The Emperor of the Kingdom Who Met Woman Detective; Lee Gon & Jung Tae-eul’s Romance Story in ‘The King: Eternal Monarch’
The King: Eternal Monarch was one of the latest K-Dramas in mid of 2020! The drama also becoming one of the most awaited projects, since it also became Lee Min-ho’s comeback after three years has passed. Moreover, he also worked with Kim Go-eun, the famous ‘Goblin‘ girl as well!
The King: Eternal Monarch has narrated a story between the parallel world, the Corea Kingdom, and the Republic of South Korea. Lee Gon, the King from the Corea Kingdom was known as a tough king. He was looking for a woman who has South Korea’s police identity card as Jung Tae-eul since she was the person who saved Lee Gon in the past. Meanwhile, Jung Tae-eul was lived in South Korea and worked as a lieutenant in South Korean police, and she was also known as a brave and pure woman. Then one day, Lee Gon was accidentally met with Jung Tae-eul in South Korea. He was found connecting roads that lead him to South Korea.
Official poster for The King: Eternal Monarch:
Their Role in The King: Eternal Monarch
Kim Go-eun was played as Jung Tae-eul / Luna. She lived in the Republic of South Korea and worked as a lieutenant in a national police agency. She is also is known as a brave woman, pure and honest person. Meanwhile, Luna was someone known as Jung Tae-eul’s doppelganger – someone who has a similar face with her. Then Lee Min-ho was played as Lee Gon, a king from the Corea Kingdom. Lee Gon’s father was killed by his uncle when he was a child, but there was someone mysterious who saved him who has Jung Tae-ul’s identity card.
At first, Jung Tae-eul didn’t recognize Lee Gon. She thought that Lee Gon’s explanation didn’t make any sense. When she was investigated him, he said that he was king from the Corea Kingdom. Meanwhile, Lee Gon was kinda grateful since he was found someone who he thought has saved him in the past. Then Jung Tae-eul also went to the Corea Kingdom with Lee Gon, and found out that Lee Gon’s explanation was true. As time went by, both of them were developed feelings for each other.
The Romantic Scenes
Lee Min-ho & Kim Go-eun’s Off-screen Moments
The chemistry between Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun also seen through their off-screen moments! In there behind the scenes of The King: Eternal Monarch, they were seemed to enjoy every scene they have been done. Such as during the forehead kiss scene, instead of being romantic, they were couldn’t stop laughing at each other which made their cuteness even more adorable!
They also look cute when filming the scene where Lee Gon and Jung Tae-eul went into the restaurant and sat together! Their confusion of MSD meaning which was different in their world also made Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun can’t hold their laugh!
During The King: Eternal Monarch press conference, Lee Min-ho, and Kim Go-eun appeared together with white theme outfits! With their classic style, they also looked like the real ‘King’ and ‘Queen’ from the Corea Kingdom, right?
While they were in the interview, Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun also revealed their thoughts on working with each other. Kim Go-eun said that Lee Min-ho used to be his sunbae in acting and he has a kind personality. Even though they used to felt awkward, but Lee Min-ho also said that eventually, they were becoming close after several months of filming together.
Even Lee Min-ho also surprised the fans by posting a picture of himself with Kim Go-eun on his Instagram! Even though it was common, but it was the first time Lee Min-ho posted a picture with a woman! Some people also thought that probably Kim Go-eun was special, or their moment during The King: Eternal Monarch also really beautiful.
That was all of the information about Kim Go-eun’s chemistry with Gong Yoo and Lee Min-ho! Overall, her chemistry between both of them was totally same which also meant that Gong Yoo and Lee Min-ho could expressed really well their emotions within Kim Go-eun during the filming process. Both Gong Yoo and Lee Min-ho have their own charm which also matched really well with Kim Go-eun. Let’s always supporting them and wait for another project from them!
Comment down below which one of your favorite between Gong Yoo or Lee Min-ho!