It is a very exciting time in K-drama land as two romantic melodramas go head to head this season.
"A Gentleman's Dignity", touted as Korea's male version of "Sex and the City", is in direct competition with "Big", a body switching romantic comedy. What makes this particular K-drama romance war more interesting is that it presents competing legends in the fields of acting and scriptwriting.
Actors battle it out
"A Gentleman's Dignity" is the comeback drama project of one of Korea's most beloved actors Jang Dong Gun ("The Warrior's Way", "All About Eve") after a 12-year absence in the genre. "A Gentleman's Dignity" is an adult melodrama about the lovelife and travails of four 40-something men which is a unique concept in K-drama. The drama also stars popular actors Kim Ha Neul ("You're My Pet", "Blind"), Kim Soo Ro ("God of Study"), Kim Min Jong ("Athena", "The Man Called God"), Lee Jong Hyuk ("Fugitive Plan B", "Chuno").
"Big", on the other hand, is the much awaited comeback drama ofRead More »from K-drama romance war: ‘A Gentleman’s Dignity versus ‘Big’