2nd trailer titled “story trailer” added for upcoming Park Chan-Wook directed film “The Handmaiden.” Movie stars Ha Jung-Woo and Kim Min-Hee and will have its world premiere in the competition section at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.
“The Handmaiden” will be released sometime this June in South Korea.
In the film “Yell For The Blue Sky,” Mirai Shida plays Yuka Mori. Her character is a senior brass band member of Tsubasa (Tao Tsuchiya). She plays the trumpet as does Tsubasa. Yuka instructs Tsubasa sometimes strictly and sometimes smoothly.
“Yell For The Blue Sky” opens August 20, 2016 in Japan.
Ep.1 trailer and teaser poster added for upcoming KBS2 drama series “The Master of Revenge” (English title) starring Chun Jung-Myung, Cho Jae-Hyun, Jung Yoo-Mi, Lee Sang-Yeob & Kong Seung-Yeon. Korean title for the drama series “Master-Kooksooui Sin” which translates literally as “Master: God of Noodles.”
“The Master of Revenge” first airs April 27, 2016 in South Korea.
Teaser poster for upcoming live-action film “Death Note: Light Up The New World” starring Masahiro Higashide, Sosuke Ikematsu, Masaki Suda & Erika Toda. The teaser poster reveals the movie’s official title which previously went under the working title of “Death Note 2016.”
“Death Note: Light Up The New World” opens October 29, 2016 in Japan.
Teaser trailer and poster added for upcoming movie “The Match Girl” starring Sumire Sato (SKE48), Yutaka Kobayashi, Takafumi Honda (Boys And Men) & Kensho Ono. Movie is based on manga series “Match Shoujo” by Sanami Suzuki and directed by first-time director Hiroshi Uchida. The original manga series is inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s short story “The Little Match Girl.”
“The Match Girl” will be released May 28, 2016 in Japan.
In drama series “Doctors,” actor Yoon Gyun-Sang will play Jung Yoon-Do. His character became a doctor to avoid his father, who is the president of a large company, and competition to become the successor at his father’s company. He is smart and skillful as a doctor. Actress Lee Sung-Kyung will play Jin Seo-Woo. She graduated from the same high school as Hye-Jung (Park Shin-Hye) . Jin Seo-Woo is now a completing a fellowship as a neurosurgeon. Her character is also a rival of Hye-Jung.
“Doctors” first airs June 20, 2016 in South Korea.
Gong Yoo is cast in new tvN drama series “Dokkaebi” which is scripted by Kim Eun-Sook (“Descendants of the Sun“). Drama series “Dokkaebi” features a unique fantasy-romance story. In the drama series, Gong Yoo will play a “dokkaebi” which is a type of monster/demon found in many Korean folktales. His character needs to marry a human bride, but he meets up with the Angel of Death who has amensia and begins to live with the Angel of Death.
“Dokkaebi” first airs November, 2016 in South Korea.
Rina Ikoma from idol group ‘Nogizaka46’ is cast in sequel film “Corpse Party: Book of Shadows.” The 2015 original film “Corpse Party” and sequel film “Corpse Party: Book of Shadows” are based on the video game “Corpse Party.” Also cast in “Corpse Party: Book of Shadows” are Nozomi Maeda, Ryousuke Ikeoka, Yoko Kita and Jun (Bee Shuffle), who all appeared in the first “Corpse Party” film, and new cast members Ren Ishikawa, Atomu Mizuishi and Tsunenori Aoki. Masashi Yamada also returns to direct “Corpse Party: Book of Shadows.”
“Corpse Party: Book of Shadows” will open July 30, 2016 in Japan.