Jan 30 2018

English subtitled teaser trailer for movie “The Princess and the Matchmaker”

English subtitled teaser trailer added for upcoming romantic-comedy film “The Princess and the Matchmaker” (English title) starring Lee Seung-Gi and Shim Eun-Kyung. Literal title of the film is “Marital Harmony.” Story for “The Princess and the Matchmaker” follows Princess Songhwa (Shim Eun-Kyung) as she selects from 4 marital candiates. She is helped the country’s top matchmaker in Seo Do-Yoon (Lee Seung-Gi).

“The Princess and the Matchmaker” will be released February, 2018 in South Korea.

 

Jan 30 2018

Kyoko Koizumi cast in movie “Taberu Onna”

Kyoko Koizumi is cast for the lead role in movie “Taberu Onna.” Also cast in supporting roles are Erika SawajiriAtsuko MaedaAlice HiroseYu YamadaMitsu DanCharlotte Kate Fox and Kyoka Suzuki. The film is based on novels “Taberu Onna” and “Zoku ・ Taberu Onna” by Tomomi Tsutsui and directed by Jiro Shono. Story for “Taberu Onna” will follow the daily lives of 8 women with Kyoko Koizumi playing Atsuko Mochitsuki. Their daily lives are depicted through what they eat and who they sleep with.

Filming for “Taberu Onna” began January 8, 2018 and will finish during the middle of next month. Movie will then be released September, 2018 in Japan via Toei.

Jan 29 2018

Teaser trailer and first still images for movie “Vanished Night”

Teaser trailer added for upcoming thriller film “Vanished Night” (literal title) starring Kim Sang-Kyung, Kim Kang-Woo and Kim Hee-Ae. In addition. here’s the first three still images from the upcoming film. Story for “Vanished Night” has the body of a woman (Kim Hee-Ae) disappearing from theNational Institute of Scientific Investigation. Her husband (Kim Kang-Woo) claims she is still alive and a detective (Kim Sang-Kyung) tries to figure everything out.

“Vanished Night” opens March, 2018 in South Korea.

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Jan 29 2018

Hiroshi Tachi, Yuki Furukawa and Mari Hoshino cast in WOWOW drama series “Gohan Taisakushitsu”

Hiroshi Tachi, Yuki Furukawa and Mari Hoshino are cast in WOWOW drama series “Gohan Taisakushitsu.” The drama series is based on novel “60 Gohan Taisakushitsu” by Tomotake Ishikawa (which will be published March 15, 2018) and directed by Kazuyoshi Kumakiri. In the drama series, Hiroshi Tachi, Yuki Furukawa and Mari Hoshino will play characters who are part of the Gohan Taisakushitsu (‘Misjudgment Countermeasure Office’). Their job is to reexamine death row convictions to find any false accusations.

“Gohan Taisakushitsu” first airs May, 2018 in Japan.

Jan 29 2018

Takanori Iwata and Erika Toda cast in NTV drama series “Gakeppuchi Hotel”

Takanori Iwata (‘J Soul Brothers’ and ‘EXILE’) and Erika Toda are cast in new NTV drama series “Gakeppuchi Hotel.” Gakeppuchi in the drama series title means literally “brink of a cliff” and the word is also used to describe a very difficult situation. Story for the drama series will take place at hotel that is long past its glory days and nears bankruptcy. 29-year-old Sana Sakurai (Erika Toda) is the hotel manager and she struggles to revive the hotel. The hotel’s fortune changes when Naoya Ukai (Takanori Iwata) arrives as a guest at the hotel. Ryuichi Inomata directs the drama series.

“Gakeppuchi Hotel” will first air April, 2018 in Japan.

Jan 29 2018

Yoon Sang-Hyun cast in MBC drama series “Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset”

Yoon Sang-Hyun is cast for the lead male role in MBC drama series “Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset” co-starring Han Hye-Jin. For the drama series, Yoon Sang-Hyun will play the character of Kim Do-Young. He was formerly thought of as a genius architect, but he now has a hard time because he sticks to his style and does not make compromises. His family life goes better thanks to his wife Nam Hyun-Joo (Han Hye-Jin) who supports him. One day, Nam Hyun-Joo suddenly asks for a divorce.

“Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset” first airs March 14, 2018 in South Korea.

 

Jan 28 2018

Trailer for tvN drama special “The Woman Who Makes the Last Meal”

Trailer for upcoming tvN drama special “The Woman Who Makes the Last Meal” starring Cho Yeo-Jeong and Ha-Joon. The drama special is the 10th installment in tvN Drama Stage series. Story for the drama special, Cho Yeo-Jeong plays Choi Soo-A. She makes last meals for death row inmates. Ha-Joon plays death row inmate Kang Min-Joong. He has a mental illness and is unaware of his fate.

“The Woman Who Makes the Last Meal” airs February 3, 2018 in South Korea.

Jan 26 2018

Trailer for movie “Saimon & Tada Takashi”

Trailer for movie “Saimon & Tada Takashi” starring Itsuki Sakamoto and Kenta Suga. Movie is written and directed by Manabu Oda. The film follows high school student Takashi (Kenta Suga) as he decides to take a road trip to find a girl, before taking over his family auto repair shop. He takes along his best friend Saimon (Itsuki Sakamoto), but Saimon may hold secret feelings for Takashi.

“Saimon & Tada Takashi” will be released March 24, 2018 in Japan.