking the 'follow-up jinx', it kicked off with a high viewership of 14.6% and hit the 20% mark (20.7%) on the 28th. It became the first drama to hit 20% this year and broke its record once again on the 4th of February (20.8%). The power of the drama title, actor Han Suk-kyu's existence in the drama, and Lee Sung-kyung and Ahn Hyo-seop's refreshing participation is causing the drama to follow a rising curve...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/02/06 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Will Kim Hye-soo 'Erase' "Sympathy for Lady Vengeance"?

Source | 2020/02/05 | Permalink

What would it be like to have Kim Hye-soo as Geum-ja?

Actress Kim Hye-soo is going to tackle a new version of 'Geum-ja' as Jeong Geum-ja in the SBS drama "Hyena" that begins on the 21st of February...More

[Ratings] "Forest" Gets Beat by "Mysteries of the Human Body"

Source | 2020/02/05 | Permalink

"Forest" is seeing the effect of being the only Wednesday - Thursday drama in its timeslot.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Forest" rated 6.2% and 6.9%...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/05 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/05 | Permalink

New stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Breaks Through 20% Once Again

Source | 2020/02/04 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" broke its own record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 17.7% and 20.8% on the 4th once again, setting a record...More

[Photos] Script Reading Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/02/04 | Permalink

Script reading stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/02/04 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

"Dr. Romantic 2" So Joo-yeon and Kim Min-jae-I Join the 'Any Song Challenge'

Source | 2020/02/03 | Permalink

Actors So Joo-yeon and Kim Min-jae-I are taking part in the 'any song challenge'.

So Joo-yeon posted a video on her social media with the post, "Filmed by: Joo (Yoon Bora) 'the any song challenge'"....More

Lee Ji-hoon-I Considers "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"

Source | 2020/02/03 | Permalink

Will actor Lee Ji-hoon-I star in "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"?

According to his agency, Lee Ji-hoon-I is considering a leading role in the new MBC drama "Shall We Have Dinner Together?"...More

"The Game: Towards Zero", "Tell Me What You Saw" and "The Cursed" - Clairvoyance, Memory Skills and Curse vs Demons

Source | 2020/02/03 | Permalink

This cold and wintry February, there has been a sudden gust of thriller wind. They're breaking the stereotype that 'thrillers are for summer'.

MBC drama "The Game: Towards Zero", tvN drama "The Cursed" and OCN's "Tell Me What You Saw" each deal with their own creepy killers...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" in the Lead Despite Decrease

Source | 2020/02/03 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" remained at the top of the charts.

According to Nielsen Korea, the latest episodes of the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 14.4% and 18.2%...More

[HanCinema's News] "Dr. Romantic 2" Proves Surprisingly Timely Despite Minor Differences From Predecessor

2020/02/03 | Permalink

Back in 2016 "Dr. Romantic" proved a major hit because of its unusual idealistic take on the medical profession contrasted with bureaucratic reality. Though unusual at the time, the ideas presented in "Dr. Romantic" have become more mainstream since then, with "Dr. John" of 2019 being one noticeable example of a similar tone, albeit in the context of a very different subject...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/02/03 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

"Stove League" and "Dr. Romantic 2", There's a Reason Behind the SBS Craze

Source | 2020/02/02 | Permalink

"Stove League" and "Dr. Romantic 2" are two SBS dramas that have taken the lead since the beginning of the year 2020.

"Stove League", which began in December last year, and "Dr. Romantic 2", which began on the 6th of January, each hold an average of 16.5% and 18.6%. Other than tvN's "Crash Landing on You", which holds an average of 14.6%, the two dramas are unmatched in the miniseries department...More

Webtoon Original Dramas, Clarifications Inside the Works

Source | 2020/01/30 | Permalink

Webtoons will keep trending this year. Webtoons have been favored by many producers in that they have already been verified in terms of their workability and popularity, and have a solid existing hardcore fanbase.

The first webtoon drama this year is the jTBC drama "Itaewon Class" starting on the 31st. "Itaewon Class" has recorded the highest number of paid sales and a cumulative lookup of 220,000 views among Daum webtoons...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/30 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

Yoo in-young, "I'm a Slow Talker and I'm People-shy"

Source | 2020/01/29 | Permalink

Yoo In-young was featured in a magazine.

She posed and interviewed for the February issue of the fashion magazine Harper's Bazaar. She's styling candy colored outfits with unique props for the magazine concept...More

Yang Se-jong to Make Special Appearance in "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/29 | Permalink

Yang Se-jong is coming back to Doldam Hospital.

Good People Entertainment announced that Yang Se-jong will film for a small part in "Dr. Romantic 2" on the 1st of February...More

Women Dominate the Drama World, From Kim Tae-hee to Kim Hye-soo

Source | 2020/01/29 | Permalink

The gust of female wind will become stronger this year than it was on the last.

Gong Hyo-jin (KBS 2TV's "When the Camellia Blooms"), Jang Nara (SBS's "VIP"), IU (tvN's "Hotel Del Luna"), Kim Hye-ja (jTBC's "The Light in Your Eyes") and Cho Yeo-jeong (KBS 2TV's "Woman of 9.9 Billion") are some women who starred in successful dramas last year. This year, the drama world is met with Kim Tae-hee, Kim Hye-soo, Kim Hee-sun and Choi Kang-hee...More

Baek Hyun-joo to Star in "Hi Bye, Mama!" and "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/01/28 | Permalink

Actress Baek Hyun-joo is going from the tvN drama "Hi Bye, Mama!" to the new SBS drama "Nobody Knows".

"Hi Bye, Mama!" is a fantasy drama centering around a woman named Cha Yoo-ri (Kim Tae-hee) who leaves behind a husband, Jo Kang-wha (Lee Kyu-hyung), and a child, but returns for forty nine days as a ghost. Baek Hyun-joo appears as the lunch lady of the daycare center Kang-hwa's daughter goes to...More

Kim Dasom Confirms Role in JTBC's "Did We Love?"

Source | 2020/01/28 | Permalink

Actress Kim Dasom is starring in the new jTBC drama "Did We Love?".

She takes on the role of top star actress Joo Ah-rin...More

Park Si-eun and Jin Tae-hyun Generate Curiosity With Daughter's Adoption

Source | 2020/01/28 | Permalink

Actress Park Si-eun's age is arousing curiosity.

Born in 1980, Park Si-eun is 41 years old, and her husband, Jin Tae-hyun, was born in 1981. They co-starred in the SBS drama "Pumpkin Flower" and ended up getting married in July of 2016...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Breaks Through the 20% Wall

Source | 2020/01/28 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" went over 20% in viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 16.5% and 20.7% on the 28th...More

"Dr. Romantic 2" Brings Back Han Suk-kyu

Source | 2020/01/27 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" was the first drama to open the doors to 2020 and it's currently taking over the drama industry with its high viewership. With a starting record of 14.9%, "Dr. Romantic 2" is currently a favorite with 17~19% viewership. The presence of title role actor Han Suk-kyu is also alive and well since the first drama.

Teacher Kim (Han Suk-kyu) is an oddball genius who used to be called 'God's hands' once. He earned fame as the best doctor at a university hospital in the past, but now that's behind him, and he is the chief surgeon of a small hospital in the countryside. Teacher Kim has a sense of calling when it comes to saving lives. Despite life-and-death situations, he remains calm and performs surgery like no one else can...More

The Return of the Stars, a Drama List for Early 2020

Source | 2020/01/27 | Permalink

The New Year brings new anticipated dramas; from top star comebacks to webtoon dramas to dramas with women in the lead.

The return of the stars

Kim Hye-soo and Kim Tae-hee are just some of the few...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Takes the Lead Despite Drop in Percentage

Source | 2020/01/27 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" is on a roll.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 13% and 18%...More

"Stove League" Park Eun-bin Full of Spring Vibes

Source | 2020/01/23 | Permalink

Actress Park Eun-bin gives off a bubbly spring vibe.

She stars as Lee Se-yeong, the nation's first female and youngest professional baseball team leader in the SBS drama "Stove League". The actress is featured in the February issue of Cosmopolitan...More

"Stove League" Chae Jong-hyeop's Greetings

Source | 2020/01/23 | Permalink

Chae Jong-hyeop from "Stove League" sends his New Year's greetings.

YNK Entertainment's official Instagram released behind-the-scene cuts of the actor from "Stove League". With the pre-emption of the drama on the 24th and 25th due to the Lunar New Year weekend, it was a way to show its gratitude to viewers who have been supportive of the drama...More

Popular Dramas Split Into 3 Parts

Source | 2020/01/23 | Permalink

SBS has begun splitting up an episode of the Friday / Saturday drama "Stove League" into three parts since the 17th. The baseball-themed drama broke through 10% in just four episodes and that's when the episode-splitting began. Some viewers even mock, "Just divide it into 9 innings like real baseball".

According to the industry, ground-wave broadcasters have been attempting these 'splits' since 2018. The move is aimed at securing advertising revenue, as broadcasters are suffering from deficits. Critics point out that it is virtually no different from a medium advertisement...More

[Photos] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/01/23 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/01/23 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

"Forest" and "I'll Visit You When the Weather Is Nice" Bring Healing Romance

Source | 2020/01/22 | Permalink

There are two works waiting for viewers with 'healing romance' amidst dark and tense dramas. They are KBS 2TV's "Forest" and jTBC's "I'll Visit You When the Weather Is Nice".

There have been a number of works in the first half of this year that provide a sense of tension, by tracking down serial killers and digging up social absurdities. First of all, a prophet who sees the moment before his death in "The Game: Towards Zero", in which he delves into the secrets associated with a killer 20 years ago, has a common denominator with OCN's new drama "Tell Me What You Saw", a suspense thriller that tracks a serial killer who was thought dead...More

"Stove League" and "Black Dog", More Real Than Reality

Source | 2020/01/22 | Permalink

These dramas are more realistic than real life. Fans of baseball, and part-time teachers are all saying that it's their story. They are talking about "Stove League" and "Black Dog".

"Stove League", which deals with the story of 'Dreams', the lowest ranking pro baseball team, is the talk of the town. The drama began with 5.5% in viewership, but managed to hit two digits in just two weeks. The episode on the 18th rated 16.5%, and it's headed for 20% in no time...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Sung-kyung of "Dr. Romantic 2" Grabbing Attention With Hair Stylings

2020/01/22 | Permalink

Lee Sung-kyung is one of the new faces in "Dr. Romantic 2". A young female doctor, her role is similar to the one played by Seo Hyun-jin in "Dr. Romantic". However, Lee Sung-kyung has distinguished herself in her portrayal of a rookie surgeon who suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorder and has a crippling desire to always be the best. Her hair has proven to be one means of expressing these traits...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/22 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/01/22 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Today Marks the Second Anniversary of Ha Ji-won's brother, Jeon Tae-soo's Death

Source | 2020/01/21 | Permalink

The late Jeon Tae-soo has been gone for two years today.

Widely known as Ha Ji-won's brother, Jeon Tae-soo passed away suddenly on the 21st of January in 2018 after he was known to be suffering from depression...More

Kim Hyun-joo Considers "I Am a Nurse, a Human"

Source | 2020/01/21 | Permalink

Actress Kim Hyun-joo is thinking about "I Am a Nurse, a Human".

"I Am a Nurse, a Human" tells the story of a nurse who cared for numerous patients for 21 years and 2 months at the neurosurgical intensive care unit. It looks at things from a nurse's point of view and not a doctor's...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Remains Unrivaled

Source | 2020/01/21 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" is currently top of the ranks.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 15.5% and 18.6%...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Min-jae-I Appears in Grazia Magazine

2020/01/21 | Permalink

Actor Kim Min-jae-I appeared in the recently released February issue of Grazia Korea. The singer-turned-actor is primarily in the public eye as of late due to his role in "Dr. Romantic 2", where he plays the role of a young nurse...More

Drama Writers, Trusting the Old Or Finding the New

Source | 2020/01/20 | Permalink

2020, star writers VS rookie writers; Park Ji-eun's soft landing with "Crash Landing on You", Kim Eun-hee-I's "Kingdom - Season 2" to come out in March, Kim Eun-sook with a fantasy romance drama "The King: Eternal Monarch", and "Baseball Fan" writer debuts drama with "Stove League", "Black Dog" receives favorable reviews.

"Park Ji-eun is a witty writer indeed"...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Overpowers Despite Decrease in Viewership

Source | 2020/01/20 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" ranked first place.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 14.8% and 17.6% on the 20th...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/20 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

Ahn Mi-na Returns to Drama After 5 Years, Starring in "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/01/19 | Permalink

Actress Ahn Mi-na is coming back with the new SBS drama "Nobody Knows".

"Nobody Knows" is a mystery tracking drama that poses the question, 'Would my life have changed if I had met a good grown-up?' and tells the story of a police officer who wants to protect children who are on the edge. The cast is made up of Kim Seo-hyung and Ryu Deok-hwan...More

Lee Min-ho, Lee Dong-wook and Park Seo-joon, 2020 Dramas Overflow With Top Stars

Source | 2020/01/19 | Permalink

There are over a 100 dramas a year and this has its downs for productions and ups for viewers. The keyword for this year is ' fantasy ' and ' well-made '. Top stars who are known for 'viewership guarantee' are standing in line with dramas for the year.

The fantasy vibe is stronger in dramas this year than tranquil. The most anticipated is, of course, "The King: Eternal Monarch" written by the best, Kim Eun-sook, starring Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun. "The King: Eternal Monarch" is a fantasy romance drama in which a deity has unleashed a demon unto the world of humans, and that demon has opened the door to a parallel world. The drama stands out in the way that each character has a unique set of skills...More

[HanCinema's News] "Dr. Romantic 2" Criticized for Implausibility

2020/01/17 | Permalink

Though "Dr. Romantic 2" has been enjoying powerfully strong ratings, criticism of the drama's writing relative to the first season has been seeping in. In the most recent episode a young doctor played by Lee Sung-kyung takes a pill to calm herself prior to her first surgery. She subsequently collapses in an apparent overdose...More

[HanCinema's News] Ju Ji-hoon Acknowledges Coffee Car From Ji Chang-wook

2020/01/17 | Permalink

On January 16th Kaist Entertainment posted a photo on its Instragram account regarding Ju Ji-hoon, an actor represented by the agency...More

[Photos] New Photos Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/01/17 | Permalink

New photos added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Go Ara Re-Signs With Artist Company

Source | 2020/01/16 | Permalink

Actress Go Ara re-signed with her current agency, Artist Company.

The agency says the agreement was based on deep trust and faith and promises to support the actress with everything she needs to carry on her career...More

Yoo In-young's Beautiful Moment

Source | 2020/01/16 | Permalink

Actress Yoo In-young was featured in the February issue of the fashion magazine Grazia.

Her hair shines and her skin glows in this pictorial...More

[Ratings] "Love With Flaws" Ends With a Disappointing 2.9%

Source | 2020/01/16 | Permalink

"Love With Flaws" ended with 2.9%.

According to Nielsen Korea, the MBC drama "Love With Flaws" rated 2.3% and 2.9%...More

[HanCinema's News] "Dr. Romantic 2" Expected to Address Defamation of Heroic Doctor

2020/01/16 | Permalink

While "Dr. Romantic 2" has been setting excellent ratings via the depiction of its idealistic lead character, the medical profession in the real world of South Korea has been taking a beating...More

[Photos] New Photos Added for the Korean Drama "Wanna Taste"

Source | 2020/01/16 | Permalink

New photos added for the Korean drama "Wanna Taste"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/01/16 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Lee Seung-gi Donates 100 Million Won to Sinchon Severance Hospital

Source | 2020/01/15 | Permalink

Actor Lee Seung-gi and his fan club shared some warmth.

It turns out Lee Seung-gi donated 100 million won (about $86,300) to the Shinchon Severance Hospital for the cost of rehabilitation for hospital patients. His fan alliance, AIREN, celebrated his birthday on the 13th and joined in the donation with 10 million won for patients who are undergoing rehabilitation for spinal cord injuries...More

The Rush of the '88 Born, From Park Seo-joon and Jung Hae-in to Ok Taecyeon and Kim Soo-hyun

Source | 2020/01/15 | Permalink

From Park Seo-joon to Kim Soo-hyun, actors born in the year 1988 are taking over dramas this year.

Lee Min-ho, Kim Soo-hyun and Im Si-wan had to take a leave of absence to serve their duties to the country, and there others that filled in the empty spots as 'box office guarantee actors'. They are Park Seo-joon and Jung Hae-in. These two completed their military duties at the early ages of 20 and 21 and debuted as actors. Thanks to that, they were able to focus on their careers as actors without a hiatus, taking over the top positions in the drama industry...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" on a Roller Coaster Due to Competition

Source | 2020/01/15 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" is going up and down in viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 8.8% and 10.1% on the 15th...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/15 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Sets a Record With 19.9%

Source | 2020/01/14 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" broke its own record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 15.4% and 19.9% on the 14th...More

[HanCinema's News] Han Suk-kyu's Short Running Time Annoys Fans

2020/01/14 | Permalink

One of the major factors behind the success of "Dr. Romantic" was the charismatic performance of Han Suk-kyu in the title role. While Han Suk-kyu has reprised this role as expected in "Dr. Romantic 2" the actor's short screentime in his own drama has started to puzzle fans...More

[HanCinema's News] SBS Has a Strong 2020 Opening for Dramas

2020/01/14 | Permalink

SBS, like most networks in 2019, went through a series of ups and downs. But so far in 2020 SBS has had almost entirely upshot in terms of its drama performances, as both of its late night dramas are enjoying ratings numbers upwards of 15%...More

Back to TV, Acting Veterans Are the Answer

Source | 2020/01/13 | Permalink

Has spring finally come for dramas? 2019 TV dramas faced a crisis. The plummeting viewership made broadcasting agents feel tense and they ended up getting rid of Monday dramas altogether. However, there's a drama that has been knocking on the 20% range continuously and bringing people back to watching TV.

"Dr. Romantic 2", which began on the 6th is highly popular with the viewing percentage of 18.0%. Based in the run-down background of Doldam Hospital, it tells the story of real doctors and stars Han Suk-kyu, Lee Sung-kyung and Ahn Hyo-seop...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Dominates Viewership

Source | 2020/01/13 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" has cemented its number 1 position among Monday / Tuesday dramas.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 11.3% and 17.2% on the 13th...More

[HanCinema's News] Fewer Dramas Yield Stronger Ratings

2020/01/13 | Permalink

The scaling back of drama production late last year has led to a surprising outcome. Though major networks have tried to cut back on dramas citing low ratings, recent projects have seen dramatic improvements in this area. "When the Camellia Blooms" hit ratings of 23.8% late last year...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/13 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

Kwak Dong-yeon, a Multi-Entertainer in 2020

Source | 2020/01/12 | Permalink

Actor Kwak Dong-yeon's 2020 looks bright.

He's had a busy 2019 starting with the SBS drama "My Strange Hero", in which his strong character washed away any of his existing image...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/01/10 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Kim Soo-hyun Confirms Special Appearance in "Crash Landing on You"

Source | 2020/01/09 | Permalink

Actor Kim Soo-hyun is starring in the tvN drama "Crash Landing on You", led by Hyun Bin and Son Ye-jin.

Gold Medalist announced on the 8th that Kim Soo-hyun was making a cameo appearance in "Crash Landing on You"...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Stays in the Lead Despite Drop

Source | 2020/01/09 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" came in first once again.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 6.8% and 8.3% on the 9th. The viewership dropped slightly, but that didn't affect its rank...More

Shin Eun-kyung, Oh Man-seok and Kang Tae-oh Consider "Penthouse"

Source | 2020/01/09 | Permalink

Shin Eun-kyung, Oh Man-seok and Kang Tae-oh are considering "Penthouse".

While there are no confirmations, line-up possibilities keep surfacing for the drama.

"Penthouse" is a story about a woman's desire, motherhood, and real estate success towards the entrance of high society. It is written by Kim Soon-ok and produced by Joo Dong-min from "The Last Empress"...More

Lee Jun-young to Star in "Idol Doctor"

Source | 2020/01/09 | Permalink

Singer and actor Lee Jun-young landed the 2020 miniseries "Idol Doctor".

Lee Joon-young is expected to take on the role of Yoon Tae-in...More

[HanCinema's News] "Dr. Romantic 2" Brings Back Medical Advisor

2020/01/09 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" has confirmed that for the second season, the drama has retained the services of professor Song Geum-jong of Soon Chun Hyang University as the drama's medical advisor. Song Geum-jong is also a surgeon who is attached to Cheonan Hospital, and was also hired as the medical advisor for the drama's first season...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/01/09 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Good Casting"

Source | 2020/01/08 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Good Casting"...More

"Hyena" and "Kingdom - Season 2" Are Keeping Ju Ji-hoon Busy in 2020

Source | 2020/01/08 | Permalink

Ju Ji-hoon is going to be busy in 2020.

His 2019 was a strong year. He starred in the Netflix original drama "Kingdom" and MBC drama "The Item". He also won Best Actor for the film "Dark Figure of Crime"...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Recovers Place in the 10% Range

Source | 2020/01/08 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" topped the charts.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 9.3% and 10.8% nationwide on the 8th...More

[HanCinema's News] Footage of Gong Hyo-jin Accompanying Ha Jung-woo on Awards Trip Found

2020/01/08 | Permalink

At the SBS Drama Awards Gong Hyo-jin expressed a strong distaste for connecting promises to hypothetical awards wins, citing an incident where Ha Jung-woo dragged her along on one of his promises...More

[HanCinema's News] Han Ji-min Kissed by Nephew

2020/01/08 | Permalink

On January 8th Han Ji-min caused a minor surge of interest on Instagram by posting a picture of herself being kissed affectionately by her young nephew...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/08 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

The Return of Han Suk-kyu, Kim Dong-wook and Shin Ha-kyun

Source | 2020/01/07 | Permalink

2020 has dawned. Celebrating 'The Year of the White Rat', the entertainment industry is also up for new expectations. Based on K-pop, which leads global trends, there is expectation in growth in various fields such as broadcasting, movies, dramas and performances. Also, attention is drawn to who will be the new face to shine this year and be loved by the public.

Grand Prize winners will be flocking to the home screens in early 2020. Viewers can't wait to see the unrivalled actors that stole the attention at the end-of-the-year award shows...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Hits 18% in Two Episodes

Source | 2020/01/07 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" is on a roll.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 13.2% and 18% on the 7th...More

[HanCinema's News] Han Suk-kyu Expresses Enthusiasm for "Dr. Romantic 2"

2020/01/07 | Permalink

Lead actor Han Suk-kyu for "Dr. Romantic 2" expressed enthusiasm for his latest project at a press conference for the drama, which was held on the same day as the drama's television premiere...More

[Photos] New Press Conference Photos Added for the Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/07 | Permalink

New press conference photos added for the Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

Today's Photo: January 7, 2020 [3]

Source | 2020/01/07 | Permalink

Yoon Na-moo, Kim Min-jae-I, Im Won-hee, Jin Kyung, Han Suk-kyu, Lee Sung-kyung, So Joo-yeon, Kim Joo-hun, Shin Dong-wook and Ahn Hyo-seop pose at a press junket for their new TV series "Dr. Romantic 2" in Seoul on Monday...More

Jeon Jin-oh to Star in "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/06 | Permalink

Actor Jeon Jin-oh is starring in the new SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2".

"Dr. Romantic 2" is the story of 'real doctors' set against the backdrop of a run down hospital, and the first season ended in success with a record viewership of 27.6%. The line-up includes Han Suk-kyu, Lee Sung-kyung, Ahn Hyo-seop and Jin Kyung...More

Kim Woo-bin, Kim Soo-hyun and Kang Ha-neul Are Coming Back

Source | 2020/01/06 | Permalink

Young blood is coming back this 2020 and they are Kim Woo-bin, Kim Soo-hyun and Kang Ha-neul. As they have been seeking new opportunities out of the spaces they've belonged to since their debut, they are determined to meet the new year.

Kim Woo-bin comes back after a 2 year hiatus. He marks the start with the MBC Special documentary "Humanimal". After he was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal carcinoma in 2017, he has been concentrating on recovering his health and is finally coming back with a 5-episode documentary narration of the life, death and coexistence of humans and animals...More

Kim Soo-hyun Discussing Special Appearance in "Crash Landing on You"

Source | 2020/01/06 | Permalink

Actor Kim Soo-hyun is discussing a special appearance in tvN's "Crash Landing on You", Gold Medalist Entertainment announced.

A media reported that this opportunity was sought based on Kim Soo-hyun's friendship with writer Park Ji-eun, who also wrote the SBS TV drama "My Love from the Star"...More

'The Power of Experience' Kim Hye-soo, Kim Hee-ae and Kim Seo-hyung

Source | 2020/01/06 | Permalink

Actresses with plenty of experience in acting are coming and they are Kim Hee-ae, Kim Hye-soo and Kim Seo-hyung.

Kim Hye-soo and Kim Hee-ae have stood firm in their places as actresses for a long time, and Kim Seo-hyung is now recognized as a creditable actress after a long period of no fame. They each walked down a different path, but they share a common factor, that their years of experience make them skilled actresses...More

The 2020 Golden Line-Up - "Dr. Romantic", "Kingdom" and "Secret Forest"

Source | 2020/01/06 | Permalink

Legendary dramas are coming back with second seasons.

Every broadcasting agency has a new line-up to present, and they are heightening anticipation. Meanwhile, dramas which were the most popular amongst viewers are coming back with season 2...More

[Ratings] "Dr. Romantic 2" Starts Off With 14.9%

Source | 2020/01/06 | Permalink

"Dr. Romantic 2" shows promise of success.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" rated 10.8% and 14.9%...More

[Photos] Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2020/01/06 | Permalink

Press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2020/01/06

Source | 2020/01/06 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2020/01/06: "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[Photos] Character Shots Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2020/01/04 | Permalink

Character shots added for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[New Drama] "Penthouse"

Source | 2020/01/04 | Permalink

Korean drama "Penthouse" added to HanCinema database...More

[Orion's Ramblings] Tragedy Strikes in First Teaser for "Nobody Knows"

2020/01/03 | Permalink

It has been a long wait for us to get a solid first look into "Nobody Knows", but the first teaser has been well worth the wait. Brace yourselves, because Kim Seo-hyung is coming and she takes no prisoners. We have trauma, mystery, regrets of the past haunting the present and a youth who needs protection from powers beyond their control...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2020/01/03 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Ground-Wave's 2020 Line-Up, From "Dr. Romantic 2" to "Fix You"

Source | 2020/01/02 | Permalink

The 2020 Year of the Rat has begun. The three ground-wave broadcasting stations are preparing new dramas and here is the line-up for the first half of the year...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Slows Down

Source | 2020/01/02 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" remained in first place despite a drop in viewership.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 8.1% and 9.1%. This is less than the previous episodes, which rated 9.5% and 11.6%...More

'Romantic Doctor' Han Suk-kyu, 'IMF' Shim Eun-kyung and 'Death Seeing' Ok Taecyeon

Source | 2020/01/02 | Permalink

The three who open the doors to 2020.

Han Suk-kyu, Shim Eun-kyung and Ok Taecyeon are opening the doors to the 2020 Year of the Rat. With the start of the New Year, the three ground-wave broadcasters are confidently releasing new work, and each of them will take advantage of their competitiveness to rein in the election...More

[Interview] Yook Sung-jae, "I'm Still Not Comfortable With Acting... I'll Be Doing Music Until the Day I Die"

Source | 2020/01/02 | Permalink

The January issue of fashion magazine Singles released a pictorial of Yook Sung-jae, the multi-entertainer who is coming back with the drama "Mystic Pop-Up Bar" in 2020.

This pictorial was taken in a Hanok concept with Yook Sung-jae in a traditional Hanbok and oriental patterns...More

[Video] First Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Alice"

Source | 2020/01/02 | Permalink

First teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Alice"...More

Today's Photo: January 1, 2020 [2]

Source | 2020/01/01 | Permalink

Suzy poses at SBS' year-end drama awards in Seoul on Tuesday...More

[HanCinema's News] Kim Sun-ah Leaves Strong Impression at SBS Drama Awards

2019/12/31 | Permalink

Kim Sun-ah was just one of many stars who were present at the SBS Drama Awards on December 31st. However, the lead actress for "Secret Boutique" left a strong impact on onlookers via her extremely distinctive hot pink dress...More

Winners of the 2019 SBS Drama Awards

2019/12/31 | Permalink

On New Year's Eve, Jang Nara and Shin Dong-yup presented the 2019 SBS Drama Awards. And now for the winners of the 2019 SBS Drama Awards...More

[Photos] The 2019 SBS Drama Awards - Gents on the Red Carpet

2019/12/31 | Permalink

The 2019 SBS Drama Awards - Gents on the red carpet...More

[Photos] The 2019 SBS Drama Awards - Ladies on the Red Carpet

2019/12/31 | Permalink

The 2019 SBS Drama Awards - Ladies on the red carpet...More

From Lee Sung-kyung to Jo Bo-ah, 90s-Born Actresses Step Into 2020

Source | 2019/12/30 | Permalink

The New Year is ready to meet viewers with new dramas, and actresses born in 90s with better acting skills. Based on limitless capabilities, they are raising expectations on their new and upcoming activities.

Lee Sung-kyung takes the start with the new SBS drama "Dr. Romantic 2" as Cha Eun-chae, a hard-working genius fellow from cardiothoracic surgery. She's putting on the doctor's gown once again for the first time in 4 years since the SBS drama "Doctors". As a former model, the actress has homework to do. She's appeared in several roles, but there are still differences in her acting. She says she will make a change through "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

Han Suk-Kyu, Lee Sung-min and Sung Dong-il Return With Dramas

Source | 2019/12/30 | Permalink

2020 begins with new dramas.

With the start of the New Year, a colorful genre array of dramas is set to appear on TV. Viewers have high expectations, as they can meet works led by veteran actors such as Han Suk-kyu, Lee Sung-min and Sung Dong-il, who have lengthy experience, and acting skills...More

SBS Drama "Penthouse" Courting Lee Ji-ah, Eugene, Shin Sung-rok and Bong Tae-gyu

Source | 2019/12/30 | Permalink

SBS is coming out with a new drama called "Penthouse".

According to SBS on the 27th, writer Kim Soon-ok and PD Joo Dong-min are working on a new drama called "Penthouse". It is a story about a woman's desire, motherhood, and real estate success towards the entrance of high society...More

[Video + Photos] New Teaser, Poster and Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2019/12/30 | Permalink

New teaser, poster and photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[Photo] New Teaser Poster Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2019/12/30 | Permalink

New teaser poster added for the upcoming Korean drama "Nobody Knows"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/27 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

2019's MBC Dramas, A Year of Recession

Source | 2019/12/26 | Permalink

In one word, the 2019 MBC drama journey was a 'recession'. That's because only a few dramas made it to the top box office this year.

In order to overcome the crisis, the schedules of the dramas had been changed, but it did not have much effect...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Staggers When Baek Jong-won Is Around

Source | 2019/12/26 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" can't overpower Baek Jong-won.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 8.2% and 9.7%...More

[HanCinema's News] Screenwriter Jung Hee-sun Talks About Jeon So-min of "Drama Stage 2020 - Big Data Romance"

2019/12/26 | Permalink

Following the broadcast of "Drama Stage 2020 - Big Data Romance", attention has been focused on Jeon So-min, the leading lady of the drama. Screenwriter Jung Hee-sun has described Jeon So-min in positive terms, describing their first encounter as a moment where Jeon So-min demonstrated how she perfectly typified the romantic comedy heroine...More

Today's Photo: December 26, 2019 [4]

Source | 2019/12/26 | Permalink

Girl group AOA attend SBS' year-end music awards in Seoul on Wednesday...More

Son Ye-jin, Jung Ryeo-won and Seo Hyun-jin for Box Office Queens

Source | 2019/12/25 | Permalink

Actress Gong Hyo-jin and Jang Nara followed by Son Ye-jin, Jung Ryeo-won and Seo Hyun-jin are enlivening the dark drama world.

The lineup for drama leading roles in the second half of this year drew attention early on, as it was set up with actresses who combined their unique star quality and inner workings, including Son Ye-jin, Seo Hyun-jin and Jung Ryeo-won. In particular, the performances of Gong Hyo-jin and Jang Nara were more notable. Gong proved her name again by breaking the 20% barrier with the KBS 2TV drama "When the Camellia Blooms" and Jang has generated consecutive success in SBS's "The Last Empress" and the following "VIP". The highly anticipated actresses were greenlit, winning both a pass mark for acting and a favorable reception from viewers...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Sets a Record

Source | 2019/12/25 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" set its own record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion' rated 9.9% and 11.4% on the 25th...More

Network Acting Grand Prize, From Kim Nam-gil to Gong Hyo-jin

Source | 2019/12/25 | Permalink

With the 2019 KBS Drama Awards on the 31st, the network broadcasting awards relay has begun. While this reminds us that the end of the year is nearing, it is also a festival acknowledging those who have worked hard throughout the year and focuses on who the grand prizes will be awarded to. This year, network broadcasters regained their self-esteem by reclaiming the throne of dramas, which was lost to cable and general service channels, as they sought to change the genres and production time of series.

Who will be the ones to top off the year's final festivities? The MBC Drama Awards air this 30th while SBS and KBS will hold their shows on the 31st...More

[Ratings] "VIP" Achieves Highest Ratings With Final Broadcast

Source | 2019/12/24 | Permalink

"VIP" has ended by achieving its highest ratings.

According to Nielsen Korea, the final broadcast of SBS's Monday-Tuesday drama "VIP", which aired on December 24th, rated 12.0% and 15.9% nationwide...More

SBS Drama Awards Popular Vote Open

Source | 2019/12/24 | Permalink

 

SBS Drama Awards popular vote...More

[HanCinema's News] Cast Makes Closing Remarks About "VIP"

2019/12/24 | Permalink

Ahead of the end of "VIP" the various cast members of the drama spoke out about their feelings regarding the production. The drama has been quite popular, concluding its run at over fifteen percent ratings before its final episode on Christmas Eve...More

[Photos] Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2019/12/24 | Permalink

Posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

2019 Dramas, "SKY Castle" Opens and "When the Camellia Blooms" Closes

Source | 2019/12/23 | Permalink

In 2019, the industry had a string of big-screen dramas with huge production costs. However, not all of the blockbuster dramas have been very powerful. "Arthdal Chronicles", which cost more than 50 billion won in production, didn't regenerate, despite broadcasting in three parts, and left a mark on its ego. "Vagabond", which drew attention for its 25 billion won investment plan and outstanding casting, couldn't quite cause a stir, and ended at barely a two-figure viewing percentage. The 'winners' were the ones that completely mesmerized viewers with not just bulk, but scenario, production and performance...More

[Ratings] "VIP" Sets Record With Highest Rating of 14.9%

Source | 2019/12/23 | Permalink

"VIP" set a new record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "VIP" rated 11.9% and 14.9% on the 23rd...More

[Video] SBS Drama Awards 3rd Teaser

2019/12/23 | Permalink

SBS Drama Awards 2019 3rd teaser for the December 31, 2019 ceremony to be presented by Shin Dong-yup and Jang Nara...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2019/12/23 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/23 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

[Orion's Ramblings] "Nobody Knows" Releases Heartbreaking Teaser Poster, Confirms March 2020 Premiere

2019/12/20 | Permalink

If there's one universal pain that reaches most people with a beating heart, it's the unfairness and suffering faced by the young, which is exactly what SBS's upcoming "Nobody Knows" is set to highlight. The series has released its first teaser poster, which is tragic whether taken literally or symbolically...More

[Video] SBS Drama Awards 2019 Teaser and Nominees

Source | 2019/12/20 | Permalink

SBS Drama Awards 2019 teaser and nominees for the December, 31 2019 ceremony to be presented by Shin Dong-yup and Jang Nara...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/20 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Namgoong Min, "The More Your Passion for Acting Dies, The More You Will Break Down Mentally"

Source | 2019/12/19 | Permalink

Namgoong Min, who plays Baek Seung-soo in the drama "Stove League", was featured in a pictorial.

This is his first drama in 7 months since "Doctor Prisoner" and he's been at a good 1-2 dramas a year. "Rather than resting, the time when I'm not working is harder", the actor said. "If an actor isn't acting, then he doesn't feel alive. There nothing else I'm good at or want to be good at besides acting. Acting is the source of my energy in life"....More

Kwak Si-yang in "Alice" With Kim Hee-sun and Joo Won

Source | 2019/12/19 | Permalink

The new SBS drama "Alice" lands actor Kwak Si-yang.

Starhaus Entertainment announced that Kwak Si-yang would be starring in the new drama called "Alice"...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Continues to Top the Ratings

Source | 2019/12/19 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" remained in top rank.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 8.6% and 10%...More

[Video] SBS Drama Awards 2019 Teaser

2019/12/19 | Permalink

SBS Drama Awards 2019 teaser for the December 31, 2019 ceremony...More

2019's KBS 2TV Dramas, Hit Wednesdays and Thursdays VS Poor Mondays and Tuesdays

Source | 2019/12/18 | Permalink

Which KBS 2TV drama was the most popular this year?

With less than 3 weeks left to the year 2020, we compared and analyzed the results of Korean dramas that broadcast in 2019...More

Girl Crush Queens Take Over the Home Screen

Source | 2019/12/18 | Permalink

Actresses are coming back in dramas with 'girl crush' characters.

With the New Year coming up, actresses are taking up the challenge of characters with strong personalities. They are in their 20s and 30s with creditable amount of reputation, but they have yet to cause a boom in dramas...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Sees Slightly Increased Ratings, Tops Rankings

Source | 2019/12/18 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" came in first this Wednesday.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 8.9% and 9.9%...More

[Ratings] "VIP" Sets Record at 13.9%

Source | 2019/12/17 | Permalink

"VIP" broke its own record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "VIP" rated 11.2% and 13.9% on the 17th...More

[Video + Photos] First Teaser and New Stills Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Dr. Romantic 2"

Source | 2019/12/17 | Permalink

First teaser and new stills added for the upcoming Korean drama "Dr. Romantic 2"...More

SBS Drama Awards Grand Prize - Kim Nam-gil, Jang Nara, Ji Sung or Lee Seung-gi?

Source | 2019/12/16 | Permalink

The 2019 SBS Drama Awards hosted by Shin Dong-yup and Jang Nara start at 9PM on the 31st of December. Who will be the star who will enjoy the highest honor of receiving the Daesang, or Grand Prize award for an SBS drama? SBS, which struggled against general service channels and cable, has created a series of high-profile dramas this year.

First up is Kim Nam-gil from "The Fiery Priest", which aired a total of 40 episodes from February to April this year. The drama that ended on the 20th of April is about a hot-tempered Catholic priest named Kim Hae-il (Kim Nam-gil) and a detective named Goo Dae-yeong (Kim Sung-kyun), meeting each other on a murder case. The final episode of the drama rated 22%...More

[Ratings] "VIP" Maintains 1st Place Despite "Diary of a Prosecutor" and "Black Dog" Premieres

Source | 2019/12/16 | Permalink

"VIP" stayed on top.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "VIP" rated 10.6% and 13.5%...More

[HanCinema's News] SBS Equivocates on Whether Kim Gun-mo Has Been Fired From Variety Show

2019/12/16 | Permalink

The situation regarding Kim Gun-mo's sexual assault allegation once again escalated over the weekend, as police have gotten involved and allegations that the victim is blackmailing the star have taken increased prominence. Against this backdrop, Kim Gun-mo did not appear on the variety show where he prominently appears, 'My Little Old Boy'. However, SBS has not given a clear reason as to why...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "VIP"

Source | 2019/12/16 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "VIP"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/16 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Korean Dramas Starting Today 2019/12/15 in Korea

Source | 2019/12/15 | Permalink

Korean dramas starting today 2019/12/15 in Korea: "Queen: Love and War" and "Farmer's Academy Season 2"...More

Today's Photo: December 14, 2019 [3]

Source | 2019/12/14 | Permalink

Oh Jung-se, Jo Byeong-gyu, Namgoong Min, Park Eun-bin pose at a press junket for their new TV series "Stove League" in Seoul on Friday...More

[Photos] Press Conference Photos Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/13 | Permalink

Press conference photos added for the upcoming Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Korean Drama Starting Today 2019/12/13

Source | 2019/12/13 | Permalink

Korean drama starting today 2019/12/13: "Stove League"...More

"The Nokdu Flower" Writer Jeong Hyeon-min Wins Korean Broadcasting Writers' Awards in the Drama Category

Source | 2019/12/12 | Permalink

Jeong Hyeon-min, author of the special SBS drama "The Nokdu Flower", which commemorates the 100th anniversary of the March 1st Movement and the establishment of the provisional government of Korea, won the award in the drama category of the Korean Broadcasting Writers' Awards...More

Lee Dong-wook and Jo Bo-ah Consider TvN's "Tale of the Nine Tailed"

Source | 2019/12/12 | Permalink

Will Lee Dong-wook and Jo Bo-ah star in this latest drama?

TvN told YTN Star that an offer has been made to Lee Dong-wook and Jo Bo-ah...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Competes With "Eating Plaza"

Source | 2019/12/12 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" decreased in viewing percentage.

According to Nielsen Korea, the KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 7.8% and 9.3% on the first and second part episodes on the 12th...More

[Video] Highlight Video Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/12 | Permalink

Highlight video released for the upcoming Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Namgoong Min and Han Suk-kyu Take Over SBS Dramas

Source | 2019/12/11 | Permalink

Will Namgoong Min and Han Suk-kyu re-open the gates to SBS dramas?

Two dramas are lined up in SBS for the end of the year; "Stove League" every Friday and Saturday and "Dr. Romantic 2" every Monday and Tuesday...More

Han Suk-kyu and Seo Hyun-jin's Monday - Tuesday Competition

Source | 2019/12/10 | Permalink

The best indeed, or will the student surpass the teacher?

Han Suk-kyu and Seo Hyun-jin will clash on Mondays and Tuesdays. The two showed extraordinary performances in the SBS drama "Dr. Romantic" in late 2016 and now they're meeting each other as competition after three years...More

Will "Arthdal Chronicles" and "Vagabond" Come Back With Season 2?

Source | 2019/12/10 | Permalink

Will there be a season 2 of "Arthdal Chronicles" and "Vagabond"?

Among the most anticipated works in the drama industry in 2019 are tvN's "Arthdal Chronicles" and SBS's "Vagabond". The two series, which cost about 54 billion won (~$45 million) and 25 billion won (~$21 million) each, and gathered the production team and actors dubbed box office guarantee checkmarks, gained attention even before broadcast, and have achieved their desired results. They also raised expectations, leaving room for a next season, as we were faced with an open ending...More

[Ratings] "Chief of Staff - Season 2" Ends With Successful Ratings

Source | 2019/12/10 | Permalink

"Chief of Staff - Season 2" ended with a record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the jTBC drama "Chief of Staff - Season 2" rated 5.340%...More

[Photos] New Photos and Posters Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/10 | Permalink

New photos and posters added for the upcoming Korean drama "Stove League"...More

Cho Seung-woo VS Lee Min-ho, Home Screen Big Match

Source | 2019/12/09 | Permalink

"Secret Forest 2""The King: Eternal Monarch" to begin in July next year

The drama competition for 2020 is hot and Cho Seung-woo and Lee Min-ho's dramas are about to go head to head. They are starring in the tvN drama "Secret Forest 2" and SBS's "The King: Eternal Monarch" respectively next year in July.

"Secret Forest 2" is about a loner prosecutor (Cho Seung-woo) and a righteous detective (Bae Doona) investigating a murder. The first season of the drama, "Secret Forest", was successful in 2017...More

[Ratings] "VIP" Decreases Slightly, But Is Still in the Lead

Source | 2019/12/09 | Permalink

"VIP" stayed on top of the Monday / Tuesday ranking.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "VIP" rated 9.6% and 12.2%...More

[HanCinema's News] Lee Yoo-young Discusses "I Am Home"

2019/12/09 | Permalink

On December 9th actress Lee Yoo-young appeared on the radio program 'Cinetown' to talk about her new movie "I Am Home", which appeared in South Korean theaters on November 28th. Lee Yoo-young plays the main character, a newspaper editor who moves back home to find that her home and her family's perceptions of home have changed...More

[Video + Photos] New Teaser and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/09 | Permalink

New teaser and behind the scenes images added for the upcoming Korean drama "Stove League"...More

[New Drama] "Deluxe Taxi"

Source | 2019/12/07 | Permalink

Korean drama "Deluxe Taxi" added to HanCinema database...More

[HanCinema's News] Hyun Woo Makes Guest Appearance in "Woman of 9.9 Billion"

2019/12/06 | Permalink

Following his brief role in "The Light in Your Eyes" earlier this year Hyun Woo has once again appeared in another drama in a brief, expository role...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Upcoming Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/06 | Permalink

New teaser released for the upcoming Korean drama "Stove League"...More

The 10 Best Dramas of the 2010s According to the Munhwa Ilbo

Source | 2019/12/05 | Permalink

The Republic of Korea is the 'republic of dramas'. There are 20 or more dramas airing every week and they can be seen on TV anytime. Some smile and some cry because of them. The 2010s are not an exception. Numerous dramas flickered and numerous more stars were born. The pop culture team of the Munhwa Ilbo selected the 10 best dramas that heated up the 2010-2019 period in terms of ratings, headlines and expert recommendations...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Takes the Lead

Source | 2019/12/05 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" stayed on top.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 7% and 8.5%...More

The Late Cha In-ha's Coffin to Be Carried Out on the 5th

Source | 2019/12/04 | Permalink

Content warning: The following text contains mention of suicide.

Family, close friends and agency officials will be watching the send-off.

The late Cha In-ha was found dead by his manager in his house on the 3rd. The police believe his death to be a suicide.

The showbiz is in shock from the news of his sudden death. This is because the late Sulli (Choi Jin-ri, 25) died on the 14th of October and the late Goo Ha-ra died not even a week before his death...More

Webtoon "Deluxe Taxi" to Get Drama Adaptation on SBS

Source | 2019/12/04 | Permalink

SBS announced on the 4th that it's considering the drawing up of the drama "Deluxe Taxi".

"Deluxe Taxi" is the story of a deluxe taxi driver who gets revenge on behalf of his passengers. It is based on an original of the same name by Carlos and Keukeu Jae-jin which was published on K-Toons...More

[Ratings] "Woman of 9.9 Billion" Excels in Viewing Percentage

Source | 2019/12/04 | Permalink

"Woman of 9.9 Billion" won the ratings battle.

According to Nielsen Korea, the new KBS 2TV drama "Woman of 9.9 Billion" rated 7.2% and 8.7% on the 4th...More

Jung Woo-sung, Gong Yoo and Kim Nam-gil's "Handsome Influence"

Source | 2019/12/03 | Permalink

Their good looks, good mentality and good physique lead to good things.

While the various good deeds of stars are in the spotlight, Jung Woo-sung, Gong Yoo and Kim Nam-gil stand out the most. These actors started off as young stars and have now grown into major stars who lead major films and dramas. They have learned the ways to use their own self the right way and be righteous no matter how strong the storms of life are...More

Cha In-ha's Death Sparks a Wave of Mourning

Source | 2019/12/03 | Permalink

The sudden death of actor Cha In-ha led to a wave of mourning through the night.

Many can't believe that he was reported dead on the 3rd...More

[Ratings] "VIP" Jang Nara Goes Dark, Ratings Rise to 12.7%

Source | 2019/12/03 | Permalink

"VIP" set a record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "VIP" rated 10.6% and 12.7%...More

[HanCinema's News] Office Chemistry Elements Teased for "Stove League"

2019/12/03 | Permalink

As "Stove League" nears its premiere on December 13th more elements of the drama are coming into focus. Most notably, though the drama is focused around a baseball team, increasingly the story appears to be focused more around office management of a baseball team, than it is around baseball games directly...More

Jang Nara Offered Lead in TvN's "Oh My Baby"

Source | 2019/12/02 | Permalink

Will actress Jang Nara star in "Oh My Baby"?

Her sources explained on the 2nd that she has been offered a role, but she hasn't come to a conclusion yet...More

[Ratings] "VIP" Solely on the Rise

Source | 2019/12/02 | Permalink

"VIP" is fixed in first place.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "VIP" rated 8.3% and 11.3%...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "VIP"

Source | 2019/12/02 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "VIP"...More

[Photo] Poster Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/12/02 | Permalink

Poster added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/11/30 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

[Video] New Teaser Released for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/11/29 | Permalink

New teaser released for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

"Arthdal Chronicles" Rookie Hwang Hee

Source | 2019/11/28 | Permalink

Actor Hwang Hee's pictorial and interview were released on the 27th.

He was featured in the fashion magazine W Korea. Like his nickname 'the Korean Falcon', his broad shoulders and lean body gave off strong charisma...More

Park Hoon in "Nobody Knows" With Kim Seo-hyung and Ryu Deok-hwan

Source | 2019/11/28 | Permalink

Actor Park Hoon is starring in "Nobody Knows".

The new SBS drama "Nobody Knows" is a mystery tracking drama that poses the question, 'Would my life have changed if I had met a good grown-up?' and tells the story of a police officer who wants to protect children who are on the edge. The cast is made up of Kim Seo-hyung and Ryu Deok-hwan...More

Jun Ji-hyun to Appear in "Kingdom - Season 2", Considering "Kingdom: Asin"

Source | 2019/11/28 | Permalink

Actress Jun Ji-hyun will be appearing in the Netflix Original drama "Kingdom - Season 2".

Her agency confirmed this fact, bit didn't mention anything further about the drama...More

'Womance' Makes a Comeback in Dramas

Source | 2019/11/28 | Permalink

The 'womance' chemistry is coming back.

'Womance' is an important element that leads to the success of a drama. JTBC's "Woman of Dignity", SBS's "Secret Mother", MBC's "The Goodbye Has Left" and tvN's "Search: WWW" upped their attractiveness by putting forward the friendship of women's characters and the process of bringing closure to their own conflicts...More

[Ratings] "Secret Boutique" Ends at Its Best

Source | 2019/11/28 | Permalink

"Secret Boutique" ended with its highest record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "Secret Boutique" rated 5.5% and 6%. This is the first time it's gone that high...More

[Photos] New Stills Added for the Korean Drama "Stove League"

Source | 2019/11/28 | Permalink

New stills added for the Korean drama "Stove League"...More

The Timeless Faces of Kim Seo-hyung

Source | 2019/11/27 | Permalink

Behind-the-scene cuts of Kim Seo-hyung's pictorial have been released.

Cosmopolitan featured Kim Seo-hyung in the December issue based on the theme 'red'. She pulled off the colors and gave off unbeatalbe aura...More

Jung Min-gyu Becomes the Lead of "The Secret of Secret"

Source | 2019/11/27 | Permalink

Jung Min-gyu is taking on the leading role in "The Secret of Secret" as Lee Yoon-geon.

"The Secret of Secret" is a human romance webdrama about a prisoner's daughter named Ga-in and Korean-Kyrgyzstani Yoon-geon, finding out each others' secrets, healing one another and standing up against prejudice to no longer be hurt again...More

[Ratings] "Love With Flaws" Begins Its Run With 4%

Source | 2019/11/27 | Permalink

"Love With Flaws" started off with a higher viewing percentage than "Extraordinary You".

According to Nielsen Korea, the new MBC drama "Love With Flaws" rated 3.2% and 4%...More

[Photos] New Stills and Behind the Scenes Images Added for the Korean Drama "VIP"

Source | 2019/11/27 | Permalink

New stills and behind the scenes images added for the Korean drama "VIP"...More

Lee Seung-gi Happy to Get Chance to Flex Acting Muscles in Latest Series

Source | 2019/11/27 | Permalink

It has been 15 years since Lee Seung-gi made his acting debut in the sitcom "Nonstop 5", and he has successfully made himself a sought-after star for sitcoms and romantic comedies.

 

Rarely given a chance to play in serious dramas and other genres, he always longed to broaden his acting horizons. His latest TV series "Vagabond", which ended last week, finally gave him the opportunity to show a different side of himself...More

Seo Young-joo Joins Kim Seo-hyung and Ryu Deok-hwan in "Nobody Knows"

Source | 2019/11/26 | Permalink

Actor Seo Young-joo is coming back with "Nobody Knows".

"Nobody Knows" is a mystery tracking drama that poses the question, 'Would my life have changed if I had met a good grown-up?' and tells the story of a police officer who wants to protect children who are on the edge...More

"Stove League" Namgoong Min, a Trustworthy Veteran

Source | 2019/11/26 | Permalink

SBS drama "Stove League" actor Namgoong Min seems different.

"Stove League", which is coming up on the 13th of December, is a 'straightforward office drama' about the new captain of the lousiest baseball team preparing them for a new season. Namgoong Min takes on the role of Baek Seung-soo, a 'number one maker' who begins to coach the lowest ranking team in the league...More

[Interview] Lee Seung-gi Says "Vagabond" Is a Gift, Is Hopeful for Season 2

Source | 2019/11/26 | Permalink

The SBS drama "Vagabond" was one that broke down numerous prejudices. This drama, which cost 25 billion won, proved that even dramas could be full of action. The whole process of digging up a conspiracy of military capital involved in a plane crash was like a Hollywood movie. The car chase from the first episode and physical action scenes continued to become topics of conversation.

But that freshness wasn't the only thing that mattered. It was actor Lee Seung-gi in the role of Cha Dal-geon, who lost his beloved nephew to an accident. He made sure viewers held on to the drama by throwing himself in never before seen action scenes. We met Lee Seung-gi in a café in Seoul and he said ""Vagabond" is like a gift"....More

[Ratings] "VIP" Sets Record of 11.4%

Source | 2019/11/26 | Permalink

"VIP" broke its own record.

According to Nielsen Korea, the SBS drama "VIP" rated 8.5% and 11.4% on the 26th...More

[HanCinema's News] Release Date and Netflix Cooperation Set for "Hyena"

2019/11/26 | Permalink

SBS has confirmed that next year's drama "Hyena" will begin on February 21st of 2020. The drama deals with high class lawyers for the wealthiest members of society. It stars Kim Hye-soo and Ju Ji-hoon in the leading roles...More

Supernova's Jihyuk Dives Into Acting with Drama "Alice"

Source | 2019/11/25 | Permalink

Supernova's Jihyuk has turned into an actor.

He's starring in the SBS drama "Alice" coming in 2020. "Alice" is a sci-fi human drama about a man and a woman who say goodbye for good, but reunite magically as they go over the boundaries of time and dimension...More

[Ratings] "The Tale of Nokdu" Ends in 2nd Place