Romance / Fantasy

Legend of the Blue Sea

Fate conspires to throw a mermaid (Jun Ji-hyun) and a man (Lee Min-ho) together across the bounds of time, often with disastrous consequences. But in the present day, will they be able to reverse their fortune and alter its course?

In the Josean era, nobleman Kim Moon (Lee Min-ho) rescues mermaid Shim Chung (Jun Ji-hyun) from certain death and suffers the consequences.  In the modern day, they meet again under different circumstances.  Heo Joon-jae (Lee Min-ho) is a con artist that works with two friends, Jo Nam Doo (Lee Hee-joon) and hacker Tae0oh (Shin Won-ho) on elaborate schemes to make money.  After a successful con, he takes a holiday in Spain where he meets up with a mysterious woman (Shim Chung) in his hotel room.

Directed by: Jin Hyuk, Park Seon-Ho
Written by: Park Ji-eun
Starring: Jun Ji-hyun, Lee Min-ho, Lee Hee-joon, Shin Hye-sun, Shin Won-ho, Lee Ji-hoon, Kal So-won, Shin Eun-soo, Jeo Jeon-seo, Park Jin-young
Extended Cast: Shim Mi-young, Hwang Shin-hye, Sung Dong-il, Choi Jung-woo, Moon So-ri, Park Hae-soo, Kim Sung-ryung, Park Ji-il, Choi Kwon, Shin Rin-ah, Hong Jin-kyung, Lee Jae-won, Lee Hoe-jae, Go Gyu-pil, Krystal Jung, Ahn Jae-hong, Cha Tae-hyun, Kim Kang-hyun, Park Jin-joo, Jo Jung-suk, Jeong Yoo-mi, Kim Sun-young, Im Won-hee, Kim Seul-gi
Original network: SBS TV
Original release: 16 November 2016 – 25 January 2017
No. of episodes: 20 + 1 special
Running Time: 60 mins
Executive producer(s): Kim Sun-jung, Jinnie Jin-hee, Lee Ji-hyun
Production Company(s): Culture Depot, Studio Dragon
Distributor: SBS, Studio Dragon (international)