Schedule (updated 14 November 2020)


(Unless otherwise stated, all times listed below are in Korean Standard Time)

November 2020
All Month:  Continued filming for new Kakao M mini-drama “City Couple’s Way of Love”
5 November (Thurs): Release date for Japanese magazine “Guide to Hallyu Love Story: Fate Love Issue,” featuring interview and photoshoot with Ji Chang Wook (Amazon Japan link)
December 2020
8 December:  Tentative broadcast premiere date for Kakao TV mini-drama “City Couple’s Way of Love”
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Ongoing: Movie “Two Constables” (“Two Patrol” / “두포졸”), co-starring with Seol Kyeong Gu.  Based in the Joseon times during the era of King Seongjeon, this movie tells the story of a veteran fraud policeman suddenly finding himself paired up with a rookie soldier while on the hunt for corruption in the Royal Court, thereby putting all the noblemen in fear.  This production will be helmed by esteemed director Kang Woo Suk, who also directed the previous iterations of this buddy-cop trilogy (“Two Cops” and “Two Cops 2”).  Production of the movie has been postponed due to funding problems, and it remains to be seen if the film will be released at all.  (Our article on the production issues is here.)
PRIOR 2020 EVENTS
January 2020
10 January (Fri); 7:00pm: Ji Chang Wook 2020 Asia Fan Meeting Tour “Waiting for You” in Yokohama, Japan (info here)
22 January (Tue): February 2020 issue of Japanese magazine Hanryu Pia goes on sale, featuring interview and photoshoot with Ji Chang Wook (HMV sales link)
February 2020
All Month:  Tentative production crank-up for Korean movie “Punishment” (info here)
5 February (Wed): March 2020 issue of Japanese magazine Hanryu Senpu (韓流旋風) goes on sale, featuring cover, interview and photoshoot with Ji Chang Wook (Amazon Japan)
15 February (Sat); 6:00pm: Ji Chang Wook 2020 Asia Fan Meeting Tour “Waiting for You” in Seoul, South Korea (info here)  Postponed due to Coronavirus pandemic (info here)
20 February (Thurs):  Release date of “Korea Drama TV” magazine Vol.87 (韓国TVドラマ vol.87) featuring Special Interview on the premiere of “Melting Me” and recap of “Waiting For You” fan meeting
20 February (Thurs):  Release date of “I Want To Know More! Korea Drama TV” magazine Vol.93 (もっと知りたい! 韓国TVドラマ vol.93) featuring interview and photoshoot with Ji Chang Wook
22 February (Sat): March 2020 issue of Japanese magazine Hanryu Pia (韓流ぴあ) goes on sale, featuring interview and photoshoot with Ji Chang Wook
22 February (Sat); 7:00pm (local time): Ji Chang Wook 2020 Asia Fan Meeting Tour “Waiting for You” in Taipai, Taiwan (info here) Postponed due to Coronavirus pandemic
29 February (Sat); 6:00pm (local time):  Ji Chang Wook 2020 Asia Fan Meeting Tour “Waiting for You” in Bangkok, Thailand (info here) Postponed due to Coronavirus pandemic
March 2020
All Month:  Continued filming for Korean movie “Black Call” (formerly “Punishment”) (info here); filming begins on drama “Convenience Store Saet Byeol” (info here)
14 March (Sat); 6:30pm: Ji Chang Wook 2020 Asia Fan Meeting Tour “Waiting for You” in Jakarta, Indonesia (info here Postponed to 19 September 2020 due to Coronavirus pandemic
21 March (Sat): April 2020 issue of Japanese magazine Hanryu Pia (韓流ぴあ) goes on sale, featuring cover, photoshoot and interview with Ji Chang Wook regarding the upcoming “Melting Me” broadcast in Japan (Amazon link)
April 2020
All Month:  Continued filming for Korean movie “Black Call” (formerly “Punishment”) (info here) and drama “Convenience Store Saet Byeol” (info here)
May 2020
All Month:  Continued filming for Korean movie “Punishment” (info here) and drama “Backstreet Rookie” (info here)
25 May:  Filming date for Episode 507 of SBS variety program “Running Man” featuring Ji Chang Wook and his fellow cast members of “Backstreet Rookie”
June 2020
3 June, 8:55pm:  Appearance on SBS entertainment program “One Night of Real Entertainment”
14 June, 5:00pm:  Broadcast of Ji Chang Wook and fellow “Backstreet Rookie” cast members’ appearance on SBS variety program “Running Man”
19 June:  Anticipated premiere of SBS drama “Backstreet Rookie,” to broadcast Friday and Saturday nights at 10:00 PM KST
26 June, 8:55pm:  Appearance on SBS entertainment program “One Night of Real Entertainment”
July 2020
All Month:  Continued broadcast of SBS drama “Backstreet Rookie,” Friday and Saturday nights at 10:00 PM KST
August 2020
7 August:  Continued broadcast of SBS drama “Backstreet Rookie,” 10:00 PM KST
8 August:  Final broadcast of SBS drama “Backstreet Rookie,” 10:00 PM KST
14 August:  Release date of Studio NewBIN AR Magazine featuring photoshoot and interview with Ji Chang Wook
September 2020
All Month:  Continued filming for Korean movie “Punishment” (info here)
19 September (Sat); 6:30pm: Rescheduled Ji Chang Wook 2020 Asia Fan Meeting Tour “Waiting for You” in Jakarta, Indonesia  Postponed to future date due to Coronavirus pandemic (info here)
20 September:  Filming crank-up on new Kakao M mini-drama “City Couple’s Way of Love”
28 September (Mon):  October 2020 issue of ELLE Singapore goes on sale, featuring interview and photoshoot with Ji Chang Wook (interview here)
October 2020
All Month:  Continued filming for new Kakao M mini-drama “City Couple’s Way of Love”