Surplus Princess : The Idle Mermaid


Hello Mer-Friends!  It tickles my fins to be able to share my latest discovery with you…

“The Idle Mermaid”, alternately called “The Surplus Princess” is a 10 episode series made for South Korean television on TvN, a modern re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen’s, “The Little Mermaid”

SurplusPrincess-posterAccording to IMDB “Ha Ni is a mermaid princess in the underwater Empire but she longs for the human world when she sees and falls in love with a man. She transforms into a human and follows Hyun Myung to live in a temporary house for people who are preparing for employment. The pragmatic Hyun Myung is trying to find a good paying job to provide him with a comfortable life. But will he be distracted by Ha Ni, who has just 100 days to make Hyun Myung fall in love with her so that she can remain a human?”

The series is available to watch on Viki.com (a global TV site)