Podcast #65 – Hit and Miss Chinese Dramas From the Last Year

Kmuse & Kdrama Jen take a glance back at the last year in Chinese dramas. Come find out your best shows to binge now that summer is almost upon us.

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Podcast #56: I Want Those Hours Back: RomCom Edition

Remember the nursery rhyme about the little girl with the curl in the middle of her forehead? When she was good, she was very, very good, but when she was bad, she was AWFUL. Well, there are a few romcoms that maybe didn’t fall into the “awful” category, but we certainly didn’t enjoy them! Come join Kmuse, Kdrama Jen, Karie the Maknae, and Drama Geek as we discuss the romcoms we regret watching.

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Fangirl Stalking: Zhao Zanilia

Occasionally there comes along an actor, or in this case an actress, that just clicks with viewers. Zhao Zanilia is just such an actress. She is so tiny, but on my screen, she seems larger than life as she plays character after memorable character. Which is why she deserves her very own Fangirl Stalking post. Come join me as I share all the dramas you should be watching as well as those that you can afford to skip despite Zhao Zanilia’s talented presence.

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Kmuse’s Musings: Chinese Dramas One Should Skip

s2tz.pngThose of you who follow the blog know that I am a huge fan of well done Chinese (mainland) drama.  Something about the pacing and unique cultural characteristics of their common tropes just does it for me.  It also doesn’t hurt that the majority of their leading men and woman are a tad bit older. Not that I don’t openly admit that I have biases many years younger than myself, but sometimes it is just nice to enjoy an age appropriate lead.  However, I am going to switch gears for once and do a post on Chinese Dramas that bored me to tears and are worthy of a skip.  Because life is just too short to watch 50 episodes of something that is the drama equivalent of a Valium. Continue reading