Main trailer for movie “Golden Slumber” starring Gang Dong-Won and Han Hyo-Joo. Movie is based on 2007 novel “Golden Slumber” by Kotaro Isaka which was previously adapted into 2010 film “Golden Slumber” starring Masato Sakai and Yuko Takeuchi. For those curious, the teaser trailer and main trailer features a cover of The Beatles “Golden Slumber” performed by Kang Seung-Yoon from boy band Winner.
“Golden Slumber” will be released February 14, 2018 in South Korea.
Supporting cast has been revealed for upcoming movie “Neko wa Daku Mono” starring Erika Sawajiri. Now cast in supporting roles are Ryo Yoshizawa, Kom I (‘Wednesday Campanella’), Kazunobu Mineta (‘GING NANG BOYZ’) and Ryo Iwamatsu. The film is directed by Isshin Inudo and based on 2015 novel “Neko wa Daku Mono” by Junko Oyama.
For the film, Ryo Yoshizawa will play Russian Blue male cat Yoshio. He believes he is Saori Oishi’s (Erika Sawajiri) boyfriend.
“Neko wa Daku Mono” will be released June 23, 2018 in Japan.
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Han Hye-Jin is cast for the lead female role in MBC drama series “Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset.” Han Hye-Jin will play the character of Nam Hyun-Joo. She married a university senior, Kim Do-Young, and liked him since her first year at the university. She has a happy life, but, she suddenly seeks a divorce. She hopes to find a new love to make her last moment of life shine.
Yu In-Young has already been cast for a major supporting role. She will play Shin Da-Hye and she is Kim Do-Young’s first love. Yoon Sang-Hyun has also received an offer to play the lead role of her husband and he is still considering.
“Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset” will first air March 14, 2018 in South Korea.
Here’s the first still image from upcoming movie “Drug King” starring Song Kang-Ho, Cho Jung-Seok and Bae Doo-Na. The still image is of Song Kang-Ho as drug king Lee Doo-Sam (Song Kang-Ho). He has money and power, but he is also targeted by others.
“Drug King” will open summer, 2018 in South Korea.
Song Jae-Rim is now cast in upcoming JTBC drama series “Clean With Passion For Now” starring Kim You-Jung and Ahn Hyo-Seop. For the drama series, Song Jae-Rim will play major supporting character Choi-gun. The drama series is based on webcomic “Ildan Ddeugeobge Chungsohara” by Aaengo, but Song Jae-Rim’s character of Choi-gun is original to the drama series. He lives in the rooftop apartment in the same building where Gil O-Sol (Kim You-Jung) lives. He is a mysterious guy. Nobody knows his full name and nobody knows what he does do for a living. A love triangle comes about with Gil O-Sol and Jang Sun-Gyeol.
“Clean With Passion For Now” airs April, 2018 in South Korea.
Teaser poster and trailer added for movie “Nomitori Samurai” starring Hiroshi Abe. The samurai comedy film is based on short story collection “Nomi Tori Samurai” by Shigeo Komatsu and directed by Yasuo Tsuruhashi. In the film, Hirooshi Abe plays Hironoshin Kobayashi. After angering the daimyo in his domain, he is ordered to catch fleas from cats to make money. He ends up providing sexual service to women.
“Nomitori Samurai” opens May 18, 2018 in Japan.
Here’s two main posters for OCN drama series “Children of A Lesser God” starring Kang Ji-Hwan and Kim Ok-Vin. The drama series follows two detectives working together to uncover a conspiracy involving a shadow organization. Detective Cheon Jae-In (Kang Ji-Hwan) is guided by scientific principles while Detective Kim Dan (Kim Ok-Vin) has a supernatural power to see moments when victims die.
“Children of A Lesser God” first airs February 24, 2018 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer for live-action film “Koi wa Ameagari no You ni” starring Nana Komatsu and Yo Oizumi. Movie is based on manga “Koi wa Ameagari no You ni” by Jun Mayuzuki and directed by Akira Nagai. In addition, supporting cast for the film has been announced today. Cast in supporting roles are Nana Seino, Hayato Isomura, Shono Hayama, Honoka Matsumoto, Maika Yamamoto, Mari Hamada, Shigeyuki Totsugi and Yo Yoshida.
“Koi wa Ameagari no You ni” will be released May 25, 2018 in Japan.
Jang Keun-Suk and Han Ye-Ri are cast for lead roles in SBS drama series “Switch: Change the World” (literal title). The drama series previously had the early working title of “Gongjakwang” (“King Peacock”). In the drama series, Jang Keun-Suk will play a swindler who was unable to become a prosecutor. Han Ye-Ri will play a prosecutor.
“Switch: Change the World” first airs March, 2018 in South Korea (airs Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10PM following “Return“).
Tina Tamashiro & Yuta Koseki are cast in live-action drama series “Missions of Love” and live-action movie “Missions of Love.” The drama series version will air sometime this spring on as of yet unspecified network and the live-action film version will be released sometime this summer via distributor T-Joy. Both titles are based on manga “Watashi ni xx Shinasai!” by Ema Toyama and will be directed by Toru Yamamoto. Story for “Missions of Love” will follow Yukino Himuro (Tina Tamashiro) who secretly writes cell phone novels under a pen name. She doesn’t have any experience in love and her novels lack in that aspect. She then discovers a secret of popular male student Shigure Kitami (Yuta Koseki). She decides to blackmail and assigns him “missions of love” to gather experience for her novel.