Miss Crash Landing On You? The K-drama is coming back as a musical
The musical adaptation of the popular TV series is expected to kick off in Seoul in mid-2022.
If you loved watching the K-drama Crash Landing On You, you’ll be happy to know that it’s coming back – in the form of a musical this time.
Korean entertainment news portals reported on Monday (Mar 29) that production company Pop Music will be adapting the popular TV series into a musical by 2022.
According to Soompi, Pop Music has signed global publication rights with Studio Dragon and that performances will start in Seoul in mid-2022. The company’s CEO Kim Jin-seok revealed that they’ve received lots of interest about the project from actors and foreign production companies because of the series’ popularity.
Crash Landing On You, which aired on tvN in South Korea, is about a South Korean heiress (played by actress Son Ye-jin) who is forced to make an emergency landing in North Korea when she has a paragliding mishap. She meets a North Korean officer (played by Hyun Bin) who ends up helping her and despite unpleasant initial encounters, the two fall in love.
The series finale, which aired in February 2020, scored the highest viewership record in tvN history. The K-drama is also available on Netflix for international audiences.