May 16 2016

Kim A-Joong, Uhm Tae-Woong & Ji Hyun-Woo cast in SBS drama series “Wanted”

Actress Kim A-Joong and actors Uhm Tae-Woong & Ji Hyun-Woo are cast in upcoming SBS drama series “Wanted.” The drama series is a suspense-thriller.

For the upcoming drama series, Kim A-Joong will play Jung Hye-In. Her character is a top actress. Jung Hye-In’s son is kidnapped and to get her son back she carries out a mission given to her by the kidnapper.

Uhm Tae-Woong will play PD Shin Dong-Wook. He works at cable TV channel UCN.

Ji Hyun-Woo will play Cha Seung-In. His character is a police lieutenant at the Gangnam Police Station. Cha Seung-In is a hot-tempered detective who does his best to solve cases.

“Wanted” first airs June 22, 2016 in South Korea (takes over SBS’ Wed. & Thu. 10PM time slot currently held by “Entertainer“).

May 12 2016

SBS drama series “Entertainer” extended to 18 episodes

Currently airing SBS drama series “Entertainer,” starring Ji Sung & Hyeri, has been extended to 18 episodes from its originally scheduled 16 episodes. Ratings for the drama series has steadily increased, while the following drama series in its time slot (“Wanted“) has yet to finalize its casting. “Entertainer” will now conclude on June 16, 2016 with episode 18 and “Wanted” will now premiere on June 22, 2016.

May 12 2016

First script reading for SBS drama series “Doctors”

First script reading for SBS drama series “Doctors” took place April 28, 2016 at at SBS Ilsan Production Studios in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. At the first script reading, main cast members Kim Rae-Won, Park Shin-Hye, Yoon Gyun-Sang, Lee Sung-Kyung, Kim Young-Ae & Ji Soo all attended.

“Doctors” first airs June 20, 2016 in South Korea (takes over SBS Monday & Tuesday 10PM time slot after the conclusion of “The Royal Gambler“).

May 10 2016

First still images of Hwang Jung-Eum and Ryoo Joon-Yeol from MBC drama series “Lucky Romance”

Here’s the first still images of Hwang Jung-Eum and Ryoo Joon-Yeol in upcoming MBC drama series “Lucky Romance.” The still images are from a scene filmed in mid-April, 2016. Setup for the scene has Sim Bo-Nui (Hwang Jung-Eum), who works part-time jobs, and CEO of a game company Je Soo-Ho (Ryoo Joon-Yeol) meeting for the first time at a casino. This scene will appear in ep.1 of “Lucky Romance” which is scheduled to air May 25, 2016 in South Korea


May 9 2016

Kim Sung-Oh cast in KBS2 drama series “Baek-Hee Has Returned”

Actor Kim Sung-Oh is cast in upcoming KBS2 drama series “Baek-Hee Has Returned” starring Gang Ye-Won. The drama series consists of 4 episodes and will air after the conclusion of “My Lawyer, Mr. Jo.”

In the drama series, Kim Sung-Oh will play lead male character Woo Bum-Ryong. He used to be a gang member, but now lives quietly with his mother. He is also lonely. Meanwhile, Gang Ye-Won plays a woman who returns to an island for the first time in 18 years, but under a different identity.

“Baek-Hee Has Returned” first airs June 6, 2016 in South Korea.

May 5 2016

Ep.1 air date set for SBS drama series “Scarlet Heart: Ryeo”

Ep.1 air date for upcoming SBS drama series “Scarlet Heart: Ryeo,” starring Lee Joon-Gi, IU & Kang Ha-Neul, has now been set for August 29, 2016 in South Korea. The drama series will air Mondays & Tuesdays at 10PM following the conclusion of drama series “Doctors.” Drama series “Scarlet Heart: Ryeo” is a remake of 2011 Chinese drama series “Scarlet Heart” (“Bu Bu Jing Xin”). The “Ryeo” in the SBS drama series title is a shortened form of Goryeo kingdom which existed from 918-1392 AD (predecessor of South Korea).

May 4 2016

TaecYeon & Kwon Yool cast in tvN drama series “Let’s Fight Ghost”

TaecYeon (‘2PM’) and Kwon Yool are now cast in upcoming tvN drama series “Let’s Fight Ghost” also starring Kim So-Hyun. TaecYeon and Kwon Yool were previously offered starring roles and they have now accepted.

In “Let’s Fight Ghost,” TaecYeon will play Park Bong-Pal. He has the special ability to see and touch ghosts. He doesn’t like ghosts, but makes money as an exorcist – capitalizing on his special abilities. Park Bong-Pal is cynical, but also cute. He happens to meet high school student ghost Hyun-Ji (Kim So-Hyun). The two then perform exorcisms together. At first they bicker all the time, but later develop feelings for each other.
Kwon Yool will play Joo Hye-Sung. His character is a veterinarian and also a professor in veterinary medicine. He has a gentle and warm heart, but he also has a secret.

“Let’s Fight Ghost” first airs this July in South Korea.

May 3 2016

Yoon Si-Yoon to make cameo appearance in tvN drama “Ms. Temper & Nam Jung-Gi”

Yoon Si-Yoon is set to make a cameo appearance in currently airing tvN drama series “Ms. Temper & Nam Jung-Gi” starring Lee Yo-Won and Yoon Sang-Hyun.

The production team from “Ms. Temper & Nam Jung-Gi” asked Yoon Si-Yoon to make a guest appearance which he accepted. Yoon Si-Yoon is starring in tvN’s followup drama series “Mirror of the Witch” which will premiere a week after the conclusion of “Ms. Temper & Nam Jung-Gi.” His cameo appearance will air in “Ms. Temper & Nam Jung-Gi”‘s final episode airing on May 7, 2016. Yoon Si-Yoon will film his cameo appearance today, May 3, 2016.



May 2 2016

Kim Hyun-Joo offered lead female role in SBS drama Wanted

Actress Kim Hyun-Joo has been offered the lead female role in SBS drama series “Wanted.” Currently, Kim Hyun-Joo is “positively considering” the offer. If she accepts the offer, she will play a woman who is one of the top actresses in South Korea. Her son gets kidnapped and she takes on a mission in a reality TV show following the orders of her son’s kidnapper.

Drama series “Wanted” will air from June 15, 2016 in South Korea (takes over the SBS Wed. & Thurs. 10PM time slot from “Entertainer“).



Apr 29 2016

Gang Ye-Won cast in KBS2 drama series “Baek-Hee Has Returned”

Gang Ye-Won is cast in new 4 episode KBS2 drama series “Baek-Hee Has Returned” (literal title). In addition, teen actress Jin Ji-Hee is currently considering an offer to play a major supporting character in the drama series. For the upcoming drama series, Gang Ye-Won will play a woman who returns to a quiet island after 18 years. She appears there under a new identity.

“Baek-Hee Has Returned” will first air June 6, 2016 (takes over the KBS2 Monday and Tuesday 10PM time slot from “My Lawyer, Mr. Jo“).