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.
- Status: ONGOING
- 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 (for confirmation)
Main Cast & Characters
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.
- 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 (instrumental) 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: Lycoris by Ahn Ye-eun
- No. 2: Lycoris (instrumental)
- All images and most information in this page were obtained from IMBC.
- Ratings data from Nielsen Korea were obtained directly from the company’s website.