May 2 2019

Ep.1 trailer for OCN drama series “Voice 3”

Ep.1 trailer added for OCN drama series “Voice 3” starring Lee Ha-Na and Lee Jin-Wook. Ep.1 trailer starts off with a man’s voice stating “I hear that she suddenly hears beep sounds and then can’t hear anything else for dozens of seconds.” The man is referring to Kang Kwon-Joo (Lee Ha-Na) as she experiences hearing problems because of an explosion.

“Voice 3” first airs May 11, 2019 in South Korea.

May 1 2019

Winners and nominees for the 2019 BaekSang Arts Awards

See list of winners and nominees at the just concluded 2019 BaekSang Arts Awards. The Korean award show hands out awards for both movies and TV drama series. Big winners at this year’s show includes the Daesang (Grand Prize) in movies to Jung Woo-Sung for “Innocent Witness” and in drama series to Kim Hye-Ja for “The Light in Your Eyes.” “The Spy Gone North” won the award for best film and “My Mister” won the award for best drama series. JTBC drama series “SKY Castle” also received 4 total awards.

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May 1 2019

Teaser posters for JTBC drama series “The Wind Blows”

Here’s two teaser posters for upcoming JTBC drama series “The Wind Blows” starring Kam Woo-Sung and Kim Ha-Neul. The teaser poster features Kam Woo-Sung as Do-Hoon and Kim Ha-Neul as Soo-Jin enjoying a moment together. They play a married couple. Caption on the posters states in Korean “I thought this happiness would stay forever.”

“The Wind Blows” first airs May 27, 2019 in South Korea.

May 1 2019

Hyeri & Kim Sang-Kyung cast in tvN drama series “Miss Lee”

Hyeri (‘Girl’s Day’) and Kim Sang-Kyung are cast in tvN drama series “Miss Lee.” The business themed drama series will be directed by Han Dong-Hwa (“Bad Guys: Vile City“). In “Miss Lee,” Hyeri will play Lee Sun-Sim. She works as a low level clerk at a company, but the company is teetering on bankruptcy and she somehow becomes the CEO of the company. Kim Sang-Kyung will play Yoo Jin-Wook. He is an employee at the company.

“Miss Lee” will first air sometime during the second half of this year in South Korea.

May 1 2019

Teaser trailer for movie “Liar! Uncover the Truth”

Teaser trailer added for movie “Liar! Uncover the Truth” starring Akane Hotta. Movie is based on smartphone game “Doubt Usotsuki Otoko wa Dare?” and directed by Jiro Nagae (“Friends Games: The Movie“). Premise for the film has Akane Hotta as Kana Sakurai attending a matchmaking party. She must figure out which of the 10 men are liars and which one is honest.

“Liar! Uncover the Truth” will be released sometime this autumni in Japan.

Apr 30 2019

Yoon Kye-Sang & Ha Ji-Won cast in JTBC drama series “Chocolate”

Yoon Kye-Sang and Ha Ji-Won are cast in JTBC drama series “Chocolate.” The romance themed drama series is scripted by Lee Kyoung-Hee and directed by Lee Hyeong-Min. Lee Kyoung-Hee and Lee Hyeong-Min previously worked together in well-regarded 2004 KBS2 drama series “Sorry, I Love You” starring So Ji-Sub and Lim Soo-Jung. In the drama series Yoon Kye-Sang plays neurosurgeon Lee Kang and Ha Ji-Won plays chef Moon Cha-Young. They met briefly as children and now meet again as adults.

“Chocolate” first airs sometime during the second half of this year in South Korea (takes over JTBC’s Friday and Saturday 11PM time slot after “My Country.”).

Apr 30 2019

Teaser trailer for MBC drama series “Partners for Justice Season 2”

First teaser trailer added for upcoming MBC drama series “Partners for Justice Season 2” starring Jung Jae-Young and Jung Yoo-Mi. At the 16 second mark of the teaser trailer, Jung Jae-Young’s voice appears and he says in Korean “I am starting an autopsy.” Meanwhile, still images below is from the traditional gosa ceremony and then still images from the first script reading. The traditional gosa ceremony took place March, 2019 in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. The traditional gosa ceremony takes place to bring about good fortune and keep misfortune at bay.

“Partners for Justice Season 2” is now scheduled to first air June 3, 2019 in South Korea (takes over MBC’s Monday & Tuesday 10PM time slot after “Special Labor Inspector Mr. Jo.”).

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Apr 30 2019

Main trailer for live-action film “Hot Gimmick: Girl Meets Boy”

Main trailer for live-action film “Hot Gimmick: Girl Meets Boy” starring Miona Hori, Hiroya Shimizu and Mizuki Itagaki. Movie is based on manga series “Hot Gimmick” by Miki Aihara and directed by Yuki Yamato (“Drowning Love“). The trailer contains the movie’s theme song which is
“Yoru ga Furiyamu Mae ni” by virtual singer Kaf. At the start of the trailer, caption in Japanese appears that asks “Who is my first love?”

“Hot Gimmick: Girl Meets Boy” will be released June 28, 2019 in Japan.

Apr 30 2019

Ji Chang-Wook cast in tvN drama series “Let Me Melt”

Ji Chang-Wook is cast in tvN romance drama series “Let Me Melt” (literal title). The drama series is Ji Chang-Wook’s first acting performance since being discharged from the South Korean military on April 27, 2019. For drama series “Let Me Melt,” Ji Chang-Wook plays variety show PD Ma Dong-Chan. He takes part in a 24 hour freezing project, but wakes up 20 years later. He must then keep his body temparature at 31.5 celsius to stay alive. Drama series is directed by Shin Woo-Cheol (“Secret Garden“) and scripted by (“Strong Woman Do Bong-Soon“).

“Let Me Melt” first airs sometime during the second half of this year in South Korea.

Apr 29 2019

Teaser trailer #2 for JTBC drama series “The Wind Blows “

Teaser trailer #2 for upcoming JTBC melodrama “The Wind Blows” starring Kam Woo-Sung and Kim Ha-Neul. Drama series is directed by Jung Jung-Hwa (“Bus Stop“) and scripted by Hwang Joo-Ha (“Mrs. Cop“). Teaser trailer #2 starts with Kim Ha-Neul’s voice as she asks in Korean “Do-Hoon, shall we have a baby?” At the 26 second mark, Kam Woo-Sung’s voice states “but … you are more important to me.”

“The Wind Blows ” first airs May 27, 2019 in South Korea.