Sep 30 2016

Kim Min-Jung cast in JTBC drama series “Man to Man”

Kim Min-Jung is now cast in upcoming JTBC drama series “Man to Man” starring Park Hae-Jin & Park Sung-Woong.

In drama series “Man to Man,” Kim Min-Jung will play lead female character Cha Do-Ha. She is an enthusiastic fan of Yeo Woon-Gwang (Park Sung-Woong). Since she was a high school student, she has led his fan club. Now, she works for an entertainment company and is Yeo Woon-Gwang’s manager. She protects him with all her ability. After Kim Sul-Woo (Park Hae-Jin) appears as Yeo Woon-Gwang’s bodyguard, her perfect world begins to crack.

“Man to Man” will air sometime next year in South Korea.

Sep 30 2016

Ryohei Suzuki, Atsuko Maeda & Takahiro Miura cast in NTV-WOWOW-Hulu drama series “Inspector Zenigata”

Ryohei Suzuki, Atsuko Maeda & Takahiro Miura are cast in new NTV/WOWOW/Hulu drama series “Inspector Zenigata.” Main character Koichi Zenigata played by Ryohei Suzuki originates from popular manga series “Lupin Sansei” by Monkey Punch, but the screenplay will tell an original story. In the upcoming drama series, Atsuko Maeda will play Natsuki Sakuraba and Takahiro Miura will play Shintaro Kunikida.

“Inspector Zenigata” will first air on NTV and then continue on WOWOW and Hulu next year in Japan.

Sep 30 2016

First script reading for movie “Ggoon”

First script reading & gosa (inaugural ceremony) took place September 26, 2016 for upcoming film “Ggoon” starring Hyun-Bin & Yoo Ji-Tae. The film tells the story of a swindler as he tries to catch a fellow swindler.

Filming for “Ggoon” will begin October 1, 2016 and will last for about 3 months.

Sep 29 2016

Main trailer for movie “14 That Night”

Main trailer added for upcoming movie “14 That Night” starring Naoki Inukai, Ken Mitsuishi, Mari Hamada & Mugi Kadowaki. Movie is the first film directed by Shin Adachi (screenwriter of “100 Yen Love“). Movie tells the coming of age story of a teen in small town in the 1980’s, revolving around the town’s video store and rumors that a famous porn actress will appear in town.

“14 That Night” will make its world premiere at this year’s Tokyo International Film Festival (October 25-November 3, 2016) and have its general release on December 24, 2016 in Japan .

Sep 29 2016

Trailer for movie “Choki”

Trailer for movie “Choki” starring Riko Masuda & Hisashi Yoshizawa. Movie is written & directed by Junichi Kanai (“Again“). Story for “Choki” involves the relationship between a man who runs a beauty salon and a girl who once learned calligraphy at a class taught by the man’s wife. The wife has passed away and the young girl is now a woman, but completely blind.

“Choki” will be released December 3, 2016 in Japan.

Sep 29 2016

Junya Ikeda, Ryuya Wakaba and Eita Okuno cast in live-action film “Laughing Under the Clouds”

Junya Ikeda, Ryuya Wakaba and Eita Okuno are cast in live-action film “Laughing Under the Clouds” starring Sota Fukushi, Yuma Nakayama (‘NYC’) & Kirato Wakayama.

Junya Ikeda, Ryuya Wakaba and Eita Okuno will play original characters that are not from the original manga series “Donten ni Warau” by Karakara-Kemuri.

In the upcoming live-action film, Junya Ikeda plays Hayakage who has an overwhelming physical ability. Ryuya Wakaba plays Kiryu who does not express his feelings at all and Eita Okuno plays Raiga who is good at manipulating people. The three belong to the strongest ninja group. They engage in secret maneuvers at Ozu to dominate the world.

“Laughing Under the Clouds” will be released sometime next year in Japan.

Sep 28 2016

Kento Yamazaki cast in live-action film “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure”

Kento Yamazaki is cast in live-action film “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” to be directed by Takashi Miike. The movie is based on manga series “Jojo no Kimyona Boken Part 4 Daiyamondo wa Kudakenai“ by Hirohiko Araki. Cast in supporting roles are Ryunosuke Kamiki, Nana Komatsu, Masaki Okada, Mackenyu, Takayuki Yamada, Yusuke Iseya,Jun Kunimura & Arisa Mizuki. Kento Yamazaki will play the character of Josuke Higashikata.

Filming for “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” will take place mostly around the suburbs of Barcelona, Spain. “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” will be released sometime during summer, 2017 in Japan.

 

Sep 28 2016

First still images of Song Ji-Hyo in JTBC drama series “My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week”

Here’s the first still images of Song Ji-Hyo in upcoming JTBC drama series “My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week” also starring Lee Sun-Kyun. Drama series is a remake of 2007 Fuji TV drama series “My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week?!

In the upcoming drama series, Song Ji-Hyo plays Jung Soo-Yeon. She is a competent team leader at a graphic design firm and also takes good care of her family. She is fully trusted and loved by her husband Do Hyun-Woo (Lee Sun-Kyun).

“My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week” will first air October 28, 2016 in South Korea.