Naohito Fujiki, Kiko Mizuhara, Fuma Kikuchi (‘Sexy Zone’), Magi, Nobuo Kyo, Ren Osugi, Mizuki Yamamoto and Ken Yasuda are all cast in upcoming Fuji TV drama series “Uso no Senso” starring Tsuyoshi Kusanagi. The characters they play are:
Naohito Fujiki plays Takashi Nishina. He is the CEO of Nishina Corporation. He will do anything to protect his family and corporation. He becomes a foe of main character Koichi Ichinose (Tsuyoshi Kusanagi).
Kiko Mizuhara plays Haruka Tokura. She is a female swindler and works with Koichi Ichinose.
Fuma Kikuchi plays Kazuki Yahiro. He is an apprentice of Koichi Ichinose.
Magi plays Yuji Momota. He taught Koichi Ichinose the ways of a swindler and is like an older brother to him.
Nobuo Kyo plays Shinji Nanao. He is the chairman’s secretary at the Nishina Corporation.
Ren Osugi plays Mamoru Sanpei. He was friends with Koichi Ichinose’s late father.
Mizuki Yamamoto plays Kaede Nishina. She is the daughter of the Nishina Corporation chairman. She disconnects from her family and works as a doctor.
Ken Yasuda plays Akira Nishina. He is the CEO of a subsidiary company for the Nishina Corporation.
“Uso no Senso” first airs January, 2017 in Japan.
Teaser trailer added for upcoming live-action film “March Comes in Like a Lion” starring Ryunosuke Kamiki. Movie is based on manga series “San gatsu no Lion” by Chica Umino and directed by Keishi Ohtomo (“Rurouni Kenshin“).
“March Comes in Like a Lion” will be released March 18, 2017 in Japan.
Here’s photos of Lee Jong-Suk filming a scene in upcoming MBC drama series “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo” starring Lee Sung-Kyung & Nam Joo-Hyuk.
Lee Jong-Suk’s makes a cameo appearance in “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo” due partially to his friendship with Lee Sung-Kyung who belongs to the same management company (YG Entertainment), production company Chorokbaem Media having producing drama series “W” and now “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo,” as well as the drama series airing on MBC where “W” did as well. For his cameo appearance, Lee Jong-Suk will play a customer who goes to the chicken restaurant run by Bok-Joo’s (Lee Sung-Kyung) father. Filming for this scene took place on October 15, 2016 at an outdoor set in Nowon, Seoul, South Korea.
“Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo” first airs November 16, 2016 in South Korea.
First script reading for MBC drama series “Romance Full of Life” starring Yoon Si-Yoon & Jo Soo-Hyang. The first script reading took place September, 2016 at MBC Broadcasting Station in Sangam, South Korea. “Romance Full of Life” is a 3 episode drama series and part of MBC’s “Three Color Fantasy” series along with drama series “The Universe’s Star” and “Queen of Ring.”
“Romance Full of Life” will air sometime next year in South Korea.
Kengo Kora is cast in NHK drama series “Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit Season 2” starring Haruka Ayase. In the drama series, Kengo Kora will play Rauru. His character goes up against Balsa (Haruka Ayase) and Imperial Prince Chagum (Mizuki Itagaki). The drama series will consist of 3 seasons and Kengo Kora will also appear in the season 3 as well.
“Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit Season 2” first airs January 21, 2017 in Japan.
Teaser #2 for upcoming MBC drama series “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo” starring Lee Sung-Kyung & Nam Joo-Hyuk. Ep.1 of “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo” airs November 16, 2016 in South Korea (premieres same time and same day as SBS drama series “The Legend of The Blue Sea“).
Teaser #3 and teaser posters added for upcoming SBS drama series “Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim” starring Han Suk-Kyu, Yoo Yeon-Seok & Seo Hyun-Jin.
“Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim” airs November 7, 2016 in South Korea.
First script reading for upcoming MBC drama series “The Universe’s Star” starring Suho (‘EXO-K’) and Ji-Woo took place September, 2016 at MBC Broadcasting Station in Sangam, South Korea. The first script reading featured main cast members Suho, Ji-Woo, Shin Hyun-Soo, Na Hae-Ryung (‘BESTie’), Yoon Jin-Sol, Ko Kyu-Pil, Lee Si-Un and Joo Jin-Mo. Story for the 3 episode drama series revolves around the romance between a genius singer/songwriter (Suho) and an angel of death (Ji-Woo).
“The Universe’s Star” will air sometime next year in South Korea.
Bae Suzy & IU are set to make cameo appearances in upcoming action-noir film “Real” starring Kim Soo-Hyun. Their cameo appearances were facilitated in part by Kim Soo-Hyun who worked with the Bae Suzy and IU previously in 2011 KBS2 drama series “Dream High.”
“Real” will be released sometime next year in South Korea.
Teaser trailer and a shorter international version teaser trailer added for upcoming disaster film “Pandora” starring Kim Nam-Gil, Kim Young-Ae & Moon Jeong-Hee. Movie is directed by Park Jung-Woo (“Deranged“). Story for the film revolves around a nuclear disaster with Kim Nam-Gil playing main character Jae-Hyeok as he tries to save his family and country.
“Pandora” opens this December in South Korea.