I think I finally understand the philosophy of casting idol stars in dramas: Eyecandy Now, Laugh At Fail Later. If you really think about it, it’s a win-win deal.
Although I’m really beginning to wonder if this was written by the same fellows who did Coffee Prince, because the teaser below looks like a giant homage to every K-drama cliche in existence.
Oh, it’s called Paradise Meadow for heaven’s sake; who am I kidding?
According to Hancinema.com, Paradise Meadow is a “romantic mellow drama that is set in the beautiful nature of Jeju island” that “follows young people’s work and love” and “has a bright story and beautiful music.”
They shoulda just said, “Features Shim Changmin in a suit 75% of the time.” Sounds ten times more interesting.