Dec 16 2016

Ep.5 still images from tvN drama series “Goblin”

Here’s still images of Gong Yoo and Kim Go-Eun from a scene in ep.5 of tvN drama series “Goblin.” This scene was filmed on December 12, 2016 at a drama set in Namyangju, Gyeonggi-Province, South Korea. As you can see from the still images, both characters are in tears, while Kim Go-Eun’s character reaches up to touch the cheek of Gong Yoo’s character. The exact why’s will be revealed in ep.5.

Ep.5 of tvN drama series “Goblin” airs later tonight in South Korea.

Dec 16 2016

Visual for live-action film “A Boy Who Wished to be Okuda Tamio And A Girl Who Drove All Men Crazy”

Here’s a visual (poster) for upcoming live-action film “A Boy Who Wished to be Okuda Tamio And A Girl Who Drove All Men Crazy” starring Satoshi Tsumabuki & Kiko Mizuhara. Movie is based on manga “Okuda Tamio ni Naritai Boy Deau Otoko Subete Kuruwaseru Girl” by Chokkaku Shibuya and directed by Hitoshi One.

“A Boy Who Wished to be Okuda Tamio And A Girl Who Drove All Men Crazy” will be released September, 2017.

Dec 16 2016

Jung So-Min cast in KBS2 drama series “Father is Strange”

Actress Jung So-Min is cast in KBS2 drama series “Father is Strange” joining Lee Joon and Kim So-Yeon as main cast members.

In the drama series, Lee Joon plays a former idol member turned actor who suddenly appears in front of a family and begins living with them. The family has 4 children. Jung So-Min and Kim So-Yeon will play sisters in the family. Jung So-Min in particular will play Byun Mi-Young. She is the third child among the 4 siblings. She begins working as an intern at an entertainment company and becomes involved with actor Ahn Joong-Hee (Lee Joon).

Meanwhile, former ‘T-ara’ member Ryu Hwa-Young has been offered a role as a major supporting character. If she accepts, she will play the youngest of the 4 siblings.

“Father is Strange” first airs February, 2017 in South Korea.

 

Dec 15 2016

Main trailer for live-action film “March Comes in Like a Lion”

Main trailer added for upcoming live-action film “March Comes in Like a Lion” starring Ryunosuke Kamiki. Movie is based on manga “San gatsu no Lion” by Chica Umino and directed by Keishi Ohtomo. Ryunosuke Kamiki and Keishi Ohtomo previously worked together in live-action films “Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno” and “Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends.”

“March Comes in Like a Lion” opens March 18, 2017 in Japan.

Dec 15 2016

Filming for movie “Robber” finishes

Filming for upcoming movie “Robber” (literal title), starringĀ Sol Kyung-Gu & Siwan, finished December 10, 2016. Shooting took 4 months to complete. The photos above are from the last day of filming for the movie. Story for “Robber” takes place in prison and follows the aspirations of an inmate played by Sol Kyung-Gu to become the most powerful prisoner. Siwan plays a new inmate who doesn’t answer to anyone. Movie is written and directed by Byun Sung-Hyun.

“Robber” will be released sometime next year in South Korea.

 

Dec 15 2016

Miyu Yoshimoto and Dori Sakurada cast in live-action Fuji TV drama series “Scum’s Wish”

Miyu Yoshimoto and Dori Sakurada are cast in live-action Fuji TV drama series “Scum’s Wish.” The drama series is based on manga “Kuzu no Honkai” by Mengo Yokoyari. Also cast in supporting roles are Kouki Mizuta, Sarii Ikegami & Rina Aizawa. Story for the drama series has Miyu Yoshimoto and Dori Sakurada playing a high school couple. Their relationship is unusual in that they are both interested in other people, but portray themselves as an ideal couple.

“Scum’s Wish” first airs January 18, 2017 in Japan.

Dec 15 2016

Choi Jin-Hyuk cast in OCN drama series “Tunnel”

Choi Jin-Hyuk is cast for lead male character in new OCN drama series “Tunnel.” In the drama series, Choi Jin-Hyuk will play Park Gwang-Ho. He works as a veteran detective in the year 1980. He looks for a serial killer and travels to the present day to find clues. Actress Lee Yoo-Young is considering an offer to play the lead female character in the drama series.

Filming begins later this month in South Korea.

Dec 14 2016

Yoon Sang-Hyun offered lead role in KBS2 drama series “Perfect Wife”

Yoon Sang-Hyun has been offered the lead male role in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Perfect Wife.” Actress Ko So-Young has already received an offer to play the lead female role and Cho Yeo-Jeong has already received an offer to play a lead supporting charcter. If Yoon Sang-Hyun accepts, he will play Kim Won-Jae. His character is a professor of psychology and friend of main character Sim Jae-Bok. They went to the same middle and high schools.

“Perfect Wife” will first air February, 2017 in South Korea (takes over KBS2 Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Hwarang“).

Dec 14 2016

Teaser poster for movie “Tap: The Last Show”

Teaser poster added for upcoming movie “Tap: The Last Show” starring Yutaka Mizutani, Kie Kitano & Natsuo Shimizu. Movie is the feature film directed by veteran actor Yutaka Mizutani (best known for his starring role in the “Aibou” drama series). In the film, Yutaka Mizutani plays a washed up former tap dancer now alcoholic. He is then tasked with directing the final show for a theater.

“Tap: The Last Show” is now set for release June 17, 2017 in Japan.