Tag Archives: Ji Hyun Woo

New Korean Dramas: August 2020

August brings another bundle of Korean dramas and it is a huge bundle! Good thing is a lot of genres have been covered — romance, comedy, drama, music, sci-fi, thriller, horror. You name it, August dramas have got it. Confused to keep track of all these new premieres? Well, here is the list with enough details to make up your mind on what to keep and what to skip! Continue reading

New MBC melodrama ‘Love In Sadness’ with Ji Hyun Woo and Park Han Byul

Recently premiered MBC weekender Love In Sadness looks like a perfect melodrama for fans of the genre. It stars Ji Hyun Woo as a plastic surgeon who falls in love with an artist, played by Park Han Byul (Borg Mom), who is a married woman but with a miserable married life. Her Continue reading

Ji Hyun Woo and Lee Si Young start Risky Romance for MBC from tomorrow

Risky Romance is another medical drama premiering tomorrow, the other one being Life on JTBC. This one is a romantic comedy though and stars Ji Hyun Woo and Lee Si Young in the lead roles. I totally gave my heart to Ji Hyun Woo after watching him in Queen In Hyun’s Man but then his following projects didn’t interest me much (but Awl is surely on my plan-to-watch list). I have seen Lee Si Young only in her early supporting roles (Boys Before Flowers, Playful Kiss) but really adore her real life persona. Risky Romance is a nice departure from her last serious role in thriller Lookout last year. Continue reading

MBC’s ‘Bad Thief, Good Thief’ has a new take on weekend dramas

So much has been said about the clichéd nature of weekend kdramas including my own multiple posts. But then there are definitely exceptions that can be seen and one more to join that list is upcoming MBC weekender Bad Thief, Good Thief (or Thief-nom, Thief-nim). The drama is about a group of thieves who act like Robin Hood and thus steal from the corrupt as well as powerful and try to cause damage to them. This faction has Ji Hyun Woo (Queen In Hyun’s Man) as its leader. Continue reading