First script reading and filming begins for movie “Byeonsan” starring Park Jung-Min and Kim Go-Eun. Movie is directed by Lee Joon-Ik.
Filming for the movie began on September 11, 2017 around the Hongik University area of Seoul, South Korea. The first scene filmed involved Hak-Soo (Park Jung-Min) running into his hometown friends Sang-Yeol (Bae Je-Ki), Goo-Bok (Choi Jung-Hun) and Seok-Ki (Im Sung-Jae) who all came to Seoul. In addition, Shin Hyun-Bin is cast for a supporting role in the film. Shin Hyun-Bin will play Mi-Kyung. Her character went to the same elementary school as Hak-Soo (Park Jung-Min) and Sun-Mi (Kim Go-Eun) and was a popular student back then.
“Byeonsan” will be released sometime next year in South Korea.
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Satomi Ishihara is cast in new TBS drama series “Unnatural.” Also cast in supporting roles are Arata Iura, Masataka Kubota, Mikako Ichikawa and Yutaka Matsushige. For the drama series, Satomi Ishihara will play forensic doctor Mikoto Misumi and she works at UDI Lab (Unnatural Death Investigation). Her team there attempts to uncover the truth behind various unnatural death cases.
“Unnatural” first airs January, 2018 in Japan.
Yoo Seung-Ho has been offered the lead male role in upcoming MBC drama series “I’m Not a Robot” (literal title). Currently, Yoo Seung-Ho is positively considering the offer. Actress Chae Soo-Bin has already received an offer to play the lead female character and she is still considering that offer. If Yoo Seung-Ho accepts, he will play Kim Min-Kyu. He is a rich person, but has never had a girlfriend due to his allergy of other people. He meets a robot (Chae Soo-Bin if she accepts) and falls in love with for the first time.
Yoo Seung-Ho recently received an offer to play the male lead in MBC drama series “I Am Love” which he is also still considering. “I’m Not a Robot” will first air sometime this November in South Korea.
Main trailer for movie “Dorobou Yakusha” starring Ryuhei Maruyama and Masachika Ichimura. Movie is written and directed by Masafumi Nishida. Story for “Dorobou Yakusha” follows a reformed thief who is blackmailed into committing one more heist. While breaking into a mansion, the thief is constantly mistaken for someone else.
“Dorobou Yakusha” will be released November 18, 2017 in Japan.
Character teaser trailers added for upcoming SBS drama series “Temperature of Love” (literal title). The character teaser trailers are of lead characters played by Seo Hyun-Jin, Yang Se-Jong, Jo Bo-Ah andKim Jae-Wook. Story for the drama series follows the relationship of 4 characters: TV Screenwriter Lee Hyun-Soo (Seo Hyun-Jin), French Restaurant Chef On Jung-Sun (Yang Se-Jong), Assistant Screenwriter Ji Hong-A (Jo Bo-Ah) and French Restaurant Investor Park Jung-Woo (Kim Jae-Wook).
“Temperature of Love” first airs September 18, 2017 in South Korea.
Maika Yamamoto is cast for a supporting role in upcoming live-action film “That Is Not a Child But a Minor” (literal title) starring Kento Nakajima (‘Sexy Zone’) and Yuna Taira. For the film, Maika Yamamoto will play Saaya Matsui. She is the ex-girlfriend of Nao Tsurugi (Kento Nakajima) and appears in front of Nao Tsurugi and Karin Oriyama (Yuna Taira)
“That Is Not a Child But a Minor” will be released December 23, 2017 in Japan.
Movie “Glass Garden,” starring Moon Geun-Young, has been selected as the opening film for the 22nd Busan International Film Festival (October 12-21, 2017). Its screening at the festival will also mark its world premiere. Movie is written and directed by Shin Su-Won (“Passerby #3″/”Madonna”). In addition, two posters have been released to promote the film.
“Glass Garden” will have its general premiere sometime this October in South Korea.
Character teaser trailers added for upcoming OCN drama series “Black” starring Song Seung-Heon and Go Ara. The character teaser trailers are of Song Seung-Heon and Go Ara.
“Black” first airs October 14, 2017 in South Korea.
Main poster for KBS1 drama series “Andante” starring Kai (‘EXO’) and Kim Jin-Kyung. The main poster features Kai and Kim Jin-Kyung with the caption stating “Spring came to my mind too.” Kim Jin-Kyung’s character name is Bom which also means “spring” in Korean.
“Andante” first airs September 24, 2017 in South Korea.
Main trailer and new poster added for upcoming movie “Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets” starring Kento Yamazaki and Alice Hirose. Movie is based on 2001 novel “Hyouka” by Honobu Yonezawa and directed by Mari Asato.
“Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets” opens November 3, 2017 in Japan.
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