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Shaman Jang: Two moons. Two suns. What kind of twisted fate is this.
Lee Hwon: No way…
Shaman Jang: Walk away from this agasshi. This fate is not something you can handle on your own.
Shaman Jang: Don’t get yourself involved anymore
Lee Hwon: Do you know who I am…
Yeon Woo: You’re Joseon’s…
Lee Hwon: Crown Prince Lee Hwon
MBC’s newest drama “The Moon that Embraces the Sun,” starring Kim Soo Hyun, Han Ga In, and Jung Il Woo, drew in impressive ratings for its first two episodes last week even without its main leads. The drama wowed viewers with an intriguing plot and strong performances by its child actors, raising fans’ expectations. The fantasy historical sageuk drew in 18% and 19.9% on Wednesday and Thursday night respectively (data from AGB Nielsen). Gu Hye Sun’s “Please Take Care of the Captain” brought in 9.2% and 10.5%, while Lee Dong Wook’s “Wild Romance” fell behind with 7.% and 6.7%. “The Moon that Embraces the Sun” is written by Jung Eun Gwol, who also wrote last year’s “Sungkyunkwan Scandal,” starring JYJ’s Yoochun, Park Min Young, Song Joong Ki, and Yoo Ah In.
“The Moon that Embraces the Sun” will air its third episode tonight, January 11, on MBC at 9:55PM KST.