The teaser trailer also reveals ep.1 will air May 23, 2018 in South Korea.
Teaser #4 for upcoming SBS drama series “Wok of Love” starring Lee Joon-Ho, Jang Hyuk and Jung Ryeo-Won. A scene from the drama series has Jung Ryeo-Won with a fencing mask and on climbing over a bridge over the Han River, with Lee Joon-Ho’s character looking at her. The scene is vaguely reminiscent of movie “Castaway on the Moon.”
“Wok of Love” first airs May 7, 2018 in Japan..
Here’s a main poster for upcoming tvN drama series “Lawless Lawyer” starring Lee Joon-Gi & Seo Ye-Ji. The main poster features Lee Joon-Gi, Seo Ye-Ji, Lee Hye-Young and Choi Min-Soo appearing as their respective characters. Caption on the poster asks/states “A Gangster that knows law a bit? A lawyer who knows the power of the fist a bit!”
“Lawless Lawyer” first airs May 12, 2018 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer and poster added for upcoming live-action film “Anoko no Toriko” starring Ryo Yoshizawa, Yuko Araki and Yosuke Sugino. Movie is based on manga “Anoko no Toriko” by Yuki Shiraishi and directed by Ryo Miyawaki. Story for “Anoko no Toriko” revolves around a love triangle between three teenagers who have been friends since their childhoods.
In addition, release date for “Anoko no Toriko” is now set for October 5, 2018 in Japan.
Here’s the first still images of Park Min-Young in upcoming tvN drama series “What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim” co-starring Park Seo-Joon. The still images are from Park Min-Young’s first day of filming for the drama series. The scene has Kim Mi-So (played by Park Min-Young) running late to work. Kim Mi-So has worked as the secretary for Company Vice-President Lee Young-Joon (Park Seo-Joon) for the past 9 years. She hasn’t had a boyfriend in her life.
“What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim” first airs June, 2018 in South Korea.
Haruka Ayase and Yutaka Takenouchi are cast in TBS drama series “Blues of Stepmother and Daughter” (literal title). The drama series is based on manga “Gibo to Musume no Blues” by Rin Sakurazawa. Yuichiro Hirakawa and Yuji Nakamae will direct the drama series and Yoshiko Morishita writes the screenplay adaptation. In “Blues of Stepmother and Daughter,” the duo will play a newly married couple. The wife must also take care of her new stepdaughter.
“Blues of Stepmother and Daughter” first airs July, 2018 in Japan.
A “coming soon” teaser trailer added for upcoming sequel film “The Accidental Detective 2” starring Kwon Sang-Woo, Sung Dong-Il and Lee Kwang-Soo. The film is a sequel to “The Accidental Detective” with Lee Kwang-Soo added to the main cast.
Release date for “The Accidental Detective 2” is now set for sometime June, 2018 in South Korea.
Gen Hoshino is cast for the lead role in new movie “Hikkoshi Daimyo.” Also cast in major supporting roles are Issei Takahashi and Mitsuki Takahata. The film is based on 2016 novel “Hikkoshi Daimyo Sanzenri” by Akihiro Dobashi (“Samurai Hustle“) and directed by Isshin Inudo. In the film, Gen Hoshino plays bookworm samurai Harunosuke Katagiri. He receives a mission to help a daimyo move.
Filming for “Hikkoshi Daimyo” will take place from May to June, 2018 and the movie will be released sometime next year in Japan.
Kim Ji-Won has been offered the lead female role in tvN drama series “The Chronicles of Aseudal” (working literal title). Actor Song Joong-Ki has already received an offer to play the lead male role and he is still considering the offer. Currently, Kim Ji-Won is “positively considering” the offer for “The Chronicles of Aseudal.” Of course, Kim Ji-Won famously played a major supporting character role in hit KBS2 drama series “Descendants of the Sun” which featured Song Joong-Ki in the lead male character role.
Meanwhile, according to Kim Ji-Won’s management company Starship Entertainment, Kim Ji-Won is still considering an offer to play the lead female role in Netflix drama series “See You Again” with Lee Jong-Suk also considering an offer to play the lead male role. Conceivably, Kim Ji-Won could accept both offers because the filming schedules for both drama series do not overlap.
“The Chronicles of Aseudal” will air sometime during the first half of 2019 in South Korea as a completed pre-production.