- Song Joong Ki will play the titular villainess and Lee Sung Min will play alongside him as the ex-mercenary turned cop who is hunting her down.

Song Joong Ki’s new drama, “The King Loves” is a historical romance that will be set in the late 1880s. Lee Sung Min will play alongside him as the ex-

The King Loves is a historical romance that will be set in the late 1880s, Song Joong Ki's new drama. Lee Sung Min will play alongside him as the ex-.

It was first revealed in May that the actors had been offered roles in the film "Chaebol Family's Youngest Son" (literal title). JTBC confirmed on July 20 that Song Joong Ki and Lee Sung Min will star in the upcoming drama.

“Chaebol Family's Youngest Son,” based on a hit web novel of the same name, is a fantasy drama about a chaebol family's secretary who is reborn as the family's youngest son.

Song Joong Ki will play Yoon Hyun Woo, who dies after being falsely accused of embezzlement by the Sunyang Group family to which he was loyal. As a form of retaliation, he reincarnates as the family's youngest son, Jin Do Joon, and works to take over the company.


Lee Sung Min has been cast as Jin Yang Chul, the CEO of Sunyang Group. He is a ruthlessly competitive and harsh character with an insatiable desire for money.