US Remake of “Good Doctor” to Air on CBS

After almost four months since news of a US remake for “Good Doctor” was released, more details regarding the program have been finalized. On August 29, KBS confirmed that the KBS 2TV drama series, “Good Doctor,” will be remade by US broadcast station CBS. This is the first time that a major US broadcast company will remake a Korean drama. KBS also revealed that the US rema...

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Jun Ji Hyun and Kim Byung Man Win Awards at Korea Broadcast Awards

Actress Jun Ji Hyun and comedian Kim Byung Man will be taking home grand awards from the 41th Korea Broadcast Awards. On August 5, the Korean Broadcasting Association announced the winners for the 41th Korea Broadcast Awards. The winners were decided over a two week period by various judges.  Jun Ji Hyun won the Best Actor Award for her portrayal of Chun Song Yi in the hit drama “Man from th...

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6 Reasons Why We Adore Joo Won

Joo Won is nominated for a Seoul International Drama Awards in the Outstanding Korean Drama Prize-Actor category so let’s take a look at why so many fans love this young actor. His Smile Yes this had to come first, Joo Won has an infectious smile that just melts you. He’s Really Funny He Got His Start in Musicals We know the man can act, but did you know he debuted as a musical act...

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5 Heart-Tugging Moments from “Good Doctor”

In celebration of Soompi hosting the Seoul International Drama Awards 2014, we’ve invited some fans to wax poetic about their favorite stars and dramas. Here is Soompi Forums moderator LavelyShai to bring you some of her favorite scenes from the Outstanding Korean Drama Prize (Drama) nominated “Good Doctor” starring Joo Won, Moon Chae Won, and Joo Sang Wook. Eun Ok Gets Adopted ...

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US Remake of “Good Doctor” in the Works?

The KBS Drama “Good Doctor” is currently under negotiations for a US remake according to a representative from KBS Drama. In an interview with MBN Star on May 22, the KBS Drama representative said, “The format sale of ‘Good Doctor’ is still being discussed at the US broadcasting company CBS. It is still in talks with the company and nothing is final yet.” “...

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Moon Chae Won Looking Over Role in New Film

It has been reported actress Moon Chae Won is looking over the female leading role a new film with the working title, “Three Men’s Woman.” A representative of her agency, MS Team Entertainment, carefully stated on February 12, “She was offered a role in ‘Three Men’s Woman’ last month. She is looking over the role optimistically. However, no final decision has been made. She has been receivin...

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Hwang Shin Hye’s Daughter Lee Jin Lee Seen in Royal Pirates Music Video

The news of actress Hwang Shin Hye’s daughter, Lee Jin Lee cast in Royal Pirates’ new music video, “Drawing the Line,” is the latest subject of conversation among the general public in South Korea. On January 15, Royal Pirates released their mini-album title song “Drawing the Line.” Media sources announced that Lee Jin Lee was cast as the main female actress in their music video. Throu...

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