Main trailer added for upcoming live-action film “HK: Forbidden Super Hero The Abnormal Crisis” starring Ryohei Suzuki, Fumika Shimizu & Yuya Yagira. Movie is a sequel to 2013 film “HK: Forbidden Super Hero” and directed again by Yuichi Fukuda.
“HK: Forbidden Super Hero The Abnormal Crisis” will be released May 14, 2016 in Japan.
Main trailer for movie “Desperate Sunflowers” starring Yo Yoshida & Yoshino Kimura. Movie is based on novel “Iyana Onna” by Nozomi Katsura (“The Star of Prefecture Government“) and the first film directed by veteran actress Hitomi Kuroki. Story for the film follows two cousins with one being a swindler and the other being a straightlaced attorney.
“Desperate Sunflowers” will be released June 25, 2016 in Japan.
Teaser trailer and teaser poster for live-action film “Museum” starring Shun Oguri, Shuhei Nomura and Machiko Ono. Movie is based on manga series “Museum” by Ryosuke Tomoe and directed by Keishi Ohtomo (“Rurouni Kenshin“). Story for the film as Shun Oguri playing a detective out to stop a serial killer with a frog’s mask, before the serial killer takes out his own family.
“Museum” will be released sometime this autumn in Japan.
Main trailer for upcoming mystery film “Tantei Mitarai no Jikenbo Seiro no Umi” starring Hiroshi Tamaki and Alice Hirose. Movie is based on novel “Seiro no Umi” by Soji Shimada and directed by Seiji Izumi (“Aibou“).
“Tantei Mitarai no Jikenbo Seiro no Umi” will be released June 4, 2016 in Japan.
Teaser poster for upcoming movie “Yell For The Blue Sky” starring Tao Tsuchiya & Ryoma Takeuchi. Movie is based on manga series “Aozora Yell” by Kazune Kawahara and directed by Takahiro Miki (“Blue Spring Ride“).
“Yell For The Blue Sky” will be released August 20, 2016 in Japan.
Here’s the first teaser poster for upcoming MBC drama series “Monster” starring Kang Ji-Hwan, Sung Yu-Ri and Park Ki-Woong. The teaser poster features Kang Ji-Hwan as Kang Ki-Tan. His character is deprived of everything by his uncle by marriage and he manages to survive to take revenge.
“Monster” first airs March 28, 2016 in South Korea.
Junichi Okada, Shun Oguri, Tasuku Emoto are cast in new movie “Tsuioku.” Also cast for the film are Masami Nagasawa, Fumino Kimura, Sakura Ando & Hidetaka Yoshioka. Movie will be directed by Yasuo Furuhata (“Dearest“).
Premise for the film follows three adults who were childhood friends. They reunite, but due to a memory case. Atsushi Shikata (Junichi Okada) is now a detective, Keita Tadokoro (Shun Oguri) a suspect and Satoshi Kawabata (Tasuku Emoto) victim.
Filming for “Tsuioku” will begin March 17 in Japan.
Actress Hwang Jung-Eum has been offered the lead female role in upcoming MBC drama series “Lucky Romance.” Currently Hwang Jung-Eum is “positively considering” the offer.
If Hwang Jung-Eum accepts the offer, she will play Bo-Nui. Her character learns from a fortune-teller that if she doesn’t sleep with a male virgin, born in the year 1986, she will die. Later, she finds out her landlord fits those conditions.
“Lucky Romance” will air from May 11, 2016 in South Korea (takes over the Wednesday and Thursday 10PM time slot currently held by “Goodbye Mr. Black“).
Actress Han Ye-Ri is cast in upcoming movie “Chunmong” directed by Zhang Lu. Story for the film has Han Ye-Ri playing a woman who runs a bar. There’s three men who are in love with her. The three men will be played by award winning directors Yang Ik-June, Yoon Jong-Bin & Park Jung-Bum. In addition, actress Shin Min-A will make a cameo appearance in the film. Shin Min-A previously worked with director Zhang Lu in 2014 film “Gyeongju.”
Filming for “Chunmoong” begins April, 2016 in South Korea.
Shori Sato (‘Sexy Zone’) and Kanna Hashimoto (‘Rev. from DVL’) are cast in movie “Haruchika.” Movie is based on popular mystery novel series “Haruchika” by Sei Hatsuno and will be directed by Masahide Ichii (“Blindly in Love“).
Story for “Haruchika” revolves around two childhood friends who are reunited in high school. They share interest in the wind instrument club, but the club is soon to be shuttered. The girl (played by Kanna Hashimoto) then recruits members of the wind instrument club to help them solve mystery cases at the school and also take part in a contest.
Filming for “Haruchika” begins next month in Japan.