Tag: Lee Young Ae

Favorite Female Roles (Part 2)

Here is Part 2 of our Favorite Female Roles poll. (Part 1 is here. Please check out the Favorite Male Roles poll as well: Parts 1 and 2.) I really like this second part because it allows me to pay tribute to one of the brightest lights in the Korean film industry. She has left… Read More ›

Dae Jang Geum truisms

Anyone who’s both a kdrama addict and an idiom collector should watch Dae Jang Geum (a.k.a. Jewel in the Palace, 2003). In every intrigue-packed episode there’s a proverb to ponder and a lesson to learn. Just take a look at these truisms from the drama. Travel light unless you are the king. On my last… Read More ›