August 2016 Drama List

Cinderella and Four Knights

  • Cinderella_and_Four_Knights-p1Drama: Cinderella and Four Knights (working & literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Cinderellawa Ne Myungui Gisa
  • Hangul: 신데렐라와 네 명의 기사
  • Director: Kwon Hyuk-Chan
  • Writer: Baek Myo (novel), Min Ji-Eun, Won Young-Sil
  • Network: tvN
  • Episodes: 16
  • Release Date: August 12 – October 1, 2016
  • Runtime: Fri & Sat 23:00
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

Eun Ha-Won is a college student. She is a bright girl who wants to be a veterinarian, but at home she is lonely. She is isolated from her family members. Eun Ha-Won lives with father, step-mother and step-sister after her mother died in a car accident. One day, she helps a mysterious old man. The old man suggests to her to live in a mansion and pursue her dream of becoming a veterinarian.

Since than, she moves into the mansion and lives with three cousins Kang Ji-Woon, Kang Hyun-Min, Kang Seo-Woo and their bodyguard Lee Yoon-Sung.

Cast

  • Jung Il-Woo – Kang Ji-Woon
  • Park So-Dam – Eun Ha-Won
  • Ahn Jae-Hyeon – Kang Hyun-Min
  • Lee Jung-Shin – Kang Seo-Woo
  • Choi Min – Lee Yoon-Sung
  • Son Na-Eun – Park Hye-Ji
  • Kim Yong-Geon – CEO Kang
  • Ko Bo-Gyeol

Moonlight Drawn by Clouds


  • Moonlight_Drawn_by_Clouds-01Drama:
    Moonlight Drawn by Clouds (literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Gooreumi Geurin Dalbit
  • Hangul: 구르미 그린 달빛
  • Director: Kim Sung-Yoon
  • Writer: Yoon Yi-Soo (web novel), kk (web novel),Kim Min-Jung, Im Ye-Jin
  • Network: KBS2
  • Episodes: 20
  • Release Date: August 15 – October 18, 2016
  • Runtime: Mon & Tue 22:00
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

Hong Ra-On disguises herself as a man and counsels men on dating. Due to a love letter she wrote for a client, she meets Crown Prince Hyomyeong (Park Bo-Gum). Hong Ra-On is unaware that he is the Crown Prince and Hyomyeong is unaware that Hong Ra-On is a woman. The Crown Prince becomes interested in Hong Ra-On. His eunuchs become aware of this and attempt to get Hong Ra-On to become one of them.

Cast

  • Park Bo-Gum – Crown Prince Hyomyeong
  • Kim You-Jung – Hong Ra-On
  • Jin Young – Kim Yoon-Sung
  • Chae Soo-Bin – Crown Princess Jo Ha-Yeon
  • Lee Seo-Won – Kim Byung-Yeon
  • Cheon Ho-Jin – Kim Hun
  • Kim Seung-Su – King Soonjo
  • Jung Hye-Seong – Princess Myungeun

Jealousy Incarnate

  • Drama: Jealousy Incarnate (working & literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Jiltooui Hwashin
  • Hangul: 질투의 화신
  • Director: Park Shin-Woo
  • Writer: Seo Sook-Hyang
  • Network: SBS
  • Episodes: 24
  • Release Date: August 24, 2016 — November 10, 2016
  • Runtime: Wed. & Thu. 22:00
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

Cast

  • Cho Jung-Seok – Lee Hwa-Shin
  • Kong Hyo-Jin – Pyo Na-Ri
  • Ko Gyung-Pyo – Ko Jung-Won
  • Lee Mi-Sook – Kye Sung-Sook
  • Lee Sung-Jae – Kim Rak
  • Park Ji-Young – Bang Ja-Young
  • Seo Eun-Su – Lee Hong-Dan
  • Park Eun-Ji

Laurel Tree Tailors

  • Drama: Laurel Tree Tailors (working & literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Wolgyesoo Yangbokjum Shinsadeul
  • Hangul: 월계수 양복점 신사들
  • Director: Hwang In-Hyuk
  • Writer: Koo Hyun-Sook
  • Network: KBS2
  • Episodes: 50
  • Release Date: August 27, 2016 — January 12, 2017
  • Runtime: Saturdays & Sundays 19:55
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

Cast

  • Lee Dong-Gun – Lee Dong-Jin
  • Jo Yoon-Hee – Na Yeon-Sil
  • Cha In-Pyo – Bae Sam-Do
  • Ra Mi-Ran – Bok Sun-Nyeo
  • Shin Goo – Lee Man-Sool
  • Oh Hyun-Kyung – Lee Dong-Sook

Our Gab-Soon

  • Drama: Our Gab-Soon (working & literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Woori Gabsooni
  • Hangul: 우리 갑순이
  • Director: Boo Sung-Chul
  • Writer: Moon Young-Nam
  • Network: SBS
  • Episodes: 50
  • Release Date: August 27, 2016 — February 12, 2017
  • Runtime: Saturday & Sunday 21:00
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

Cast

  • Song Jae-Rim – Gab-Dol
  • Lee Ha-Na – Gab-Soon
  • Yoo-Sun – Gab-Dol’s older sister
  • Kim Gyu-Ri
  • Lee Byung-Joon
  • Moon Sung-Ho – Jo Geum-Sik

Scarlet Heart: Ryeo

  • photo742643Drama: Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo (literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Dalui Yeonin – Bobogyungsim Ryeo
  • Hangul: 달의 연인-보보경심 려
  • Director: Kim Kyu-Tae
  • Writer: Tong Hua (novel), Jo Yoon-Young
  • Network: SBS
  • Episodes: 20
  • Release Date: August 29, 2016 — November 1, 2016
  • Runtime: Monday & Tuesday 22:00
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

When a total eclipse of the sun takes place, Hae-Soo (IU) travels back in time to the Goryeo era. There, she falls in love with Wang So (Lee Joon-Gi) who makes other people tremble with fear.

Cast

  • Lee Joon-Gi – Wang So (fourth prince)
  • IU – Hae-Soo
  • Kang Ha-Neul – Wang Wook (eighth prince)
  • Hong Jong-Hyun – Wang Yo (third prince)
  • Baekhyun – Wang Eun (tenth prince)
  • Nam Joo-Hyuk – Wang Wook (thirteen prince)
  • Ji Soo – Wang Jung (fourteen prince)
  • Yoon Sun-Woo – Wang Won
  • Kim San-Ho – First Prince
  • Kang Han-Na – Hwangbo Yeon-Hwa
  • Seohyun – Woo-Hee
  • Kim Sung-Kyun – Choi Ji-Mong
  • Z.Hera – Soon-Duk
  • Sung Dong-Il
  • Jo Min-Gi
  • Park Ji-Young
  • Woo Hee-Jin
  • Park Shi-Eun
  • Jin Ki-Joo