The Fever Watch - Nov 18, 2009
Kim Bum rocks the cornrows as a nightclub host in his new movie Emergency! More pics and more details on the action flick, also starring Bae Soo Jin and Kim Byul, are right here.
New interviews from the fascinating upcoming release The Actresses, which brings together six generations of Korean screen beauties including Kim Min Hee and Kim Ok Vin. Described as "sort of like a Korean, female version of Ocean's Eleven," with each actress playing a character with her own name, the viewer can never be sure where the line between fiction and reality is.
Too hot for TV? Korean makjang dramas are under attack by lawmakers in their homeland for racy subject matter and violation of Teenager Protection Time, Korea's "Family Hour." Bapjwo, a drama about an estranged couple that contained a scene of implied spousal rape, was particularly targeted. The story with possibly large implications for the future of Korean drama is here. Do you think these dramas go too far?
A fun new photo leaked online from the new Hero-Drama starring Lee Joon Ki and Yoon Soy looks straight out of Dancing with the Stars--check it out here!
The 14th Annual Asian Television Awards were announced, with Boys Over Flowers and Beethoven Virus each snagging a nomination in the Best TV Drama category. If you haven't watched them already, they're right here on Drama Fever! The entire list of nominations is here.
Lee Seung Ki stars in the new Edwin Winter 2009 collection--see how he keeps all warm and toasty!
Hyun Bin and co-star Lee Bo Young were looking dapper at the press conference for their new film I Am Happy. You can find photos from the event here, and find out more about the film and read interview highlights here.
Lee Wei appeared on Hi My Sweetheart in ugly-guy drag, complete with fake nose hairs. Also, Autumn's Concerto begins its new storyline, introducing cutie Xiao Xiao Bin, and Vanessa Wu's much-anticipated shower scene!
Finally, Kim Hyun Joong hilariously roasted SS501's looks on the Golden Bell talk show, and the video is right here--enjoy!