Shorter Japanese Dramas from Fall 2017 & Winter 2018
The joy of watching Japanese dramas is the fact that they tend to cover and explore subject matters that are not the typical; the norm. The Japanese writers are particularly good at this and it shows with the the dramas that I have a pleasure to watch. As a drama watcher who doesn’t usually gravitate to the rom-com genre, I’m particularly excited to talk about these four dramas that came out during the Fall 2017 and Winter 2018 season. Continue reading →
Rakuen (2017) Tokyo Tarareba Musume (2017) Quartet (2017) Seirei no Moribito II: Kanashiki Hakaishin (2017)
Sadly, I’m STILL watching Winter season dramas. Talk about biting off more than you can chew! I think I started a total of 20 dramas from this season and finished around 12 so far. Of the 12, I can safely say these four easily bubble to the top of my list. Let’s get started. Continue reading →
Starring: Go Soo as Dae-Ho, Sol Kyung Gu as Detective Bang-Sub, Kang Hye Jung as So-Hyun, Park Yoo Chun as mysterious man, Park In Hwan as Sung-pil, Chun Ho Jin as Jo Myung-chul, Lee Shi Ah as Mi Yeo, and Jun Suk Ho as Choi Kyung Hwan
You know, I have PURE love for both Jo Seung Woo and Bae Doo Na! It’s like an early Birthday and Christmas gift tied together to have these two in a drama together! I’m so looking forward to it and really hope it is picked up by someone! Hell! I’ll just watch it raw!!!
Well, this drama is starting off with a huge, beautifully shot, intense teaser that has me itching to solve whatever mystery Jo Seung Woo & Bae Doo Na are investigating. It is almost time to start another great weekend TvN drama and Forest of Secrets looks like it will be full of intrigue and gritty politicking. Just what I like in my suspense dramas.
Starring: Hong Jong Hyun as Han Chul Soo, Jin Se Yeon as Park Yeong Hee, Shin Jung Keun as Han Dal Sik, Jun Soo Kyung as Jo Gang Ja, Kim Eung Soo as Park Man Choon, Park Eun Hye as Park Yeong Mi, Kim Do Yeon as Park Yeong Sook