MBC‘s new drama ‘The King’ has held its first script reading, thus marking its final stretch of preparations before filming. Main leads Ha Ji Won and Lee Seung Gi joined the rest of the cast in completing their first script reading on January 26th. A source revealed, “This day’s script reading was the first time the cast of ‘The King’ had all got together, and the mood washarmonious and peaceful… The script reading was carried out under the direction of Lee Jae Gyu PD in a serious, yet considerate atmosphere.” Read more on Allkpop.