First script reading for upcoming tvN drama series “Secret Forest,” starring Cho Seung-Woo & Bae Doo-Na, took place January 25, 2017 at CJ E&M Center in Sangamdong, Seoul, South Korea. Main cast members including Cho Seung-Woo, Bae Doo-Na, Lee Joon-Hyuk, Shin Hye-Sun and Yoo Jae-Myung all attended. Read more »
Hyun-Bin is cast in period-zombie film “Outbreak” (literal title). The movie will be directed by Kim Sung-Hoon. Hyun-Bin and Kim Sung-Hoon previously worked together in 2017 film “Confidential Assignment.” This time around the film is set in historical times with Hyun-Bin playing a Prince of Joseon. He soon faces off against zombies that run rampant through the night. Filming for “Outbreak” begins sometime in the second half of this year.
Yu Geon is cast in new weekday morning SBS drama series “Sweet Enemy” (literal title). In the upcoming drama series, Yu Geon will play lead male character Choi Sun-Ho. He works as a director at a food company.
“Sweet Enemy” first airs June, 2017 in South Korea (drama series will take over SBS’ Monday through Friday 8:30 AM time slot after “I’m Sorry Kang Nam-Goo.”
Supporting cast has been announced for upcoming movie “Yurigokoro” starring Yuriko Yoshitaka. Now cast for the film are Tori Matsuzaka, Kenichi Matsuyama, Aimi Satsukawa, Nana Seino, Kaya Kiyohara and Tae Kimura. The movie is based on novel “Yurigokoro” by Mahokaru Numata and directed by Naoto Kumazawa.
Here’s 3 teaser posters for upcoming MBC drama series “Ruler: Master of the Mask” starring Yoo Seung-Ho and Kim So-Hyun. The caption on the poster at the top says “What do I have to do, if I want to change the wrong world.” The caption on the second and third poster below says “I am Lee Sun who is the Crown Prince of Joseon.”
“Ruler: Master of the Mask” first airs May 10, 2017 in South Korea.
Tomoya Nagase (‘TOKIO’) and Riho Yoshioka are cast for the lead roles in new TBS drama series “Sorry, I Love You” (literal title). The drama series is a remake of 2004 SBS drama series “Sorry, I Love You” which stars So Ji-Sub and Lim Soo-Jung in the lead roles. Also cast in major supporting character roles are Kentaro Sakaguchi and Shinobu Otake. In the upcoming drama series, Tomoya Nagase will play Ritsu Okazaki. After he tracks down his mother, who he thought abandoned him because of poverty, he learns she is living a good life and has a son. He decides to take revenge.
“Sorry, I Love You” first airs July, 2017 in Japan.
First script reading for upcoming SBS drama series “Suspicious Partner,” starring Ji Chang-Wook & Nam Ji-Hyun, took place April 4, 2017 at SBS Ilsan Production Center in Tanhyun, South Korea. At the first script reading main cast members including Ji Chang-Wook, Nam Ji-Hyun, Choi Tae-Joon, Nara (‘Hellovenus’) and Chansung (‘2PM’) all attended. At the first script reading Ji Chang-Wook read the lines of No Ji-Wook. His character isn’t very kind, but sexy. Nam Ji-Hyun read the lines of Eun Bong-Hee. Her character is bright.
“Suspicious Partner” first airs May 10, 2017 in South Korea.