Nov 1 2016

Still images from SBS drama series “The Legend of the Blue Sea”

Here’s still images of Gianna Jun and Lee Min-Ho in upcoming SBS drama series “The Legend of The Blue Sea.” The still images are from a flashback scene in the Joseon Dynasty period. Lee Min-Ho’s still is of Dam Ryung who is a newly appointed governor. Gianna Jun’s still is of her as a mermaid with a terrified face and surrounded by lotus. She is captured by greedy people and Dam Ryung appears in front of her.

“The Legend of the Blue Sea” first airs November 16, 2016 in South Korea.

 

Nov 1 2016

Cho Jae-Hyun is cast in JTBC drama series “Solomon’s Perjury”

Cho Jae-Hyun is cast for a major supporting character role in upcoming JTBC drama series “Solomon’s Perjury.” The drama series is based on 2011 Japanese novel “Solomon no Gisho” by Miyuki Miyabe which was previously adapted into two part films “Solomon’s Perjury 1: Suspicion” and “Solomon’s Perjury 2: Judgment.” In the Korean drama series version, Cho Jae-Hyun will play Han Kyung-Moon. His character is Jin-Hoon’s adoptive father. He works as a lawyer and holds a secret to the case. Jin-Hoon is a student who leads the school court trial.

“Solomon’s Perjury” will first air December, 2016 (takes over JTBC’s Friday and Saturday 8:30PM time slot after “My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week“).

Oct 31 2016

First still images of Jin Goo in MBC drama series “Night Light”

Here’s the first still images of Jin Goo in upcoming MBC drama series “Night Light” co-starring Lee Yo-Won & Uee. The stil images are from his shooting on location in Japan. In the upcoming drama series, Jin Goo plays Park Gun-Woo. He comes from a wealthy family that runs a large company. At one point, he aspired to make music and went to Japan. There, he met Seo Yi-Kyung (Lee Yo-Won) and fell in love with her. He became brokenhearted and returned to South Korea. 12 years later, he meets Seo Yi-Kyung again.

“Night Light” first airs November 21, 2016 in South Korea.

Oct 27 2016

Lee Bo-Young offered lead role in tvN drama series “Mother”

Lee Bo-Young has been offered the lead role in upcoming tvN drama series “Mother” and she is currently “positively considering” the offer. The drama series is a remake of 2010 NTV drama series “Mother” which starred Yasuko Matsuyuki in the lead role.

For the tvN version, screenplay adaptation will be written by Jung Seo-Kyoung. She has worked with Park Chan-Wook in such dark films as “Sympathy for Lady Vengeance,” “Thirst” and “The Handmaid.” Story for the drama series revolves around a substitute teacher and a young student who bears bruises from abuse at her home.

“Mother” will air sometime next year in South Korea.