Historical genre

I took a look at 2019 historical lakorns here. Now here’s an updated look at the historical genre. I included the many lakorns that have a past and present life, as well as time travel lakorns, ghost/horror lakorns and so on. So if you want to see what’s out there, take a look at this […]

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What’s Next?

Outside of the plot and actors, one of the things that will always catch my attention about upcoming dramas is fashion. The look of a production, the beauty of sets or scenes, anything of that nature. This time, it was the fashion of Ruk Laek Pop (2020) that caught my eye. This looks to be a […]

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Tuesday's Teaser: Toong Sanaeha

Toong Sanaeha (2020) is coming soon to Channel 3 on February 16, 2020. It stars Top Jaron, Toey Jarinporn, and Bomb Tanin in what looks to be a love triangle. There is forbidden love, forced marriage and it’s set in the 1970s, which is an unusual historical time period for lakorns to be set in. No […]

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What about Noon Woranuch?

We’ve looked at Chompoo Araya and Aff Takasorn lives post lakornland. Or mostly post lakornland. Now let’s take a look at a woman who still regularly stars in lakorns as she nears her 40s, Nune or Noon Woranuch. Noon has been in the business since 1997 and she seems to have only grown more popular […]

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What’s Next?

There seem to be a lot of tales involving snakes in Thailand, Nakee (2016) and its popular sequel Nakee 2 (2018). 2020’s Kiss of the Cobra or Jao Mae Asorapit (2020) is the latest tale about snakes coming from GMM which came out February 10, 2020. Jao Mae Asorapit stars Vill Wannarot and Bright Norraphat as the main […]

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What's Next?

Yes, I’ve already written about this lakorn here, but what can I say? This couple is definitely tops on my list of most anticipated couples. James Jirayu and Taew Natapohn recently finished filming Leh Bunpakarn, but we don’t yet have an airing date. This lakorn involves reincarnation, mysteries, past lives, romance, and even, marriage? James […]

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What’s Next?

This lakorn sounds like it has bits and pieces from various dramas in it. Duang Baeb Nee Mai Mee Ju (2020) will air on Channel 3. It has an office girl, fortune telling and an ugly boy turning into a swan, metaphorically speaking. Luckkana or Gie is an office girl who is addicted to fortune telling. […]

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Everyone Wears a Mask

This will be a light hearted look at lakornland’s common tropes of crossdressing, hidden and secret identities and the disguises and pretenses that exist in so many lakorns. Lakorns often have people who hide their identities or pretend to be someone else often for purposes of revenge or to find out the truth. We also […]

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Deep Dive Part 2 – Slap and Kiss

I’ve decided to do another deep dive into lakorns. What does that mean? Using mydramalist’s tags, I try to find answers to common questions I or others have about lakorns. Part 1 focused on marriage. Part 2 will look at the slap and kiss genre of lakorns. But before we start, it’s probably a good […]

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