Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo is based on Chinese novel “Bu Bu Jing Xin” by Tong Hua which was originally published online in 2005 on Jinjiang Original Network.
This drama was fully pre-produced before airing which is a departure from the live-shoot production format that characterizes most Korean dramas. The Filming Began on 2016-Jan and Completed on 2016-June-30. The series will be simulcast in China, Japan and Hong Kong.
The story set up in the early of Goryeo regime. Hae Soo (IU), a 25 year old girl from modern era got transported back to Goryeo dynasty and got trapped in the conflicts and struggles between princes of Wang’s House. There, she falls in love with Wang So (Lee Joon Ki) who makes other people tremble with fear.
- Drama: Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo
- Revised romanization: Dalui Yeonin – Bobogyungsim Ryeo
- Hangul: 달의 연인-보보경심 려
- Director: Kim Kyu-Tae
- Writer: Tong Hua (novel), Jo Yoon-Young
- Network: SBS
- Episodes: 20
- Release Date: August 29 – November 1, 2016
- Runtime: Monday & Tuesday 22:00
- Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo Torrent Files takes over the SBS Monday & Tuesday 22:00 time slot previously occupied by “Doctors” and will be replaced by “Dr. Romantic” on November 7, 2016.