Curse of the Royal Harem
The international hit series about palace intrigue and romantic power struggles in a royal family, including one woman who turns evil to fight fate.
S01:E01 - Episode 1
TONGIYA YUN-YUEN is to be crowned as Empress HAU SUN soon. Other ladies in the palace send her their congratulations in person. PRINCE MUK, NIOHURU YEE-LAN, gives her a pot of orchid as a present.
S01:E05 - Episode 5
LAN tells EMPRESS DOWAGER that she would like to stay at a temple for a while to pray for blessings for the Qing Dynasty. PRINCE SHUI, however, suggests to TO-KWONG that they should go to the Summer Villa instead.
S01:E07 - Episode 7
TO-KWONG has been infected. LAN blames herself. He, however, only worries that he will pass the disease to her. PRINCE SHUI convenes a meeting of his ministers in the imperial garden, where he shows them some poorly made military equipments.
S01:E09 - Episode 9
YUEN decides to betroth LAM to YUNG GOONG GOONG, who is notorious for his eccentric temper. LAM hopes that LAN will let her work for her, this way she will not need to marry YUNG GOONG GOONG.
S01:E14 - Episode 14
EMPRESS DOWAGER appreciates the way LAM is sowing dissension between LAN and YUEN. She summons LAM late in the night to tell her about this. LAM is promoted to LADY CHING soon afterwards.
S01:E15 - Episode 15
YUEN has lost her baby. On one hand, YAU tells the imperial physician to keep this a secret. On the other, she lies to TO-KWONG that YUEN is doing fine. Probing into YUEN’s accident, TAI finds her miscarriage bears several striking similarities to that of LADY CHEUNG. YAU turns herself in so as not to get YUEN involved.
S01:E19 - Episode 19
EMPRESS DOWAGER orders WAI GOONG GOONG to cut off LADY SHUN’s head upon learning from OR that LADY SHUN is still alive. And if he fails to do so, his own head will be cut off. LAN has noticed that there is something unusual about TO-KWONG and EMPRESS DOWAGER’s relationship.