Jan 21 2016

Lee Sang-Woo cast in MBC drama series “Happy Home”

Actor Lee Sang-Woo is cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Happy Home” which has also cast Kim So-Yeon, Lee Pil-Mo, Yoon Jin-Yi and Park Min-Woo.

In drama series “Happy Home,” Lee Sang-Woo will play Seo Ji-Gun. His character is an excellent doctor, but also eccentric (wearing different color socks, constantly eating instant food due to inability to cook, bedhead, etc). He falls into a love triangle with characters played by Kim So-Yeon and Lee Pil-Mo.

This will be the second time Lee Sang-Woo will work with director Lee Dong-Yoon and screenwriter Jo Eun-Jung. The trio previously worked together in 2012 MBC drama series “Feast of the Gods.”

“Happy Home” first airs February 27, 2016.

Jan 20 2016

Teaser trailer for SBS drama series “Come Back Mister”

First teaser trailer for upcoming SBS drama series “Come Back Mister” starring Rain, Lee Min-Jung and Oh Yeon-Seo. The first teaser trailer features mostly supporting cast members with Lee Min-Jung briefly shown. Drama series “Come Back Mister” is based on Japanese novel “Tsubakiyama Kacho no Nanokakan” by Jiro Asada which was previously adapted into the 2006 film “Tsubakiyama kacho no nanoka-kan” and 2009 TV Asahi drama special “Tsubakiyama Kacho no Nanokakan.”

“Come Back Mister” first airs February 24, 2016 in South Korea.

Jan 20 2016

Lee Gi-Kwang & Lee Yeol-Eum cast in MBC drama series “Monster”

Lee Gi-Kwang from boy band “Beast” and actress Lee Yeol-Eum are cast in supporting roles for upcoming MBC drama series “Monster.” Actor Seo Kang-Joon and actress Hwang Jung-Eum are currently weighting offers  to play lead roles in the drama series.

In drama series “Monster.” Lee Gi-Kwang and Lee Yeol-Eum will play Kang Ki-Tan and Cha Soo-Yeon respectively. They will play 20-year-old somethings of their characters. They will appear in 4 episodes of the drama series. The drama series will follow a man in during the 1997 financial crisis up to the present days.

“Monster” first airs sometime this April in South Korea.

Jan 19 2016

Two posters for upcoming KBS2 drama series “The Promise”

Here’s two posters from upcoming KBS2 drama series “The Promise” (English title) starring Lee Yu-Ri, Song Jong-Ho, Park Ha-Na and Seo Jun-Young. The two posters feature actress Lee Yu-Ri in the roles of her two characters Lee Na-Yeon and Baek Do-Hee. Shooting for the posters took place January 6, 206 at a studio in Deogyang, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.

The poster on the left has Lee Yu-Ri in the role of Lee Na-Yeon. Her character has a bright personality. She delivers lunch boxes for work. She does anything for her family and boyfriend. The second poster is of Lee Yu-Ri in the role of Baek Do-Hee. She is the only daughter from a wealth family. Her character is arrogant and tough. She works as a reporter at a weekly magazine.

“The Promise” first airs February 1, 2016 in South Korea.

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.