Aug 26 2020

Teaser trailer #3 for MBN drama “My Dangerous Wife”

Teaser trailer #3 added for MBN drama series “My Dangerous Wife” (literal title) starring Kim Jung-Eun & Choi Won-Young. The drama series is a remake of 2016 Fuji TV-KTV drama series “My Dangerous Wife” starring Hideaki Ito & Yoshino Kimura. Captions in teaser trailer #3 states (0:06) “Married couple who can only live by killing,” (0:22) “Dead Wife,” (0:24) “Came back again,” (0:31) “Death’s,” (0:45) “Game Starts.”

“My Dangerous Wife” will first air October 5, 2020 in South Korea.

Read more »
Aug 26 2020

Song Kang-Ho, Gang Dong-Won, & Bae Doo-Na are cast in movie “Broker”

Song Kang-HoGang Dong-Won, and Bae Doo-Na are cast in movie “Broker” directed by Hirokazu Koreeda. For award winning Japanese director Hirokazu Koreeda, “Broker” is the first Korean film that he will direct. The film is produced by Zip Cinema and investments & distribution handled by CJ Entertainment. Hirokazu Koreeda has been planning for the film for 5 years and he is currently working on the script. Hirokazu Koreeda and actress Bae Doo-Na previously collaborated in 2009 film “Air Doll.”

Filming for “Broker” will begin sometime next year.

Aug 26 2020

Teaser trailer #3 for JTBC drama “Private Lives”

Teaser trailer #3 added for JTBC drama series “Private Lives” starring Ko Gyung-Pyo & Seohyun. Captions in teaser trailer #3 states in Korean (0:13) “Fraud war that no one can trust” and (0:23) “Real players come.” Below are still images of the four main characters: Ko Gyung-Pyo as Lee Jung-Hwan, Seohyun as Cha Joo-Eun, Kim Hyo-Jin as Jung Bok-Ki, and Kim Young-Min as Kim Jae-Wook.

“Private Lives” first airs September 16, 2020 in South Korea.

Read more »
Aug 26 2020

First teaser trailer for tvN drama “Start-Up”

First teaser trailer added for tvN drama series “Start-Up” starring Bae Suzy & Nam Joo-Hyuk. Narration in the teaser trailer states (0:01) Bae Suzy “Start-U,” (0:03) Nam Joo-Hyuk “Is said company, which starts with innovative technology and ideas,” (0:10) Bae Suzy “Place where out shining story begins… Start-Up.”

“Start-Up” first airs October, 2020 in South Korea (takes over tvN’s Saturday & Sunday 9PM time slot after “Stranger 2“).

Read more »
Aug 25 2020

Anna Yamada cast in movie “End roll of the world Nameless”

Anna Yamada is cast in movie “End roll of the world Nameless” (literal title) co-starring Takanori Iwata & Mackenyu Arata. Anna Yamada will play Yocchi in the film. She has been friends with Kida (Takanori Iwata) and Makoto (Mackenyu Arata) since they were children. She was also bullied in her past and carries psychological wounds from that. The 3 friends promised to stick together, but Yochhi had to leave Kida and Makoto. Movie is based on 2013 novel novel “Na mo Naki Sekai no End Roll” by Kaoru Yukinari.

“End roll of the world Nameless” will be released sometime next year in Japan.

Read more »
Aug 25 2020

Ep.1 highlight trailer for tvN drama “Record of Youth”

Ep.1 highlight trailer & character posters added for tvN drama series “Record of Youth” starring Park Bo-Gum, Park So-Dam, & Byeon Woo-Seok. Captions in the high trailer states (0:08) “In order to have a dream,” (0:14) “Need money,” (01:27) “Anybody,” (01:34) “Has a dream and,” (01:42) “Has youth,” (01:49) “Remember and,” (01:54) “Be with me.”

“Record of Youth” first airs September 7, 2020 in South Korea.

Read more »
Aug 25 2020

Takaya Kamikawa cast in WOWOW drama “No Matter How Dark The Night Is”

Takaya Kamikawa is cast for the lead role in WOWOW drama series “No Matter How Dark The Night Is” (literal title). The drama series is based on 2020 novel “Yoru ga Dorehodo Kurakutemo” by Shichiri Nakayama (“Goodbye Debussy“). For “No Matter How Dark The Night Is,” Takaya Kamikawa will play journalist Michinari Shiga. He becomes the target of journalists after his son kills another person and himself.

“No Matter How Dark The Night Is” will consist of 4 episodes and first air November, 2020 (takes over WOWOW’s Sunday 10PM time slot after “The Confession of the Sirens“).

Read more »
Aug 25 2020

Fumino Kimura cast in TV Asahi drama “Seven Secretaries”

Fumino Kimura is cast for the lead role in TV Asahi drama series “Seven Secretaries” (literal title of “Shichinin no Hisho”). Also cast for supporting roles are Alice HiroseNanaoShim Eun-KyungYuko OshimaShigeru Muroi and Yosuke Eguchi.

For the drama series, Fumino Kimura will play Chiyo Mochizuki. She currently works as a director’s secretary at Toto bank. Chiyo Mochizuki is part of a shadow corps consisting of seven people who works or have worked as secretaries.

“Seven Secretaries” first airs October, 2020 (takes over TV Asahi’s Thursdays 9PM time slot after “Women Document Detectives Season 2“).

Read more »
Aug 25 2020

Trailer & poster for movie “461 Days of Bento”

Trailer and poster added for movie “461 Days of Bento: A Promise Between Father and Son” starring Yoshihiko Inohara & Shunsuke Michieda. Caption on the poster states “Words can not say for 3 years ‘Thank You.'” Theme song for the movie has also been revealed, which is “Lookin’4” by lead actors Yoshihiko Inohara (V6) and Shunsuke Michieda (“Naniwa Danshi” and “Kansai Johnny’s Jr”). The song is written by Toshimi Watanabe, who also wrote the original essay “461 Ko no Bento wa, Oyaji to Musuko no Otoko no Yakusoku” which the movie is based on. Theme song “Lookin’4” appears in the main trailer as well.

“461 Days of Bento: A Promise Between Father and Son” will be released November 6, 2020 in Japan.

Read more »