Rae Wan tries to be cool; Hyo Dong is chased

The “Concert King” of the Philippines, singer, actor and songwriter Martin Nievera will perform at the Blue Note Hawaii this week, July 5-7. Shows are at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.

Nievera has done a remake of a famous Korean drama original soundtrack from “Stairway to Heaven,” “I Miss You” by Kim Bum Soo. Nievera has done remakes in English and in Tagalog. For more information, visit www.bluenotehawaii.com.

Weekly Update

‘Secret Mother’

Episodes 13 &14; 15 &16 (Sun)

Today, 6:30 p.m.: Yoon Jin gets closer to the truth. A witness comes forward. Yoon Jin sees the photo of Kim Eun Young and is shocked. Eun Young hopes her suspicion is wrong.

Today, 7:45 p.m.: Yoon Jin gets her hands on evidence of the kidnapper. Yoon Jin and Jung Wan set out to find Kim Eun Young. Eun Young, whose identity is about to be revealed, comes across a shocking photo of her sister.

‘You Drive Me Crazy’ (‘Wok Of Love’ pre-empted)

Episodes 1 &2 (Mon); Episodes 3 &4 (Tues)

Mon, 7:45 pm: A realistic love story. A story of your neighbor or friend. A friendship that turns into love one day without notice.

Tues, 7:45 pm: They decide to take that night to the grave and keep their friendship. Two months have passed and Rae Wan tries to be cool, even though Eun Sung has found someone. One confesses their feelings, and the other can’t handle it. Can their love see fruition?

‘The Undateables’

Episodes 11 &12 (Wed); Episodes 13 &14 (Thur)

Wednesday 7:45 p.m.: Hoon Nam and Jeong Eum lose their car key. They end up spending the night at Kim So Wool’s house by themselves. At fighting hunger and searching for the key, they see a different side to each other. Joon Soo can’t help but be bothered that the two spent the night alone.

Thursday 7:45 p.m.: Hoon Nam makes an effort to get close to Jeong Eum. Joon Soo, on the other hand, tries to block Hoon Nam’s advances. As they both vie for Jeong Eum’s affection, who will come out the winner?

‘Rich Son’

Episodes 25 &26 (Fri); Episodes 27 &28 (Sat)

Friday, 7:45 p.m.: Gye Dong decides to forsake the investment, saving the main branch, to start over. Chairman Nam has a different plan in motion. Hyun Bin gets into an accident while dropping off Kyung Ha at home, coincidentally in front of Yong’s shop. Gye Dong visits Young Ha’s house drunk one night. While talking about the past, they discover Gwang Jae and Young Ha were born at the same hospital on the same day. Gye Dong breaks down sobbing, realizing Young Ha’s grandma is the one who gave him the baby blanket.

Saturday, 7:45 p.m.: Gwang Jae and Soo Hee stay by Gye Dong’s side at the hospital. Hyo Dong is chased by the loan shark, and ends up doing something beyond reproach. Soo Hee and Bum Joon run into each other at the hospital, making Soo Hee anxious. Knowing the situation is headed for doom, Chairman Nam tries to protect Soo Hee by having her leave. Gye Dong sees them talking and senses something is amiss.


Jeff Chung is general manager of KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles. This column offers synopses of the dramas playing throughout Hawaii. Chung can be reached at 521-8066 or jeffchung@kbfd.com.


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