Apr 21 2016

Yoon Gyun-Sang & Lee Sung-Kyung cast in SBS drama series “Doctors”

Yoon Gyun-Sang & Lee Sung-Kyung are now cast in upcoming SBS drama series “Doctors” starring Park Shin-Hye & Kim Rae-Won.

In drama series “Doctors,” actor Yoon Gyun-Sang will play Jung Yoon-Do. His character became a doctor to avoid his father, who is the president of a large company, and competition to become the successor at his father’s company. He is smart and skillful as a doctor. Actress Lee Sung-Kyung will play Jin Seo-Woo. She graduated from the same high school as Hye-Jung (Park Shin-Hye) . Jin Seo-Woo is now a completing a fellowship as a neurosurgeon. Her character is also a rival of Hye-Jung.

“Doctors” first airs June 20, 2016 in South Korea.

Apr 21 2016

Gong Yoo cast in tvN drama series “Dokkaebi”

Gong Yoo is cast in new tvN drama series “Dokkaebi” which is scripted by Kim Eun-Sook (“Descendants of the Sun“). Drama series “Dokkaebi” features a unique fantasy-romance story.  In the drama series, Gong Yoo will play a “dokkaebi” which is a type of monster/demon found in many Korean folktales. His character needs to marry a human bride, but he meets up with the Angel of Death who has amensia and begins to live with the Angel of Death.

“Dokkaebi” first airs November, 2016 in South Korea.

Apr 20 2016

Kwon Yuri offered lead female role in upcoming drama series “Gaia”

Singer/actress Kwon Yuri (‘Girls’ Generation’) has been offered the lead female role in upcoming drama series “Gaia.” She is currently “positively considering” the offer. If Kwon Yuri accepts the offer, she will play a woman that is scripted as an ordinary woman. Her character becomes stranded on an island with a popular male idol group member due to a plane crash. Actor Kang Ha-Neul has been offered the lead male role of the idol group member and he is currently “positively considering” his offer. MBC is currently in negotiations to air the drama series tentatively this fall. The drama series is scripted by Song Ji-Na (“Faith“/”Healer“).


Apr 19 2016

tvN to air drama series “Entourage” from October, 2016

tvN is set to air drama series “Entourage,” starring Seo Kang-Joon, Cho Jin-Woong, Park Jung-Min, Lee Kwang-Soo & Lee Dong-Hwi, from late October, 2016 in South Korea. The drama series will air Fridays and Saturdays at 11:30 PM and will also air in China at the same time. “Entourage” is a remake of U.S. drama series of same name that aired from 2004-2011 on cable channel HBO. Filming for tvN’s version of “Entourage” will begin May 23, 2016 in South Korea.

Apr 19 2016

Park Shin-Hye to make cameo appearance in SBS drama series “Entertainer”

Actress Park Shin-Hye is set to make a cameo appearance in upcoming SBS drama series “Entertainer” starring Ji Sung and Hyeri (‘Girl’s Day’).

On April 18, 2016, Park Shin-Hye arrived at the filming set of “Entertainer” and brought along a small coffee car to treat staff and performers. Park Shin-Hye worked with drama series director Hong Sung-Chang in 2009 SBS drama series “You’re Beautiful,” with screenwriter Yoo Young-A in movies “Miracle in Cell No.7” and “The Royal Tailor” and with actor Kang Min-Hyuk (‘CNBLUE’) in 2013 SBS drama series “The Heirs.” While visiting the filming set, director Hong Sung-Chang asked Park Shin-Hye to film a cameo appearance and she accepted. Her cameo appearance will appear in ep.3 of “Entertainer” which is scheduled to air April 27, 2016 in South Korea.

Apr 18 2016

Suho (EXO-K) cast in drama series “How Are You Bread”

Suho from popular idol group ‘EXO-K’ is cast in new drama series “How Are You Bread.” The drama series is expected to air sometime in the second half of this year in South Korea and China simultaneously. Exact broadcasting station for the drama series has not yet been decided. Filming for the drama series will begin next month.

In drama series “How Are You Bread,” Suho will play mysterious patissiere Han Do-Woo. Every morning, he bakes bread that is able to grant wishes. A TV show screenwriter then infiltrates his bakery to get him to appear on her TV show.

Apr 18 2016

Teaser poster and teaser trailer #8 for tvN drama series “Dear My Friends”

Teaser poster and teaser trailer #8 for tvN drama series “Dear My Friends” starring an ensemble cast of Ko Hyun-Jung, Kim Young-Ok, Kim Hye-Ja, Na Moon-Hee, Joo Hyun, Shin Goo, Youn Yuh-Jung, Park Won-Suk, Ko Du-Shim. The drama series is scripted by No Hee-Kyung who wrote the screenplay for 2014 SBS drama series “It’s Ok, This is Love.” “Dear My Friends” also features cameo appearances from Zo In-Sung, Lee Kwang-Soo & Sung Dong-Il who all appeared in drama series “It’s Ok, This is Love.”

“Dear My Friends” first airs May 13, 2016 in South Korea.