According to tvN, it will air on January 21, 2024, with the first and second episodes being broadcast consecutively.
The drama tells the story of Lee In (played by Jo Jung Suk), a king in a high position but with a humble heart, and Kang Hee-soo (played by Shin Se Kyung), who initially dreams of revenge against him but becomes entranced by his cruel destiny.
The revealed poster features Jo Jung Suk (as Lee In) and Shin Se Kyung (as Kang Hee-soo) facing each other while playing a game of Baduk. The cautious posture of their hands reaching out to each other, combined with their fateful meeting, increases curiosity about the complex emotions between Jo Jung Suk and Shin Se Kyung.
The caption on the poster, “The one who disturbed the world” and “The one who disturbed the heart,” adds to the anticipation about the relationship and the direction of romance the two characters will unfold. The tension at their fingertips alone is expected to create a thrilling excitement and lingering emotions, making “Captivating The King” an eagerly awaited melodrama historical series.
Are you excited to watch this drama?