Apr 27 2018

Chieko Baisho, Tatsuya Fuji and Mikako Ichikawa cast in live-action film “Hatsukoi”

Chieko BaishoTatsuya Fuji and Mikako Ichikawa are cast in live-action film “Hatsukoi: Otosan, Chibi ga Inaku Narimashita.” The film is based on manga series “Otosan, Chibi ga Inaku Narimashita” by Keiko Nishi and directed by Shotaro Kobayashi (“Kaasan Mom’s Life“). In the film, Chieko Baisho and Tatsuya Fuji play a married elderly couple. One of their children is played by Mikako Ichikawa. Drama ensues when the mother tells the daughter that she wants a divorce.

“Hatsukoi: Otosan, Chibi ga Inaku Narimashita” will be released spring, 2019 in Japan.

 

Apr 26 2018

Ep. 13 and 14 of tvN drama series “My Mister” to air one week later

Ep. 13 and 14 of currently airing tvN drama series “My Mister” has been pushed back from May 2nd and 3rd to May 9th and 10th. The one week delay is to give staff and performers more time to film their scenes. The popular drama series fell behind schedule from the start due to supporting actor Oh Dal-Su being removed from the series and his replacement Park Ho-San having to re-film his scenes. A lot of the scenes has also taken place late at night. During the one week delay, tvN will air a special program of “My Mister” on May 2nd and broadcast movie “The King’s Case Note” on May 3rd. Lee Sun-Kyun stars in movie “The King’s Case Note” as well as drama series “My Mister.”

Apr 26 2018

Teaser trailer for tvN drama series “What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim”

First teaser trailer added for upcoming tvN drama series “What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim” starring Park Seo-Joon and Park Min-Young. Setup for the teaser trailer has office workers wondering why the Vice-President (Park Seo-Joon) is in a bad mood. Park Seo-Joon as Lee Young-Joon then appears and asks “What’s wrong with Secretary Kim?”

“What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim” first airs June, 2018 in South Korea.

 

Apr 26 2018

First script reading for OCN drama series “Life on Mars”

First script reading for OCN drama series “Life on Mars” took place March 12, 2018 at Studio Dragon in Sangam-dong, Seoul, South Korea. Main cast members including Jung Kyoung-HoPark Sung-WoongKo Ah-SungOh Dae-HwanNoh Jong-Hyun, Kim Jae-Kyung (ex-‘RAINBOW’ member), Kim Ki-Cheon and Kim Young-Pil  all attended. Park Sung-Woong gained 10 kilograms to play his character of Kang Dong-Cheol. The drama series follows a detective (Jung Kyoung-Ho) as he investigates a serial murder case. The detective finds himself transported back in time to 1988.

 

“Life on Mars” first airs June, 2018 in South Korea.

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Apr 26 2018

Teaser trailer for live-action film “Sensei Kunshu”

Teaser trailer added for live-action film “Sensei Kunshu” starring Ryoma Takeuchi and Minami Hamabe. Movie is based on manga series “Sensei Kunshu” by Momoko Koda and directed by Sho Tsukikawa (“Let Me Eat Your Pancreas“). Story for the film revolves around a high school student (Minami Hamabe) and a young man (Ryoma Takeuchi) who turns out to be her substitute teacher.

“Sensei Kunshu” will be released August 1, 2018 in Japan.

Apr 25 2018

Teaser trailer for MBC drama series “Come Here and Give Me A Hug”

First teaser trailer added for upcoming MBC drama series “Come Here and Give Me A Hug” starring Chang Ki-Yong and Jin Ki-Joo.

Meanwhile, above are still images Jin Ki-Joo in the drama series. She plays Han Jae-Yi. She is now an actress, but she went through a horrific nightmare as a teenager.

Still images below is of Chang Ki-Yong. He plays Deective Chae Do-Jin. His father is a murderer and he tries to atone for his father’s ways.

“Come Here and Give Me A Hug” first airs May 16, 2018 in South Korea.

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Apr 25 2018

First script reading for SBS drama series “Handsome Guy and Jung-Eum”

First script reading for SBS drama series “Handsome Guy and Jung-Eum,” starring Namgung Min and Hwang Jung-Eum, took place April 2, 2018 at at SBS Ilsan Production Center in Tanhyun, South Korea. Main cast members including Namgung Min, Hwang Jung-Eum, Choi Tae-JoonOh Yoon-Ah, Nam Kyoung-Eub and Jo Dal-Hwan all attended. After the first script reading, Namgung Min stated “I will work very hard and I will also do my best to have good results.” Hwang Jung-Eum followed up with “I am merry and happy, like going on a picnic. To get other people to feel that way, I will work hard.”

“Handsome Guy and Jung-Eum” will first air May, 2018 in South Korea.

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