Kento Nagayama is cast in upcoming movie “Umibe no Sei to Shi” co-starring Hikari Mitsushima. Also cast in supporting roles are Masane Tsukayama, Kai Inowaki & Yota Kawase. Story for the movie takes place in 1945 on an island in Japan. Kento Nagayama will play Lieutenant Saku. He is revered on the island by the kids. A teacher (Hikari Mitsushima) is in love with him and sends him a letter to meet her at night on the beach.
“Umibe no Sei to Shi” is now set for release July 29, 2017 in Japan.
Trailer added for upcoming movie “Hirugao” starring Aya Ueto & Takumi Saito. Movie is a sequel to 2014 Fuji TV drama series “Hirugao: Love Affairs in the Afternoon” and the story is set some 3 years after the drama series. In movie “Hirugao,” Sawa Sasamoto (Aya Ueto) and Yuichiro Kitano (Takumi Saito) meet again unexpectedly in a small town and sparks fly.
“Hirugao” will be released June 10, 2017 in Japan.
First script reading upcoming for tvN drama series “Circle,” starring Yeo Jin-Goo, Kim Kang-Woo & Kong Seung-Yeon, took place March 15, 2017 at CJ E&M Center in Sangamdong, Seoul, South Korea. The first script reading included main cast members Yeo Jin-Goo, Kim Kang-Woo, Kong Seung-Yeon, Lee Gi-Kwang (‘Highlight’) & An Woo-Yeon.
Here’s a main poster and three character posters for upcoming tvN drama series “Chicago Typewriter” starring Yoo Ah-In, Lim Soo-Jung & Ko Gyung-Pyo. Story for the drama series follows writers who are reincarnated into the present day from the 1930’s.
“Chicago Typewriter” first airs April 7, 2017 in South Korea.
Trailer added for upcoming movie “The Last Cop: The Movie” starring Toshiaki Karasawa & Masataka Kubota. Movie is a remake of German TV show “Der letzte Bulle.” Story for the film follows police officer Kosuke Kyogoku (Toshiaki Karasawa) who wakes up from a coma after 30 years. He is paired with young timid police officer Ryota Mochizuki (Masataka Kubota) as he goes after the criminal who caused him to go into a coma.
“The Last Cop: The Movie” opens May 3, 2017 in Japan.
Here’s a teaser poster for upcoming Fuji TV drama series “The Aristocrat Detective” (literal title) starring Masaki Aiba & Emi Takei. In addition, Haruka Kinami is cast to play a major supporting character role. In the drama series, Haruka Kinami will play Yoriko Tamamura. Her character is the daughter of a CEO in charge of running a large company. In ep.1, a murder case takes place at a mountain retreat owned by Yoriko Tamamura’s father.
“The Aristocrat Detective” first airs April 17, 2017 in Japan.
Yeon Woo-Jin and Park Min-Young are cast for the lead roles in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Seven Day Queen.” In the drama series, Yeon Woo-Jin will play Prince Jinsung. He removes his older brother from the throne to become the King. Park Min-Young will play Lady Shin who is the wife of Prince Jinsung. She becomes the Queen after her husband takes the throne, but, 7 days later, she is removed as the Queen and expelled from the palace. This is because her father opposed Prince Jinsung becoming the King. Meanwhile, Jin Goo is still considering an offer to play older brother Yeonsan-gun (the former King removed by Prince Jinsung).
“Seven Day Queen” first airs May 31, 2017 in South Korea.
Trailer added for sequel film “Sagrada Reset Part 2” (English title) starring Shuhei Nomura, Yuina Kuroshima & Yuna Taira. Movie is based on light novel “Sakurada Risetto” by Yutaka Kono and follows “Sagrada Reset Part 1” which will be released March 25, 2017 in Japan.
“Sagrada Reset Part 2” opens May 13, 2017 in Japan.