Perfect Wife: Episode 10

Eun-hee is ready to activate the final stage of her plan, but she forgot to account for one very important thing: Jae-bok’s tenacity. Jae-bok isn’t about to give up without a fight, not even as she begins to realize just exactly what she’s up against. She’s going to have the …

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Whisper: Episode 1

Greed. Money. Power. With the long-awaited comeback of actress Lee Bo-young, Whisper offers up a classic case of corruption and vengeance where the bad guys control the world, leaving honest heroes with a moral quandary: Is it better to desperately fight the corruption head-on with truth and justice, or seek …

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Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People: Episode 17

For a while, our bandits were simple men who protected their own, but as rumors begin to spread, they end up becoming greater protectors of the people. As they build a reputation, the enemy becomes clearer. We learn more about their agenda and the process that transformed the weak and …

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Name That Drama: Bathroom mishaps and a bit of nudity

Drama Reactions & Reviews Name That Drama: Bathroom mishaps and a bit of nudity  As always, feel free to email us your questions and requests for future Name That Drama installments.  Tofu companies should start sponsoring jail-centric dramas, just sayin’ Hi, I’ve been looking for this drama I watched …

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Alien sci-fi mystery drama Circle’s first script read

Drama Casting & News Alien sci-fi mystery drama Circle’s first script read Mystery sci-fi drama Circle recently held its first script read, and the official broadcast date has been confirmed on tvN’s calendar for late May. The drama is divided into two parts that take place in different time …

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Perfect Wife: Episode 9

We slow down a bit to get some background on why Eun-hee is orchestrating so much of what’s happened until now, and discover the answers to a few of Jae-bok’s burning questions. Even things that seemed random turn out to be part of Eun-hee’s plan, making Jae-bok realize that she’s …

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Tunnel: Episode 1

OCN’s newest thriller focuses on an old school detective from 1985, before the advent of modern technology. Even though cases took more time to solve in those days, Detective Park Kwang-ho proves to have a quick and modern mind. He struggles to overcome preconceived ideas about criminals, certain that he …

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Strong Woman Do Bong-soon: Episode 10

I don’t really have any way to introduce this episode except to give a solemn warning: Be prepared to grin like an idiot, squeal higher than dogs can hear, and hug random inanimate objects just to try and contain all the feels. Whether by laughing, bickering, or just looking at …

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Shin Dong-wook makes acting comeback with Lookout

Excellent news! Shin Dong-wook (Wish Upon a Star), who was diagnosed with a cripplingly painful illness called CRPS (complex regional pain syndrome) in 2010, is finally well enough to resume his acting career, and has confirmed joining MBC’s upcoming action-crime-thriller drama Lookout. The series is an ensemble show that centers …

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Tomorrow With You: Episode 16 (Final)

It’s time to take one last trip with this show, which has taken us for quite a ride on its narrative tracks. Never has capturing a moment in time been so important than in this finale, where one instant can mean doom and gloom or happiness and rainbows for our …

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Chief Kim: Episode 18

This show just keeps getting better and better with its character moments, treating every member of its cast with depth, sympathy, and love. As Sung-ryong swoops in to save Yul, we see that even in our darkest times of need, there’s always a friend to help you out – even …

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Beans of Wisdom: 50 sheets of grey

Beans of Wisdom: Chaebols in suits

This week in Beans of Wisdom… Afii asks an important question in comment #13 of “Tomorrow With You: Episode 13”: I’m sorry to say this, but am i the only one that being bothered to the fact that they have not change their bed sheets? Or they do already change …

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Tomorrow With You: Episode 15

Brace yourselves, everyone, because this is one gripping hour that will pull you from one emotional extreme to another. Knowledge can be a cruel master—even though we know what’s coming, that doesn’t mean it’s any easier to see how those same moments in time came to be. If there’s any …

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Strong Woman Do Bong-soon: Episode 9

Love isn’t easy when you’re a pint-sized superhero trying to live a quiet life. Bong-soon finally settles the score with Boss Tak as the investigation on Do-bong’s most nefarious criminal ramps up. But despite the chaos around her, it’s Min-hyuk who sends her into disarray. Gook-doo makes two crucial discoveries …

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Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching

How was everyone’s week in dramaland? I fully intended to watch more of the new shows this week, but real life got in the way, darn it all. Tell us how the new dramas stacked up against the rest, and what I should add to my watchlist that can’t be …

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