Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo is a South Korean periodical drama series. It is based on the Chinese novel of Bu Bu Jing Xin by Tong Hua. The show follows a young woman who is sent back in time during a lunar eclipse. Since the first season of the series premiered on SBS, many fans have been waiting for Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo Season 2.
Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo is a Korean drama series based on a Chinese drama inspired by Tong Hua’s novel, Bu Bu Jing Xin. The show revolves around a modern woman in her twenties. She travels back to the time of the Goryeo Dynasty during a total solar eclipse.
During the reign of King Taejo around AD 941, she wakes up in the body of a teenage girl named Hae Soo. Hae Soo first develops a sweet bond with good-hearted 8th Prince Wang Wook. Afterwards, she befriends all the royal princes of the Wang dynasty. However, Prince Wang Wook’s marriage to Hae Soo’s cousin prevented their relationship from continuing.
In the story, Hae Soo discovers that she finds love with the heartless 4th Prince Wang So. He hides his disfigured face behind a mask. The series focuses on Soo’s struggles over how she became entangled in a political environment where lives were at stake. When they become embroiled in a contest that forces them to kill each other before the king’s throne. Her relationship with the royal princes is also affected.
Will There Be Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo Season 2?
The first season of the Kdrama series premiered on SBS on August 1, 2016. Meanwhile, the season ended with the twentieth episode premiering on November 1, 2016. Speaking of the show’s potential return, we know that despite the lukewarm critical response, the show’s first season is quite popular with fans. However, we should also not forget that the Kdramas will only be broadcast for one season. Plus, even after six years, there hasn’t been any buzz about the Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo season 2. As far as we know, the second season is most likely not coming.
Who could star in the second season?
The cast of the Kdrama series features Li Ji-Eun or IU in the role of Go Ha-jin. Meanwhile, Lee Joon-gi stars as the 4th Prince Wang So, and Kang Ha-Neul plays the 8th Prince Wang Wook. Moreover, the cast of the series also stars with Hong Jong-hyun as the third Prince Wang Yo, Kim San-ho as Crown Prince Wang Mu and Yoon Sun-woo as Prince Wang Won.
In addition, there is Jo Min-ki who played King Taejo, Park Ji-young as Queen Yoo and Jung Kyung-soon as Queen Hwangbo, among many others. If the show is renewed for Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo Season 2, we may see the show’s cast return to their respective roles. On the other hand, there will also be some new additions as the story expands further.
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