Love is in the air as Netflix prepares to unveil its latest international acquisition – “King the Land.” This upcoming romantic comedy series is directed by the talented Im Hyun Wook, known for his hit show “Reflection of You,” and features a script penned by the dynamic duo of Chun Sung Il and Choi Rom, who previously captivated audiences with “All of Us Are Dead.”
With its charming storyline and lovable characters, “King the Land” promises to be a refreshing addition to Netflix’s vast array of content. Get ready to fall in love with this whimsical tale and experience all the joy and laughter it offers. Here is everything we know about the upcoming series.
King the Land Season 1 Release Date: When Will it Premiere?
Mark your calendars for June 17, 2023, as the highly anticipated romantic comedy series “King the Land” is set to premiere its first episode. Running for 16 episodes, the show will air twice weekly on Saturdays and Sundays until the final episode on August 6, 2023. The show will first broadcast on jTBC, building excitement and anticipation before its release on the global streaming platform, Netflix.
King the Land Season 1 Plot: What’s it About?
The series synopsis provided by Netflix revolves around Heir Goo Won, a guy repulsed by fake smiles, but when he meets Cheon Sa Rang, her genuine smile captivates him. They strive to create joyful moments to share their genuine smiles. Goo Won finds himself in an inheritance battle with King the Land, a luxurious VVIP business lounge catering to affluent hoteliers.
It is owned by The King Group, which also includes hotels, distribution companies, and an airline in its portfolio. Cheon Sa Rang’s radiant smile brightens up the world around her. She’s delighted to secure a job at the King Hotel, where she has fond memories of her childhood. However, she quickly realizes that she must grow up fast to handle the frequent prejudices and misunderstandings that she encounters in the workplace.
King the Land Season 1 Cast: Who Will be In?
Lee Jun Ho, a renowned boy band 2 PM member, is set to star in two 2023 dramas: King the Land and Celebrity. Although he has yet to feature in a Netflix Original, he has earned critical acclaim for his performances in other K-dramas such as The Red Sleeve and Confession. In King the Land, he will play the role of Gu Win.
Joining him on the screen is Im Yoon Ah, a Girls’ Generation member, portraying the character of Cheon Sa Rang. While she, too, hasn’t starred in a Netflix Original, she has a diverse acting portfolio, including The K2, The King in Love, and Hush. The supporting cast for King the Land features Ahn Se Ha as Na Sang Rik, Kim Ga Eun as Kim Ga Eun, Go Won Hee as Oh Pyung Hwa, and Kim Jae Won as Kim Jae Won.
King the Land Season 1 Trailer: When Can we Watch It?
The King of Land series trailer has already been released, and fans can check it out on either Netflix or YouTube. The trailer showcases the includes hotels, distribution companies, an airline, and the romantic aspects that viewers can expect from the series. Don’t forget to mark your calendars for the series debut on June 17!