“Master’s Sun” Korean Drama | Cast | Synopsis | Preview & more

Overview: “Master’s Sun” Kdrama is an SBS original drama series that released on August 7, 2013. It will tell the fantasy horror romance story of a rich arrogant CEO and poor girl who can see ghosts. “Master’s Sun” stars Gong Hyo Jin, So Ji Su, Seo In Guk and Kim Yoo Ri in the main cast. It is available to watch online on streaming platform Netflix, Viki and more*.

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Table of Contents

  • Synopsis
  • Genre
  • Cast
  • Run Time
  • Episodes
  • Ratings
  • Still Cuts
  • Notes & Facts
  • Where To Watch Online?
  • Trailers & Clips


“Master’s Sun” Korean drama tells a story of Joo Joong Won (So Ji Sub), a cold and arrogant CEO of Kingdom company and Tae Gong Shil (Gong Hyo Jin), a pathetic and poor girl who can see ghosts. Tae Gong starts to see the ghost of his dead girlfriend. And since then, they both gets entangled with the stories of the ghost and their past. She suddenly realizes that all the ghosts disappears when she is near Joong Won. So, she insists on staying with him. At first, he hates the sight of her, but soon both fall in love with each other. They also help each other to overcome the obstacles.


Horror, Comedy, Romance, Supernatural

Main Cast & Characters

  • So Ji Sub as Joo Joong Won (Master)
  • Gong Hyo Jin as Tae Kong Sil (Sun)
  • Seo In Guk as Kang Woo
  • Kim Yoo Ri as Tae Yi Ryung

Supporting Cast

  • Kim Myung Soo as young Joo Joong Won
  • Choi Jung Woo as Kim Gai Do
  • Kim Mi Kyung as Joo Sung Ran
  • Lee Jong Won as Do Seok Chul
  • Jung Ka Eun as An Jin Joo
  • Park Hee Von as Tae Kong Ri
  • Lee Jae Won as Lee Han Joo
  • Han Bo Reum as Cha Hee Joo
  • Han Bo Reum as Hanna
  • Hwang Sun Hee as Hanna
  • Lee Do Hyun as Lee Seung Mo
  • Hong Eun Taek as Lee Seung Joon
  • Go Nak Hyun as Joon Seok
  • Lee Chun Hee as Yoo Jin Woo

Short Roles

  • Jin Yi Han as Yoo Hye Sung (ep 1)
  • Song Chae Yoon as Kim Mi Kyung (ep 1)
  • Minah as Ga Young (ep 2)
  • Kim Bo Ra as Ha Yoo Jin (ep 2)
  • Kim Sang Joong as Unsolved Mysteries TV host (ep 2)
  • Yoo Kyung Ah as Choi Yoon Hee (ep 3)
  • Yoo Min Kyu as Ji Woo (ep 5)
  • Kim Bo Mi as Sung Young (ep 5)
  • Kim Hee Jung as Kang Gil Ja (ep 8)
  • Jung Chan as Louis Jang (ep 9)
  • Park Ji Won as Louis Jang’s wife (ep 9)
  • Seo Hyo Rim as Park Seo Hyun (ep 9-10)
  • Lee Jong Hyuk as Lee Jae Suk (ep.11)
  • Lee Jae Yong as Chairman Lee (ep.11)
  • Lee Chun Hee as Yoo Jin Woo

Run Time

Each episode is 1 hr. 2 min. (Approx.)


Korean drama “Master’s Sun” have a total of 17 episodes.


Viki:  9.4/10

IMDb:  8.1/10

MyDramaList:  8.5/10

Still Cuts


Notes & Facts

1. The series was extended to extra episode 17 due to its steady increase in the final episode.
2. Park Hyung Sik was originally cast to play the role of younger version of Joo Joong Won, however due to busy schedule he declined. Kim Myung Soo was cast instead.
3. Kim Yoo Ri won *Best New Actress* for her role at the 2nd APAN Star Awards.
4. So Ji Sub has won *Top Excellence Award, Actor* in a Miniseries
5. Kim Mi Kyung won *Special Award, Actress* in a Miniseries at the SBS Drama Awards.
6. Seo In Guk and Kim Yoo Ri won *New Star Award*
7. And So Ji Sub won the *Top 10 Stars* at the SBS Drama Awards
Director: Jin Hyeok
Scriptwriter: Hong Jung Eun, Hong Mi Ran

Where To Watch Online?

You can watch “Master’s Sun” online on Apple TV, WeTV

Viki here,

Netflix here,

and YouTube here.

Trailers & Clips

Ep 2 & 3 Short Clip



*Drama is subject to regional availability.