Korean 83, Imported Total admissions: They are listed in the order of their release. Feathers in the Wind Sometimes small-scale, informal projects can liberate a director. Without the pressure and weighty expectations involved in producing a major work, inspiration flows freely and the result is an even more accomplished piece of art. This may have been what happened with Git by Song Il-gon, the director of Flower Island , Spider Forest , and various award-winning short films including The Picnic Git was originally commissioned as a minute segment of the digital omnibus film 1. Alas, the festival’s expectations were confounded, first in that only Lee Young-jae’s work really engaged environmental issues in a direct way the other two were merely set in rural areas , and second by the fact that Song went out and shot a minute film. As an omnibus work, 1.
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Jul 29, · Moon Chae Won and Yoon Hyun Min Spotted Filming K-drama Tale of the Gyeryong Goddess Around Seoul Posted on July 29, by ockoala The fantasy K-drama Tale of the Gyeryong Goddess has got an English title of Mama Fairy and the Woodcutter which sounds rather incestuous if you ask me considering the romantic narrative of the tale, lol.
I decided to create a separate blog post for additional Korean dramas. I thought this list is getting too long and some of you might be having hard time loading the page. Please click here to check the part 2 of this list. I would say I used to hate Romantic Comedy dramas. And then I met my husband, Lee Min Ho. I know they were crap, but some unspecified addictive chemical in them kept me drinking. And because I got too addicted to it, I came up with an idea to embark on a quest to find the good quality romantic comedies.
Feel free to scroll down below. This guy, how can you not love him? He, alone, is enough reason to watch this drama. Lol Anyway, kidding aside, the drama was really good. The plot, the actors, the chemistry between the casts — total package.
Scarlet Heart Ryeo, which is another entry into the ranks of the percent pre-produced dramas. Moon Lovers also decided, for some godforsaken reason, to air three episodes this week: Monday saw the broadcasts of both Episodes 1 and 2, with Episode 3 to air tomorrow. That makes our lives extra difficult I am only one person! I was actually quite surprised to see that Moon Lovers premiered in last place, even if its number 7.
Taejo had 29 consorts, and many many children, which explains why there are so many princes in the mix.
Moon Chae-won was born in Daegu, South Korea. When she was in sixth grade, her family moved to Seoul.  She studied Western Painting at the Chugye University for Born: November 13, (age 31), Daegu, South Korea.
When she was in sixth grade, her family moved to Seoul. Beginnings[ edit ] Moon made her acting debut in in Mackerel Run , alongside fellow newcomer Lee Min-ho ; they were among 60 actors who auditioned for the teen sitcom. Moon and Lee also appeared in the comedy film Our School’s E. In the adaptation of Lee Jung-myung’s historical fiction novel, she played a beautiful gisaeng who falls for Shin Yun-bok played by Moon Geun-young , a female painter passing herself off as a man.
It was the first time in Korean drama history that two actresses won the Best Couple Award, despite the sexual conservatism of Korean network television. Afterwards, Moon landed her first leading role in It’s Okay, Daddy’s Girl , playing an immature daughter who transforms into a mature professional woman after a family tragedy.
Along with her costars Park Hae-il and Ryu Seung-ryong , Moon underwent serious archery and horse riding lessons.
They are monitored by South Korean N. Something goes wrong, and a gunfight breaks out. Pyo barely escapes with his life, but manages to elude Jeong, obsessed with bagging him. It appears that someone in the North Korean embassy has been selling secrets and is now preparing to defect to the South. Pyo begins to suspect his estranged wife Ryeon Jeong-hee Jeon Ji-hyun, a. Gianna Jang, The Thieves.
Jan 17, · Joo Won’s agency confirmed the news and that’s that, another oppa off the market. Joo Won is an ’87er while BoA is just a few months older born in ’ The worry is that he still has to do his army service but that’s a situation for them to deal with when it arrives.
Beginnings[ edit ] Upon making it into college, Joo Won’s father came up with the stage name Joo Won for him as the Hangul pronunciation of the name sounds similar to “God-willing”. With his love for singing, he became involved in Frees, a co-ed television performance group formed by SBS as part of a children’s TV program. The show premiered in , but Joo Won left the show quickly thereafter. This musical role was a first of many to come, as he later appeared in other musicals, namely Singles, Grease , Sinsangnam and most notably, Spring Awakening.
However, the original actor who played Melchior left the musical midway through the production, thus allowing Joo Won to perform later on in the production. Rising popularity and breakthrough[ edit ] Joo Won first appeared in the television drama King of Baking, Kim Takgu as the antagonist to the titular character. The same year, Joo made his big-screen debut in the action crime film S. He portrayed a pro-Japanese Korean police officer by day and a masked vigilante who fights for Korean independence by night.
Return to musical and films[ edit ] After four years of absence from the musical scene, Joo returned to the musical stage with the Korean version of Ghost the Musical. The television series premiered in
Do Bong-soon was born with superhuman strength. Her strength is hereditary and passed along only to the women in her family. Her dream is to create a video game with herself as the main character. She desperately wants to become a willowy and elegant woman, which is the ideal type of her crush, In Guk-doo, a police officer. Thanks to her strength, she gets the job of a bodyguard, to a rich heir Ahn Min-hyuk , the CEO of a gaming company, Ainsoft.
Han Hyo Joo & Moon Chae Won. 67K likes. Korean Actress Moon Chae Won.
Beginnings[ edit ] Upon making it into college, Joo Won’s father came up with the stage name “Joo Won” for him as the Hangul pronunciation of the name sounds similar to “God-willing”. With his love for singing, he became involved in Frees, a co-ed television performance group formed by SBS as part of a children’s TV program.
The show premiered in , but Joo Won left the show quickly thereafter. This musical role was a first of many to come, as he later appeared in other musicals, namely Singles, Grease , Sinsangnam, and most notably, Spring Awakening. However, the original actor who played Melchior left the musical midway through the production, thus allowing Joo Won to perform later on in the production. His performance in Spring Awakening caught the attention of his future agency, Sim Entertainment.
Rising popularity and breakthrough[ edit ] Joo Won first appeared in the television drama King of Baking, Kim Takgu as the antagonist to the titular character.
One one hand, proper English grammar, syntax, and logical reasoning feel wasted when used on the minutes that just transpired onscreen. Everything up to episode 6 was lovely and promising, even though there are some viewers who never warmed up to the drama from the outset. I quite enjoyed the premise, was patient to let the writer tell her story even if some elements caused me a sense of foreboding worry , and felt like this drama could be an underrated gem that offered something different.
Moon Chae-won (born November 13, ) is a South Korean actress who is best known as Yoo Seung Mi in Brilliant Legacy. She studied Western Painting at the Chugye University for the debuted in the teen drama “Mackerel Run” in , but became famous as the kisaeng Jeong Hyang in .
Descendants of the Sun Episode 12 Recap Posted on by ockoala What a roaring return to form for Descendants of the Sun in this fantastic episode 12, putting to rest my worries from the last episode and delivering more than I hoped for. Both sets of main couples make happy breakthroughs but not without some typical inadvertent jealous bantering, while all the side characters wrap up their own issues to ready for the trip back to Seoul.
Hopefully it involves Mo Yeon and Shi Jin finally getting to watch a movie together, among other more standard couply activities. Shi Jin sets off to rescue her in a solo operation, but he comes prepared by calling in favor for a chopper from the VIP patient Mo Yeon saved earlier. Myung Joo is recovering nicely in the hospital and wakes up to see Dae Young looming over her. Dae Young asks for a present from Myung Joo, leaning in to kiss her on the forehead, before dropping his dog tag in her hand.
Myung Joo holds back her tears and asks only that he come back alive. Dae Young assembles three of his Alpha Team subordinates and explains that this is a black ops mission. They suit up, grab their gear, and set off. Shi Jin takes down one man after another and chances upon a group of smuggled kids locked in a room. He shoots down a CCTV camera. He takes the diamonds out of a safe and is asked about the kids locked up and what to do with them.
Shi Jin is powering through the facility and cornered by one minion who orders him to drop his gun.
A great number of TV and film stars also owe their current popularity to the success of TV dramas. This page is devoted to providing some subjective reviews of the better-known dramas. For more comprehensive English-language websites on TV dramas, visit Soompi. I loved Ruler of Your Own World, but it was darker, more serious, more dramatic. Coffee Prince is pure fun, and its popularity shows that many Koreans agree with me.
Joo Won (Hangul: 주원; born Moon Jun-won on September 30, ) is a South Korean actor best known for his roles in King of Baking, Kim Takgu (), Ojakgyo Family (), Bridal Mask (), Good Doctor (), Fatal Intuition () and Yong-pal ().
Early career[ edit ] Before her acting debut on a television drama series , Moon filmed several commercials and modeled for various magazines. She started modeling at the age of 12, and first appeared onscreen on the documentary drama On the Road directed by Choi Jae-eun. It was the second most popular Korean film of the year, behind the blockbuster hit Taegukgi.
In the film, Moon plays an ordinary high school girl who has to marry an older man played by Kim Rae-won due to a pact their grandfathers made during the Korean War. In March , she entered Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul. Moon made the contributions secretly through her mother, Ryu Seon-young, but her good deeds became known when Morning Reading revealed its account information online.
The program was facing closure in October when the landlord told Bae that the house would be sold. Moon also paid an unannounced visit to their classrooms. Moon had wanted to remain an anonymous donor, but the organization was pressured by a media frenzy to identify her. Apart from the Community Chest of Korea, Moon has also given several hundred millions of won to scholarship foundations.
Moon has been donating books with her own money since , when she saw during a visit to her relatives in Australia how young Korean students there did not have enough books or places to learn Korean.
So it was with relief that I found the first episode light and funny, with a bustling pace and solid comic acting from the cast. Despite the creds, I was cautious of writer Kim Eun-sook, because I have found her writing a little too glib and soulless for my liking in the past. Secret Garden is full of her trademark super-speed banter, but this time I was swept up in the zippiness because the characters are so engaging.
In , Moon Chae-won took another lead role in thriller drama Goodbye Mr. Black. The drama was her first drama in three years. The drama was her first drama in three years. In , she was casted in the Korean adaption of American crime drama Criminal Minds, co-starred with Lee Joon-ki.