The Heirs

Also Known As: 상속자들 / The Inheritors / The One Trying to Wear the Crown, Withstands the Weight – The Heirs
Genre: Comedy Melodrama Romance School
Episodes: 20
Broadcast Network: SBS
Broadcast Period: October 9th, 2013
to: December 12th, 2013


“The Heirs” is a romantic comedy following a group of privileged, elite high school students as they are groomed to take over their families’ business empires. These wealthy students seem to have everything under control–except their love lives. Kim Tan (Lee Min Ho) is heir to the Empire Group sent to study abroad in the U.S. In reality it’s a form of exile, as his elder half-brother back home, Kim Won (Choi Jin Hyuk) schemes to takes over the family business. While in the States, Kim Tan bumps into Cha Eun Sang (Park Shin Hye), who’s arrived from Korea in search of her older sister. He feels himself falling for her, never realizing that she’s the daughter of his family’s housekeeper. When his fiancée Rachel Yoo (Kim Ji Won) arrives to bring him back to Korea, his heart is torn between love and duty. Meanwhile, Rachel’s half-brother Choi Young Do (Kim Woo Bin) develops his own crush on Eun Sung. Who said being a rich, beautiful high school student was easy?

Kim Tan

Kim Tan (child)

Cha Eun Sang

Choi Young Do

Lee Bo Na

Yoon Chan Young

Lee Hyo Shin

Kang Ye Sol

Moon Joon Young

Kim Nam Yoon

Park Hee Nam

Jung Ji Sook

Jung Ji Hoon

Secretary Jung

Esther Lee

Choi Dong Wook

Jun Hyun Joo

Hyo Shin’s mother

Myung Soo’s mother

Ye Sol’s mother

Yoo Kyung Ran

Lee Chan Hyuk

Bo Na’s mother

man on blind date
Jung Chan Woo

Kim Tan (young)
Yang Hyun Mo

Young Do (young)
Kim Ji Won

Rachel Yoo
Park Hyung Shik

Jo Myung Soo
Choi Woon Young

Yoon Jae Hoo
Seo Jin Wook

Senior Managing Director Park


Kim Hee Chul

Jung Joo Hee

Park Young Ji

Park Woo Chun



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