“Uncontrollably Fond” first airs July 6, 2016 in South Korea.
Shuhei Nomura, Mugi Kadowaki, Takahiro Miura are cast in upcoming Fuji TV live-action drama special “Montage.” The drama series stars Sota Fukushi & Kyoko Yoshine. “Montage” is based on manga series “Sanoku en Jiken Kitan Montaju SINCE 1968.12.10” by Jun Watanabe and incorporates the real life incident of the unsolved 300 million yen robbery that occurred in 1968.
“Montage” will air June 25th and June 26th, 2016 in Japan.
Jurina Matsui (‘SKE48’) and Shigeyuki Totsugi are cast in new TBS drama series “Death Cash.” The mystery themed drama series has Jurina Matsui playing university student Yuka Minami. Shigeyuki Totsugi will play Detective Takeshi Wakamoto. In the drama series, a friend of Yuka Minami suddenly dies with large amounts of 10,000 yen bills around her body and the 10,000 yen bills are stained in black. More people around Yuka Minami then die. Yuka Minami and Detective Takeshi Wakamoto work together to solve the mysterious deaths.
“Death Cash” first airs July 13, 2016 in Japan.
In drama series “Beautiful Mind,” Park So-dam plays Gye Jin-Sung. Her character works as a traffic police officer. She gets involved in a mysterious case at the hospital. Park So-Dam began filming for the drama series on June 4, 2016.
“Beautiful Mind” will first air June 20, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s two posters for upcoming summer disaster film “The Tunnel” starring Ha Jung-Woo and Bae Doo-Na. In the film, Ha Jung-Woo plays a man who becomes trapped in a tunnel after it collapses. A media storm ensues while s series of blunders hinder the man’s chances for a rescue. Movie is directed by Kim Sung-Hoon (“A Hard Day“).
“The Tunnel” will be released this August in South Korea.
Reiko Takashima, Yoshiko Miyazaki and Atsuko Takahata are cast in TV Asahi drama series “Onnatachi no Tokusou Saizensen.” In the drama series, the three actresses play women who all work at the same police station, but none of them work as detectives. One lady works in the cafeteria, the other in the PR department and the other in general affairs. Yet, the three ladies like to gather in the cafeteria to go over cases and discover clues.
“Onnatachi no Tokusou Saizensen” first airs this July in Japan.
First script reading for tvN drama series “Entourage” took place May 28, 2016 at CJ E&M Center in Sangamdong, Seoul, South Korea. At the first script reading main cast members Seo Kang-Joon, Cho Jin-Woong, Park Jung-Min, Lee Kwang-Soo, Lee Dong-Hwi, Kim Hye-In, Ahn So-Hee (former member of ‘Wonder Girls’) & Amber (‘f(x)’) all attended. “Entourage” is a remake of U.S. television series “Entourage” which aired on HBO from 2004-2011.
“Entourage” first airs October, 2016 in South Korea.
Jeon So-Min is cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Something About 1%” co-starring Ha Seok-Jin. Jeon So-Min will play lead female character Kim Da-Hyun. Her character is an elementary school teacher with a warm heart. She is also the type of person who will not tolerate injustice. Kim Da-Hyun becomes romantically involved with Lee Jae-In (Ha Seok-Jin).
The drama series is a remake of 2003 MBC drama series “”Something About 1%” which starred Gang Dong-Won and Kim Jung-Hwa in the lead roles. “Something About 1%” will air sometime later this year in South Korea.