This highly anticipated drama has only gotten more hype since the premiere of the first episode on November 16th! ‘Legend Of the Blue Sea‘ had a higher viewer rating than the first episode of the famous 2016 drama, ‘Descendants of The Sun‘. This is only making fans hungrier for more.
On November 21st, SBS showed off the amazing skills of leading lady, the beautiful mermaid, Jun Ji Hyun. In the behind the scenes video, Ji Hyun dons her gorgeous tail and dives into the water. The camera crew used various methods including a cameraman using a drone on a boat and divers, to perfect the underwater scenes which are incredibly aesthetically pleasing. The costume team also incorporated various seashell accessories to make the mermaid more human-like.
Watch the video below:
While most might find discomfort in being underwater for such an long period of time, Ji Hyun showed true dedication and an incredible attention to detail.
Catch ‘Legend of the Blue Sea’ on Wednesdays and Thursdays!
What do you think of the drama so far and of Jun Ji Hyun’s portrayal of a mermaid?
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Source: X Sports News
Edited By: Acacia