Teaser trailer added for upcoming live-action film “Wolf Girl and Black Prince” starring Fumi Nikaido & Kento Yamazaki. Movie is based on manga series “Okami Shojo to Kuro Oji” by Ayuko Hatta and directed by Ryuichi Hiroki (“Strobe Edge“).
“Wolf Girl and Black Prince” will be released May 28, 2016 in Japan.
Actress Sung Yu-Ri is cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Monster” which has already cast Kang Ji-Hwan and Park Ki-Woong. In drama series “Monster,” Sung Yu-Ri will play lead female character Cha Soo-Yeon. After her father’s death, she takes care of her younger brother who has autism. She tries to disclose the truth behind her father’s death with Kang Ki-Tan (Kang Ji-Hwan).
“Monster” first airs April 4, 2016 (takes over MBC’s Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Glamorous Temptation“).
Kenichi Matsuyama is cast in based-on-a-true-story film “Satoshi no Seishun.” The film is based on nonfiction novel “Satoshi no Seishun” by Yoshio Osaki. Movie will be directed by Yoshitaka Mori (“Space Brothers“) and screenplay adaptation by Kosuke Mukai (“Linda Linda Linda“/”My Back Page“). In the film “Satoshi no Seishun,” Kenichi Matsuyama will play shogi (Japanese chess) player Satoshi Murayama. Satoshi Murayama is eventually diagnosed with cancer and is advised to stop playing shogi, but he goes against his doctor’s wishes and continues to play.
“Satoshi no Seishun” will be released sometime this autumn in Japan.
Here’s 2 main posters for upcoming romance film “A Man and A Woman” starring Jeon Do-Yeon & Gong Yoo. Movie is directed by Lee Yoon-Ki (“My Dear Enemy“). Release date for “A Man and A Woman” is now set for February 25, 2016 in South Korea.
Haru Kuroki, Joe Odagiri and Kentaro Sakaguchi are cast in upcoming TBS live-action drama series “Juhan Shuttai!” The drama series about working in the manga publishing industry is based on manga “Juhan Shuttai!” by Yana Toboso and directed by Nobuhiro Doi (“Tears for You“). In the drama series, Haru Kuroki plays main character Kokoro Kurosawa. Her character was a judo athlete, but begin a new career in the manga publishing industry. The company experiences turbulent times as they must deal with new technologies like ebooks. Also cast in supporting roles are YosiYosi Arakawa, Yutaka Matsushige & Ken Yasuda.
“Juhan Shuttai!” first airs sometime this April in Japan.
Here’s the first four still images from upcoming live-action film “Setoutsumi” starring Sosuke Ikematsu, Masaki Suda & Ayami Nakajo. Movie is based on manga series “Setoutsumi” by Kazuya Konomoto and directed by Tatsushi Omori (“Tada’s Do-It-All-House“). Premise for the film follows the everyday chitchat between two high school boys. Release date for “Setoutsumi” is now set for July 2, 2016 in Japan.
Main poster and trailer added for upcoming mystery-thriller film “Musudan” starring Lee Ji-Ah, Kim Min-Jun and Do Ji-Han. Story for “Musudan” is set along the Korean DMZ with teams from South and North Korea given 24 hours to figure out what happened. Release date for “Musudan” is now set for February 25, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s the first teaser poster for tvN drama series “Pied Piper” starring Shin Ha-Kyun, Jo Yoon-Hee and Yu Jun-Sang. The teaser poster features Shin Ha-Kyun as Joo Sung-Chan. His character leads a police crisis negotiation team. “Pied Piper” airs March, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s new still images of Park Si-Hoo & Yoon Eun-Hye in upcoming romance film “After Love.” In addition, release date is now set for March 10, 2016 in South Korea. English subtitled trailer for the movie can be viewed at AsianWiki.
Teaser poster added for upcoming film “Fukigen na Kako” starring Kyoko Koizumi, Fumi Nikaido, Kengo Kora & Itsuji Itao. In addition, release date is now set for June 25, 2016 in Japan. “Fukigen na Kako” follows the relationship between a high school student (Fumi Nikaido) and her aunt (Kyoko Koizumi) who suddenly reappears in her life. Movie is written and directed by Shiro Maeda (“The Extreme Sukiyaki“).