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First Impressions: When The Camellia Blooms

When The Camellia Blooms is like a breath of fresh air. Firstly, it is set in a countryside rather than Seoul which forms the backdrop of maximum dramas. The show also has two lead protagonists with amusing personalities. The drama is airing on KBS as well as Netflix and is off to a breezy start. Continue reading

Gong Hyo Jin And Kang Ha Neul to romance in KBS drama ‘When the Camellia Blooms’

I’m super happy with this upcoming drama! It’s like a dream pair, but which I never even thought about. What more, Kang Ha Neul (Misaeng) finally getting a main lead role! Yes, yes and yes. He will be romancing Gong Hyo Jin (who is returning to dramaland after 3 long years with her last drama being Jealousy Incarnate) in new KBS show When The Camellia Blooms. It’s a Continue reading

Legal drama movie ‘Retrial’ releases tomorrow


Oh I like the plot of new movie Retrial, a legal drama film about a boy who gets wrongly accused of a murder, gets sentenced to jail for 10 years and a lawyer who fights for him when his case is reopened. It is based on a true story about a gruesome homicide case that took place in 2000. The movie also boasts some great acting talent, thus cementing a must watch status. Continue reading

Star studded sageuk ‘Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart: Goryeo’ premieres tomorrow on SBS


Remember what I said about not being a sageuk lover? Well, now I will be watching not one but two sageuks for coming months as after getting totally entertained by last week’s premiered drama Moonlight Drawn By Clouds, I’m looking forward to this week’s premiere show — Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart: GoryeoThe latter is surely a star-studded drama as we have lots and lots of actors performing the K-version of a popular Chinese novel and drama. And that is probably the main reason I’m excited about the show. It is basically a romance story with some garnishing of fantasy elements. Continue reading