Korean Drama Recommendation: “Mr. Sunshine,” a story about freedom and independence

“Mr. Sunshine” is a fictional Korean drama set in the late 1800s and early 1990s based on some historical events in Korea during the reign of the last king of Joseon and the first emperor of Korea, Emperor Gwangmu, also known as Gojong of Korea. The series tackles the pre-colonization of Joseon, how the Righteous Army fought for the country’s freedom and independence, and a subtle romance in the midst of the war between a Korean-born American and a noble lady who is secretly working as a sniper.

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