Sep 3 2018

Lee Seol cast for lead female role in MBC drama series “Bad Detective”

Lee Seol is cast for the lead female role in MBC drama series “Bad Detective” co-starring Shin Ha-Kyun. The drama series is a remake of UK TV series “Luther.” Park Ho-San and Baro were previously announced as cast for major supporting characters in the drama series. Lee Seol’s prior acting credits include minor parts in 2018 movies “Herstory” and “I Have a Date with Spring.” Lee Seol landed the lead female role in “Bad Detective” through auditions which involved about 300 other actresses.

For the drama series “Bad Detective,” Lee Seol will play Eun Sun-Jae. She is an attractive psychopath and helps Detective Woo Tae-Seok (Shin Ha-Kyun) solve cases.

“Bad Detective” first airs November 26, 2018 in South Korea.

Sep 3 2018

Yutaro Furutachi & Shizuka Ishibashi cast in movie “Ichigo no Uta”

Yutaro Furutachi & Shizuka Ishibashi are cast in movie “Ichigo no Uta.” The film is based on 2018 novel “Ichigo no Uta” by screenwriter Yoshikazu Okada and musician-actor Kazunobu Mineta from rock band GING NANG BOYZ. The novel itself is based on seven songs from GING NANG BOYZ which are”Hyoryu Kyoshitsu,” “Tokyo,” “Aishiterutte Yutteyone,” “Poadamu,” “Ginga Tetsudo no Yoru,” “Moshimo Kimi ga Naku Nara ba” and “Koi wa Eien.” Movie is directed by Shintaro Sugawara. The film revolves around a childhood friend who reappears 10 years after his death in a car accident.

“Ichigo no Uta” will be released sometime next year in Japan.

Sep 2 2018

Character teaser trailers for tvN drama series “Room No. 9”

Character teaser trailers added for tvN drama series “Room No. 9” starring Kim Hee-Seon, Kim Young-Kwang and Kim Hae-Sook. The drama features the unusual premise of a lawyer (Kim Hee-Seon) and death row inmate (Kim Hae-Sook) mysteriously switching bodies in the prison’s room no.9.

For Kim Hee-Seon’s character teaser trailer. It begins with Kim Hee-Seon’s stating “Expensive lawyer’s fee, successful lawyer, 100% winning rate, that kind of lawyer is me. Everything begins there. Room No.9”

Kim Young-Kwang’s character teaser has Kim Young-Kwang stating “I pretend to not know anything. I pretend to have no interest. I pretend that i like. Only then can I approach the truth. Everything begins there. Room No. 9.”

Lastly, Kim Hae-Sook’s character teaser begins with her stating “To a death-row convict, every morning when the sun rises is death. If you can not give me hope, then just kill me. Everything begins there. Room No.9.”

“Room No. 9” is now scheduled to first air September 29, 2018 in South Korea.

 

Sep 1 2018

Teaser trailer #2 and #3 for tvN drama series “The Smile Has Left Your Eyes”

Teaser trailer #2 and #3 added for tvN drama series “The Smile Has Left Your Eyes” starring Seo In-Guk and Jung So-Min.

Teaser trailer #2 has Seo In-Gook narrating in Korean “Everything is the same. There’s no fun.” He then asks “How does it feel when you kill someone?”

Teaser trailer #3 has Jung So-Min narrating in Korean “People call him a monster.” Then as Seo In-Gook walks along the ledge of a building, Jung So-Min says “Don’t do it. You are absolutely not a monster.”

“The Smile Has Left Your Eyes” first airs September 26, 2018 in South Korea.

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Aug 31 2018

Gong Myung & Sojin cast in JTBC drama special “Essence of Happiness”

Gong Myung & Sojin are cast in new JTBC drama special “Essence of Happiness” (literal title). The drama special is the third installment in “JTBC Drama Festa” series, following last year’s “Summer Days; Yeo-Reum” and upcoming “Ping Pong Ball.” The first script reading for “Essence of Happiness” took place August 27, 2018 at JTBC building in Sangam, Seoul, South Korea. Gong Myung and Sojin from idol group ‘Girl’s Day’ attended the script reading.

“Essence of Happiness” will air sometime during September, 2018 in South Korea.

Aug 31 2018

4 main posters and main trailer for OCN drama series “The Player”

Here’s 4 main posters and main trailer for OCN drama series “The Player” starring Song Seung-HeonKrystal (‘f(x)’), Lee Si-Un and Tae Won-Seock. The drama series follows a crime redemption team led by swindler Kang Ha-Ri (Song Seung-Heon) and includes top car driver Cha A-Ryeong (Krystal), elite hacker Im Byung-Min (Lee Si-Un) and fighter Do Jin-Woong (Tae Won-Seock).

“The Player” first airs September 29, 2018.

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