Actor Ji Sung has been offered the lead role in upcoming SBS drama series “Defendant” and he is currently “positively considering” the offer. If Ji Sung accepts the role, he will play main character Park Jung-Woo. His character is a prosecutor who wakes up one day in prison. He is falsely convicted of a crime and sentenced to death. He also has temporary amnesia. Park Jung-Woo must prove his innocence. The drama series will be directed by Jo Young-Gwang (“Hyde Jekyll, Me“) & scripted by Choi Soo-Jin (“City Hunter“).
“Defendant” will first air this November in South Korea (takes over SBS’ Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo“).
Teaser trailer #3 added for KBS2 drama series “Love in the Moonlight” starring Park Bo-Gum & Kim You-Jung. Ep.1 air date is now set for August 22, 2016 in South Korea.
First teaser trailer added for upcoming SBS weekend drama series “Our Gab-Soon” starring Kim So-Eun & Song Jae-Rim. “Our Gab-Soon” first airs August 27, 2016 in South Korea.
Yeon Jeong-Hun is now cast in upcoming KBS1 weekend drama series “Dasan Jeong Yak-Yong.” In the drama series, Yeon Jeong-Hun will play title character Jeong Yak-Yong. He attempts to reform politics during the Joseon era.
“Dasan Jeong Yak-Yong” first airs January, 2017 in South Korea.
First teaser trailer and teaser poster added for upcoming SBS drama series “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” starring Lee Joon-Gi, IU & Kang Ha-Neul. “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” first airs August 29, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s still images of Jung Il-Woo and Ahn Jae-Hyeon in upcoming tvN drama series “Cinderella and Four Knights.” The still images are from a scene in which Kang Ji-Woon (Jung Il-Woo) first goes to the house where Kang Hyun-Min (Ahn Jae-Hyeon) and Kang Seo-Woo (Lee Jung-Shin) live. He faces his cousin Kang Hyun-Min. They are confused, but hostile to each other. Kang Ji-Woo grew up poor and his mother died when he was 10-years-old. He then learned that he has a rich grandfather and his life completely changes. Kang Ji-Woon and Kang Hyun-Min do not like each other.
“Cinderella and Four Knights” first airs August 12, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s still images of Cho Jung-Seok, Kong Hyo-Jin and Ko Gyung-Pyo in upcoming SBS drama series “Jealousy Incarnate.” These still images are taken scenes filmed in Thailand. Shooting in Thailand finished last week for the drama series. In the scenes, Pyo Na-Ri (Kong Hyo-Jin) meets Lee Hwa-Shin (Cho Jung-Seok) again. He is a correspondent in Thailand and also Pyo Na-Ri gets close to Ko Jung-Won (Ko Gyung-Pyo).
“Jealousy Incarnate” first airs August 17, 2016 in South Korea.
Character posters and teaser trailers added for upcoming tvN drama series “Drinking Solo” starring Ha Seok-Jin & Park Ha-Sun. The character posters are of Ha Seok-Jin and Park Ha-Sun. Captions on the posters states in Korean “I drink alone again today.”
“Drinking Solo” first airs September 5, 2016.
Jeon Hye-Bin & Lee Joon are cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Woman with a Suitcase” starring Choi Ji-Woo & Joo Jin-Mo. In the drama series, actress Jeon Hye-Bin will play Park Hye-Joo. Her character is an attorney and will do anything to achieve success and love. Former MBLAQ member Lee Joon will play Ma Suk-Woo. His character is an attorney who is righteous and challenging.
“Woman with a Suitcase” first airs September 19, 2016 in South Korea.
First character posters for SBS drama series “Saimdang, Light’s Diary” starring Lee Young-Ae and Song Seung-Heon. In the upcoming drama series, Lee Young-Ae will play 2 characters. Lee Young-Ae will play university professor Seo Ji-Yoon in the present day and historical figure Shin Saimdang. Actor Song Seung-Heon will play Lee Gyeom. His character only loves Shin Saimdang throughout his lifetime.
“Saimdang, Light’s Diary” first airs this October in South Korea.