The King of Dramas

The King of Dramas (2012)

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Anthony Kim, s brilliant CEO of a drama production company who will do anything and everything for the sake of money, fame and success. He is known to possess the Midas touch as he has created blockbuster dramas and Hallyu stars. When a death on the set precipitates his fall from grace, Anthony attempts to regain his former status by putting the drama "The Morning of Keijo" on air. And to accomplish read morethat, he needs the help of idealistic Lee Go Eun, who dreams of becoming a top writer someday, and the handsome but egoistic actor Kang Hyun Min.

  • Native title:

    드라마의 제왕
  • Also Known as:

    The Lord of Dramas

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Jan 31, 2013
  • Overall 8.0
  • Story 8.0
  • Acting/Cast 8.0
  • Music 8.0
  • Rewatch Value 6.0
I wasnt too fond of the main characters in this drama, so I started it with a thought that Id stop watching if it didnt interest me, but believe me this drama grows on you.
It really has a refreshing and entertaining story. It starts off in our fav. drama world, and you really feel you are part of this world. There is the competition, intrigues, rivalries and of course loyalties. All read more in all you get a general idea what the dramaworld is all about.
Somewhere in between a sutle romance starts to develop between the leads, and yes they really grow on you, both the actors have done a wonderful job, especially the girl, I really liked her character and she has played it really well, and their romance is natural and really cute and goes well with their characters.
Although I liked the first half, I was totally hooked by the middle and really loved the second half.
Verdict: Its definately a good one to watch, it is entertaining, romantic and full of challanges, so even if you are not a great fan of the actors, this one is not to be missed.
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Jan 15, 2013
  • Overall 9.0
  • Story 10
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 8.0
  • Rewatch Value 10
The King Of Dramas is a complete fun ride, full of amazing characters.
It is fast paced and never gets boring.
The story is about a brilliant CEO of a drama production house, who gets fired and then he struggles to again achieve his position.
The show is full of laughs and positive energy. The acting by everyone is excellent, especially Kim Myung Min and Choi Si Won.
One of the best comedies of 2012.
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The story is also about drama production. It has a great plot, developing characters, of course great OSTs and love chemistry!
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    Mssankacoffee 9 days ago

    I loved this drama! I very much enjoyed the really good and endearing characters especially Anthony Kim, the man I so wanted to hate but could not help but to love! Kim Myung Min was BOSS in the role of Anthony Kim and I do agree with the comment that he had the best suits. I thought he rocked them like a superstar male model as he strutted about the place LOL! Not to be out done kudos to Choi Shi Won, who really did a great job portraying the egotistical, ridiculous but very sweet Kang Hyun Min; I laughed every time he came on! I always enjoy Jung Ryeo Won because she usually takes roles which has the female lead as spunky and independent. She's 'Ace' in comedy roles and I loved her as Writer Lee Go Eun. The battle of wills and chess moves in the game of revenge was really entertaining for me and at times reminded me a little of Golden Empire. Really good watch!

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    Mssankacoffee 9 days ago

    I loved this drama! I very much enjoyed the really good and endearing characters especially Anthony Kim, the man I so wanted to hate but could not help but to love! Kim Myung Min was BOSS in the role of Anthony Kim and I do agree with the comment that he had the best suits. I thought he rocked them like a superstar male model as he strutted about the place LOL! Not to be out done kudos to Choi Shi Won, who really did a great job portraying the egotistical, ridiculous but very sweet Kang Hyun Min; I laughed every time he came on! I always enjoy Jung Ryeo Won because she usually takes roles which has the female lead as spunky and independent. She's 'Ace' in comedy roles and I loved her as Writer Lee Go Eun. The battle of wills and chess moves in the game of revenge was really entertaining for me and at times reminded me a little of Golden Empire. Really good watch!

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    De1vSkm2 13 days ago

    Kim Myung Min was great! Choi Si Won was so amazingly annoying, it was hilarious to see such a different side of him. The first couple of episodes were pretty annoying because people kept leaving and pulling stupid tricks, but the drama really grows on you and before you know it you start to really enjoy it :)

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    serena2001 Aug 21, 2014

    I totally thought she was daydreaming at the end of ep 14 I was like no way that's to cheesy lol awesome drama so far I love how siwon's character is so different than anything else ive seen him in and bit na I totally didn't recognize her as the stylist from your beautiful she was so different!

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    sakuraKhey Aug 1, 2014

    I rated this with a 7/10 because of the abuse of flashbacks and some parts of the ending. I really enjoyed the romance in this drama, the way it developed i mean. AND of course....Anthony Kim ;)

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    YoureSoFine96 Jul 26, 2014
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    DBSK Jun 11, 2014

    I don't think I'll ever find a drama as good as this one and that makes me so sad.

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    shirochronicle May 27, 2014

    this is a good example to show why dramas shouldn't be extended

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    ShameOnMe2 Apr 23, 2014

    Great drama! Superb acting! There was not a boring moment! One of the few shows that didn't drag and it got better and better. Kim Myung Min is such an amazing actor. You could not help but love him! I loved the way they pronounce Anthony! Choi SiWon was really good and he made me laugh so hard! I am gonna miss it!

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    lettuceloveHJ Apr 22, 2014

    Loved! Best drama I've seen so far! Anthony Kim is so irresistible!

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    -kaze- Mar 13, 2014

    This was a great drama, the story kept me hooked (for about 15 episodes). After episode 15, the only reason I stayed was the Hyun Min and Min Ah couple. But the story was great and hilarious. A good light watch!

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    2013started Mar 12, 2014

    Watching it right now, so far I am hooked... But I am just disciplining myself to prioritize and do more important things first before I sit and watch or else - it'll be hard to stop watching.

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    allyson Mar 4, 2014

    Can I just say that Anthony has some of the sexiest suits I have ever seen a man in! Those vests, I just die :p

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    Noha_W Feb 26, 2014
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    wolfgirl9 Feb 26, 2014

    wow the last episode was a disaster ... a true example how 1 episode can destroy the whole drama!

Details

  • Country:

    South Korea
  • Type:

    Drama
  • Episodes:

    18
  • Aired:

    Nov 5, 2012 to Jan 7, 2013
  • Aired On:

    Monday, Tuesday
  • Network:

    SBS
  • Duration:

    1 hr. 5 min.

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  • Score:

    7.9 (scored by 2,751 users)
  • Ranked:

    #563
  • Popularity:

    #91

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