Teaser trailer and poster added for upcoming period film “Man of Will” starring Cho Jin-Woong and Song Seung-Heon. Movie is based on the true story of Korean independence activist Kim Koo. Story also features actor Song Seung-Heon playing a villain for the first time in his career.
“Man of Will” is now set for release October 19, 2017 in South Korea.
Fuma Kikuchi (‘Sexy Zone’) is cast in NTV live-action drama series “Wagahai no Heya de Aru.” The drama series is based on manga series “Wagahai no Heya de Aru” by Riki Taoka. The drama series will follow graduate student Tetsuro Kagiyama (Fuma Kikuchi) and his life while living in an efficiency apartment. Some props in his apartment including a hippo doll, rice cooker, lights and bottles will be voiced by actors.
“Wagahai no Heya de Aru” first airs September 18, 2017 in Japan.
Here’s the first 3 still images from upcoming SBS drama series “While You Were Sleeping” starring Lee Jong-Suk and Bae Suzy. The still images are from their first day of filming for the drama series, which took place March 2, 2017 in Seoul, South Korea. Story for the drama series follows Nam Hong-Joo (Bae Suzy) who sees accidents taking place in the future in her dreams and a prosecutor, Jung Jae-Chan (Lee Jong-Suk), who struggles to stop her dreams from becoming real. Ironically, the scene actually has Jung Jae-Chan falling asleep on the shoulder of Nam Hong-Joo.
“While You Were Sleeping” first airs September 27, 2017 in South Korea.
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Teaser trailer 2 for KBS2 drama series “Girls’ Generation 1979” starring Bona, Chae Seo-Jin and Min Do-Hee.
Meanwhile, still images below is the first of Chae Seo-Jin. The still images are from her first day of filming for the drama series. In the drama series, Chae Seo-Jin plays Jung Hye-Joo. She is attractive and studies well. The other girls at her school are often jealous of her. She seems shy, but she is brave when necessary. Most likely, a lot of people will notice the similarity of Chae Seo-Jin to actress Kim Ok-Vin, who is her older sister in real life.
“Girls’ Generation 1979” first airs September 11, 2017 in South Korea.
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First two teaser trailers added for upcoming tvN drama series “Because This Is My First Life” starring Jung So-Min and Lee Min-Ki. The drama series will follow a man played by Lee Min-Ki who owns his own home, but owes a lot on his house and a woman played by Jung So-Min who does not own a home, but wishes she does. They begin living together as housemates.
“Because This Is My First Life” first airs October, 2017 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer and poster for movie “When The Curtain of Prayer Descend” (literal title) starring Hiroshi Abe, Nanako Matsushima and Junpei Mizobata. Movie is based on 2013 novel “Inori no Maku ga Oriru Toki” by Keigo Higashino and directed by Katsuo Fukuzawa. Several other novels by Keigo Higashino in the “Kyoichiro Kaga” mystery series has been adapted into films and drama series. Hiroshi Abe plays Detective Kyoichiro Kaga.
“When The Curtain of Prayer Descend” will be released January 27, 2018 in Japan.
Jung Ryeo-Won and Yoon Hyun-Min are cast for lead roles in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Don’t Believe Her” (literal title). In the drama series Jung Ryeo-Won will play Ma Yi-Deum. She works as a prosecutor and uses drastic methods to win cases. Yoon Hyun-Min will play a rookie prosecutor who is full of justice.
The first script reading will take place sometime next week and the drama series will first air October, 2017 in South Korea.
Gong Myung is cast for the second lead male role in upcoming tvN drama series “Byun Hyuk’s Love” starring Choi Si-Won (‘Super Junior’) and Kang So-Ra. For the drama series, Gong Myung will play Kwon Je-Hoon. He attended the same elementary and middle school with Byun-Hyuk (Choi Si-Won). Now, he works as manager of a secretarial team at a large company. He comes from a poor family background, but he is smart and works very hard. He gets involved in a love triangle with Byun-Hyuk and Baek-Joon (Kang So-Ra).
Trailer and poster added for live-action film “Pumpkin and Mayonnaise” starring Asami Usuda, Taiga and Joe Odagiri. Movie is based on manga “Kabocha to Mayonezu” by Kiriko Nananan and directed by Masanori Tominaga. Joe Odagiri and director Masanori Tominaga previously worked together in 2006 film “The Pavillion Salamandre.”
“Pumpkin and Mayonnaise” will be released November 11, 2017 in Japan.
Here’s photos from the first script reading for upcoming SBS drama series “While You Were Sleeping,” which took place back on January 20, 2017 in Mokdong, Seoul, South Korea. The drama series will air as a pre-produced series with filming having taken place from February through July, 2017. In the drama series, Lee Jong-Suk plays Prosecutor Jung Jae-Chan and Bae Suzy plays Nam Hong-Joo. She can see the future in her dreams.
“While You Were Sleeping” will first air September 27, 2017 in South Korea.
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