Title: Jang Yeong Sil / 장영실
Genre: Historical, Political, Science
Episodes: 24 (To Be Confirmed)
Broadcast Network: KBS1
Broadcast period: 2016-Jan-02 to 2016-March-20
Air time: Saturday & Sunday 21:40
Drama series follows the life Jang Yeong Sil (Song Il Gook): a scientist, technician and inventor during the Joseon period. Jang Yeong Sil was born in the lower class nobi. King Sejong (Kim Sang Kyung) notices his abilities and brings him to the palace. King Sejong grants him a chance to display his abilities. He invents tools like astronomical instruments, iron printing press and a water clock.
Song Il Gook as Jang Yeong Sil
– Jung Yoon Suk as Jang Young Shil (young)
Kim Young Chul as King Taejo
Kim Sang Kyung as King Sejong
Park Sun Young as Princess Sohyun
Source: Koreandrama, DramaWiki, SS, riri13, alifliaabi, kukun11, Emi_ssi.