Nam Ji-Hyun has been offered the lead female role in upcoming SBS drama series “Suspicious Romance” starring Ji Chang-Wook. The drama series previously went under the early working title of “Yi Yeojareul Joshimhaseyo” (“Watch Out For This Woman”). Also, Lee Sung-Kyung and Han Ji-Min previously received offers to play the lead female character, but, ultimately, could not come to an agreement.
Kento Nagayama is cast in upcoming movie “Umibe no Sei to Shi” co-starring Hikari Mitsushima. Also cast in supporting roles are Masane Tsukayama, Kai Inowaki & Yota Kawase. Story for the movie takes place in 1945 on an island in Japan. Kento Nagayama will play Lieutenant Saku. He is revered on the island by the kids. A teacher (Hikari Mitsushima) is in love with him and sends him a letter to meet her at night on the beach.
“Umibe no Sei to Shi” is now set for release July 29, 2017 in Japan.
Trailer added for upcoming movie “Hirugao” starring Aya Ueto & Takumi Saito. Movie is a sequel to 2014 Fuji TV drama series “Hirugao: Love Affairs in the Afternoon” and the story is set some 3 years after the drama series. In movie “Hirugao,” Sawa Sasamoto (Aya Ueto) and Yuichiro Kitano (Takumi Saito) meet again unexpectedly in a small town and sparks fly.
“Hirugao” will be released June 10, 2017 in Japan.
First script reading upcoming for tvN drama series “Circle,” starring Yeo Jin-Goo, Kim Kang-Woo & Kong Seung-Yeon, took place March 15, 2017 at CJ E&M Center in Sangamdong, Seoul, South Korea. The first script reading included main cast members Yeo Jin-Goo, Kim Kang-Woo, Kong Seung-Yeon, Lee Gi-Kwang (‘Highlight’) & An Woo-Yeon.
Here’s a main poster and three character posters for upcoming tvN drama series “Chicago Typewriter” starring Yoo Ah-In, Lim Soo-Jung & Ko Gyung-Pyo. Story for the drama series follows writers who are reincarnated into the present day from the 1930’s.
“Chicago Typewriter” first airs April 7, 2017 in South Korea.
Trailer added for upcoming movie “The Last Cop: The Movie” starring Toshiaki Karasawa & Masataka Kubota. Movie is a remake of German TV show “Der letzte Bulle.” Story for the film follows police officer Kosuke Kyogoku (Toshiaki Karasawa) who wakes up from a coma after 30 years. He is paired with young timid police officer Ryota Mochizuki (Masataka Kubota) as he goes after the criminal who caused him to go into a coma.
“The Last Cop: The Movie” opens May 3, 2017 in Japan.