Mar 27 2019

Teaser trailer for SBS drama series “The Secret Life of My Secretary”

First teaser trailer for SBS drama series “The Secret Life of My Secretary” (English title) starring Kim Young-Kwang and Jin Ki-Joo. The teaser trailer features Kim Young-Kwang as Do Min-Ik. As he peers into a window with condensation, his voice states over the track “She” by Korean indie pop rock group Jannabi  “How does she look like. Like this. I wonder how she looks like.”

Meanwhile, below are still images of Kim Young-Kwang in the drama series. He plays Do Min-Ik who works as the director of the mobile media 1 team at a company. He is a perfectionist and he remembers people’s faces for life.

“The Secret Life of My Secretary” will first air May 6, 2019 in South Korea.

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Mar 27 2019

Teaser trailer #4 and posters for MBC drama series “Special Labor Inspector”

Teaser trailer #4 added for upcoming MBC drama series “Special Labor Inspector” starring Kim Dong-Wook & Park Se-Young. Meanwhile, above is a couple poster for the drama series. The poster has Kim Dong-Wook as labor inspectorJo Jin-Gab and Park Se-Young as Detective Joo Mi-Ran. Jo Jin-Gab was once a gym teacher, but his strong sense of justice got him in trouble and he eventually became to work as labor inspector. Below, is a poster of Kim Dong-Wook as Jo Jin-Gab.

“Special Labor Inspector” first airs April 8, 2019  in South Korea.

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Mar 27 2019

Teaser poster and release date for movie “A Little Client”

Here’s the first teaser poster for upcoming movie “A Little Client” starring Lee Dong-Hwi, Yoo-Sun and Choi Myung-Bin. Movie is directed by Jang Gyu-Sung (“I am the King“). The film has Lee Dong-Hwi playing rookie attorney Jung-Yeob. He takes on a case involving a 10-year-old girl (Choi Myung-Bin) accused of killing her 7-year-old brother. Caption on the poster states in Korean “I killed my only younger brother.”

“A Little Client” is now scheduled for release May, 2019 in South Korea.

Mar 27 2019

Yutaka Matsushige & Keiko Kitagawa cast in movie “Hikita-san! Gokainin Desuyo”

Yutaka Matsushige and Keiko Kitagawa are cast in movie “Hikita-san! Gokainin Desuyo.” Yutaka Matsushige and Keiko Kitagawa will play a married couple who decide to have a baby, but have trouble conceiving a child. The movie is based on 2012 personal essay “Hikita-san! Gokainin Desuyo” by Kunio Hikita and directed by Toru Hosokawa (“Golden Orchestra“). Filming for the movie took place from April to May, 2018. “Hikita-san! Gokainin Desuyo” will screen in competition section at the upcoming 9th Beijing International Film Festival which is held from April 13 to April 20, 2019 and then have its general release October, 2019 in Japan.

Mar 26 2019

First still images of Park Bo-Young in tvN drama series “Abyss”

Here’s the first still images of Park Bo-Young in upcoming tvN drama series “Abyss.” The still images are from the first day of filming for the drama series. The screenplay for “Abyss” features major fantasy elements as a mysterious bead somehow revives dead people and gives them new appearances. Park Bo-Young stated that she chose to act in “Abyss” because “As I read the screenplay more, I became curious how the story would unfold. The script itself was so fun and interesting. I thought I can show people another part of actress Park Bo-Young through playing the character of Ko Se-Yeon.”

“Abyss” first airs May, 2019 in South Korea (takes

Mar 26 2019

First script reading for SBS drama series “Nokdu Flower”

First script reading for upcoming SBS drama series “Nokdu Flower” (literal title) took place January, 2019 at SBS Ilsan Production Center in Tanhyun, South Korea. Main cast members including Cho Jung-Seok, Yoon Si-Yoon, Han Ye-Ri, Choi Moo-Sung, Park Hyuk-Kwon, Seo Young-Hee, Min Sung-Wook, Ahn Kil-Kang, Kim Sang-Ho and Jang Gwang attended the script reading. The first script reading took about 5 hours to finish.

“Nokdu Flower” is now scheduled to first air April 26, 2019 in South Korea (takes over SBS’ Friday & Saturday 10 PM time slot after “The Fiery Priest.”).

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Mar 26 2019

Sara Minami cast in movie “Momi’s House”

Sara Minami is cast for the lead role in movie “Momi’s House” (literal title). Also cast in supporting roles are Naoto Ogata and Misato Tanaka. The film is scripted by Ayako Kitagawa and directed by Yoshihiro Sakamoto. The duo previously worked together on 2017 movie “Pure White” (“Mashiro no Koi”). “Momi” in the movie’s title refers to a type of tree (also referred to as Momi Fir or Abies firma) that is native to central and southern Japan. The film is set at a facility called Momi’s House which is for troubled teens. Sara Minami will play Ayaka Honda. She begins to stay at Momi’s House after having refused to go to school for half a year. Filming for “Momi’s House” finishes this spring and took place over the course of a year to cover the four seasons.

“Momi’s House” will be released spring, 2010 in Japan via Bitters End.

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Mar 26 2019

Teaser poster & first still images for Netflix drama series “Because It’s My First Love”

Teaser poster and first still images for Netflix drama series “Because It’s My First Love” (literal title) starring Ji Soo, Jung Chae-Yeon (DIA), Jin Young, Choi Ri and Kang Tae-Oh. The teaser poster and first still images features all five of the main cast members. The drama series follows 5 twenty year old friends who begin to live together.

“Because It’s My First Love” will be available to stream from April 18, 2019.

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Mar 26 2019

Choi Jin-Hyuk & Son Hyun-Joo cast in KBS2 drama series “Justice”

Choi Jin-Hyuk and Son Hyun-Joo are cast for lead roles in KBS2 drama series “Justice.” The drama series will have Choi Jin-Hyuk play high profile attorney Lee Tae-Kyung. His clients are wealthy individuals. Son Hyun-Joo will play construction company owner Song Woo-Yong who refers wealthy clients to attorney Lee Tae-Kyung. They come in conflict over a series of cases involving missing actresses. The drama series  is based on web novel “Justice” by Jang Ho and illustrated by Elja.

“Justice” first airs July, 2019 (takes over KBS2’s Wednesday & Thursday at 10PM time slot after “Dan, Only Love“).

Mar 25 2019

Teaser poster & supporting cast for NTV drama series “Don’t Fight With Fools Even When You Get Pissed Off”

Teaser poster and supporting cast added for upcoming NTV drama series “Don’t Fight With Fools Even When You Get Pissed Off ” (literal title) starring Yuri Chinen. Now cast in supporting roles for the drama series are Satoshi Jinbo, Yumi Wakatsuki (former member of ‘Nogizaka46’), Ryuta Sato, Katsuhisa Namase, Megu Aoyama, Tomoharu Hasegawa, Kento Shibuya and Kae Okumura. The drama series is based on self-help book “Atama ni Kitemo Aho towa Tatakauna” by Kotaro Tamura and follows a young man who begins to work at a toy company.

“Don’t Fight With Fools Even When You Get Pissed Off ” will first air April 22, 2019 in Japan.