Record-breaking Encounter

Song Hye-kyo and Park Bo-gum spent about a month in September in Cuba filming Encounter.
Song Hye-kyo and Park Bo-gum spent about a month in September in Cuba filming Encounter.PHOTO: TVN

The romantic K-drama starring Song Hye-kyo and Park Bo-gum attracted viewers because of the casting

One of the best things about working on the South Korean television drama Encounter was the chance to film in Cuba, said the show's two leads Park Bo-gum and Song Hye-kyo.

In an e-mail interview with The Straits Times, the two stars gushed about the country, where they were stationed for about a month in September.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 31, 2018, with the headline 'Record-breaking Encounter'. Print Edition | Subscribe