Nov 3 2016

Jang Hyuk & Lee Ha-Na cast in OCN drama series “Voice”

Jang Hyuk & Lee Ha-Na are now cast in upcoming OCN drama series “Voice.”

In the drama series, Jang Hyuk will play Moo Jin-Hyuk. His character was a former hotshot detective, but his world fell apart after his wife was murdered by a serial killer. He holds heavy guilt over his wife’s death and looks for her killer. Lee Ha-Na will play Kang Kwon-Joo. While, she worked at a 112 emergency call center, she heard her father murdered by someone at a crime scene. She is now a professional voice profiler. She teams up with Moo Jin-Hyuk to track down the killer.

“Voice” first airs this January in South Korea.

Nov 3 2016

Supporting cast announced Fuji TV drama series “Uso no Senso”

Naohito Fujiki, Kiko Mizuhara, Fuma Kikuchi (‘Sexy Zone’), Magi, Nobuo Kyo, Ren Osugi, Mizuki Yamamoto and Ken Yasuda are all cast in upcoming Fuji TV drama series “Uso no Senso” starring Tsuyoshi Kusanagi. The characters they play are:

Naohito Fujiki plays Takashi Nishina. He is the CEO of Nishina Corporation. He will do anything to protect his family and corporation. He becomes a foe of main character Koichi Ichinose (Tsuyoshi Kusanagi).

Kiko Mizuhara plays Haruka Tokura. She is a female swindler and works with Koichi Ichinose.

Fuma Kikuchi plays Kazuki Yahiro. He is an apprentice of Koichi Ichinose.

Magi plays Yuji Momota. He taught Koichi Ichinose the ways of a swindler and is like an older brother to him.

Nobuo Kyo plays Shinji Nanao. He is the chairman’s secretary at the Nishina Corporation.

Ren Osugi plays Mamoru Sanpei. He was friends with Koichi Ichinose’s late father.

Mizuki Yamamoto plays Kaede Nishina. She is the daughter of the Nishina Corporation chairman. She disconnects from her family and works as a doctor.

Ken Yasuda  plays Akira Nishina. He is the CEO of a subsidiary company for the Nishina Corporation.

“Uso no Senso” first airs January, 2017 in Japan.

Nov 2 2016

Lee Jong-Suk in MBC drama series “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo”

Here’s photos of Lee Jong-Suk filming a scene in upcoming MBC drama series “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo” starring Lee Sung-Kyung & Nam Joo-Hyuk.

Lee Jong-Suk’s makes a cameo appearance in “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo” due partially to his friendship with Lee Sung-Kyung who belongs to the same management company (YG Entertainment), production company Chorokbaem Media having producing drama series “W” and now “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo,” as well as the drama series airing on MBC where “W” did as well. For his cameo appearance, Lee Jong-Suk will play a customer who goes to the chicken restaurant run by Bok-Joo’s (Lee Sung-Kyung) father. Filming for this scene took place on October 15, 2016 at an outdoor set in Nowon, Seoul, South Korea.

“Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo” first airs November 16, 2016 in South Korea.

Nov 2 2016

First script reading for MBC drama series “Romance Full of Life”

First script reading for MBC drama series “Romance Full of Life” starring Yoon Si-Yoon & Jo Soo-Hyang. The first script reading took place September, 2016 at MBC Broadcasting Station in Sangam, South Korea. “Romance Full of Life” is a 3 episode drama series and part of MBC’s “Three Color Fantasy” series along with drama series “The Universe’s Star” and “Queen of Ring.”

“Romance Full of Life” will air sometime next year in South Korea.

Nov 1 2016

Kengo Kora cast in NHK drama series “Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit Season 2”

Kengo Kora is cast in NHK drama series “Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit Season 2” starring Haruka Ayase. In the drama series, Kengo Kora will play Rauru. His character goes up against Balsa (Haruka Ayase) and Imperial Prince Chagum (Mizuki Itagaki). The drama series will consist of 3 seasons and Kengo Kora will also appear in the season 3 as well.

“Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit Season 2” first airs January 21, 2017 in Japan.

 

Nov 1 2016

First script reading for MBC drama series “The Universe’s Star”

First script reading for upcoming MBC drama series “The Universe’s Star” starring Suho (‘EXO-K’) and Ji-Woo took place September, 2016 at MBC Broadcasting Station in Sangam, South Korea. The first script reading featured main cast members Suho, Ji-Woo, Shin Hyun-Soo, Na Hae-Ryung (‘BESTie’), Yoon Jin-Sol, Ko Kyu-Pil, Lee Si-Un and Joo Jin-Mo. Story for the 3 episode drama series revolves around the romance between a genius singer/songwriter (Suho) and an angel of death (Ji-Woo).

“The Universe’s Star” will air sometime next year in South Korea.