Jan 14 2016

Byun Yo-Han cast in movie “Will You Be There?”

Actor Byun Yo-Han is cast in upcoming movie “Will You Be There?” starring Kim Yun-Seok. Movie “Will You Be There?” is based on French novel “Seras-tu là ?” by Guillaume Musso and directed by Hong Ji-Young (“The Naked Kitchen“).

Setup for movie “Will You Be There” has Kim Yun-Seok playing a surgeon, Soo-Hyun. Soo-Hyun is terminally ill. He deeply wishes to see his girlfriend who died in an accident 30 years earlier. Soo-Hyun then gets 10 pills which allows him to travel back in time. He goes back in time to save his girlfriend. There, in his past, he meets his younger self played by Byun Yo-Han.

Filming for “Will You Be There?” begins sometime in the first half of this year in South Korea.

Jan 14 2016

Yoon Jin-Yi and Park Min-Woo cast in MBC drama series “Happy Home”

Yoon Jin-Yi and Park Min-Woo are cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Happy Home” starring Kim So-Yeon & Lee Pil-Mo.

In drama series “Happy Home,” Yoon Jin-Yi  will play Joo Se-Ri. She works at the Chinese restaurant Gahwamansasung. Her character possesses a free spirit. Meanwhile, Park Min-Woo will play Lee Kang-Min. His character hails from a wealth family and he is a young chief editor.

“Happy Home” first airs February 27, 2016 in South Korea.

Jan 14 2016

teaser poster and still images for movie “The Sun”

First teaser poster and still images added for upcoming movie “The Sun” starring Ryunosuke Kamiki & Mugi Kadowaki. Movie is based on the theatrical play “Taiyo” by Tomohiro Maekawa and movie is directed by Yu Irie (“8000 Miles“). Premise for “The Sun” is set after a virus ravages the Earth, leaving behind two kinds of humans. The first group were infected with the virus, but naturally developed an immunity to the disease, while the second group were never infected.

Release date for “The Sun” is now set for April 23, 2016 in Japan.

 

Jan 14 2016

Teaser poster of Song Seung-Heon for MBC drama series “Saimdang, the Herstory”

Here’s a teaser poster of actor Song Seung-Heon in upcoming MBC drama series “Saimdang, the Herstory” also starring Lee Young-Ae. Meanwhile, the first teaser trailer for “Saimdang, the Herstory” has also been added on AsianWiki. For actress Lee Young-Ae, “Saimdang, the Herstory” marks her first drama series appearance since 2003 MBC mega-hit drama series “A Jewel in the Palace.”

“Saimdang, the Herstory” airs sometime in the second half of this year in South Korea.

Jan 13 2016

Teaser poster for movie “The Worst Bad Guys in Japan”

Here’s the first teaser poster for upcoming movie “The Worst Bad Guys in Japan” starring Gou Ayano. Movie is based autobiographical novel “Hajisarashi Hotsukaidoukei Akutoku Keiji no Kokuhaku” by Yoshiaki Inaba and directed by Kazuya Shiraishi (“The Devil’s Path“). In movie “The Worst Bad Guys in Japan,” Gou Ayano plays Police Inspector Morohoshi. The film follows 26 years in the life of Police Inspector Morohoshi, up to his arrest for drug and gun possession. Gou Ayano gained 10 kg (22 lbs) for his role in the film.

“The Worst Bad Guys in Japan” will be released June 25, 2016 in Japan.

Jan 13 2016

Lee Pil-Mo cast in MBC drama series “Happy Home”

Actor Lee Pil-Mo is cast in upcoming MBC drama series “Happy Home” (literal title).

In drama series “Happy Home,” Lee Pil-Mo will play Yoo Hyun-Ki. His character is the husband of Bong Hae-Ryung (Kim So-Yeon). He became the director at a large company at a young age and he is a workaholic. His character is cold to to his wife Bong Hae-Ryung. The couple appears perfect to the outside world, but their marriage life is not nearly as joyful as it appears.

“Happy Home” first airs February 27, 2016 in South Korea.

 

Jan 13 2016

Kanta Sato & Reina Visa cast in live-action sequel film “Mischievous Kiss The Movie: Campus”

Kanta Sato & Reina Visa are cast in upcoming live-action sequel film “Mischievous Kiss The Movie: Campus.” The live-action sequel film follows “Mischievous Kiss The Movie: High School” which is set to be released August, 2016 in Japan.

Story for “Mischievous Kiss The Movie: Campus” has main characters Naoki Irie (Kanta Sato) & Kotoko Aihara (Reina Visa) now attending college. A new girl appears in front Naoki, Yuko Matsumoto (casting not yet finalized), which causes friction between Naoki and Kotoko.

Filming for “Mischievous Kiss The Movie: Campus” begins April, 2016.

Jan 13 2016

Sota Fukushi & Nana Komatsu cast in movie “Boku wa Ashita, Kinou no Kimi to Date Suru”

Sota Fukushi & Nana Komatsu are cast in movie “Boku wa Ashita, Kinou no Kimi to Date Suru.” The film is based on 2014 novel “Boku wa Ashita, Kinou no Kimi to Date Suru” by Takafumi Nanatsuki and directed by Takahiro Miki (“We Were There“/”Hot Road“).

In movie “Boku wa Ashita, Kinou no Kimi to Date Suru,” university student Takatoshi Minamiyama (Sota Fukushi) sees Emi Fukuju (Nana Komatsu) and falls in love. The two begin to date and enjoy their time together, but Emi Fukuju reveals her secret to Takatoshi Minamiyama.

“Boku wa Ashita, Kinou no Kimi to Date Suru” will be released December, 2016 in Japan.