Fans of hit Korean drama ?Descendants of the Sun? are now awaiting the show?s return more than ever amid rumors that production for season two has already began.
Reports have also surfaced that conflicts in schedule have caused stars Song Hye Kyo and Song Joong Ki to no longer return to play the lead roles of Kang Mo-Yeon and Yoo Shi-Jin. Because of this, many believe that ?Descendants of the Sun? season two will focus on the story of Sergeant Major Seo Dae Young (Jin Goo) and General Yoon?s daughter Yoon Myung Joo (Kim Ji-Won). The two characters? storyline during season one was well received by the show?s fans.
However, some would wonder if this tandem and their romance will come close to the global phenomenon caused by the love story of Kang Mo-Yeon and Yoo Shi-Jin. The former lead stars have even been making news for allegedly having a secret romantic relationship off-camera.
While this development has made many fans happy and even more eager for the show to be back on TV, some think that the romance could just be a publicity stint to keep the public interested as production remains mum on the exact date of the show?s return. . ?
Some rumors about Song Joong Ki have also been circulating while fans await ?Descendants of the Sun? season two. A report from Movie News Guide detailed how some have been questioning the sexuality of the international heartthrob, claiming he allegedly prefers men over women. The rumors resurfaced after initially being raised in 2011, when Song Joong Ki starred in the drama series ?Sungkyunkwan Scandal.?
However, the actor has previously denied the gay accusations, even advising his critics to focus on his skills as an actor instead of dwelling on rumors and his physical appearance.
Since season two of ?Descendants of the Sun? is supposedly scheduled all the way in 2017, Song Joong Ki and the rest of the cast just might have to be more cautious about any new rumors about the show and their personal lives.