Here’s a visual of Takayuki Yamada in upcoming live-action film “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure.” In the upcoming film, Takayuki Yamada plays Angelo Katagiri. He is a serial killer on the run and plans to destroy Josuke Higashikata (Kento Yamazaki). Movie is based on manga series “Jojo no Kimyona Boken Part 4 Daiyamondo wa Kudakenai” by Hirohiko Araki and directed by Takashi Miike.
“JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” opens August 4, 2017 in Japan.
Yeo Jin-Goo has been offered a lead role in upcoming tvN drama series “Circle.” Kim Kang-Woo has already received an offer to play a different lead role in the drama series. Both actors are positively considering their offers. If Yeo Jin-Goo accepts his offer, he will play Woo-Jin. His character is a university student in the present day. The story itself takes place in the year 2017 and in the year 2037. An alien comes to Earth and believes human emotions should be controlled or they will have no future.
“Circle” will first air sometime in the first half of this year in South Korea.
Teaser poster and character posters added for upcoming live-action film “Teiichi no Kuni The Movie” starring Masaki Suda. The character posters are of Masaki Suda as Teiichi Akaba, Shuhei Nomura as Kikuma Togo, Ryoma Takeuchi as Dan Otaka, Shotaro Mamiya as Rorando Himuro, Jun Shison as Komei Sakakibara and Yudai Chiba as Okuto Morizo. Movie is based on manga series “Teiichi no Kuni” by Usamaru Furuya and directed by Akira Nagai.
“Teiichi no Kuni The Movie” opens April 29, 2017 in Japan.
Nanase Nishino (‘Nogizaka46’ ) is cast in upcoming live-action film “Asahinagu.” The film is based on manga series “Asahinagu” by Ai Kozaki and directed by Tsutomu Hanabusa. In live-action film “Asahinagu,” Nanase Nishino will play main character Asahi Tojima. Her character is physically weak and short in stature. She decides to change herself by joining her high school’s naginata club. Naginata is a type of traditional Japanese blade. The blade is fixed on top of a long wooden or metal pole.
“Asahinagu” will be released autumn, 2017 in Japan.
Teaser trailer added for upcoming film “One Day” starring Kim Nam-Gil & Chun Woo-Hee. Movie is directed by Lee Yoon-Ki. Lee Yoon-Ki’s impressive resume include the pairing of Jeon Do-Yeon & Gong Yoo in movie “A Man and A Woman,” Hyun-Bin & Lim Soo-Jung in movie “Come Rain Come Shine” and providing the breakout role for Han Hyo-Joo in movie “Ad-Lib Night.” Story for “One Day” incorporates fantasy elements as Kim Nam-Gil plays insurance Gang-Soo. He goes to the hospital for an insurance case involving a woman now in a coma. When he gets to the hospital he meets the woman, who seems perfectly normal, but it turns out she is actually the spirit of the woman in the coma.
“One Day” is now scheduled for release April, 2017 in South Korea.
Spooky teaser trailer added for upcoming horror film “Little Nightmares” starring Mugi Kadowaki, Hideaki Takizawa & Arioka Daiki. Movie is directed by Takashi Shimizu. Story for “Little Nightmares” is set around a town that has experienced child disappearances and suspicious adult deaths. An internet rumor spreads that any adult that encounters a “returned” child will die in 3 days.
“Little Nightmares” opens June 17, 2017 in Japan.
Supporting cast has been announced for upcoming movie “The Miracles of the Namiya General Store” starring Ryosuke Yamada & Toshiyuki Nishida. Now cast in the film in supporting roles are Machiko Ono, Nijiro Murakami, Kento Hayashi, Riko Narumi, Mugi Kadowaki, & Masato Hagiwara. Movie is based on novel “Namiya Zakkaten no Kiseki” by Keigo Higashino & directed by Ryuichi Hiroki. Story for the film revolves around the Namya General Store where some kids find a letter from the year 1980 and decide to reply to the letter.
“The Miracles of the Namiya General Store” will be released September 23, 2017 in Japan.
Teaser posters and teaser trailer #2 added for upcoming MBC drama series “You Are Too Much” starring Uhm Jung-Hwa & Ku Hye-Sun.
“You Are Too Much” first airs March 4, 2017.
First teaser trailer added for upcoming MBC drama series “Radiant Office” starring Ko Ah-Sung & Ha Seok-Jin.
Meanwhile, still images above is of supporting character actor Hoya (‘INFINITE’) in the drama series. For “Radiant Office,” Hoya plays Jang Kang-Ho. He has an impressive resume, but he gets nervous easily and keeps failing job interviews. He finally lands a job as a contract worker. He works with Eun Ho-Won (Ko Ah-Sung) and Do Ki-Taek (Lee Dong-Hwi) who are also temps at the office.
“Radiant Office” first airs March 15, 2017 in South Korea.
Yoo Ah-In, Lim Soo-Jung and Ko Gyung-Pyo are now all cast in upcoming tvN drama series “Chicago Typewriter.”
For the upcoming drama series, Yoo Ah-In will play lead male character Han Se-Joo. He is a popular bestselling writer with a good appearance. He is also overly sensitive and sometimes downright mean. Lim Soo-Jung will play female lead character Jeon Seol. She is a student of veterinary medicine. Due to an incident, she becomes an anti-fan of best selling writer Han Se-Joo. Meanwhile, Ko Gyung-Pyo will play second lead male character Yoo Jin-O. He is a highly skilled ghostwriter. He is also a mysterious figure. All three of these characters are reincarnated from the 1930’s to the present day.
“Chicago Typewriter” first airs March, 2017.