Hey guys! Okay, so according to Sports DongA, Lee Min Ho will be playing his first ever double role in a new drama called "Legend of the Blue Sea", a fantasy romance, alongside Jun Ji Hyun who plays a mermaid. Lee Min Ho plays Kim Moo and Heo Joon Jae, a son to a noble family in the Joseon Dynasty, and a genius scammer (respectively). Playing a scam artist, he will also be playing the roles of a lawyer, doctor, businessman, etc. It is said that Lee Min Ho will show his comical side through the interesting characters he portrays. This drama has not yet come out and is scheduled to start airing sometime in November of this year. In addition to this news, it has also been reported that Lee Min Ho will be traveling overseas alongside Jun Ji Hyun. According to a drama associate on August 12, "The two are filming for the new SBS Wednesday-Thursday drama 'Legend of the Blue Sea' in Palau and Spain. They are visiting Palau at the end of August and Spain in September. The reason they are filming at an overseas location is to capture clear blue ocean just at it's stated in the drama title."
Not only is the writer for "Legend of the Blue Sea" is none other than the same scriptwriter that worked on "You Who Came From the Stars", "Producer", but the director also took part in many dramas such as "City Hunter" and "Doctor Stranger"!
What do you guys think? I can't wait to start watching this drama! I guess I'll just have to add it to my extremely long list of dramas to watch 😂
Information received from: http://www.allkpop.com/article/2016/08/lee-min-ho-to-play-a-double-role-for-the-first-time-in-his-new-drama
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