Reasons to Watch Lovers of The Red Sky, a High Rating Romantic Drama!
The Korean drama Lovers of the Red Sky scored high ratings since its premiere. The first episode of Lovers of the Red Sky which aired on Monday (30/8/2021) received a rating of 6.6 percent.
Lovers of the Red Sky experienced an increase in ratings when it aired the second episode with a rating of 8.8 percent. Combining themes of history, fantasy, and romance, Lovers of the Red Sky has successfully captured the attention of South Korea.
Lovers Of The Red Sky follows the romance of Hong Chun Gi (played by Kim Yoo Jung), a talented female painter in the Joseon era. He was born blind but miraculously regained his sight.
Ha Ram (played by Ahn Hyo Seop) is a blind fortune-teller who can read astrology despite losing sight. Hong Chun Gi fell in love with her and kept appearing before her.
reasons to watch Lovers of the Red Sky:
1. Lovers of the Red Sky Storyline
The Korean drama Lovers of the Red Sky is adapted from a historical novel, with the same title by Jung Eun Gwol. A number of his novels have been adapted into high-rated Korean dramas.
Previously, the author’s novel was made into the Korean drama The Moon Embracing the Sun, starring Kim Soo Hyun. There is also the Korean drama Sungkyunkwan Scandal, starring Song Joong Ki.
2. Actions of Actor
The acting of the main cast of the Korean drama Lovers of the Red Sky is unquestionable. Kim Yoo Jung has made her acting debut at the age of 4 and is considered a child actress in South Korea.
The Hong Chun Gi actor has starred in several Korean dramas such as Passion for Now and Backstreet Rookie. He also starred in the historical drama Love in the Moonlight in 2016.
Ahn Hyo Seop is a Canadian singer and actor best known for his roles in the Korean dramas Still 17, Abyss, and Dr. Romantic 2. Before making his acting debut, he was a trainee at JYP Entertainment.
The second lead, Gong Myung is part of Korea’s first actor group 5urprise. The older brother of NCT’s Doyoung is no stranger to Korean drama fans Be Melodramatic, The Bride of Habaek, and Drinking Solo.
Viewers of the Korean drama Lovers of the Red Sky can look forward to the love triangle story of Kim Yoo Jung, Ahn Hyo Seop, and Gong Myung.
3. Famous Korean Director
The Korean drama with a total of 16 episodes was worked on by the famous director, Jang Tae Yoo. He is known to bring suspenseful stories to life.
While attending the press conference, Jang Tae Yoo revealed that Lovers of the Red Sky is a combination of his three Korean dramas.
The fantasy aspect is taken from My Love from the Star, the political aspect is from Tree with Deep Roots, while the artistic aspect is from Painter of the Wind.
The storyline and the acting of the players made the Korean drama Lovers of the Red Sky achieve a high rating. In addition to the charm of the main players, the latest episode of Lovers of the Red Sky is getting more and more anticipated because of the supporting players.
In the government office, there is Choi Won Ho (played by Kim Kwang Gyu) who manages a group of painters. Han Geon (played by Jang Hyun Sung) plays the greatest painter of all time.
In the palace, there are King Sungjo (played by Jo Sung Ha) and Mi Soo (played by Chae Gook Hee) who are in charge of religious ceremonies for the country.
As well as Granny Samshin (played by Moon Sook), a goddess who leads children and childbirth in Korean folklore. Lovers of the Red Sky will feature various creatures from other worlds such as tiger gods and goblins.