Sep 8 2016

Fumika Shimizu and Marie Iitoyo cast in movie “Girls in the Dark”

Fumika Shimizu and Marie Iitoyo are cast in new movie “Girls in the Dark” (“Ankoku Joshi”). The movie is based on 2012 novel “Ankoku Joshi” by Rikako Akiyoshi and directed by Saiji Yakumo (“Mars“). Also cast in supporting roles for the movie are Nana Seino, Tina Tamashiro , Riria and Yuna Taira.

Story for “Girls in the Dark” has high school student Itsumi Shiraishi (Marie Iitoyo) falling off a rooftop school building. Did she kill herself or was she intentionally or unintentionally killed?

“Girls in the Dark” will be released sometime during spring, 2017 in Japan.

Sep 7 2016

Kim Hee-Seon & Kim Sun-A cast in SBS drama series “Woman of Dignity”

Kim Hee-Seon and Kim Sun-A are cast in new SBS drama series “Woman of Dignity.” Also cast in major supporting character roles are Lee Ki-Woo and Shim Hyung-Tak.

In the upcoming drama series, Kim Hee-Seon will play Woo A-Jin. She has a beautiful appearance and once worked as a flight attendant. She married into wealth, but her wealthy father-in-law goes bankrupt and her husband leaves her. Meanwhile, Kim Sun-A will play Park Bok-Ja. Her character is the narrator of the drama series and she tries to enter high society.

Supporting actor Lee Ki-Woo will play Kang Ki-Ho. He is an attorney. Shim Hyung-Tak will play Ahn Jae-Suk. He is Woo A-Jin’s husband. He looks like a honorable person, but he gives Woo A-Jin a hard time by having an affair.

“Woman of Dignity” will first air sometime in the beginning of 2017 in South Korea.

Sep 7 2016

First still images of Lee Joon in MBC drama series “Woman with a Suitcase”

Here’s still images of Lee Joon in his first day of filming for upcoming MBC drama series “Woman with a Suitcase” starring Choi Ji-Woo & Joo Jin-Mo. In the upcoming drama series, Lee Joon plays Ma Suk-Woo. He is a conscientious attorney, but he suffers from a poor financial situation. He even has trouble paying for his monthly rent on his office.

“Woman with a Suitcase” first airs September 26, 2016 in South Korea.

 

 

Sep 6 2016

Still images of Yoona in tvN drama series “The K2”

Here’s still images of Yoona (‘Girls’ Generation’) in upcoming tvN drama series “The K2.” In the drama series, Yoona plays Ko An-Na. Her character has sad memories of her childhood. She is the secret daughter of a presidential candidate (Cho Seong-Ha). Ko An-Na is disconnected from the world, but she slowly opens her mind to her bodyguard Kim Je-Ha (Ji Chang-Wook).

“The K2” first airs September 23, 2016 in South Korea.

Sep 6 2016

5 character posters for movie “Asura: The City of Madness”

Here’s 5 character posters for upcoming movie “Asura: The City of Madness.” The 5 character posters are of Jung Woo-Sung, Hwang Jung-Min, Ju Ji-Hoon, Kwak Do-Won and Jeong Man-Sik. Movie is directed by Kim Sung-Su (“The Flu“/”Musa the Warrior“).

An entertaining English subtitled teaser trailer for the crime-action film can be viewed at AsainWiki. “Asura: The City of Madness” opens September 28, 2016 in South Korea.

Sep 6 2016

Kim Young-Kwang cast in KBS2 drama series “Man Living at My House”

Kim Young-Kwang is cast in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Man Living at My House” co-starring Soo-Ae. The drama series is based on webcomic “Woorijibe Saneun Namja” by Yoo Hyun-Sook.

In the upcoming drama series, Kim Young-Kwang will play lead male character Go Nan-Gil. Although Go Nan-Gil is still in his 20’s, he becomes the stepfather of Hong Na-Ri (Soo-Ae) who is older than him. Go Nan-Gil has a mysterious past. He tries to protect the dumpling restaurant Hong Na-Ri’s mother left behind and also his stepdaughter Hong Na-Ri.

“Man Living at My House” first airs October 24, 2016 in South Korea.