GMA-7 to air ‘Descendants of the Sun’ Remake this 2019

TV network GMA-7 has announced that it will be airing its remake of popular K-Drama Descendants of the Sun.

The Philippine adaptation is one of the shows the network is planning to air this 2019. The list of upcoming shows by GMA-7 was announced in the Kapuso New Year Countdown on December 31, 2018.

Watch the network’s omnibus plug here:

In an interview with PEP.PH, GMA Senior Vice President for Entertainment Lilybeth G. Rasonable said that the network is currently preparing for the selection of cast members and the set location.

GMA-7 is no stranger to remaking popular Korean dramas. It aired remakes of shows such as Stairway to Heaven, Autumn in my Heart, My Lovely Sam Soon, Full House, and Coffee Prince, among many others.

Its recent K-Drama remake was My Love from the Star in 2017, which starred Jennelyn Mercado, Gil Cuerva, Christian Bautista, and Jackie Rice.

What do you think of the Philippine remake of Descendants of the Sun? And who do you think should be the cast? Let us know in the comments section!

Bea Mandac
Bea was introduced to the world of Korean culture through Full House, Jewel in the Palace, BoA, and TVXQ. She is also a fan of J-Pop, figure skating, and tennis. When not in her day job, she likes to be alone in her room or in a café with her pen and paper, or a laptop. She co-runs a figure skating blog with fellow KStreet contributor Clara. You can reach her on Twitter.

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