It is a great time to be a Korean drama fan, Soompiers! There are more dramas, TV stations, producers, directors, and actors than ever before to deliver the content we love. Streaming sites like Viki bring Korean dramas to our personal devices and into our homes for some quality entertainment. Years ago the international audience didn’t have it as good as we do now, but boy have there been a slew of amazing dramas to keep our eyes, hearts, and minds fed. This summer, let’s pay homage to the last 10 years that brought dramas to where they are today.
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On June 13, a recent survey by Munhwa Ilbo revealed that the average age of actresses in currently airing K-dramas is 26.8 years.
The survey looked at six actresses in mini-series currently being broadcast across the three public broadcasting stations (KBS, MBC, and SBS). They found that youngest lead actress was Kim So Hyun (born 1999) in the MBC drama Ruler: Master of the Mask and the oldest actress was Lee Si Young (born 1982) in MBCs Lookout.
With all the amazing actors and rookie actors coming out in dramas these days, it can be tough to pin-point who your ideal type is. Think we have what it takes to figure out who exactly your ideal K-drama actor type is based on your preference in dramas? Take this quiz to find out!
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2PMs Chansung and actress Park Min Young will be reuniting to act in the same drama for the first time in 10 years in Queen for 7 Days.
On May 29, during the press conference for KBS 2TVs upcoming Wednesday-Thursday drama, Queen for 7 Days, Chansung mentioned that this is his second time acting alongside Park Min Young, the first time being on MBCs sitcom Unstoppable High Kick. He said, It feels so fresh. It was so great to see her, since it made me think of the times we used to film together.
EXO-L around the globe needs to be prepared to get hot this summer because EXO just dropped a hint that they will release a comeback album this summer. The members said that the tracks in their new album will have summer-related themes that surely will make everyone crazy about it.
Baekhyun hinted that the songs will tell a lot about the scorching heat of summer, Yonhap News reported. The singer also stated that the group and the label have landed a title song that may also be the title of their new album. Baekhyun expects the song to hit hard this summer although he refused to give any further details about the long-awaited comeback.