Shin Go-Eun and Im Yoon-Ho are cast in SBS weekday morning drama series “Gangnam Scandal.” Shin Go-Eun will play lead female character Eun So-Yoo and Im Yoon-Ho will play lead male character Choi Seo-Joon. The script has Eun So-Yoo pretending to love Choi Seo-Joon for his money, but she actually falls in love with him.
“Gangnam Scandal” first airs November 26, 2018 in South Korea (takes over SBS’ Monday – Friday 8:40AM time slot after “I Am The Mother Too.”).
Teaser trailer and teaser poster for movie “Parallel World Love Story” starring Yuta Tamamori, Riho Yoshioka and Shota Sometani. Movie is based on novel “Parallel World Love Story” by Keigo Higashino and directed by Yoshitaka Mori (“Space Brothers“). Caption on the teaser poster asks in Japanese “Woman I love is indeed my lover? or my friend’s lover?” In addition, newly announced supporting cast members are Michitaka Tsutsui, Mimura, Hiroya Shimizu, Ron Mizuma, Nicole Ishida and Tomorowo Taguchi.
“Parallel World Love Story” will be released May 31, 2019.
Jung Il-Woo, Go Ara and Kwon Yool are cast in SBS drama series “Hatch.” The drama series is set during the Joseon dynasty period. For the drama series, Jung Il-Woo will play Prince Lee Geum, Go Ara will play Investigator Yeo-Ji and Kwon Yool will play Park Moon-Soo. Jung Il-Woo is currently performing alternative military service and his alternative service is scheduled to end December 2, 2018. At that time he will begin preparing for the drama series. He enlisted in the alternative military service on December 8, 2016.
“Hatch” will first air February, 2019 in South Korea.
First teaser trailer for upcoming MBC drama series “Red Moon Blue Sun” (literal title) starring Kim Sun-A, Lee Yi-Kyung and Nam Gyu-Ri. Teaser trailer #1 doesn’t show the main performers, but rather children playing and then a camera pans to a blood covered arm laying on the ground.
Mytsery-thriller drama series “Red Moon Blue Sun” first airs November 21, 2018 in South Korea (takes over MBC’s Wednesday and Thursday 10PM time slot after “Terius Behind Me“).
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Teaser poster added for upcoming film “The Drug King” (English title) starring Song Kang-Ho, Cho Jung-Seok and Bae Doo-Na. The teaser poster features Lee Doo-Sam (Song Kang-Ho) sitting behind a desk. Caption on the poster states in Korean “The nation called him a criminal, the world called him a King.” Movie is scripted and directed byWoo Min-Ho (“Inside Men“).
“The Drug King” will be released sometime this December in South Korea.
Here’s two character posters for upcoming tvN drama series “Memories of the Alhambra” starring Hyun-Bin and Park Shin-Hye. The character posters are of Yoo Jin-Woo (Hyun-Bin) and Jung Hee-Joo (Park Shin-Hye). Caption on Hyun-Bin’s character poster states in Korean “About half of what I see was right and the other half was completely wrong.” Caption on Park Shin-Hye’s character poster states in Korean “He suddenly appeared and changed my life and then he disappeared.”
Romance-Fantasy drama series “”Memories of the Alhambra”” first airs December 1, 2018 in South Korea.
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Main trailer and poster added for live-action film “School-Live!” starring Nanami Abe, Midori Nagatsuki, Wakana Majima and Rio Kiyohara. The film is based on manga “Gakko Gurashi!” by Norimitsu Kaiho and illustrated by Sadoru Chiba. Issei Shibata (“The Chasing World“) directs the film. The film follows 4 teenage high school girls as they try to survive a zombie outbreak at their school.
“School-Live!” will be released January, 2019 in Japan.
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Jang Hee-Jin is cast for the lead female role in new CSTV drama series “Babel” co-starring Park Si-Hoo. For the drama series, Jang Hee-Jin will play popular actress Han Jung-Won. She is married to a wealthy man who is the son of a chaebol family, but she is then accused of his murder.
“Babel” first airs January, 2019 in South Korea.
Teaser poster added for movie “Uchi no Shitsuji ga Iu Koto niwa” starring Ren Nagase (King & Prince), Sho Kiyohara and Yuta Jinguji (King & Prince). The teaser poster features Butler Soma Kisaragi (Sho Kiyohara) serving a cup of flowers to Kaei Karasuma (Ren Nagase). Movie is based on novel series “Uchi no Shitsuji ga Iu Koto niwa” by Shiina Takasato and directed by Shinji Kuma.
“Uchi no Shitsuji ga Iu Koto niwa” will be released May 17, 2019 in Japan.
Han Ji-Min and Nam Joo-Hyuk are cast in new JTBC drama series “Dazzling.” They will play lead characters. Kim Hye-Ja and Son Ho-Jun are also cast in supporting roles for the drama series. In the drama series, Han Ji-Min and Kim Hye-Ja will play the same, but different character with the name of Kim Hye-Ja. Nam Joo-Hyuk will play Lee Joon-Ha, a young man who wanted to become a reporter. He gets involved with the character of Kim Hye-Ja. Son Ho-Jun will play Kim Young-Soo. He is the younger brother of Kim Hye-Ja and unemployed.
Filming for “Dazzling” began October, 2018 and the drama series will air sometime during the first half of 2019 in South Korea.