The Descendants of The Sun stars and crew reunited to celebrate the show’s first year anniversary.
The people behind the production of one of most successful Korean dramas recently celebrate the event. Although not all of the cast members were present, both lead stars Song Hye-kyo and Song Joong-ki were able to attend the celebration.
Song Hye-kyo shared on Instagram a collage of photos taken during the reunion. In the photos, Song Hye-kyo and Song Joong-ki can be seen smiling as a crew member holds a small cake. It is noticeable, however, that the two were standing apart from each other.
The onscreen sweethearts have been rumored to be dating in real life. The two, however, denied the rumors. In a recent interview, Song Hye-kyo revealed that she is like a sister to her co-star.
Soompi cited Song Hye-kyo’s interview with W Korea magazine in which the actress admitted that she is close to actors Song Joong-ki and Yoo Ah-in but they are brothers to her than potential lovers. The 35-year old actress was quoted as saying:
“However, these days I’m close to my labelmate Yoo Ah In and Song Joong Ki, who I acted in a drama with, but to them, wouldn’t I just be an older sister who likes to treat them to food?”
Meanwhile, the cast and crew also made the reunion even more special for Song Joong-ki. In a separate report, Soompi noted that the group also celebrated the actor’s recent win at the 29th Korea Producer Awards. Joong-ki took home the best actor award for his role as Captain Yoo Shi-jin in DOTS.
Descendants of the Sun Season 2
Rumors of possible Descendants of The Sun sequel surfaced after the drama ended in April 2016. However, there were also reports that the second installment was delayed due to the busy schedules of the lead actors. Moreover, there were also speculations that the actors will be replaced in season 2.
At the moment, it is still unclear if there will be DOTS season 2. However, there were reports that a spin-off is being considered.
The spinoff will reportedly focus on the second leads stars of DOTS – Jin Goo and Kim Ji Won. Jin Goo played the role of Master Sergeant Seo Dae-young (a.k.a. Wolf) in the original season. Kim Ji-won, on the other hand, portrayed the character of First Lieutenant Yoon Myeong-ju.
Apparently, the show is scheduled to premiere this year.
The Descendants of The Sun follows the love story between Yoo Shi-jin (Song Joong-ki) and Dr. Kang Mo-yeon (Song Hye-kyo). Shi-jin is a captain and team leader of Alpha Team of a South Korean Special Forces unit. Mo-yeon is an army cardiothoracic specialist to who Shi-jin fell in love with.
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