|Directed by||Kim Won-seok|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Audio format||Dolby Digital|
Asadal Chronicles (Hangul: 아스달 연대기; RR: Aseudal Yeondaegi) is an upcoming South Korean television series directed by Kim Won-seok and written by Kim Young-hyun; starring Song Joong-ki, Jang Dong-gun, Kim Ji-won and Kim Ok-vin.
The drama revolves around the power struggles, love and growth of the ancient city of Asadal, the capital of Gojoseon.
- A cursed child born in Blue Stone Village under an ominous sign. He later becomes conqueror of Asadal, taking it from city-state to empire.
- A war hero among the Saenyeok Tribe and master of strategy. He is ambitious and aims to become the first King of Asadal.
- A woman born under a cursed sign and who overcomes adversity to become the first female politician of Asadal. She is Eun Seom's first love and the woman Ta Gon loves.
- The last surviving Noeantal, a race different from humans, as well as the first Empress of Asadal.
- Jo Sung-ha
- Choi Moo-sung
- Park Byung-eun
- Yoo Tae-oh
- Park Hae-joon
- Son Sook
- Shin Joo-hwan
- Park Hyung-soo
- Teo Yoo
- Ko Bo-gyeol
- Kim Ho-jung
- Jo Byung-gyu as Satenic
- The cast and crew attended a workshop in Yangju, Gyeonggi-do, on August 21, 2018.
- The first script read was held on August 26, 2018.
- Filming officially started on December 5, 2018 with the opening ceremony of the set, whose construction took place for eight months.
Awards and nominations
|2018||Korea First Brand Awards||Most Anticipated Drama of 2019||Asadal Chronicles||Won|||
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- "[SBS Star] Song Joong Ki·Kim Ji Won·Jang Dong Gun Go Workshop to Kick Off Their New Drama!". SBS News. August 22, 2018.
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- Kang, Mi-hwa (December 19, 2018). [영상M] 스트레이 키즈 방찬 "음악으로 저희의 메시지 전할게요" 대한민국 퍼스트브랜드 대상 포토월 (in Korean). Retrieved December 20, 2018.
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|Previous program||Asadal Chronicles