TV series The Moon Embracing the Sun confirmed to extend for 4 episodes.

The MBC Wednesday and Thursday drama The Moon that Embraces the Sun is changing its broadcast plan on February 16th, 2012, adding additional 4 episodes on the basis of originally planned 20 episodes. With the extension, The Moon Embracing the Sun will welcoming its grand finale on March 22nd, 2012.

It’s reported that MBC wants to extend the broadcast of the TV series due to the popularity of the drama. It happens that the production company of The Moon Embracing the Sun also feels that the originally planned length of 20 episodes are too short to include all the splendid content of the novel. So after the discussion by both parties, a consensus was reached to add additional 4 episodes on top of originally planned 20 episodes.

The Moon that Embraces the Sun

According to informed sources, Kim Soo Hyun, Han Ga In and other main leading actors are very tired after high intensity filming in recent days, but in order to make a more perfect The Moon Embracing the Sun, they have all agreed to increase and extend additional 4 episodes.

With the extension, the grand finale of The Moon that Embraces the Sun that originally scheduled on March 8th, 2012 will be delayed to March 22nd, 2012.

via MyDaily