Last March, GMA-7's acquired the rights to air the hit Korean drama series Descendants of the Sun. The series stars A-list South Korean superstars Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo.
Finally, the Kapuso network will air the series starting this Monday, July 25.
DOTS will air right after the epic telefantasya Encantadia starring Glaiza de Castro, Kylie Padilla, Gabbi Garcia, and Sanya Lopez. The Korean drama series will replace Once Again starring Aljur Abrenica and Janine Gutierrez.
Joong Ki and Hye Kyo already appeared on several K-dramas that aired on the Kapuso network. In 2013, Joong-Ki played the character of Maru in Innocent Man. Meanwhile, Hye Kyo is popularly known for her portrayal as Jessie in Full House (2004) and Jenny in Endless Love: Autumn in my Heart (2000) which both aired in the Kapuso network's primetime block.
Here are some fun facts and trivia about the Koreanovela Descendants of the Sun: