The Scholar Who Walks the Night

The Scholar Who Walks the Night


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Director: Lee Sung Joon

Screenwriter: Jang Hyun Joo

Aired on: Jul 8, 2015

Total Episodes: 20

Network: MBC

Duration: 60 min.

Year: 2015

Country: South Korea

Native Title: 밤을 걷는 선비

Content Rating: 15+ – Teens 15 or older

Alternative Titles: The Scholar Walking at Night, The Scholar Who Walks in the Night, Bameul Geotneun Sunbi

Genre: Historical, Mystery, Romance, Supernatural


In Joseon Dynasty, immaculately dressed in scholarly robes, the young nobleman Kim Sung Yeol lives as a vampire to keep his promise to his friends. When Sung Yeol still was a human, he found out about the vampire Gwi who sits above the King deciding the next royal line and has resurrected as a vampire trying to fight against Gwi. And now, he is living as a guardian vampire fighting against theevil vampire without losing his human nature.

(Source: MBC)

~~ Adapted from the manhwa “The Scholar Who Walks the Night” (밤을 걷는 선비) by writer Jo Joo Hee (조주희) and artist Han Seung Hee (한승희).


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