Hong-Lang is the former Red Elder of the Red Fox Clan.
According to Jeokyeon, this Elder had a sense of inferiority towards Ryo-Woon's Mother, and on the day Ryo-Woon's mother joined the White Fox Clan, she praised the human woman excessively for her looks.
- It is speculated by Mok-Young Ajussi that the nine-tails orb given to Ryo-Woon by his father in fact belongs to this Elder.
- Ryo-Woon's Mother looks exactly like Hwa-Yeon, who she hated when she was alive.
- Hong-Lang and Hyun-Ryung appeared to be very close to each other, as Hong-Lang openly admits to her that after 1,000 years after Hwa-Yeon's death, that it was unfair that she had to watch a human who looked exactly like stay with the Fox Clan.