The Crowned Clown
  • Title:  The Crowned Clown (Korean Drama)

  • Also Known As:  The Man Who Became King / Gwanghae, The Man Who Became King / Masquerade
  • Genre:  Historical
  • Broadcast Date:  January, 2019
  • Total Episodes:  16
  • Casts:  Yeo Jin Goo, Lee Se Young, Kim Sang Kyung, Jang Kwang, Yoon Jong Suk, Oh Ha Nee, Kwon Hae Hyo, Jang Young Nam, Jung Hye Young
  • English Subs:  Yes
  • Ost:  N/A
  • Synopsis/Summary/Review: 

    The drama series is a remake of the 2012 movie “Masquerade“.

    The story takes place at a time in Joseon history, when upheaval and power struggles surrounding the throne had reached extreme levels. In order to escape those who plan to assassinate him, the king puts a clown, who looks exactly like him, on the throne.