After the big success of the Korean drama “My Love from the Star” last 2014, actress Jun Ji Hyun is now coming back after giving birth to her first child last February 2016 to the new SBS television series, “The Legend of the Blue Sea” with actor, Lee Minho; directed by Park Seon Ho and Jin Hyuk who also directed the 2011 Korean drama, “City Hunter” with the same lead actor.
It was the very first time they work together and they both admitted in their press conference at Imperial Palace in Seoul last 14th day of November, that they started off awkwardly. The 29-year-old actor even said that because of being focused on setting up with their own characters, it took a bit more time to get closer with the 35-year-old actress, who also felt the same thing. But like the other love teams, they got closer and comfortable to each other which can be seen on the first two episodes of “The Legend of the Blue Sea” that aired last November 16 and 17 and got the 2nd and 4th highest ranking in Seoul National Capital Area Nationwide by AGB Nielsen, leaving behind the other debuted dramas from the other biggest TV network.
Now, more Korean and international fans are looking forward for what going to happen next with the genius confident man who tries to help a mermaid to adapt the human life. This fantasy-romance-comedy drama will surely get the attentions of the viewers as they got more curious to see how the two actors will played their characters well. They even filmed to Palau and Girona, Catalonia, Spain for more scenic views of beaches and seas.
“The Legend of the Blue Sea” has 20 episodes that airs every Wednesday and Thursday at 10pm KST+ on SBS.