Dae Jo-young
Dae Jo-young
KBS epic drama (2006) - 134  episodes total
For KBS homepage for this drama (in Korean), go to:  
Aired on KBS1 in Korea:  September 16, 2006 to Dec. 23,
2007 on Saturday and Sunday nights at 9:30 (replaced Seoul
Not aired on KBFD-TV in Hawaii.
Aired on WYBE in Philadephia with English subtitles
(started March 15, 2007).

Dae Jo-young: Choi Soo Jong (Emperor of the Sea)
Lee Hae-go: Jung Bo Suk (Daddy Fish)
Seol In-gui: Lee Duk Hwa (My Precious Child)
Cho-rin: Park Ye Jin (Thank You Life/Hearts in Bali)
Sok-young: Hong Soo Hyun (My Precious Child)
Yeonkae So-moon: Kim Jin Tae
Yang Min-choon: Im Dong Jin  (Piano)
Daejongsang: Im Hyuk
Shin Hong: Kim Kyu Chul (Delicious Proposal)
Bo Jang-wang: Kil Young Woo
Kim Mo-jam: Kim Myung Soo
Kil Sabiwoo: Choi Chul Ho
Yeon Nam-saeng: Im Ho (Dae Jang-geum)
Bo Ki-won: Kim Ha Kyoon (Sweet Spy/Secret)
Heuk Soo-dol: Kim Hak Chul (Wang Gun)
Sa Boo-koo: Jung Ho Geun
Jang San-hae: Im Sun Taek
Eun Sa-moon: Lee ______
Dol-bal (Dae Jo-young's dad):  Jang Soon Keuk
Dal-ki (Dae Jo-young's mom):  Ha Da Som/Park Soon Chun
Ji Myung-chun: Jang Ki Yong
Ah Ki-woo: Lee Kye Young
Kye-jin: Lee Il Woong
Go Sa-kye: Kim Joo Young
Sun-kyum: Kim Dong Suk
Moo-Yeom: Shin Won Kyoon
Boo Ji-kwang: Park Ji Il
Boo Bok-ae: Go In Bum
Ki Sil-yi: Kim Kyung Hee
Dang Tae-jong: Song Yong Tae
Cheuk Chun Moo-hoo: Yang Geum Suk (Gift)
Jang Son Moo-ki: Ahn Dae Yong
Kang Ha Wang: Jung Jae Kon
Lee-juk: Sun Dong Hyuk
Bang Kyo-tae: Jin Woon Sung
So Jung-bang: Kim Ki Bok
Son Man-young: Jo In Pyo
Lee Jin-choong: Kim Dong Hyun
Hong Pae: Yoo Tae Seul
For KBS info (in Korean) about the cast, go to:  

For cast info about this drama from KBS Global Marketing
(in English),
click here.  For info about this drama from
KBS World,
click here.
Read about Choi Soo Jong's character in this drama in
a 9/14/06 Dong-A Ilbo article at:  

Read about the filming site for this drama, in a
2/24/07 Dong-A Ilbo article at:  
srv/service.php3?biid=2007022484688 and a 3/1/07
Korea Times article at:  

Read about the final episode of this drama (warning:  
spoiler alert), in a 12/24/07 KBS Global article at:  

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Learn Korean:

Variations of drama name:
Dae Jo Young
The King Dae Joyoung (title used by KBS Global
Marketing & KBS World)
Dae Jo Yeong (title used by YesAsia)

Screenwriter:   Jang Young Chul
P.D.:  Kim Jong Sun (Wang Gun) & Yoon Sung Sik
Music:  Lee Pil Ho (Seoul 1945) & Lee Im Woo
Hair:  Jung Hong Keuk
Hair Stylists:  Min Eun Joo, Park Yoon Hee & Kang
Hye Jin

For KBS Videos on Demand (VODs) in Korean for
this drama, go to:  

For KBS photos from this drama, go to:

For 2 Philadephia-based forums on this drama, go to:  
www.koreandramas.net/forum_92.html and

For the Chicago-based forum on this drama, go to:  

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