The plot of The King 2 Hearts began to change somewhat differently in episode 7 and episode 8 that broadcast on April 12th, 2012.
The King 2 Hearts episode 7 and episode 8 depicts the South Korean royal couple was murdered by Kim Bong Goo of world’s weapon reseller Club M. At the same time, the princess suffered the blow of lower body paralysis. Lee Jae Ha ascends as the new king, making the plot tension.
Lee Jae Ha burst into tears because of the murder of elder brother and sister-in-law, and younger sister suffered paraplegia. Lee Seung Gi vividly portrayed the emotion of Lee Jae Ha.
In addition, the acting of actress Lee Yoon Ji and Ha Ji Won also won critical acclaim.
In particular attracting attention is the acting by actress Lee Yoon Ji on “lower body paralysis.” Lee Yoon Ji out her feelings into the role, acting as if she is really paralysis in lower body, the realistic acting won praises from audience.
In addition, according to AGB Nielsen media research agency, episode 7 and episode 8 of The King 2 Hearts broadcast on April 12th, 2012 rated 11.0% and 12.5 respectively.