This complex appears as one of the royal family’s businesses in The Last Empress/Empress’s Dignity (황후의 품격) (SBS, 2018-19). In episode 9, Emperor Lee Hyuk (Shin Sung-rok) brings Min Yoo-ra (Lee Elijah) to this mall to show off with the royal family’s fortune. In episode 22, Emperor Lee Hyuk (Shin Sung-rok) and Oh Ssu-ni (Jang Na-ra) come here to showcase their rekindled love and when Ssu-ni is attacked, Na Wang-sik (Choi Jin-hyuk) protects her.
Times Square Mall [타임스퀘어], opened in 2009, is a huge mall — some prefer ‘lifestyle and recreational complex’ as description. It houses a department store [Shinsegae Department Store], a cinema complex [CGV Starium], a hotel [Courtyard by Marriott Hotel], a wedding hall [Amoris Banquet & Convention Center], a book store [Kyobo Book Center], a fitness center [Kolon Sporex Luxury Fitness Center], a supermarket [E-Mart Discount Supermarket] and multiple restaurants. It is located in Seoul’s neighborhood Yeongdeungpodong 4(sa)-ga [영등포동4가] in the Yeongdeungpo District [Yeongdeungpo-gu/영등포구].
15 Yeongjung-ro, Yeongdeungpo-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul
서울 영등포구 영중로 15
Geolocation: 37.517308, 126.903399
Yeongdeungpo Station [영등포역], Seoul Subway Line 1, Exit 6
(7 min walk)
— submitted by Marion KDL
— Photos taken by © Mich KDL, June 2017