Yoo Seung-Ho is now cast in upcoming MBC drama series “I’m Not a Robot” (literal title). He will play lead male character Kim Min-Kyu. He is a major shareholder of a finance company and possesses an attractive appearance, but he has never had a girlfriend due to being allergic to other people. He falls in love with a woman who is compelled to pretend to be a robot.
Meanwhile, actress Chae Soo-Bin is still considering an offer to pay the lead female role. “I’m Not a Robot” first airs November, 2017 in South Korea.
Here’s a main poster for upcoming melodrama film “Autumn Sonata” starring BoA and Lee Hak-Joo. Story for the film has BoA playing Soo-Ryun. She hopes to marry her boyfriend Joon (Lee Hak-Joo), but she learns she doesn’t have much time to live.
Release date for “Autumn Sonata” is now set for October 19, 2017 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer #3 added for upcoming SBS drama series “While You Were Sleeping” starring Lee Jong-Suk and Bae Suzy. Meanwhile, here’s 5 character posters for the upcoming drama series. The character posters are of Lee Jong-Suk, Bae Suzy, Lee Sang-Yeob, Ko Sung-Hee and Jung Hae-In. Caption on Lee Jong-Suk’s poster states “nobody will believe … the future that I changed,” while the caption on Bae Suzy’s poster states “no one … except you…”
For the supporting actors, Lee Sang-Yeob plays Lee Yoo-Beom. He used to work as a prosecutor, but he now works as a successful lawyer. Ko Sung-Hee plays Shin Hee-Min. She works as a prosecutor. Lastly, Jung Hae-In plays Han Woo-Tak. Details about his character has not yet been revealed.
“While You Were Sleeping” first airs September 27, 2017 in South Korea.
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Movie “Silence” (literal title), starring Choi Min-Sik, Park Shin-Hye and Ryoo Joon-Yeol, is now set for release sometime this November in South Korea. The film is based on Chinese film “Silent Witness” and directed by Jung Ji-Woo (“Eungyo“). In addition, here’s 11 new still images from the upcoming film.
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Tori Matsuzaka is cast in live-action drama series “Impossibility Defense” (“Funohan”). The drama series is based on manga “Funohan” by Arata Miyatsuki and follows 2018 live-action movie “Impossibility Defense” also starring Tori Matsuzaka. Story for the drama series will be connected with the live-action film version. In the drama series and movie, Tori Matsuzaka plays Tadashi Usobuki. His character is a contract killer, but he uses a unique method to take out his targets. More cast members for the drama series will be announced at a later date, but expect to see many of the same cast members from the live-action film version. Exact air date and network will also be announced at a later date.
Here’s 2 new posters for upcoming MBC drama series “20th Century Boy and Girl” starring Han Ye-Seul and Kim Ji-Suk. One poster features a group photo of main cast members Han Ye-Seul, Kim Ji-Suk, Lee Sang-Woo, Ryoo Hyoun-Kyoung, An Se-Ha, Lee Sang-Hee and Oh Sang-Jin. This poster was shot at a rooftop bar in the hills of Seoul. The second poster features Kim Ji-Suk and Han Ye-Seul together.
In addition, teaser trailer #2 has been added on AsianWiki. “20th Century Boy and Girl” first airs September 25, 2017 in South Korea.
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Trailer and poster added for upcoming live-action film “Anonymous Noise” starring Ayami Nakajo, Jun Shison and Yuta Koseki. Movie is based on manga series “Fukumenkei Noizu” by Ryoko Fukuyama and directed by Koichiro Miki.
“Anonymous Noise” will be released November 25, 2017 in Japan.
Teaser trailer added for upcoming TBS drama series “Prison’s Princess” (literal title) starring Kyoko Koizumi, Hikari Mitsushima, Kaho, Maki Sakai, Aiko Morishita and Miho Kanno. The drama series follows a group of women who knew each other in prison and they now scheme to get revenge for one of their former cellmates. Drama series is based on an original script by Kankuro Kudo.
“Prison’s Princess” first airs October 17, 2017 in Japan.
Here’s 3 main posters for upcoming tvN drama series “Because This Is My First Life” starring Lee Min-Ki and Jung So-Min. Two of the posers features Lee Min-Ki and Jung So-Min, while a third poster shows 3 couples from the drama series. The three couples are (top) Jung So-Min and Lee Min-Ki, (middle) Esom and Park Byung-Eun and (bottom) Kim Ga-Eun and Kim Min-Suk.
In the drama series, Yoon Ji-Ho (Jung So-Min) begins to live at Nam Se-Hee’s (Lee Min-Ki) apartment. Their relationship develops romantically. Ma Sang-Goo (Park Byung-Eun) and Woo Soo-Ji (Esom) are a couple with totally opposite views on love. Sim Won-Seok (Kim Min-Suk) and Yang Ho-Rang (Kim Ga-Eun) have dated for the past 7 years. They love each other, but they have difficulties when they talk about marriage.
“Because This Is My First Life” first airs October 9, 2017 in South Korea.
Broadcast network SBS has decided to not air or produce upcoming drama series “Four Men” due to scheduling problems. Because of this, Oh Jin-Seok has dropped out of the drama series as its director. The drama series stars Park Hae-Jin and Nana (‘After School’). Whether another network will pick up the drama series is in question.