Newcomer Jeon Jong Seo to act alongside Yoo Ah In, “Burning” holds Gosa ceremony

Director Lee Chang Dong’s new movie “Burning” confirmed newcomer Jeon Jong Seo (or Jun Jong Seo) as the leading actress.     Jun Jong Seo (22 years old) beat the competition after casting trials in an audition, and will star with Yoo Ah In in “Burning” as the character Haemi. Haemi is a 27 year-old … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In & Studio Concrete interviews in ‘Oh! Creator’ + what his crews think of him

On May 29th, Yoo Ah In tweeted the interviews with ‘Oh! Creator’ about Studio Concrete and his artist crews. ‘Oh! Creator’ is the content from Naver Design Press that introduces people to contemporary designers and artists. Naver Design Press selects a creator every week and publish the interview in ‘Oh! Creator’ Series from Monday to … Continue reading

Im Soo Jung Talks About Yoo Ah In, Chicago Typewriter broadcast in Japan this month + BTS clips

Actress Im Soo Jung graces the covers of InStyle, May 2017, and Grazia, July 2017 edition. In the interviews with both magazines, she talks about Yoo Ah In and Chicago Typewriter. Let’s find out what this lovely lady has in mind about our smexy Han Se Joo/Seo Hwi Young~^^   In the May interview with InStyle, Im … 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

Yoo Ah In’s Studio Concrete releases 1TO10 Series ver.2 “Masterpiece”, available in CCRT online store

Yoo Ah In is wearing 1TO10 Ver.2 MASTERPIECE in “Chicago Typewriter” (cr: ND)   Yoo Ah In’s Studio Concrete is looking to repeat the commercial success of its critically acclaimed “How Do You Feel 1 to 10?” series. Two years after the launching of 1TO10 series version 1, Studio Concrete released the Series 1TO10 Version … Continue reading

Chicago Typewriter Finale Appreciation Post Part 2: Seo Hwi Young Fever

One of the best things and the most magical thing Chicago Typewriter has is an extraordinary and complicated alpha-male character Seo Hwi Young.   How can you not love a man who is so noble to a fault that he would stay true to his beliefs and then watch him imprint the image of the … 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

The Various Findings in “Chicago Typewriter”: The historical background and real people who inspire the characters

  No matter which era you live in, life is an agony. There’s no such thing as perfect world. Every era has its own problems and things you’d want to resist. We resist, struggle, fight, and win. That’s how we shape the world we live in. Thanks to the youth you guys sacrificed, we can … 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