The Last Empress: In an alternate-reality South Korea, where a constitutional monarchical system prevails, Oh Sunny (Jang Na Ra), a musical actress, becomes the empress of the country. Thus begins a dispute for power in the royal palace. Nothing is what it seems, and Oh Sunny is ready to fight until the end to uncover a mysterious homicide within the royal palace, fighting to protect those she loves the most and obtain happiness.
- Drama: The Last Empress (English title) / Empress’s Dignity (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Hwanghooui Poomkyeok
- Hangul: 황후의 품격
- Director: Joo Dong-Min
- Writer: Kim Sun-Ok
- Network: SBS
- Episodes: 52
- Release Date: November 21, 2018 – February 21, 2019
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Set in present day South Korea, but under the premise that the country is governed by a constitutional monarchy.
Oh Ssu-Ni (Jang Na-Ra) is a musical actress with a bright personality. Suddenly, she marries Emperor Lee Hyuk (Shin Sung-Rok). There, Oh Ssu-Ni goes up against absolute power of the palace and fights against the power. Meanwhile, she falls in love with Na Wang-Sik (Choi Jin-Hyuk) who is a bodyguard of the imperial family. Na Wang-Sik came to the palace to take revenge on the person responsible for his mother’s death. Due to death of Emperor Lee Hyuk’s grandmother, Oh Ssu-Ni breaks down the royal family with the help of Na Wang-Sik and finds true love.
- The Last Empress Torrent Files takes over SBS’ Wednesday & Thursday 22:00 time slot previously occupied by “Heart Surgeons” and followed by “Big Issue” on March 6, 2019.