Tag Archives: Protect the Boss

The List: Best Actor

28 Dec

2011 brought a great varieties of dramas. Usually, I tend to stick to your generic girl loves boy story, but this year, I managed to branch out (might have been one of the best decisions of my life). Continue reading


The List: Best Supporting Actors

24 Dec

I think we can all agree that 2011 was an amazing year for dramas. This year, I have laughed, cried, yelled, faceplanted in front of my computer screen more than ever.

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[Thespian Review] Ji Sung – “Protect the Boss”

30 Sep

Continuing the trend of neurotic lead male characters that Hyun Bin seem to have started late last year with Secret Garden, Protect the Boss introduces us a Hyun Bin-esque character in Cha Ji Heon. Ji Heon shares the same aspects as Hyun Bin’ Kim Joo Won; he’s full of himself and suffers from some mental disorder. But that’s where their similarities rest. Ji Heon is fundamentally different from Hyun Bin and that’s because he’s painfully aware of his issues, unlike Hyun Bin.

In addition, Ji Heon is played so differently by Ji Sung.

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[Series Review] Protect the Boss

29 Sep

Korean dramas are often very predictable with a happy ending almost always guaranteed for everyone. Yet somehow we’re expected to feel for these characters even though we all know what will happen in the end. Protect the Boss works that way. You know who will end up with who and what will happen at the end. Still, it manages to surprise audiences with the amount of comedy gold, heart, and unexpected joys that it manages to pack in every episode. It’s a rare treat to get such a cast of incredibly funny actors doing great work and the series writers’ give them plenty of good material to chew on too.

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Top Ten Tuesdays: 10 Reasons I Love Protect the Boss

27 Sep

This week is such a bittersweet week for me because my absolute favorite drama of the year thus far will come to an end this Thursday. Ahead of a formal review on Thursday as well as a Thespian Review of one of my favorite male performances of the year (Ji Sung, in the running for my #1 actor this year) on Friday, let’s take a look at the top ten reasons I LOVE Protect the Boss.

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My Favorite Scenes From Ep. 7 of Protect The Boss

29 Aug

Though long overdue, I thought it would be fun to write a short recap of my favorite scenes from my favorite episode of one of my favorite dramas EVER (and that would be Episode 7 of Protect the Boss)

*This isn’t going to be a complete recap, so I strongly recommend that you watch the episode in full* Continue reading

[Review] Protect the Boss

13 Aug

As you could probably tell from our posts here, here, and here, Clarence and I are very much on board of the Protect the Boss bus. In fact, we drive that bus. Though only 4 episodes in, the Wednesday-Thursday drama has been garnering a lot of attention for the remarkable chemistry between all four corners of the love square.

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