The King in Love is based on the novel of the same title by Kim Yi Ryung which was first published on 2011-Aug-19 by Paranmedia.
Wang Won (Im Shi Wan) is the Crown Prince during the Goryeo Dynasty who harbors an extreme lust for power. His childhood friend, Wang Rin (Hong Jong Hyun), is his trusted ally and bodyguard. When they meet Eun San (Im Yoon Ah), the beautiful daughter of the wealthiest man in the country, they become inseparable friends. But when both Won and Rin fall in love with Eun San, what will happen to their ambitions and friendship?
- Drama: The King in Love (English title) / The King Loves (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Wangeun Saranghanda
- Hangul: 왕은 사랑한다
- Director: Kim Sang-Hyub
- Writer: Kim Yi-Ryung (novel), Song Ji-Na
- Network: MBC
- Episodes: 40
- Release Date: July 17 – September 19, 2017
Drama series is set during the Kingdom of Goryeo.
Won (Im Si-Wan) is a crown prince of Goryeo. He has a pretty appearance, but he also has a lust for conquest. He is best friends with Wang Rin (Hong Jong-Hyun) who comes from a royal family and is his bodyguard. Beautiful Eun San (Yoona) appears in front of the two young men. She is the daughter of the richest man. The three become good friends, but things change after Wang Won and Wang Rin both fall in love with Eun San.
- The King in Love Torrent Files takes over MBC’s Monday & Tuesday 22:00 time slot previously occupied by “Lookout” and followed by “20th Century Boy and Girl” October, 2017.