The Legend of the Blue Sea

The Legend of the Blue Sea (2016)

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
  • Creator: Park Ji-eun
  • First Air Date: 2016-11-16
  • Last Air Date: 2016-11-20
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 22
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 60 min.
  • Production Company: Studio Dragon
  • Networks: SBS
  • Director:
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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.

  • Keywords: mermaid, con man, promise, historical fiction, past life
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    The Legend of the Blue Sea Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date:
    1 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2016-11-16
    22 Episodes

    The Legend of the Blue Sea Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Episode 170 min
    Season 1Episode 2Episode 270 min
    Season 1Episode 3Episode 370 min
    Season 1Episode 4Episode 470 min
    Season 1Episode 5Episode 570 min
    Season 1Episode 6Episode 670 min
    Season 1Episode 7Episode 770 min
    Season 1Episode 8Episode 870 min
    Season 1Episode 9Episode 970 min
    Season 1Episode 10Episode 1070 min
    Season 1Episode 11Episode 1170 min
    Season 1Episode 12Episode 1270 min
    Season 1Episode 13Episode 1370 min
    Season 1Episode 14Episode 1470 min
    Season 1Episode 15Episode 1570 min
    Season 1Episode 16Episode 1670 min
    Season 1Episode 17Episode 1770 min
    Season 1Episode 18Episode 1870 min
    Season 1Episode 19Episode 1970 min
    Season 1Episode 20Episode 2070 min
    • Jun Ji-hyun

      as Sim Chung/Se Hwa
    • Lee Min-ho 

      as Heo Joon-Jae / Kim Moo
    • Lee Hee-joon

      as Jo Nam-Doo
    • Shin Won-ho

      as Tae-Oh
    • Lee Ji-hoon

      as Heo Chi-Hyun
    • Hwang Shin-hye

      as Kang Seo-Hee
    • Choi Jeong-woo

      as Heo Gil-Joong
    • Na Young-hee

      as Mo Yoo-Ran
    • Shin Hye-sun

      as Cha Si-A
    • Moon So-ri

      as Ahn Jin-Joo
    • Sung Dong-il

      as Ma Dae-Young / Mr. Yang
    • Park Hae-soo

      as Hong Dong-Pyo
    • Krystal Jung

      as Min-Ji
    • Shin Eun-soo

      as Sim Chung (young)
    • Kal So-won

      as Sim Chung (child)
    • Park Jin-young

      as Heo Joon-Jae (young)
    • Jeon Jin-seo

      as Heo Joon-Jae (child)
    Writing Park Ji-eun Writer
    Directing Jin Hyuk Director