Descendants of the Sun 태양의 후예: Plot Overview, Cast, OST, and more… (Profile)

Beloved by fans around the globe, Descendants of the Sun is one of the most successful and popular K-Dramas of all time, With an exciting love story, action, and a fantastic plot, Descendants of the Sun is absolutely a must-watch show!

Index:

  1. introduction
  2. about Descendants of the Sun
  3. Descendants of the Sun OST
  4. Descendants of the Sun Cast

This drama follows Song Joong-Ki and Song Hye-Kyo’s characters as they face challenging obstacles and their changing relationship. Since this drama was released, the characters, OST, and plot have all become incorporated into modern pop culture and has become one of the most recognizable programs of the hallyu wave.

I would recommend this drama to anybody looking for a lead couple for whom you can cheer and cry, as well as a wild plot that keeps you at the edge of your seat.


Plot:

“He must kill to serve his country. She must save all lives. Two star-crossed lovers meet in a war-town foreign land.”

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Descendants of the Sun Trailer
about Descendants of the Sun
  • Korean Name: 태양의 후예
  • Release Year: 2016
  • Number of Seasons: 1
  • Genre: Comedy, Action, Drama
  • IMDB Rating: 8.3
  • Cast: Song Joong-Ki, Song Hye-Kyo, Jin Goo, Kim Ji-Won (among others)

Descendants of the Sun OST
  • Everytime (Punch, Chen (EXO))
  • This Love (DAVICHI)
  • Talk Love (K.Will)
  • Always (Yoon Mirae)
  • You’re My Everything (Gummy)
  • Once Again (Kim Na Young, Mad Clown)
  • By My Side (SG Wannabe)
  • How can I Love You (Xia)
  • Wind Beneath Your Wings (M.C)
Everytime (Punch, Chen (EXO))
Talk Love (K.Will)
This Love (DAVICHI)
Always (Yoon Mirae)
You’re My Everything (Gummy)
Once Again (Kim Na Young, Mad Clown)

Descendants of the Sun Cast
  • Song Joong-ki
  • Song Hye-kyo
  • Jin Goo
  • Kim Ji-won
more on the main cast

Song Joong-ki

About:
  • Korean Name: 송중기
  • Birthday: 19/9/85
  • Astrological zodiac sign: Virgo
  • Chinese zodiac sign: Ox
  • Nationality: South Korean

Song Joong Ki can be seen acting in Vincenzo (2021) and Descendants of the Sun (2016) among others.

Song Hye-kyo

About:
  • Korean Name: 송혜교
  • Birthday: 22/11/81
  • Astrological zodiac sign: Scorpio
  • Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster
  • Nationality: South Korean

Song Hye-Kyo can be seen acting in Descendants of the Sun (2016) and That Winter, The Wind Blows (2013) among others.

Kim Ji-won

About:
  • Korean Name: 김지원
  • Birthday: 19/10/92
  • Astrological zodiac sign: Libra
  • Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey
  • Nationality: South Korean

Km Ji-won can be seen acting in Lovestruck in the City (2020), Fight For My Way (2017) and Descendants of the Sun (2016) among others.

Jin Goo

About:
  • Korean Name: 진구
  • Birthday: 20/7/80
  • Astrological zodiac sign: Cancer
  • Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey
  • Nationality: South Korean

Jin Goo can be seen acting in Legal High (2019) and Descendants of the Sun (2016) among others.

other actors featured on the cast
  • Park Hoon
  • Choi Woong
  • Ahn Bo-hyun
  • Onew
  • Lee Seung-joon
  • Seo Jeong-yeon
  • Park Hwan-hee
  • Hyun Jyu-ni
  • Tae In-ho
  • Park Ah-in
  • Jo Woo-ri
  • Kang Shin-il
  • Kim Byung-chul
  • Kim Min-seok
  • Cho Tae-kwan
  • Jeon Soo-jin
  • David Lee Mclnnis
  • Dean Dawson
  • Jo Jae-yoon
  • Lee Yi-kyung
  • Zyon Barreto
  • Elena Zhernovaya
  • David Pipes
  • Ji Seung-hyun
  • Kwak In-joon
  • Joey Albright
  • Lee Kwang-soo
  • Lee Jong-hyuk
  • Matthew Douma
  • Jung Ji-won
  • Park Tae-won
  • Ryu Hwa-young
  • Jun In-taek
  • Park Joon-geum
  • Yoo Ah-in
  • Lee Jae-yong
  • Nam Ki-ae

Gripping, addictive, and beloved by millions, this show is a first-class K-Drama. For more on this show, the cast, and more, keep reading here:

Eden McLeod

Hi, Eden here! I am the main writer and publisher at ME Asia. I am a professional writer and blogger. I love creating content that can introduce future fans to incredible artists, actors, and musicians from around the globe!

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