Aug 24 2016

Machiko Ono cast in TV Asahi drama SP “Sogeki”

Machiko Ono is cast in upcoming TV Asahi drama SP “Sogeki.” Also cast in the drama special are Sadao Abe & Koichi Sato. The drama special is based on 2010 novel “Sogeki Chika Sosakan” by Shunsuke Nagase. In the drama series, Machiko Ono will play Detective Ryoko Kozuki. Her character recently received a demotion for having an affair with a superior. She then takes on the case “The Prime Ministerial Candidate Snipe Case” which occured 15 years earlier.

“Sogeki” will air sometime this autumn in Japan.

Aug 23 2016

Lee Joon-Gi’s character poster and teaser #3 for SBS drama series “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo”

Lee Joon-Gi‘s character poster and teaser #3 added for upcoming SBS drama series “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” also starring IUKang Ha-Neul.

In addition, still images above are from a scene featuring Lee Joon-Gi. The scene has Wang So (Lee Joon-Gi’) is thrown onto a mountain where wolves live. He appears bloody and people begin calling him “Dog Wolf.” He becomes a figure who causes fear in people.

“Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” first airs August 29, 2016 in South Korea.

Aug 23 2016

Kentaro Sakaguchi cast in TV Tokyo drama special “Mohouhan”

Kentaro Sakaguchi is cast in upcoming TV Tokyo drama SP “Mohouhan” starring Miki Nakatani. The drama special is based on novel “Mohouhan” by Miyuki Miyabe which was previously adapted into 2002 film “Copycat Killer.”

In the upcoming 2 episode drama SP, Kentaro Sakaguchi will play Koichi Amikawa (Peace). His character holds a key to the story. It’s also the first time Kentaro Sakaguchi will portray a villain.

Ep.1 of “Mohouhan” will air September 21, 2016 and ep.2 will air September 22, 2016 in Japan.

Aug 22 2016

Yoon Doo-Joon (‘Beast’) to make cameo appearance in tvN drama series “Let’s Fight Ghost”

Yoon Doo-Joon from idol group ‘Beast’ is set to make a cameo appearance in tvN drama series “Let’s Fight Ghost” starring TaecYeon & Kim So-Hyun.

Yoon Doo-Joon previously worked with drama series director Park Joon-Hwa in tvN drama series “Let’s Eat” and “Let’s Eat 2”. Yoon Doo-Joon will appear in ep.16 of “Let’s Fight Ghost” which will air August 30, 2016. For his cameo appearance, he will play Koo Dae-Young (his character from “Let’s Eat” and “Let’s Eat 2”).

Aug 22 2016

Yuki Amami cast in Fuji TV drama series “Chef: Mitsuboshi no Kyushoku”

Yuki Amami is cast in new Fuji TV drama series “Chef: Mitsuboshi no Kyushoku.” The drama series is scripted by Hideya Hamada (“Absolute Zero: Special Investigation Unit“) and directed by Shin Hirano & Ryo Tanaka.

In the drama series “Chef: Mitsuboshi no Kyushoku,” Yuki Amami plays Paris trained chef Mitsuko Hoshino. She gets fired from her job as a chef at a 3 star French restaurant in Ginza and eventually works on a TV program centered around school meals.

“Chef: Mitsuboshi no Kyushoku” first airs this October in Japan.

Aug 22 2016

New Erika Toda still images from live-action film “Death Note: Light Up The New World”

Here’s new still images of actress Erika Toda in upcoming live-action film “Death Note: Light Up The New World.” The scene from the still images was filmed in mid-February, 2016 at the Telecom Center building in Tokyo. Sosuke Ikematsu and Masaki Suda also appear in the scene along with about 300 extras appearing in the background.

“Death Note: Light Up The New World” will open October 29, 2016 in Japan.