The King: Eternal Monarch (2020)


  • Drama: The King: Eternal Monarch
  • Revised romanization: Deo King: Youngwonui Gunjoo
  • Hangul: 더 킹: 영원의 군주
  • Director: Baek Sang-Hoon
  • Writer: Kim Eun-Sook
  • Network: SBS
  • Episodes: 16
  • Release Date: April 17, 2020 —
  • Runtime: Friday & Saturday 22:00
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

Plot Synopsis

The Devil is released into the human world and soon opens a door into a parallel world. The Devil asks if he lived a better life in the other world, if he could live in the other world. Against the Devil’s question, Korean Emperor Lee Gon (Lee Min-Ho) tries to close the door to the parallel world and South Korean Detective Jung Tae-Eul (Kim Go-Eun) tries to protect the lives of people and the person she loves.


  1. “The King: Eternal Monarch” takes over the SBS Fridays & Saturdays 22:00 time slot previously occupied by “Hyena” and followed by “Convenience Store Saet-Byeol” June, 2020.
  2. “The King: Monarch of Eternity” is Lee Min-Ho’s first acting role since he was discharged from the South Korean military on April 25, 2019.
  3. Lee Min-Ho & screenwriter Kim Eun-Sook previously worked together in 2013 SBS drama series “The Heirs.”
  4. Director Baek Sang-Hoon and screenwriter Kim Eun-Sook previously worked together in 2016 KBS2 drama series “Descendants of the Sun.”
  5. Actress Kim Go-Eun screenwriter Kim Eun-Sook previously worked together in 2016 tvN drama series “Guardian: The Lonely and Great God.”
  6. First still images of Lee Min-Ho in “The King: Monarch of Eternity.”
  7. Two main posters for SBS drama series “The King: Eternal Monarch.”
  8. Still images of first meeting between Lee Gon (Lee Min-Ho) and Jung Tae-Eul (Kim Go-Eun).
See also  Touch Your Heart (2019)


The King- Eternal Monarch-Lee Min-Ho.jpg The King- Eternal Monarch-Kim Go-Eun.jpg
Lee Min-Ho Kim Go-Eun
Lee Gon Jung Tae-Eul
The King- Eternal Monarch-Woo Do-Hwan.jpg Kim Kyung-Nam The King- Eternal Monarch-Jung Eun-Chae.jpg The King- Eternal Monarch-Lee Jung-Jin.jpg The King- Eternal Monarch-Kim Young-Ok.jpg
Woo Do-Hwan Kim Kyung-Nam Jung Eun-Chae Lee Jung-Jin Kim Young-Ok
Jo Young Kang Shin-Jae Koo Seo-Ryeong Lee Rim No Ok-Nam
The King- Eternal Monarch-Jeon Bae-Su.jpg The King- Eternal Monarch-Seo Jung-Yeon.jpg The King- Eternal Monarch-Park Won-Sang.jpg The King- Eternal Monarch-Kim Yong-Ji.jpg
Jeon Bae-Su Seo Jung-Yeon Park Won-Sang Kim Yong-Ji
Jung Do-In Song Jung-Hye Park Moon-Sik Myung Seung-A

Additional Cast Members:

  • Kim Go-Eun – Luna
  • Woo Do-Hwan – Jo Eun-Seob
  • Lee Hong-Nae – Seok Ho-Pil
  • Sojin – Jo Hae-In
  • Jang Hae-Min

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