Oct 14 2015

Shun Oguri cast in TBS drama series “Kounodori”

Shun Oguri is cast in upcoming TBS drama series “Kounodori” starring Gou Ayano, Mayu Matsuoka, Gen Hoshino, Yo Yoshida and Nao Omori.

In the drama series, Shun Oguri will play Hiroyuki Nagai. His character’s pregnant wife falls unconscious due to a car accident. Hiroyuki Nagai is not a regular cast member, but he will appear often in the drama series. From the middle portion of “Kounodori,” his character has an important role which affects Sakura Konotori (Gou Ayano).

“Kounodori” first airs October 16, 2015 in Japan.

Oct 14 2015

Han Ye-Seul and Sung Joon offered lead roles in JTBC drama series “Madame Antoine”

Actress Han Ye-Seul and actor Sung Joon have been offered the lead roles in upcoming JTBC drama series “Madame Antoine.” The drama series is setup as a romantic-comedy, revolving around psychological experts. Both, Han Ye-Seul and Sung Joon are “positively considering” their offers.

“Madame Antoine” will first air November 27, 2015 in South Korea (will takeover JTBC’s Friday and Saturday 8:40 PM time slot after “D-Day“).

Oct 14 2015

Gang Dong-Won cast in movie “Hidden Time”

Actor Gang Dong-Won is now cast in upcoming movie “Hidden Time.” He is joined by child actors Shin Eun-Soo and Lee Hyo-Je. Movie is directed by Uhm Tae-Hwa (“Ingtoogi: The Battle of Internet Trolls“).

Story for upcoming film “Hidden Time” revolves around a group of children that takes a trip to the mountains. The next day only one person (Shin Eun-Soo) is found. A few days later, another boy is found, but he is no longer a 13-year-old child. The child is now an adult (Gang Dong-Won).

Filming for “Hidden Time” began October 7, 2015 at Namhae, Gyeongsangnam Province, South Korea and is expected to last for about 3 months. “Hidden Time” is expected to be released sometime next year in South Korea.

Oct 13 2015

Yoo Seung-Ho cast in SBS drama series “Remember”

Actor Yoo Seung-Ho is cast in new SBS drama series “Remember” (Korean and English title). The drama series is directed by Lee Chang-Min (drama series “Giant“) and screenplay by Yoon Hyun-Ho (movie “The Attorney“).

In drama series “Remember,” Yoo Seung-Ho will play a man with Hyperthymesia which allows him to remember everyday in perfect detail. He becomes a lawyer to prove his father’s innocence, but he becomes afflicted with Alzheimer’s.

“Remember” will first air this December in South Korea (takes over SBS’ Wednesday & Thursdays 10PM time slot after “The Village: Achiara’s Secret“).

Oct 13 2015

Ayami Nakajo cast in live-action film “Setoutsumi”

Actress Ayami Nakajo is cast in upcoming live-action film “Setoutsumi” which has already cast in Sosuke Ikematsu & Masaki Suda in the lead male roles. Movie “Setoutsumi” is based on the manga of same name by Kazuya Konomoto and directed by Tatsushi Omori (“Tada’s Do-It-All House“).

In movie “Setoutsumi,” Ayami Nakajo will play play Ichigo Kashimura. Her character is a popular high school student.
Seto (Masaki Suda) has feelings for her, but she likes Utsumi (Sosuke Ikematsu).

“Setoutsumi” will be released sometime next year in Japan.