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Get ready to return to the royal kitchen. Fantagio has confirmed the production of “Uinyeo Dae Jang Geum,” a follow-up to the beloved K-drama “Jewel in the Palace,” starring the original protagonist, Lee Young Ae-jewel in the palace sequel.

Lee Young Ae, who rose to Hallyu stardom with her portrayal of Dae Jang Geum, will once again step into the shoes of the determined chef-turned-physician in this jewel in the palace sequel. The new drama, currently titled “Uinyeo Dae Jang Geum,” will continue her story, showcasing her journey as a female royal doctor.

Filming is scheduled to begin in October 2024, with an anticipated premiere in early 2025. The drama serves as a 20th-anniversary celebration for “Jewel in the Palace,” which captivated audiences worldwide in 2003. While the official title and broadcast platform remain unconfirmed, excitement is already brewing among fans eager to see Dae Jang Geum back in action.

This marks Lee Young Ae’s second upcoming K-drama project. She is also slated to lead the thriller series “Eun Soo Good Day.” With her recent critically acclaimed performance in “Maestra: Strings of Truth,” the veteran actress continues to showcase her versatility and talent.

Don’t miss the highly anticipated return of Lee Young Ae and Dae Jang Geum in “Uinyeo Dae Jang Geum” coming in 2025, a jewel in the palace sequel.

Sources: Naver and MyDramaList