Nov 14 2016

Lee Jong-Suk & Bae Suzy offered lead roles in drama series “While You Were Sleeping”

Lee Jong-Suk & Bae Suzy have been offered the lead roles in upcoming drama series “While You Were Sleeping.” Currently, the two are “positively considering” the offers.

The screenplay for the drama series is scripted by Park Hye-Ryun. This is important, as Park Hye-Ryun has worked with Lee Jong-Suk in SBS drama series “I Can Hear Your Voice” and SBS drama series “Pinocchio.” Meanwhile, Bae Suzy has worked with Park Hye-Ryun in KBS2 dream series “Dream High.” SidusHQ will produce the drama series and casting is expected to finish this year. Filming is expected to begin in early, 2017. It has yet to be determined which network will air the drama series, but it is expected to air sometime in spring or early summer, 2017 in South Korea.

Nov 11 2016

Takuya Kimura cast in TBS drama series “A Life”

Takuya Kimura is cast in new TBS medical drama series “A Life.” Also cast in supporting roles are Yuko Takeuchi, Kenichi Matsuyama, Fumino Kimura, Nanao, Akira Emoto, Min Tanaka, Takashi Kobayashi, Mitsuhiro Oikawa & Tadanobu Asano.

In the drama series, Takuya Kimura will play lead character Kazuaki Okita. He tries to do his best to save patients’ lives. Tadanobu Asano will play his former friend who got him kicked out of the hospital, while Yuko Takeuchi plays his former girlfriend who is now married to the character played by Tadanobu Asano.

“A Life” first airs this January in Japan.

Nov 11 2016

Kim So-Hyun cast in MBC period drama series “Ruler: Master of the Mask”

Actress Kim So-Hyun is cast in upcoming MBC period drama series “Ruler: Master of the Mask” co-starring Yoo Seung-Ho.

For the drama series, Kim So-Hyun will play lead female character Lee Ga-Eun. Her character is the daughter from a military family. She has a strong sense of justice and high intelligence. Lee Ga-Eun attempts to take revenge on Crown Prince Lee Sun (Yoo Seung-Ho), who beheaded her father, but she falls in love with him.

“Ruler: Master of the Mask” airs sometime next year in South Korea.

Nov 10 2016

Jung Kyoung-Ho and Baek Jin-Hee cast in MBC drama series “Missing Nine”

Jung Kyoung-Ho and Baek Jin-Hee are now cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Missing Nine.” They will play lead characters in the drama series. For Jung Kyoung-Ho, he will play Seo Joon-O. He used to be a popular singer, but he isn’t popular anymore. He appears on TV show to make money. Baek Jin-Hee will play Ra Bong-Hee. She is the stylist for Seo Joon-O. Ra Bong-Hee and Seo Joon-O then board a flight that include top stars and people that work for the stars. The plane crashes on a deserted island and they become castaways.

“Missing Nine” will first air January, 2017 in South Korea (takes over MBC’s Wednesday and Thursday 10PM time slot after “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo“).