Title: 드라마의 제왕 / The King of Dramas
Chinese Title: 电视剧帝王
Also known as: Drama King / The Lord of the Drama
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Episodes: 18
Broadcast network: SBS
Broadcast period: 2012-Nov-05 to 2013-Jan-08
Air time: Monday & Tuesday 21:55


‘The Lord of the Drama’ is a comedy series set in the entertainment business and revolves around the drama-production world featuring a production company CEO, a rookie writer, and a top star.

Anthony Kim (Kim Myung Min) is a greedy but brilliant CEO of a production company who would do everything and anything for money. He is extremely talented in running a business.

Lee Go Eun (Jung Ryu Won) is a warm-hearted, honest and aspiring rookie writer.

Meanwhile, Kang Hyun Min (Choi Si Won) is a self-confident, ruthless, egoistic and arrogant top star.

What is a Drama? Drama is Money! Money! Money! :) :) :)


Main Cast

Kim Myung Min as Anthony Kim
Jung Ryu Won as Lee Go Eun
Choi Si Won as Kang Hyun Min
Oh Ji Eun as Sung Min Ah
Jung Man Sik as Oh Jin Wan

S Brodcasting Station people

Song Min Hyung as Deputy Director Kim
Jung Han Hun as Deputy Director Park
Kim Seung Hwan as Lee Sung Jo
Lee Dong Hoon as Yoon Kwang Jae
Yoo Joo Sang as Moon Sang Il

People in the World Production

Suh Dong Won as Joo Dong Suk
Heo Joon Suk as Han Kang Wook
Park Sang Hoon as Park Suk Hyun
Yoon Yong Jin (윤용진) as Goo Hee Jae

People in the Empire Production

Seo Joo Hee as Jung Hong Joo (writer)
Kim Kyung Bum (김경범) as Managing Director Heo
Jang Won Young as Director Hong (PD)
Lee Hae Woon (이해운) as PD Park
Park Geun Hyung as President of Empire Production


Choi Soo Eun as Yoon Bit Na
Sung Byung Sook as Park Kang Ja
Fujii Mina as Ikkiko
Oh Hyun Soo (오현수) as Choi Do Hyung
Park Kyu Sun as Bae Kwang Soo
Jun Gook Hwan as SBC station CEO
Jung In Ki as Goo Young Mok PD
Jang Hyun Sung as Watanabe Kenji
Kim Bo Yun as Jo Young Eun
Park Joon Geum as Kang Hyun Min’s mother (cameo)
Jo Young Goo (조영구) as reporter (cameo)
Park Shin Hye as Drama The Elegant Revenge lead actress (cameo, ep 1)
Choi Tae Joon as Oh In Sung – Drama The Elegant Revenge lead actor (cameo, ep 1)
Jun Moo Song as Watanabe
Kwon Hae Hyo as Nam Woon Young
Ha Kyu Won as assistant director

Production Credit

Director: Hong Sung Chang
Screenwriter: Jang Hang Joon, Lee Ji Hyo

Episode Ratings

    Nationwide Seoul Nationwide Seoul
2012-11-05 1 6.5 8.0 6.5 7.6
2012-11-06 2 6.6 9.1 7.3 8.6 (19th)
2012-11-12 3 8.9 10.8 (14th) 7.1 8.9
2012-11-13 4 9.2 (20th) 10.6 (15th) 7.3 8.5
2012-11-19 5 8.1 9.7 (17th) 8.1 9.8 (15th)
2012-11-20 6 8.3 (20th) 10.5 (13th) 7.7 9.0 (16th)
2012-11-26 7 8.7 10.7 (14th) 6.8 7.7
2012-11-27 8 8.6 (17th) 10.6 (15th) 6.9 8.1
2012-12-03 9 8.5 10.1 (15th) 7.4 8.2
2012-12-04 10 8.8 (19th) 10.1 (15th) 8.9 (16th) 10.0 (14th)
2012-12-10 11 9.2 10.9 (17th) 7.3 (<8.6)
2012-12-11 12 8.1 9.6 (20th) 7.1 (<9.0)
2012-12-17 13 7.2 (<9.5) 6.7 (<9.1)
2012-12-18 14 7.4 8.9 (19th) 7.5 (<8.9)
2012-12-24 15 6.8 (<9.4) 6.6 (<9.7)
2012-12-25 16 7.1 (<9.8) 6.9 (<9.6)
2013-01-01 17 7.4 9.1 (20th) 6.6 (<9.2)
2013-01-07 18 (<9.8) (<9.3) (<9.0) (<9.0)

Sources: TNmS Media Korea & AGB Nielsen Korea

*** Different between TNmS Media Korea & AGB Nielson – Here


This drama previously set on 16 epsiode and extend another 2 episode after that.


2012 SBS Drama Awards: Top Excellence Actress Awards (Mini Series), Jung Ryu Won (Salaryman, King of Dramas)
2012 SBS Drama Awards: Top 10 Stars Awards, Jung Ryu Won (Salaryman, King of Dramas)


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Official Site

Trailer I & Trailer II

Poster Making

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242 Responses to “The King of Dramas”

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  1. 1
    malmi77 Says:

    who is the male lead in this drama? isn’t it si won?

  2. 2
    lexie Says:

    @malmi77: the lead male is from wanted perfect family…he is Oh Dal Gun in that series…

  3. 3
    Nong Says:

    The Lead male is Kim Myung Min.

    You can see a lots of his photo here… I like him so much. :)

  4. 4
    JYJ Fanatic Says:

    OMG. Jung Ryu Won. I really love her in Salaryman! Great acting! So funny! :D I will definitely watch this! :) DAEBAK!

  5. 5
    butterfry90 Says:

    Tot Si won is the lead so i was so excited to watch this. Don’t know the male lead…

  6. 6
    eve Says:

    love it!!!!jubg ryu won come back!!!november have alot of drama that i definately watch!!!

  7. 7
    F.Ids Says:

    Well, this one sounds interesting. The cast is ok. But i think the plot is even more interesting than the casting.

  8. 8
    taraLuvJJ Says:

    i just wondering why Siwon always take his shirt off in every most of his drama? some say to me.. that’s would be bonus my friend :)

  9. 9
    jedi Says:

    Kim Myung Min !!!!

    Best Actor ^^`

  10. 10
    Kingtez64 Says:

    The leading man is from bethoven virus, bad family, white tower etc ..very good actor and with a diferent charisma..like him when acting being cold person

  11. 11
    @Leeda961024 Says:

    Siwon Oppa!!! cant waitt

  12. 12
    kinchay Says:

    looking forward to watch this drama. it looks promising that it will be fun. i like kim myung min.

  13. 13
    Myr Says:

    Can’t hardly wait…Kim Myung Min in Beethoven’s Virus (Wow!). For sure, he’s going to play eccentric role again (^^).

  14. 14
    Mystisith Says:

    Hope it will be a good comedy! For some reasons I’m rapidly getting tired of Ohlala Couple which I thought I would like.
    A mix between On Air and History of a Salaryman would be awesome!
    I will try to keep my expectations low and see what happens…

  15. 15
    roxyalso Says:

    I agree Nong, I like him too, he is a good actor.

  16. 16
    tarri Says:

    Love Kim Myung Min,hate Jung Ryu Won

  17. 17
    jedi Says:


    Hahaha, I’ve same feelings like yours. Even though I disliked JRW, because of KMM, I will definitely watch it. ^^”

  18. 18
    amaar Says:

    i think this drama gonna be fun and entertaining, can’t wait :D

  19. 19
    mei Says:

    this sound interesting.going to watch this..^^

  20. 20
    swift Says:

    This is going to be a seriously hilarious comedy drama.

  21. 21
    Bina Says:

    kampai, for this succeed of this drama

  22. 22
    52drama Says:

    Just watch the first episode! Awesome drama! Interesting play script.

  23. 23
    jin Says:


  24. 24
    linh Says:

    This film have a Super Idol SiWon but rating only 6.5%… So bad bad bad

  25. 25
    kdbig Says:

    love jung ryu won the first 2 episode was pretty entertaining LOVE it lol

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