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'My Only Love Song' with CNBLUE's Jonghyun & Gong Seung Yeon sets worldwide premiere date on Netflix!
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'My Only Love Song' with CNBLUE's Jonghyun & Gong Seung Yeon sets worldwide premiere date on Netflix!

Drama 'My Only Love Song' will be premiering not only in Korea but worldwide, through Netflix!

'My Only Love Song'starsCNBLUE's Jonghyun and actress Gong Seung Yeon. This is the first time the two reunited to work on a project after their relationship on 'We Got Married' ended a year ago. Apart from the two, Park Joo Hyung,F.T. Island's Jaejin, Ahn Bo Hyun, andKim Yeon Seoalso took part in the drama.

A production member stated, "Last year the actors and the production staff gathered together and filmed 'My Only Love Song' and we are glad that we can bring the series to viewers. We all carry a happy heart, and are thankful for all those who have waited patiently. Also, because we are releasing the whole series (a total of 20 episodes) all at once, the viewers can watch to their hearts content as well as according to their own schedules. We hope that many people will watch the series as we are all proud of the drama."

Song Joong Ki Turns Down Role In Netflix Original Drama By Signal Writer Kim Eun Hee
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Song Joong Ki Turns Down Role In Netflix Original Drama By Signal Writer Kim Eun Hee

On September 13, a news outlet reported that Song Joong Ki has turned down casting offers from various projects including Netflix original drama Kingdom and will be focusing on his upcoming wedding with Song Hye Kyo.

In response, the actors agency Blossom Entertainment commented, Song Joong Ki made a final decision to turn down Kingdom. Nothing has been confirmed yet for his next project.

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A source from the drama revealed, We will begin filming soon after casting is complete. Originally, filming was going to start in September, but in the process of increasing the quality, it will not begin in October.

Song Joong Ki ultimately turns down offer for 'Netflix' drama 'Kingdom'
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Song Joong Ki ultimately turns down offer for 'Netflix' drama 'Kingdom'

Song Joong Kihas ultimately turned down 'Kingdom'.

'Kingdom', written by drama 'Signal'sKim Eun Heeand directed by movie 'Tunnel'sKim Sung Hoon, will be an 8-episode series that will be on 'Netflix'starting from 2018.Erik Barmack, VP of International Original Content, said, "When I saw 'Kingdom's scenario for the first time, which combines a historical drama's visual beauty and a supernatural fantasy, it made my imagination fire up."

'Kingdom' will add a zombie aspect to the traditional Korean historical drama, where a prince of Joseon uncovers a secret that could threaten the entire country when he investigates an epidemic.

Bae Doo Na, Ryu Seung Ryong, and Joo Ji Hoon cast in 'Netflix' drama 'Kingdom'?
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Bae Doo Na, Ryu Seung Ryong, and Joo Ji Hoon cast in 'Netflix' drama 'Kingdom'?

After potential candidateSong Joong Kiturned down the male lead role for the upcoming 'Netflix' drama 'Kingdom', other potential stars have stepped up to the plate.

According to an affiliate on September 14,Bae Doo Na,Ryu Seung Ryong, andJoo Ji Hoon are currently looking into starring in the 'Netflix' original series, after receiving offers.

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'Kingdom' is gearing up for its first production shoot in mid-October. The 8-episode series,a production by writerKim Eun Heeand directorKim Sung Hoon, will also be produced by 'Netflix', marking the global streaming service's first original Korean drama.

[Drama Review] 'Man to Man' -- Episode 11
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[Drama Review] 'Man to Man' -- Episode 11

Do Ha and Seol Woo decide to head out for ramen, confounding the agent tailing them. Mr. Jang accepts the deal with Seung Jae, in return for Congressman Baek and the Baek Infantry, then tells Seol Woo that he intends to recover the third carving. After sussing out when Robert Yoon went, Seol Woo pumps Do Ha's dad (with liquor) for info on where he went. Mr. Jang releases info on Congressman Baek. Seol Woo and Do Ha head to a cathedral, using the Bible verse as a code word to get the priest to open up about Yoon. He figures out that Mr. Jang and Dong Hyun are the traitors. Our agent also uses the QR code on the package he picked up, a secret message telling him that Chairman Victor obtained the Myanmar statue and that Songsan Group is behind all of this. Mr. Jang meets with Seol Woo, and decides to retire the agent with bullets to his chest. He plunges into the river, his fate unknown...