From makjang romance thrillers to contract marriages to military lawsuits, this week has some interesting dramas premiering. Come see which of your favorite actors and actresses will be on your screens very soon!
February 23, Viki, starring Lee Ji Hoon (River Where the Moon Rises), Han Chae Young (Chong Er’s Preach)
A romance thriller between four men and women running like a runaway locomotive toward different desires, including success, revenge, children and love.
Lee Sun Woo, is a photographer and editor in a magazine. He keeps a burning ambition and heartfelt desire for revenge hidden behind his warm exterior. Han Chae Rin is the CEO of a cosmetics company. She is greedy and ambitious despite her success. Park Da Som is a rising actress. She does anything for success. At the same time, she struggles to protect her son who has a rare disease. She’s internally struggling between motherhood and success, and despite her cold exterior, she truly loves her ill son. Hyun Seung Hoon, Park Da Som’s husband, is an aspiring model. His life goals are: overcome poverty and failures. He dreams of succeeding in life.
February 28, Netflix, starring Kim Se Jeong (The Uncanny Counter), Ahn Hyo Seop (Lovers of the Red Sky)
Shin Ha Ri is a single woman and works for a company. She has a male friend, who she has had a crush on for a long time, but she learns he has a girlfriend. Shin Ha Ri feels sad and decides to meet her friend Jin Young Seo, who is a daughter of a chaebol family. Jin Young Seo then asks Shin Ha-Ri to take her place on a blind date and even offers some money for her time. Shin Ha Ri accepts her friend’s offer. She goes out on the blind date as Jin Young Seo, while having the intention to get rejected by her date. When she sees her blind date, Shin Ha Ri is dumbfounded. Her blind date is Kang Tae Mu. He is the CEO of the company where she works.
Kang Tae Mu is the CEO of a company that his grandfather founded. One day, his grandfather informed him of an upcoming blind date that he set up for him. Kang Tae Mu is a workaholic and he is annoyed that his grandfather sets up blind dates for him. He decides to marry the next woman whom he meets on a blind date, so he won’t be disturbed from his work anymore. That woman is Shin Ha Ri, but pretending to be Jin Young Seo.
On the following day, Shin Ha Ri receives a phone call from Kang Tae Mu. He asks her to marry him.
Military Prosecutor Do Bae Man
February 28, Viki, starring Ahn Bo Hyun (Yumi’s Cells), Jo Bo Ah (Tale of the Nine-Tailed)
Do Bae Man became a military prosecutor to find success and wealth. His job is just a means for him to find success and he looks forward to quitting his job as a military prosecutor.
Cha Woo In comes from a wealthy chaebol family and she works as a rookie military prosecutor. She is confident and does not fear powerful people. She has excellent investigation skills for someone her age. Cha Woo In also became a military prosecutor to seek revenge.
Do Bae Man and Cha Woo In begin to work together as they break down evils in the military. During this time, Do Bae Man grows into a real military prosecutor.
What will you be watching, drama fans? Drop down in the comments below and let us know!
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