Greed sets up Nanjeong; Jeong-ae leaves home

Following are this week’s synopses of shows on KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles:.

Weekly update

‘Flower in Prison’

Episode 15 (today); Episode 16 (today)

Today, 6:45 p.m.: Taewon and Oknyo learn about Nanjeong’s greed for gold. The two start their plan to get to Nanjeong. Woo Chi acts his way to gain Nanjeong’s trust, setting the stage. Oknyo asks Taewon if he sees her as a woman.

Today, 7:45 p.m.: Nanjeong takes the bait set by Taewon. Cheondeuk worries if Oknyo will be put in danger. Oknyo, Uchi and Jiham build their plan, but it becomes derailed by an unexpected event.

‘2019 SBS Drama Awards’

Part 1 (Mon.); Part 2 (Tue.)

Monday, 6:50 p.m.: Some of Korea’s favorite actors and actresses come together to celebrate the year’s best SBS dramas during the 2019 SBS Drama Awards, hosted by actress Jang Nara and comedian Shin Dongyup.

Tuesday, 6:50 p.m.: Nominees have a chance to win in categories such as best new actor/actress, best couple, producer award and many more. Which of your favorite dramas will win the grand prize?

‘Stove League’

Episode 7 (Wed.); Episode 8 (Thurs.)

Wednesday, 7:45 p.m.: Seung Su and Se Young are faced with working with a drastically reduced budget for the contract renewal for the players. A chaotic negotiation ensues with different players with various issues.

Thursday, 7:45 p.m.: Obstacles from a 30% budget cut and Se Hyeok’s interference work as a stumbling block for Seung Su and Se Young. The renewal contract negotiation is far from smooth sailing.

‘My Mom’

Episode 45 (Fri.); Episode 46 (Sat.)

Friday, 7:45 p.m.: Jeong-ae ends up leaving the house when Na-mi’s ways become unbearable. Furious at Na-mi, Il-nam gives her ultimatum whether to live with Min-ji or have Young-jae promoted. Unable to win over Il-nam, Na-mi brings Min-ji home.

Saturday, 7:45 p.m.: Na-mi makes an issue of Min-ji’s messy room, embarrassing Jeong-ae. Se-ryung becomes suspicious of Jang-jae and Kong-soon. Kang-jae sees a pregnancy test kit in Kong-soon’s bedroom.


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


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