Who are the actors in the series Empress Ki?

Who are the actors in the series Empress Ki?

Left to right: Toghon Temür, Empress Ki, Wang Yoo. Empress Ki ( Korean : 기황후; Hanja : 奇皇后; RR : Gi Hwanghu) is a South Korean historical drama television series starring Ha Ji-won as the titular Empress Ki. It aired on MBC from October 28, 2013 to April 29, 2014 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 51 episodes.

Is “Empress Ki” based on a true story?

“Empress Ki” is a fictionalized account of the historical figures Empress Ki, Emperor Togon, and their son Ayushiridara who later on became emperor. Leading the cast are Ha Ji-won in the title role (aka “SeungNyang”), Joo Jin-mo as “Wang Yu,” Ji Chang-wook as “Togon,” Jin Yi-han as “Tal Tal,” and Baek Jin-hee as “Tanasiri.”

How long does it take to film Empress Ki?

Each session took about 4 hours. Filming moves to Hengdian World Studios, located in Hengdian, China, from October 12-23, 2013. Ep. 19 & 20 of “Empress Ki” originally scheduled to air December 30th and 31st did not air due to award shows and special programming.

What is the story of Ki Seungnyang?

The series revolves around Ki Seungnyang, a Goryeo -born woman who ascends to power despite the restrictions of the era’s class system, and later marries Toghon Temür (Emperor of Mongol Empire) to become an empress of the Yuan dynasty, instead of her first love, Wang Yu.

Is Empress Ki a real person?

Much concern was raised over the series’ depiction of the titular Empress Ki, who was portrayed as a brave warrior in the series. Historians were worried that the audience would overlook the fact that the real-life Empress Ki was responsible for attacking her native land.

Who is Yuan’s empress consort?

A woman who was born in Goryeo and becomes the Empress Consort of Yuan dynasty. She is initially the fiancée of Wang Yoo, but later becomes the wife of Ta Hwan thus making her Yuan’s Empress Consort. The King of Later Goryeo who is Ki Seung-nyang’s first love and fiance.