Teaser trailer and teaser poster added for movie “Stolen Identity 2” starring Yudai Chiba, Mai Shiraishi and Ryo Narita. In addition, 13 new supporting cast members have been announced: Hiroki Suzuki, Takuma Otoo, Noriko Eguchi, Nao, Kazuki Iio, Yu Takahashi, Kodai, Yuki Hirako, Risako Tanigawa, Akira Ohashi, Mio Imada, Tetsushi Tanaka and Arata Iura. The film is based on 2018 novel “Sumaho o Otoshita dake nanoni: Toraware no Satsujinki” by Akira Shiga and a sequel to 2018 film “Stolen Identity.”
“Stolen Identity 2” is now scheduled for release February 21, 2020 in Japan.
New teaser trailer for SBS drama series “VIP” starring Jang Na-Ra, Lee Sang-Yoon and Lee Chung-Ah. Earlier teasers were character teasers and the new teaser trailer is officially labeled as teaser trailer #1. The drama series follows a team of VIP agents who work for the top 1% of a department store. Meanwhile, above and below are the first still images of Jang Na-Ra in the drama series. The still images are from a scene that was filmed May, 2019 at a prison. Jang Na-Ra as Na Jung-Sun travels there to meet a VIP customer.
“VIP” first airs October 7, 2019 in South Korea.Read more »
Teaser trailer #3 and group poster for KBS2 drama series “When the Camellia Blooms” starring Kong Hyo-Jin and Kang Ha-Neul. The group poster features 8 of the main cast members: Kong Hyo-Jin, Kang Ha-Neul, Kim Ji-Suk, Ji E-Suu, Oh Jung-Se, Yum Hye-Ran, Son Dam-Bi and Kim Kang-Hoon. The group poster also reveals for the first time that Kong Hyo-Jin’s character of Dong-Baek is a single mother and her son is Pil-Goo played by Kim Kang-Hoon.
“When the Camellia Blooms” first airs September 18, 2019 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer #2 added for KBS2 drama series “The Tale of Nokdu” (English title) starring Jang Dong-Yoon and Kim So-Hyun. The drama series is based on webcomic “Nokdujeon” by Hye Jin Yang. While teaser trailer #1 focused on Jang Dong-Yoon as Jeon Nok-Du, teaser trailer #2 focuses on Kim So-Hyun as Dong Dong-Ju. At around the 17 second mark of teaser trailer #2, caption appears in Korean that introduces our lead female character with “Awfully bright apprentice gisaeng, Dong Dong-Ju.” Meanwhile, below are the first still images of Kim So-Hyun in the drama series.
“The Tale of Nokdu” first airs September 30, 2019 in South Korea.Read more »
Teaser trailer and teaser poster added for movie “Fukushima 50” starring Koichi Sato and Ken Watanabe. The film follows 50 workers who stayed at the Fukushima nuclear power plant after the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami disaster. Caption on the teaser poster states in Japanese “50 people who stayed and kept fighting inside the nuclear power plant were called the Fukushima 50.” Meanwhile, supporting cast for the movie has been updated on AsianWiki. Those include Naoto Ogata, Shohei Hino, Mitsuru Hirata, Masato Hagiwara, Riho Yoshioka, Takumi Saito, Yasuko Tomita and Shiro Sano.
“Fukushima 50” is now set for release March, 2020 in Japan.Read more »
Fuju Kamio and Elaiza Ikeda are cast in TBS-MBS drama series “Eren the Southpaw” (literal title). The drama series is based on webcomic “Hidarikiki no Eren” by Kappy and will be directed by Yuko Goto (“Sasurai Onsen Endo Kenichi“). The drama series will have Elaiza Ikeda playing a painter with the nickname of The Southpaw and Fuju Kamio playing advertising employee Koichi Asakura.
“Eren the Southpaw” first airs October 20, 2019 in Japan.
Main trailer added for movie “After the Sunset” starring Shihori Kanjiya, Maho Yamada and Towa Matsubara. Movie is directed by Michio Koshikawa (“Life and Death On the Shore“) and scripted by Ureha Shimada (“Kujira no Shima no Wasuremono“). Story for the film revolves around a birth mother, foster mother and the child.
“After the Sunset” will be released November 8, 2019 in Japan.Read more »
Two character posters and teaser trailer #3 added for SBS drama series “Vagabond” starring Lee Seung-Gi and Bae Suzy. The character posters show both Cha Dal-Gun (Lee Seung-Gi) and Go Hae-Ri (Bae Suzy) with their guns drawn. Cha Dal-Gun dreams of becoming a top stunt man. Go Hae-Ri is an NIS agent. They both are drawn into an important and dangerous case after a plane crash. Meanwhile teaser trailer #3 can be viewed at AsianWiki.
“Vagabond” first airs September 20, 2019 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer #3 added for tvN drama series “Melting Me Softly” starring Ji Chang-Wook and Won Jin-A. Teaser trailer #3 has Ji Chang-Wook as Ma Dong-Chan and Won Jin-A as Ko Mi-Ran riding in an elevator. Ji Chang-Wook then states “Me, who was once frozen, should not exceed 33 celcius in body temperature.” Won Jin-A’s voice appears around the 25 second mark and she states “The hottest moment of you and me… Melting Me Softly.” Above is a group poster for the upcoming drama series.
“Melting Me Softly” first airs September 28, 2019 in South Korea.