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 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

The various findings in “Chicago Typewriter”: More on Dali + parallelism + deers

Hello, I’m @__jesse from Soompi, and thanks Mathed and Furbabe for inviting me to post on SikSeekLand. Previously, Furbabe shared a very interesting write-up on Salvador Dali’s melting clock. Here’s my own interpretation of the artwork’s relevance to the drama.   Photo: WikiArt   The Persistence of Memory In this famous 1931 painting, we see … Continue reading

The various findings in “Chicago Typewriter”: translations on the manuscripts + famous authors quotes resonate with Yoo Ah In

“Chicago Typewriter” has reached episode 4 with moderate ratings (which is not bad, though, as long as the writing is doing well!), and it especially garners more positive comments from Korean netizens as the story progresses. Translated by Kpople: Episode 3: “Chicago Typewriter Yoo Ah In Made Go Kyung Pyo A Ghostwriter, Im Soo Jung Came … Continue reading

Chicago Typewriter off to a good start, Yoo Ah In rocks the bangs + more stills released

Chicago Typewriter is off to a good start with great plot points, cinematography and acting from the cast. First aired on Friday, April 7, “Chicago Typewriter” premiered with a solid story and promising ratings. Chicago Typewriter ranked #1 drama for two days in a row. The first episode was able to spot 2nd place among all General Cable Programs at … Continue reading

Hijinx ensue in Chicago Typewriter episode 1 preview + poster shooting & more photos revealed

  Following the posters and first episode’s written plot here, it is further revealed that our hero Han Se Joo (Yoo Ah In) does fly to Chicago for his fansigning event and our heroine Jeon Seol (Im Soo Jung) sees him at the airport, based on “Chicago Typewriter” Episode 1 previews. And, while he’s sporting … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In exudes hotness in W Korea Spring Photoshoot & Digital Magazine

‘W’ Korea just can’t get enough of Yoo Ah In! Having pampered us with the drool-worthy Spring pictorial with actress Song Hye Kyo (see here), ‘W’ revealed the BTS/photoshoot video and B cuts, and released the digital magazine featuring the utterly hot Yoo Ah In for March 2017 edition. Does “B” from the “B cut” … Continue reading

Sesa Living Reveals More The Making Of Clips & Image Stills Starring Yoo Ah In

Sesa Living still gives us lotsa sweet treats and keeps teasing us with their collection of Yoo Ah In’s behind-the-scene contents. After revealing the Making Of video last September, Sesa Living released more two filming clips from the Sesa Living F/W cinemagraphs/moviegraphs version, starring Yoo Ah In. [Note: Cinemagraphs are still photographs in which a … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In & Studio Concrete Release Art Film CCRT Aerospace Episode 1: “Fragile” & Hold Exhibition

After introducing the snippets of an art film called “CCRT Aerospace” in the Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), Yoo Ah In and his Studio Concrete held an exhibition called “CCRT Aerospace: The Other Side” and launched the CCRT Aerospace Episode 1: “Fragile” art film. Yoo Ah In collaborated with “Bleak Night” award-winning director Yoon Sung … Continue reading