Watch The Moon Embracing the Sun
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The Moon Embracing the Sun is a Korean television series. The dramatic and romantic show was based on a famous Korean novel by Jung Eun Gwol. It starred several critically acclaimed Korean acting stars, such as Jung Il Woo and Kim Soo Hyun. The Queen Dowager orders the assassination of her stepson in order to protect her own son's throne. A-ri, a shaman of the Royal Star Mansion (Royal Astrology House), witnesses the murder. The pregnant wife of the palace's Chief Scholar helps her escape, and she vows to protect the unborn child, who has a "noble fate." A-ri is arrested, tortured, and imprisoned. She tells her friend and fellow shaman, Jang Nok-yeong, to look after the unborn child in her stead.