Aug 7 2018

OCN drama series “The Player” to air from September 29, 2018

OCN drama series “The Player,” starring Song Seung-Heon and Krystal (‘f(x)‘), is now scheduled to first air September 29, 2018 in South Korea. The drama series will takeover OCN’s Saturday and Sunday 10:20 PM time slot after “Voice 2” and will consist of 14 episodes. Story for the drama series will follow a team consisting of a swindler (Song Seung-Heon), driver (Krystal), hacker (Lee Si-Un) and fighter (Tae Won-Seock) as they go after stolen property hidden away by criminals.

 

 

Aug 7 2018

Chun Jung-Myung & Yoon Eun-Hye cast in drama series “Fluttering Warning”

Chun Jung-Myung and Yoon Eun-Hye are cast in drama series “Fluttering Warning” (literal title). The drama series is based on webcomic “Seolremjoouibo” by Seo Han-Kyeol. In addition, Han Go-Eun is cast for a major supporting character role. In the drama series, Chun Jung-Myung will play dermatologist Cha Woo-Hyun. Yoon Eun-Hye will play popular actress Yoon Yoo-Jung. They get involved in a scandal and enter into a contract to pretend they are in love.

Exact broadcasting station or airing dates have not yet been decided.

 

Aug 7 2018

Kim Hee-Seon, Kim Young-Kwang and Kim Hae-Sook cast in tvN drama series “Room Nine”

Kim Hee-SeonKim Young-Kwang and Kim Hae-Sook are cast in tvN drama series “Room Nine.” The drama series will be directed by Ji Yeong-Su and screenplay written by Jung Sung-Hee.

In the drama series, Kim Hee-Seon plays ambitious attorney Eulji Hae-Yi. Kim Young-Kwan will play her husband Ki Yoo-Jin. He is a family doctor with a dark side. Lastly, Kim Hae-Sook will play death row convict Jang Hwa-Sa. When she meets attorney Eulji Hae-Yi in room 9 at her prison, they somehow exchange bodies.

“Room Nine” will first air September, 2018, taking over tvN’s Saturday and Sunday 9PM time slot after “Mr. Sunshine.”

Aug 6 2018

Teaser trailer #2 and 5 character posters for KBS2 drama series “Lovely Horribly”

Teaser trailer #2 and 5 character posters added for KBS2 drama series “Lovely Horribly” starring Park Si-Hoo and Song Ji-Hyo.

The 5 character posters are of Park Si-Hoo as Philip Yoo, Song Ji-Hyo as Oh Eul-Soon, Lee Gi-Kwang as Lee Sung-Joong, Choi Yeo-Jin as Ki Eun-Young and Ham Eun-Jung as Shin Yoon-A. Caption on the respective character posters states in Korean (Park Si-Hoo) “Man whatever he does do, it turns out good. Top Star Philip Yoo,”  (Song Ji-Hyo) “Woman whatever she does, it turns out bad. Drama series screenwriter Oh Eul-Soon,” (Lee Gi-Kwang) “I see a ghost. Drama series PD Lee Sung-Joong,” (Choi Yeo-Jin) “Truth of ten billion worthy fingers. Drama series screenwriter Ki Eun-Young” and (Ham Eun-Jung) “It’s okay, nothing happened. Top actress Shin Yoon-A.”

“Lovely Horribly” first airs August 13, 2018 in South Korea.

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Aug 6 2018

Lee Da-Hee and Ahn Jae-Hyeon cast in JTBC drama series “The Beauty Inside”

Lee Da-Hee and Ahn Jae-Hyeon are cast in JTBC drama series “The Beauty Inside” starring Seo Hyun-Jin and Lee Min-Ki. Lee Da-Hee and Ahn Jae-Hyeon will play major supporting characters in the drama series.

Lee Da-Hee will play Kang Sa-Ra. She is a stepsister of Seo Do-Jae (Lee Min-Ki). Her character is smart, ambitious and arrogant. She pays attention to Han Se-Kye’s (Seo Hyun-Jin) secret. Ahn Jae-Hyeon will play Ryu Eun-Ho. He is friends with Han Se-Kye. He wants to become a Catholic priest. He meets Seo Do-Jae who tries to uncover Han Se-Kye’s secret. Kang Sa-Ra also likes Ryu Eun-Ho.

“The Beauty Inside” is now set to first air September 17, 2018 in South Korea.

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Aug 2 2018

Shin Ha-Kyun cast in MBC drama series “Luther”

Shin Ha-Kyun is cast in new MBC drama series “Luther.” The drama series is a remake of BBC TV series “Luther.” Shin Ha-Kyun will play lead male character Woo Tae-Seok. His character works as a detective whose only focus in life is solving his cases. Baro from idol group ‘B1A4’ has been offered a supporting character role and he is considering the offer. No word yet on who will play the lead female “psychopath” character.

 

“Luther” will first air October, 2018 in South Korea (takes over MBC’s Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Bad Papa“).

Aug 2 2018

Shin Dong-Wook & Kwon Yuri cast in MBC drama series “Dae Jang-Geum Is Watching”

Shin Dong-WookKwon Yuri (‘Girls’ Generation’) are cast in MBC drama series “Dae Jang-Geum Is Watching” (literal title). Also cast in supporting roles are Lee Yeol-EumKim Hyun-JoonKi Do-Hoon and Jung Yi-Rang. The drama series imagines what the descendants of Dae Jang-Geum (main character in MBC drama series “A Jewel in the Palace“) would live like in the present day. Shin Dong-Wook will play the oldest of 3 siblings who are descendants of Dae Jang-Geum. He gets involved with a woman at work played by Kwon Yuri. The drama series is also the first MBC drama series to air weekly on Thursdays at 11:10 PM.

“Dae Jang-Geum Is Watching” first airs October 4, 2018 in South Korea.