When you’re a family with a financial empire, your greatest enemy may be under the same roof. During the turbulent economic times of the 1990s, Jang Tae Joo (Go Soo) builds a golden family empire while raising his younger sister on his own after their father’s death. In order to grow his empire, Tae Joo marries Choi Seo Yoon (Lee Yo Won), a chaebol heiress who can help fund his dreams. But Seo Yoon’s cousin, Choi Min Jae (Son Hyun Joo), becomes Tae Joo’s biggest rival. Will Tae Joo have build his empire with his blood and sweat only to see it torn by his own family? “Empire of Gold” is a 2013 South Korean drama series directed by Jo Nam Kook.