Based on the life of a true historical figure, Emperor of the Sea is an epic Korean Drama based on a novel by author Choi In Ho. Choi Soo Jong stars as Jang Bogo, who rises from a lowly slave to the military commander of the sea during the Unified Shilla Dynasty (676~935). Along the way, he battles pirates, and engages in a heated rivalry with Madam Jami, a Shilla noble who squares off against Jang Bo Go for trade rights in the South Sea. Song Il Gook, winner of the 2002 KBS New Actor award, is Yeomjang, Jang Bo Go's charismatic comrade, who supports Jang in his ascension to The Emperor of the Sea. But Yeomjang competes with Jang for the love of Jeong-hwa.
- imDb Rating: 8.1 (600 Votes)
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Jang Bo Go (Choi Soo Jong) was a slave from Shilla (a Korean dynasty that lasted from 57 B.C. until 935 A.D.) He was sold in China during the Tang Dynasty, where he was trained as a ...
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- Released: 24 Nov 2004
- Runtime: 22 min
- Genre: Drama
- Director: N/A
- Writer: N/A
- Actors: Soo-bin Bae, Seo Do Young, Gi-seok Do, Ho-geun Jeong
- Language: Korean
- Country: South Korea
- Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination.
- Total Seasons: 1
Episode 1x51; May 25, 2005
1x51: Episode 51
1x50: Episode 50
1x49: Episode 49
1x48: Episode 48
1x47: Episode 47
1x46: Episode 46
1x45: Episode 45
1x44: Episode 44
1x43: Episode 43
Chae Jung Ahn as Lady Chae Ryung
Kim Heung Soo as Jung Nyun
Soo Ae as Jung Hwa
Choi Soo Jong as Goong Bok / Jang Bo Go
Song Il Gook as Yeom Jang
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