Yoo Ah In records highest number of food trucks during “Chicago Typewriter” filming

Sending the food truck, snack truck or buffet to actors in the filming location is the part of Korean fans culture called “fans support”. They keep crews fed when there are no lunch boxes or nearby restaurants available. They play an important role, accommodating irregular mealtimes according to shooting schedules, feeding dozens of crew members … Continue reading

“Chicago Typewriter” releases Original Soundtrack CD, fanmade videos ensue

Chicago Typewriter is known for its beautiful soundtracks, and several of them are in English. The original soundtrack (OST) DVD is out worldwide in Yesasia. Yesasia quoted as saying, “tvN drama Chicago Typewriter revolves around the modern-day reincarnations of three 1930s revolutionaries whose destinies interplay into a whimsical romance because of an ancient typewriter. Yoo … Continue reading

Chicago Typewriter Finale Appreciation Post Part 1: Praises and Criticisms

Chicago Typewriter, starring Yoo Ah In, Im Soo Jung, and Go Kyung Pyo, just wrapped up the finale episode last Saturday, June 3rd, with a quite satisfying ending. Despite not earning spectacular viewerships, which hovering between 2 to 3 percent [note: for cable network, 2% viewerships ratings is considered high, with the calculation of 1% … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In Attends the 53rd Baeksang Arts Awards, Kim Hye Soo Gives Him Words of Encouragement

  Yoo Ah In attended the 53rd Baeksang Arts Awards on Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017. He was invited to attend the ceremony as the last year’s winner of Best Actor in a TV Series. Yoo Ah In won Actor Top Excellence in the TV series, for his acting in the popular 50-episodes sageuk “Six Flying … Continue reading

The various findings in “Chicago Typewriter”: The journey to find the soul of writing & a writer’s critical self-reflection

“Chicago Typewriter” went half way through the end last weekend. The storyline and Yoo Ah In’s acting as two characters earned good reviews.    Drama Critics  Critics praise Yoo Ah In’s acting skills in playing two different characters from different eras. Many said he successfully created two very different persons. From their physical features alone, Han … Continue reading

[PHOTOS/VIDS/TRANS] Yoo Ah In attends Chicago Typewriter press junket

tvN’s new Friday-Saturday drama “Chicago Typewriter” premiered just yesterday, April 7, at 8 p.m. KST. The drama’s character lineup includes best-selling writer, Han Se Joo (Yoo Ah In), who has fallen into a slump, the mysterious ghost writer, Yoo Jin Oh (Go Kyung Pyo), who could save his career, and Han Se Joo’s former diehard … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In News Bits February 2017: Studio Concrete’s exhibitions, house redecorating, Chicago Typewriter’s script reading, and more

Not much things went on in our Master Sik’s SNS-sphere during February. While mostly working with his artist group for several of Studio Concrete’s exhibitions, Yoo Ah In was preparing for the upcoming drama “Chicago Typewriter” too. In addition to his off-screen activities, he appeared as the cover for W Magazine with Song Hye Kyo … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In News Bits January 2017: The Legend Hall of Fame, Therapy and More

Welcome to another round of Yoo Ah In’s news bits for January. Not much went on, besides the ‘W’ Korea magazine interview and photoshoot, the “Burning” casting news and his military enlistment updates during the month, and yet he still got to stand with Korea’s best movie stars in the legends hall of fame 😀 … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In is in Talks For Lead Role in Upcoming tvN Drama “Chicago Typewriter”

Yoo Ah In’s military enlistment is coming up, but he may get one more project in before he goes, as the lead in tvN’s upcoming drama, “Chicago Typewriter” (“시카고 타자기”, tentative title). In response to reports about his appearance in the drama, a source from Yoo Ah In’s side clarified, “It is true that we … Continue reading

Haruki Murakami’s film adaptation “Burning” starring Yoo Ah In starts filming August + Update on Enlistment

With all the confirmed-unconfirmed-confirmed news every month, Lee Chang Dong’s most anticipated movie “Burning (버닝)” could most likely be accused of trolling the movie buffs and actor’s fans. Sadly, the director is no troll. The situations around him are trolling him. On January 24, news outlet reveals that the director Lee Chang Dong’s movie “Burning” … Continue reading