Kingmaker: The Change of Destiny (2020)


Status: Complete
Drama: Kingmaker: The Change of Destiny
Country: South Korea
Episodes: 24
Airs: May 17, 2020 - Oct 25, 2020
Original Network: TV Chosun
Content Rating: 15+ - Teens 15 or older
Available Subtitle: English


Set in the late Joseon period, drama series follows face reader (physiognomist) Choi Chun Joong as he tries to build up an ideal nation.
Choi Chun Joong is Joseon’s greatest fortune teller and physiognomist. He is a hero of the turbulent times, and he is the king of Joseon’s people. Choi Chun Joong possesses the great ambition of building a new nation after overturning Joseon, which has been ruined by the men in power.
With handsome looks, Choi Chun Joong is a sophisticated man who excels in the arts including martial arts, gambling, singing, and dancing. He is also a romantic who puts everything in the line for the woman he loves. With a way with words and a brilliant mind for politics, he’ll create a miracle, making Yi Ha Eung the most powerful man in Joseon, Yi Ha Eung’s son Lee Jae Hwang into a King, and Min Ja Young, a girl from the streets, into Joseon’s empress.
(Source: Soompi and Asianwiki)

Main Cast

Park Shi Hoo

Choi Cheon Joong
Main Role

Go Sung Hee

Hwang Bong Ryun
Main Role

Support Cast

Sung Hyuk

Chae In Gyoo
Support Role

Jeon Kwang Ryul

Lee Ha Eung
Support Role


Lee Ha Jeon
Support Role

Kim Bo Yun

Jo Dae Bi
Support Role

Cha Kwang Soo

Kim Jwa Geun
Support Role

Yoon Ah Jung

Na Hab
Support Role

Kim Seung Soo

Kim Byung Woon
Support Role

Kim Joo Ryung

[Mother of Bae O gae village]
Support Role

Park Jung Yeon

Empress Myeongseong
Support Role

Jo Bok Rae

Pal Yong
Support Role

Han Dong Gyu

Jin Sang
Support Role

Kang Da Eun

Song Hwa
Support Role

Son Deok Ki

Support Role

Noh Hyung Wook

Support Role

Kim Myung Soo

Support Role

Son Woo Hyeok

Support Role

Park Noh Shik

Support Role

Jo Young Jin

Support Role

Ahn Soo Bin

Support Role

Jung Wook

Support Role

Hong Seung Hee

Support Role

Heo Sung Tae

Support Role

Choi Jung Woo

Support Role

Na Hae Ryung

Support Role

Im Hyun Soo

Yeon Chi Seong
Support Role

Guest Cast

Wang Bit Na

[Bong Ryuns mother]
Guest Role