Overview: “Song of the Bandits” Kdrama (also known as “Bandit: The Sound of the Sword”) is a Netflix original drama series that released on September 22, 2023. It will tell the story of bandits who struggle to protect their homeland during the 1920s, when Japanese ruled over Korea. “Song of the Bandits” stars Kim Nam Gil, Seo Hyun,Yoo Jae Myung, Lee Hyun Wook and Lee Ho Jung in the main cast. It is available to watch online on streaming platform Netflix*.
Table of Contents
“Song of the Bandits” Korean drama tells the story of the Joseon period, when a group of people who come from various occupations unite to protect Koreans when Korea was under the Japanese colonial rule.
Lee Yoon (Kim Nam Gil) is a former Japanese soldier in the Korean military who leaves everything behind and becomes a bandit to protect the locals.
Nam Hee Shin (Seo Hyun) is a section chief in the railway bureau under the Japanese government who conceals her real identity.
Choi Choong Soo (Yoo Jae Myung) is a former commander in Korea’s independence movement who is now an independent activist in Jiandao.
Lee Kwang Il (Lee Hyun Wook), a cunning Japanese military officer, gets involved with Lee Yoon.
Eon Nyeon Yi (Lee Ho Jung), a contract killer and expert in handling guns, is sent to Jiandao on a mission to kill Lee Yoon.
Action, Thriller, Historical, Drama
Main Cast & Characters
- Kim Nam Gil as Lee Yoon (A former japanes solider)
- Seo Hyun as Nam Hee Shin (An Activist)
- Yoo Jae Myung as Choi Choong Soo (A landowner)
- Lee Hyun Wook as Lee Kwang IlLee Ho Jung as Eon Nyeon Yi (A Gunman)
- Cha Chung Hwa as Kim Seon Bok
- Kim Seol Jin as Kimura (A member of the bandits)
- Lee Jae Kyun as Cho Raeng (A member of the bandits)
- Kim Do Yoon as Kang San Gun (A member of the bandits)
- Cha Yeop as Geum Soo (A member of the bandits)
Air Time & Schedule
All Episodes released on Friday.
Episodes & Ratings
Korean drama “Song of the Bandits” has a total of 9 episodes.
Notes & Facts
- Kim Nam Gil earlier starred in Korean drama “Island Part 2” (2023).
- Seo Hyun earlier starred in Korean drama “Jinxed at First” (2022).
- Yoo Jae Myung earlier starred in Korean drama “Hometown” (2021).
- Lee Hyun Wook earlier starred in Korean drama “Remarriage and Desires” (2022).
- Lee Ho Jung earlier appeared in Korean drama “Jinxed at First” (2022).
- Director: Hwang Joon Hyuk
- Scriptwriter: Han Jung Hoon
Where To Watch Online?
You can watch “Song of the Bandits” online on Netflix here.
Trailers & Clips
*Drama is subject to regional availability