May 11 2018

Teaser trailer for movie “Hahasan ga Donna ni Boku wo Kirai demo”

Teaser trailer added for movie “Hahasan ga Donna ni Boku wo Kirai demo” starring Taiga and Yo Yoshida. Movie is based on autobiographical manga “Hahasan ga Donna ni Boku wo Kirai demo” by Taiji Utagawa and directed by Osamu Minorikawa. The film deals with the estranged relationship between a young man and his mother.

“Hahasan ga Donna ni Boku wo Kirai demo” is now set for release sometime this November in Japan

May 10 2018

Ryo cast in NTV-YTV drama special “Manager Rinko Kazehana’s Love”

Ryo is cast for NTV-YTV live-action drama special “Manager Rinko Kazehana’s Love” (literal title). The drama special is based on manga “Kaichou Shima Kousaku Tokubetsuhen Bucho Kazehana Rinko no Koi” by Kenshi Hirokane. For “Manager Rinko Kazehana’s Love,” Ryo will play title character Rinko Kazehana. She experiences trouble at work and in her love life.

“Manager Rinko Kazehana’s Love” will air July, 2018 in Japan.

May 10 2018

5 character posters for JTBC drama series “Ms. Hammurabi”

Here’s 5 character posters for upcoming JTBC drama series “Ms. Hammurabi.” The character posters are of main cast members Go AraL (‘INFINITE’), Sung Dong-IlRyu Deok-Hwan and Lee Elijah.

Caption on Go Ara’s character posters states in Korean “I will not become a judge who looks down with an expressionless face.” L’s character posters states “Trial is basically another’s affairs. I became a judge to make a living.” Caption on Sung Dong-Il’s poster states “The judge is the most powerful person in court. They are also the most dangerous person in court.”

“Ms. Hammurabi” first airs May 21, 2018 in South Korea.

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May 10 2018

Yo Yoshida, Reo Sano, Nijiro Murakami cast in movie “Hanalei Bay” + teaser trailer

Yo YoshidaReo Sano (‘GENERATIONS’) and Nijiro Murakami are cast in movie “Hanalei Bay.” Movie is based on short story”Hanalei Bay” by Haruki Murakami and directed by Daishi Matsunaga (“Pieta in the Toilet“). Story for the film follows a mother played by Yo Yoshida who lost her son to a shark attack in Hawaii while he was surfing. She goes to the bay where her son died every year. There, she hears of a young man who sounds like her son.

In addition, first teaser trailer for the film has been added on AsianWiki. “Hanalei Bay” will be released October 19, 2018 in Japan.

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May 9 2018

Lee Yoo-Young offered lead female role in MBC drama series “Terius Behind Me”

Lee Yoo-Young has been offered the lead female role in upcoming MBC drama series “Terius Behind Me” co-starring So Ji-Sub. Currently, Lee Yoo-Young is “positively considering” the offer. If she accepts, Lee Yoo-Young will play Go Ae-Rin. She is a married woman, but her husband dies. She tries to uncover a conspiracy with the help of her neighbor Kim Bon (So Ji-Sub). Lee You-Young previously played the lead female role in 2017 OCN drama series “Tunnel.”

May 9 2018

Special teaser trailer “Punk Samurai Slash Down” + Masatoshi Nagase cast as General Monkey

Special teaser trailer added for upcoming movie “Punk Samurai Slash Down” starring Gou Ayano and Keiko Kitagawa. The teaser trailer features the theme song for the movie which is none other than “Anarchy in the U.K.” by British punk band the Sex Pistols. Sadly, the teaser trailer is only 44 seconds long. Meanwhile, Masatoshi Nagase is cast as General Monkey in the upcoming film.

Punk Samurai Slash Down will be released June 30, 2018 in Japan.

May 9 2018

Teaser trailer #3 for MBC drama series “Come and Hug Me”

Teaser trailer #3 added for upcoming MBC drama series “Come and Hug Me” starring Chang Ki-Yong and Jin Ki-Joo.

Meanwhile, here’s pictures from the traditional gosa ceremony that takes place to bring about good fortune. The gosa ceremony for “Come and Hug Me” took place May 2, 2018 at a drama set in Yonginm South Korea. Chang Ki-Yong, Jin Ki-Joo, Heo Jun-Ho and other main cast members attended.

“Come and Hug Me” first airs May 16, 2018 in South Korea.

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May 9 2018

Teaser trailer #3 and main posters for KBS2 drama series “Are You Human?”

Teaser trailer #3 and two posters added for upcoming KBS2 drama series “Are You Human?” starring Seo Kang-Joon and Kong Seung-Yeon. The group poster features main cast members Seo Kang-Joon, Kong Seung-Yeon, Lee Joon-HyukPark Hwan-HeeKim Sung-Ryoung, Park Young-Gyu and Yu Oh-Seong. Caption in the teaser #3 also states “Nam Shin? Nam Shin III? He who seems to be a human, but is not a human is coming.

“Are You Human?” will first air June 4, 2018 in South Korea.

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