Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People

featured image of the drama information page of Korean drama Rebel: thief Who Stole the People

Synopsis

Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People tells the story of Hong Gil-dong, a son of a servant who stole from the rich and gave to the poor and became the first revolutionary activist in Joseon period.

Trailer

General Information

  • Status: COMPLETED
  • Drama Title: Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People
  • Other Titles: N/A
  • Genre: Historical, Romance
  • Director: Kim Jin-man
  • Writer: Hwang Jin-young
  • No. of Episodes: 30
  • Broadcast Period: Jan 30 – May 9, 2017
  • Time Slot: 22:00 Korean Standard Time, Mon & tue
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
  • TV Network: MBC (free-to-air)
  • Production Company(s): Hunus Entertainment
  • Preceded by: Night Light
  • Followed by: Lookout

Main Cast & Characters

main cast of Korean drama Rebel: Thief Who stole the People

Yoon Kyun-sang as Hong Gil-dong. Being the son of a common house slave, Hong Gil-dong grows up hiding his strength until one day he realizes he must act against those with power who are oppressing the poor people.

Chae Soo-bin as Song Ga-ryung. Song Ga-ryung is a young widow who desires to kill King Yeonsangun to avenge the death of her husband. He meets Hong Gil-dong and fall in love with him.

Kim Ji-suk as King Yeonsangun / Lee Yong. King Yeonsangun is bloodthirsty ruler of Joseon who is born with a golden spoon in his mouth but is unable to win the favor of his people.

Lee Ha-nui as Jang Nok-su. Jang Nok-su is a gisaeng-turned-concubine who fall in love with Hong Gil-dong.

Kim Sang-joong as Hong Amo-gae. Hong Amo-gae is the poor servant and father of Hogng Gil-dong. He defies his low standing in society to provide for Gil-dong and his older brother Gil-hyun.

Ratings

Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People Viewership Ratings Data
The orange and green numbers indicate the lowest and highest ratings, respectively. All values are expressed in %.
Episode # Broadcast date Nielsen Korea TNMS
Nationwide Seoul Nationwide Seoul
1 Jan 30, 2017 8.9 9.1 8.3 8.2
2 Jan 31, 2017 10.0 10.2 8.4 9.3
3 Feb 6, 2017 10.5 10.8 9.9 11.3
4 Feb 7, 2017 12.3 12.3 11.4 12.5
5 Feb 13, 2017 10.7 10.9 9.8 11.8
6 Feb 14, 2017 10.6 11.1 9.1 10.9
7 Feb 20, 2017 11.4 11.9 9.4 11.4
8 Feb 21, 2017 11.5 12.1 9.4 10.9
9 Feb 27, 2017 11.7 12.0 10.6 11.7
10 Feb 28, 2017 12.5 13.4 11.4 11.9
11 Mar 6, 2017 10.3 10.6 8.9 10.0
12 Mar 7, 2017 10.5 10.5 9.5 10.5
13 Mar 13, 2017 10.6 10.5 9.8 10.5
14 Mar 14, 2017 10.4 10.3 9.7 10.5
15 Mar 20, 2017 9.7 9.3 9.6 10.7
16 Mar 21, 2017 8.8 8.9 8.9 9.7
17 Mar 27, 2017 13.8 14.3 11.9 12.3
18 Mar 28, 2017 13.9 14.8 12.3 13.1
19 Apr 3, 2017 12.9 13.7 11.2 11.6
20 Apr 4, 2017 12.5 12.6 12.8 14.1
21 Apr 10, 2017 12.7 13.1 11.5 12.6
22 Apr 11, 2017 13.0 13.1 12.5 13.8
23 Apr 17, 2017 13.5 14.2 13.0 14.2
24 Apr 18, 2017 13.3 14.0 13.0 14.2
25 Apr 24, 2017 12.1 12.6 11.6 12.6
26 Apr 25, 2017 12.4 12.7 11.6 12.8
27 May 1, 2017 13.0 13.7 12.6 14.7
28 May 8, 2017 12.3 12.4 13.3 15.4
29 May 15, 2017 12.1 12.8 11.7 12.5
30 May 16, 2017 14.4 15.1 13.8 15.6
Average 11.7 12.1 10.9 12.0

Official Posters

Original Soundtrack

  • OST Part 1
    • No. 1: If Spring Comes (original version) by Jeon In-kwon
    • No. 2: If Spring Comes (drama version) by Jeon In-kwon
    • No. 3: If Spring Comes (instrumental)
  • OST Part 2
    • No. 1: If Spring Comes (drama version) by Ahn Ye-eun
    • No. 2: Which Way (drama version) by Lee Ha-nui
    • No. 3: If Spring Comes (drama version, instrumental)
    • No. 4: Which Way (instrumental)
  • OST Part 3
    • No. 1: Your Flower by U Seung-eun
    • No. 2: Your Flower (instrumental)
  • OST Part 4
    • No. 1: I Wanted To Love by Minzy
    • No. 2: I Wanted To Love (instrumental)
  • OST Part 5
    • No. 1: Magic Lily by Ahn Ye-eun
    • No. 2: Magic Lily (instrumental)
  • OST Part 6
    • No. 1: That’s Love by Choi Yoon-a
    • No. 2: That’s Love (instrumental)
  • OST Part 7
    • No. 1: Spring Of Ilkhwari by Kim Sang-joong
    • No. 2: Spring Of Ilkhwari by Kim Sang-joong (Ah Mo Gae narration version)
  • OST Part 8
    • No. 1: Nightly Rain by Jambinai feat. Park Min-hee
    • No. 2: Nightly Rain (instrumental)
  • OST Part 9
    • No. 1: New Day by Yeon Kyu-sung
    • No. 2: New Day (instrumental)
  • OST Part 10
    • No. 1: That’s Love by Chae Soo-bin
    • No. 2: That’s Love (instrumental)

References

Write a comment

avatar

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

  Subscribe  
Notify of