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The Legend of the Blue Sea

The Legend of the Blue Sea (푸른 바다의 전설, Pureun Badaui Jeonseol), is a 2016 South Korean drama directed by Jin Hyuk and Park Seon-Ho. It was aired in South Korea by SBS from November 16, 2016 to January 25, 2017.

The Legend of the Blue Sea poster

“The Legend of the Blue Sea” poster

Basic information

Original title (Korean): 푸른 바다의 전설
Phonetic title: Pureun Badaui Jeonseol
English title: The Legend of the Blue Sea
Language: Korean
Country: KR South Korea
Runtime: 60 minutes
No. of episodes: 20
Genre: Romantic drama, Fantasy drama
Director: Jin Hyuk, Park Seon-Ho
Scriptwriter: Park Ji-eun
Executive producer: Park Young-soo
Producer: Kim Sun-jung, Jinnie Jin-hee Choi, Lee Ji-hyun
Production company: Culture Depot, Studio Dragon
Broadcast network: SBS
Broadcast period: November 16, 2016 – January 25, 2017

Plot

Sometime during August, 1598, newly appointed governor Dam Ryung (Lee Min-Ho) stays for a night at an inn run by Mr. Yang (Sung Dong-Il). During that evening, Mr. Yang shows Dam Ryung a captured mermaid named Sim Chung (Gianna Jun). Later that night, Dam Ryung releases her into the ocean and, before she swims away, Sim Chung reaches out her hand to Dam Ryung which he briefly holds.

In the present day, Joon-Jae (Lee Min-Ho) is a smooth talking conman with magician like abilities. He works with Nam-Doo (Lee Hee-Joon) and Tae-O (Shin Won-Ho). For their next score, Joon-Jae impersonates a prosecutor and swindles a large amount of money from a wealthy suspect's mother. Joon-Jae then travels abroad and stays at an oceanside resort. Meanwhile, Sim Chung is swept up in a tidal wave and washed ashore near the oceanside resort. She sees Joon-Jae.

Some scenes in The Legend of the Blue Sea - 1

Some scenes in The Legend of the Blue Sea - 2

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Some scenes in The Legend of the Blue Sea - 5

Some scenes in “The Legend of the Blue Sea”

Cast

Main cast

Supporting cast

Trailer

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