Korean drama fans are in for the biggest summer treat ever as the first and true home of Asianovelas, ABS-CBN, premieres on Monday (May 8) two of the biggest Koreanovelas of 2016— “Legend of the Blue Sea” and “Goblin” — topbilled by two of the hottest and most popular Asian superstars today, Lee Min Ho and Gong Yoo.
The biggest Korean fantasy-romance drama “Legend of the Blue Sea” marks the return of the King of Asianovelas, Lee Min Ho, on Philippine television after ABS-CBN last aired his series “The Heirs” in 2014. The series, which gave Min Ho the Top Excellence Award as an actor in the 2016 SBS Drama Awards, also stars international superstar and one of Korea’s sought after leading ladies, Jun Ji-Hyun.
Afternoon viewing definitely gets more exciting with the timeless love story of mortal Andrei (Lee Min Ho) and immortal mermaid Sheena (Jun Ji-Hyun). Watch as Sheena finds Andrei in his new persona at present time and rekindles the love they have in their past lives.
Meanwhile, the magic of love continues on Primetime Bida with premiere of the groundbreaking Korean fantasy drama “Goblin.” The series formally welcomes ‘Train to Busan’ star Gong Yoo’ as a Kapamilya and ‘My Girl’ leading man, Lee Dong Wook,” in his PH TV comeback.
“Goblin” recently won the Grand Award at the 53rd Baeksang Art Awards with lead star Gong Yoo bagging the Best Actor award for his portrayal as the Goblin.
This award-winning fantasy love story follows the journey of a brave general named Kim Shin, who is cursed to live forever as a Goblin, an immortal protector of souls. After 900 years, he finally meets a woman that can end the curse— Erin, the Goblin’s bride. He, however, falls in love with the sweet and innocent young lady and risks both their lives in the name of love.
Don’t miss the premiere of “Legend of the Blue Sea” after “The Better Half,” and “Goblin,” after “A Love to Last” this Monday (May 8) only in the first and true home of Asianovelas, ABS-CBN.