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New Premiere: ‘Vagabond’ with Lee Seungi Gi and Suzy

The highly anticipated drama Vagabond just premiered last week to good ratings, in the slot of Fridays and Saturdays, on SBS as well as Netflix. It stars Lee Seung Gi and Suzy, this time working in an action thriller plot after doing fantasy saguek Gu Family Book back in 2013. Continue reading

New premiere — ‘Perfume’ with Shin Sung Rok and Go Won Hee

I have only seen Shin Sung Rok in his negative role in You From Another Star and that impression is so strong that I’m all set to be pleasantly surprised to see him in a romantic leading man role in new KBS drama Perfume. I just love when actors try different types of roles Continue reading

Lee Seungi Gi and Suzy reunite for spy thriller ‘Vagabond’

I must say I was completely disappointed with this pair’s last drama, Gu Family Book, due to multiple reasons. So obviously I was not too excited after reading about the reunion of Lee Seung Gi and Suzy in forthcoming SBS drama Vagabond, a spy and conspiracy thriller. But as time passed, I remembered that they were cute in that show. Add to that my love for Lee Seungi Gi and liking Suzy in her last drama While You Were Sleeping. Thus, my interest level has Continue reading

Go Hyun Jung headlines SBS legal thriller ‘Return’ with Lee Jin Wook which premieres today

I think dramaland is lately flooded with legal thrillers and the latest one to join the list is SBS thriller Return but I’m really excited for it as it has a whodunnit plot, which is one of my favorite sub-genres in the category. Also, we have a great cast here. Go Hyun Jung is coming back after acclaimed Dear My Friend as a hotshot lawyer who Continue reading

Comedy ‘Man Who Dies to Live’ premieres on MBC with Choi Min Soo in the lead role

I think the upcoming drama on MBC, Man Who Dies to Live, is comparatively floating under the radar, but looks promising to be a laugh riot. It stars acting power house Choi Min Soo in the lead role as a man who left his home in the 70s in search of fortune and went to a fictional Arabian kingdom. He gets settled there and becomes rich with a new name, Count Souad Fahd Ali. Years later, he returns to Korea and comes face to face with his daughter, played by Kang Ye Won. She is an aspiring writer and has a husband — Shin Sung Rok in a rare comic role.  Continue reading