Netflix To Premiere The Medieval Korean Zombie Drama ‘Kingdom’ In 2018

According to Deadline, director Kim Seong-hun (Tunnel) has been tapped along with writer Kim Eun-hee (Signal) to create the series, which will run for eight episodes. Set during the Joseon Dynasty of Korea’s history, Kingdom follows one one crown princes’ who is sent to investigate a mysterious outbreak. What is meant to be a suicide mission — mostly likely to do with the line of succession — turns into discover that threatens not only Korea, but the entire world. The Joseon period lasted from 1392 until 1897, but Kingdom has not yet stated where in the timeline it will take place. – Donna Dickens, UPROXX