Teaser trailer #4 added for MBC drama series “One Spring Night” starring Han Ji-Min and Jung Hae-In. The teaser trailer begins Han Ji-Min’s voice stating “Let’s be friends” and Jung Hae-In responds with “I was curious about Lee Jung-In.” MBC recently announced that their weekday drama series that airs on Monday & Tuesday and Wednesday & Thursday will air at 9PM instead of 10PM. “One Spring Night” will become MBC’s first Wednesday & Thursday drama series that will air at 9PM, while “Partners for Justice Season 2” will become MBC’s first Monday & Tuesday drama series that will air at 9PM.
“One Spring Night” first airs May 22, 2019 in Soiuth Korea.
Trailer added for period-comedy film “Samurai Shifters” starring Gen Hoshino, Issey Takahashi and Mitsuki Takahata. Meanwhile, the movie’s theme song has been revealed as “Denden” by Japanese rock band Unicorn. The track appears on the main trailer. For those curious, the song “Denden” doesn’t have anything to do with veteran character actor Denden, but rather about the nickname of “Snail” which belongs to the movie’s main character. Movie is based on 2016 no el “Hikkoshi Daimyo Sanzenri” by Akihiro Dobashi and directed by Isshin Inudo.
“Samurai Shifters” will be released August 30, 2019 in Japan.
Teaser trailer #15 and teaser posters added for tvN drama series “Search: WWW” starring Lim Soo-Jung and Chang Ki-Yong. The new teaser trailer has Lim Soo-Jung’s voice appearing in the 7 second mark and she says “I like…” then Chang Ki-Yong’s voice states “I like too…” Meanwhile, above is two teaser posters for the upcoming drama series. The teaser posters features lead female characters Bae Ta-Mi (Lim Soo-Jung), Cha Hyun (Lee Da-Hee) and Song Ka-Kyung (Jeon Hye-Jin).
“Search: WWW” first airs June 5, 2019 in South Korea.
Yudai Chiba is cast for the lead role in NHK drama series “The Sunflower on the Shogi Board” (literal title). The drama series is based on 2017 novel “Banjo no Himawari” by Yuko Yuzuki (“The Blood of Wolves“). Also cast in supporting roles are Misako Renbutsu, Kohei Otomo, Naoto Takenaka, Akira Emoto and Kiyohiko Shibukawa. The drama series is a crime-mystery story with the central figure being shogi player Keisuke Kamijo (Yudai Chiba). Ryuichi Honda (“GS Wonderland“) will direct the drama series.
Filming for “The Sunflower on the Shogi Board” will begin mid-July, 2019 and finish late-August, 2019. The drama series will consist of 4 episodes and will first air September 8, 2019.
Teaser trailer #3 added for MBC drama series “Partners for Justice Season 2” starring Jung Jae-Young and Jung Yoo-Mi. Teaser trailer #3 introduces main characters Jung Jae-Young as Baek Beom, Jung Yoo-Mi as Eun Sol, Oh Man-Seok as Do Ji-Han who appeared in season 1. Teaser trailer #3 also introduces No Min-Woo as Jang Cheol and Kang Seung-Hyun as Sally Kim who play new characters for season 2. Jang Cheol (No Min-Woo) is an emergency room doctor and Sally Kim (Kang Seung-Hyun) is a researcher of toxic substances.
“Partners for Justice Season 2” first airs June 3, 2019 in South Korea.
Sakurako Ohara is cast in TV Tokyo drama series “Soaking Wet Private Detective Hagoromo Mizuno” (literal title). The drama series features an original screenplay and has Sakurako Ohara playing Hagoromo Mizuno. She has a special ability to go back in time when she gets soaking wet.
“Soaking Wet Private Detective Hagoromo Mizuno” first airs July, 2019 in Japan.
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Here’s two early teaser posters for movie “Homme Fatale” starring Lee Joon-Ho (2PM) and Jung So-Min. The literal title of the movie is “Gibang Bachelor.” The period comedy film follows Heo Saek (Lee Joon-Ho) who becomes a male gisaeng.
“Homme Fatale” will be released June, 2019 in South Korea.
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Haruma Miura is cast in Fuji TV drama series “Two Weeks.” The drama series is a remake of 2013 MBC drama series “Two Weeks” starring Lee Joon-Gi and Park Ha-Sun. For the drama series, Haruma Miura will play Daichi Yuki. He is scheduled to undergo a bone marrow transplant surgery for his daughter in two weeks, but he is framed for murder.
“Two Weeks” will first air July, 2019 in Japan.
First script reading for OCN drama series “Watcher” took place recently in South Korea. Gathered at the first script reading were main cast members Han Suk-Kyu, Seo Kang-Joon, Kim Hyun-Joo, Heo Sung-Tae, Park Joo-Hee, Joo Jin-Mo, Kim Soo-Jin, Jung Do-Won and Lee Jae-Yoon.
Meanwhile, “Watcher” is now scheduled to first air July, 2019, taking over OCN’s Saturday & Sunday 22:20 time slot after “Voice 3.”
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First teaser trailer added for KBS2 drama series “Perfume” starring Go Won-Hee and Shin Sung-Rok. Meanwhile, below are the first still images of Go Won-Hee and Shin Sung-Rok together in the drama series. The still images are from a scene which has Min Ye-Rin (Go Won-Hee) and Seo Yi-Do (Shin Sung-Rok) meeting for the first time. Filming for this scene took place April 15, 2019 in front of a hotel in Yeonsu District, Incheon, South Korea.
“Perfume” first airs June 3, 2019 in South Korea.
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