Mar 31 2020

Teaser trailer #3 and still images for SBS drama series “The King: Eternal Monarch”

Teaser trailer #3 and title teaser trailer added for SBS drama series “The King: Eternal Monarch” starring Lee Min-Ho and Kim Go-Eun. Meanwhile, above are still images of Lee Min-Ho and Kim Go-Eun in the drama series. The scene features the first meeting between Lee Gon (Lee Min-Ho) and Jung Tae-Eul (Kim Go-Eun). Filming for this scene took place in the early morning hours at an intersection in Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea.

“The King: Eternal Monarch” is now set to first air April 17, 2020 in South Korea (takes over SBS’ Friday & Saturday 10 PM time slot after “Hyena“).

Mar 30 2020

Teaser trailer for JTBC drama series “Mystic Pop-up Bar”

First teaser trailer added for JTBC drama series “Mystic Pop-up Bar” (English title) starring Hwang Jung-Eum & Yook Sung-Jae. The literal title of the drama series is “Ssanggab Cart Bar.” Around the 2 second mark, Hwang Jung-Eum’s voice appears and she says “Bloodshot eyes, shallow face, look at that dark circle.” Around the 12 second mark, Hwang Jung-Eum states “Today it’s you.”

Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Ssanggab Cart Bar opens only at night on the rooftop of a building. Wol-Joo (Hwang Jung-Eum) runs the mysterious food cart. Customers who visit Ssanggab Cart Bar consist of normal people and the dead. While drinking alcohol and eating dishes with Wol-Joo, the customers of Ssanggab Cart Bar talk about themselves and try to heal their internal wounds.

“Mystic Pop-up Bar” first airs May 20, 2020 in South Korea.

Mar 30 2020

Teaser trailer #2 for KBS2 drama series “Born Again”

Teaser trailer #2 added for KBS2 drama series “Born Again” starring Chang Ki-Yong, Jin Se-Yun & Lee Soo-Hyuk. Narration in the teaser trailer has (0:02) Chang Ki-Yong stating “Person I don’t know well,” (0:06) Chang Ki-Yong stating “Person I might know well,” (0:09) Lee Soo-Hyuk stating “Will protect you to he end,” and (0:22) Jin Se-Yun stating “20 years later … 30 years later I will miss you.”

“Born Again” first airs April 20, 2020 in South Korea.

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Mar 27 2020

Teaser trailer #3 for OCN drama series “Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation”

Teaser trailer #3 added for OCN drama series “Team Bulldog: Off-duty Investigation” starring Cha Tae-Hyun & Lee Sun-Bin. Teaser trailer #3 starts off with Cha Tae-Hyun stating in Korean “Don’t move.”

Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Jin Kang-Ho (Cha Tae-Hyun) is an enthusiastic and effective detective. He tries to catch criminals by any means necessary. He also doesn’t get along with other detectives. Kang Moo-Young (Lee Sun-Bin) is an enthusiastic PD of a TV investigative program. The program tries to catch criminals that the police could not. Kang Moo-Young is upright, but she will take risks to reveal the truth. Jin Kang-Ho and Kang Moo-Young unexpectedly meet and they begin to cooperate on unsolved cases.

“Team Bulldog: Off-duty” first airs April 4, 2020 in South Korea.

Mar 27 2020

Han Hye-Jin cast in tvN drama series “Going Out”

Han Hye-Jin is cast for the lead role in tvN drama series “Going Out” (literal tilte). Also cast in supporting roles are Kim Mi-Kyung, Kim Tae-Hoon, Kim Jung-Hwa and Yoon So-Hee. For the drama series, Han Hye-Jin will play Han Jung-Eun. She is a mother and also works. Kim Mi-Kyung will play her mother Choi Soon-Ok and Kim Tae-Hoon will play her husband Lee Woo-Cheol.

“Going Out” first airs sometime this year in South Korea.

Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Han Jung-Eun (Han Hye-Jin) has been married to Lee Woo-Cheol (Kim Tae-Hoon) for 14 years and they have a daughter. Lee Woo-Cheol works as a PD at a radio station. Han Jung-Eun is busy taking care of their family and also working, so her mother Choi Soon-Ok (Kim Mi-Kyung) comes to Seoul to help her. Suddenly, the family has a tragedy. Han Jung-Eun and her mother Choi Soon-Ok must face the truth from that day.

Mar 27 2020

First script reading for JTBC drama series “Ssanggab Cart Bar”

Here’s photos from the first script reading for JTBC drama series “Ssanggab Cart Bar” (literal title) starring Hwang Jung-Eum & Yook Sung-Jae. The first script reading took place August, 2019 at JTBC Building in Sangam, Seoul, South Korea. First script reading included main cast members Hwang Jung-Eum, Yook Sung-Jae, Choi Won-Young, Lee Joon-Hyuk, and Jung Da-Eun.

Filming for the drama series finished late February, 2020 and currently post production work is going on. Story for the drama series revolves around mysterious “Ssanggab Cart Bar,” where Wol-Joo (Hwang Jung-Eum) talks to her customers, while providing food, and heals their internal wounds. Yook Sung-Jae plays Han Kang-Bae. He is a part-time worker at Ssanggab Cart Bar.

“Ssanggab Cart Bar” first airs May 20, 2020 in South Korea.

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Mar 27 2020

Park Eun-Bin cast in SBS drama series “Do You Like Brahms?”

Park Eun-Bin is cast in SBS drama series “Do You Like Brahms?” (literal title). For the drama series, Park Eun-Bin will play lead female character Chae Song-A. Her character majored in business administration at a prestigious university, but her passion is playing the violin. After 4 years of preparation, she enrolls in the college of music at the same university where she graduated from. 4 years later, she begins to work as an intern and meets world famous pianist Park Joon-Young. Actor Kim Min-Jae is currently still considering an offer to play the lead male character.

After, Park Eun-Bin agreed to perform in the drama series, she began practicing playing the violin. Filming for “Do You Like Brahms?” is scheduled to begin filming April, 2020 and the drama series will air sometime in the second half of this year.

Mar 26 2020

Im Si-Wan offered the lead role in JTBC drama series “Run On”

Im Si-Wan has been offered the lead male role in JTBC drama series “Run On.” Currently, Im So-Wan is positively considering the offer. If Im Si-Wan accepts, he will play main character Yoon Jong-Woo.

Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Yoon Jong-Woo was once a sprinter on the national team. He eventually began to work as a sports agent.

Drama series will be directed by Lee Jae-Hoon (“The Ghost Detective“). Exact air date for “Run On” has not yet been decided.

Mar 25 2020

Two main posters for SBS drama series “The King: Eternal Monarch”

Here’s two main posters for upcoming SBS drama series “The King: Eternal Monarch” starring Lee Min-Ho & Kim Go-Eun. The poster above features 6 main cast members: Lee Min-Ho as Emperor Lee Gon, Kim Go-Eun as Detective Jung Tae-Eul, Woo Do-Hwan as Imperial Guard Captain Jo Young, Kim Kyung-Nam as Detective Kang Shin-Jae, Jung Eun-Chae as Prime Minister Koo Seo-Ryeong, and Lee Jung-Jin as Emperor Lee Gon’s uncle Lee Rim. Poster below is of Lee Min-Ho and Kim Go-Eun.

“The King: Eternal Monarch” first airs April, 2020 in South Korea.

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Mar 25 2020

Yoona cast in JTBC drama series “Hush”

Singer-actress Yoona (Girls’ Generation) is cast in JTBC drama series “Hush” co-starring Hwang Jung-Min. For the drama series, Yoona will play lead female character Lee Ji-Soo. Her character works as an intern reporter. She meets reporter Han Joon-Hyeok (Hwang Jung-Min), who becomes her mentor and helps her grow into a real reporter.

“Hush” will first air sometime during the second half of this year in South Korea.

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