The Scholar Who Walks the Night (2015)

I know a person’s heart is something that changes with time. – Kim Sung-yeol

The Scholar Who Walks the Night

The Scholar Who Walks the Night Synopsis : In Joseon Dynasty, immaculately dressed in scholarly robes, the young nobleman Kim Sung Ryeol lives as a vampire to keep his promise to his friends. When Sung Ryeol still was a human, he found out about the vampire Gwi who sits above the King deciding the next royal line and has resurrected as a vampire trying to fight against Gwi. And now, he is living as a guardian vampire fighting against the evil vampire without losing his human nature. (Source : MyDramalist)

  • Lee Joon-gi as Kim Sung-yeol (“Night Scholar”)
  • Shim Chang-min as Crown Prince Lee Yoon
  • Lee Soo-hyuk as Gwi
  • Lee Yu-bi as Jo Yang-sun/Seo Jin
  • Kim So-eun as Lee Myung-hee/Choi Hye-ryung
  • Genre : Historical / Fantasy / Romance
  • Based on the manhwa of the same name written by Jo Joo-hee and illustrated by Han Seung-hee.
  • It aired on MBC from July 8 to September 10, 2015 on Wednesdays and Thursdays for 20 episodes.
  • The drama reunited Lee Joon-gi and Kim So-eun who both starred in the 2006 film, Fly, Daddy, Fly.


  • If you love period dramas with a touch of the supernatural or romantic vampire series, The Scholar Who Walks the Night is one you definitely want to check out when you find the time.
  • I started this drama for Lee Joon Gi and stayed for Lee Joon Gi. His display of the vampire Kim Sung Yeol was great. I can’t say anything negative to his acting and that he’s insanely beautiful here. (Those eyes!)
  • Lee Soo-hyuk also gave me chills with his extreme handsomeness and skills when it came to acting.
  • What I liked about this series : The fight and action scenes, the gorgeous costumes and the two sexy and hot vampires.
  • I would advise to watch this for the actors and the scenery.

My Rating – 8/10

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