The Great Seer

The Great Seer

The Great Seer begins during the reign of King Gongmin. But despite being about seers, geomancers, divinators and the like, this drama is less about the fantasy and more about the political movers and shakers — people who had the power to advise, and therefore control, kings. Ji Jin-hee plays Yi Seong-gye, the general who led the overthrow of Goryeo and established the Joseon Dynasty, becoming its first king. Mok Ji-sang (Ji Sung) is a gifted seer/geomancer, born with the ability to see into people’s pasts and futures. There are those who believe falsely that he has dark supernatural powers, thinking him possessed by ghosts. When he comes of age in the late Goryeo era, he becomes a scholar of divination, and a reader of geography, faces, and the like to tell fortunes — an area with much influence at the time. He eventually becomes a "king-maker," who holds the key to a major political shift in the overthrow of Goryeo and the rise of Joseon when he backs General Yi and effectively shapes the future of Korea as we know it.[1] Kim So-yeon plays a healer whose destiny is tied to General Yi, but she falls in love with the seer. And Song Chang-ui plays the rival advisor. Lee Yoon-ji joins the cast as Ban-ya, a woman who was sold off as a gisaeng at a young age, but becomes a concubine to King Gongmin’s advisor, and bears a son. King Gongmin takes in that son as his, and the boy becomes King Woo of Goryeo — the king that General Yi dethrones in a coup d’état. 
Also Known As: 대풍수
Country: Korean
Status: Completed
Genres: political;
Airs: 2012

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  • Kim So Yeon (1980)

    Kim So Yeon (1980)

  • Ji Seong (1977)

    Ji Seong (1977)

  • Ji Jin Hee (1971)

    Ji Jin Hee (1971)

  • Lee Yoon Ji (1984)

    Lee Yoon Ji (1984)

  • Song Chang Ui (1979)

    Song Chang Ui (1979)

  • Jo Min Gi (1965)

    Jo Min Gi (1965)

  • Oh Hyeon Kyeong (1970)

    Oh Hyeon Kyeong (1970)

  • Lee Seung Yeon (1968)

    Lee Seung Yeon (1968)

  • Lee Yeong Beom (1961)

    Lee Yeong Beom (1961)

  • Choi Jae Woong (1979)

    Choi Jae Woong (1979)

  • Kang Kyeong Hun (1975)

    Kang Kyeong Hun (1975)

  • Ahn Kil Kang

    Ahn Kil Kang

  • Ryu Tae Joon (1971)

    Ryu Tae Joon (1971)

  • Lee Moon Shik (1967)

    Lee Moon Shik (1967)

  • Jo Han Cheol (1973)

    Jo Han Cheol (1973)

  • Lee Won Jae (1958)

    Lee Won Jae (1958)

  • Kim Ku Taek (1970)

    Kim Ku Taek (1970)

  • Do Ki Seok (1974)

    Do Ki Seok (1974)

  • Yoo Ha Joon (1978)

    Yoo Ha Joon (1978)

  • Choi Tae Joon (1991)

    Choi Tae Joon (1991)

  • Lee Tae Ri (1993)

    Lee Tae Ri (1993)

  •  Yoon Joo Hee

    Yoon Joo Hee

  • David Lee (1994)

    David Lee (1994)

  • Noh Yeong Hak (1993)

    Noh Yeong Hak (1993)

  • Son Na Eun (Apink) (1994)

    Son Na Eun (Apink) (1994)

  • Park Min Ji (1989)

    Park Min Ji (1989)

  • Lee Jin (Fin.K.L) (1980)

    Lee Jin (Fin.K.L) (1980)

  • Son Byeong Ho (1962)

    Son Byeong Ho (1962)

  • Bae Min Hee

    Bae Min Hee

  • Joo Min Soo (1994)

    Joo Min Soo (1994)

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