New Korean Dramas: August 2022

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August is here! And so is another batch of new dramas! What to watch and what to skip — the forever dilemma! Hopefully the following list helps you to find something you want to watch! Continue reading

MBC premiered noir drama ‘Big Mouth’ last week with Lee Jong Suk and Yoona

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Big Mouth just premiered last week on MBC with Lee Jong Suk and Yoona as main leads. The drama is a noir thriller — definitely not seen often in dramaland. It’s about a third-rate lawyer who gets involved in a murder case. The show is set in a fictional city called Gucheon. Lee Jong Suk was last seen in 2019’s sweet rom-com Romance Is A Bonus Book and Girl’s Generation‘s Yoona last appeared in Hush (2020). Continue reading

Adamas with Ji Sung, Seo Ji Hye and Lee Soo Kyung arrives on tvN next week

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I’m looking forward to tvN’s upcoming drama Adamas as its plot sounds intriguing. Ji Sung takes on the role of twins in the drama — not the first time for the actor to play multiple roles as he displayed multiple personalities in 2015’s hit drama Kill Me, Heal Me. Bonus—the drama is directed by the PD of taut thriller Kairos. Continue reading

Netflix brings melodrama Remarriage & Desires with Kim Hee Sun, Jung Yoo Jin and Lee Hyun Wook

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Netflix is bringing a melodrama next as its original Kdrama addition — Remarriage & Desires revolves around a matchmaking service called Rex, that caters to rich clients for their remarriage. It is written by the writer of daily soaps like I’m a Mother, Too and War Of The Roses. Continue reading

Jeon Do Yeon And Jung Kyung Ho pair up for tvN romance One Shot Scandal

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I’m super excited for upcoming tvN romance titled One Shot Scandal for multiple reasons. Firstly, the show is written by the screenwriter of so many delightful dramas like High School King of Savvy, Oh My Ghost and Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo. Secondly, it stars two brilliant actors in the lead roles — Jeon Do Yeon (The Good Wife, Lost, movie The Housemaid) and Jung Kyung Ho (Hospital Playlist, Life on Mars). And the plot sounds just my cup of tea. The drama is also going by the title Ilta Scandal. Continue reading