In this fictional depiction of a famous folktale set in Goguryeo, Princess Pyeonggang takes advantage of On Dal’s pure love for her to realize her dream of rebuilding the kingdom and becoming its first female Taewang or king.
Official English Title: River Where the Moon Rises
Other Titles: Moon Rising River, Pyeonggang, Cut by the Heart
Genre: Historical, Romance
Director: Yoon Sang-ho
Writer: Han Ji-hoon
Broadcaster: KBS2 (free-to-air)
Broadcast Period: February 15, 2021 to April 2021
Time Slot: Monday & Tuesday @ 21:30 KST
No. of Episodes: 20 (with 2 parts each)
Running Time: ~60–70 minutes per episode
Piggyback. Ji Soo shared stills of him and Kim So-hyun via his official Instagram account. In the photos captioned “River Where the Moon Rises,” Princess Pyeonggang appears to have lost consciousness, hence, On Dal decides to carry her on his back.