'Heirs' writer Kim Eun Sook decides her next drama will be 'Descendants of the Sun'
Heirs’ writer Kim Eun Sook, who also scored hits with her dramas Lovers in Paris, Secret Garden, and Gentleman's Dignity, is now preparing for her next drama. She has decided that her new project will be Descendants of the Sun, which is about the people who work at disaster sites. Her dramas typically draw big Korean stars, so people are already looking forward to hearing about the cast.
Kim Eun Sook is well known as a top writer who is good at writing romantic comedy dramas with quick and witty dialogue and funny characters. This time she will try to write a melodrama, which will be a new challenge for her to work on a grand scale with other writers. The drama will be co-produced by Baruson Entertainment, which produced the films The Good, The Bad and The Weird, Mother and The Servant. Working with a big film company creates the expectation of high quality for Kim Eun Sook's new drama. The melodrama will be a cooperative writing project between Kim Eun Sook and writer Kim Won Suk, who wrote The Queen's Classroom.
Kim Eun Sook’s dramas have boasted ritzy casts and high viewer ratings, so her new drama draws great attention from fans now. People want to know which top stars will be in it and who will become a new star after being in her drama. Descendants of the Sun begins filming later this year at an unnamed overseas location. It is expected to air in early 2015 on SBS.
Lovers in Paris 2004 starring Park Shin Yang, Kim Jung Eun and Lee Dong Gun
Lovers in Prague 2005 starring Jun Do Yeon, Kim Joo Hyuk and Kim Min Joon
Lovers 2006 Starring Kim Jung Eun and Lee Seo Jin
On Air 2008 starring Kim Ha Neul, Song Yoon Ah, Park Yong Ha and Lee Bum Soo
City Hall 2009 starring Cha Seung Won and Kim Sun Ah
Secret Garden 2010 starring Hyun Bin, Ha Ji Won, Yoon Sang Hyun, Kim Sa Rang, Lee Philip, Lee Jong Suk
Gentleman’s Dignity 2012 starring Jang Dong Gun, Kim Ha Neul, Kim Soo Ro, Kim Min Jong, Lee Jong Hyuk
Heirs 2013 starring Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye, Kim Woo Bin, Choi Jin Hyuk, Kang Min Hyuk, Krystal etc. Heirs was a big hit in Korea as well as other countries. The cast gained huge popularity and recognition by starring in this drama.
The writer is famous for casting her favorite actors and actresses. Who do you want to see in Kim Eun Sook's new drama?