Horror / Supernatural / Historical


Set during the Joseon era, Kingdom takes you on an epic and often gruesome trail as it follows crown prince Lee Chang (Joo Ji-hoon) and his quest to find out the truth behind his father’s illness.  He travels to the ends of the Kingdom in search of the King’s physician and comes face-to-face with a contagion that is sweeping across the land.  With malevolent forces conspiring against him to dethrone him for treason, he ardently follows his path to protect his people with the help of physician Seo-Bi (Bae Doo-na), Yeong-Shin (Kim Sung-kyu) and Moo-young (Kim Sang-ho).  

Based on the webtoon The Kingdom of the Gods by Kim Eun-hee and illustrated by Yang Kyung-il.  

Directed by: Kim Seong-hun
Written by: Kim Eun-hee
Starring: Ju Ji-hoon, Ryu Seung-ryong, Bae Doo-na, Kim Sung-kyu
Extended Cast: Kim Sang-ho, Heo Joon-ho, Jeon Seok-ho, Kim Hye-jun, Jung Suk-won
Original network: Netflix
Original release: 25 January 2019
No. of episodes: 6
Running Time: 43 – 56 minutes
Executive producer(s): Lee Sang-baek
Producer(s): Lee Sung-joon
Production Company(s): AStory
Distributor: Netflix
Source: https://www.netflix.com/title/80180171