New episode 1 trailer for upcoming KBS2 drama series “Descendants of the Sun” starring Song Joong-Ki & Song Hye-Kyo. The new episode 1 trailer is titled “The Man’s Story” and follows the first episode 1 trailer “The Woman’s Story” featuring Song Hye-Ko.
“Descendants of the Sun” first airs February 24, 2016 in South Korea.
Jung Il-Woo, Park So-Dam, Ahn Jae-Hyeon and Lee Jung-Shin (CNBLUE) are now all cast in upcoming drama series “Cinderella and Four Knights” (working/literal title). The drama series went under the early working title “Niga Cheoeumiya” (“You’re The First”), prior to picking up its new working title. In addition to the four main castings, Choi Min and Son Na-Eun from K-pop group ‘A Pink’ are cast as well.
Jung Il-Woo will play male lead character Kang Ji-Woon. His character is wild, but he is lonely inside. He became a member of a wealthy family overnight. His character will have a confrontation with Kang Hyun-Min (Ahn Jae-Hyeon) over Ha-Won (Park So-Dam).
Park So-Dam will play lead female character Eun Ha-Won. Her character is a high school student who begins to live in a mansion with three men and a bodyguard.
Ahn Jae-Hyeon will play Kang Hyun-Min. His character is a womanizer.
Lee Jung-Shin from CNBLUE will play Kang Seo-Woo. His character is a singer.
Choi Min will play Lee Yoon-Sung. His character is the bodyguard.
Son Na-Eun will play Park Hye-Ji. Her character is a childhood friend of Kang Hyun-Min. She falls into a love triangle with Kang Hyun-Min and Kang Ji-Woon.
“Cinderella and Four Knights” will air sometime during the first half of this year in South Korea (network is still undetermined).
Kang Ji-Hwan is now cast for lead male role in upcoming MBC drama series “Monster” (working title). Lee Gi-Kwang from idol group “Beast” and Lee Yeol-Eum will play the younger versions of the two main characters in the drama series for 4 episodes. Seo Kang-Joon and Hwang Jung-Eum were first offered the lead roles, but they both declined the offers.
“Monster” will first air sometime this April in South Korea.
Actor Lee Sang-Woo is cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Happy Home” which has also cast Kim So-Yeon, Lee Pil-Mo, Yoon Jin-Yi and Park Min-Woo.
In drama series “Happy Home,” Lee Sang-Woo will play Seo Ji-Gun. His character is an excellent doctor, but also eccentric (wearing different color socks, constantly eating instant food due to inability to cook, bedhead, etc). He falls into a love triangle with characters played by Kim So-Yeon and Lee Pil-Mo.
This will be the second time Lee Sang-Woo will work with director Lee Dong-Yoon and screenwriter Jo Eun-Jung. The trio previously worked together in 2012 MBC drama series “Feast of the Gods.”
“Happy Home” first airs February 27, 2016.
First teaser trailer for upcoming SBS drama series “Come Back Mister” starring Rain, Lee Min-Jung and Oh Yeon-Seo. The first teaser trailer features mostly supporting cast members with Lee Min-Jung briefly shown. Drama series “Come Back Mister” is based on Japanese novel “Tsubakiyama Kacho no Nanokakan” by Jiro Asada which was previously adapted into the 2006 film “Tsubakiyama kacho no nanoka-kan” and 2009 TV Asahi drama special “Tsubakiyama Kacho no Nanokakan.”
“Come Back Mister” first airs February 24, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s 6 character stills for upcoming MBC drama series “One More Happy Ending.” The character stills are of Jang Na-Ra, Jung Kyoung-Ho, Kwon Yool, Yoo In-Na, You Da-In and Seo In-Young. Ep.1 trailer for “One More Happy Ending” can be viewed at AsianWiki. The drama series premieres later tonight in South Korea.
Lee Gi-Kwang from boy band “Beast” and actress Lee Yeol-Eum are cast in supporting roles for upcoming MBC drama series “Monster.” Actor Seo Kang-Joon and actress Hwang Jung-Eum are currently weighting offers to play lead roles in the drama series.
In drama series “Monster.” Lee Gi-Kwang and Lee Yeol-Eum will play Kang Ki-Tan and Cha Soo-Yeon respectively. They will play 20-year-old somethings of their characters. They will appear in 4 episodes of the drama series. The drama series will follow a man in during the 1997 financial crisis up to the present days.
“Monster” first airs sometime this April in South Korea.
First script reading for upcoming tvN drama series “Pied Piper” starring Shin Ha-Kyun, Jo Yoon-Hee and Yu Jun-Sang took place January 1, 2016 at CJ E&M Center in Sangam-dong, Seoul, South Korea. Drama series revolves around a police crisis negotiation team as they try to solve cases peacefully. “Pied Piper” first airs sometime March, 2016 in South Korea.
Here’s two posters from upcoming KBS2 drama series “The Promise” (English title) starring Lee Yu-Ri, Song Jong-Ho, Park Ha-Na and Seo Jun-Young. The two posters feature actress Lee Yu-Ri in the roles of her two characters Lee Na-Yeon and Baek Do-Hee. Shooting for the posters took place January 6, 206 at a studio in Deogyang, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
The poster on the left has Lee Yu-Ri in the role of Lee Na-Yeon. Her character has a bright personality. She delivers lunch boxes for work. She does anything for her family and boyfriend. The second poster is of Lee Yu-Ri in the role of Baek Do-Hee. She is the only daughter from a wealth family. Her character is arrogant and tough. She works as a reporter at a weekly magazine.
“The Promise” first airs February 1, 2016 in South Korea.
Seo In-Guk, Sooyoung (Girls’ Generation) & Ma Dong-Seok have been offered lead roles in upcoming OCN drama series “38 Task Force.” All three are currently “positively considering” their offers. The drama series follows the task force chief of Seoul City Hall and a con man working together to collect large amounts of unpaid taxes.
“38 Task Force” will first air sometime June, 2016 in South Korea.