Beyond The Classroom Walls: Top 3 K-Drama Teachers

Teachers have an enormous responsibility because few other adults have such massive potential to impact students' lives. It doesn't matter where you're from, how many years you've been in school, or what kind of school you attend(ed): everyone remembers the people who taught them. The impact a teacher may have on his or her students … Continue reading Beyond The Classroom Walls: Top 3 K-Drama Teachers

10 Scenes In The ‘Extracurricular’ Finale I’m Still Thinking About

I finished Extracurricular about two weeks ago and still find my mind wandering back to it sometimes. So I compiled a list of ten moments in the last two episodes that especially stuck out to me. These scenes are either simply awesome to watch in general, or they seriously left me thinking afterwards. Or both. … Continue reading 10 Scenes In The ‘Extracurricular’ Finale I’m Still Thinking About

Is ‘Extracurricular’ Worth The Hype?: Honest First Impressions Of The Netflix K-Drama

Whatever you're expecting out of Extracurricular, chuck it. This drama will obliterate your expectations as effortlessly as it sucks you into its story. It's deviant, dark, and incredibly addicting. And after getting about halfway through, I realized I have many thoughts on this baby that I need to sort out. So, another session of writing … Continue reading Is ‘Extracurricular’ Worth The Hype?: Honest First Impressions Of The Netflix K-Drama

Closure At A Bittersweet Cost: ‘Nobody Knows’ Final Episode Review

Nobody Knows is the best drama I've seen in a long time -- and its final episode does not disappoint. It maintains pace and character consistency while wrapping things up satisfactorily -- all of which can be a challenge to nail down in any finale. Keep reading to find out which moments stand out above … Continue reading Closure At A Bittersweet Cost: ‘Nobody Knows’ Final Episode Review

Why ‘Nobody Knows’ Oddball Villain Is Giving The Joker A Run For His Money

As someone who typically likes the antagonistic characters in dramas, finding a villain I love to hate (and hate to love) is exhilarating because -- let's be real -- not every antagonist is created equal. Yet, from the moment Baek Sang Ho (played by the brilliant Park Hoon) first strolls on-screen in Nobody Knows -- … Continue reading Why ‘Nobody Knows’ Oddball Villain Is Giving The Joker A Run For His Money

‘Nobody Knows’ First Impressions: A Perfect Blend Of Murder, Mystery, And Family Drama

The first four episodes of Nobody Knows are out, and I'm already having to talk myself down from ravenously binging each episode the second it airs and is subtitled. This is much easier said than done -- and it's not going well, by the way. In fact, I was so excited to begin the drama … Continue reading ‘Nobody Knows’ First Impressions: A Perfect Blend Of Murder, Mystery, And Family Drama

Korea’s New Favorite Bad Boy: A Look At Rookie Actor Lee Jae Wook’s Short (But Impressive) Career So Far

Not long ago, one of my friends emphatically recommended I watch Extraordinary You. I agreed to give it a shot, but mostly to pacify her; I honestly had no intention of finishing the drama simply because I was expecting yet another high school love story. I got sucker punched by a K-drama. Hours after graciously … Continue reading Korea’s New Favorite Bad Boy: A Look At Rookie Actor Lee Jae Wook’s Short (But Impressive) Career So Far