Aug 11 2016

Eita & Eriko Sato cast in movie “Ringside Story”

Eita & Eriko Sato are cast in new movie “Ringside Story.” Movie is directed by Masaharu Take (“100 Yen Love“). While Masaharu Take’s prior film “100 Yen Love” is set in the world of boxing, “Ringside Story” is partially related with professional wrestling. In the movie, Eita plays an unpopular actor. He is supported by his girlfriend played by Eriko Sato. The girlfriend works for a professional wrestling organization.

Filming for “Ringside Story” began August 7, 2016 and the movie will be released sometime in autumn, 2017 in Japan.

Aug 11 2016

Character posters and stills for SBS drama series “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo”

Here’s supporting cast character posters and stills from upcoming SBS drama series “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” starring Lee Joon-Gi & IU.

The character posters are of Nam Joo-Hyuk, Baekhyun (‘EXO-K’), Ji Soo and Yoon Sun-Woo.In the drama series Nam Joo-Hyuk plays the 13th prince Wang Wook. He is called Baek-A among his brothers. He has developed his ability to examine art since he was little. He is the most handsome man in Goryeo.

Baekhyun  plays the 10th prince Wang Eun. He like to play around and he isn’t interested in studying or learning martial arts. Hae-Soo (IU) becomes his first love.

Ji Soo plays the 14th prince Wang Jung. He hangs around Wang Eun and holds an interest in the martial arts.

Yoon Sun-Woo plays the 9th prince Wang Won. He enjoys decorating himself.

“Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” first airs August 29, 2016 in South Korea.

Aug 11 2016

Supporting cast character posters for JTBC drama series “Fantastic”

Here’s main supporting cast character posters for upcoming JTBC drama series “Fantastic” starring Kim Hyun-Joo & Joo Sang-Wook. The character posters are of Park Si-Yeon, Kim Tae-Hoon and Ji Soo.

In the upcoming drama series Park Si-Yeon plays Baek Sul. She is the daughter-in-law of an elite political family. She hides her real personality, behaving modestly.

Kim Tae-Hoon plays Hong Joon-Gi. He is the doctor of So-Hye (Kim Hyun-Joo). He was diagnosed with cancer 5 years ago. Due to his unusual body condition, where anticancer drugs are ineffective, he can not receive treatment. Nevertheless, he is bright and positive.

Ji Soo plays Kim Sang-Wook. He works as a lawyer and falls in love with Baek Sul.

“Fantastic” first airs September 2, 2016 in South Korea.

Aug 11 2016

Satomi Ishihara cast in NTV drama series “Jimi ni Sugoi!”

Satomi Ishihara is cast in new NTV drama series “Jimi ni Sugoi!” The drama series is based on novel “Koetsu Garu” by Ayako Miyagi and directed by Toya Sato (“Gokusen“). Story for the drama series has Satomi Ishihara playing Etsuko Kono. She wants to become a fashion editor and begins working for a publishing company, but she ends up working in the copy editing section.

“Jimi ni Sugoi!” first airs October, 2016 in Japan.

Aug 10 2016

Yoona cast in tvN drama series “K2”

Yoona from idol group ‘Girls’ Generation’ is now cast in upcoming tvN drama series “K2” co-starring Ji Chang-Wook and Song Yoon-A.

In the upcoming drama series, Yoona will play Ko An-Na. Her character is the secret daughter of a presidential candidate played by Cho Seong-Ha. Meanwhile, actress Song Yoon-A will play the wife of the presidential candidate and Ji Chang-Wook will play Kim Je-Ha. His character is the bodyguard for the wife of the presidential candidate.

“K2” first airs sometime this September in South Korea.

Aug 10 2016

First still images from SBS drama series “Our Gab-Soon”

First still images of Kim So-Eun and Song Jae-Rim in upcoming SBS drama series “Our Gab-Soon.” The still images are from the first day of filming for Kim So-Eun and Song Jae-Rim. Filming for this scene took place at an apartment complex in Ilsan, South Korea. In the drama series, Shin Gab-Soon (Kim So-Eun) and Heo Gab-Dol (Song Jae-Rim) are a couple who have dated for 10 years.

“Our Gab-Soon” first airs August 27, 2016 in South Korea.

Aug 10 2016

Junichi Okada, Koji Yakusho, Kasumi Arimura cast in movie “Sekigahara”

Junichi Okada (‘V6’), Koji Yakusho and Kasumi Arimura are cast in new movie “Sekigahara.” The movie is based on the historical fiction novel “Sekigahara” by Ryotaro Shiba and will be directed by Masato Harada (“The Emperor in August“).

Story for the movie takes place during the Battle of Sekigahara (October 21, 1600). Junichi Okada will play Mitsunari Ishida. He leads the Western Army in the Battle of Sekigahara. Koji Yakusho will play Ieyasu Tokugawa. Ieyasu Tokugawa leads the Eastern Army. Kasumi Arimura will play Hatsume. Her character is sent to spy on Mitsunari Ishida, but falls in love with him.

Filming for “Sekigahara” begins this month and the movie will be released sometime during autumn, 2017 in Japan.

Aug 10 2016

Lee Je-Hoon and Shin Min-A cast in tvN drama series “Tomorrow With You”

Lee Je-Hoon and Shin Min-A are now cast in new tvN drama series “Tomorrow With You.”

In the drama series, Lee Je-Hoon will play Yoo So-Joon. He is the CEO of a real estate investment company. He also has the ability to travel though time via a subway. Due to his time travel abilities, he has amassed a fortune in real estate.

Shin Min-A  will play Song Ma-Rin. She is married to Yoo So-Joon. When she was 5 years old, she was a popular child actress. Her popularity did not last long. Now, she is in her 30’s and works without fanfare as a photographer. After she married Yoo So-Joon, she learned that he could travel through time which causes her confusion.

“Tomorrow With You” will air Friday and Saturday beginning sometime in 2017 (taking over the time slot after the conclusion of “Goblin“).