Fantasy / Action / Historical

Gu Family Book

This fantasy drama begins with a love story between a young nobleman’s daughter Yoon Seo-hwa (Lee Yeon-hee) and mythical guardian spirit of Mt Jiri Gu Wol-ryung (Choi Jin-hyuk) that results in the birth of half-man, half-gumiho (nine-tailed fox) Choi Kang-chi (Lee Seung-gi).  As the drama progresses, Kang-chi meets and falls for Dam Yeo-wool (Bae Suzy) and realises in order to gain her acceptance he needs to become human, and the way to do that is to find a book that will unlock the secret of doing just that.

Also Known As: Kang Chi, the Beginning, Gu Family's Secret, The Writings of Nine Houses, Book of the House of Gu, The Fox Family Book, The Love Story of Kang Chi
Directed by: Shin Woo-chul, Kim Jung-hyun
Written by: Kang Eun-kyung
Starring: Lee Seung-gi, Bae Suzy, Sung Joon, Lee Yu-bi, Yoo Yeon-seok
Extended Cast: Choi Jin-hyuk, Yoon Se-ah, Lee Sung-jae, Um Hyo-sup, Jo Sung-ha, Jung Hye-young, Yoo Dong-geun, Kim Hee-won, Lee Do-kyung, Jo Jae-yoon, Kim Dong-kyun, Jin Kyung, Kim Ki-bang, Kim Sung-hoon, Son Ga-young, Son Ga-young, Kim Hee-jung, David Lee McInnis, Song Young-kyu, Park Joo-hyung, Nam Hyun-joo, Lee David, Kim Bo-mi
Original network: Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation
Original release: 8 April 2013 –25 June 2013
No. of episodes: 24
Running Time: 60 minutes
Executive producer(s): Lee Chang-seop
Producer(s): Park Tae-young
Production Company(s): Samhwa Networks
Source: MBC