Shuhei Nomura is cast in movie “Walking Man.” In the film, Shuhei Nomura will play main character Atomu. The film itself incorporates real life experiences of rapper Anarchy and he also directs the film. The film also marks Anarchy’s first time directing a movie. Filming for “Walking Man” will begin November 20, 2018.
“Walking Man” will be released sometime next year in Japan.
Teaser trailer #3 added for SBS drama series “The Last Empress” starring Jang Na-Ra, Choi Jin-Hyuk and Shin Sung-Rok. The drama series is set in the present day, but under the premise that Korea is ruled under a monarchy.
“The Last Empress” first airs November 21, 2018 in South Korea.
First still images and air date added for Channel A drama series “Coffee, Please” (literal title) starring Yong Joon-Hyung, Kim Min-Young and Chae Seo-Jin. The still images are of popular webtoon writer Im Hyun-Woo (Yong Joon-Hyung), his trainee Lee Seul-Bi (Kim Min-Young) and Lee Seul-Bi transformed into beautiful Oh Go-Woon (Chae Seo-Jin) after drinking coffee. In addition, the drama series is scheduled to air Saturdays and Sundays at 7:20 AM from December 1, 2018 in South Korea. The drama series airs as a 100% preproduction with filming having finished autumn, 2017.
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Here’s the first still image of Park Seo-Joon in upcoming movie “The Divine Fury” (English title). In the film, Park Seo-Joon plays Yong-Hoo. He is a champion martial art fighter and with Priest An (Ahn Sung-Ki) goes up against the most powerful evil. Actor Woo Do-Hwan plays a major villain in the film. Filming for the movie began August 14, 2018 and is still ongoing. At the recently concluded American Film Market, “The Divine Fury” sold to 18 countries including Hong Kong, Germany and Japan. Meanwhile, Actress Esom was first cast to make a special appearance as Nun Teresa in the movie, but she had to drop out due to her busy filming schedule with currently airing JTBC drama series “The Third Charm.” Actress Kim Si-Eun will now play the character instead.
“The Divine Fury” will be released sometime next year in South Korea.
Teaser trailer #3 added for MBC drama series “Children of Nobody” starring Kim Sun-A, Lee Yi-Kyung, Nam Gyu-Ri and Cha Hak-Yeon.
“Children of Nobody” first airs November 21, 2018 in South Korea (takes over MBC’s Wednesday & Thursday 10PM time slot after “Terius Behind Me“).
Here’s a first promotional visual of Ryusei Yokohama for upcoming TBS live-action drama series “A Story To Read On The Day You’ve Fell In Love” (literal title). In the drama series, Ryusei Yokohama plays Kyohei Yuri. He is a disorderly high school student and as you can see in the visual has pink hair. The drama series is based on manga “Hajimete Koi o Shita Hi ni Yomu Hanashi” by Aki Mochida. Kyoko Fukada, Kento Nagayama and Tomoya Nakamura also play main characters.
In addition, supporting cast members for the drama series has been announced. Cast in supporting roles are You Takahashi, Kenjiro Ishimaru, Shingo Tsurumi, Yumi Adachi, Sarutoki Minagawa, Katsuhisa Namase and Fumi Dan. “A Story To Read On The Day You’ve Fell In Love” first airs January, 2019 in Japan.
Here’s the first two still images of Yeo Jin-Goo in upcoming tvN drama series “The Crowned Clown” (English title). Drama series is a remake 2012 film “Masquerade” starring Lee Byung-Hun. In drama series “The Crowned Clown,” Yeo Jin-Goo plays two different characters. Still image above is Yeo Jin-Goo as Ha Sun. He is clown with a free spirit. The still image below is Yeo Jin-Goo as King Lee Hun. He is a king with charisma and dignity.
“The Crowned Clown” first airs January, 2019 in South Korea..
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Main poster and teaser trailer #6 added for tvN drama series “Encounter” starring Song Hye-Kyo and Park Bo-Gum. The main poster above was shot in The Malecon in Havana, Cuba. Teaser trailer #6 has Park Bo-Gum sitting near beach and Song Hye-Kyo narrates “Let’s just say it was under a spell. Spell.”
“Encounter” first airs November 28, 2018 in South Korea.
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Teaser trailer added for upcoming MBC drama series “Less than Evil” (English title) starring Shin Ha-Kyun and Lee Seol. The drama series is a remake of U.K. television series “Luther.” Somewhat unusual for a drama series that will air on one of Korea’s three major broadcast networks, ep.1-2 of MBC drama series “Less than Evil” has received an R rating which means those under 19 years old should not watch the episode.
“Less than Evil” first airs December 3, 2018 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer for movie “The Drug King” starring Song Kang-Ho, Cho Jung-Seok and Bae Doo-Na. Movie is set in the 1970’s and follows a small-time criminal (Song Kang-Ho) as he ascends to become the drug king of meth.
“The Drug King” is now set for release December 19, 2018 in South Korea.