River Where the Moon Rises episode 11 will air soon. It is an ongoing South Korean drama starring Kim So Hyun, Na In Woo, Lee Ji Hoon, Choi Yoo Hwa, and Kim Ji Soo. Though Kim Ji Soo was replaced by Na In Woo after a controversy about Kim Ji Soo’s bullying in high school came to light. Soon after the news about him broke out he was replaced and Na In Woo took his position in the series from episode 7. The storyline of the drama has been adapted from a novel named ” Princess Pyeonggang” by Choi Sa Gyu. It airs every Monday and Tuesday at 21:30(KST) on the original network KBS2.
River Where the Moon Rises Trailer Breakdown
The trailer of the Korean Drama River Where the Moon Rises was released on 2nd February 2021. We get a direct glimpse of what we as viewers can expect from the drama. The trailer opens with the lines ”the moon is so bright” princess Pyeong Gang is seen having a love angle with On Dal, and later diverges her thought on getting to know so she is in reality. Apparently, she is a princess and the first daughter of the king, Princess Pyeonggang. With a short yet detailed analysis, the trailer ends making us prying on and wait for the show eagerly.
Plot Analysis of River Where the Moon Rises
River Where the Moon Rises is a love story about Princess Pyeonggang and On Dal. The story is set for the empire of Goguryeo and shows us the high spirits and ambitiousness of Princess Pyeonggang. Though Princess Pyeonggang was born as a princess she was raised as a soldier, she has very high ambitions in her life and wants to re-establish the status of Goguryeo. She aspires to be the first empress of Goguryeo. The love of her life On Dal is a loving and peaceful guy who respects everyone around him. The quest for power grows into the mind of Pyeong Gang, for which she might have to forsake everything she possesses.
On Dal is a silent and peace-loving guy, who is subtle and calm, to quench the thrust for the throne Pyeong Gang finds her solace in On Dal. On the other hand, On Dal is equally in love with Pyeong Gang and tries every bit he can to make her dreams come true. In the battle of acquiring power and the throne, Pyeong Gang needs to face a lot of danger, hardships, and harsh people. The entire founding journey can cost her everything, will she be able to make it? how will she reach her goal and what will be the fate of her love story is somethings whose answers are unveiled in the drama.
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River Where the Moon Rises Episode 11 Analysis
In episode 11 we can expect a lot of twists and turns, a lot of political controversy for the throne, we’ll get see On Dal complaining about him turning into a country bumpkin and nothing else, while Pyeong Gang has been working together with the people to rebuild the Suno Tribe. Pyeong Gang and On Dal decide to learn the skills properly if they aren’t good at it. Also, more conflicts are waiting for them when Pyeong Gang tries to stop the mother from going away while she gets hit by an arrow and advises her to run away. A whole lot of drama and action can be expected from the next episode which is about to air in a few days.
The cast of River Where The Moon Rises
Under the direction of Yoon Sang Hoo and screenwriting under Han Ji Hoon, Kim Soo Hyun and Na In Woo have been cast as the main leads. Kim Soo Hyun has been cast for the role of Pyeong Gang, while Na In Woo has been cast for the role of On Dal. Earlier Kim Ji Soo was cast for the role of On Dal but due to his ongoing bullying controversy, he has been replaced by Na In Woo. Also, we have Lee Ji Hoon as Go Geon and Choi Yoo Hwa as Hae Mo Yong. Kim Ji Soo appeared in the drama for the first 6 episodes and since the 7th episode, Na In Woo has been playing the role of On Dal. We’ll also get to see some famous actors in guest roles like Kang Na Heul, Seo Dong Hyun, Kim Hyun Bin, and Jasper Cho.
Kim Soo Hyun is a South Korean actress born in Australia and later moved to South Korea. She began her career as a child actor and has been in the industry for a long time. She is quite young and is managing both her acting career and studies. She is well known for her works likes My name is Pity, unforgettable, the suspicious housekeeper, who are you: school 2015, nightmare teacher, bring it on the ghost, The emperor: Owner of the mask, Radio Romance, Love alarm, and Love alarm 2.
Na In Woo is a South Korean actor managed by cube entertainment. He is a new actor and is starting to gear up his acting career. His famous works include Twenty, shine or go crazy, spark, it’s okay to be sensitive, and Yeonnam family.
Also in major roles, we have Lee Ji Hoon, who made his acting debut through ”school 2013”and grabbed the viewer’s attention in Legend of the blue sea. His famous works include Dinner mate, Woman of 9.9 billion, Your house helper, and rookie historian Goo Hae Ryung.
River Where the Moon Rises Episode 11 Release Date
The KBS2 drama River where the moon rises episode 11 will release on 22nd March 2021. The new episode will unfold on Monday at 21:30 KST on the KBS2 network. The episode would be approximately 1hr5min and will unfold the new aspects of the story.
River where the moon rises Episode Schedule
The drama airs every Monday and Tuesday on the original network KBS2. The episode number along with the airing date is mentioned below-
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 1 – 15th February 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 2 – 16th February 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 3 – 22nd February 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 4 – 23rd February 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 5 – 1st March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 6 – 2nd March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 7 – 8th March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 8 – 9th March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 9 – 15th March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 10 – 16th March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 11 – 22nd March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 12 – 23rd March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 13 – 29th March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 14 – 30th March 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 15 – 5th April 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 16 – 6th April 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 17 – 12th April 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 18 – 13th April 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 19 – 19th April 2021
- River Where the Moon Rises Episode 20 – 20th April 2021
Where to watch River Where the Moon Rises
River Where the Moon Rises releases every Monday and Tuesday and can be watched on the original network KBS2. Apart from that, it is also streaming on the sites such as ViuTV and Viki along with subtitles. The drama was be released via the Viu original series and it will also air in fifteen other countries like Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia.
The drama is based on an adaptation of the novel “Princess Pyeonggang” by Choi Sa Gyu. The drama is also popularly known as cut by the heart, Pyeongkang, Cut from the heart, The moon rising river, Moonlit River, Maeume Beida. It has a total of 20 episodes and will go off air on 20th April 2020. The genres of the drama include action, drama, historical, romance, and political. The next episode will air in less than 2days now. So, how excited are you about the next episode, what are your expectations from the show, and who is your favorite pair do let us know in the comment section below.