25 March 2013
| 91% |
1 October 2012
Sageuk, Medical drama
| Horse DoctorThe Horse Healer|
Lee Byung-hoonChoi Jung-gyu
Jo Seung-wooLee Yo-won
Kim Jun-seokJung Se-rin
Jo Seung‑woo, Lee Yo‑won, Kim So‑eun, Lee Sang‑woo, Jo Bo‑ah
The King's Doctor Wikipedia
The King's Doctor (Hangul: 마의; Hanja: 馬醫; RR: Ma-ui; lit. Horse Doctor) is a 2012 South Korean television series depicting Baek Gwang-hyeon (1625–1697), Joseon Dynasty veterinarian, starring Jo Seung-woo and Lee Yo-won. It aired on MBC from October 1, 2012 to March 25, 2013 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 50 episodes. The historial/period epic drama commemorated MBC's 51st anniversary.
Filmed at MBC Dramia in Gyeonggi Province, The King's Doctor was directed by Lee Byung-hoon, known for his previous works Hur Jun, Jewel in the Palace, Yi San and Dong Yi. This marked the first television drama for actor Jo Seung-woo in his 13-year film and stage career.