"Lovers of the Red Sky" unveils new still cuts featuring Kim Yoo Jung and Gong Myung's characters as Hong Cheon Gi, who once again encounter Prince Yang Myung at the coveted art competition.
The SBS Monday and Tuesday drama depicts the thrilling yet complicated romance of blind astrologer, Ha Ram, played by Ahn Hyo Seop, and Hong Cheon Gi, the sole female painter in the Joseon dynasty.
Their romance is hindered by unforeseeable circumstances, including the water demon Ma Wang, who entered Ha Ram's body, as well as her possible romance with the prince.
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 5 Still Cuts
In the new teaser released by SBS, the historical fantasy drama entices viewers by showing a sneak peek of Maejukheon art competition headed by the charming prince.
"Lovers of the Red Sky" episode 5 displays Prince Yang Myung welcoming the participants as he dons a bright lime green robe.
He was surrounded by several talented painters from the country with one goal of bringing home the title; however, only one is set to win the grand prize.
On the other hand, one still cut illustrates Hong Cheon Gi's drive to enter the contest in hopes of saving his father, who is suffering from mental illness.
To recall, in episode 4, she learned that the champion of the art contest would not only take home a massive amount of money, but the palace would also grant the winner's wish.
As for Hong Cheon Gi, she wanted to bring home the miraculous plant that is only used to treat the royals.
Moreover, the upcoming episode hints at the possible confrontation between the prince and the female painter, who started on the wrong foot after she doubted that Yang Myung was the grand prince.
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 5 still cuts raises the question of whether Prince Yang Myung will be able to help Cheon Gi bag the title of Maejukheon art competition champion.
The upcoming episode will be released on September 13 at 10 p.m. KST.
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Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 3 and 4 Highlights: Ha Ram's Alter Ego
The historical drama introduces Ha Ram's alter ego, Ma Wang, who attempted to steal Cheon Gi's sight.
Luckily, the goddess of life, Sam Shin (Moon Sook), managed to defend her once again with the help of the tiger deity (Jo Ye Rin.)
Ha Ram Discovered Hong Cheon Gi's True Identity
After a series of the duo's encounters, Ha Ram finally knew who Cheon Gi was. He recalled the blind girl he met 19 years ago at the peach field.
Their reunion also grew his fascination towards her, prompting a budding relationship between the two.
At this point, the viewers are hooked with the undeniable chemistry of Kim Yoo Jung and Ahn Hyo Seop and are looking forward to their career development.
However, "Lovers of the Red Sky" also suggests a love triangle as Prince Yang Myung seems to be captivated by Cheon Gi's charm.