The koreanovela is topbilled by Lee Yo Won as Queen SeonDeok.
Synopsis: The story of a beautiful queen, who has to give up her love to save the people. During the Three Kingdoms period of Korea, Deokman (Queen Seondeok’s childhood name) was born a twin but was abandoned as a baby. She was later brought back to the Silla palace, where she joined forces with her twin sister Princess Chonmyong to oppose Mi-shil, who wanted to seize power. Mi-shil devised sinister plans to have the two Silla princesses exiled from the kingdom, and in a secretive battle, Princess Chonmyong was assassinated by Mi-shil. But Princess Deokman shrewdly enlisted the help of General Kim Yusin and eliminated her archenemy Mi-shil. She became the first female ruler of the Silla kingdom.
With historical battle scenes and a star-studded cast, Queen Seondeok is the follow-up historical drama to MBC’s “Lee San: Wind of the Palace” and “Prince of Legend” for 2009!
Writer Kim Young-hyun of the famous “Jewel in the Palace” is the main writer of this new TV mini-series.
The saga of Queen Seon Deok begins on January 4, 2010, airs weeknights on GMA-7.
VIDEO LINK: Queen Seon Deok – Trailer