Lee Min Ho And Kim Go Eun’s Upcoming Fantasy Drama Begins Script Reading
Upcoming SBS fantasy drama “The King: The Eternal Monarch” (literal title) will officially kick off its production process with a script reading today (September 17 KST).
Written by Kim Eun Sook, “The King: The Eternal Monarch” stars Lee Min Ho and Kim Go Eun. Kim Eun Sook is the screenwriter behind hit dramas “Descendants of the Sun,” “Heirs,” “Goblin,” and “Mr. Sunshine.” Through this new drama, she is reuniting with her “Heirs” lead Lee Min Ho and “Goblin” lead Kim Go Eun.
“The King: The Eternal Monarch” is about two parallel universes of a monarchy and a democracy. Lee Min Ho will play Emperor Lee Gon, who tries to close the door between the two worlds, while Kim Go Eun will take on the role of detective Jung Tae Eul, who works with the emperor to protect people’s lives.
On September 17, TV Report shared that the cast and staff of the drama will have their script reading today at 2 p.m. at a location in the neighborhood of Sangam in Seoul.
“The King: The Eternal Monarch” will begin shooting within the second half of this year and air in the first half of 2020.
Start watching Lee Min Ho in “Heirs” with English subtitles here…
…and Kim Go Eun in “Goblin” below!
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