Dec 21 2015

Han Ji-Eun cast for lead female role in movie “Real”

Actress Han Ji-Eun is cast for the lead female role in upcoming movie “Real” starring Kim Soo-Hyun. Also cast in the film, in a major supporting role is veteran actor Lee Sung-Min. Meanwhile, Sulli (formerly of idol group “f(x)”) is considering an offer to play a major supporting female character.

Actress Han Ji-Eun landed the lead female role after going through auditions which involved 4200 other actresses. in the film “Real,” Han Ji-Eun will play Han Ye-Won. Her character is an actress. Filming for “Real” begins January, 2016 in South Korea.

Dec 21 2015

2nd teaser trailer for KBS2 drama series “Moorim School”

2nd teaser trailer added for upcoming KBS2 drama series “Moorim School” starring Lee Hyun-Woo, Seo Ye-Ji, Hong Bin and Jeong Eu-Gene. The 2nd teaser trailer runs for about 90 seconds and features behind the scene footage of the upcoming drama series.

Meanwhile, still images above are of male cast members Lee Hyun-Woo, Hong Bin (from idol group VIXX), Alexander, POP (from Thailand), Han Geun-Sub and Park Sin-Woo. These are the first still images of Alexander, POP, Han Geun-Sub and Park Sin-Woo in the drama series.

In the upcoming drama series Lee Hyun-Woo plays Shi-Woo. His character is a member of an idol group. He isn’t nice to other people and thus doesn’t have friends. Hong Bin plays Chi-Ang. His character’s family runs the largest Chinese corporation. He is bright. Alexander plays Yub Jung. His character hails from Hong Kong. He hangs out with Nadet (POP) who is a Thai national. Nadet excels at science. Han Geun-Sub plays Choi Ho. He attends Moorim School to become a master of the martial arts. This is in part due to being bullied in his past. Park Sin-Woo plays Sang-Man. He attends Moorim School to get a better job. Han Jong-Young plays Dong-Goo. His character excels at fencing.

“Moorim School” first airs January 11, 2016 in South Korea.

Dec 21 2015

Teaser trailer and poster for movie “A Violent Prosecutor”

Teaser trailer and poster added for upcoming movie “A Violent Prosecutor” starring Hwang Jung-Min & Gang Dong-Won. Premise for “A Violent Prosecutor” has Hwang Jung-Min playing the violent prosecutor who gets framed and sent to prison for 15 years. There he meets a good-looking con man played by Gang Dong-Won. The prosecutor then helps the con man get released from jail in hopes that the con man will follow his plans to get revenge on those that framed him.

“A Violent Prosecutor” will be released February 4, 2016 in South Korea.

Dec 20 2015

Jo Yoon-Hee cast in tvN drama series “Pied Piper”

Actress Jo Yoon-Hee is now cast in upcoming tvN drama series “Pied Piper” (working title). The drama series has already cast actors Shin Ha-Kyun, Yu Jun-Sang and Sung Dong-Il.

In drama series “Pied Piper,” Jo Yoon-Hee will play Yeo Myung-Ha. Her character is a police lieutenant and member of a police crisis negotiation team. Even though she is not great at communicating like Joo Sung-Chan (Shin Ha-Kyun), every word she says has sincerity and she has a great ability to understand other people’s mind.

“Pied Piper” first airs March, 2016 in South Korea.

Dec 19 2015

Main poster and teaser trailer added for live-action sequel film “Assassination Classroom: Graduation”

First teaser trailer and main poster added for upcoming live-action sequel film “Assassination Classroom: Graduation” starring Ryosuke Yamada, Masaki Suda & Maika Yamamoto. In addition, Kazunari Ninomiya, Mirei Kiritani & Hiroki Narimiya are set to make special appearances in the film in flashback scenes.

“Assassination Classroom: Graduation” will be released March 25, 2016 in Japan.

Dec 18 2015

Teaser #2 and #3 for tvN drama series “Signal”

Teaser #2 and #3 added for upcoming tvN drama series “Signal” starring Lee Je-Hoon, Kim Hye-Soo and Cho Jin-Woong. Drama series tells the story of detectives from the present day and the past communicating together via a walkie-talkie. They work together to crack an unsolved serial murder case. The specific serial murder case was also depicted in 2003 movie “Memories of Murder” and 2014 tvN drama series “Gap Dong.”

“Signal” first airs January 22, 2016 in South Korea.

Dec 18 2015

Teaser trailer for live-action film “Chinyuki”

First teaser trailer added for upcoming live-action comedy film “Chinyuki” starring Kenichi Matsuyama. “Chinyuki” is based on manga series “Chinyuki – Taro to Yukaina Nakama tachi” by Gataro Man which is setup as a parody of well known 16th century Chinese novel “Journey to the West.”

“Chinyuki” will be released February 27, 2016 in Japan.