Get to know the full cast of tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022):
Kim Hye-soo as Queen Hwa Ryeong
Kim Hye-soo is an award-winning actress who has achieved 56 wins out of 108 nominations, including 4 Grand Prize (Daesang) awards. She is best known in the series, The Queen Of Office (2013), Signal (2016), and Hyena (2020), just to name a few. Besides her incredible performance in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022), she also showcased impressive acting skills as a tough judge in Netflix’s Juvenile Justice (2022).
Kim Hae-sook as Queen Dowager
Kim Hae-sook is a veteran actress popularly known as the “national mother” and “halmeoni” in tvN’s Start-Up (2020). She has appeared in 50+ films and 120+ TV series including the popular My Sassy Girl (2001), Winter Sonata (2002), Pinocchio (2014), The Handmaiden (2016), and Hospital Playlist (2020-2021). She also played the Jade Emperor and Director of Jumadeung Company of grim reapers in Tomorrow (2022).
Choi Won-young as King Yi Ho
Choi Won-young began his acting career in films in the 2000s, followed by various TV series and shows. He appeared in Kill Me, Heal Me (2015), While You Were Sleeping (2017), Sky Castle (2018-2019), Doctor Prisoner (2019), and Mystic Pop-up Bar (2020), just to name a few. In 2022, he plays the rich father of Hwang Tae-yong in The Golden Spoon (2022), while he takes the role of King of Joseon in Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022).
Bae In-hyuk as Crown Prince
Bae In-hyuk who played the Crown Prince and eldest son of Queen Hwa-ryeong in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022), began his acting career in 2019. Besides his cameo appearance in the historical drama, he played the main role of Choi Yoon-sang, the second son of the chairman of TK Law Firm in SBS’ Why Her (2022) and the President of Yeonhee University Cheerleader Club in SBS’ Cheer Up (2022). He also appeared in My Roommate Is A Gumiho (2021).
Moon Sang-min as Grand Prince Seongnam / Crown Prince
Moon Sang-min as Grand Prince Seongnam and the second son of Queen Hwa-ryeong in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022) emerges as the newest heartthrob. He first appeared in the series, 4 Reasons Why I Hate Christmas (2019), followed by other dramas including The Mermaid Prince: The Beginning (2020), playing the supporting role of Jo A-seo, and in Netflix’s My Name (2021), taking the role of Go Geon-pyeong.
Yoo Seon-ho as Grand Prince Gyeseong
Yoo Seon-ho is a former contestant of the reality show, Produce 101 Season 2 (2017), and began joining other TV shows since then. As an actor, he first appeared in the web series, Mischievous Detectives (2017) followed by other TV and web projects such as My Strange Hero (2018), Undercover (2021), and Doctor Lawyer (2022). Meanwhile, he is known as the “prince of secrets” in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022).
Yoon Sang-hyun as Grand Prince Muan
Yoon Sang-hyun plays Grand Prince Muan, the third son of the Queen and known as the “playboy prince”. However, he brings the fun and energy among the siblings. It appears that tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022) is his first TV project but he is managed by the same agency of Kim Hye-soo, which is Hodu Entertainment.
Park Ha-jun as Grand Prince Ilyeong
Park Ha-jun plays Grand Prince Ilyeong, the youngest son of the Queen and known as “a freak with curiosity”. He has already appeared in several dramas as a child actor including Hyde, Jekyll And I (2015), Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo (2016), Voice 2 (2018), just to name a few.
Kang Chan-hee as Prince Uiseong
Kang Chan-hee is Prince Uiseong, a concubine’s son in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022). He has appeared in several TV series and films as a child actor including Queen Seondeok (2009), Signal (2016), Sky Castle (2018-2019), just to name a few. He is also a singer known as “Chani” under the boy band “SF9”.
Kim Min-gi as Prince Bogeom
Kim Min-gi is Prince Bogeom, another concubine’s son in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022). He appeared in the series, The Temperature Of Language: Our Nineteen (2020), Pop Out Boy! (2020), True Beauty (2020), Racket Boys (2021), Adult Trainee (2021), and The King Of Tears, Lee Bang Won (2021).
Moon Sung-hyun as Prince Simso
Moon Sung-hyun is a concubine’s son named Prince Simso in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022). He appeared in Hello, Me! (2021), Vincenzo (2021), The One And Only (2021), The King Of Pigs (2022), Sh**ting Star (2022), and Alchemy Of Souls (2022). He also played teenage Dusik in Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha (2021).
Ok Ja-yeon as Royal Consort Gwi-in Hwang
Ok Ja-yeon is a stage actress before appearing in films and television. Besides active presence in theater projects, she also took roles in Two Cops (2017), The Uncanny Counter (2020), Mine (2021), and The Veil (2021), just to name a few. She also played the hospital director and wife of Mayor Doha in Big Mouth (2022).
Kim Ga-eun as Royal Consort So-yong Tae
Kim Ga-eun is a former court lady who becomes Consort So-yong Tae, one of the concubines of King Yi Ho in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022). She started television acting in 2009 and appeared in I Can Hear Your Voice (2013), Because This Is My First Life (2017), and Kiss Sixth Sense (2022), just to name a few.
Woo Jung-won as Royal Consort Gwi-in Go
Woo Jung-won is Consort Go, another concubine in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022). She also played roles in Suspicious Partner (2017), Sky Castle (2018), When The Camellia Blooms (2019), Catch The Ghost (2019), Crash Landing On You (2019), Hi Bye, Mama (2020), It’s Okay To Not Be Okay (2020), Beyond Evil (2021), Hospital Playlist 2 (2021), One Ordinary Day (2021), Green Mothers’ Club (2022), Cafe Minamdang (2022), and Today’s Webtoon (2022).
Seo Yi-sook as Deposed Queen Yoon
Seo Yi-sook is a veteran actress in theater, film, and TV. She has appeared in several projects since 1998 including Empress Ki (2013), The Heirs (2013), Hotel Del Luna (2019), The World Of The Married (2020), Start-Up (2020), Sh**ting Stars (2022), and Rookie Cops (2022), just to name a few.
Kim Eui-sung as Hwang Won-hyeong
Kim Eui-sung is another veteran actor who took various roles in several films and dramas, including Train To Busan (2016), Rampant (2018), Mr. Sunshine (2018), Memories Of Alhambra (2018), and Arthdal Chronicles (2019). While he is the charismatic CEO of Rainbow Taxi Company in Taxi Driver (2021), he is a hated villain character in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022) for being a cruel Prime Minister of Joseon dynasty.
Jang Hyun-sung as Yoon Soo-kwang
Jang Hyun-sung is a film and TV actor since 1997 who appeared in Signal (2016), Dear My Friends (2016), While You Were Sleeping (2017), Doctor Prisoner (2019), and Lovers Of The Red Sky (2021), just to name a few. Besides his role in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022), he also took part in Money Hesit: Korea Joint Economic Area (2022) and Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist (2022).
Han Dong-hee as Crown Princess Min
Han Dong-hee plays the role of Crown Princess in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022). She also appeared in The One And Only (2021), One Dollar Lawyer (2022), and May I Help You (2022).
Park Jun-myun as Court Lady Shin
Park Jun-myun is a musical stage actress who plays Court Lady Shin, the loyal servant of Queen Hwa Ryeong in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022). She has appeared in various films and dramas since 2004, including Mask (2015), and Love ft. Marriage And Divorce (2021), just to name a few.
Oh Ye-ju as Lady Yoon Cheong-ha / Crown Princess
Oh Ye-ju plays Lady Yoon Cheong-ha, the daughter of Minister of War Yoon Soo-kwang and selected as the next crown princess in tvN’s Under The Queen’s Umbrella (2022). She also appeared in MBC’s From Now On, Showtime! (2022) and took the role of teenage Yoon Hye-jin in tvN’s Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha (2021).
Kim Jae-bum as Physician Kwon / Yi Ik-hyeon
Kim Jae-bum is a theater, film, and TV actor who took roles in Blue Busking (2016), Deja Vu (2017), A Poem A Day (2018), Partners For Justice 2 (2019), Hostage: Missing Celebrity (2021), and Shadow Detective (2022).
Kwon Hae-hyo as Master Toji / Yoo Sang-uk
Kwon Hae-hyo is a theater, film, and TV actor who has played various roles in several projects since 1990. He appeared in KBS2’s Winter Sonata (2002), tvN’s The Crowned Clown (2019), tvN’s Search: WWW (2019), JTBC’s Forecasting Love & Weather (2022), and in the film Peninsula (2020).
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