The Emperor: Owner of the Mask (2017)

Details

Status: Complete
Drama: The Emperor: Owner of the Mask
Country: South Korea
Episodes: 40
Aired: May 10, 2017 - Jul 13, 2017
Aired On: Wednesday, Thursday
Original Network: MBC
Content Rating: 15+ - Teens 15 or older
Available Subtitle: English

Synopsis

As a fictional period drama, this miniseries tells the story of a crown prince named Lee Sun who fights the Pyeonsuhwe society that holds absolute power over the kingdom and also controls the water supply by privatizing it. The drama involves romance, action and court politics as the Crown prince, Lee Sun fights heroically on behalf of the people and Han Ga Eun finds herself falling in love with him instead of avenging the execution of her father at his hands. In “The Emperor: Owner of the Mask,” there is palace intrigue revolving around the true power behind the throne, and a plot twist when the prince switches identities with a commoner. But the overall theme of the show is love, which underlies the romance between a prince and his girl as well as the compassion for the country and people.

Main Cast

Yoo Seung Ho

Crown Prince Lee Sun
Main Role

Kim So Hyun

Han Ga Eun
Main Role

Kim Myung Soo

Commoner Lee Sun
Main Role

Yoon So Hee

Kim Hwa Gun
Main Role

Support Cast

Heo Joon Ho

Dae Mok
Support Role

Jin Ki Joo

Choi Kang Seo
Support Role

Shin Hyun Soo

Lee Chung Woon
Support Role

Choi Ji Na

Queen Jeong Seong
Support Role

Park Chul Min

Woo Bo [Lee Suns teacher]
Support Role

Kim Young Woong

Jo Tae Ho
Support Role

Jung Doo Hong

Lee Bum Woo
Support Role

Kim Ho Jin


Support Role

Lee Gi Young


Support Role

Uhm Hyo Sub


Support Role

Bae Yoo Ram

Park Moo Ha
Support Role

Lee Chae Young

Mae Chang
Support Role

Kim Myung Soo

King Yeong Jo
Support Role

Kim Sun Kyung

Consort Yeong
Support Role

Kim Byung Chul

Woo Jae
Support Role

Kim Seo Kyung

Gon
Support Role

Park Hyun Sook

Yoo Sun Daek [Commoner Lee Suns mother]
Support Role

Gong Jung Hwan

[Poor Merchant]
Support Role

Jung Ah Mi

Court Lady Han
Support Role

Do Yong Gu

Choi Sung Gi
Support Role

Go Na Hee

Kko Mool [Commoner Lee Suns younger sister]
Support Role

Jung Gyoo Soo

Heo Yoo Gun
Support Role

Park Ki Ryung

Jang Seo Bang
Support Role

Song In Guk

Hyeon Seok
Support Role

Lee Jin Yi

Yeon Ju
Support Role

Guest Cast

Min Pil Joon

Cheon Soo
Guest Role

Jung Hae Kyun

[Commoner Lee Suns father]
Guest Role

Lee Dae Ro

[Kings eunuch]
Guest Role

Jeon Noh Min

Han Gyu Ho
Guest Role

Kim Dae Kook

[Provincial Governors office]
Guest Role

Kim Jin Ok

[Villager at the well] (Ep. 1)
Guest Role