Kdrama Podcast 89: DREAM HIGH episode 1 recap GUEST GAB

GUEST GAB is back, featuring very special guest, Gee, a man who doesn’t watch kdrama at all. This is the show where Lee Evie forces him to watch the first episode of a random Korean drama, and then recap it back to her, along with a fun quiz and other random games. This week they watched the first episode of DREAM HIGH, which was Lee Evie’s very fist ever kdrama! This one is from 2011, stars Suzy, Taecyeon, Kim soo Hyun and IU, and holds a very special place in Lee Evie’s heart! … More Kdrama Podcast 89: DREAM HIGH episode 1 recap GUEST GAB

Kdrama Podcast 88: MR QUEEN overview

Be a manly modern day chef, get sucked into the body of a noblewoman in Joseon Korea, married off to a King with a secret, and … fall in love? This week on the show Lee Evie is discussing the absolute gem of a 2020 / 2021 Korean drama MR QUEEN. Starring the glorious Shin Hye-Sun in the absolute mind-bogglingly incredible performance of the female (?) lead, as well as Kim Jung-hyun as the regal king, and many many others, including lovely newcomers Na In-woo and Seol In-ah, and always lovely Choi Jin-hyuk in a cameo role. This historical body-swap kdrama is funny, heartbreaking, exciting, hysterical and swoony, and Lee Evie couldn’t have adored it more (actually she could have, and she talks about that at length, haha). … More Kdrama Podcast 88: MR QUEEN overview

Kdrama Podcast 87: ZOMBIE DETECTIVE overview

Die, get resurrected as a zombie, and then spend a year wearing flowery ahjumma pants and running on a treadmill, because this week Lee Evie is discussing the gory 2020 comedy Korean drama ZOMBIE DETECTIVE. Starring the (always) charismatic Choi Jin-hyuk, this silly yet charming kdrama is very tongue-in-cheek, very fun, and a very fast watch. Lee Evie really enjoyed it! … More Kdrama Podcast 87: ZOMBIE DETECTIVE overview

Kdrama Podcast 86: LOVE ALARM season 2 overview

Hide your feelings, only fall in love with whoever the internet tells you to, and ring love alarms instead of saying ‘I love you’, because this week Lee Evie is discussing the second season of melancholy romance 2021 Korean drama LOVE ALARM. Starring the always incredible Kim So-hyun, and also Song Kang and Jung Ga-ram, this kdrama hints at a terrifying social future dependent on the whims of corporations who create social media apps … but focuses instead on a quiet love story and the emotional growth of one traumatised woman. Lee Evie unexpectedly REALLY enjoyed this season. It was kind of beautiful. … More Kdrama Podcast 86: LOVE ALARM season 2 overview

Kdrama Podcast 85: GRAND PRINCE overview

Wear a fake glued-on beard, die multiple times, and then save the country, because this week on the podcast, Lee Evie is discussing the epic 2018 Korean drama sageuk GRAND PRINCE. This sweepingly romantic historical kdrama stars Yoon Si Yoon, as a fake-bearded tragic prince, Jin Se-yeon as a woman much stronger than she knows, and Joo Sang-wook as a man who covets everything he cannot have. Except for all the fake beards, Lee Evie loved this kdrama! … More Kdrama Podcast 85: GRAND PRINCE overview

Kdama Podcast 84: SWEET HOME season 1 overview

Get stuck in a crumbling apartment building with a bunch of crazy monsters, because this week on the show Lee Evie is discussing the surprising gem of a horror kdrama SWEET HOME. This 2020 Korean drama is exciting, action packed, and yet deeply emotional too, and stars a huge ensemble cast of excellent actors, including monster-sad-boy Song Kang, gangster Lee Jin-Wook, action star Lee Si-Young, and Lee Evie’s new personal favourites Lee Do-Hyun, and Park Gu-Young (and many more!) This show was so much more than Lee Evie expected, and she LOVED it! Wow. … More Kdama Podcast 84: SWEET HOME season 1 overview

Kdrama Podcast 83: TAMRA THE ISLAND episode 1 GUEST GAB

GUEST GAB is back, featuring very special guest, Gee, a man who doesn’t watch kdrama at all. This is the show where Lee Evie forces him to watch the first episode of a random Korean drama, and then recap it back to her, along with a fun quiz and other random games. This week they watched the first episode of TAMRA THE ISLAND, a weird old historical show that no one else has ever heard of, but that Lee Evie truly adores. … More Kdrama Podcast 83: TAMRA THE ISLAND episode 1 GUEST GAB

Kdrama Podcast 82: HOTEL DEL LUNA overview

Wear glamourous clothes, sip champagne, and hold a thousand-year-old grudge, because this week on the show Lee Evie is chatting about the 2019 Korean drama emotional rollercoaster that is HOTEL DEL LUNA. Starring the INCREDIBLE IU and Yeo Jin-gu, as well as Lee Do-hyun (total scene stealer!), this ghost story kdrama is both funny, poignant and tragic, and Lee Evie loved it. … More Kdrama Podcast 82: HOTEL DEL LUNA overview

Kdrama Podcast 81: TRUE BEAUTY overview

Grab some makeup, slather it on (professionally, of course) and then find true love, because this week on the show Lee Evie is discussing the absolute gem that is the 2021 Korean drama youth rom-com TRUE BEAUTY. This excellent kdrama pretends to be a silly fluffy comedy about hiding your identity, but turns out to be a deeply thoughtful, beautiful and moving story about learning to stand up for yourself and love yourself … and of course, there is a whole heap of romance along the way! Starring the incredible Moon Ga-Young, the handsome Cha Eun-woo and the scene-stealer Hwang In-yeop, this show is WORTH YOUR TIME! Lee Evie adored it. … More Kdrama Podcast 81: TRUE BEAUTY overview

Kdrama Podcast 80: Your favourite kdramas GUEST GABBLE with multiple guests

This week Lee Evie is so excited to present a very special episode. She asked listeners on Patreon to talk to her about a favourite kdrama and tell her why they love it. This GUEST GABBLE episode features lots of very special guests and Lee Evie thinks it might be her favourite episode of this show ever! Guests are: Izzie, Shade, Katherine, Barisbi, Catalina, Lizzie and Lilliana, thank you all SO MUCH! … More Kdrama Podcast 80: Your favourite kdramas GUEST GABBLE with multiple guests