Aug 26 2018

Kim Jung-Hyun drops out of MBC drama series “Time”

Kim Jung-Hyun has dropped out of currently airing MBC drama series “Time” co-starring Seohyun. He was advised by doctors to take a break due to physical and emotional exhaustion. Kim Jung-Hyun has been suffering from an eating disorder and sleeping disorder while working on the drama series. In the drama series, Kim Jung-Hyun play lead male character Cheon Soo-Ho. The drama series will not cast someone else to play Cheon Soo-Ho, but they will write him out of the script earlier than scheduled. His character is terminally ill and he was originally scripted to die by the end of the drama series. So far  “Time” is at the midway point with 16 episodes (or 8 one hour episodes) having aired so far.

Aug 24 2018

Teaser trailer #5 (Jung Eun-Chae’s character teaser) for OCN drama series “The Guest”

Teaser trailer #5 added for upcoming OCN drama series “The Guest” starring Kim Dong-WookKim Jae-Wook and Jung Eun-Chae. Teaser trailer #5 is a character teaser trailer of Jung Eun-Chae as Kang Kil-Young. Her character is detective and she teams up with a psychic (Kim Dong-Wook) and an exorcist priest (Kim Jae-Wook) to battle evil.

“The Guest” first airs September 12, 2018 in South Korea.

Aug 24 2018

Lee Jong-Suk offered lead male role in drama series “Romance is a Bonus Book”

Lee Jong-Suk has been offered the lead male role in new drama series “Romance is a Bonus Book” (working & literal title). Currently, Lee Jong-Suk is considering the offer. Cable channel tvN is in discussions to air the drama series. If Lee Jong-Suk accepts the offer, this could be Lee Jong-Suk’s last performance before he enlists in the South Korean military. However, according to Lee Jong-Suk’s management company YNK Entertainment, Lee Jong-Suk’s enlistment date has not been set and they can’t be certain how many roles he will take before enlisting. The drama series will be directed by Lee Jung-Hyo and scripted by Jung Hyun-Jung.

Air dates for “Romance is a Bonus Book” has yet to be decided.

Aug 22 2018

tvN drama series “Let’s Eat 3” shortened to 14 episodes

Currently airing tvN drama series “Let’s Eat 3” has been shortened to 14 episodes from its originally planned 16 episodes. The drama series will now finish a week earlier on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 rather than Tuesday, September 4, 2018. The reason for the 2 episode reduction is because lead actor Yoon Doo-Joon will enlist in the South Korean military on August 24, 2018. The screenplay has been condensed to fit into 14 episodes, but the general story line will stay true to the original 16 episode screenplay.

Aug 22 2018

Park Sun-Ho and Kim So-Hye cast in Dramax drama series “Best Chicken”

Park Sun-Ho and Kim So-Hye (ex ‘I.O.I’ member) are cast in new Dramax drama series “Best Chicken” (working & literal title). The drama series is a joint project between South Korea and Japan. Dramax is cable channel in South Korea. Filming for “Best Chicken” will begin September, 2018. In the drama series, Park Sun-Ho will play a man who works for a big company, but dreams of running a chicken restaurant. Kim So-Hye will play a woman who is a recluse.

“Best Chicken” will first air sometime toward the end of this year in South Korea.

Aug 22 2018

2 main posters and two character teaser trailers for OCN drama series “The Guest”

Here’s two main posters for upcoming OCN drama series “The Guest” starring Kim Dong-Wook, Kim Jae-WookJung Eun-Chae. In addition, character teaser trailers of Kim Dong-Wook as pychic Yoon Hwa-Pyung and Kim Jae-Wook as priest Choi Yoon have been added on AsianWiki.  The drama series follows a psychic, Catholic priest and a female detective (Jung Eun-Chae) as they fight together against evil spirits.

“The Guest” first airs September 12, 2018 in South Korea.

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Aug 21 2018

First script reading for JTBC drama series “The Third Charm”

First script reading for JTBC drama series “The Third Charm” took place July, 2018 at JTBC building in Sangam, Seoul, South Korea. The script reading featured main cast members Seo Kang-Joon, Esom, Yang Dong-Geun, Lee Yoon-Ji, Park Gyu-Young, and Lee Sang-Yi. Story for “The Third Charm” tells a 12 year love story between On Joon-Young (Seo Kang-Joon) and Lee Young-Jae (Esom).

“The Third Charm” first airs September, 2018 in South Korea (takes over JTBC’s Friday and Saturday 11PM time slot after “ID: Gangnam Beauty“).