The U.S. to remake ‘My Love from the Star’

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The Hollywood Reporter has stated that the hit Korean TV series My Love from the Star starring Kim Soo-hyun and Jun Ji-hyun will be remade as an American version on the ABC channel.

My Love from the Star aired between December 2013 and February 2014 and was a huge hit that brought another round of the K-drama fever in Asia, especially in China. It has 21 episodes in total and is a love story between a human-looking alien (Kim Soo-hyun) and a top Korean star (Jun Ji-hyun).

ABC has reworked this drama’s plot to one of world-famous pop star Lark and her anti-social neighbor James, who happens to be from a different planet.

The original writer Park Ji-eun will be the executive producer of this remake and will work with Moon Bomi from HB Entertainment. The show will be a collaboration between HB Entertainment, EnterMedia Contents, and Sony Pictures Television.

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  1. Janeth Aracely

    September 21, 2014 at 2:11 pm

    No body can replace kim soo hyun as do min joon nobody! !

  2. Keyanae Caruana

    September 21, 2014 at 12:14 pm

    This is not right Korea made it first and it was awsome. I dont think America can do better then the original.

  3. Juliana Beckwith

    September 21, 2014 at 7:33 am


  4. Annelee Kwan

    September 21, 2014 at 4:38 am

    This will be so funny

  5. Kristy Yu

    September 21, 2014 at 3:30 am

    Oh dear me NO Annelee KwanCici Tong

  6. Elizabeth Wong

    September 20, 2014 at 7:16 pm

    no. seriously. no

  7. Minh Ta

    September 20, 2014 at 6:32 pm

    Samantha Lam Tammie Nguyen bruh

  8. YeeSan Low

    September 20, 2014 at 6:22 pm

    Yeesim Low

  9. Cindy Chiem

    September 20, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    No. Please. Stop. Stop

  10. Elva Nathali Lopez

    September 20, 2014 at 3:23 pm

    They better not ruin it.

  11. Jakarta Chan

    September 20, 2014 at 12:42 pm

    They better make it as awesome as the original (눈_눈)

  12. Maria Carolina Gutierrez

    September 20, 2014 at 11:28 am

    I’m super hesitant about ABC taking on the project. A lot of their tv dramas tend to be over dramatic and just plain goofy. I will hope for the best nonetheless!

  13. Krystal Metzler

    September 20, 2014 at 10:42 am

    I’m scared! Will they do it justice?

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