Jung Hae-in stars as Ha Dongsoo in a still from Disney+ K-drama Connect.

Review | Connect: Takashi Miike’s wild and grungy K-drama debut loses its way

This Disney+ K-drama follows Ha Dongsoo, played by Jung Hae-in, who is a ‘connect’, a superhuman who can reattach his severed body parts. After a good start, the story moves to a wispy climax.

8 Dec 2022 - 6:15PM

With K-dramas, anime, Asia-Pacific ‘key pillar’ for Disney’s next 100 years

Disney pledges to increase its content creation and distribution in the Asia-Pacific, as it touts upcoming K-drama series including Big Bet, starring Choi Min-sik.

Disney pledges to increase its content creation and distribution in the Asia-Pacific, as it touts upcoming K-drama series including Big Bet, starring Choi Min-sik.

7 Dec 2022 - 6:45PM

Review | Money Heist: Korea Part 2 – Netflix action thriller begins to ring hollow

Netflix K-drama set in the national mint in a unified Korea has lost some of the spark and promise of the first series, with characters that are unrelatable and a lack of intrigue and tension.

Netflix K-drama set in the national mint in a unified Korea has lost some of the spark and promise of the first series, with characters that are unrelatable and a lack of intrigue and tension.

7 Dec 2022 - 3:49AM

After CGI-heavy Connect, star Jung Hae-in has new respect for Marvel actors

Jung Hae-in reveals why acting in Disney+ sci-fi K-drama Connect made him realise why Marvel actors are so good at what they do, and how his character is no superhero.

Jung Hae-in reveals why acting in Disney+ sci-fi K-drama Connect made him realise why Marvel actors are so good at what they do, and how his character is no superhero.

6 Dec 2022 - 5:06PM

‘It felt like a challenge’: Kim Young-kwang on Somebody serial killer role

The Korean drama star is used to appearing in romantic comedies but broadened his repertoire to play a ruthless serial killer in Netflix show Somebody.

The Korean drama star is used to appearing in romantic comedies but broadened his repertoire to play a ruthless serial killer in Netflix show Somebody.

3 Dec 2022 - 6:41AM