Jan 18 2016

Seo In-Guk, Sooyoung & Ma Dong-Seok offered lead roles in OCN drama series “38 Task Force”

Seo In-Guk, Sooyoung (Girls’ Generation) & Ma Dong-Seok have been offered lead roles in upcoming OCN drama series “38 Task Force.” All three are currently “positively considering” their offers. The drama series follows the task force chief of Seoul City Hall and a con man working together to collect large amounts of unpaid taxes.

“38 Task Force” will first air sometime June, 2016 in South Korea.

Jan 18 2016

Kang So-Ra offered lead female role in KBS2 drama series “Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-Ho”

Actress Kang So-Ra has been offered the lead female role in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-Ho” (literal title). Actor Park Shin-Yang was previously offered the lead male role and both of the performers are currently “postively considering” their offers. If Kang So-Ra accepts her offer, she will play Lee Eun-Zo. Her character is an attorney at large law firm.

“Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul-Ho” first airs sometime March, 2016 in South Korea.

Jan 18 2016

First script reading for SBS drama series “Scarlet Heart: Ryeo”

First script reading took place recently for upcoming SBS drama series “Scarlet Heart: Ryeo” (literal title) starring Lee Joon-Gi, IU, Kang Ha-Neul. The first script featured main cast members also including Hong Jong-Hyun, Baekhyun (EXO-K), Nam Joo-Hyuk, Ji Soo, Kim San-Ho & Yoon Sun-Woo.

“Scarlet Heart: Ryeo” is based on Chinese novel “Bu Bu Jing Xin” by Tong Hua and follows 2011 HBS drama series “Scarlet Heart” which is also based on the same novel. Early working title for the drama series was”Dalui Yeonin” (“Moon Lovers”), but changed to “Bobogyungsim: Ryeo” (“Scarlet Heart: Ryeo”).

“Scarlet Heart: Ryeo” first airs sometime during the second half of this year in South Korea.

Jan 15 2016

Ahn Jae-Wook’s first still images from KBS2 drama series “Five Enough”

Ahn Jae-Wook’s first still images from upcoming KBS2 weekend drama series “Five Enough.” The still images are from the first day of filming for Ahn Jae-Wook which took place January 13, 2016 at a restaurant in Gangnam, Seoul. In drama series “Five Enough,” Ahn Jae-Wook plays Lee Sang-Tae. His character is a single father who has raised 2 children since the death of his wife.

“Five Enough” first airs February 20, 2016.

Jan 14 2016

Yoon Jin-Yi and Park Min-Woo cast in MBC drama series “Happy Home”

Yoon Jin-Yi and Park Min-Woo are cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Happy Home” starring Kim So-Yeon & Lee Pil-Mo.

In drama series “Happy Home,” Yoon Jin-Yi  will play Joo Se-Ri. She works at the Chinese restaurant Gahwamansasung. Her character possesses a free spirit. Meanwhile, Park Min-Woo will play Lee Kang-Min. His character hails from a wealth family and he is a young chief editor.

“Happy Home” first airs February 27, 2016 in South Korea.

Jan 14 2016

Teaser poster of Song Seung-Heon for MBC drama series “Saimdang, the Herstory”

Here’s a teaser poster of actor Song Seung-Heon in upcoming MBC drama series “Saimdang, the Herstory” also starring Lee Young-Ae. Meanwhile, the first teaser trailer for “Saimdang, the Herstory” has also been added on AsianWiki. For actress Lee Young-Ae, “Saimdang, the Herstory” marks her first drama series appearance since 2003 MBC mega-hit drama series “A Jewel in the Palace.”

“Saimdang, the Herstory” airs sometime in the second half of this year in South Korea.

Jan 13 2016

Lee Pil-Mo cast in MBC drama series “Happy Home”

Actor Lee Pil-Mo is cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Happy Home” (literal title).

In drama series “Happy Home,” Lee Pil-Mo will play Yoo Hyun-Ki. His character is the husband of Bong Hae-Ryung (Kim So-Yeon). He became the director at a large company at a young age and he is a workaholic. His character is cold to to his wife Bong Hae-Ryung. The couple appears perfect to the outside world, but their marriage life is not nearly as joyful as it appears.

“Happy Home” first airs February 27, 2016 in South Korea.