Aug 5 2019

Group poster & illustrated poster for OCN drama series “Strangers From Hell”

Group poster and illustrated poster added for OCN drama series “Strangers From Hell” (English title) starring Im Si-Wan and Lee Dong-Wook. The group poster features Im Si-Wan and the shady characters that reside around the cheap boarding hall where he moves to. Those shady characters are played by Lee Dong-Wook, Lee Jung-Eun, Lee Hyun-Wook, Park Jong-Hwan and Lee Joong-Ok.  The caption on the group poster states “Here is Hell. A horrific hell created by strangers.” An illustrated poster is also released which can be viewed above and below. The illustrated poster is drawn by Kim Yong-Ki, who is the author of the original webcomic “Taineun Jiokida” which “Strangers From Hell” is based on. The English title has also been confirmed to AsianWiki by tvN that it is “Strangers From Hell.”

“Strangers From Hell” first airs August 31, 2019 in South Korea.

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Aug 2 2019

Lee Yeon-Hee cast in MBC drama series “The Game: Towards Zero”

Lee Yeon-Hee is cast for the lead female role in MBC drama series “The Game: Towards Zero” (literal title) co-starring TaecYeon (2PM). Lee Yeon-Hee and TaecYeon previously starred together in 2013 movie “Marriage Blue.”

In drama series “The Game: Towards Zero,” Lee Yeon-Hee will play Detective Seo Joon-Young. Her character is composed and she possesses charisma. Internally, she carries an emotional wound from when her father died. Seo Joon-Young works with Kim Tae-Pyeong (TaecYeon) on a serial killer case.

“The Game: Towards Zero” first airs January, 2020 in South Korea.

Aug 2 2019

Teaser trailer #5 for OCN drama series “Strangers From Hell”

Teaser trailer #5 added for OCN drama series “Strangers From Hell” (literal title) starring Im Si-Wan and Lee Dong-Wook. Teaser trailer #5 focuses on the character of Seo Moon-Zo played by Lee Dong-Wook. The drama series is based webcomic “Taineun Jiokida” by Kim Yong-Ki, but the character of Seo Moon-Zo is an original character in the drama series. Seo Moon-Zo works as a dentist and has a good reputation, but whether he is truly good or evil is quite ambiguous.

“Strangers From Hell” first airs August 31, 2019 in South Korea.

Aug 2 2019

First script reading for OCN drama series “The Running Mates: Human Rights”

First script reading for OCN drama series “The Running Mates: Human Rights,” starring Lee Yo-Won, Choi Gwi-Hwa & Jang Hyun-Sung, took place June, 2019 in South Korea. The drama series is based on novel “Dalrineun Josagwan” by Song Shi-Woo and follows a team of human rights violation investigators. At the first script reading Lee Yo-Won, Choi Gwi-Hwa, Jang Hyun-Sung, Oh Mi-Hee, Kim Joo-Young, Lee Joo-Woo and Shim Ji-Ho all attended.

“The Running Mates: Human Rights” first airs September, 2019 (takes over OCN’s Wednesday & Thursday 11PM time slot after “Class of Lies.”).

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Aug 1 2019

tvN drama series “The Great Show” to air August, “Catch The Ghost” pushed back to October

Korean cable TV channel tvN has decided to air drama series “The Great Show” (literal title), starring Song Seung-Heon, from August 26, 2019 in its Monday & Tuesday 9:30 PM time slot. Originally, drama series “Catch The Ghost,” starring Moon Geun-Young & Kim Sun-Ho, was scheduled to take that slot, but “Catch The Ghost” has now been pushed back to October. The delay for “Catch The Ghost” was made to get better quality and a more stable production schedule for that drama series. Filming for “The Great Show” began April, 2019, allowing for the drama series to smoothly fit into its autumn schedule. “Catch The Ghost” is now scheduled to air from October 21, 2019, following “The Great Show.”

Jul 30 2019

Sulli to make cameo appearance in tvN drama series “Hotel Del Luna”

Singer-actress Sulli (formerly of f(x)) is cast for a cameo appearance in currently airing tvN drama series “Hotel Del Luna.” Sulli took the cameo role, because she is close friends with lead actress IU. For Sulli, her cameo appearance is her first acting role in a drama series since she starred in 2012 SBS drama series “To The Beautiful You.” Sulli will appear in ep.10 of “Hotel Del Luna” which is scheduled to air Sunday, August 11, 2019. Her character description for “Hotel Del Luna” has yet to be revealed.

Jul 29 2019

Two main posters & teaser trailer #2 for MBN drama series “Graceful Family”

Two main posters and teaser trailer #2 added for MBN drama series “Graceful Family” (literal title) starring Lim Soo-Hyang, Lee Jang-Woo and Bae Jong-Ok. Shooting for the posters took place June 26, 2019. The poster above features main cast members Lim Soo-Hyang, Lee Jang-Woo, Bae Jong-Ok, Lee Gyu-Han, Kim Jin-Woo, Kong Hyun-Joo, Moon Hee-Kyung and Jung Won-Joong. The poster below features Lim Soo-Hyang, Lee Jang-Woo & Bae Jong-Ok. The drama series follows a woman play Lim Soo-Hyang and a lawyer played by Lee Jang-Woo who try to find the truth behind the murder of the woman’s mother.

“Graceful Family” is now set to first air August 21, 2019 in South Korea.

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Jul 29 2019

Teaser trailer & teaser poster for Netflix drama series “Love Alarm”

Teaser trailer and teaser poster added for Netflix drama series “Love Alarm” starring Kim So-Hyun and Jung Ga-Ram. The drama series centers around a love triangle between high school students and a cellphone app that notifies you if someone near you likes you. Caption on the teaser posters states “If you turn on the app, your mind rings.

“Love Alarm” is now set to first stream August 22, 2019 on Netflix.