Kenichi Endo, Ren Osugi, Tomorowo Taguchi, Susumu Terajima, Yutaka Matsushige & Ken Mitsuishi are all cast in new TV Tokyo drama series “Byplayers.” The six well known characters actors will play themselves in the drama series. Premise for the drama series has the 6 actors cast in a new big budget drama series headlined by a famous lead actor and directed by a world renown director. The director then asks the six supporting actors to live together for 3 months to see how they interact.
“Byplayers” first airs January 13, 2017 in Japan.
Here’s still images of Park Hae-Jin filming a scene in Hungary for upcoming JTBC drama series “Man to Man” co-starring Kim Min-Jung & Park Sung-Woong. Filming of this scene took place recently at an university in Hungary. Park Hae-Jin left South Korea for Hungary on November 17, 2016 and filming in Hungary is expected to last 2-3 weeks.
“Man to Man” will air sometime next year in South Korea.
Takeshi Kitano is set to direct and star in movie “Outrage Saishusho” (literally “Outrage Last Chapter”). Movie is the third and final installment in the “Outrage” films. Actors set to return in “Outrage Saishusho” are Toshiyuki Nishida, Sansei Shiomi, Tatsuo Nadaka, Ken Mitsuishi, Ikuji Nakamura, Yutaka Matsushige and Hakuryu. Actors set to play new characters in the film will be announced at a later date. Story for “Outrage Saishusho” will take place after “Outrage Beyond.”
Main poster and ep.1 trailer added for upcoming JTBC drama series “Solomon’s Perjury” starring Kim Hyun-Soo & Cho Jae-Hyun. Drama series is based on 2011 novel “Solomon no Gisho” by Miyuki Miyabe.
“Solomon’s Perjury” first airs December 9, 2016 in South Korea.
Ayame Gouriki is cast in new TBS drama series “Rental no Koi.” The drama series has Ayame Gouriki playing Remi Takasugi. Her character works for the company “Rental Lovers.” She is the most popular employee there which provides women for platonic dates. Whenever she finishes a date, she never smiles and wears bandage around her neck.
“Rental no Koi” premieres January 18, 2017 in Japan.
Main trailer and posters added for upcoming movie “Because I Love You” starring Cha Tae-Hyun, Kim You-Jung & Seo Hyun-Jin. The film offers a mixture of romance, comedy and fantasy (something Cha Tae-Hyun previously found success with in “Hello Ghost“). In the film, Cha Tae-Hyun plays a man who wakes up from a car accident in another person’s body. Soon, he realizes he is able to take over the consciousness of other people and in doing so he helps them solve their personal problems.
“Because I Love You” will be released January, 2017 in South Korea.
Kim Min-Seo & Park Sun-Ho are cast for the lead roles in upcoming weekday morning SBS drama series “I’m Sorry Kang Nam-Goo.” Also cast in main supporting roles are Lee In and Na Ya.
“I’m Sorry Kang Nam-Goo” first airs December 19, 2016 in South Korea.
Main trailer for live-action film “One Week Friends” starring Kento Yamazaki & Haruna Kawaguchi. Movie is based on manga series “Isshukan Friends” by Matcha Hazuki.
“One Week Friends” will be released February 18, 2017 in Japan.
Yuriko Yoshitaka is cast in upcoming mystery film “Yurigokoro.” The movie is based on 2011 novel “Yurigokoro” by Mahokaru Numata which won the 14th Oyabu Haruhiko Sho. Movie is directed by Naoto Kumazawa. In the upcoming movie, Yuriko Yoshitaka will play main character Misako. She plays a murderer who learns to love, but can’t escape from her murderer desires.
“Yurigokoro” will be released September, 2017 in Japan.
Teaser trailer and character posters added for upcoming movie “The King” starring Zo In-Sung & Jung Woo-Sung. Movie is written and directed by Han Jae-Rim. The character posters are of Zo In-Sung, Jung Woo-Sung, Bae Sung-Woo and Ryoo Joon-Yeol. Story for “The King,” follows Zo In-Sung as Park Tae-Soo. After going through a difficult upbringing Park Tae-Soo becomes a prosecutor, but he wants to amass more power.
“The King” will be released sometime January, 2017 in South Korea.