Good news is on the way for all the fans of the in-demand k-drama “Crash Landing on You.” The show is making a comeback in the form of a Musical. T2N Media and Pop Music production companies have joined hands with Studio Dragon, the media powerhouse that was responsible for the k-drama “Crash Landing on You” to remake the series into a musical. On March 29, Pop Music informed the fans that the drama would be remade into a musical in the year 2022 in Seoul.
“Crash Landing on You” is the highest-rated drama on Korean Television. Yoon Se-Ri, a South Korean billionaire and CEO, crash lands in North Korea after a paragliding mishap. She meets Ri Jeong-Hyeok, a North Korean Special Forces Unit Captain. Forbidden Romance was the major theme for this drama.
Due to the border conflicts and tension between the two countries, it was clear the pair have to face a lot of causalities and culture shocks before being one. Ri Jeong-Hyeok takes up the responsibility to shift Yoon Se-Ri safely and securely back to South Korea. The couples were separated from each other by their respective governments. However, after a few plot jumps, they were shown to be reunited in Switzerland.
There was action, romance, comedy, and a perfect dose of heartbreak in the drama. Fans absolutely fell in love with the on-screen chemistry between Ri Jeong-Hyeok and Yoon Se-Ri. What made it more interesting is the fact that the show was able to portray the livelihood of those who live in North Korean villages. Two different cultures were depicted with utmost care. Everyone involved in the making of the drama did an outstanding job in giving life to the characters.
What to expect from “Crash Landing on You” Musical Remake?
Within the year 2022, the hit k-drama “Crash Landing on You” will be remade into a musical show as announced by Pop Music, the production company. A teaser poster has been released. It had a piano situated in the village of Iseltwald, Switzerland. Live performances are scheduled to start in Seoul in mid-2022. The casting for the roles will begin soon. CEO of Pop Music, Kim Jinseok, said, “We have completed the copyright contract with Studio Dragon, and we are going to select major staff members and start casting actors. Inquiries from many actors and overseas production companies are ongoing.”
So, there is not much official announcement or information regarding the Musical Remake of the same. Stay tuned with us for the latest updates of the musical version of Crash Landing on You.
“Crash Landing on You” K-drama Casting and Production Details.
“Crash Landing on You,” the drama aired its first episode on 14th December 2019, and it ran till 16th February 2020. It had 16 episodes that had an average run length of 70 minutes for each episode. The show even had many beautiful songs and OSTs, including IU’s “Give You My Heart,” which topped the charts the day it was released.
Hyun Bin as Ri Jeong-Hyeok and Son Ye-Jin as Yoon Se-Ri were cast in the show. Much to the fans’ joy and surprise, the on-screen couple Hyun Bin and Ye-Jin have confirmed that they are now indeed an off-screen couple as well.
Lee Jeong Hyo directed the show and Park Ji Eun was the screenwriter. Supporting cast members included Oh Man Suk as the Lieutenant Commander, Nam Kyung Eup as Se Ri’s father, Choi Dae Hoon as Se Ri’s eldest brother, Park Hyung Soo as Se Ri’s second older brother, and many more.
“Crash Landing on You” K-drama Episode Guide.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 1 was released on December 14, 2019.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 2 was released on December 15, 2019.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 3 was released on December 21, 2019.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 4 was released on December 22, 2019.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 5 was released on December 28, 2019.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 6 was released on December 29, 2019.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 7 was released on January 11, 2020.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 8 was released on January 12, 2020.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 9 was released on January 18, 2020.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 10 was released on January 19, 2020.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 11 was released on February 01, 2020.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 12 was released on February 02, 2020.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 13 was released on February 08, 2020.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 14 was released on February 09, 2020.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 15 was released on February 15, 2020.
- “Crash Landing on You” episode 16 was released on February 16, 2020.
All the above episodes of the drama “Crash Landing on You” can be streamed on Netflix with subtitles.