Jul 13 2016

Lim Ji-Yeon cast in MBC drama series “Blow Breeze”

Lim Ji-Yeon is cast for the lead female role in upcoming MBC weekend drama series “Blow Breeze” (literal title). Already cast in supporting roles are Geum Bo-Ra, Son Chang-Min and Lee Il-Hwa.

In the drama series, Lim Ji-Yeon will play Kim Mi-Poong. Her character is a student majoring in dance at a university in Pyongyang, North Korea. She is popular there, but she flees to South Korea after many complications.

Lim Ji-Yeon is currently practicing North Korean dialect to play her role. Casting for the lead male character has yet to be finalized, but actor Son Ho-Jun is currently considering an offer to play the part. “Blow Breeze” first airs this August in South Korea.

Jul 12 2016

Ep.3 trailer for KBS2 drama series “Uncontrollably Fond” + cameo appearances

Ep.3 trailer added for currently airing KBS2 drama series “Uncontrollably Fond” starring Kim Woo-Bin & Bae Suzy.

In addition, Lee Joon-Ho (‘2PM’) and actress Lee Yoo-Bi will make cameo appearances in ep.4 of “Uncontrollably Fond.” Both Lee Joon-Ho and Lee Yoo-Bi worked together with Kim Woo-Bin in 2015 movie “Twenty.” In ep.4 of “Uncontrollably Fond,” Lee Joon-Ho and Lee Yoo-Bi will play a famous star couple. The famous couple date at night secretly to avoid publicity and they will use their real names in the drama series. Filming for this scene took place January 26, 2016 along the waterfront by the Han River in Seoul, South Korea.

Ep.3 of “Uncontrollably Fond”airs later tonight in South Korea and ep.4 airs Thursday, July 14, 2016.

Jul 12 2016

Character posters and main trailer for movie “The Tunnel”

Character posters, main trailer and an English subtitled teaser trailer added for upcoming summer disaster film “The Tunnel” starring Ha Jung-Woo & Bae Doo-Na. The character posters are of Ha Jung-Woo, Bae Doo-Na and Oh Dal-Su. The premise for the film surrounds a man who becomes trapped in a tunnel that collapses around him while he is driving. His ordeal goes on for over 30 days, will Ha Jung-Woo survive?

“The Tunnel” will be released August 10, 2016 in South Korea.

Jul 12 2016

Lee Sun-Kyun & BoA cast in JTBC drama series “My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week”

Lee Sun-Kyun & BoA are cast in upcoming JTBC drama series “My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week.” Lee Sun-Kyun was offered the lead male role and he has now accepted. BoA will play a major supporting character. Her character Kwon Bo-Young works as a writer. Also cast in supporting roles are  Kim Hee-Won and Lee Sang-Yeob. “My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week” is a remake of 2007 Fuji TV drama series “My Wife’s Having an Affair this Week?!

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

Jul 12 2016

Tao Tsuchiya cast in movie “Tori Girl”

Actress Tao Tsuchiya is cast in new movie “Tori Girl.” The film is based on 2012 novel “Tori Garu!” by Kou Nakamura (“Miracle: Devil Claus’ Love and Magic“) and directed by Tsutomu Hanabusa (“No Longer Heroine“). The film is set at a science university with Tae Tsuchiya playing Yukina Toriyama. Her character falls for senior student Kei which leads her to join the school’s “human powered flight” club.

“Tori Girl” will be released sometime next year in Japan.

Jul 11 2016

Seo Ye-Ji cast in KBS2 drama series “Hwarang: The Beginning”

Actress Seo Ye-Ji is cast upcoming KBS2 drama series “Hwarang: The Beginning” starring Park Seo-Joon, Go Ara & Park Hyung-Sik.

In the upcoming drama series, Seo Ye-Ji will play major supporting character Princess Sookmyung. Her character is the daughter of Queen Jiso (Kim Ji-Su). Seo Ye-Ji will begin filming for her scenes starting in mid-July, 2016 (filming for the drama series has already started).

Exact air date for “Hwarang: The Beginning” has not yet been decided, but currently the drama series is in discussion to air beginning December, 2016 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 10PM.

 

Jul 11 2016

Ep.7 trailer for SBS drama series “Doctors” + Lim Ji-Yeon to make cameo

Ep.7 trailer added for SBS drama series “Doctors” starring Kim Rae-Won & Park Shin-Hye.

In addition, actress Lim Ji-Yeon will make a cameo appearance in ep.7 of “Doctors.” Lim Ji-Yeon previously worked with screenwriter Ha Myung-Hee in 2015 SBS drama series “High Society.” In ep.7, Lim Ji-Yeon will play Lee Soo-Jung. Her character is takes part in competitive archery. She will undergo surgery from Ji-Hong (Kim Rae-Won) to stop her hands from shaking.

Ep.7 of “Doctors” airs later tonight in South Korea.