Some of the most successful dramas have been based on mangas. “Boys Over Flowers,” starring Lee Min Ho and Kim Hyun Joong is probably the best example as it got good ratings and achieved international fame. The drama about four spoiled rich boys who rule a school is based on the manga “Hana Yori Dango.” “City Hunter,” which also starred Lee Min Ho, was based on the Japanese manga by Tsukasa Hojo and had Nielsen ratings of almost 20 percent nationwide. . ... Read more
Manga author Kang Kyung Ok, who sued the producers of “You Who Came From The Stars, ” for plagiarism has suddenly dropped the suit.
The suit was filed on May 20th and dropped on July 3rd. The manga writer sued not only the entertainment company, HB Entertainment, but also the screenwriter Park Ji Eun. She asked for $600,000 in damages. . ... Read more
Kim Woo Bin and Joo Won are the latest in a long tradition of k-drama stars to take roles adapted directly from mangas.
Kim Woo Bin recently accepted a role in a drama inspired by the online comic book “Cheese in the Trap.” In that manga, he will play Baek In Ho, a handsome college student with a bad temper. It”s a bad boy role that he on because of his playing Choi Do Young in “The Heirs.” . ... Read more
DBSK‘s Changmin introduced his cartoon doppelganger.
On the February 12 episode of “Moonlight Prince” the cast members were talking on topic of the famous manga “Slam Dunk.” During the discussion, Changmin pointed out a particular character. “I think shooter Shin Joon Sub is interesting. I emphasize with the character who overcame his poor physique through practice.” . ... Read more
Gaksital Bridal Mask Episode 27 Video Preview
Gaksital Bridal Mask Episode 27 Synopsis Preview Translation:
Gaksital strikes down Kimura Taro.
Rushing in at that moment, Shunji sees his father’s bleeding and lying unconscious/dead…. ... Read more