Kento Yamazaki is cast in live-action film “The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.” Movie is based on manga series “Saiki Kusuo no Sainan” by Shuichi Aso and will be directed by Yuichi Fukuda. In the upcoming film, Kento Yamazaki will play 16-year-old Kusuo Saiki. He was born with super psychic powers, but he hides his powers because he wants to live a normal life.
Filming for “The Disastrous Life of Saiki K” begins autumn, 2016 in Japan.
Yeon Jeong-Hun is now cast in upcoming KBS1 weekend drama series “Dasan Jeong Yak-Yong.” In the drama series, Yeon Jeong-Hun will play title character Jeong Yak-Yong. He attempts to reform politics during the Joseon era.
“Dasan Jeong Yak-Yong” first airs January, 2017 in South Korea.
First teaser trailer and teaser poster added for upcoming SBS drama series “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” starring Lee Joon-Gi, IU & Kang Ha-Neul. “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” first airs August 29, 2016 in South Korea.
Main trailer for upcoming movie “Scoop!” starring Masaharu Fukuyama & Fumi Nikaido. Movie is a remake of 1985 film “Tosha 1/250 byo Out of Focus” and is directed by Hitoshi One.
“Scoop!” will be released October 1, 2016 in Japan.
New teaser poster for upcoming live-action film “Death Note: Light Up The New World” starring Masahiro Higashide, Sosuke Ikematsu & Masaki Suda. “Death Note: Light Up The New World” will be released October 29, 2016 in Japan.
Here’s still images of Jung Il-Woo and Ahn Jae-Hyeon in upcoming tvN drama series “Cinderella and Four Knights.” The still images are from a scene in which Kang Ji-Woon (Jung Il-Woo) first goes to the house where Kang Hyun-Min (Ahn Jae-Hyeon) and Kang Seo-Woo (Lee Jung-Shin) live. He faces his cousin Kang Hyun-Min. They are confused, but hostile to each other. Kang Ji-Woo grew up poor and his mother died when he was 10-years-old. He then learned that he has a rich grandfather and his life completely changes. Kang Ji-Woon and Kang Hyun-Min do not like each other.
“Cinderella and Four Knights” first airs August 12, 2016 in South Korea.
Keiko Kitagawa is cast in new WOWOW drama series “Hippocratic Oath.” The drama series is based on 2015 novel “Hipokuratesu No Chikai” by Shichiri Nakayama. Also cast in supporting roles are Kyohei Shibata & Ikko Furuya. In the upcoming drama series Keiko Kitagawa will play medical intern Makoto Tsugano. She then takes classes in medical forensics. An autopsy reveals hidden truths in a car accident case.
“Hippocratic Oath” will air from October 2 – October 30, 2016 in Japan.
Here’s still images of Cho Jung-Seok, Kong Hyo-Jin and Ko Gyung-Pyo in upcoming SBS drama series “Jealousy Incarnate.” These still images are taken scenes filmed in Thailand. Shooting in Thailand finished last week for the drama series. In the scenes, Pyo Na-Ri (Kong Hyo-Jin) meets Lee Hwa-Shin (Cho Jung-Seok) again. He is a correspondent in Thailand and also Pyo Na-Ri gets close to Ko Jung-Won (Ko Gyung-Pyo).
“Jealousy Incarnate” first airs August 17, 2016 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer added for movie “Haruko Azumi Is Missing” starring Yu Aoi, Huwie Ishizaki & Mitsuki Takahata. Movie is based on 2013 novel “Azumi Haruko wa Yukuefumei” by Mariko Yamauchi and directed by Daigo Matsui.
“Haruko Azumi Is Missing” will be released December, 2016 in Japan.
Sota Fukushi is cast in new movie “Chotto Ima Kara Shigoto Yamete Kuru.” The film is based on light novel “Chotto Ima Kara Shigoto Yamete Kuru” by Emi Kitagawa and directed by Izuru Narushima. Also cast in supporting roles are Asuka Kudo, Haru Kuroki, Eiko Koike & Kotaro Yoshida. In the film “Chotto Ima Kara Shigoto Yamete Kuru,” Sota Fukushi plays a mysterious man Yamamoto. He saves an overworked man’s (Asuka Kudo) life when he collapses at the train station. The true identity of Yamamoto is revealed.
Filming for “Chotto Ima Kara Shigoto Yamete Kuru” begins Augsut, 2016 and the movie will be released sometime during summer, 2017 in Japan.