Song Hye Kyo is currently in talks to be the female lead of writer Kim Eun Sook’s upcoming drama “The Descendant of the Sun.”
A representative from KBS has stated, “Both sides are considering carefully. Song Hye Kyo and the producers are deliberating and will make a decision later.”
Writer Kim Eun Sook has previously written SBS hits “The Heirs” and “Secret Garden.” NEW (Next Entertainment World) will be producing the drama. It will be their first time producing a drama. They recently worked on the movie “Twenty.” Song Joong Ki is also considering joining the drama as the male lead.
KBS continued, “Since our goal is to broadcast in China at the same time [as Korea], we plan to broadcast in the latter part of this year” and “filming is scheduled for late May.”
What are your thoughts on the potential pairing of Song Hye Kyo and Song Joong Ki?