Masquerade (2012)

  • Genres: Drama and Epics
  • Running Time: 131 min.
  • Directed by: Choo Chang-min
  • Starring: Lee Byung-hun, Han Hyo-joo, Ryu Seung-ryong
Synopsis: During the confusing and conspiratorial Chosun Dynasty, King Gwanghae orders his councilor to find him a double in order to avoid the constant threat of assassination. He finds Ha-sun, a jester who looks remarkably like the king, and just as feared, Gwang-hae is poisoned. The councilor proposes Ha-sun fill the role as the king until Gwanghae recovers fully and grooms Ha-sun to look and act every bit like the king.
englishnews@chosun.com / Nov. 07, 2012 11:07 KST