King’s Family

Details
Title: 왕가네 식구들 / Wanggane Shikgoodeul
Also known as: The Wang Family / Family of King / Royal Family
Genre: Family, romance, comedy
Episodes: 50
Broadcast network: KBS2
Broadcast period: 2013-Aug-31 to 2014-TBA
Air time: & Night 19:55
Synopsis
The Wang family faces a number of challenges: elitism; discrimination; children moving back home after living on their own during colleges; the power dynamics between husband, wife and family; and decisions about when to marry and have a baby given the financial difficulties in today’s Korean society. The first daughter had married into a well-off family, but after they went bankrupt she and the family had to move back to her parents’ home. The second daughter is also having financial difficulties as her husband is jobless, while the third daughter suddenly decided to quit her job. How will the family manage to survive such obstacles?
Cast
Wang family
Jang Yong as Wang Bong (61, father)
Kim Hae Sook as Lee Ang Geum (60, mother)
Na Moon Hee as Ahn Gye Shim (78, grandmother)
Choi Dae Chul as Wang Don (35, uncle)
Oh Hyun Kyung as Wang Soo Bak (37, oldest daughter)
Lee Tae Ran as Wang Ho Bak (36, 2nd daughter)
Lee Yoon Ji as Wang Kwang Bak (29, 3rd daughter)
Moon Ga Young as Wang Hae Bak (18, 4th daughter)
Choi Won Hong as Wang Dae Bak (15, youngest son)
Go Min Joong’s family
Jo Sung Ha as Go Min Joong (42, Wang family’s oldest son-in-law)
No Joo Hyun as Min Joong’s father
Kim Mi Ra as Go Min Sook
Lee Ye Sun (이예선) as Go Ae Ji (5)
Heo Se Dal’s family
Oh Man Suk as Heo Se Dal (35, Wang family’s 2nd son-in-law)
Lee Bo Hee as Park Sal Ra (55)
Kang Ye Bin as Heo Young Dal (29)
Lee Tae Woo as Heo Shin Tong (8)
Hong Hyun Taek as Heo Bang Tong (7)
Choi Sang Nam’s family
Han Joo Wan as Choi Sang Nam (Wang family’s potential 3rd son-in-law)
Lee Byung Joon as Choi Dae Se (58)
Kim Hee Jung as Oh Soon Jung (40)
Yoon Song Yi (윤송이) as Goo Mi Ho (11)
Production Credits
Production Company: Dream E&M (드림이앤엠)
Chief Producer: Moon Bo Hyun
Producer: Song Hyun Wook
Director: Jin Hyung Wook
Screenwriter: Moon Young Nam
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  • nkolika

    A god drama, so many lessons to teach about life. Enjoyed every bit of it