“The Red Sleeve” Confirms Plans For 1-Episode Extension
“The Red Sleeve” will be extended by one episode!
On December 9, OSEN reported that the MBC historical drama will end with 17 episodes instead of the originally planned 16.
In response to the report, a source from the drama commented, “A one-episode extension has been confirmed for a successful conclusion and in order to repay viewers for their support with a more solid story and ending.”
The representative continued, “Including the male and female leads’ romance that’s officially getting started, diverse stories are also prepared for the second half of the drama. The production team and cast will do our best until the end in order to meet the expectations of viewers.”
“The Red Sleeve” is a historical drama about the imperial romance between crown prince Yi San (Lee Junho), who becomes emperor, and the strong-willed court lady Seong Deok Im (Lee Se Young). The drama premiered with an average nationwide rating of 5.7 percent and has continuously risen in popularity to break past the 10 percent mark this week.
Catch up with the drama below: