진짜?!: KDrama Buzz for Thursday, May 5, 2016

The review from my significant other: “Of course it’s fun. It has zombies.” My review: “GONG YOOOOOOOOOOOOO!” Teaser trailer for Train to Busan.

More than excitement over “Mirror of the Witch”, most of the comments on this post are about the age difference between Kim Sae Ron and Yoon Si Yoon. I’m not going to lie; it’s a pretty big problem for a romance, regardless of how chaste it is. Ready to conquer fate in Mirror of the Witch

Korean netizens can’t understand how Amber will play a secretary in the Korean remake of “Entourage” when she can’t speak Korean properly. Amber to star in first drama as a secretary

Who knew “Dae Jang Geum” would lead to closer ties with Iran? S. Korea to build K-Tower in Iran

Tattoos, Korean beauty standards, and a woman with freaky eyeballs in an i-D video series by Grace Neutral. Episode 1: Inside Korea’s Billion Dollar Beauty Industry and Episode 2: Exploring Korea’s Illegal Tattooing Scene

Speaking of age differences: the premise for “Bring It On, Ghost” sounds great, but there’s no way I’m watching Kwon Yool play second fiddle to Taecyeon over the teenage Kim So Hyun, however cute she is. Here’s hoping that’s not really the plot. tvN Teen Drama Bring It On Ghost Finalizes Leads Kim So Hyun, Taecyeon, and Kwon Yul

SHINee makes it to Toronto just as I’m leaving. K-POP superstars SHINee make first Canadian appearance at Hallyu North Korean festival at Exhibition Place

I posted this uninteresting news because I liked the pic of Lee Min Ho in a bright blue suit. Lee Min Ho Leaves Long Time Agency Starhaus for New Management Company MYM Entertainment

Well, this sucks for the Busan Film Fest, and, you know, artistic freedom. Feud Over Artistic Independence Threatens Asian Film Fest

The Japanese version of “Misaeng” has an awful title, but a cute lead in Nakajima Yuto. Japanese remake of Misaeng to star Nakajima Yuto

Phantom Detective might be a good movie, but this trailer is all over the place. Lee Je-hoon turns Phantom Detective for comic-action-noir Detective Hong Gil-dong

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