Here’s the second teaser poster and the first still images for movie “The Proxy Soldiers” (English title) starring Lee Jung-Jae and Yeo Jin-Goo. Movie is directed by Jeong Yoon-Chul. Release date for movie is now set for May 31, 2017 in South Korea. The first still images from the movie can be viewed below.
First script reading for KBS2 drama series “The Best Hit,” starring Yoon Si-Yoon, Kim Min-Jae & Lee Se-Young, took place April 3, 2017 in Sangam-dong, Seoul, South Korea. Before the script reading, directors Yoo Ho-Jin and Cha Tae-Hyun hugged all the cast and staff members. Popular actor Cha Tae-Hyun is directing for the time in his career, while Yoo Ho-Jin is directing a drama series for the first time.
Lee Dong-Gun is now cast in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Seven Day Queen” starring Yeon Woo-Jin & Park Min-Young. In the drama series, Lee Dong-Gun will play Lee Yoong also known as Yeonsan-gun. He is in love with Shin Chae-Kyung (Park Min-Young), but she falls in love with his younger brother Lee Yeok (Yeon Woo-Jin). Lee Yoong is removed from throne by his younger brother Lee Yeok.
“Seven Day Queen” will air beginning May 31, 2017 in South Korea.
Seo Ye-Ji is cast for the lead female role in upcoming OCN drama “Save Me” (literal title). In addition, TaecYeon (‘2PM’) has been offered the lead male role. He is currently “positively considering” the offer. Also cast in supporting roles are Cho Seong-Ha, Woo Do-Hwan, Jo Jae-Yun & Park Ji-Young.
In drama series “Save Me,” Seo Ye-Ji will plays Im Sang-Mi. Her character has gone through difficult times since her high school days. She moves out to Mooji County from Seoul.
If TaecYeon accepts he will play Han Sang-Hwan. His character is scripted as a good looking guy with smarts. His father is the governor of Mooji County.
For supporting actors, Cho Seong-Ha will play Baek Jung-Ki. He is a phony religious leader. Woo Do-Hwan will play Seok Dong-Cheol. He is quiet and cynical. Jo Jae-Yun will play Jo Wan-Tae. He is a fervent follower of Baek Jung-Ki.
“Save Me” first airs July, 2017 in South Korea.
Trailer added for movie “Long Goodbye: Tantei Furui Kurinosuke” starring Ryu Morioka & Mai Tezuka. Movie is an homage to 1973 U.S. film “The Long Goodbye” directed by Robert Altman. Shinji Imaoka directs “Long Goodbye: Tantei Furui Kurinosuke.”
“Long Goodbye: Tantei Furui Kurinosuke” opens May 20, 2017 in Japan.
Park Hee-Soon, Park Sung-Woong and Choi Woo-Sik are cast for supporting roles in upcoming movie “Strange Object” (literal title) starring Kim Myung-Min & Hyeri. Movie is set in historical times with Kim Myung-Min playing a man attempting to fight off a monster that is threatening the life of the King.
First script reading for KBS drama series “Fight for My Way,” starring Park Seo-Joon & Kim Ji-Won, took place March 24, 2017 at the KBS Annex Building in Yeuido, Seoul, South Korea. Main cast members including Park Seo-Joon, Kim Ji-Won, Ahn Jae-Hong, Song Ha-Yoon, Kim Sung-Oh and Choi Woo-Sik attended. During the first script reading Park Seo-Joon read the lines of Ko Dong-Man. His character is an adult, but he acts like he is in his adolescence. Kim Ji-Won read the lines of Choi Ae-Ra. Her character says whatever she wants. Literal title of the drama series is “Third-Rate My Way.”
“Fight for My Way” first airs May 8, 2017 in South Korea.
Trailer for live-action film “March Comes in Like a Lion 2” starring Ryunosuke Kamiki. Movie follows “March Comes in Like a Lion” which was released March 18, 2017. Both films are based on manga series “San gatsu no Lion” by Chica Umino and directed by Keishi Ohtomo.
“March Comes in Like a Lion 2” will be released April 22, 2017 in Japan.