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Captivating the King Episode 4 Release Date: Recap and Reviews!

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Riya Arya

Captivating the King is an ongoing South Korean television series starring Jo Jung-suk, Shin Se-kyung, and Lee Shin-young. It is available for streaming on TVING in South Korea, and on Netflix in selected regions. Keep reading to know about Captivating the King Episode 4 Release Date.

Captivating the King Episode 4 Release Date

Captivating the King Episode 4 has released on 28 Jan. 2024. Have you watched this latest episode yet? If not, what are you waiting for? Also read about the release if Smiley Season 2Mr. Queen Season 2, and Hoshikuzu Telepath Season 2.

Captivating the King Episode 3 Recap

In Episode 3, we have seen that the queen’s nephew, Myung-Ha, told Kang Hee-Soo not to pretend to be the male baduk player Mongwoo. He warned her that he would reveal her secret to Lee In, which could disgrace his father, the Chief State Councillor.

The royal guards arrested her friend Hongjang and other innocent men, accusing them of treason. To halt the torture, Lee In pleaded with his brother, the king, but the king, who was brainwashed, took up swords against the prince. Also read Rise of Empires Ottoman Season 3, and Loot Season 3.

Captivating the King Episode 4 Release Date

Captivating the King Episode 4 Plotline

In the opening of episode 4, Lee In attempts to convince the king that he is not a traitor. The king collapses and vomits blood, leading to his demise. The prince deceives the officials by falsely claiming that his brother expressed in his dying moments that he should be the next king. Lee feels it as a way to safeguard the throne from the queen’s avaricious brother.

Jong-Bae is reluctant to accept that the late king’s final words favored his younger brother. Prince Lee becomes the new King. When summoned by the King, they are sentenced to a deadly punishment, leaving Mongwoo in shock. On their way to the punishment, Hongjang succumbs, and Mongwoo escapes by leaping into a river.

Captivating the King Cast

Main

  • Jo Jung-suk as Yi In / Grand Prince Jinhan: the king of Joseon.
  • Shin Se-kyung as Kang Hee-soo / Kang Mong-woo
  • Kang Hee-soo: a woman who disguises herself as a man to take revenge.
  • Kang Mong-woo: a baduk player who later becomes Yi In’s close friend.
  • Lee Shin-young as Kim Myung-ha: a nobleman.

Supporting

  • Choi Dae-hoon as Yi Seon: Yi In’s older brother.
  • Lee Gyu-hoe as Park Jong-hwan: Royal Queen Dowager Park’s older brother.
  • Yang Kyung-won as Yoo Hyun-bo: an assistant section chief of the Ministry of Rites.
  • Jo Sung-ha as Kim Jong-bae: Kim Myung-ha’s father.
  • Son Hyun-joo as Kang Hang-sun: Kang Hee-soo’s father and Yi In’s teacher.

Yi In’s people

  • Kang Hong-seok as Joo Sang-hwa.
  • Park Ye-young as Court Lady Dong.
  • TBA as Ji Nam-gyu.

Kang Hee-soo’s people

  • Na Hyun-woo as Chu Dal-ha.
  • Song Sang-eun as Ja Geun-nyeon.
  • Han Dong-hee as Hong-jang.
  • Jung Seok-yong as Se-dong.
  • Go Soo-hee as Jeom Yi-ne.
  • Kim Bo-yoon as Bun-young.
  • TBA as Kim Je-nam.

Royal family

  • Jang Young-nam as Royal Queen Dowager Park.
  • TBA as Royal Princess Jangryeong.
  • Hong Jun-woo as Grand Prince Moonseong.
  • Ha Seo-yoon as Queen Oh.
  • Jeon Su-ji as Court Lady Han.

Members of the court

  • Um Hyo-sup as Oh Wook-hwan.
  • Baek Seok-gwang as Min Ji-hwan.
  • Kim Seo-ha as Min Sang-hyo.
  • Jo Jae-ryong as Jung Je-pyo.

Special appearance

  • Song Ji-woo as a courtesan.

Where to Watch Captivating the King?

If you are looking for a platform to watch Captivating the King, here you go. In order to watch Captivating the King, check it out on Netflix as it is available to stream on Netflix.

Captivating the King Reviews

The TV series “Captivating The King” appears to bring a lot of joy, with the added charm of beautiful cinematography, especially with Shin Se-Kyung in the lead. Yet, it’s worth noting that the storyline is gearing up for some intense drama, so viewers, get ready for a gripping experience!

The two episodes were truly loved the readers. The third and fourth episodes have received fair respond overall. In conclusion, these episodes offer a compelling watch. What do you think about these episodes? Have you watched them yet? Are you excited for the next one? 

Conclusion

Captivating the King is an ongoing South Korean television series starring Jo Jung-suk, Shin Se-kyung, and Lee Shin-young. Captivating the King Episode 4 has released on 28 Jan. 2024. Captivating the King is available to stream on Netflix. The series is getting popularity all over the world.

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