Sep 30 2022

Haruka Shimazaki & Keisuke Watanabe cast in TBS drama “Watashi no Shitekurenai Pheromone Kareshi”

Haruka Shimazaki & Keisuke Watanabe are cast in TBS drama “Watashi no Shitekurenai Pheromone Kareshi.” The drama series features an original screenplay by Sorami Date (“Coffee & Vanilla“). Haruka Shimazaki will play Rei Mizukawa and Keisuke Watanabe will play Shuto Arima. They meet at a shared workspace office and begin to date. Their relationship goes great, except Shuto Arima does not try to kiss or become intimate with Rei Mizukawa.

“Watashi no Shitekurenai Pheromone Kareshi” first airs November 15, 2022 in Japan.

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Sep 30 2022

Ryoo Seung-Ryong, Ahn Jae-Hong, and Kim You-Jung cast in Netflix drama “Sweet and Spicy Chicken”

Ryoo Seung-Ryong, Ahn Jae-Hong, and Kim You-Jung are cast in Netflix drama series “Sweet and Spicy Chicken” (literal title). Kim You-Jung will make a special appearance in the drama series, while Ryoo Seung-Ryong and Ahn Jae-Hong will play lead characters. The story has Kim You-Jung playing the daughter of Ryoo Seung-Ryong. The father runs a machine company. The daughter gets into a machine at his work place, that was just delivered, but the machine turns her into a piece of sweet and spicy fried chicken.. The drama series is based on webcomic “Dakgangjeong” by Park Ji-Dok and directed by Lee Byeong-Hun. Director Lee Byeong-Hun and actor Ryoo Seung-Ryong previously worked together in 2019 movie “Extreme Job.” Director Lee Byeong-Hun and actor Ahn Jae-Hong previously worked together in 2019 JTBC drama series “Be Melodramatic.”

“Sweet and Spicy Chicken” will stream on Netflix sometime next year.

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Sep 29 2022

Teaser trailer 3 for ENA drama “Love is for Suckers”

Teaser trailer #3 for ENA drama series “Love is for Suckers” starring Lee Da-Hee & Choi Si-Won. The trailer begins with Lee Da-Hee stating “Let’s go out together for a day.” The drama series follows a variety show producer and a plastic surgeon who are good friends. The plastic surgeon decides to take part in a reality TV show produced by his good friend. Below are still images of Lee Da-Hee, Choi Si-Won, and Song Jong-Ho in the drama series.

“Love is for Suckers” will first air October 5, 2022 in South Korea (takes over ENA’s Wed. & Thu. 9PM time slot recently held by “Good Job“).

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Sep 29 2022

Character posters & release date set for TVING drama “Bargain”

3 character posters and release date set for TVING drama series “Bargain” starring Jin Sun-Kyu, Jun Jong-Seo, and Chang Ryul. Captions on the character posters states (Jin Sun-Kyu) “If I can’t go out here, there is no chance I give it to you. Let’s get out of here first,” (Jun Jong-Seo) “I will make you rich,” and (Chang Ryul) “I bought it. It’s mine.”

“Bargain” is now set to premiere October 28, 2022 in South Korea.

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Sep 28 2022

Main trailer for tvN drama “The Queen’s Umbrella”

Main trailer added for tvN drama series “The Queen’s Umbrella” starring Kim Hye-Soo, Kim Hae-Sook, & Choi Won-Young. The main trailer has narration that starts with Kim Hae-Sook stating “There are no such persons worthy of being the King among the Queen’s sons?,” then Kim Hye-Soo states (0:04) “If I can’t get over this crisis,” and then Kim Hye-Soo states (0:22) “Nobody would protect my babies except me.” Above and below are two posters for the drama series.

“The Queen’s Umbrella” first airs October 15, 2022 in South Korea.

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Sep 27 2022

Main cast announced for drama “Boss Dol Mart”

Choi Jung-Woon, Xiumin (EXO), Hyungwon (Monsta X), Choi Won-Myeong, Lee Sae-On, Choi Jung-Woon, & Kim Sha-Na are cast in drama series “Boss Dol Mart” (literal title). The drama series has the unique premise of 5 members of a boy band who get disbanded and then over a grocery store named Boram Mart. Choi Jung-Woon, Xiumin, Hyungwon, Choi Won-Myeong, & Lee Sae-On will play the former boy band members who run Boram Mart. Choi Jung-Woon will play a part-time worker there. Kim Sha-Na will a member of the most popular girl group.

“Boss Dol Mart” will air sometime next year in South Korea.

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Sep 27 2022

Kim So-Hyun cast in drama “Is It a Coincidence?”

Kim So-Hyun is cast in drama series “Is It a Coincidence?” (literal title). The drama series is based on webcomic “Wooyeonilgga?” written by Nam Ji-Eun & illustrated by Kim In-Ho. The drama series will be directed Song Hyun-Wook (recent credits include “The Golden Spoon” and “The King’s Affection“). In “Is It a Coincidence?,” Kim So-Hyun will play Lee Hong-Ju. She works as a PD for animation productions. She also has trauma from a past love experience. She then meets her first love.

“Is It a Coincidence?” will consist of 8 episodes, but air dates or broadcast networks has not yet been announced.

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Sep 26 2022

Teaser trailer for tvN drama “Call My Agent!”

First teaser trailer added for tvN drama series “Call My Agent!” starring Lee Seo-Jin, Kwak Sun-Young, Seo Hyun-Woo, & Joo Hyun-Young. The drama series is a remake of French TV series “Dix pour cent” that first aired in 2015. In the first teaser trailer, Lee Seo-Jin as Ma Tae-O states around the 7 second mark “I will do anything for my actor.” He works as an agent at Method Entertainment. Meanwhile, below is the first teaser poster for the drama series.

“Call My Agent!” first airs November, 2022 in South Korea.

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Sep 26 2022

Teaser trailer & poster for Netflix drama “20th Century Girl”

English subtitled teaser trailer and teaser poster added for Netflix drama series “20th Century Girl” starring Kim You-Jung, Byeon Woo-Seok, Park Jung-Woo, and Roh Yoon-Seo. The drama series takes place in the year 1999 with Kim You-Jung playing high school student Na Bo-Ra. Caption on the teaser poster states “everything about our first love that we wanted to know.”

Release date for “20th Century Girl” is now set for October 21, 2022 in Japan.

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