The King: Eternal Monarch is about two parallel universes of a monarchy and a democracy. Lee Min Ho stars as Emperor Lee Gon who tries to close the door between the two worlds, and Kim Go Eun stars as Detective Jung Tae Eul who works with the emperor to protect people’s lives.
- Drama: The King: Eternal Monarch
- Revised romanization: Deo King: Youngwonui Gunjoo
- Hangul: 더 킹: 영원의 군주
- Director: Baek Sang-Hoon
- Writer: Kim Eun-Sook
- Network: SBS
- Episodes: 16
- Release Date: April 17 – June 6, 2020
- Runtime: Friday & Saturday 22:00
- Official Website
The Devil is released into the human world and soon opens a door into a parallel world. The Devil asks if he lived a better life in the other world, if he could live in the other world. Against the Devil’s question, Korean Emperor Lee Gon (Lee Min-Ho) tries to close the door to the parallel world and South Korean Detective Jung Tae-Eul (Kim Go-Eun) tries to protect the lives of people and the person she loves.
- The King: Eternal Monarch Torrent Files takes over the SBS Fridays & Saturdays 22:00 time slot previously occupied by “Hyena” and followed by “Backstreet Rookie” on June, 12, 2020.