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Hong Gil Dong, the Hero 

Hong gil dong (original title)
Hong Gil Dong the korean Robin Hood. Unsatisfied with the current custom of the Joseon Kingdom. Decided to change the world by himself with his friends and his lover.
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Series cast summary:
Ji-Hwan Kang ...  Hong Gil Dong 24 episodes, 2008
Yu-ri Sung ...  Heo Yi Nok / ... 24 episodes, 2008
Keun-Suk Jang ...  Lee Chang Hwi 24 episodes, 2008
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Hong Gil Dong is the son of a minister. Due to the strict Confucian laws of the Joseon Dynasty, Gil Dong, born an illegitimate child, is not accepted by his father and family. After struggling severe discrimination by family and society, Gil Dong escaped and decided to become a bandit leader. Gil Dong robbed from the corrupt officials only to give to the poor citizens. His popularity within the peasant society soars, and many view him as a hero. Written by luraz isketambola

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Korean

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2 January 2008 (South Korea) See more »

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Amazing
5 September 2018 | by bilalkamaranSee all my reviews

I think the new series is much fun than this ver coz the female character isn't strong enough to be partner of hong gil dong..I currently watching kyun sang ver right now and its thrilling me to keep watch..


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