IRIS’s Kim So Yeon has been cast as the lead in Prosecutor Mata Hari, a new drama from the writer and director of Shining Inheritance. Kim will play a flighty, cute character whose memorization skills allow her to ace the bar exam, but then finds that she isn’t suited to the long hours and hard work.
An excellent article on the filming of a single scene of Chuno (aka Slave Hunters) has been released. The spoilerish profile of director Kwak Jung Hwan‘s attention to historical detail at Unju Temple counters internet complaints about some supposedly ahistorical art choices on the series.
Kim Bum went prematurely gray for last night’s The Woman Who Still Wants to Marry! If you know anything about the inter-generational romantic comedy you can probably guess why–crew members said the new look reminded them of a cartoon character, but I was thinking more Lego man.
Speaking of cartoon characters, the woman behind Boys Over Flowers, Hana Yori Dango cartoonist Yoko Kamio said that Kim Hyun Joong was an almost eerily perfect fit for the character of Hanazawa Rui. Kim appears in this month’s Elle Girl.
Won Bin fans will want to check out a very casual photo shoot for Hang Ten’s Spring/Summer collection here. Like, REALLY casual. Is that last shot even supposed to be in there?
And finally, Yoon Eun Hye stars in a new, gorgeous, Avatar-inspired ad for Beyond cosmetics. Check it out!