Kim Soo Hyuns Moon Embracing the Sun to Air in Japan

Kim Soo Hyuns Moon Embracing the Sun to Air in Japan

 

You can meet actor Kim Soo Hyun in Japanese TV this July. On May 30, 2014, according to actor Kim Soo Hyun"s agency, the MBC drama "Moon Embracing the Sun," in which actor Kim Soo Hyun starred, is going to air through NHK Japan in July. This decision was made by the interest of the fans of Kim Soo Hyun in Japan. When the MBC drama "Moon Embracing the Sun" was aired in Korea in 2012, it recorded the highest national viewing rate of 42.2%. In January of 2013, the drama "Moon Embracing the Sun" was aired on NHK BS Premium in Japan.

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Classic KDrama 101: The Moon Embracing The Sun

Classic KDrama 101: The Moon Embracing The Sun

kdrama, the moon that embraces the sun, kim yoo jung, yeo jin goo

Classic KDrama 101: The Moon Embracing The Sun The Moon Embracing The SunAlthough this drama is only a year old, it was so loved and sosuccessful that it earns the designation of Classic KDrama. "The MoonEmbracing The Sun" has everything that makes a kdrama enjoyable:intersecting love triangles, doomed, separated lovers, a little magic,political intrigue and, for lovers of historical dramas, great costumesand some epic sword fights.

The drama begins when 13-year-old Heo Yeon Woo, played by Kim YooJung, accompanies her mother to the royal palace to attend a ceremony.When she wanders away, she meets the Crown Prince Lee Hweon, played byYeo Jin Goo, trying to escape the palace. They fall in love and she ischosen as the Crown Princess. If ever there was a devoted andwell-suited couple, it's the Crown Prince and Princess.

But, alas, fate intervenes in a heartbreaking way. The Dowager Queen,played by Kim Young Ae, orders Heo's death, so she can install thedaughter of another clan as Crown Princess. She orders a shaman, aspiritual intermediary between people and the gods, to cast a spell onher. But the shaman has promised a friend that she will protect the girland instead, in true fairy tale fashion, casts another kind of spell tospirit her away.

Eight years later, when the Crown Prince is King and is unhappilymarried to Yoon Bo Kyung, played by Kim So Hyunas a girl and Kim MinSeo as an adult, he encounters the shaman Wol, who unbeknownst to him isHeo Yeon Woo. She has no memory of her former life and was raised tobelieve that she is a shaman, although she has no powers.

Besides the wonderful performances by the younger actors, Kim SooHyunas King Lee Hwon and Han Ga Inas Wol are more than convincing intheir role as lost lovers. Also delivering a great performance is JungIl Wooas Prince Yang Myung. He champions Wol at a time when no one elsewill stand up for her.

Besides being a compelling story, "The Moon Embracing The Sun" alsooffers some insight into the role of shamans in Korea. Mostly women, thepractitioners of this ancient religion were once a powerful force.

Drama fans voted "The Moon Embracing The Sun" as DramaFever's BestKDrama of 2012 award and voted the Best Newcomer of the Year award forYeo Jin Goo.

You can see this drama at hulu.comor dramafever.com.

If you've seen it, let us know what you think.

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Kim Yoo Jung, Nam Bora & Kim So Hyun to snap picture together after “The Moon Embracing The Sun”

Kim Yoo Jung, Nam Bora & Kim So Hyun to snap picture together after “The Moon Embracing The Sun”

Kim Yoo Jung, Nam BoraKim So Hyun to snap picture together after The Moon Embracing The Sun

On December 15th, actress Kim So Hyun tweeted the below picture of herself together with Kim Yoo Jung and Nam Bo Bora with the caption, “Together at the Melon Music Awards.”

The actresses were chosen as top three best child actresses this year with the acting skills they had demonstrated earlier in the drama “The Moon Embracing The Sun”.

Check out the picture below of the girls dressing in adorable and cute dresses.

Kim Yoo Jung, Nam BoraKim So Hyun to snap picture together after The Moon Embracing The Sun

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The Moon Embracing the Sun and Deep-rooted Tree compete for the Best Drama Series at SDA

The Moon Embracing the Sun and Deep-rooted Tree compete for the Best Drama Series at SDA

The Moon Embracing the Sun and Deep-rooted Tree compete for the Best Drama Series at SDA MBC TVs The Moon Embracing the Sun, KBS 2TVs The Princess Man, and SBS TVs Deep-rooted Tree are competing for the Best Drama Series at the 2012 Seoul Drama Awards.

On July 26, the Seoul Drama Awards Committee announced 24 drama series nominated for the grand prize.

From a total of 201 series submitted from 45 countries, MBC TVs 8.15 special drama series The Peak and The Moon Embracing the Sun, KBS 2TVs The Princess Man, and SBS TVs Deep-rooted Tree are nominated for the Best Drama Series.

For the Best Writer, Kim Soo Hyun from SBS TVs A Thousand Days Promise and Kim Young Hyun and Park Sang Yeon from Deep-rooted Tree are nominated.

For the Best Actor, Shin Ha Gyun from KBS 2TVs Brain, and for the Best Actress, Ha Ji Won from MBC TVs The King 2 Hearts are nominated.

The winners will be unveiled at the awards, which will be held at the Seoul National Theater on August 30, and it will air live on KBS 2TV.

There are total seven judges, Pyo Jae Soon, a chair-professor from Hallyu Culture and Industry Graduate School in Bae Je University, Jang Mi Hee, a professor from the theater department of Myung Ji Community College, Yang Wenjun, one of the five most famous drama directors in China, Yoshiki Nishimura, an EP of the Drama Department of NHK, Cynthia Fenneman, a CEO of American Public Television, Norbert Sauer, a president of UFA FilmProductions in Germany, Trudi Tierney, the head of Drama Department of Moby Media Group in Australia.

Source: TV Report

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Kim Soo Hyun visits Japan to promote The Moon Embracing the Sun

Kim Soo Hyun visits Japan to promote The Moon Embracing the Sun

Kim Soo Hyun visits Japan to promote The Moon Embracing the Sun Actor Kim Soo Hyun is currently attracting a lot of attention in Japan.

Kim visited Tokyo, Japan, on July 4 to attend a special preview of the drama series The Moon Embracing the Sun, which is scheduled to air on KNTV, and a press interview.

Kim Soo Hyun visits Japan to promote The Moon Embracing the Sun Kim Soo Hyun visits Japan to promote The Moon Embracing the Sun The special preview, which was held twice at Tokyo Korean Cultural Center Hall, was filled with many Japanese fans of Kim.

The fans cheered as highlight scenes of The Moon Embracing the Sun were shown on the screen. After the preview was over, many people expressed their expectations on the series because of the leading actors great acting and beautiful scenes in the series.

At the press interview, which was held from 6:00 p.m. after the preview, nearly 100 media sources, including TV stations, newspapers, and magazines, attended and showed their interest in Kim.

Kim Soo Hyun visits Japan to promote The Moon Embracing the Sun Kim gave his thoughts on showing his drama series in Japan and recalled his memories about the series. He said, The Moon Embracing the Sun is a very precious piece of work for me as an actor.

The Moon Embracing the Sun was very popular in Korea. Its highest viewer rating was 42.2%. The first and the second episode of the series will air on KNTV in July, and the rest of the series will start airing in August.

[PIC] Kim will soon come back to Korea after giving interviews to the Japanese media sources.

Source: Star Daily News

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Kim Soo-hyun sings on The Moon Embracing the Sun drama

Kim Soo-hyun sings on The Moon Embracing the Sun drama

Kim Soo-hyun sings on ‘The Moon Embracing the Sun’ drama

Kim Soo-hyun

Lead actor Kim Soo-hyun from the hit MBC drama “The Moon Embracing the Sun” will contribute a song to the program’s soundtrack.

Kim’s agency announced on Friday that the song, “Only You,” will be included in episode six of the drama, which will be aired tomorrow.

“Kim decided to take part in the recording as a thank-you present to followers of the drama,” said a representative from Kim’s agency, Keyeast Entertainment.

This isn’t the first time that the 24-year-old rising star has recorded a song for an original soundtrack. Last year, much to the delight of fans, he sang “Dreaming” for the KBS 2TV drama “Dream High,” in which he also starred.

“The Moon Embracing the Sun” will wrap up its final two episodes, which will air on March 14 and 15.

The broadcast was delayed for a week following a strike in which MBC, YTN and KBS unionists demanded that the media bring back fair and unbiased reporting.

By Carla Sunwoo

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Kim Soo Hyun to release OST song for  ‘The Moon Embracing the Sun’

Kim Soo Hyun to release OST song for ‘The Moon Embracing the Sun’

Kim Soo Hyun to release OST song forThe Moon Embracing the Sun

It was revealed that Kim Soo Hyun participated in the ost of the drama The moon embracing the Sun. On 13th March, the song Only You (part 6 of the ost) will be released via several online music portals in Korea.

Kim Soo Hyuns agency Keyeast expressed that In order to thank the audience for their support, Kim Soo Hyun participated in the ost of the drama, hope that everyone can show support.

The song Only You is about desolate love towards a woman, matching with the storyline of the main characters in the drama. The song will also aids in shaping the beautiful and romantic love of the story.

Kim Soo Hyun has shown his amazing singing abilities from the ost of Dream HighDreaming. This time for Only You, he will show everyone a more matured voice. With a moderate tempo and Kim Soo Hyuns unique low pitch voice, the sorrow feelings in the song are able to influence the audience instantly.

The drama The Moon Embracing the Sun will resume airing on 14th March, the finale will be on 15th.

Source : BNT News + Keyeast

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The Moon Embracing the Sun: Kim Soo Hyun kisses Han Ga In

The Moon Embracing the Sun: Kim Soo Hyun kisses Han Ga In

The Moon Embracing the Sun: Kim Soo Hyun kisses Han Ga In Kim Soo Hyun and Han Ga In finally kisses in the drama series The Moon Embracing the Sun.

On February 28, the crew of MBC TVs drama series The Moon Embracing the Sun released some pictures of Kim and Hans kissing scene.

In the pictures, Kim and Han are gazing lovely at each other and kissing, increasing the viewers expectations about a happy ending of their love.

In the scene that shows the love between Hwon (played by Kim Soo Hyun) and Yeon Woo (played by Han Ga In), which has lasted for eight years, Yeon Woo also drops tears after realizing the real meaning of The Moon Embracing the Sun.

One of the crew of the drama series says, Hwon and Yeon Woo are finally together. Unlike the other episodes, the episodes airing from now on will show several scenes of their romance.

The kissing scene will be unveiled in the 17th episode of The Moon Embracing the Sun, which will air on February 29.

Source: Xportsnews

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The Moon Embracing the Sun Tops Weekly Ratings Chart for 6th Times

The Moon Embracing the Sun Tops Weekly Ratings Chart for 6th Times

MBC Wednesday and Thursday drama series The Moon Embracing the Sun hit the ratings that over 40% on the week ending February 26th, 2012, winning the weekly viewership ratings ranking for 6th times in a row.

According to the data released by ABG Nielson ratings research company on the morning of February 27th, 2012, The Moon Embracing the Sun recorded the average rating of 40.2 for the week from February 20th, 2012 to February 26th, 2012, the highest among all TV programs broadcast for the week, won the championship of the weekly ratings for six weeks in a row.

The newly debuted KBS2 weekend My Husband Got a Family (Unexpected You) achieved the average rating of 25.6% in that week, ranked at second place in the weekly ratings chart, while KBSs Gag Concert ranked at third position with 22.3% ratings score, at the same became the most popular entertainment program.

The Moon Embracing the Sun Tops Weekly Ratings Chart for 6th Times

KBS daily drama My One and Only (Only You) and KBS news programs News at 9 came in fourth and fifth positions of the week ratings list.

via MyDaily

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The Moon Embracing the Sun Episode 17 Synopsis Summary

The Moon Embracing the Sun Episode 17 Synopsis Summary

Synopsis Summary for Episode 17 of The Moon Embracing the Sun (The Moon that Embraces the Sun / The Sun and the Moon)

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Hwon who finally resolved all the mysteries is shouting and sobbing grievingly. He goes to infirmary care house to find Yeon Woo, and hugs her firmly and passionately.

But suddenly a masked assassin appears at the infirmary to lay murderous hand on Yeon Woo. While Yang Myung, Woon and Hwon are in the tussle with assassin to protect Yeon Woo, Yang Myung threws off assassin, grabs the hand of Yeon Woo and runs away.

On the other hand, Yoon Dae Hyung who didnt manage to capture Yeon Woo secretly commands the sending of assassin to Seongsucheong to assassination state shaman Nok Young.

While Hwon recalls the scene of Yang Myung brought away Yeon Woo, his expression becomes stern.

The Moon Embracing the Sun Episode 17 Synopsis Summary

The Moon that Embraces the Sun Episode 17 Preview Video

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