Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (Goblin)

A very Happy New Year to all of our viewers! I hope your 2016 was good to you. First of all, we are grateful that you visited our blog, read our posts, and showed great interest in the Korean culture. Although we (KCH members) only started posting from September 2016 onwards, we are observing the total number of visitors and pot-likes increase day by day. We appreciate everything. Thank you so much ❤

To make your starting of the year refreshing, guess what? Yes, your right! I brought up with another extremely interesting K-drama. The “Guardian: The Lonely and Great God, greatly known asGoblin” is a South Korean television series starring Gong Yoo, Lee Dong-wook, Kim Go-eun, Yoo In-na and Yook Sung-jae. It airs on cable network tvN every Friday and Saturday at 20:00 started from December 2, 2016.

Personally, I really love this drama. In fact, everyone around me has fallen love with it!

So now, are you excited to start your New year with a fantastic drama? Then what are you waiting for? Let’s move on!🏃


Kim Shin (Gong Yoo) is a goblin who is also a protector of souls. He lives together with an amnesiac grim reaper (Lee Dong-wook) who is in charge of taking deceased souls. Together the two of them see the dead off into the afterlife. One day Kim Shin meets a girl, Ji Eun-tak (Kim Go-eun) who is destined to be his bride. She has a special ability to see ghosts. Because of a birthmark she has, she is often called as the Goblin’s bride by the ghosts.

Main Characters


Gong Yoo as Kim Shin, also known as Goblin

A 939-year-old immortal goblin and protector of souls who is looking for his bride as she is the only one who can remove the sword he was killed with, in order to turn him into ashes and rest in peace.

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Lee Dong-wook as Wang Yeo, also known as Grim Reaper

A good-looking, amnesiac grim reaper. He killed Kim Shin in his past life so he became the grim reaper after he died as his punishment.

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Kim Go-eun as Ji Eun-tak

  • Han Seo-jin as young Ji Eun-tak

An optimistic and bubbly high school student who is also the legendary goblin’s bride. She has the ability to see and speak to dead spirits.

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Yoo In-na as Kim Sun, also known as Sunny

A bright and attractive owner of a chicken shop who falls in love with Wang Yeo.

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Yook Sung-jae as Yoo Deok-hwa

  • Jung Ji-hoon as young Yoo Deok-hwa

Kim Shin’s companion (all Yoo generation’s grandsons have promised to look after/ be a companion to the goblin). He is also a rebellious chaebol heir.

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Original soundtrack






Awards and nominations


International broadcast

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Last but not least, I hope you would love this drama as much as I do. If you are interested in any particular genre, you are always welcome to leave a comment! Once again, wish you a very Happy New Year and I hope you will have a great year ahead 🙂

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Thank you.

Posted by: @sy13599



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