(KOTW) Kiss-Of-The-Week: Jealousy Incarnate [Episode 9]

And this week belongs to the tall and boyishly handsome, Go Kyung Pyo.screen-shot-2016-12-11-at-2-13-57-am

From The Flower Boy Next Door to Coin Locker Girl and Reply 1988, Go Kyung Pyo’s now chalking up swoon-worthy moments as Jung Won on Jealousy Incarnate. The fashionably ready designer had to do more than fend off paparazzi photos and engagement rumors to quell the doubts of one Pyo Na Ri (Gong Hyo Jin).

Because what can you do when she returns the dress that you designed and tailored for her personally?kiss1



Cue kiss, cue rain, cue swoon.

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Sweet kdrama dreams, errbody.


Check out my previous post on Jealousy Incarnate (질투의 화신). Currently airing Wednesday-Thursday.


The One Where Kang Ha Neul Slays

If you’ve been watching Scarlet Heart, you already know – your efforts are useless: this is the one where we all fall ridiculously in love with Kang Ha Neul.

The actor is part of the recent hottest-kdrama-actors-fire-sale aka the cast of currently airing drama Scarlet Heart: Ryeo.screen-shot-2016-09-10-at-6-33-53-pm kang ha neul

The drama, starring IU (Dream High, and a ton of other things but for some reason I always just remember her from that one), portrays a woman in modern day who travels back in time to the Goryeo dynasty – in the middle of the princes’ royal bath. And sure, it’s got those typical sageuk plotline sandwiches of power, status, and corruption, but it’s mainly about romance. And throw in a morsel of sideplot with the heroine sniffing out the coup d’etat herself. Can’t be easy to spot the one with the most power-hungry, fratricidal ambitions among them.


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Nothing like a good ol’ sweeping, historical sageuk with blossoming love lines, beautiful shooting locations, and bevy of princely brothers to welcome you into the autumn kdrama season.


Discovering the show is much like having the good fortune of stumbling upon a bunch of the gorgeously handsome.scarlet heart bath kang ha neul shirtless

There’s Nam Joo Hyuk, Ji Soo, Hong Jong Hyun, Lee Joon Gi – that should be another post altogether. All suitors aside, I’m caught up on the 7 eps which have aired thus far and this is clearly a very super sexy star vehicle for Kang Ha Neul. If you’ve never noticed him before, you might as well prepare to wipe the drool now. In fact, go ahead. Take a good look.scarlet heart boys looking fourth wall

KHN didn’t get the girl in Monstar. Can’t exactly call it a love line when it’s with a ghost in Mourning Grave. Didn’t get the girl in Heirs. Not in Twenty. Ladies be cray. You talkin’ about this face?

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Well, I hope you get the girl this time, bae. ‘Cause you def got that sexy game figured out. And it slays me.

Slays.kang ha neul

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Hellooo, Kang Ha Neul. Where you been my whole life?

Scarlet Heart: Ryeo aka Moon Lovers (달의 연인-보보경심 려). SBS.
August 29 – November 1, 2016.
Writer: Jo Yoon Young (Cinderella Man), Tong Hua (novel).
Director: Kim Kyu Tae (It’s Okay, That’s Love).
Cast: IU, Kang Ha Neul (Heirs), Lee Joon Ki, Ji Soo (Sassy Go Go), Nam Joo Hyuk (School 2015), Kim Sung Gyun (Reply 1988).

Umbrella Couple Spotted: Jealousy Incarnate

If there’s anything good that comes from a rainy day, it’s a reason to huddle close under an umbrella with something tall, handsome, and named Go Kyung Pyo.
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Pyo Na Ri (Gong Hyo Jin) jumps at the sudden thunderstorm and fortuitously under the portable canopy of signature K-drama coupledom with Go Jung Won (Go Kyung Pyo), in a beautifully lit Bangkok, nonetheless. Let it rain.

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Sidenote: Go Kyung Pyo never looked this good. Makes you wonder if you should’ve abandoned Team Choi Taek and Team Jung Hwan altogether and just rooted for Team Sunwoo.

And psst…Cameo Alert: BamBam from Got7 in Episode 1.https://www.dramafever.com/drama/4924/1/Jealousy_Incarnate/?ap=1?utm_source=hasoffers&utm_medium=textlink&utm_term=melissaleavesthevillage&utm_campaign=affiliate&offer_id=12&aff_id=398

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go kyung pyoJealousy Incarnate (질투의 화신).

Writer: Seo Sook Hyang (Miss Korea)

Director: Park Shin Woo (Hyde, Jekyll, Me)
Aug 24 – Nov 10, 2016.
Cast: Gong Hyo Jin (Producer), Jo Jung Suk (Oh My Ghostess), Go Kyung Pyo (Reply 1988), Jung Sang Hoon (Lucky Romance).

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