"Descendants of the Sun" wins at Seoul awards

Heidi Hsia
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12 Aug – The Kapuso series, "Descendants of the Sun" has been selected as one of the recipients of the Most Popular Foreign Dramas of the Year by the 15th Seoul International Drama Awards.

As reported on GMA News, the news was shared by lead actor, Dingdong Dantes on social media, writing, "A proud member of Team DOTS here! Congratulations to the men and women behind the show!"

The said drama, which made its premiere in February this year, was adapted from the hit 2016 Korean drama of the same name starring Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo. It co-stars Jennylyn Mercado and Rocco Nacino.

Aside from the Kapuso drama, two other shows - HBO's "The New Pope" and TNT's "Snowpiercer" - will be sharing the recognition at the upcoming event to be held in September.

(Photo Source: Dingdong Dantes Instagram)