Lee Yi-Kyung is cast for the lead male role in MBC drama series “Red Moon Blue Sun” (literal title). Actress Kim Sun-A has been offered the lead female role and she is still considering the offer. For the drama series, Lee Yi-Kyung will play Detective Kang Ji-Hun. He carries emotional scars from his past that he tries to hide.
“Red Moon Blue Sun” will first air November, 2018 (takes over MBC’s Wednesday and Thursday 10PM time slot after “Terius Behind Me“).
Lim Ju-Hwan is cast in a major supporting role for MBC drama series “Different Dreams” starring Lee Yo-Won and Yoo Ji-Tae. Lim Ju-Hwan will play second leading male character Fukuda. His characer is a Japanese prosecutor. Fukada is scripted as being handsome, gentle and in love with Lee Young-Jin (Lee Yo-Won).
“Different Dreams” first airs May, 2019 in South Korea.
Ep.1 air date for KBS W drama series “That Time When Time Stops” (literal title) is now set for Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 11 PM. “That Time When Time Stops” stars Kim Hyun-Joong, An Ji-Hyun and In Gyo-Jin. The drama series will air as a pre-production (filming completed prior to airing). In the drama series, Kim Hyun-Joong plays a man able to stop time.
Lee Jong-Suk is cast in new tvN drama series “Romance is a Bonus Book” (literal title). For the drama series, Lee Jong-Suk will play lead male character Cha Eun-Ho. He is a genius writer and the youngest chief editor ever at a publishing company. Cha Eun-Ho is also cool-headed at work, but has a warm heart and reasonable personality. Lee Jong-Suk stated “I like the work of screenwriter Jung Hyun-Jung and director Lee Jung-Hyo, so I am happy to work with them. Romantic-comedy genre is also a first for me, so I am looking forward to it a lot.” Story for the drama series will be set around a publishing company and follow people who publish books.
“Romance is a Bonus Book” will first air sometime during the first half of 2019 in South Korea.
Kim Min-Suk is cast in upcoming “KBS Drama Special: Almost Within Reach” (literal title). The drama special is currently slated as the 9th installment in this year’s KBS Drama Special series. Story for “Almost Within Reach” will revolve around the electrifying sport of curling. Kim Min-Suk will play Sung-Chan. He partners with Young-Joo in mixed doubles curling.
“KBS Drama Special: Almost Within Reach” is currently scheduled to air November 16, 2018 in South Korea.
Jo Bo-Ah is cast for the lead female role in SBS drama series “Bok-Soo’s Back” co-starring Yoo Seung-Ho. For the drama series, Jo Bo-Ah will play Son Soo-Jung. Back in her high school days, she was the first love of Kang Bok-Soo (Yoo Seung-Ho). She betrayed him though and got him kicked out of school. She now works as a high school teacher there and meets Kang Bok-Soo again.
“Bok-Soo’s Back” first airs December, 2018 (takes over SBS’ Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Where Stars Land“).
First teaser trailer for KBS2 drama series “Matrimonial Chaos” starring Cha Tae-Hyun, Bae Doo-Na, Lee El and Son Seok-Koo. The drama series is a remake of 2013 Japanese drama series “Matrimonial Chaos” (“Saikou no Rikon”).
Meanwhile, above and below are couple posters for the drama series. One set features Jo Seok-Moo (Cha Tae-Hyun) and Kang Whee-Roo (Bae Doo-Na), while the other features Jin Yoo-Young (Lee El) and Lee Jang-Hyun (Son Seok-Koo).
“Matrimonial Chaos” first airs October 8, 2018 in South Korea (takes over KBS2’s Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Lovely Horribly“).
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Ep.1 trailer added for SBS drama series “Where Stars Land” starring Lee Je-Hoon, Chae Soo-Bin, Lee Dong-Gun and Kim Ji-Soo. Ep.1 trailer runs for 1:30 minutes and shows extensive footage from the upcoming drama series. “Where Stars Land” is set at Incheon International Airport.
“Where Stars Land” first airs October 1, 2018 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer #5 added for upcoming MBC drama series “Terius Behind Me” starring So Ji-Sub & Jung In-Sun. “Terius Behind Me” will first air Thursday, September 27, 2018 in South Korea. As Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Holiday) ends on Wednesday, September 26, 2018, MBC will air two hours/4 episodes of “Terius Behind Me” on Thursday, September 27, 2018.
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Teaser trailer #2 added for OCN drama series “Quiz from God: Reboot” starring Ryu Deok-Hwan and Yoon Joo-Hee. The teaser trailer has Han Jin-Woo (Ryu Deok-Hwan) returning to the Medical Examiner Office at Korea National University. He states in Korean “I had a hard time, but the waiting is now over,” but the security guard in the lobby doesn’t recognize him or allows him to enter.
“Quiz from God: Reboot” first airs November 7, 2018 in South Korea.