While KBS is planning on producing the second season of highly-rated drama “Dream High”, the DVD of the first season will be released in Japan on September 28th. And a special event gathering drama’s main cast will be held in Saitama Super Arena on September 4th.
The story of six art high school students working to achieve their dreams of becoming superstars on stage made “Dream High” extremely popular among Korean teenagers; the show garnered the highest rating in the Monday-Tuesday prime time with an average TV rating of 15.7%.
It has just been announced that the drama will be aired on DATV in Japan starting from July 19th, and the DVD will be released soon after the airing on September 28th. DVD will contain footage of the making of the drama, as well as the “Dream High Concert” that was held in Korea.
Along with the DVD, a special event, “Dream High Premium Event 2011”, will be held in Saitama Super Arena on September 4th. The line-up includes most of the main cast: miss A, Kim Soo Hyun, Taecyeon (2PM), Wooyoung (2PM), Bae Yong Joon and Park Jin Young. Members have discussed their excitement about meeting Japanese fans.
“Haven’t be able to meet my Japanese fans for a while, I’m really looking forward to it. Please look forward to the world of Dream High.” – Bae Yong Joon
“I’m excited about meeting Japanese fans. Let’s have some fun time together taking, dancing, and singing! ” – JYP
“I feel hindered to come to Japan to meet everyone through my new work. I’ll show you my best not only as a member of 2PM, also as an actor. Please give Dream High much love!” — Taecyeon (2PM)
“I’m nervous about meeting Japanese fans as actor Wooyoung, not just the Wooyoung in 2PM. Please give actor Wooyoung much love as well. See you at the event on September 4th.” – Wooyoung (2PM)
“I’m really happy to meet you guys through Dream High. I’m also nervous about meeting lots of people in person at the event on September 4th. Please give Dream High much love.” – Suzy (miss A)
“I am really nervous since it’s going to be my first event in Japan, also really looking forward to. Hope to enjoy Dream High with everyone.” – Kim Soo Hyun
What will take place during the event is still unknown, yet with the cast, it is going to be epic for sure! For more information on tickets and DVD, check out the official website here.