The King of Chudong Palace

The King of Chudong Palace (Korean추동궁 마마; RRChudonggung Mama; MRCh'udonggung Mama) is a 1983 South Korean historical television series, the first installment of the drama series 500 Years of Joseon Dynasty by director Lee Byung-hoon and writer Shin Bong-seung.[1][2] It aired on MBC from March 31 to July 1, 1983, for 27 episodes. It portrays the fall of Goryeo and the founding of Joseon, with the reigns of Taejo, Jeongjong and Taejong.[3]

The King of Chudong Palace
Cover of the Japanese DVD
추동궁 마마
Revised RomanizationChudonggung Mama
McCune–ReischauerCh'udonggung Mama
Created byYoo Gil-chon
Written byShin Bong-seung
Directed byLee Byung-hoon
Country of originSouth Korea
Original languageKorean
No. of episodes27
Executive producerYu Gilchon (MBC)
Original release
NetworkMBC TV
ReleaseMarch 31 (1983-03-31) –
July 1, 1983 (1983-07-01)

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  1. ^ Lee, Seung-han (October 20, 2015). "'육룡', 이 드라마 5공 때 나오지 않은 게 천만다행이다". (in Korean). Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  2. ^ Kim, Da-sol (April 20, 2016). "드라마 '조선왕조 오백년' 신봉승 작가 별세". Yonhap News Agency (in Korean). Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  3. ^ Kim, Hwan-pyo (2012). 드라마, 한국을 말하다 (Ch'op'an ed.). Sŏul-si: Inmul kwa Sasangsa. ISBN 9788959062010. OCLC 794323886.