Singaporean actresses Zoe Tay and Felicia Chin have been nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role at this year’s Asian Television Awards. The actresses have been nominated for their appearances in Mediacorp’s “You Can be an Angel 2” and Toggle’s “2589 Days Apart”, respectively. Popular South Korean drama “Guardian: The Lonely and Great God” – better known as “Goblin” – has also been nominated for Best Drama Series. These are just a few of the 267 nominees at the awards, which will take place on 30 November and 1 December 2017 at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. ...
With four wins at the Korea Cable TV Awards (KCTA) Show 2017 on Friday (10 March), hit Korean drama “Goblin” was undoubtedly the biggest winner of the night.
If you’ve not seen the Korean drama that everyone has been talking about, here’s a sneak peek on what to expect for each episode. Don’t worry, we’ve kept the spoilers to the minimum!Episode 1: Goblin and his bride meet for the first time
Fans of “Goblin” will surely list lead actor Gong Yoo as one of the biggest draws of this hit Korean drama. When Eun-tak started staying with Kim Shin and the Grim Reaper (Lee Dong-wook), she also helped out with the chores like a grateful house guest. Remember how Kim Shin tried to impress her with a classical painting, only to get ignored?
After acting in 2016’s biggest Korean blockbuster “Train to Busan”, he’s taking the lead role in “Goblin” – the TV series that might be the biggest Korean drama of 2017. It is no wonder that 37-year-old Gong Yoo has become the face of his country’s – or the whole of Asia’s – movie and television entertainment industry. Gong Yoo was one of many A-list Korean actors who turned down the role, with some stating reasons such as being uncomfortable with shaving their heads, not wanting to stay abroad for a long period of time, and filming a pre-produced drama (drama productions in Korea are filmed concurrently during broadcasting). Gong Yoo contributed his singing voice to the romantic comedy “Big”, where he starred opposite Lee Min-jung and Miss A’s Suzy.
If you’re a diehard fan of Descendants of the Sun, good news for you! The star team behind the hit drama, Director Lee Eung Bok and Writer Kim Eun Sook are back with a new fantasy story. Make way Yoo Si Jin! Goblin and Grim Reaper are in the house! During his hiatus from the small screen, Gong Yoo has been reigning the box office with Train to Busan and Age of Shadows.