Title: 태양을 삼켜라 / Swallow the Sun
Chinese Title : 吞没太阳
Also known as: All In 2
Previously known as: 히든 / Hidden, 꾼들의 나라 / The Land of Professionals / All In 2
Genre: Romance, Action
Broadcast network: SBS
Broadcast period: 2009-July-08 to 2009-Oct-01
Air time: Wednesday & Thursday 21:55
“Swallow the Sun” revolves around three young people in Jeju Island and how they develop Seogwipo, Jeju into a world city.
Kim Jung Woo (Ji Sung) is the illegitimate child of a gangster father and a haenyeo (a traditional freediver) mother. He was raised in an orphanage and soon developed a rebellious temperament.
Lee Soo Hyun (Sung Yu Ri) has a strong will and is focused on achieving her goals. She overcame many unfortunate situations in her life to first study overseas and then become the organizer for a world famous performance team.
Jang Tae Hyuk (Lee Wan) was raised without ever knowing his father. After he entered adulthood, Tae-hyeok meets Jun Kwang Ryul (Jang Min Ho), a wealthy businessman, who claims to be his father. This changes Tae-hyeok’s life entirely as he now works to excel in business management.
Ji Sung as Kim Jung Woo
– Yeo Jin Goo as Kim Jung Woo (child)
Sung Yu Ri as Lee Soo Hyun
– Lee Young Yoo as Lee Soo Hyun (child)
So Yi Hyun as Yoo Mi Ran
Lee Wan as Jang Tae Hyuk
Han Ji Yun as Han Sun Young
Yoo Oh Sung as Jeuk Seun Ri / Jackson
Jun Kwang Ryul as Jang Min Ho
Kim Jung Tae as Han Suk Tae
Ma Dong Suk as Lee Kang Rae
Kim Sae Rom as Ha Sang Mi
Jo Sang Kyu as Jo Chi Gook
Yun Woo Hyun Jin as Amy
Choi Ran as Choi In Sook
Lee Jae Yong as Hyun Ki Sang
– Park Kwang Hyun as Ki Sang (younger)
Kim Yong Gun as Yoo Kang Hyun
Yeo Ho Min as Jang Se Dol
Go Doo Shim as (Mi Yeon’s mother)
Im Jung Eun as Mi Yeon
Jin Goo as Il Hwan
Hong Suk Chun as Jimmy
Kim Byung Se as Tony
Jung Ho Bin as Baek Sil Jang
Moon Chang Gil as Moon Sung Chul
Ahn Nae Sang as Soo Chang
Kim Roe Ha
Son Hyun Joo
Shim Eun Jin
Director: Yoo Chul Yong
Screenwriter: Choi Wan Kyu
– All scenes shot in Korea took place on Jeju Island, while overseas scenes were filmed in Johannesburg, South Africa.
– A shooting site of 6,417 square meters was especially constructed in Seoguipo, Jeju for this drama.
– Production was shut down due to several cases of the H1N1 virus among staff members. This in turn caused the cancellation of the press conference and episode 1 being pushed back to air on 2009-July-09.
Credit : www.koreandrama.org