Jan 12 2016

Lee Seo-Jin & Uee cast in MBC drama series “Marriage Contract”

Lee Seo-Jin and Uee (from K-pop girl group ‘After School’) have now accepted offers to play lead roles in upcoming MBC drama series “Marriage Contract” (working & literal title). The drama series just picked up the new working title and its previous working title was “100Ilui Anae” (“100 Days Wife”).

In drama series “Marriage Contract,” Lee Seo-Jin will play Han Ji-Hoon. His character is arrogant and cold hearted. He is the son from a wealthy family and he has a great sense for business.

Uee will play Kang Hye-Soo. Her character is a single mother, raising a daughter alone after her husband died. Her character is in large debt which her husband left behind. Kang Hye-Soo learns that she has brain tumor. To find a guardian for her daughter, she enters into a contract with Han Ji-Hoon as his time-limited wife.

“Marriage Contract” first airs February, 2016 in South Korea.

Jan 11 2016

Tao Tsuchiya, Ryoma Takeuchi & Shono Hayama cast in live-action film “Yell For The Blue Sky”

Tao Tsuchiya, Ryoma Takeuchi & Shono Hayama are cast in upcoming live-action film “Yell For The Blue Sky.” The movie is based on manga series “Aozora Yell” by Kazune Kawahara and directed by Takahiro Miki (“We Were There“/”Hot Road“). In movie “Yell For The Blue Sky,” Tao Tsuchiya plays Tsubasa Ono. Her character wanted to attend Shirato High School after watching the school’s brass band cheer on its baseball team during the Koshien baseball team tournament. Now, she is a first year student at the high school and a member of its brass band. She then meets Daisuke Yamada (Ryoma Takeuchi) who is member of the school’s baseball team.

“Yell For The Blue Sky” will be released sometime in August, 2016 in Japan.

Jan 11 2016

First still images of Ji Chang-Wook in movie “Fabricated City”

Here’s the first still images of Ji Chang-Wook in upcoming movie “Fabricated City” (literal & working title) also starring Shim Eun-Kyung and Oh Jung-Se. Filming for “Fabricated City” finished December 28, 2015 in Seoul. Premise for the crime-action film revolves around an elite video game player (Ji Chang-Wook) as he tries to prove his innocence from murder charges. An elite hacker (Shim Eun-Kyung) offers assistance. Movie is directed by Park Kwang-Hyun. He previously directed 2005 box-office hit “Welcome to Dongmakgol“.

“Fabricated City” will be released sometime this year in South Korea.