TEASER: “My Little Monster”

Watch the trailer of the upcoming film, “My Little Monster” here! 

“My Little Monster” is based on manga series “Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun” by Robico.

The film is about Haru Yoshida (Masaki Suda), a high school student who is viewed as a introverted child with an unpredictable behavior. Shizuku Mizutani (Tao Tsuchiya) is a high school studious student. Haru Yoshida and Shizuku Mizutani sit next to each other in a classroom. A small thing causes Haru Yoshida to have feelings for Shizuku and then confesses his feelings towards her.

The film is directed by Sho Tsukikawa.

Mackenyu Arata joined Kento Yamazaki in NTV drama series “Kiss that Kills”

Who would have thought that this bromance is extending from one casting/project to another? Mackenyu Arata has joined Kento Yamazaki yet again in the NTV drama series “Kiss that Kills” with Mugi Kadowaki.

Mackenyu will play the major supporting character, Takauji Namiki, the son of a CEO and he is a figure who holds a key to the story.

Mackenyu’s character is in conflict with Otaro Dojima (Kento Yamazaki) in the story. 

See “Kiss that Kills” in January 2018 in Japan.

 

TRAILER: “See You Again”

Actress Tiffany Tang Yan (Princess Weiyoung) stars the upcoming drama “See You Again” with  Shawn Dou (Tribes and Empires) and Yang Shuo (Ode to Joy).

“See You Again” is adapted from a novel by Sui Hou Zhu 随侯珠, a story about a 31-year-old woman who travels back in time to fall in love with her future husband all over again.

See You Again 时间都知道 is a 50-episode Chinese romance and is slated to air in 2018 on Beijing TV.

Genre film “Train To Busan’ director back with new movie “Psychokinesis”

The hit genre film “Train To Busan’ director Yeon Sang-Ho is back with an upcoming film “Psychokinesis” starring Ryoo Seung-Ryong and Shim Eun-Kyung.

The film follows a father named Suk-Hun, played by Ryoo Seung-Ryong, who happens to gain a supernatural power. He tries to save his daughter Roo-Mi played by Shim Eun-Kyung after she gets involved in an unexpected accident.

Movie is the second live-action film by Yeon Sang-Ho and will be released February, 2018 in South Korea.

 

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TRAILER: “Tonight, At Romance Theater”

See the trailer of the upcoming fantasy-romance film “Tonight, At Romance Theater” here!
The film, starring Haruka Ayase and Kentaro Sakaguchi, is also featuring “Kiseki” (‘Miracle’) by Che’Nelle as its theme song.
“Tonight, At Romance Theater” will be released on February 10, 2018 in Japan.

 

Haru Kuroki, Shuhei Nomura as leads in new film “Biburia Koshodo no Jiken Techo”

Actors Haru Kuroki and Shuhei Nomura starred in the upcoming film “Biburia Koshodo no Jiken Techo.”

Haru Kuroki plays Shioriko Shinokawa, an introvert, but her knowledge is expansive and she can’t stop talking about her interests. Shuhei Nomura will play Daisuke Goura, a clerk at the bookstore owned by Shioriko Shinokawa.

The movie is based on the novel series “Biblia Koshodo no Jiken Techou” novels written by En Mikami. Similarly, the 2013 Fuji TV drama series “Antiquarian Bookshop Biblia’s Case Files,” starring Ayame Gouriki and Akira, is also based on the same novel series.

Movie is directed by Yukiko Mishima and will be released in 2018 in Japan.

Takayuki Yamada and Masami Nagasawa as leads in remake film “50th First Kiss”

Actors Takayuki Yamada and Masami Nagasawa are cast in the remake film “50th First Kiss” (literal title).

The film is a remake of 2004 U.S. film “50 First Dates” starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore.  The filming for “50th First Kiss” took place in Hawaii and finished in about a month.

“50th First Kiss” is about Takayuki Yamada, a tour guide named Daisuke Yuge. He falls in love with Rui Fujishima (Masami Nagasawa) on fist sight, but Rui Fujishima though suffers from memory loss due to a past accident.

Movie will be directed by Yuichi Fukuda and will be shown in theaters on June 1, 2018 in Japan.

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OCN will air drama series “Voice 2” in 2018

OCN recently announced that the network will air sequel drama series “Voice 2” sometime next year in South Korea.  Cast or staff members for the sequel drama series has not yet been decided.

The original “Voice” drama series aired during the winter, 2017 time frame with Jang Hyuk andLee Ha-Na playing the lead characters.

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TRAILER: “Revenge Girl”

Teaser for upcoming movie “Revenge Girl” starring Mirei Kiritani and Nobuyuki Suzuki is already out!
“Revenge Girl” has Mirei Kiritani playing Miki Takaraishi, a smart and beautiful 24-year-old woman, but her personality is not as good. She falls in love with Yuga Saito (Sho Kiyohara) who is handsome and comes from a politician family. They see each other romantically, but Yugo Saito dumps Miki Takaraishi. To get revenge on Yuga Saito, she decides to run for prime minister. For her election campaign, she hires Toshiya Kadowaki (Nobuyuki Suzuki) as her campaign strategist.
Movie is based on 2017 novel “Revenge Girl” by Erika Yoshida.
“Revenge Girl” will air on December 23, 2017 in Japan.

Kento Yamazaki cast as lead in NTV drama series “Todome no Kiss”

Kento Yamazaki is cast in new NTV drama series “Todome no Kiss.” The drama series is based on an original screenplay by Yoshihiro Izumi.

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In the drama series Kento Yamazaki plays popular host Otaro Dojima. Because of a past incident, he believes that love makes people unhappy. He now only pursues money and power.

A mysterious woman appears in front of Otaro Dojima. The mysterious woman has a pale face with red lips. She kisses him and he dies, but the next moment he regains consciousness. He realizes he is now 7 days in the past. The mysterious woman also follows him. Due to her kiss, Otaro Dojima dies and goes back to the past over and over again.

 

Casting for the female lead will be revealed on November 9th.

“Todome no Kiss” will first air January, 2018 in Japan.