Feb 7 2018

First still images from MBC drama series “Great Seducer”

Here’s the first still images of Woo Do-Hwan and Joy (‘Red Velvet’) from upcoming MBC drama series “Great Seducer.” The still images are from the first day of filming for the drama series which took place late January, 2018 in Paju, Gyeonggi Province. On that day, weather was 15 degrees below freezing and very cold. The scene has Kwon Shi-Hyun (Woo Do-Hwan) holding a flower bouquet and calling out Eun Tae-Hee’s (Joy) name. Eun Tae-Hee stops walking and turns around. “Great Seducer” is based on 18th century French novel “Les Liaisons dangereuses” by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos.

“Great Seducer” first airs March 12, 2018 in South Korea.

Feb 6 2018

First script reading for MBC drama series “Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset”

First script reading for MBC drama series “Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset” (literal title) took place January 28, 2018 at MBC Broadcasting Station in Sangam, South Korea. Main cast members including Han Hye-Jin, Yoon Sang-Hyun, Yu In-Young and Kim Tae-Hoon attended. The first script reading took about 4 hours to finish. Han Hye-Jin stated prior to the first script reading “I’m excited acting to act again after a long pause. I will work harder.” Yoon Sang-Hyun stated “I will try to make the shooting set enjoyable.”

“Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset” first airs March 14, 2018 in South Korea.

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Feb 6 2018

Chae Shi-Ra & Jung Joon-Ho cast in MBC drama series “Parting Left”

Chae Shi-Ra is cast for a lead role & Jung Joon-Ho cast for a supporting role in MBC drama series “Parting Left” (literal title). The drama series is based on web novel “Yibyuli Ddeonatda” written by So Jae-Won. In the drama series, Chae Shi-Ra will play a woman who now lives alone after separating from her unfaithful pilot husband. A young woman (casting not yet revealed) moves into her apartment. The young woman is the girlfriend of her son and she is pregnant.

“Parting Left” first airs May, 2018 in South Korea (takes over MBC’s Saturday 8:45 PM time slot currently held by “My Husband Oh Jak-Doo“).

Feb 5 2018

Teaser trailers added for OCN drama series “Short”

Teaser trailers added for upcoming OCN drama series “Short” starring Kang Tae-Oh (‘5urprise’), Yeo Hoi-Hyeon and Kim Do-Yeon (‘Weki Meki’). The drama series consists of four episodes and was partially created to help promote the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. The drama series will follow two young men who compete and become friends while taking part in short track speed skating. They both also fall for a young woman auditioning to become an idol group member.

“Short” first airs February 12, 2018 in South Korea.

Feb 5 2018

Teaser posters and teaser trailer #3 for KBS2 weekday morning drama series “Waves, Waves”

Teaser posters and teaser trailer #3 added for upcoming KBS2 weekday morning drama series “Waves, Waves” starring Ayoung (‘Dalshabet’), Park Jeong-Uk and Jay (‘Trax’). The drama series follows a family that is separated because of the Korean War and goes through various hardships.

“Waves, Waves” first airs February 12, 2018 in South Korea (takes over KBS2’s Monday through Friday 9AM time slot after “Dal-Soon’s Spring“).

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Feb 3 2018

Teaser trailer for tvN drama series “Live”

First teaser trailer for tvN drama series “Live” starring Jung Yu-Mi and Lee Kwang-Soo. The drama series also features director Kim Kyu-Tae and screenwriter No Hee-Kyung. The duo have previously worked together on drama series “Worlds Within……,” “Padam Padam… The Sound of His and Her Heartbeats,” “That Winter, The Wind Blows” and “It’s Ok, This is Love.”

Meanwhile photos above and below are from the traditional Buddhist gosa ceremony that takes place prior to filming.  The ceremony was held on January 28, 2018 in Paju, South Korea.

Ep.1 of “Live” is now set to air March 10, 2018 (takes over tVN’s Saturday and Sunday 9PM time slot after “A Korean Odyssey.”).

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Feb 1 2018

Baek Jin-Hee offered lead female role in tvN drama series “Let’s Eat 3”

Baek Jin-Hee has been offered the lead female role in upcoming tvN drama series “Let’s Eat 3.” Currently, Baek Jin-Hee is “positively considering” the offer. Yoon Doo-Joon (‘Highlight’) has already received an offer to play the lead male role and he is also positively considering his offer.  Yoon Doo-Joon appeared in both 2013 tvN drama series “Let’s Eat” and 2015 tvN drama series “Let’s Eat 2” and he would reprise the character of Koo Dae-Young if he accepts. Baek Jin-Hee will play a new female character if she accepts. Lee Soo-Kyung played the lead female character in “Let’s Eat,” while Seo Hyun-Jin played a different lead female character in “Let’s Eat 2.”

Exact air date for “Let’s Eat 3” has yet to be decided.

Feb 1 2018

First script reading for tvN drama series “A Poem A Day”

First script reading for tvN drama series “A Poem A Day” took place recently in Sangam, South Korea.The drama series stars Lee Yoo-Bi, Lee Joon-Hyuk and Jang Dong-Yoon, who all attended the first script reading. Prior to the start of the first script reading Lee Yoo-Bi spoke and stated that “I like the drama series when I heard the title. I think that its interesting to depict people who work hard in the medical field, but are not doctors.”

“A Poem A Day” first airs March, 2018 in South Korea (airs Mondays and Tuesdays at 9:30 PM after “Cross“).

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