Mar 17 2020

First still images of Kim Go-Eun in SBS drama series “The King: Eternal Monarch”

Here’s the first still images of Kim Go-Eun in SBS drama series “The King: Eternal Monarch” co-starring Lee Min-Ho. The still images are from Kim Go-Eun’s first day of filming for the drama series. For “The King: Eternal Monarch,” Kim Go-Eun plays Jung Tae-Eul, who works as a detective in a crime squad. She has dreamed of working as a detective since she was a child and she was diligent enough to graduate from the Korea National Police University. She has worked as a detective for 6 years. 

“The King: Eternal Monarch” first airs April, 2020 in South Korea.

Mar 17 2020

Teaser trailer & still images for live-action film “Tonkatsu DJ Age-Taro”

Teaser trailer and still images for live-action film “Tonkatsu DJ Age-Taro” starring Takumi Kitamura. Movie is based on manga series “Tonkatsu DJ Age-Taro” by Iipyao and directed by Ken Ninomiya. Still images above and below are of Takumi Kitamura as Agetaro Katsumata. He works at a family owned pork cutlet restaurant, but becomes enthralled with DJing.

“Tonkatsu DJ Age-Taro” will be released June 19, 2020 in Japan.

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Mar 16 2020

Teaser trailer #2 for TV Chosun drama series “Wind and Cloud and Rain”

Teaser trailer #2 added for TV Chosun drama series “Wind and Cloud and Rain” (literal title) starring Park Si-Hoo & Ko Sung-Hee. The period drama series is based on novel “Baramgwa Gooreumgwa Bi” by Lee Byung-Joo.

Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: A story depicting a fierce struggle for the throne in Joseon.

Choi Chun-Joong (Park Si-Hoo) is the best face reader in the nation. He was born into a prestigious family, but his family was killed off. He is looked down upon as a fortune-teller, but he eventually becomes the most powerful person in Joseon. He is aware of Joseon’s fate and tries to change it. He also devotes his life to the woman he loves.

Lee Bong-Ryeon (Ko Sung-Hee) is a beautiful princess and the daughter of King Cheoljong. She has a special ability to see the fate of people. Her ability is a blessing and, at the same time, a curse to her. Lee Bong-Ryeon meets Choi Chun-Joong and tries to change the fate of Joseon for the better.

“Wind and Cloud and Rain” will first air May, 2020 in South Korea.

Mar 16 2020

Teaser trailer for KBS2 drama series “How to Buy a Friend”

Teaser trailer added for KBS2 drama series “How to Buy a Friend” starring Lee Sin-Young, Shin Seung-Ho, and Kim So-Hye. The drama series is based on webcomic webcomic “Gyeyakwoojung” (literally “Friend Contract”) by Kwon Laad. Above is the main poster for the drama series with main actors Lee Sin-Young, Shin Seung-Ho, and Kim So-Hye. Caption on the poster states “That Day, Everything Began.”

“How to Buy a Friend” first airs April 6, 2020 in South Korea.

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Mar 16 2020

Park Bo-Gum to make cameo appearance in JTBC drama series “Itaewon Class”

Actor Park Bo-Gum is set to make a cameo appearance in ep.16 of currently airing JTBC drama series “Itaewon Class.” Further details on his cameo appearance in the final episode of “Itaewon Class” has not yet been revealed. Park Bo-Gum agreed to do the cameo appearance partially due to his good working relationship with director Kim Sung-Yoon. They previously worked together in 2016 KBS2 drama series “Love in the Moonlight.”

Ep.15 of “Itaewon Class” will air Friday, March 20, 2020 and ep.16 will air Saturday, March 21, 2020.

Mar 16 2020

Yuuki Ogoe cast in movie “The Werewolf Game: Death Game’s Operator”

Yuuki Ogoe is cast in movie “The Werewolf Game: Death Game’s Operator” (literal title). Yuuki Ogoe is the first male actor to play the main character in the “The Werewolf Game” series of movies. The movie is based on novel “Jinro Gemu: Death Game no Uneinin” by Ryo Kawakami and he will also sit in the director’s chair to direct the film.

Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: People are gathered by recruitment or being kidnapped.These people take part in the Werewolf Game. The participants must risk their lives in the game, while wealthy people wager on the winners and losers of the game. Masamune (Yuuki Ogoe) works as an operator of the game. He finds out that female high school student Yuzuki Natsume is one of the participants in the Werewolf Game. Masamune once taught Yuzuki Natsume as a private tutor. He wants to save her and he is willing to risk his life to do so.

“The Werewolf Game: Death Game’s Operator” will be released sometime this autumn in Japan.

Mar 16 2020

First still images of Lee Min-Ho in SBS drama series “The King: Eternal Monarch”

Here’s the first still images of Lee Min-Ho in SBS drama series “The King: Eternal Monarch” co-starring Kim Go-Eun. In the drama series, Lee Min-Ho plays Lee Gon. His character is the emperor of the Korean empire. He is handsome and elegant, while being skilled in literary arts and martial arts. On the flip side, he is also sensitive and compulsive. Lee Gon likes precise figures and not vague words.

“The King: Eternal Monarch” first airs April, 2020 in South Korea.

Mar 16 2020

Teaser trailer for tvN drama series “When My Love Blooms”

First teaser trailer added for tvN drama series “When My Love Blooms” starring Yoo Ji-Tae and Lee Bo-Young. The teaser trailer starts off with Lee Bo-Young narrating in Korean with “One way or another, there are people who are meant to meet again eventually.” She is standing by a train tracks on a snowy night and staring at Yoo Ji-Tae during the teaser trailer. Meanwhile, below are still images of Yoo ji-Tae and Lee Bo-Young from the drama series.

“When My Love Blooms” will first air April, 2020 in South Korea (takes over tvN’s Saturday and Sunday 9PM time slot after “Hi Bye Mama“).

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