Kim You-Jung is now cast for upcoming JTBC drama series “Clean With Passion For Now” (literal title). The drama series is based on webcomic “Ildan Ddeugeobge Chungsohara” by Aaengo. Ahn Hyo-Seop (‘One O One’) has been offered the lead male role and he is considering the offer. Song Jae-Rim has also been offered a major supporting character role and he is considering the offer.
For “Clean With Passion For Now,” Kim You-Jung will play Gil O-Sol. She works various part-time jobs and is looking for a regular full-time job. She wears tracksuits all the time and is always busy because of her part-time jobs. Gil O-Sol then begins work at a cleaning company run by Jang Sun-Gyeol (Ahn Hyo-Seop if he accepts his offer). Song Jae-Rim has been offered the role of Choi-gun. He is an original character to the drama series and not found in the original webcomic.
“Clean With Passion For Now” first airs April, 2018 (takes over JTBC’s Monday and Tuesday 11PM time slot after “Eulachacha Waikiki”).
Seo In-Guk has been offered a lead role in tvN remake drama series “Hundred Million Stars From the Sky” (literal title). The drama series is a remake of 2002 Fuji TV drama series “Hundred Million Stars From the Sky” starring Takuya Kimura and scripted by Eriko Kitagawa. If Seo In-Guk accepts, he will team up with drama series director Yoo Je-Won for the second time. They previously worked together in 2014 tvN drama series “High School King of Savvy.” For Seo In-Guk this is also his first acting offer since being discharged early from the military due to a health issue.
Ep.1 of CSTV drama series “Grand Prince” starring Joo Sang-Wook, Jin Se-Yun and Yoon Si-Yoon, is now scheduled to air March 4, 2018 in South Korea. The drama series will air on Sundays at 10pm and show 2 episodes consecutively. Although CSTV has aired drama series on weekends in the past, “Grand Prince” is the first CSTV drama series to air on Sundays only. Story for the drama series will tell a love triangle story set in historical times.
Main poster and teaser trailer #2 added for JTBC drama series “Eulachacha Waikiki” starring Kim Jung-Hyun, Lee Yi-Kyung and Son Seung-Won. Teaser trailer #2 features actual scenes from the drama series for the first time.
“Eulachacha Waikiki” first airs February 5, 2018 in South Korea.
Kim Myung-Min and Kim Hyun-Joo are cast for lead roles in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Miracle That We Met” (literal title). Also cast in a major supporting character role is Ra Mi-Ran.
In the drama series Kim Myung-Min plays Song Hyun-Sil. He is the youngest bank branch manager of the top Korean bank and he is arrogant. He dies in a car accident, but he awakes with the spirit of another person in his body.
Kim Hyun-Joo plays Sun Hye-Jin. She has a husband and two children. Her life seems perfect, but she wants a divorce. Ra Mi-Ran will play Jo Yeon-Hwa. She is has a bright personality and a strong will to survive.
“Miracle That We Met” first airs April, 2018 in South Korea (follows “Radio Romance” in KBS2’s Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot).
Teaser trailer added for tvN drama special “Fighter Choi Kang-Soon” starring Gang Ye-Won. Also appearing in the drama special are Lee Jae-Kyoon, Kim Chae-Eun, Cha Min-Jee, and Kim Ye-Won. “Fighter Choi Kang-Soon” is the 9th installment in tvN’s Drama Stage series showcasing new story tellers. Story for “Fighter Choi Kang-Soon” has Choi Kang-Soon playing an assistant manager. She becomes victim of a hidden camera and decides to fight back.
“Fighter Choi Kang-Soon” will air January 27, 2018.
Park Ha-Na & Wang Bit-Na are cast in KBS2 weekday evening drama series “Mysterious Personal Shopper” (English title). Also cast in a major supporting character role is veteran actress Choi Myoung-Gil. The drama series follows a woman (Park H-Na) who works as a personal shopper. She sets out to take revenge on people who betrayed her. Literal title of the drama series “Doll’s House.”
“Mysterious Personal Shopper” first airs February, 2018 in South Korea (airs Monday-Friday at 7:50 PM after “The Secret of My Love“).
First teaser poster for JTBC drama series “Eulachacha Waikiki” featuring lead actors Kim Jung-Hyun, Lee Yi-Kyung and Son Seung-Won. The three lead actors play characters who run the guesthouse “Waikiki” and they are badly in need of more customers.
“Eulachacha Waikiki” first airs January 5, 2018 in South Korea.
Kim Kang-Woo and Uee are cast for lead roles in MBC Saturday drama series “My Husband Oh Jak-Doo” (literal title). Jung Sang-Hoon is already cast for a supporting roles in the drama series and Han Sun-Hwa (ex ‘Secret’ member) is considering an offer to play a supporting role. Story for “My Husband Oh Jak-Doo” will follow a single woman (Uee) in her 30’s who decides to marry just to get rid of the stigma of being a single woman. She marries a man (Kim Kang-Woo) that lives in the mountain out of convenience, but they develop feelings romantically.
“My Husband Oh Jak-Doo” first airs March, 2018 in South Korea.
Choi Hee-Seo has been offered leading role in OCN drama series “Mistress” co-starring Han Ga-In. Currently, Choi Hee-Seo is positively considering the offer. Choi Hee-Seo has recently won several “Best New Actress” awards for her performance in 2017 movie “Anarchist from Colony.” If Choi Hee-Seo accepts she will play Jung-Won. Her character works as a successful lawyer and she is married, but she has an affair with a colleague. The drama series is a remake of UK TV series “Mistresses” and the character of Jung-Won is the equivalent of Siobhan Dillon from the original TV series.
“Mistress” first airs April, 2018 in South Korea.