Main trailer and poster added for movie “Last Winter, We Parted” starring Takanori Iwata, Mizuki Yamamoto, Kazuki Kitamura, Takumi Saito and Reina Asami. Movie is based on 2013 novel “Kyonen no Fuyu, Kimi to Wakare” by Fuminori Nakamura. Story for “Last Winter, We Parted” follows writer Kyosuke Yakumo (Takanori Iwata) as he researches a murder case for his next book. Movie is directed by Tomoyuki Takimoto.
“Last Winter, We Parted” opens March 10, 2018 in Japan.
Main poster and teaser trailer #2 added for JTBC drama series “Eulachacha Waikiki” starring Kim Jung-Hyun, Lee Yi-Kyung and Son Seung-Won. Teaser trailer #2 features actual scenes from the drama series for the first time.
“Eulachacha Waikiki” first airs February 5, 2018 in South Korea.
Actor Jeon Tae-Soo died January 21, 2018 at the age of 34. According to his talent agency, he has suffered from depression for years and his exact cause of death has not been released. He is also the younger brother of actress Ha Ji-Won. Ha Ji-Won has cancelled all upcoming appearances, including her scheduled promotional appearance for the release of Chinese film “Manhunt.”
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Kim Myung-Min and Kim Hyun-Joo are cast for lead roles in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Miracle That We Met” (literal title). Also cast in a major supporting character role is Ra Mi-Ran.
In the drama series Kim Myung-Min plays Song Hyun-Sil. He is the youngest bank branch manager of the top Korean bank and he is arrogant. He dies in a car accident, but he awakes with the spirit of another person in his body.
Kim Hyun-Joo plays Sun Hye-Jin. She has a husband and two children. Her life seems perfect, but she wants a divorce. Ra Mi-Ran will play Jo Yeon-Hwa. She is has a bright personality and a strong will to survive.
“Miracle That We Met” first airs April, 2018 in South Korea (follows “Radio Romance” in KBS2’s Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot).
Yuriko Yoshitaka is cast in new NTV drama series “Security of Justice.” The drama series is based on 2013 novel “Seigi no Se” by Sawako Agawa. In the drama series, Yuriko Yoshitaka will play prosecutor Ririko Takemura. She has worked at her job for 2 years, but she hasn’t yet mastered the profession. She does tries hard and through the various cases grows as a prosecutor and person. Drama series will be scripted by Yuko Matsuda and directed by Seiichi Nagumo.
“Security of Justice” will first air April, 2018 in Japan.
Here’s a teaser poster and 7 character posters for upcoming movie “Marital Harmony” (literal title) starring Shim Eun-Kyung and Lee Seung-Gi. The 7 character posters are of Shim Eun-Kyung, Lee Seung-Gi, Kim Sang-Kyung, Yeon Woo-Jin, Kang Min-Hyuk (‘CNBLUE’), Choi Woo-Sik and Jo Bok-Rae.
Filming for “Marital Harmony” took place back in September 5, 2015 to December 23, 2015, prior to Lee Seung-Gi enlisting in the military. He discharged from the military on October 31, 2017 and is currently starring in popular tvN drama series “A Korean Odyssey.”
Movie “Marital Harmony” is a period film and also a romantic-comedy. In the film, Lee Seung-Gi plays Seo Do-Yoon. He is a fortune teller and the best in Joseon, but he doesn’t know his own fate. Shim Eun-Kyung plays Princess Songhwa. She leaves the palace to check on the men from her future husband list. The men are Yoon Shi-Kyung (Yeon Woo-Jin), Kang Whi (Kang Min-Hyuk) and Nam Chi-Ho (Choi Woo-Sik).
“Marital Harmony” will be released February, 2018 in South Korea.
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Jung Hae-In is now cast for the lead male role in JTBC drama series “Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food” co-starring Son Ye-Jin. For the drama series, Jung Hae-In will play Seo Joon-Hee. He works in the computer game industry and returns to South Korea after working abroad for 3 years. He then meets Yoon Jin-A (Son Ye-Jin) again. She is a friend of his older sister.
“Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food” first airs March, 2018 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer added for tvN drama special “Fighter Choi Kang-Soon” starring Gang Ye-Won. Also appearing in the drama special are Lee Jae-Kyoon, Kim Chae-Eun, Cha Min-Jee, and Kim Ye-Won. “Fighter Choi Kang-Soon” is the 9th installment in tvN’s Drama Stage series showcasing new story tellers. Story for “Fighter Choi Kang-Soon” has Choi Kang-Soon playing an assistant manager. She becomes victim of a hidden camera and decides to fight back.
“Fighter Choi Kang-Soon” will air January 27, 2018.
Teaser trailer for movie “Life in Overtime” starring Hiroshi Tachi, Hitomi Kuroki and Ryoko Hirosue. Story for “Life in Overtime” follows Sosuke Tashiro (Hiroshi Tachi) as he retires from his company. He can’t help noticing other people his age just passing their days doing nothing and decides that’s not for him. He meets the president of an IT company and also a woman. Movie is based on 2015 novel “Owatta Hito” by Makiko Uchidate and directed Hideo Nakata.
“Life in Overtime” will be released June 9, 2018.
Main trailer for movie “Ikiru Machi” starring Mari Natsuki, Aimi Satsukawa, Arata Horii and Lee Jong-Hyun (CNBLUE). Movie is directed by Hideo Sakaki (“Disregarded People“).
“Ikiru Machi” opens March 3, 2018 in Japan.