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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‘INFINITE’ member L (Kim Myung-Soo) offered a lead male role in drama series “Ms. Hammurabi”

‘INFINITE’ member L (Kim Myung-Soo) has been offered the lead male role in new law themed drama series “Ms. Hammurabi.” 

The drama series is based on 2015 novel “Ms. Hammurabi” by Moon Yoo-Seok.

L will play Im Ba-Reun, a rookie and individualistic judge who is strictly guided by principles. He tries to make decisions without using personal sympathy.  Although not decided yet, cable channel JTBC is considering airing the drama series in early 2018.

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Kwak Dong-Yeon cast as lead in KBS2 drama special “Slow”

Actor Kwak Dong-Yeon is starred in KBS2 drama special “Slow.”

Kwak Dong-Yeon will play main character Lee Ji-Won, a baseball player for his high school team and he’s dedicated to one thing only: baseball. He has stress that he might not be able to play professionally.

The drama special is the 9th installment in this year’s KBS drama special series and will air October 29, 2017 in South Korea.

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Main posters for tvN drama series “Revolutionary Love”

Two main posters for upcoming tvN drama series “Revolutionary Love” starring Choi Si-Won and Kang So-Ra are now out!

The drama’s main characters, Choi Si-Won plays Byun-Hyuk comes from a very wealthy family, but he suddenly has to work to support himself. Kang So-Ra plays Baek Joon. She works part-time jobs to support herself even though she graduated from a prestigious university. Gong Myung plays Kwon Je-Hoon. He works very hard to become successful.

“Revolutionary Love” will air this coming 14th of October, in South Korea.


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Lee Sun-Kyun to play as ajusshi again in tvN’s new drama “My Ajusshi”

Who would have thought that this actor will relive his iconic role of ajusshi, but an ajusshi of a younger lady, this time?

Lee Sun-Kyun star in tvN drama series “My Ajusshi.” He will play the lead male character who is in his 40’s. He meets a woman in her 20’s and they help each other get through difficulties.

“My Ajusshi” first airs sometime during the first half of next year in South Korea.

Song Joong Ki declined to star in upcoming Netflix original series

This is going to be quite an unfortunate news for Song Joong Ki fans: The Descendant of the Sun actor has turned down an offer to star in upcoming Netflix drama series “Kingdom” as the lead actor. No reasons were given as to why he declined the offer.

The drama series is based on webcomic “Burning Hell Shinui Nara” by Kim Eun-Hee and will also be directed by Kim Sung-Hoon.

“Kingdom” is scheduled to first stream on Netflix sometime during the second half of 2018.


Song Seung-Heon, Go Ara’s first script reading for OCN’s new drama series “Black”

Get a first look at the first script reading for OCN drama series “Black” which took place on July 24, 2017 in Sangam-dong, Seoul, South Korea!

The main cast members Song Seung-Heon, Go Ara, Lee El and Kim Dong-Joon attended the script reading.

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Song Seung-Heon  read is script as Grim Reaper Black, Go Ara as Kang Ha-Ram, Lee El as Yoon Soo-Wan and Kim Dong-Joon as Man-Soo.

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The Grim Reaper Black is cold-hearted, but sometimes dimwitted. Kang Ha-Ram seems like a recluse and has a hard time communicating with other people, but she is actually tender and emotional. Yoon Soo-Wan works as a mysterious ER doctor.  Man-Soo is a chaebol.

“Black” is scheduled to air this October in South Korea.


Choi Siwon and Kang Sora wooed to star in tvN’s new drama

Super Junior’s Choi Siwon and Kang Sora are wooed to star in upcoming drama “Byun Hyuk’s Love” (working title).

Choi Siwon’s agency SM Entertainment revealed on July 31, “He has received a casting offer from ‘Byun Hyuk’s Love.’ It is one of the projects being considered for his comeback after military discharge. It is not yet confirmed.”

Also, Plum Entertainment commented that it is one of the projects Kang Sora is currently considering but no solid confirmation yet.

“Byun Hyuk’s Love” is the upcoming drama produced by Song Hyun Wook, the person behind the hit romantic comedies “Marriage, Not Dating” and “Another Oh Hae Young.”

Source: Soompi