drama: YOU WHO CAME FROM THE STARS

Sassy Girl or Yupki Girl is back. And I mean Jun Ji-hyun. Is it safe to assume that if you’re a fan of Asian pop culture, you must have seen MY SASSY GIRL (2001)? I really loved that movie that until now, I still use yupkigirl as pseudonym. Jun Ji-hyun gained international fame through MSG…

outing celebrity couples

We have our OTPs, people that we hope would date each other; lucky us if they are already dating. Sometimes Most of the time, our OTP hopes come from dramas. But sometimes, a new couple emerges from out of nowhere and it strikes us that, hey, it might work out. Even if they haven’t worked…

IRIS 2: reel and real cross paths

[SPOILER ALERT] Today is Kim Il-sung’s birthday. Long live the great leader! If you’re following the news and what’s happening in the Korean peninsula, you might get a sense of deja vu. Because truth be told, this posturing by Pyongyang has become like a vicious cycle that it was even in the news how South…