Teaser trailer #2 and main poster added for movie “The Promised Land” (English title) starring Gou Ayano, Hana Sugisaki and Koichi Sato. Caption on the poster states “12 years after a missing girl case, that went unsolved, a serial murder case takes place.” Movie is based on two short stories by Shuichi Yoshida (“Villain“) and directed by Takahisa Zeze.
“The Promised Land” will be released October 18, 2019 in Japan.
Two teaser trailers added for upcoming OCN drama series “Strangers From Hell” (literal title) starring Im Si-Wan and Lee Dong-Wook. The two teaser trailers features Im Si-Wan as Yoon Jong-Woo. He moves into a (creepy) apartment building in Seoul. Both of the teaser trailers has Im Si-Wan narrating “Here is hell. A horrific hell made by strangers.”
In addition, “Strangers From Hell” is scheduled to first air August 31, 2019 in South Korea (takes over OCN’s Saturday and Sunday 10:20 PM time slot after “Watcher“).
Main poster & trailer added for movie “Taro the Fool” starring Yosihi, Masaki Suda and Taiga. Yoshi is a first time actor. The movie is written and directed by Tatsushi Omori (“Tada’s Do-It-All House“). Caption on the main poster states “3 people were their whole world.” The film follows three young men who come across a gun. Meanwhile, below are still images for the upcoming film.
“Taro the Fool” will be released September 6, 2019 in Japan.
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Yoo Ah-In and Park Shin-Hye are cast in disaster film “#Alone” (working title). The film is set in a city where a mysterious virus has spread out of control. Yoo Ah-In and Park Shin-Hye will play survivors in the city. Movie is written and directed by first time feature film director Jo Il-Hyeong. Filming for “#Alone” will begin sometime in the second half of this year in South Korea.
First script reading for tvN drama series “Melting Me Softly” took place June, 2019 in Sangam Neighborhood, Seoul. The first script reading had main cast members including Ji Chang-Wook, Won Jin-A, Yoon Se-Ah, Lim Won-Hee, Kim Won-Hae, Shim Hyung-Tak, Jeon Su-Kyeong, Yoon Seok-Hwa, Jung Hae-Kyun, Gil Hae-Yeon and Seo Jung-Yeon. The drama series is the first acting role for lead actor Ji Chang-Wook since he was discharged from the south Korean military on April 27, 2019.
“Melting Me Softly ” first airs sometime in the second half of this year in South Korea.
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Actor Kang Ji-Hwan has dropped out of currently airing TV Chosun drama series “Joseon Survival” according to the series’ production company Huayi Brothers. The production company are currently looking for an actor to replace the main character of Han Jung-Rok who was played by Kang Ji-Hwan. Korean media reported yesterday, July 10, 2019, that Kang Ji-Hwan was arrested at his house in Gwangju on July 9, 2019 for rape and sexual molestation of 2 women. During the investigation, Kang Ji-Hwan stated that he drank alcohol with 2 female staff members at his house, but he doesn’t remember what happened afterwards. He woke up and found himself in a room with the 2 women sleeping. Due to Kang Ji-Hwan’s exit from the drama series, the two episodes scheduled to air on Saturday, July 13th & Sunday, July 14th have been postponed.
Here’s the first teaser poster for upcoming romance film “Tune in for Love” starring Jung Hae-In and Kim Go-Eun. The film reunites director Jung Ji-Woo and actress Kim Go-Eun. They previously worked together in 2012 film “Eungyo.”
The teaser poster also reveals that “Tune in for Love” will be released August, 2019 in South Korea.
First script reading for JTBC drama series “Flower Crew: Joseon Matchmaking Maneuver Agency” (literal title) took place April, 2019 at JTBC building in Sangam, Seoul, South Korea. Attending the first script reading were main cast members Kim Min-Jae, Kong Seung-Yeon, Seo Ji-Hoon, Park Ji-Hoon, Byeon Woo-Seok, Go Won-Hee, Park Ho-San, Jung Jae-Sung, Lee Yoon-Gun, Kwon So-Hyun, Jang Yoo-Sang, Jung Eui-Jae, Ha Hoe-Jung and Park Bo-Mi. Prior to the start of the first script reading, director Kim Ga-Ram expressed his gratitude for working on the drama series.
“Flower Crew: Joseon Matchmaking Maneuver Agency” first airs September, 2019 in South Korea (takes over JTBC’s Monday & Tuesday 9:30 PM time slot after “Moment at Eighteen.”).
Poster and trailer added for upcoming WOWOW drama series “And, Live” (literal title) starring Kasumi Arimura and Kentaro Sakaguchi. The drama series is set a few months after the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami in 2011 and follows two volunteers who find an attraction with each other. Caption on the poster states in Japanese “I met you and I became strong.” Former Kara idol group member Kang Ji-Young also appears in the drama series in a supporting role. Below are still images from the drama series.
“And, Live” will first air August 4, 2019 in Japan (takes over WOWOW’s Sunday 10PM time slot after “Hand of God.”).
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Teaser trailer #1 added for KBS2 drama series “I Wanna Hear Your Song” (English title) starring Yeon Woo-Jin and Kim Se-Jeong (‘Gugudan’). The first teaser trailer features Kim Se-Jeong as Hong Yi-Young. She is suffering from insomnia and unable to fall asleep. She screams out “Please, somebody put me to sleep!” Meanwhile below are still images of Kim Se-Jeong and Yeon Woo-Jin.
“I Wanna Hear Your Song” first airs August 5, 2019 in South Korea (takes over KBS2’s Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Perfume.”).
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