SBS’ new Wednesday-Thursday drama ‘Three Days’ is already being flooded with love calls from overseas. And it’s all thanks to the popularity of the leading roles, Park Yoochun and Park Ha Sun.
TSUTAYA, Japan’s biggest DVD/CD sales and rental business, held a survey from January 1st, 2013 till November 30th on ‘The Year’s Best 20 Korean Dramas’, and found MBC’s ‘Dongi’ and SBS’ ‘Rooftop Prince’ coming in at first and second place respectively.
‘Rooftop Prince’ was the 2012 drama Park Yoochun starred in and was aired on KNTV and TBS last year due to its immense popularity. Through the production, Park Yoochun was able to solidify his position as a top Hallyu actor in Japan.
‘Dongi’ has been loved in Japan since it aired in 2010. Park Ha Sun, who played the role of Queen Inhyeon in the drama, has become a favorite of the Japanese people as well.
Park Yoochun and Park Ha Sun will respectively play Han Tae Kyung, a bodyguard of the Blue House, and Yoon Bo Won, a female police officer. As the leading roles of the two dramas with the most influence in Japan in 2013, Park Yoochun and Park Ha Sun’s appearance in the drama is already created a buzz amongst overseas buyers.
Lee Ji Soo from Goldsum Pictures, the production company of ‘Three Days’, stated, “The results from TSUTAYA’s polls are encouraging. ‘Three Days’ has already received love calls from overseas, asking to buy broadcasting rights. Park Yoochun and Park Ha Sun will help lead to the path towards created a new Korean genre.”
With filming beginning last month, ‘Three Days’ brings together screenwriter Kim Eun Hui and PD Shin Kyung Soo, as well as actors Park Yoochun, Park Ha Sun, Sohn Hyun Joo, Yoon Jae Moon, Jang Hyun Sung and So Yi Hyun.
‘Three Days’ will begin airing in February as the followup of ‘You, Who Came from the Stars’.
Source: [SBS E!]
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