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Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo 

Dalui Yeonin - Bobogyungsim Ryeo (original title)
Korean melodramatic adaptation of Chinese drama Startling by Each Step (2011)
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ha-Neul Kang ...  Wang Wook [8th Prince] 20 episodes, 2016
Jong-hyeon Hong Jong-hyeon Hong ...  Wang Yo [3rd Prince] 20 episodes, 2016
Sun-Woo Yoon Sun-Woo Yoon ...  Wang Won [9th Prince] 20 episodes, 2016
Han-na Kang ...  Princess Hwang Bo Yeon Hwa [8th Prince Wang Wook's younger sister] 20 episodes, 2016
Seong-gyoon Kim ...  Choi Ji Mong [King's astronomer] 20 episodes, 2016
Iu ...  Hae Soo 20 episodes, 2016
Joon-Gi Lee ...  4th Prince Wang So 20 episodes, 2016
Joo-Hyuk Nam ...  13th Prince Baek-ah 20 episodes, 2016
Ji Soo ...  14th Prince Wang Jung 20 episodes, 2016
Seohyun Seohyun ...  Princess Woo-hee / ... 19 episodes, 2016
Ji-Young Park Ji-Young Park ...  Dowager Empress Yoo [Tae Jo's 3rd Queen] / ... 18 episodes, 2016
Kyung Soon Jung Kyung Soon Jung ...  Empress Hwang Bo [Tae Jo's 4th Queen] / ... 18 episodes, 2016
Ki-joo Jin ...  Chae Ryeong [Hae Soo's maid] 18 episodes, 2016
Dong-il Sung ...  General Park Soo Gyeong 17 episodes, 2016
Baek-Hyun Byun Baek-Hyun Byun ...  10th Prince Wang Eun 16 episodes, 2016
San-ho Kim San-ho Kim ...  Wang Mu [Crown Prince] 14 episodes, 2016
Min-Ki Jo ...  King Tae Jo 14 episodes, 2016
Jeong-hak Park ...  Wang Shik Ryeom 14 episodes, 2016
Hye-ran Ji Hye-ran Ji ...  Park Soon Deok [Park Soo Gyeong's daughter] / ... 13 episodes, 2016
Si-eun Park Si-eun Park ...  Lady Hae [Wang Wook's Wife] 9 episodes, 2016
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Storyline

When a total eclipse of the sun took place, a 21st century woman, is transported back in time to the Goryeo Dynasty of Korea, in the body of 16-year-old girl. There she witnesses love, rivalry, politics, and friendships ensue between the handsome princes, in a fight for the throne, friendship, and love.

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If we had met in another world and at another time...I wouldn't fear anything...Truly, I could freely love you all I wanted.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

29 August 2016 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Scarlet Heart: Ryeo See more »

Filming Locations:

South Korea

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1080i(HDTV)
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Trivia

Joon-gi Lee lost 30 pounds for his role Wang So. See more »

Connections

Version of Startling by Each Step (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

For You
Performed by EXO-CBX
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Best drama I've ever watched!
5 September 2019 | by minahosgorenSee all my reviews

I don't know where to begin, but let me just say this; it is a drama that you'll never forget. You will want to watch it over and over again and you will feel the same way as if you are watching it for the first time everytime you do. But I must also warn you that it will be an emotional roller coaster.

Character development, casting, cinematography, soundtracks, costumes, all is impeccable. The only thing I can criticize is that the last episodes are a bit rushed due to low ratings in korea (hard to understand) yet beautiful nonetheless. Unlike most people I found the ending satisfying, it was intense but a series like this wouldn't end any other way in my opinion. And like everyone else, I'm rooting for season 2 too.


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