If you’re currently drama fiending like I am, here’s a list of premiere dates and stats for upcoming dramas so you know just when to go crazy:
05/04 (Wed.) – BEST LOVE (MBC)
– Starring Gong Hyo-jin, Cha Seung-won, Yoon Kye-sang, Yoo In-na
– Shenanigans to the n’th degree of a hated ex-idol (Gong) and a beloved actor (Cha)
– (+) The entire cast!
– (-) Possibly stupid female lead, even stupider secondary female
05/09 (Mon.) – LIE TO ME (SBS)
– Starring Yoon Eun-hye and Kang Ji-hwan
– (+) Video teaser reveals that this might be a lot funnier than I expected because Kang Ji-hwan is funny (and fine as hale to boot)
– (-) Forced fake marriage. Sigh. When will we tire of this?
05/11 (Wed.) – ROMANCE TOWN (KBS)
– Starring Song Yu-ri, Jung Kyu-won, Min Hyo-rin
– (+) Jung Kyu-won, and the possibility that he will be shirtless
– (-) Plucky, happy-go-lucky girl serving rich, uptight chaebol
05/25 (Wed.) – CITY HUNTER (SBS)
– Starring Lee Min-ho and Park Min-young
– (+) Lee Min-ho playing a different character every time he stars in a drama
– (-) Park Min-young
05/30 (Mon.) – RIPLEY (MBC)
– Starring Lee Dae-hae, Park Yoo-chun, Kim Seung-woo, Kang Hye-jung
– (+) Seeing Kang Hye-jung back on the small screen, watching
my imaginary baby daddyKim Seung-woo
– (-) Possibly trainwrecky story filled with really melodramatic betrayals and revenges
– (-) Yoo-chun getting the girl?! Against Kim Seung-woo?!?!