“The Last Empress” could also be approaching its finale, however the present has completed nothing however amp up the drama because it nears the tip. It looks as if we’ve got extra unanswered questions and free ends than ever earlier than! As we anxiously await subsequent week’s episodes to seek out out who will survive, who will preserve energy, and who will get revenge, let’s recap the six largest cliffhangers from Episodes 43 and 44!
Warning: Spoilers for Episodes 43-44 under.
1. Will Yoon get up?
After final week’s episodes ended with Prince Yoon (Oh Seung Yoon) being attacked and strangled, this week we came upon that the Prince’s accidents are critical, and the outlook is bleak. Will Yoon get up? Will his thoughts be the identical? Or will the writers give him some good old school K-drama amnesia? (Please no amnesia!)
2. Will the proof towards Kang Hee come out?
We additionally found that Kang Hee (Yoon So Yi) and the Empress Dowager (Shin Eun Kyung) are behind the assault on Yoon — and that within the course of they stole his cellphone, which contained the proof that steered Kang Hee had one thing to do with Empress So Hyun’s loss of life. Sunny and Wang Sik are looking for the lacking proof, however we’re ready with bated breath to see whether or not they are going to have the ability to recuperate the cellphone and uncover the reality!
3. What is Wang Sik’s plan?
This week Wang Sik (Choi Jin Hyuk) confirmed his good samaritan aspect with some sort but mysterious actions: going round giving cash to individuals the royal household has wronged — together with a card together with his identify on it.
In addition to simply being kindhearted, Wang Sik appears to have a bigger plan within the works by getting his identify on the market — and we’re questioning simply what he has up his sleeve.
4. What will occur to Kang Joo Seung?
Right after Yoo Ra was despatched to the psychological hospital to attempt to decide whether or not Kang Joo Seung has any perception into Kang Hee, Kang Hee herself confirmed up and kidnapped Joo Seung. Interestingly, Kang Hee is attempting laborious to make it appear to be she rescued Joo Seung, and we marvel what her motives are for making an attempt to win the poor man over to her aspect. Will he belief Kang Hee? What does she plan on doing with him?
5. Is this the tip of Hyuk’s redemption arc?
For weeks now, “The Last Empress” has been exhibiting a nicer aspect of Emperor Lee Hyuk (Shin Sung Rok). The drama made it appear to be his love for Sunny (Jang Nara) was really inspiring him to develop into a greater individual, which additionally significantly confused our emotions in direction of Hyuk: is he a coldhearted sociopath, or the misunderstood sufferer of a horrible childhood? But Hyuk’s actions in direction of Sunny and Wang Sik this week confirmed that he’s nonetheless the identical twisted man that he was initially of the drama. Although we anticipated him to be indignant upon discovering that the girl he loves and the person he considers his closest pal have been betraying him all alongside, his brutally violent response suggests that he’s no modified man. Will Hyuk be evil once more for the remainder of the drama? Or will he have a last-minute, everlasting change of coronary heart in the long run?
6. What will Wang Sik’s destiny be?
After maintaining his identification a secret for the whole lot of the drama, Woo Bin lastly admitted to Hyuk that he’s Na Wang Sik, the person who has been haunting Hyuk for therefore lengthy. And with dozens of weapons pointed at Wang Sik, issues are usually not trying too good for him after this revelation. Will he survive? Will he take down Hyuk and full his revenge? We must know!
Hey Soompiers, which cliffhanger has you on the sting of your seat probably the most? Let us know within the feedback!
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Currently watching: “The Last Empress,” “My Strange Hero,” and “The Crowned Clown.”
All-time favourite dramas: “Scarlet Heart: Goryeo,” “Goblin,” and “Hwayugi.”
Looking ahead to: “Asadal” and “Vagabond.”
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