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A Man Called God (신이라 불리운 사나이)

신이라 불리운 사나이 (Sin-i-ra Bool-li-woon Sa-na-i)

Directed by Lee Hyeong-seon (이형선)

Screenplay by


MBC | Airing dates :

Sat., Sun. 21:45 - 24 episodes
Alternative title : "The Man Almighty"
Choi Kang-ta is a super agent with a feared reputation.
He lost his parents and was adopted by Americans.
After becoming an adult, he returns to Korea to avenge his father's wrongful death.
He learns that there were four people involved in the killing of his father.
In the midst of carrying out his revenge, his partner, Vivian betrays him, putting his life in danger.
However, he is nursed back to health by Bo-bae, a woman he met by coincidence.
After recovering from his wounds he settles down in a slum neighborhood where he befriends the poor people there.
For the first time in his life, he is surrounded by warmth and love in his new surroundings.
But Hwang Woo-hyun, a high-ranking official at the Korean Central Intelligence Agency and heir to the Hwanglim Group empire, becomes enraged with jealousy that Choi Kang-ta stole Bo-bae away from him and decides to have him eliminated.
Will Choi Kang-tae be able to avenge his father's death? And will Bo-bae choose Choi Kang-ta over Woo-hyun?


Choi Kang-ta (actor Song Il-gook): An international spy and hitman.
He's a strikingly handsome man and resourceful person with many skills. He was orphaned when he was 7 years old when his parents and sister were killed. An American couple adopted him and he grew up in America. When he becomes an adult, he partners with Vivian on secret missions with great success. Due to his tactical brilliance, he is promoted to the leader of his spy team. He returns to Korea whereupon he learns about the wrongful death of his father and decides to get to the bottom of it. But he meets a charming journalist named Bo-bae by coincidence and falls in love with her. He also learns that Bo-bae's father was behind his father's death.

Jin Bo-bae (actress Han Chae-young): Journalist
She stands up for justice and has tenderness towards the people she loves. She's an attractive investigative journalist. Both Kang-ta and Woo-hyun are in love with her. Who will she pick among the two men?

Hwang Woo-hyun (actor Kim Min-jong): Heir to the Hwanglim Group empire but currently works as an intelligence agent
As the brains behind the Korean Central Intelligence Agency, he's a cerebral man who makes calculating decisions in his line of work. He is in love with Bo-bae and becomes overcome with jealousy when Kang-ta enters the picture. This also triggers his competitive streak. When he learns that Kang-ta made threats to his father, he decides to have him eliminated. Blinded by jealousy, he kidnaps Bo-bae and faces off against Kang-ta.

Vivian Castle (actress Han Go-eun): Heiress to the Castle fortune
The sole heiress to the Castle fortune. She's a dedicated member of Kang-ta's spy team and obeyed orders. But when Kang-ta falls in love with Bo-bae, she becomes jealous and betrays him.

Jang-mi (actress Yoo In-yeong)
Her family is influential and affluent. She's a beautiful woman who has it all. Unaware that Kang-ta approached her with the objective of destroying her father's company, she unknowingly helps him with his mission.


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  • Triplet sons give Song a new image

    2014/11/07, Source,
    Actor Song Il-gook lifted the curtain on the second act of his acting career recently with a departure from the highly masculine roles in TV dramas such as "Jumong" (2006) and "A Man Called God" (2010), which have made his career since his debut in 1998. He now shows a more mellow and caring side after he joined the KBS variety show "Return of Superman". He came onto the show with his boy triplets, and started to show a more paternal image. He's also fun, like the enjoyable uncle next door. The change of image will be seen in his other works. "Entangled", his first movie in 10 years, was released yesterday. He plays a weak, collapsing man who faces a breakdown of his family,...More
  • Actress wins at Model Awards

    2013/01/16, Source,
    Actress Yoo In-yeong was given the "Fashionista" award at the 2013 Asia Model Awards which took place on Jan. 15 at Olympic Park in Seoul,...More
  • Japanese block Song Il-gook for Dokdo matter, Aoi Sora thrown our from China

    2012/09/10, Source,
    While Japan threw out Song Il-gook due to the dispute regarding Dokdo and where it belongs, China threw out AV actress Aoi Sora for the Diaoyudao matter. Aoi Sora is a s tar with a follow of 13 million in Weibo (Chinese Twitter) who is experiencing the second peak of her life in China through movies and TV shows,...More
  • Song's dramas postponed in Japan

    2012/08/17, Source,
    Two dramas featuring Hallyu star Song Il-gook have been postponed indefinitely in Japan. According to Sankei Newspaper on Thursday, due to Song Il-gook taking part in the swim rally claiming Korea's ownership of Dokdo, dramas "A Man Called God" (2010) and "Detectives in Trouble" (2011) will no longer be broadcast,...More
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 Choi I-seop (최이섭)
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Airing dates : 2010/03/06~2010/05/23

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hello, i am commenting on the movie- the man called-God, i don't understand how micheal escaped from the bombed car? or did he die? you can can still drop reply for me at
2013-09-03 02:48:57
2010-08-03 20:05:21
This is one of top my fave's mixed romance, revenge n action. I love Michael're amazing !!
5 minuts ago i watched last episode of this drama it has god sad ending......oh no>>
2010-05-23 19:18:21
2010-02-12 06:01:15
I don't know about the plot of this drama well but I feel actress Han Chae-young is not a very good match for Song Il-gook !?
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