Love transcends time and space in the 2003 SBS drama Love of Thousand Years
. Applying a time-travel twist to the classic K-drama romantic triangle, Love of Thousand Years
stars popular actress Sung Yu Ri (The Snow Queen
) - who at the time had only recently made the jump to acting after the disbanding of Fin.K.L. - opposite heartthrobs So Ji Sub (I'm Sorry, I Love You
) and Kim Nam Jin (A Prince's First Love
). Also co-starring Kim Sa Rang (A Love to Kill
), Love of Thousand Years
tells a moving story of love and destiny that spans from ancient Korea to modern times.
Over 1000 years ago during the Baekje Dynasty, there was a princess unlike any other. Skilled in both arts and athletics, beautiful Princess Puyeoju (Sung Yu Ri) even steals the heart of her kingdom's conqueror, General Kim Yu Suk (Kim Nam Jin). But alas, her love lies with her protector, General Guishil Ari (So Ji Sub). Determined to have the princess, General Kim kills Guishil, but Princess Puyeoju chooses death over submission. When she jumps off a cliff, however, she is mysteriously time warped into the future. In present-day Korea, Puyeoju meets again the two men of her life, reincarnated as fashion designer Kang In Chul and Japanese tycoon Fujiwara Tatsuji, opening a new page to their thousand-year romance. But will history repeat itself?