Posts Tagged ‘Chuno’

I’ve been in a bit of a drama slump lately. So it was terrific that at one stage there were not one, not two, but THREE current dramas I was eager to watch. Yes, folks, the drama gods are smiling kindly upon our Wed-Thurs slot!

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If you know me, you might try to guess which one I like the most. And you would probably be wrong. Because I was totally wrong in my own predictions! You might expect me, famously grumpy and unimpressed by fluff, to be most on board with the serious fare, right? At least, that’s what I expected. So wrong!


Of the three, when they started airing concurrently a couple of weeks ago, the first one I would rush to watch would be… Fated to Love You (MBC). The fluffy, derivative one. I know right! So unexpected. It’s Okay, It’s Love (SBS) is coming in a close second for me. Joseon Gunman (KBS) is falling behind. What? How did that happen?




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Bad fangirl, bad

I’m such a bad fangirl. I don’t really have a strong bias for any particular actor. And I won’t watch a show just because I love an actor in it.

Sometimes I feel I’m missing out. When the Queen of K-Celeb Tweeting (you know who you are!) asked me on my birthday whom she should get to tweet me birthday greetings, I was stumped. I wished I had an answer, so that I could go memorably apeshit crazy on my birthday, but I hadn’t.

I guess if I were really pushed to name a favorite K-actor, I would say Jang Hyuk. He blew me away with his tour de force in Chuno, then he broke my heart in Thank You (and made me break my rule against sympathising with alpha males). I sorta lub him. But not enough to watch more than three episodes of Midas.


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