Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People is set during the reign of famous tyrant King Yeonsangun, it tells the story of Hong Gil Dong (Yoon Kyun Sang), the illegitimate son of a nobleman who stole from the rich and gave to the poor, and his journey in becoming Joseon’s first revolutionary activist.
- Drama: Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People
- Revised romanization: Yeokjuk: Baeksungeul Hoomchin Dojuk
- Hangul: 역적: 백성을 훔친 도적
- Director: Kim Jin-Man
- Writer: Hwang Jin-Young
- Network: MBC
- Episodes: 30
- Release Date: January 30 – May 16, 2017
Drama series depicts the life of Hong Gil-Dong who is the the first revolutionist and dissident activist in Joseon.
- Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People Torrent Files takes over MBC’s Monday & Tuesday 22:00 time slot previously occupied by “White Nights” and followed by “Lookout” on May 22, 2017.