Since I had a three day weekend, I had a little bit more time to be able to forgo the bi-weekly posting schedule I’ve been doing on these lately. There was also a good bit of news to talk about, so I’m glad I was able to get it in this week.
Dramas starting this week that I’m interested in: None
Music I’ll be checking out: NU’EST, VAV (21), Day6, Taeyeon (22), Winner (23), Goo Hara, Jackson (25), Jessica (26).
Lee Hyun Woo was discharged on the 19th.
-Song Ji Hyo is in talks for JTBC drama, Begin Again.
-Kim Tae Hee confirmed to have been considering offer for a tvN drama. If she accepts, it’ll be her first drama in 5 years.
-Kim Soo Hyun might be? starring in new tvN drama, Psycho But It’s Okay.
-Yoo Seung Ho in talks for mystery drama, Memorist.
-Lee David to join the cast of Itaewon Class.
SuperM will be releasing a show that will include behind the scenes content from their preparations and performances here, and include their first Korean concert. Looks like it’ll be done kind of in the style that KBS used to do when following debut groups, which I always loved and will be definitely watch.
I don’t want to talk much about this, as it is something I don’t feel like I can mentally do, but I did want to leave this piece that Jeff Benjamin wrote for Billboard about Sulli. She deserves to be known for what she contributed to this world.
Since their comeback is soon, I thought this article was a good one for anyone who doesn’t know the group that well.
There will be a movie of the jdrama, Caution Hazardous Wife. I didn’t watch the drama because I was spoiled to basically every plot of the first season, but I know that a lot of people really enjoyed it.
Webtoon and Crunchyroll have teamed up to produce new animated content based on Webtoon’s catalog.
A fun interview with SuperM.
Park Na Rae will be hosting a new standup comedy show that will not only feature comedians, but actors and other professionals.
It was announced that all of Studio Ghibli films will be available for streaming on HBO Max in spring of 2020
Busted is coming back and I can not wait. The first season was a lot of fun.
The great Sanrio cartoon, Aggretsuko, is getting a comic book series!
Nice article about how female filmmakers from S Korea are finally having their works being recognized
The kdrama Live is getting an American adaption.
Lee Chan Hyuk (AKMU)’s debut novel tops bestseller lists
-A+ to the editor of this Extraordinary You compilation. Perfect.