South Korean romantic comedy TV series ‘King the Land’ will premiere on JTBC this June. Cheon Sung-il created the series under the direction of…
South Korean romantic comedy TV series ‘King the Land’ will premiere on JTBC this June. Cheon Sung-il created the series under the direction of Im Hyun-wook.
The plot of the series revolves around two people – Goo Won and Cheon Sa-rang. Goo Won is the inheritor to a luxury hotel conglomerate called The King Group. As he finds himself in an inheritance war, his life crosses paths with that of a hotelier named Cheon Sa-rang who is at all times smiling.
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Filming of the upcoming series begins in the fall of 2022. An official trailer for the series was released on YouTube by Netflix on June 6 this year.
This series will be released on JTBC on June 17, 2023. On JTBC it will air every weekend. In South Korea the series will be available on TVING and in certain regions it is going to be streamable on Netflix.
Cast of ‘King the Land’ Season 1:
Main Cast Members:
In the role of the male lead Goo Won who is the chief general manager of a luxury hotel in addition to his inheritor, we will see a South Korean actor, singer, dancer, composer and songwriter. Lee Jun Ho.
He is a member of the K-pop band called 2PM. He made his debut in television acting in the supporting character role of Jung Jin in the South Korean melodrama tv series ‘Memory’ in 2016.
Next year he will play the main character Seo Yul in the K-drama ‘Good Manager’. From 2017 to 2018 Jun-ho played the male lead Lee Kang-doo in the series ‘Rain or Shine’.
He also played the main character Seo Poong in the rom-com series ‘Wok of Love’ in 2018. In the role of Choi Do-hyun he played the lead role in the 2019 series ‘Confession’.
From 2021 to 2022 Jun-ho played another main character Yi San / King Jeongjo in the historical romantic K-drama drama ‘The Red Sleeve’. Jun-ho’s filmography includes ‘Cold Eyes’, ‘Memories of the Sword’, ‘Twenty’, and ‘Homme Fatale’.
Portraying the heroine Cheon Sa-rang who is a hotelier who is at all times smiling, we will find South Korean actress and singer Im Yoon-ah in the series.
Yoon-ah played Jang Sae-byuk in the South Korean tv series ‘You Are My Destiny from 2008 to 2009. In 2009 he played Seo Yoo-jin in the Korean drama series ‘Cinderella Man’.
Kim Yoon-hee, was cast in the 2012 melodrama romance series Love Rain’. From 2013 to 2014 Yoon-ah played Nam Da-jung in the romantic comedy drama series ‘Prime Minister & I’. In the 2016 Chinese drama series ‘God of War, Zhao Yun’ he plays Xiahou Qingyi / Ma Yunlu.
In the same year she also played Go An-na in the K-drama The K2′. Next year Im Yoon-ah plays Eun San / So-Hwa in the South Korean historical drama series ‘The King in Love’.
From 2020 to 2021 in the K-drama ‘Hush’, he played Lee Ji-soo. In 2022 Yoon-ah stars as Ko Mi-ho in the legal crime series ‘noir rebus’Big mouth‘.
Im Yoon-ah’s filmography includes ‘Confidential Assignment’, ‘Exit’, ‘Miracle: Letters to the President’, ‘A Year-End Medley’, ‘Confidential Assignment 2: International’, etc.
Supporting Cast Members:
In the role of secretary Goo Won Noh Sang-Sik, South Korean actor Ahn Se-ha will be seen starring.
He was previously seen starring in supporting roles in the series ‘Two Weeks’, ‘Marry Him If You Dare’, ‘God’s Gift: 14 Days’, ‘Temptation’, ‘The Producers,’ Last’, ‘Yong-pal’, ‘She’s Beautiful ‘, ‘The Vampire Detective’, ‘Love in the Moonlight’, ‘The King in Love’, ‘Children of the 20th Century’, ‘Voice 2’, ‘Spring Turns to Spring’, ‘Queen: Love and War’, ‘He’ll Never Know’, ‘Dali & the Arrogant Prince’, ‘Idol: The Coup’, and ‘King of the Land’.
Plays the role of Oh Pyung-hwa who is Sa-rang’s best friend, played by Go Won-hee in the series.
He previously starred in the series ‘Blooded Palace: The War of Flowers,’My Dear Cat’,’The King’s Face’,’The Stars Are Shining’,’Strongest Deliveryman’,’Secret Queen Makers’,’Perfume’,’Flower Crew’ : Joseon Marriage Agency’, ‘Eccentric! Chef Moon’, ‘Revolutionary Sisters’, etc.
The character Kang Da-eul will be played by South Korean actress Kim Ga-eun in the upcoming series.
He previously starred in the series ‘Gunman in Joseon’, ‘Single-minded Dandelion’, ‘Songgot: The Piercer’, ‘The Royal Gambler’, ‘Because This Is My First Life’, ‘I Pick Up a Celebrity on the Street’ ‘ , ‘Enchanting’, ‘The Wind Blows’, ‘On the Verge of Madness’, ‘Under the Queen’s Umbrella’ etc.
Other supporting cast members of the upcoming series are Kim Jae-won playing Lee Roon and Kim Seon-young playing Goo Hwa-ran.