Joo Ji Hoon steps down from upcoming musical, Dr. Zhivago

KeyEast suddenly announced today that Joo Ji Hoon will be stepping down from Dr. Zhivago due to health issues. In preparation for the upcoming musical, which was scheduled to premiere later this month, Joo vigorously rehearsed for over a month. Unfortunately, he damaged his vocal cords from too much rehearsing. Even though he continued to practice while he sought treatment, doctors eventually ordered him to stop all singing activities, for fear that he’ll further harm his throat. Continue reading

Take a look at the crapload of photo stills from The Moon That Embraces The Sun

With only two weeks left until it’s premiere (Eeee!), The Moon That Embraces The Sun held a prayer ceremony today to wish success and a safe production process for this drama. I had to pinch myself when I looked at the calendar and saw that we’re only a few days away from the end of the year! Time flies every year, it seems. Warning: This is a picspam post of the cast from the drama. It’s not too spoilery, so I encourage you to venture on! Continue reading

Yoo Seung Ho is officially on for K-version of Proposal Daisakusen

I know I wrote about Yoo Seung Ho starring in the Korean remake of Proposal Daisakusen weeks ago, but after I wrote up that post, there were other news outlets that kept saying that he wasn’t “officially onboard.”

(Side note: God, the Korean media is ridiculous when it comes to casting calls because one minute someone will be casted for a leading role, and the next thing you know, they’re not. It’s super annoying, especially since it seems as if there’s a spike in false or rumored casting calls in recent years.) Continue reading