[Article + Translation] City Conquest Drama To Hold Its First Promotion In Budokan
Korean to English Translation: City Conquest Blog (www.cityconquest.blogspot.com)
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Singer and actor Kim Hyun Joong together with Jung Yoo Mi to meet their japanese fans prior to airing of their drama 'City Conquest'.
To be held in Tokyo Japan's Budokan auditorium on the 5th in the afternoon exepcting a thousand fans to gather for the 'City Conquest' promotion. Starring Kim Hyun Joong and Jung Yoo Mi including director Yang Yun Ho to attend the said event, they will leave for Japan today at 7pm through Gimpo airport.
This promotion is scheduled to launch the 30minute video teaser of the drama.
Last july , the drama took its shooting place in Osaka that causes the fans' expectation to increase.
Kim Hyun Joong and Jung Yoo Mi will introduce the drama and will also celebrate the 1st anniversary of Kim Hyun Joong's fanclub.
This promotion will be attended by more than 400 medias togehter with japanese influential media such as NHK, TBS, Fuji TV.
Hallyu star Kim Hyun Joong's combination with Jung Yoo Mi caught the japanese fans as well as the medias' hot reaction and attention.
Budokan promotion also will add up another meaningful point. Concerts held in Budokan became a measure of the japanese market success knowing that for the japanese local singers this is known as the dream stage as well as to the domestic singers. With its packed performances on the stage with exceptional reaction.
In regards to this drama, a representative told eNEWS "It was reported that the tickets are now sold out because the japanese fans could get a glimpse of this drama" "this will set the expectation to bring the hallyu craze back in the japanese market".
'City Conquest' with its original name written by Shin Hyung Bin, Kim Hyun Joong will transform into a tough man, Jung Yoo Mi as the honest and pure jewelry designer together with other casts Park Hyo Jun, Kim Seung Woo, Kim Hee Won and Choi Cheol Ho. This drama is expected to air 2nd half of this year in KBS2.