Queen of the Ring (TV series)

Queen of the Ring (Korean반지의 여왕; Hanja斑指의女王; RRBanjiui Yeowang) is a 6-episode South Korean television drama starring Kim Seul-gi and Ahn Hyo-seop. The drama is one of the "Three Color Fantasy" drama trilogy by MBC and Naver. The drama's color is Gold, It's previously occupied by Romance Full of Life (Green). It will air on Naver TV Cast every Tuesday at 0:00 (KST) starting from March 7, 2017 and on MBC every Thursday at 23:10 (KST) starting from March 9, 2017.[1][2]

Queen of the Ring
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Promotional Poster
Also known asThree Color fantasy – Queen of the Ring
Written byKim Ah-jung
Directed byKwon Sung-chan
StarringKim Seul-gi
Ahn Hyo-seop
Country of originSouth Korea
Original language(s)Korean
No. of episodes6 (MBC)
Executive producer(s)Park Sung-eun
Kang Tae-wook
Producer(s)Yoo Hyun-joong
Running time30 minutes (MBC)
Production company(s)MBC
Original networkMBC
Naver TV Cast
Original releaseMarch 9 (2017-03-09) –
March 23, 2017 (2017-03-23) (MBC)
Related showsThree Color Fantasy
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Story about a girl Nan-hee (Kim Seul-gi) who does not believe in herself because she feels she does not look as pretty as others. One day she receives a ring which holds a family secret. Due to the magical ring, she gets Se-gun (Ahn Hyo-seop) who's a handsome guy but has a cold-blooded personality to see her as his ideal type.[3][4]





  • Kim So-hye as Park Se-gun's ex-girlfriend, member of fictional girl group I.Q.I (episode 1)
  • Kwak Si-yang as Professional model (episode 5)
  • Song Hae-na as Professional model (episode 5)
  • Kang Ki-young as Fashion show manager (episode 5)
  • Lee Yeon-soo as Park Se-gun's mother


The drama is pre-produced and a co-production between Naver and iMBC.[5]

The director Kwon Sung-chan is known for his drama One More Happy Ending, and the drama is the second work for the screenwriter Kim A-jung, after writing the scenario for Divorce Lawyer in Love drama.

First script reading took place in October, 2016 at MBC Broadcasting Station in Sangam, South Korea.[6]


  • In the table below, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
  • NR denotes that the drama did not rank in the top 20 daily programs on that date.
Ep. Date Average audience share
TNmS[7] AGB Nielsen[8]
March 9, 2017
2.4% (NR)
1.9% (NR)
2.1% (NR)
1.9% (NR)
March 16, 2017
2.1% (NR)
1.6% (NR)
1.8% (NR)
1.5% (NR)
March 23, 2017
2.5% (NR)
2.4% (NR)
2.4% (NR)
2.5% (NR)
Average 2.2% 2.0%


  1. ^ "MBC, '세가지색 판타지'로 색다른 실험…내년 초 방송 예정" (in Korean). 2016-10-27. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  2. ^ "'퐁당퐁당LOVE' 김슬기·안효섭, '반지의 여왕' 주인공으로 재회". TV리포트 (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-01-22.
  3. ^ "김슬기-안효섭에게 직접 듣는 <반지의 여왕> 비하인드 [<세가지색 판타지> 드라마토크③]". Retrieved 2017-01-22.
  4. ^ "'반지의 여왕' 김슬기, '절대반지'는 필요없다?". Retrieved 2017-01-22.
  5. ^ "김슬기 "'반지의 여왕' 못난이 役..준비할 게 없더라" - 스포츠투데이 - TV보다 재밌다". stoo.asiae.co.kr (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-01-22.
  6. ^ "MBC 연예". MBC 연예 (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-01-22.
  7. ^ "TNMS Daily Ratings: this links to current day-select the date from drop down menu". TNMS Ratings (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-01-24.
  8. ^ "AGB Daily Ratings: this links to current day-select the date from drop down menu". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Archived from the original on 2017-03-17. Retrieved 2017-01-24.

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