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‘Descendants of the Sun’ Filming Site Bustling with Visitors

‘Descendants of the Sun’ Filming Site Bustling with Visitors

TAEBAEK, South Korea, Aug. 30 (Korea Bizwire) – Taebaek city has seen a dramatic increase in tourists since the official opening of a filming site of “Descendants of the Sun,” city officials said Monday.  Tourists have visited the remote city in Gangwon Province to check out the filming site of KBS 2TV’s sensationally popular series [...]

Popularity of Korean Military TV Series Generates Interest in Army Officers

Popularity of Korean Military TV Series Generates Interest in Army Officers

SEOUL, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) – ‘Descendants of the Sun’ is a hit Korean military television series starring Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo. The series, which aired from February 24 to April 22 in Korea, was a huge success with an average audience share of 30.09 percent. The popularity of the series has increased public [...]

‘Descendants of the Sun’ Caps Off Historic Season with Record Breaking Viewership

‘Descendants of the Sun’ Caps Off Historic Season with Record Breaking Viewership

SEOUL, April 18 (Korea Bizwire) – “Descendants of the Sun” has concluded what will go down in South Korean history as one of the brightest moments in TV with another renewed viewership record, data showed Monday. The KBS 2TV series garnered a 36.8 percent viewership on average over last week’s Wednesday-Thursday night broadcasts, data by [...]

‘Descendants of the Sun’ Brings Taebaek and Greece Together

‘Descendants of the Sun’ Brings Taebaek and Greece Together

TAEBEK, April 15 (Korea Bizwire) – The two locations where the epic Korean drama ‘Descendants of the Sun‘ was filmed, Taebek and Zákinthos (Greece), have entered an agreement for cooperation and exchange. Taebaek announced the joyous occasion after inking the agreement with the city of Zákinthos. ‘Descendants of the Sun’, a Korean drama which gave viewers all [...]