Additional cast members have been revealed for upcoming movie “Tono, Risoku de Gozaru” starring Sadao Abe, Eita, Satoshi Tsumabuki and Karen Iwata. The newly announced supporting actors are: Yuko Takeuchi, Ryuhei Matsuda, Yasufumi Terawaki, Yudai Chiba, Kitaro, Ichiro Hashimoto, Ken Nakamoto, Masahiko Nishimura, Mitsuko Kusabue and Tsutomu Yamazaki. The period film is based on a story from 2012 novel “Mushi no Nihonjin” by Michifumi Isoda and is directed by Yoshihiro Nakamura.
Story for the film follows local residents in Edo era Japan as they deal with a financial crisis. The residents come up with an idea of loaning money out and distributing the interest to its residents.
“Tono, Risoku de Gozaru!” will be released May 14, 2016 in Japan.
Main trailer for upcoming film “The Tiger: An Old Hunter’s Tale” starring Choi Min-Sik, Jeong Man-Sik, Kim Sang-Ho & Ren Osugi.
“The Tiger: An Old Hunter’s Tale” will be released December 16, 2015 in South Korea.
Main trailer added for upcoming movie “The Sound of a Flower” starring Ryoo Seung-Ryong, Bae Suzy, Song Sae-Byeok & Kim Nam-Gil.
“The Sound of a Flower” will be released November 25, 2015 in South Korea.
Teaser poster added for upcoming MBC every1 drama series “Imaginary Cat” starring Yoo Seung-Ho and Cho Hye-Jung. In addition, teaser #4 has also been added for your cat viewing pleasure. Drama series “Imaginary Cat” is based on webcomic “Sangsanggoyangi” by Kim Gyung.
“Imaginary Cat” first airs November 24, 2015 in South Korea.
2nd teaser trailer for upcoming live-action film “Terra Formars” starring Hideaki Ito, Emi Takei, Takayuki Yamada & Shun Oguri. The teaser trailer features the main characters for the first time and also briefly reveals the genetically mutated cockroaches. “Terra Formars” is based on manga series “Tera Fomazu” by Yu Sasuga and directed by Takashi Miike (“13 Assassins“).
“Terra Formars” will be released April 29, 2016 in Japan.
Here’s new still images of Shin Min-A in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Oh My Venus” also starring So Ji-Sub.
The still images of Shin Min-A were taken during filming of the drama series on October 23, 2015 at a restaurant in Songpa, Seoul, South Korea. For this scene, Shin Min-A got made up as her character Kang Joo-Eun when she was overweight. To get made up into her character, it took more than 3 hours. This is the first scene of Shin Min-A where she is made up into her overweight character.
“Oh My Venus” first airs November 16, 2015 in South Korea.
Haruka Ayase and Takumi Saito are cast upcoming live-action film “Kodaike no Hitobito.” Also cast in the romantic-comedy are Kiko Mizuhara, Shotaro Mamiya, Mao Daichi and Masachika Ichimura. The movie is based on manga “Kodaike no Hitobito” by Kozueko Morimoto (“Gokusen“) and directed by Masato Hijikata (“The After-Dinner Mysteries“).
Story for “Kodaike no Hitobito” follows the romance between a typical OL (Haruka Ayase) with a large scale imagination and a higher level co-worker (Takumi Saito) who is telepathic. Their romance then experiences turbulence due to his family.
“Kodaike no Hitobito” will be released June, 2016 in Japan.
First script reading for upcoming SBS drama series “Remember,” starring Yoo Seung-Ho & Park Min-Young, took place November 2, 2015 at SBS Production Center in Ilsan, South Korea. The script reading had all main cast members including Yoo Seung-Ho, Park Min-Young, Namgung Min & Park Sung-Woong in attendance.
“Remember” first airs December 9, 2015 in South Korea.
Here’s the first still image of lead actor Song Il-Kook in upcoming KBS1 drama series “Jang Yeong-Sil” also starring Park Sun-Young and Kim Sang-Kyung. The historical drama series first airs January, 2016 in South Korea.
Junichi Okada (‘V6’) is cast in new movie “A Man Called Pirate.” The film is based on 2012 novel “”Kaizoku to Yobareta Otoko” by Naoki Hyakuta and directed by Takashi Yamazaki (“Always: Sunset on Third Street“/”The Eternal Zero“).
Story for “A Man Called Pirate” follows a businessman (Junichi Okaada) as he encounters financial troubles due to the end of World War 2. He then finds success in the oil industry.
“A Man Called Pirate” will be released sometime during winter, 2016 in Japan.