Gu Ha-Ra from idol group ‘Kara’ has been offered the lead role in upcoming 4 episode KBS2 drama series “Babysitter.” Currently she is “positively considering” the offer.
If Gu Ha-Ra accepts, she will play main character Jang Suk-Ryoo. Her character is a babysitter who graduated from a top university. The babysitter then gets a job babysitting 3 children from a wealthy family. The babysitter then begins to change. The drama series is depicted as a suspense-thriller. If Gu Ha-Ra accepts the offer, it will be her first acting performance since girl group ‘Kara’ disbanded on January 15, 2016.
“Babysitter” will first air March 14, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s the first still images of supporting performers Lee Gi-Kwang from idol group “Beast”and Lee Yeol-Eum in upcoming MBC drama series “Monster.” The drama series stars Kang Ji-Hwan, Sung Yu-Ri & Park Ki-Woong.
The still images are from the Lee Gi-Kwang and Lee Yeol-Eum’s first day of filming which took place during the first week of February, 2016 in Paju, South Korea. The first scene filmed involved Lee Kook-Chul played by Lee Gi-Kwang and Cha Soo-Yeon played Lee Yeol-Eum when they first meet in their young adult days. Lee Kook-Chul has a visual impairment and is a son from a wealthy family, while Cha Soo-Yeon works as a delivery woman for a chicken restaurant. Those two characters are later played by Kang Ji-Hwan and Sung Yu-Ri.
“Monster” first airs April 4, 2016 in South Korea.
First script reading for upcoming drama series “Cinderella and Four Knights” took place recently in South Korea. Main cast members including Jung Il-Woo, Park So-Dam, Ahn Jae-Hyeon, Lee Jung-Shin (‘CNBLUE’) and Son Na-Eun (‘A Pink’) all attended. Exact air date and specific network channel has yet to be decided.
Teaser trailer and poster added for tvN drama series “Memory” starring Lee Sung-Min, Kim Ji-Su, Lee Joon-Ho (2PM) and Park Jin-Hee. In the drama series, Lee Sung-Min will play an attorney diagnosed with Alzheimer’s.
“Memory” will first air March 18, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s 3 teaser posters for upcoming SBS weekend drama series “Yeah, That’s How It Is” starring Lee Soon-Jae, Kang Bu-Ja, Seo Ji-Hye, Shin So-Yul, Jo Han-Sun, Nam Gyu-Ri and Wang Ji-Hye. In addition, a main trailer captioned “The Beginning” has been added on AsianWiki.
“Yeah, That’s How It Is” first airs February 13, 2016 in South Korea.
Main trailer added for upcoming KBS2 drama series “Descendants of the Sun” starring Song Joong-Ki & Song Hye-Kyo. “Descendants of the Sun” first airs February 24, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s the first still images of Onew from idol group ‘SHINee’ in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Descendants of the Sun” starring Song Joong-Ki & Song Hye-Kyo. In “Descendants of the Sun,” Onew plays Lee Chi-Hoon. His character is a first year resident in thoracic surgery. His character comes from a wealth family. Since he was in medical school, he hopes to follow in the path of medical-missionary Albert Schweitzer. He is happy to be sent to disaster areas as a member of the volunteer medical service team at Haesung Hospital.
“Descendants of the Sun” will first air February 24, 2016 in South Korea.
Actress Sung Yu-Ri is cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Monster” which has already cast Kang Ji-Hwan and Park Ki-Woong. In drama series “Monster,” Sung Yu-Ri will play lead female character Cha Soo-Yeon. After her father’s death, she takes care of her younger brother who has autism. She tries to disclose the truth behind her father’s death with Kang Ki-Tan (Kang Ji-Hwan).
“Monster” first airs April 4, 2016 (takes over MBC’s Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Glamorous Temptation“).
Here’s the first teaser poster for tvN drama series “Pied Piper” starring Shin Ha-Kyun, Jo Yoon-Hee and Yu Jun-Sang. The teaser poster features Shin Ha-Kyun as Joo Sung-Chan. His character leads a police crisis negotiation team. “Pied Piper” airs March, 2016 in South Korea.
Lee Jong-Suk and Han Hyo-Joo have been offered the leading roles in upcoming MBC drama series “W.” The drama series will be directed by Jung Dae-Yoon (“The King 2hearts“) and written by Song Jae-Jung (“Coffee House“). Both Lee Jong-Suk and Han Hyo-Joo are in discussion with the production company over their roles. The drama series has a high probability to air sometime this July in South Korea.