Jun 21 2016

Yesung & Nozomi Sasaki cast in movie “Ikinari Sensei ni Natta Boku ga Kanojo ni Koi wo Shita”

Yesung (‘Super Junior’) & Nozomi Sasaki are cast in movie “Ikinari Sensei ni Natta Boku ga Kanojo ni Koi wo Shita.” The movie is set around Okinawa, Japan and is a romantic-comedy film. In the movie, Yesung plays Young-Ung. His character is a Korean man on a business trip in Okinawa, Japan. The company he works for goes bankrupt and he decides to stay in Okinawa. He begins teaching Korean language at a language school threre. Nozomi Sasaki plays Sakura. Her character works as a travel agent and she is tasked with learning Korean. She meets Young-Ung at the institute.

“Ikinari Sensei ni Natta Boku ga Kanojo ni Koi wo Shita” will be released November 3, 2016 in Japan.

Jun 20 2016

Lee Ki-Woo to make cameo appearance in SBS drama series “Doctors”

Actor Lee Ki-Woo will make a cameo appearance in ep.1 of SBS drama series “Doctors” starring Kim Rae-Won and Park Shin-Hye.

In ep.1 of “Doctors,” Lee Ki-Woo will play a gang boss. The still images above is of Lee Ki-Woo in his cameo appearance. His character is injured and goes to the emergency room. There, he has a problem with Dr. Hye-Jung (Park Shin-Hye), because she is female and wants a male doctor. The gang boss and his crew become violent, but Hye-Jung takes matters into her own hands.

Ep.1 of “Doctors” airs later tonight in South Korea.


Jun 20 2016

Female supporting cast announced for movie “Karera ga Honki de Amu Toki wa”

Mimura, Misako Tanaka, Eiko Koike, Lily and Mugi Kadowaki are cast in upcoming movie “Karera ga Honki de Amu Toki wa” starring Toma Ikuta and Kenta Kiritani. Actor Toma Ikuta plays a transgender woman in the film.

Newcomer Rinka Kakihara plays 11-year-old Tomo. Her mother abandons her and she spends time at her uncle’s (Kenta Kiritani) home and her uncle is dating transgender woman Rinko (Toma Ikuta). Mimura will play Hiromi. Her character is the young girl’s mother. Misako Tanaka will play the mother of Rinko. Eiko Koike will play the mother of Tomo’s classmate. Lily will play Tomo’s grandmother and Mugi Kadowaki will play a co-worker of Rinko.

“Karera ga Honki de Amu Toki wa” will be released February 25, 2017 in Japan.

Jun 20 2016

Still images of Lee Jong-Suk in MBC drama series “W”

Here’s still images of Lee Jong-Suk in upcoming MBC drama series “W” also starring Han Hyo-Joo. The still images were taken on June 1, 2016 at Goyang Stadium, Goyang, South Korea. The scene has 18-years-old Kang Chul (Lee Jong-Suk) taking part in an Olympic shooting event and winning a gold medal.

“W” first airs July 20, 2016 in South Korea.

Jun 17 2016

Masahiro Higashide cast in movie “Satoshi no Seishun”

Masahiro Higashide is cast in upcoming movie “Satoshi no Seishun” starring Kenichi Matsuyama. In the film, Masahiro Higashide will play Yoshiharu Habu. His character is based on a real person. Yoshiharu Habu is a professional shogi (go) player and a rival to Satoshi Murayama (Kenichi Matsuyama).

Also more supporting cast members announced for the film include Shota Sometani, Lily Franky, Keiko Takeshita, Toshiyuki Kitami, Michitaka Tsutsui, Tokio Emoto and Ken Yasuda.

“Satoshi no Seishun” will be released sometime later this year in Japan.