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- Title: 왕은 사랑한다 / Wangeun Saranghanda
- Also known as: The King in Love
- Genre: Historical, romance
- Episodes: 40
- Broadcast network: MBC
- Broadcast period: 2017-Jul-17 to 2017-Sep-19
- Air time: Monday & Tuesday 22:00 (2 episodes back-to-back)
- Original Soundtrack: The King Loves OST
Set in the Goryeo dynasty, it tells the story of a young and ambitious monarch Won (Im Shi Wan) with a desire to conquer, and two people who shape his destiny; childhood friend Rin (Hong Jong Hyun) and a beautiful woman named San (Im Yoon Ah). A tragic romance involving love and ambition ensues between the three characters.
- Main Cast
- People around Wang Won
- Kim Jung Wook as Eunuch Kim
- Bong Jae Ho (방재호) as Jin Kwan
- Ki Do Hoon (기도훈) as Jang Hee
- People around Eun San
- People around Wang Rin
- People around Song In
- Royal Family & Palace people
- 2017 MBC Drama Awards: Best Young Actor (Nam Da Reum)
- 2017 MBC Drama Awards: Golden Acting Award in a Monday-Tuesday Drama (Jung Bo Suk)
- 2017 2nd Asia Artist Awards: Television Category - Best Artist (Im Yoon Ah)
- This is a pre-produced drama.
- Filming began November, 2016 and finished June, 2017.
- This is Im Shi Wan's last project before he enlists in the military in July, 2017.
- Each night's broadcast is divided into two 30 minute episodes with a commercial break in between.
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