Kana Kurashina and Shohei Miura are cast in new TV Asahi drama series “Ubai Ai, Fuyu.” The drama series is scripted by Osamu Suzuki. In the drama series, Kana Kurashina and Shohei Miura play coworkers at a design company. They are also engaged. Story kicks into high drama gear when the woman’s ex-boyfriend appears out of the blue.
“Ubai Ai, Fuyu” first airs January, 2017 in Japan.
Main trailer and poster added for time-travel film “Will You Be There?” starring Kim Yun-Seok & Byun Yo-Han. Movie is based on French novel “Seras-tu la?” by Guillaume Musso and directed by Hong Ji-Young (“The Naked Kitchen“).
“Will You Be There?” opens December, 2016 in South Korea.
Yoon Gyun-Sang, Chae Soo-Bin, Lee Ha-Nui & Kim Ji-Suk are cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Traitor Hong Gil-Dong.” Drama series will be directed by Kim Jin-Man (“Kill Me, Heal Me“) and scripted by Hwang Jin-Young (“King’s Daughter, Soo Baek Hyang“).
For “Traitor Hong Gil-Dong,” Yoon Gyun-Sang will play title character role Hong Gil-Dong. His character is the the first revolutionist and a dissident activist during the Joseon era. Chae Soo-Bin will play Song Ga-Ryung. She is a young widow and is saved by Hong Gil-Dong. Lee Ha-Nui will play Jang Nok-Soo. She is a royal concubine of King Yeonsangun. Kim Ji-Suk will play Lee Yoong. He is a politician and a murderer.
“Traitor Hong Gil-Dong” first airs January, 2017 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer added for upcoming live-action film “Fullmetal Alchemist” starring Ryosuke Yamada & Tsubasa Honda. The teaser trailer features live footage from the upcoming film which is definitely worth a look.
“Fullmetal Alchemist” premieres sometime during winter, 2017 in Japan.
Main trailer and poster added for upcoming disaster film “Pandora” starring Kim Nam-Gil. Premise for the film revolves around a nuclear disaster which causes nuclear power plant employee Jae-Hyeok (Kim Nam-Gil) to try to save his family and nation.
“Pandora” will open sometime this December in South Korea.
Teaser trailer #2 and teaser posters added for upcoming MBC drama series “Night Light” starring Lee Yo-Won, Jin Goo & Uee.
“Night Light” first airs November 21, 2016 in South Korea.
Cast in supporting roles for upcoming live-action film are “Teiichi’s Country” starring Masaki Suda are: Shuhei Nomura, Ryoma Takeuchi, Shotaro Mamiya, Jun Shison, Yudai Chiba, Mei Nagano & Kotaro Yoshida. The film is based on manga series “Teiichi no Kuni” by Usamaru Furuya and directed by Akira Nagai.
In “Teiichi’s Country,” Shuhei Nomura will play Kikuma Togo. He was the childhood friend of Teiichi (Masaki Suda) and is now hostile to Teiichi. He has an ability to collect information.
Ryoma Takeuchi will play Dan Otaka. He is a student with a bright, faithful and honest personality.
Shotaro Mamiya will play Rorando Himuro. He is a 2nd grade high school student and a candidate for the school’s student council president position.
Jun Shison will play Komei Sakakibara. He is a popular student at the high school.
Yudai Chiba will play Okuto Morizo. He is also a 2nd grade high school student and a candidate for the school’s student council president position.
Mei Nagano will play Mimiko Shiratori. She secretly dates with Teiichi.
Kotaro Yoshida will play Josuke Akaba. He is the father of Teiichi.
“Teiichi’s Country” will be released April 29, 2017 in Japan.
Kwon Yuri from ‘Girls’ Generation’ is cast for the lead female role in upcoming SBS drama series “Defendant.” Meanwhile, actor Ji Sung is still considering an offer to play the lead male character. Already cast in supporting roles are Oh Chang-Suk & Kim Min-Suk.
In drama series “Defendant,” Kwon Yuri will play Seo Eun-Hye. She works as a public defender and holds a strong sense of justice. She is not afraid of opposing the prosecutor or the judge in the name of justice.
Filming for “Defendant” is expected to start December, 2016 and the drama series will first air sometime January, 2017 in South Korea (takes over SBS’ Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim“).
Mone Kamishiraishi is cast in live-action TBS drama series “Hokusai to Meshi Saeareba.” The drama series is based on manga series “Hokusai to Meshi Saeareba” by Sanami Suzuki. This will be Mone Kamishiraishi’s first lead acting role in a drama series. In the upcoming drama series, Mone Kamishiraishi will play Fumiko Yamada. Her character is a university student with shy and eccentric tendencies, but she absolutely loves to cook. She also has a doll named “Hokusai.”
“Hokusai to Meshi Saeareba” first airs January 22, 2017 on MBS and January 24, 2017 on TBS. MBS and TBS will air the drama special “Hokusai to Meshi Saeareba-Jokyo Shinkyo Meshi Keikaku hen’’ a week before the drama series airs.
Here’s still images of Gong Yoo and Kim Go-Eun in upcoming tvN drama series “Goblin.” This scene was filmed on location in Quebec, Canada on October 14, 2016.
“Goblin” first airs December 2, 2016 in South Korea.