Overview

How can a mermaid from the Joseon era survive in modern-day Seoul? Shim Chung is a mermaid who finds herself transplanted to modern times. She is caught by Heo Joon Jae, a charming but cold con artist who is the doppelgänger for Kim Moon, the son of a nobleman from the Joseon Dynasty. But in the present time, Joon Jae works with Jo Nam Doo, a skilled conman who guides Joon Jae to become a genius scammer. But Joon Jae’s friend, Cha Shi Ah, who works as a researcher at KAIST, may be Chung’s only hope for surviving in her strange new world.

  1. Park Ji-eun

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Jun Ji-hyun

    Jun Ji-hyun

    Sim Chung/Se Hwa

    20 Episodes

  2. Lee Min-ho

    Lee Min-ho

    Heo Joon-Jae / Kim Moo

    20 Episodes

  3. Lee Hee-joon

    Lee Hee-joon

    Jo Nam-Doo

    20 Episodes

  4. Shin Won-ho

    Shin Won-ho

    Tae-Oh

    20 Episodes

  5. Lee Ji-hoon

    Lee Ji-hoon

    Heo Chi-Hyun

    20 Episodes

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Last Season

The Legend of the Blue Sea

Season 1

2016 | 20 Episodes

Season 1 of The Legend of the Blue Sea premiered on November 16, 2016.

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The Legend of the Blue Sea
The Legend of the Blue Sea

Facts

Original Name 푸른 바다의 전설

Status Ended

Network

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Certification

  • 15

    Meaning

    This rating is for programs that contain material that may be inappropriate for children under 15, and that parental discretion should be used. Examples include most dramas, and talk shows on OTA (over-the-air) TV (KBS, MBC, SBS), and many American TV shows/dramas on Cable TV channels like OCN and OnStyle. The programs that have this rating may include moderate or strong adult themes, language, sexual inference, and violence. As with the TV-MA rating in North America, this rating is commonly applied to live events where the occurrence of inappropriate dialogue is unpredictable. Since 2007, this rating is the most used rating for TV.

Type Scripted

Original Language Korean

Runtime 60m

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