Dae Gil was the son of a nobleman, but loved Eon Nyeon, who was a slave. To rescue Eon Nyeon from a forced marriage, Eon Nyeon’s brother, Keun Nom, kills Dae Gil’s parents, burns the house down, and runs away with Eon Nyeon. To find Keun Nom and Eon Nyeon, the ones who brought his household to ruins, Dae Gil becomes a famous slave hunter known for being unmerciful, money-hungry and the best slave chaser in Joseon. Living like the noblemen, Eon Nyeon marries Song Tae Ha, the man who rescued her, but is unable to forget about Dae Gil. After chasing slaves for 10 years, Dae Gil finally finds Eon Nyeon, for whom he’s desperately searched. What happens in this story of love and revenge? Set during the Joseon Dynasty, “The Slave Hunters” tells the story about doomed love and the unfortunate lives of the slave chasers.