On March 29, the production company Pop Music Entertainment announced that they will be opening a musical version of the tvN drama Crash Landing On You in 2022.
The drama was released in 2019. It follows a South Korean chaebol heiress who, while paragliding in Seoul, crashes in the North Korean portion of the demilitarized zone. She then meets a captain in the Korean People’s Army, and they fall in love.
CEO of Pop Music Entertainment, Kim Jin Seok, explained that they have already completed a copyright contract with Studio Dragon. The announcement has also already been getting inquiries from actors and foreign production companies.
The drama gained huge success amongst fans. The ratings from the final show made it the third highest-rated Korean drama in cable television history.
Fans can look forward to seeing how they will transport the magic of the small screen to the stage.