Dec 20 2017

Satoshi Tsumabuki cast in WOWOW drama series “Innocent Days”

Satoshi Tsumabuki is cast in WOWOW drama series “Innocent Days.” The drama series is based on 2014 novel “Innocent Days” by Kazumasa Hayami and directed by Kei Ishikawa. 2013 movie “Our Family” starred Satoshi Tsumabuki and is based on an original novel by Kazumasa Hayami and Satoshi Tsumabuki starred in 2017 film “Gukoroku: Traces of Sin” which was directed by Kei Ishikawa. Story for “Innocent Days” follows Shinichi Sasaki (Satoshi Tsumabuki) as he searches into the past of his childhood friend Yukino Tanaka. She received the death sentence and Shinichi Sasaki believes she is innocent.

“Innocent Days” first airs March 18, 2018 in Japan.

Dec 20 2017

Filming ends for movie “Champion”

Filming for movie “Champion,” starring Ma Dong-Seok, Kwon Yool and Han Ye-Ri, finished December 17, 2017. Filming took about 9 weeks to finish. The film features Ma Dong-Seok as an aspiring arm wrestler. Han Ye-Ri plays his younger sister and Kwon Yool plays a promoter.

“Champion” will be released sometime next year in South Korea.

Dec 20 2017

Erika Sawajiri cast in movie “Neko wa Daku Mono”

Erika Sawajiri is cast in new movie “Neko wa Daku Mono.” The film is based on 2015 novel “Neko wa Daku Mono” by Junko Oyama and directed by Isshin Inudo. Story for “Neko wa Daku Mono” has Erika Sawajiri playing Saori Oishi. She is a former idol group member, now working at a supermarket. She only opens up to a cat at a pet store. The cat then somehow believes he is her boyfriend. Isshin Inudo previously directed films “Goo Goo, The Cat” and “All About My Dog” which revolved around animals.

“Neko wa Daku Mono” will be released June 23, 2018.

Dec 19 2017

Kam Woo-Sung, Kim Sun-A, Oh Ji-Ho, Park Si-Yeon cast in SBS drama series “Should We Kiss First”

Kam Woo-Sung, Kim Sun-A, Oh Ji-Ho and Park Si-Yeon are cast in new SBS drama series “Should We Kiss First” (literal title). Accoring to SBS, the first script reading took place December 18, 2017 with Kam Woo-Sung, Kim Sun-A, Oh Ji-Ho and Park Si-Yeon in attendance. Story for the drama series follows four adults who lost their faith in love.

“Should We Kiss First” first airs February, 2018 in South Korea (takes over SBS’ Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Doubtful Victory“).

 

Dec 19 2017

Lee Da-Hae and Ryu Soo-Young cast in SBS drama series “Good Witch”

Lee Da-Hae and Ryu Soo-Young are cast for the lead role in SBS drama series “Good Witch” (literal title). They join already cast supporting members An Woo-YeonBae Soo-BinYoon Se-Ah and Lee Deok-Hwa. In the drama series, Lee Da-Hae will play twin sisters Cha Sun-Hee and Cha Do-Hee. When her flight attendant twin sister Cha Do-Hee becomes involved in a situation, Cha Sun-Hee pretends to be her sister and she eventually meets co-pilot Song Woo-Jin played by Ryu Soo-Young.

“Good Witch” first airs March, 2018 (takes over SBS’ Saturday 8:45 PM time slot after “Bravo My Life“).

Dec 19 2017

JTBC to air drama special “Han Yeo-Reum’s Memory” on December 31st

JTBC is set to air drama special “Han Yeo-Reum’s Memory, ” starring Choi Gang-Hee and Lee Joon-Hyuk, on December 31, 2017. The drama special consists of 2 episodes and it will air sequentially on JTBC. In addition, here are the first two still images from the drama special. In the drama special, Choi Gang-Hee plays a radio program writer Han Yeo-Reum. She casts her ex-boyfriend Park Hae-Joon (Lee Joon-Hyuk) for a program.

 

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