Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo is a periodic South Korean drama series. It is based on the Chinese novel of Bu Bu Jing Xin by Tong Hua. The show follows a young woman who is sent back in time during a moon eclipse. Ever since the first season of the series premiered on SBS, many fans have been waiting for Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo Season 2.
Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo is a Korean drama series based on a Chinese drama inspired by Tong Hua’s novel, Bu Bu Jing Xin. The show revolves around a woman modern woman in her twenties. She travels back to the time of the Goryeo Dynasty during a total solar eclipse.
During King Taejo’s rule around the year 941, She awakens in the body of a teenage girl named Hae Soo. Hae Soo first develops a sweet bond with the kindhearted 8th Prince Wang Wook. After that, she becomes friends with all of the royal princes of the Wang dynasty. However, Prince Wang Wook’s marriage to Hae Soo’s cousin prevented their relationship from progressing.
In the story, Hae Soo discovers herself finding love with the heartless 4th Prince Wang So. He conceals his disfigured face behind a mask. The series focus on Soo’s battle on how she became caught up in a political environment where lives were at risk. As they become embroiled in a competition that compels them to murder one another for the King’s throne. Her relationship with the royal princes is also impacted.
Will There Be Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo Season 2?
The first season of the Kdrama series premiered on SBS on August 1, 2016. Meanwhile, the season ended with its twentieth episode premiering on November 1, 2016. Now, talking about the show’s potential return, we know that despite lukewarm critical response, the first season of the show has quite popular among the fans. However, we should also not forget the fact the Kdramas have a history of airing for only one season. On top of that, even after six years, there has not been any buzz about the Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo Season 2. So as far as we know, the second season is most likely not happening.
Who Could Star In The Second Season?
The cast of the Kdrama series features Li Ji-Eun or IU in the role of Go Ha-jin. Meanwhile, Lee Joon-gi stars as the 4th Prince Wang So, and Kang Ha-Neul plays the 8th Prince Wang Wook. Moreover, the cast of the series also stars Hong Jong-hyun as the 3rd Prince Wang Yo, Kim San-ho as Crown Prince Wang Mu, and Yoon Sun-woo playing Prince Wang Won.
Moreover, there is Jo Min-ki played King Taejo, Park Ji-young as Queen Yoo, and Jung Kyung-soon appearing as Queen Hwangbo, among many others. If the show is renewed for Moon Lovers Scarlet Heart Ryeo Season 2, we might see the cast of the show returning to their respective roles. On the other hand, there will also be some new additions if the story expands further.