Following are this week’s synopses of shows on KFBD TV, which televises Korean drams with English subtitles:
‘Hide and Seek’
Episodes 41 and 42 (Mon.); 43 and 44 (Tues.)
Monday, 7:45 p.m.: Chae Rin is thrown into confusion after finding out that her birth mother is still alive. Eun Hyuk anticipates Chae Rin’s devastation after knowing the shocking truth. Miss Kim finally shows her true colors. Jae Sang uses Soo Ah to make Chae Rin the new owner of Makepacific. Tuesday, 7:45 p.m.: Soo Ah surrenders the management rights of Makepacific to Jae Sang. Mrs. Na goes down to her knees before Chae Rin, begging her to save the company.
Episodes 1 (Wed.); 2 (Thur.)
Wednesday, 7:45 p.m: This is a story about those who are obsessed with fulfilling their desires of the form of success that our society idealizes. Desires like money, power, and social class. In the past, Jenny Jang was poor and worked as a housemaid for a conglomerate family. With hard work and due diligence, Jenny becomes the owner of a boutique and also begins work as a lobbyist. Jenny becomes involved in an international city development project. Thursday, 7:45p.m: Hyun Ji looks around desperately to find information about her mother who is missing. A video of a mysterious yacht accident is sent to Mayor Do. Meanwhile, Jenny proposes a dangerous deal regarding the future of Deo Group.
Episode 11 (Fri.); Episode 12 (Sat.)
Friday, 7:45 p.m: Min-ji’s family house is turned upside down after they find out she dropped out of the medical school. Jeong-ae is devastated when Min-ji tells her that she only applied to a medical school due to Jeong-ae’s promise that she can do whatever she wants once she gets in. Il-nam suffers a heart attack. Saturday, 7:45p.m: Se-ryung packs up and leaves the house. Young-jae throws a punch aimed at Dae-ryong, but in the end, Min-ji is left as the victim of the violence.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.