The Face Reader (2013)

15세 이상 관람가 09/11/2013 (KR) DramaHistory 2h 20m

Look Fate in the Face


Nae-kyung, the most skillful face reader in Joseon dynasty, was living in seclusion when he was offered a lucrative partnership by Yeon-hong, a Korean geisha. Nae-kyung accepts the proposal to read the faces of Yeon-hong’s guests only to get involved in a murder case. With his face reading skills, Nae-kyung successfully identifies the murderer and his skills are soon acknowledged by King Moonjong who orders him to identify the potential traitors who threaten his reign. However after the unexpected death of Moonjong, Nae-kyung is courted by Grand Prince Sooyang who yearns to become King himself by killing the young successor Danjong. Nae-kyung decides to keep his loyalty to the late King and help KIM Jong-seo protect the young King which forces him into the biggest power struggle in the history of the Joseon dynasty.

  1. Han Jae-rim

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Kim Dong-hyuk


Top Billed Cast

  1. Song Kang-ho

    Song Kang-ho


  2. Lee Jung-jae

    Lee Jung-jae

    Grand Prince Sooyang

  3. Baek Yoon-sik

    Baek Yoon-sik

    Kim Jong-seo

  4. Cho Jung-seok

    Cho Jung-seok


  5. Lee Jong-suk

    Lee Jong-suk


  6. Kim Hye-soo

    Kim Hye-soo


  7. Kim Tae-woo

    Kim Tae-woo

    King Munjong

  8. Kim Eui-sung

    Kim Eui-sung

    Han Myung-hoi

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The Face Reader
The Face Reader

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Original Language Korean

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