A Love Letter to The Crowned Clown

Sometimes a drama is just SO good that a first impression is just not enough. Sadly, we didn’t recap The Crowned Clown, so the only thing left to do is rave about it now that it’s over.

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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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Rumors, Reappearances, and Role Redos

I’ve been in a bit of a drama funk lately. It astounds me because I have a decent kdrama with Yoo Seung Ho to watch (My Strange Hero) and the makjang insanity of Last Empress to keep me hooked. But neither of those dramas is really speaking to me, and as I drama-hop, a la Drama Geek, I find myself wishing to see some favorite faces on my screen. Come with me as I discuss actors and actresses I wish I could see on my screen again, rumors of dramas to come with some of my favorites, and a short list of actors and actresses whom I wish could get a redo on their latest roles.

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Hand: The Guest & The Player release new teasers and begin OCN’s new two drama a week schedule!

So many drama choices are getting ready to start.  Which means a plethora of teasers are coming our way.  Today OCN dropped character teasers for both its upcoming dramas.  Which do you find more intriguing?  The creepy exorcism vibes of Hand: The Guest or the stylish greed concept of The Player?  Come check out the teasers and find out which one might be your next favorite drama. Continue reading

Is That a Thing? Dramas vs Real Life in Korea

When I was putting together my post of Korean culture questions for MiataMama, Kdrama Jen helpfully suggested that she had some host daughters who live in Korea, and that they could  answer questions too! So below we have answers from HostDaughter1, who is 26, a former military officer and current office worker; and HostDaughter2, who is 21 and currently a student at a prestigious Korean university. MiataMama is an American. She and her children are in Korea with her husband, who has been stationed there with the US military for a few years. 

It’s been interesting to see their different responses to these questions, and to see the difference in their experiences. Enjoy!

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