Hello existing drama-readers, please make your way and yourself cozy in my freshly produced sister-site: dramaphilic! I’m sorry, truly sorry, you’ve had to sieve through a lot of write-ups you don’t necessarily fancy to get to my drama-related write-ups, and likewise to any non-drama-enthusiast readers reading this, I want to apologize to you as well for the … More New Gateway for Asian Drama-enthusiasts: dramaphilic!
Like other drama-bloggers who (maybe) juggle between Twitter and their blogs, I find myself sharing opinions about shows I’m watching via multiple 140-character quick blurbs. Primarily because it’s quicker and easier that way, but for me it’s also fun to do it this way. My account is (still) public so you can follow unofficially but even so, … More Timeout: Shows That’s Got Me Glued To The Screen.
A year ago on the 25th of October, a team of five boys paved their way with sweat, blood and lots and lots of tears to earn the title of WINNER. It was one hell of a ride and the world was there to witness just about everything. Did I ever think I’d dedicate write-ups after write-ups, even … More October 25th, 2014: Winnerversary i.e. Thank You For Being Winner!
So dmohican14 and I have been exchanging thoughts about Roommate since I last pimped it in my most recent Kvariety write-up and that thread of ours is getting pretty lengthy haha that I figured it’s worth dedicating another entry to this show. Consider this a hub-of-sorts to chat about the show if you want to, because I … More Still Lovin’ The Hilarious Hijinks & Bonding Sessions in Kvariety Newbie, Roommate.
I just watched this performance, and could not resist sharing. What a beautifully done duet. I’ve crushed on Jung Eun Ji for a while now thanks to her voice, but stage presence and budding acting skills have since been added to further justify just why she’s growing on me. Here’s one idol I actually approve in … More Timeout: Some of My Favorite Stars.
Read on for short blurbs about Kvariety shows namely Roommate – first impression; We Got Married: Global Edition Season 2 – Puff Guo & Heechul pairing; KPop Star Season 3 – parting thoughts; Running Man – recent episodes; Weekly Idol – GOT7 as guest; Superman Returns – brief blurbs. Also read on for a quick announcement regarding drama-related write-ups… cheers. … More Timeout: Move Over Dramas, Kvariety Reigns Supreme.
Yoo Hee Yeol and Hong Jung Hee, on the same stage? Yoo Hee Yeol keeping his promise to play the piano for her? Recall the time when she was eliminated from this show, and he teared? The most heartfelt mentor-student relationship I’ve watched on national TV in awhile. Video cuts oddly, which sucks, but OMG … More Timeout: The Single Thing KPop Star 3 Did Right was (Snagging) Yoo Hee Yeol.
Here’s a (lengthy) update on what I’ve been into lately, and scattered thoughts I have about the current KPop/K-music scene. I’m no expert, and I actually like (as in really like) only select groups/soloists so take everything with a grain of salt. While I will maintain proper decorum when it comes to clashes in opinions, if any, … More Timeout: Hey, What’s Up? Part II: What I’m Watching & Scattered Thoughts on The Current KPop Landscape.
Surprise, I’m back! Okay, kinda. Let me rephrase that – I’m indeed back from my weeklong trip where I happily enjoyed being on island time, but life continues to chug along without mercy. Today was the first day of the new term, and oh boy. I’m not about to apologize for the past week – who apologizes … More Timeout: Baby It’s Cold Outside (Quickie Updates).
Heads up to all KPop Star 2 watchers, exciting news! In case you didn’t hear, 2000 Won – the underdogs and victim to the judges’ blatant biased attitude – is debuting! I am pretty sure that their début single, Beautiful will be released on March 14. Check out the teaser below: I am excited, and so … More Timeout: 2000 Won! Is! Debuting!