Jae Yeol confesses to the murder; Chil Seong visits his mother

A few weeks ago during a weekend getaway staycation to Kona, I was able to see for the first time with my own eyes, KBFD TV in high definition on the Neighbor Islands. KBFD now has a new channel statewide in HD on Spectrum cable; Channel 2 and 1002.

Many have probably seen our half page ads promoting our statewide coverage in HD in the Star Advertiser. We are also promoting our Facebook page KBFD TV and having giveaways on the social media. Please “like” us on Facebook for your chance to win a Korean Drama DVD set with English subtitles. Our Facebook page will have detailed information on current dramas and other entertainment information.

Weekly Update

‘Secret Mother’

Episodes 29 &30; Episodes 31 &32 (Fri.)

Today, 6:30 p.m.: Jae Yeol confesses to the murder and begs Yoon Jin to let it go for their son’s sake. Eun Young is shocked at the truth after seeing the video of Min Ji’s accident and the culprit. Jae Yeol heads to the authorities to turn himself in but Yoon Jin stops him.

Today, 7:45 p.m.: Hyeon Joo turns the steering wheel, getting her and Jae Yeol into an accident. Eun Young feels for Yoon Jin and apologizes that maybe it would’ve been better if she never showed up in Yoon Jin’s life. Can everyone get on with their lives, now that the truth is revealed?

‘Wok Of Love’

Episodes 33 &34 (Mon.); Episodes 35 &36 (Tues.)

Monday, 7:45 p.m.: The competition has commenced. Poong is in crisis, having to cook for 100 people without Seol Ja’s assistance. Poong faces Jeong Hae’s apparent disapproval. Sae Woo has a tough time working at the hotel restaurant. Chil Seong finds out why his mother had been hiding her identity.

Tuesday, 7:45 p.m.: Poong is up against Sae Woo’s parents’ disapproval. He feels pressure to give up, but Sae Woo encourages him by telling him that she has his back. Poong is up against his former colleagues at the hotel restaurant. Chil Seong visits his mother at the hospital and they have a heart to heart moment.

‘The Undateables’

Episodes 27 &28 (Wed.); Episodes 29 &30 (Thur.)

Wednesday 7:45 p.m.: A tragedy befalls lovey-dovey couple, Hoon Nam and Jeong Eum. Who would’ve known their parents were arch-enemies, turning them into a modern day Romeo and Juliet. They have a daunting task ahead of them; persuading their parents.

Thursday 7:45 p.m.: Jeong Eum learns that Hoon Nam witnessed the scene at the airport; her low point in life. She feels betrayed because he had not told her that he knew. Joon Soo acknowledges Hoon Nam truly loves Jeong Eum. Hoon Nam goes all out to earn back Jeong Eum faith in him.

‘Rich Son’

Episodes 41&42 (Fri.); Episodes 43 &44 (Sat.)

Friday, 7:45 p.m.: Bok Soon gets ready to move out. Soon Ok is upset seeing her packing and shows her discontent at Won Yong. Won Yong ends up telling Yong to stay. Gwang Jae’s car gets confiscated and ends up on the streets. Soo Hee finds out about Gwang Jae’s predicament and heads over to Tae Il, only to end up hearing something shocking.

Saturday, 7:45 p.m.: Soo Hee is engulfed in shock after finding out Tae Il is her son. Kyung Ha sees Hyun Bin and his girlfriend together. She still continues to plan the wedding. Won Yong and Hyun Sook are disappointed at Hyun Bin’s wedding gift to Kyung Ha. Gwang Jae starts working as part time at a bar.


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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