Tree With Deep Roots (2011)

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Tree With Deep Roots
For the 1983 MBC drama, see Tree With Deep Roots (1983).


  • Title: 뿌리깊은 나무 / Ppurigipeun Namu
  • Genre: Period, historical, mystery, investigation
  • Episodes: 24
  • Broadcast network: SBS
  • Broadcast period: 2011-Oct-05 to 2011-Dec-22
  • Air time: Wednesday & Thursday 21:55
  • Original Soundtrack: Tree With Deep Roots OST
  • Related TV Shows: Six Flying Dragons (SBS, 2015)


Set up in the early reign of King Sejong, this drama started when Shim Ohn (King's father in law) and his whole household were framed to execution by the former King Taejong. Two young slaves survive and continue the living with the aim of getting revenge for the innocents' deaths. While King Sejong feeling guilty for not being able to rescue his people, he is determined to create hangul through secret organisation. However, the obstacles started when one by one of his people got involved in serial murder.

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Main Cast

Chunji Organisation

Royal Family

Milbon Organisation

Joseon High Officials

People around Kang Chae Yoon
Banchon Villagers
More Extended Cast & Guests

Production Credits


2012 Grimae Awards
  • Excellence Picture Award (Lee Seung Choon, Bae Hong Soo)
2012 5th Korea Drama Awards
2012 39th Korea Broadcasting Prizes
  • Grand Prize (Daesang)
  • Best Mid-length Drama
2012 7th Seoul International Drama Awards
  • Grand Prize (Daesang)
2012 48th Paeksang Arts Awards - TV Drama Categories
2011 SBS Drama Awards

Episode Ratings

See Tree With Deep Roots/Episode Ratings


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