Sun-joo gives Woon-gil the key; Seo-jin divorces Yoon-cheol

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

Weekly update

“When I was the Most Beautiful” Episodes 7 and 8 (Sun.)

Today, 6:40 p.m.: Hwan and Ye Ji spend peaceful time in Jeju. But realizing Hwan still had feelings for her, Ye Ji leaves. Finding out how her daughter has lived, Ye Ji’s mom storms Ji-young’s place.

Today, 7:45 p.m.: Hwan’s effort to liberate Ye Ji only creates family dispute. Ye Ji and Hwan are engulfed in scandalous rumor.

“Teacher Oh Soon-nam” Episodes 95 and 96 (Mon.); Episodes 97 and 98 (Tue.)

Monday, 7:45 p.m.: Sun-joo gives Woon-gil the key. Sun-joo gets furious seeing Se-hee. Doo-mul regains consciousness. Yu-min hides Doo-mul. Yu-min rescues Doo-mul from drowning.

Tuesday, 7:45 p.m.: Doo-mul’s twin shows up. Doo-mul comes clean with Soon-nam. Doo-mul tells all how Yu-min saves him. Sun-joo finds out Bong-chul is responsible for her husband’s death.

“Penthouse” Episode 15 (Wed.); Episode 16 (Thur.)

Wednesday, 7:45 p.m.: “Min Seol-ah is Sim Soo-ryeon’s daughter!” Seo-jin openly accuses Soo-ryeon of being Min Seol-ah’s mom and Soo-ryeon resolves to get a divorce. Meanwhile, Ro-na learns of Yoon-hee’s relationship with Yoon-cheol and decides to leave Cheong-A to protect her mom.

Thursday, 7:45 p.m.: This is the best thing that has happened to me!” Seo-jin divorced Yoon-cheol and the life she’s always wanted became hers. Meanwhile, Dan-tae is inching closer to finding the prankster who pulled the mannequin stunt.

“SBS Gayo Daejun, Wonder Year 2020” Part 1 (Fri.); Parts 2 and 3 (Sat.)

Friday, 7:45 p.m.: Join the festivities in “SBS Gayo Daejun, Wonder Year 2020.” “SBS Gayo Daejun” features the most popular music artist to wrap up the year. Some of the artists include BTS, Twice, Jessie, Mamamoo and GFriend, to name a few.

Saturday, 6:50 p.m.: In Parts 2 and 3 (concluding), the global star BTS shares personal messages for all audiences.


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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