Lee Jun Ki and IU Release First Stills from “Scarlet Heart: Ryeo”
David Song, Feb. 15, 2016, 3:55 p.m.
SBS recently posted a few amazing still shots showing Lee Jun Ki and IU as they wear traditional clothing to film the drama “Scarlet Heart: Ryeo”, which also is called “Moon Lovers”, and is based off of the hit Chinese series, “Scarlet Heart”! The stills shows the cast hanging out during the wintertime, which is supposed to be the Gangwon province. Even though the area is located nearby the DMZ, it’s known to yield Korea’s most beautiful landscapes.
Lee Jun Ki plays the role of Wang So, the fourth son of Taejo Wang Gun of Goryeo Dynasty. He is imprisoned in his cold mask, and he takes it off due to Hae Soo and he becomes able to love another person. Hae Soo will be played by IU, and she is a girl from modern times who plummets into the Goryeo Dynasty. The still shots show Lee Jun Ki as he sits alone while giving off a gloomy vibe, while IU smiles in her still shots.
The Korean version of “Scarlet Heart” will air both in Korea and China during the second half of the year 2016. Filming will be finished before the drama begins to air. The drama will be featuring other stars like Kahg Ha Neul, Baekhyun, Ji Soo, Nam Joo Hyuk, Sung Dong Il, Kim Sung Kyun.