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Gwanggaeto the Great (광개토태왕)

광개토태왕 (Gwang-gae-to-tae-wang)

Directed by Kim Jong-seon (김종선)

Screenplay by ,

Drama Historical

KBS | Airing dates :

92 episodes - Sat, Sun 21:40
A historical drama about the life of Great King Gwangaeto who lead the Renaissance of the Goguryeo.


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  • Jumong: founder of Goguryeo Kingdom is man of legend, history

    2014/09/06, Source,
    Described as the son of the heavens, Jumong was the founding king of Goguryeo, which eventually became the largest dynasty in Korean history. Also known as the Holy King of the East, mythological tales of his origins mostly follow the same basic story. The most widely recognized source of these tales is an ancient stone engraving created by Jumong's descendents called the Stele of Gwanggaeto the Great. An homage to Goguryeo history, the stone states",Goguryeo's founder is Jumong, son of the heavens, whose mother was the daughter of the Water God Habaek". A more detailed version can be found in the Samguk Sagi, which gives a full account of the parents. Jumong's father Hae Mosu was sent to earth from heaven. He met Yuhwa, Jumong's mother, one day when she was bathing by the river with her two sisters. Enchanted by their extreme beauty, he managed to trap them in a palace, intent on enjoying himself. However, the two sisters escaped, leaving Yuhwa alone with Hae Mosu,...More
  • New costume drama for Nam

    2014/04/22, Source,
    Actor Nam Seong-jin, of "Dae Jo Yeong" (2002) and "Gwanggaeto the Great" (2011), will join another costume drama, this time "Jeong Do-jeon", according to local reports yesterday. The 43-year-old actor will play King Gongyang, the last king of the Goryeo Dynasty (918-1392),...More
  • Park Jeong-cheol is flying high on love

    2012/07/16, Source,
    Park Jeong-cheol Actor Park Jeong-cheol, 35, has confirmed that he is indeed dating a flight attendant, hours after the news first broke on July 16. Park's agency said, "Due to the star's cool and honest personality, he doesn't want to deny the fact that he is indeed in a relationship".,...More
  • Lee Tae-gon to hold fan meetings and hopes to spread Korean culture

    2012/06/04, Source,
    Lee Tae-gon Actor Lee Tae-gon will hold fan meetings in Japan from July 1, starting with Katsushika in Tokyo where residents will be picked to attend the event free-of-charge. In an unusual move, Lee hopes to exemplify the charitable deeds and beliefs behind Korean culture by making the event free. "I've been involved with period dramas that shed some light onto Korean culture. I just wanted to show my gratitude towards the Japanese fans in a befitting manner so I thought that this would be it", said Lee about the Tokyo based fan meet,...More
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Airing dates : 2011/06/04~2012/04/29

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so i like this drama so . and i like doyong and gwanggaeto
2012-12-31 12:01:48
2011-05-15 12:04:19
kim seung soo ! wow I love to see him again as a role like Daeso
My dearest LEE TAE GON, we are always support you.
2011-05-07 22:12:21
2011-04-24 00:30:17
We pray that our dearest Lee Tae Gon's new historical drama"Gwanggaeto the Great" may success in the whole world....
woow! Lee Tae gon, you are very manly in this drama.. keep it up! you can do it. Cheer!!!
2011-04-23 00:54:54
2011-04-18 21:17:30
My dearest Lee Tae Gon, I wish your New historical drama "Gwanggaeto the Great" will be success.
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